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160 WD HD and 300 for 3 months of food.
    
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I say, get the same 500gb hd, raid them, then use the rest for food haha
    
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I say you go through your favorite fast food drive through.....and spend all $400 there. Trust me, it'll be worth it just to see the look on the drive through worker's face. And you'll have enough food to feed like 2 fat kids . Just kidding guys, lol. Didn't mean anything by my comment, lol. Just trying to make a joke.
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I would spend it on food... so you don't starve... so you can have fun with what you already have later. Hunger sucks.
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ok food it is

i'll see how vista performs on my system with 2gb. I'll buy another 2gb if it is not enough. and as for storage, i'll back them up on dvds lol.

wow after all that i ended up with food.

i really want to fix my raid 0 thoungh, it's really slow. 2x 250gb 7200.10 only 97mb/s read and the problem seems to be crappy jmicron contoller.
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Honestly, your system seems pretty darn nice to me. I'd say go Vista and maybe another 2GB of RAM (Vista 64 though). Other than that, you ought to be pretty well off . Then buy some food!
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