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Bitcoin and Crypto-currency
on 5 Nov 2017
, latest 3 hours ago #investingHi guys, I'd like to start a conversation on crypto-currency, particularly Bitcoin.What do you all think about it from an investment point of view today? I have some buddies in...
“Shut Up and Dribble” is Racist?
on 17 Feb 2018
, latest 3 days ago http://www.washingtonexaminer. A popular position by sports fans is that athletes focus on sports and avoid dragging politics into the game. When a Fox host echoed that brief, players like Kevin...
Bay Area Train Ettiquette
on 1 Feb 2018
, latest 18 days ago Some of you guys might remember that I traveled to several countries in Europe this summer with my wife and 18mo old daughter.I remember vividly that no matter where we...
Walmart is racist!
on 27 Jan 2018
, latest 19 days ago Here is another article helping to confirm that Trump has another 7yrs in office:http://www.businessinsi
School Loan - To Payoff Or Not To Payoff
on 29 Dec 2017
, latest 20 days ago #miscHi guys,I've been asked to advise on the following situation:Husband and wife are both in their early to mid 30s. Wife finished up a medical program in 2013 that left...
NFL Rooney Rule
on 11 Jan 2018
, latest a month ago The Rooney Rule is a National Football League policy that requires league teams to Interview minority candidates for head coaching and senior football operation jobs. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ #travesty
Underground Tech Sex Parties?
on 2 Jan 2018
, latest 2 months ago #tech“Oh My God, This Is So F---ed Up”: Inside Silicon Valley’s Secretive, Orgiastic Dark Side - Vanity Fairhttps://www.google.com/amp
2017 Investment Performance:
on 31 Dec 2017
, latest 2 months ago #investmentSP500 +18% Dow +24%Nasdaq +28%Case-Schiller National Index +5%Case-Schiller SF Bay Index: +7%Crypto went bananas beyond my wildest imagination. What an insane year for investment#MAGA ?
Investment Experts, Come on In - Marijuana Legal in CA
on 14 Nov 2016
, latest 2 months ago Patnet investors, With CA and other states continuing the trend of legalizing marijuana, I'd like to start a discussion about where investors should be putting their money if this trend...
Sales Tax on Used Cars
on 13 Dec 2017
, latest 2 months ago #miscThe recent sale of a Corvette I owned got me thinking about the repeated sales tax for used automobiles that change ownership title. The Carfax report showed the car as...
Calling all Electrical / Semiconductor Industry Engineers
on 17 Nov 2017
, latest 3 months ago #SciTechHi guys, I have a colleague new to the semiconductor industry and I'd like to recommend a top notch book covering the introduction to the semiconductor industry and basics of...
Tesla Roadster: Fastest Production Car of All Time
on 17 Nov 2017
, latest 3 months ago #miscElon changing the game... announces a 2020 roadster that will have unimaginable acceleration0-60: 1.9sec1/4 mile: high 8sCharging Range at Cruise: 600 miles $200kA while back I posted about the Dodge...
You have $100,000 cash to invest today. What do you do?
on 16 Oct 2017
, latest 3 months ago Hello Patnet,Say you have $100K-150K cash to invest today. Let's say the investment period is 5+yrs.Real estate and the stock market equities are bloated at historical highs. Where would you...
Vacationing South of the Border
on 5 May 2017
, latest 3 months ago I love traveling south of the border for vacation, but this sort of stuff is always in the back of my mind when I do: http://www.insideedition.com/h I knew someone who...
Recommendations for Things That Everyone Should Read
on 7 Apr 2017
, latest 4 months ago Hi guys, I work in account management and my responsibilities include writing and reviewing many contracts. It got me thinking that there are a lot of things out there that...
Peninsula House Priced Way Below Market
on 22 May 2017
, latest 4 months ago @Patrick Wanna bet the seller wouldn't let it go for asking? https://www.redfin.com/CA/San-
Police kill homicide suspect during I-80 standoff, traffic snarled for hours
on 27 Sep 2017
, latest 5 months ago http://www.ktvu.com/news/inter For several seconds it sounds like a war as about 50 rounds were fired after the suspect opened fire on Police.