synchronicityII

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Wed May 13

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synchronicityII replied to the Replies I'd Like To Make board. 7:00 PM

Re: Did you even read the speech?

You're talking about people who continue to attack her over trying to get healthier food in school lunches. Because man, what a divisive partisan issue THAT is!

-synchronicity, well, Bush the elder didn't like broccoli. hmmm....

Fri May 8

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synchronicityII replied to the Imp This Ride board. 1:40 PM

Re: Why I have a headache.

You are correct. I got that number by listing all possible combinations in a note book and then counting them up.

only if you double checked them by counting again in base 8.*

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*- which is just like [more]

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synchronicityII replied to the Imp This Ride board. 11:31 AM

Re: Why I have a headache.

You got it right. As the link shows, it's combination and permutations. (175*174*173)/(3*2*1)

I'll wait for one of the math genii who often post here (Wally or AI) to confirm if I'm correct or not.

-synchronicity

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synchronicityII replied to the Climate Change board. 10:55 AM

Re: Climate Funding At Harvard

No, but being right tends to give me a clear conscience. But I suppose if you had any character, you might be embarrassed.

Well, at least you're consistent in your ability to break the irony meter.

-synchronicity

Thu May 7

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synchronicityII replied to the Imp This Ride board. 2:31 PM

Re: Adventure

Wave if you drive through DFW on either I-35 (E or W).

-synchronicity, roughly equidistant between them.

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synchronicityII posted to the First World Problems board. 10:39 AM

Checking in quickly.

My life continues along much the same lines as ever. Wife still likes me and still barely ages. Job still likes me, or at least believes I'm difficult to replace (we got New Management two years ago and have developed "issues" because of [more]

Mon May 4

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synchronicityII replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 6:01 PM

Re: Buchannan: Will Vegas Values Overtake GOP?

I'll give you my sex organ when you pry it from my cold, dead, hands.*

*Was successfully able to resist posting this one for three days before I lost my willpower.


So you're no longer the master of your own [more]

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synchronicityII replied to the Snippee's Snippets board. 10:50 AM

Re: Facebook follies

They obviously don't have a degree in Unwritten International Law.

-synchronicity

Fri May 1

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synchronicityII replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 9:10 PM

Re: life insurance -- when to stop?

In addition to what others have said, it depends on what type of life insurance you have and what else you would do with the money (assuming it's a permanent policy with some cash value).

-synchronicity

Thu Apr 30

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synchronicityII replied to the Replies I'd Like To Make board. 2:03 PM

Re: Risks

You beat me to it. But I am very thankful that they've explained this concept of "risks", although it's too much for my pretty little head to take.

-synchronicity, I'm waiting for them to discuss giant earth-smashing meteors and [more]

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synchronicityII replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:45 PM

Re: GDP

You guys should be on TV! A number, especially a statistic, especially a government statistic, especially a government statistic about economics (I'll stop there) is not a fact!!!!!

A statistic/number is not a
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synchronicityII replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:43 PM

Re: GDP

http://www.multpl.com/us-gdp-growth-rate/table/by-quarter

Both 2009 and 2012 started out with the strongest 1Q for the year and the year ended weaker....unless you
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Tue Apr 28

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synchronicityII replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 10:29 PM

Re: The Worst Retirement Ever

Actually, if you run the numbers (S&P 500 at 80%, 10 year treasuries at 20%, 4% withdrawal starting in 1965 and adjust for inflation annually) it DOESN'T work, you go negative in 1997, 32 years out.

If you "spend a little under [more]

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synchronicityII replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 9:19 PM

Re: The Worst Retirement Ever

That's a lie--all of it. I can't wait for the stock market to kick your ass.

But you've repeatedly said it's poised to crash Any Time Now what with that Obama guy as President. Which is why you bought an IUL.

Contradict [more]

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synchronicityII replied to the First World Problems board. 4:50 PM

Re: Since it's on Best of...

Starting next week I'll be back in the saddle and I'll be the one at the other end of that phone call.

Congratulations! Well, I think... :-)

-synchronicity, "numbers are easy, people are difficult", and glad the [more]

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synchronicityII replied to the First World Problems board. 11:19 AM

Re: Since it's on Best of...

Be first in line.

D@MMIT!!!!

-synchronicity

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synchronicityII replied to the First World Problems board. 11:19 AM

Re: Since it's on Best of...

Be the first to ask "Kin I have yer stuff?"

-synchronicity

Mon Apr 27

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synchronicityII replied to the First World Problems board. 10:43 PM

Re: Since it's on Best of...

Let's say I inherit some money from a deceased relative. Is that taxable to me? It is way under a mil.

Nope. Even if it's way over a mil.

-synchronicity

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synchronicityII replied to the First World Problems board. 6:09 PM

Re: Since it's on Best of...

I worked with one estate that set up annuities instead of trusts for some of the people. Immediate annuities are not a bad financial investment for this use. You can set it up for monthly payments, or annual payments.

Yes, this. I [more]

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synchronicityII replied to the First World Problems board. 5:21 PM

Re: Since it's on Best of...

I think there should be something set up such that the other two daughters get a fixed amount each month, such that they don't blow every dime the minute they get it. Is that possible?

Yes. My first thought would be "Have your [more]

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