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  • Date: 2/2/14 5:57 PM
  • Number: 208411
  • Recommendations: 4
Nothing was taken out of context and I posted a link enabling anyone to review his statements for themselves. Disagreement and debate is the entire purpose of discussing anything here. Calling people idiots and mudslinging is something others have
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  • Date: 2/2/14 1:02 PM
  • Number: 208404
  • Recommendations: 2
Additionally, you thought Berkshire was worth 1.7 times book in early 2009, which hardly differs from my view of 1.8 times book.

Wow, I guess you got me!

Looks like a smoking gun right there indicating that I am
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  • Date: 2/2/14 12:28 PM
  • Number: 208401
  • Recommendations: 4
Post your audited investment returns and I'll post mine and we'll see who the real idiot is.

First off, my investment returns are none of your business. There is not a person on this earth who I owe that information to other than
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  • Date: 2/2/14 11:31 AM
  • Number: 208399
  • Recommendations: 38
BTW, bearmarketbully, you have zero credibility on Berkshire (or much else) based on your comments over the past year, easily found with a query on http://datahelper.com/mi/search.phtml. Frankly,
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  • Date: 2/2/14 11:18 AM
  • Number: 208398
  • Recommendations: 1
By the way, please pass along whatever it is you've been smoking. I'd love to try it.

Ah, Sunday morning internet trolling. I can see why you might be looking for escape through illegal means if this is your alternate source of
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  • Date: 2/2/14 11:11 AM
  • Number: 208397
  • Recommendations: 0
You disagree with me that Berkshire is worth 1.8 to 2.0 times book yet like Progressive at 2.3 times book?

Berkshire is a conglomerate comprised of many different insurance businesses (of which GEICO is only a part) as well as a
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  • Date: 2/2/14 10:58 AM
  • Number: 208394
  • Recommendations: 2
As for "get rich slowly", I think the consensus around here seems to be that Berkshire will modestly outperform the market for quite some time. And not too many consistently beat the market by much for a long period of
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  • Date: 2/2/14 10:45 AM
  • Number: 208392
  • Recommendations: 2
PGR's earning and stock price in the past 10 years barely move. Why is it a good business to own from a pure financial point of view?

According to Google Finance, it is true that Progressive's stock price is up only $2.58 over the
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  • Date: 2/2/14 10:15 AM
  • Number: 208390
  • Recommendations: 1
Mr. Money Mustache

It is an interesting site that I found recently myself and he has some good pointers for saving money on things like cell phone plans. But I struggle to understand how anyone can support a family of three on
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  • Date: 2/2/14 10:03 AM
  • Number: 208389
  • Recommendations: 4
How about a new format for the annual meeting with six seats up front: Warren Buffett, Charlie Munger, Ted Weschler, Todd Combs, Tracy Britt Cool, and Ajit Jain?

Obviously Buffett and Munger would continue to answer most of the questions
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