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Old 04-26-2016, 08:04 PM   #1 (permalink)
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It was just on the boobtube. Damn, those three guys have to be some of the biggest idiots in the world. I've driven the Rubicon at least 6 times and It's no where as tough as they make it out to be. I give the program a minus 10
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You watch Top Gear US? What a loser

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I've seen a few minutes here and there, once in a while. The only reason I watched this one was for the trail.
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This is pretty bad television.
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Iirc Clarkson took a wrangler through it back in the mid 90s.
Much better than any TGUS, and I've never seen an episode.
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I've got it on in the background. It's bad. The hipster weenie belongs teaching little girls preschool.
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I've got it on in the background. It's bad. The hipster weenie belongs teaching little girls preschool.
He talks like he's a perv, I wouldn't want him anywhere near a child.
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I have no idea how that show is still on.
That whole channel sux, it used to be one of my favorites.
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He talks like he's a perv, I wouldn't want him anywhere near a child.
He's always reminded me of Jared.
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I am not going to argue anything in his favor. I think he has kids though.
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I've got it on in the background. It's bad. The hipster weenie belongs teaching little girls preschool.
Rut?

In real life he is a super cool guy...and VERY knowledgeable about vehicles.

RTF helped with this show, so I am hoping it does not make the 4x4 crowd look like idiots... I am stuck at work and can't watch it until I get home tonight...
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It was just on the boobtube. Damn, those three guys have to be some of the biggest idiots in the world. I've driven the Rubicon at least 6 times and It's no where as tough as they make it out to be. I give the program a minus 10
I agree, stupid. Even though I ended up on my lid the first time I went That's what I get following Todd with welded diffs and no hydro assist. You still got that pic from the camp ground you took the day after? Rest of the trail was easy, would love to do it again someday.
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Old 04-26-2016, 09:37 PM   #13 (permalink)
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Rut?

In real life he is a super cool guy...and VERY knowledgeable about vehicles.

RTF helped with this show, so I am hoping it does not make the 4x4 crowd look like idiots... I am stuck at work and can't watch it until I get home tonight...
He bugs me. One where they compared different Euro cars is what I had on. Doubt I'll watch the Rubicon one which is on at 11 here.
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I am not going to argue anything in his favor. I think he has kids though.
Rut is actually a really cool guy and a great family man. I met him at a car show once, real chill nice guy..
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Watching it now, can believe how long it is taking them

I don't mind rut or tanner (even though it seems dumb to have a professional driver on the show)

That fucking retard with the Newyoyk aksent is so fucking annoying.

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Could you imagine if they would have done the trail before the rocks were blown up or moved? Fehgs
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It's lame how on the US version, one little thing goes wrong with thier rig and they bail on it. Those UK mofos do t give up on thier rig for anything.
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I think it is pretty simple. TGUS, is not Top Gear. I refuse to watch it. In general.
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It's lame how on the US version, one little thing goes wrong with thier rig and they bail on it. Those UK mofos do t give up on thier rig for anything.
They do seem to leave each other behind quite often though.
James may's been left for dead how many times?
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Here's the original TopGear on Rubicon clip.
Clarkson wasn't quite as much of a dick back in '93

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They came along and filmed while we were camped at dirty dozen last sept. Made several high speed runs thru the water crossing. Nice bunch of guys. Drove right past my parked rig on the right.
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This is pretty bad television.
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what channel did this air on???
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Watched it, had a couple of laughs and thought it was decent. it would be nice if they were more 'tech' about it, but whatever it was entertaining. kind of figured they would roll all of them over and bring them all out with tow straps

history channel I think it was
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Watched it, had a couple of laughs and thought it was decent. it would be nice if they were more 'tech' about it, but whatever it was entertaining. kind of figured they would roll all of them over and bring them all out with tow straps

history channel I think it was
I think they try too damn hard to be difficult to each other. It isn't funny and doesn't come across well at all. I could live with the banter so long as they made an honest effort to seem to like each other in the end. I don't know what they are reaching for but it just doesn't work well for me.

It certainly doesn't seem like it is getting better either.

They need new talent.
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