March 15th, 2013

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Tim's Birthday Poll (the evolution of synthesiser pie)

Very shortly my beloved husband timscience will be another year older. To celebrate, Korg re-released a classic mini-synthesiser right in the dim depths of winter when his resistance to the shiny was at its lowest. This beast is now on order, as a birthday gift, and Tim has asked me to make sure that no-one gets him any presents for his birthday, only synthesiser fund contributions! If anyone would like to provide a birthday contribution to this latest addition to Tim's electronest (or just point and laugh) the poll below will enable contributions both financial and creative -- thanks in advance to all who would help advance the causes of beepy sounds, champagne socialism and cats playing keyboards:

Poll #1902240 Tim's Synthesiser Birthday Poll

Getting a tiny synthesiser for your birthday is:

Fine if you have small hands
2(9.5%)
Bonkers, completely
2(9.5%)
Likely to lead to beepy sounds in the bedroom
10(47.6%)
Following your heart
5(23.8%)
Following your head
2(9.5%)

I would like to help with said synthesiser birthday purchase by:

Giving money by Paypal (mark synth4tim)
6(50.0%)
Giving money to Jeremy in person
1(8.3%)
Giving money at Tim's birthday party
1(8.3%)
Giving money some other way
1(8.3%)
Cheering from the sidelines with electro pompoms
3(25.0%)

In return I would like:

A thankyou card that goes beep
2(9.1%)
The recipe for Synthesiser Pie
2(9.1%)
Champagne Socialism party(s)
5(22.7%)
Video demo of said synthesiser up on youtube
2(9.1%)
Video demo of cat(s) playing synthesiser
9(40.9%)
Something else (described below)
2(9.1%)

What else?

Please tell me your address for thankyou cards!



Edited to add, muggins forgot the paypal button:
Edited AGAIN to add, you won't actually be able to put in a synth4tim ref so I shall just take it as read! Thanks kindly and apparently there is a good way to make the cats play the synthesiser (but we may struggle to persuade them to do a duet)