East Texas' (Tyler) reign as a patent troll haven about to come to an end - saintforlife1 on 5/22/17 at 1:05 pm
[quote]The Supreme Court on Monday delivered a major blow to so-called patent trolls—shell companies whose business revolves around acquiring patents and then suing others for infringing on them—by making it much harder to bring lawsuits in friendly venues like East Texas. In a unanimous ruling w...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (4)
Old Nokias Are Being Used As Vibrators By Indian Women Reveals Survey - saintforlife1 on 5/22/17 at 2:56 am
[quote]A survey conducted in India by agentsofishq found out that users over there, particularly women, have found an imaginative use for their old Nokias. The ladies are using the phones as sex toys, since an old Nokia isn’t good for much these days. While the survey just focuses on just a hundred ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (8)
Fox news avoiding the Comey memo story like the plague - saintforlife1 on 5/16/17 at 8:45 pm
Instead they have 5 clowns debating why 78% of CNN's guests are anti-Trump when 4/5 people on the very panel discussing that issue are hard-core right wingers. The hypocrisy is it of control everywhere you look. :lol:...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (27)
Outraged Sean Hannity Wants White House To Seize More Control Over Media - saintforlife1 on 5/16/17 at 2:15 am
[quote]Fox News host Sean Hannity urged the White House on Monday night to “restructure” its daily briefings to limit the media’s ability to ask questions. On the same day The Washington Post reported that Trump leaked “highly classified information” to Russian officials in the Oval Office, Hann...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (5)
re: IS Jeff Sessions so far the worst part of Trump's presidency? - saintforlife1 on 5/13/17 at 4:38 pm
[quote]Then again, he is a middle aged black guy from the Bronx, so no surprise there. :angry:[/quote] Another racist white woman from the south. What a boner eraser. :yack:...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (2)
re: So how did "We have to get the bad hombres out" turn into "Trump hates all mexic - saintforlife1 on 10/20/16 at 9:47 am
[quote]He's advocating for LEGAL immigration, kicking out the criminal imports, and that it isn't fair for the illegals to skip the line just because they're on the southern border and can physically come here. [/quote] When he goes off on H1B visas that's when my wife and I draw the line. We both ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Currently at 3.75% for 30-year fixed - Should we try to refinance? - saintforlife1 on 10/18/16 at 1:22 pm
[quote]doesn't appear to be worth the hassle thus far. i'm thinking you should be able to get lower than what you've been quoted.[/quote] Agreed. Both wife and I very good credit score (>800), so I am going to shop around some more....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
Currently at 3.75% for 30-year fixed - Should we try to refinance? - saintforlife1 on 10/18/16 at 12:45 pm
We are currently at 3.75% 30-year fixed on our home. The comps in the neighborhood for similar homes is around $800K and our principal remaining is around $460K. Just wondering if this is a good time to refinance? I did make a couple of quick calls to brokers and they came back with 3.625-3.75% for ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (6)
Dixon, IL police department video shows the things cops have to deal with... - saintforlife1 on 8/2/16 at 1:37 am
...in the line of duty. Sorry about the Facebook video link: [link=(https://www.facebook.com/uniladmag/videos/2333217290034650/)]LINK[/link]...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Suicide bomber in Pakistan targets Christians; kills 65 mostly women & children - saintforlife1 on 3/27/16 at 5:15 pm
[quote]bravery! Celebrating Easter in the Middle East! These people shall be rewarded greatly![/quote] Pakistan is in the middle east? When was the last time you looked at a world map? Moron. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
What are some good podcasts you guys are listening to? - saintforlife1 on 2/6/16 at 12:29 am
My daily commute just went up, so I need to subscribe to a few more podcasts to listen to in the car. I I currently listen to - Serial, Planet Money, Freakonomics and Question of the day....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (11)
re: The first of the oil majors, COP, cuts the dividend - saintforlife1 on 2/4/16 at 9:41 pm
[quote]XOM still had net profits of almost $60 billion in the fourth quarter of last year beating analyst estimates by almost $7 billion. [/quote] I'm sure you meant XOM had revenues of $59.8B in Q4 2015, not net profits. Their net profit in Q4 was $2.8B and $16.1B for the whole year. Not even Appl...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Anybody here in Equity Research? - saintforlife1 on 12/13/15 at 11:50 am
Thanks for the replies everyone. [quote]Pay right now Is wide ranging. Base is higher since 2008. Probably $90-100k to start. Total comp $120ish to start. Can ramp up to $200ish in 3 years as an associate.[/quote] Is post-MBA compensation higher or does an MBA not matter? What is the typical per...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
Anybody here in Equity Research? - saintforlife1 on 12/11/15 at 9:54 pm
Do you need to have a CFA to get into Equity Research? Also how does the ER pay (base + bonus) compare with Investment Banking when you go in as an Associate post-MBA?...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (4)
Happy Couples Have Sex Once A Week - No More, No Less - saintforlife1 on 11/18/15 at 10:22 pm
[quote]Couples who constantly “Netflix and chill” aren’t necessarily happier. In fact, having sex once a week is just about perfect. That’s the takeaway from a new study, based on surveys of more than 30,000 Americans gathered over 40 years, published in the journal Social Psychological and Personal...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (8)
LSU Names Russell Reynolds The Starter For Game One Of The CWS Finals
Coach Paul Mainieri announced the news Sunday.
2018 Florida TE Zach Sheffer Commits To LSU
Boom! Welcome aboard Zach!
The Tigers Stay Alive, Beat Oregon State 3-1
LSU snapped OSU's 23-game win streak.
Caroline Wozniacki Vs. Unicorn Inner Tube During SI Swimsuit Shoot
Wish I was that unicorn.
Finally, Golfer Paige Spiranac In Bikini Poolside
Worth the wait.
SI Swimsuit Model Marissa Miller Hits The Virgin Islands
Where you been, girl?