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Re: Someone's upset!
On Fri, 2 Feb 1996, Daniel Hussey wrote:
> And it's funny how Psycho Bob mentioned that Car and Driver was
> becoming more like Consumer Reports.
they have as little credibility as Constupid Reports (tm) and
Mostly Trash (tm).
> Obviously they don't think
obviously. you should see how they gloat and pat themselves on the back
for being such experts and powerful forces in the industry.
>....one of the last pages in it was called "Etc." and it had a
> mock-up cover of Consumer Reports in it....making fun of them for
> being so safety conscious.
i have often wanted to start up a web page parody called "Crap and
Drivel (tm)" but my job does not allow me to do non work related
> Or, maybee that was "Road and Track"....I get the two confused.
> Anybody e > lse. They look exactly the same, are the same
> thickness, and test the same exa > ct cars every month! Are
> they really the same magazine rebadged?
during the gulf war it was revealed that saddam hussein owned a
percentage of the parent company that owns Crap and Drivel (tm)
and Read & Throwup (tm). heh heh heh. that's it. it's an
iraqi conspiracy!!! :) :) :)
nobody denies that audi gets its turn being a victor in a comparison
test. it's just that all these trashy rags keep shifting the targets.
one month audi will win because it's got a great chassis etc, next
month audi will be last because its cupholders can't hold a jumbo
shake... at some point you have to wonder what their evaluations
are worth. i have long ago decided that they are only worthy of