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    New Top Gear Shock - June 16th

    • Seems I won't be watching on my own
    • The world's gone mad
    • Hell is freezing over


    Cooking my tea whilst keeping an eye on the One Show,

    Was that a laugh I heard? can't be she'll have her head in a crime novel.

    There it was again, looked and yes SWMBO was laughing.

    When does the new series start she asked, what new series asked I?

    Top Gear came the response.

    At this point I'm losing the will to live, never mind cook my tea.

    Some things are no longer sacred.

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    Tbh The Old Top gear is all i can stand..

    The new one is

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    The last bastion of maleness has now gone in the Yoda household, woe be-tied anyone who turns up at said household with a mucky car.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jimbov8 View Post
    The last bastion of maleness has now gone in the Yoda household, woe be-tied anyone who turns up at said household with a mucky car.
    I'm bleeding shipmate, bleeding I tell ya.

    I've been keel hauled.

    The final nail would be she said she was going to learn to drive.

    Dear whatever, I hope that day never comes.
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    Ha, I guess she's going to be tuning in to see Mr McGuinness or Flintoff...…

    Nothing sacred as you say

    That said Rich, Top Gear has went to he dogs somewhat over the years, not quite the same watch as it used to be although hope springs eternal

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    We're all going to the dogs brother, we just can't accept the fact.

    It'll get watched and I for one think it'll be good fun.

    I suspect Freddie and Paddy are just gonna rip into Chris.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ashanti View Post
    We're all going to the dogs brother, we just can't accept the fact.

    It'll get watched and I for one think it'll be good fun.

    I suspect Freddie and Paddy are just gonna rip into Chris.

    Used to love TG in the "Clarkson, Hammond, May" era. Just haven't been able to get into since. Not with Chris Evans, not with Matt Le Blanc and unfortunately, I doubt, with Paddy McGuiness. A big Freddie Flintoff fan, brilliant witty TV presenter (his 'roadtrips' are good fun to watch), but Paddy McGuiness will probably keep me away.
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    I can’t help but think the car knowledge between them will be limited and it’s more an excuse for 3 blokes to get over paid to jolly all over the world.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Glenn65 View Post
    I can’t help but think the car knowledge between them will be limited and it’s more an excuse for 3 blokes to get over paid to jolly all over the world.
    I think you're probably right... at least Chris Evans is no longer a part of it.
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    I guess we will all have to watch it to find out if it's any good!!! I hope it is.
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