It is currently Thu Aug 18, 2016 9:13 pm

All times are UTC - 6 hours




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 1 post ] 
Author Message
 Post subject: REWARD!
PostPosted: Sun Dec 06, 2009 3:29 pm 
Offline
Forum Administrator

Joined: Jul 25, 2003
Motorcycle: 98 Valkyrie
Rebel: 250
Country: USA
State/Province: GA
City: Vidalia
Because I've always felt that advertising should work both ways, I have developed over the years the habit of boycotting those vendors and manufacturers whose commercials actively irritate me. I will do this even if their product or service is one that I have been using until that very day! :shock:

If the add goes away, I may or may not resume my patronage. I know: folks tend to think it's crazy, but if someone is doing something that genuinely bothers you, why oh _why_ would you reward them for bothering you with your hard-earned money? "Thanks for that sex joke you put in that commercial that you aired during my four-year-old's cartoons! I find that classy and well-thought out. Here! Have some money!"


Applied a bit further, I think Spam should work both ways as well.


Having been spam hit with the entire catalogue of a company called "Heritage Bikes AG," and knowing that many of our members do in fact ride bicycles as a hobby, I would like to make this offer:


I will personally find a way to provide one-hundred dollars US to any current (as of this writing) forum member who can produce to me proof that they have returned any previously-purchased product to this company and have succeeded in acquiring a refund on that return.


That's right: if you can provide proof that you have, through a legal means, _cost_ them money, I will find a way to provide you with a hundred bucks as a way of rewarding you.


Spam _should_ work both ways. Here's to trying to make that happen! :twisted:

_________________

Duke
"Skills must be Learned"
------ Herb Christian


"Ask your doctor if medical advice from a television commercial is right for _you_."


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 1 post ] 

All times are UTC - 6 hours


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 4 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to: