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Posted: 8 Jun 07 17:10
I was having a discussion with my colleague about a small box we have that holds all the little bits and pieces for a demo we give. It's quite a well travelled box, it's been to Sweden, Germany, Greece, Switzerland and a few places in the UK. Now it's about to make another journey to Puerto Rico.

God knows where it came from, it was a Motorola phone box, but it's got a stack of old postage labels attached to it.

I said we should have taken pictures of it at each location. Then, he told me about this website - Extreme Ironing. I'd never heard of it, and he's a Greek guy, so at first I thought he said Extreme Irony and I wasn't too impressed.

Then he explained, "no, Ironing" (I still heard Irony), but then he used the international sign-language for "Ironing" and all was explained.

I'll never look at my iron in the same way again!

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Posted: 9 Jun 07 20:22

I don't believe it... Words fail me.

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Posted: 12 Jun 07 21:23
You want extreme ironing, Mark??? Extreme ironng! Try a big family including several who like FRILLS and discard their clothes like fallen leaves, make it their mission to crease clothes just hung in a wardrobe and always need that particular top in 2 hours, washed and ironed. This is a tale every woman will be familiar with sooner or later in life, a word of advice once you are married, do not mention "extreme ironing" to your spouse in any context, unless you are happy to visit the burns unit on a regular basis.
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Location: Magnolia, TX, USA
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Posted: 13 Jun 07 09:28
Extreme Ironing... Is that what they did when they burned an iron hole in my Armani suit?

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