1. Welcome to Tacoma World!

    You are currently viewing as a guest! To get full-access, you need to register for a FREE account.

    As a registered member, you’ll be able to:
    • Participate in all Tacoma discussion topics
    • Communicate privately with other Tacoma owners from around the world
    • Post your own photos in our Members Gallery
    • Access all special features of the site

Why I hate France:

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by MarineTacoDriver, Sep 23, 2010.

  1. Sep 23, 2010 at 7:32 AM
    #1
    MarineTacoDriver

    MarineTacoDriver [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jan 22, 2010
    Member:
    #29836
    Messages:
    343
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Brian
    Cherry Point
    Vehicle:
    09 SR5 4x4
    ARB front bumper, Warn M8000, ATO front/transmission/transfer case skids, Icon ext travel coilovers, Total Chaos UCA's, OME Dakar leaf springs, Bilstein/RCD 5100 3-4" lift shock, extended stainless brake lines, DrewFab shackle flip, rear ARB Airlocker, ARB air compressor
    http://www.google.com/hostednews/afp/article/ALeqM5gjaMrVdeWtJa4SGslPdaEzzB7qxg

    The French air traffic controllers all went on strike, and I am now stuck on Lajes AFB (an island in the Atlantic Ocean). We are on our way to support a MEU, and we can't get there because we can't get clearance to fly over France. I've never liked France, and this is just another reason added to that list :mad:
    (Also, we were going to stop in Italy and have a down day, and Italy is freakin awesome! Lajes, not so much:rolleyes:)
     
  2. Sep 23, 2010 at 7:36 AM
    #2
    Packman73

    Packman73 ^^^^ 3%er ^^^^

    Joined:
    Aug 24, 2008
    Member:
    #8741
    Messages:
    8,372
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Matt
    The free state of Arizona
    Vehicle:
    2007 TRD Off Road
    Bilstein 5100's (front set @ .85"), OME 885's, chris4x4 anti-Taco-lean spacer on driver's side, Total Chaos UCAs, Rear Leaf Spring TSB, Toytec AALs, Black FJ TT Wheels, BFG 285/75R 16 AT Tires, TRD Exhaust, Viper Alarm, Fog Light Mod, De-badged, Blue LED Dome Light, EZ Clamped Tailgate, Wet Okoles, Satoshi Grill, 5% Tint, Engine Tick Fix, Black Rear Bumper, Black Center Valence, Exhaust Cut At Axle, Thanks for all the help chris4x4!
    Sucks! Be safe and thanks for your service.
     
  3. Sep 23, 2010 at 7:54 AM
    #3
    HondaGM

    HondaGM Roll Tide

    Joined:
    Oct 28, 2009
    Member:
    #25056
    Messages:
    5,769
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    James
    South-Pole
    Vehicle:
    09 DC 4x4 Blown Honda VTEC V8
    trd exhaust,step bars,vent visors,bed lights,tailgate mod
    j'aime les filles françaises
     
  4. Sep 23, 2010 at 9:00 AM
    #4
    Krazie Sj

    Krazie Sj Resident Jackass

    Joined:
    Oct 9, 2008
    Member:
    #9849
    Messages:
    13,686
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Power Serge
    LV-426 (Acheron)
    Vehicle:
    07 TRD Off Road 4x4
    Borla Catback Exhaust, Airaid Short Ram Intake, 285x75R16 Mickey Thompson MTZs, 16" Konig Countersteer rims, ARB Bumper, All Pro LT w/Walker Evan Shocks front and back, All Pro expedition leaf pack, 10,000lb Superwinch, Intake Manifold Spacer, Bed Rack with ARB RTT, Rotopack and Hi Lift mounted, Husky Liner mats and an air freshener from 1995.
  5. Sep 23, 2010 at 10:10 AM
    #5
    Trapper6speed

    Trapper6speed Hacksaw engineer

    Joined:
    Mar 7, 2010
    Member:
    #32752
    Messages:
    879
    Gender:
    Male
    Stock
    Good point.
     
  6. Sep 23, 2010 at 11:55 AM
    #6
    Brunes

    Brunes abides.

    Joined:
    May 31, 2008
    Member:
    #7011
    Messages:
    17,641
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Rotorhead
    DC or New Jersey - Depends on the day....
    Vehicle:
    08 Red/Graphite and Satin Black
    Inside: Tint, Wet Okole 1/2 Piped Red/Black Covers, Black Weathertech Digital Fit Mats, URD Short Throw w/ TWM Weighted Knob, USA Spec iPod adapter. Outside: 4300K Retro w/ Angel Eyes and Red Shrouds, 5000K Blazer Fog Light Retrofit, Debadge, Bed Locking Handle, Satin Black Rims Performance: TRD/Steigmeier Blower w/ 2.7 Pulley. 668 Injectors and 320 LPH AEM Fuel pump. URD UCON and 7th Injector. DTLT Headers, URD Y-Pipe, Wicked Flow Muffler. Suspension: Both: OME Shocks Front: 886X's and TC UCAs Rear: Dakars Armor: Relentless Front Bumper Relentless High Clearance Rear w/ Tire/Rotopax Swing Out Relentless Front, Mid, and TCase skids BAMF Diff Skid Recovery and Spares: Fullsize Spare Tire 2x2 gal Rotopax 1x1 gal Rotopax 1x1 gal Water Rotopax Warn 9.5XP-S Winch Hi-Lift Extreme 60" Ironman Off-Road Recovery Kit
  7. Sep 23, 2010 at 1:41 PM
    #7
    Toph

    Toph Addicted to V8s

    Joined:
    Feb 22, 2009
    Member:
    #13918
    Messages:
    898
    Gender:
    Male
    Dirty South
    Vehicle:
    90 Mustang Notch, 06 CTS-V
    [​IMG]

    "Bunch of land burning communists"

    Air France almost made me miss my flight home once because they decided to shake me down over my parents buying me a ticket on an employee discount.
     
  8. Sep 23, 2010 at 3:31 PM
    #8
    MarineTacoDriver

    MarineTacoDriver [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jan 22, 2010
    Member:
    #29836
    Messages:
    343
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Brian
    Cherry Point
    Vehicle:
    09 SR5 4x4
    ARB front bumper, Warn M8000, ATO front/transmission/transfer case skids, Icon ext travel coilovers, Total Chaos UCA's, OME Dakar leaf springs, Bilstein/RCD 5100 3-4" lift shock, extended stainless brake lines, DrewFab shackle flip, rear ARB Airlocker, ARB air compressor
  9. Sep 23, 2010 at 3:34 PM
    #9
    Mush Mouse

    Mush Mouse Club Soda Not Seals

    Joined:
    Apr 13, 2010
    Member:
    #35188
    Messages:
    3,575
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    mush
    where ever you want me to be
    Vehicle:
    2013 SR5
    its a Toyota truck and that's all the modifications needed
    France aint all that bad they banned wearing Burkas in public:humble:
     
  10. Sep 23, 2010 at 3:36 PM
    #10
    Mush Mouse

    Mush Mouse Club Soda Not Seals

    Joined:
    Apr 13, 2010
    Member:
    #35188
    Messages:
    3,575
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    mush
    where ever you want me to be
    Vehicle:
    2013 SR5
    its a Toyota truck and that's all the modifications needed
  11. Sep 23, 2010 at 3:37 PM
    #11
    BakoTruck

    BakoTruck Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    May 1, 2009
    Member:
    #16674
    Messages:
    2,823
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Herbie Hancock
    Bakersfield, CA
    Vehicle:
    05 PreRunner TRD
    Mostly stock for now, I have added a cb radio, various cheap mods and I plan on adding aftermarket wheels and other items in the future.
    I suddenly think this guy from Top Gear is cool.
     
  12. Sep 23, 2010 at 6:44 PM
    #12
    Incognito

    Incognito μολὼν λαβέ

    Joined:
    May 25, 2009
    Member:
    #17626
    Messages:
    13,625
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Colton
    VA
    Vehicle:
    2012 Pyrite AC TRD OR
    See Build thread
    X2!
     
  13. Sep 23, 2010 at 7:03 PM
    #13
    jandrews

    jandrews Carolina Alliance Southwest Region Ambassador

    Joined:
    Jun 7, 2009
    Member:
    #18122
    Messages:
    12,180
    Gender:
    Male
    Vehicle:
    '09 FourDubDee TRD OR
    A-TRUCK, Fat Kid in the Bed, Custom Pinstriping, Ported and Polished Muffler Bearing, Hi-Performance Bed Mat
    Everyone from Top Gear is cool. They combined British crankiness with cars. What the fuck else could you want?
     
  14. Sep 23, 2010 at 8:48 PM
    #14
    DocBrown86

    DocBrown86 Yota Doc

    Joined:
    May 16, 2010
    Member:
    #37266
    Messages:
    107
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Brian
    San Diego (Spring Valley)
    Vehicle:
    04 Prerunner
    toytec coil spacers, tokicko struts/dubcab springs, energy suspension rack bushings, bilstien hd shocks, K&N FIPK2, Flowmaster 50DF, ScanGuage2, 5000k HID's, horn mod, other stuff that I forgot to list
    Wow, even her knee pits are hot :drool:
     
  15. Sep 23, 2010 at 8:52 PM
    #15
    JDMcompliant

    JDMcompliant Professional Amateur

    Joined:
    Feb 21, 2010
    Member:
    #31857
    Messages:
    1,328
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Joe
    San Diego
    Vehicle:
    2010 Tacoma 4x4 4.0L V6
    haha, something i never would have noticed.
     
  16. Sep 23, 2010 at 9:07 PM
    #16
    Andrew H

    Andrew H What is this "search" you speak of?

    Joined:
    Nov 6, 2008
    Member:
    #10545
    Messages:
    4,281
    Gender:
    Male
    Dirty Tucson
    Vehicle:
    2010DCSB4X4TRDORMGM
    See build thread.
    that bitch is hot as fuck. good grief.
     
  17. Sep 23, 2010 at 9:29 PM
    #17
    DocBrown86

    DocBrown86 Yota Doc

    Joined:
    May 16, 2010
    Member:
    #37266
    Messages:
    107
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Brian
    San Diego (Spring Valley)
    Vehicle:
    04 Prerunner
    toytec coil spacers, tokicko struts/dubcab springs, energy suspension rack bushings, bilstien hd shocks, K&N FIPK2, Flowmaster 50DF, ScanGuage2, 5000k HID's, horn mod, other stuff that I forgot to list
    I went on a band trip to France in HS. I loved it there! We would sneak wine back into our hotel rooms!
     
  18. Sep 24, 2010 at 6:02 AM
    #18
    Trapper6speed

    Trapper6speed Hacksaw engineer

    Joined:
    Mar 7, 2010
    Member:
    #32752
    Messages:
    879
    Gender:
    Male
    Stock
    One time at band camp. Wait forgot my wife is part french.
     
  19. Sep 24, 2010 at 6:04 AM
    #19
    98tacoma27

    98tacoma27 is gooder 'en chicken Moderator

    Joined:
    Dec 18, 2008
    Member:
    #11714
    Messages:
    49,896
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Ben
    Beech Creek
    Vehicle:
    05 Tundra SR5 (+250k AND COUNTING), 88 SR5 PU (SOLD), 98 TRD OR (CRUSHED)
    5100's all on fours
    Captain Slow is the awesome.

    [​IMG]
     
  20. Sep 24, 2010 at 6:51 AM
    #20
    Zork

    Zork Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 6, 2009
    Member:
    #20739
    Messages:
    316
    Gender:
    Male
    CA / KY
    Vehicle:
    04 PreRunner V6 D-Cab
    Alpine CDA-9885
To Top