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Offline rondrond

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Internet Down
« on: December 11, 2011, 12:05:15 PM »
Yesterday we had a total eclipse of the moon which was pretty spectacular except,,,

oddly, @noon my computer shut down and I could not connect.

I impatiently waited for about ten minutes and thinking something must be wrong with my connections, methodically, and with my hand held vac (boy it gets dusty around that hard drive) and..

still nothing...

So I then called the repair line...for ATT,

A computer generated voice kept informing me that I could go to my internet site and login...

I kept telling the 'voice' that I couldn't, because, I couldn't connect to the internet...

"I'm sorry, I didn't recognize that response"   I repeated it and kept repeating it :

Finally, it moved me to a 'live' operator, who introduced himself as 'Jerry' in a heavy Indian accent....

I rather loudly explained my predictament, and he said...he said.........he...said...

"I will need to run a few tests, if you will LOGIN, I can start....??"

...I hung up.

At 2am my computer sang it's "Welcome to Windows" jingle......no explanations fo it's naughtiness, no nada

"I'm not done yet"....Glen Campbell

"I may not be exactly where I want to be, but I sure as Hell am not where I was"
Wynnona Judd

No Meds for 7 Years

04jul07/DVT-right leg/Bi Lateral PE's     
16oct08/DVT-left leg
Aug09 Diagnosed: COPD

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Offline denb45

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Re: Internet Down
« Reply #1 on: December 11, 2011, 12:14:31 PM »
 :D dam High-speed-internet, mine seems to have a mind of it's own sometimes, and does whatever it pleases , as long as the dam WiFi works thur out the house, I'm kinda happy w/ that, without that my android-smartphone is kinda DOA, and I don't wanna use up my 3GB limit...YES, I'm a cheap ass queer  ;D

"it's so nice to be insane, cause no-one ask you to explain" Helen Reddy cc 1974


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