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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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    What...the Wi Fi doesn't reach out there while you wait for your ninja...I mean...wife??
     
  12. Nov 4, 2009 at 4:07 PM
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    WiFi!?...They have WiFi!?
     
  13. Nov 4, 2009 at 4:08 PM
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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:
     
  15. 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...
     
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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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    The one I go to has dam near EVERYTHING. 2 floors. Cardio up top, weights and such on the bottom. 6 indoor raquetball courts, 4 class rooms, 2 pools, 2 jaquzies, and some saunas. Its a pretty nice place.
     
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