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Re: Hey nerds!

Postby Mandy » 07 Aug 2016 15:28

Lightning struck somewhere in the yard and zapped my modem, the cordless phone, and the ethernet port on my good computer!

Then we had a family reunion and there were 8 relatives staying here. lol

THEN.. today the transformer on the pole in the front yard died and the power was out for a couple hours.

That's three things. I hope that uses up the bad luck for awhile!
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Re: Hey nerds!

Postby Diego » 28 Aug 2016 20:37

Sounds like you have had a hard time of it for awhile, Sweetheart! No power strip surge protector? Or did it overload it?

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Re: Hey nerds!

Postby Robspierre » 30 Aug 2016 23:36

Diego wrote:Sounds like you have had a hard time of it for awhile, Sweetheart! No power strip surge protector? Or did it overload it?



Don't be a bloody creeper.

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Re: Hey nerds!

Postby Eyes High » 21 Sep 2016 00:45

Mandy wrote:Lightning struck somewhere in the yard and zapped my modem, the cordless phone, and the ethernet port on my good computer!

Then we had a family reunion and there were 8 relatives staying here. lol

THEN.. today the transformer on the pole in the front yard died and the power was out for a couple hours.

That's three things. I hope that uses up the bad luck for awhile!

Sorry to hear that. Hopefully that will be the end of the frustrations for awhile.

Here's looking to brighter days.

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Re: Hey nerds!

Postby WolfgangMercury » 23 Sep 2016 12:04

Hunchback Jack wrote:Hi Mandy, Eyes, D Pope!! :greetings-waveyellow:

The next atrocity is Navigators of Dune, published more than two years after the previous one ("Mentats"), and only just over 400 pages long. Methinks the steam is running out on these books.

KJA is still trying to flog Frank's early work through Wordfire, though, which is sickening to see.

And OMG, Eyes, so sorry to hear about your fire! I hope you can replace most of what you lost.

HBJ


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