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April fool is still few days away

Have you seen new Lexus RX add?
It shows the Lexus on the top of the scanner and suggest other cars as copies.
One of them is Mercedes GL (?)

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Almost a perfect copy eh

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Imitation remains the sincerest form of flattery.

Socialism is a philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance, and the gospel of envy; its inherent virtue is the equal sharing of misery. (Winston Churchill)
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^A second whilst I ponder such words of wisdom.
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Have not seen the ad but as we have discussed some of the LS series looks so much like a W220 S-Class you have to look close to tell the difference.

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^A second whilst I ponder such words of wisdom.
I can't take credit for the original, which I paraphrased, since I figure it's axiomatic at this point.

The original was penned by Charles Caleb Colton (1780-1832): Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.
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Thanks for the reference gregs210 and I think it is a very astute observation.

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Took me a while, but finally I found the add on the net. Had the model wrong at first and corrected it in original post
enjoy ???
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