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Tue May 12

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rainphakir replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 9:33 PM

Re: FL Cop Rapes Woman At Traffic Stop

That's a raw story.

ralph

Tue Apr 21

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rainphakir replied to the Retirement Investing board. 6:09 PM

Re: SS

Alchook posts that genetics may not play much of a role in longevity.

Here's another side:

http://genomemag.com/
The Spring 2015 issue of Genome is titled:
Will You live to [more]

Sat Apr 18

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rainphakir replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:32 PM

Re: I Gotta Get Me One of Them!

LOGG - LifeLogger Technologies says it has an app that is camera agnostic, and will record all your daily activities, store the info for your later use.

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Wed Apr 15

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rainphakir replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:22 PM

Re: Life is short. Have an affair.

I guess I need to talk to my legal team about a Living Sex Will?

From Tim's link.
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Sun Apr 12

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rainphakir replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 2:15 PM

Re: Pick your poison.

Was it Bill Haast?
http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bill_Haast


At the time of his death, he was lauded with a special report on some tv network.
Must a been a character. No, [more]

Sat Apr 11

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rainphakir replied to the Saul's Investing Discussions board. 4:14 PM

Re: OT: Captain--avocado Trees

Texas hill country peaches, too, are kept short.

When I asked about it, 10 years ago, I was told that, in addition to easier hand harvest, it helps with allowing light to more leaves, and improved air flow through the canopy, which inhibits [more]

Thu Apr 2

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rainphakir replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 10:16 PM

Re: Iced Tea Causes Kidney Failure

Well... there goes the MIND diet (Mediterranean Diet mixed with DASH diet) that is recommended for 'health'.


This site lists High Oxalate, Medium Oxalate and Low Oxalate foods...
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rainphakir replied to the Atheist Fools board. 5:52 PM

Re: Libertarian fury

I traveled on mainland Honduras 3 years ago. I spent a couple days in the outskirt of San Pedro Sula (near the airport). I spent more time: 4 days in La Ceiba, a week on Utila, a week in Tela.

My trip was NOT as bleak as he makes it [more]

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rainphakir replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 5:28 PM

Re: Over population, over consumption - in pictures

and THAT, my friends, is the real cause of global climate change.
ralph

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rainphakir replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 5:17 PM

Re: OT - Home Rentals in Cuba

Just out of curiosity, I checked R/T flight costs, for 1 traveler, from Dallas TX to Havana Cuba vs costs from Halifax NS to Havana Cuba.

$662 from Halifax
$1000 (give or take $50) from Dallas.

R/T Dallas to Miami is $147 to 200 [more]

Sat Mar 28

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rainphakir replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 12:16 PM

Re: Apple's Woznizk: Future Bad For People

Does this mean that computers of the future will have to watch those tv commercials about 'abused humans'?

?
ralph

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rainphakir replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:13 PM

Re: Megascale Desalination is possible

Florida might also benefit from megascale desalination plants.

Much of south Florida's municipal water supply is ground water from the underling aquifers. Saltwater intrusion into the aquifer is a problem.


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Fri Mar 27

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rainphakir replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 1:48 PM

Re: Way OT: Just published my first book (on tra

Good answer Bryan :-)
I took it to mean... there are many ways to get from point A to point B. Walking and swimming, for a truly self directed experience, have their own downsides. If one is not in a hurry and can afford it, an extended [more]

Thu Mar 26

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rainphakir replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 1:08 PM

Re: Zombie REITS

Lurkers .. like me, who are not 'expert' or really even well read/educated about REITs, but have an interest in the topic?

I read this board and gain a lot from that.

Thank you all for the information you post.
Ralph

Fri Mar 20

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rainphakir replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:46 AM

Re: More New Goals

Tim asks:
I suppose we could start building homes from plastic or cement, ban fire places, steel toothpicks, what else?

How about: recycled building waste for the materials or ‘ink’ which also contain glass fiber, steel and [more]

Sat Mar 14

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rainphakir replied to the Retirement Investing board. 1:47 AM

Re: Retirement Investing

Hi BlueGrits
I'm not af485. :-)

since we file jointly and DW's earned income is pretty good, can I just go ahead and contribute the $6,500 based on that

This irs.gov webpage:

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Thu Mar 5

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rainphakir replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 8:59 AM

Re: Career Opportunity in Seattle

Sounds like an app waiting to happen, and then no need for the czar.
Ralph

Tue Mar 3

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rainphakir replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 5:57 PM

Re: Cold fusion update

and then there's this...

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ITER

<<an international nuclear fusion research and engineering megaproject, which is currently building the world's largest [more]

Mon Mar 2

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rainphakir replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 4:07 PM

Re: OT-School Lunch Around the World

Just because it's 'offered' does NOT mean it's being eaten. I suspect that if any of those plates were offered in a typical American school lunch, MANY students still would not eat most of the items.

:-)
I do know a few American kids who [more]

Fri Feb 27

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rainphakir replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 5:04 PM

Re: How do you see it?

It's trick photography. Look at the background, and it's obvious that the 'effects' function on a digital camera has been set to 'negative'. Blue and black will appear white and gold on that setting. I play with those settings all the [more]

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