| O-T Lounge|| $45,000,000 painting is very cool - Ole War Skule on 11/12/14 at 6:33 am|
| Fark Board|| Arkansas hat on a roasted pig? - Ole War Skule on 11/5/14 at 6:52 pm|
we're having a pig roast for the Arkansas game and I'm trying to get a pic of a roasted pig with an Arkansas hat on for the invitation...can someone help me out?
| Money Talk|| Buy Buy Buy - Ole War Skule on 11/5/14 at 7:34 am|
"In the 12 months after a midterm election, the S&P has averaged 17.5% average growth and has never declined going back to 1946. Never!"
[link=(http://www.thestreet.com/story/12938724/1/the-surprising-impact-of-mid-term-elections-on-your-investment-portfolio.html)]stocks ALWAYS rise after mid-ter...
| Political Talk|| PLO on the North Shore! - Ole War Skule on 10/8/14 at 8:03 am|
'“There is a small Palestinian population in the city,” then-Covington Police Chief Jerry DiFranco wrote in an application for the federal program in 2002. “White supremacist groups are also in our area and are known to be well-armed. The weapons we are requesting will be used to protect our citizen...
| Money Talk|| Russell Death Cross: BS or valid indicator? - Ole War Skule on 10/2/14 at 7:10 am|
Below is the so-called death cross of the Russell 2k. The 50 day moving average crossed the 200 day moving average a few days ago and has since corrected pretty significantly (especially in my portfolio :lol:).
This chart goes back 10 years, the big dip obvioiusly is the 08-09 crash. Each verti...
| Money Talk|| Fed and stock prices, interesting graph - Ole War Skule on 9/30/14 at 8:25 am|
pretty good case that all is well for another year, we can all relax :nana:
| Money Talk|| Yahoo core business worth less than 0 - Ole War Skule on 9/24/14 at 11:55 am|
[link=(http://www.businessinsider.com/yahoo-stock-crashes-as-alibaba-ipos-2014-9)]I'm going to buy it and liquidate = profit[/link]
anybody want in?
ETA: just to clarify, I going to buy the whole company, not just some stock :lol:...
| Political Talk|| 1 cop dead, police army invades town - Ole War Skule on 9/24/14 at 7:26 am|
[link=(http://www.nola.com/news/index.ssf/2014/09/eric_frein_search_has_some_nei.html#incart_river)]what the hell is wrong with people that they can't see how dangerous this is?[/link]
1 cop gets killed and they're going to lock down an entire county, run around in helicopters and armored vehicle...
| Political Talk|| Madness continues, women's colleges will admit anyone who says they're a woman - Ole War Skule on 9/11/14 at 8:48 am|
[link=(http://www.theneworleansadvocate.com/news/10233527-123/womens-colleges-address-transgender-applicants)]I think I'm a woman, therefore I am a woman[/link]
"“What it means to be a woman isn’t static,” says Mount Holyoke President Lynn Pasquerella, who announced the admissions policy change a...
| Money Talk|| Short the market before 9/11? - Ole War Skule on 9/4/14 at 2:52 pm|
Anyone considering shorting the market or their particular investments before 9/11 as a hedge against an ISIS event?
I've never considered something like this in the past, and most probably won't do it now, but thought it worth thinking about. I'm just as interested in views on why it's a bad ...
| Money Talk|| Thinking about quitting stock picking - Ole War Skule on 8/23/14 at 10:39 am|
I spent quite a bit of time in a thread last week espousing the futility of individuals picking stocks, yet I do this myself with a portion of my portfolio for fun and profit. I've done pretty well with it, the returns on my portfolio are really dependent on the funds.
portfolio looks like this
| Political Talk|| Mike Brown's song - Ole War Skule on 8/18/14 at 6:16 pm|
[link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WeYsTmIzjkw)]not funny and inappropriate but funny and appropriate [/link]
and, not, it's not racist...there are idiot white folks in it as well
| Political Talk|| I agree with Obama - Ole War Skule on 8/18/14 at 3:42 pm|
there, I said it...never thought I would...but he's now calling for the pentagon transfer of military hardware to police departments to be reviewed...
now, I'm done with that and can get back to despising him :lol:...
| Money Talk|| Avoiding capital gains taxes when reallocating portfolio - Ole War Skule on 7/9/14 at 7:53 am|
I have big gains in all of my taxable portfolio positions. I want to move from some high/moderate risk investments to lower risk ones, but will get hammered by taxes if I sell.
| Political Talk|| How is U.S. debt resolved? - Ole War Skule on 5/2/14 at 8:12 am|
Doesn't this have to crash badly at some point?
Serious question is how is this finally resolved?
| Political Talk|| Excellent summary of conservative/progressive differences - Ole War Skule on 4/17/14 at 8:16 am|
Is the constitution the means to create democracy or protect liberty from democracy? The answer is clear and obvious, but liberals/progressives have reversed it's intent.
[link=(http://www.jewishworldreview.com/cols/will041614.php3#.U0_SHfldXAk)]Progressives don't understand the constitution[/li...
| Political Talk|| oops, cops killl wrong guy again... - Ole War Skule on 4/11/14 at 5:29 am|
[link=(http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-sheriff-admits-mistakenly-killing-tv-producer-in-west-hollywood-20140410,0,1972682.story#ixzz2yWV85KpQ)]at least it was a hollywood producer[/link]
this is what happens when cops shoot 1st and ask questions later...
heading these off at the pa...
| Money Talk|| VNM ? or VCVOF? - Ole War Skule on 2/18/14 at 8:45 am|
looking at moving into some frontier/emerging markets now that US has peaked...read a few nice things about the commies prospects...any thoughts?
VNM is the only ETF I know of focused on Vietnam
added VCVOF as another option...
| Money Talk|| Whatever you do, don't open a Chase HSA - Ole War Skule on 2/18/14 at 8:03 am|
I've spent a month now trying to get my HSA transferred to another custodian....it's finally all in cash and am now being told it will stay there for another 10-12 days until they send out a check...
| O-T Lounge|| for the Putin lovers... - Ole War Skule on 2/7/14 at 5:20 am|
[link=(http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/borowitzreport/2014/02/sochi-hotel-guests-complain-about-topless-portraits-of-putin-in-rooms.html)]yet another hotel complaint[/link]