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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:29 AM

Re: Germans shut down Canadians...

Those wiley Canadian bankers at Maple Bank are being put out of business by the same brilliant German regulators who failed to recognize how precarious Deutsche Bank has become.


Oh that Maple Bank! ... never heard of it. Sounds [more]

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tim443 replied to the Mining and Metals board. 9:16 AM

Re: LSG trading halted

Now the real truth.


Tim

http://www.bnn.ca/News/2016/2/8/Miner-Tahoe-Resources-to-buy...

Tahoe [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 8:41 AM

Re: Taxing Greeks

You might want to warn Banker Lady against loaning too much money to Greeks [or Germans] at the present time.

;-)



To the best of my knowledge she only lends to USian tech companies .... }};-@

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tim443 posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 8:23 AM

Taxing Greeks

Tough job trying to get money to pay grandma's pension when her "kids" don't pay taxes on cigarettes, booze, fuel, gambling and even use offshore bank accounts to avoid taxes. Unfortunately a long history of such corruption in some cultures [more]

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tim443 posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:18 PM

OT - Super Bowl of Commercials

OK the football sucks, I switched to curling for awhile to get some action, now at least I get to watch the commercials.


Tim


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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 6:27 PM

Re: Hillary, release the Transcripts!!!

I always shake my head when the hollywierd crowd latches on to something. The media goes nuts, because they are "celebrities", and the serious questions get buried in the posturing and hype.

Steve



You [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 6:21 PM

Re: John Mauldin: $100 Trillion Up in Smoke

You know how Che got to be economic minister of Cuba? At a meeting Fidel asked if there were any economists present. Che raised his hand thinking Fidel was asking for communists.

The Captain



Odd, I don't recall mention [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 3:05 PM

Re: John Mauldin: $100 Trillion Up in Smoke

The Fed is as credible as a three dollar bill.

Denny Schlesinger



I have one of these? }};-D

http://www.cuba-junky.com/foto-algemeen/Che3peso.jpg

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 2:58 PM

Re: OT? Car side mirrors go video

Thank you for recommending this post to our Best of feature.
I think this it's a great idea to use video to replace side view mirrors. I recently rented a car that had a video backup display and loved it.

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I'm
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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:42 PM

Re: John Mauldin: $100 Trillion Up in Smoke

So if the price of oil goes up $35 does $50 trillion of the loss go "Down in Smoke?


That was a bit trite but I stopped reading a page 7 when he confused wind and solar that produces electricity with oil that mostly turns [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:34 AM

Re: Hillary, release the Transcripts!!!

Mutt!!!!

Oh well, CNN has decided to hold a debate in Flint, wonder if the candidates will make a show of drinking the water?

Man you guys torture these poor people. }};-D

Our PMs just get picked by the parties and they [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:23 AM

Re: OT: Self-filling water bottle?

We traced it not to re-bottled water, nor to mixed drinks, nor to carelessness on all of our parts, but to butter. The cruise ship (only 50-100 people, quite small) was scrupulous about bottled water and such, but they put the alumninum foil [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 10:12 PM

Re: John Mauldin: $100 Trillion Up in Smoke

John Mauldin: $100 Trillion Up in Smoke $100 Trillion Up in Smoke

... He figures that $100 trillion in oil wealth has been destroyed by oil falling from $100 to $30 a barrel. Simple arithmetic: 1,700 billion barrels of proven reserves
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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 10:04 PM

Re: OT: Self-filling water bottle?

I was actually thinking that if you could come up with a cheap version of this it would be a good thing in Central America, where I saw even relatively poor people buying bottled water and others drawing water from streams that were not [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 8:21 PM

Re: OT: Self-filling water bottle?

I think this pic was taken from that film, an airdale with his solar still set up.

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 8:14 PM

Re: Growth Tech Crash Underway

http://www.cnet.com/internet-speed-test/

Do I really need 300Mbps to read posts on the Fool, or posts on Facebook, or on Curbside Classic?
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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 7:45 PM

Re: JPM joins the war on cash...

Remember: cash transactions = bad,


SB

Some nations might actually be able to become cashless. I'm thinking the Danes could do it, we Canucks might someday? There is zero chance the US could do it, they can't even get rid [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 7:38 PM

Re: OT: Self-filling water bottle?

Thank you for recommending this post to our Best of feature.
I was curious about this, so I was trying to find a region that has high humidity but low groundwater--my google skills have failed. Do you know of some
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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 6:59 PM

Re: US productivity FALLS a sharp three percent

Thank you for recommending this post to our Best of feature.
I agree that using labor cost as a measure of productivity is obsolete, when much of the production has more to do with capital costs. However...

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A huge chunk
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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 6:48 PM

Re: Growth Tech Crash Underway

So says the guy with the 12 year old Volvo....the defense rests.



Actually the little Volvo turns 15 years old next month. It does not however have to interface with millions of other machines on a daily basis over the [more]

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