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Anybody out here ever get in trouble doing this? Not because of the Mrs, but you wake up the next day and say :wtf:

 

It happened a couple of weeks ago with THE GREAT KAT site. Last night I ordered a couple of D.V.D.'s from Amazon.

It's not a major problem, but it's one that should be addressed..

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That's why they call you CD Junky. I think you're right - It's not a major problem, but it's one that should be addressed. Neveer done it myself.

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Been there, done that, will do it again. Last time it was a Blindman and a Lee Aaron CD that I really couldn't afford. Gotta laugh though! :lol:

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Not sure I've ever done it. I'm one of those boring dudes, though, who aside from a bit of a slur here and there I don't really do anything different when I'm drunk as opposed to when I'm not. Therefore, I'd totally trust any purchases I made under the influence as my way of thinking (being a tight-ass, chasing the cheapest prices) is still the same as it is without the influence.

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I use to do that all the time and it got me in lot's of trouble. Now I make most of my purchases on Saturday and Sunday mornings.

 

I normally do that, but the bug hits me when I'm half in the bag.. :whistle:

 

I've learned to stay away from the computer when drinking.

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I've had a few beers while checking out cds on Ebay and the next morning my wife gets on Ebay and is not happy as i've bidded on heaps of cds and wants me to explain to her how i can afford to pay for it.The scary thing is some i forget about. :unsure:

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