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Re: MGB at the movies

Subject: Re: MGB at the movies
From: Bob Howard <>
Date: Mon, 13 Nov 2006 15:29:59 -0500
  I have not seen that advert.  What happens to the two cars?
  Twice my rubber-bumper '75 was rear-ended at stop signs. First time its
trailer hitch removed the grille of the attacker. Second time there was
no evidence of injury to either car.

On Mon, 13 Nov 2006 10:49:42 -0800 "Simon Matthews"
<> writes:
> Not movies, but adverts: for some time the AAA has been running an
> advert in which a rubber-bumper MGB rolls, driverless, into the 
> side
> of some modern econobox. I cringe every time I see it.
> On 11/13/06, <> wrote:
> > Saw a recent movie trailer for an upcoming Eddie Murphy movie 
> called "Norbit" in which he again plays multiple characters.  Looks 
> like his leading lady character drives an MGB-- the preview features 
> numerous clips of her cramming her stupendous girth into the the 
> car, as well as washing it.  It's grape purple with hardtop and a 
> gold grill, complete with leopard covered steering wheel. Should be 
> interesting, check it out:

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