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re: Goldman fires 600 traders; replaces them with 2 traders/200 computer programmers - b-rab2
Let me see if I can find it. ...
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re: Spencer Callahan's new downtown BR office will have a helipad - b-rab2
[quote]will have a helipad[/quote] no big deal.. just about every big building around Lafayette has a helipad....
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re: Goldman fires 600 traders; replaces them with 2 traders/200 computer programmers - b-rab2
[quote]because if robots take over all the jobs, a whole new paradigm will be created that potentially allows everyone unlimited free time. [/quote] then just the government gives us a paycheck?...
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re: Goldman fires 600 traders; replaces them with 2 traders/200 computer programmers - b-rab2
[quote]Overall it's a net positive for society if IB & HF are getting downsized[/quote] I'm thinking further out. Outside of IB and HF.. Look at the auto industry, most of that is going to - already there - robots.. not much need for working bodies. Im sort of going off of topic here but I...
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re: Goldman fires 600 traders; replaces them with 2 traders/200 computer programmers - b-rab2
I guess we can always be ditch diggers? That still has a way to go before its all robots?...
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re: Need a wedding gift for my soon to be wife - b-rab2
I have no clue what I gave my wife, but I know I got a pocket knife. It is my favorite knife....
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re: Goldman fires 600 traders; replaces them with 2 traders/200 computer programmers - b-rab2
no kidding... impressive.. now I see that I would have been a computer engineer instead of a petroleum engineer......
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re: Stocks Options/Calls & Puts - b-rab2
[quote]From what I see, the more you trade, the worse you make out at the end[/quote] I would not say that is entirely true. I was a very active trader last year compared to years past and I did no better that other years or being more passive. ...
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re: Stocks Options/Calls & Puts - b-rab2
all the time.. Pros: hedge positions, leverage positions, make a lot more money than owning the actual stock Cons: Time is against you if you are buying, ability for things to go south very quickly hince, you lose a lot of money. Tip of the day: Never turn a trade into an investment....
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re: Doing valentine's early this weekend in Laff, need restaurant - b-rab2
It did. Take her to marcellos. We'll Be there on Monday or Wednesday night. They're closed on Sunday night. ...
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re: FB Stock - Who Else Is In This Bad Boy Long Term (5 years) - b-rab2
My Sept 155 calls are starting to look good!...
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re: 6 months of Bills in a Savings Account - b-rab2
They can... but its unlikely IMO. ...
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re: What is your relationship with your dad like? - b-rab2
solid as a rock. ...
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re: Small/Micro cap plays - b-rab2
Buy some IJR, or AMD and be done.. :lol:...
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re: At dealer financing a car - help please - b-rab2
72 months for a car note is insane......
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re: Going to the Waste Management in Phoenix next week - b-rab2
sure am!...
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re: Going to the Waste Management in Phoenix next week - b-rab2
Do you need separate tickets or passes for #16 or is it first come first serve?...
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re: Should I continue with my Advisor? - b-rab2
i self manage and have an advisor. He takes care of my wifes roth. Its nice to have someone bounce ideas off of also. BTW: I'm 30 so age doesn't matter in my opinion...
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re: Dow hits 20,000 - b-rab2
Seems tempting to pick up some insurance.. ...
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re: Australian Shepherd - Anyone own one? - b-rab2
We have a 1 year tri color we got from a breeder in Terrel, tx. He's awesome and very smart. Ours is more "laid back" than others. He'll lounge around the house mostly unless you tell him it's time to exercise. Ours also doesn't bark a lot. He's a bigger Aussie at about 60-65 lbs. He only chews on ...
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