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Bitcoin and Crypto-currency
on 5 Nov 2017
, latest 3 days ago #investingHi guys, I'd like to start a conversation on crypto-currency, particularly Bitcoin.What do you all think about it from an investment point of view today? I have some buddies in...
San Jose Experts, Please Come On In
on 24 Feb 2018
, latest 5 days ago Hi guys,I'm currently living in the Belmont mid-Peninsula area and considering moving closer to San Jose for work. To be honest, I don't know much about San Jose other than...
Trump says she has low IQ, she pulls racism card
on 11 Mar 2018
, latest 6 days ago https://www.cnn.com/2018/03/10 How can the conclusion of racism possibly be reached here?
Triggers for a Housing Correction
on 4 Mar 2018
, latest 11 days ago Hi guys,Given that there is no subprime lending crisis like there was over a decade ago, any housing correction would come elsewhere. What are the possible triggers: Interest rate hikes...
What is the definition of an assault rifle?
on 3 Mar 2018
, latest 13 days ago Media uses the term at every corner, but I have yet to see a clear definition.Does it mean a scary black semi-auto rifle? Or is there more to it?
“Shut Up and Dribble” is Racist?
on 17 Feb 2018
, latest a month ago http://www.washingtonexaminer. A popular position by sports fans is that athletes focus on sports and avoid dragging politics into the game. When a Fox host echoed that brief, players like Kevin...
Bay Area Train Ettiquette
on 1 Feb 2018
, latest a month ago Some of you guys might remember that I traveled to several countries in Europe this summer with my wife and 18mo old daughter.I remember vividly that no matter where we...
Walmart is racist!
on 27 Jan 2018
, latest a month ago Here is another article helping to confirm that Trump has another 7yrs in office:http://www.businessinsi
School Loan - To Payoff Or Not To Payoff
on 29 Dec 2017
, latest 2 months ago #miscHi guys,I've been asked to advise on the following situation:Husband and wife are both in their early to mid 30s. Wife finished up a medical program in 2013 that left...
NFL Rooney Rule
on 11 Jan 2018
, latest 2 months ago The Rooney Rule is a National Football League policy that requires league teams to Interview minority candidates for head coaching and senior football operation jobs. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ #travesty
Underground Tech Sex Parties?
on 2 Jan 2018
, latest 2 months ago #tech“Oh My God, This Is So F---ed Up”: Inside Silicon Valley’s Secretive, Orgiastic Dark Side - Vanity Fairhttps://www.google.com/amp
2017 Investment Performance:
on 31 Dec 2017
, latest 3 months ago #investmentSP500 +18% Dow +24%Nasdaq +28%Case-Schiller National Index +5%Case-Schiller SF Bay Index: +7%Crypto went bananas beyond my wildest imagination. What an insane year for investment#MAGA ?
Investment Experts, Come on In - Marijuana Legal in CA
on 14 Nov 2016
, latest 3 months ago Patnet investors, With CA and other states continuing the trend of legalizing marijuana, I'd like to start a discussion about where investors should be putting their money if this trend...
Sales Tax on Used Cars
on 13 Dec 2017
, latest 3 months ago #miscThe recent sale of a Corvette I owned got me thinking about the repeated sales tax for used automobiles that change ownership title. The Carfax report showed the car as...
Calling all Electrical / Semiconductor Industry Engineers
on 17 Nov 2017
, latest 4 months ago #SciTechHi guys, I have a colleague new to the semiconductor industry and I'd like to recommend a top notch book covering the introduction to the semiconductor industry and basics of...
Tesla Roadster: Fastest Production Car of All Time
on 17 Nov 2017
, latest 4 months ago #miscElon changing the game... announces a 2020 roadster that will have unimaginable acceleration0-60: 1.9sec1/4 mile: high 8sCharging Range at Cruise: 600 miles $200kA while back I posted about the Dodge...
You have $100,000 cash to invest today. What do you do?
on 16 Oct 2017
, latest 4 months ago Hello Patnet,Say you have $100K-150K cash to invest today. Let's say the investment period is 5+yrs.Real estate and the stock market equities are bloated at historical highs. Where would you...