Subject: Re: "rights" and "freedoms"
From: Brian Bartholomew <bb@wv.com>
Date: Sat, 16 Oct 1999 09:54:04 -0400

rn> It seems unfair or unwise to base a business plan on friction
rn> in the market,

turnbull> Coca-Cola.
turnbull> (If you don't get it, the hint is "trade secret.")

I thought any number of food technologists have been able to produce a
liquid which tastes like Coke, but what people were buying was the
brand, not the taste.


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