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Old 07-11-2013, 04:23 AM   #307
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So you got rid of your Camaro?

Nobody cares.

Enjoy the Corvette.
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Old 07-11-2013, 06:22 AM   #308
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Old 07-11-2013, 07:19 AM   #309
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Guys,

You're acting like him by bashing him. He had a camaro and didn't like it and the "camaro culture" according to his eyes. Dude bought a corvette and he's happy with it. He isn't complaining about his car.

No need to go personal with him. It just closes his ears and makes him believe he's just.

Be the bigger man, guys. If you want to go personal with him for fun, making pics, have at it. Its your time.

If you want to debate with him, feel free but you're just barking at the moon.
Countering his so called facts with facts isn't bashing him. I didn't post anything to him that wasn't fact. No bashing in my mind.
In my first post many pages back, I threw in a dig about his hood that's it. I'll delete that part if you would like. The rest no bashing here. I even gave him props for wearing the badge. I guess you missing that part.
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Old 07-11-2013, 07:56 AM   #310
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Old 07-11-2013, 08:02 AM   #311
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Take it up with GM. Both rated right at the same 12.3 quarter.
Even if that's true, that only makes it a driver's race. Calling one car faster (quicker?) than another implies clear and consistent superiority, which is a conclusion not supported by your data.

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Did I mention that is with the vette on run flats and on regular 87 pump gas?
Bench-racing the match-up assuming changes made to only one of the cars sounds a lot like the excuses people make when they lose.


It appears that you expected too much reflected glory from your Camaro, and your ego took a hit every time Camaros in general got disrespected in some way ("Every review I see sickens me."). Some of that you could have so easily avoided - particularly appearance items that were either controversial or mods obviously "done on a budget". Those weren't the basic car's fault. Try to not repeat this history with your Corvette.

I can't explain or excuse comments made by others directly to you at car shows or perhaps at the drag strip, but if you think they'll go away just because you now have a Corvette you might be in for a rude awakening (unless you stick to Corvette-only events). Those things are outside of your control.


P.S. . . . you might want to keep the Porsche crowd at a good distance.


And FWIW, it bothers me as a Mustang owner that you're blaming the Camaro for things it couldn't possibly fix.


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Old 07-11-2013, 08:13 AM   #312
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So why did you call for help in the first place? Don't like us, don't call us. When you get broke into, don't call us for a case number for your insurance to cover your stuff. Just work your *** off and buy it all again. Don't call us if someone in your family gets killed. Do the fingerprints, dna, and investigation yourself. Funny how that stuff never happens. Those who say "Ain't callin the cops," are the first to pick up the phone.
You're a cop. You're not a detective, you're not a private investigator, you're none of that. If a murder happens you don't solve it, you don't scan fingerprints or dna. If a family member of mine gets murdered it's probably because they tried to call you guys, but you took 20 minutes to show up.

btw I never call the police, ever. I was in a car accident once pinned in the back seat because the car went from 65 to 0 in an instant. I sat there in pain (couldn't move) for 35, THIRTY FIVE minutes before any help came.

Sometimes they have their pros but I've dealt with too many negatives to care. Now like I said before I better stop before the Camaro5 mods get all angry.

The best protection for theives, murderers, rapists, whatever, is the one you can do yourself. 2nd amendment baby. 'MURICA!

Go away now, you troll.
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Old 07-11-2013, 08:24 AM   #313
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Wow, this thread is still open? Must be a record for this type of thread. If only Nightfall or Balls would come back and kick the entertainment up a notch.
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Old 07-11-2013, 09:06 AM   #314
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Old 07-11-2013, 09:19 AM   #315
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66K for a ZL1? I recently worked a deal on one for 57K out the door, zero money down and came very close to buying it but went with a 2013 2SS/RS.
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Old 07-11-2013, 09:28 AM   #316
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66K for a ZL1? I recently worked a deal on one for 57K out the door, zero money down and came very close to buying it but went with a 2013 2SS/RS.
I just looked at a ZL1 convertible the other day, it was an automatic and had an sticker price for just over $65,000. I don't see how any coupe would be that much...
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Old 07-11-2013, 09:29 AM   #317
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I haven't had any problems with my paint but I had those I be getting GM to fix it or I'd be getting rid of it too. The rest of the problems are yours...and you won't be happy with the vette either. Good luck.
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Old 07-11-2013, 09:52 AM   #318
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Old 07-11-2013, 09:55 AM   #319
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Old 07-11-2013, 10:01 AM   #320
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Old 07-11-2013, 10:48 AM   #321
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Countering his so called facts with facts isn't bashing him. I didn't post anything to him that wasn't fact. No bashing in my mind.
I was referring to your comment:

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Face it bud. You down graded to the worst of the C6s ever and you are trying to justify it in your mind by running everyone down in this thread.

I'm out of here.

Enjoy your seven year old car.
Saying the 2008 is the worst of the c6s isn't "facts". Note that was the year of the LS3. That was just an insult to his car.

Now pointing out it was a 7 yr old car was fact.

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In my first post many pages back, I threw in a dig about his hood that's it. I'll delete that part if you would like. The rest no bashing here. I even gave him props for wearing the badge. I guess you missing that part.
Of course not, bro.

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I even gave him props for wearing the badge. I guess you missing that part.
Not at all. You actually motivated me to send a similar sincere thank you for being an LEO.



Overall, my point was he came on here saying he didn't like his car for legitimate reasons. But he then bashed Camaros in general, over generalized on the camaro community, and say the ZL1 is pointless.
Some responses have been to bash his corvette which doesn't make sense and isnt necessary. While the "they don't wave" comments are funny, he's going to get defensive and use those bashes as justification that the Camaro community is bad.

I advise let him bark.


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Old 07-11-2013, 10:52 AM   #322
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i like soft baked pretzels
Me too.

I tried some with jalapeno cheese sauce and it was eh.
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Old 07-11-2013, 10:54 AM   #323
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i like soft baked pretzels
Nice! I like turtles!

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