In my previous blog entry I said:
so there need to be enough serviceable customers locally to sustain you
I initially wrote:
so there needs to be enough serviceable customers locally to sustain you
but I decided that "need" has to agree with "serviceable customers".
I confess, though, that I struggled for a while with it (although, as with many cases like this, it's clear to me now that I've thought about it).
The original post was in the category: linguistic_observations but I'm still in the process of migrating categories over.