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jabailo



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Location: Kent (East Hill), WA

PostPosted: Wed Dec 24, 2008 9:44 am    Post subject: Voluntary Advertising Reply with quote

A lot of times I will voluntarily do a "product placement" in my posts or text...just because I want to and because it's fun.

I like writing out the actual name of things. For example, we never said "pasta" in my family's home growing up. We said "Ronzoni", which I still purchase because it tastes good and I really like the blue boxes with the numbers on them ( Ziti #49).

Many people are like this, so I will spontaneously burst into a series of proper nouns that properly define the thing in question.

I think also in this time of retail slumping, people need to pump each other up about buying things...as long as they are not excessive.

Hey, see that new movie?

Was just reading a book called...

They have great bread down at the Ukranian bakery on 240th!

C'mon America...we're a nation of businessmen!

Start selling again!
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