Re: [CR]re: The worst name for a bicycle company ??


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Date: Fri, 13 Feb 2004 23:39:36 -0500
From: Joe Bender-Zanoni <joebz@optonline.net>
Subject: Re: [CR]re: The worst name for a bicycle company ??
To: Classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
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At least for tires the inimitable Dae Yung.

But the problem runs both ways. My Alfa Romeo 164 is known as a 168 in Hong Kong because " In the Cantonese dialect, which is prevalent in Hong Kong, 164, when pronounced as a phase, literally means "the more you go the more you die."

Joe Bender-Zanoni
Great Notch, NJ