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PSUEngineer replied to the British Invasion board. 9:46 AM

Re: €z's Jigsaw of the Day

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PSUEngineer replied to the British Invasion board. 9:46 AM

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PSUEngineer replied to the British Invasion board. 9:45 AM

Re: €z's Jigsaw of the Day

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PSUEngineer replied to the British Invasion board. 4:42 PM

Re: €z's Jigsaw of the Day

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PSUEngineer replied to the British Invasion board. 4:41 PM

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PSUEngineer replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 4:32 PM

Re: Boo, LG...

I expect there will always be someone willing to upcharge a 15c part and $10 worth of labor (my estimate for this repair) to $400, if they can get away with it.

Most appliance repairmen I know change a $50+ fee for just showing [more]

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PSUEngineer replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 4:30 PM

Re: Vegetable garden books/raves/rants

Go to the library and check out "Square Foot Gardening", it is a good basic raised bed starter. I built my beds before I read the book. Mine are 5 feet wide where he rec's 4 feet. The middle foot is very hard to get to and care [more]

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PSUEngineer replied to the Improve the Fool board. 11:45 AM

Re: Improving navigations

As has already been said, each message already has its own URL. What has not been said is that from the threaded view there is no direct way to get that URL. There is an awkward 2-click way to reach it. First click on Post Reply for the specific [more]

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PSUEngineer replied to the British Invasion board. 10:23 AM

Re: €z's Jigsaw of the Day

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Tue Oct 28

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PSUEngineer replied to the Gardening and Landscaping board. 3:56 PM

Re: Old Hydrangeas

My first question, did the environment they were planted in change? Trees and surrounding shrubs bigger? Drainage change from that patio project? Not enough/wrong kind of fertilizer?

Nothing has changed in their location. I have the [more]

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PSUEngineer posted to the Gardening and Landscaping board. 12:44 PM

Old Hydrangeas

Do hydrangeas lose their growing ability after a certain number of years? I have hydrangeas that are about 10 years old. They're not as thick (less stems) than there once were. I'm tempted to prune them all the way to the ground next spring to see if [more]

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PSUEngineer replied to the Buying or Selling a Home board. 12:39 PM

Re: Inspections...

When I was typing the original post, I thought, "PSU is going to reply to me quick, and he's going to tell me something along the lines of: It would take a lot more than a hundred bucks to put up with you for four hours."

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PSUEngineer replied to the Buying or Selling a Home board. 10:51 AM

Re: Inspections...

The attic access door is one of the folding-down-ladder types. It opens such that the base of the ladder is about four inches away from and facing towards a wall. I mean, okay, I can negotiate it, but what were they thinking? If you aren't very, [more]

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PSUEngineer replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 9:36 AM

Re: The Cheapest Generation

Nowadays, the teenage kids of my friends really don't care much about getting their licenses. Sometimes they don't do it until they're in college or beyond. They're happy to keep having their parents drive them around. I don't live in an area with [more]

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PSUEngineer replied to the An Open Letter board. 2:03 PM

Re: Am Open Letter

Can I wear my "Neil Young's Greatest Hits" LP cover t-shirt? (LP cover on front, song list from the record on the back.)

You can wear whatever you want as long as you are not naked. Ewww....

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PSUEngineer replied to the An Open Letter board. 1:03 PM

Re: Am Open Letter

My opinions and life choices do not match those of the vocal majority, that's why.

I have met in person some people here who have opinions and life choices that don't match my own. Your reason is a cope out.

I'd only refuse [more]

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PSUEngineer replied to the Apple board. 12:38 PM

Re: Retailer Centric Payment Method - CurrentC

The article mentions holding up the fun for the rest of us.

I don't find shopping to be fun. I guess that's how I LBMM.

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PSUEngineer posted to the Living Below Your Means board. 11:18 AM

DIY is in decline -men too soft

As traditional roles have changed, today's men are more like their mothers than their fathers.

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PSUEngineer replied to the Retirement Investing board. 5:06 PM

Re: Traditional 401K vs Roth 401K - Which is Bet

The folks on this board are all about math and numbers which is awesome as far as it goes. But personal finance isn't just about math. It's about psychology and emotion an behavior.

If you don't take those into account you won't be able
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PSUEngineer replied to the Retirement Investing board. 12:00 PM

Re: Traditional 401K vs Roth 401K - Which is Bet

The key point was given the same tax rate (regardless of the tax rate being called marginal or effective) the amount of taxes paid and thus the net out of pocket remains the same.

That some hand waving you are doing like the concept [more]

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