Whatever happened to the Maytag man?

maytag man

Do you remember that television commercial of three or four decades ago which featured the loneliest man in the world?  It was the  Maytag repair man, and he had no customers.

Fast forward to 2012. There is no Maytag man.  Baby, you’re on your own if you happen to own  anything made by Maytag.

Brenda, my best friend and closest neighbor invested megabucks in the Cadillac of Maytag refrigerators.  She bought it four years ago when she renovated her vintage cottage. Brenda is a wonderful cook and one of those people who “puts up” fresh vegetables so she wanted the best refrigerator on the market.

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