Speaking of which, nobody seems to sell those anymore, the velcro straps that had the little slot in the one end so you could wrap it around a cord, and it would stay there while the cord was unrolled and you wouldn't lose track of it. WTF?
We've been having trouble the last couple of weeks with the intercom headsets our football coaches use. Getting them fixed quickly is possible, but someone generously sprung for a whole new system. The order was placed Monday, the box showed up today. The new system kicks much ass. And since it was designed with TV/film/theater production in mind, it has this wonderful little "stage announcement" option on it, that I'm sorely tempted to wire into the stadium PA. >:-)
I finally remembered to buy Quicksilver.
The West Wing premeires tonight, the first season without Aaron Sorkin. We'll see how things go...