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Old 01-05-2018, 03:27 PM
 
Location: Tucson Arizona
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choosing good genes is the real secret. But you gotta do it early.
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Old 01-05-2018, 04:02 PM
 
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If I canít eat and drink what I want, I could care less about a long life.
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Old 01-05-2018, 04:19 PM
 
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choosing good genes is the real secret. But you gotta do it early.
I suspect genetics factors significantly when you have people who live well beyond average life expectancy, but whose lifestyles are something less than healthy.
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Old 01-05-2018, 04:25 PM
 
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A minister once said that everyone wants to get to Heaven but no one wants to die.
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Old 01-05-2018, 10:30 PM
 
Location: Planet Woof
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MnMs and a cup of coffee after supper as a light dessert is what I like.
Wonder why people gain weight on diet pop?
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Old 01-06-2018, 03:27 AM
 
Location: Canada
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My father in law is going to be 94 in February. He smokes probably 2 packs of cigarettes a day.

His line: Smoked Meat Lasts Longer
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Old 01-06-2018, 04:21 AM
 
Location: Tampa, FL
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My father in law is going to be 94 in February. He smokes probably 2 packs of cigarettes a day.

His line: Smoked Meat Lasts Longer
That man needs to be studied.

He should donate his body to science when all is done - he's got some sort of immunity to lung cancer and heart disease.

Unbelievable.
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Old 01-06-2018, 05:23 AM
 
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If these are secrets, we shouldn't even be talking about them.
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Old 01-06-2018, 08:06 AM
 
Location: Lakewood OH
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The secret to a long life is to never die.
Now that’s the real secret.
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Old 01-06-2018, 08:07 AM
 
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There are no secrets to a long life.
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