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Sun Jan 24

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alevine001 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 3:12 AM

Re: Oil Prices and the stock market

<< Super-low oil prices counter-intuitively seem to be causing more damage than benefit, at least the way the market is behaving. >>

I think you have this backward. The growth in oil demand is slowing; this reflects a [more]

Sat Jan 23

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alevine001 posted to the New Paradigm Investing board. 1:24 PM

New Paradigm--Cheap Oil

OK, so oil is hardly a new paradigm. But cheap oil....that may be a different story entirely.

It wasn't all that long ago that we talked about how the dwindling supply of oil and the high price were yielding the new paradigm of alternative [more]

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alevine001 replied to the New Paradigm Investing board. 1:15 PM

Re: Mako and Stryker

We have a MAKO unit, even in this small, rural community (population of our entire county is 60,000).

We have 6 orthopedic surgeons, and 4 of them perform Makoplasties with some regularity.

Robotics in medicine seems to continue to [more]

Fri Jan 15

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alevine001 posted to the New Paradigm Investing board. 10:14 AM

The Big Short

Everybody here seen The Big Short yet?

It's chilling; and all of us lived through it.

My town is just on the outskirts of (one of) the epicenters of the housing collapse--the California Central Valley.

And I'm [more]

Fri Dec 25

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alevine001 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 11:19 AM

Re: Poll: My participation in this forum

<<Do you want me to stop posting at the TMF board?

Why in the world would you care what other people think about your success?

If you enjoy contributing to this board, then post away. If not, then stop. [more]

Tue Dec 15

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alevine001 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 12:48 PM

Re: 71 Year Backtest

<< Returning to Alan's comment (that we may have been wasting our time on this board for 18 years), I personally do not believe it has been any kind of waste. >>

Don't get me wrong: I've learned so much from being [more]

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alevine001 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 8:54 AM

Re: 71 Year Backtest

<< But is the best good enough? >>

So, in effect, you're saying that all our backtests are useless.

Maybe so. The truth of the matter is that we may all have been wasting our time on this board for the last 18 [more]

Mon Dec 14

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alevine001 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 5:13 PM

Re: 71 Year Backtest

<< There's no way that there is accurate daily prices for thousands of individual stocks going back decades before that. >>

The good standard: The Center for Research on in Security Prices:


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Wed Dec 9

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alevine001 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 8:51 AM

Re: how to give financial advise

<< Every time you let a typo go uncorrected, the errorists win. >>

Every time you correct someone's grammar, you feed your OCD:

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Tue Dec 8

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alevine001 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 9:17 PM

Re: OT: Be Careful Out There

<< I am wondering which country is being referred to as not a nation of miscreants?

Certainly not USA or Russia which have the highest rates for prison population.
>>

Answer this honestly: In your social sphere [more]

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alevine001 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 12:08 AM

Re: OT: Be Careful Out There

<< Teach the morals and provide opportunities that reinforce and you have stacked the deck. >>

I agree completely.

Fortunately, in this country, the deck is stacked in our favor. Most of us turn out "just [more]

Mon Dec 7

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alevine001 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 9:14 AM

Re: OT: Be Careful Out There

<< Almost afraid to ask, but whose job (i.e., to raise a fine child") do you think it is. >>

The question ins't whose job it is; the question is what is the parent's job/duty.

And, IMHO, the only job of a [more]

Sun Dec 6

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alevine001 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 4:38 PM

Re: OT: Be Careful Out There

<< "your job now is to raise a fine child." >>

Nope. That is not the job of the parent.


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alevine001 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 10:56 AM

Re: OT: Be Careful Out There

<< I feel I made the right choice (for me) and that is all that really matters in this situation. >>

Some of the wisest words I have ever read on this board!


Alan (wish I could give this post multiple rec's)

Sat Dec 5

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alevine001 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 5:30 PM

Re: OT: Be Careful Out There

<< I don't regret never having them (kids) and I know I have a lower carbon footprint than the prius driving treehuggers with multiple offspring.... >>

Gotta love a good misanthrope!!


Alan

Mon Nov 30

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alevine001 replied to the New Paradigm Investing board. 4:00 PM

Re: Making coconut oil at home

<< Which one of us is the biological anthropologist? >>


Mother-in-laws. Cased closed.


Alan

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alevine001 replied to the New Paradigm Investing board. 2:32 PM

Re: Making coconut oil at home

<< The wise old grandparent may contribute to not only the survival of his or her direct offspring, but the group as a whole. >>

Sorry, now matter how much you wish it so, nature makes no room for [more]

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alevine001 replied to the New Paradigm Investing board. 1:20 PM

Re: Making coconut oil at home

<< Back during the caveman days....they ate well enough that we are here and not extinct from malnutrition. >>

And here are the life expectancies for those cavemen:

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