I idled in the chat box for a while, the paypal emails said it was all good to go, but like i just posted below, I used another vendor and it's all good. $2 more than I wanted to spend but I can't complain. I'm doing my best to bring the amount linux folk spent on the bundle to the windows level.
It can be very difficult to be able to parse out what is sarcasm through written text, especially when so many people are unfamiliar with one another. I read that the tilde is used to denote snark in a slashdot users sig and have just rolled with it sense.