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re: For folks with 2+ kids, what made you stop at 2 or go for a 3rd one? - rickgrimes
[quote]We have two and both want a third. Our main hangup is money and our careers. We have finally gotten ahead and been able to start to save and live a more comfortable lifestyle and neither of us can really afford to take time away from work right now.[/quote] Thank you for sharing that persp...
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For folks with 2+ kids, what made you stop at 2 or go for a 3rd one? - rickgrimes
We have two boys 5 and 3. We can't decide if we should try for a 3rd one hoping for a girl this time around. On one hand, my wife and I are just about returning to some kind of a set predictable evening and night routine (and we are loving it) after 5 years of disturbed sleeps, diaper changes, potty...
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Cathie Wood bought a ton more Tesla amid Tuesday’s sell-off - rickgrimes
[quote]Ark Invest’s Cathie Wood scooped up more than $120 million worth of Tesla shares during Tuesday’s rout and subsequent comeback. The electric car maker is the biggest holding of Wood’s flagship Ark Innovation ETF (ARKK), with a 9.1% weighting as of Monday end of day. The ETF, with $26.6 bil...
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re: Nobody actually pays for YouTube premium right? - rickgrimes
[quote]hendersonshands[/quote] YouTube Premium is awesome. What are you talking about? With Youtube Premium you get no ads in YouTube, access to exclusive YouTube content and show, and the best part - "Unlimited YouTube Music subscription" - which can replace your Spotify and Apple Music subscript...
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re: Best wifi 6 tri-band mesh network? - rickgrimes
Thanks for the info! Looked at some Unifi Ubiquity AP system installation videos on YouTube last night. Also searched Yelp for local companies that do this kind of home project and there are quite a few of them. The ability to have the wifi access point away from view and without any cabling, almos...
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Truck driver in Poland throws trash back into littering van - rickgrimes
[link=(https://youtu.be/bd4IXXVkLnU)]LINK[/link] :hero:...
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re: Best wifi 6 tri-band mesh network? - rickgrimes
[quote]Orbi RBK853 [/quote] Seems like it has pretty good reviews universally. For our smaller sized home, I think we can get away with just a router and a single satellite, but even that is $699. Is it worth so much money?...
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re: Best wifi 6 tri-band mesh network? - rickgrimes
[quote]Are you opposed to adding some, or to running cable for ceiling mounted APs? [/quote] We are planning some remodeling next year, where I could get this taken care of as part of a bigger project. Right now I just want more reliable and faster wifi....
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Russian man escapes from holding cell in plain view of two officers guarding him - rickgrimes
[link=(https://youtu.be/7SJQfeJtGgI)]LINK[/link] :lol:...
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re: HELP! Lost in Crypto - rickgrimes
[quote]What's the consensus on the #2 cypto behind BTC?[/quote] ETH?...
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Best wifi 6 tri-band mesh network? - rickgrimes
Trying to upgrade from our 6-year old first gen Eero system. What are some of the better wifi 6 tri-band mesh systems currently on the market? We have no ethernet hardwired connections in any of our rooms, so it will always completely work in a wireless mode....
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re: Caption this picture - rickgrimes
Given current weather trends: "Ford Bronco: Texas' best defense against polar bears"...
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re: My kids are playing 'Oh a milkshake', 'Dance monkey' and 'Pop See KO' continously on loop - rickgrimes
[quote]What age are we talking about? [/quote] 5 and 3 year old boys....
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re: My kids are playing 'Oh a milkshake', 'Dance monkey' and 'Pop See KO' continously on loop - rickgrimes
[quote]Subtle "I have a family and enough income to afford modern technology" brag. [/quote] :cheers: :lol:...
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My kids are playing 'Oh a milkshake', 'Dance monkey' and 'Pop See KO' continously on loop - rickgrimes
I'm about to go rip off all the Google Nests and Alexa speakers around the house. It's the third day in a row this is happening. For the uninitiated: - [link=(https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=&ved=2ahUKEwjNu_Pj4ezuAhVEsp4KHZIUBSYQtwIwB3oECA4QAg&url=https%3A%2F%2Fww...
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WTF happened to Chamat's $IPOE SPAC? - rickgrimes
I have a Feb 19th $30 call about to expire worthless. It's gone down every frickin day since I got it. WTF happened to it? Why is Chamat not out there pumping it on Twitter and CNBC?...
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re: Thoughts on the ARK* (ARKG, ARKF, ARKK, ARKW, ARKQ) family of ETFs? - rickgrimes
[quote]I’ve got F, G and Q. Started buying a few months back and I add to each monthly.[/quote] Just did the same. Started a position in each of them and will add a bit each month. :cheers:...
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Thoughts on the ARK* (ARKG, ARKF, ARKK, ARKW, ARKQ) family of ETFs? - rickgrimes
Seems like a great way to get exposure to stocks with great upside potential in areas such as Robotics, Genomics, AI, Autonomous Technology and Fintech, without you having to go look for these companies indidvidually. Each of these actively managed ETFs are up 100%+ in the last year or so. [li...
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California is clobbering small businesses with a retroactive tax grab - rickgrimes
[quote]Isabel Rubinas of Glen Ellyn, Ill., operates Lollipop Seeds, a virtual boutique that sells clothing for young children online. And like many small specialty businesses, its sales have slumped badly during the COVID-19 pandemic. It’s also being clobbered by the California Department of Tax...
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A Cessna flew over Robinhood HQ yesterday evening to deliver a message - rickgrimes
[img]https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EtJjW_jXUAIkNeX?format=jpg&name=large[/img] [link=(https://twitter.com/wsbmod/status/1356255784615731201?s=20)]LINK[/link]...
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