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ambico17
27-08-03, 17:14
Let's just say you hold in your hand the winning numbers to a 10 million jackpot. What are the things you would like to do?

Would you quit your job?

Me? I would quit my job, buy a small RV and travel this great land of ours.

Once I've seen what I want to see here, I'd love to travel Europe. I like castles. And I know there are plenty to see over there.

So many things I'd like to do. Of course give some money away to my family and close friends.

Anybody out there with some ideas?

Geck-o-Lizard
27-08-03, 17:19
Send a million to TLR to keep the forums running nice'n'smooth
Buy the fastest, most upgradeable. best 'puter on the market and get it the fishtank case
Buy a huge plasma PC
Put the rest of it into a Swiss bank account and hack into it from Cuba :D

TR-Player
27-08-03, 17:21
Congratulations!
Why don't you visit Estonia... :D

Draco
27-08-03, 18:23
10 million...hmm...

I'd turn it into 10 billion and then 10 trillion and then give it all away...

Kid Vicious
27-08-03, 18:29
first id scream... and... then.. pick it up i guess...

julialee
27-08-03, 19:35
Move somewere nice and hot http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/jumper.gif or just nice :D Australia is my first choice http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/clown.gif Live it up in Barbados for a few years, then come back and do some more work http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/yikes.gif http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/yuck.gif

ELEN
27-08-03, 19:58
Originally posted by Geck-o-Lizard:
Send a million to TLR to keep the forums running nice'n'smoothAwwwwwwwwwwww.........!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !! Sweet!!!

tippucat
27-08-03, 19:59
Hi Jules http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/wave.gif Great avatar

10 million? Well, I'll be able to visit the coral reefs before they (authorities) stop people from going there or before humankind totally destroy them. I'll be able to take early retirement!Whoopeee

I would then live a life of sloth and indolence, throwing the occasional bash for my forum chums (in cyber space of course). I'll send postcards from my various stop-offs.

I'll hire a doggie walker. In fact two doggie walkers, one for each dog.

I'll use my new found spare time to carry out more thorough archelogical digging into chronicles! Then I'll employ a ghost writer!! ;)

John Falstaff
27-08-03, 20:14
:mad:

More spam!

I'd really thought I'd won. :(

Buy some new shoes, jeans etc: and er?!

Would that be enough to buy a new life I wonder?

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tippucat
27-08-03, 20:28
Originally posted by John Falstaff:
:mad:

More spam!

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Melonie Tomb Raider
27-08-03, 20:30
I'd start a small video game design company,so I could put all of my video game ideas to life. That would rock. hahaha.

tippucat
27-08-03, 20:30
Hi John http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/wave.gif

I was going to ask why more spam but I duffed it up! So now i'll ask: "more spam". Who's trying to outspam you? http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/whistle.gif

John Falstaff
27-08-03, 20:46
Hi Tippucat, http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/wave.gif

I'm not sure I understand your question. :confused:

I was referring to the unwanted ads. that come onto your computer, esp. those that go "A winner has been identified ...... etc:".

If you think my posts are Spam I'll http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/silent.gif and go away.

tippucat
27-08-03, 21:09
Ahhh! Did you hear that penny drop? I totally misunderstood what you meant! Doh! I thought you meant in relation to a post in the thread! I really should go to bed earlier. http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/clown.gif

John Falstaff
27-08-03, 21:15
I understand that 'Doh' is a good, and perhaps the most articulate of, Scottish expressions!

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Lady LC
27-08-03, 21:23
that's a lot of money, but here's my list

1-bank it
2-donate 3 mil to charity
3-nice house
4-Aston Martin V12 Vanquish... ooooh yeah...
5-every TR merchandise object known to mankind- and the ones yet to be discovered(if any)

Draco
28-08-03, 06:35
Originally posted by Melonie Tomb Raider:
I'd start a small video game design company,so I could put all of my video game ideas to life. That would rock. hahaha.Have you been in my head?

Wizzkiddo
28-08-03, 14:09
Put it on my bankaccount, and get it back when I'm 18 to buy a nice 'small house' :D . Oh and some money goes to TLR online for keeping these amazing forums on for the next, idunno, 20 years??

http://news.bbc.co.uk/media/images/38014000/jpg/_38014762_ticket_150.jpg <-- buy some of these, perhaps you're lucky!

Kid Vicious
28-08-03, 14:26
haha jij ben echt diep triest! nog meer geld willen winnen!! haha!

LOL u dont understand hahah LOL

Wizzkiddo
28-08-03, 14:36
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snafu
28-08-03, 20:36
Climb some mountains, buy a house in Ithaca (Kioni... mm... *dreams*), travel America, sail the Atlantic in a 50ft Moody...

... and buy lots of great shoes, lol.

Ocean-Sirius
28-08-03, 20:53
Kid Vicious-Ik spreek geen Nederlands...other than some naughty words I'm not to write! http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/whistle.gif I will have a slight guess at what you are saying by use of a mysterious machine...I got a Dutch friend but he's not online to be my translator. http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/tongue.gif

I will take a guess that it says something to the effect of "You are really deep! Still want to win more money!" If I'm wrong, feel free to ridicule me till I'm forced to run away to cover my shame. http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/tongue.gif

What would I do? I would move to somewhere isolated, buy a Land Rover for when I can drive, travel and complete those little dreams of mine and give some to my family. Oh...I'd also visit my closest net friends too. http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif

tippucat
28-08-03, 21:18
Originally posted by John Falstaff:
I understand that 'Doh' is a good, and perhaps the most articulate of, Scottish expressions!

http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/tongue.gif Hi John. Trust me, the best ones out of Scotland are either unintelligable to the rest of the world or unprintable. Proll the latter of the two! http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/whistle.gif

Ocean-Sirius
28-08-03, 21:22
Scotland is lovely and cold...I like the accent too. http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif

NatEcho
28-08-03, 22:48
I would keep my job, and continue to go about life as usual. I'd donate some of it to various people and funds and other charities. Then when vacation-time comes knocking I'd backpack around the world with a friend.

Oh, and I'd buy a new car for my sister! :D