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  1. Thread: The TV Thread

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    Any non-American/UK books on that list of good...

    True. And the writing style is really bad too.



    Lmao. I do plan on reading the book someday. I liked Foundation, but I read it as a kid. I'm trying to remember sci-fi books I read as an adult,...
  2. Thread: The TV Thread

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    Lmao. I do plan on reading the book someday. I...

    Most overhyped book since the Foundation Trilogy. I hated reading it, and everyone who likes it is stupid.[/QUOTE]

    Lmao. I do plan on reading the book someday. I liked Foundation, but I read it as...
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    I liked the menu too. The ending was lackluster...

    I liked the menu too. The ending was lackluster though.
  4. Thread: The TV Thread

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    Very late to this but I'm really enjoying the...

    Very late to this but I'm really enjoying the italian tv drama 1992, 1993, 1994:Berlusconi Rising. It's a historical drama set in the background of the scandals that brought down all the old italian...
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    China getting the "The Tatar Yoke" achievement...

    China getting the "The Tatar Yoke" achievement irl.
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    What do you mean by 75% to 90%? As in, the...

    As a Lutheran, you'll excuse me if I don't shed a tear.

    In other news, Barbara Walter's died at 93.[/QUOTE]

    Iím an atheist from a region in Germany that was Lutheran from day one. That region...
  7. Thread: The TV Thread

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    Season 2 sucked imo. Oh and only yesterday, I...

    Season 2 sucked imo. Oh and only yesterday, I realized that series creator Mike White also wrote and was in School of Rock.
  8. Thread: RIP Twitter?

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    "Elon Musk Has Now Sold $22.9 Billion In Tesla...

    "Elon Musk Has Now Sold $22.9 Billion In Tesla Shares Since Buying Twitter—And Dragged Down Tesla's Market Cap By $700 Billion In The Process"...
  9. Thread: Bitcoin

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    :popcorn:

    :popcorn:
  10. Thread: RIP Twitter?

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    Yes, he did lose money. You don't have to access...

    Yes, he did lose money. You don't have to access the wealth in your shares by selling them, you can take out a loan against it. That is often the preferred way to do it because you don't need to pay...
  11. Thread: The TV Thread

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    Wednesday is so awesome! Loved it and loved the...

    Wednesday is so awesome! Loved it and loved the actress.

    As an aside, I'm not liking the prevailing 8-episode format on streaming services. The old network 22-episode format meant shows explored...
  12. Lol. Binance just ate FTX.

    Well, well, not surprised at all by the strong rally today. But I am surprised at the stronger move in crypto -- Bitcoin is breaking out of its rangebound channels.[/QUOTE]

    Maybe some people are...
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    The Vincent Vega experience.

    That guy, at the wrong end of the barrel, just came out from the outhouse.[/QUOTE]

    The Vincent Vega experience.
  14. Well, well, not surprised at all by the strong...

    Well, well, not surprised at all by the strong rally today. But I am surprised at the stronger move in crypto -- Bitcoin is breaking out of its rangebound channels.
  15. Share buybacks are better for tax purposes...

    Share buybacks are better for tax purposes anyway, so at least they're doing that.
  16. Odd market action. Usually, it dumps before...

    Odd market action. Usually, it dumps before Powell's speech, spikes during and after, then dumps the next day.
  17. Sure. That’s not what Nordstern’s article is...

    Maybe if your wealth is in the low millions. Absolutely not if its in the hundreds of millions +. You can structure and trust and offshore around almost anything at that level.[/QUOTE]

    Sure....
  18. Yes, wealth is total of all assets. None of us...

    Yes, wealth is total of all assets. None of us are talking about straight cash. In addition, inherited assets are taxed too so many people have to sell the assets they inherit to cover the tax bill....
  19. What about the study that showed 70% of wealthy...

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    What about the study that showed 70% of wealthy families lose their fortune by the second generation, and 90% by the third generation? Anderson Cooper is an interesting example. He is a...
  20. I am because Meta broke the MSFT-AAPL-GOOG cabal...

    I'm assuming no one here is feeling bad about this?[/QUOTE]

    I am because Meta broke the MSFT-AAPL-GOOG cabal that was holding back good pay to SWEs. I hope these events won't augur a seismic shift...
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    Currently reading the fourth book in the My...

    Currently reading the fourth book in the My Brilliant Friend series, and on the third season of its HBO tv show. About to read The Penguin Book of Italian Short Stories and picked up The Sense of...
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    What show or movie is that physics board pic from?

    What show or movie is that physics board pic from?
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    England's punishment is to continue their decline...

    England's punishment is to continue their decline toward irrelevancy, which is their natural state before exploitation lifted them up in the world scene.
  24. Thread: The TV Thread

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    Still watching but it's moving too slow. All the...

    Still watching but it's moving too slow. All the stuff that actually happened in Ep 5 could've been done in 15 minutes.
  25. Thread: The TV Thread

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    That’s the nicest thing you’ve posted about...

    Since Neil Gaimen was recently mentioned, Sandman certainly has progressive casting. Since the comics were written 30 years ago, I doubt this changed the character development or story...
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