| Money Talk|| re: Time to buy Chicago Bridge & Iron? - ynlvr on 7/30/14 at 12:45 pm|
I took the risk yesterday and I'm in. When everyone is headed for the door is sometimes a good time to walk in. Unless the place really does burn down. Then I'm screwed.
Financial rumors are concerning. But, I like their market exposure in energy infrastructure. And I still expect the economy to...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Fingerprint ID handgun safe? - ynlvr on 7/30/14 at 12:27 pm|
Yes, I have the Gunbox for bedside. It's to keep nosy kids out. Biometric Fingerprint works well. I test it every few days to make sure I can get into it in a panic. Pretty quick. Makes mechanical noise when it opens so it's not silent. Needs electrical connection (has battery backup).
I do not h...
| Political Talk|| re: What would the homeless rate be if America did not have section8? - ynlvr on 7/28/14 at 7:04 pm|
[quote]quote: What do you mean "these people"? [/quote]
[quote]Well clearly he meant the black ones [/quote]
Quick with the race bait. I think what he meant by "these people" is whoever the programs subsidize. If the shoe fits . . . Socio economic behavior can be color blind but often follow...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Pool pump motor issues - ynlvr on 7/25/14 at 4:43 pm|
Buy a new pump motor. You can keep your old front end pump if you want save money. But, I would just spring for an entire new pump and motor. Pools are expensive....
| Political Talk|| re: Rep Cedric Richmond wants Postal Service to get into banking - ynlvr on 7/25/14 at 1:57 pm|
[quote]The Postal Service will lose its arse if it makes loans that aren't priced accordingly.[/quote]
| Political Talk|| re: Obama Administration should've helped this poor lady - Video - ynlvr on 7/24/14 at 8:42 am|
Escalade with Rims! Nuff said....
| Money Talk|| re: The Next Bubble? - ynlvr on 7/24/14 at 8:38 am|
Pensions. Public and Private, though there are fewer and fewer private these days....
| Outdoor Board|| re: Rate this hoist (NSFW) - ynlvr on 7/23/14 at 7:39 pm|
| Outdoor Board|| re: Rate this hoist (NSFW) - ynlvr on 7/23/14 at 7:38 pm|
| Political Talk|| re: IMF projects worst year for the economy since 2009. Blames bad weather. - ynlvr on 7/23/14 at 3:53 pm|
[quote]There is no way could Obama or any other POTUS overcome a severe Winter in the midst of a global warming crisis. [/quote]
| Political Talk|| re: Debt crisis doesn't exist - ynlvr on 7/21/14 at 9:52 am|
Didn't we have a negative GDP in q1?
Yes and its going to be like that now forever from here on out so I guess you've got a point.[/quote]
Yes, you are partially correct. Poor growth prospects will continue as long as we continue the anti-capitalist programs from Washington ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Katmai bear cam is on again this year. - ynlvr on 7/12/14 at 11:40 pm|
Fishing is hard work. But very entertaining to us lay peeps...
| Political Talk|| re: 2fer - Sheila Jackson Lee and Illegals walking through TSA without ID - ynlvr on 7/11/14 at 5:29 pm|
This woman can use more words to say absolutely nothing of substance....
| Money Talk|| re: Best way to finance home addition - ynlvr on 7/11/14 at 4:07 pm|
[quote]PenFed offers 85/15 (4.49 %) and I am sure a few others as well[/quote]
These ratios are there for a reason. Thinks housing crisis 2008. Do you think it's smart to leverage up so much?...
| Political Talk|| re: Bob Beckel of "The Five" on Fox - ynlvr on 7/11/14 at 3:56 pm|
[quote]Seeing people say what they want on TV without regard for political correctness...
Enjoy it while you can[/quote]
| Food and Drink Board|| re: What to make with cherries? Whole Foods one day sale 1.99/lb - ynlvr on 7/11/14 at 9:28 am|
| Political Talk|| re: Costco pulls book "America" from its shelves - ynlvr on 7/8/14 at 10:42 pm|
[quote] I wonder how much affect Rex's boycott of Hobby Lobby is having[/quote]
I'd venture a guess it's not as effective as the Costco backlash...
| Political Talk|| re: U. of Cal. economics professor debunks minimum wage - ynlvr on 7/8/14 at 11:08 am|
The last thing poor folks need are higher prices
Yeah right I remember last time minimum wage went up every doubled in price overnight. That was crazy. The economy crashed. Shits.
I sense a bit of sarcasm . . . And you are an idiot if you don't think these wage incr...
| Political Talk|| re: U. of Cal. economics professor debunks minimum wage - ynlvr on 7/8/14 at 10:44 am|
[quote]The last thing poor folks need is higher wages. [/quote]
The last thing poor folks need are higher prices caused by unsupported wage inflation. Goods and services generated by Low wage jobs benefit the least well off of society. The well off are able to afford nicer things that are more li...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Service Contract on AC Unit - ynlvr on 7/7/14 at 4:09 pm|
I believe in maintenance contract especially with a reputable company. I find I get immediate service if/when something does go wrong. And the twice year review is a good maintenance practice. Not sure if I would do it myself if I didn't have these guys do it....
| Money Talk|| re: Tomorrow, 7/8, is the ex-dividend date for AT&T (T) - ynlvr on 7/7/14 at 11:24 am|
T has been a good stock for me returning 13% since a February entry. I've committed it to a long hold and will appreciate the dividends over time. I'm hanging and closing my eyes....
| Outdoor Board|| re: Happy 4th, Festivities stat tonight for us. - ynlvr on 7/6/14 at 4:03 pm|
Will be in Juneau Aug 7-11. I'd like to correspond with you off board. If you're agreeable drop me a line...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Recommendation for AC repair - ynlvr on 7/6/14 at 2:13 pm|
I've used Harkins out of Denham Springs for about 6 years. I keep an annual maintenance contract with them. Very responsive, professional. Old man (sounds like he's been around) Adolph runs a tight ship....
| Money Talk|| re: Question about using an Ameriprise financial planner - ynlvr on 7/3/14 at 3:40 pm|
I recommend opening a SEP-IRA with Vanguard. Easy, cost effective, investment advice available if/when you need it. Wife and I set ours up over 5 years ago. Maximum contribution for 2014 is $52,000 (or 25% of your salary whichever is lower)....
| Political Talk|| re: LA 6th District race - Cassie Felder (Now the Fair Tax thread) - ynlvr on 6/30/14 at 1:36 pm|
[link=(http://www.fairtax.org/flatfaircompare)]Income Tax, Flat Tax, Fair Tax[/link]
Maybe this link from Fair Tax.Org will work...
| Political Talk|| re: Megyn Kelly destroys another Obama talking point regurgitator ... - ynlvr on 6/25/14 at 10:15 am|
[quote]Continued poor leadership. Astounding really.[/quote]
[quote]This was totally predictable.
Yes, you are correct. ...
| Political Talk|| re: FNC - IRS agrees to $50,000 settlement... - ynlvr on 6/25/14 at 10:11 am|
[quote]$50,000 whole dollars? I don't suppose we can expect it to be docked from the pay of the employees and administrators involved?[/quote]
Coming out of the Lois Lerner Dark Pool Fund. That pool is DEEP!...
| Political Talk|| re: Megyn Kelly destroys another Obama talking point regurgitator ... - ynlvr on 6/25/14 at 10:07 am|
OBO clearly does not heed advice from his military and security professionals. Then these Susan Rice types have to come on camera and try to establish some rational thought process, reasoning or provide cover for the failed policy decisions that the advisors did not support or recommend from the sta...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Silencerco Conquest Kit - ynlvr on 6/23/14 at 1:52 pm|
"Don't be the guy that misses out!"...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Our annual glacial flood is about to happen. - ynlvr on 6/22/14 at 3:21 pm|
I've heard about the orcas this year.
Also heard they put the kibosh on pulling prawns up. Caught quite a few beauties last time but my buddy tells me it's illegal now....