Re: Uh huh; psycho-babble
Spike <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Mon, 14 Nov 2005 20:36:51 -0500, Rich <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> Brands picked for narcissistic reasons
>>French researchers say we pick certain brand names for an entirely
>>narcissistic reason: they contain letters of the alphabet that are in
>>our own name.
>>I own a Mustang. So much for THAT theory!!!!!!!!!!!!!
> Do we really "like" the letters more, or is it that we use them more
> often and are therefore more familiar on a subconscious level?
> I think the study may be flawed......
Maybe it DOES apply to the French.... but then what does that say about
them that we dont know already?!!!
There's tons of product that bear my last name... but never had it on my
tires... and I wouldnt buy their residential equipment.
While I have everything but 'U" in my last name, I got my first Mustang
at the age of 40 and had SEVERAL performance cars before that.
And my brothers all drive chebbys
Yeh, I'm a Krusty old Geezer, staving off dementia here..DEAL with it!