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EPL and British Football

Discussion in 'All Other Sports' started by UK Packer Backer, Jan 9, 2012.

  1. mhnessie

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    1-0 Italy.....


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  2. mhnessie

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    Shame on me, wrong thread ;)


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  3. Bundesbiers

    Bundesbiers 1. FC Eintracht Bamberg

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    We all fall victim to this. Happens to all of us.
     
  4. mhnessie

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    @Bundesbiers: Less red, more blue, does this look better? ;)
    I guess especially Sandolf might like this...

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  5. mhnessie

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    Interesting books they had at the City store

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  6. mhnessie

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    ......and another book about a former, German City player
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  7. PackerFan71

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    Saw a documentary on him really good a gentleman, id have bought that.
     
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  8. PackerFan71

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    Certainly an improvement on the red, but a darker shade of blue another time nessie and a trip to the Bridge. ;)
     
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  9. Sandolf

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    Not sure about the darker shade part... :D

    Right on with the red though. I am trying to like Toronto FC, but the redness is most disturbing.
     
  10. PackerFan71

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    Well you know we will never agree on that, but too much red is beyond the pale in any case. :D
     
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  11. Sandolf

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    If they go through with this, you are not going to see me riding in one of those cars... never mind buy one!

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  12. Croak

    Croak Terminally twisted.

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    But the Chevy Camaro and the Corvette are sweet cars!

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  13. mhnessie

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    And the Chevy Tahoe ! :tup::)
     
  14. mhnessie

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    I know ManU is a worldwide "brand", but is there a market for Chevrolet in UK ? Chevrolet is leaving Germany in 2015 because nobody is buying them. :cautious:
     
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    I'm not surprised. If we had easy access to BMW's we wouldn't be buying Chevys either.

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  16. mhnessie

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    Why dont you have easy access to BMW's Croak ? I've noticed many BMW or AUDI dealers when travelling the
    US. :cautious: But I guess compared to US car manufacturers they are still rare.
    Did you know that they are much cheaper than in Germany ? ;)
     
  17. PackerFan71

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    The old saying here ''Like taking Coal to Newcastle.'' :)
     
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    No, I didn't know they are cheaper. See, here in the U.S. they are considered a pricier brand and a luxury car. Volkswagons are more the common man's car.

    For instance, the going rate for a 2014 BMW is 40 to 50 thousand dollars. While the going rate for a 2015 Chevy Malibu is 20 to 30 thousand dollats.

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  19. mhnessie

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    Sure, a Chevy is cheaper than a BMW, but we are talking about a complete different car quality, doesnt matter if its the engine, interior or exterior materials. To give you an idea about the US/Gemany price difference:
    BMW 320 i prices start from 32.000 USD, same car and model in Germany starts from 48.000 USD (36 k Euros) !
     
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    Definitely different quality. If you talk about something with "German Engineering" here in the states, your are referring to excellent precision craftsmanship.

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    Hmmm... I think us Americans don't know this saying. What's it mean?
     
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    You are not serious... are you? :D
     
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  23. PackerFan71

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    Does ''Selling ice to the Eskimo's'' or "Bringing cheese to Wisconsin" ring a bell? ;)
     
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  24. Sandolf

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    Try something that concerns some reference to beer. That will work for sure. :D
     
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    Bundesbiers 1. FC Eintracht Bamberg

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    I freely admit that I have not been to Newcastle or know the history. The only thing I could've told you about Newcastle is St James Park and Brown Ale. :p

    I had no idea they were historically dependent on coal sales... now I do.
     

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