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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 10:30 PM

Re: Nailed It!

This is a constant condition for me: interacting with liberals and leftists who affect a stance of bored impatience, who insist that the answers to moral and political questions are so obvious that every reasonable person already agrees, who [more]

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 10:01 PM

Re: Tucker!

<bhttp://video.foxnews.com/v/5239482333001/?#sp=show-clips/pri......

Sanders supporter: Time chose wrong Person of the Year

Dec. 07, 2016 - 7:17 -
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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 4:59 PM

Re: That's reassuring!

Handgun and long rifle registration in Canada failed to solve any crimes, cost 10 million a year to operate, nearly a billion in cost to set up...

and was abandoned as a complete and utter failure after 15 years.

Criminals
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Mon Dec 5

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 10:14 PM

Re: The New Meme In The Pipeline

You were anti-Obama.

We're anti Trump.


I'm pro-America.


That's why the Left hates you so passionately.

Fri Dec 2

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 1:49 PM

Re: This is how the scrambled think

He's letting the world know that he is on board with crony capitalism.

How might Trump have persuaded Carrier and/or Ford to retain jobs that, in your mind, would not result in crony capitalism?


There isn't a [more]

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 12:13 PM

Re: This is how the scrambled think

MadCap:

In strictly econ terms, I agree with you. It would be far better to lower the level of taxation/regulation for everybody, but I understand the political and psychological benefits of this... optics. He's letting world know
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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 10:12 AM

Re: This is how the scrambled think

The Carrier deal stands as an interesting argument against longstanding Republican economic orthodoxy. In making the deal, Mr. Trump and Mr. Pence have embraced the idea that the government does indeed have a role to play in the free market. [more]

Thu Dec 1

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 5:14 PM

Re: Bernie Doesn't Like Carrier situation

Hi Madcap

Nice to see you around

Just curious, I have not taken a hard look, but a little cursory looking and I have not come up with any details

Is there actually anything going on here, other than decreased
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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 4:47 PM

Re: Horrifyingly Fun!

Old and busted: Questioning election outcomes is “horrifying,” “really troubling,” and “not the way our democracy works.” New hotness: All hands on deck to question election outcomes! Despite some mumbling about the reluctance of Hillary [more]

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 4:45 PM

Re: Bernie Doesn't Like Carrier situation

I don't like the Carrier situation either. It is crony capitalism at its finest.

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Sun Nov 20

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 7:53 PM

Re: Oh Man, Liberals Are Going To Hate This!

" More Keynesian Economics... destined to fail. It's a bad theory regardless of who spends the money. "

I'll point out again that while I agree that Keynesian economics is probably untenable, it's very rare
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Sat Nov 19

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 9:35 PM

Re: Oh Man, Liberals Are Going To Hate This!

More Keynesian Economics... destined to fail. It's a bad theory regardless of who spends the money.
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I don't think there will ever come a day where it is more prudent to pay down debt
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Wed Nov 9

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MadCapitalist posted to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 2:27 PM

Unhinged

That's the only way to describe liberals right now.

Tue Nov 8

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 5:12 PM

Re: Intimidation!

Speaking of intimidation, here is a classic example. :-)

http://boards.fool.com/i-was-intimidated-21540533.aspx

Mon Oct 31

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 6:53 AM

Re: Please forward to Hillary apologists...

StevesStox,

[from 18USC2071(b)] ...and shall forfeit his office and be disqualified from holding any office under the United States.

But... the Constitution says (in Amendment 12) "The person having the greatest number of
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Thu Sep 22

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MadCapitalist replied to the Get Organized! board. 2:26 PM

Re: To do list help

I use Google Keep for my shopping list and various notes.

I like that I can access it from a browser or from the app on my phone.

I used to try to keep a paper shopping list, but I always forgot to bring it with me.

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Sun Sep 11

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MadCapitalist replied to the Dividend Growth Investing board. 1:55 PM

Re: Janitor secretly amassed $8 million fortune.

Live below your means, work hard, and virtually anyone with the fortitude to stay the course can become a millionaire.

MR


Very true. Several years ago I analyzed a "dumb money" strategy of investing $1,000 [more]

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MadCapitalist replied to the Dividend Growth Investing board. 12:56 PM

Re: Janitor secretly amassed $8 million fortune.

I think most people know hard work when they see it.

I’m guessing this janitor was single. It’s very rare to find a couple what agree on an extreme and punishing lifetime of frugality, especially after they have accumulated a
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Fri Aug 12

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MadCapitalist replied to the Dividend Growth Investing board. 6:28 AM

Re: The times that try men's souls...

The empire building and self-enriching-at-the-expense-of-shareholders behaviors that non-owner-operator management teams are tempted to engage in would be far more futile and self-defeating for Buffett & Munger at Berkshire than at a [more]

Wed May 18

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MadCapitalist replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 6:56 PM

Re: Going the ultimate wireless way.

Some (just) fun has been made of me being the last to switch from Windows 2000 to XP, and more recently from XP to 7. I also don't use a wireless router, GPS or smart phone. But yesterday I took a giant leap to be the ultimate wireless guy: [more]

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