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    https://mobile.twitter.com/sawyerhackett/status/11...

    https://mobile.twitter.com/sawyerhackett/status/1151320770892705798?ref_url=https%3a%2f%2fwww.nakedcapitalism.com%2f2019%2f07%2f200pm-water-cooler-7-17-2019.html
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    Well, that's very cynical of you. So, the economy...

    Well, that's very cynical of you. So, the economy next to the water slowly collapses. Do you think that money isn't mobile? It will just go elsewhere, and the services will follow. In the NYC region,...
  3. Well, at least they covered that one. I had an 01...

    Well, at least they covered that one. I had an 01 Forester that they fixed (under warranty) and extended the engine warranty to 100,000. Oil leak, no.
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    But, it's also a pretty clearcut issue of welfare...

    But, it's also a pretty clearcut issue of welfare for the rich, because almost anybody who can afford to own or even get into the credit game buying a waterfront property is technically rich,...
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    Right. I'm not being specific to time or place....

    Right. I'm not being specific to time or place. Revoke flood insurance backed by our tax dollars, and trillions of dollars of RE value all along our coasts would be vaporized, as it should be.
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    https://mobile.twitter.com/StevePhillipsGM/status/...

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    It will continue to be expensive as long as you...

    It will continue to be expensive as long as you and I and every other taxpayer subdidizes cheap insurance for the owners.
  8. They had a class action suit against them for the...

    They had a class action suit against them for the oil leaking problem in the about 05-12s or so. They lost. But, then again, Subaru lost, in the long run. I just switched over to Honda after Subarus...
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    Well, that's good proof that this "economic...

    Well, that's good proof that this "economic expansion" isn't really an "economic expansion" for probably what is a large majority of Americans.
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    Prices will drop, but, the whole point is that it...

    Prices will drop, but, the whole point is that it will take a long time. Probably twenty plus years. The boomers built this pyramid scheme over thirty years, and It's probably topping off, because...
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    Seriously, that's my theory, although I'm way too...

    Seriously, that's my theory, although I'm way too old to benefit. The boomers are dying in place, as all old people do, at a certain point. Moving is hard, expensive, and sort of impossible if you...
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    You're actually on to something there. A...

    You're actually on to something there. A generation that isn't buying a first home will never get to trading in equity for dying in Boise.
  13. The younger the better.

    The younger the better.
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    Oh man, I finally watched that thing. Stupid.

    Oh man, I finally watched that thing. Stupid.
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    The SALT thing has definitely hurt the high tax...

    The SALT thing has definitely hurt the high tax states, but the market wasn't exactly hot since the 08 crash and recession, besides the oligarch funded luxury stuff in Manhattan, Hamptons, and a few...
  16. Agree about Duolingo and reading, although I made...

    Agree about Duolingo and reading, although I made it a point to talk it through.

    I'm convinced the only way I'd learn is to be forced to by living in a place for some time. Used Duolingo fo my...
  17. I should have bought plane tickets and seen it...

    I should have bought plane tickets and seen it live. Never been to Ireland.
  18. About 8 months back for me. Awesome. edit: With...

    About 8 months back for me. Awesome. edit: With Neil.
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    And the twist.

    And the twist.
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    https://wolfstreet.com/2019/07/12/changes-in-house...

    https://wolfstreet.com/2019/07/12/changes-in-house-prices-rents-and-household-incomes-since-1960-in-the-us-by-region-and-major-metro/

    Great charts. No wonder the people who live in the west think...
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    A New Jersey cop overdosed on heroin in a patrol...

    A New Jersey cop overdosed on heroin in a patrol car while on duty. 




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  23. Downtowns to downtowns, trains are great in...

    Downtowns to downtowns, trains are great in Europe. Nothing like here. Fast, clean, affordable. Try the high speeds.

    You need a car for the country, though.
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    Tapas in Granada. https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190714/c71d30d153ff8affd3116a998b2d195d.jpg
  30. I said that flamenco was.....interesting. I don't...

    I said that flamenco was.....interesting. I don't get it, but, yeah, man, there was a ton of passion displayed. I'll be back.
  31. HERE WeGo is an awesome navigation app for both...

    HERE WeGo is an awesome navigation app for both driving and city walking, uses no data, when the phone is offline. Just download the countries of Portugal and Spain maps, and have at it.
  32. Bourdain did an episode from Andalucia (Granada...

    Bourdain did an episode from Andalucia (Granada and Seville) which is great, also did one from San Sebastian and another from the Asturias region. The last is way off the beaten track, but pretty....
  33. So, you'te flying to Lisbon to start, basically...

    So, you'te flying to Lisbon to start, basically doing Portugal/Spain?

    Last year I did Madrid, Seville, and Granada. Madrid because of direct flights over, hate connecting flights to Europe. Not an...
  34. I saw him in 04 and 06, and he was awesome. That...

    I saw him in 04 and 06, and he was awesome. That was a long time ago, though.
  35. Here's one review:...

    Here's one review: https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/music/reviews/neil-young-bob-dylan-bst-hyde-park-review-london-crazy-horse-setlist-a9003396.html

    Guess he caught Bob on a bad...
  36. Probably the highest (heh) concentration of white...

    Probably the highest (heh) concentration of white people in dreads you'll ever see.
  37. Who knew? Metal knitting. ...

    Who knew? Metal knitting.

    https://mobile.twitter.com/apentertainment/status/1149613230332891136?ref_url=https%3a%2f%2fwww.nakedcapitalism.com%2f2019%2f07%2f200pm-water-cooler-7-12-2019.html
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    Artist produced albums

    Just listening to two great new albums, the Raconteurs Help Us Stranger and the Black Keys Let's Rock (takes balls to use that title), and both are superbly produced and recorded by the artists....
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    Not a big smoothie fan, right?

    Not a big smoothie fan, right?
  40. Where else will you put your money? Loan sharking?

    Where else will you put your money? Loan sharking?
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    Yeah, dangerous, every time I've fallen on a...

    Yeah, dangerous, every time I've fallen on a plastic straw, like, right in my eyeball, no whoop.
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    It's either pimping, or that. That TV in the...

    It's either pimping, or that.


    That TV in the bedroom pic looks like a David Lynch set.
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    Hey, you gotta do what you gotta do.

    Hey, you gotta do what you gotta do.
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    Well, if you've been following this Jeffery...

    Well, if you've been following this Jeffery Epstein thing, seems that pimping out teenage girls would be a lucrative biz in high country. Make sure you record everything in the rooms, and then...
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    Doesn't matter if it's locked, the thing would...

    Doesn't matter if it's locked, the thing would just be stripped down to the frame.
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    Rip Torn: From ‘Men in Black’ to ‘30 Rock’...

    Rip Torn: From ‘Men in Black’ to ‘30 Rock’ https://www.nytimes.com/2019/07/10/arts/rip-torn-men-in-black.html
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    RIP Jim Bouton, a true wise ass. Jim Bouton,...

    RIP Jim Bouton, a true wise ass.


    Jim Bouton, Author of Tell-All Baseball Memoir ‘Ball Four,’ Dies at 80 https://www.nytimes.com/2019/07/10/sports/baseball/jim-bouton-dead-ball-four.html
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    My girlfriend just saw this in Baltimore, and...

    My girlfriend just saw this in Baltimore, and played the "soundtrack" for a few days. Really annoying music. I guess it's more fun to see live, but, man, turn that stupid shit off.
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    https://www.theamericanconservative.com/articles/m...

    https://www.theamericanconservative.com/articles/mad-the-hilariously-sly-magazine-hated-by-the-stiff-set
  50. Greg sighs. But, his spirit is never broken.

    Greg sighs. But, his spirit is never broken.
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