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Old 06-16-03, 07:34 PM
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John E
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My favorite story about leg shaving is the scene in "Breaking Away," in which the father sees his 17-year-old son, a budding bicycle racer, singing Italian arias while shaving his legs.

Father to mother: "He's shaving!"
Mother: "So? He is almost a grown man."
Father: "... his legs!"
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