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Old 08-02-2010, 10:33 AM   #111
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The squat/deadlift hatred will never end. Too many people making excuses to justify their laziness. The body was built to squat and deadlift. These are natural moves for the body.

How many times have you seen an old fart trying to bend over to pick something up and you fear for their life... Now imagine if they would have stayed in good shape.

A Louie Simmons quote:

"Show me a completely safe exercise, I'll show you an ineffective exercise"

If he still won't believe you, show him my arms. They sure aren't big from curling.
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Old 08-02-2010, 10:38 AM   #112
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Honestly, it wouldn't do any good. He is always right, no exceptions, end of story. I just shrug it off and keep on doing what I'm doing.
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Old 08-02-2010, 11:34 AM   #113
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My girlfriend gives me "the look". "The look" says shut up or you will have to go look at that testosterone thread. And then I shut up. It seems effective.

My lower back used to hurt from tweaking it when sliding into a base playing baseball last year. When I started doing deadlifts I magically felt better.
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Old 08-02-2010, 11:49 AM   #114
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My girlfriend gives me "the look". "The look" says shut up or you will have to go look at that testosterone thread. And then I shut up. It seems effective.

My lower back used to hurt from tweaking it when sliding into a base playing baseball last year. When I started doing deadlifts I magically felt better.
Ooh, being forced to view the testosterone thread...?!? Oh no, anything but that! Doesn't sound like a bad threat for most guys I know hahah.

Yeah my back hurts after deads but it's a good hurt, not a "I just effed up" hurt.
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Old 08-02-2010, 11:58 AM   #115
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Well its like 2nd best haha
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Old 08-02-2010, 12:42 PM   #116
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Well its like 2nd best haha
Well, yeah, I mean, you can't exactly play "hide the sausage" with photos.
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Well, yeah, I mean, you can't exactly play "hide the sausage" with photos.
wow never heard it called that before. and if i ever call it that i may lose the privilege for good haha
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Well, yeah, I mean, you can't exactly play "hide the sausage" with photos.
Exactly, so when I get "the look", its time to shut up.
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Keep DLing... it's like milk it does a body good...
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So...had a conversation with the bf about deadlifts last night. He insists they are horrible for your back. This stemmed from a newsclip on TV last night of a local teen who powerlifts...she was doing a clean & jerk and he goes, "oh man, those are almost the worst thing you can do to your body, deadlifts being THE worst". That's when we went to blows. Ok, we never argue or fight, but we do have some pretty lively discussions. This was one of them. And you gotta understand, this is coming from a guy who used to have quads so big that he almost had to have his pants custom-made, so he's no stranger to the gym. He was this big time football player back in the day and his coach and every other athlete that he came into contact with drilled into him the evils of deadlifts. Can I really marry a man who hates Earth, Wind and Fire AND talks sh*t about the almighty deadlift???

*sigh*

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Deadlifts: 120x8 120x8 120x6
Leg Press: 130x8 130x8 130x8
Dumbbell Lunges (total weight shown): 40x8 40x8 40x8
Seated Calf Raises: 155x8 155x8 155x8
Dumbbell Shrugs (total weight shown): 100x8 100x8 100x8
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Crunches: 3 sets of 15 reps each
Hyperextensions: held a 35-lb. dumbbell for 3 sets of 15 reps each

Result: Sure, my ass hurts and my lower back feels like it was run through a taffy puller. But one of these days when his back goes out (and it does quite often) and I'm able to help him up off the floor, maybe he won't think deadlifts are stupid after all.
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Keep Deadlifting; it's probably the second best piece of advice I could ever give to anyone. (the first being: have faith in yourself)

Also, Power Cleans are most probably one of the BEST things you could do to your body.
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