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  1. I had an instructor who had this setup. Place...

    I had an instructor who had this setup. Place sold quickly when she moved. I was a lovely setup.
  2. FYI...Got an email. It seems the April clinic...

    FYI...Got an email. It seems the April clinic has been postponed til May....for anyone who was looking to go.
  3. From a permitting perspective, I would buy a...

    From a permitting perspective, I would buy a "farm" that had a house and barn however decrepit. Starting from scratch on raw land is tougher from a permitting POV.
  4. Thanks.....I have put in a couple of phone calls,...

    Thanks.....I have put in a couple of phone calls, no replies yet. I will probably attend on Monday.
  5. Info on Katsamanis/JP Murat clinic this weekend in NJ?

    They publicize the event and then don't give any contact info.
    http://www.nj.com/horsenews/2015/02/maria_katsamanis_teaching_hors.html

    Anyone know how to reach either Katsamanis or Jean Paul...
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    The above are not universal truths. Rules...

    The above are not universal truths.

    Rules for additions/renovations are very much subject to local regs township to township, county to county.

    In my area, there is a lot of "leeway" and...
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    You say you have other buildings that have been...

    You say you have other buildings that have been on site for years. Are any of them suitable for an "expansion?"

    Usually permitting rules for "renovations" are different than new construction....
  8. I'm in the opposite camp of MYOB.....I would...

    I'm in the opposite camp of MYOB.....I would speak up!

    You will perhaps become persona non-grata, but pointing out their selfishness to their face may actually help the old folks.

    These are...
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    The answer with all statistics is "It...

    The answer with all statistics is "It depends".....on what you want to do with the data.

    Averages can be dangerous.....and can lead to wrong conclusions.

    When I complained about speeding on...
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    Talbots is closing???? I have shirts that I...

    Talbots is closing????

    I have shirts that I baby with hand washing because I can't find replacements of similar quality. I will have to try some of the ideas on this thread.
  11. Thanks for the update....I have been following...

    Thanks for the update....I have been following this case.

    I agree that based on the lack of asking, it could be inferred that the SBC leaders did not think their alumna were of sufficient means...
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    Anyone heard of Honza Bláha?

    Someone sent me an interesting video
    http://biggeekdad.com/2012/04/awesome-horse-trainer/

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K5ZmDkhqhW8
  13. Time for RICO law to be "creatively" applied by a...

    Time for RICO law to be "creatively" applied by a lawyer(s) with imagination on how to extend the concepts.....follow the money.
  14. League of Women Voters usually tries to present...

    League of Women Voters usually tries to present candidates impartially....usually most helpful in local elections.
  15. For all the angst in the "taking America back"...

    For all the angst in the "taking America back" threat...there is a sense that something is "wrong"...thought it is very difficult to pin down.

    This case is a perfect example of what people want to...
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    Work with your Fidelity advisor.....never buy...

    Work with your Fidelity advisor.....never buy stocks based on some internet discussion.

    Buying a sector mutual fund lets you buy all the big names (Exxon, Duke Energy...etc) with the additional...
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    The IRS uniform tables are just a table for...

    The IRS uniform tables are just a table for payout of RMD's (required minimum distribution) from an IRA.....not sure they are actuarially based. It is just a table to define how the IRS gets...
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    If you look at the Social Security actuarial...

    If you look at the Social Security actuarial lifetime tables, a 65 year old male has a life expectancy of 17.57 more years....eg., expected to live to 82.57 years....
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    Remember, the 401k and 403b are "tax...

    Remember, the 401k and 403b are "tax deferred"....eg you WILL pay taxes on them when you start to withdraw.

    So whatever balance you have in those accounts, the real balance is defined by knocking...
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    More reading material...

    More reading material
    https://personal.vanguard.com/us/insights/investingtruths/investing-truth-about-risk

    Asset allocation for taxable investor
    https://personal.vanguard.com/pdf/s556.pdf
  21. On the failure of management....by the great...

    On the failure of management....by the great UPenn management guru Russell Ackoff



    I remember reading something written by him (which I cannot find at the moment) which said that no manager...
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    I agree in general with Minnie, but.....I'm not a...

    I agree in general with Minnie, but.....I'm not a fan of individual stocks. I prefer to diversify risk and invest in mutual funds or ETF's.

    Since 2009, the Dow has more than doubled as it went...
  23. http://www.kroopboots.com/ Talk to...

    http://www.kroopboots.com/

    Talk to Randy.....she will make them as soft or as stove-pipe as you want.

    And maybe even in navy.
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    Warren Buffett missed the "Great Recession"...

    Warren Buffett missed the "Great Recession" because he said if he could not understand the financial product, he would not invest.

    Any financial investment that is so "obtuse" as to require some...
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    Go to the courthouse and sign on the dotted line....

    Go to the courthouse and sign on the dotted line. Become legal. Then go have a party.
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