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Old 01-20-2009, 09:48 AM   #1
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Did someone say snow?

Wasn't near as much as I'd hoped for, or wanted, but woke up to this....



And another shot with Leslie, my g/f's 09 Scion xB we just picked up yesterday!


So much for that winter storm huh? Hope you guys stay safe out there, and enjoy this stuff, it only happens once every two or three years...lol...

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Old 01-20-2009, 10:09 AM   #2
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thats all you got up there?, i got about 4 inches here in charlotte. went out to go to the bank and i guess i hit an icy patch. spun around 3 times into on coming traffic. guess those federal super steels arent made for winter weather driving lol. it was fun tho lol
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Old 01-20-2009, 10:40 AM   #3
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Holy crap Jay, haha, yeah, take it easy there killer....yep, we got a "light dusting" in my best Ms. Doubtfire voice....
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Old 01-20-2009, 11:43 AM   #4
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yeah lol. heres some pics of it when i got home after my adventure...




wat sux is i go in tonight to work at midnight, i got to find another job lol.
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Old 01-20-2009, 01:23 PM   #5
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Cary this morning...
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Cary was the about the same here in spartanburg an people were crying that it snowed an had to go to work late........it's only 3 inch's whats the whole big fuss about
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Yeah, when someone mentions snow, people freak the heck out, no matter how much they call for....all the stores are out of bread and milk....people panic way to easily these days....to people up north this is a vacation...haha!
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dude i only got to see a few flurrys, sucks being in central SC. BUTTT walmart was freaking sold out of bread, milk, and water lol. gotta love the south, people hear snow and think its the end of the world.
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I grew up in Charlotte, and I still don't understand the whole: "They're calling for snow - let's get some bread and milk!". I didn't take any pictures this morning, but yeah, I got maybe an inch on the car this morning. I work in Fort Mill, so I was wondering if it would be worse there. Nope.

Jay: Glad nothing happened to you man, spinning unintentionally is a bad feeling. I didn't want to take any chances today, so I drove my old ZX3 to work. It's got better tires on it, and if anything should happen, it's paid for. I actually did slide a little in the parking lot at work, but that was because I induced it.
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Brent gives rise to the new motorsport of icy parking lot fwd drifting. Way to go Tiger! That's using the old noodle. Turned a crappy commute into a happy ending. I can't wait until the Mr. K's meet.
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