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Windowseat replied to the An Open Letter board. 12:43 AM

Re: An Open Letter

Whyever not?!

Wanted to get my errands done and get home before the heavens reopened.

And didn't think of it until later.

Nancy

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Windowseat replied to the Wild's Trailer Park Kingdom board. 9:40 PM

Re: When you least expect it...

I may go visit them this week in person.

At first I read that as "I may go visit them this week in prison."

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Mon Jun 1

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Windowseat posted to the An Open Letter board. 2:23 PM

An Open Letter

to the Checkout clerk at Staples,

Nice try, no cigar. Consider yourself lucky I didn't tell your manager. I suggest you not attempt that again.

Now, for all the Fools who are wondering what I'm talking about, here's what [more]

Fri May 29

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Windowseat replied to the Taking Care of Parents board. 1:39 AM

Re: Alrighty then, me neither

Dontcha just hate when they do that?! My siblings are all convinced Dad's just fine, and I'm being a fussbudget. Luckily, DH often accompanies me to Dad's and has seen him at his low points, and assures me I'm not imagining stuff.

Is [more]

Thu May 28

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Windowseat replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 10:34 PM

Re: $39k birthday party for 3-year-old

Here's Sonofed's classic take on a child's birthday party.

http://boards.fool.com/not-the-brightest-bulb-18438368.aspx

Nancy

Tue May 26

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Windowseat replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 12:48 PM

Re: Down to the Nitty Gritty

Also, meals using dry beans (rather than the ones that come in the can) can reduce costs. Buying less tender cuts of meat and cooking them in a slow-cooker can make them taste better and again help keep costs down.

And, if you have the [more]

Sun May 24

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Windowseat replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 12:25 PM

Re: Advantages to children of working mothers

supposing that you were married when you were having children, what was you husband doing while you were taking time off from work for non medical reasons? Was he working or taking comparable time off?

This isn't about me working and [more]

Sat May 23

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Windowseat replied to the Pet Lovers board. 7:10 PM

Re: Einstein, killer of footwear.

The foot battle! Winner and still champion, Einstein!


Shadow loved shoes, too, but only shoes that had just been taken off. He liked to stick his head in and breathe for a while.

He liked toes, too. And it didn't matter if they [more]

Fri May 22

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Windowseat replied to the Imp This Ride board. 10:50 AM

Re: Randomness

I appreciate his imagination and enthusiasm, but dayam. I really want to put him on a 300 baud dailup for a week just so he can see how good he has it.

It's too bad he can have the experience of AOL tuning in every few minutes to ask [more]

Wed May 20

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Windowseat posted to the Windowseat's View board. 3:09 PM

Headline of the week:

BASE jumper, 73, dies after setting parachute on fire in botched stunt

He jumped off a bridge in Idaho and fell into the Snake River.

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Windowseat replied to the Credit Cards and Consumer Debt board. 2:40 PM

Re: Need invite to TMF?

I don't know, which is worse a guy who runs out and buys a brand new 'fridge, ac and wants some "mad money" - or someone who says even with hindsight he would start a pointless war that's maimed and killed so many?

I don't [more]

Tue May 19

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Windowseat replied to the Pet Lovers board. 1:45 PM

Re: Squeaker Doodle Bug - 6 Years Later

I remember how worried you were, and how uncertain you and your wife were as to what the right choice was.

I also remember how happy you were when her personality came back, and she could play as she did before the leg problem. [more]

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Windowseat replied to the Credit Cards and Consumer Debt board. 11:49 AM

Re: Need invite to TMF?

Yeah, I saw that.

And my first thought was, "I don't want this guy in charge of the government."

Nancy

Mon May 18

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Windowseat replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 8:51 PM

Re: Advantages to children of working mothers

It appears to hate women and actively wish them collectively poverty and grief.


I don't even respond to him at times like this. He's just looking for an argument. The reaction is what he wants.

Nancy

Sun May 17

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Windowseat replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 5:12 PM

Re: OT ~ Something to ponder

In other words, in won't make economic sense for individuals to own cars — we'll all be using self-driving taxis. When they drop you off at work, they'll move on to their next fare.

What if you're shopping and have been to several [more]

Sat May 16

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Windowseat replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 5:48 PM

Re: This Is America’s Favorite Supermarket

Here in New England a local chain called Market Basket is usually ranked at or near the top in terms of both price and general service.

Market Basket has also been famous for a massive family feud. It was founded by a pair of Greek brothers [more]

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Windowseat replied to the Penguin Place board. 12:04 AM

Re: Serious new update

Well, it can be urgent, or just the internal hemorrhoids that were suggested. Let's hope it's the hemorrhoids (although they aren't pleasant to deal with, and I speak from experience). I'll keep my fingers crossed that it's just minor stuff. But yes, [more]

Thu May 14

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Windowseat replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 1:23 PM

Re: Millennial Parents Sink Under Weight of Debt

When my husband and I started out we had a 900sq ft condo, a used car, a used bicycle and three jobs. My husband worked two jobs for four or five years until he was able to start his own business at which time I started working two jobs (my [more]

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Windowseat posted to the Windowseat's View board. 10:39 AM

Wouldya believe?

Police up in Manchester caught a guy who had been robbing convenience stores. He came up with a really amazing excuse.

[more]

Wed May 13

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Windowseat replied to the Imp This Ride board. 11:45 AM

Re: Adventure

She got a car the middle of her sophomore year, and that was wonderful.

A car dealer once told me that the day after Thanksgiving was one of their busiest days for sales of used cars. Apparently kids came home from college and [more]

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