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I'm getting free complimentary issues of original HOT ROD magazine — and I'm not a gearhead or a wirehead.
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bozo de niro
2021-03-30 00:58:22 UTC
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From the photos, that engine and body stuff looks as close to rocket science as you can get without a launchpad — are those two references to technical enthusiasts still a thing these days or not?
Snidely
2021-04-05 16:57:23 UTC
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bozo de niro is guilty of
<ccd88bac-41ab-4bd4-a36a-***@googlegroups.com> as of
3/29/2021 5:58:22 PM
Post by bozo de niro
From the photos, that engine and body stuff looks as close to rocket science
as you can get without a launchpad — are those two references to technical
enthusiasts still a thing these days or not?
Didn't _Top Gear_ add life to "gearhead"?

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Lewis
2021-04-05 19:45:09 UTC
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bozo de niro is guilty of
3/29/2021 5:58:22 PM
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From the photos, that engine and body stuff looks as close to rocket science
as you can get without a launchpad — are those two references to technical
enthusiasts still a thing these days or not?
Didn't _Top Gear_ add life to "gearhead"?
I don't think I ever heard gearhead on Top Gear, petrolhead is the term,
IIRC.
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biography, every star its file, every chemical exchange its
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for because it is doing the accounting for the rest of it.
Nine-tenths of the universe, in fact, is the paperwork. --The
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