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    My career is taking off since my mid-40s. Iím in...

    My career is taking off since my mid-40s. Iím in my prime, career wise. Having a great time. Age 57.

    I have two distinct phases to my adult life. 20s and 30s weíre raising kids. Which was also...
  2. Thread: Meritocracy

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    Anything over 200,000 scares me. A decade ago...

    Anything over 200,000 scares me. A decade ago anything over 100,000 scared me. Itís just a house.
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    I care a lot. I recognize that whatever changes I...

    I care a lot. I recognize that whatever changes I make are a mere drop in the ocean. But I still try. And I fear for my grandchildrenís futures on this planet.

    The two us (adults, married) share...
  4. Thread: August Purge

    by Tammy
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    It depends on the drug. Some lose potency (most...

    It depends on the drug. Some lose potency (most common outcome), but some become stronger and some degrade into a different chemical.
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    So I need to know - why should you flush instead...

    So I need to know - why should you flush instead of letting the yellow mellow?
  6. I like living in my neighborhood which is a blend...

    I like living in my neighborhood which is a blend of Hispanic White Black and mixed. I like it though not because of colors but because itís working class.

    High class people can be judgmental and...
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    Online bill payment has caused my checkbook to be...

    Online bill payment has caused my checkbook to be continually balanced. No more monthly balancing.
  8. At some point it will hit home that money is just...

    At some point it will hit home that money is just numbers in paper. Then only those things with intrinsic value will matter. Precious metals mar or may not make the cut. It depends how hungry and...
  9. Thread: Sneak Peak!

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    I love it. Congratulations.

    I love it. Congratulations.
  10. Enjoy this new adventure!

    Enjoy this new adventure!
  11. Tesla bought out solar city just after we had our...

    Tesla bought out solar city just after we had our solar panels put on the roof. The desert Southwest has plenty of sunshine if we would simply capture it. For us, electric cars are a no brainer.
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    I wonder if your anxiety is not only about...

    I wonder if your anxiety is not only about spending, but also about spending on a joint project with a romantic partner. That takes trust and involves a certain loss of control.
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    Isnít it extremely unusual for someone within the...

    Isnít it extremely unusual for someone within the same party to run against the incumbent? This is good news.
  14. The electric production site can have better...

    The electric production site can have better controls on pollution discharges into the air, as opposed to depending on thousands of cars to maintain their exhaust systems.

    Many electricity plants...
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    We don't need heat in Phoenix. But itís a little...

    We don't need heat in Phoenix. But itís a little chilly when our lows get into 40s in the winter so we heat a little at night.
  16. He said we need more more ďmental institutionsĒ...

    He said we need more more ďmental institutionsĒ for all those mental people who pull the trigger.

    The USSR had lots of those.
  17. Where I grew up in rural Ohio there were always...

    Where I grew up in rural Ohio there were always lots of farmers who were happy to accept cats. Of course they lived in the barn, not in the house. I bet thereís farmers in Michigan who would take...
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    Yesterday I read about a woman who bought a Tesla...

    Yesterday I read about a woman who bought a Tesla and then removed the tiny chip from the fob and had it inserted under her skin. So now she can use her car any time she has near it.
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    Back in the day in Wyoming high country, a guy we...

    Back in the day in Wyoming high country, a guy we knew sprayed foam insulation about a foot thick all over the outside of his house trailer, except for the windows. It looked like they lived in a...
  20. Thread: First baby dread

    by Tammy
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    Iím still reading the title of this post as if...

    Iím still reading the title of this post as if someone is dreading becoming a parent for the first time 😄
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    This is sounding like a change in mental status...

    This is sounding like a change in mental status that could have to do with early dementia - loss of mental filter etc. This is a new behavior after how many years?
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    I donít tuck in the top sheet. I canít sleep with...

    I donít tuck in the top sheet. I canít sleep with sheets pressing down on my feet so I like them loose. I use bottom and top sheet only in the summer and add a light blanket the rest of the year.
  23. Just finished the book ďretrotopiaĒ. It wasnít...

    Just finished the book ďretrotopiaĒ. It wasnít the best writing style, and was a little pedantic, but it basically coveted the idea in this post. Technology improves to a certain point and then...
  24. Thread: July Frugals!

    by Tammy
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    I maintain my stubborn resistance to our...

    I maintain my stubborn resistance to our societyís belief that old is bad. I am proudly 57 and I donít try to fight it. People seem to respect me for it at work - Although I get hit on less. But...
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    I remember a perfect day a few years ago. I...

    I remember a perfect day a few years ago. I didnít go to work that day. I was home. It was the perfect blend of life - some good food, some cleaning up around the house, some reading, some time with...
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