Look, I’m not some blood-crazed revolutionary or anything. I’m just saying that it wouldn’t necessarily be the worst thing in the world to maybe keep one tiny, portable guillotine around. It won’t take up much space! We can keep it in the corner of the attic next to the inflatable mattress. That way we’re ready for… Read more
Really a similar issue to Cadillac - where it doesn’t really matter so much how good the cars are, if prospective customers still associate the name with blue hairs playing nickel slots in Atlantic City. Image does matter a great deal with vanity purchases, like luxury cars and expensive motorcycles.
The sooner that Harley transitions to being a more general-audience motorcycle company and the sooner they get out from under that gruesome image/lifestyle identity that they’ve lived on for the last four decades - what was once their marketing hook is now suffocating them - the better off they will be. Read more
The flag is clearly in the drivers blind spot
did they literally put a screwdriver and a terrible towel on this and think “sure, that’ll work”?
I agree that the Xterra driver was likely distracted but I don’t think the logs shifted backwards. It’s just the way they were loaded, overhanging the rear of the trailer. That’s what the orange flag on the end was for, to warn motorists, which it clearly failed to do.