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Forum: Dockside Chat
Today, 07:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 138
Posted By twofish

3k for the footer, 3 k for bricks, 3 k for...

3k for the footer, 3 k for bricks, 3 k for windows. Add $2,500 for misc labor at windows, trim etc.
Total budget of 12k, no inside work.
I would rather a secured garage and put a sun room in the...
Forum: Dockside Chat
05-23-2019, 10:45 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 16,425
Posted By twofish

My Uncle. Real estate. Self made. Excess of...

My Uncle. Real estate. Self made.

Excess of 150 million, and still put cheap whiskey in the crown royal bottle.
Great guy full of common sense.
3 things-Common sense, hard work, don't be greedy...
Forum: Dockside Chat
05-23-2019, 10:11 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 16,423
Posted By twofish

https://www.amazon.com/Into-Thin-Air-Personal-Disa...

https://www.amazon.com/Into-Thin-Air-Personal-Disaster/dp/0385494785

Great book and what can/will go wrong on Everest.
The guides make a lot of money.
Forum: The Carolinas
05-07-2019, 05:09 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,666
Posted By twofish

My pop and stepmother retired there for 16 years....

My pop and stepmother retired there for 16 years. They liked it, but very quiet.
They were 100 yards from the sound, 11'-0 above high tide and never were worried.
Hurricanes were a different...
Forum: Dockside Chat
04-28-2019, 05:51 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 445
Posted By twofish

Tragic evening for sure. I just read an...

Tragic evening for sure.
I just read an interesting although slightly boring book about D-Day.

It was basically about the portable harbor(mulberries) and breakwaters created for D-Day.

The...
Forum: Dockside Chat
04-18-2019, 02:16 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,071
Posted By twofish

Great thread! I have always been a gray lens,...

Great thread!
I have always been a gray lens, switched to blue, now amber.
I need 4 pairs depending on where I am. Blue eyes Doc told stick with gray. Gray is easy but I feel it muddles things....
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-26-2019, 02:14 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,372
Posted By twofish

1999 f 250, never been in a garage in s.e. Pa. ...

1999 f 250, never been in a garage in s.e. Pa.
It has little rust around rear wheel wells and bottom of doors- great vehicle.

2003 nissan xterra, about to get rid of it due to frame rot. Great...
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-24-2019, 09:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 982
Posted By twofish

My son at age 23 got in for 6 months, made a...

My son at age 23 got in for 6 months, made a quick 10 k and bolted.
He takes after his mom, smart kid.
He still believes alternative currency will be the wave in the future, he is not sure what it...
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-19-2019, 08:22 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,070
Posted By twofish

My youngest son bought me an excellent safety...

My youngest son bought me an excellent safety razor kit from Canada 5 years ago.
It is awesome.
I will only use throw away's when I travel, absolutely love it.
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-17-2019, 05:23 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 6,568
Posted By twofish

2 of the most successful software engineers...

2 of the most successful software engineers started as art majors.
Creativity should never be squashed.
Creative people think a bit different than engineers, combine them and amazing things can...
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-12-2019, 09:49 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,469
Posted By twofish

My son has been working off and on in New York. ...

My son has been working off and on in New York.
He is comp sci guy. He thinks New York commercial real estate will drop due to large number of people under 35 who can work from home.
Technology can...
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-01-2019, 12:55 PM
Replies: 331
Views: 39,632
Posted By twofish

Wont be reset till the government finally goes...

Wont be reset till the government finally goes broke, when who knows. Probably when the no buy call on treasuries and the US government has to start selling assets. It will be ugly!
Should have...
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-01-2019, 12:32 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,138
Posted By twofish

Wife and daughter will not touch an egg,...

Wife and daughter will not touch an egg, "allergic", right!

I loved it when my oldest boy would fry up 1/2 dozen at a time.
We were buying 4-5 dozen a week when all the boys were home b/n...
Forum: Dockside Chat
02-27-2019, 09:01 AM
Replies: 331
Views: 39,632
Posted By twofish

"that if we let China keep manipulating currency...

"that if we let China keep manipulating currency then that is worse than a $2 piece of plastic costing $4."

We are no better,3 trillion printed in QE. That is currency manipulation.

Only God...
Forum: Dockside Chat
02-25-2019, 05:48 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,226
Posted By twofish

I'm in on this thread. Wife got quote for new...

I'm in on this thread.
Wife got quote for new bathroom gut job-$18,000.

Or we can order and install new corian or similar shower base, buy and install vanity, fixtures, plumbing and do...
Forum: Dockside Chat
02-21-2019, 10:04 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 6,219
Posted By twofish

My buddies ex-wife got mad at an old lady at a...

My buddies ex-wife got mad at an old lady at a drive though bank.
She backed up in her Sequioa and smashed her out of the way!

She did give a few courtesy honks first.
True story. She is crazy,...
Forum: Dockside Chat
02-21-2019, 06:54 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,236
Posted By twofish

I often have more than $5k on me. more than 10...

I often have more than $5k on me. more than 10 times a year.
The government seizures scare the shit out of me. I go to equipment auctions all the time.

I bid on stuff with credit, but...
Forum: Dockside Chat
02-21-2019, 06:06 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 4,544
Posted By twofish

Stop your f/n bragging, I can't quit. Ass...

Stop your f/n bragging, I can't quit.
Ass whipes like you make me look bad.
Forum: Dockside Chat
02-21-2019, 05:34 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 179
Posted By twofish

Legally blind and wins state wrestling title-feel good of the day

https://youtu.be/ZJDrcLeNmfA

Congrats to all the people around this young man and especially to him!
Forum: Dockside Chat
02-20-2019, 06:00 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 9,369
Posted By twofish

The cost of doing business or owning a home. ...

The cost of doing business or owning a home.

Owning a house has not been a good investment for the last 20 years.
I have $1,000 repair bills at least once a year.
AC, boiler, well pump, lawn...
Forum: Dockside Chat
02-11-2019, 06:40 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,823
Posted By twofish

I eat chocolate after 6pm, watch out. Last night...

I eat chocolate after 6pm, watch out. Last night dreaming I was in an apartment with no beds and I was exhausted.
Spent hours looking for a bed, woke on the couch at 12, went to bed problem solved.
Forum: Dockside Chat
02-08-2019, 12:24 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,485
Posted By twofish

Quick comcrap story yesterday: My son works...

Quick comcrap story yesterday:

My son works for comcast in Philly center city, good job, great pay but wants out.
He is in IT, comp engineer. He has an interview on line at 2PM with Goldman...
Forum: Dockside Chat
01-30-2019, 12:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 389
Posted By twofish

I have 3 buddies dealing with 17-18 year old...

I have 3 buddies dealing with 17-18 year old young adults with pot issues.
Bright kids making incredibly stupid decisions. I did the same when I was young, but knew pot affected your life.

The...
Forum: Dockside Chat
01-30-2019, 11:57 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,740
Posted By twofish

Best cold picture I saw locally was 1978? My...

Best cold picture I saw locally was 1978?
My buddy had an f 250 driving on ice at Sassafras river on the Eastern shore of Maryland.

Here in Pa. the brutal cold will not last more than a couple of...
Forum: Dockside Chat
01-30-2019, 11:52 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 7,720
Posted By twofish

His fakes might still be worth more than my boat,...

His fakes might still be worth more than my boat, save the engine.
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