Sunday, March 30, 2008

A gem in the Goodwill Store...

I wandered into our local Goodwill Store this afternoon, looking for some cheap shorts for work and the usual 'dust catchers' for Mary and Lyndsay. I came up empty on those, but down at the end of the men's clothing rack they have an assortment of soccer jerseys and other synthetics. From across the room, I spotted those world championship sleeve stripes! And the Molteni on the sleeve was plainly visible too! Could it be?

Yes! It's a reproduction of a famous cycling jersey worn by none other than Eddy "The Cannibal" Merckx.

I am a happy camper. It's even a laughable XL in Italian sizing. That means it fits like a second skin. I gotta lose some weight.

Best of was five bucks.


Blogger The donut guy said...

Find of the year...

6:37 PM  
Blogger lemmiwinks said...


11:04 PM  
Blogger Paul Tay said...

The next FAT cyclist Santa sees with that jersey on is gonna get PUNK'd.

10:53 AM  
Blogger James said...

Wow, that is a score. Too bad you didn't get that slick Eddy Merckx trading card with it.

11:52 AM  

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