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Old 03-08-06, 04:24 PM   #1
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Attn: Crabby Messengers:

A MBA type dude with an SUV just told me I have a "Nice Fix."


Doesnt that just tear your cold heart out?!
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Old 03-08-06, 04:31 PM   #2
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i love it.
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A MBA type dude with an SUV just told me I have a "Nice Fix."


Doesnt that just tear your cold heart out?!
what's an MBA type dude"?
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Old 03-08-06, 04:54 PM   #4
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This might get the "most stereotypes with least words" award
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Oh, sorry, I didn't know this was the messenger's forum. My bad.
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Old 03-08-06, 05:38 PM   #6
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This might get the "most stereotypes with least words" award
I think only if he ended the story "and than I was cut off by a badly driving drunken half black half white, quarter asian, mostly irish, hispanic old lady gardener soccer mom taking up two lanes driving a stolen SUV gypsy cab with car full of landscaping equipment and smelly cheap drunken mexican midget jews....honkey"
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That happens to me alot. It never get less strange.
Today an old postal worker stopped me to talk about how the brooks saddle on my bike was 'just like the one he had as a kid' and tell me about a racing bike he was building.
****ing awesome. I hope I'm building 'racing bikes' when I'm that old.
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Old 03-08-06, 05:42 PM   #8
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Oh, sorry, I didn't know this was the messenger's forum. My bad.
somebody call the waaaaaaambulance.
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Old 03-08-06, 05:44 PM   #9
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If I was stereotyping messengers, wouldnt I have just said "Messengers?"
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Old 03-08-06, 05:45 PM   #10
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Oh, sorry, I didn't know this was the messenger's forum. My bad.
What are you trying to say?
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Old 03-08-06, 05:47 PM   #11
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Watch, as I effortlessly hijack this thread!

How many people here are or have been package jockeys?

I used to back in the day. This might also answer the messenger forum bit too.
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Old 03-08-06, 05:57 PM   #12
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Right after I saw you today, Mareesha, an elderly black woman walked by as I was locking up on 6th and said, "Nice fix." Happens almost every day. College students, Ready and Able guys, cleaning ladies, doormen. All the population agrees- Nice Fix.
I am a "package jockey."
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Sweet.
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And how many of you have SUVs?

To this day I have not owned any motorvehicle.
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I've never gotten a drivers lisence. Beat that
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Old 03-08-06, 06:04 PM   #16
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I've never gotten a drivers lisence. Beat that
what's a "driver's license"?
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Six years messin in Montreal. Was an awesome time.

**** you need a license?
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I have an MBA, own an SUV and 2 of my 15 bikes are fixed.
This tread is meaningless.

Enjoy
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A MBA type dude with an SUV just told me I have a "Nice Fix."

are you an attractive male that just had his testicles removed and rides naked?---that might explain it
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Old 03-08-06, 06:34 PM   #21
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I have an MBA, own an SUV and 2 of my 15 bikes are fixed.
This tread is meaningless.

Enjoy

dude, you totally left out the part about how you used to be a messenger
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what's a "driver's license"?
Yea, so I'm a little dyslexic. Rub it in, won't you?
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Yea, so I'm a little dyslexic. Rub it in, won't you?
in all seriousness duder, i wasn't correctin' yer spellin'! you got me wrong! in fact, i hate when smartasses here do that--it's tacky. i was givin ya some guff cause ya said you never even had a license--"beat that" and i was "beatin' that" by sayin' "what's a license". . .ah, never mind. . .
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22 posts, an MBA, fixes and no kevin bacon allusions?
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in all seriousness duder, i wasn't correctin' yer spellin'! you got me wrong! in fact, i hate when smartasses here do that--it's tacky. i was givin ya some guff cause ya said you never even had a license--"beat that" and i was "beatin' that" by sayin' "what's a license". . .ah, never mind. . .
Ah, I see, I see. No offense taken.
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