[geeks] M$ advertising
Joshua D Boyd
jdboyd at cs.millersville.edu
Wed Jun 26 18:55:32 CDT 2002
On Wed, Jun 26, 2002 at 07:42:43PM -0400, Dave McGuire wrote:
> On June 26, Joshua D Boyd wrote:
> > > > I don't really get it either. Wouldn't they be cream cheese colored
> > > > if they spent all their time running a NOC?
> > > >
> > > > Did they fail to look like they had a clue? What?
> > >
> > > Nonono...they were a bunch of buff, pretty-boy, suit-wearing morons
> > > with management hair. Yuppies, basically. People who do what they're
> > > told.
> > >
> > > The kind of people who buy Cadillac Escalades, if that puts a fine
> > > enough point on it.
> > Oh. When you said models, I was thinking they brought in females and
> > put them in NOC appropriate attire.
> Same basic kind of bullshit, but mostly males.
Not the same. OK, maybe some people wouldn't like the inauthenticity
of switching people at all. But there is a big difference between
pretty people convincingly playing the part (T-shirts, non-management
hair, etc), and pretty people who look completely out of place.
Joshua D. Boyd
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