Micro$oft Biz'droid Lusers (was: OT email response format)

From: Ben Franchuk <bfranchuk_at_jetnet.ab.ca>
Date: Mon Apr 22 12:01:18 2002

Richard Erlacher wrote:
> Why does that rule out ALTERA? The same guys who'd mail parts to me in the
> U.S. will ship to Canada, won't they? I know of no embargo against Canada.
I hate waiting a month for stuff!

> Why not just get a friend and go down to the liquor store, get him to keep the
> engine running while you make a "withdrawal" so you can buy one of the
> evaluation boards for the big XILINX VIRTEX chips? I'd recommend late
> Saturday night on a 3-day weekend, though, so you'll get enough in a single
> haul. Either that or bump off your wife after buying a sufficient life
> insurance policy. That way you won't have to listen to the complaints about
> how much you spent.
I am single and live 600 miles from a reasonable USA city.
That would be about a month by bicycle.

Ben Franchuk - Dawn * 12/24 bit cpu *
Received on Mon Apr 22 2002 - 12:01:18 BST

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