quote: This is certainly a win for local brick-and-mortar retailers, which have complained about unfair competition with Amazon due to the lack of sales tax collection.
quote: Oh...I DEFINITELY agree about Microcenter. I've worked it out that Microcenter typically is only 1-3% higher than what you might have paid online (depending on what it is, but overall, the net effect works out to be about 1-3% for a full system build)
quote: except that I don't have to deal with getting it shipped, making sure that it's delivered at the right time, at to the right address, and that it wasn't damaged during the shipping process, etc. etc. etc.