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MisterFungi posted to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 11:15 AM

Critical thoughts

http://blogs.barrons.com/stockstowatchtoday/2016/05/02/warre...

BRK is my single largest holding. Even so, I admit [more]

Sat Apr 30

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MisterFungi replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 8:32 AM

Re: Latest news on exercise

I read the study, and I suppose it's good to know. But, for me, it misses the point. I swim, ride my bike, and run because I love it and it brightens my spirits. I love being outdoors and getting into the flow that comes with a 90 minute swim, a 3 [more]

Thu Apr 28

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MisterFungi replied to the Value Hounds board. 8:23 PM

Re: Low multiple investing

Ant, here are Wolverine Worldwide's brands:
http://www.wolverineworldwide.com/our-brands/

Since "Worldwide" is part of the company's name, I'd like to think that at [more]

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MisterFungi replied to the Value Hounds board. 3:29 PM

Re: Low multiple investing

They have uncovered an entirely new fashion category - casual shoes.

WWW, DECK, VFC, Clarks, Bass, and about a dozen others.

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MisterFungi replied to the Best Travel Spots/Tips board. 8:21 AM

Re: Paris in September!

"Heather booked an Airbnb on the Île Saint-Louis."

Perfect! Do have an ice cream at Berthillon!

Wed Apr 27

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MisterFungi replied to the Best Travel Spots/Tips board. 12:07 PM

Re: ac electrical converter

Plug this into Amazon: ac adapter travel

Voila.

Sun Apr 24

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MisterFungi posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 10:04 AM

Gov'ts don't create jobs?

"Why Luck Matters More Than You Think," by Cornell econ prof Robert H. Frank in the May issue of The Atlantic.

"The one dimension of personal luck that transcends all others is to have been born in a highly developed [more]

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MisterFungi replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:58 AM

Re: Barron’s Big Money Poll: The Pros Turn

two-thirds of poll respondents say stocks could fall by 10% or more at some point during the next 12 months...

Man, I certainly hope so. It's called a "correction." They happen all the time. Indeed, we just had one. It was [more]

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MisterFungi posted to the Best Travel Spots/Tips board. 9:21 AM

Paris in September!

Snagged two freq-flyer tix for Air France/Delta nonstop to CDG in early Sept, and rented a 1-bedroom apt by the Pantheon, overlooking the steps of Église Saint-Étienne du Mont (where the limo picks up Owen Wilson in "Midnight in [more]

Mon Apr 11

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MisterFungi replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 2:02 AM

Re: OK, idea shopping again

Is there any way you could get in close enough to spray that rubber "Flex Seal" stuff they advertise on TV?

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Sat Apr 9

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MisterFungi replied to the Retirement Investing board. 7:30 PM

Re: 401k protection from crash?

...or better yet, make money

What's the point of making money if the money is worthless? I'd say you're pretty much doomed.

Fri Apr 8

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MisterFungi posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 4:00 PM

Bonds, stocks, Janet & TINA

I just stumbled across an article in SA that is not only thoughtful but also a pleasure to read. It's 9 pages long, single-spaced.

It discusses the historical relationship between stocks and bonds, how ZIRP/NIRP has decimated that [more]

Thu Apr 7

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MisterFungi replied to the Apple User's Group board. 2:17 PM

Re: Java Runtime?

There is this:
https://support.apple.com/kb/DL1572?locale=en_US

I see references to switching Java on when you need it and then switching it off when you don't. I am NOT an [more]

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MisterFungi replied to the Apple User's Group board. 12:52 AM

Re: Java Runtime?

What OS are you using?

Wed Apr 6

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MisterFungi replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 8:58 PM

Re: Car loan started

Will drive without muffler until such time as an inspection may require me to replace muffler.

A little consideration for your neighbors, maybe?

Thu Mar 31

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MisterFungi replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 1:27 PM

Re: FPO PR A partially redeemed

CDR-B pays $0.45 per quarter. Now trading ~$25.30.

Next Call Date May 22, 2017.

I've owned it for years but haven't paid much attention to it.

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MisterFungi replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 1:10 PM

Re: FPO PR A partially redeemed

Schwab shows the call date for SSW-C as:

Next Call Date Apr 14, 2016

so I'm not understanding the comments here about call date "early next year". Please clarify?

Wed Mar 30

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MisterFungi replied to the Saul's Investing Discussions board. 5:38 PM

Re: FIT

I think Paul is looking at a projected share count for end of Q1.

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