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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 10:26 PM

Re: This might just work...

https://www.fool.com/retirement/2017/02/26/bernie-sanders-ju......

Bernie Sanders Just Proposed a Massive Overhaul of Social Security

1. Provide an
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MadCapitalist replied to the Dividend Growth Investing board. 10:14 PM

Re: My plan as a beginner...

The important part of the message is: "without doing your own thorough due diligence."

This gives you a good basis to reject the hype and bs that often appears on line.

In time you develop your own style and learn
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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 7:04 PM

Re: Lost items are always found...

I just spent a few hours trying to figure out how to resolve my lost car keys situation. I won't go into the frustrating details, but what a hassle!

That problem is easily solved at no cost. Always put your keys (and [more]

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MadCapitalist replied to the Dividend Growth Investing board. 2:04 PM

Re: My plan as a beginner...

Thanks for any advice to me as the beginner.

The best advice, whether a beginner or not, is don’t act on stock tips and other advice on internet message boards without doing your own thorough due diligence.
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Mon Feb 20

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 6:38 PM

Re: Anti-oxidents killing you?

Antioxidants May Make Cancer Worse

"...the conventional wisdom is that antioxidants should lower cancer risk by neutralizing cell-damaging, cancer-causing free radicals.

But scientists now think that antioxidants, [more]

Sun Feb 12

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MadCapitalist posted to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 12:36 PM

Quote of the Day

At the Trump Trauma Center, Nobody Comes for Treatment

"The hatred of those who oppose Donald Trump makes the old liberal detestation of Richard Nixon seem quaint. Even if Mr. Trump were to succeed in returning vast numbers of [more]

Sun Feb 5

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 2:49 PM

Re: U-6 unemployment rate now worth reporting

You could just as easily define the "unemployment rate" as the total number of people who are not working as a percentage of the total population (including infants, the elderly, etc).

That would be ridiculous, of course.
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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 2:01 PM

Re: U-6 unemployment rate now worth reporting

You're funny. The 2012 WaPo article you cite is where they assault Mitt Romney for daring to point out that the U-6 (correctly) indicates that Obama's 'recovery' was anything but a recovery.

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Mon Jan 16

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 8:53 AM

Re: Liberals forcibly shut down free speech agai

Looks like you don't know what free speech is.

Milo Yiannopoulos still has the right to speak.

Freedom of speech does not mean freedom from consequences and freedom from rebuttal.

"So liberals staged yet
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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 8:27 AM

Re: If you don't think society is deteriorat

MadCapitalist, what's the point of your cited website?

You're taking the moral argument, whereas he's taking the secular one.


I don't think that there has been any moral deterioration either. Slavery [more]

Sun Jan 15

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 9:48 PM

Re: If you don't think society is deteriorating.

...you just aren't paying attention.

I'm paying attention. Are you?

http://humanprogress.org/

Sat Jan 14

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MadCapitalist posted to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 6:12 PM

Quote of the Day

"Hollywood is like a bunch of big bullies and thugs trying to shut down anyone who doesn't agree with them."
- Ben Stein

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 6:03 PM

Re: Liberals forcibly shut down free speech agai

So liberals staged yet another "peaceful" protest where they used force to prevent people from doing something that they have every right to do.

They absolutely disgust me.

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If liberals
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MadCapitalist posted to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 12:44 PM

Liberals forcibly shut down free speech again

Protesters shut down Milo Yiannopoulos event at UC Davis

Earlier in the evening, protesters blocked access to the venue. Surrounding the lecture hall with signs, they chanted, "Say it loud, say it clear, racists are not welcome [more]

Fri Jan 13

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 6:10 PM

Re: They never learn...

You do understand that it was a must lie situation for dems, if they didn't blame Bush for the 1.4 trillion then they couldn't say they lowered the deficit from "Bush levels".

That is why i laughed (L) when Obama gave
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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 5:18 PM

Re: They never learn...

...and I hope they never DO learn.

Pelosi blames Bush for $9 trillion in debt added under Obama
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Tue Jan 10

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 5:23 PM

Re: Paul Krugman reverses course, as predicted

MC:
Let me repeat:

Krugman is a Keynesian. He's for running a deficit when this is indicated by Keynes, and against running a deficit when it's not.


We know he is a Keynesian. He is also inconsistent. He [more]

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 5:18 PM

Re: Paul Krugman reverses course, as predicted

Krugman is being entirely consistent - it is the facts which have changed.

Goofyhoofy


The facts have a convenient way of changing when the President changes.

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 6:14 AM

Re: Paul Krugman reverses course, as predicted

When Do Deficits Matter?

When there are Republican presidents, of course.


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