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#202747 - 08/25/11 05:03 AM Boldly going where no Biz Card has before....
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Many moons ago i updated my biz cards with cheapo Kmart software >


Of course it couldn't be more corny

i mean, my whole goal was just that

stand out, be colorful & noticed.....

BUT.....


I e-mailed it to a local printer, who when i went down to proof it insisted the program could not extricate the pink ring you see (which i did not introduce)

So i simply replied that, it kinda goes anyways, and 1000's where printed and passed out locally

Now this occured right on the eve of VT's monumental , first in the nation civil unions

Without getting political, we're many times the first or last state to legislate on hot issues

Subsequently, and for quite a while being too niave to connect those rainbow stickered vehicles flooding into the state to take advantage of said legislation.

Can you guess which well heeled faction of society i did a lotta biz with?

Perhaps a cfl & green ring would be appropos for the next update?

~S~

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#202752 - 08/25/11 06:20 AM Re: Boldly going where no Biz Card has before.... [Re: sparky]
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No politics! I have to say...a good marketing move, accidental or otherwise!!!

Maybe a solar panel or two somewhere?? LED & CFL?

Take care & stay safe!
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#202756 - 08/25/11 11:52 AM Re: Boldly going where no Biz Card has before.... [Re: sparky]
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Lady liberty holding up a CFL? That's going way too far! laugh

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#202760 - 08/25/11 04:19 PM Re: Boldly going where no Biz Card has before.... [Re: sparky]
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Na, no CFL in her hand, the torch is much more energy efficient!!
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#202761 - 08/25/11 04:48 PM Re: Boldly going where no Biz Card has before.... [Re: renosteinke]
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Originally Posted By: renosteinke
Lady liberty holding up a CFL? That's going way too far! laugh


True, guess i'm not so proud when i'm hungry Reno.....~S~

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#202762 - 08/25/11 04:50 PM Re: Boldly going where no Biz Card has before.... [Re: HotLine1]
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Originally Posted By: HotLine1
Na, no CFL in her hand, the torch is much more energy efficient!!


and the way things are going, maybe more marketable

btw, i'd have to blow it up, but the book does say NEC

ya, i know, way too OC....

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#202764 - 08/25/11 06:10 PM Re: Boldly going where no Biz Card has before.... [Re: sparky]
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NEC?? Way, way, too OC
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