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Seth Breidbart
July 8th 03, 09:05 PM
In article >,
PatrickFalcon31 > wrote:
>So I'm leaving the pool today, kids in tow, when I walk by a couple on a park
>bench outside the pool office. The man stops me. "Hey," he says, "I bet her
>you could bench 450."

>It's obviously absurd to guess my bench press at 450. (I weigh 193; this guy's
>guess would be well over twice my body weight.)

By the standards of lots of people, you _could_ bench 450. Remember,
you get 4 spotters to help you.

Seth
--
Who cares? Shut up and lift. -- Watson (the pencil neck) Davis

Seth Breidbart
July 8th 03, 09:05 PM
In article >,
PatrickFalcon31 > wrote:
>So I'm leaving the pool today, kids in tow, when I walk by a couple on a park
>bench outside the pool office. The man stops me. "Hey," he says, "I bet her
>you could bench 450."

>It's obviously absurd to guess my bench press at 450. (I weigh 193; this guy's
>guess would be well over twice my body weight.)

By the standards of lots of people, you _could_ bench 450. Remember,
you get 4 spotters to help you.

Seth
--
Who cares? Shut up and lift. -- Watson (the pencil neck) Davis