I visited the Skype download page and selected the Ubuntu Multiarch distribution package. It gave me a
I opened the package and it brought me to the software center, and I thought "all right, well I'll just go eat something while this is installing."
It asks me for my administrator password, and then proceeds with the installation. Three seconds afterwards, the installation just stops with no error message or anything. I can continually press, "Install," to no avail.
It downloads for five seconds or so then quits without apparent reason.