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Old 01-10-19, 12:18 PM
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Things we do as we get older... .

  • Talk slow -- now that I'm older, I still don't get it?
  • Move slow -- like Uncle Jed.
  • Talk about old times/tell stories/anecdotes.
  • Cough/clear throat -- I was watching a video the other day and this guy kept clearing his throat after every sentence. I couldn't watch it.
  • Make funny (human animal) noises. Not just an old thing though.
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That's Uncle Joe...great show
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Old 01-10-19, 12:32 PM
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I was at the doctor's office a little while ago. The room was full of similarly aged males. Every time one of them got called back to see the doctor they all groaned when they stood up. I vowed when they called me I would not groan upon standing. When they came for me I involuntarily did in anyways...damn it.
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Yeah, my wife thinks I have something to say... nah, just clearing my throat, again...

She came into the bathroom the other day... "You OK... you're making a lot of grunting noises..."
Me, toweling off, reaching high and low... "I'm fine, just gettin' to all the parts..."
Her:... "uh, OK... "
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You forgot to add yelling at the kids to get off my lawn.
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Originally Posted by no motor? View Post
You forgot.
Yep, another one to add to the list
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You forgot to add yelling at the kids to get off my lawn.
I've always suspected a crotchety gene. But unlike puberty or menopause, I'm just not sure at what age it begins to takes effect.
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Old 01-11-19, 12:37 AM
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Give directions that include using farm animals as waypoints.

Reckon. A lot.
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Originally Posted by skijor View Post
That's Uncle Joe...great show
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vAksyiSPm5s
Unless OP is Jethro Bodine, who was Jed Clampett's nephew on "The Beverly Hillbillies".



"Well, doggie ..."
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You start not giving a darn and speak what you feel.
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I started watching the GRIT channel
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Originally Posted by Lemond1985 View Post
Unless OP is Jethro Bodine...
Thought the OP was mistaking Jed for Joe. "...And that's Uncle Joe, he's a movin' kind of slow at the junction,
Petticoat Junction."


We correct others more. Except teenagers, of course.
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And we repeat ourselves more.
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And we repeat ourselves more.
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What? Can you repeat that?
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Who keeps hiding my damned car keys?!
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"Where are my glasses?"

On your head.

"How'd they get there?"
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That's Uncle Joe...great show
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vAksyiSPm5s
And you notice stuff like that's a wood burning locomotive, then wonder if it throws klinkers that might start a fire.

And you know who Bea Benaderet and Paul Henning are.
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And we repeat ourselves more.
So we know we said it to ourselves.
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Originally Posted by canklecat View Post
"Where are my glasses?"

On your head.

"How'd they get there?"
Medicare, of course.
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Who keeps hiding my damned car keys?!
They're at the bar, go get them later.
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Originally Posted by spinnaker View Post
What? Can you repeat that?
Never mind, it's probably political...
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