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Fri Mar 20

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HaltCatchFire replied to the TEOTWAWKI board. 10:57 PM

Re: Water: at happens if?....

They are opening a new desalination plant near Legoland in Carlsbad, and will soon start on one in Huntington Beach.

They may well be able to desalinate enough water to serve California's human population. I doubt they'd be able to [more]

Thu Mar 19

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HaltCatchFire replied to the Millionaire Fools board. 8:13 PM

Re: Where You Go Is Not Who You'll Be

One thing DH and I have struggled with this year is whether to send our son to a top-5 engineering school (which he was accepted to, out of state) or a top-120 engineering school (in-state, cheaper). Is it worth an extra $20K a year to send him to [more]

Tue Feb 10

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HaltCatchFire posted to the TEOTWAWKI board. 10:51 AM

follow-up on CMEs

Watch today's SpaceX launch. The satellite they are launching will monitor the sun for CMEs. I'm pleased by the (rare) proactive action by America's leaders on this one.

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Sun Feb 8

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HaltCatchFire replied to the Apple board. 10:35 PM

Re: Adequate

Seriously, this is the competition.

It's not Apple's competition.

Remember that Google Play has quietly become a billion-dollar business for Google, must the same as iTunes has become a big revenue stream for Apple. I suspect [more]

Thu Feb 5

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HaltCatchFire replied to the Ask The Headhunter board. 11:09 PM

Re: Negotiations

Possibly a personal question, but why are you not working full time? This whole situation seems to stem from that.

I agree with Fuskie's advice. Don't demand. Offer solutions.

Regards,

- HCF

Fri Jan 30

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HaltCatchFire posted to the TEOTWAWKI board. 1:54 PM

mainstream article on hiding cash

I saw this article today and wanted to share.

Under a mattress, in the freezer: Why so many are hiding cash

Where to stash your cash? Some Americans are sleeping on it—literally.

While banks are still the go-to
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Sun Jan 18

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HaltCatchFire replied to the TEOTWAWKI board. 6:06 PM

Re: Tooth paste shelf life

How long will toothpaste last?

Define "last". Toothpaste is safe to use as long as it's paste. After the expiration date the flouride may lose effectiveness, the ingredients may separate, and eventually it will dry out. It [more]

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HaltCatchFire replied to the TEOTWAWKI board. 10:15 AM

Re: Coronal Mass Ejections

CME's scare me but I can't figure out widespread on the Earth's surface they would be and if they would get the whole earth or just the side facing the CME at the time.

There have been a number of CMEs in recent years. Most went [more]

Sat Jan 3

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HaltCatchFire replied to the TEOTWAWKI board. 5:33 PM

Re: Mouse Trap.

Use a bigger pot and this could be a squirrel trap. Nice!

- HCF

Sun Jun 14

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HaltCatchFire wrote 3:00 PM

I don't much care for the new profile page layout.

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