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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 25 minutes ago

Re: U.S Labor Participation Rate

This drop for women is contrary to all other major countries!*


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

Re: Coal mine and power plants

From where I sit, those climate change believers are really anti-chemistry and anti-mathematics.

- Pete



Actually they are just anti-nuclear. The rest is eyewash for the unwashed masses. The hypocrisy just drips all over [more]

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

Re: FIFA's top 7 executives to enjoy USA

-Soccer is not that popular in the US, so holding the trial here will give the sport tons of free publicity.


Well this might help as well. The US women are playing the Japanese women in the final on Sunday. Germany and England [more]

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

Re: OT, after 20 years of development...

Lockheed says the 35 isn't supposed to dogfight. It is supposed to pop it's opponent from long range with a missile.


Steve

Wasn't that the plan for the F-14 as well? I think that's why the navy built the F-18. Good [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 8:18 AM

Re: OT: Transasia 235

Sadly it is far from the first time pulling back the wrong engine has happened. It is largely a training (or lack thereof) problem


I should add that "procedures" can be used to reduce the incidence. Our military pilots [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 7:54 AM

Re: OT: Transasia 235

Thank you for recommending this post to our Best of feature.

Cheap flights are all nice but perhaps some airlines are trying to cut expenses at neuralgic spots:



SB

That was strongly suspected on the day of the [more]

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tim443 posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 7:28 AM

Airlines Investigated for Colluding

Scheesch, airlines finally figure out how to make profits and now the government complains!!! }};-$

Airlines have always colluded especially when one lowers the price on a route as everyone copies that price. Hence the complaint by a former [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 7:02 AM

Re: Whole Foods Overcharging

Classic and correct way to handle bad PR. Own your mistake and fix it.

Don't make up stupid excuses.

Of course they are still overpriced so I probably won't shop there.


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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 6:39 AM

Re: OT Mexicans buying up Donald Trump PIÑATAS

'Imbecile', 'racist', 'absurd' and 'ignorant' were some of the less vulgar words used by prominent Mexicans about Trump after the flamboyant real estate magnate described migrants from Mexico to the United States as drug-runners and [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 6:19 AM

Re: Some Good Greek News

My Feta cheese (from Costco) was made in Southern Ontario ... by Greek immigrants. }};-D

Yesterday

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 7:36 PM

Re: And they're not even Greek

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Then we go into the back yard and watch the neighbor's three German Shepherds run around and try to hide as each rocket explodes.


Yeah our [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 7:07 PM

Re: U.S., Cuba agree on Full Diplomatic Relation

They interviewed a Congressperson from Florida who said words to the effect "we are not going to appropriate any money to run the embassy and we will not vote to approve an ambassador."


That's good, then we won't have [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 7:03 PM

Re: Ethical investing, KO & PEP

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Personally, I don't use any of their products because they would damage my health. However, millions enjoy them. I don't base my investing on anything but profit
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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 3:06 PM

Re: And they're not even Greek

Desert (Oh and did I mention there will be fireworks?) Dave


Oh we do that as well but rarely attend in person as we can actually hear them and see some of the high ones from our fifth floor deck. One of my real BILs lives down [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 1:42 PM

Re: U.S., Cuba agree on Full Diplomatic Relation

I want to build the fiber network and wireless system.

That is desperately needed ... unless of course you want to escape while on vacation. }};-D

The current system is pathetic to a point of useless.

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 1:39 PM

Re: U.S., Cuba agree on Full Diplomatic Relation

This has got to suck for Canadians. Now you will have to deal with all of us loud mouth southern North Americans at one of your favorite vacation destinations.

Large chain hotels are likely drooling at the opportunities. I
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tim443 posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:37 AM

U.S., Cuba agree on Full Diplomatic Relations

It was rather hard to find snipable (no politicians or politics) paragraphs so don't read the link. This is long overdue, at least 20 years but better late than never.

Not everyone has a t-shirt from Gitmo, that I never wear.

It [more]

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tim443 replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 8:45 AM

Re: Laptop on TV doesn't fill the screen

I had to go to setup on the TV then Screen Position Setup but it is a Samsung.

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 8:00 AM

Re: Canadian oil sands (bitumin sands)

In 2013 it was big news in science when a drop of it fell from an experiment after 69 years. Video at the link.

PF


Which is why bitumen is not shipped by pipeline but rather is diluted into Dilbit or turned into Syncrude [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 7:37 AM

Re: Greece Needs to be Treated Like MS and Alaba

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People buy into the "moral" argument that Greece spent too much and they retire too early and have too many benefits that the "hard working"
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