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To celebrate the fact that Kevin and Alex are drinking again, they're playing Edward 40 Hands, where 40 ounce bottles of beer are duct taped to your hand and you cannot take them off until you finish drinking the 40. Needless to say, it makes using a laptop challenging.
For the first story, Kevin says to "Say hello to the Hi Phone!". The first 99% complete iPhone clone. It's got a bunch of amazing features, which leads Alex to ask what the downside is? It looks like it will feel crappy though. Digg This Story
Another hit against HD-DVD as Netflix Picks Blu-Ray. This is crushing news to Kevin because he picked the wrong format. Alex doesn't understand why Netflix can't stock both. Kevin thinks this is good news because he wants the war to be over. Digg This Story
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