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« on: September 09, 2008, 11:09:08 PM »
I can't help but to tell you a story about beer and antifreeze.  I went to a job interview about 2 weeks ago and my check gauges 'IDIOT' light came on when only 2 miles away from the office.  Temp was really really high.  I went to pull over into a parking lot and POW! antifreeze all over the place.  After a few choose words,Angry I looked under the hood and the upper hose blew off but didn't brake.  I replaced the hose and had to fill the radiator... the only thing I had was an ice chest from flounder fishing the day before.  I drained the water first, then a few small bottles of spring water and then added about 9 or 10 beers,Cold Beer washed my hands, put my dress shirt and tie back on and got my job offer. Big Smile I started yesterday! Man, I could have really used a beer after that one.

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« Reply #1 on: September 09, 2008, 11:19:46 PM »
CONGRATS on the new job. Hope its a great one.See you in October.

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« Reply #2 on: September 09, 2008, 11:25:18 PM »
I hope the cops don't pull you over and give your TV a breathalyzer test Cold Beer. They'll take it in for DUI.

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« Reply #3 on: September 09, 2008, 11:26:21 PM »
Ya could have used that beer....

But you went and poured them into the radiator. What the hell!! Question

Actually, Alcohol is a good Antifreeze in the Winter time. I'm not so sure on it's Boil Over Protection, but it must have worked out OK for ya. What a heck of a way to land a new Job.

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« Reply #4 on: September 10, 2008, 10:21:56 AM »
Now the question is... Will you flush it out and put actual antifreeze back into it? Laugh Out Loud

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« Reply #5 on: September 10, 2008, 10:53:15 AM »
That's ALCOHOL ABUSE!!

Congrats on the new job...and pay homage to the 'mother of invention'!  I've heard of 'recycled' beer being used in radiators Shock

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« Reply #6 on: September 10, 2008, 11:18:44 AM »
That's Just too funny!

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« Reply #7 on: September 10, 2008, 12:58:41 PM »
Not alcohol abuse.  What it is is 9 or 10 beers gladly sacrificing themselves so that he could get a job, enabling him to adopt many many more of their kind.

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« Reply #8 on: September 10, 2008, 01:15:44 PM »
I Just can't figure it out the tv veers to the left then to the right then back to the left ...Lol

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« Reply #9 on: September 11, 2008, 10:30:37 PM »
Congrats! Awesome story!

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« Reply #10 on: September 11, 2008, 10:40:21 PM »
AWSOME....Genius....Thats all I can say

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« Reply #11 on: September 12, 2008, 09:48:51 AM »
LOL... funny.  I can picture you dumping beer into the radiator....

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« Reply #12 on: September 12, 2008, 11:10:46 AM »
Seems to me there was a similar situation in an episode of M*A*S*H. But this involved Klinger, Potter, a sniper, a case of wine for Winchester, and a dry jeep...

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