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madinmaryland Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-08-07 03:06 PM
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9. And why does everyone drive an SUV to the Gym?
:grr: I work next to a fitness center, and the lot is filled with at least two thirds SUV's, with single drivers arriving. If these people would just go out and walk for half an hour, they'd wouldn't have to waste all that fuel going to the gym.

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  -There are alot of overweight people at my gym, LaraMN  Jan-08-07 01:21 PM   #0 
  - That's kind of you to say  Momgonepostal   Jan-08-07 01:56 PM   #1 
  - Oh, don't think the smaller people are having mean thoughts!  LaraMN   Jan-08-07 02:08 PM   #2 
  - We ALL have our stupid hang-ups  Momgonepostal   Jan-08-07 02:12 PM   #3 
     - Of that, I'm quite certain you are correct!  LaraMN   Jan-08-07 02:14 PM   #4 
     - You know, at the gym I go to, there are a lot of seniors...  Momgonepostal   Jan-08-07 02:36 PM   #5 
        - There's a man at my gym who is 80 years old.  Left Is Write   Jan-08-07 05:18 PM   #24 
     - As far as I know, Momgonepostal,  twilight_sailing   Jan-08-07 03:13 PM   #11 
  - I have never had any negative thoughts about anyone at my gym...  Left Is Write   Jan-08-07 05:16 PM   #23 
  - Goes for guys too.  seawolf   Jan-08-07 02:54 PM   #6 
  - That makes sense.  LaraMN   Jan-08-07 03:31 PM   #15 
  - Ah, thank you for the def. Weight only hinders some activities.  seawolf   Jan-08-07 03:48 PM   #21 
  - I love to read posts made by Internet braggarts that claim some ridiculously low body fat % -  bullwinkle428   Jan-08-07 08:32 PM   #31 
  - Just goes to show us all  MissMillie   Jan-08-07 03:02 PM   #7 
  - Abso-freaking-lutely!  LaraMN   Jan-08-07 03:35 PM   #17 
  - I have a good friend from school...  sjbech   Jan-08-07 03:05 PM   #8 
  - Lol! Rather flies in the face of the stereotypes that are perpetuated, doesn't it?  LaraMN   Jan-08-07 03:40 PM   #18 
     - It's an easy stereotype to hold...  sjbech   Jan-08-07 09:09 PM   #32 
  - And why does everyone drive an SUV to the Gym?  madinmaryland   Jan-08-07 03:06 PM   #9 
  - I go to the Y. Hardly an SUVs and lots of Dem and anti-Bush stickers.  sbj405   Jan-08-07 05:36 PM   #26 
  - those are the trophy wives  Neo   Jan-09-07 03:32 PM   #40 
  - That's not a gym, it's a McDonald's. The gym is next door  HEyHEY   Jan-08-07 03:08 PM   #10 
  - Don't be an asshole  GirlinContempt   Jan-09-07 10:59 AM   #36 
     - ? Why don't you just ask DaVinci not to paint!?  HEyHEY   Jan-09-07 02:48 PM   #37 
        - Cause he's dead  GirlinContempt   Jan-09-07 03:04 PM   #38 
  - I figure if I or they were perfect, we wouldn't need to come to the gym.  Deep13   Jan-08-07 03:15 PM   #12 
  - Some lady came up to me at the gym and said i inspired her  soleft   Jan-08-07 03:24 PM   #13 
  - A study recently showed that thin and in shape is healthier than overweight and in shape  jobycom   Jan-08-07 03:26 PM   #14 
  - I've run 4 half-marathons here in Souther Spain...  ALiberalSailor   Jan-08-07 03:31 PM   #16 
  - Lol!  LaraMN   Jan-08-07 03:41 PM   #19 
  - I learned that during my first 5K  Strawman   Jan-08-07 03:47 PM   #20 
  - What a nice thing to say, Lara  JulieRB   Jan-08-07 05:09 PM   #22 
  - Go for it!  LaraMN   Jan-08-07 05:22 PM   #25 
  - It happens this time of year in most gyms. Usually by March it's the regulars  retread   Jan-08-07 06:26 PM   #27 
  - yup  Skittles   Jan-08-07 09:43 PM   #33 
  - I'm glad to hear it. My gym is a meat market.  philosophie_en_rose   Jan-08-07 06:38 PM   #28 
  - I'm in college. Gym here = meat market times ten.  seawolf   Jan-08-07 11:36 PM   #34 
  - There's something to that  Lydia Leftcoast   Jan-08-07 08:14 PM   #29 
  - I knew a marathon runner who would tuck 2 cigarettes into his hat  Little Wing   Jan-08-07 08:15 PM   #30 
  - Having quit smoking 8 months ago...  ALiberalSailor   Jan-09-07 03:50 AM   #35 
  - I used to smoke while riding a bicycle  Neo   Jan-09-07 03:21 PM   #39 
  - Yeah, I was really nervous at first when I started regularly going to the gym  grace0418   Jan-09-07 03:52 PM   #41 

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