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by Russell Burrows
Mon Nov 07, 2011 3:20 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Mean people
Replies: 51
Views: 6129

Re: Mean people

I do feel bad because I participated in a "stop the whining" discussion on a thread about potty passes at Walmart....I noticed that that whole thread was deleted and I felt like the original poster got their feelings hurt. I do apologize for that and hope that they didn't leave the board ...
by Russell Burrows
Mon Nov 07, 2011 2:44 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Ipad vs Tablets
Replies: 19
Views: 1736

Re: Ipad vs Tablets

For older non tech savy adults Apple is ok. For the 11 to 16 yearolds who know more about the tech then the parents?? I.e. parents, grown adults! asking the kids "how does this work" As a young, fairly tech-savvy individual I resent this comment. Some people enjoy good design and products...
by Russell Burrows
Mon Nov 07, 2011 1:41 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Tablets for Kids!!
Replies: 6
Views: 757

Re: Tablets for Kids!!

We are looking for a tablet/ipod type item for our 6.5 yo for Xmas. We had been considering the Kindle Fire and new Nook Color but those do not have (or if they did I missed it) a texting and picture taking capability. Our 3.5 yo is getting the new LeapPad Tablet. We are also looking at the Samsung...
by Russell Burrows
Sun Nov 06, 2011 6:27 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Ipad vs Tablets
Replies: 19
Views: 1736

Re: Ipad vs Tablets

For the general public: An iPad is not just another tablet. iPads are made by Apple, so you get the quality and ease of use that other tablets tend to not have. They also have access to the many apps in the Apple app store. Other tablets have access to their own app stores, but the selection is mor...
by Russell Burrows
Sun Nov 06, 2011 4:29 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: 15 myths about Black Friday
Replies: 10
Views: 1783

Re: Best prices on BF? maybe true

I kept track of 2 types of things last year, low cost laptops, and digitial camcorders. I didn't buy a laptop, but did get a JVC video camera online from BB for $159 (IIRC). Anyways, as the holidays progressed, I never did find any prices as good a deal on these two item with similar specs as they ...
by Russell Burrows
Sun Nov 06, 2011 4:25 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Ipad vs Tablets
Replies: 19
Views: 1736

Re: Ipad vs Tablets

Apple Ipad and Ipad2
Pros: looks nice.

Cons: high price, no USB, NO HDMI, NO flash

IMHO no purchase.

IMHO
Acer Iconia or Toshiba or Assus or other tablets represent a much better value since they do have USB ports, HDMI port, reproduce flash video and are much lower priced.
by Russell Burrows
Sat Nov 05, 2011 12:11 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: BF 8PM, BF 10PM, BF 12AM, BF 2AM, BF4AM.....geez!!
Replies: 44
Views: 6242

I'm really frustrated with the midnight sales....I love BF, and I'm usually in line by 1:30 am, but last year in order to get the midnight items at WalMart I had to be there at 9 pm, I tried to nap before I left but that didn't work, I was so tired on BF, by 8 am, that I didn't even want to shop an...
by Russell Burrows
Thu Nov 03, 2011 8:31 pm
Forum: Suggestions and Tips
Topic: Target - Acer notebook $197 next week
Replies: 7
Views: 1751

Re: Target - Acer notebook $197 next week

Target has an Acer Notebook with 11.6" in HD LEd screen, 320gb HD, Amd dual-core processor, w/ Windows 7 Home. Says $100 off. Is this a good deal? I've had two positive Acer experiences. The laptop I'm typing this from is an Acer. Been working well for the past year. I bought an Acer notebook ...
by Russell Burrows
Thu Nov 03, 2011 5:02 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Why do people think it is ok to cut in line?
Replies: 28
Views: 4365

Why do people think they can cut in line.... Because they are vulgar, uneducated and stupid. Agreed!! 2010 there was one fool that kept trying to line cut in view of Target security and police so the fool got arrested trying to bull run into the store when the Target Manager came out before store o...
by Russell Burrows
Thu Nov 03, 2011 8:55 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Hard drive prices increasing!!! argggghhh!!!!
Replies: 18
Views: 1679

can we also complain about peanut butter prices rising??? 40% percent!?!?!?!?! not that i eat a lot of peanut butter... but i plan to use a lot for holiday baking lol I noticed this as well since I use pb for candy ... I have been buying one item a week to be used for candy making for about a month...
by Russell Burrows
Thu Nov 03, 2011 8:29 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Hard drive prices increasing!!! argggghhh!!!!
Replies: 18
Views: 1679

Re: Hard drive prices increasing!!! argggghhh!!!!

One hard drive factory in the entire World gets flooded and thats the excuse to increase hard drive prices on the entire Planet?? Greedy hard drive resellers!! Bah! Good thing for me that this BF 2011 I want a tablet (solid state storage) instead of a laptop that uses a hard drive. Very true, ever ...
by Russell Burrows
Thu Nov 03, 2011 2:13 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Walmart
Replies: 39
Views: 6511

and dont' expect to get ANYWHERE an hour ahead of time and still get a ticketed item. not.gonna.happen. But every year theres "folks" like that! "Homer" sees the ads late Thursday and tells "Martha" see this ! well I am going an hour early and getting every thing!! Sto...
by Russell Burrows
Thu Nov 03, 2011 1:58 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: BFAds 2011 Scavenger Hunt
Replies: 281
Views: 27533

Re: Scavenger Hunt Results!

Hi Everyone, On behalf of BFads, I want to thank everyone that participated in this years Black Friday 2011 Scavenger Hunt. We're so greatful for everyone's support and enthusiasm. Everyone working here hopes that you all had fun getting nostalgic with the scavenger items. Hopefully you're all pump...
by Russell Burrows
Thu Nov 03, 2011 1:53 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: 15 myths about Black Friday
Replies: 10
Views: 1783

Re: 15 myths about Black Friday

MYTH: Signing up for a store credit card to get an extra discount is a no-brainer If it's really that good for you, do you think they'd try to up-sell you so hard? There's a reason why most people decline these offers, not the least of which is the fact that retailers dangle such offers to get you ...
by Russell Burrows
Wed Nov 02, 2011 11:34 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: BF 8PM, BF 10PM, BF 12AM, BF 2AM, BF4AM.....geez!!
Replies: 44
Views: 6242

I think the retailers should invite you to a thanksgiving dinner at the stores line with partys and music and tailgating and just have a huge thanksgiving dinner with portable ovens. Bring yo wives, Bring yo mommas and the gravy. Rofl Sounds good! but I want one of these instead: Each Grand Prize c...

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