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Tue Aug 12

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Zumba replied to the Bicycling Fools board. 11:26 PM

Re: Century ride

Generally you should consume 250-300 calories per hour while on the bike, so as to replace about half of what you're burning.

The trend now seems to moving back towards "real" food on the bike, as opposed to energy bars and gels. [more]

Tue Jul 29

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Zumba replied to the Bicycling Fools board. 10:34 PM

Re: Bicycling in the Snow

And that seems to be the problem in the Washington, DC area - not much snow in the winter, and no real beaches within a 3-4 hour drive from here.

Paul

Mon Jul 28

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Zumba replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 7:05 AM

Re: Painting stucco?

I guess that just proves that stucco never goes out of style.

Sat Jul 26

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Zumba replied to the Bicycling Fools board. 7:24 PM

Re: Bicycling in the Snow

I've biked in new snow on a regular mountain bike and didn't have any problems with sliding/skidding. But if you're serious about winter biking in the snow, consider getting a fat bike:

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Wed Jun 18

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Zumba replied to the Options - You Make the Call board. 10:32 PM

Re: Trading the VIX

I think there is a good VIX trade out there, you just have to find the right one. VIX hit a new multi-year low today, closing at 10.61. VIX obviously can't go to zero, and at some point will rise sharply. Obviously, timing is everything - to [more]

Mon Jun 16

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Zumba replied to the Options - You Make the Call board. 10:13 PM

Re: Trading the VIX

Mike - I would avoid trading the VIX directly. The VIX is essentially a derivative of a derivative and is extremely volatile. One of the instructors on Thinkorswim said he has seen more people blow up their accounts by trading the VIX than with any [more]

Thu Mar 27

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Zumba replied to the Options - You Make the Call board. 8:47 AM

Re: Bid/Ask

yes, good point. Always, always, always use limit orders when buying/selling options. Put in the order at the price you want to pay and wait for the market to come to you. If it doesn't move on to something else.

Paul

Sun Nov 28

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Watercooler Post

Zumba wrote 4:19 AM

Maybe it's time to sell puts on two of my dividend paying favorites - T and MO. Both are at the bottom of their recent trading ranges.

Sun Oct 17

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Zumba wrote 4:01 PM

Searching for wood flooring for my house, and scanning charts for the week ahead in the markets.

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