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Your Excuse in Invalid

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by SIG383, Nov 4, 2012.

  1. SIG383

    SIG383 Graham, WA Well-Known Member

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    No Excuse.jpg

    What's your excuse again?

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  2. Redcap

    Redcap Lewis County, WA Well-Known Member

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    I don't get it.
     
  3. wichaka

    wichaka Wa State Well-Known Member

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  4. nwo

    nwo Southern Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Amazing.
     
  5. beavernation

    beavernation Canby Active Member

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    I DO get it. I should never complain..........Cpl Love is an outstanding American, I am humbled...
     
  6. johnny on the spot

    johnny on the spot portlandia/sandy Member

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    i will never complain again, well at least try not too. he is Brave and Rock of this country to be Honored for the rest of his life!
     
  7. Joe Link

    Joe Link Portland, OR Well-Known Member Staff Member Lifetime Supporter 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    Great thread.

    When I'm feel like complaining I always think of all the things I'm grateful for. The vast majority have it so good, and we're so unappreciative. We need to remember there is always someone out there worse off than us.
     
  8. Dunerunner

    Dunerunner You'll Never Know Well-Known Member

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    As am I! What an inspiration! Cpl Love, America's #1 Bad A$$
     
  9. jbett98

    jbett98 NW Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    One of the commercial properties that I maintain is near OHSU, and the company that leases it makes artificial prosthesis limbs for disabled people.
    One day I made a comment to the guy who makes and fits the various devices, about how depressing it would be to be working around all of the people needing those devices.
    He looked me in the eye and said "think about all of the people in the world who won't get any, that's depressing"
    Changed my view 180 degrees about what I take for granted.
     
  10. davemata

    davemata Spokane, WA Well-Known Member

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    Good for him. That's some inspiring stuff!

    I'm still going to complain whenever I feel like it. Until Weds. it's still America. ;)
     
  11. SIG383

    SIG383 Graham, WA Well-Known Member

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    A Marine friend and I were at a bar when he was out visiting. He lost a leg in Iraq and we were swapping war stories over a few beers. Some liberal jerk started going off about how we were just a bunch of blood-thirsty savages...blah blah blah. We were ignoring him until he put his hand on my boy's shoulder and noticed his leg being a prosthetic. After that, he was going on about us veterans don't deserve pity and crap like that. Ben pulled his leg off and smashed the guy across the face with it. The bouncer there ended up kicking the other guy out and we ended up not paying for drinks that night...lol. Ben, my friend, is doing crazy stuff with CrossFit and stuff down in Arizona and won't take having a leg missing as an excuse. He is a great friend, and a great Marine.
     
  12. davemata

    davemata Spokane, WA Well-Known Member

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    He should be careful about that anger, especially as a pegger.

    He might find he just smashed the bull and not the bubblegum. Great friends are better above ground and out of cement cages.
     
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  13. Stomper

    Stomper Oceania Rising White Is The New Brown Silver Supporter

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    He should have broke the prosthetic off in that guy's arse.