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Goofyhoofy replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 11:49 AM

Re: Car Pad - temporary or permanent.

At our Chicago house I used pavers, because I didn't think the next owner would want as much "extra parking" as I did. They were manageable for me to install over several weekends, and would be easy enough for someone to remove if they [more]

Wed Feb 25

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Goofyhoofy replied to the Retirement Investing board. 3:59 PM

Re: SS & Pension as part of "cash cushion&q

but my bias is that the vast majority of people DO NOT NEED IT

Almost half the elder population would immediately be plunged into poverty if it did not exist.

Without Social Security benefits, 44.4 percent of elderly [more]

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Goofyhoofy replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 3:34 PM

Re: OT - What's new with Peanut Allergies

A few weeks ago, the media was hysterically screaming about 100 cases of measles in the US. 50 years ago, there was no such hysteria. When you were a kid, you got measles, got over it, and were immune for life.

Unless you died. Prior [more]

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Goofyhoofy replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 3:27 PM

Re: Well, that was close

Really, if you can't understand what the correct principle should be by now, your challenged in some way.

I guess I'm challenged. All you have to do is get a lien release from the GC. It's a piece of paper.

The whole [more]

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Goofyhoofy replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 11:19 AM

Re: Nobel Prize Winner on Buying a Home

I’m a homeowner but there’s a lot of stuff that goes wrong, we had our heat go out the other day,” he jokes.

So...he called the heating company and sat around in the cold until they came and fixed it. If he had been renting, he would [more]

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Goofyhoofy posted to the Political Asylum board. 10:48 AM

Bill O'Reilly has the most awesome hearing!

In his book "Killing Kennedy" Bill O'Reilly tells the story of how he was on the front porch of an informant when he heard the shotgun blast as the man committed suicide inside the house in Florida.

According to multiple reports, [more]

Tue Feb 24

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Goofyhoofy replied to the Apple board. 3:55 PM

Re: Closing today:

If day-to-day price fluctuations are not random, then shouldn't they be predictable?

Not necessarily. Waves along the shore are random, yet predictable within parameters (storm at sea, earthquake, etc.) The weather looked random to [more]

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Goofyhoofy replied to the Retirement Investing board. 11:59 AM

Re: SS & Pension as part of "cash cushion&q

Missed the story of the man walking 21 miles each day to get to work?

That's the great thing about Conservatives. They can always find one outlier story, somewhere, and they conflate that to mean "everybody should do [more]

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Goofyhoofy replied to the Deranged Monkey Criticism board. 10:18 AM

Re: Noodles NDLS $19.57 Down 29%

You wouldn't have to describe it today to my 8 year-old, except he would ask why anyone would go to a warehouse store when Amazon can deliver everything you need in two days with no-cost shipping.

I suspect that model isn't going to [more]

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Goofyhoofy posted to the Atheist Fools board. 10:11 AM

Larry King comes out

I'm Probably an Atheist; I Don't Buy It, I Think the Only Reason for Religion Is Death,' Says Broadcaster Larry King

Envy then asked King what turned him away from religion and he asserted that it's because he hasn't received any [more]

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Goofyhoofy replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 8:46 AM

Re: Well, that was close

so it's hard to believe this particular lien started off different than any other type of lien.

"Hard to believe" does not make it impossible. And while "builders ganged up on state legislatures" fits nicely [more]

Mon Feb 23

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Goofyhoofy replied to the Apple board. 7:14 PM

Re: Why do otherwise smart people say…

People keep predicting that Apple won't make TVs or cars or products x, y, and z "because the margins are too low."
But Apple seems to specialize in making huge piles of money by selling high-margin products in categories where most
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Goofyhoofy posted to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 5:37 PM

I'm switching to Jeb!

...because, you know, stoke the economy!

Mrs. Jeb Bush Will Buy ALL THE THINGS

So, uh, Jeb Bush’s wife has a problem. And it’s kind of a serious problem. You see, Columba Bush cannot stop buying ALL THE [more]

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Goofyhoofy replied to the Improve the Fool board. 3:59 PM

Re: Blocked Copy Function

I have noticed this on the iPad, but not on the Mac.

Once I enter the posting page, I cannot copy anything at all from the post above the posting window (i.e. the post to which I'm trying to reply.)

In order to copy something I must [more]

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Goofyhoofy replied to the Climate Change board. 3:50 PM

Re: Dishonesty

Of course the ultimate act of dishonesty committed on this board was in the actions of goofyhoofy who pretends to be a supporter of democracy but then revealed his true beliefs when he stated "that the people should not have a voice in [more]

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Goofyhoofy replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 3:40 PM

Re: The oil pipeline

Just to be very clear, many, many people support the building of the Keystone pipeline including Buffett, Bill Clinton etc. These people are not beholding to the Koch Brothers. These notables see many good reasons for it to be built. [more]

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Goofyhoofy replied to the Atheist Fools board. 2:54 PM

Re: another shutdown?

If the shutdown comes it will be all Obama's fault, because he is useless and weak, except when he's being a total dictator.

I'm trying to figure out which of these will refer to the TSA shutdown. It's so hard to keep it straight!

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Goofyhoofy replied to the Political Asylum board. 11:16 AM

Re: Giuliani's comments

The truth is progressives hate America and that is why they have been trying to change America for the last 100 years no matter the cost.

We have changed America.

We worked to give women the vote. We worked to bring education [more]

Sun Feb 22

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Goofyhoofy replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 3:28 PM

Re: Lacy Hunt-QE Not Going to Work

QE took one leg out from under the existing retiree income stool and, in many cases forced them into a market which exceeds their risk tolerance level.

QE saved the other two legs of the stool, and in so doing saved the overall [more]

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Goofyhoofy replied to the Atheist Fools board. 3:11 PM

Re: So a priest meets god...

Funny, yes. Likely untrue as well. Got any source better than an online version of Ugandan news?

Well, I copped it from Google News, which usually vets its sources. Maybe not this time. But a quick search shows it to be on a [more]

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