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Howie52 replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 8:01 PM

Re: Russia-gate Fanatics Crazy, Or Just Cynical?

Do not eliminate the potential for them to be extremely stupid.

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However, if they insist there could be validation of voter rolls before
the next election.

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Howie52 replied to the Conservative Fools board. 7:55 PM

Re: Clinton Emails Were Sent to Another Country

The problem is not where they were sent to - the problem is where
they were sent from - Ms. Clinton.

Someone really should have told her about Michigan and Wisconsin -
she was and is too dim to find out how to get to those states [more]

Sat Jul 14

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Howie52 replied to the Conservative Fools board. 6:13 PM

Re: Russia Indictment Why didn’t Obama Do Some

Perhaps President Obama should have suggested his Cabinet all use
secure severs?

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Thu Jul 12

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Howie52 replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 2:33 PM

Re: Actions Have Consequences

"The article blathers on about corrupt police, etc., etc., etc but leaves out that the then mayor and public prosecutor threw the entire department under the bus. Sure, there are bad people in EVERY profession. But make the police feel like you [more]

Wed Jul 11

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Howie52 replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 3:15 PM

Re: Never get bored cutting grass

"0-60 in 3 seconds!


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Mulching or bagging?

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And the other major question - how tall and how thick does the grass
and shrubbery need to get [more]

Tue Jul 10

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Howie52 replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 8:46 PM

Re: should I buy this painting?

"I guess I can view my show horse as a work of art.

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Perhaps just a pet - unless you happen to live in the land of the Houyhnhnm's

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Relativity [more]

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Howie52 replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 4:21 PM

Re: The witch ain't dead yet......

"The wicked witch ain't dead yet, though.....can we stand any more of HIllary's whining? The next book is 'How I lost the 2020 election' through voter fraud, anti-woman bias, and a roaring Trump economy......

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Howie52 replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 4:16 PM

Re: should I buy this painting?

" One of these days I'll buy a large screen TV....now have a 31 inch regular one I watch, waiting for it to die so I have a reason to go buy a 55 inch type.

Hmm. To keep on topic, why not spend less than the $7K on a huge TV and [more]

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Howie52 replied to the Retirement Investing board. 4:05 PM

Re: This Gal Retired at Age 28

"I agree on Warren Buffet. But how many people are there out there that would stay employed if they won Powerball? I worked for four different Fortune 500 companies during my career and I can't see more than 2 people out of 100 showing up [more]

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Howie52 replied to the Retirement Investing board. 4:01 PM

Re: Ten Downsides of Early Retirement

If you go in assuming that you deserve a service regardless of cost, the demand will
rise to the point where no one can supply the service.

If you state that there will be a "single payer" - that payer will be the one who [more]

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Howie52 replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 12:08 PM

Re: 500% Tax Hike to Save DC Metro

BYOS - Bring Your Own Straw

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Howie52 replied to the Great Movies board. 12:04 PM

Re: RIP - Tab Hunter .. '50's cream-boy ..

He did good work in "They Came to Cordura" and of course "Damn Yankees".
songs not not as memorable as Ray Walston's - but good work.

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Howie52 replied to the Conservative Fools board. 11:51 AM

Re: Why Poland is Safe

Poland historically has not existed ever so often. They have a
location which is basically easily attacked from as sides. They
have experience and direct knowledge that they will get no help from
the rest of Europe.

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Howie52 posted to the Baby Boomers board. 11:48 AM

Grass Growing Still ...

... some of which is planned based on planting grass seed on the spots where
the dumpster sat. But I often wonder if I would be better off just putting the
bird feeder in that location. More grass - for grass read greenish weeds - [more]

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Howie52 replied to the Retirement Investing board. 11:44 AM

Re: Record Number of 85yr-olds Still Working

"Old people panic. Dad retired at 85 which happened to be on the even of the 2008-9 stock downturn. As his 60 years' worth investments cratered (from about $2M to 1.6M) he started talking about looking for work bagging groceries (after [more]

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Howie52 replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 9:00 AM

Re: should I buy this painting?

" I think the title "Grand Harvest" shows a sense of humor. I would've just titled it "Some Apples.""
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My father planted a peach tree way back in the [more]

Mon Jul 9

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Howie52 replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 3:14 PM

Re: should I buy this painting?

Buying art is tricky - for the reasons you mentioned. Pricing and the
care needed to maintain the piece is also rather critical.

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Sun Jul 8

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Howie52 replied to the Conservative Fools board. 8:26 PM

Re: hilary again?

"Besides, the third time could be the charm."

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Now that is something I nevere ever expected to see.

The word "charm" in an article about Ms. H. [more]

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Howie52 replied to the Conservative Fools board. 8:23 PM

Re: Muslim Migrant Beheads 1 Year Old in Germany

Defending his reproductive rights or his religious freedom?
Encouraging he was arrested.

Information on potential trial dates is not included in the link.
The idea seems to want to focus people's attention on other [more]

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Howie52 replied to the Baby Boomers board. 8:12 PM

Re: Got an offer .....

"The leeway having the house paid off allowed us to get through layoffs and retire this
year.

As the saying goes, different strokes for different folks. One could make the argument that if you hadn't paid off the mortgage, that [more]

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