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Ronald Mexico

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My assistant at work just told me she watched Ford vs. Ferrari...


She went on to tell me that she had no idea they could make cars that fast in the 60's (I didn't touch this point) especially because her 2013 Acura RDX can do 180.

I asked her why she thought her "Honda" could do 180 and she said because it is on the speedometer. I told her that her RDX wouldn't do 180 if it was dropped out of a stealth bomber at 20K feet.

We then went and googled it and came up with the RDX top speed of 135 and she said "that's close enough".

I just found it astounding what she considers "close enough".

Posted: 02/14/2020 at 12:31PM



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Current Thread:
  Here's what "close enough" means in this context -- Pezhoo 02/14/2020 3:35PM
  Lol. -- The Hook 02/14/2020 3:13PM
  So THAT'S what Mason Rudolph said!! ** -- GtownHoo 02/14/2020 6:17PM
  Right. What about impotent? -- Pezhoo 02/14/2020 3:38PM
  What year did she graduate from VT? ** -- Mg234 02/14/2020 1:04PM
  5.5 years after she "also got into UVA" ** -- 007 Hoo 02/14/2020 1:55PM
  Tell her you got 12" of something to show her... -- GtownHoo 02/14/2020 12:52PM
  Haha, women... -- HooStu 02/14/2020 12:48PM
  Bale is a phenomenal actor. ** -- jdubforwahoowa 02/14/2020 1:46PM
  But probably the worst Batman ever. ** -- Ronald Mexico 02/14/2020 1:48PM
  -1000 whaaaaaa?!? ** -- hooyorkcity 02/14/2020 11:07PM
  Bale was great -- HooStu 02/14/2020 3:03PM
  Ironically thought that Clooney was worse. -- jdubforwahoowa 02/14/2020 1:50PM
  I always thought Affleck was the worst Batman ever -- GtownHoo 02/14/2020 2:23PM
  Keaton was the best... ** -- Ronald Mexico 02/14/2020 2:53PM
  What about women? ** -- Mg234 02/14/2020 1:05PM
  Hell if I know ** -- MaizeAndBlueWahoo 02/14/2020 3:42PM
  Amirite? ** -- HooStu 02/14/2020 3:04PM

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