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Hardrada Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Dec-19-10 12:28 AM
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48. I used to own one. It was little jewel of a diesel Mercedes
but was noisy to start and was scarily underpowered. (I did not buy it new) but it was a classic compared to the clunky looking costly vehicles of today.
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  -Christmas Commercials - For The Rich? WiffenPoof  Dec-18-10 01:55 PM   #0 
  - I noticed this....  bighughdiehl   Dec-18-10 01:58 PM   #1 
  - So, This Has......  WiffenPoof   Dec-18-10 02:00 PM   #5 
     - Relax. It's been going on for ages...  gmoney   Dec-18-10 03:18 PM   #18 
  - Mercedes as Christmas presents....  louis-t   Dec-18-10 01:59 PM   #2 
  - Cars, and diamonds . . . . .  no_hypocrisy   Dec-18-10 02:00 PM   #3 
  - The car ads...  Johnny Noshoes   Dec-18-10 02:34 PM   #11 
     - We still have to get through Valentine's Day with Jared...  WorseBeforeBetter   Dec-18-10 03:08 PM   #16 
        - If I never see another Jared ad it wiil be six months too soon.  hobbit709   Dec-18-10 10:01 PM   #46 
  - I think this very thing all the time.  lildreamer316   Dec-18-10 02:00 PM   #4 
  - Well...  WiffenPoof   Dec-18-10 02:01 PM   #6 
  - I got each of the kids a Mercedes and my wife is getting a diamond mine lease  jberryhill   Dec-18-10 02:02 PM   #7 
  - would you mind adopting me as your 2nd wife?  a la izquierda   Dec-18-10 09:55 PM   #45 
  - That's really business 101  katnapped   Dec-18-10 02:04 PM   #8 
  - Why watch television anymore?  Newest Reality   Dec-18-10 02:23 PM   #9 
  - Financing?  David__77   Dec-18-10 02:33 PM   #10 
  - The sad thing is - most people can barely afford to buy one of those giant bows.  Initech   Dec-18-10 02:59 PM   #12 
  - It's Christmas, so every ad is couched in terms of it  treestar   Dec-18-10 03:00 PM   #13 
  - Will You Be Buying A Mercedes This Christmas? n/t  WiffenPoof   Dec-18-10 03:03 PM   #15 
     - No and likely never  treestar   Dec-18-10 04:01 PM   #21 
     - I used to own one. It was little jewel of a diesel Mercedes  Hardrada   Dec-19-10 12:28 AM   #48 
  - I hate those commercials  GreenPartyVoter   Dec-18-10 03:01 PM   #14 
  - drives me up the wall and the unending diamond ads make me a lil foamy about the mouth  TheKentuckian   Dec-18-10 03:14 PM   #17 
  - Yeah...I forgot...  WiffenPoof   Dec-18-10 03:48 PM   #19 
     - Jewelry stores are a total ripoff. Take it from me.  Manifestor_of_Light   Dec-18-10 05:53 PM   #29 
        - Very interesting post, thanks! I find colored semiprecious gems prettier than diamonds.  Odin2005   Dec-18-10 06:39 PM   #32 
        - VERY interesting ... THANKS  Raine   Dec-18-10 06:42 PM   #33 
        - Thanks for the interesting post.  Twinguard   Dec-18-10 09:02 PM   #42 
           - If you know what you're looking for, pawn shops are good.  Manifestor_of_Light   Dec-18-10 09:48 PM   #44 
              - Thanks.  Twinguard   Dec-19-10 03:52 PM   #50 
  - It's called economic hourglassing  Bucky   Dec-18-10 03:51 PM   #20 
  - Nobody's got the money for it any more  Warpy   Dec-18-10 04:51 PM   #22 
  - There always has been, it's nothing new  Raine   Dec-18-10 05:11 PM   #23 
  - Corporate profits are through the roof. Wages aren't. Do the math. nt  Petrus Romanus   Dec-18-10 05:13 PM   #24 
  - My sister and BIL purchased new cars for daughter and grandson. Not rich  sammytko   Dec-18-10 05:16 PM   #25 
  - New car is chump change. WTF do you think that Obama/Bush tax break money is going for?  L0oniX   Dec-18-10 05:26 PM   #26 
  - They've been a staple for over two decades  nadinbrzezinski   Dec-18-10 05:28 PM   #27 
  - The car commercials are a great source of amusement around here  DawgHouse   Dec-18-10 05:50 PM   #28 
  - I'm not afraid of storms so I guess I'll have to come up with something else...  WorseBeforeBetter   Dec-18-10 08:55 PM   #41 
  - I always say the same thing about the New York Times. I open up and read the paper and  Exilednight   Dec-18-10 06:02 PM   #30 
  - It's the media hypnosis making you think everything is OK  lunatica   Dec-18-10 06:06 PM   #31 
  - The more you love someone, the more you'll spend  u4ic   Dec-18-10 07:23 PM   #34 
  - Too expensive, and even if it were affordable I think my family members would shit a brick...  JVS   Dec-18-10 07:35 PM   #35 
  - Those ads have been bugging the crap out of me!  Arugula Latte   Dec-18-10 07:52 PM   #36 
  - CONSUME! SHOP!  tabasco   Dec-18-10 07:55 PM   #37 
  - I agree.  blueamy66   Dec-18-10 07:57 PM   #38 
  - At the same time children are asking Santa for a jacket or shoes, we are being inundated with those  jillan   Dec-18-10 08:02 PM   #39 
  - They may be running lots of car ads, but the car lots are overflowing in my area  Donnachaidh   Dec-18-10 08:38 PM   #40 
  - Not new - every year they have these and the diamonds ads  2Design   Dec-18-10 09:11 PM   #43 
  - You mean you aren't getting a brand new LEXUS this Christmas?  jimlup   Dec-19-10 12:18 AM   #47 
  - Everytime I see the surprise car for Christmas ads  iwillalwayswonderwhy   Dec-19-10 07:37 AM   #49 
  - the diamond commercials send me over the edge every time  stuntcat   Dec-19-10 03:58 PM   #51 

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