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babylonsister Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-07-09 11:01 PM
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22. What industry are you involved in that you're so wedded to this?


And FOR THE RECORD, please supply a link about everyone who will lose their job if this doesn't happen, and why now the hotel staff is pertinent? Fucking hell back at ya.

I distinctly remember the airlines lowering expectations after 9/ll. That included entertaining.

But cars RULE! Sure.
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  -GM Hosts 500 at Spa in Arizona texastoast  May-07-09 05:13 PM   #0 
  - clients...not ceo's..these are people who spend big bucks on fleets of vehicles  angstlessk   May-07-09 05:15 PM   #1 
  - Airfare and lodging, and spa facilities? Do they have to be bought  babylonsister   May-07-09 05:16 PM   #3 
  - How many people did they lay off? How much fed. money did they  babylonsister   May-07-09 05:15 PM   #2 
  - And if they didn't advertise or show their wares to people who buy cars by the tens of thousands,  Rabrrrrrr   May-07-09 05:24 PM   #9 
     - Why should that include airfare and hotels? In AZ? Do they also have  babylonsister   May-07-09 05:33 PM   #10 
        - Okay then, business god - riddle me this: how else do they get the buyers to see their products  Rabrrrrrr   May-07-09 05:41 PM   #12 
        - No, snarky, but you obviously don't have a problem with this. I'm not  babylonsister   May-07-09 06:22 PM   #16 
           - Two things: first, all that money they are spending is being injected straight into the economy,  Rabrrrrrr   May-07-09 06:31 PM   #18 
              - What industry are you involved in that you're so wedded to this?  babylonsister   May-07-09 11:01 PM   #22 
                 - I am in no industry. I just beleve in thinking through things  Rabrrrrrr   May-08-09 07:35 AM   #23 
        - sure..just tweak their noses till they say ....SUPER MAN...and they are sure to purchase  angstlessk   May-07-09 05:53 PM   #13 
        - It would be cheaper to ship the people to one place,  Kokonoe   May-07-09 06:12 PM   #15 
           - Why not start in Michigan? Isn't that where the cars are? nt  babylonsister   May-07-09 06:28 PM   #17 
              - No, really, you're right - every car made in America is mdae in Detroit.  Rabrrrrrr   May-07-09 06:32 PM   #19 
                 - Are they in Arizona? Is that why they are shipping them in?  babylonsister   May-07-09 06:37 PM   #20 
                    - Yes, I do listen to myself. Which is why my posts tend to make a lot of sense.  Rabrrrrrr   May-07-09 06:43 PM   #21 
  - Calm down...these sorts of things are planned at least 2 years in advance...  joeybee12   May-07-09 05:17 PM   #4 
  - Hmm. When I cancel a big affair like this  texastoast   May-07-09 05:18 PM   #5 
  - You host a lot of multiple-day big affairs for 500 people at a shot  Rabrrrrrr   May-07-09 05:23 PM   #8 
     - My dear, I can guarantee you  texastoast   May-08-09 11:07 AM   #24 
  - Yeah, coz nothing wins customers like bad PR and bad timing.  blondeatlast   May-07-09 05:21 PM   #7 
  - So?  Rabrrrrrr   May-07-09 05:20 PM   #6 
  - A free spa for 500 - and that's "scaled back"?  Canuckistanian   May-07-09 05:38 PM   #11 
  - for fucks sake..the convention and travel industry should just shut the fuck down...since  angstlessk   May-07-09 05:57 PM   #14 
     - I just think they should pay for their own love fests  texastoast   May-08-09 11:10 AM   #25 
 

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