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Old 11-06-2005, 04:26 PM
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You know how it is? Dawn is attached to your hip, except its the cellular phone....
A phone can be disconnected..........
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Old 11-06-2005, 04:28 PM
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A phone can be disconnected..........
Too bad you don't have the SACK too!!
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Too bad you don't have the SACK too!!
At least i have a SACK. Yours is getting smaller by the hour, whats left of it....
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i never saw any footage of the bacardi cat which won its class...WTF reggie? the mapei vs hulk duel was looking good til mapei broke.
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Default Re: Fountain Infomercial/Sarasota Race TV today

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i never saw any footage of the bacardi cat which won its class...WTF reggie? the mapei vs hulk duel was looking good til mapei broke.
i noticed that too.. but when they do show it they always make sure it's in the same frame as a fountain to make it look like it's trying to pass Bacardi :
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Default Re: Fountain Infomercial/Sarasota Race TV today

Missed the show. Did they show the Stock boats going the wrong way in the beginning and then correcting? Mapei and Hulk made up HUGE ground(water?) after the mistake to run all the others down and win.
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Default Re: Fountain Infomercial/Sarasota Race TV today

Originally Posted by ratman
i never saw any footage of the bacardi cat which won its class...WTF reggie?
Originally Posted by mwdill
i noticed that too.. but when they do show it they always make sure it's in the same frame as a fountain to make it look like it's trying to pass Bacardi
Very astute observations!

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Default Re: Fountain Infomercial/Sarasota Race TV today

It really is a shame the way the shows are produced. I mean if Reggie thinks he is getting his money's worth on these things he is sadly mistaken. By turning it into an infommercial you lose the draw that these shows are all suposed to be about-competition between different boats/drivers/etc. If you lose the natural competitive draw, you lose a whole bunch of viewers that you might otherwise reach. Guys that are hardcore will watch regardless, but someone just flipping through that has some interest will quickly learn that it is similar to the late night offerings by Ron Popeil and keep flipping the remote. It is not an accident that all other forms of motorsports programming highlight the different manufacturers competing and use brand loyalty to gain viewership. It would be refreshing to see a change in the direction of these productions
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Old 11-07-2005, 10:20 AM
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Default Re: Fountain Infomercial/Sarasota Race TV today

Originally Posted by mwdill
i noticed that too.. but when they do show it they always make sure it's in the same frame as a fountain to make it look like it's trying to pass Bacardi :
Must by a very blurry Fountain if Bacardi is in focus!
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