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PSUEngineer replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 10:10 AM

Re: Pensions Or Education?

There's a reason they call it work.

If work was fun, they'd call it fun, not work.

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PSUEngineer replied to the Millionaire Fools board. 10:44 PM

Re: Where You Go Is Not Who You'll Be

Or even better ... after receiving the Bachelors degree, go work for a company that pays for graduate school! (that's what I did)

One option she is considering is med school. I doubt very many employers hiring her as an engineer is [more]

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PSUEngineer replied to the Atheist Fools board. 7:23 PM

Re: Run away!

It's not just the rightwingers that want to run away. So does the liberals for other reasons. Just ask AM.

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PSUEngineer replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 7:19 PM

Re: Warped lumber

I was surprised at the wet wood at Home Depot. When I went to Lowes, I found wet wood there, too. What's up with this?

I assume by wet wood that you bought pressure treated wood. I often find that it is wet with the wood preservative [more]

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PSUEngineer replied to the Atheist Fools board. 4:19 PM

Re: Sincerely Held Religious Beliefs

But there were no German internment camps.

Although there wasn't interment camps, there was some pressure to look more American. My wife's Italian relatives "Americanized" their Italian name during that period. Most of the [more]

Tue Jun 30

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PSUEngineer replied to the First World Problems board. 2:58 PM

Re: Is Albaby1 2 people?

If you are ticking off both ends of the political curve, you are doing something right.

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PSUEngineer posted to the First World Problems board. 2:32 PM

Ah-oh

You're going to rile up the liberals too.

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PSUEngineer replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 12:32 PM

Re: Bad e-mail

That's an oldie but I still like it.

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PSUEngineer replied to the Atheist Fools board. 9:57 AM

Re: Here, have some more mercury for breakfast

With the health of people, and possibly even the survival/viability of our species in the balance, only a conservative could think that money is relevant.

You would have to change the Clean Air Act. The EPA doesn't have the luxury to [more]

Mon Jun 29

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PSUEngineer replied to the 77's Foolish House of Pigskin board. 10:41 PM

Re: Breaking NFL rules not good enough

Break FAA rules? What, did the Patriots' team pilot not pressurize the airplane's cabin with sufficient air?

The Patriots have not hired the Goodyear blimp in the past to film practice due to the danger of an underinflated blimp [more]

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PSUEngineer replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 10:36 PM

Re: Coal mine and power plants

The judge is considering the cost of compliance, which must be high.
Is there cost associated with non-compliance? Surely, one would have some facts, figures and statistical data in their file when deliberating such as this. And deliberate the
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PSUEngineer replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 10:30 PM

Re: Farewell to the best printer I ever had

I own three Brother HL2270DW printers.

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PSUEngineer replied to the Climate Change board. 5:38 PM

Re: Supreme Court on EPA

Which means that the EPA should have simply done an analysis in the first place to shut up the coal lobby and its apologists. Between the CO2, the particulates, the Mercury and the rest of the toxic soup it ought to be a gimme.

The [more]

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PSUEngineer replied to the Climate Change board. 3:04 PM

Re: Supreme Court on EPA

Thanks for that...

Its all good then. The failed philosophy is already enshrined in law and precedent. The Corporate persons are protected from actual corporeal people.


Don't act all shocked. The Clean Air Act Amendments of [more]

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PSUEngineer replied to the Climate Change board. 2:36 PM

Re: Supreme Court on EPA

So if you are polluting the air I breath and it's killing me, how much it costs you if you stop has to be considered before you can be told to stop?

Cost is a consideration under some environmental regulations. One such regulation is [more]

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PSUEngineer replied to the First World Problems board. 2:04 PM

Re: Food Preferences

I can understand the dislike for mango ice cream. At a student/faculty party in college, one professor brought his homemade mango ice cream. I'll eat almost anything but after one bite, I spit it out and dumped the rest in the trash.

My one [more]

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PSUEngineer replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 2:00 PM

Re: What a spectacular week

Supreme Court rules against EPA on pollution rules

When it comes to Supreme Court decisions, EPA has had a pretty bad record the last few years.

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PSUEngineer replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 1:25 PM

Re: Leaving Guns in Vacation Cabins

Seems to me a hunting cabin is a pretty good place to leave hunting guns.

Hunting cabins are by design to be remote. You don't find hunting cabins in the middle of a suburban neighborhood. Many of them are also not protected by an [more]

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PSUEngineer replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 11:20 AM

Re: Posted on METAR, should'a posted it here.

I just up the percentage in step 4 and skip step 6. It doesn't make sense for me to follow his steps.

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PSUEngineer replied to the 77's Foolish House of Pigskin board. 11:16 AM

Re: Breaking NFL rules not good enough

You're imagining things, but whatever turns you on...

Yes, I guess I was imaging those hundreds of posts you made.

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