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re: That's strange – my clothes have shrunk!
Max The Magnificent   9/26/2013 10:41:16 AM
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@kfield: Well if you are competitive (i guess i should have said SINCE you are competitive), FitBit is for you!


I'm wearing mine as we speak -- I love it -- it was the fact that I was wearing it yesterday that prompted me to walk from one end of Terminal D to the other end of Terminal A at Dallas airport yesterday (rather than catching the monorail) just to get the "steps" added to my FitBit chart.

I remember going past gate A40 on my way to A9 thinking "not far now... almost there." Of course I thought something else (like "Oh dear" but worded differently) when I finally arrived at gate A9 to discover that they had changed the gate to A38 (LOL)

 

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kfield   9/26/2013 10:21:48 AM
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Well if you are competitive (i guess i should have said SINCE you are competitive), FitBit is for you!

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Max The Magnificent   9/26/2013 10:10:37 AM
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@kfield: Have you tried FitBit, the wearable technology that tracks your steps, stairs, and other actvities. It is a great tool for peer-pressure....

Funnily enough, I'm going to write a blog about this sometime today or tomorrow... keep on coming back to Programmable Logic Designline to see it...

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Max The Magnificent   9/26/2013 10:09:13 AM
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@bcarso: My boss [...] said to me one day "You must have been in magnificent physical condition before your chest fell."

LOL And how did you reply?

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Max The Magnificent   9/26/2013 10:08:16 AM
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@another nickname: The more of the good man the better.

I agree -- there's more of me to love :-)

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Max The Magnificent   9/26/2013 10:06:34 AM
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@David: Your problem is common in middle age Max. It's not so much the age, as the middle... :-)


Fortunately I'm poised to start my third childhood :-)

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My clothes really did shrink
kfield   9/25/2013 3:40:11 PM
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This story reminds me of a time my clothes really did shrink: I cam home from school only to find my brother and sister in the laundry room, each tugging on the sleeve of my favorite sweater, which they had shrunk to Barbie-doll proportions in the dryer. 

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kfield   9/25/2013 3:38:32 PM
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Have you tried FitBit, the wearable technology that tracks your steps, stairs, and other actvities. It is a great tool for peer-pressure....

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bcarso   1/9/2013 7:19:55 PM
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My boss for a while, Rich May, whose secret to being skinny was to smoke a lot, said to me one day "You must have been in magnificent physical condition before your chest fell."

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another nickname   1/5/2013 4:01:37 AM
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Max, Here is some useful maxims translated to English from my native tongue. All that above the belt is the chest. The more of the good man the better.

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