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Thu Dec 14

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Trini209 posted to the Humor and Urban Legends board. 5:50 PM

Getting into heaven

Three men died on Christmas Eve and were met by Saint Peter at the pearly gates.
'In honor of this holy season' Saint Peter said, 'You must each possess something that symbolizes Christmas to get into heaven.'

The first [more]

Thu Nov 23

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Trini209 replied to the Inheritance Strategies board. 5:20 AM

Re: Beneficiary IRA

Open the account at the new broker and have them “collect” the funds from the old broker. If you withdraw the money yourself and deposit it in the new account, you’ll lose the IRA designation and have to pay income tax on the entire amount in the [more]

Tue Sep 5

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Trini209 replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 5:52 AM

Re: device for getting out of bath tub

Those walk in bathtubs sure looked attractive to me after I had both knees replaced about ten years ago. Then I realized their terrible flaw: after you're done bathing, you have to sit there shivering till all the water drains out. You can't [more]

Sun Sep 3

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Trini209 replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 3:23 PM

Re: Cheaper Hearing Aids

Oh, boy, I think OTC hearing aids would be a terrible idea! Most people, as they age, develop some hearing loss, but amplification is not the problem if your loss is not severe. Usually older people have trouble with the higher frequencies, not with [more]

Fri Jul 28

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Trini209 posted to the Geezer Fools board. 5:03 AM

Global facts about Sex

*** 79,000,000 people are having sex - right now.
*** 58,000,000 are kissing.
*** 37,000,000 are relaxing after having sex.
*** 1 older person is reading the Geezer Fools board.

You hang in there, sunshine!!!

Sun Jul 23

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Trini209 replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 7:11 AM

Re: Lyme disease, vaccines, dogs, and us

Whoops, you're all missing something about ticks and Lyme disease. It's deer ticks that carry Lyme disease, not the ticks that are easily visible that many of you are familiar with. Deer ticks are much smaller - about the size of the head of [more]

Mon Jun 26

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Trini209 posted to the Humor and Urban Legends board. 5:41 AM

Where to retire

You can retire to Phoenix, Arizona where …
1. You are willing to park three blocks away from your house because you found shade.
2. You've experienced condensation on your rear-end from the hot water in the toilet bowl.
3. You can [more]

Sun Jun 25

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Trini209 posted to the Humor and Urban Legends board. 7:51 PM

What's in the bG?

A man walks into a bar with a paper bag. He sits down and places the bag on the counter. The bartender walks up and asks, “What’s in the bag?” The man reaches into the bag and pulls out a little man, about 12 inches tall, and sets him on the counter. [more]

Tue Jun 6

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Trini209 replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 5:32 AM

Re: Doorknobs

I was locked out of my detached garage for seven days after hurricane Sandy and lost the use of my car (and all electricity)for the entire ordeal. Here's a $12 solution I bought on Amazon: Chamberlain 7702CB Quick Release Lock. Similar items are [more]

Mon May 15

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Trini209 posted to the Humor and Urban Legends board. 9:27 AM

The frog

A six-year-old goes to the hospital with her mother to visit her Grandpa. When they get to the hospital, she runs ahead of her mother and bursts into her Grandpa's room.

"Grandpa, Grandpa," she says excitedly," As soon as [more]

Tue May 9

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Trini209 posted to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 11:13 AM

TVs turned to Fox News

CBS News has confirmed an email was sent to researchers at the FDA's Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research responding to apparent efforts to change the channel on internal television screens. The email from "[White Oak] Digital [more]

Tue Apr 25

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Trini209 posted to the Humor and Urban Legends board. 12:52 PM

Men are happier

What do you expect from such simple creatures? Your last name stays put. The garage is all yours. Wedding plans take care of themselves. Chocolate is just another snack. You can never be pregnant. You can wear a white T-shirt to a water park. You can [more]

Sun Apr 23

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Trini209 posted to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 11:30 AM

LED bulbs

I have replaced most of the light bulbs in my home with energy efficient ones. My dining room chandelier holds twelve 25 watt bulbs, the little ones with a small base that are shaped like candle flames.

I'd like to replace them with LED [more]

Sat Apr 22

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Trini209 replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 5:07 PM

Re: Signs from the March for Science

More signs:

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Fri Apr 21

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Trini209 posted to the Geezer Fools board. 4:55 AM

More about the Golden Years

1. My goal for 2017 was to lose just 10 pounds. Only 15 to go.
2. Ate salad for dinner. Mostly croutons & tomatoes. Really just one big round crouton covered with tomato sauce. And cheese.
FINE, it was a pizza. I ate a pizza.
3. How [more]

Wed Apr 12

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Trini209 replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 3:50 PM

Re: Earth day in the age of Trump

Whoops, I forgot to list the link:

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Trini209 posted to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 3:34 PM

Earth day in the age of Trump

How is it that an Administration as disorganized as Donald Trump’s has been so methodical when it comes to attacking the environment?<I/>

Elizabeth Kolbert in the New Yorker attempts an explanation.


Trini

Thu Mar 16

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Trini209 replied to the Estate Planning and the Fool board. 12:33 PM

Re: A list of financial accounts

i just copied the following paragraph from my own post #4424 on this very board. You may find it useful to ensure that your heirs not only are provided a list of all your assets, but are given instructions on how to proceed when you die:

My [more]

Fri Jan 13

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Trini209 replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 6:18 AM

Re: Victoria Regina

Victoria and The Young Pope are both airing at 9pm Sunday (at least here on the east coast.)

Set your DVRs!

Wed Jan 11

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Trini209 posted to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 5:15 PM

Between yesterday and today

Last night I watched Obama's farewell address.

This morning I watched Trump's news conference.

This afternoon, just sitting here in my recliner, and with no warning at all, I suddenly burst into tears. I can't seem to [more]

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