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Tracking down the Japanese “defective parts” anecdote

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I’d heard this anecdote about the Japanese explicitly sending defective parts because the order allowed for it. (Search Google for “other sources”.)
I haven’t actually found it on the Globe and Mail as it claims, but that doesn’t mean anything.
Anyway, I guess this is as reliable a source as I can ever hope to find ….

Written by S

Sat, 2006-11-04 at 16:06:00

Posted in funny

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