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Sat Sep 27

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intercst posted to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 1:28 PM

Hospitals Want You to Pay Up-Front

As GOP-approved, for-profit operators skim an ever larger piece of the pie, consumers are getting the shaft.

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Mon Sep 22

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intercst replied to the Retirement Investing board. 8:02 PM

Re: Retired at 35 in 1984 -- 30 yr Update

billjohn4 writes,

How does one define retirement? Most would define it as "stop working." I define it as "no longer being gainfully employed.

Based on this definition, I "retired" in 1987 at age 43. But
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intercst posted to the Political Asylum board. 2:29 AM

Charlie Sheen Cleaning Up After NFL Atrocities

I've never seen much to be proud of in the NFL - between the arrogant billionaire owners and a staff (i.e., the players) with a decidedly criminal bent, there's really no one to cheer for.

Now drug-crazed Charlie Sheen is cleaning up after [more]

Sun Sep 21

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intercst posted to the Political Asylum board. 11:17 PM

Rockerfellers Divest from Fossil Fuels

All you got left now is the Koch Brothers and a few Chickenhawks & Tea-Baggers.

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intercst replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 10:47 PM

Re: It's about time.

New Jersey’s Cory Booker introduced legislation that would prohibit tax-free status for all major sports leagues. (The National Hockey League and PGA Tour are also nonprofits.M

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I've always gotten a big [more]

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intercst replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 9:38 PM

Re: Inside the Mind of a Teabagger

MisterFungi posts,

Count, I'm about halfway through a book I'm writing, about my experiences as an organizer in Detroit. Theda Skocpol (Harvard) has written some good research on Tea Party supporters. One article is available [more]

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intercst replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 5:14 PM

Re: 30 Years Ago They Retired at 35: An Update

StockGoddess writes,

Hopefully they don't play on ever getting social security, as they'd be at the bottom of the scale with so few years of wages input.

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You'd be surprised. I paid maximum FICA from [more]

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intercst posted to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 2:00 PM

Doctor Hopes to Die at 75

http://www.theatlantic.com/features/archive/2014/09/why-i-ho...

An argument that society and families—and you—will be better off if nature
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intercst posted to the Retirement Investing board. 2:00 PM

Doctor Hopes to Die at 75

http://www.theatlantic.com/features/archive/2014/09/why-i-ho...

An argument that society and families—and you—will be better off if nature
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Sat Sep 20

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intercst replied to the Retirement Investing board. 11:16 PM

Re: Retired at 35 in 1984 -- 30 yr Update

I liked this quote from Paul Terhorst.

http://retireearlylifestyle.com/aaa/paul-vicki-interview-upd...

REL: Back when we interviewed you in
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intercst posted to the Political Asylum board. 7:11 PM

Drive-by Doctoring - $117k for an Asst Surgeon?

$117,000 for an "assistant surgeon"? WTF?

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/09/21/us/drive-by-doctoring-surp...

The United
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intercst posted to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 7:08 PM

Drive-by Doctoring

$117,000 for an "assistant surgeon"? WTF?

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/09/21/us/drive-by-doctoring-surp...

The United
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intercst replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 3:17 PM

Re: 30 Years Ago They Retired at 35: An Update

BlueGrits writes,

The key element seems to be their desire to never really own anything.

You mean other than a $1 million plus investment portfolio and a house in Argentina?

I'm not particularly keen on owning stuff [more]

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intercst replied to the Retirement Investing board. 2:00 PM

Re: Retired at 35 in 1984 -- 30 yr Update

pauleckler asks,

Aren't you an early retiree from 1994 or so. How old were you? When do you publish the 20 yr update on your early retirement?

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It will be 20 years this November -- I'm 58 now, retired [more]

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intercst replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 2:59 AM

Re: 30 Years Ago They Retired at 35: An Update

Galeno is a good friend of the Terhorst's. Haven't heard from him in a few years.

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intercst posted to the Retirement Investing board. 2:09 AM

Retired at 35 in 1984 -- 30 yr Update

Authors of "Cashing in on the American Dream -- Retire at 35" give us a 30-year update on their amazing life. (They retired in 1984.)

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Fri Sep 19

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intercst posted to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 4:28 PM

Retirement Community for the Young?

That's what they're calling Portland OR, which now leads the nation in overeducated/underemployed 40-year-olds.

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Thu Sep 18

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