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Wed Jan 21

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rainphakir replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 4:06 PM

Re: Alzheimers Cure?

You are both correct: this may be the beginning of a long multi-year process.

Why wait?
The EP2 and microglia receptor study relied in part on WBCs harvested from blood collected vessels outside the nervous [more]

Tue Jan 6

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rainphakir replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 2:42 PM

Re: dash!

I, too, don't care for the instant oatmeal.

I cook rolled oatmeal with a variety of ingredients.

I start with
1/4 to 1/3 cup oatmeal
8 oz water - or more - I like it a bit soupy.

My most common go-to is:
1 tsp [more]

Sat Jan 3

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

Re: PUMP PRICE PLUNGE: Gas cheaper 99 days strai

< 2/gallon is available from Laredo TX down to Brownsville TX, too.

The Premiun outlet mall in Harlingen parking lot was PACKED on 1 Jan. The Bass Pro Shop in Harlingen was also packed.
Lots of folks carrying bags of goodies, too. [more]

Wed Dec 31

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rainphakir replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 11:57 AM

Re: She Was Not The Least Bit Irresponsible

<<<There is no white light. I have explained to her that her refusal to "see the white light" and come up with a comcomitant story involving long dead relatives, has cost us a guest spot on Oprah. She won't relent. There was [more]

Thu Dec 25

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rainphakir replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 10:54 AM

Re: Do YOU remember Pythagoras’s theorem?

The math prank video is clever. I'm not sure it teaches any math, but it certainly would enliven the class.

Wed Dec 17

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rainphakir posted to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 3:10 PM

Moby

Moby Duck
I don't know if the book is a good read... but this 'ad' sure is :-)

[more]

Mon Dec 15

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rainphakir replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 8:17 PM

Re: OT - Save the future.. destroy the past.

Did you even look at the image in the link?

Does the Nazca line/image appear to have been impacted?

If the surface is so delicate and fragile and foot print damage is so durable, where is the damage from the foot prints of the [more]

Thu Dec 11

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rainphakir replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 7:11 PM

Re: OT: Conceptualization

tend to read a lot, write well, and show curiosity in many unrelated things

That sounds a lot like a liberal arts degree, yes?

Baily: “It’s a scarce skill that is highly valued in our society.”

The apparent [more]

Fri Dec 5

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rainphakir replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 12:58 PM

Re: Something to think about when you're driving

Militarization of the CIVILIAN police force, along with the lack of 'discretion' or perhaps the penchant for 'going by the book, no matter the specific circumstances'...


is disturbing.

ralph

Thu Dec 4

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rainphakir replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:19 PM

Re: OT rant. people spent $147M for this?

FWIW... three geezer friends HIGHLY suggested Interstellar. (MD and PhD follow their names. :-)).

They particularly liked the 'audience friendly' descriptions of physics, space travel, etc. They thought it would play well for the less [more]

Wed Dec 3

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rainphakir replied to the Political Asylum board. 8:34 PM

Re: Simple Chart of Witnesses Wilson GJ

Time to put DASH cameras with audio pickus in every car, private and public.
Time to put cameras with audio pick up on every street corner, too.

LOL
ralph

Wed Nov 26

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rainphakir replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 5:54 PM

Re: Macroeconomics of social discord

Perhaps it's a Yin Yang thing?

A couple centuries of Blacks kneeling down (in spite of the Civil War, emancipation,etc) did little for Blacks in the US.

Then came the riots of the 1960s, in which Blacks across the country said 'no [more]

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rainphakir posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 4:19 PM

OT: Gut fat bugs, Vulture bugs, and a virus

How about some holiday fare?

Obese Dog Bugs:
http://news.sciencemag.org/health/2014/11/guts-obese-dogs-lo...
Guts of obese dogs [more]

Mon Nov 24

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rainphakir replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 9:42 PM

Re: Back to Animal Drones?

This was more interesting to me.

http://ftw.usatoday.com/2014/11/toronto-maple-leafs-fans-sin...

I'm one of those who could not [more]

Thu Nov 13

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rainphakir replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 8:21 PM

Re: OT: Good bacteria bad bacteria

Gut microbes may have myriad effects?


[more]

Wed Nov 12

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rainphakir replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 6:41 PM

Re: The Hummer is back. Thank falling oil prices

Yep, I thanked him for his service ... AND his sacrifice.

Fwiw, he did NOT have the 'vet victim' attitude. He praised the VA and its handling of his case.

Ralph

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rainphakir replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 2:38 PM

Re: The Hummer is back. Thank falling oil prices

I met a Vet last week at the local cheapest-gas-around place. A paraplegic, he was about 45, had been in Army Special Forces, then 'out', then after 9/11 re-enlisted. He and his team ran over an IED and he received a 'broken, mangled back' [more]

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