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Old 06-06-2010, 05:52 PM   #461
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Thanks Martha, I captured that one for the day when porn is banned. That is my main worry re: Approaching Armageddon. I can do without freedom but I maybe can't survive without porn.

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Old 06-06-2010, 06:11 PM   #462
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The whip as an accessory is a nice choice plus the monochromatic color scheme is really slimming !
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Sorry, I can't award points for technique because I'm not into this particular genre, but I've got you down for solid 10's in enthusiasm, style, and athleticism!
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Old 06-06-2010, 08:38 PM   #464
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Did you look at the dates? Those numbers are from friday.
Yes as of right now 6-6-10 8:37 Central time...

DJIA INDEX9,848.00-98.009,912.009,921.009,827.0021:17 S&P 5001,055.50-10.601,063.701,065.201,052.6021:17 NASDAQ 1001,816.00-18.251,830.001,830.501,814.0021:17 S&P/TSX 60 680.50-14.00695.00697.00677.3006/04 MEX BOLSA30,906.00-414.0030,720.0031,160.0030,610.0006/04 BOVESPA61,693.00-1,710.0062,450.0062,705.0061,470.0006
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I don't need futures to tell me the future though

http://www.bloomberg.com/markets/stocks/futures.html
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Old 06-06-2010, 08:44 PM   #467
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The stock markets are the least of my worries right now...

At 41 Im sure I will be fine no matter how this all works out...
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Old 06-06-2010, 08:45 PM   #468
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At 41 Im sure I will be fine no matter how this all works out...
If that is the case why are you posting to antagonize and irritate others?
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If that is the case why are you posting to antagonize and irritate others?
Pssst..you the "ignore" featue...it works great
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Translation: I am 41 years old and troll internet boards using witty, sophisticated repartee - the online version of calling up a retail business and asking if they have Prince Albert in a can...
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The stock markets are the least of my worries right now...

At 41 Im sure I will be fine no matter how this all works out...
At 41 you will be fine? Why?
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And MSNBC is the business of peace & harmony...gimme a break,
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With all this pessimism, might be a good time to buy
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News media in general fits this description, but the OP mentioned Fox specifically. Don't watch any...
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Pssst..you the "ignore" featue...it works great
It does a pretty good job. He's the third I have added to my list. The other two pretty much faded away. Here's hoping I have similar success with number three.
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Translation: I am 41 years old and troll internet boards using witty, sophisticated repartee - the online version of calling up a retail business and asking if they have Prince Albert in a can...
How witty can it be when he uses "your" in place of the correct "you're"?

I suggest that we ask him whether it is a European or African swallow. It has worked on these types before.
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I think there are definite problems with the markets. There are casino style investors out there who really aren't investing at all. They are more like gamblers than true investors, using computer models to profit off small price discrepancies between two different assets or products. I think this type of investing probably distorts the market somewhat and probably takes a little profit away from the true investors who are trying to save for retirement but this may be offset by the big increase in liquidity of markets. Hard for me to say whether or not the gamblers are a net plus for the markets but I do know better regulation is needed, especially where leverage and exotic investment vehicles are concerned.

ORRRR.... the 'gamblers' make sure that the price is more reasonable since they do not allow stuff to get way out of line...

Sure.. there is volatility... but if you are not one of those gamblers... the market will more than likely return to its mean over time...

So, gamblers for short term trading... investors for long... what are you
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At 41 you will be fine? Why?

Don't you know... but the time he retires... the rest of the country will have woke up and have fixed the problems with the markets... they will now all be 'fair' and we will all be in la-la land....


I actually think you have more to worry about your SS than the markets in the long term... but that is just me...
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I actually think you have more to worry about your SS than the markets in the long term... but that is just me...
Fixing SS is trivial compared to the ticking time bombs in Medicare and some state/local pension plans.
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Theme song for the mood around here....
It is starting to feel like late 2008/early 2009 with all the last-hour selloffs. That isn't indicative of a market that wants to go higher, that's for sure. Something may turn it, but for now it's stuck in "uncertainty mode" which leads to selloffs on Fridays and in the last hour of daily trading.

Glad I lightened up over the last several months. Not much more than 50/50 now, which I can stomach in this environment.
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