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Old 12-15-2011, 10:22 PM   #8 (permalink)
JRMichler
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I drafted behind a Greyhound bus on a motorcycle once. The turbulence was like getting between two guys boxing each other wearing pillows for gloves. It was on one of those California 12 lane freeways with heavy traffic.

I did not save any gas, and got beat up in the process.
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