I'm sure this is pretty off subject, but if he ends up spending 40 bucks on a vid card. It would need to have a pretty decent fan on it or overclocking will be out of the question (especially if it only has a plastic heatsink).
Current Build (Hope to finish by late spring):
Intel Q6600 g0
Asus Maximus Formula
geIL Evo 2GB (2x1gb) DDR2
ATI HD3870 X2 or Nvidia 9800 X2?
2x 150gb RaptorX (Have it)
Thermaltake Toughpower 750w PSU (Have it)
Antec P182 Case
HP w2207 22" Monitor (Have it)