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Wanted

This is a list of things I'd (maybe) like to buy.

I've got separate lists for CDs, books, DVDs, MP3s, and software. I've also got a page about buying myself a house.

Soon

Cheap

  • 2nd radar detector
  • Lotus accessories
  • Driving shoes.
  • visibone.com - $30 webdev cheat-sheet
    • Other cheatsheets @ ilovejackdaniels.com
  • Camping gear
    • Deoderizer spray for camping gear (Bass Pro)
  • Disc-Connection.
    • Remastered King Crimson CD
    • Back Up Against The Wall (Pink Floyd tribute) ($20)
      • Adrian Belew (King Crimson), Keith Emerson, Robby Krieger (Doors), Ian Anderson, Rick Wakeman and Steve Howe
    • Cream at Royal Albert Hall-May 2-6, 2005 - Double DVD ($21)
    • Johnathon Round - Sympathy for the Devil (w/ maniacal laughter)
    • ?COMMANDER CODY?
    • ??Pink Floyd - Pulse DVD (on order)
    • ??60s Rock Experience Live-DVD (1/24)
    • ??Spirit??
    • ??Wishbone Ash??
    • ??ARS??
    • The Who - Tommy and Quadrophenia Live-triple DVD???
    • 50 THINGS YOU'RE NOT SUPPOSED TO KNOW, …
  • Web shopping on Amazon:
    • new HHGTTG radio CDs
    • Red Dwarf DVDs?
    • Other stuff on wish list
  • Trailer hitch for truck
  • Lumbar supports
  • Online Shopping
    • ThinkGeek
      • guitar input
    • Amazon
    • Newegg
    • Bookpool
    • Zaurus accessories: WriteRight/WriteShield/NuShield, leather case
    • Hard-to-find books, CDs, DVDs
    • Fan clubs
      • Live (FriendsOfLive.com)
      • Lenny Kravitz
      • Charlie Daniels
    • Twiddler (one-hand input device)
  • White-noise generator to help me sleep
  • Geek Stuff:
  • PC Software:
    • Atari games
    • Civilization III
    • SimCity 3000 Unlimited ($20)
    • Monopoly Tycoon ($30)
    • Pinball Madness 3 ($20)
    • Ultimate Quake ($20)
    • Pinball Classics ($20)
    • Light Bringer
    • Star Lancer
  • PlayStation games:
    • R-Type Final (PS2)
    • Carmageddon (PAL only - 9-13 GBP)
    • Test Drive 5 ($10)
  • Futurama goodies (see Dark Horse Comics)
  • Snake
    • King snake (blotched or eastern chain) or bull snake
    • Natural Bridge in Bridgeton - vet Dan Wentz - by Blockbuster
  • Motivational tapes or books: Alan Watts, Depak Chopkra
  • Remote-control hovercraft, blimp, flying saucer, or helicopter
  • Beads for Mardi Gras (TAT)
  • Clothes:
    • underwear - Merona ErgoTec L (UPC 4-90400-12626-2) ($10 @ Target)
    • undershirts - Hanes tagless XL

Moderate ($100-$500)

Expensive

  • MacBook Pro ($2074 - $3000)
    • 15" screen
    • 4 GB RAM
    • 200+ GB HD
    • Accessories:
      • zCover keyboard protector ($20) or Macessity model ($13)
      • ApplePeelz (trackpad, wrist guard, and outside protector) ($45)
      • carrying case (backpack or wheeled, to hold 2 laptops)
      • laptop cooler?
    • Software (commercial):
      • Parallels and/or VMware
      • iWork '08 ($80)
      • Windows XP?
  • File server
  • Mac media center (if/when released)
  • Intel-based Mac mini
    • Get one of these programs to enable the Apple remote to control other apps
  • Speakers - small satellites, high quality, 5.1 or 7.1 or 9.1 $500-$2000
    • whatever Maximum PC recommends
    • Klipsch 5.1
    • Creative / Cambridge SoundWorks
    • Logitech
  • original painting by Ferjo
  • Teeth straightening
  • House $120K-$175K
  • 1080p HDTV monitor - 37"+
    • preferably 120 Hz
    • the more DVI/HDMI, the better
  • Motorcycle ($1000-$5000)
  • Lotus enhancements
    • Upgraded exhaust ($700)
    • Upgraded catalytic converter ($700)
    • Spoiler wing ($1200-$2000)
  • boat
  • flying lessons / airplane