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    Guinea Hood Ostuni's Avatar
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    PowerBar Controversy at TdF.....

    Seems that PowerBar is using unfair tactics to promote its product:



    EDIT: Uh-oh. Just thought of the kinds of posts that some of you may be considering for this thread.... BEHAVE.
    Last edited by Ostuni; 07-18-06 at 08:46 AM.
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    wow she's purty!

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    I bet some of the podium girls are jealous.
    The search for inner peace continues...

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    PowerBars still taste like crap.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DrPete
    PowerBars still taste like crap.

    DrPete
    But the attractive orange packaging has to count for something, doesn't it?
    The search for inner peace continues...

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    They need to make a new flavor, "beer, cigarettes, and P*ssy"
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    I could eat that.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DrPete
    PowerBars still taste like crap.

    DrPete
    HEY! I LIKE PowerBars, damn it!
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    I'll eat that!

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    Quote Originally Posted by USAZorro
    But the attractive orange packaging has to count for something, doesn't it?
    I thought the orange to go after the Basque population was tacky.

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    Quote Originally Posted by bmclaughlin807
    HEY! I LIKE PowerBars, damn it!
    Really? The original ones? I just can't stomach them. It's all about Fig Newtons and Larabars for me...

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    She's kinda toothy, ain't she?

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    Yes, the original ones. Vanilla Crisp is my favorite

    I like the newer ones, too... (Ok, I don't like ALL of them... Don't like the chocolate ones (original), and there's one of the newer ones I don't like, don't remember the flavor.
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    Quote Originally Posted by DrPete
    Really? The original ones? I just can't stomach them. It's all about Fig Newtons and Larabars for me...

    DrPete
    Is this better?

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    She looks like a pomeranian. Weirdly-spaced features.
    Falling down is not exercising.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SingleSpeeDemon
    Is this better?



    Ahhhhh... Heaven...

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    Quote Originally Posted by brokenrobot
    She looks like a pomeranian. Weirdly-spaced features.
    i think julia roberts looks like an irish setter....
    Tom Hagen: 'Thank you for the dinner and a very pleasant evening. If your car could take me to the airport - Mr. Corleone is a man who insists on hearing bad news immediately.'

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ostuni
    i think julia roberts looks like an irish setter....
    You're not wrong.
    Falling down is not exercising.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DrPete
    PowerBars still taste like crap.

    DrPete
    +1

    - i won one via Bob Roll's head (Trek scratch-off)... when i went into the LBS to get my free water bottle (another win), i gave my winning email printout to a guy behind me in line..

    - they're *nasty*!

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    Eyes too far apart. Next?

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    I am still trying to figure out what the brown spot under her nose is. Or maybe I don't want to know.
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    Guinea Hood Ostuni's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Staceyfb
    I am still trying to figure out what the brown spot under her nose is. Or maybe I don't want to know.
    i'm hoping its a shadow in that cute dimple between her nose and her upper lip...

    and you guys stop it with the 'pomeranian' and 'eyes too far apart' and 'weirdly shaped features' and 'toothy' remarks...

    you're talking about the woman i love....
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    Andy Like!
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    I still really just like the Fig Newtons. Not my type.

    DrPete

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    Quote Originally Posted by brokenrobot
    She looks like a pomeranian. Weirdly-spaced features.
    You should have heard what she said about you.
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