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by Addl
Sat May 03, 2014 6:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anyone gone on any mad spending splurges recently?
Replies: 23
Views: 3319

as we just returned from china, we bought qiute al lot (some furniture, house hold stuff like vaccum cleaner, lamps, etc.
and I bought an used Audi S6 two weeks ago and my wife yesterday an used BMW 116.

So april was expensice month.
by Addl
Mon Mar 24, 2014 2:17 am
Forum: Transformers Toys & Merchandise
Topic: POST YOUR NEWEST ACQUISITIONS!
Replies: 6596
Views: 731496

Picked up transformers hybrid style black convoy yesterday and today will get mp thindercracker.

Dont know yet how to get this in hand luggage.... we already have 4 suitcases and a baby with accessories...
by Addl
Mon Mar 17, 2014 6:13 am
Forum: Transformers Toys & Merchandise
Topic: POST YOUR NEWEST ACQUISITIONS!
Replies: 6596
Views: 731496

As i am moving back home in 2 weeks, i did my last shopping trip to my transformer.heaven. Masterpieces Soundwave, Streak, and Smokescreen Thirdparty Make Toys Dagger Interspace Army Commando ( ultra magnus) Tf united Bruticus with third party addon modifications More united / generation Octane, hot...
by Addl
Fri Mar 14, 2014 2:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anyone ever sold anything to someone from Italy and not wanted to Jenny Sparks the whole country?
Replies: 3
Views: 1153

Yep, i have sold car parts and it worked quite well. But i havr to admit i do not prefer selling abroad, as the package is too far away to handle negative feedback cheap and quick if the guy has complaints. It is more risk and most likely just have to accept negative feedback. Oh, never sell to chin...
by Addl
Thu Mar 06, 2014 2:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I'm learning how to be an adult! Any tips?
Replies: 35
Views: 3793

Don't live beyond your means And don't ever, never ever get into debt! Although this is true and I also live by this so far, the cocept or loaning money, living on credit card and bying via leasing seems to be very popular in the anglo-saxon world. This " save and only soend what you have" is a ver...
by Addl
Wed Mar 05, 2014 2:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I'm learning how to be an adult! Any tips?
Replies: 35
Views: 3793

As most advice is on money: try to use other people's money as much as possible. The best way to save. And most important ( at least in germany): start yhinking about how you want to finance your old age, after you retire. Seems far away, but eventually you need to save money in various configuratio...
by Addl
Tue Mar 04, 2014 3:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I'm learning how to be an adult! Any tips?
Replies: 35
Views: 3793

Do not eat yellow snow and know the difference between a towel and toilet paper.

Makes life and making friends much easier.


Trust me.
by Addl
Wed Jan 01, 2014 6:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy New Year!
Replies: 9
Views: 1443

Not yet! New year is on 30. of january. Who cares of you western people, there are 1.3 billion of us.... Happy new year! We just heared some distant fireworks, i guess from the bund. Anyway, no party of fireworks in the neighborhood, all chinese and we watched a movie, drankbwine after baby went to ...
by Addl
Thu Dec 26, 2013 1:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Merry Christmas!
Replies: 11
Views: 1672

I was here everday ( 24th is christmas in germany) , yesterday christmas for you anglo-saxons and today, as i have been to work all week. Business as usual in china.

Also, since my wife and i do not care for christmas the past 15 years, we did nothing speciak and no gifts.

Happy holidays to all.
by Addl
Wed Dec 18, 2013 12:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Social Networking is a strange thing, isn't it?
Replies: 10
Views: 1894

Sure, but once you open this box of pandora, i guess it is hard to close. Someone at work foind my madatory and automatic generated profile on the company sovial network, and like an avalanche i have gotten "join my network" requests the past weeks as it seems now the "friends" of " friends" see, wh...
by Addl
Tue Dec 17, 2013 11:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Social Networking is a strange thing, isn't it?
Replies: 10
Views: 1894

I've just joined it (well, two months ago). I think Facebook is ace. I'm not using it for games, just getting in touch with old friends and that. Also, modern smartphones sync well with it. So instant messaging on Facebook is linked directly to my text app on the phone. Now that is cool, I reckon :...
by Addl
Mon Dec 16, 2013 5:07 am
Forum: Transformers Toys & Merchandise
Topic: POST YOUR NEWEST ACQUISITIONS!
Replies: 6596
Views: 731496

Found a small shop with some robot stuff and bought MP01 Convoy "LastShot" and MP06 Skywarp
by Addl
Mon Dec 16, 2013 4:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: It's been TEN years!
Replies: 54
Views: 7544

Out out everybody, as long as the doors and drawers are open!

WOOOOHOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!

*runs out of room in direction of kitchen where they used to store the beer*
by Addl
Mon Dec 16, 2013 4:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Social Networking is a strange thing, isn't it?
Replies: 10
Views: 1894

Never tried it.

You cannot find me on any facebook, xing, stayfriends, twitter, youtube, stepstones, ... or whereever.

I have a lot of customer contact, especially in china, and do not want any customer, HR or headhunter to find me.
by Addl
Fri Dec 06, 2013 5:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: IT'S A GIRL!
Replies: 24
Views: 2538

(312.2 kg) and (.0092 m). No only "My Lord" to have a baby of 312kg, but only 9,2mm (Millimeter) tall? Considering your Baby is a cube of 9,2mm length, the density is 400,930,796.42 kg/m^3 (400 Million Kilograms per cubic meter). .. for comparison, Gold or Uranium has 19,000 kg/m^3 (19 thousand) If...
by Addl
Wed Dec 04, 2013 1:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: IT'S A GIRL!
Replies: 24
Views: 2538

Congrats

Are you a completionalist in collecting your figures?

Which members are still missing?

Planning some exclusives (e.g. Asien or Mexican)?
by Addl
Tue Nov 19, 2013 1:20 am
Forum: Transformers Toys & Merchandise
Topic: Tokyo Toy shopping experience
Replies: 3
Views: 1508

What do they go for in China? Hard to say, as i only found one tf toy store in shanghai and i suspect the guys ( althoigh they are nice peeps) ti follow bbts prices. So they charge roughly 280-350 rmb (35-45 eur) for the small mp vehicles, 950 rmb (120 eur) for a mp convoy or black mp10 as well as ...
by Addl
Mon Nov 18, 2013 10:42 am
Forum: Transformers Toys & Merchandise
Topic: Tokyo Toy shopping experience
Replies: 3
Views: 1508

Tokyo Toy shopping experience

Since I will be going zo Tokyo in december and I googled this tf toy shopping guide http://heroicdecepticon.blogspot.hk/2011/07/heroics-toy-shop-locator-guide-for-hong.html?m=1 Has anyone a specific recommendation here on the archive? Anything specific "japan exclusive" worth looking into? Of course...
by Addl
Fri Nov 01, 2013 1:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What exactly are Xbox One game cases?
Replies: 11
Views: 2688

@PS3Killer I totally agree on your post to retail buying and clerk motivation ( as funny as it may seem that i actakly opened this thread never having owned or played any console and could care the same about game cases as a bowl of rice tipped.pver here in china ) The online buying is downfall of t...
by Addl
Wed Oct 30, 2013 4:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: We suppose to know about this guy?
Replies: 7
Views: 1555

No

It just means that he is most likely a fan of TF or at least Megatron.

I am also a fan of money. Should I now be fan of everyone called "Penny"?