Saturday, March 15, 2008

A telemarketer hung up on me! Isn't is supposed to be the other way around?

Me: Hello
Telemarketer: Is this Mrs. H..
M: Yes
T: I'm doing a research survey on respiratory ailments. Do you have asthma or allergies?
M: Who are you doing the research for?
T: I'm doing a research survey on respiratory ailments.
M: But who are you doing this research for? What's the name of your company?
T: Respiratory research.
M: That's the name of your company?
T: Yes. Do you have asthma or allergies?
M: What are you going to do with this information?
T: I'm doing research on respiratory ailments. Do you have asthma or allergies?
M: What are you going to do with this information?
T: CLICK.

Saturday, March 08, 2008

One size doesn't fit all

My 2 year old great nephew thought it was the perfect size. Don't even think about touch typing though - my fingers don't even come close to fitting.

Thursday, March 06, 2008

Late News

Rec'd an email today informing me my XO laptop had shipped, more than 3 weeks after it arrived. Even then apparently it took 3 weeks to get from 'delivered' to my doorstep. Is this a government organization? Strange how they can track it right to the minute give or take 3 weeks.

Tracking info:

Jan 21, 2008


Delivered







Jan 18, 2008 8:03 AM


On FedEx vehicle for delivery


KELOWNA, BC



Jan 17, 2008 11:48 PM


At local FedEx facility


KELOWNA, BC



9:50 PM


Departed FedEx location


RICHMOND, BC



7:02 PM


Arrived at FedEx location


RICHMOND, BC



Jan 14, 2008 12:38 PM


Arrived at FedEx location


MISSISSAUGA, ON

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