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Wed Jul 29

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telegraph replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 7:58 AM

Re: I hope this is a trend

intercst:"They must be confusing it with Georgetown. US News ranks GWU below esteemed 'academic powerhouses' like the Univ. of Florida -- and GWU costs six times as much."


Undergrad has lots of foreign [more]

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telegraph replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 7:54 AM

Re: I hope this is a trend

"Huh? Barron's gives it a selectivity rating of 1 (most competitive). "

That's the lib art 'school'......the 'status' club.

The other five schools - including Engineering/Math/Science are not as 'exclusive'.

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Tue Jul 28

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telegraph replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 11:09 PM

Re: I hope this is a trend

"Bombed the SAT? It doesn't matter, if you're applying to George Washington University.

The college just became one of the largest and most prestigious to make standardized test scores optional for applicants. If you want to try to get [more]

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telegraph posted to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 8:54 PM

Key West ISIS bomber

ISIS-inspired Florida man arrested after 'planning to bury backpack bomb at Key West beach and detonate it with cell phone'

Harlem Suarez, 23, of Key West, arrested on 'weapon of mass destruction' charges after picking up inert bomb from [more]

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telegraph replied to the Climate Change board. 8:36 PM

Re: Put down the coffee - spew inducing

so you get your 'news' from a Comedy channel??

yuk yuk....

Isn't he on his last legs? Network bumped him off?


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telegraph replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 5:05 PM

Re: Trump Surges in NH!

alstro:"Decorators proficient in Nouveau Versailles are salivating over the prospect of a Trump White House redo! Instead of solar panels and an organic garden, perhaps some gilded hot tubs and a penthouse with a casino! He can host a beauty [more]

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telegraph replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 4:17 PM

Re: Pulse event could kill most of us

"4. Yes protections can be provided, but it is not being done currently, and it is not fully understood what protections work and do not work. Most of the effort has been geared to sensitive government facilities. However they also depend on the [more]

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telegraph replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 2:37 PM

Re: Trump Surges in NH!

CNC:"Ever the contrarian, I like having many contenders. They hit one another with rubber bats, they squirt seltzer on one another, and hit one another with fake pies."

That's what happens on the D side. Now it is a race to see who [more]

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telegraph replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 12:48 PM

Re: Turning Japanese

flaplips:"Let’s pretend for a moment that Coulter’s claims are true or that we do house 1/6 of all Salvadorans; is our country any worse for it? Why don’t these facts also scare the right?

There are more Jewish people in the U.S. than [more]

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telegraph replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 12:36 PM

Re: Buy, or rent a house?

alchook:"You don't need $200K. You only need $40K.

You'd be clearing $800/month on $40,000 investment, which is a 24% rate of return. Throw depreciation into the mix and most of that is tax free."


You forgot a whole [more]

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telegraph replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:20 PM

Re: Pulse event could kill most of us

What the government doesn't tell you is that if a nuke bomb is exploded 20-50 miles above the ground....it will take out the entire infrastructure for hundreds of miles around - depending how large it is.

Nothing will work that has [more]

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telegraph replied to the Climate Change board. 11:33 AM

Re: Big problems for hydrogen refueling stations

We have half a dozen 'free' EV charging stations in my town of 250,000 people. Nearly all of them are empty all of the time. I've never seen a car actually using one, and I suspect any car using it is just topping off the battery rather than taking a [more]

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telegraph posted to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 10:26 AM

Baron - take note

Would you dare to munch on a Monster Mac? As one anonymous McDonald's manager confirms the existence of the chain's 'secret menu' FEMAIL puts the most infamous items to the taste test

In a thread on Reddit a user claiming to be a McDonald's [more]

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telegraph posted to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 10:25 AM

"Disabled Man" - reality star

Something's a bit fishy! Reality TV fisherman charged with falsely claiming $40k in disability after he was caught appearing on grueling reality show Wicked Tuna'

Paul Hebert allegedly claimed to be disabled while he was catching fish and [more]

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telegraph posted to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 10:16 AM

Ate his "Wheaties" for breakfast

Infuriated cyclist lifts up CAR and moves it out of bike lane before peddling away

Road user films the strongman lifting the car into the air by its rear bumper

Cyclist side-steps to his right and moves the entire car out of the [more]

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telegraph replied to the Climate Change board. 9:57 AM

Re: Big problems for hydrogen refueling stations

I'd suspect other liquid fuels, maybe made from coal, such as various forms of alcohol, have a lot better chance than hydrogen.

Hydrogen requires super plumbing....the teeniest gap will leak hydrogen. it takes special valves...and of [more]

Mon Jul 27

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telegraph replied to the Humor and Urban Legends board. 10:54 PM

Re: AverageJoe's 717th CaptionChallenge

Insert hand in doorway to measure your blood pressure in our new bus!



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telegraph replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 10:20 PM

Re: breakfast

Just had a nice omelet this morning with tomato, mushrooms and pinch of cheddar cheese.

Plus the vitamix drink and cup of decaf.

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telegraph replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 10:17 PM

Re: Ah, air-conditioning

"It is 16 years old. I'm worried i'm going to have to replace the air handler in my attic, i think that's another $5000."


Nope...replaced two of them this past spring....gas furnace and air handler...... 24 years [more]

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telegraph replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 8:42 PM

Re: Ah, air-conditioning

You need to hire yourself a Mexican a/c guy.

rules? ....they don't worry to much about it.....

Otherwise, don't spend the 700 bucks if the compressor is on it's last legs. it will crap out in a year or two ......

My front [more]

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