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Status In Penalty Box.
Member Since 15/12/2011
Last Seen 04/01/2013
Location Sydney

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04/01/2013 - 21:52
You're absolutely right there! The experiences in the 1990s of IBM and later Hitachi drives were so consistently bad that my mind...
23/12/2012 - 09:03
No, he meant what he said. They change the food in the buffet once per week, whether they need to or not! :-P
04/12/2012 - 16:02
Warning: if you buy anything from Topshop, they will spam you forever. I can't get them to stop.
03/12/2012 - 09:38
Crayon Physics Deluxe is AWESOME! I remember being in awe when the first pre-release demos were announce on the likes of digg and slashdot...
02/12/2012 - 09:56
Got a couple of bags of these at Repco Camperdown (Sydney) today, thanks. There were still two more bags on the shelf mid-afternoon today.
01/12/2012 - 16:03
See my post above re TorTech in Sydney. I'm just digging around on their site now. They have a nice FAQ on step-down transformers and...
18/11/2012 - 15:55
When I needed a step-down transformer for something some years ago I googled around and found a mob called 'TorTech' in Sydney. Their...
18/11/2012 - 15:49
If it were a device directly powered by the mains supply, then yes, it's possible that the difference between the frequency of the...
18/11/2012 - 15:46
Slow... very slow. I ordered this on Saturday and I've just received a notification that it's 'ready for collection' by the courier now. In...
08/11/2012 - 15:54
There's none of these anywhere near where I live (Sydney). If someone's lucky enough to get their hands on some, I'm prepared to pay $40...
06/11/2012 - 08:18
Woolworths, page 7 of the current catalog. Sun Rice Sunlong Premium Long Grain Rice, $10 for 10Kg. That's half price. Even at their regular...
05/03/2012 - 11:48
Hand over all of your personal information to Nestle and receive... wait for it, an envelope filled with (non-currency) pieces of paper!...
03/03/2012 - 12:42
If you have an employer that carries out workplace drug testing, you need a new (decent, ethical) employer, not a detox (placebo) scam.
01/03/2012 - 17:46
"This coupon can not be redeemed."
01/03/2012 - 16:19
Search for "sim card cutter" on eBay, lots there for about $11, shipped. It's a massive 'hole' punch that chops a micro sim out of a...
01/03/2012 - 15:25
Actually, the Vodafone network is awesome. I want you to keep saying it sucks though, 'cos then fewer people will sign up and it will...
01/03/2012 - 15:22
Awesome! Cheapest price on staticice is $404. According to the LG web site, this also has a composite input (a rare commodity these days)....
01/03/2012 - 11:57
A deal site is a scam site. Because there's no real likelihood of a purchaser actually getting what they've paid for, this isn't a bargain.
01/03/2012 - 11:51
COTD... sigh!
29/02/2012 - 17:34
Best pre-paid package might well be the unlimited calls/texts, $365 for 365 days one mentioned here a few days ago. Red Bull Mobile.
23/02/2012 - 14:57
Forget Darwin, it's even too expensive for Sydney. The beer is priced at or above chain store (Woolworths/Woolies Liquor/Dan Murphys,...
22/02/2012 - 18:45
It's Groupon, it's a scam.
22/02/2012 - 08:28
I became a Vodafone customer (churned from optus) right in the middle of the time when that whingeing University kid was stirring up...
19/02/2012 - 13:51
I bought one of these from the Ryde Big W store (Sydney) mid-afternoon. They had this model on display with all the other digicams, the...
16/02/2012 - 17:36
Hm.... which is it... the $80 shipping fee, or the bit where this is a deal site and thus a scam site?... uhm... doesn't matter... I'm...
15/02/2012 - 00:47
Cost price to for this red rose at Flemington Flower Market: eighty cents Normal street price for this single red rose:...
13/02/2012 - 09:08
Tried it. Shipping is cumulative and not reflective of actual shipping cost (ie: the price of each item is buried in the shipping cost)....
12/02/2012 - 12:33
All y'all already know what I'm gonna sat! A deal site is a scam site! Groupon is the mother of all scam sites. Only a fool would sign up...
10/02/2012 - 09:04