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What have you really lost?

Discussion in 'Cambridge Weight Plan' started by welshyshelly, 8 April 2010 Social URL.

  1. welshyshelly

    welshyshelly Full Member

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    I'm not sure if anyone have put this on here before but here goes.....

    So What have you really lost.....
    1 pound = a Guinea Pig
    1.5 pounds = a dozen Krispy Kreme glazed donuts
    2 pounds = a rack of baby back ribs
    3 pounds = an average human brain
    4 pounds = an ostrich egg
    5 pounds = a Chihuahua
    6 pounds = a human’s skin
    7.5 pounds = an average newborn
    8 pounds = a human head
    10 pounds= chemical additives an American consumes each year
    11 pounds = an average housecat
    12 pounds = a Bald Eagle
    15 pounds = 10 dozen large eggs
    16 pounds = a sperm whale’s brain
    20 pounds = an automobile tire
    23 pounds = amount of pizza an average American eats in a year
    24 pounds = a 3-gallon tub of super premium ice cream
    25 pounds = an average 2 year old
    30 pounds = amount of cheese an average American eats in a year
    33 pounds = a cinder block
    36 pounds = a mid-size microwave
    40 pounds = a 5-gallon bottle of water or an average human leg
    44 pounds = an elephant’s heart
    50 pounds = a small bale of hay
    55 pounds = a 5000 BTU air conditioner
    60 pounds = an elephant’s private (yep, weights more than his heart!)

    66 pounds = fats and oils an average American eats in a year
    70 pounds = an Irish Setter
    77 pounds = a gold brick
    80 pounds = the World’s Largest Ball of Tape
    90 pounds = a newborn calf
    100 pounds = a 2 month old horse
    111 pounds = red meat an average American eats in a year
    117 pounds = an average fashion model (and she’s 5’11”)
    118 pounds = the complete Encyclopedia Britannica
    120 pounds = amount of trash you throw away in a month
    130 pounds = a newborn giraffe
    138 pounds = potatoes an average American eats in a year
    140 pounds = refined sugar an average American eats in a year
    144 pounds = an average adult woman (and she’s 5’4”)
    150 pounds = the complete Oxford English Dictionary
    187 pounds = an average adult man
    200 pounds = 2 Bloodhounds
    235 pounds = Arnold Schwarzenegger
    300 pounds = an average football lineman
    400 pounds = a Welsh pony


    Ive lost a human head!! lol
     
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  3. Tarragon

    Tarragon Silver Member

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    I've lost a human leg - scary. Even more so that by the time I finish I'll have lost a whole person!! :)
     
  4. X_Tasha_X

    X_Tasha_X Silver Member

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    Ooo I've lost a cinder block yay!!! Whats a Cinder Block LOL is that wood? xxx :D
     
  5. suepat10

    suepat10 I am one of the 63336

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    I've lost a sperm whales brain and a guinea pig! (That just sounds careless!) :-D

    Ooooo, just realised. When I lose my next pound i will have lost two times the weight of my son when he was born (and just one of him was a relief!!)
     
  6. minirog

    minirog Silver Member

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    I've lost a microwave! But I'm off to weigh in a moment and I'm secretly hoping to lose an Ostrich egg today to bring me up to a human leg! May have to settle for a guinea pig though as it's totm :(

    How weird is that sentence?!
     
  7. AlexIce

    AlexIce Silver Member

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    I nearly lost a chihuahua this week and I hope I will lose one next week cos if it's only a guinea pig I shall not be amused!
     
  8. welshyshelly

    welshyshelly Full Member

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    pmsl!!
    sorry this is making me goggle soooo much! x
     
  9. minirog

    minirog Silver Member

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    Woo Hoo! I lost a chihuahua! So in total I've lost a human leg and guinea pig. Not bad :D lol
     
  10. Loser85

    Loser85 Gold Member

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    LOL i need to lose a fashion model whos 5ft 11. How specific can ya get! Also if i could lose a human head in my 1st week id be quite chuffed :D
     
  11. Mrs Z

    Mrs Z Gold Member

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    I have lost the World’s Largest Ball of Tape.

    But if you look back at what half your weight loss is and double it, I have lost 2 human legs!

    Just glad they are not my own!
     
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