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Old February 21 2012, 01:37 PM   #2161
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^Don't tell! -I don't remember
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Old February 21 2012, 02:33 PM   #2162
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...and then on my way home purchased a few bags of discounted Valentine's Day M&Ms (I always have a dish of M&Ms out on my coffee table for guests)...
I'll be stopping by for a little visit this afternoon.
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Old February 21 2012, 06:00 PM   #2163
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21x Motorola(Symbol) ES400 3080mAh batteries. Turns out every unit had a dead battery. Apparently, you should charge lion batteries one in a while or they kick the bucket.
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Old February 21 2012, 10:20 PM   #2164
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This reminds me: I just bought insurance... for the first time in my life
They have you now. There is no longer any escape.

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I ordered the Bella and Edward Twilight wedding dolls.
To stick pins in them?

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Picked up this awesome sweater duster...
I always like the look of those. They're a good way of creating an nice silhouette without extensive tailoring.

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4) The Best of the Original Basil Brush Show
The original is much sharper than the more recent ones. Good choice!

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21x Motorola(Symbol) ES400 3080mAh batteries. Turns out every unit had a dead battery. Apparently, you should charge lion batteries one in a while or they kick the bucket.
What are you going to do with the 20 phones? I have visions of them being networked together into some kind of proto-Skynet....

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Old February 21 2012, 10:22 PM   #2165
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The last thing I should be doing is spending money extraneously, but I couldn't resist Amazon's Blu-Ray deal today: The entire Godfather trilogy for $25.
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Old February 21 2012, 10:25 PM   #2166
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What are you going to do with the 20 phones? I have visions of them being networked together into some kind of proto-Skynet....
They were replacement/RMA units for the ES400s at the hospital my sister in law works at. Most of them are brand new but they were going to be destroyed because of some recycling contract. A bloke i know managed to liberate a box of them i and got my hands on one via my sister in law. But every battery is dead.

I'm gonna slam in the new batteries ans sell them off. The retail at about 500€ over here. Most of the units i got were brand new. Some were even sealed in their original packaging.

Btw, according to the manifest, they retailed at 1500€ in late 2010 / early 2011.
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Old February 21 2012, 10:49 PM   #2167
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What are you going to do with the 20 phones? I have visions of them being networked together into some kind of proto-Skynet....
They were replacement/RMA units for the ES400s at the hospital my sister in law works at. Most of them are brand new but they were going to be destroyed because of some recycling contract. A bloke i know managed to liberate a box of them i and got my hands on one via my sister in law. But every battery is dead.

I'm gonna slam in the new batteries ans sell them off. The retail at about 500€ over here. Most of the units i got were brand new. Some were even sealed in their original packaging.

Btw, according to the manifest, they retailed at 1500€ in late 2010 / early 2011.
Sounds like a tidy little profit in there for you; great idea!
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Old February 22 2012, 01:55 AM   #2168
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No, the Bella and Edward dolls will be for display.
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Old February 22 2012, 02:24 AM   #2169
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Canon EF 24-70mm f2.8 L Lens... £870 well spent... can't wait to use it

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Old February 22 2012, 02:27 AM   #2170
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^ want!
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Old February 22 2012, 02:29 AM   #2171
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it's worth it Lumi... done a few test shots with it and it's absolutely stunning on the 5D Mark II... i'm primarily be using it on the 7D, so hopefully won't loose that much info when transferred to a cropped sensor...

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Old February 22 2012, 02:40 AM   #2172
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I am always drooling over big lenses like that.... I won't be able to afford anything decent anytime soon. Can always dream.
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Old February 22 2012, 03:52 AM   #2173
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- Starbucks card reload

- Subway sandwich and chips
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Old February 22 2012, 04:39 AM   #2174
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I bought....wait for it....chocolate! Dun, dun, dun! Whoooo! Big spender.
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Old February 22 2012, 05:02 AM   #2175
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Some songs on iTunes:

Christina Aguilera - Save Me From Myself... & Fighter. (Her only decent songs.)
Brandon Heath - I'm Not Who I Was
Phil Wickham - Cannons
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