Hail to the Dinosaurs!
BEEP, BEEP, BEEP!
"What the heck?" I thought.
I reached into my briefcase.
Pulled out my cell phone.
The thing was beeping at me.
I looked at the screen.
"RECHARGE NOW!" it said.
When a cell phone demands to be
recharged, there's only one thing
You recharge the little monster.
It's the only way to shut it up.
But it got me thinking -- what if
other things in life were programmed
to tel you what to do.
Your lifting shoes:
"Put me on, lace me up and start
Any power rack:
"No, no, no! Don't use me for curls.
Use me for squats!"
Any Smith Machine:
"Only use me if you're a fool."
"Time to train, dude."
Your knife, fork, and plate:
"Steak and veggies? Nice!"
Your local farmer's market:
"Hey, you like real food, too!"
Your lifting platform:
"Go heavy tonight -- it's more fun!"
Any decent book on strength training:
Your morning cup of coffee:
"Today's a training day! Have a second
cup on me!"
Actually, that's how I started the day --
with that second cup of coffee.
Because today was a training day -- and
training days are the best days of the
As always, thanks for reading and have a
great day. If you train today, do it Dino
style -- and make it a good one!
Yours in strength,
P.S. Here's one for the older lifters --
and for everyone who plans on being an older
P.S. 2. My other books and courses -- and my
DVD's, sweatshirts, t-shirts and muscle shirts --
are right here:
P.S. 3. Thought for the Day: "If barbells could
talk, they'd say LIFT ME!" -- Brooks Kubik