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Old 07-22-2009, 08:37 AM   #11
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".i think if they keep the price reasonable it will do better than indian."

Boy, there is a lofty goal! Think they could do worse than Indian??

Ummm... I Know I Know...how about Exselsior Henderson!!!! they f*cked not only their owners but the whole state of Minnesota!!

Pretty tough act to follow there I'm thinkin"...
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Old 07-22-2009, 08:43 AM   #12
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Ummm... I Know I Know...how about Exselsior Henderson!!!! they f*cked not only their owners but the whole state of Minnesota!!

Pretty tough act to follow there I'm thinkin"...

Yup, I drive by the old EH plant in Belle Plaine on my way into Minneapolis. It's a snazzy building, too bad the EH bikes stunk worse than a stinking pile of elephant madura.
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Old 07-22-2009, 08:46 AM   #13
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Yup, I drive by the old EH plant in Belle Plaine on my way into Minneapolis. It's a snazzy building, too bad the EH bikes stunk worse than a stinking pile of elephant madura.
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Old 07-22-2009, 09:04 AM   #14
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Ummm... I Know I Know...how about Exselsior Henderson!!!! they f*cked not only their owners but the whole state of Minnesota!!

Pretty tough act to follow there I'm thinkin"...
The premise of EH wasn't bad, just the execution.
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I thought it was the 'take the money and run" of the owners that did them in...
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I thought it was the 'take the money and run" of the owners that did them in...

That was the "execution" I was talking about.
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That was the "execution" I was talking about.
People can accuse the Hanlons of many things, but being stupid isn't one of them! They took the money and RAN baby!
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Norton only needs about two more dealers to double the network, right?
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