Your latest purchases, cont.

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  1. Captain Ice

    Captain Ice Cookie Constructor Moderator

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    $93 at Costco.
    $10 at the local produce market.
    $40 in gas...
     
  2. trekkiebaggio

    trekkiebaggio Vice Admiral Admiral

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    Just bought a couple of birthday presents for my friend, one Warcraft book and another book he wanted based on another game series (I think).

    Also got myself a few biographies - Clint Eastwood, Frank Sinatra and Orson Welles. They're all very long and I got them very cheap so I'm pleased. I also ordered the electronic "Obsessed with Star Trek" trivia book which I have wanted for a while.
     
  3. thestrangequark

    thestrangequark Admiral Admiral

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    1 bleaching kit and 1 pot Manic Panic in Ultraviolet. Here's the result:

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  4. Mr. Laser Beam

    Mr. Laser Beam Fleet Admiral Admiral

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    ^ Very nice, tsq. :techman:

    Gratuitous UFO reference in 5...4...3... :)
     
  5. auntiehill

    auntiehill Fleet Admiral Admiral

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    ^Heh. Buy yourself a shiny silver outfit and your Halloween costume is all set.
     
  6. thestrangequark

    thestrangequark Admiral Admiral

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    I'm a bad nerd, I guess -- I had to google that.
     
  7. cooleddie74

    cooleddie74 Fleet Admiral Admiral

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    Cuter than two Care Bears having tea with Smurfette in the Wonka candy factory. :)
     
  8. auntiehill

    auntiehill Fleet Admiral Admiral

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    For shame, young lady! Hand in your nerd card! :lol:
     
  9. thestrangequark

    thestrangequark Admiral Admiral

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    ^Give me a break, It's not my fault I'm too young to know that show! :p

    Also, funnily enough, my other purchase today was a grey double breasted wool cape from a thrift store for my Sherlock Holmes costume.

    But is it cuter than three Care Bears having tea with Smurfette in the Wonka candy factory?
     
  10. cooleddie74

    cooleddie74 Fleet Admiral Admiral

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    We've got top men working on that.

    Top...men.
     
  11. thestrangequark

    thestrangequark Admiral Admiral

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    ^Well, that's probably why you haven't sorted it yet; it's really more a job for seven year old girls, isn't it?
     
  12. cooleddie74

    cooleddie74 Fleet Admiral Admiral

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    :lol:

    Come to think of it...
     
  13. Tora Ziyal

    Tora Ziyal Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

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    I love the hair color, TSQ! And the books on the wall behind you.
     
  14. auntiehill

    auntiehill Fleet Admiral Admiral

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    Some Amazon gift cards and a few dvds for my nieces' upcoming birthday. Their fraternal twins but have their parties on different weekends, so I thought I better get the gifts out early.
     
  15. thestrangequark

    thestrangequark Admiral Admiral

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    Thanks. The books were a fun project I did a couple months ago when I was rearranging my bedroom. Here are some better pics of them (they are level, it's just my crappy phone camera that makes them look a bit wonky!):

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  16. cooleddie74

    cooleddie74 Fleet Admiral Admiral

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    I like those pictures. Thanks for reposting them.
     
  17. Mr. Laser Beam

    Mr. Laser Beam Fleet Admiral Admiral

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    Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted via iTunes
     
  18. kirsten187

    kirsten187 Napoleonic Power Monger Premium Member

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    Some shopping at Tesco and more Stargate SG1 on dvd boxset.
     
  19. auntiehill

    auntiehill Fleet Admiral Admiral

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    A new watch battery--about 10 bucks at Penney's. Then I went to Subway, because I COULD, and bought myself some lunch--about 8 bucks.

    I should run out and get gas--the tank has only 40 miles worth left in it; I would've done it earlier but there were huge lines at the station for some reason.
     
  20. Tora Ziyal

    Tora Ziyal Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

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    Rechargeable AA batteries and a charger.
     

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