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Old 08-13-2010, 01:59 PM
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I finally have a good excuse.


http://articles.moneycentral.msn.com...entid=25174877


The study, by Michael Sivak and Jonathan Rupp, indicated that belted drivers with a body mass index, or BMI, of 35 to 50 have a 22% lower probability of being killed in a crash than belted drivers with a BMI between 15 and 18.4.
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Old 08-13-2010, 02:13 PM
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"People who are overweight or obese are at higher risk for chronic conditions such as high blood pressure, diabetes, and high cholesterol."

But I have lower probability of being killed in a crash
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Old 08-13-2010, 04:36 PM
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Decisions.... Decisions....

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Old 08-13-2010, 04:39 PM
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Lets all calm down and relax, and have a super grande milkshake to think this over.
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Hey, we float better too!
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