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Sea World push polling
By YesYNot   posted 5 months ago:
I got a call from a 'national survey company' doing a 'poll' last night. It sure seemed like it was designed to make me hate PETA and love Sea World. I don't love everything about...

How's that hope and change thing going for ya?
By YesYNot   108 comments, latest 6 months ago:
FortWayne says Bellingham Bill says People should have the ability to unionize, and choose among competing unions. They don't now, thanks to GOP anti-union policy and the Dem's failure to fight against it. It isn't...

Obama versus Bush
By YesYNot   95 comments, latest 6 months ago:
mell says Bellingham Bill says gsr says The fact that they have lost the claim to wealth from their stock and bond holdings makes all the rest of us richer Not really, since middle-class pensions...

HVAC repair - weird industry
By YesYNot   28 comments, latest 1 year ago:
corntrollio says EBGuy says Speaking of the booming Bay Area economy, my independent auto shop (who I use for "specialty repairs") announced they were raising rates from $125/hour to $140/hour. Yikes. That's high, but it's...

Cannibal anarchy and the zombie apocalypse
By YesYNot   17 comments, latest 1 year ago:
Invest2014 says APOCALYPSEFUCKisShostikovitch says CHECK IT OUT: The Zombie Bible! Thanks guy finally something I can believe in. I lived near the CDC and can remember when Carter invoked it in lets see 19hunderd...

Buying again
By YesYNot   posted 2 years ago:
My wife and I moved to the DC area 3 years ago. Two years ago, we moved from VA to MD. We didn't know if we would be there for a long time, but bought...

US senator proposes student loan refinance plan at 4%
By YesYNot   7 comments, latest 2 years ago:
errc says Educatiom should be free. Maybe if they didn't waste so much nice land and resources building up such sprawling structures and landscapes in prime areas, then having to maintain them and air condition...

Title insurance - Linear title
By YesYNot   1 comment, latest 2 years ago:
NLiuzza says Patrick, The Linear quote of $1,700 will give you the same EXACT coverage as the quote for your "local guy". We are quoting you a simultaneous policy which provides a discount for both...

Going door to door?
By YesYNot   posted 2 years ago:
Has anyone gone door to door to see if people want to sell a house? We made an offer on a house, and it would be OK if it goes through. On the other hand...

Windows 8 upgrade pricing ends Jan 31st
By YesYNot   4 comments, latest 2 years ago:
YesYNot says ^ I don't know, but the 'oem' version that home builders can use is currently cheaper than $200, but much >> $40. If you upgrade to windows 8, it gives you an option...

How long will we live & how long will we stay healthy
By YesYNot   68 comments, latest 2 years ago:
Peter P says underwaterman says I just noticed I have an ignore by my picture now. I wonder who is ignoring me? Could be good or bad depending who it is. I hope it is...

Fannie Mae HomePath Houses
By YesYNot   8 comments, latest 2 years ago:
YesYNot says bmwman91 says The Fed would like investors to roar into equities too, but I think that almost everyone can see how risky that is at the moment, I agree. The net effect of...

FHFA house price index
By YesYNot   posted 2 years ago:
I found this site to be quite useful. The FHFA has a repeat sales index that is similar to the Case Shiller method. Site home page: Methodology: Calculator: Regional index comparison:

Add a poll feature
By YesYNot   13 comments, latest 2 years ago:
YesYNot says Great. I had not noticed that.

Conversion to rental, legalities & refinance
By YesYNot   2 comments, latest 2 years ago:
YesYNot says Truthfully, I'd love to stay here for a year, so there is no problem with that. You were correct. They made me sign something stating intent. On the form where they state that...

Fannie and Freddie - pay us back!
By YesYNot   4 comments, latest 2 years ago:
maxweber21 says "Fannie Mae, which owned 114,000 foreclosed homes as of March 31" -- But realtors protest selling even 500: -- But maybe the government will underwrite the losses so the loaner can...

Diet, health, and health costs
By YesYNot   40 comments, latest 2 years ago:
APOCALYPSEFUCK is Shostakovich says The ancient Minoans lived to 300 years old on a diet of fish, fruits and veg and vigorous fucking on the beach - 3-10 times a day - followed by leisurely...

Where the debt came from
By YesYNot   30 comments, latest 2 years ago:
bob2356 says YesYNot says The US gov't has more leeway and ought to use it. The gov't did use it's leeway, that's why there is such a huge problem now. Giving money to government is...

Why hate on Obama?
By YesYNot   27 comments, latest 3 years ago:
freak80 says Romney is a robot that will tell you what you want to hear. And he's a typical Wal-Street one-percenter that makes quick profits buying and selling businesses.

Historic prices, including Case Shiller updated
By YesYNot   posted 3 years ago:
These charts and many more are available at Case Shiller inflation adjusted. Case Shiller PE. S&P PE. More volatile, with recent peak caused by plummeting earnings due to crappy economy. 10 yr treasury, which...

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