Finally got my brakes did the other day. Part was $11, brake fluid $7. Asked neighbor what he needed for his work. He said $15. I gave him a crazy look. He said, "too much?" and I laughed. Gave him a twenty.
I know there's some overlap between these two rooms, so I thought I'd mention an ebook I bought last night: Good Housekeeping for the Chronically Fagged (http://amzn.to/1ucknrA). It's a really informal book, only about 40 pages, but I've found a number of things in there that have made me think. A few quotes: