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Unread 07-14-2011, 09:43 AM
 
Location: Kingman AZ
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Thank you I am quite excited to be taking this final journey. I figure I have 30-35 good years left. (I am 54) and I want to spend them in Las Vegas. Nine weeks and counting!
Sarah, You've survived the crap we give the noobies. There's just one more test to survive, then you can be a local... fully entitled to all the benefits [such as driving noobs insane] Unfortunately you may have to wait almost a year to pass this one A full summer with 115 degree temps
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Unread 07-14-2011, 09:45 AM
 
Location: Kingman AZ
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(Shhhhhhhhh. Batten, Barton, Durstine, & Osborn started in 1891 so I'm sure deys all dade.
David Olgilvy of Olgilvy & Mather, and The Olgilvy Group, was considered the father of advertising, except he wasn't even born when BBDO was started. He died in 1991.)

I wonder if the Avis, "We're number two, we try harder," campaign was his.

Maybe, with Macau now number one, that campaign might work for Las Vegas.
the brain drain thingie scrambled things a bit... but Yes...."O" mentioned Avis in the book....
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Unread 07-14-2011, 10:37 AM
 
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Sarah, You've survived the crap we give the noobies. There's just one more test to survive, then you can be a local... fully entitled to all the benefits [such as driving noobs insane] Unfortunately you may have to wait almost a year to pass this one A full summer with 115 degree temps

note to self:
when you get to Vegas only look at rentals that have central air AND swamp coolers AND window air conditioners AND ceiling fans all within the same house. Do they make houses like that out there?

I accept your challenge, dynimagely
(secretly thankful I will have almost a year to prepare).
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Unread 07-14-2011, 10:50 AM
 
Location: Kingman AZ
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its easy done the way you re doing it....by the time sumer rolls around you'll be ready for it...
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