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10. "An electric dog polisher and a
fur sink and then some stupis stuff"------Steve Martin
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  -What would you really, really like to buy but can't afford?? kentuck  Oct-07-10 11:31 AM   #0 
  - I would like to buy Rock Band for our Wii and  uncommon   Oct-07-10 11:31 AM   #1 
  - A personal luxury submarine.  JVS   Oct-07-10 11:32 AM   #2 
  - My husband wants one of those  Abq_Sarah   Oct-07-10 12:20 PM   #52 
  - tee hee  JustAnotherGen   Oct-07-10 11:33 AM   #3 
  - does it come with gatlings? nt  RaleighNCDUer   Oct-07-10 11:39 AM   #28 
     - No  JustAnotherGen   Oct-07-10 12:11 PM   #47 
        - Hit Girl would not approve. nt  RaleighNCDUer   Oct-07-10 12:15 PM   #48 
  - a private beach home nt  ecstatic   Oct-07-10 11:33 AM   #4 
  - Oooh, good answer.  Freetradesucks   Oct-07-10 01:38 PM   #87 
  - Plenty of those available for CHEAP on the Gulf Coast.  bvar22   Oct-07-10 02:02 PM   #99 
  - A used mini-van that runs.  Pathwalker   Oct-07-10 11:33 AM   #5 
  - Fisker Karma. and a garage to put it in. :)  MH1   Oct-07-10 11:34 AM   #6 
  - A Governorship  Stevenmarc   Oct-07-10 11:34 AM   #7 
  - France  slackmaster   Oct-07-10 11:35 AM   #8 
  - Can we get a free holiday there when you own France?..  Tikki   Oct-07-10 01:34 PM   #84 
     - The first thing I'd do is declare "DU Day" and make every attraction in the country free  slackmaster   Oct-07-10 01:57 PM   #95 
        - DU cruise to France...  Tikki   Oct-07-10 02:17 PM   #107 
  - New siding for my house  Cal Carpenter   Oct-07-10 11:35 AM   #9 
  - "An electric dog polisher and a  yankeepants   Oct-07-10 11:35 AM   #10 
  - a set of dining room chairs straight from an artisan woodcrafter  blm   Oct-07-10 11:36 AM   #11 
  - A Cessna 310. And a Pilot's License.  cherokeeprogressive   Oct-07-10 11:36 AM   #12 
  - An HDTV LCD TV  DJ13   Oct-07-10 11:36 AM   #13 
  - Why don't you buy last years model?  Freetradesucks   Oct-07-10 01:40 PM   #88 
     - Because the retailers dont drop prices much when new models cost slightly more  DJ13   Oct-07-10 02:27 PM   #112 
        - I got a nice 42" Sony with a Sony Blue Ray player  Freetradesucks   Oct-07-10 08:38 PM   #133 
        - How big a set you lookin for?  quakerboy   Oct-07-10 09:37 PM   #136 
  - I want the book "The Red Queen" and  Skidmore   Oct-07-10 11:36 AM   #14 
  - A new roof for my house  EC   Oct-07-10 11:36 AM   #15 
  - I'm actually buying on of those right now.  TransitJohn   Oct-07-10 11:37 AM   #17 
     - Yeah  EC   Oct-07-10 11:38 AM   #21 
     - I never knew how expensive they were until we needed one  SoCalDem   Oct-07-10 01:55 PM   #94 
  - Dear Buddha, please bring me a pony, and a plastic rocket.  TransitJohn   Oct-07-10 11:36 AM   #16 
  - Peace of mind.  HughBeaumont   Oct-07-10 11:37 AM   #18 
  - +1  newcriminal   Oct-07-10 10:02 PM   #141 
  - I just bought a used Ford  taught_me_patience   Oct-07-10 11:37 AM   #19 
  - More guitars..  tridim   Oct-07-10 11:38 AM   #20 
  - Yes , have to keep the priorities straight  guitar man   Oct-07-10 12:46 PM   #61 
  - I know this is an odd subject but I went through a few years of  OffWithTheirHeads   Oct-09-10 05:41 AM   #159 
  - Use it too. Along with the money savings, you get the added benefit  Paper Roses   Oct-11-10 06:20 AM   #182 
     - Two new bathrooms. Mine are so dated and ugly that I am  Paper Roses   Oct-11-10 06:27 AM   #183 
  - Yes.....  CrownPrinceBandar   Oct-11-10 10:17 AM   #185 
  - A motorcycle  BoWanZi   Oct-07-10 11:38 AM   #22 
  - a front-end-loader would be awfully nice, maybe a backhoe along with it.  ThomWV   Oct-07-10 12:36 PM   #59 
  - The multi-disc collector's edition Avatar video coming out next month.  RaleighNCDUer   Oct-07-10 11:38 AM   #23 
  - a complete Cornelieus Keg setup (for homebrew)  eShirl   Oct-07-10 11:38 AM   #24 
  - Ain't it the truth..  freebrew   Oct-07-10 02:27 PM   #113 
  - There's an adorable puppy I want at the shelter, but we are trying  Luciferous   Oct-07-10 11:38 AM   #25 
  - health insurance that covers my multiple illnesses fully  Warpy   Oct-07-10 11:39 AM   #26 
  - Groceries  pintobean   Oct-07-10 11:39 AM   #27 
  - Groceries without a list. Let's live a little.  EFerrari   Oct-07-10 01:19 PM   #74 
     - That's my one luxury..no list shopping here  SoCalDem   Oct-07-10 01:57 PM   #96 
     - We used to count out everything.  EFerrari   Oct-07-10 02:00 PM   #98 
     - Unfortunately I have to hide things.  Dappleganger   Oct-07-10 02:09 PM   #104 
        - My boys would eat a whole box of cereal..as snacks  SoCalDem   Oct-07-10 02:10 PM   #105 
           - That, too!  Dappleganger   Oct-07-10 02:12 PM   #106 
              - It's just me & my husband now, so "deals" are not as big a deal as they used to be for us  SoCalDem   Oct-07-10 02:20 PM   #109 
     - +100  Book Lover   Oct-09-10 08:42 AM   #160 
  - Basically this nation would be better off if we didn't buy what we couldn't afford.  elocs   Oct-07-10 11:44 AM   #29 
  - A new vehicle  liberal N proud   Oct-07-10 11:45 AM   #30 
  - A Greenhouse  NeedleCast   Oct-07-10 11:45 AM   #31 
  - A tropical island...  pipi_k   Oct-07-10 11:48 AM   #32 
  - How about any one who makes their own product on DU let us know so we can buy your items?  Monique1   Oct-07-10 11:52 AM   #35 
     - Hmmm....I would definitely buy a home-made tropical island....  pipi_k   Oct-07-10 01:17 PM   #72 
  - A used Cessna 182RG  sailor65   Oct-07-10 11:51 AM   #33 
  - Health For My Family  KharmaTrain   Oct-07-10 11:52 AM   #34 
  - The health care I've been denied for the last 15 years. n/t  Greyhound   Oct-07-10 11:53 AM   #36 
  - All of the above  crazylikafox   Oct-07-10 11:56 AM   #37 
  - Financial freedom  MorningGlow   Oct-07-10 11:58 AM   #38 
  - A spaceship with hyper-light-drive ...  Newest Reality   Oct-07-10 11:58 AM   #39 
  - Oh man!!! I just sold one of those last week! I could have given you a good deal!  pipi_k   Oct-07-10 01:20 PM   #75 
     - Darn! My timing was off. Thanks though ;)  Newest Reality   Oct-07-10 01:41 PM   #89 
  - A Bugatti Veyron (a bargain at $2MM+)  COLGATE4   Oct-07-10 11:58 AM   #40 
  - A colonoscopy  Cronus Protagonist   Oct-07-10 11:59 AM   #41 
  - I figured out a long time ago that the wanting is very often far more gratifying than the having..  Fumesucker   Oct-07-10 12:00 PM   #42 
  - Pagani Zonda F Roadster.  flvegan   Oct-07-10 12:01 PM   #43 
  - Gold  deaniac21   Oct-07-10 12:03 PM   #44 
  - A used car that is safe and runs.  Lyric   Oct-07-10 12:03 PM   #45 
  - A 40 year old transmission  guitar man   Oct-07-10 12:10 PM   #46 
  - A Gibson ES335 Guitar, made in the old U S of A; preferably vintage.  BigAnth   Oct-07-10 12:18 PM   #49 
  - Nice choice  MilesColtrane   Oct-07-10 01:54 PM   #93 
  - Nice choice!!  driver8   Oct-09-10 05:06 PM   #166 
  - A lightly used and well taken care of Chevy S-10  PJPhreak   Oct-07-10 12:19 PM   #50 
  - Major home fix up and world travel  Arugula Latte   Oct-07-10 12:20 PM   #51 
  - A place to live, pleeeez.  bobbolink   Oct-07-10 12:20 PM   #53 
  - I'd like one of those,too.not a place I'm worried I won't be in next month...  w8liftinglady   Oct-07-10 12:22 PM   #57 
  - !!!  Odin2005   Oct-07-10 10:04 PM   #142 
  - A country that respects and aheres to the Constitution.  dixiegrrrrl   Oct-07-10 12:21 PM   #54 
  - A theremin (n/t)  derby378   Oct-07-10 12:21 PM   #55 
  - Try MouSing..  Fumesucker   Oct-07-10 12:51 PM   #65 
     - Interesting...  derby378   Oct-07-10 08:57 PM   #134 
  - A baby's arm holding an apple....  WCGreen   Oct-07-10 12:22 PM   #56 
  - + nice.....  Tikki   Oct-07-10 01:37 PM   #86 
  - Good one, WC !  kentuck   Oct-07-10 01:48 PM   #91 
  - HMMMMM!  nykym   Oct-07-10 12:29 PM   #58 
  - A newer car  Missy Vixen   Oct-07-10 12:41 PM   #60 
  - That's my wish, too.  GoCubsGo   Oct-08-10 12:34 PM   #152 
  - A doctorate (well, a foot in the door to same). (nt)  Posteritatis   Oct-07-10 12:47 PM   #62 
  - My own airplane.  BlueIris   Oct-07-10 12:48 PM   #63 
  - Just a house.  laundry_queen   Oct-07-10 12:50 PM   #64 
  - I'd like to buy the world a Coke. nt  asdjrocky   Oct-07-10 12:53 PM   #66 
  - A really good treadmill... made in the USA of course.  lamp_shade   Oct-07-10 12:57 PM   #67 
  - Obvious things like a new car or a house. But less obviously,  closeupready   Oct-07-10 01:03 PM   #68 
  - A United States Senator  onenote   Oct-07-10 01:09 PM   #69 
  - Senators can't be bought  Gaedel   Oct-07-10 01:19 PM   #73 
     - lol good one! nt  Vehl   Oct-07-10 01:36 PM   #85 
  - a golf course  dionysus   Oct-07-10 01:09 PM   #70 
  - A visit to the dentist :-(  lapislzi   Oct-07-10 01:15 PM   #71 
  - =[  SocialistLez   Oct-07-10 01:22 PM   #78 
  - Nobody wants that unless it's something they really need.  ThomCat   Oct-09-10 11:16 AM   #165 
  - A house on Maui. nt  sufrommich   Oct-07-10 01:20 PM   #76 
  - A new car (preferably American made) and an iPhone  SocialistLez   Oct-07-10 01:21 PM   #77 
  - Not a thing.  Blue_In_AK   Oct-07-10 01:23 PM   #79 
  - An IPAD, but I am too cheap to buy one  nadinbrzezinski   Oct-07-10 01:25 PM   #80 
  - A new sofa  MountainLaurel   Oct-07-10 01:29 PM   #81 
  - A knitting machine  zalinda   Oct-07-10 01:29 PM   #82 
  - I'd like to adopt another kitteh  Mimosa   Oct-07-10 01:34 PM   #83 
  - If I had the money  Bertha Venation   Oct-11-10 12:14 PM   #190 
  - Congress.  HopeHoops   Oct-07-10 01:42 PM   #90 
  - I have had my eye on a '99 Buick Park Avenue, walnut burl and grey leather,  old mark   Oct-07-10 01:50 PM   #92 
  - A fishing cabin in Northern Minnesota. . .  B Calm   Oct-07-10 01:58 PM   #97 
  - DVR with a DVD burner  MilesColtrane   Oct-07-10 02:02 PM   #100 
  - A lovely centuries old home on Donegal Bay in Ireland.  sinkingfeeling   Oct-07-10 02:05 PM   #101 
  - I like that answer!  Kolesar   Oct-09-10 05:48 PM   #171 
  - world peace & prosperity & the destruction of transnational capital.  Hannah Bell   Oct-07-10 02:06 PM   #102 
  - access to decent Health Care,  bvar22   Oct-07-10 02:08 PM   #103 
  - I would love to be able to go away for one night for our anniversary  Dappleganger   Oct-07-10 02:17 PM   #108 
  - Health Care?  XOKCowboy   Oct-07-10 02:26 PM   #110 
  - I'm sure you are.  ThomCat   Oct-09-10 11:13 AM   #164 
  - +1  Lorien   Oct-11-10 12:06 PM   #187 
  - A sailboat  DiverDave   Oct-07-10 02:26 PM   #111 
  - Dang, took to long to edit this:  DiverDave   Oct-07-10 02:35 PM   #114 
  - Enough food so that everyone in the world would have enough to eat  Zorra   Oct-07-10 02:47 PM   #115 
  - Health care for every child in this nation today! No limits , no caps, no deductibles.  flyarm   Oct-07-10 03:52 PM   #116 
  - I'd like that for every human being in America today  Lorien   Oct-11-10 12:09 PM   #188 
  - Um... I have two (hope that's allowed) : )  sohndrsmith   Oct-07-10 05:35 PM   #117 
  - If you really loved me you'd buy me this for the holidays:  TheMightyFavog   Oct-07-10 05:39 PM   #118 
  - A personal coat of arms from the Royal College of Heralds.  sarge43   Oct-07-10 05:40 PM   #119 
  - A dSLR.  Chan790   Oct-07-10 05:42 PM   #120 
  - I am eyeing the Nikon D5000.  driver8   Oct-09-10 05:07 PM   #167 
  - land  chillspike   Oct-07-10 06:02 PM   #121 
  - No gadgets just enough to retire  LaurenG   Oct-07-10 06:05 PM   #122 
  - A house  Amaril   Oct-07-10 06:15 PM   #123 
  - A house.  LisaM   Oct-07-10 06:36 PM   #124 
  - Brand new Kindle  Taverner   Oct-07-10 06:38 PM   #125 
  - A staff.  nolabear   Oct-07-10 06:38 PM   #126 
  - The United States Senate.  Ikonoklast   Oct-07-10 06:50 PM   #127 
  - G-5  zipplewrath   Oct-07-10 06:53 PM   #128 
  - Penthouse in NYC.  KittyLover   Oct-07-10 07:27 PM   #129 
  - I want this bedroom and everything in it:  kentauros   Oct-07-10 08:10 PM   #130 
  - Medical care for my wife.  Dr Morbius   Oct-07-10 08:29 PM   #131 
  - I hope you are able to get that.  ThomCat   Oct-09-10 11:12 AM   #163 
  - A new 32" HD LCD TV.  JTG of the PRB   Oct-07-10 08:38 PM   #132 
  - A recording studio, a Hawaiian villa, a home version of Space Mountain.  MrSlayer   Oct-07-10 09:09 PM   #135 
  - I would like to buy brakes  laylah   Oct-07-10 09:41 PM   #137 
  - Solar panels and fuel cell.  hobbit709   Oct-07-10 09:52 PM   #138 
  - A 20in computerized telescope.  Odin2005   Oct-07-10 09:58 PM   #139 
  - A home bordering on a golf course...  Contrary1   Oct-07-10 10:02 PM   #140 
  - My family out of debt?  quakerboy   Oct-07-10 10:14 PM   #143 
  - sailboat!  tigereye   Oct-08-10 09:27 AM   #144 
  - The new AT-AT  Broken_Hero   Oct-08-10 09:51 AM   #145 
  - A life  kedrys   Oct-08-10 10:51 AM   #146 
  - Holland  snooper2   Oct-08-10 11:07 AM   #147 
  - Another month  rrneck   Oct-08-10 11:09 AM   #148 
  - A Hot Tub - I am DESPERATE for a hot bath  Patiod   Oct-08-10 11:50 AM   #149 
  - The Kitchen Aid Artisan Mixer in Red (Santa, are you listening?)  Tuesday Afternoon   Oct-08-10 11:55 AM   #150 
  - ooooh, good choice!  Capn Sunshine   Oct-08-10 08:27 PM   #157 
  - A car.  Bennyboy   Oct-08-10 12:30 PM   #151 
  - An Olympus E-5 n/t  qnr   Oct-08-10 12:56 PM   #153 
  - The Brooklyn Bridge  KamaAina   Oct-08-10 01:00 PM   #154 
  - PM me...  rrneck   Oct-09-10 05:13 PM   #168 
  - #1 will always = Jaguar X-KE. Otherwise: A pricey Nikon.  WinkyDink   Oct-08-10 03:27 PM   #155 
  - A new matress  Nikia   Oct-08-10 08:17 PM   #156 
  - Yineyard in the Russian River Valley  KurtNYC   Oct-08-10 09:37 PM   #158 
  - A bricked iPhone for my son  Book Lover   Oct-09-10 08:45 AM   #161 
  - An electric wheelchair that can climb stairs and cross grass.  ThomCat   Oct-09-10 11:11 AM   #162 
  - Another car  MrScorpio   Oct-09-10 05:17 PM   #169 
  - A house on a beach.  femmocrat   Oct-09-10 05:20 PM   #170 
  - An ocean going yacht  Kolesar   Oct-09-10 05:50 PM   #172 
  - A completely new wardrobe  AwakeAtLast   Oct-09-10 09:59 PM   #173 
  - Something practical, I think...  jmowreader   Oct-09-10 10:11 PM   #174 
  - This.  Iggo   Oct-09-10 10:30 PM   #175 
  - A house. Health insurance. Luxuries of that sort.  GreenPartyVoter   Oct-09-10 11:30 PM   #176 
  - Dental work.  Withywindle   Oct-09-10 11:36 PM   #177 
  - GSX-R 1300  Taitertots   Oct-10-10 01:14 AM   #178 
  - A car. Nothing fancy or even new. I just wish I didn't have to drive this  madmom   Oct-10-10 11:32 AM   #179 
  - Hermes Birkin bag.  Sheltiemama   Oct-10-10 06:20 PM   #180 
  - I want to buy and election  LawnKorn   Oct-11-10 06:08 AM   #181 
  - Redoing the bedrooms upstairs  annonymous   Oct-11-10 09:14 AM   #184 
  - A vacation  Lorien   Oct-11-10 12:04 PM   #186 
  - a Toyota Venza  Bertha Venation   Oct-11-10 12:12 PM   #189 
  - a house  stray cat   Oct-11-10 12:16 PM   #191 
  - A decent telescope  ismnotwasm   Oct-11-10 12:32 PM   #192 
  - Security  Digit   Oct-11-10 09:17 PM   #193 
  - affordable health insurance.  Manifestor_of_Light   Oct-11-10 09:29 PM   #194 
 

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