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Old 03-30-12, 06:22
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For those that are on Twitter, I'm sure you're familiar with hashtags. If not, they're a phrase or word that has a # in front of it. They're all grouped together into one area where they're stored. That's as best as I can define it. I usually get a kick out of reading them on Twitter and thought it would be a neat idea to incorporate the trending hashtag topic to make it cycling related.

Like for instance, right now one of the trending topics is "If I won the Lotto I would" (in hashtag for it's #IfIWonTheLottoIWould). In California right now the Lotto is at 460 million dollars right now I believe which is why it's trending.

I'll start it easy.

#IfIWonTheLottoIWould buy all my favorite riders and build a team around them.
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Obviously the same as you, but with a slight twist:

#IfIWonTheLottoIWould bribe CAS to admit they made a mistake in the Contador case so that his suspension gets void and then I would start my own cycling team with him as captain and all my favourite riders in it and Bjarne as team manager. And I would buy Frandy, only to later tell them they're water carriers for Alberto.
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Obviously the same as you, but with a slight twist:

#IfIWonTheLottoIWould bribe CAS to admit they made a mistake in the Contador case so that his suspension gets void and then I would start my own cycling team with him as captain and all my favourite riders in it and Bjarne as team manager. And I would buy Frandy, only to later tell them they're water carriers for Alberto.
They're not going to like that very much
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...Like for instance, right now one of the trending topics is "If I won the Lotto I would" (in hashtag for it's #IfIWonTheLottoIWould). In California right now the Lotto is at 460 million dollars right now I believe which is why it's trending.

I'll start it easy.

#IfIWonTheLottoIWould buy all my favorite riders and build a team around them.
So Eric, did you win? how's the team coming along?
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Old 03-31-12, 19:18
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They're not going to like that very much
That's the idea.
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#IfIWonTheLottoIWould i will buy cyclingnews or buy out future publishings and become a cook/handyman for liquigas cycling team.
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become a cook/handyman for liquigas cycling team.
What do you need the money for, buying the needed licenses?
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What do you need the money for, buying the needed licenses?
to have a share in cyclingnews or future publishings
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... And I would buy Frandy, only to later tell them they're water carriers for Alberto.
I think Alberto deserves better service than that!!
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It was nice to see Boonen trending on Twitter today. I also saw that #rvv was trending in some places.
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