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George Washington, scofflaw

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Idaho, Apr 19, 2010.

  1. Idaho

    Idaho Active Member


    He owes the NYC Library $4,577 in fines for a pair of overdue books checked out in 1789
  2. Gutter

    Gutter Well-Known Member


    The original White Whale.
  3. Small Town Guy

    Small Town Guy Well-Known Member

  4. BitterYoungMatador2

    BitterYoungMatador2 Well-Known Member

    Surely he'll have to take some time off from being dead to deal with these issues.
  5. Smallpotatoes

    Smallpotatoes Well-Known Member

    Don't Bundy that book, Mr. President.
  6. MileHigh

    MileHigh Moderator Staff Member

    Is that in 2010 dollars?
  7. Baron Scicluna

    Baron Scicluna Well-Known Member

    Washington also was against the environment as a kid. He believed that trees were meant to be cut down.
  8. cyclingwriter

    cyclingwriter Active Member

    For some reason, in the context of the story, that picture of Washington makes him look like a guy who is looking to pull of some petty crimes.
  9. Shoeless Joe

    Shoeless Joe Active Member

    What was the title of the book, Tropic of Cancer?
  10. Ace

    Ace Well-Known Member

    I can't wait for National Treasure III: The search for Washington's overdue library book.
  11. mustangj17

    mustangj17 Active Member

    George Washington's teeth were made of wool.
  12. Baron Scicluna

    Baron Scicluna Well-Known Member

    I read something somewheres about his false teeth. They were attached to his gums by metal wires, which basically gouged his gums all the time and were, to say the least, pretty uncomfortable.
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