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Something funny........(9 posts)

Something funny........CARBON110
Aug 8, 2003 8:43 AM
So, my brothers' wife recently told me she and her brother, who is a good friend of mine, went to school with Lance in Plano. After receiving this news I jumped in a high pitched tone "well, what was he like?" They replied flippantly "He used to ride his bike alot, everywhere" I said, that's like saying Charles Dickens "used to write alot" I asked repeatedly for details but alas to no avail....they could not provide any....
re: Something funny........african
Aug 8, 2003 8:48 AM
My business sold some stuff to a lady that was making up a present for someone to give to Lance. It was pretty cool I thought that I was suppling him. Yes it was a bicycle related item.
a little off topic but...thatsmybush
Aug 8, 2003 8:58 AM
there is a tavern in Greenwich that has a plaque that mentions something like. Charles Dickens drank here...occasionally he wrote a novel.
The bike shop where I used to workboyd2
Aug 8, 2003 9:44 AM
sold two bikes that were for Hialry and Chelsea Clinton. They were Ralegh MTB's. My good buddy built them and I happened to be there when they were picked up. I helped the sceret service guy load them in a big white Suburban with dark tinted windows. There was a big diamond plate toolbox just behind the drivers seat. I asked what was in it and the agent just smiled and thanked me for the help.
The bike shop where I used to workFender
Aug 8, 2003 1:24 PM
They could only afford Raleighs? Did they ever bring them back for service?
my brother went to high school w/ the chick from the B-52starwheel
Aug 8, 2003 10:39 AM
you know, the one with the bee-hive hairdo ... Athens, GA

I went to college while REM and B-52s were playing locally but never heard of them until later. Was studying too much, I guess.
cosmic . . .Drone 5200
Aug 8, 2003 11:50 AM
that would be Kate.
Jimi Hendrix and I went to school in Seattle...rwbadley
Aug 8, 2003 6:39 PM
but he went to a different school, and was a few years ahead of me. I never heard him play.

;-) RW
Yeah, I went to Junior high with Tom Hanks...MrCelloBoy
Aug 8, 2003 3:30 PM
He was pretty funny back then.
I was too, but pursued playing the Cello rather than acting.

Less profitable, but I bet I have lower stress!