Simon Bisson (sbisson) wrote,
Simon Bisson

Having a bad technology day...

What is it with me and card readers today?

The ATM at my bank ate my card, and then the ticket machine at the local supermarket refused to return my ticket. At least the bank manager was able to retrieve my plastic from the depths of the ATM, where it was jammed into some subtle piece of machinery, and the parking attendant reset the ticket machine so it eventually (with some assistance from marypcb) disgorged the sliver of card...

But still, what is it with me and card readers today?

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