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Old 07-17-2019, 02:43 PM
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Yosemite NP names dispute resolved! The old proper names are back!

It likely matters to no one but me, but the Yosemite names dispute has been resolved in favor of Aramark. Delaware North the previous concession contractor tried to claim trademark rights to the traditional names.

Not that I am any fan of Aramark. The Yosemite Park and Curry Company did a fine job maintaining the traditions.

https://www.latimes.com/california/s...pute-explainer
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Old 07-18-2019, 03:56 PM
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Nice. I thought Delaware north was despicable.
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Alignment here: The Definitive Alignment Thread

OE is Original Equipment aka 'BMW Original Parts' aka 'What you buy at the BMW dealer with a BMW label'

OEM is Original Equipment Manufacturer... EITHER the company that made the OE part or.... A part this is identical to the OE part, but is sold by the OEM under their own label


OEM is not what BMW sells


http://www.bimmerzone.com/category/T...ricks_OEM.html

https://www.turnermotorsport.com/t-OEvsOEM
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I still haven't figured out who the idiot is that let the vendor own the names in the first place.
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