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Wed Feb 10

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Draggon replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 7:03 AM

Re: Scott Burns: Working isn't Worth it

SeattlePioneer says:

On another few months I will have been retired nine years --- retiring at age 57..... my net worth has INCREASED by $500,000

I.E. Thanks Obama!!!

:D

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Tue Feb 9

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Draggon posted to the Computer & Video Gamers board. 5:56 PM

w00t!

Just got an email that I got into Blizzard's Overwatch Closed Beta! I may have to quit my job and go live in my mom's basement... :)

http://us.battle.net/overwatch/en/

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Draggon replied to the Television Banter board. 6:41 AM

Re: Superbowl's Greatest Halftime Shows

thinks Coldplay sucks

I'm a 50-year-old who's not really into current music, but I think they have a couple of decent songs. No idea how that qualifies them for a Superbowl Halftime show though.

That hunched-over monkey-walk [more]

Sun Feb 7

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Draggon replied to the Great Movies board. 9:08 AM

Re: Groundhog Day

Groundhog Day is one of the handful of movies I can watch over and over with great enjoyment. I find it to be so much fun. It is packed full of really clever scenes showing Phil's ongoing development.

Funny aside - my wife turned it on about [more]

Fri Feb 5

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Draggon replied to the Retirement Investing board. 8:33 AM

Re: Retirement question

If there is $135k in your husband's retirement account, that alone is worth $450/month in today's dollars using the 4% safe withdrawal rate method. That's only $150 a month less than you're buying with that whopping $65,000. Additionally, that 4% [more]

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Draggon replied to the Atheist Fools board. 8:13 AM

Re: Rational Question - I Think!

why does this seem like just another political message board?

If you dig a little deeper, I think you'll find a vast array of topics covered on this board. The denizens here are typically friendly, intelligent, a mix of believers to [more]

Wed Feb 3

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Draggon replied to the Computer & Video Gamers board. 7:26 AM

Re: stupid Internet survey about gamer styles

My top-ranked categories were social (65%) and immersion (49%). They called me "Calm, Spontaneous, Relaxed, Gregarious, Immersed, and Practical"

Relatively interesting...

My top-ranked traits were Immersion (75%) [more]

Sat Jan 30

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Draggon replied to the Atheist Fools board. 8:04 AM

Re: Poll: Close Friends with Creationist

Does family count as friends? :)

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Thu Jan 28

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Draggon replied to the Retirement Investing board. 6:00 PM

Re: NBC: Millionaires getting big O'care Subsidi

Picked up new car last week. Replaced car with 177,314 miles.

Nicely done, t! :)

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Draggon replied to the Television Banter board. 3:50 PM

Re: Q: Superheroes; The New Greek Pantheon of Go

In this genre, we used to have scenes like this after all.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UpZLqF-OF-M

Does it really get any better than that?


LoL... What is [more]

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Draggon replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 6:29 AM

Re: Millionaires getting Obamacare subsidies

I'm currently paying $143/month for a gold-plated Obamacare plan with a $750 deductible and $1,500 maximum annual out of pocket cost.

But how long is this going to last now that the "news" is going [more]

Sat Jan 16

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Draggon replied to the Atheist Fools board. 3:42 PM

Re: What Now, Albaby?

No. He stated that months ago. He seems to have integrity, so I have no reason to believe he will reverse that stance.

Ah, thanks 1pg, I feel better already.

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Fri Jan 15

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Draggon replied to the Great Movies board. 4:14 PM

Re: RIP Alan Rickman

That was.... odd.

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Draggon replied to the Atheist Fools board. 3:59 PM

Re: What Now, Albaby?

but a lot of Dem voters will have a gutcheck moment in the voting booth pondering: Can the GOP parlay "He's a socialist" into a win?

That could mean an immediate attempt to repeal ACA, and potentially 3 Supreme court seats going
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Thu Jan 14

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Draggon replied to the Retirement Investing board. 7:14 AM

Re: Anger, Fear, Frustration

Remember that the threshold for posting here at TMF is pretty low - internet access and a pulse.

Along with providing some good advice, you're also won Quote of the Year! :)

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Wed Jan 13

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Draggon posted to the Atheist Fools board. 2:31 PM

Isaac Asimov Quote

Ran across this quote while perusing the Web today... thought it timely (and by its essence likely always will be). I see it in action all the time:

“There is a cult of ignorance in the United States, and there has always been. The strain of [more]

Sun Jan 10

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Draggon replied to the Great Movies board. 5:05 PM

Re: OT: Star Wars Ep I

so when I feel like having a Star Wars marathon, I do endure through Episodes I & II because they provide a good part of the background

And I thought I was the last to the "this is the proper order to watch the Star Wars [more]

Sat Jan 9

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Draggon replied to the Television Banter board. 12:52 PM

Re: AHS:H 010616

Mostly agree. I really disliked the first couple of episodes, but the season, in general, started getting more interesting for me, EXCEPT for John, the cop. I still dislike most scenes with this guy in them. The ghost-prostitute Sally is second on my [more]

Sun Jan 3

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Draggon posted to the Television Banter board. 11:22 AM

Fargo Parting Thoughts

Just caught up on the last three episodes of Fargo. I thoroughly enjoyed the season with the already-recognized great acting and storylines. However, wtf was up with the UFO stuff?!? I thought they'd try to explain at some point, but that scene at [more]

Tue Dec 29

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Draggon replied to the Science Fiction & Fantasy Books board. 12:39 PM

Re: Alex Verus - innovative fantasy series

Thanks for the rec - I was looking for something interesting to put on my new Kindlewhite... I did a little looking and it appears that there are 6 books with a 7th due next April...

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