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paralwaysgood replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:35 AM

Re: Should Have Bought More Humana

This chart gives an idea of the emergence of health insurance companies as an industry.

Sorry, I'm appalled.

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Mon Jun 22

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paralwaysgood replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:08 PM

Re: America’s Oil Export Ban

Isn't Harold Hamm the reigning king of Frackistan?

Fri Jun 5

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paralwaysgood replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 10:07 PM

Re: Rush Limbaugh, Greatest Living American

I recommended this fine post just because. That, and of course, Rush!

Have a nice weekend.

Tue May 26

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paralwaysgood replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:03 AM

Re: Solar

Tim,

Similarly, Ajax has managed to steer the conversation to his beliefs about global warming.

Come to think about it, Qaz has chimed in with high hopes for batteries and materials science technology...solar power brings together [more]

Tue May 5

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paralwaysgood replied to the Atheist Fools board. 2:08 PM

Re: Old white guys

Compelling evidence that the Republican Party now serves a conglomeration of specific, unrelated interests.

Fri May 1

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paralwaysgood replied to the Atheist Fools board. 6:51 PM

Re: Bayes Theorem

Loren, I realize it wasn't the intent, but the detailed analysis of "the likelihood that someone will believe in the divinity of Jesus" was really funny.

A well known popular statistician and prognosticator, Nate Silver, uses [more]

Tue Apr 28

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paralwaysgood replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 8:51 PM

Re: Wealth, Energy, and Work

Hi warrl,

It's only a high-risk proposition if I make investment decisions based on my predictions. I won't. I am mostly invested in things I believe are essential to an economy. Without naming names, there appears to be a whole lot of high [more]

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paralwaysgood replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 7:39 PM

Re: Wealth, Energy, and Work

I made a mistake.

Rather than a sinusoidal curve, it is more accurate to describe the Hubbert peak oil production curve as a perfect Bell curve.

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paralwaysgood replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 7:01 PM

Re: Wealth, Energy, and Work

I don't have a whole lot to add. Mostly I wanted to check in, and say thanks to qazulight, LorenCobb, and the other folks who have contributed. I remain convinced that energy availability to sustain the luxurious standard of living (for many human [more]

Sun Apr 26

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paralwaysgood replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 3:49 AM

Re: Wealth, Energy, and Work

Loren,

I think it's more accurate to write the equation the other way around:

Exergy = Wealth

Or even:

Exergy -> Wealth

Beyond that, I was only stating my opinion that our ability to harness the amount [more]

Thu Apr 23

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paralwaysgood replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 1:27 AM

Re: Energy = Wealth

I'll never learn how to short the market, and I will always stay more or less fully invested, in companies that provide a tangible, useful product or service to society. I may be wrong, but that's how I'm going to play that. You have to consider how [more]

Wed Apr 22

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paralwaysgood replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 10:29 PM

Re: Energy = Wealth

"But, we will harness more energy, we will create more wealth."

My problem with qazulight's opening post is the long term availability of fossil fuels. I went looking for some data that estimated the percentage of energy [more]

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