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Thread #59418   Message #2034853
Posted By: Bee-dubya-ell
24-Apr-07 - 07:42 PM
Thread Name: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
Hi, Mom!

I have a question for you:

Why do they call the act of riding a horse "horseback riding"? Why don't they just call it "horse riding"? What other part of a horse besides the back could one possibly sit on while riding?

They don't call bicycle riding "bicycleseat riding", do they?