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Old 03-24-2009, 04:03 PM   #1
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For Honda, failure is a success.
For Honda, even if they dont do well, they still feel they do well... even for Honda, failure is a success.

I cant even make this stuff up... Just now, I was reading one of my favorite blog sites, Gizmodo, and the advertisement in the upper right was by Honda...

And I took a screenshot:


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Old 03-24-2009, 04:07 PM   #2
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You reading 2-week old Gizmodo articles is a failure.

Your not riding anymore is a failure.

THIS WHOLE DAMN THREAD IS A FAILURE!














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Old 03-24-2009, 04:11 PM   #3
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Old 03-24-2009, 04:18 PM   #4
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Old 03-24-2009, 04:29 PM   #5
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for what it's worth, the video on that site was interesting

//doesn't make me want to buy a Honda, though

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Old 03-24-2009, 04:31 PM   #6
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Windows looks really strange on your PC.

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Old 03-24-2009, 04:34 PM   #7
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I fail, therefore I am.

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Old 03-24-2009, 04:35 PM   #8
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I fail, therefore I am.
That's awesome lol

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Old 03-24-2009, 04:41 PM   #9
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I fail, therefore I am.

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Old 03-24-2009, 04:52 PM   #10
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but its a Honda, it has vtec

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Old 03-24-2009, 05:27 PM   #11
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but its a Honda, it has vtec
so you get really good at changing cam chain tensioners.

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Old 03-24-2009, 05:47 PM   #12
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//doesn't make me want to buy a Honda, though
So...Honda succeeded in failing, then?

Ye gods, I think my mind just took a dump...

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Old 03-24-2009, 05:56 PM   #13
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for what it's worth, the video on that site was interesting

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Old 03-24-2009, 06:53 PM   #14
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you think the motorcycle you ride today was just made that way? no, it's a result of making mistakes along the way to perfection.

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Old 03-24-2009, 06:59 PM   #15
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ur just upset b/c u got sucked into buying kawi which i dont think has ever been on a podium :

anyways, my favorite poster of all time: (or at least my top 3)


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Old 03-24-2009, 07:09 PM   #16
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I got more of a chuckle out of the cop play'n solitaire

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Old 03-24-2009, 07:13 PM   #17
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Good vid...awesome post as always, beans...

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Old 03-24-2009, 09:52 PM   #18
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I got more of a chuckle out of the cop play'n solitaire
I wondered if anyone would have noticed lol

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Old 03-24-2009, 11:17 PM   #19
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I believe it was Winston Churchill who said.
Success is merely going from failure to failure with great enthusiasm

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Old 03-24-2009, 11:31 PM   #20
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I wondered if anyone would have noticed lol
We did, it's just that we all noticed it two weeks ago

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