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TheEvilDrP replied to the ROTJob's Cubicle board. 9:41 PM

Re: Interesting times

I worked for one company that mailed out WARN Act letters to everybody in a specific division whether they were going to be laid off or not. The layoffs happened in waves over the next year and the company didn't have to send a new warning for [more]

Sat Jan 24

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TheEvilDrP replied to the Imp This Ride board. 2:49 PM

Re: FYI

Thanks for the explanation. I also thought it was obesity-related and it's interesting to find out that people of any weight can be affected.

Minxie

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TheEvilDrP posted to the Living Below Your Means board. 9:57 AM

Amazon Prime sale - today only!

Don't forget to update your Prime memberships for $72 by sending yourself a gift! smile emoticon Make sure you turn off auto-renew, or end your membership, and send your gift to arrive around that time.

From FabuLESSly Frugal:
Get ready [more]

Fri Jan 23

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TheEvilDrP replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 9:00 PM

Re: Poll: CC tuition

In order for it to be a penalty for you, the tax on your savings plus any lost financial aid would have to be at least as much as the cost of 2 years of community college. I don't know the details of your finances, but I doubt you would suffer [more]

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TheEvilDrP replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 8:49 PM

Re: Poll: CC tuition

Seems like a lot of middle-class parents have a welfare-entitlement attitude too if they think they should be entitled to Needs-Based financial aid for their kids even if they were able to save for their kids education.

You do realize
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Thu Jan 22

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TheEvilDrP replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 9:53 PM

Re: Poll: CC tuition

"Like say higher taxes to pay for those two "free" years?"

No - let's kill the mortgage interest deduction to pay for it. Zero sum fix.



Actually, it appears that President Obama proposed eliminating [more]

Tue Jan 20

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TheEvilDrP replied to the Imp This Ride board. 10:29 PM

Re: Slight Airing of Grievances

I feel your pain. TW's dad is around once a year at best and barely calls; TW still adores him 'cause it's his dad. I get to enjoy all of the laundry, dishes, homework, cooking, bedroom cleaning, tantrums, discipline, etc.

Early on, I dealt [more]

Fri Jan 2

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TheEvilDrP replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 9:55 PM

Re: Case Against Stay-at-Home Moms and Dads

<<I used to think that Canada and some European countries with their 1 year of paid maternity leave was overkill - but maybe they're doing something right to set their youngest citizens up for success. [more]

Wed Dec 31

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TheEvilDrP replied to the Imp This Ride board. 4:40 PM

Re: New Year's Eve

Bu...but....

****** UNNECESSARY FINANCIAL EXPENDITURE ALERT ******


RJ - understands



LOL! I also immediately thought this.

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TheEvilDrP replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 12:08 PM

Re: Case Against Stay-at-Home Moms and Dads

Meh. As a single parent, I am always dependent on one income. As tconi said, it depends on what works best for your family.

I must admit to being a tad surprised you posted it, though. ;-)

Minxie

Fri Dec 26

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TheEvilDrP posted to the Health and Nutrition board. 9:51 PM

Thinking about exercise = exercise

A new research study suggests that just thinking of exercising can have the same effects as actually hitting the gym, officials say.

A recent study published in the Journal of Neurophysiology found that simply imagining exercise can tone
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TheEvilDrP replied to the Imp This Ride board. 4:31 PM

Re: Xmas

Is the boy still working at the Japanese restaurant? Does he have plans to open his own place eventually?

Minxie

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TheEvilDrP replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 4:23 PM

Re: the data: yoga equivalent to exercise

As it happens, the study which underlies the press release posted does in fact compare yoga to aerobic exercise, and not only to non-exercising control populations...

...The full text of the article which reports the results of the
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TheEvilDrP replied to the Imp This Ride board. 4:04 PM

Re: Xmas

Nailed it! Kids loved what they got, I stayed on budget, we ate Chinese food for dinner yesterday*.

Also nailed it! The Wombat loves his new Nerf rifle and has been driving me crazy with the target practice, for which he had to build [more]

Thu Dec 25

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TheEvilDrP replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 4:53 PM

Re: the data: yoga equivalent to exercise

...yoga provides equivalent benefits to traditional exercise.....even though the data available look very modest indeed and in one very important area where aerobic exercise has a documented success rate (risk factors for diabetes) yoga provides [more]

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TheEvilDrP replied to the Imp This Ride board. 4:32 PM

Re: Black Thursday/Friday

Today three of the people that were beside themselves about It Should Be Illegal for Stores to be open on Thanksgiving Day were posting their complaints about the one grocery store in town and the Dunkin Donuts being closed because they [more]

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TheEvilDrP replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 2:30 PM

Re: the data: yoga equivalent to exercise

...and re reading the link, the statistically significant improvements were in comparison with no exercise at all.

ANY activity is better than NO activity. If a person was unable to walk or cycle due to injury or disability, yoga [more]

Tue Dec 23

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TheEvilDrP replied to the First World Problems board. 9:05 PM

Re: GDP

socialism

works?

Minxie

Wed Dec 3

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TheEvilDrP replied to the Imp This Ride board. 9:16 PM

Re: I have a black eye

Glad you're okay and welcome to the club! ;-)

BTDTGTS,

Minxie, Victim of The Wombat

Thu Nov 27

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TheEvilDrP replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 10:35 AM

Re: Budget thanksgiving

As I could feel my spine bend back and heard a snapping sound, I was pretty nervous I'd done some big damage when I couldn't figure out how to move, so DD had to call 911. Did I mention that DH is on our fire department / EMT squad? He heard the [more]

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