Re: [CR] The French.

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Date: Fri, 22 May 2009 03:31:34 -0700
From: simon bird <>
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Subject: Re: [CR] The French.

Thank you Neil, I had some of the same inventions rattling round my brain but could not have produced the dates.

How about the diamond framed cycle? - the good ol' Rover Safety Bicycle.

"The first mechanically-propelled 2-wheel vehicle was believed to have been built by Kirkpatrick MacMillan, a Scottish blacksmith, in 1839"

I'll give the French Aluminium if they accept Carbon Fibre.

The battle lines are drawn!

I would like to hear from someone who is *actually* French before i decide wether tha term frog is offensive. I imagine it's met with a disdainful Gallic shrug and a laugh.

The most 'Irish' Irishman I ever met was born and raised in Boston.

Simon "Rosbif" Bird