Which item really frustrated you the first time you tried to use it?

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Bicycle. I was six and so fat (well, technically big-boned), that the beginner's wheels were completely useless, as they bent under my weight. Three days and a lot of bruises. Crying. Well, I did learn how to use one and the next one and the next one and... You get the idea.

Unfortunately, these days, I can't use one. My bad back doesn't take kindly on the pressure such a device puts on my intervertebral discs.

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@2810934

If I had any balance at all, I'd still make a lousy surfer. It's not something you are meant to do, when you are 6' 4". Besides, I can't even swim (although that detail doesn't show up on my military record, since I never brought it up).

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@2810993

I hope having no balance plays even a little role?

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@2810997

Weird. I just hope they make lifejackets for people, who are mostly rhinos.

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@2811001

Well, that makes staying on the board a lot more... Important, which should help me to focus. It's not like I want to drown just because some weirdo on the Internet lured me into trying it.

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@2811005

I have attack gold fish in my aquarium.

Besides, I don't want to imitate James Bond.

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@2810927

Just do as all of the civilized people do. Use bazookas instead. That's how I learned sniping.

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@2811019

I prefer playing Russian Roulette with a Desert Eagle.

My first shoe skates. I was used to the clamp-on type, so having my ankles confined threw me off balance for awhile. I learned to love them in about two weeks, and rarely came inside the house again until winter. Practically wore out the sidewalk. a smilie

@ZonkeyBalls What on Earth are shoe skates?

Mine looked a lot like this.
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Before that, I had the ones that attached to my shoes and tightened with a skate key.
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@JanHaskell Mine looked a lot like this. Before that, I had the ones that...

So, they are detachable roller skates.

Well, I learn something old every day.

My computer.

Spray foam..

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