| O-T Lounge|| re: The pussification of America begins in elementary school - Sigma on 9/15/14 at 12:14 pm|
[quote] Tell your kid to knock the shite out of the bully, then when he gets suspended, take him fishing. [/quote]
Just watched an Andy Griffith Show episode last night and this is exactly what happened!...
| SEC Rant|| Holgorsen not impressed with Bama Defense - Sigma on 9/15/14 at 7:31 am|
[quote]"We already played two good defenses this season in Alabama and Maryland, and without a doubt Oklahoma is a bigger test than Alabama," Holgorsen told FOX Sports Sunday afternoon. "Alabama was damn good on defense last season, but they lost a few people. Oklahoma was damn good on defense last ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: 40% Pay Cut.....would you do it? (Updated) - Sigma on 9/14/14 at 6:48 pm|
[quote]No chance, and I moved to Minnesota for this job[/quote]
Any chance you work for a certain medical device company? If so, we may know some of the same folks.
My choice is whether to jump from industry to academia in a place my family and I have vacationed for a long time. Wife is on bo...
| O-T Lounge|| re: 40% Pay Cut.....would you do it? (Updated) - Sigma on 9/14/14 at 4:16 pm|
[quote]Posted by The Boat What kind of shitty would you do it thread is this? Give us a scenario. [/quote]
OK. Assuming you don't hate your job, would keep the same job and move to any location in the US for a 40% pay cut?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: 40% Pay Cut.....would you do it? (Updated) - Sigma on 9/14/14 at 3:49 pm|
[quote]Do I get to live on the beach and drink all day? [/quote]
No, a respectable job. But I won't qualify it anymore than that. ...
| O-T Lounge|| 40% Pay Cut.....would you do it? (Updated) - Sigma on 9/14/14 at 3:45 pm|
Is there a scenario where you would take a 40% pay cut?
*Modified question on page 2. Here it is:
OK. Assuming you don't hate your job, could you keep the same job and move to any location in the US for a 40% pay cut?
| More Sports Board|| re: Bill Simmons did a mailbag on Rice-Goodell. One of the e-mails needs to be read - Sigma on 9/11/14 at 11:10 pm|
Gotta be trolling. Don't know why someone would troll this subject, but there it is. ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: For you Clancy fans, if Without Remorse gets made - Sigma on 9/11/14 at 10:46 pm|
While I was reading it I pictured Liev Schreiber. ...
| Tech Board|| re: So straight up: iPhone 6 or 6 Plus...which are you getting and why? - Sigma on 9/11/14 at 7:19 pm|
[quote]So now Im in serious thought on which gb size to get. My first child is gonna be born in about 2 months, so im going to be taking alot and alot of pics now. Right now I have a 16gb 5, but I have all my photos on auto-upload to my google acct. So do I want to stay with the 16gb and continue my...
| Tech Board|| re: Why does Apple string its fanbase along - Sigma on 9/10/14 at 4:47 pm|
I would put a conservative estimate at the percentage of your posts having emoticons at 97.5%.
Just a bit of advice. You bring a lot to the board, but lay off the emoticons. It makes you come off as an a-hole. ...
| SEC Rant|| re: BamaDoc14's Completely Biased Top 10 Ranking - Week 2 - Sigma on 9/9/14 at 6:32 pm|
Bama too low and Ole Miss too high.
Oh, and for hg, Auburn too high. ...
| Tech Board|| re: Official Apple Live Event Thread (Event is OVER) Details in the OP. - Sigma on 9/9/14 at 1:11 pm|
I'm bordering on fanboy status, but I just can't get into the iWatch. Just seems dorky....
| Auburn Sports Board|| KSU game a huge deal to KSU - Sigma on 9/9/14 at 11:43 am|
[quote]With an early conference victory behind them, the No. 19 Wildcats are now preparing for No. 5 Auburn, the first nonconference powerhouse to visit Manhattan in a decade, as well as the spectacle of a nationally televised Thursday game.[/quote]
[quote]“Some people thought we wouldn’t play th...
| O-T Lounge|| re: How many posters would get fired for hitting their wife? - Sigma on 9/8/14 at 10:14 pm|
I doubt very seriously you own a business, but by some miracle you do, I'm putting my money on a two person landscaping operation. Or residential painters. Those guys are always alcoholics or addicts of some kind. ...
| Auburn Sports Board|| Monty and Quan - Sigma on 9/8/14 at 12:03 pm|
*One caveat: we played San Jose St.
Now that that's been said, there were a couple of bright spots where we need improvement.
Monty had a stretch where he was unblockable. I'm remembering what a luxury it is to have a DT who can rush the passer.
And if Quan can continue to get north and s...
| Money Talk|| re: Withdrawing money from Roth - Sigma on 9/8/14 at 9:04 am|
No offense, but if you are going to try and give advice on this board, please have an idea what you are talking about.
People can and do make financial decisions based on info found here. ...
| Money Talk|| re: Need help picking advisor (dimensional fund advisors) - Sigma on 9/7/14 at 8:26 pm|
[quote] I don't give a shite about 20-30 year numbers. I look at 5-10 year numbers with more realism, IMO.[/quote]
Can you expound on this? Thanks. ...
| Money Talk|| re: Need help picking advisor (dimensional fund advisors) - Sigma on 9/7/14 at 7:26 pm|
[quote] net returns, beta and upside down side capture. [/quote]
Mind giving your strategy? Any specifics?...
| Money Talk|| re: Need help picking advisor (dimensional fund advisors) - Sigma on 9/7/14 at 7:06 pm|
[quote]Ok, cool. I am not as concerned with ERs as I am with net returns, beta and upside down side capture. I am a believer in minimizing losses therefore you don't have to capture as much gains and you sleep better at night.[/quote]
I see. I agree with this. Fwiw I would never be 100% VTSMX. ...
| Money Talk|| re: Need help picking advisor (dimensional fund advisors) - Sigma on 9/7/14 at 6:27 pm|
If you can do all that in a single fund, with a single digit ER, thats as good as sliced bread IMO. Do you do it another way?...