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re: Natural Gas Bill For IDA - EA6B
Didn’t lose power for very long this storm, but based on several short outages my 20KW Cummings cost around $1.58:hour run in the summer with normal AC setting....
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re: Natural Gas Bill For IDA - EA6B
[quote]Could have used that and got a hotel room. frick dealing with all that nonsense after a major hurricane.[/quote] Hotel rooms were few and far between, most don’t want dogs and cats which is my situation, then if you get one you get to come home to clean out the refrigerator, and freezer, a...
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re: Whole life - I know - EA6B
[quote]I've met with 2 different financial advisors recently. Are there financial advisors that don't harp solely on whole life policies? [/quote] You met with two insurance salesman that happen to be financial advisors. None of the fee based FAs I have ever consulted with sell insurance products...
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re: Carley McCord plane crash report reveals propeller problem - EA6B
[link=(https://data.ntsb.gov/Docket?ProjectID=100739)]LINK[/link] Actual NTSB accident report. Analysis of post crash prop pitch mechanism and controls are contain within the the group chairman’s 52 page factual report....
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re: Parents: how much did/do you budget for your toddler's birthday parties? - EA6B
The price of a cake and a gift....
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re: President* Biden: For a long time, this economy has worked great for those at the top! - EA6B
[quote]Do they? Not many people who inherit millions of dollars go broke, it’s almost impossible to do so. The money seriously makes money by itself, with zero work required.[/quote] Inherited wealth rarely lasts more than three generations, there is a long list of old money families that ran out...
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re: President* Biden: 15 Nobel Prize-winning economists agree that my economic plan will grow - EA6B
Economics, the only field of study that makes Astrology look legitimate. ...
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re: SpaceX is sending a completely amateur crew into orbit tonight - EA6B
[quote]What could possibly go wrong?[/quote] It’s a autonomous spacecraft, the entire mission was flown with zero input from the crew. Whatever happened would have happened regardless if there is a crew in the capsule or not....
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re: People still don't understand net worth/wealth vs income - EA6B
[quote]Your idea of capitalism raising standards for all classes does not apply to the American form of capitalism. Rich are getting richer, poor are getting poorer. It really is that simple.[/quot Show me a person in America that is by your definition “poor” that has normal intelligence, and no ...
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re: How many gallons of gas are you going to store for the next storm? - EA6B
[quote]Unhook the fuel line at the fuel filter or other accessible spot. Turn on key but don’t start the engine. Fuel pump tries to pressure up your fuel rails for startup. Enjoy the flow of gas with no siphoning.[/quote] Won’t work, the computer (PCM) starts the fuel pump for only -1-2 seconds ...
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re: Bosley Hair Restoration - EA6B
[quote]Men think women like bald heads but I have been told they prefer hair. Casually take a poll in your office today and see what they say.[/quote] Most decent women were taught to protect the feelings of men, because of this they are highly proficient at lying. You will never get a straight ...
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re: Emery and class load/schedule question. - EA6B
[quoteMany graduate in 3 yrs.[/quote] Sure, I believe that....
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re: Ditching smart phones, need GPS recommendations. - EA6B
[quote]gas stations, cops, places to stop for food, hotels, whether something you're going to visit is open or not, shopping, communicating with your family & friends, listening/watching sporting events on the road, checking your video cameras at your house to make sure no one is breaking in, office...
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re: Ideas for month-long vacation rental next summer - EA6B
Mosquitoes in Wisconsin during the summer are worse than South LA or TX. You can sit outside without a screened area....
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re: Why isn't Texas more known for beaches? - EA6B
[quote]We went here in 2020 when Florida didn't want anyone from Louisiana. I honestly loved it. The water was clear, the reason it doesn't look like Destin is the color of the sand. My favorite part is the fact you can just drive onto the beach. No lugging the cooler/tent/extra crap half a mile thr...
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re: Does money overcome ugly and out of shape? - EA6B
[quote]Because the lack of money can and will surely cause you unhappiness[/quote] Happiness is more related to brain chemistry than money, there are very happy homeless people, very happy people living in shanty towns in third world countries....
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re: How do low income types always get great seats? - EA6B
[quote]key is to not have any kids so you can spend that extra on yourself.[/quote] If not having kids would make a significant change in a person’s financial status, they are not making any real money....
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re: How do low income types always get great seats? - EA6B
Have a relative that has enough money that he has chartered a jet to g o to the Super Bowl a couple of times, wears nothing but jeans, work boots, ball cap, and a T-shirt, or button down depending on the occasion, ...
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re: This person is a nurse at a nursing home - EA6B
Are they really a nurse as in RN, or even a LPN? It is a pet peeve of mine that to many people that work in a healthcare setting , and wear scrubs call themselves a”nurse”...
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re: Another home generator question - EA6B
Burning natural gas produces less carbon monoxide than gasoline or diesel. Low carbon emissions are one of the big advantages of natural gas fired power plants for those that care bout such things....
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