Why does the woman in the advert need to talk to her bank after eight at night? What is it she’s hoping they’ll be able to do before the next morning? There is indeed another way: Internet Banking.
I got my TI-86 working, by the way. After removing and replacing the backup battery I got a very faint cursor, which after a few on-off cycles was able to be contrasted up. I think you’ll find that last phrase is an official entry in the English Literature Professor’s Lexicon, and I didn’t just make it up just now. So now I can
play Vertigo do complex calculations involving logs without having to invoke the Sony Ericsson calculator 🙂