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    Tricycles and dates - column

    About a year ago I met a vague acquaintance. I remembered him as somberly seeking. Towards a relationship. “I thought I should get a dog to meet nice women. Then I looked after their dogs for two weeks during vacation from friends. That beast pissed in the house and killed a cat. ” More

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    BSA Sunbeam and Triumph Tigress. A grumpy kitten

    Scooters were conceived as gender-neutral means of mass transport. Many Italian advertisements therefore featured beautiful young ladies. But there were also members of the standing-urinating kind who were scooterists. Rob Bakker and his fiancé, for example, went to Spain on a scooter. More

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    Rolls-Royce Silver Cloud II, the golden Rolls from Zsa Zsa Gabor

    Zsa Zsa Gabor (06-02-1917, Budapest/18-12-2016, Los Angeles) was a Hungarian-American actress and 'social media phenomenon' (from the days when social media were still printed on newsprint). She started her career in Vienna and was crowned Miss Hungary in 1936. She was certainly not a dumb blonde, because in 1941 she emigrated to More

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    Women and motorcycles

    Women and motorcycles That's a thing. Usually members of the more pleasantly sculpted kind are not very fond of motorcycles. In a standard suit you look like a mud of potatoes in a sack, a helmet is bad for your hair and there are few motorcycles that have enough storage space for More

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    Jawa advertising: From innocent to sophisticated

    Jawa advertising: From innocent to sophisticated. Behind the Iron Curtain they also got it: “Sex Sells”. Well, in a neat way then. The approach behind that approach must have been global: The sucker thinks he'll get the girl if he buys the car/motorcycle/tool ​​kit/fishing equipment. Have marketers ever calculated how much more More

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    The Sportsters. No 'pick-up engines'

    Of course, we never talk that way about the members of the kinder modeled sex. But there are tribes of double-tatted hard core Harley riders who see it all differently. Harley-Davidsons Sportsters were once intended to be fiercely sporty Triumph to sweep Bonnevilles off the American roads. But just like everything and everyone in The More

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    Old-fashioned sexist

    Back in the day, before the world became politically correct, there was one thing you could be sure of: The providers of car and motorcycle related things gave out calendars with busty ladies. FUCK! That misogynistic behavior has been swept away by at least three emancipatory tsunamis. Fortunately! Now the centuries-old manufacturer More

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    Sex sells ...

    Who would ever have thought of such a serious brand as BMW? That it would allow itself to be tempted into something as basic as the approach of 'sex sells'

    And whether it worked? More