Kevin Roche (kproche) wrote,
Kevin Roche

  • Mood:


well, ok, not that huge, but the box is really big.

One of the voice auction items at the DeFrank Gala was a ViewSonic N3760w NextVision 37" LCD TV Display. Which is exactly the right size to fit into the big space in my fancy-schmancy Italian-design-knockoff etagere aka entertainment center.

I was high bidder, for $1800. More than we'd have paid if we kept watching sales, but it's the right size and the money went to the DeFrank, so it wasn't too painful.
I'd have got it for less but Lenny Broberg shamed the second-highest bidder into one final bid.

Andy's off buying all the right cables, and I'm about to dive into the studio to finish cleaning it. Then we can watch Dr. Who in HDTV!

  • My Worldcon 75 schedule

    (*Asterisks indicate items I'm actually on) Wednesday Aug 9, 2017 3:00PM Opening Ceremonies 1 hour, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM | Messukeskus,…

  • Eastercon is coming up...

    And bovil and I will be there, representing the San Jose in 2018 Worldcon bid! We're on the lookout for non-North American residents…

  • Robots! In Livermore?

    Saturday I preesented "The Accidental Roboticist" at the Livermore Public Library as the final talk in the Livermore Reads Together program for…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.