His name is Toyoda

February 25, 2010

After stoic showing in Congress, Toyoda breaks into tears

TOYOTAIt’s Toyota, not “Toyoda”.  My God, man, who’s writing these headlines? Andy Capp?

Shawn

Considering how long this has been in the news, a surprising number of readers still think our references to Toyoda are typos. Some of them get quite abusive about it: GBU Editor

Toyota Motor Corporation President Akio Toyoda is sworn in to testimony on Toyota’s car safety recalls in front of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform on Capitol Hill in Washington, February 24, 2010. REUTERS/Jason Reed

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A surprising number of people still believe these hearings are actually about automotive consumer safety. Boy, are they gonna be angry when they find out what’s really going on.

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