Cliff from the strings-of-luminescent-pearls dept.
glassware asks: "Perhaps you know that LEDholidayLights last hundreds of times longer than regular lights. Perhaps you know that your local utilitycompany recommends them for drastically lowering your electricity bill. But my real problem is, where can you find them? I've found lousy battery-operated LED lights in some department stores; but even in the best stores I give up after a half hour of searching, and so far I see only one vendor making them. Surely there must be alternatives. Where do you get your LED holiday lights?"
Thus spake the master programmer:
"When a program is being tested, it is too late to make design changes."
-- Geoffrey James, "The Tao of Programming"