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    #136551 - 07/19/10 02:55 PM crash and burn
    Jimshaw Offline
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    I figured this belonged in "almost over the hill"!
    Jim
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oY24fXDKFRA&feature=related
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    #136561 - 07/19/10 10:23 PM Re: crash and burn [Re: Jimshaw]
    Dryer Offline
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    What did his insurance premiums do after that? grin
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    #136583 - 07/20/10 11:27 AM Re: crash and burn [Re: Jimshaw]
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    As someone once asked me: "What are an idiot's last words?"

    "Hey, everybody - Watch this!!"

    grin

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    #136590 - 07/20/10 02:50 PM Re: crash and burn [Re: Jimshaw]
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    Gravity.

    Not just a good idea.........it's the law.
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    * May not apply at certain latitudes in Canada and elsewhere.

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    #136597 - 07/20/10 06:09 PM Re: crash and burn [Re: Glenn]
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    I thought it was:

    "Hold my beer and watch this!" lol lol
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    #136598 - 07/20/10 07:07 PM Re: crash and burn [Re: ringtail]
    Glenn Offline
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    That's the undergrad version of the quote.

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    #136599 - 07/20/10 07:17 PM Re: crash and burn [Re: Glenn]
    Jimshaw Offline
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    Somehow this one also belongs in the almost over the hill category, a different hill, but a hill none the less, with its own pipeline even:
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b2HZJ80mUFI&feature=related
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    #136605 - 07/20/10 10:20 PM Re: crash and burn [Re: Jimshaw]
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    "No good deed goes unpunished!"
    Never knew a dozer could freewheel like that.
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    #136606 - 07/20/10 10:25 PM Re: crash and burn [Re: Dryer]
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    So, which one of the tracked vehicles darted out in front of the other one to cause the problem?

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    #136608 - 07/20/10 11:14 PM Re: crash and burn [Re: Glenn]
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    I'm just sure whether I'd rather be hiking along see a tyranosaur coming down a steep hill at me, or a run away 50,000 pound dozer. shocked crazy
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    #136612 - 07/21/10 08:59 AM Re: crash and burn [Re: Jimshaw]
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    Hey, Jim Shaw. Twice this week you have made my day a little happier. Thank you. goodjob thanks


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