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Re: Self-confidence vs. Age



In a message dated 97-06-09 00:32:06 EDT, Eric writes:

<< Porsche to lead a quiet life may be asking a bit too much..." 
   (Loud music in background etc.)  >>

   It's clear that the message being promoted here is this:

                         quiet = boring 
  
   Further, it's uncool and unsexy to be boring.  It's easy to
   see why aging baby-boomers would be susceptible to 
   this manipulation.   The other side of the coin is that
   noise = power.

        -- Michael Wright
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