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Old 07-01-2008, 04:00 AM
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Default so if my boat runs 87.1 and I run downstream with a 13mph currant...

does that mean I run 100.1?? my GPS would say so
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does that mean I run 100.1?? my GPS would say so
Spelling "current" properly might get you a couple more miles per hours, you envious poutinne boy...


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Main Entry:current
Function:noun
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1 a: the part of a fluid body (as air or water) moving continuously in a certain direction b: the swiftest part of a stream c: a tidal or nontidal movement of lake or ocean water d: flow marked by force or strength,
BTW.... Yes on your very very basic physics question above. You guys in Ontario would be a lot better getting passed fourth grade than 80 miles per hour ...
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Well, if you're going to correct spelling, it's "past" not "passed"...


Oh wait, we are discussing Canada? Carry on, carry on....
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Pretty much since it measures speed over ground
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Speed boat with a mask and sail attached to it, is this your new invention of the hybrid boat?
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BTW.... Yes on your very very basic physics question above. You guys in Ontario would be a lot better getting passed fourth grade than 80 miles per hour ...
Yo Einstein, maybe Packinair was talking about a fast raisin.

Currant 1. a small seedless raisin, produced chiefly in California and in the Levant, and used in cookery and confectionery.
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does that mean I run 100.1?? my GPS would say so
but you'd still be a douchebag.... that got called out with a $5500 bet that you didnt answer.......
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Yo Einstein, maybe Packinair was talking about a fast raisin.

Currant 1. a small seedless raisin, produced chiefly in California and in the Levant, and used in cookery and confectionery.
Indeed, pardon my ignence....
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BTW.... Yes on your very very basic physics question above. You guys in Ontario would be a lot better getting passed fourth grade than 80 miles per hour ...
GLH, say it ain't so ......
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