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Something That Bugs Me At The Gym

Discussion in 'Sports, Hobbies & Interests' started by SoCal Tom, Nov 4, 2009.

  1. Nov 4, 2009 at 3:50 PM
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    SoCal Tom

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    When people refer to weight plates as denominations of money...

    "Hey bro can you pass me that dime (10 pound weight)?"
     
  2. Nov 4, 2009 at 3:51 PM
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    That must be a So Cal thing...or maybe it's the angry look on my face. People don't as me for anything while I'm at the gym...
     
  3. Nov 4, 2009 at 3:52 PM
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    I've noticed that too. It seems to be a so cal thing. Whenever im down there visiting family and go to the gym... i get that all the time too. I think its a little ridiculous. But whatever!
     
  4. Nov 4, 2009 at 3:53 PM
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    I think it's a douche bag thing. I try to ignore everyone too.
     
  5. Nov 4, 2009 at 3:53 PM
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    never heard that over here in NY....does sound pretty gay (SoCal BroCal) though
     
  6. Nov 4, 2009 at 3:53 PM
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    Wow...ghey. What to they do for the 35 and 45 pounders?
     
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    Haha, I have heard that before. I don't use those terms. I do call the 45lb plates wheels. Not sure why....
    Seeing someone half squat a certain weight in a smith machine would bug me more.
     
  8. Nov 4, 2009 at 3:57 PM
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    I hate the guy's that lift a good amount of weight and want EVERYONE to know about it.
     
  9. Nov 4, 2009 at 4:02 PM
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    I guess I go to a pretty mellow gym....Noone askes for dimes, or screams to look at how much they can lift. Only thing that bugs me is the parking..
     
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    Ya, I would say there are more Tool bags in gym's across the country than in any other sport or hobby.
     
  11. Nov 4, 2009 at 4:04 PM
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    When I work out, I usually have my headphones in, listening to music. Only time people talk to me, is if it's someone I'm friends with, or if they need to use the equipment I'm using and they want to share or know how many reps I have left.
     
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    What...the Wi Fi doesn't reach out there while you wait for your ninja...I mean...wife??
     
  13. Nov 4, 2009 at 4:07 PM
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    WiFi!?...They have WiFi!?
     
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    the gym hours bug me

    that and the guys who LIVE on one machine and they have HUGE arms and legs skinnier than mine...and a gut
     
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    Have you been sitting out there reading a book or something??:cool:
     
  16. Nov 4, 2009 at 4:09 PM
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    Actually...In the winter time, I use the pool, as its heated. :)
     
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    Good call...
     
  18. Nov 4, 2009 at 4:10 PM
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    I hate when I am at the gym and my thong rides up my butt
     
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    wtf??!! my gym doesnt even have a freaking pool

    the one across town does but im not going to drive that far
     
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    Think about how your thongs feels....:rolleyes:
     
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