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Subject:  Re: OT: Achieving 103% Date:  10/17/2001  12:58 PM
Author:  dugandmeg Number:  53471 of 882967

bookgrrrl wrote:
Is anyone else here reminded of that priceless scene in "This Is Spinal Tap," where the band member is explaining why he taped an
"11" onto his stereo volume control?

<British accent>
"See, I turn the volume up to 10, like this, but then if I want just a little bit more, I go up to 11."
</British accent>

I always think of that scene when people yapper on about giving "110%." And they wonder why I start to giggle!

bookgrrrl sure did set me a'grinnin-

(to continue the scene):"But why not just make 10 one louder?"

...(pause) "this one goes to 11".

:-) I think that will make me smile for the rest of the day-
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