|Kids are horrible investments |
By Peter P 102 comments, latest 5 months ago:
Moderate Infidel says My investment in my daughter has paid dividends. Maybe you are investing your sperm/egg with the wrong investment vehicle.
|Meaning of |
By Peter P 1 comment, latest 5 months ago:
GraooGra says In a regular circumstances with a healthy market when you put down 20% and you are on 30-year fixed with low interest rate and your monthly payment is no more than 1/3 of...
|Monotheism and Polytheism |
By Peter P 13 comments, latest 5 months ago:
Vicente says gracer says Jesus said, "The sin of the world is unbelief in Me." OK, let's posit I believe he exists? Existed? Therefore I have no sin, and can go to heaven without having...
|Why pseudo-rationalists hate the rich |
By Peter P 192 comments, latest 5 months ago:
Kevin says Peter P says But it is a mistake to apply value judgement to any kind of economic activity. Only if you're a psychopath. I could become very wealthy by murdering people and taking...
|How to fix education? |
By Peter P 92 comments, latest 6 months ago:
Peter P says justme says Nobody says How can I tell your physical age? I can only infer your other age from reading your posts. Come to Coffee Hour? Peter P was there last time....
|Helicopter Cat |
By Peter P posted 6 months ago:
Will this cat air-drop money to help the economy?
|Antifragile by Nassim Taleb |
By Peter P posted 6 months ago:
This book is finally out! http://www.amazon.com/Antifrag I think it is something everyone here should read.
|Batman Rocks! |
By Peter P 10 comments, latest 7 months ago:
errc says Dan8267 says Patrick says For some reason the spammers favored this thread a bit, Conjecture: The spammers are scanning for terms and any page that contains popular terms gets spam priority. Batman probably...
|Ernie Els Wins British Open |
By Peter P 1 comment, latest 10 months ago:
Peter P says My second favorite (NOT by far) is Nick Price. Both were from Africa. What a coincident! One has a nice, easy swing. The other has an elegant, quick swing.
|Why do people deny the existence of housing bubbles? |
By Peter P 84 comments, latest 1 year ago:
wthrfrk80 says God Bless America.
|Revising Prop 13 – Benefit Actual Owners |
By Peter P 227 comments, latest 2 years ago:
American in Japan says I was surprised when I learned that Propostion 13 has a heriditary tax basis. Another point to consider is that many people who pay very little tax under Propostion 13 still...
By Peter P 9 comments, latest 3 years ago:
Peter P says SPOILER ALERT 2012 spin? In the ending of the movie, we all know the survivors must now cope with the grim reality that there are millions of other survivors on the only...
|Perhaps the government should run health care |
By Peter P 109 comments, latest 3 years ago:
Peter P says Someone said that the only difference between the Republicans and the Democrats is the mascot. However, the Republicans did not choose an Ass. ;-)
|Capitalism is Freedom |
By Peter P 124 comments, latest 3 years ago:
Peter P says We have made a few superficial improvements but we are still human. Superficial improvements? Are you fucking kidding me? It used to be the *NORM* for powerful people in a society to...
|Universal Catastrophic Care |
By Peter P 14 comments, latest 3 years ago:
Good question of course. :-)
|Asset prices and depressions |
By Peter P 165 comments, latest 4 years ago:
The last capitalist we hang shall be the one who sold us the rope. --Karl Marx
|What now?16201 |
By Peter P 89 comments, latest 4 years ago:
http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/8064 Citi is trying to force the US taxpayers to convert the taxpayers ownership of preferred shares (purchased under TARP-1 in Oct/Nov) into common shares. The motivation is obvious: 1. Citi does not want to...
|Good school district |
By Peter P 118 comments, latest 4 years ago:
Tomrisk says I don't think "Good School District" exists. Only Great Kids and Responsible Parents make the kids success.
|Survival mode |
By Peter P 286 comments, latest 5 years ago:
SP says Duke Says: Can we start a new thread? It's up.
|Are California’s Taxes Too Low? |
By Peter P 72 comments, latest 5 years ago:
symonds says very nice blog. California Treatment Centers