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Wed Aug 20

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saunafool replied to the Political Asylum board. 8:02 AM

Re: When They Don't Know Who You Are

When we make it a black vs white thing we trivialize all those others who are being killed by police too quick to pull a trigger.

The militarization of police and society in general (i.e. "stand your ground" laws) is only [more]

Tue Aug 19

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saunafool posted to the Political Asylum board. 2:59 AM

When They Don't Know Who You Are

One of the better commentaries on Ferguson, by an NFL player who comes from the area.
http://mmqb.si.com/2014/08/16/nfl-player-david-bass-ferguson... [more]

Mon Aug 18

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saunafool posted to the Atheist Fools board. 7:07 AM

Hear My Confession

I can't admit this to the real people in my life, so here is my confession.

Sometimes, when you are learning a foreign language, you make mistakes, very embarrassing mistakes.

I was at a shopping center with my French wife and her [more]

Wed Aug 13

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saunafool replied to the Political Asylum board. 7:17 AM

Re: A most amazing thing

Rush Limbaugh said he killed himself because "he had a leftist agenda."

Classy of Rush to say that.

Fri Aug 1

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saunafool replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 10:10 AM

Re: Slightly OT? Passports and expiration dates

Ditto, renew the passport well in advance of his travel. Never add stress to international travel when it can be avoided.

FWIW, they probably would not let him fly. Most places require the validity to extend through the validity of the entry [more]

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saunafool replied to the Peak Oil Party board. 10:05 AM

Re: Fuel Efficiency

hybrid costs more. A diesel costs even more...

Not sure if you mean to imply that a diesel costs more than a hybrid, or that both the diesel and hybrid would add to the price of the car?

For what it is worth, I pulled out the [more]

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saunafool wrote about Tesla Motors (TSLA) . 9:44 AM

TSLA Underperform

Overvalued, again.

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saunafool made a pick in CAPS. 9:44 AM

Tesla Motors (TSLA) will Underperform the S&P 500

Thu Jul 31

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saunafool replied to the Peak Oil Party board. 8:51 AM

Re: We're Number 1

The USA must be exporting a BUNCH!

Point taken, but we are certainly importing a lot less than we were in 2005.

Wed Jul 30

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saunafool replied to the Peak Oil Party board. 2:23 AM

Re: Fuel Efficiency

B,

I am an American living in Luxembourg, so my options are different from the US. Diesel is about $5.50/gallon right now and gasoline is $6.00/gallon--give or take. Diesel is cheaper across most of Europe due to tax policy.

My [more]

Tue Jul 29

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saunafool posted to the Peak Oil Party board. 10:19 AM

Fuel Efficiency

I got my new car today. I've been in Europe for 7 years--how the time flies...

Anyway, the first car was a mid-sized sedan, 4-cylinder diesel with 140 hp, 7-speed automatic transmission, and all of the typical features. After 160,000 miles, [more]

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saunafool replied to the Peak Oil Party board. 10:00 AM

Re: Bakken and Eagle Ford

Not sure on Nigeria, just using Wikipedia lists like everyone else...

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saunafool posted to the Peak Oil Party board. 7:21 AM

Bakken and Eagle Ford

Production increases by more than 30% year over year.
[more]

Mon Jul 28

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saunafool replied to the Saul's Investing Discussions board. 9:34 AM

Re: UA

Good work on the comparison to Nike, and I suspect that UA has nothing less than becoming as big as Nike as their goal.

The one comment I'd make is that it took Nike 35 years to arrive at their current position. UA is only about 15 years [more]

Wed Jul 23

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saunafool replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 7:55 AM

Re: The future, or what's left of it.

In other words, not only can you super charge the plant growth by making it day light 24 hours a day, you can only provide the wavelengths of light that the plants can process so you do not have to pay to reproduce all of the light you gather with [more]

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saunafool posted to the Peak Oil Party board. 7:40 AM

We're Number 1

USA is now the leading oil producer in the world, surpassing Saudi Arabia and Russia:
[more]

Tue Jul 22

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saunafool posted to the Political Asylum board. 6:08 AM

Kansas, Wisconsin, Illinois, Minnesota

Let's compare some states:

Kansas and Wisconsin, which have tried to cut taxes and spending to improve their economies. Illinois and Minnesota raised taxes and kept spending relatively flat to get towards a balanced budget.

Kansas [more]

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saunafool replied to the Political Asylum board. 5:37 AM

Re: Climate change nails male conservatives.

Conservatives don't eat oysters. Oysters are liberal food, like sushi.

Mon Jul 21

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saunafool replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 8:17 AM

Re: The future, or what's left of it.

but really, who would have thought "Google" in 1994?

Over the weekend, I asked a question.

My 5-year-old son said, "why don't you just look it up on the internet?"

Yeah, the world has changed.

Fri Jul 11

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saunafool replied to the Atheist Fools board. 2:31 AM

Re: Charlie

Welcome back Charlie.

To share my story of diet and exercise...

I started running marathons 2 years ago. Ran #4 just a few weeks ago in my PR time of 3:34. Not bad for a 45 year old.

Then, I had my annual blood test last [more]

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