August 29th, 2000, 09:56 PM
Please someone just shoot me in the face (part 3)™
I had a big long thing written, but I deleted it. Basically I had enough money to make it thru the school year, but after buying a voodoo5, breaking it, getting a traffic ticket, causing $250 worth of damage to my car, and as I go to put my case back together I realize i made the blowhole on the wrong ****ing side. I feel like I know alot of **** but dont have the experience to apply it without ****ing it up.
Yeah... bout' the only thing you wouldn't want to overclock, would be your clock...
Unless you just want to be early all the time..
August 29th, 2000, 10:08 PM
RAM - you have my condolences. I know the feeling. The only thing that you can hope for is that all the **** happens at once so that there is something better to look foreward to. Better luck in the future.
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August 30th, 2000, 12:16 AM
Whoa. Thats some heavy ****. I know how you feel not having enough money (im only 14 but i still have to pay for my own stuff, but my paper round pays nuts)
To save your case, make the hole bigger and square, put a bit of perspex or plexiglass over it, and you have yourself a window
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August 30th, 2000, 12:38 AM
That just seems to be life in general, guys.
I'm nearly 50 YO, have house paid for and some rental property (tax shelter) plus decent job: Doesn't seem to matter - can save some, but there's always that series of emergencies that hits right where it hurts the most.
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August 30th, 2000, 11:01 AM
It always seems to me that if you are always tight nothing ever happens but just when you think you are doing good and are in the clear you get knocked all the way back down.. I know all about this too and it sucks but once you get over it and move on you should be fine.. at least for a little while
August 30th, 2000, 12:10 PM
Ack, blowhole on the wrong side? That's bad! Hope tomorrow will be better for you though!
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August 30th, 2000, 02:04 PM
...Yeah, this past summer I had $150.00 left to pay off on a credit card that I had been working at for approximately 2 years. Well, I ended up getting a speeding ticket for $200.00, my car broke down and it cost $200.00, and I ended up buying a CL Geforce2 for $300.00, and finally, I dropped a stick of 128 mgs of pc100 ram on the floor, it got shocked and didn't work anymore, So I went and bought a stick of 128mgs of pc 133 for $170.00 So much for finishing off that credit card I had worked so hard for.
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August 30th, 2000, 02:16 PM
There is one to be learnt from all the above
LIFE`S A ***** AND THEN YOU MARRY ONE!!!
August 30th, 2000, 02:37 PM
August 30th, 2000, 04:23 PM
'when life hand you lemons, make lemonade'
Yeah Right. Unfortunately, it'll probably taste like piss
Scotty...I need more power
Jesus awaits you .... keep talking and I'll take care of the travel arrangements.
August 30th, 2000, 05:39 PM
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August 30th, 2000, 05:57 PM
hey rammy.. i know the deal (got a $340 ticket coming from my gf's house... yes i was pissed off, and yes... i was speeding just a tad bit...)
hey, if you need a case to start over w/ i got one for ya...
we pirates stick up for each other to the death
August 31st, 2000, 02:37 PM
i feel very sorry for you RAMmyBUS, i know how u r feeling
I NEED MONEYYYYYYYYYYYYY :P
i spent all my cash on my PC
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