|"..rather stupid and not very well-read." |
iwog says SoftShell says The cannon in question, when positioned pointed at the target city, but not in the act of being fired, is referred to as a "siege cannon" The cannon in question, when...
|Desalinization is the answer |
Heraclitusstudent says iwog says The less you know, the more certain you are that you know. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/D "The ignorant ignores his happiness, since he doesn't even know that he ignores all."
|So why should 'Mericans not be satisfied? |
Home prices have recovered from the crash, and more folks have equity. They've paid down their mortgages since the crash, and have less time remaining on them. Their 401k's and other investments are doing well,...
|Remains found in California confirmed as those of Swedish student missing since |
|Whooo Doggie! Those Insurance stocks are on a tare! |
CaptainShuddup says You mean "Best there is"?
|The Bad Intelligence |
HydroCabron says They left out the part where the CIA found no evidence of Saddam supporting al Qaeda, and found little likelihood of WMDs, so Cheney built a separate one-time intelligence bureaucracy to "discover" those...
|NEW NODS |
CaptainShuddup says I bought my house armed with Craigslist(to see what was on the bottom rung of the market and how investors and flippers were working the black market), Trulia, and Zillow. Back in 2010...
|Bloomberg Interview: New Home Sales , Housing Inflation & The Chinese Buyer |
Logan Mohtashami says Demand for higher price homes in this cycle for new homes has been good, builders know their buyers, they will build to sell for $$$
|Who owns this road in Walnut Creek? |
komputodo says turn it into a $5 toll road
|Investment data: Orders by Fidelity Customers |
justme says Heraclitusstudent, Those questions would be easier to answer if we knew the exact metric that Fidelity is using. Any insight? I am still also looking for similar data from other sources. You can...
|Stem cell injections have cured Parkinson's say New Scientist |
http://www.newscientist.com/ar What these trials overlooked is that it takes several years for fetal cells to "bed in" and connect properly to the recipient's brain. Many Swedish and North American recipients improved dramatically, around three years...
|Top "Progressive" Think Tank loves TPP, Hillary |
HydroCabron says Cancer never looked so good.
|Disrupt or be disrupted |
thunderlips11 says Let's disrupt the preferential and regressive tax schemes offered to Hedge Funds and VCs.
|McDonald's tells you how it's gonna be |
CaptainShuddup says McDonald's will be a RE holding firm in another 5 years. They probably own more rental units than sesame buns.
|2006 called and wants its NAR propaganda back. |
FortWayne says When you see "Ask Susan" commercials come back, run for the hills.
|Kurzweil's Law Of Accelerating Returns explained |
http://www.businessinsider.com In response to the emperors offer of a reward for his new beloved game, the inventor asked for a single grain of rice on the first square, two on the second square, four on...
|Biomedical research in U.S. no longer sustainable |
Entitlemented says I work in Optical Electronics. We have had budget cuts of 20-30% a year along with NIH, and other groups. We can cut funding and R&D double digits for multiple years, and job...
|Is California's economy starting to lag? |
socal2 says Vicente says A few years ago everyone was asking me about imminent bankruptcy of the entire state. A blip, meh. Have the California municipal pension funds suddenly become solvent? The can was just...
|EPA issues new clean water rule |
CaptainShuddup says including those that feed into the Pacific Ocean, How can California have a water shortage while they continue watch trillions of gallons of water a minute pour into the Pacific Ocean. You poor...
|Soros forecasts war with China, unless |