Wednesday, November 4, 2009

Splashing About


I pour some pictures,
words, and links,
upon the page,
for your enjoyment.

Fall Fountain

See this and more City Hall fountain images HERE

Video of Mercury being left behind HERE

$10,000 a second is making rich republicans richer.

No Corkscrew? No Problem


New "Free" Phone

I got a new cell phone today. Every 2 years, Verizon encourages it's subscribers to re-up for another 2 years. Part of this encouragement includes a "free" phone. Of course they would like you to upgrade to something more pricey, with lots of features that increase your monthly bill, but it is possible to get a relatively free phone.

I upgraded to a phone that has Bluetooth. It's not that I want one of those things stuck in my ear, but instead, I think there is a way to access the internet with my laptop using Bluetooth and the cell phone. This would come in handy when I am somewhere without WI-FI. We shall see. The phone is free, once I receive my $50 rebate, and it has some other features that my "old" phone didn't have. (Like picture caller ID.) This will come in handy when I don't have my glasses to read the name of the caller. I will see their picture. I get to choose the pictures. That could be amusing.

The battery
for my cell phones tends to wear out after 2 years, so this works out just fine. A free phone is cheaper than a $60 battery.

Today's Relatively Appropriate Song;
Call Me - Blondie


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