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Re: LBC Sighting - Bad News

To: "Larry Macy" <>,
Subject: Re: LBC Sighting - Bad News
From: "Paul Hunt" <>
Date: Tue, 21 Dec 1999 11:14:54 -0000
We had a Mini night on UK TV a while ago to celebrate its 40th anniversary.
One of the programs featured Gordon Murray (McLaren F1) saying it was the
most hateful car ever and taking a sledgehammer and an axe to one.  I always
did think he looked a dodgy character with that moustache and raincoat.


----- Original Message -----
From: Larry Macy <>
To: MG List <>; Spridgets <>
Sent: Tuesday, December 21, 1999 2:14 AM
Subject: LBC Sighting - Bad News

> Tonights episode of King of Queens was pretty sad. It featured a really
> nice looking RHD Austin Mini. However instead of treating the car like
> the classic it is - they made it a joke. It was supposedly made in
> Luxembourg and had no power. Obviously the writers have no appreciation
> for classic LBC's. The dad (Jerry Stiller) gave it as a present for Xmas.
> They hated it - it was ridiculous. One comment - "I am a teamster, how
> can I show up for work in this?"
> Sorry - it really irked me.
> Larry
> Larry Macy
> 78 Midget
> Keep your top down and your chin up.
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