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    Indeed. Someone on Facebook actually asked my...

    Indeed. Someone on Facebook actually asked my Honolulu friend if she was concerned.
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    But, but... what about my friend in Honolulu? Is...

    But, but... what about my friend in Honolulu? Is she going to be ok???
  3. Thread: Dh and retirement

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    It had never occurred to me that SO seeing the...

    It had never occurred to me that SO seeing the mail might be a trigger to remember to pay the bills. And he's never suggested that so I don't know that it is in fact the case for him as it is for...
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    +1. This clown reminds me of a boss I had 25...

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    This clown reminds me of a boss I had 25 years ago. It was a constantly frustrating experience. For example, if we were having a busy period she'd get all upset when I told her that either...
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    I love it when people on HGTV say "We want open...

    I love it when people on HGTV say "We want open concept but need a formal dining room."
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    I totally get it. Not always friday, but...

    I totally get it. Not always friday, but definitely enjoy spending an evening home alone. SO travels for work a few times a year and I love being able to just come home, make a burrito for dinner...
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    After I did the hep B series of vaccinations my...

    After I did the hep B series of vaccinations my doctor had one done to see if they had worked.
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    And hopefully we can do better than the Texas Lt....

    And hopefully we can do better than the Texas Lt. Governor's suggestion that we just need to ban doors...
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    It hasn't helped the last 230 times, so I'm...

    It hasn't helped the last 230 times, so I'm pretty sure it's not going to this time around. After all, what's that cliched definition of insanity... Maybe it's time to try something different...
  10. Thread: Dh and retirement

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    You've just described SO and me. I'm a 'place...

    You've just described SO and me. I'm a 'place for every thing and every thing in it's place' kind of guy and SO is a 'any flat surface is a good spot to set this down' kind of guy. He's gotten a...
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    Shingles scares me too. I've known too many...

    Shingles scares me too. I've known too many people that suffered terribly. And Yes. Two shots two to six months apart. I had the first one a month ago. Definitely caused soreness at the injection...
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    Thoughts and prayers. Iím surprised they havent...

    Thoughts and prayers. Iím surprised they havent been suggested before.
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    Would you be happier if we just called it...

    Would you be happier if we just called it majority privilege? People attacking minority white farmers on the other side of the world is just as wrong as people calling the cops just because a scary...
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    white privelege v. 454. Being able to take your...

    white privelege v. 454. Being able to take your son for a walk without having the rent-a-cops called on you.
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  15. Thread: Dh and retirement

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    I've wondered for years how retirement will work...

    I've wondered for years how retirement will work for SO and I. He doesn't really have much in the way of hobbies/interests beyond watching tv and he gets bored with that. I routinely take off a...
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    I don't know who the Nuffield Trust are, or how...

    I don't know who the Nuffield Trust are, or how valid their research, but they seem to disagree with the concept that immigrants are what's causing the UK's NHS to have budget shortfalls. The much...
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    Donít worry. Itís not just the fancy pants...

    Donít worry. Itís not just the fancy pants schools.

    https://www.google.com/amp/s/amp.cnn.com/cnn/2018/05/04/us/colorado-state-university-racial-profiling-trnd/index.html
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    If they did i seriously doubt they would have...

    If they did i seriously doubt they would have called the police. The woman was asleep not comatose.
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    Maybe itís just me but if i was concerned for her...

    Maybe itís just me but if i was concerned for her welfare i wouldnt have called the police, i would have said Ďhey! You ok?í
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    white privelege v. 454. Not having the cops...

    white privelege v. 454. Not having the cops called on you when you take a nap in the common room at your grad school dorm.
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    My grandmother passed away when I was 6, 44 years...

    My grandmother passed away when I was 6, 44 years ago. I didn't know it at the time but apparently she had gone around her house and put stickers on the bottoms of a few things that she thought one...
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    So many gardeners and sewers/knitters/etc. I...

    So many gardeners and sewers/knitters/etc. I suppose that's not surprising since these activities lead to tangible results that can be pleasing if done well. My SIL has had various hobbies of these...
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    I suppose you're right. Just as I mostly leave...

    I suppose you're right. Just as I mostly leave it up to any particular category of people to decide how to classify themselves I'll leave it to minimalists to define what makes a minimalist. I'm...
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    I suppose you're probably right. Although for...

    I suppose you're probably right. Although for most people opting out of SS/Medicare at a young age and forgoing the benefits later would probably be a terrible decision, undoubtedly there would be...
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    It couldn't really create adverse selection since...

    It couldn't really create adverse selection since people would have made the decision back when they were young. Someone who opted out when they were young couldn't then reverse the decision later...
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