|Black Friday Debate: What are the US' problems and how would you solve them? |
By turtledove 207 comments, latest 2 days ago:
sbh says Reality says Here is a picture of the PEX pipes piled at one of my work sites: And he worked so hard at this evidence. I think he doth protest too much.
|Oh, No: Now We Need Obamacare for Education |
By turtledove 6 comments, latest 1 week ago:
CaptainShuddup says "I propose we mandate private schools, if you like your school, nothing will change. And for those millions of Americans that can't afford a private school for their kids, they will get federals...
|Blackstone Begins Rental Housing Empire in Spain |
By turtledove 14 comments, latest 1 week ago:
APOCALYPSEFUCK is Comptroller says curious2 says From the article: “Job insecurity, salaries that are frozen or falling, and bad experiences with mortgages and foreclosures are all going to translate into a barbaric rise in the...
|Why Banking Systems Succeed -- And Fail |
By turtledove 2 comments, latest 1 week ago:
Heraclitusstudent says turtledove says Yet conventional wisdom holds that politics is not at fault when it comes to banking crises and that such crises instead result from unforeseen and extraordinary circumstances. What a bizarre perspective....
|WSJ Opinion: ObamaCare's Plans Are Worse |
By turtledove 48 comments, latest 1 week ago:
edvard2 says The fact of the matter that still stands in the background of all of this is that prior to the ACA act, over 60% of all bankruptcies in the US were due to...
|McDonalds suggested budget for employees shows just how impossible it is to... |
By turtledove 53 comments, latest 4 months ago:
Dan8267 says ... which basically means that McDonald's is Slurm...
|Email from a RE agent... :0) |
By turtledove 9 comments, latest 4 months ago:
SoftShell says Oh...Sorry! I have a'soft shell' today. turtledove says (I did the bike with my pregnant wife, 4,6, and 8 year old in circa 15 minutes, by myself in circa 5-10 minutes)
|Pretty big budget cut thanks to Patnet... Other ideas? |
By turtledove 44 comments, latest 5 months ago:
Quigley says The biggest money saver I've discovered is a family budget that we stick to. Put the savings money in savings first, so you're not tempted to splurge. If you don't make a plan...
|Stocks soar to new records on hopes for continued stimulus |
By turtledove posted 5 months ago:
Investors are calmed after Fed chief Ben Bernanke says stimulus programs will continue for the foreseeable future. The stock market streaked to new highs Thursday as investors remained hopeful that the Federal Reserve's easy money...
|Risk of 1937 relapse as Fed gives up fight against deflation |
By turtledove 490 comments, latest 5 months ago:
Homeboy says iwog says Wow....you mean you found someone on the internets just as stupid as you??? Nice work. The fact remains that it was a liquidation and most of the money went to depositors....
|France's triumphant 'Joan of Arc' vows to bring back franc and destroy euro |
By turtledove 11 comments, latest 5 months ago:
Heraclitusstudent says lostand confused says It has been what -a half a century from when Germany occupied France and bombed Britain?? And not much longer since Italian city states were fighting each other. Under exogenous...
|Personal question...Anyone have experience with tendon repair? |
By turtledove 6 comments, latest 6 months ago:
JodyChunder says CaptainShuddup says Even picking up a small cup of coffee felt like someone was smashing a hammer on the side of my elbow. The easy cure for this is to not pick up...
|Questions for the experienced landlords out there |
By turtledove 6 comments, latest 11 months ago:
swebb says My father has a dozen or so rental units and puts a pretty tight filter on his applicants. I think he has had 1 or 2 that were doing some sort of grow...
|White House declines funding for Death Star |
By turtledove 3 comments, latest 11 months ago:
turtledove says $850 quadrillion dollars. We don't want to blow up planets. A waste because it can be destroyed by a single star ship. (still laughing) How old do you have to be to submit...
|What we can learn from the Great California Exodus (Sept. 2012) |
By turtledove 148 comments, latest 1 year ago:
raindoctor says Kevin says We're not running the whole show, we're just very good at what we do, and we get paid accordingly, because our employers are making billions of dollars from the work that...
|Greece and Spains Banking Systems Flash Danger |
By turtledove posted 1 year ago:
http://gainspainscapital.com/2 Greece and Spain’s Banking Systems Flash “Danger” January 3, 2013 While the US continues to digest the details of the US Fiscal Cliff Deal (the only important item is that it does nothing to...
|Gold Rushes and Bubbles |
By turtledove 45 comments, latest 3 years ago:
pkowen says turtledove says thank you for all your interesting thoughts on all this. I look forward to reading them more carefully tomorrow morning and writing worthy replies. (yes, it’s bed time on this side...