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Who said Survivalism had to be boring? Be a Bond Girl.
« on: July 31, 2009, 08:20:23 PM »
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/32218342/ns/today-today_fashion_and_beauty/

Stiletto Spy School unleashes inner Bond girls
Women learn to shoot, survive, sip martinis — and come out more confident
By Michael Inbar
TODAYShow.com contributor
updated 10:54 a.m. ET, Thurs., July 30, 2009
Be careful around that soccer mom sitting next to you. She may just be a trained killer.

Courtesy of the Stiletto Spy School, ordinary women around the country are channeling their inner Bond girls — learning everything from hand-to-hand combat to seductive dancing, SWAT team-style firearm skills to keeping a poker face among high rollers at casinos. Based in both Las Vegas and New York, the school puts women through vigorous weekend training sessions that come straight out of tongue-in-cheek Hollywood action thrillers — but are designed to help its students feel confident and empowered in the real world.

TODAY’s Natalie Morales and Amy Robach entered the shadowy world of intrigue by enrolling at the weekend spy school’s Las Vegas campus. While the pair struggled a little with the necessary component of selecting their spy names (Morales went with the generic “Bond Girl,” while Robach, after much waffling, chose “Steady Aim Amy”), they successfully completed the course along with a group of everyday women seeking to awaken their dormant femme fatale personas
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Re: Who said Survivalism had to be boring? Be a Bond Girl.
« Reply #1 on: November 06, 2009, 01:29:54 PM »
Love it! I'm all about Girl Power.  But they need to add ride a motorcycle ;D

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Re: Who said Survivalism had to be boring? Be a Bond Girl.
« Reply #2 on: November 16, 2009, 02:35:15 AM »
I hope this little business has legs. Despite them being so conveniently located I can't see myself paying for a class there. Maybe I should offer myself up as an instructor. Ha!

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Re: Who said Survivalism had to be boring? Be a Bond Girl.
« Reply #3 on: November 18, 2009, 07:34:24 PM »
With a job like that, you are guaranteed an interview with Jack!!!

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Re: Who said Survivalism had to be boring? Be a Bond Girl.
« Reply #4 on: November 18, 2009, 11:24:35 PM »
With a job like that, you are guaranteed an interview with Jack!!!
That's amusing on a whole other level. :)

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Re: Who said Survivalism had to be boring? Be a Bond Girl.
« Reply #5 on: January 25, 2010, 04:39:15 PM »
Love it! I'm all about Girl Power.  But they need to add ride a motorcycle ;D

(GSX-R 750)



Oh I love this...reminds me of the cartoon "Rose is Rose". I identify with her on almost every level!

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Re: Who said Survivalism had to be boring? Be a Bond Girl.
« Reply #6 on: January 25, 2010, 11:57:53 PM »
Very interesting for people who are looking to learn and don't have many resources. I'm all for women toughing up to protect themselves.  :)

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Re: Who said Survivalism had to be boring? Be a Bond Girl.
« Reply #7 on: January 26, 2010, 01:46:45 PM »
I need to change my name to A. Motorcycle

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Re: Who said Survivalism had to be boring? Be a Bond Girl.
« Reply #8 on: February 04, 2010, 10:13:11 PM »
I hope this little business has legs.

of course - they're BOND GIRLS.   ;D


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Re: Who said Survivalism had to be boring? Be a Bond Girl.
« Reply #9 on: February 10, 2010, 04:57:11 PM »
*drool*


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Re: Who said Survivalism had to be boring? Be a Bond Girl.
« Reply #10 on: February 11, 2010, 08:12:13 AM »
Wow...I can smell the testosterone from here...

 ;D ;D ;D

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Re: Who said Survivalism had to be boring? Be a Bond Girl.
« Reply #11 on: February 11, 2010, 08:14:06 AM »
Oh I love this...reminds me of the cartoon "Rose is Rose". I identify with her on almost every level!

OH!  Me too!  Except for the jalapeno part...Rose's alter ego likes the peppers!!