Ok lets get started. Here's what i decided on for the build!
Quad Core Athon II x4 3.0 Ghz.
4 Gigs Ocz DDR3 1600
Foxconn Cinema II Deluxe Motherboard w/remote
Radeon HD4250 onboard Graphics HDMI.
Ocz 700 watt Modular Power Supply
10,000 rpm 150 gig Velociraptor as main Hdd
2 TB Samsung Spinpoint F3 7200 Hdd for storage.
LG Blu Ray Burner !
Apieva HTPC Case.
Windows 7 Ultimate.
A bit Overkill for an Htpc ! but thats the way i like it!