ok i've been looking for a plasma now for two weeks and i really cannot decide on which one to buy.. ? ? at the moment i'm kind of leaning towards the panasonic vierra 42"... also i know a friend who works in the tv repair shop and he swears that thompson are a good quality tv? ?... hitachi are good spec but poor reliability so i've been finding out.. any other views... all help would be good..., soory to be a pain if this is opening up a can of worms again but i'm really getting fed up of researching and if all you pep's out there have already done this it's a great time saver jibber.