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#1 Old 09-28-2010
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New from Colorado

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I'm just a student from a small college in Colorado, and I do not own a vehicle yet, but I'm planning to buy SLK350 about a year from now, so I thought I would do some research from now til then. I'm hoping to learn a lot from this website before I get my first car!
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Which small college in Colorado? I went to a small one with a pointy chapel just north of the Springs...
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I go to the one that's about 7,258 feet above sea level...
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I go to the one that's about 7,258 feet above sea level...
Small world. I might be a smidge older (my 30 year reunion is next week), but once a Zoomie...

If you want to get off topic and talk about your future life, I have been known to get off-topic.
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It's great to see a grad here, sir! Are you going to the navy game this weekend? People are saying we should be able to beat them this time. It's been about 7 years or so
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It's great to see a grad here, sir! Are you going to the navy game this weekend? People are saying we should be able to beat them this time. It's been about 7 years or so
I wish I was. I live in Atlanta, retired from the ANG. I flew F-15s for most of my career, and now fly airliners.

When I was there we were going through coaches. Ben Martin to Bill Parcells to Ken Hatfield. The team got better a few years after I left, but I still follow them. This could be a great year for them!

When are you due to graduate? Flying, engineering, or something else?
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I live in Atlanta, retired from the ANG. I flew F-15s for most of my career, and now fly airliners.

When I was there we were going through coaches. Ben Martin to Bill Parcells to Ken Hatfield. The team got better a few years after I left, but I still follow them. This could be a great year for them!

When are you due to graduate? Flying, engineering, or something else?
I wish I could PM but I don't have enough Posts.

So I'm 13' and I'm hoping to get into special tactics. I want that kind of lifestyle, so one of the reasons why I want a SLK haha
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