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Shout-out to all dads
By mell in misc   73 comments, latest 11 minutes ago:
CL says Call it Crazy says Is there a point you're trying to make with all your keyboard diarrhea? That you're utterly wrong? That you're too proud to admit the claim is ridiculous? That self-congratulatory...

it now costs 75 grand just to eat
By CaptainShuddup in misc   35 comments, latest 15 minutes ago:
CaptainShuddup says The truth of the matter is every quarter if it's discovered that American's have more money left over after their bills. The Electric company raises the rates, insurance premiums of every kind goes...

Cuba signs major biotech and software deals
By tovarichpeter in misc   posted 16 minutes ago:
http://www.reuters.com/article Reuters) - A U.S. cancer research center and a software company reached agreements with Cuban partners during a two-day trade mission to Cuba led by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo in the first trip...

Michele Bachmann: The Rapture Is Coming And It's Obama's Fault
By iwog in misc   41 comments, latest 24 minutes ago:
errc says Zero chance indigenous could ever figure out how to reproduce

New SF Housing Trend: Flop House 2.0
By Robert Sproul in misc   4 comments, latest 36 minutes ago:
iwog says komputodo says A software engineer for Google is content living in a shithole like that? People sure have lowered their standards these last 7 years. All engineers at Google who struggle to pay...

Money worries continue, unchanged from 2014
By tvgnus in misc   13 comments, latest 38 minutes ago:
CL says Bellingham Bill says The baby boom is age 51 to 69 this year, with the median boomer age 60. Next 5 years are really going to feel this "retiree" demographic wave, one we...

The five job interview deal breakers
By tvgnus in misc   30 comments, latest 54 minutes ago:
sbh says Now you're dimwittingly parroting yourself, and still desperately running and cowering and hiding. No paragraph this time. Why the fear, shiteater?

Yahoo's 1Q shows company remains mired in revenue rut
By jvolstad in misc   2 comments, latest 1 hour ago:
Call it Crazy says HydroCabron says Why are you posting articles about tech firms here? Patrick.net is for flame wars, plus the occasional discussion of real estate. You forgot to add pictures of fecal matter...

Reckoning in China...
By Heraclitusstudent in misc   posted 1 hour ago:
http://www.nytimes.com/2015/04 The Iwog's 2017 depression is on the horizon. Also interesting: http://www.nytimes.com/2015/04 "Factories like Ms. Lu’s rely largely on China’s migrant work force of 175 million. But this pool of laborers is growing today at...

Case against Megaupload and KimDotcom collapsing
By thunderlips11 in misc   4 comments, latest 1 hour ago:
BayAreaObserver says The FBI may finally get their hands on Kim Dotcom. Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom is today facing the second serious threat of extradition we’ve learned about in less than a week, following allegations...

Few who lost houses will be buying another one
By tovarichpeter in misc   35 comments, latest 2 hours ago:
Call it Crazy says Why don't you learn how to use the "quote" function, or did all the pot you smoke destroy what functioning brain cells you have left?

Trivia Test
By indigenous in misc   18 comments, latest 2 hours ago:
Bellingham Bill says "(I prefer compassionate over left-leaning because the progressive left has poisoned the term left with their fucked up bs" Progressivism does not mean infallibility. The Temperance and Eugenics Movements were arguably "Progressive",...

CSI is a lie
By tovarichpeter in misc   3 comments, latest 3 hours ago:
justme says Really terrible. The way crime labs and forensics are set up, they have incentive to gain convictions. That is hardly scientific.

Invuity
By BayAreaObserver in companies   1 comment, latest 3 hours ago:
BayAreaObserver says Invuity Inc., which makes lighting devices used in surgery, filed Friday for a $69 million IPO. The San Francisco-based company led by CEO Philip Sawyer said it plans to trade on NASDAQ under...

Stanford: End of tax credit could dim solar industry
By tvgnus in misc   1 comment, latest 4 hours ago:
EBGuy says Didn't I say that yesterday?

Tax cuts only work if given to low and moderate income workers
By tovarichpeter in misc   posted 4 hours ago:
http://www.forbes.com/sites/be Owen Zidar for the National Bureau of Economic Research. Zidar, an assistant economics professor at the University of Chicagos Booth School of Business, concludes that tax changes aimed at low- and moderate-income households have...

Private IPOs
By BayAreaObserver in investors   posted 4 hours ago:
name of investor in SF tech companiesPrivate IPOs about the investorThere were nine times more "private IPOs" by tech companies in the first quarter than there were public IPOs by companies in the sector. That...

Utilities Profit Recipe: Spend More
By BayAreaObserver in misc   posted 4 hours ago:
To expand regulator-imposed earnings caps, electricity producers splurge on new equipment, boosting customers’ bills. Families in New York are paying 40% more for electricity than they were a decade ago. Meanwhile, the cost of the...

RightVentures
By Patrick in investors   2 comments, latest 5 hours ago:
KgK one says

Do you Google on your phone for the most accurate info or the Experience?
By CaptainShuddup in misc   2 comments, latest 6 hours ago:
CaptainShuddup says Five word max pages is the responsive industry standard, because pinch zoom is too fucking hard for the stupid millennials. That and of course this fits right in line with Google's quest to...

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