or only in geek reality? i should have known it would be a matter of time before someone was able to figure out how to bypass imovie 8's stringent computer requirements. well done my friend, well done.
additionally, faithful readers, if you or you know anyone who might know the answer to my problem, please read/send this:
http://www.macworld.com/forums/ubbthreads/showflat.php?Cat=0&Number=524898&an=0&page=0#524898 so far a few views, but no replies. i sent the exact same question to the maclife boards. same response.
someone was kind enough to respond, but only to get more information.
today is a new day. let the search continue...in the meantime i'm going to work on my furniture project to get my mind off of these computer issues.