Monday March 29, 2004

Our new vacuum cleaner really sucks!

(This is, of course, a Very Good Thing in a vacuum cleaner :-)

When I met my spouse, Rich, he had an Oreck vacuum; we kept it going for years. Finally, I decided it was well past its prime. Without really thinking, I went out and bought a new Oreck (XL) to replace it. (I had a job at the time).

Orecks are expensive. The XL cost (cough, wheeze) $370. (Well, what did I know? OK, I should have shopped around. But I was replacing an Oreck, ok?) ...
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Our new vacuum cleaner really sucks! ( in category Gemisch/Gallimaufry ) - posted at Mon, 29 Mar, 18:06 Pacific | Comments (1)

Our new shredder really bites

(This is, of course, a desirable trait in a shredder.)

It also chews, chomps, engulfs and devours, and all with far less noise (at a much lower pitch) than we expected. ...
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