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Old 01-15-2014, 01:33 PM   #21
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We're going. Possibly looking at radios (with loud hailer etc); possibly a spotlight; possibly looking at our latest credit card bill before we go.
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Old 01-15-2014, 03:44 PM   #22
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We're going. Possibly looking at radios (with loud hailer etc); possibly a spotlight; possibly looking at our latest credit card bill before we go.

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Well, I talked him into it and our trip is booked . Friday and Saturday. We'll stop by as many booths as we can.
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If the Seahawks win this weekend (fingers crossed) they will be in the Super Bowl. If they are in the Super Bowl the final Sunday of the boat show will be cancelled. We got the word from the Show organizers a few days ago.

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Selling individual copies?

All the publishers at FLIBS give them away. Nickel and diming potential subscribers seems a bit cheezy.
I know, right? We went to the car dealership the other day to look at a 2014 model. They had a few 2013 models that hadn't sold yet. I asked if they were giving them away. Nope, they were selling them. Cheezy!

In the publishers defense, he is not a media conglomerate but a very small company. And each issue, which is quarterly, is about 200 pages and very expensive in small runs to print. He's also been selling back issues (of his previous titles) for 17 years at boat shows, and yes, about 5% of people think it's cheezy. However, for people who subscribe at the boat show they get back issues for free. Personally, if I'm doing it, I end up giving some away free anyway.
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Jill and I. Pete what booth #?
Bob, we're in booth 919 in the East Hall.
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Old 01-16-2014, 02:31 PM   #27
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I know, right? We went to the car dealership the other day to look at a 2014 model. They had a few 2013 models that hadn't sold yet. I asked if they were giving them away. Nope, they were selling them. Cheezy!

In the publishers defense, he is not a media conglomerate but a very small company. And each issue, which is quarterly, is about 200 pages and very expensive in small runs to print. He's also been selling back issues (of his previous titles) for 17 years at boat shows, and yes, about 5% of people think it's cheezy. However, for people who subscribe at the boat show they get back issues for free. Personally, if I'm doing it, I end up giving some away free anyway.
What is FLIBS? We will definitely stop by the PNWboater booth.

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If the Seahawks win this weekend (fingers crossed) they will be in the Super Bowl. If they are in the Super Bowl the final Sunday of the boat show will be cancelled. We got the word from the Show organizers a few days ago.

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What is FLIBS
Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show.
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