And Lo, It Was Declared that Stuff Was Good

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Post by Jennifer » 04 Nov 2017, 00:50

Congratulations!
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Post by Dangerman » 05 Nov 2017, 14:40

Dying with tons of debt became a win as soon as we abolished hereditary servitude.

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Post by Eric the .5b » 05 Nov 2017, 20:12

Congrats!
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Post by Dangerman » 05 Nov 2017, 20:22

So I moved and I'm happy at this house. The owner is a nice person and we get along. The cats...don't. I can do some pre-winter gardening etc. and there's a woodstove. Far better than my last situation.

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Post by Highway » 05 Nov 2017, 20:34

Dangerman wrote:
05 Nov 2017, 20:22
So I moved and I'm happy at this house. The owner is a nice person and we get along. The cats...don't. I can do some pre-winter gardening etc. and there's a woodstove. Far better than my last situation.
That sounds good. :) Cats will be cats.
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Post by Sandy » 05 Nov 2017, 23:52

I was able to test the 67-pound keyboard I was lugging (probably) at the time my disc herniated. It works, including all keys! Pretty good for something 30 years old. Saves me from buying a new one for $900 or so.

Of course, pretty sure I've spent more than that on medical bills, but hey.
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Post by Jake » 07 Nov 2017, 17:18

In the next few days, I should hit 60 pounds down from where I started. Admittedly, tinkering with my body's settings to select "Easy Mode" may have robbed me of some of the satisfaction of succeeding at something that's super difficult, and ahahahahaha I can't finish that sentence. No ragrets.
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Post by the innominate one » 07 Nov 2017, 17:22

Congrats, that's an accomplishment. I lost 60 pounds a few years ago, was angling to lose 40 more, but gained back 20 instead.
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Post by Dangerman » 09 Nov 2017, 19:03

What's 'easy mode'?

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Post by Warren » 09 Nov 2017, 19:08

Dangerman wrote:
09 Nov 2017, 19:03
What's 'easy mode'?
When they remove part of your GI tract.
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Post by Dangerman » 09 Nov 2017, 21:53

Oh yeah.

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Post by Andrew » 26 Nov 2017, 16:47

The Duke's shorty sausages with Hatch green chiles are delicious.
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Post by Fin Fang Foom » 12 Dec 2017, 18:27

Soon I won't have to hear or think about Alabama for a long time.

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Post by Warren » 13 Dec 2017, 09:04

Fin Fang Foom wrote:
12 Dec 2017, 18:27
Soon I won't have to hear or think about Alabama for a long time.
That is good stuff. But I wouldn't count on it.
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Post by Pham Nuwen » 04 Nov 2018, 12:01

Moving day is officially November 6th. I will be sleeping in the new house that night.
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Post by Warren » 04 Nov 2018, 12:31

Pham Nuwen wrote:
04 Nov 2018, 12:01
Moving day is officially November 6th. I will be sleeping in the new house that night.
If you don't mind telling us, it would entertain me to know where the proceeds from the sale of your house are to be deposited, and to what purpose you expect them to be applied.
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Post by Pham Nuwen » 04 Nov 2018, 13:01

Current house payoff, student loan payoff, savings account, vacation account.

Why?
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Post by Warren » 04 Nov 2018, 13:24

Pham Nuwen wrote:
04 Nov 2018, 13:01
Current house payoff, student loan payoff, savings account, vacation account.

Why?
Oh. No reason.
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Post by Pham Nuwen » 04 Nov 2018, 13:30

Like where were we going to invest the proceeds? We are going to save up for about 6 months and, with the money in savings from house sale, have enough for a down payment for our next house. We don't have a super secret investment portfolio or anything.
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Post by Pham Nuwen » 04 Nov 2018, 13:31

Oh. Ignore all that.

Hookers and blow, Warren. It'll be hookers and blow all day everyday.
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Post by Warren » 04 Nov 2018, 15:58

Pham Nuwen wrote:
04 Nov 2018, 13:31
Oh. Ignore all that.

Hookers and blow, Warren. It'll be hookers and blow all day everyday.
You could do worse.
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Post by Aresen » 14 Nov 2018, 14:45

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