| Money Talk|| re: Can we make money in Russia's stock market? - LSU0358 on 9/2/14 at 8:25 am|
It's one of the most volatile markets there is. Also, the exposure to swings in the Ruble adds a second dimension of the trade that we don't see in the US stock market.
This one is a no for me. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: 100K mile vehicle, zero troubles, who has one? - LSU0358 on 9/2/14 at 8:20 am|
2007 Chevy Silverado. 130K miles. I change the oil every 7000 to 8000 miles. All I've had to do is 3 sets of tires, two new batteries, and new brake discs...so just normal maintenance....
| Tiger Rant|| re: The woes of watching my first LSU game in Shreveport - LSU0358 on 8/31/14 at 2:12 pm|
Tech paid Rotolos tab for the PPV...thus bringing out all of the Tech fans....
| Tiger Rant|| re: After watching this game, what do you think LSU's record will be this year? - LSU0358 on 8/31/14 at 10:02 am|
Anywhere from 9-3 to 12-0 wouldn't surprise me. Its a very young team so the improvement over the next 3-4 weeks will likely be pretty large....
| SEC Rant|| re: Has there ever been more shite talking after a down season than by Arkansas? - LSU0358 on 8/27/14 at 1:05 pm|
This is the only week of the year they'll be able to do it. Give them a break. I wouldn't be surprised if they didn't win a single SEC game. Best case is 2 for them IMO....
| Money Talk|| re: The short squeeze thread - LSU0358 on 8/26/14 at 3:02 pm|
Ive exited my long position. Could be more upside left in this one but I had nice profits....
| Money Talk|| re: Thinking about quitting stock picking - LSU0358 on 8/25/14 at 1:58 pm|
[quote]risk manage the trade. I've had numerous small losses due to this, [/quote]
This is key in trading anything. If this is done correctly one can trade individual stocks, futures (commodities, currencies, bonds, etc), forex (not that I advocate FX trading), etc. The only worry in stocks is ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: The Last Ship on TNT - LSU0358 on 8/25/14 at 9:08 am|
That and the fact that no US military ship is going to let non-military personnel carry guns on to their ship...kind of jumped the shark for me.
Overall, a good show so far. I'll watch next season. But the whole take over the ship with 5 cops was a stretch....
| Money Talk|| BoA hit with $16 Billion penalty for MBS dealings - LSU0358 on 8/21/14 at 8:23 am|
Another big bank sanctioned for MBS's leading up to '08 crash.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Work clothing that prevents you from getting promoted - LSU0358 on 8/20/14 at 4:14 pm|
Four days out of 5 at my work most employees are in the office working with customers via phone, email, WebEx, etc. On those days jeans, polo, and casual closed toe shoes of any type (crocs, loafers, tennis shoes, etc) are acceptable. I don't won't to see holy jeans, t-shirts, etc.
| Money Talk|| re: The short squeeze thread - LSU0358 on 8/20/14 at 4:06 pm|
Me as well. The three levels I like at the moment are 2014, 2030, and 2070.
On a daily close above 2000 I plan to be pretty aggressive with raising stops. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Almost 40% of Americans have nothing saved for retirement - LSU0358 on 8/19/14 at 4:33 pm|
Retirement isn't a right. If one hasn't saved for it, and can't retire off of social security, they get to work until physically unable....
| Political Talk|| re: Is this part of the wussification of boys? - LSU0358 on 8/19/14 at 2:59 pm|
Mine is 8. He cried when he caught a pop fly with his face, but other than that, no crying this season....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Vikings - LSU0358 on 8/18/14 at 3:13 pm|
[quote]Bernard Cornwell's Saxon Tales [/quote]
These are being made to TV in Britain. I can't wait....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Whole Foods sells rabbit for now - LSU0358 on 8/18/14 at 11:17 am|
Rabbit stew over rice is my favorite rabbit dish. What's your favorite way to eat a tasty bunny?...
| Political Talk|| re: Kareem Abdul Jabar nails it on Ferguson - LSU0358 on 8/18/14 at 11:09 am|
[quote]A factoid that few know about Kareem Abdul Jabbar. During the mid point of his career he built a mansion. He was shocked at the premiums to insure it. IE, if your house costs 100M to replace your insurance bill is gonna be really really high.
So, he decided to save the money and not insure...
| Political Talk|| re: Kareem Abdul Jabar nails it on Ferguson - LSU0358 on 8/18/14 at 11:04 am|
[quote]Some may argue that this is pushed upon them by an evil 1%. I'd lean towards laziness and ignorance[/quote]
You left a sentence off.
[quote]taxing the bajesus out of rich people has a negative effect on middle class and poor people. [/quote]
Agreed. Capital gains tax of 35%+ is bor...
| Political Talk|| re: Kareem Abdul Jabar nails it on Ferguson - LSU0358 on 8/18/14 at 10:49 am|
[quote]what exactly did he nail? [/quote]
A certain segment of society being distracted by handouts, ridiculous political hot button issues, etc instead of taking care of their own business.
Some may argue that this is pushed upon them by an evil 1%. I'd lean towards most of the problem being...
| Political Talk|| re: Kareem Abdul Jabar nails it on Ferguson - LSU0358 on 8/18/14 at 9:41 am|
[quote] So, it’s crucial that those in the wealthiest One Percent keep the poor fractured by distracting them with emotional issues like immigration, abortion and gun control so they never stop to wonder how they got so screwed over for so long."
Says a member of the 1%.[/quote]
| Political Talk|| Kareem Abdul Jabar nails it on Ferguson - LSU0358 on 8/18/14 at 9:20 am|
"Fifty million voters is a powerful block if they ever organized in an effort to pursue their common economic goals. So, it’s crucial that those in the wealthiest One Percent keep the poor fractured by distracting...