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Recommendations for Relatively Easy WiFi Extender or Access Point - kennypowers816
I bought a “TrendNet” extender/access point a couple of years ago that works well for about a day when I plug it in, but then it causes my main ATT router to stop working. My main router is downstairs and is the standard ATT Uverse router I have a hard wire Ethernet cable running from the ro...
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re: Who do you use for term life? - kennypowers816
[quote]We are 30 and have a 9 month old.[/quote] I'm pretty close to your same situation, and I looked at 20yr term. My goal is to be financially independent in about 25 years, and I expect to be close enough to that goal in 20 years that my family would no longer need my income replaced at that...
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re: Pay off your mortgage or pay off all debt other than the mortgage? - kennypowers816
[quote]save towards the purchase so that you can pay cash but invest the money along the way and keep any gains beyond the vehicle cost in the investment account.[/quote] That should be a given. You shouldn't buy a car when you want a new one or when you have "saved up for it". You should buy a c...
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re: Some of your favorite cook books? - kennypowers816
[quote]The Food Lab - Kenji Lopez Alt [/quote]...
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re: Pay off your mortgage or pay off all debt other than the mortgage? - kennypowers816
[quote]I think most of this sounds good on paper but ignores human behavior. [/quote] You're absolutely right. It assumes that OP can control him/herself and not spiral out of control into debt. That is the general expectation of this board. [quote]Finance and pay interest on a depreciatin...
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re: What's your liqour of choice? - kennypowers816
Bulleit Rye mainly for old fashioneds Belvedere for Soda/Lime or martinis Don Julio Blanco for simple margaritas or ranch water Bulleit 10 or Glenmorangie Nectar D'Or for sipping neat Crown is always on hand for the neighbors or for a quick whiskey/water to go...
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re: Pay off your mortgage or pay off all debt other than the mortgage? - kennypowers816
[quote]What about #3? Pay your other debts depending on the rate, and invest the rest for a better return on your dollar?[/quote] This. Personally, I'd Pay off anything above 5% interest (depending on how conservative you want to be). Finance the car you NEED (not want) assuming the interest ...
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re: New Parish release, not sure we are talking moist and stripper poles - kennypowers816
[quote]$16/four-pack[/quote] Nice! Working on that funding to move to Houston :cheers:...
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re: Does anyone here rinse/wash their chicken before cooking? - kennypowers816
Not that I follow everything the CDC says... [quote]Do not wash raw chicken. During washing, chicken juices can spread in the kitchen and contaminate other foods, utensils, and countertops.[/quote] [link=(https://www.cdc.gov/features/SalmonellaChicken/index.html)]LINK[/link] I just have never ...
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re: Another just starting out thread.... 24 year old - kennypowers816
[quote]I recommend this. You'll just eat your losses if you sell it. This board is overly conservative on autos...basically a viewpoint of it only takes you A to B and drive the cheapest thing possible it until the wheels fall off. You've learned the lesson, now just don't repeat it in the futur...
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re: What mixes well with a good tequila? - kennypowers816
Don Julio 1942 neat or with 1 cube... life changing... [img]https://cdn11.bigcommerce.com/s-u9ww3di/images/stencil/1280x1280/products/4359/11118/don_julio_1942_with_box__95266.1527712521.png?c=2?imbypass=on width=500[/img] And Topo Chico/Lime or Paloma with a quality blanco if you want to mix....
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re: Metairie or Mandeville - kennypowers816
[quote]Not Lakeview[/quote] Thanks for the catch. Not sure why I brain-farted on Lakeview. ...
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re: Metairie or Mandeville - kennypowers816
For poboys... R&O's > Bears For crawfish, you'll probably be able to find some. Call Bevi Seafood (1 location in Metairie and 1 in Mid-City). They should have some. ...
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re: After Boil Frozen Crawfish Tails - kennypowers816
[quote]Even if properly vacuum sealed they’ll get funky pretty quick. Especially if you put a bunch of fat in with the tails. A lesson I learned the hard way after pealing about 25 lbs and putting up last year. I would eat within 6 months.[/quote] I didn't have this problem this past year. Froze...
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re: Ever feel like you were overcharged by server? - kennypowers816
Here is a picture of the menu from yelp... Breakfast Sandwich -$6 2 Eggs Breakfast - $8 Side of Hash Browns - $2.75 Add Cheese - $1.25 (guessing) 2 coffees - $6 (not on menu but based on your estimates) "Brownie Basket" - $10 (I have no idea what the brownie basket looks like but I guess $10...
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re: Not ya Mama's Thai - kennypowers816
[quote]what? They are pretty good. We go often.[/quote] Good to know. I'm always craving Thai on Sundays and Ocha is closed. I'll have to check it out. ...
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re: Not ya Mama's Thai - kennypowers816
[quote]there isn’t much else close other than Cafe Equator[/quote] Thai Ocha is a tad closer and pretty legit IMO. Haven't been to Cafe Equator though. ...
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re: Why it's time to move on from Drew Brees - kennypowers816
[quote]you can call it a "luck" move but that was their plan. At least have a plan,[/quote] I think you're stretching the truth a little bit here... It wasn't like they had some big plan to trade up and snatch Rodgers to set themselves up after Favre. The opportunity presented itself to get a so...
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re: Why it's time to move on from Drew Brees - kennypowers816
Let's just move on from PFF's "Top Passer" in last year [link=(https://www.profootballfocus.com/news/pro-after-a-record-setting-2018-campaign-drew-brees-earns-pffs-top-passer-award)]LINK[/link] [img]https://media.giphy.com/media/a3zqvrH40Cdhu/giphy.gif[/img]...
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re: 5:15 hour layover in Lisbon - venture out? - kennypowers816
We had a 9 hour layover in Lisbon that got cut short because the flight from Newark was delayed. I don't remember the exact time we landed, but my first picture on my phone is from 8:40am at Praça do Comércio and our flight out was 235pm. So we probably had somewhere around a 6.5 hour layover....
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