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Old 07-29-2013, 05:02 PM
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I guess the valedictorians aren't working at the gas station

Seen this today at a local Kum & Go.... couldn't resist snapping a picture with my phone. I was a little confused why the nozzle was made of 91% Ocatine! I'm not even sure what that is!


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Old 07-29-2013, 05:17 PM
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OMG I thought that was an off color joke about Quick Stop or something, Kum and go, OH MY GOD that is a real company name!

Kum & Go :: 24-Hour Convenience Store OH MY GOD I can't believe this! We are loosing it, the degradation of society is well underway, a steaming ship that can't be stopped.

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Yep, the first K&G I ever saw was in Springfield, MO. Had to make the block twice to get pics of the sign. lol.
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I always thought that the Piggly Wiggly was a strip joint with fat chicks....am I wrong?
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Ha ha.... I guess they are so common around here, that I didn't even consider that the name would be funnier than the sign on the pump!
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At least whoever got "Nozzle" right!
A really complete sign might have referred to a 91 Ocatine Nozil!
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OMG I thought that was an off color joke about Quick Stop or something, Kum and go, OH MY GOD that is a real company name!

Kum & Go :: 24-Hour Convenience Store OH MY GOD I can't believe this! We are loosing it, the degradation of society is well underway, a steaming ship that can't be stopped.

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Been around for quite some time in the upper midwest. Always brings a smile to me too.... Personally, I don't stop at them...

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I always thought that the Piggly Wiggly was a strip joint with fat chicks....am I wrong?
If they eat enough of the grocerys inside and solicit on the sidewalk out front, it could be true...

Lots of funny localized names around the country.
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It just hit me they put % it's not the percentage either!

But I have to give them a break on spelling, if I am writing with a pen, I don't have that spell check I do here. Hey, there's an invention a spell check pen!

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It just hit me they put % it's not the percentage either!

But I have to give them a break on spelling, if I am writing with a pen, I don't have that spell check I do here. Hey, there's an invention a spell check pen!

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Yep.... they screwed up on 2 counts.... misspelled Octane and added a %. I might have just chuckled about it and went on my merry way if it was one or the other, but combine them and we have a Jay Leno moment!
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Maybe the other 9% of that nozzle is Ovaltine?

Make you wonder what comes out of that nozzle?
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Maybe the other 9% of that nozzle is Ovaltine?
That's awesome!
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Just for clarification, the Kum & Go's start just about where the Wawa's end. Sheetz are kind of in between. If you get to Montana you can always find the Town Pump on lots of corners. Unfortunately UGO's are gone.

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first time we saw a kum&go, we stopped and bought all the kum&go hats they had in the store
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