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Old 03-24-2011, 02:44 PM   #1
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I hate the sun! Time to put the top up.

Well it finally happened, I got my usual sun rash. I have felt it coming on the last couple of days from driving my car everywhere with the top down. I only get this rash on my hands and arms. I also hate the sun because I get super dark if I'm out in it a lot, it's particularly annoying when I go swimming and have a bad farmer's tan.
Since my car will be down for a few days next week (going to the track Saturday so I can finally get my baseline 1/4 mile time), I think I'll go a head and get the windows tinted since i remember you can't roll down the windows for a while when you get tint done.

I know what you are thinking, if you hate the sun so much why did you get a convertible? I had one in high school and there is nothing like rolling with the top down when the sun starts to go down and at night. I love it!

On a side note, rolling with the top up and windows down kind of reminds me of that big windowed Mercedes .
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Old 03-24-2011, 02:49 PM   #2
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Has this sun rash been a lifelong thing?
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Old 03-24-2011, 02:57 PM   #3
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That sucks! Id rather have the sun then rain. Dont get me wrong i like rain too but not when it rains everytime I wash my car. Makes me so
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Old 03-24-2011, 03:09 PM   #4
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Has this sun rash been a lifelong thing?
I think it's actually self inflicted. On our honey moon five years ago we went to Cancun and I got back super dark, so for the next year or so I got really self conscious about it and avoided the sun like the plague. I guess that threw off my resistance to the sun or something and now when im out on the sun all day I get a rash, its not a big deal, is not all over my arms or anything just on in a few spots. You probably wouldn't even notice it empress I told you I had it.

My wife makes fun of me cause I always carry around SPF 100 (it helps a bit) and use it religiously.
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Old 03-24-2011, 03:30 PM   #5
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My husband started getting that sun rash a few years ago. I think some people develop it with age. I don't feel too sorry for ya. It snowed here last night!
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Old 03-24-2011, 03:42 PM   #6
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I guess your handle is appropriate "SUX2BU" haha ... Just kidding.

Hope it the rash clears up so you can enjoy the vert some more.
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Old 03-24-2011, 04:43 PM   #7
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damn ctinatx that was going to be my line! Trade ya my corolla for your vert! Would love my big bald head to get sunburned.
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Old 03-24-2011, 04:48 PM   #8
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Wow that stinx about the rash but at the same time i wish I could complain aboutthe sun lol but the weather sux out here still lately lol
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Old 03-24-2011, 04:54 PM   #9
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love the sun.it's much better than winter.
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Old 03-24-2011, 05:00 PM   #10
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The sun is brutal , been dealing with the same thing for 34 years. Be careful don't want it to develope into skin cancer. Just a suggestion, put on a hat and long sleeves, crank up the AC and enjoy.
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Old 03-24-2011, 05:04 PM   #11
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Well now...that just makes me want to run down there and and then and then some of and a little bit of :fighting0040: and then call cause it's just not fair.

Snow, ice, sleet and freezing rain and you're crying about a RASH!?

Why I oughtta!!

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Old 03-24-2011, 05:27 PM   #12
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Well now...that just makes me want to run down there and and then and then some of and a little bit of :fighting0040: and then call cause it's just not fair.

Snow, ice, sleet and freezing rain and you're crying about a RASH!?

Why I oughtta!!

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We feel for you Anna...............and im being serious

its 84 and sunshine here........We could use some rain though its been a DRY Spring which is not helpful on the yard.


Before you know it we will be at 100+ temps and yall will be enjoying the weather.
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Old 03-24-2011, 09:43 PM   #13
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LOL That's funny stuff, Anna!
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Old 03-24-2011, 11:05 PM   #14
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Hey, let me.know.how your.tinting experience goes... I've got an.appt Tuk.es for my third trip to have the rear window redone, keeps bubbling on the edges...
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