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Old 12-04-2010, 12:23 PM
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Dont care if he spent 3 dollars, if it put the company in bankruptcy it was a stupid business move.

What part of poor management decisions don't you understand? Hell he even admitted that in an article.
I wasnt saying it as a positive thing at all. Its exactly why he is where he is today.
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Old 12-04-2010, 01:12 PM
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Just look at the difference in sleeve length and the total bagginess of the suit itself. He looks like a trailer park country bumpkin in that mess.
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Clearly the sleeves are the same length. Its Reggies LEFT arm that has stretched over the yrs because hes WIDE OPEN on the Fountain throttles......
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I dont disagree, however, If he didn't want the "corporate golf shirts" to take over his company, maybe he should have run it a little better/tighter, stayed out of bankruptcy and not put it up for sale. He was more than happy to take the check, now he argues the details...typical.
Fountain wasn't a niche builder although a couple models of his were corvettes and a few ZR 1's, the rest are Malibu's, the classifieds alone on this site are indicative of that. The fact that a company sees enough in the boat market in this economy to invest and further production shows that there may be hope for a turn around in boat sales.



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They look like boat evangelists.
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Ha! Was thinking the same...
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Clearly the sleeves are the same length. Its Reggies LEFT arm that has stretched over the yrs because hes WIDE OPEN on the Fountain throttles......
Ha Ha!
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Christ is that a piss poor attempt at a Zoot Suit or did a helper in the glass shop taylor that for him.

All kidding aside I respect the man ,his Ego drove that outfit to the wins and records.
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lol..The intent of my earlier post was not to pick on the well dressed man, but to suggest the serial entrepreneur below is not the Bill Gates in the photo

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Too bring this thread full circle:

Does anyone here even know anyone that is seriously considering a purchase in the next 6 months of any of the 4 brands?

They can floorplan the 80MM worth of boats (16 dealers at 5MM min) but unless someone buys the boats it is just inventory that dealers are suffering with like they did in 07/08/09.
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Too bring this thread full circle:

Does anyone here even know anyone that is seriously considering a purchase in the next 6 months of any of the 4 brands?

They can floorplan the 80MM worth of boats (16 dealers at 5MM min) but unless someone buys the boats it is just inventory that dealers are suffering with like they did in 07/08/09.
Finally........
And what banks will do the loans?
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