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Old 03-14-2010, 04:30 PM   #21
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Well, there does have to be a difference in men and women...otherwise it wouldn't be any fun....
Try explaining that to the gay community.
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Old 03-14-2010, 05:11 PM   #22
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Try explaining that to the gay community.
My best friend is gay and the differences between he and I are why we've been best friends for over 20 years.
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I always thought it was one of those macho-dominated society things. The guys do plenty of stealing and scamming, but compared to their women folk it's like a hobby or something.

And then they have 20 variations of the word "piss" to mean everything except urination.
In gypsy culture, I think it's a matriarchal society. You know, the Golden Rule: She who has the gold, rules.
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... but there was a little problem in communication when he handed her a specimen cup and asked her to spend a penny...
At least he didn't ask her to "shoot a Yankee"...
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LOL - my male S.O. has far less risk tolerance than I do - really, almost none.

So his money isn't growing and mine is. I keep nagging him but although he is really smart and understands the whole thing, good at the math etc., he keeps wanting total security. Nice, but no longer a good bet. So he makes 2-3% on his money and frets, and I make 5% and up, and just watch it carefully.

There always have to be outliers to make the average work
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