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#1389127 - 03/05/10 05:42 PM Men Can Fix Anything
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#1389129 - 03/05/10 05:46 PM Re: Men Can Fix Anything [Re: Piano World]
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#1389131 - 03/05/10 05:48 PM Re: Men Can Fix Anything [Re: Piano World]
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What Animals Do When You're Not Home

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#1389133 - 03/05/10 05:51 PM Re: Men Can Fix Anything [Re: Piano World]
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Oh my goodness! Those are funny. My dad has always said that all a man ever needs in his tool box is a roll of duct tape. I see others live by that mantra as well.

Thanks for the laughs.

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#1389368 - 03/06/10 01:39 AM Re: Men Can Fix Anything [Re: Less Rubato]
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haha. I Just got this email sent to me by my grandpa. Its funny how stuff floats around on the internet.

Some of those are sooo bad. But ones like the pop bottle is kinda understandable. My grandpa for sure would do that!

The rake is a kinda funny, but good idea I guess.

That car and little pull cart one is just plain sad!
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#1392130 - 03/09/10 12:17 PM Re: Men Can Fix Anything [Re: Brandon_W_T]
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The shopping cart grill thing used to be a real problem back when my dad worked for a local supermarket chain. One of their stores was right next to a government housing complex and they would lose tons of carts that way. They tried sending an empoyee out to collect them up and he got the crap beat out of him, until they figured out that if they sent someone early Sunday morning the people who had actually stolen the carts would be passed out and wouldn't notice you were taking their grills back.
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#1396372 - 03/15/10 02:51 PM Re: Men Can Fix Anything [Re: Little_Blue_Engine]
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Hah, some of those were actually pretty clever!

...some of them... :P
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#1396839 - 03/16/10 10:18 AM Re: Men Can Fix Anything [Re: Pianosaurus Rex]
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LOL, it looks like some people have no qualms about stealing shopping carts.
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#1420397 - 04/20/10 02:09 AM Re: Men Can Fix Anything [Re: Pete M.]
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Actually the shopping cart bicycle is a really good idea for going grocery shopping with you bicycle.

Grocery shopping on a bike is one of the hardest things to do as a bicycle rider.

Still a tow is probably a better solution.

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#1429424 - 05/04/10 08:07 AM Re: Men Can Fix Anything [Re: SpencerF]
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Lol at these.

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#1452290 - 06/07/10 09:33 PM Re: Men Can Fix Anything [Re: HomeInMyShoes]
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If you liked the Men Can Fix Anything thread, you might like this too (or not)...

What Animals Do When You're Not Home

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#1453494 - 06/09/10 04:30 PM Re: Men Can Fix Anything [Re: Piano World]
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LOL great. But a power socket in the swimming pool or shower that's really crazy.
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#1453511 - 06/09/10 04:48 PM Re: Men Can Fix Anything [Re: wouter79]
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A roll of duct tape, a tube of super glue, a C clamp, couple 2x4 lumbers and you are all set to fix anything! laugh

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#1527916 - 10/04/10 09:45 AM Re: Men Can Fix Anything [Re: Piano World]
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LoL some of it are being lazy, men are just lazy to fix those damage.

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#1618570 - 02/12/11 08:34 PM Re: Men Can Fix Anything [Re: Piano World]
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I'm proud of my gender (except for the swimming pool and shower ones)
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#1638714 - 03/11/11 09:54 AM Re: Men Can Fix Anything [Re: Piano World]
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That shopping cart bycicle is just epic. I mean that isn't even a shoddy idea, it's just brilliant. I would trade my bike for that one, any day. But that swimming pool... Those tablets you throw into them to keep the pool clean make the water a pretty good conductor. On the other hand , you are throwing in an entire socket, so the ground is actually in the socket as well, so perhaps it will only shortcircuit the socket itself.


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#1681838 - 05/20/11 10:49 PM Re: Men Can Fix Anything [Re: Piano World]
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ha
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#1694918 - 06/13/11 12:23 PM Re: Men Can Fix Anything [Re: Piano World]
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laugh they ar good photos!
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#1796750 - 11/27/11 02:23 PM Re: Men Can Fix Anything [Re: Piano World]
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Oh these made me laugh so hard I cried. They remind me of all my ex-husband's attempts to fix things. HOWL !
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#1798167 - 11/30/11 04:00 AM Re: Men Can Fix Anything [Re: Piano World]
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How do you know that these were perpetrated by men?
I might start a thread called 'women can cook anything' with loads of pictures of pathetic culinary attempts.

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#1798407 - 11/30/11 02:59 PM Re: Men Can Fix Anything [Re: Piano World]
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Oh my - that refrigerator looks almost familiar. My mother's husband repaired one in much the same way. He also upgraded the repairs by adding wood shelves to the interior.

After noticing the reconstruction on my last visit I bought her a new fridge. laugh
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#1814115 - 12/28/11 10:07 PM Re: Men Can Fix Anything [Re: Piano World]
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#1816688 - 01/01/12 08:51 PM Re: Men Can Fix Anything [Re: Piano World]
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Oh, so much talent smile
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#1819104 - 01/05/12 01:45 PM Re: Men Can Fix Anything [Re: Piano World]
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>How do you know that these were perpetrated by men? I might start a thread called 'women can cook anything' with loads of pictures of pathetic culinary attempts.


Please go ahead and give me the link smile
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#1941033 - 08/11/12 08:05 PM Re: Men Can Fix Anything [Re: Piano World]
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I fix things the same way. My cushion on the bedroom chair is worn out. The foam is all flat. I just put 3 blankets on it to cushion it more.

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#2040045 - 02/27/13 08:59 AM Re: Men Can Fix Anything [Re: Piano World]
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Haha, fantastic! Especially the guys with the BBQ in the pool!

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#2051848 - 03/21/13 10:18 AM Re: Men Can Fix Anything [Re: Piano World]
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Hahaha that's really interesting and prove that men can do anything. so funny pictures.

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#2076890 - 05/03/13 10:11 PM Re: Men Can Fix Anything [Re: Piano World]
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Nobody noticed that the battery is about to blow up like a bomb?
Just allow those two terminals to short.
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#2079082 - 05/08/13 01:31 AM Re: Men Can Fix Anything [Re: Piano World]
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omg just seen the BBQ in the pool with 240 or 110 volt lead going to it. What was he thinking.....it's a death trap
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#2080131 - 05/10/13 02:54 AM Re: Men Can Fix Anything [Re: earlofmar]
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Must have all been piano players..........just too busy practicing to be bothered with the mundane things like proper maintenance
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