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Re: [Fwd: Re: [Fwd: Re: ebay]]

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 
>> 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 
> 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

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