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    23 8/11 meaning?

    Has anyone seen any advertisements recently that have the number 23 next to a electric outlet looking thing with a smiley face shape, than below that it says "8-11"?
    I saw it on the advertisement box thing they have behing home plate when watching the Yankees/Red Sox game last night. I do not understand the meaning of it and it has been driving me nuts. Anyone else seen this and have any idea the meaning of this"?


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    Re: 23 8/11 meaning?

    haven't seen it yet



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    Re: 23 8/11 meaning?

    it's been on youtube and hulu videos before the videos everywhere lately, no idea what it's about though...



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    Re: 23 8/11 meaning?

    It's an ad for the new Chevy Volt hybrid/electric car I believe...although no one can seem to tell me exactly what it means LOL.

    Edited to add..I believe the Volt becomes available on 8/11.


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    Re: 23 8/11 meaning?

    this?



    While on live TV, Ford used a vulgar term to describe a private part of the female anatomy, adding that he was “happily married” and “got more than enough to eat at home.”

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    Re: 23 8/11 meaning?

    You all have 23 days to live.



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    Re: 23 8/11 meaning?

    Here's an article asking the same thing with some ideas. It's from top advertising trade publication Ad Age.

    230: Tell Us What 230 Is! - Adages - Advertising Age



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    Re: 23 8/11 meaning?

    It's Chevy marketing apparently:

    23 8-11 ? « Unintended Consequences


    While on live TV, Ford used a vulgar term to describe a private part of the female anatomy, adding that he was “happily married” and “got more than enough to eat at home.”

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    Re: 23 8/11 meaning?

    Ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh!!!!!!!!!!!



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    Re: 23 8/11 meaning?

    Quote Originally Posted by Weez4Cy View Post
    It's an ad for the new Chevy Volt hybrid/electric car I believe...although no one can seem to tell me exactly what it means LOL.

    Edited to add..I believe the Volt becomes available on 8/11.
    The Volt isn't going into production until late next year. A****log was speculating that the correct number was 230, but that doesn't make much more since than 23 does at this point. We'll find out tomorrow.



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    Re: 23 8/11 meaning?

    8? 23? Maybe it's a LOST reference...


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    Re: 23 8/11 meaning?

    Unlikely 230 mpg. Liberal estimates to this point have been 80 mpg..



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    Re: 23 8/11 meaning?

    They used it to generate buzz. Its working.



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    Re: 23 8/11 meaning?

    the 230 stands for the mpg..read an article on it earlier today

    http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090811/...m_volt_mileage


    Last edited by kcclones; 08-11-2009 at 10:43 AM.

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    Re: 23 8/11 meaning?

    I assume that this 230 mpg is only when you have a full battery. Once you get past the 40 mile battery life that they claim I'd be interested to see what kind of mileage you get then.



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