My dad just called, extremely agitated...

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  1. deverrant

    deverrant VIP Extreme Gold

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    ...to inform me that you can't buy a CD player anymore, anywhere.
    Mom wanted a new, small stereo with a CD player, that's portable, but also not real cheapy. You know, like a nice boom box.
    They went to the mall, Best Buy, even HH Gregg (THAT place is useless)... nothing like that to be found.
    They don't make them anymore. All the places had were those speaker systems for phones and iPods and stuff like that. And all of THOSE things have batteries and chargers. NONE of them can be plugged in!

    And the kid at Best Buy said that in a few years there won't even be CDs anymore... THEN what are they gonna do??!
    And what are they gonna do with all the CDs they have?

    Also traffic and roadways in Allentown have gotten really out of hand. He could have sworn you could turn directly onto the street the Mall's on from Tilghman street, but it's not like that anymore. If you follow the signs, it takes you around in a circle, then makes you take this side street that's really bumpy and comes out where the old Lehigh Valley Dairy was, and wait at a light for like an hour.
     
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    Happy New Year DEV!!!! :hug:
     
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    Mojopin Resplendent in his frock

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    I used to have a collection of over 3,000 CDs. Covered a wall in my bedroom.
     
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    How many vinyl albums did you own?
     
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    try kids dept ?

    my niece just got this and she loves it .....
     
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    i guess i better keep my old boombox radio/cd player.
     
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    0.0

    I inherited my Uncle's collection later though.
     
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    Walmart and Big Lots still sell CD players.
     
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    You too! :)

    LOVE the new av.
     
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    target sells em still.
     
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    good thing i never got rid of my casette tapes.
     
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    I had several books. I think they're in my crazy ex's shop somewhere, cause they were in my car.

    That makes me mad.
     
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    Dev...you wanna see deez?
     
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    I still have DVD boxed sets I haven't even opened yet
     
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    He has your car? :wtf:
     
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    It's not new. sext made that for me years ago. Man i miss that guy :bigcry:
     
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    For some reason my car, in addition to the 6-disc CD changer, has a tape deck. But I use that shit! :jj:

    :hhh:
     
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