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Forum: Other topics Yesterday, 09:40 AM
Replies: 10
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Posted By Tadpole
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Forum: FIRE and Money 07-20-2014, 09:12 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,054
Posted By Tadpole
In some cases I wonder if people see the big...

In some cases I wonder if people see the big picture. If Denny's is open for business but can't fill the tables each second of the day then the waiters/waitresses aren't collecting enough tips and...
Forum: Other topics 07-18-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,051
Posted By Tadpole
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cinnamon
Forum: Other topics 07-14-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,837
Posted By Tadpole
I figure it is time to turn the future over to...

I figure it is time to turn the future over to the younger people. It's theirs to fix and build. It's theirs to break and ruin. I can't see choosing to be perpetually...
Forum: FIRE and Money 07-14-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,587
Posted By Tadpole
My last 6% PenFed CD ends in October. Sigh, I got...

My last 6% PenFed CD ends in October. Sigh, I got all 6% for 7 years.

But anything promising that same percent today might be more risky than it appears.
Forum: FIRE and Money 07-10-2014, 01:31 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,504
Posted By Tadpole
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Forum: FIRE and Money 07-03-2014, 11:08 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,047
Posted By Tadpole
The timing was interesting. So what will a long...

The timing was interesting. So what will a long holiday produce?
Forum: Other topics 07-01-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 326
Views: 8,719
Posted By Tadpole
So strange to see the USPS Grumman out front...

So strange to see the USPS Grumman out front Sunday to deliver 3 bags of Doggie Dental Treats. My world she is a changin'.

(We did discuss whether Amazon would purchase the Post Office and add...
Forum: Other topics 06-24-2014, 06:36 PM
Replies: 326
Views: 8,719
Posted By Tadpole
Amazon, the new home shopping network. I...

Amazon, the new home shopping network.

I just bought myself a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 in. with Bluetooth keyboard.

Also, some new foam pads for my Sony cheap but comfortable headset. (with...
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 06-21-2014, 06:13 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,493
Posted By Tadpole
Part of the Medicare "Wellness" visit that our...

Part of the Medicare "Wellness" visit that our doctor gave my husband was: at the beginning of the visit he was given three words to remember. The rest of the visit progressed and at the end he was...
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 06-21-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,493
Posted By Tadpole
MRG, So can one infer that if they can still set...

MRG, So can one infer that if they can still set their clock hands (if they still have a clock with hands), they are OK?
Forum: Other topics 06-21-2014, 12:37 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,651
Posted By Tadpole
It's nuts. Choice evolves in real time. So I go...

It's nuts. Choice evolves in real time. So I go to Amazon to see what they want for a big bag of doggie treats. They say $20. I've got Amazon Prime so what is that free shipping no-hassle worth. So I...
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 06-21-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,493
Posted By Tadpole
I am of the opinion that the only thing important...

I am of the opinion that the only thing important on the test was whether after finishing self-satisfied that you can draw boxes and identify objects, you remember to say "I am done" instead of "yes"...
Forum: Other topics 06-21-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,651
Posted By Tadpole
I cannot choose. It has 3,843 alternatives and...

I cannot choose. It has 3,843 alternatives and this one has 24833 5-stars and 5847 1-stars. Those top one stars are scaring the bejebbers outta me. It's my $2.99; I want the right one.
Forum: FIRE and Money 06-19-2014, 06:16 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 9,608
Posted By Tadpole
I sold my soul to the Amazon store.

I sold my soul to the Amazon store.
Forum: Life after FIRE 06-17-2014, 09:47 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,155
Posted By Tadpole
I didn't care as long as he took care of dinner.

I didn't care as long as he took care of dinner.
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 06-02-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 737
Posted By Tadpole
Talk to your insurance company. My insurance...

Talk to your insurance company. My insurance company sends us a notice that shows the billed amount, the allowed amount, the amount they paid, and the amount I owe. There is an accompanying statement...
Forum: Other topics 05-20-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 326
Views: 8,719
Posted By Tadpole
Amazon.com - Seville Classics Heavy-Duty...

Amazon.com - Seville Classics Heavy-Duty Commercial-Grade Utility Cart - Shelves Rolling (http://www.amazon.com/Seville-Classics-Heavy-Duty-Commercial-Grade-Utility/dp/B00DZZ0R0A)
Forum: Other topics 05-18-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 870
Posted By Tadpole
Well, best/use by dates probably do bring about...

Well, best/use by dates probably do bring about more rotation of goods at the grocery store (older packages brought to the front).

But things have changed. When I was a kid you sometimes could...
Forum: Other topics 05-16-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 437
Posted By Tadpole
ERD50, I assume from the response that the email...

ERD50, I assume from the response that the email account is already set in the accounts that are blocked and cannot be changed until you actually get into the accounts. This case seems to be two...
Forum: Other topics 05-16-2014, 07:25 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 437
Posted By Tadpole
Can't you just set up an account somewhere else...

Can't you just set up an account somewhere else (gmail, yahoo, etc.)?
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 05-12-2014, 08:30 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,488
Posted By Tadpole
Well I think it is a good idea. It will free up...

Well I think it is a good idea. It will free up other (ex)foods for biofuels without the fuss about driving up food prices.
Forum: Other topics 05-10-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,489
Posted By Tadpole
When was the official first post on the forum? ...

When was the official first post on the forum?

samclem, when I do a search for all your posts, the first post I can find that you made (in 2005) was to .... Tadpole. Did you really wait so long...
Forum: Other topics 05-09-2014, 07:11 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,489
Posted By Tadpole
I hit the decade mark on July 9th. I don't think...

I hit the decade mark on July 9th. I don't think I did a "Hi, I am..." post. Maybe I should go back, start over and do it right.

OH, but back then I was working without a clue how to get to...
Forum: Other topics 05-06-2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,843
Posted By Tadpole
I locked up my account as tight as possible and...

I locked up my account as tight as possible and left when I realized I had started stalking people I knew in other lives. How creepy is that!?
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