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Discussion in 'Cambridge Weight Plan' started by b_n_3003, 19 August 2009 Social URL.

  1. b_n_3003

    b_n_3003 Silver Member

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    I'm sure this has been done somewhere else, but I love it so I 'stole' off another web-site that I used to be on.

    1 lb = a Guinea Pig
    1.5 lb = a dozen Krispy Kreme glazed donuts
    2 lb = a rack of baby back ribs
    3 lb = an average human brain
    4 lb = an ostrich egg
    5 lb = a Chihuahua
    6 lb = a human’s skin
    7.5 lb = an average newborn
    8 lb = a human head
    10 lb = chemical additives an American consumes each year
    11 lb = an average housecat
    12 lb = a Bald Eagle
    15 lb = 10 dozen large eggs
    16 lb = a sperm whale’s brain
    20 lb = an car tyre
    23 lb = amount of pizza an average American eats in a year
    24 lb = a 3-gallon tub of super premium ice cream
    25 lb = an average 2 year old
    30 lb = amount of cheese an average American eats in a year
    33 lb = a cinder block
    36 lb = a mid-size microwave
    40 lb = a 5-gallon bottle of water or an average human leg
    44 lb = an elephant’s heart
    50 lb = a small bale of hay
    55 lb = a 5000 BTU air conditioner
    60 lb = an elephant’s penis (yep, weights more than his heart!)
    66 lb = fats and oils an average American eats in a year
    70 lb = an Irish Setter
    77 lb = a gold brick
    80 lb = the World’s Largest Ball of Tape
    90 lb = a newborn calf
    100 lb = a 2 month old horse
    111 lb = red meat an average American eats in a year
    117 lb = an average fashion model (and she’s 5’11”)
    118 lb = the complete Encyclopedia Britannica
    120 lb = amount of trash you throw away in a month
    130 lb = a newborn giraffe
    138 lb = potatoes an average American eats in a year
    140 lb = refined sugar an average American eats in a year
    144 pounds = an average adult woman (and she’s 5’4”)
    150 lb = the complete Oxford English Dictionary
    187 lb = an average adult man
    200 lb = 2 Bloodhounds
    235 lb = Arnold Schwarzenegger
    300 lb = an average football lineman
    400 lb = a Welsh pony


    and sorry for all the 'average american' comments, but I just copied it

    You'll all be pleased to know that I've lost the equivilent of a car tyre & average human brain :)
     
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  3. Mrs Z

    Mrs Z Gold Member

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    I am somewhere in between a small bale of hay and a 5000 BTU air conditioner!

    Or - 26 bags of sugar!
     
  4. Melanie_x

    Melanie_x size 8 skinnies ..yesss!

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    hahaha brilliant, I have lost a human head haha .... x x
     
  5. Guru

    Guru Silver Member

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    I've lost a cinder block. Next stop... a microwave...
     
  6. Lizzylocket

    Lizzylocket Winning a losing battle!

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    I've lost the world's largest ball of tape! Cool!
     
  7. Foo Fan

    Foo Fan Gold Member

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    I've lost a cinder block [​IMG] - gr8 thread!!!
     
  8. Big H

    Big H Silver Member

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    I had lost a 2 month old horse :D but due to gaining some weight, I have now lost a Gold Brick :)
     
  9. coconut

    coconut Full Member

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    I want to lose an elephants heart!
    My first week is over tomorrow but I'm choosing to get weighed once a month so hopefully I'll have lost 10 dozen large eggs by then!
    Mmmmm... eggs....
     
  10. mrsessex

    mrsessex Gold Member

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    An elephants heart :D
     
  11. lunar jim

    lunar jim Gold Member

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    Hmm I've lost almost a gold brick. No wonder I'm feeling skint lol
     
  12. sumayyah

    sumayyah please try again

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    ive lost a bald eagle and some baby back ribs, that'll teach the eagle, truing to eat while it flys, tisk
     
  13. Claudine004

    Claudine004 Oh Yea!

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    A small bale of hay! It will be an air conditioner in a few pounds time! :giggle: :giggle:

    Thats amazing to have been carrying that around for so long.
     
  14. charley24

    charley24 Silver Member

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    Oh Gosh I have lost more than a human leg !!!!!! Roll on the air conditioner !
     
  15. Andrea5867

    Andrea5867 Full Member

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    I've lost an elephants heart but by the end of CD, hopefully I will have lost its penis !!!!
    LOL - what a thought !!! I will never look at an elephant in the same light again
    Andrea x
     
  16. eyeontheprize

    eyeontheprize can see the end in sight!

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    A 2 month old horse and a human head! Mental.
     
  17. Blingbabe

    Blingbabe Back On Track!

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    A human head - thankfully I had two!
     
  18. Witchypoo

    Witchypoo Full Member

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    Weeeeeeeeeee I've lost a leg!:8855:

    Do you think I could use that as an excuse at work tomorrow!
     
  19. Tracey1404

    Tracey1404 Enjoyin' my journey....

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  20. alipally

    alipally Serial Dieter!

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    Well, I've lost the worlds largest ball of tape (WTH?) and a human head... I'm aiming to lose a baby giraffe!!

    Can't believe that the average American model only has a BMI of 16.3... that's seriously skinny and sooo not good for you!
     
  21. charlotte_k

    charlotte_k Silver Member

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    I have lost the complete Oxford English Dictionary, a Bald Eagle and a rack of baby back ribs! x x
     
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