You want the good news first correct?
My laptop is fixed..PRAISE JESUS AND HAND IT OVER!
The bad news is this:
The dipshits at Best Buy didn't or couldn't save my data..meaning all my research for the Eddie Jagels piece is gone..poof..up in smoke.
Gotta get moving on recreating all that stuff..hell I never remember web address's. But I will start w/google and move on from there.