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John Turco
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      06-30-2011
PeterN wrote:
>
> On 6/12/2011 8:41 PM, Robert Coe wrote:
>
> >
> > You probably don't get the "Tank McNamara" comic strip in the UK; the premise
> > of a retired American football player turned sports reporter may be too
> > provincial to travel well. But they did a hilarious sequence about overpriced
> > sneakers several years ago, based on the idea that "The price is the product."
> >

>
> It's well known that higher prices bring a perception of quality.
> Compare Cadilacs & Buicks.



Or, the Chevrolet "Cavalier" and Cadillac "Cimarron" of the 1982-1988 period,
for that matter. Essentially similar models, aimed at widely different market
segments.

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Wolfgang Weisselberg
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      07-03-2011
John Turco <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:
> Savageduck wrote:
>> > On 2011-06-10 12:06:27 -0700, Bruce <(E-Mail Removed)> said:


>> > So there is no more to come, and the 15 MP sample images we have been
>> > discussing are the best we can get. Obviously, I'm disappointed, and
>> > I'm now wondering how the heck we are going to sell that camera.


>> See if you can get a shoplifter to steal it. Then file an insurance
>> claim.


> I'm veritably shocked that a former policeman, would publicly advocate
> such blatantly illegal and unethical activity!


"I'm shocked, shocked to find that gambling is going on in here!"

> You've become a bad egg, in your retirement, Savageduck.


"Your winnings, sir."

-Wolfgang
 
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John Turco
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      07-09-2011
Savageduck wrote:
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> > On 2011-07-03 11:07:20 -0700, Wolfgang Weisselberg said:
> >
> >> John Turco wrote:
> >>> Savageduck wrote:
> >>>> On 2011-06-10 12:06:27 -0700, Bruce said:
> >>>>
> >>>> So there is no more to come, and the 15 MP sample images we have been
> >>>> discussing are the best we can get. Obviously, I'm disappointed, and
> >>>> I'm now wondering how the heck we are going to sell that camera.
> >>>
> >>> See if you can get a shoplifter to steal it. Then file an insurance
> >>> claim.
> >>
> >> I'm veritably shocked that a former policeman, would publicly advocate
> >> such blatantly illegal and unethical activity!

> >
> > "I'm shocked, shocked to find that gambling is going on in here!"
> >
> >> You've become a bad egg, in your retirement, Savageduck.

> >
> > "Your winnings, sir."
> >
> > -Wolfgang

>
> "I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship."
>
> ...but we would have to time travel to 1942.



Ha! You and Wolfgang appreciated my satirical wisdom, eh?

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Robert Coe
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      07-24-2011
On Fri, 08 Jul 2011 22:47:54 -0500, John Turco <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:
: Savageduck wrote:
: >
: > > On 2011-07-03 11:07:20 -0700, Wolfgang Weisselberg said:
: > >
: > >> John Turco wrote:
: > >>> Savageduck wrote:
: > >>>> On 2011-06-10 12:06:27 -0700, Bruce said:
: > >>>>
: > >>>> So there is no more to come, and the 15 MP sample images we have been
: > >>>> discussing are the best we can get. Obviously, I'm disappointed, and
: > >>>> I'm now wondering how the heck we are going to sell that camera.
: > >>>
: > >>> See if you can get a shoplifter to steal it. Then file an insurance
: > >>> claim.
: > >>
: > >> I'm veritably shocked that a former policeman, would publicly advocate
: > >> such blatantly illegal and unethical activity!
: > >
: > > "I'm shocked, shocked to find that gambling is going on in here!"
: > >
: > >> You've become a bad egg, in your retirement, Savageduck.
: > >
: > > "Your winnings, sir."
: > >
: > > -Wolfgang
: >
: > "I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship."
: >
: > ...but we would have to time travel to 1942.
:
: Ha! You and Wolfgang appreciated my satirical wisdom, eh?

Round up the usual suspects!

Bob
 
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Wolfgang Weisselberg
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      07-31-2011
Robert Coe <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:
> On Fri, 08 Jul 2011 22:47:54 -0500, John Turco <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:
>: Savageduck wrote:
>: > > On 2011-07-03 11:07:20 -0700, Wolfgang Weisselberg said:
>: > >> John Turco wrote:
>: > >>> Savageduck wrote:
>: > >>>> On 2011-06-10 12:06:27 -0700, Bruce said:


>: > >>>> So there is no more to come, and the 15 MP sample images we have been
>: > >>>> discussing are the best we can get. Obviously, I'm disappointed, and
>: > >>>> I'm now wondering how the heck we are going to sell that camera.


>: > >>> See if you can get a shoplifter to steal it. Then file an insurance
>: > >>> claim.


>: > >> I'm veritably shocked that a former policeman, would publicly advocate
>: > >> such blatantly illegal and unethical activity!


>: > > "I'm shocked, shocked to find that gambling is going on in here!"


>: > >> You've become a bad egg, in your retirement, Savageduck.


>: > > "Your winnings, sir."


>: > "I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship."


>: > ...but we would have to time travel to 1942.


>: Ha! You and Wolfgang appreciated my satirical wisdom, eh?


> Round up the usual suspects!


Realizing the importance of the case, my men are rounding up
twice the usual number of suspects.

-Wolfgang
 
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