Join Early Retirement Today
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 01-30-2009, 08:27 AM   #41
Thinks s/he gets paid by the post
ls99's Avatar
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 4,454
Lemme see.
I have achieved 2 3 4 7 12 13 16 20 21 29 32 35 36. Could throw in a few more but DW would kill me. So I'm a good ways along to nirvana.
If the gummint could stimulate me a little more toward sloth, life could become real good.

There must be moderation in everything, including moderation.
ls99 is offline   Reply With Quote
Join the #1 Early Retirement and Financial Independence Forum Today - It's Totally Free!

Are you planning to be financially independent as early as possible so you can live life on your own terms? Discuss successful investing strategies, asset allocation models, tax strategies and other related topics in our online forum community. Our members range from young folks just starting their journey to financial independence, military retirees and even multimillionaires. No matter where you fit in you'll find that is a great community to join. Best of all it's totally FREE!

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest so you have limited access to our community. Please take the time to register and you will gain a lot of great new features including; the ability to participate in discussions, network with our members, see fewer ads, upload photographs, create a retirement blog, send private messages and so much, much more!

Old 01-30-2009, 11:17 AM   #42
Give me a museum and I'll fill it. (Picasso)
Give me a forum ...
freebird5825's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: East Nowhere, 43N Latitude, NY
Posts: 9,019
I'll claim
2 3 4 5 7 8 13 16 21 22 23 27 29 36 37
but not for the same reasons as a bum would.

"All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them." - Walt Disney
freebird5825 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-30-2009, 08:48 PM   #43
Thinks s/he gets paid by the post
BunsGettingFirm's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2004
Posts: 1,502
Originally Posted by NW-Bound View Post
About company or sector's lack of earning power, I often write about my experience with tech stocks in 2000. I am talking real tech stocks, like Motorola, Cisco, HP or Agilent, Lucent, stalwart leaders in their fields, not phony stupid idiotic fly-by-night dotcoms.
Ah, dotcoms. I finally ended up working for one. I thought web 2.0 meant that the people have learned their lessons from 2000 and are now running viable businesses. Ah, no, I had no idea that 2.0 mean $2.00 in revenue.

BunsGettingFirm is offline   Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
I'm Back to Work VeryEarlyRetiree FIRE and Money 25 10-21-2008 09:34 AM
Nuts - going back to work willowbeezer Hi, I am... 44 09-25-2008 10:14 PM
Went back to work dm Life after FIRE 13 08-21-2008 02:32 PM
Everybody Back To Work! yakers Other topics 6 02-20-2006 10:28 PM
Could you go back to work again? GTM Life after FIRE 38 09-04-2005 12:34 PM


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 11:15 PM.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.