On Wed, 10 Sep 1997, Susan Hensley wrote:
> Joe --
> Don't be ashamed! Be proud you were out on the road in a British
> sportscar! That's what really matters. Everyone has different internal
> thermostats, and why sacrifice your warmth for "show?" Now, you would
> need to be ashamed if you, say, took the Explorer instead of the LBC
> since it was going to be chilly...
> And about the Miata contingent -- these guys drive all over Dallas with
> their tops up. It was a GORGEOUS morning today -- 70 degrees, high
> wispy clouds and beautiful sunshine -- and I saw SEVEN Miatas down Hwy
> 121 and the Tollway with their tops up!! Not one with the top down!
> Hey, guess it's a status thing. Must be something I'm not familiar
Driving with the top down kind of defeats the purpose of using the air
conditioning, which all of those Miata guys were undoubtably doing.