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Old 10-09-2012, 11:55 PM   #3625
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Originally Posted by ///A View Post
Thanks for the clarification, and kudos on the Maradona, certainly a good piece. However, I don't understand why you would post the fakes on here without first mentioning that they are 'fantasy' as you coined them. It would certainly have saved an angry reply on my part. I apologize if this may have thrown you under the bus.

Lastly, I'll give you the biggest clue as to how I figured out the fakes:

One does not put a $80,000 AP Barichello in the same box as a $1,000 U-Boat. One who owns a Lange would be embarrassed to show off a Tag in his collection. If you want to make it believable, you should play the part.
No apology needed. One of my VERY early posts a while ago talked about how some of mine were reps. So, my fault for not reiterating that.

And as far as "playing the part," that's all a matter of taste. Weather it be watches, cars, etc. I buy what I like. I don't care what other people think. I have $120k in cars in the garage and a 1973 Ford F100 in the driveway. I drive the F100 more than I probably should. Why? Because I like it. Its all personal taste.
Clarkson on the 1M: "There's a straight six engine at the front, a manual gearbox in the middle, and drive goes to the back. That's page 1, chapter 1 from the petrosexual handbook."
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