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tim443 posted to the Canada (General) board. 4 hours ago

TFSA after death

One of those things I've meant to look up for years and finally got 'aroundtuit' this morning.

The combined TFSAs have become a significant part of our 'savings' that it is not necessary to touch as we live on pensions. Since I am working [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 4 hours ago

Re: German Airbus A320 crashes in French Alps

Damn bunch of wannabees!!!

Nobody seriously hurt, weather was really nasty with heavy snow and gusty (up to 100 Km) winds. I ended up with 90 cm (36 inches) of snow on my balcony but I get a lot of drifting off the roof.


Tim [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 10:56 PM

Re: How income inequality benefits everybody

Comrade you are failing to tow the Communist mark. You will join Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn in the gulag.


Comrade you are guilty of believing the propaganda rather than the actions. Trust actions not talk. It is like some claim they [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:13 PM

Re: OT - Women's Professional Hockey

BTW: Is making fun of curling politically incorrect????????????


Speaking of which, the World men's curling championship is going on AIT in Halifax, I'm sure some channel must be showing it in USia? The Japanese just finished [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 5:26 PM

Re: Half-a-Dozen Pilots in 33 years...

since the cost of such clearance should be placed on pilots and their unions.

Just sayin'.



Mutt,

I was thinking about that this morning while writing the other post.

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tim443 posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 3:55 PM

Ridiculous Retail Rationalizing

Ridiculous only in that when Best Buy bought Future Shop way back instead of re-branding at the time they kept the Future Shop under its own name and build Best Buy stores often right across the street from them. I will sort of miss it as I've used [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:29 AM

Re: OT - Women's Professional Hockey

I love watching women's hockey but it only ever shows up on TV when we are beating up on all y'all at the Olympics.


Small correction, Canada and US are currently playing in the Women's World Championship. The Canucks are [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 4:38 AM

Re: How income inequality benefits everybody

They tried income equality in the old Soviet Union.

Not really.


http://akarlin.com/2012/06/ayn-stalin/

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 3:57 AM

Re: German Airbus A320 crashes in French Alps

<quote>
Odds of dying in an A320: 1 in 792 million flights...
</quote>

Op-Ed: Responsible Journalism and the Air Crash Du Jour



NWV

While I somewhat agree with the rant especially in regards [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:21 AM

Re: Totally OT: Need your good wishes

Even as an insider, many times I don't understand the admit/discharge policies after some procedures.


JLC

My daughter had three babies (all boys) in the hospital in San Francisco over a period of years (they are 11, 9 [more]

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tim443 posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 8:42 AM

Shale won't last, Arctic drilling needed now

Don't go all wonky on me, I don't believe we have any idea how much oil is up there nor (other than perhaps Alaska?) do we have the infrastructure in place to actually 'produce' let alone handle messes such as the Shell disaster in the Gulf. [more]

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

Re: US isolated on China-led Bank

More on South Korea's decision to join. Sounds like a sound decision to me.

Tim

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tim443 posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 7:40 AM

US isolated on China-led Bank

Good for all y'all standing up to those perfidious nations and their "looser lending standards"!!! }};-D

I mean imagine, these profligate nations want to build silly things like roads and other infrastructure instead of important [more]

Thu Mar 26

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 6:17 PM

Re: OT - Women's Professional Hockey

BTW: Is making fun of curling politically incorrect????????????


Not in my books, I played a bit of mixed doubles in my (much) younger days and it was great fun ... especially after the rocks and brooms bit was over. [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 6:13 PM

Re: German Airbus A320 crashes in French Alps

who suffered from narcolepsy

...

Hence, should a seizure be ruled out.




FM

Such a diagnosis would be an instant end to his flying career.

As an aircrew instructor I reported a student for [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 2:50 PM

Re: German Airbus A320 crashes in French Alps

All doubts are pretty well gone, this was incredibly quick for an accident investigation, they often take years.


Tim

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tim443 posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 2:20 PM

OT - Women's Professional Hockey

All right, about bloody time!!! With four teams in the NWHL and five in the CWHL (oddly both will have a team in Boston?) things are looking up.

I love watching women's hockey but it only ever shows up on TV when we are beating up on all [more]

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tim443 replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 2:01 PM

Re: Moving Program Files

UKBB

No, but certainly interesting.

I have a OS(C:) drive that is SSD about half full "129 GB free of 227 GB" and a DATA (D:) drive that is "1.81 TB free of 1.81 TB. Some of it (DATA?) would I suspect be better off [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 1:01 PM

Re: WTI over $50

More on the subject.

Comment about the Fed "backing away" as well.


Tim


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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:00 AM

Re: WTI over $50

Getting involved in a civil war in Yemen, not so much. Rather have the US take casualties.

Steve



Much of this is a proxy battle between Saudi and several others on one side and Iran on the other. What really messes it up [more]

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