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Old 08-24-2007, 09:06 PM   #11
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Clusterfuck Nation: http://jameshowardkunstler.typepad.c...erfuck_nation/

Except the name, it is work safe. He posts a rant each Monday talking about how the American economy is doomed due to subprime lending and peak oil. Or he rants about bad architecture and suburbia. I like him because of his curmudgeonly nature. He has some good points, though he is a bit overdramatic with the doom and gloom scenarios.
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Old 08-25-2007, 04:38 AM   #12
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Don't worry....you are still the only one wearing MC Hammer pants......
Good news for everyone involved.
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Old 08-25-2007, 06:18 AM   #13
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Here's some good social bookmarking sites....if you want a wide variety of topics...stumble upon is fun to use...also fark and de.licio.us are good.

http://www.ebizmba.com/articles/social30.html
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Old 08-25-2007, 06:47 AM   #14
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A little OT but related:

Firefox has an add-on to synchronize bookmarks across mulitple computers.
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Old 08-25-2007, 06:49 AM   #15
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I really like this guy's thoughts on security/terrorism:
http://www.schneier.com/blog/
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Old 08-25-2007, 11:55 AM   #16
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Firefox has an add-on to synchronize bookmarks across mulitple computers.
As does Google. I use Google Browser Sync. It also syncs up stored passwords, cookies, and history if you desire, encrypted as well.
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Old 08-25-2007, 12:22 PM   #17
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As does Google. I use Google Browser Sync. It also syncs up stored passwords, cookies, and history if you desire, encrypted as well.
I know about those things but really have no faith in any online place to store passwords and other private data...especially when I do online banking and so forth. Call me paranoid....but works for me.
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Old 08-25-2007, 02:10 PM   #18
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I know about those things but really have no faith in any online place to store passwords and other private data...especially when I do online banking and so forth. Call me paranoid....but works for me.
I don't store passwords for online banking, E-Trade, or any of my financial stuff. Only for forums and stuff that I could really care less if someone decrypts and hacks into with my password.
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Old 10-22-2007, 03:25 AM   #19
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Wow, i bought 'fourhourworkweek' by Tim Ferris while i was in the states 2 weeks ago, awesome! Im seriously considering quitting work, or at least wait until my bonues come in Feb and implement some of the ideas in the mean time.

Thanks for the recommendation Mike!
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Wow, i bought 'fourhourworkweek' by Tim Ferris while i was in the states 2 weeks ago, awesome! Im seriously considering quitting work, or at least wait until my bonues come in Feb and implement some of the ideas in the mean time.

Thanks for the recommendation Mike!
Your wife/gf won't thank me if she has to pay all your bills! Ha.....Seriously, remember that this guy made his money before he went all crazy....so that helps , but definitely still a great book and inspiration to live the day and take control.

The line to be ordinary and make average money is a mile long....the line to take risks and get big rewards is non-existant....so on the bright side your competition to be great will be very small....so it's wide open for possibilities.
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