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Brooklyn1948 replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 6:33 AM

Re: Is Obama’s Foreign Policy Too European?

I fully understand that no one here reads The New York Times, but I found this interesting yesterday:



What an ignorant thing to say.
Having said that, when was the last time you read anything
OTHER than the New York Times?

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Brooklyn1948 replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 11:30 AM

Re: Sarah Palin says now is the time ...........

Of course not. He wants to destroy America from within. This is all part of his plan. Open borders. No American culture.....destroy it.... America is the problem according to him.



Why are we surprised. The American people voted in [more]

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Brooklyn1948 replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 6:27 AM

Re: Sarah Palin says now is the time ...........

Obama has doubled the number of border patrol agents during his presidency and illegal crossings are down about 80% since 2000. Just today, he asked Congress for $4 billion to further tighten border security.



Really? Four billion [more]

Tue Jul 8

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Brooklyn1948 replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 10:57 AM

Re: The hilarious mindset of the RELE'ers

I like to make my kids pay for their own mistakes. Even if they are expensive. Those 'learning' experiences stay with you for life.

I dunno. Anybody else have a different perspective on this?


Well, my oldest daughter is 40 [more]

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Brooklyn1948 replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 6:21 AM

Re: The Children hate me going to work

Why did he do that--guilt?

I have no idea. It might have been guilt but somehow he did not seem like the kind of guy who spent any time feeling guilty.
I think they tried to get back together a few years before she took ill but she was [more]

Mon Jul 7

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Brooklyn1948 replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 8:24 PM

Re: The Children hate me going to work

I have a stepsister that will not find out about the family finances. She's almost 61. What's she going to do if things are really bad. Why do people put there heads in the sand?



There is a saying "you don't know what you [more]

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Brooklyn1948 replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 6:37 PM

Re: The Children hate me going to work

My baby sister, age 55, is now paying the price for having stayed home while her children were young. She is divorced and doesn't have a pot to pee in. No home, no savings, divorced, and working 4 part time jobs to make ends meet. I gave her my 2005 [more]

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Brooklyn1948 replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 11:58 AM

Re: The Children hate me going to work

The practical reality is that women whose husbands make sufficient earnings so that she doesn't have to work are the elite of this country and the world. Women who stay home know this. (Whether they appreciate it or not is another thing.) Women who [more]

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Brooklyn1948 replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 6:03 AM

Re: Trying To Clear Up Distortions For arrete

Speaking of choice…my friend said yesterday that if you're eligible for Medicare but still employed, you can receive your employer's health insurance and not have to use Medicare. Is this correct?


When my husband left his job at the [more]

Sun Jul 6

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Brooklyn1948 replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 1:21 PM

Re: hey, carnivores

Beef chub is ground beef packaged in plastic tubing.
I have seen it many times in the supermarket.

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Brooklyn1948 replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 9:08 AM

Re: Hillary's not really rich

It seems someone is really scared about Hillary.

Why else would so many of you be so obsessed with her?


I will admit that only a few months ago I saw Hillary as a formidable candidate for the Dems. I no longer feel that way. [more]

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Brooklyn1948 replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 8:22 AM

Re: Obama's thug nation

There's a theater in my neighborhood that boasts the largest screen in the community. For an especially epic film, that was the theater to see it in. Then, over time, the theater attracted vibrants until it became patronized solely by vibrants and [more]

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Brooklyn1948 replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 8:18 AM

Re: I hate this time of year

You'd think that because I live the boonies that the night of July 5th would be quiet, but you'd be wrong. I've concluded that the rural setting makes people MORE willing to light off ordnance-sized fireworks than in the city. I'm old. I wanna go to [more]

Fri Jul 4

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Brooklyn1948 replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 2:09 PM

Re: I know it's only a number

but it's a big number. The big 6 0 ... and today, I'm officially O L D.

old dog


Oh no you're not!
I will be 66 in a few months and I find that totally shocking. I have more energy than most people who are 20 years [more]

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Brooklyn1948 replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 7:21 AM

Re: Obama's thug nation

So yes, you are right, I am somewhat racist - but I assure I do not hate anyone. There are things within some cultures which cause me to shiver and cringe.



Radical Islamists come to mind!
Sharia law!

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Brooklyn1948 replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 7:18 AM

Re: I bought a Mac

I just got my new computer yesterday and I am trying to enable it to print.
My other computer was not worth fixing as I have been unable to play some games because the computer crashed right in the middle of them.
Since retiring we spend a [more]

Thu Jul 3

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Brooklyn1948 replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 7:39 AM

Re: Transparency

A government-contracted security force threatened to arrest doctors and nurses if they divulged any information about the contagion threat at a refugee camp housing illegal alien children at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas, sources [more]

Wed Jul 2

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Brooklyn1948 replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 8:36 PM

Re: RIP my printer

Gonna be some serious belt tightening in the wolverine household this month. I need a hug.


I hear you! I await the arrival of my new laptop. The one I have now has gone crazy and it's not worth fixing because it's practically obsolete. [more]

Tue Jul 1

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Brooklyn1948 replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 1:39 PM

Re: Public Employee Unions Smacked Down

I don't have the heart to ask him what he thinks of Baracky today.



Our liberal children have gotten very very quiet since O was elected and sought to destroy our American way of life.
I don't ask my liberal daughter what she [more]

Mon Jun 30

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Brooklyn1948 replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 4:08 PM

Re: Detroit's culture of entitlement

Tragically bad government can do terrible things to people.


Not to mention that this bad government is being led by the
WORST president ever!

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