Carlisle 2009

Discussion topics related exclusively to our annual gathering in Carlisle PA on June 6-8, 2008.
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Carlisle 2009

Post by merk23literturbo » Sun Jun 15, 2008 12:37 am

Mark your calendar now, June 5,6,7,8
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Re: Carlisle 2009

Post by DPDISXR4Ti » Sun Jun 15, 2008 10:02 am

merk23literturbo wrote:Mark your calendar now, June 5,6,7,8
Yep, next year will mark the 20th Anniversary of a "Funeral for a Friend" :cheers Anyone have a connection at a funeral parlor that we can borrow a casket from?
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Post by CV12Steve » Sun Jun 15, 2008 12:05 pm

merk23literturbo wrote:Mark your calendar now, June 5,6,7,8
So it runs through Monday next year?
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Post by KingpinCEO » Mon Jun 23, 2008 8:22 am

someone should weld a herse back on a merkur xr4ti front clip.

that would be pimp.
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Re: Carlisle 2009

Post by John Brennan » Mon Jun 23, 2008 11:49 am

DPDISXR4Ti wrote:
merk23literturbo wrote:Mark your calendar now, June 5,6,7,8
Yep, next year will mark the 20th Anniversary of a "Funeral for a Friend" :cheers Anyone have a connection at a funeral parlor that we can borrow a casket from?
We should have the Elton John song (one of his best, BTW) playing continuously from inside. I heard the strains of the organ and the bell as soon as I read it!
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Post by ztee24 » Mon Jun 23, 2008 2:43 pm

I think they meant 5,6 and 7th.
Hopefully, I won't be in Miami. I was lucky this year.
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Post by MerkurScorpio » Mon Jun 23, 2008 3:05 pm

KingpinCEO wrote:someone should weld a herse back on a merkur xr4ti front clip.

that would be pimp.
Scorpios were commonly converted into hearses in the UK and Europe:

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Post by Stealth_xr » Tue Jun 24, 2008 12:32 pm

rad hearse scorpio....
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Post by DPDISXR4Ti » Tue Jun 24, 2008 2:36 pm

KingpinCEO wrote:someone should weld a herse back on a merkur xr4ti front clip.
Close enough? :lol:

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Post by mhamilton » Fri Jun 27, 2008 12:11 pm

:puke

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Post by jasonty » Fri Jun 27, 2008 6:07 pm

couldn't have put it a better way!

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Post by Rooster » Fri Jun 27, 2008 7:03 pm

i hope to be there 8)
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Post by KingpinCEO » Tue Jul 01, 2008 8:53 am

DPDISXR4Ti wrote:
KingpinCEO wrote:someone should weld a herse back on a merkur xr4ti front clip.
Close enough? :lol:

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yeah close enough..

i guess just paint it black, and it'll be good.


someone should also get one of those scorpio hearses over here!
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Post by Rooster » Tue Jul 01, 2008 5:13 pm

indeed it might need to be a dark color... make it look evil
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Post by Ed Lijewski » Tue Jul 01, 2008 5:28 pm

What the Brat needs is just a bed liner and a tonneau cover. That cancerous wart-like protuberance growing on its stern should be reserved for trips to the local dump.

At night.

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