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My PC makes ‘negative energy waves’, said user, then demanded fix

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Re: qotw

I used to work for a well-known American electronics high street retailer, now defunct in the UK, that started life making leather goods. You know the one?

Anyway, we had a regular who used to come in to buy the anti-static spray for record players (snake oil stuff - an atomiser filled with distilled water made up with about 5% IPA). He started asking for stronger stuff because "the US government had turned up the power when they realised they couldn't read him". Turns out he used the spray like a cologne. His baseball cap was lined with tin foil too, I noticed.

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