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Ten Reasons It's A Terrible Time To Buy An Expensive House (
by Patrick in #housing   324 comments, latest 7 months ago
Because house prices in expensive areas still dangerously high compared to incomes and rents. Banks say a safe mortgage is a maximum of 3 times the buyer's annual income...

You can now ban users from commenting on your posts
by Patrick in #misc   300 comments, latest 4 months ago
Just go to their user page like and click "ban" under their name. So between that and the ad hominem link, everyone should be able to moderate their own...

Patrick is off to Europe
by Patrick in #misc   115 comments, latest 3 months ago
Going to spend some of the money I saved by renting all this time and take a month long trip to Europe. First going to work on my Irish Gaelic...

37 Bogus Arguments About Housing (
by Patrick in #3   113 comments, latest 7 months ago
Houses always increase in value in the long run. FALSE. Price is what you pay and value is what you get. The value of a house is constant. It...

New version of is live! (
by Patrick in #misc   113 comments, latest 11 days ago
You should not notice all that much, maybe a few things will be slightly different, or broken! Please tell me about broken things: Even better, if you know how...

Movie recommendations?
by Patrick in #movies   92 comments, latest 20 days ago
What was a good movie you liked? Something that's not in the theaters anymore. Some movies I've enjoyed recently: Arrival Clerks II Gravity The Accountant The Girl on the Train...

Shall I start the site
by Patrick in #housing   91 comments, latest 5 months ago
It would be the place where people list their losing bid on a house, to try to catch realtor fraud. Realtors routinely block bids which don't give their own agency...

Free Bumper Stickers
by Patrick in #misc   88 comments, latest a month ago
They are 3" x 10". Even though they have a peel-off sticky back, you should still get them wet before applying so that you can slide them around a...

Patrick is looking for seed funding for housing site (
by Patrick in #misc   87 comments, latest 3 months ago had a glorious past during the great housing bubble as a voice calling into question the relentless propaganda of realtors. The site was featured on NPR, in the Wall...

Trump is the missing Labor Party
by Patrick in #misc   84 comments, latest 2 months ago
It occurred to me that ever since the Democrats abandoned their representation of working people in favor of non-stop identity politics, there has been a vacuum.Democratic leaders assumed that working...

Differing views on how people get to be rich
by Patrick in #misc   79 comments, latest 7 months ago

1 hacked!
by Patrick in #misc   74 comments, latest 11 days ago
Someone badly fucked with the site. Sorry for the delay in getting it back.

Still not a scrap of evidence on Russia. Why does anyone even listen to NPR anymore?
by Patrick in #politics   71 comments, latest a month ago
The latest spin on “Russia stole the election” is that Russia used Facebook to influence the election. The NPR women yesterday were breathless about it.We have been subjected to ten...

Protest against corporate censorship of public dialogue
by Patrick in #censorship   71 comments, latest 4 days ago
I'm quite disturbed that a few corporations can collude to silence ideas that they don't like -- even if those ideas are basically Nazi.I've taken a copy of the censored...

Allow import of prescription drugs from Canada (
by Patrick in #misc   65 comments, latest 8 months ago
And Australia, New Zealand, etc, all countries with perfectly fine health care systems. Drug companies are some of the biggest corruptors of our Congressmen, because they can make such huge...

by Patrick in #hashtag   63 comments, latest 2 months ago is a free anonymous forum.Please try to feel a bit of understanding and good will before you reply to any comment. Everyone will be happier.Flag uncivil comments with the...

How can housing prices grow faster than wages? (
by Patrick in #misc   63 comments, latest 2 months ago Excess debt is the only way. This is not good.

Cost of Medical Procedures in Other Countires
by Patrick in #misc   61 comments, latest 7 months ago
Heck, let's actually list the costs. America is so fucked by random unknowable medical costs that we are the laughing stock of the world.

Should I end "ignores" on
by Patrick in #pnet   55 comments, latest 7 months ago
The new button which allows users to mark comments as ad hominem seems to be working reasonably well. So do we still need the ignore option? #pnet
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