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Old 01-29-2011, 08:55 AM   #11
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That sounds like fun. When you come, pick up Steve on your way out, make it a road trip across the Country, raising hell the whole way, and hit Texas like a tornado.

I'll cook!
I'll drive. Val can man the dashboard CD player...
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Meet me in St. Louis?
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Old 01-29-2011, 09:27 AM   #13
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I would love to do PR at a baseball game. I practice my "Now batting for the Milwaukee Brewers..."
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Children's book. I've written two and they were a pure joy to write, even though no one reads them.
Sounds like we've got something to talk about on our trip to gl's house.
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Old 01-29-2011, 09:37 AM   #14
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For sure. I started wanting to write adult fiction, but writing for 7-11 year olds allowed for more creative license.
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I better get my menu planned out.

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A very large meaty animal.

Good wine, and stock ingedients to make a sauce with.

a couple of veggies. It doesn't matter what kind, they won't be eaten.
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a couple of veggies. It doesn't matter what kind, they won't be eaten.
Peppers & onions. Things that go well with meat.
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> Finish college
> Be Bar mitzvahed
> Tell my dad I love him while we can still enjoy the liberation of doing so
> Tell my mom the same
> Debt free
> Drive to Houston and have beers with glwanabe and talk about life, then for the fun of it, we'll each bust out 275x20, have more beers and discuss our squat sets
> Play the trumpet solo on Stan Kenton's arrangement of "Send in the Clowns"
> Drive to NYC and have beers with BBG and talk about life
> Win a trophy at something other than a tractor pull
> Be the public address announcer at a hockey or baseball game (OK, this is more of a "Dream Job" than a bucket list item) - crossed off 1/6/2013
> Write a children's book
I was tournament director for my daughter's hockey team. The guy who was supposed to announce the Sunday morning game called in sick. Being tournament director, and having 15 minutes until game time, I jumped in. Great game. We won 2-1 in a shootout. There's something cool about calling your own kids' name over the PA. "Starting in goal. A fourth grader from Hooooooooover Elementary. Number 30, Saaaaaraaaaah Ooooooolsen.
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2 week cruise to Alaska
Hike the Finger Lakes Trail (560 miles) in NY State through the Adironedak Mts
Take a short cab ride, give the cabby a $100.00 bill, and tell him to keep the change.
Spend 2 weeks lifting under the guidance of Steve.....kinda like Power Lifting Camp!!
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I mentioned this in Big Valsalva's thread, but 2 things at the top of my list:

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2) Learn to play the trumpet.
I love love love ancient martial arts.

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I want to ride the Dusty Butt 1000 on my trusty DR650, DB1K 2013

I want to squat 700 pounds raw, no raps in competition,

I want to forever remember the good times I had with my beautiful angel babies "Jake and Lawson" I also want to forget the bad.

I want the courage to live life

I want to bench 405 pounds

I want to eat a foot long donut from a shop near here, I've never been able to because they always run out of them.

I also want my life to end on my terms.
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