"I'm not trying to sell you anything, sir. I'm doing market research, and all I ask is two or three hours of your time to answer a few thousand questions."
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"If you ask me, the fire has the most potential, but it's the smoke that has people talking."
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"It's hard to strike just the right balance. I didn't have enough fire in the belly for politics, but I seem to have too much for market research."
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When Focus Group Researchers Go Head to Head
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For some reason, we're not appealing enough to those awful little bastards everyone hates."
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Cowboy Market Research
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"We're looking for the kind of bad taste that will grab - but not appall."
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Rabbit Meeting Shows Hopping Profits
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"Do you have a moment to be late for something you just made up?"
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"The 'granny' campaign has failed to resonate with our intended audience."