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Old September 21 2012, 07:00 PM   #3001
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I watch a ton of TV but most shows I don't care if I end up missing. It's mostly just something to have on in the background. I remember back when I had a million things on the air and recording and I told my husband that the only one I really looked forward to was Downton Abbey. I'm a huge fan of period dramas though. I think Mad Men makes it into that category too, actually.
I watch most of the shows from DVDs these days. I have to admit that I have quite a few Tv-show boxes still that I have not watched yet. I am currently finishing Quantum Leap - The Ultimate Collection..such a good show
I like Mad Men also

And since this is a shopping thread, I got this via mail today:

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Old September 22 2012, 04:19 PM   #3002
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Groceries and gas for the car.
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Old September 22 2012, 04:39 PM   #3003
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A little takeout breakfast along with a couple of bags of snacks and groceries for the weekend.
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Old September 22 2012, 05:26 PM   #3004
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JRS wrote: View Post
I am currently finishing Quantum Leap - The Ultimate Collection..such a good show
A boxed set of the entire series, I take it? Does it butcher the music like some of the individual season sets did?
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Old September 22 2012, 10:11 PM   #3005
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Lunch for three at Carino's.

Bleh; I ate WAY too much.
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Old September 22 2012, 10:31 PM   #3006
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auntiehill wrote: View Post
Lunch for three at Carino's.

Bleh; I ate WAY too much.
Well, that's what happens when you eat three lunches.


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Old September 22 2012, 10:39 PM   #3007
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^Well done, TSQ.

A hand made Christmas tree ornament.
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Old September 23 2012, 03:14 AM   #3008
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A John Wayne biography.
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Old September 23 2012, 05:15 AM   #3009
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Another Star Wars AT-ST Scout Walker vehicle at a local Kmart to have an extra one.
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Old September 23 2012, 05:30 AM   #3010
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Picked up about 66 bucks worth of groceries at H.E.B.
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Old September 24 2012, 02:31 PM   #3011
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Old September 24 2012, 04:17 PM   #3012
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I went into this junk-store (whatdoyoucallem: dollar-stores?) to see if I could find a cat-toy... They didn't have anything interesting in way of cat-toys though but I did find a laser-pointer -that's the best cat-toy
(I just hate that it's cheaper to buy new pointers than to buy batteries for your old ones.)
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Old September 24 2012, 07:49 PM   #3013
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A couple of Stargate SG1 boxsets.
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Old September 24 2012, 07:51 PM   #3014
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^^ I had managed to collect the entire 10 seasons of SG-1, the two movies, and the 1st, 2nd, and 5th seasons of Atlantis up until last year. I was irritated that each had been re-released at maybe half what I originally paid, and instead of being in the five-case sets, they were all seasons in one single snapcase. On top of this, every episode of each series was available on Netflix streaming, so I sold off the entire collection (except for The Ark of Truth - for some reason I forgot it that day) ... lo and behold, Netflix lost their license to show Stargate! :facepalm:
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Old September 24 2012, 07:53 PM   #3015
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I got one from eBay any the other from Amazon Marketplace so cheaper than new
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