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"See what I mean? They're sensible, but they don't look sensible."
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"Now here's one that has the glamour above the table."
"Care To Try Our latest Fragrance"
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"If you make the switch to renewable energy today, we'll let you out of this corner."
"Now this baby can hold up to five hundred magnets."
Tags:fridge magnets, magnets, fridge, fridges, refrigerator, refrigerators, fridge-freezer, ice-box, freezer, salesman, salesperson, selling, sell, hard sell, shop, shopping, buy, buying, souvenir, souvenirs, tacky souvenirs, bad reasons, bad reason, sales pitch, sales pitches, salesmanship, salesmen, selling point, selling points, special feature, special features
'Hey, no problem! I've always felt that a little sales resistance is a healthy thing!'
"The base is lava, from a volcano."
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"I know you were a car salesman before becoming a bond trader, but we sell bonds in the secondary market, not 'used bonds'."
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Hats for men who want to cover their head
Tags:ad, ads, advert, adverts, advertisement, advertisements, honest ad, honest ads, honest advert, honest adverts, honest advertisement, honest advertisements, hat, hats, accessories, mens accessories, hat shop, hat shops, hat store, hat stores, selling, sales, sales techniques, sales technique, hard sell
"I could show you folks how to tap into your hovel's equity."
Tags:shack, shacks, hovel, hovels, poor, poverty, outback, shotgun shack, low end, sales, sales pitch, inappropriate, hard sell, tough sell, sell, selling, sales pitches, west, western, westerns, wild west, desert, wasteland, deserted, empty, real estate, real-estate, property, properties, property ladder, equity, equitable, home, homes, housing, houses, housing market, home owners
"I advise you to take it, Madam, before Washington puts its foot down."
"Of course, it's hard to tell what a place really looks like without furniture."
"And this baby can print forty pages before you can say 'whoops'."
Tags:car, cars, used car, used cars, used car salesman, salesman, car salesman, salesmen, salesperson, sales representative, salespeople, sales representatives, hard sell, selling, sales technique, sales techniques, sales, dishonest, dishonesty, old banger, old bangers, inflatable car, inflatable cars, oops, mistake, mistakes
"An enormous amount of advanced engineering has gone into our latest models. That's not to say, of course, that an enormous amount of advanced engineering hasn't always gone into all our models."
Tags:engineer, engineering, german engineering, auto, autos, automobile, car, cars, motor, motors, sports car, muscle car, sales, salesman, salesmen, showroom, car salesman, advanced engineering, mechanic, mechanical engineering, mechanics, car maintenance, hard sell, hardsell, hard-sell, couple, couples, buy, buyer, buyers, customer, customers, customer service, spin, rhetoric, persuade, persuasive, persuading, persuades, dupe, duped, crook, model, car model
"The most wonderful thing is it meets every government regulation and requirement."
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"It's great for quesadillas."
Tags:tv, t.v., tvs, television, televisions, flat screen tv, flatscreen television, flatscreen tvs, flatscreen televisions, microwave, kitchen gadgets, kitchen gadget, useless kitchen gadgets, useless gadgets, hard sell, sales technique, sales, salesman, salesmen, salesperson, salespeople, salesmanship, selling point, selling points, special feature, special features
"You're right, it's way roomier than it looks."
"Let's try real hard this year to sell old Jumbo!"
'His foot-in-the-door technique has to be seen to be believed.'
"I agree, it's a lot of bang for the buck. And thumping, whining, clicking, clacking, clanging, grinding, buzzing and rattling."
'So comfortable you could just fall asleep at the wheel' - Some folks just aren't cut out for sales.
'Technology can be addictive. If the above is familiar - get help.'