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Truck, Girl or Home?

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by EquinsuOcha, Oct 31, 2009.

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Truck, Girl or Home

Poll closed Nov 30, 2009.
  1. Truck

    29 vote(s)
    21.3%
  2. Girl

    67 vote(s)
    49.3%
  3. Home

    40 vote(s)
    29.4%
  1. Oct 31, 2009 at 10:56 PM
    #1
    EquinsuOcha

    EquinsuOcha [OP] Bourbon

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    So here's the deal:

    I've got some birthday money (it doesn't matter how much, but it's not time for a 4x4 conversion and SAS) and I'm kinda bewildered as to what to do with it.

    To be honest, all 3 choices actually do need one thing or another, and that's why I'm torn. I love them all.


    The truck needs some paint in places and a set of wiper blades and a few odds and ends all over the inside of the cab.

    The girl needs some clothes, (ok...the "clothes" I'm talking about probably are more for me :D) and I'd like to take her for a night on the town.

    And the home... have you ever seen "The Money Pit"? Well, it's not that bad. But it is one of those things where once I fix one thing, another breaks. It needs a lot of things (just like the truck.)


    So you see, there are 3 places my money needs to be. And so everyone knows...my girl is one of the few who wouldn't mind if I didn't spend it on her :yay:
     
  2. Oct 31, 2009 at 11:02 PM
    #2
    jdkeller

    jdkeller How many words can be fit in this s

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    Go for the girl. Screw clothes too. Just take he out for a nice fun night. The other stuff can wait.
     
  3. Oct 31, 2009 at 11:04 PM
    #3
    BakoTruck

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  4. Oct 31, 2009 at 11:05 PM
    #4
    livintall

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    I vote for the girl. If she's happy, then everyone is happy!
     
  5. Oct 31, 2009 at 11:10 PM
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    jefferson

    jefferson needs to stop cruising Buy/Sell/Trade....

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    i see three guys who agree Girl is the way to go, but vote for girl is only at 2??
     
  6. Oct 31, 2009 at 11:11 PM
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    jdkeller

    jdkeller How many words can be fit in this s

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    In the end, a truck is just that, a truck. If you dont vote for the girl you are either gay or you dont value spending time with the person you love, your best friend. When you spend quality time with your significant other, those memories stay and you reflect on them while daydreaming and what not. I would rather have a beautiful relationship full of moments LIKE YOU WILL HAVE WHEN YOU USE THE MONEY TO TAKE HER OUT and a not up to par truck and house than vice versa. Just my .02
     
  7. Oct 31, 2009 at 11:13 PM
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    jefferson

    jefferson needs to stop cruising Buy/Sell/Trade....

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    agreed. x10
     
  8. Oct 31, 2009 at 11:14 PM
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    EquinsuOcha

    EquinsuOcha [OP] Bourbon

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    That's a good point.
     
  9. Oct 31, 2009 at 11:17 PM
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    jdkeller

    jdkeller How many words can be fit in this s

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    A lot of times people regret not spending more time with their family/friends. Those are the bonds you rely on most in life (for the most part). Funny because I just had an epiphany about this earlier tonight at a family dinner.
     
  10. Oct 31, 2009 at 11:18 PM
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    Incognito

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    Take the girl out for a night on the town, and save the rest for the house.
     
  11. Oct 31, 2009 at 11:19 PM
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    apex9r

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    the fact that she wouldnt mind it if you spent it on the truck just makes her deserve being #1 all the more, trucks are notoriously good at being patient bro :cool:
     
  12. Oct 31, 2009 at 11:30 PM
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    raskal311

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    Home all the way.
     
  13. Oct 31, 2009 at 11:38 PM
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    Home dude.. wouldnt you want your girl to be happy in the home she is living in..? (taking it that you guys live together)..
     
  14. Oct 31, 2009 at 11:41 PM
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    VixTacom

    VixTacom SYC TACO

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    truck in my view is more important. plain and simple
     
  15. Oct 31, 2009 at 11:42 PM
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    jdkeller

    jdkeller How many words can be fit in this s

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    So says the 19 year old :rolleyes:










    Not clownin, just making a point.
     
  16. Oct 31, 2009 at 11:44 PM
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    VixTacom

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    lmao.. the truck is my # 1 priority. granted mine needs work, thats my only baby for right now :D
     
  17. Oct 31, 2009 at 11:45 PM
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    jdkeller

    jdkeller How many words can be fit in this s

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    Since I dont have a woman I agree with you there. If theres no woman to dump money on then of course the money will go to my truck and bills. :)
     
  18. Oct 31, 2009 at 11:47 PM
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    Yoytoda

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    So says the 21 yr old lol
     
  19. Oct 31, 2009 at 11:48 PM
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    VixTacom

    VixTacom SYC TACO

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    agreed.. even when i do have a girl. she tells me I spend more time with the Taco then I do her. I tell her like i've told them all: The Taco's never failed me before, whats to say your gonna do the same as my Taco's done for me.
     
  20. Oct 31, 2009 at 11:49 PM
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    I say the house. It is just as important to keep a good roof over you loved ones head as to spend time with them.
     
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