- -Side impact air bags
- -DVD Navigation
- -XM satellite radio
- -Friction contact on the road is larger
- -Drivetrain can withstand more horsepower
- -Brakes are heavier
- -Lighter engine
- -Lighter exterior
In November of 2000 when the NASDAQ was trading at 3000 I wrote in this column that the NASDAQ Index would fall to 1500 and I got lots of heat for saying it. Microsoft had fallen from $129 to $60 per share. You know where they are today.
We are bombarded with thousands of marketing messages daily
During a radio-talk show appearance, a caller told me about his unfortunate brush with the legal fiction of common-law marriage. He had been living with a woman for several weeks when he came home one evening to find the woman, his TV and assorted other property missing. He called the police, who mistakenly informed him that the woman was his common-law wife and so they couldn’t help him.
From meager beginnings in 1920, radio has grown
with us to be a major player in advertising. The
radio industry says they get about 8 percent of
all advertising bucks. Not bad when you consider
the many ways to hawk your service or product
It used to be that all you had to do was pitch a great idea with a clever hook, and you’d be booked as a guest on a half-hour radio show.
I am really fascinated by the world of on-line marketing. I spend more and more of my time on the net, make more of my purchases from on-line suppliers, but I seem to find out about new about new products on TV, radio, or even mail.