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General Information

Name:
Rich Duprey
Fool Since:
February 22 1998
Aliases:
FoolishCop (3/23/2004)
Where I Live:
Teaneck, NJ
Gender:
Male

Investing Basics

Investing Experience:
High
Risk Tolerance:
Medium High
Investing Style:
Motley (i.e. Anything goes!)
Portfolio Size:
Medium (4-12 Stocks)
Types of Investments:
Dividend growth
Stocks I Own:
AMCR, GPC, KO, MMM, MO, NWN, O, PBCT, SYY, T, XOM

Education And Work Information

School(s) Attended
Super Trooper Police Academy
Job Title
Retired Donut Chaser, Maintenance Coverage Fool, Foolish Kool-Aid drinker

Interests

Personal Quote:
"It's faster horses, younger women, older whiskey, more money!"
My Interests:
"Beer is living proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy" -- Benjamin Franklin
Person(s) I'd Like To Meet:
J.R.R. Tolkien
Favorite Restaurants or Foods:
"To the last I grapple with thee; from hell's heart I stab at thee; for hate's sake I spit my last breath at thee." -- Ahab
Favorite Vacation Spots:
Smuggler's Notch, VT; Puerto Rico; Charleston, SC
Favorite Sports or Teams:
Yankees, Giants (or Raiders), Knicks, and Islanders (hey, you can't like just all good teams)
Favorite Music or Musicians:
Pearl Jam - Lyle Lovett

An Interview with TMFCop

Last updated: 12/26/2019
The Fool:
Does ethics or 'socially responsible investing' have a place in your investment approach? How so? How not?
TMFCop:
Absolutely not! I enjoy investing in rapacious, cancer-causing, politically incorrect companies. If I could find a stock represented by the various vices in Walter Block's "Defending the Undefendable" I'd buy them all.
The Fool:
What is your most distressing regret?
TMFCop:
That would have to be waiting so long to start investing in the first place. I didn't get going until my mid- to late-30's and have so many years to make up for.
The Fool:
How'd you find out about the Fool? (Make your answer as colorful and truthful as possible.)
TMFCop:
Oh so many years ago I had heard about this site where people poked fun at the market. I recall reading through it and saying, "These guys are nuts! Why are they so against 'nice and safe' mutual funds?" Took me a little while longer to read more deeply into the site to see that these guys who called themselves "Fools" actually weren't quite so foolish after all.
[Read the full Interview]

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