Crazy as a Loom

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Roll with it.

The battery went dead in my camera today. My husband went to the camera store in town to get one for me. He had looked on Ebay, but didn't buy one for $20 because it was made in China.
So he bought one at the store, for $65, and when we opened it, it said, "Made in China" on the side of it.
What's up with that?
So I took my other camera with me, took some pictures with me, and now I can't upload them to my computer.
Sigh.
So. No pictures.

On the way to the studio this morning, Steve Winwood came on the radio.
I cranked it up.
Loud.



Now if this doesn't get your blood boiling, you are dead.
Lie down now.

Of interest: remember me telling you about how I used to chase the UPS man down. I would pack my packages in the car at the end of the day, and search him out on my way home. It seemed I always found the same little Jamaican guy, who was always friendly, and laughed when I told him I wasn't stalking him..........HONEST.
Well, I haven't seen him in a long time, since I got my own UPS account, and they pick the packages up at the door.
But tonight, after dinner, a big truck pulled up out front. I went to the door, and when I opened it, it was my little UPS guy, with a grin.
He handed me a box, and said, "How've you been?"
I guess I made an impression, chasing him around town.
Who knew?







5 comments:

A Brit in Tennessee said...

Seems to happen around here often....search for products made in the USA only to get them home, and find out they were packaged or distributed here, made elsewhere.
I'm still tapping my toes !

claudia said...

How cool about your UPS guy!
Not so cool about the camera...geez, I always try to buy made in the good ol' US of A stuff.

re'New said...

We've got one UPS guy in our town. Us women call him Hotty Toddy! He's cute and is VERY friendly! All the older women in the stores on main street get all atwitter when Todd is delivering! I know a girl that is his replacement on his days off and she is so disgusted by the end of the day - all the women are like "where's todd?" -- "oh that Todd, he's such a NICE boy!" etc etc etc.... He can deliver a package to me any day! lol!!!!

Sandy said...

Love your blog...I can totally relate with your postings, music and humor. Keep on keeping on!

Snappy Di said...

LOVE LOVE LOVE the video and may just have to put it on my sidebar permanently to rock out to. I would have turned it WAY loud too cuz that's what old rocker gals do.

Di

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