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    Post the last thing you bought. Oh fun!

    BlackBerry Pearl (T-Mobile) now I'm just waiting impatiently for FedEx to knock on my door tomorrow...
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    Should i get Dish Network?

    Quote: Originally Posted by jpelg 1. The house wiring is bizarre. For every two TV's you have one box, with the second television wired in series. The servicemen also did a crappy job of laying the wire thru the cellar, and I had to call them back to clean it up. I still haven't figured...
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    Tablet PC-fi!

    Apparently the Quick Ship model of the C-140 (the C-140X QS, if you will) started shipping last week. Hopefully the C-140X is next to come.
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    Tablet PC-fi!

    I think the following image thoroughly describes this thread. Already.
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    My girlfriend is going to Japan for two weeks. What should I ask for?

    Quote: Originally Posted by Squeek Cucumber Pepsi! A friend of mine is currently in Japan on vacation; I asked him to look for some for me, heh. I'll report back with my impressions if he finds it.
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    I suffer from a touch of "germaphobia"

    Quote: Originally Posted by Squeek Sadly, open flames are not readily available at my work station. When I get my dream job as a Luau "pig pit" attendant I will be concerned. I laughed out loud at that one. :
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    Tablet PC-fi!

    On Monday I ordered my first tablet PC (and my first laptop in general), the Gateway C-140X. Just announced last week, not expected to arrive until the 25th. Hopefully it'll help with college, with both physics- and computer science- related classes and my 'write all over the page and draw a...
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    I suffer from a touch of "germaphobia"

    Hate to burst your bubble, but hand sanitizer isn't really meant to be a replacement for real soap and water. It's also a fire hazard. Cleanliness, though, however obsessive, is hardly unhealthy, I'd say. Doesn't seem to be controlling your life like some germaphobes. What about your...
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    California driver's license typo What:confused:

    Yeah. That would mean you are a licensee (i.e., one to whom a license is granted) whose license was granted on a provisional basis. I see no mistake here.
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    I just got a job!

    The other tech support they do is AT&T HomeZone, which is the department I'll be in. Seems to be the same as U-Verse, but with DISH Network instead of IPTV.
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    Post the last thing you bought. Oh fun!

    Quote: Originally Posted by Scottyyy Cheap PC6400 RAM. Replacements for my Crucial Ballistix PC5300 (amazing overclockers btw) as they are being RMA'd. Died after 4 weeks. Must not have been that great of an overclocker, then.
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    Post the last thing you bought. Oh fun!

    Gateway C-140X tablet PC Core 2 Duo 2.0 GHz (4MB L2), 2 GB PC2-5300 RAM, 120 GB HDD, ATI Mobility Radeon X2300HD 256MB, DVD-ROM/CD-RW combo drive, extended battery, three-year warranty with accidental, and a carrying case. And overnight shipping. $1,935.40 after $200 instant...
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    Quote: Originally Posted by flashnolan Anyone ever dare to eat puffer? You know, I'm still feeling pretty daring after having eaten a large amount of raw fish for the first time last night; I'd try it if I could find it around here and hadn't made such a huge dent in my wallet...
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    What Internet browsers are you using?

    Team Opera-Fi ftw! edit: oh snap post 400
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    Have there always been people like this?

    Quote: Originally Posted by EyeAmEye Wow, what a loser. If she were my daughter, she would have earned a slap across her face. If she were my daughter, she wouldn't have gotten a Lexus in the first place. Hell, she wouldn't have gotten a Kia.
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    The 5 Most Embarrassing Ways to Die in an FPS

    There was this one Counter-Strike map with drivable motorcycles and tanks. I hopped on a motorcycle, went off a ramp, and hit a guy in the head. Console read something to the effect of "mrdelayer killed so-and-so with a headshot from vehicle"
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    How to acquire a British accent?

    Quote: Originally Posted by StevieDvd OK. English first lesson: To say hello in posh voice AIR-HAIR-LAIR (said like one long word) I don't get it.
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    what was your first computer?

    Apple //c in the house.
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    I want the Golden Euphoria grado 325 [i] could use some new headphones please give them to me Does that count as a poem? It's a haiku, at least.
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    Funny poorly translated D2000 ebay ad

    I rather enjoyed this gem: With former driver unit, from the middle limits betting on high pass quality on the material of the material, with rigid insufficiency, and the like rigidity is high vis-a-vis smooth reappearance being difficult, by the fact that the micro fiber where propagation...
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    Wow, didn't know Bose was that bad!

    Quote: Originally Posted by xinoxide i broke a bose subwoofer at bestbuy, got kicked out. Why am I the only one to ask you to elaborate?
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    Help me buy my first computer

    Quote: Originally Posted by lan I also like the Apple laptops because it attracts women. I don't know what women you've been talking to lately, but some of them may have been men. Very, very nerdy men. Who like to dress in women's clothing.