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Mini

Does "mini" now mean ing huge?

The car, lots of phones etc are termed "mini"
but are in fact MASSIVE.





Do we need to find a new term to describe something
small? :confused


"Peti" ?
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Micro?

The only thing that hasn't grown is the miniskirt.
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Most of them are bleeding ugly as well.

Maybe the bigger ones could be called the Maxi?
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City cars like the VW UP! are the new Mini.
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I had forgotten just how small the original mini was. I followed one down the road yesterday and even from the Saxo I could look clear over the roof. If I was in one and being followed by an SUV I would be worried they might forget I was there and go straight over me.
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Park a spider next to a new mini, then you'll really see how massive they are. I saw one tower over a Jag XJS.
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The only thing that hasn't grown is the miniskirt.
Thank goodness for that.


Some of the current Minis are bigger than my Giulietta. :loopy:

but as somebody pointed out the name no longer refers to the Car but to the Brand.
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The one that looks like it's wearing a backward baseball cap should be called a 'Wayne' or something, the one with four doors a 'Maxi' and the estate one a 'Ploughman's lunch' .... Just my tuppence.
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