June 23rd, 2007

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You may have seen the News Item that Permanent LJ accounts are on sale until the 28th. I'd missed the previous opportunity, and had told myself I'd jump at the next chance. So I did. Yes, all that's left is for me to get my "LJ Forever" tattoo.

You're probably thinking that's a big chunk of money for an online blog. And it is, but look at it like this: The break-even point is just six years, and then it's like they're paying me! After twenty years, I could retire on the money I'm saving!*

I realize that this blogging thing could be just a fad, like CB Radios**. But when do I care about what's trendy? If nothing else, it will give me something to do when I retire...

* Not to be construed as financial advice. Livejournal accounts are for entertainment only, and not to be used for investment purposes.

** Young People: Citizen's Band Radios were popular in the 1970's, and they allowed ordinary folks to talk to truckers. No, I don't know why anyone would want to do that.
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