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post #121 of 137
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Originally Posted by aleeboy View Post
Who are you implying is idiotic?

Just to clarify, there are two schools of thought here:

1. Dead lift is King
2. Squat is King
No you idiot you're the only one saying either one is king. They're both important lifts.

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Originally Posted by aleeboy View Post
I am saying that is a person squats 100Kg and the other person dead lifts 100Kg (they don't do both as they are hardcore advocates of each), then the person who squats is stronger than the person who deadlifts due to the carry over effects. I stand by this.

They are two different lifts, but if you think about it, they are quite similar. They both work the back, hamstrings, glutes and quads. However, due to larger distance between the floor and the weight, the squat activates more muscles to be able to keep the weight stable.

Fact... squats are harder and hurt much more than dead lifts.

o ok, maybe we should just do squats? forget about benchpress and cleans and deadlifts and overhead press and all that. Squats are "harder", therefore we must only do them.


I don't know whether you're just some troll or you actually think you're smart. You obviously have next to no lifting experiece because if you actually did you wouldn't be saying this stupid shit.
post #122 of 137
I just wanted to make the point that bicep curls are actually harder than all the exercises everybody's been talking about. Make that one-armed curls, now there's a real man's workout. Who cares if you squat 500lbs. I'm telling you, the guy curling 500lbs is going to be stronger, and can probably do pullups in the 3-4 range.
post #123 of 137
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Originally Posted by CunningSmeagol View Post
I just wanted to make the point that bicep curls are actually harder than all the exercises everybody's been talking about. Make that one-armed curls, now there's a real man's workout. Who cares if you squat 500lbs. I'm telling you, the guy curling 500lbs is going to be stronger, and can probably do pullups in the 3-4 range.

post #124 of 137
i love when the internet argues over lifting weights
post #125 of 137
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Originally Posted by CunningSmeagol View Post
I just wanted to make the point that bicep curls are actually harder than all the exercises everybody's been talking about. Make that one-armed curls, now there's a real man's workout. Who cares if you squat 500lbs. I'm telling you, the guy curling 500lbs is going to be stronger, and can probably do pullups in the 3-4 range.

You idiot.

If he can do 500lbs curls... we talking about DB, not BB, right? Then it's most likely he can only manage 1-2 pull-ups at max.

Hope this clarifies.
post #126 of 137
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Originally Posted by aleeboy View Post
You idiot.

If he can do 500lbs curls... we talking about DB, not BB, right? Then it's most likely he can only manage 1-2 pull-ups at max.

Hope this clarifies.

More than someone who does those pussy deadlifts. I wonder how those people can even open the doors to the gym.

I think that any gym where people are doing deadlifts should consider installing ramps.
post #127 of 137
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Originally Posted by CunningSmeagol View Post
More than someone who does those pussy deadlifts. I wonder how those people can even open the doors to the gym. I think that any gym where people are doing deadlifts should consider installing ramps.
The front door to my gym is a trap door in the ground. It weighs 200kg. If you can't lift it you ain't getting in. Sometimes after a hard workout I can't squat it to get out so I end up sleeping on the bench.
post #128 of 137
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Originally Posted by HomerJ View Post
The front door to my gym is a trap door in the ground.

It weighs 200kg.

If you can't lift it you ain't getting in.

Sometimes after a hard workout I can't squat it to get out so I end up sleeping on the bench.

You should have used gloves for the squat.

--Andre
post #129 of 137
So now I am totally confused.

Guy at my gym was box-squatting 575x5x5 (got 3 on the last set). Later I saw him doing Zottman's for reps with 105's.

So what hand lotion does he use?
post #130 of 137
FWIW, I can squat more than I can deadlift.
post #131 of 137
fwiw I bench and deadlift (bad past back injuries ftw!!) fwiw I've thought about getting lifting gloves, but am too lazy to do so fwiw school makes it so I can go to the gym like once a week which makes me a sad panda
post #132 of 137
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Originally Posted by Teger View Post

fwiw school makes it so I can go to the gym like once a week which makes me a sad panda

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post #133 of 137
If i squat 445 without gloves, how many burpees should I be able to do in a minute?
post #134 of 137
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Originally Posted by asdf View Post
If i squat 445 without gloves, how many burpees should I be able to do in a minute?
Either 2 or 71, depending on high bar or low bar squats. Edit: I also did squats and deadlifts today, same weight, same reps, etc. I am therefore stronger than myself, which is clearly impossible, since I am stronger than myself, not the other way around. Therefore I am infinitely strong.
post #135 of 137
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Originally Posted by Kajak View Post
Either 2 or 71, depending on high bar or low bar squats.

Edit: I also did squats and deadlifts today, same weight, same reps, etc. I am therefore stronger than myself, which is clearly impossible, since I am stronger than myself, not the other way around. Therefore I am infinitely strong.

Did you do any Singaporean pull-ups? You'd know if you had.
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