I'd like to say I got a coherent excuse for not getting my PC delivered, but whoeever it was that I spoke to at the "delightful" Walsh Western had the worlds worst phone line possible, and about the only coherent thing I got out of the conversation was a question about whether I have a brown door. Quite why, who knows, cos every time I tried to get anything useful, I ended up on hold.
Posts about "shopping"
Well it's 21:42 and still no PC.
For the nine months of so we have lived in our house, it's been a bit ramshackle. The living room for example, was an awful mix of random tables, styles, colours and cables.
Can there be anything more frustrating than struggling home from Ikea with a new, large picture frame, then breaking it almost as soon as you step into your own front door?
My PC's been getting a little slow in it's old age so I thought I'd treble its RAM to 384Mb. I've never used Crucial before, but they are often raved about, so thought I'd give them ago. And it was a very pleasing experience.
My Sanyo VCR - probably about three years old if that - has recently started chewing up tapes for Britain. Which is, to be blunt, shit. Three years old and its knackered.
How depressing. I connect the Windows XP laptop to the internet for the first time in 6 months and bamm. Sasser virus.
There's nothing like a trip round Ikea to make you think about the state of your flat.
Fopp are a small chain of wondeful record stores who manage to persuade me to part with money far too easily...
Changing electricity supplier revealed some appalling bad corporate websites from the giants of the electric industry.