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  • Anyplace Farm
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    Originally posted by J. Turner View Post
    You gotta love it when a man's chest hair flows out his collar like a stock tie!
    I don't even want to hazard a guess at the landscape on his back.

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  • Carol Ames
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    can throwing?

    We have a local trainer who, curses loudly at the rider, while in the ring, on course, has even thrown a soda can at her; management brushed it off, the rider was his wife; so, I guess the "rule of thumb "applied additionally, he brought many horses and riders to shows

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  • Carol Ames
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    haven't we seeen it elsewhere?

    I am fairly certain most of us have seen similar or worse at shows, I know I have! perhaps, we should talk about that
    Originally posted by SnicklefritzG View Post
    That would be dust in the grooves. Or just simplify it and add a couple of "pops" for the pressing defects.

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  • doublesstable
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    Originally posted by J. Turner View Post
    You gotta love it when a man's chest hair flows out his collar like a stock tie!

    I'm sorry - I too have to admit I wanted this thread to die a natrual death but you crack me up!!! I LOVE IT!!! A stock tie...

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  • J. Turner
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    Originally posted by Anyplace Farm View Post
    Or ask him to put on a training bra...
    Admit it, my boy's got some man boobs.
    You gotta love it when a man's chest hair flows out his collar like a stock tie!

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  • doublesstable
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    Originally posted by Anyplace Farm View Post
    Or ask him to put on a training bra...
    Admit it, my boy's got some man boobs.



    It could be muscle-y boobs?? But hard to tell w/o the v-neck tee shirts.....

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  • Anyplace Farm
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    Originally posted by J. Turner View Post
    Or wind your fingers in his chest hair ...
    Or ask him to put on a training bra...
    Admit it, my boy's got some man boobs.

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  • Anyplace Farm
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    Originally posted by J. Turner View Post
    You know what? I don't mind that George is a bully. But I love Simon Cowell. Both of them are creative bullies. I find them amusing and creative. At least they don't resort to sordid swears and cliches.
    I'm with you. Like that Tabitha gal that takes over / makes over the salons. Augh! Would I LOVE to have someone like that in the horse world who went barn to barn and got those shams that call themselves businesses whipped into shape!

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  • doublesstable
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    Originally posted by Mardi View Post
    Me too. He was the only judge on Am Idol that knew what was going on,
    and said it. Succinctly, and often with humor.

    Randy knew it most of the time, but would only say "ya know dawg, it just wazznt happin for me, ya know ?"

    But among all the judges.....the contestants RESPECTED Simon the most.

    And after tonights episode - I missed him!

    So GM is the Simon of horse trainers! That explains everything. I'm sure Simon called some of the contestants worse than a dumbbell....

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  • Mardi
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    Originally posted by J. Turner View Post
    But I love Simon Cowell.
    Me too. He was the only judge on Am Idol that knew what was going on,
    and said it. Succinctly, and often with humor.

    Randy knew it most of the time, but would only say "ya know dawg, it just wazznt happin for me, ya know ?"

    But among all the judges.....the contestants RESPECTED Simon the most.

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  • J. Turner
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    Originally posted by Mardi View Post
    Calling someone a dumbell is being a bully ? How about "knucklehead" ?
    As in "Hey knucklehead, you went of course." Is that being a bully ?
    My goodness, have we all become poodles or what ???

    Do you honestly think the rider schelpped "herself and her horse down to Wellington" ? You forgot the grooms, braiders, trainers and assistants.

    Sorry no sympathy here.
    Hey,my poodle is pretty tough.

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  • Mardi
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    Originally posted by rileyt View Post
    ."

    I don't know who he said that to, but he owes the young lady an apology. A SINCERE apology, with a promise to himself that he will never again sink to the level of calling students names that wouldn't be tolerated in Kindergarten..... He's a bully. Nothing more. You take a young girl who has, "OMG" made the list of attendees... schleps herself and her horse down to Wellington, and tries her best to comply with your demanding exercises in front of hundreds of people... and you call her a dumbell. You're a class act George.
    Calling someone a dumbell is being a bully ? How about "knucklehead" ?
    As in "Hey knucklehead, you went off course." Is that being a bully ?
    My goodness, have we all become poodles or what ???

    Do you honestly think the rider schelpped "herself and her horse down to Wellington" ? You forgot the grooms, braiders, trainers and assistants.

    Sorry no sympathy here.

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  • SnicklefritzG
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    Originally posted by Anyplace Farm View Post
    Crack, crack, crackle...crack, crack, crackle (that would be that needle that is dragging across the broken record). I'll say it again, he's the first to diss himself in pix of himself. Scroll back...we've all said it ad nauseum.

    He doesn't want to be the best. He wants you to be your best.
    Crack, crack, crackle...crack, crack, crackle
    That would be dust in the grooves. Or just simplify it and add a couple of "pops" for the pressing defects.

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  • J. Turner
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    Originally posted by doublesstable View Post
    Okay now were gettin' someplace!
    At least GM's teeth are real ... don't tell me Simon's are real. I know Simon is involved in a lot of charities in the UK. I wonder if he ever shows up at Ascot, Burghley, or Badminton? Do they have any events that are associated with charities?

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  • doublesstable
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    Originally posted by J. Turner View Post
    Or wind your fingers in his chest hair ...
    Okay now were gettin' someplace!

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  • J. Turner
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    Originally posted by Coreene View Post
    Yeah, but I'd rather play footsie with Simon.
    Or wind your fingers in his chest hair ...

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  • Coreene
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    Yeah, but I'd rather play footsie with Simon.

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  • J. Turner
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    You know what? I don't mind that George is a bully. But I love Simon Cowell. Both of them are creative bullies. I find them amusing and creative. At least they don't resort to sordid swears and cliches.

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  • Anyplace Farm
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    Originally posted by Silk View Post
    I would have told the miserable old queen to go F&*K himself...really! I just freaking LOVE the fact that he is using a crest release on the cover on his book. Add that to the fact that his back is roached and there you have it. He has failed to come to the understanding that things evolve and the world does change, regardless of whether you want it to or not.
    Crack, crack, crackle...crack, crack, crackle (that would be that needle that is dragging across the broken record). I'll say it again, he's the first to diss himself in pix of himself. Scroll back...we've all said it ad nauseum.

    He doesn't want to be the best. He wants you to be your best.
    Crack, crack, crackle...crack, crack, crackle

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  • Anyplace Farm
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    Originally posted by barnworkbeatshousework View Post
    Yes, I was that naive, that inexperienced. I started riding at the age of 12 at the Quantico Marine Corps Base stables, once a week, group lessons. IF I was LUCKY (and IF Mom had to drive 30 minutes from Burke VA to Quantico VA to go to the commissary or PX for groceries), I got a second ride. That lasted the first 4 years I rode. Just rode in the standard group lesson format, though we had a crazy old Marine Colonel (Major Meek), who would take us on trail rides through the Marine Corps base (through the woods, and Officer's Golf Course, while the Marines "practiced" military exercises with blank rounds in the woods of Quantico.
    Oh my. We have GOT to talk offline. Because you are clearly around the same age as me and it is likely we were at Quantico around the same time. Have we already had this conversation and you just changed your screen name? Because I know someone else who also rode at Quantico - there aren't many of us here.

    Anyway, congrats because you had more than I got before I went to college! We did some up/down lessons in Spain. I can assure you, I learned NOTHING. Then, back in the states, good ol' Major Meek (in the background here) taught me my fourth and fifth grade year during summers. Same thing - once a week when my mom drove the 45 mins from Nokesville to Quantico for groceries.

    Then, in my 6th grade year, I got my horse and that was the end of lessons, which I didn't think was a problem at all! Until I got to college. I did read a lot of books and Practical Horseman but I still had a lot of catching up to do.

    And by the way, Major Meek was not exactly a pussy cat either. I can remember getting yelled at quite a lot by him. Which again, only motivated me. I was determined to be the best and like to think I became teacher's pet. I still have a little trophy he gave me for being much improved after trying my ass off.

    PM me...

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