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There's good news for tackle football fans, as the NFL and the referees' union have reached a tentative deal, and tonight's game will be officiated by professionals, rather than the well-meaning but frightfully incompetent replacement refs. This might have impacted last week's outcomes if it had happened in time for those games, but either way, the number of crazy upsets make this an interesting season to have challenged folks to pick games. This is evidenced by Creston and Jivaro tying for best record for the week at 8-8 (imagine if we were using the point spread!), while Mag and I were 7-9, and Cutter followed two weeks of dominance with a disastrous 4-12. Here are my pre-caffeinated picks for this week: Ravens, Falcons, Patriots, Lions, Texans, Chiefs, 49ers, Seahawks, Cardinals, Broncos, Bengals, Packers, Bucs, Giants, Cowboys.

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17. Re: Out of the Blue Sep 27, 2012, 19:11 Retired
PHJF wrote on Sep 27, 2012, 18:33:
The backlight on my $380 PC monitor is on the outs. Apparently, shockingly, Samsung used some shit capacitors on the things power supply and they have a history of going bad.

Time to put that one electrical engineering course I had into action and do some soldering!


Call Samsung and tell them what is going on and it is probably covered under the Capacitor Settlement Program.

Mine was clicking...

This comment was edited on Sep 27, 2012, 19:20.
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