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Well if you take away the TV combo price and the DVR Rental, about 140 a month.

Now before you go rich spoiled brat on me, consider the following. Back in Denver when all I had was Comcast, I was paying 130 (internet alone) just to barely crack 50mbps.

My upload on Verizon should be 75mbps.

You can get 75/30 for about ~80 a month.

300/150 is a little more than 200 dollars a month.

I just got the service upgraded today. Just testing out some things if I find improvements in some areas. If its not giving me the desired results I'll go back to the 75.

I want to try 300 for a day just to see...
 

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Another day (mostly) wasted thanks to a migraine. And of course, it was over when it was too late in the evening to get anything worthwhile done. Bleh.
 

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On this forum, I have only been accused of being a hypocrite and involved in heresy in the "Ban the person above thread."  I chuckle, because it means they care. ;D
 

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Dear Nike,

You are stupid. Why not have a continual supply of all the Air Jordan retro line available in many different colorways so I don't have to attempt to purchase one on ebay that could be a fake? Don't you want my money and everyone elses?

I would love to get either the Jordan 3 or the Spizike (red/white) but I cannot find them.
 

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From the Anglican Low Churchman's guide to Solemn High Mass:

"It goes without saying that loyal churchmen do not allow their children to marry ritualists. Sometimes, however, two persons of a ritualist persuasion will marry each other. Such marriages are deeply unfortunate, since two ritualists who share a home will only confirm each other in their fanatical extremism. One shudders to think of the children produced by such a union, for whom even such horrors as Compline and the Little Office of the Blessed Virgin would be accepted as everyday occurrences.

When two ritualists make plans for their marriage, their first priority will be to organize an elaborate wedding ceremony; indeed, in many cases it may appear as though the marriage itself is a mere pretext to arrange this service. Ritualists are especially eager to hold such complicated weddings because marriage provides a pretext to trick their family members and social acquaintances into attending ritualist worship, as it were by stealth. It is not clear whether Ritualists view such wedding invitations as an opportunity to make converts to their cause or as a form of abuse; if the latter, they are notably successful. The loyal churchman, aware of such stratagems, will refuse all wedding invitations as a matter of course unless he has been assured that the ceremony will contain no ritualist elements.

The English church, in its infinite wisdom, has appointed a brief Office for the Solemnization of Matrimony, which if performed soberly and without such irrelevancies as processions or music can be concluded in twenty minutes without difficulty. There is no need to affix this nuptial office to any of the other services of divine worship, which are meant to be celebrated separately: that which the Prayer Book hath put asunder let no man rashly join together. Among Ritualists, however, the marriage service is not considered complete unless it is preceded by a Grand Procession with confraternity banners and followed by a Solemn High Mass, a Solemn Angelus with Benediction of St Ursula, a Te Deum, the Rededication of a Lightly Used Monstrance, the Conditional Rebaptism of the Oblates of the Sacred Heart of St Januarius, and the Requiem Dance of the Seven Virgins. By the time the bride and groom emerge from the cloud of incense in which the service had begun six hours earlier, they are typically greeted by an empty church, as all their guests are in an adjoining room being treated for smoke inhalation and heat exhaustion."
 

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ZealousZeal said:
Home from the concert! It was actually an awesome show.
I have wanted to make a joke involving "hot blooded" each time you've posted about it. Glad you enjoyed it anyway  ;D
 

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Asteriktos said:
ZealousZeal said:
Home from the concert! It was actually an awesome show.
I have wanted to make a joke involving "hot blooded" each time you've posted about it. Glad you enjoyed it anyway  ;D
That was the song they ended their encore set with.  :D Obviously I was mostly there to hear "Jukebox Hero".
 

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I like how its not even Thanksgiving yet and all the Christmas decorations are all out.

My favorite punchline is Father's Day is just around the corner.
 

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ayo I went to Finish Line, Champs, Foot Locker, etc to pick up some Jordans and wow their new stuff is garbage.

No retros, not even Spizikes. Terribly made stuff though.

When will Nike learn to actually screen print instead of using what feels like some kind of a harsh iron on print, when looking at their tshirts.
 

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NikeID to the rescue. Which one should I have them make me?





That last one looks like the winner. But that black and white goes well with everything...
 

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I have edited this post, as the smaller text below this attests to
 

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I think I'm gonna go with that 3rd pic.

Gosh that second one is soooo hard not to cop.

All these decisons make me anxious then I'm gonna get buyers remorse hardcore in 4 minutes.
 

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TheTrisagion said:
#firstworldproblems
Dude supposedly Nike's ID program is all over the place in QA. Ugh.

I just tweaked them again and they are perfect now.

Take my money Nike, when really they should be stopped.
 

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hecma925 said:
TheTrisagion said:
#firstworldproblems
Indeed.

How goes it, my friend?
New job is quite excellent, but I have been quite busy, so unfortunately, my oc.net life has suffered as a result.  Don't worry, I have already brought it up in confession.  :p
 

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TheTrisagion said:
hecma925 said:
TheTrisagion said:
#firstworldproblems
Indeed.

How goes it, my friend?
New job is quite excellent, but I have been quite busy, so unfortunately, my oc.net life has suffered as a result.  Don't worry, I have already brought it up in confession.  :p
Asceticism at its finest.  Oh, forgive me, I didn't want to increase your pride.    :angel:
 

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hecma925 said:
TheTrisagion said:
hecma925 said:
TheTrisagion said:
#firstworldproblems
Indeed.

How goes it, my friend?
New job is quite excellent, but I have been quite busy, so unfortunately, my oc.net life has suffered as a result.  Don't worry, I have already brought it up in confession.  :p
Asceticism at its finest.  Oh, forgive me, I didn't want to increase your pride.    :angel:
No worries.  It will take more than that to bring down my heights of humility.  ;D
 

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NHORM: http://imgur.com/gallery/mA45n

"I instantly found him more attractive in the taller picture."

So his theory that height is important rings true.

*kills self*

JamesR can I cry on your shoulder?
 

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What is this sneaker madness? Buy proper oxfords instead.

 

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orthonorm said:
J Michael said:
Shiny said:
Nhorm any tips on keeping shoes looking good for years? The leather, sole, etc.
Don't wear them.  Duh!
First thing: shoe trees.

For every shoe.
Over on NikeTalk there is this thread on taking care of them. Apparently you can make a sort of insole to protect the tip part of the shoe so creases do not come in on the leather.

Then they suggested buying 3 different kinds of Amour All.
 

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Shiny said:
orthonorm said:
J Michael said:
Shiny said:
Nhorm any tips on keeping shoes looking good for years? The leather, sole, etc.
Don't wear them.  Duh!
First thing: shoe trees.

For every shoe.
Over on NikeTalk there is this thread on taking care of them. Apparently you can make a sort of insole to protect the tip part of the shoe so creases do not come in on the leather.

Then they suggested buying 3 different kinds of Amour All.
LOL! OK.
 

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http://niketalk.com/t/15471/official-sneaker-care-maintenance-post-its-back
Sneaker Maintenance thread.

Look at the design of that device preventing creases haha!

Dude they wipe it then seal it after using the amour all wipes.

I never take care of my shoes but hey if I'm paying more than  150 then I will.
 
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