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Old 12-15-06, 01:25 PM
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Originally Posted by chelboed
Okay I posted something in the "Oh Little Leeeeeeeeeeeeeeoooooooooo" thread to the effect of:

Brooks are ugly, heavy, and look uncomfortable.

I did some research (tiny bit) and they look pretty kewl. The leather is not really wrapped around a shell. More like it's riveted to the nose and tail & there is no shell underneath. You sit on a "banana hammock" type thingy.

Who's got one that can tell me about it?
Brooks are everything you've listed. Ugly, heavy and look uncomfortable. But once you're on one, they are plain heaven. Hey! I think there's a dirty joke in there somewhere
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