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Civil War Outcomes
on 11 Dec 2019
, latest a month ago There was a Civil War thread already, but I wanted to expand the thinking: as long as we're having a civil war, let's do it right! First, California would have...
Bloomberg making a presidential run?
on 7 Nov 2019
, latest 2 months ago He's the only one with enough money to make a run, that's for sure.CBS News:
The only Podcast I'm listening to regularly.
on 24 Nov 2019
, latest 2 months ago https://www.scottadamssays.com Scott Adams is the author of Dilbert and several other books. He also does this Podcast in Periscope, an app.
So Justice Ginsberg just got home from the hospital? Why no media reports of her going in?
on 24 Nov 2019
Posted 2 months ago https://www.cnbc.com/2019/11/2 Funny how we only hear of this AFTER she returns home. Crikey, this woman gets a sniffle and the Surgeon General, Mayo Clinic and John Hopkins staff all respond.
Rolled my IRA to Personal Capital - thoughts?
on 20 Nov 2019
, latest 2 months ago I got separated from my company and took the lump sum. Rolled it over to Personal Capital. I'm paying 0.79% fees. Here is my allocation:Cash 1.88% Int'l bonds 6.3%, US...
Here's another new show I won't be watching...
on 4 Oct 2019
, latest 4 months ago https://www.hollywoodreporter. (Threw up a little in my mouth first time I read this.)
Finnish Sword Attack Kills 1, injures 10
on 1 Oct 2019
, latest 4 months ago https://nypost.com/2019/10/01/ Taking Bets on the Religious persuasion of the perp.
I have been Terminated! Should I take a lump sum pension and invest it?
on 3 Sep 2019
, latest 5 months ago Yep, company decided to shutter the division I was working for. So I'll be a "free agent" Sep 15. I'm 62 this month, so I could just retire. I'm seriously...
Let's shut Down China
on 25 Aug 2019
, latest 5 months ago This country has enough coal to power the USA for 3000 years at current rates. And we can burn it cleanly. But, no, let's engage in wildly more expensive and...
Is it time for me to move my 401k to safety stocks?
on 13 Jun 2019
, latest 7 months ago PMI is averaging down last 6 mos: https://ycharts.com/indicators Morgan Stanley doom and gloom: https://www.cnbc.com/2019/06/1 I can wait it out for a few months and buy back in later?
What a surprise: Men afraid to mentor women
on 17 May 2019
, latest 8 months ago It's from the NYPost, but whatev: https://nypost.com/2019/05/17/
Oakland TV Crew Mugged and Shot
on 25 Feb 2019
, latest a year ago https://splinternews.com/tv-cr What's most interesting about this is that the crew had a security guard attached to them for this event. How many other cities need protection for news crews just...
Today's males aren't sure how to be male
on 10 Jan 2019
, latest a year ago Young men now have a site where they can buy stuff to identify as a man: https://www.bespokepost.com/ <<--this is a real thing. They may want to be men, but that's...
Retirement Lump sum question
on 8 Jan 2019
, latest a year ago Ok. All you smart PatNet financial wizards: My company locked my pension in 2016. I'm still working for the company, but no more increase for my pension. I can take...
Washington Post: Rachel Mitchells Summary: She questioned Kavanaugh's First Accuser
on 30 Sep 2018
, latest a year ago It's all here, read for yourself: http://apps.washingtonpost.com It's great to be able to read the real data sometimes, untainted by the media.
Time's almost out for Hilairy
on 19 Dec 2016
, latest 3 years ago #politics 4:18 p.m. â€“ Donald Trump, 256 | Hillary Clinton, 139 | Other, 4 The eleven members of the Electoral College from Massachusetts have chosen Clinton for president and brought...
Need help with the math
on 16 May 2012
, latest 8 years ago My son tells me to buy into stocks using the following scheme: if the market drops 5%, put 5% of your portfolio into the market. Likewise, I guess when the...