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blesto replied to the Jim Royal board. 6:42 AM

Re: Latest buy -- TFSL

It almost sounds to good to be true.
Since you're already overweight, is your strategy to hold for a limited time to see your thesis play out then use your gains elsewhere?

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blesto replied to the Jim Royal board. 7:23 PM

Re: HLF

Yeah, OK. What do you think of their business model?
Herbalife just rubs me the wrong way, but I'm game. I'll set aside my emotions and try to understand why are they easily worth $100+?
Are you saying once they get over the regulatory [more]

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blesto replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 4:48 AM

Re: left eye dominate, right handed shotgun stan

And anyway, kittykitty6 seemed to have gotten a better answer here.
http://boards.fool.com/shotgun-stancecross-post-31208008.asp...

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blesto replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 4:40 AM

Re: left eye dominate, right handed shotgun stan

Well, there's the possibility the shotgun wasn't properly fit to kittykitty6. Just because it was a NRA instructor doesn't meen they are perfect. If the range of pull was to long then probably the cheek weld was to far back on the stock comb, which [more]

Wed Apr 16

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blesto replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 7:16 PM

Re: Justice Stevens on the 2nd Amendment

And the sides are lining up...
http://thehill.com/blogs/e2-wire/e2-wire/203524-reid-on-neva...
...Senate Majority Leader Harry [more]

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blesto replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 7:02 PM

Re: Justice Stevens on the 2nd Amendment

Check it out. A little more info and a little more history.
http://thehill.com/blogs/e2-wire/e2-wire/203525-feds-play-wa... [more]

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blesto replied to the Legalized Marijuana Industry board. 3:44 PM

Re: Let's use CBGI as an example...

That's 94,900%
;-)

Tue Apr 15

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blesto replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 6:21 PM

Re: Justice Stevens on the 2nd Amendment

Also the Rancher supposedly said he would've reconized the authority of the Sheriff or Nevada State Troopers to impound his cattle, so maybe the Fed BLM should've enlisted the help of some State and local law enforcement to begin with instead of the [more]

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blesto replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 6:00 PM

Re: Justice Stevens on the 2nd Amendment

..."but I just don't see the legal grounds for his disagreement."

I'm not sure I do either, but I don't think we have the complete story.


What does his right to bear arms have to do in any way with him [more]

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blesto commented on TMFJMo's blog post. 4:30 PM

A Stupid Contest and a Better Idea

That is a better idea. Even more so would be to make it part of the "Common Core" math curriculum in High School.

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blesto posted to the Legalized Marijuana Industry board. 4:09 PM

OTC Pink: CBGI

Cannabis Sector Advances Cautiously - Company's CEO Discusses 1st Quarter Financials
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blesto replied to the Google, Inc. board. 3:56 PM

Re: GOOG vs. GOOGL

Now, if sometime in the future the powers that be at Google decide to institute a small dividend payment for the C shares, then you would see those shares rise above the A shares.
Will they?
Just pure speculation on my part.

Mon Apr 14

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blesto replied to the Messed-Up Expectations Portfolio board. 8:52 PM

Re: Buying more BPI

I wish you the best of luck with BPI. Here's hoping they've reformed their supposedly predatory sales and loan practices to boost their enrollment numbers.

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blesto replied to the Jim Royal board. 8:45 PM

Re: Yet another conversion -- Northeast Community

Hi Jim,

I believe you said it was desirable to have Price to Tangible Book Value of less than 1.0
I was trying to figure the Tangible BV of NECB. Total Tangible Assets divided by Total number of shares outstandng. Looking at the balance [more]

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blesto replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 8:07 PM

Re: left eye dominate, right handed shotgun stance

Fighting shotgun stances can be different from sporting stances. The frontal or isoceles is good if you're wearing armor. Keeping the elbow down for fighting to make you less of a target. Keeping the elbow up when shooting clays can help you track [more]

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blesto replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 7:37 PM

Re: Justice Stevens on the 2nd Amendment

...I don't get it - why should he not have to pay the lease payment? If you or I didn't pay our mortgage, they'd foreclose on our property.

It's not quite the same thing. I think there's a little more than meets the eye. Supposedly he [more]

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blesto replied to the Google, Inc. board. 6:40 PM

Re: GOOG vs. GOOGL

Is the divergence likely to grow with time?

Only time will tell, but shares with the ability to vote vs shares without voting rights may tend to command a premium over the latter.

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blesto commented on blesto's pitch for E. 6:15 PM

Updated GNVR: $59.55 to $60.38 Current start price: $36.78

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