Well, guys, everything is here! I built the rig 2 days ago (Sunday, May 1).
Wanted to take this opportunity to thank you all for being patient and helping me out, it means a whole lot.
Without further ado, Pics!
Intel Core i5 2500K
COOLER MASTER Hyper 212 Plus
MSI P67A-G43 mobo
CORSAIR HX Series CMPSU-850HX 850W
CORSAIR Vengeance 8GB DDR3 1600 CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9B
COOLER MASTER HAF 922
SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 1TB
LG Black GH24NS70 SATA DVD Burner
Total cost: $1148 without rebates
Still haven't gotten a monitor, speakers, or keyboard/mouse yet, so I'm still open to suggestions
I'm planning on waiting for a Memorial Day sale at the end of this month for a monitor. Keep my eyes open!
P.S. Everything works GREAT :3