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Tuesday: July 12, 2011

Netflix pulls the curtain back on separate plan changes for both streaming and DVDs by mail.Netflix pulls the curtain back on separate plan changes for both streaming and DVDs by mail.

...we didn’t anticipate offering DVD only plans. Since then we have realized that there is still a very large continuing demand for DVDs both from our existing members as well as non-members. Given the long life we think DVDs by mail will have, treating DVDs as a $2 add on to our unlimited streaming plan neither makes great financial sense nor satisfies people who just want DVDs.

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Wednesday: June 24, 2009

Nine of the funniest Ed McMahon clips.Nine of the funniest Ed McMahon clips.

A fitting tribute to the late sidekick of Johnny Carson.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Funny @ 7:17 AM | Tags (1) | enter tags separated by comma |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 21 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: February 10, 2009

Daily Grind: Hopeful

Name: Vin (aka chummy chum bucket)
How Vin feels today: Hopeful @ 8:35:00 AM
What Vin really wants today: For my two girls to be done with the nasty stomach virus/bug thing that was making life quite unpleasant in this household.

Music Stuck in Head: Toot & Puddle Theme Song
Watch too much Noggin and this will happen to you too as well.

Stuff to do today:

  • Work from home
  • Make sure everyone is drinking lots of fluids
  • Clean up parts of house that happened to become newly labeled 'warzone' areas
  • Take suggestion from co-worker to go buy some tarps
  • Have said tarps ready next time both girls come down with a stomch virus
  • Go to CVS, stock up on the Febreeze
  • Read up on Amazon's new Kindle 2 reader thing
  • You can all about it and see even videos here: link
  • Take advantage of time that family is feeling better to catch up on work missed from yesterday
  • Like posting to this section and even neglecting to post links yesterday
  • ...
  • ...
  • ...
  • ...
  • ...
  • ...time's up
  • Get back to caretaking responsibilites

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