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Old 07-28-2005, 23:01   #1 (permalink)
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Mercury's on Speed

Anyone catch the program about Mercury's on Speed tonight? Great old race
footage. Even showed the 400 HP MEL engine. According to them only two 427
8V Comets were made.

Al # 35


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Old 07-29-2005, 00:01   #2 (permalink)
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Re: Mercury's on Speed

A bit of it, I saw a segment about Marauders past. What lovely beasts, I
have always had a soft spot for them. Or was that TiVo replaying
something???

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"Big Al" <nospamsal1@qwest.net> wrote in message
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> Anyone catch the program about Mercury's on Speed tonight? Great old race
> footage. Even showed the 400 HP MEL engine. According to them only two 427
> 8V Comets were made.
>
> Al # 35
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Old 07-29-2005, 00:01   #3 (permalink)
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Re: Mercury's on Speed

Dammit.. not gonna miss this fastball

"Big Al" <nospamsal1@qwest.net> wrote in message
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> Anyone catch the program about Mercury's on Speed tonight?


What? I thought Mercury was in retrograde? I'm totally ****ed!

I have never caught a Mercury while on speed. But once I followed my
impatient brother in his Grand Marquis when stoned. "Chill the **** out,
man.. shit, I mean we'll GET there, damn... 'pssshhew... whoooooo' (koff)...
where's my s.... ****in what SONG is this anyway?"

Mercury's on speed? At this rate, it'll crash into the sun for sure! We're
all doomed!

Freddy did many drugs, and it's all old news. So are his buck teeth.

That's all I got fer now; it's late.

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Old 07-29-2005, 04:01   #4 (permalink)
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Re: Mercury's on Speed

On Fri, 29 Jul 2005 06:17:04 +0000, Wound Up rearranged some electrons to
form:

> Dammit.. not gonna miss this fastball
>
> "Big Al" <nospamsal1@qwest.net> wrote in message
> news:eqjGe.62$nN3.12873@news.uswest.net...
>> Anyone catch the program about Mercury's on Speed tonight?

>
> What? I thought Mercury was in retrograde? I'm totally ****ed!
>
> I have never caught a Mercury while on speed. But once I followed my
> impatient brother in his Grand Marquis when stoned. "Chill the **** out,
> man.. shit, I mean we'll GET there, damn... 'pssshhew... whoooooo' (koff)...
> where's my s.... ****in what SONG is this anyway?"
>
> Mercury's on speed? At this rate, it'll crash into the sun for sure! We're
> all doomed!
>
> Freddy did many drugs, and it's all old news. So are his buck teeth.
>
> That's all I got fer now; it's late.


Did you forget your meds again?

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Old 07-29-2005, 14:01   #5 (permalink)
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If you did see it the guy driving the 64, 425hp Marauder should learn how to
shift.

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Old 07-30-2005, 07:01   #6 (permalink)
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Re: Mercury's on Speed

Didn't see the show. At a local car show last year there was a red '64
Marauder with 427 and 4 spd. Nice!

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"Wound Up" <none@your.disposal.ask.me> wrote in message
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>A bit of it, I saw a segment about Marauders past. What lovely beasts, I
>have always had a soft spot for them. Or was that TiVo replaying
>something???
>
> --
> Wound Up
> ThunderSnake #65
>
> "Big Al" <nospamsal1@qwest.net> wrote in message
> news:eqjGe.62$nN3.12873@news.uswest.net...
>> Anyone catch the program about Mercury's on Speed tonight? Great old race
>> footage. Even showed the 400 HP MEL engine. According to them only two
>> 427 8V Comets were made.
>>
>> Al # 35
>>

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Old 07-30-2005, 14:01   #7 (permalink)
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"David M" <NOSPAM@nospam.com> wrote in message
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> On Fri, 29 Jul 2005 06:17:04 +0000, Wound Up rearranged some electrons to
> form:
>
>> Dammit.. not gonna miss this fastball
>>
>> "Big Al" <nospamsal1@qwest.net> wrote in message
>> news:eqjGe.62$nN3.12873@news.uswest.net...
>>> Anyone catch the program about Mercury's on Speed tonight?

>>
>> What? I thought Mercury was in retrograde? I'm totally ****ed!
>>
>> I have never caught a Mercury while on speed. But once I followed my
>> impatient brother in his Grand Marquis when stoned. "Chill the **** out,
>> man.. shit, I mean we'll GET there, damn... 'pssshhew... whoooooo'
>> (koff)...
>> where's my s.... ****in what SONG is this anyway?"
>>
>> Mercury's on speed? At this rate, it'll crash into the sun for sure!
>> We're
>> all doomed!
>>
>> Freddy did many drugs, and it's all old news. So are his buck teeth.
>>
>> That's all I got fer now; it's late.

>
> Did you forget your meds again?


No, that was just ordinary insanity, and I get silly when I'm very tired.

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