At 8:04 PM -0500 3/16/99, John + Diane Parada wrote: > Mike Biffle wrote: > > >> Here's a hint... You haven't lived until you dump this cumbersome online >> techno-crapola and gotten into your car and driven to the stores where >you can >> get the REAL story on the gear you're looking for! All the secret >shortcuts and >> hints the PROS use... Out there in the real world where men are men... >etc. The >> guys at the stores are EXPERTS at what they're selling and could save >you a lot >> of grief after some impulse buy at an online site! Join the real world >you >> geeks! 8-> > Well thanks for the hint Mike, but I guess everything is relative.Some > folks have a busy life and don't have time to drive around all day. As a > matter of fact, I feel I'm the EXPERT of what I like, and I recognize it > online or in a magazine. In my opinion, the guys at the music store > either seem to be highschool kids who play or maybe to you the 40year > old long haired wannabe at the music store whose still waiting for his > lucky break is the expert. > If that's the real world for you Mike maybe you better go get a >new > Mel Bay book and run some jazz scales for your 19 yearold gtr teacher at > the local music store, I heard he's got a new Van Halen riff he wants > you to learn .. have a nice day....jp Living proof that sarcasm doesn't translate on line. Chris ____________________________________________________________ Chris Muir | email@example.com | got moloko?