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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 2 hours ago

Re: Sleepy Finland could tear apart euro project

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What!? Finland!? ithought Finland was a bunch socialists? Surely socialist understand about mooching off of others? That is what socialists do. right?

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 3 hours ago

Re: OT Mystery of the giant arrows (with pics)

While they are no longer used, many lie forgotten until they are found by arrow-hunting fans


Perhaps they should re-instate the technology considering the number of airplanes lost since they stopped using [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 2:59 PM

Re: OT HMS Lusty

More than 25 sailors airlifted from Royal Navy ships after falling pregnant - including one from 'HMS Lusty'


Brings new meaning to an old RN and RM (Royal Marines) joke that 'We don't recruit new people we breed them'. This was [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 2:45 PM

Re: China Embraces Robots

The mandated "one child" law is now coming home to roost. There is a labor shortage in China. Hence the need for robots


Which is why I find India is more interesting.

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 8:20 AM

Re: OT Build It and They Will Come?

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Being seen coming from far on those wide boulevards would make revolutionaries easy targets...



Interesting idea, I wonder if that is why South Africa has three [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 8:01 AM

Re: Draught cause not reported

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I was in LA a couple of weeks ago and all the golf courses look great. Can't be too bad a drought if there's still water for a mere game!!!



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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 7:46 AM

Re: I Gotta Get Me One of Them!

is this type tech poised to become more common?
Dash cams, wearable cams, drone cams... Security cams...


Ralph


Probably.


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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:39 PM

Re: Draught cause not reported

I didn't read the OP but I'm assuming this must be what he is complaining about?


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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 5:59 PM

Re: But where were the regulators?

It's a further shame that pipelines can't be rendered more safe by careful monitoring, periodic maintenance and remote visual inspections for any cracks or pressure tests for any leaks.

Just sayin'



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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 1:10 PM

Re: But where were the regulators?

California Fines PG&E $1.6 Billion for Deadly Gas Explosion


It would seem that California has discovered a never ending source of revenue? I'm not convinced that PG&E is the guilty party here but apparently they have deep [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:49 AM

Re: OT (maybe) Iranian convoy moves toward Yemen

OT: What we got down here makes Harper look like a towering genius.

--fleg


I have a picture (taken Halloween 2010) of me holding my baby granddaughter and standing next to a smiling Harper, anyone need a picture for their [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:40 AM

Re: Krugman Complains

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All of us - from Japan to Europe to the US - have been guilty of doubling down on policies without regard to the possible negative effects not just from the policies themselves,
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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:06 AM

Re: Krugman Complains

Look at the US Military after Vietnam; it was a babbling mess until an entire new generation of military leaders took over. Between (roughtly) 1972 and 1989 the military was a joke, but it was re-learning and rebuilding, more by simple [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 8:07 AM

Re: OT (maybe) Iranian convoy moves toward Yemen

Officials fear the move could lead to a showdown with the U.S. or other members of a Saudi-led coalition, which is enforcing a naval blockade of Yemen and is conducting its fourth week of airstrikes against the Houthis.


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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 4:26 PM

Re: Beer Taxes and Selling Electricity

My second thought (these moves have been telegraphed for awhile) is that perhaps someone should explain that 40% ownership is not a majority ownership? I'm sure the lawyers would have a ball with her plan if five or six 10% owners decided to join [more]

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tim443 posted to the Mining and Metals board. 3:11 PM

Asia Bullish for Nuclear Power

I was somewhat surprised nobody mentioned the Cameco contract with India so thought I better get it in.


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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:39 AM

Re: China regulatory moves rattle global markets

I'm looking forward to seeing VT include those Chinese A shares soon.


Hmmmm thinking out loud here. Only the US has more English speakers than India though the % is much higher in Pakistan.

Literacy rate is below global [more]

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tim443 replied to the Canada (General) board. 9:48 AM

Re: end the “inter-provincial bickering”

Groan .... !!!!

We are so screwed.

I own a couple hundred shares of TRP, done well by them but for some reason they seem to be a magnet for political stupidity. Other pipeline companies seem to get stuff done under the radar. [more]

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tim443 posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 8:33 AM

Beer Taxes and Selling Electricity

My first thought was that beer and tobacco tax increases are a time honoured way for provinces to raise cash and most are OK with that.

My second thought (these moves have been telegraphed for awhile) is that perhaps someone should explain [more]

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