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Old 02-13-2008, 03:52 PM   #11 (permalink)
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The actual specs are horrendous

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Old 02-13-2008, 04:33 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Hey, hey, don't forget it's an accessory first, a computer afterwards. I think they've done a good job consdering this. And it's not for guys too.

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Old 02-13-2008, 05:16 PM   #13 (permalink)
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No a computer is a computer, if it looks good that is a secondary consideration. I my self have coustomised a laptop to look much better that the stick but it is still a computer, what you linked is a fashion accessory.
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Congrats... you have discoverd a gigantic calculator that comes in pink.
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Old 02-13-2008, 09:38 PM   #15 (permalink)
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i agree with you guys about its insignificance, but im sure some bimbos are going to buy it. Same with the color of cars or phones, women prefer things that catch their eye.
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Old 02-19-2008, 07:13 AM   #16 (permalink)
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The actual specs are horrendous
There not that bad, but for the price yeah. The actual thing is ugly though.
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Old 02-19-2008, 10:23 AM   #17 (permalink)

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Well it's pretty much a wrinkly laptop.

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Old 02-19-2008, 01:56 PM   #18 (permalink)
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I would rock it.
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Old 02-19-2008, 04:14 PM   #19 (permalink)
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i'd have to be paid to use that pos.
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Old 02-19-2008, 07:23 PM   #20 (permalink)
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That is one of the most tacky things I have seen in a long time.

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