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I want macbook so bad i am basicly calling my parents and begging for money 24/7 i have $300 and i need 1K more. I am so desperate. My pc is junk anyway and i got it like 5 years ago. Is there anyway to convince my parents to give me the money or there is something i can do to get the money. I'm not old enought to get a job but i've loved macs for two years now and i desperatly need the money. And the holidays are coming up. i have been reading tuaw and that made my urge to get a mac much stronger.

Even though i'm a gamer i would much rather have a mac. I was at the apple store 2 days ago and i almost cried at the beauty of the macbook. Don't mind i'm not a sissy. I WANT IT SO BAD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! My dad said if i get straight A's than i would get it but the chances of that happening are as much as pigs begining to fly.

And if that's not enought apple has started a gift guide
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Hmm, how old are you? Maybe go apply for a job


Also- maybe you could work something out besides straight A's? Id you have 300 ask for all money for xmas or something?


I tried...
    
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There's nothing you can do.
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There's nothing you can do.
So negative... sheesh
    
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Hehe looks like it's that lesson "you don't get everything you want."
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oh gunner be quiet and selectodude thanks for the positive outlook on life. Clayton i'm 15 u know also because you live in the U.S you have to be 16 to get a job. that's totaly unfair. I know twice as much as the noobs at best buy. Half of them don't know what a socket is.
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oh gunner be quiet and selectodude thanks for the positive outlook on life. Clayton i'm 15 u know also because you live in the U.S you have to be 16 to get a job. that's totaly unfair. I know twice as much as the noobs at best buy. Half of them don't know what a socket is.
Cry me a river. I'm stuck on an iBook.
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Sell stuff on eBay.
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post #9 of 70
You need to really let it go...before you get more obsessed with it. Face it: in 2 years there will be something MUCH MUCH better to spend your money on. Why rush spending?

You can resist it

EDIT: BTW, your pc is better than mine...and I have no macbook. Suck it up, man. I'd go for the better grades, however. Even if they aren't A's better grades will always help after HS...
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Errr, I got a job in the Us when I was 14? You just need to get your parents to cosign or something on the tax forums.
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