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FCorelli replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 1 hour ago

Re: NBC decides not to hire racists

A recent NYT interview with major stand up comics revealed that most felt that their speech was greatly restricted by PC, and they looked back to the 1950s and 1960s with nostalgia as a time when people were free to speak their [more]

Fri Jun 26

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FCorelli replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 9:08 PM

Re: Is no protection under the law equal protection.

http://www.vox.com/2015/6/26/8852739/gay-marriage-supreme-co......
Some Alabama counties have found a bizarre trick to avoid the Supreme Court's same-sex marriage
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Thu Jun 25

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FCorelli replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 4:04 PM

Re: Blood Pressure & Old Age-Answer in 2017

I've had that book since 2009. It's a good one

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FCorelli replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 12:58 PM

Re: Blood Pressure & Old Age-Answer in 2017

Thanks for that. Sometimes I think I'm the only one

I've started asking any doctor I see "So, what is my risk", whenever he wants to treat "risk" of some thing. No answer. They just like repeating the focus grouped word [more]

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FCorelli replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 10:55 AM

Re: Blood Pressure & Old Age-Answer in 2017

Our new doc gave us our percentage likelihood of heart attack (and stroke?) based on BP, cholesterol, BMI, and some other stuff (blood sugar?).


Well, it seems we might be making progress. My first thought was "So, how many [more]

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FCorelli replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 10:39 AM

Re: Bobby Jindal's Fading Star

Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal is a talented executive who, in his attempt to please conservative ideologues, adopted reckless fiscal policies that have run his state into the ground. He is also the latest Republican to enter the presidential [more]

Wed Jun 24

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FCorelli replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 3:20 PM

Re: Blood Pressure & Old Age-Answer in 2017

Cliff is older than God - and I'm just slightly younger than Cliff - and my last blood pressure taken at the doctor's office just 3 months ago was 118/68.

Maybe my blood doesn't know I'm old. :)

AM



I am the same [more]

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FCorelli replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 1:45 PM

Re: Blood Pressure & Old Age-Answer in 2017

Blood pressure and cholesterol levels are now treated very differently. Cholesterol guidelines take into account a patient’s overall risk of a heart attack

I don't know where he's coming from but I have never had a doctor who gave [more]

Sun Jun 21

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FCorelli replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 2:46 PM

Re: not the band music you imagine

(not sure I ever noticed before, but the accompaniment sounds rather Wagnerian)</>.

Though a seemingly disagreeable putz by most accounts "Rick" Wagner influenced nearly every contemporary and later composer well into the
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Thu Jun 18

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FCorelli replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 6:05 PM

Re: Surprising Lessons Millennials Took From 9/1

And the only reason we have any of these programs is because of marketplace failure and maldistributions of wealth. An economy, privately owned and operated by a few individuals has neither the intention nor the ability to solve these [more]

Tue Jun 16

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FCorelli replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 2:50 PM

Re: Pink slips

First grade? Way too late by then! They've already been born into the wrong family/circumstances by that point. You have to be born into a wealthy family. If you're not, it's your own damned fault.


I think you're overshooting a [more]

Fri Jun 12

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FCorelli replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 2:49 PM

Re: geezer vision

I saw this headline this morning:

Randy Howard Killed in Gunfight With Bounty Hunter

Apparently Randy Howard is/was some kind of country western singer I had never heard of. So, my brain, always seeking truth, justice, and [more]

Tue Jun 9

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FCorelli replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 12:45 PM

Re: I've been saying this for quite sometime

Melissa Harris-Perry had a guest Sunday that wrote a book with the same conclusion.

In case I am unable to find an archive of her Sunday show, do you remember the guy's name, or some identifying characteristic that I might use to [more]

Mon Jun 8

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FCorelli replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 9:01 PM

Re: Putting McKinney in perspective

Ahhh, yes... For the minors, the poor, poor children.

Well, if you're only going to be emotional, I guess you're right that that's all that you need to know.

LOL
Ralph


I'm not being emotional. Apparently you are. [more]

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FCorelli replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 8:22 PM

Re: Putting McKinney in perspective

It is currently popular to bash the police, and here we have a 'for the children' story to top it off.

Both the police and the 'victims' try to spin the story.

Be careful out there
It's complex.
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FCorelli replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 7:22 PM

Re: Putting McKinney in perspective

It is currently popular to bash the police, and here we have a 'for the children' story to top it off.

I think it's the opposite. Too much "HEE-ro" worship out there. These people cash every friggin' paycheck so they should [more]

Sun Jun 7

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FCorelli replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 10:46 AM

Re: The 'Transabled' Community

There are just some things in life I have a difficult time relating to. This is one of them. I also find "cutters" (people who intentionally cut themselves) difficult to understand.



They are Crazy. That's why they [more]

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FCorelli replied to the Retirement Investing board. 10:44 AM

Re: Retirement Planning for Dementia

If you are that old and/or that "far gone" you are not likely to live all that much longer anyway.
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Not much longer can be quite a while. For the last decade we have one family in a locked-down-ward and another under
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Sat Jun 6

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FCorelli replied to the Retirement Investing board. 2:52 PM

Re: Retirement Planning for Dementia

If you are that old and/or that "far gone" you are not likely to live all that much longer anyway. If juggling investments is going to be a problem you could probably just put all your bread into a money market fund or bond fun and just [more]

Mon Jun 1

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FCorelli replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 2:52 PM

Re: Medicare Supplement Insurance - Worth it?

You selected a Medicare HMO plan with a very restricted list of doctors and hospitals you can use. Fee-for-service Medicare lets you go to virtually any hospital in the country.

Less choice, lower cost.

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