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A Tale of Two Washboards

A Tale of Two Washboards
Posted February 21st, 2014 @ 1:00pm

The other day I said to someone that thanks to all the potholes and bumps, driving on some of our local roads is like driving on a washboard.  That's when I realized they had no idea what I meant.  In fact, this is what probably popped into their heads when I said washboard:

No, not what I meant.  At all.  I was actually referring to this device:

In case you might be wondering this device was used to scrub clothes when doing laundry.  I remember my grandmother using one of these things.  At least I remember my grandmother having one of these things.  And for the record, I do not remember my grandmother having washboard abs.


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