Aiyre was entertained by the DVD player for a hour or so. For the most part the thing is a piece of crap. It really doesn't like it when you attempt to skip chapters, fast forward, navigate the menu, etc. It just hangs. Bad software.
A couple of cold showers this morning reminded me to turn up the water heater.
I'm planning to resume the Star Wars email game. I'll send a summary today and see who will continue. Anyone who doesn't will be under my control for a while.