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Cheese Rolling 2009
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Every year in Gloucestershire England, people hurl themselves down a very steep hill in pursuit of a cheese wheel. And once we have nationalized health care over here, we’ll be able to have the same sort of wacky competitions.

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July 19th, 2009 at 8:02 pm - Juliee says:

mm. i was there in that crowd. :P good times.. + they all fall over so easy because the hill is really, really steep, and full of holes. also, most of them were drunk :P tbh, the cheese didn't look so appetising at the end.. it was ace to watch though! :D

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June 9th, 2009 at 5:47 am Arthos says:

This looks like my perfect sport, a combination of two things i love, cheese and throwing yourself down a hill.

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June 5th, 2009 at 12:32 am ??????????? says:

cough cough,... I guess when they get it they 'cut the cheese'

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June 2nd, 2009 at 6:49 pm C.X. says:

Was that.. Borat?

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June 2nd, 2009 at 5:53 am warhound says:

what i gathered from that was run run run, vbouncy bouncy bounce, nose dive and finally a hospital visit. sounds like fun.

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June 2nd, 2009 at 12:48 am Leovinus says:

Shouldn't the Benny Hill theme be playing?

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June 2nd, 2009 at 12:34 am -_-Kurt-_- says:

The hills practically 45 degrees

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June 1st, 2009 at 6:09 pm dragonvargon says:

Wheeee, this looks fun ^_^, but I can't see why they all fall over so easy...

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June 1st, 2009 at 5:53 pm Turtleboy412 says:

Some of those people where sporting some pretty weird costumes. Who saw the cow?

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June 1st, 2009 at 2:46 pm super_cereal says:

That cheese must be heavenly especially after rolling through mud and the blood of previous cheese chasers.

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June 1st, 2009 at 2:36 pm zombie from hell says:

Natural selection went wrong somewhere.

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June 1st, 2009 at 12:31 pm MrMiyagi says:

Something tells me this ritual has something to do with alcohol.

I never understood the UK "pub culture" until it was explained to me this way by an Irish friend:

"When the weather is good outside, we open the door to the pub, when it's bad, we close it."

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June 1st, 2009 at 11:55 am Vogel says:

That was awesome. I really enjoy the crazy stuff people can come up with. Get the cheese alright!

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June 1st, 2009 at 11:43 am nika says:

It's the most delicious cheese in the whole world.
I'll enter the competition, win, and then make my friends feed me that dairy awesomeness bite by bite while I lie on the hospital bed in full body cast.

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June 1st, 2009 at 11:39 am Pirotechnix says:

That cheese, it must taste...of victory.

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June 1st, 2009 at 11:25 am Teflon Monkey says:

Why did I hear a yell of "Get the cheese!"?
Who the hell, running down that hill, needed to be told?

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June 1st, 2009 at 10:21 am bastian_1343 says:

Run like crazy and fall 15 times to eventually get tackled by half of what appears to be a rugby team, while the cheese gets away. I want to be part of that.

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