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Old 05-01-2004, 07:42 PM   #1
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If we can start threads for silly pictures and names of cereal I think we can start one for this.
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5/1/2004 -- AR.com spoke with Andy shortly after the incident in Rome. As reports have indicated, Andy suffered no injuries, but is slightly shell-shocked by what took place. His recount of the story is mind-boggling, and his actions were truly heroic. Stay tuned as we will be providing much more information, including first-hand description by Andy himself.
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Old 05-01-2004, 08:10 PM   #2
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FYI, I put the fire pics up on RO.
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Well done Andy! Very nice reaction!

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Looking forward to read the recount.
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But I don't think that Andy was really a hero. That's a bit of hyperbole. I think that he helped people, but it doesn't sound as if he risked his life.
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I cringe at the word hero after its frequent abuse by propagandizing politicians and the sensationalizing media.

However, there is a variant on the word, "Gyro," which I find very tasty.
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How is "gyro" a variant of "hero"?

Oh and I don't like gyros very much.
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How is "gyro" a variant of "hero"?

Oh and I don't like gyros very much.
it was a joke. some people pronounce them the same way.
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Andy, you're my hero!!!!
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I think the thing is that considering the kind of person he is and the life position he's in, him going out of his way to help people in a situation like that is a little above and beyond. it is to me, anyway. I love it whenever I hear about a celebrity doing a really good thing like this. and thanks tangy
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I agree. It's a lot different than "sacrificing" yourself for others but it's a great thing nonetheless.
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yep... so then I guess it just depends on your opinion of "hero"
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*sings*

I cannn be your hero baaaaabbbyyyy.
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And then a hero comes alonnnnnnnngggggggg with the strength to carry oooooonnnnnnnnn
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i'm imaging you guys singing and it's quite funny
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