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After reading the othe post, I think I am a YUPPIE
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kraig WY    Posted 10-07-2002 at 12:15:58       [Reply]  [Send Email]
Retired but got a little hobby farm. Try to do enough farming and ranching to justify buying old tractors, implements, and other things I don't need. Got a few cows so I have something to chase and justify my horses. Use to raise pigs but that got to be too costly and too much work. However I'm not really into yard work. If grass gets too high I turn my horses loose. Don't bother no body, what they do on their side of the fence is their business, and my yard is my busness. I'm more concerned if neighbors take the time to set on the porch, drink coffee and tell lies then what critters or junk they have in their yard. If a hobby farm is being a yuppie then I confess I'm one.


DeadCarp    Posted 10-07-2002 at 17:13:44       [Reply]  [No Email]
When everybody's in favor of something, I vote against it cuz unanimous ain't democratic :)
Haven't won a darn issue yet & that proves my vote don't count! Does that make me a - Nopie? But i sure like my old Honda's 40+ mileage - Maybe? Grow my own grass - yup, another Hippie! :)



Sai-Yun Xiang [San Franicisco]    Posted 10-07-2002 at 15:52:28       [Reply]  [No Email]
Don't buy German BMW - yuppie doens't care about America. he buys only what he thinks will impress other yuppie. Insteda of buying Chevy truck or good American car, yuppie will Honda Accord or Mercedes to try show up everyone.



Cowboy Joe    Posted 10-07-2002 at 17:29:19       [Reply]  [No Email]
My 1985 Honda Accord (with only 90,000 miles) purrs like a kitten, even on the mean streets of Manhattan.


Beej    Posted 10-08-2002 at 07:08:00       [Reply]  [Send Email]
I dont buy Japanese cars to impress anyone, they simply last longer than cars from the Big Three. My Toyota has 240,000 mi on it.


slim    Posted 10-08-2002 at 07:33:22       [Reply]  [No Email]
But not all Japanese cars are "Japanese". We have a Nissan plant opening in Madison, Mississippi. "Japanese" plants in Tennessee, and another that might open in Como, Mississippi. And Chrysler Corp is now owned by Daimler Benz of Germany.

Confusing isn't it. What was the Japanese (I think) curse, "May you live in interesting times."

slim


Stmar-WY    Posted 10-07-2002 at 14:38:37       [Reply]  [No Email]
I didn't think I was one but I do have the plastic fence!! The only thing I've found that the horses won't eat. I have old Ford 8N tractors so am I disqualified?? I also have alternative energy so am I a HIPPIE too?? Or just confused??


ger    Posted 10-07-2002 at 16:40:50       [Reply]  [No Email]
they roll b.c. bud thar bob


Bob /Ont.    Posted 10-07-2002 at 17:48:03       [Reply]  [Send Email]
Sounds like you bi in some bad JOINTS a gi ger.
Later Bob


ger    Posted 10-07-2002 at 18:18:03       [Reply]  [No Email]
yup i was i think lol,


Bob /Ont.    Posted 10-07-2002 at 14:40:54       [Reply]  [Send Email]
Do you roll smoke? Hippies do that.
Later Bob


Ludwig    Posted 10-07-2002 at 14:36:34       [Reply]  [No Email]
Cripes, I guess I'm safe. I ain't got no job at all. I bought my wife a Mercedes car, but its an '81 and plenty rusty, and its a diesel.
I've got a snowmobile exhaust in the kitchen with JB Weld drying. I washed it right in the sink. Did the same thing a couple months ago with the top end of two other sleds.
Oh, and I have 4 snowmobiles and the newest is 26 years old...
I wear hiking boots, but they're 3 years old, and I wear them ALL the time. I own a pair of loafers, I've had them for 9 years, worn them maybe 15 times.
I've got all my teef, but they ain't straight, I never did have braces or anything like that.
Oh, I built a porch for my inlaws last week. Good halfa$$ed carpentry. Looks pretty good too...

Nope, I'm no yippie, I drink COFFEE flavored coffee, although I do like it iced.

Oh, and Joe, that decaf green tea is pretty good if you pour a couple fingers of bourbon into it.


Bob /Ont.    Posted 10-07-2002 at 14:45:17       [Reply]  [Send Email]
Ludwig 3 finger wiskey pleasures a drinker. And moving is the closest thing to being free.
Later Bob


Clem    Posted 10-07-2002 at 13:33:30       [Reply]  [No Email]
Well, if that's what it takes, I guess I am, too. Only trouble is I ain't young and I ain't upward other than to be able to get outta bed in the morning. I'd kinda like trying to be one though but I'll never have enough money for a Range Rover or a BMW and if I did I buy a new 1 ton flatbed. I got some horses but none of 'em is registered anything. Don't have any of that white plastic fence, neither. I guess there's just no hope for me.


Bob /Ont.    Posted 10-07-2002 at 13:52:48       [Reply]  [Send Email]
Don't give up that easy Clem, get a pet pig.
Later Bob


them yuppies use hair cream, do you too?    Posted 10-07-2002 at 13:29:15       [Reply]  [No Email]
? now Craig you make me think- that ain't good neither


Cowboy Joe    Posted 10-07-2002 at 17:31:40       [Reply]  [No Email]
What hair?


kraig WY Yeap, the cream that rubs off the bottom of the tractor    Posted 10-07-2002 at 14:47:55       [Reply]  [No Email]
That is, on what hair is still hanging around.


Grove r    Posted 10-07-2002 at 15:01:41       [Reply]  [No Email]
You guys use CREAM, on your hair??? Oh come on, now...Spose ya use sugar too!! Just don't know what this board is comming to...next you'll be putten FERTILIZER on yer strawberries.... thats where the cream and sugar is supposed to go!!!


Bob /Ont.    Posted 10-07-2002 at 15:17:18       [Reply]  [Send Email]
Well grover I put MANUER on mine, taste fine.
Later Bob


Bob /Ont.    Posted 10-07-2002 at 13:55:42       [Reply]  [Send Email]
I cut my lawn and found a tractor, does that make me one too? OOPS nother joke.
Later Bob


Mudcat49    Posted 10-07-2002 at 14:01:18       [Reply]  [No Email]
Nope, that makes you a REDNECK! (and there ain't nuttin wrong wit dat!)


Bob /Ont.    Posted 10-07-2002 at 14:28:15       [Reply]  [Send Email]
Thanks Mud I was feeling left out.Besides that extra tractor came in handy.
Later Bob


Cowboy Joe    Posted 10-07-2002 at 13:00:34       [Reply]  [No Email]
You're only a Yuppie if you drink decaff Green tea.


Bob /Ont.    Posted 10-07-2002 at 13:59:54       [Reply]  [Send Email]
NOT YOU TOO JOE!!!
Later Bob


Cowboy Joe    Posted 10-07-2002 at 17:26:14       [Reply]  [No Email]
Don't worry Bob. I drink Green tea WITH caffeine and a dash of honey.


Bob /Ont.    Posted 10-07-2002 at 17:52:18       [Reply]  [Send Email]
I guess that's okay Joe, some of us Hillbillys even smoke our Bacca a bit on the GREEN side to.
Later Bob


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