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Sergey Brin and his Tesla car

Sat Apr 06, 2013 12:30 am

https://mobile.twitter.com/rmac18/statu ... 5306953728


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That's a... well... Pretty unusual customization :o
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Re: Sergey Brin and his Tesla car

Sat Apr 06, 2013 1:35 am

Hot Pink?

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Re: Sergey Brin and his Tesla car

Mon Apr 08, 2013 8:26 am

Some people just have more money than sense.
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Re: Sergey Brin and his Tesla car

Mon Apr 08, 2013 1:45 pm

Per the twitter feed in the link, this was an April Fools prank on him by some other Google guys: they used a wrap like you see for advertising on some cars and buses, so it's entirely reversible. They'd need the car for a few hours, but I imagine it's not his only car and it was possible to get the keys (Tesla might even have been in on it -- "we need your car for some routine service" -- isn't Brin a Tesla investor?)
 
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Re: Sergey Brin and his Tesla car

Mon Apr 08, 2013 2:08 pm

Pretty awesome. I think he should keep it like that permanently. Geoff would approve of the color.
 
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Re: Sergey Brin and his Tesla car

Mon Apr 08, 2013 3:00 pm

Darkmage wrote:
Some people just have more money than sense.

Hey, you asked for it. You got it :P
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Re: Sergey Brin and his Tesla car

Tue Apr 09, 2013 7:04 am

ludi wrote:
Hey, you asked for it. You got it :P
Heh. In my defense, eyelashes and pink latex wrap is only slightly more creative than attaching Swaroski crystals to your iPhone case with a hot glue gun. Step up your game, rich people. I want sharks with freakin' lasers attached to their foreheads.
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