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What's the last sample you received in the mail? [Mar. 25th, 2007|09:44 am]
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Jayne Mansfield decorated her "Pink Palace" by writing to 1,500 furniture and building suppliers and asking for free samples. She told the donors they could then brag that their goods were in her outlandish mansion. The pitch worked, and Jayne received over $150,000 worth of free merchandise.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wnTT7u5U4Yo

And a talking parrot. Who doesn't like a talking parrot?
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[User Picture]From: maudelynn
2007-03-25 03:59 pm (UTC)
The last sample was jope in a tube by philo

matt gets tons of free stuff... drummers!
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[User Picture]From: randomposting
2007-03-25 09:14 pm (UTC)
Lucky ducky! :) I want free stuff. hehe
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[User Picture]From: maudelynn
2007-03-25 04:00 pm (UTC)
HOPE not jope... ugh i need my cuppa
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[User Picture]From: randomposting
2007-03-25 09:14 pm (UTC)
LOL. I was gonna ask.
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[User Picture]From: randomposting
2007-03-25 09:15 pm (UTC)
lol. Wow. ;)
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[User Picture]From: electrosoundwav
2007-03-25 11:29 pm (UTC)
My best friend had a parrot that would imitate a cell phone ringing and then go "Hello". It would also call one of my friend's dogs over and when Sasha came over, the bird would say "Goober"
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[User Picture]From: randomposting
2007-03-25 11:39 pm (UTC)
That's freaking cool!! I never had a parrot.
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From: (Anonymous)
2007-03-26 12:44 pm (UTC)

Good Info Site Thanks

Hello all
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[User Picture]From: randomposting
2007-03-29 04:22 am (UTC)

Re: Good Info Site Thanks

Thanks.... :)
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[User Picture]From: zibacco
2007-03-26 05:20 pm (UTC)
I never get samples, despite the fact that I write people constantly claiming to be Jayne Mansfield and requesting them. Apparently that was a one time deal...

And that parrot was amazing. Have you heard about that other African Grey named Alex? Its amazing how intelligent those birds can be.
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[User Picture]From: randomposting
2007-03-29 04:30 am (UTC)
Heh. I bet if you really did you might get a sample or two just out of pure amusement from those you wrote too.

And nope, I'm not up in the talking Animal world just yet. Still gazing in from the periphery. Have you a link?
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[User Picture]From: zibacco
2007-03-29 04:08 pm (UTC)
Here's the wiki link:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alex_(parrot)

It basically comes down to the same argument they had about Koko the gorilla. Are these animals really communicating with us or do we just want to see that? Personally I think gorillas and chimps probably can use language, but who knows about Alex. Still, some of the stuff he can do is uncanny.

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[User Picture]From: randomposting
2007-03-29 07:55 pm (UTC)
That's amazing!!! Seriously!!!
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