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      “I wasn't trying to wreck him, I just wanted to rattle his cage.”... Dale Earnhardt
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      Best thread of '11 so far!


      In for more later!

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      I had one of these too!

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      Quote Originally Posted by alleghenyman View Post
      All of the rust, bondo, and patchwork done with old street signs gives them the crash safety of a cake decoration.

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      Quote Originally Posted by alleghenyman View Post
      All of the rust, bondo, and patchwork done with old street signs gives them the crash safety of a cake decoration.

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      Quote Originally Posted by Surf Green View Post
      It's not hard to tell when a driver is texting. If I can do it while driving a manual, eating a cheeseburger AND loading a shotgun... the average driver, who is admittedly much smarter, and more coordinated than me, should be capable of seeing it too.

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      Quote Originally Posted by Surf Green View Post
      It's not hard to tell when a driver is texting. If I can do it while driving a manual, eating a cheeseburger AND loading a shotgun... the average driver, who is admittedly much smarter, and more coordinated than me, should be capable of seeing it too.

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      01-15-2011 11:30 AM #125
      Quote Originally Posted by Blackohio
      Built in boost gauge in the dash. One of my friends at the time saw that turbo was on theoretical empty and asked if we needed to stop and get more turbo. I gave it gas and he was like wait, its full now. Had to quickly explain the process.
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      so basically the OP has no clue about anything and just posts out of his ass?

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      statement of the times

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      Quote Originally Posted by Blackohio
      Built in boost gauge in the dash. One of my friends at the time saw that turbo was on theoretical empty and asked if we needed to stop and get more turbo. I gave it gas and he was like wait, its full now. Had to quickly explain the process.
      Quote Originally Posted by Calcvictim View Post
      so basically the OP has no clue about anything and just posts out of his ass?

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      01-15-2011 11:37 AM #127
      all of Portland OR

      West Burnside & 10th, 1937



      SW 18th & Morrison, 1939



      SW 4th & Yamhill, 1939



      N Interstae Ave & Albina, 1945



      NW 19th & Lovejoy, 1952



      downtown parkinglot, 1958



      Harbor Drive, 1962 (note: this is now a riverfront park!)



      SW 1st Avenue, 1973

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      and my new pet peeve: the "woah" misspelling of whoa: it's W-H-O-A, people! "learn it. know it. live it." seriously. #FFS #SMH

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      01-15-2011 11:41 AM #128
      Quote Originally Posted by Blackohio
      Built in boost gauge in the dash. One of my friends at the time saw that turbo was on theoretical empty and asked if we needed to stop and get more turbo. I gave it gas and he was like wait, its full now. Had to quickly explain the process.
      Quote Originally Posted by Calcvictim View Post
      so basically the OP has no clue about anything and just posts out of his ass?

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      01-15-2011 11:43 AM #129
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      Quote Originally Posted by mitch hedberg
      I drive a rental car, I don't know what's going on with it, right? So a lot of times I'll drive for like 10 miles with the emergency brake on. That doesn't say a lot for me, but it really doesn't say a lot for the emergency brake.
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      How hard is that to understand without getting your panties in a bunch?
      Surely some of you guys managed to make it out of middle school.

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      01-15-2011 11:45 AM #130
      Quote Originally Posted by mitch hedberg
      I drive a rental car, I don't know what's going on with it, right? So a lot of times I'll drive for like 10 miles with the emergency brake on. That doesn't say a lot for me, but it really doesn't say a lot for the emergency brake.
      Quote Originally Posted by Robstr View Post
      How hard is that to understand without getting your panties in a bunch?
      Surely some of you guys managed to make it out of middle school.

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      01-15-2011 12:07 PM #131
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      Quote Originally Posted by Harry S. Truman
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      01-15-2011 12:19 PM #132
      Some great photos in here.
      The SIDO <--The good ish

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      Quote Originally Posted by mitch hedberg
      My manager was concerned, he said "Mitch, don't use liquor as a crutch." I can't use liquor as a crutch... because a crutch helps me walk. Liquor severely screws up the way I walk.

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      01-15-2011 12:32 PM #134
      Quote Originally Posted by cryption View Post
      San Fransisco:
      Loving the San Francisco pics Having spent most of my adult life there, seeing those old snaps means a lot to me.


      Anyone have any old F1 pics? Thanks to rFactor I've just been in love with vintage F1 lately...

      Lotus 97T, I love this car













      my favorite F1 car, the McLaren MP4/4....I need to find more period pics from this car's legendary season.







      and some other goodies



































      Want even more hushypushy? Automotive photography and journalism for the sophisticated gearhead: Star Road.

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      Quote Originally Posted by mitch hedberg
      My manager was concerned, he said "Mitch, don't use liquor as a crutch." I can't use liquor as a crutch... because a crutch helps me walk. Liquor severely screws up the way I walk.

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      01-15-2011 12:49 PM #136
      Love the old racing pics!

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      Quote Originally Posted by mitch hedberg
      My manager was concerned, he said "Mitch, don't use liquor as a crutch." I can't use liquor as a crutch... because a crutch helps me walk. Liquor severely screws up the way I walk.

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      Me detailing my stuff. 1972


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