BMW M3 Forum (E90 E92)

BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Go Back   M3Post - BMW M3 Forum > BIMMERPOST Universal Forums > Off-Topic Discussions Board
 
Strasse Wheels
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      10-07-2010, 12:15 PM   #23
MadDog
Careful, I Bite.....
MadDog's Avatar
United_States
16
Rep
504
Posts

Drives: 2006 325i
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: S.F. Bay Area

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2006 325i  [3.75]
Quote:
Originally Posted by Hawkeye View Post
Okay, screw breast cancer. Like that cause needs any more publicity or money. They have BC branded EVERYTHING and every sport wears pink and donates a ton every single year. I am sick of hearing about it personally (and I even have an aunt that had it!)
Every charity is hurting for money. Donate money to one, and you magically get on everyone's mailing/telephone list.


As far as the OP's school. Screw that.
Appreciate 0
      10-07-2010, 12:19 PM   #24
BTM
Banned
United_States
183
Rep
10,314
Posts

Drives: A///MERICAN!!!
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: A///MERICA!!!

iTrader: (11)

Garage List
The reason there is such a push for breast cancer research is because after lung cancer (which is obviously and easily avoided) it is far and away the most common in women (1 in 4)
Appreciate 0
      10-07-2010, 12:31 PM   #25
ghosthi32
Banned
25
Rep
2,510
Posts

Drives: Water camel
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: strait of hormuz

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by BTM View Post
The reason there is such a push for breast cancer research is because after lung cancer (which is obviously and easily avoided) it is far and away the most common in women (1 in 4)
Appreciate 0
      10-07-2010, 12:34 PM   #26
TK-421
Registered Sex Offender
United_States
156
Rep
4,764
Posts

Drives: E46 M3 | 1JZ S13
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Tampa, FL

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by BTM View Post
The reason there is such a push for breast cancer research is because after lung cancer (which is obviously and easily avoided) it is far and away the most common in women (1 in 4)
this.
__________________
Stop putting stuff like painted reflectors and premium package in your signature. You're embarrassing.
Appreciate 0
      10-07-2010, 12:36 PM   #27
BTM
Banned
United_States
183
Rep
10,314
Posts

Drives: A///MERICAN!!!
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: A///MERICA!!!

iTrader: (11)

Garage List
There are also signs of a similar "push" for prostate cancer research, which (again, excluding lung cancer) is the most common in men (1 in 3). Breast cancer is more visible at the moment in the sense of donations made by purchasing unrelated products and even an entire NFL weekend. Prostate cancer awareness and donation efforts seem to be more limited to "mens" products. If I'm not mistaken (paraphrasing a conversation I had last weekend with an MD) while screening age for both is the same (40) onset of breast cancer is statistically younger than that of prostate cancer

Last edited by BTM; 10-07-2010 at 01:01 PM.
Appreciate 0
      10-07-2010, 12:58 PM   #28
abisson
Canada FTW.
abisson's Avatar
Canada
46
Rep
516
Posts

Drives: 2010 GTI MKVI
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Maple Syrup Country

iTrader: (0)

Where is OP? Can't wait for his reply..
Appreciate 0
      10-07-2010, 01:02 PM   #29
escobar929
Brigadier General
escobar929's Avatar
78
Rep
4,462
Posts

Drives: M235i
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Hollywood, FL

iTrader: (14)

Garage List
2015 M235i  [0.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by abisson View Post
Where is OP? Can't wait for his reply..
prob in detention
Appreciate 0
      10-07-2010, 01:47 PM   #30
FStop7
I like cars
FStop7's Avatar
Vatican City State
108
Rep
5,058
Posts

Drives: M6
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Newbury Park, CA

iTrader: (3)

Quote:
Originally Posted by escobar929 View Post
prob in detention
The Pentium 3 in his school's computer lab is still trying to load this website.
Appreciate 0
      10-07-2010, 02:14 PM   #31
MadDog
Careful, I Bite.....
MadDog's Avatar
United_States
16
Rep
504
Posts

Drives: 2006 325i
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: S.F. Bay Area

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2006 325i  [3.75]
Quote:
Originally Posted by FStop7 View Post
The Pentium 3 in his school's computer lab is still trying to load this website.
Appreciate 0
      10-07-2010, 02:18 PM   #32
TK-421
Registered Sex Offender
United_States
156
Rep
4,764
Posts

Drives: E46 M3 | 1JZ S13
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Tampa, FL

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by FStop7 View Post
The Pentium 3 in his school's computer lab is still trying to load this website.
__________________
Stop putting stuff like painted reflectors and premium package in your signature. You're embarrassing.
Appreciate 0
      10-08-2010, 03:00 AM   #33
lopealle
Resident Black Guy
lopealle's Avatar
Zimbabwe
74
Rep
2,245
Posts

Drives: Lion
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Federal Way, WA

iTrader: (2)

Garage List
2006 M5  [5.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by Vanity View Post
So, you drive a 135i to your high school but consider yourself, and your classmates, too poor that you have to photocopy textbooks? I'm not sure about that.

Besides, photocopying textbooks is hardly the benchmark in determining whether a school deserves $250k for computer labs. LOTS of people in colleges don't even buy the textbooks, doesn't mean the students/colleges deserve money from Pepsi.

Why don't you tell us WHY your school needs this money because I agree with the above poster that another school deserves this money more.
this
Appreciate 0
      10-08-2010, 03:15 AM   #34
FStop7
I like cars
FStop7's Avatar
Vatican City State
108
Rep
5,058
Posts

Drives: M6
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Newbury Park, CA

iTrader: (3)



guys please donate to me. i only have enough hundred dollar bills to roll up and snort 2 tons of cocaine with. But I have 4 tons of coke that needs to be snorted! Please give generously in order to help prevent this crisis from becoming a tragedy.
Appreciate 0
      10-08-2010, 08:19 AM   #35
escobar929
Brigadier General
escobar929's Avatar
78
Rep
4,462
Posts

Drives: M235i
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Hollywood, FL

iTrader: (14)

Garage List
2015 M235i  [0.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by FStop7 View Post
The Pentium 3 in his school's computer lab is still trying to load this website.
best post in this epic Fail thread
Appreciate 0
      10-08-2010, 10:50 AM   #36
py335
Lieutenant
4
Rep
466
Posts

Drives: '08 AW E90 335i
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: NoVA

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by FStop7 View Post
The Pentium 3 in his school's computer lab is still trying to load this website.
hahahahahha
__________________
Appreciate 0
      10-08-2010, 12:20 PM   #37
MrRoboto
Colonel
Canada
63
Rep
2,732
Posts

Drives: VO 1M
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Canada

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by twoturboz View Post
Fact. This school has Pentium 3's all over the place and dusty CRT monitors.
Windows XP is on its last leg.

Pepsi will donate 250k towards tech upgrades
It's currently 27th.
http://www.refresheverything.com/bet...highschool2010

Go there, press the facebook log in thing, it takes two seconds.
Click the button. If you want to be even more awesome, press the button below to post it on your status with a link to the page- get your buds to actually do something useful on facebook.
You can do it once a day, it would help if you did as frequently as possible.
I'll be gone by the time the school sees this money - But it would be nice to see them get some new stuff despite the massive budget cuts and district waste.


*disclaimer: I am not associated with this club or any other club.

More hight school kids with BMWs.
Appreciate 0
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:39 PM.




m3post
m3post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST