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What's that really famous picture of the three climbers in the'70s posing in El Cap meadows in front of El Cap? I believe Jim Bridwell was on of the guys but I could be wrong.


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http://www.lmgtfy.com/...+nose+in+a+day+image


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That's the one. Thanks


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imnotclever wrote:

Pictured from left to right are Billy Westbay, Jim Bridwell, and John Long. The photo was taken after their sub-18 hour Nose in a day ascent.

I believe the record has been broken...


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edge wrote:
imnotclever wrote:
[image]http://www.cs.colorado.edu/~jrblack/pix/niad.jpg[/image]

Pictured from left to right are Billy Westbay, Jim Bridwell, and John Long. The photo was taken after their sub-18 hour Nose in a day ascent.

I believe the record has been broken...

Record may have been broken - but the swagger, style and spirit never will be. One irony of that pictures is the only one without a butt is his mouth is the only one to die of lung cancer (so far).


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You gotta be one tough MF to not get your ass kicked in an outfit like that.


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That IS an awful lot of paisley.


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boymeetsrock wrote:
You gotta be one tough MF to not get your ass kicked in an outfit like that.

Any one of those guys could make Chuck Norris soil himself with a single stare.


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edge wrote:
boymeetsrock wrote:
You gotta be one tough MF to not get your ass kicked in an outfit like that.

Any one of those guys could make Chuck Norris soil himself with a single stare.

a testable theory. someone with the means should set up a meeting...


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edge wrote:
boymeetsrock wrote:
You gotta be one tough MF to not get your ass kicked in an outfit like that.

Any one of those guys could make Chuck Norris soil himself with a single stare.

But could they stand up to Gabe Walker. Or, better yet, Burt Bronson?


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boymeetsrock wrote:
edge wrote:
boymeetsrock wrote:
You gotta be one tough MF to not get your ass kicked in an outfit like that.

Any one of those guys could make Chuck Norris soil himself with a single stare.

But could they stand up to Gabe Walker. Or, better yet, Burt Bronson?
Gabe and Burt were still peeing in their diapers and puking on their moms' shoulders when those guys did the first NIAD.


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imnotclever wrote:

Is that ZZ Top?


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Is that ZZ Top?

No.


Are you Justin Bieber?


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edge wrote:
moose_droppings wrote:

Is that ZZ Top?

No.


Are you Justin Bieber?

No, is he some forgotten ZZ Top band member.


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edge wrote:
boymeetsrock wrote:
You gotta be one tough MF to not get your ass kicked in an outfit like that.

Any one of those guys could make Chuck Norris soil himself with a single stare.

Especially this one...



Curt
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curt wrote:
edge wrote:
boymeetsrock wrote:
You gotta be one tough MF to not get your ass kicked in an outfit like that.

Any one of those guys could make Chuck Norris soil himself with a single stare.

Especially this one...



Curt

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