Market Failure!

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Re: Market Failure!

Post by Jasper » 10 Apr 2019, 10:43

I had something similar when I was a kid, on my feet and wrists. I had to soak my feet and wrap my wrists for 30 minutes everyday in some sort of "medicine" (no idea, I was that young) and had to wash using phisoderm, which used to come in a bright green bottle. I never went barefoot until I was like 8 or 9 because my feet were always chapped and cracked. I can remember waking up some mornings and my bedsheet would be bloody becasue I had been scratching my feet and wrists in my sleep.

I was lucky and grew out of it when I hit puberty.
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Re: Market Failure!

Post by Mo » 12 Apr 2019, 04:56

Holy crap. Uber lost $4B on $11.2B in revenue. Ignore the headline $997M profit as that is a result of $5B in income from divestitures. I suspect that those divestitures were timed to goose the S1 income statement so Uber could go public as "profitable"
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Re: Market Failure!

Post by lunchstealer » 12 Apr 2019, 11:54

Wow. Any idea how Lyft is doing on the profitability front?

ETA quick google news search says pretty much the same, adjusted for market share.
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Re: Market Failure!

Post by D.A. Ridgely » 13 Apr 2019, 22:37

Detroit couple creates Netflix-like service with pro-socialist programming

Like any good start-up, they're trying to raise capital.

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Re: Market Failure!

Post by lunchstealer » 14 Apr 2019, 17:39

D.A. Ridgely wrote:Detroit couple creates Netflix-like service with pro-socialist programming

Like any good start-up, they're trying to raise capital.
A flat $10/month? Those fascist regressive pricks. Shouldn’t it be free to the 99% and paid for by $10,000/month subscriptions to the 1%?
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Re: Market Failure!

Post by Andrew » 16 Apr 2019, 10:38

I wish I could figure out why the OXO coldbrew maker clogs or leaks one out of four batches. The really enraging/confusing times are when it manages to do both.
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Market Failure!

Post by JasonL » 16 Apr 2019, 12:52

I’ve done 2 loan pre approvals online since yesterday. Ive been declining more than five spam calls per hour since I submitted the first one.

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Re: Market Failure!

Post by Warren » 16 Apr 2019, 14:26

JasonL wrote:
16 Apr 2019, 12:52
I’ve done 2 loan pre approvals online since yesterday. Ive been declining more than five spam calls per hour since I submitted the first one.
Your inconvenience has provided me with momentary amusement. Thanks for posting.
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