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Fri Jun 26

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RatioFool replied to the Atheist Fools board. 3:53 PM

Re: Why Catholic Americans Reject Pope

NailThatJello: What makes you think that Catholics hate the environment?

I think nothing of the kind.

... as stated in the last sentence of the linked article: Only time will tell if Laudato Si will be to [more]

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RatioFool replied to the Atheist Fools board. 12:33 AM

Re: Why Catholic Americans Reject Pope

Actually, it was birth control.

Or, as stated in the last sentence of the linked article: Only time will tell if Laudato Si will be to conservative Catholics what Humanae Vitae was to liberals—the document that taught Catholics to [more]

Tue May 12

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RatioFool replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 8:23 AM

Re: Meeting Question Not Asked/Buyback Level

This is because the entire acquisition cost becomes the book value of that subsidiary on Berkshire's book, not just the acquired company's former book value (most of it is then called 'goodwill', part of book value).

To clarify read: [more]

Tue May 5

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RatioFool replied to the Retirement Investing board. 10:59 PM

Re: what broker!

If you have a large enough account they will negotiate commission rates with you.

That's interesting, I guess.

Ratio ~ whose account is large enough not to bother negotiating commission rates ~

Sun May 3

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RatioFool replied to the Retirement Investing board. 9:29 PM

Re: what broker!

Never had any problem with TDAmeritrade and I pay 5 bucks a trade.

Five bucks a trade at TDA? TDA charges a commission of $9.99 per internet trade.

Ratio ~

Wed Apr 29

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RatioFool replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 9:16 PM

Re: How do it know?

so how does it keep the battery at just the right charge without having a ton of expensive electronics onboard?

Magic

Tue Apr 28

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RatioFool replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 11:07 PM

Re: OT-What's REALLY important

Murph,

As you are probably aware, there is also a prominent story in this morning's Chattanooga Times Free Press about Brenna, a graduate of Chattanooga School for the Arts and Sciences, a local magnet school. Her mother, who lives in nearby [more]

Fri Apr 3

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RatioFool replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 11:11 PM

Re: Fixing a Spoon

Goofy,

Given what GWPotter wrote, good luck finding a compatible adhesive.

Ideally I think I'd like to put a "pin" in between the two to add some strength to the joint, but I have no idea how to end-drill a hole into [more]

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