Crossing the Line

Discussion in 'The Sound Hound Lounge' started by Phoebe, Feb 26, 2012.

  1. Phoebe

    Phoebe Senior Member

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    Obviously the powers that be around here have a blatant bias in favor of the Brits.

    Personally, I think it's horrible that Leo Fender gets so disrespected. Where do you guys get off with that offensive new logo?
     
  2. shane88

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    sometimes a logo is just a logo
     
  3. SteveO

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    How do you know for sure that those two heads aren't American clones? :p
     
  4. uburoibob

    uburoibob Yanuziello Guitar Enthusiast Supporting Member

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    Surely the first post is meant to be humorous... Right?

    Bob
     
  5. Rockledge

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    I can't say I see any particular bias. I tend to not subscribe to the views of others and develop my own opinions, often they are quite contrary to the typical rhetoric. So far nobody has shown bias against me that I know of.
    I don't see Leo Fender getting slagged here. It would seem the guy is the buddah of guitar players.

    And, I was pleasantly surprised by the logo, I think it is rather dashing. Very nicely designed, and very appropriate.
     
  6. TimSt.L

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    I was just going to post something about how I liked the new look. I think it's pretty cool.

    I know the op was kidding. But if that logo was offensive to someone, then that someone must search very hard to be offended by anything they can.
     
  7. DrumBob

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    Nobody is disrespecting Leo Fender here. It's just a logo for God's sake. Get over it. If this is the biggest thing you have to worry about in your life, I envy you.

    Then again, I don't.
     
  8. Cream

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    Because nothing's made in America these days.
     
  9. SteveO

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    Most of my gear is. ;)
     
  10. Floyd Eye

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    I liked the other one better.
     
  11. R.S.Fraser Sr.

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    Most of your MODERN gear?

    For example, from this century?
     
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    I'm not American, OR British, and I must admit that I am failing to see the 'disrespect' to Mr. Fender here... can someone please enlighten me as to what is so offensive? :huh
     
  13. Serious Poo

    Serious Poo Armchair Rocket Scientist Graffiti Existentialist Gold Supporting Member

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    Really couldn't give a rat's assets if the logo leans more Marshall than Fender or Dumble or Vox or Roland or Ampeg or Soldano or Mesa Boogie or Two-Rock or Gibson or Orange or PRS or Dr. Z or Germino or Rivera or Louis or Blackstar or Peavey or Line 6 or Trace Elliot or 65 Amps or Buddha or Victoria or Matchless or Trainwreck or Carr or even Z. Vex.
     
  14. SteveO

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    All of my main stuff is, yes. Any time I have a choice, I opt for American made. It's just my own personal thing.
     
  15. Cream

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    Ya'll postin' in a troll thread.
     

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