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Tue Aug 20

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ImAGolfer replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 7:10 PM

Re: stock advisor board

yes clever;smart IT people i still do not like u. broke a once functional webpage for lack of something better to do.

Darn. I'm glad someone other than me is noticing it. The whole website is screwed up. It's been that way [more]

Mon Aug 19

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ImAGolfer replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 1:47 PM

Re: anyone use Priceline?

I'm trying to book a trip to FL for Dec 26 or 27 returning the following week,

Not familiar with Priceline's pricing but over the last 15 years we've flown to Orlando to visit the grandkids and it doesn't matter what [more]

Sun Aug 18

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ImAGolfer replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 8:28 AM

Re: stock advisor board

anyone else overwhelmed or is it only me. lol

Don't feel pregnant. I'm still overwhelmed by a site appearance and function change they made over six (6) months ago that made the Fool look and act entirely different. My [more]

Sat Aug 10

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ImAGolfer replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 7:59 AM

Re: Old EE bonds.

How do I cash them?

I know they are a supreme pain in the a*s to cash. During my working days we were encouraged to purchase EE bonds by payroll deduction. I've accumulated a boatload of them over the years. The problem I have [more]

Wed Aug 7

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ImAGolfer replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 10:45 AM

Re: Bad gas

What do I do with the water contaminated gas?

Hopefully mine won't get water in it but with hurricane season coming up I have four 5 gallon containers that I plan to fill on first hint of one coming our way. Plan to use it in our [more]

Mon Aug 5

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ImAGolfer replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 6:00 PM

Re: Increase Restore Points

Thanks George. I had tried your suggestion earlier from my search of the internet before I posted my request for help. I didn't have much luck with it. Every time I would move the little slider to increase the space I would get the following [more]

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ImAGolfer posted to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 1:00 PM

Increase Restore Points

Anyone know how to increase the number of restore points in Windows 7? Yesterday I had the occasion to use the restore feature because I deleted Windows Live Mail and didn't realize Microsoft was no longer supporting it. I had thought I could [more]

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ImAGolfer replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 11:39 AM

Re: Acronis true image

Anyone use it?

I did and didn't like it. For my purposes I rely on SyncToy and it does a great job.

Regards,

ImAGolfer

Thu Aug 1

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ImAGolfer replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 12:48 PM

Re: New Eyeglasses

Still, about 10% of cataract surgeries leave the patient worse off, not better.

My wife and I both had cataract surgery. We both have different outcomes.

Obviously I play a lot of golf and I no longer have a problem tracking [more]

Wed Jul 31

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ImAGolfer replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 6:17 PM

Re: Thank God for AC...

It will be in the 90's when we tee off tomorrow morning (about 6:00 am). It's a rough life when you have to chase the little white ball. Hey somebody's gotta do it. Might as well be me.

Fairways & [more]

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ImAGolfer replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 6:09 PM

Re: New Eyeglasses

I got new eyeglasses with progressive bifocals and new frames for $44 at Zenni.com

I got cataract surgery on both eyes and don't need no stinkin eyeglasses.

ImAGolfer (retired '03)

Sat Jul 27

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ImAGolfer replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 7:50 AM

Re: OT: How to search crime statistics?

Where would I find this data?

2. Crime statistics in the vicinity year by year.


Wendy. For what it's worth, our HOA periodically posts this data in a flyer they mail to residents. I'm not sure of their source. Could [more]

Mon Jul 22

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ImAGolfer replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 6:14 PM

Re: Good Luck Staying Cool Today!

The WX man and woman keeps telling us to break out the mukluks and parkas because we're going to get a cold front. I don't know what these guys and gals are smoking but we liked to died out on the course this morning. Absolutely ZERO wind, [more]

Fri Jul 19

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ImAGolfer replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 2:40 PM

Re: Good Luck Staying Cool Today!

It was hot on the golf course this morning. By the time we got to 17 and 18 we were dragging. We finished up around 9:15 so we missed the really hot stuff. It's in the low 90's today. I don't cherish the idea of playing in August and [more]

Wed Jul 17

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ImAGolfer replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 10:35 AM

Re: ROKU

My remote says Samsung. Why would i need a ROKU device if the functionality is built into the smart tv's?

We used to use a Roku device on our old TV but like you we just got a new Samsung and all we have to do is say [more]

Tue Jul 9

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ImAGolfer replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 7:45 AM

Re: $800 for a tree?

Wow, 13% tax. Never saw taxes listed on bids / bills I've had over the years.

Not really the local tax in Houston is 8 1/4%. $2,100 X 1.0825 equals $2,273.25. I think.

Regards,

ImAGolfer

Mon Jul 8

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ImAGolfer replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 7:36 PM

Re: $800 for a tree?

Have you priced having the tree removed?

We recently had a sycamore tree removed from the back yard. It involved a six man crew not counting the boss. This crew seemed to have specialists among themselves. There was a climber, a [more]

Sun Jul 7

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ImAGolfer posted to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 4:26 PM

Home Page

Can anyone recommend a decent home page? Preferably one that has some news but not a constant barrage of pop-ups and scripts that get hung up. Also preferably one that when you get into the body of the story there's not 43 slow a** ads that you [more]

Sat Jul 6

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ImAGolfer replied to the Tax Strategies board. 8:15 AM

Re: 1099 Originator

After I made the original post I thought of one more twist. It could be entirely possible that she would receive "no" 1099 if during either period (i.e.: first 7 months vs. last 5 months) she didn't exceed $600 in [more]

Fri Jul 5

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ImAGolfer posted to the Tax Strategies board. 4:19 PM

1099 Originator

My wife has a stall (space) at an antique shop. She receives a 1099 from the owner of the shop for transactions occurring out of her space. The 1099 represents sales less rent and CC fees. The owner has sold the business and the new owners are [more]

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