...because what jews need to be doing at the end of august making a christmas list, I may never know. In the mean time, there are some things that I'm realizing that I need to look into obtaining that I wouldn't in the normal course of events get for myself, but need desperately. (This is more for my own recolection than as suggestion to anyone):

  • a new `goram <http://itre.cis.upenn.edu/~myl/languagelog/archives/003235.html>`_ headphone cord
  • a big, stoneware, or similarly constructed tea pot. (ie. not glass. and not a french press)

That is all