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Population predictions for 2050 - TejasHorn
Highlights... 1. India (1.66 billion). Will [b]add 300m [/b]by 2050 (or almost another "U.S." in terms of population) :ahh: 2. China (1.33 billion). Will actually shrink from 2030 to 2050 as population ages. 3. U.S. (398 million). Migration contributing much to the increase. 4. N...
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Wall Street impact on home prices? - TejasHorn
Home prices are obviously very regionalized depending on what's happening with jobs, etc. in a given market. But all else equal, are we going to see another home price deflation nationwide? Locally, Texas is in the midst of the hottest housing market in the state's history. D/FW is seeing doub...
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8 signs a global crash is looming - TejasHorn
[quote]The Chinese economy has now hit a brick wall. Economic growth has dipped below seven per cent for the first time in a quarter of a century, according to official data. That probably means the real economy is far weaker.[/quote] [quote]Brent crude, the global benchmark for oil, has begun fa...
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More Sports
Texas Rangers bandwagon™. All aboard! - TejasHorn
3 games out with 7 left against division leader.. 1 game out of WC. Best road record in AL. 8 W's in a row at home. :nana:...
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Johnny Carson returning to late night - TejasHorn
[link=(http://nypost.com/2015/08/13/johnny-carson-returns-to-late-night-on-antenna-tv/)]LINK[/link] [quote]Antenna TV, the Tribune-owned digital network specializing in oldies shows, will start airing classic episodes of the Carson-hosted “Tonight Show” starting Jan. 1.[/quote] [img]https://th...
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PSA: I am Chris Farley monday 8pm Spike - TejasHorn
[link=(http://www.freep.com/story/entertainment/movies/julie-hinds/2015/08/07/chris-farley-documentary-spike-cable-premiere/31302941/)]LINK[/link] [img]http://www.gannett-cdn.com/-mm-/614ec158a9a2eb9d6830a8d21e1ba1499eef798a/c=0-1119-1594-2317&r=x483&c=640x480/local/-/media/2015/08/07/DetroitFree...
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Fark these Russian food fighters? - TejasHorn
[img]http://i2.cdn.turner.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/150807151021-t2-russia-peaches-exlarge-169.jpg[/img] [link=(http://money.cnn.com/2015/08/07/news/russia-destroys-food-peaches-cheese/index.html)]Russians start trashing banned Western food[/link] ...
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Men vs. wimmen folk... who earns more? - TejasHorn
[quote]Among recent college graduates from 2009 to 2013, women earn roughly 97 cents for every dollar young men earn for doing the same job and having similar qualifications, according to new research from economists at the New York Federal Reserve. [/quote] [quote]Women who major in these fields...
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Russia plans to burn food imports - TejasHorn
[quote]Vladimir Putin really doesn't want Russians to eat French brie. Or Canadian bacon. Or any of the items he banned.[/quote] [quote]Critics of the government say the confiscated food should be used to feed the poor, rather then destroyed. [/quote] [quote]Russian police have seized more tha...
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CVS stops selling cigs... sales of other stuff tumbles - TejasHorn
[quote]While prescription sales continue to rise, general merchandise sales tumbled nearly 8% last quarter on a same-store basis. CVS blamed the slump on the tobacco ban. The company said front-store sales would have been flat compared with the year before if they didn't make the change. C...
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Which of you OT ballers will purchase this $24 million Dallas penthouse? - TejasHorn
[quote]The 42-story Museum Tower condo tower within the Dallas Arts District has begun heavily marketing its prized $24 million penthouse, which will include an outdoor terrace and pool. The 9,350-square-foot home on the 42nd floor is awaiting transformation by a new owner, with the ownership g...
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Does homeownership make sense if you're single? - TejasHorn
Having this debate with someone at work. Renting vs. owning. Very back of envelope example... Let's say you buy a $250k house, 20% down, 20 yr mortgage at 4%. In your average Texas suburb you'll pay about $240K by the end of the loan in interest, taxes, HOA and insurance. add an extra $40K ...
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We are now entering the post-hipster era - TejasHorn
[quote]The hipster was all about being anti-establishment and doing everything that was against corporate culture. But now we’re seeing that the new millennials, these ‘yuccies,’ are working in non-traditional environments where they can wear what they want to in their work places and truly expr...
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Global warming vs. climate change. A quick tutorial. - TejasHorn
For the edification of many here. [quote]Global warming refers only to the Earth’s rising surface temperature, while climate change includes warming and the “side effects” of warming—like melting glaciers, heavier rainstorms, or more frequent drought. Said another way, global warming is one sympt...
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Texas acts to stem job flow to Louisiana - TejasHorn
http://www.texastribune.org/2015/05/24/abbott-signs-bill-speed-permits-limit-protests [quote]Abbott Signs Bill to Speed Permits, Limit Protests Senate Bill 709, which will now become law Sept. 1, is intended to scale back contested-case hearings, a process that allows the public to challenge i...
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Food and Drink
Trip Advisor ranks best BBQ joints & states based on user reviews - TejasHorn
[quote]The review site created its top 10 list for restaurants by looking at barbecue joints with a minimum of 100 reviews and ranked them based on the volume and quality of reviews. More weight was given to reviews written within the past year, and chains with more than 10 locations were excluded.[...
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Kansas furniture store goes scorched earth - TejasHorn
[quote]the folks at Payless Furniture at 2800 Iowa St. long have been famous for their crazy signs and the dancing fellows who hold them. As the company closes its doors, it has one final set of signs for the community that it did business in for around two decades[/quote] [img]http://worldonli...
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NFL owners: modern day robber barrons - TejasHorn
[quote]Taxpayers fund the stadiums, antitrust law doesn't apply to broadcast deals, the league enjoys nonprofit status, and Commissioner Roger Goodell makes $30 million a year. It's time to stop the public giveaways to America's richest sports league—and to the feudal lords who own its teams.[/quote...
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TX supreme court rules fracker can sue homeowner for defamation - TejasHorn
[quote] A few months after moving into their new home, the Lipskys experienced mechanical problems with their well. They contacted a well-servicing company, which identified the problem as “gas locking,” a condition typically associated with an excess of natural gas in the ground water. A submers...
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Map: Most liberal and conservative towns in each state. - TejasHorn
[link=(http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2015/04/07/map-the-most-liberal-and-conservative-towns-in-each-state/?tid=pm_pop)]LINK[/link] [img]https://img.washingtonpost.com/wp-apps/imrs.php?src=https://img.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/files/2015/04/most-liberal-and-conservative-t...
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