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When WD-40 was ready to hit the market in 1958 one of the company's marketing kooks came up with an ad sign for it, which I doubt ever made it out the door. (No guarantee that this story is true.)
http://www.wkrp.org/jeff/WD-40_Ad.jpg
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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 20:27:42 GMT in alt.home.repair, wrote:

Jeff...
Did you get the idea for your domain from the tv sitcom?
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/WKRP_in_Cincinnati
I liked the character DJ Dr Johnny Fever the best though. [g]
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dr._Johnny_Fever
When I was an internet radio based DJ, I emulated him more often than not. [g]
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Hmmm. I most certainly don't understand how I can access a copy of a
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When WD-40 was ready to hit the market in 1958 one of the company's marketing kooks came up with an ad sign for it, which I doubt ever made it out the door. (No guarantee that this story is true.)
http://www.wkrp.org/jeff/WD-40_Ad.jpg
Jeff
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Per Jeff Wisnia:

Cute...
But, AFIK, WD-40 just displaces water and claims no lubricating properties.
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On Friday, September 23, 2016 at 6:32:31 PM UTC-5, (PeteCresswell) wrote:

Mormy would have had a half dozen posts by now! 8^(
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Yet that's precisely what everyone uses it for. Funny how it stops hinges squeaking that aren't wet.
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On Friday, September 23, 2016 at 8:41:09 PM UTC-4, James Wilkinson wrote:

Why is it funny?
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On Friday, September 23, 2016 at 7:32:31 PM UTC-4, (PeteCresswell) wrote:

The new stuff does...
http://wd40specialist.com/products/silicone-lubricant/
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@DUMPTHIScomcast.net says...

It's not.
http://www.snopes.com/photos/advertisements/wd40ad.asp
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