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Wed Aug 17

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wolferd1 replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 3:27 PM

Re: Said so well. WOW

To understand this monster you have to understand its origins. And its origins come from the left's obsession with victim-politics. Without going into the long and belabored psycho-political explanation, leftists are at the core lazy [more]

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wolferd1 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 11:08 AM

Re: OT: Olympics question

I'd like to know why the sexism on uniforms with indoor vollyball. Women wear lycra hot pants while the men wear baggy basketball-style shorts.

Sometimes sexism is just in the eye of the beholder. They talked about this one [more]

Tue Aug 16

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wolferd1 posted to the Buying and Maintaining a Car board. 2:24 PM

New car financing

Not really a maintaining a car question but thought someone here, perhaps ToddRuby since it is a Subaru, may know.

What is the value to a lender to provide 0% financing? I know some new car loans are 0% OR $3000 discount, or some such. That [more]

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wolferd1 posted to the Android Users board. 2:14 PM

android browser

I have an old Galaxy S3 that I have had since it was new. It is probably not much longer for this world but I still get by with it for the time being.

On occasion I get a message from a website saying that my browser is out of date and I [more]

Mon Aug 15

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wolferd1 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 9:44 PM

Re: Pieces of silver - the traitor's wage

I always thought it was bulls*t that someone in their 50s retires on me paying

You don't know as much about SS as you think you do.

You can read up on SS retirement and how old one would have to be before they can start [more]

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wolferd1 replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 12:18 PM

Re: Even MORE Win10 weirdness

Some people question why I still prefer XP.

Not me, I'm with you. I still have a couple of computers with a clean installation of XP and MS Office in a closet if you ever want to go back. I've used 7, 8.1, and am currently [more]

Thu Aug 11

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wolferd1 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 12:55 PM

Re: meds and pregnancy

Pregnant women are simply ignored.

Do you think that it might be that there is not way to accurately and ethically determine the effect on a developing embryo and they don't want to be guilty of causing birth defects in their [more]

Wed Jul 20

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wolferd1 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 10:53 PM

Re: Phoenix

In the South it's "soft drinks" or "cold drinks" or, more often just "Coke." But it's NEVER "soda" and NEVER NEVER EVER "pop" which just sounds rather silly to our ear. [more]

Fri Jun 17

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wolferd1 replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 11:44 PM

Re: deck maintenance

The stain started flaking after 2 years.

Thanks PSU that is the kind of information I was hoping to get.
I haven't done the deck yet and had just gotta a recommendation for the Behr, but they had recommended the oil based [more]

Sun Jun 12

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wolferd1 posted to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 12:53 AM

deck maintenance

We had the small deck replaced last fall, 14'x7' I believe. Now we need to put a stain or sealer on it. I would prefer a light or natural finish as opposed to a darker one. Does anyone have a brand recommendation? It has been several years [more]

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wolferd1 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 12:20 AM

Re: Mentally ill man starves to death

I'm not saying the police here are blameless, just that the mental illness aspect is a huge complication which the cops simply aren't equipped to handle.

Don't know how it is handled in other states or counties, but in [more]

Sun Jun 5

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wolferd1 replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 2:17 PM

Re: Changing Win 10 Owner

So, as I mentioned in my original post, both the option to "Change your account name" and the ability to call up "lusrmgr.msc" are not available in Windows 10 Home.

Using Windows 10 Home.
As you said, [more]

Tue May 17

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wolferd1 replied to the Buying or Selling a Home board. 2:05 PM

Re: ? Re paying off mortgage early

My principal balance is $13,600. My interest rate is 2%. Right now my mortgage payment is $195 a month with $23 going towards principle.

Actually at a 2% interest rate you have $162 going towards principle if your balance is [more]

Thu May 12

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wolferd1 replied to the 77's Foolish House of Pigskin board. 9:57 PM

Re: And THIS as Well....

LOB

Legion of Boom - the Seattle defensive secondary

It led to Love Our Brothers and the notion that the team plays for each other.

Thu Apr 28

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wolferd1 posted to the Atheist Fools board. 1:39 PM

space telescope

OT endeavor

There has been some mention here of the new James Web Space Telescope.
NASA has a web cam in the the clean room. Kind of like watching paint dry, but I could not resist the urge to peek in.

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Wed Apr 13

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wolferd1 replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 10:52 PM

Re: Moving on from XP.

Those desktops are aging. Windows 7 has been out for 6.5 years.

Feeling abandoned here in NC.

I'm in NC and I abandoned you 6.5 years ago. I like Windows 7 a lot more than XP.

Yes W7 has been out for a [more]

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