The Finch Formerly Known As Gold

20 January 2005

Spent fury

So what did you buy today?

Posted at 7:03 PM to Political Science Fiction

Didn't have time to shop today but I did make a point of buying a couple of things in the local convenience store.

Posted by: Kathy K at 8:11 PM on 20 January 2005

Oh, these boycotts are so very clever (and effective!)

I bought some gasoline, some DVD labels, and darn near bought a CD/DVD/photo printer. If only the salespeople at Circuit City hadn't avoided me like the plague.

Posted by: Dan at 10:27 PM on 20 January 2005

I stocked up on pickle brine, salted goobers,
and .45 caliber hollow points.
Fellate me, liberal asshats.

Posted by: paulsmos at 11:06 PM on 20 January 2005

I had forgotten about the darn thing until about the time I posted this, and up to that point had spent a total of 75 cents on a package of Dolly Madison Zingers so a quick trip to to finish off the day.

Posted by: CGHill at 7:33 AM on 21 January 2005

I think I am in love with paulsmos

Posted by: Donna at 12:48 PM on 21 January 2005

It was always thus: I got the looks, he got the babes.

Come to think of it, I didn't get much in the way of looks, either.

Posted by: CGHill at 1:28 PM on 21 January 2005

I picked up my special-order copy of Silent America (

Posted by: wheels at 5:44 PM on 21 January 2005

We celebrated "Treat yourself right Friday". A bunch of us from work went out and each spent more for lunch than I would have had I gone out alone. One of the engineers went from there to Menards with a long shopping list.

I stopped off at the Samuel Society on the way home and got rather more sandwich fixings than had been specified by my CFO.

I'd filled the tank in both my car and the work Jeep just before this sillyness came to my attention.

Posted by: triticale at 8:54 PM on 21 January 2005