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Tue May 3

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flyerboys replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 10:59 PM

Re: Redneck Pool Water Refill

Oh Yes!

My house pool is 7x11 ft, 4 ft deep with a big smoothed baffled propellor creating a fine smooth current to swim against 'upstream' like a swimmer treadmill. Works great.

I built in in one of 4 house rainwater cisterns, and [more]

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flyerboys replied to the Apple board. 10:40 PM

Re: Good buy

Increasingly the only question that matters is the basic one -- what will be the long term cash to stockowner stream?

There are lots of extraneous hi-tech and bubble economics and woo woo woo models and stories, some that have had their day, [more]

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flyerboys replied to the Atheist Fools board. 10:04 PM

Re: one step closer...

A rec to 1pg.


We gotta

1.) Keep on keeping on, like we have ever since the evil game was invented by the emerging Neo-Cons Kristol Rove cum Buchanan and the fascists for jeezuz crowd. They bet on the short fast side of a long [more]

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flyerboys replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 8:11 PM

Re: A macro observation?

Sports Chalet has been double whammied.

Low end now goes to Amazon, CostCo, Walmart.

High End (where the profits were for Sports Chalet that paid for real humans with real knowledge about boot fitting and etc.) now goes to [more]

Mon May 2

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flyerboys replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:43 PM

Re: TTIP in trouble

There is a strong argument that one ought to make the best deal that one can, and given that our counter parties are the likes of the Politburo of the CP of China (with their multitudes of highly interested children), their much more experienced [more]

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flyerboys replied to the Atheist Fools board. 2:21 AM

Re: Shop at Target, pee at WalMart.

he religion that worships a guy in a dress and with long hair


And whose most important gospel was written by one of the youngest (and in many ancient accountings beautiful) of the disciples, a guy who makes a powerful claim for [more]

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flyerboys replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 2:09 AM

Re: Social Security Changes

Steve,

Never heard of either and I will definitely check them out.

Thnx.

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flyerboys replied to the Political Asylum board. 1:32 AM

Re: Obama @ Press Club Ruled

Hey.



Hi there Namkato and friends.



Now that ya'll mention it, at the same dinner where Obama ruled ever so lightly, Larry Wilmore laid down another fierce marker

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Sun May 1

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flyerboys replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 10:47 PM

Re: Social Security Changes

Steve,

No argument, especially not with Zardoz.

I meant within the Sci-Fi genre (good lord have you tried to sit through the multi Oscar winning Anthony Adverse? It is my nominee for biggest Turkey of all time (although the [more]

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flyerboys replied to the Atheist Fools board. 2:13 PM

Re: They're rioting in California

I have a good friend, Guatemalan, who went to protest against Trump at the Costa Mesa event with friends from his mostly Central American and Mexican Evangelical Christian Church. They and many other saner people protesting were appalled at the [more]

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flyerboys replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:56 PM

Re: Social Security Changes

Aaaah, Logan's Run!

In my over-testosteroned mid-twenties I was always up for a sci-fi romp, tracked Michael York carefully, and gobbled 70mm and Dolby.

BUT Logan's Run was unquestionably the [more]

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flyerboys posted to the Political Asylum board. 1:56 AM

Obama @ Press Club Ruled

It was his best appearance at what has evolved into the Prez's annual comedy show, and given his past hits that is saying a lot. Also gives a fine summary of "where we is".


Full: [more]

Fri Apr 29

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flyerboys replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:55 PM

Re: California's Urban Oil Fields

Los Angeles' original wealth was derived PRIMARILY from oil and gas developed in the late 19th and early 20th century, and the city has coexisted and regulated the industry with increasing success and severity as the 20th century rolled along. This [more]

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flyerboys replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:39 AM

Re: Increasing WW Urbanization

The article linked by BlueGrits is about much more than water and mega-cities, etc, it is Prime Data and first rate Provocative ReConceptualization that I expect most METaRites will find well worth examining and enjoying. Big big [more]

Thu Apr 28

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flyerboys replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:42 PM

Re: OT: Just saying hello

Make certain to have ear plugs in ears before falling asleep in Istanbul. Anciently, the dawn call to prayer was beautiful and inviting; today it is horrifically amplified and would make Stalin, Goebbels, Mao, and the fat boy in N Korea radiant with [more]

Tue Apr 26

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flyerboys replied to the Political Asylum board. 1:26 AM

Re: Democratic purity test

the pre-Browser days of Usenet.

Ah, the Good Old Days, and I had almost forgotten [choke gasp].

"Thanks for the memories...."


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flyerboys replied to the Improve the Fool board. 1:13 AM

Re: Comments on Foolish articles

This is an important issue and I hope fellow fools rec captainccs' post to give it visibility.

Quite aside from the rational reasons given by our good captain denny s, I irrationally hate and detest Facebook as do millions. The Fool should [more]

Mon Apr 25

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flyerboys replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 10:36 PM

Re: OT A cute comic full of philosophy & fun

YES!

Thnx DD, these days I rarely encounter a new strip worth the effort, and this one is xlnt.

And (this is incidental to how good the strip is) I've done death counseling (death and HIV being buddies) since the 80's and I am [more]

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flyerboys replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 5:07 PM

Re: What price breaks OPEC and keeps frackers al

I have an old USAian friend who has worked in Saudi Arabia for the last 14 years -- mostly communications security stuff. He was recently canned, with no explanation, and he is still owed 6 months back pay. He knows a number of others in the same [more]

Sat Apr 23

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flyerboys replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 5:44 PM

Re: Everybody else is broke

By definition half the population is below the median in anything you care to measure.

Captain, that was precisely my point.


"Half the population is below average intelligence" has little or no new [more]

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