I'm still alive! But spare time is hard to come by lately... received handful of emails from fellow collectors if I'd quit collecting diecast. Thanks for your concern mate!
It's kidda funny indeed, I was allocating 80% less budget in his hobby in 2011, to my surprise, I've splash 20% if my 2010 investment in January alone... It's hard to stop once you are hooked in this hobby.
Myke, you were right, 458 Italia is a must... I've finally got one myself. LOL!