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Old 03-04-2014, 01:28 PM   #1
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Hey Mista, Throw me somethun

We went to the Mardi Gras parade in Gulf Shores, AL today. It was cold (40 degrees) and overcast so everyone was bundled up and it was a great parade. The parade lasted 55 minutes and there were some great floats. Beads, candy, moon pies, and toys were tossed to the crowd. We had a blast.

A couple of the floats.
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Here's a pic of some of our booty. I love Moon Pies.
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Old 03-04-2014, 02:23 PM   #2
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Bob where did you get all that stuff in the last pic? Did you, did you steal it from the kids that where there?
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You sure you weren't trick or treating? By the looks of the loot in your last pic,it sure looks that way.
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I don't even want to think about how you got all of those beads...

When I am handing out beads, I usually say....." show me your puppies"...

GO RIO.......
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Bob where did you get all that stuff in the last pic? Did you, did you steal it from the kids that where there?
Actually we caught more than that but Joyce gave all the good toys and stuffed animals to a little boy that was standing next to us. He was one happy camper.
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I don't even want to think about how you got all of those beads...

When I am handing out beads, I usually say....." show me your puppies"...

GO RIO.......
Way too cold for that today. It's was cold during the parade and it's still just 43 degrees as I type this. At least we're away from the cold in St. Louis, Brrrrrr!
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Way too cold for that today. It's was cold during the parade and it's still just 43 degrees as I type this. At least we're away from the cold in St. Louis, Brrrrrr!

It's 39 degrees in Union right now, sun is shining brightly and snow and ice are melting. Predicted to be in the 50's by Friday.
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It's 39 degrees in Union right now, sun is shining brightly and snow and ice are melting. Predicted to be in the 50's by Friday.
I'm still waiting for an 80 degree beach day down here. I've got a new speedo swimsuit I want to wear.
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I'm still waiting for an 80 degree beach day down here. I've got a new speedo swimsuit I want to wear.
And I need to leave now.

Waiter, check please!!!!!
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I'm still waiting for an 80 degree beach day down here. I've got a new speedo swimsuit I want to wear.
My eyes.... my eyes..... I have seen waaay to much.... Women are screaming and grown men are crying..... (with laughter)

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I'm still waiting for an 80 degree beach day down here. I've got a new speedo swimsuit I want to wear.
As long as you wear that speedo with white shrimping boots...you'll fit right in!



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As long as you wear that speedo with white shrimping boots...you'll fit right in!
LOL, certainly I will. I do want to fit in ya know.
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Just so y'all know, I still have six-pack abs. They are similar to those in the picture below.

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