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Wed May 20

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REtim replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 4:01 AM

Re: The Boards Are Dying My Friends

Now I'm wondering what other memories I have that are faulty.



Happens to me all the time.

And on that thought I submit for Whimsical Wednesday:

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Tue May 19

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REtim replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 6:35 AM

Re: The Boards Are Dying My Friends

This one?


http://boards.fool.com/ot-why-gay-marriage-should-be-illegal...


Tim
(up late reading the hobbit)

Tue May 12

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REtim replied to the Retirement Investing board. 7:37 PM

Re: Poll: Do you have a technical background?

Maybe they listen to their financial advisors too much?



A few years back an annuity adviser somehow got invited to our monthly ER doc meeting. He gave a glorious presentation, charts and graphs, the works. Unfortunately for [more]

Thu May 7

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REtim replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 8:35 PM

Re: Good news from Baltimore

It can be quite a learning curve. About 20 years ago I made the move from small town Wisconsin to the dorms at Hopkins Medical center, which is in a vast area of what i call "nocturnal undocumented pharmacies".

I couldn't [more]

Tue May 5

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REtim replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 8:29 PM

Re: Obamacare Not Working - Part I've Lost Count

Well, results are in of 88,186 registered voters, 1177 voted. And the school issue won in my district 220-111.

<sigh>


Tim

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REtim replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 12:02 PM

Re: Obamacare Not Working - Part I've Lost Count

I don't understand why we just can't have elections once a year.
----JLC



Maybe I've grown a bit cynical but I think they count on voter fatigue. The school district next to mine has put the exact same income tax increase on [more]

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REtim replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 11:45 AM

Re: Obamacare Not Working - Part I've Lost Count

your vote will make no difference whatsoever, so enjoy your tax increase, courtesy of those who think their votes DO matter.


After the last two presidential elections, I'm pretty sure my vote will be overwhelmed by the 'make [more]

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REtim replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 11:35 AM

Re: Obamacare Not Working - Part I've Lost Count

Well, actually back to square minus one because of all the extra debt.----JLC

Thanks for my daily reminder of early retirement happiness. I always kinda dreaded May because this is when school is out, so parents bring in their whole [more]

Mon May 4

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REtim replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 11:04 AM

Re: Another ObamaCare success

"There was a grand theory the law would reduce ER visits," said Dr. Howard Mell, a spokesman for ACEP. "Well, guess what, it hasn't happened. Visits are going up despite the ACA, and in a lot of cases because of it." [more]

Thu Apr 16

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REtim replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 5:24 PM

Re: The insufferable candidate Clinton

Well that does make sense too, there is simply no way anyone in a wakeful state could possibly look at Hellary, her past, her accomplishment, her total package and say hey -- now THERE'S A PRESIDENT!!'


Several months ago I [more]

Wed Apr 15

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REtim replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 4:39 AM

Re: Olive Garden and the server

I'm sure The Baron knows of this plight. If anyone can rule on the proper syntax for McDonald's ordering it's him. He's got a vested interest in going there regularly after all eh!



Reminds me of my vacation in Moscow a [more]

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Fri Apr 3

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REtim replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 10:06 PM

Re: Fish Oil Ain't as Good as Orginally Thought

Never did understand why Goofy talks and Pluto can't....


Tim

(doing some deep thinkin' tonight)

Thu Mar 26

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REtim replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 11:09 PM

Re: Gun toting lady at the McD....

Another option is to wear some flair yourself, nothing ostentatious, but something that would signal your 'family'.

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REtim replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 10:45 PM

Re: Gun toting lady at the McD....

I've gotta think up a line of patter beforehand... I'm not the type of person from whom things like that just flow naturally...


I would go with the weather. Unless he is wearing some flair you can comment on. Anyhow, Best of [more]

Sat Mar 21

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REtim replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 11:17 PM

Re: <Popcorn>

The only question is what gets blamed, republican obstruction, Wall Street Greed, racism, war on women, or Citizens United. 2828


Detroit blamed racism, Stockton blamed wall street, Evita Kirschner (Venezuela) blamed war on women [more]

Fri Mar 20

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REtim replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 5:28 PM

Re: On Topic: Retirement Budget

You should be tracking your current expenses now. I used Quicken 2013 and I also keep an expenses Excel spreadsheet.
Mike


Excellent advice and great list. I was inspired to do the "keep track of everything" by [more]

Wed Mar 18

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REtim replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 1:04 AM

Re: UFO's over Nuclear Missile Launch Sites

Personally I would love to find out the religions of aliens. Maybe that's why everything in the universe is so far apart...so we don't compare notes.

Tue Mar 17

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REtim replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 7:25 PM

Re: The future for California

In my favorite Hayek book, Road to Serfdom, he outlines why the worst elements rise to the top in an increasingly totalitarian society:

1. Appeal to the lowest common denominator in society, the "uncomplicated and ruled by primitive [more]

Mon Mar 16

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REtim replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 8:39 PM

Re: LOOK! Up in the sky!!!

Don't we want the private sector to have the money over the gov't?
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If we completely divorce the notion of where the money comes from, there can be no argument that the money will generate economic activity.

I [more]

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