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post #1 of 51 (permalink) Old 07-01-2004, 08:33 PM Thread Starter
 
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What would you do with $290 Million???

I don't think I could spend that much money

But I'll but a lottery ticket anyway, just in case! :p
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post #2 of 51 (permalink) Old 07-01-2004, 08:42 PM
 
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I'm sure I could find a few things. Love to give it a shot though.
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me? i'd buy a life!
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post #5 of 51 (permalink) Old 07-07-2004, 12:29 PM
 
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I could spend it in 48 hours, and I'd be dead in 72. lol
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post #6 of 51 (permalink) Old 07-07-2004, 11:26 PM
 
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I'd think of something.
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i would buy a gold highmount micron pipe...



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Hummm, after I give 10% to the church.......the rest I'll party away
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post #9 of 51 (permalink) Old 10-13-2006, 02:22 AM
 
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Well, for one, I'd never work another day in my life. I'd travel the world, skiing, climbing, biking, driving, hiking, and anything else that I feel like doing at the time.
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Well, for one, I'd never work another day in my life. I'd travel the world, skiing, climbing, biking, driving, hiking, and anything else that I feel like doing at the time.
I might even invest a few mill just in hopes I don't run out.

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post #11 of 51 (permalink) Old 10-13-2006, 02:29 AM
 
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i thought it said $ 290 $ buy a huge house with all my closest friends buy a house for my mom, donate a grip of cash, travel like crazy, and buy every model of bike i could think of
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post #12 of 51 (permalink) Old 10-13-2006, 04:21 AM
 
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About 10 Million would go into buying a sponsorship package for a MotoGP team, maybe it'll get me a "major sponsor" deal with a 125 or 250 team.

My terms would be as follows.
I travel as part of the team for the year, and I get a team shirt............................................. ......That's it!

The rest (280 million), I'd build a racetrack, north west of Sydney, about 2-3 hours away. It'll have good facilities, on track accommodation, it'll be a combination of tight and technical and fast and flowing. and it'll cost twice as much to get a car on there than it will a bike!

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post #13 of 51 (permalink) Old 10-13-2006, 04:26 AM
 
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Great idea chuck. I'd probably get a racing/riding coach to teach me how to ride better. I could also see building/buying my own track so that I could ride hard any time I damn well pleased. No cops, no cages, no sand, no animals. Ok, maybe it would be tough to keep the animals out, but none of that other crap.
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But I'd pay off the house. And buy a Duc, an Aprilia, an MV, a Gix, a Yami, and a Honda. Probly not a Kaw.



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I would buy a third world country and lower the legal age of consent...

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post #16 of 51 (permalink) Old 10-13-2006, 10:05 AM
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what couldnt I do??!!

pay off all my stuff, all mine and hubbies parents stuff...buy a reasonable house with a mountain somewhere in a beautiful area...travel the world, learn to play the piano, the guitar...buy a brand new bike(s), get a classic Shelby GT Cobra (Eleanor )...get a BIG truck with BIG tires (blame the redneck in me)...live in Ireland and Scotland for awhile...there are just too many things!!
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Rent a small Island resort and fund a massive week long party for my friends and Two Wheel Forums!

Build my own racetrack with 3 way configurable road course, dirt track, and supermoto track.

Then run AMA superstock on a "stock" R1LE
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I would buy a third world country and lower the legal age of consent...

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you sick freak....... lol
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I would do nothing.
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post #20 of 51 (permalink) Old 10-13-2006, 10:20 AM
 
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I would seriously buy a 10 people on here a new bike... nuthin over 15k but something nice... want to know what 10 people... the 10 people that are always giving me rep..... lol


i would buy 290 million junior bacon cheeseburgers at wendy's .... damn... i would have to bum some change for the tax though... anyone got some nickles....
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