I really need to get a new computer, but i can't really afford it. This one freezes pretty regularly with a period ranging from five minutes to three days, with no particular cause that i can discern. It also randomly disconnects from the over a period ranging from about fifteen minutes to a day. That one i don't know if it's my computer being flakey or Earthlink or Verizon.
It's also annoying having just one computer. I'm kind of limited in what i can do since this one is my primary means of communication with the outside world. It's hard to play a full screen game while also talking to people on IM, or to burn a CD while doing the same.
I also ought to figure out some kind of exercise i can do while i'm at the computer, maybe buy some hand weights or something. I've been trying to be more active while doing other stuff, like walking around while reading, but i spend so much time online that's not practical most of the time.
For some reason my right knee is hurting, and don't know why. I was thinking of going to the arcade and doing some DDR tonight, but i probably shouldn't do that now. It's not hurting so much as to prevent me from DDRing, but it just seems unwise to aggravate it further. Wish i knew why it was hurting though.
The rain let up for a bit this afternoon, so i decided to go to the village for lunch.
Went to the Indian place, and while i was eating another guy came in and was talking to the cashier person while he ordered. He said something about how one of the 5C just had a "stripping party" or something like that. I wasn't sure i heard him right, but then he said that he was surprised that the school had signed off on it, so i guess i did hear right. I asked him which school, and he said Pitzer, and then looked at me, and asked me if i was a mudder :) I told him that i was an alum, but i'm amused that that was his first guess :) Wonder what he would have said if i were female?
Went to the ice cream place afterwards, but they didn't have any good flavors. Went to the store after that and bought some pop and some frozen raspberries.
While i was driving to the village a saw lightning once in the clouds ahead of me, more towards the Upland area i guess, or maybe farther. Didn't hear any thunder though, of course i had the windows up and was listening to Secret of Mana music at the time :)
The rain started up again about fifteen or thirty minutes after i got back. Guess i've got good timing today :)
I really need to make myself do something productive. Playing with code, studying, writing, _something._ Bah.
I've been really wanting to play FF or Mana or some other RPG lately, so i might even settle for that if i could just get FFTA and my current CtP2 game finished.
Um, this is friggin odd, Semagic seems to have lost it's "Post" button. Huh, somehow i managed to turn off that tab, but i'm not sure how. Wonder how you post stuff if you don't have that tab on?