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Old 05-30-2012, 01:56 PM   #1
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where did the saying "tomato can" come from?
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Old 05-30-2012, 02:00 PM   #2
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I was always under the impression that, like a sub standard fighter, a tomato can bleeds when its battered
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Old 05-30-2012, 02:17 PM   #3
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Let's not forget (according to Audley Harrison) the infamous "potato cans" that the Klitschko's & Haye have been fighting
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Old 05-30-2012, 02:18 PM   #4
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thanks!

potato cans! haha
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Old 05-30-2012, 02:28 PM   #5
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Let's not forget (according to Audley Harrison) the infamous "potato cans" that the Klitschko's & Haye have been fighting
And Kell Brooks upcoming "battle of nutrition"
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Old 05-30-2012, 05:39 PM   #6
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I always thought it was like when rednecks shoot cans off a fence in films. Ie a 'tomato can' as in someone you can just knock over without it doing anything in return

To me that makes more sense than the blood theory
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Old 05-30-2012, 07:58 PM   #7
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I always thought it was like when rednecks shoot cans off a fence in films. Ie a 'tomato can' as in someone you can just knock over without it doing anything in return

To me that makes more sense than the blood theory
yeah that sounds like a better theory to me too
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