When you feel your stalling take a look here

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  1. sammylammy

    sammylammy Trying Harder

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    I found this on another thread when I was feeling down an it is a real eyeopener as well as being funny. This week I lost a guinea pig, and in total a small ugly dog!!!



    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 penis (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
     
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  3. sleepybird

    sleepybird wants a pony

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    Lol, very good!!
     
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    ditzeeblonde Call me Linzi...

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    Wow! I'd like to lose a newborn giraffe in total!!
     
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    Yummy Mummy xx Full Member

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    Wow thats really good lol!!
     
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    Bonzo Full Member

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    I love that..... altho I need to loose a newborn giraffe I've already lost

    the skin of 3 humans or
    4 ostrich eggs and a rack of babyback ribs or
    9 racks of babyback ribs or
    5 human brains or
    18 guinea pigs or
    3 chihuahua's and a human brain........

    Only got the red meat an average American eats in one year to go...... can't believe a person eats that much red meat...... still I guess thats only 10 x 10 lbs steaks!!!!
     
  7. Linda5111

    Linda5111 I can do this.

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    So I've almost lost an automobile tire,lol.
     
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    Berryred Gold Member

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    stick some hair on the bold eagle and I have lost that haha

    great post thanks!!
     
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    Smiley_Cat Loving CD SS!

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    Hmm....I wonder how big the World's Biggest Ball of Tape actually is...and where, as once I get to goal, I'd like a photo of me next to it (only if it is HUUUGGGE of course!) with a huge grin on my face and saying 'I lost THAT!' lol
    Cx
     
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    That made me chuckle - thank you :D
     
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