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Forum topic by KnickKnack posted 12-24-2011 08:02 PM 731 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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KnickKnack

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12-24-2011 08:02 PM

Once in a while, well, quite often really, discussions turn to the quality, or otherwise, of “made in China” goods.

Imagine my horror when I saw on the news yesterday than EDP (that’s Portugal’s only electricity supplier) has been sold to a state owned Chinese company.

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So all you people ruing having to pay a few extra bux for that US made orbital sander or whatnot – pity poor me for whom a hand-tool is something with which you operate the on-off switch with your hand!

Serious comments and jokes are equally welcome…

-- "Do not speak – unless it improves on silence." --- "Following the rules and protecting the regulations is binding oneself without rope."


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#1 posted 12-27-2011 10:04 PM

Get a lot of candles. Probably made in China. I feel your pain. I would suggest you move to Brazil, but you’d have to learn a new language. Happy New Year (Feliz Ano Novo).

Steve

-- Steve in KY. 44 years so far with my lovely bride. Think I'll keep her.

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