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Mon Dec 15

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karenlj replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 11:04 AM

Re: Is this True?

A relative tells me that all it is is Super Glue and that I could have done it myself for $3.
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Probably not true.

The best option for repairing a nick or chip is to [more]

Wed Dec 10

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karenlj replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 3:38 PM

Re: OT: Retirement Planning

What if my wife wants to keep working long past 67 years of age, and I'm on her policy, and we are both covered by her work? Will we be penalized if we choose to stay on her health insurance as long as she keeps working?

No. But you [more]

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karenlj replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 1:48 PM

Re: Hay Goofy

Did you have any luck cleaning the goo out of your oil bottle, huuuggh? If so, please post on what you used and how you did it
;-)

C.J.V. – inquiring minds want to know & me too, yes


hot water, soak, [more]

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karenlj replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 12:46 PM

Re: OT: Retirement Planning

2 good books: Medicare for Dummies 2015 and Maximize Your Medicare (2014 Edition): Understanding Medicare, Protecting Your Health, and Minimizing Costs

Maximize Your Medicare is great at walking you through selecting your [more]

Fri Dec 5

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karenlj replied to the Retirement Investing board. 6:05 PM

Re: Planning for health issues

A coworker's father had Alzheimer's, so he bought a long-term care policy at a specific facility to take care of him when he became to ill for his son and family to care for him in their home.

When that day came, they called the facility and [more]

Tue Nov 4

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karenlj replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 5:00 PM

Re: Rant: We need more guns at home. Right.

People with kids tend to teach them safety around what's around their environment. Not everyone owns guns. And not everyone living in the US was born in the US, so citizens having guns might not be the "norm" for the parent based on [more]

Mon Oct 27

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karenlj posted to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 4:01 PM

My Attic

I live in Houston: I have a 2-story townhouse with a 1994 hot water heater in the attic. My HVAC system is also in the attic. Also, blown-in insulation (2 years ago). And no decking.

Everything is working fine. The workmen just love [more]

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karenlj replied to the Get Organized! board. 10:16 AM

Re: There is no hiding from mail

am somewhere between denial and relief. I started in software, and currently am in a customer support/pre-sales position. There are parts of my job I like and will miss, and other parts that are very stressful.

...

I would feel
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Wed Oct 22

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karenlj replied to the Political Asylum board. 1:33 PM

Re: Biden's Cocaine Kids

I remember the "The Bush daughters should enlist so they can go to Iraq" and get maimed stuff.

There's nothing in any of the posts listed about wanting the Bush daughters to get maimed or even injured.

Fri Oct 17

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karenlj replied to the Atheist Fools board. 1:16 PM

Re: Another Bad Idea

Excellent article, thank you.

Later in the same article:

So what am I missing here? These sermons have direct bearing on the facts being disputed in this lawsuit — a lawsuit initiated by the churches themselves, not by the city. [more]

Wed Oct 8

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karenlj replied to the Atheist Fools board. 12:23 PM

Re: Rick Perry Fires Officials

Cruz/Perry in 2016!!!

(Please run this ticket...please please please...!!!)

:-)


I won't believe that either Cruz or Perry would take a back seat to the other until I see it.

Karen
Blue Texan

Mon Oct 6

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karenlj replied to the Political Asylum board. 1:33 PM

Re: Lizzy Warren, kissing Import/Export Bank's b

The Export-Import Bank is not the same thing as Wall Street. It is an independent agency of the Executive Branch of the US government. No one lobbies it for campaign contributions.

And I very much hope that Elizabeth Warren stays interested [more]

Sat Oct 4

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karenlj replied to the Gardening and Landscaping board. 10:14 AM

Re: Oversized litter boxes!!!

Maybe this will help: http://landscaping.about.com/od/pestcontrol/a/cat_repellents...

Karen

BTW, I have a beautiful cat that looks very much like your [more]

Wed Oct 1

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karenlj replied to the Humor and Urban Legends board. 10:43 AM

Re: Can bears scare cliffs?

scare or scale?
Well you got me interested, but, now I want to know why?


The bears scared the cliffs when they scaled them. The cliffs didn't know bears could do that.

Karen :)

Wed Sep 24

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karenlj replied to the Atheist Fools board. 11:27 AM

Re: Kick Gas

BTW, it might not be much of a pity at all, if the fever-dreams of Google and Tesla come to pass. Within the next few decades, we may all be getting around on electric-powered autonomous cars...which may obviate most (if not all) of the benefit of [more]

Mon Sep 22

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karenlj replied to the Atheist Fools board. 1:26 PM

Re: The "Bootstraps" Lecturers: Read T


I wish she'd used some of her access and funding to give voice to real poor people.


She was a real poor person. She described in some detail how limited her options were. She told you her story and it's really no good to complain [more]

Wed Sep 17

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karenlj replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 4:41 PM

Re: Marriott--Tip Envelopes in Rooms Program

You may not have heard of it, but...

Emily Post says: $2-$5 per day, left daily with a note marked "Housekeeping - Thank you" [more]

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