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TOPIC: Ebola watch
I'm still wondering if the outbreak is being faked. Has anyone heard anything that would be too difficult to explain, if it wasn't for real?

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Legal Issues
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TOPIC: medical marijuana in chile...
Why is anyone surprised that the official medical community of Chile takes such an idiotic stance? Why is it far fetched to say certain alliances with the Chilean elite (Catholic Church/Opus Dei/etc.) are influential in this area? Do some of...

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: Inequality in Chilean society breeds resentment
Look out! The intellectual cavalry to the rescue! Intellectuals discuss sustainable development in Chile and California Academics and entrepreneurs from opposite ends of the hemisphere convene to discuss innovative ways of reducing inequality while pushing economic growth.

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TOPIC: the tide is turning...
Just a thought. The historical evidence strongly suggests that 9/11 was a pretext for the war in Iraq (although 15 of the 19 terrorists involved in 9/11 were from Saudi Arabia)…but, what if the US had gone to war...

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TOPIC: The Meaning of a Decent Society in the USA
Ditto my response to your "Inequality in Chilean society" post.

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TOPIC: Troll alert...
I have no problem with g~j's rationale for not always identifying the source. Different strokes. Every time I see that your source is the Santiago Times, I pass. You could not put the source, but then I would also pass....

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Chile Real Estate, Property, and Construction
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TOPIC: Cost of clearing land
900 lucas per ha.? is that what they quote... wow.. hard to believe they have clients, but I guess if the land was rough, cheap but with good bones, it makes sense.

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TOPIC: Help me find a place for a Small Wedding
where did you choose? if I may ask

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TOPIC: nuclear reactor meltdown in japan
[quote="greg~judy"> I'm rendered speechless!

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TOPIC: Ukraine, Russia, EU anyone??
~ there is never any shortage of "opinion" about putin in western media... the validity of which we might always take with some proverbial salt grains... btw --- did the msm cover his latest speech in sochi --- no, we...

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Chile's Believe It or Not!!
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TOPIC: El Caleuche
It's a calm night and I can hear music and laughter emanating from Valparaíso Bay.

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Travel in Chile
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TOPIC: Are stores open Christmas day in Puerto Montt
Thanks for the info.

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: USD/CLP: Please Say a Prayer for Better Rates
Only difference will be JohnH and E will be 10 lukas richer or poorer.

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: Leaving Car at Dealer
A friend of ours is the repair manager at Desenzani at 1380 Santa Elena. They are a smash repairs mob. Their work, from what i have seen is acceptable. Not sure of the phone number. https://www.google.com.au/maps/@-33.4606082,-70.6298733,3a,75y,49.82h,83.77t/data=!3m4!1e1!3m2!1sHDw-AYQ9QTR78gkGXjYfAg!2e0 hope this helps out.

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Travel in Chile
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TOPIC: Bus Route Maps?
This might be helpful

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Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
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TOPIC: CURRENCY EXCHANGE
excellent link, thank you at46.

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: Halloween weekend events in Santiago
Unfortunately, I have previous commitments or I would be going to see Mozart's Magic Flute at the Teatro Municipal de Santiago. This weekend in the capital: Mozart's magic, feminist rock and world-famous art

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Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
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TOPIC: Opening A Bank Account
Person used the changed PIN for the cajero automatico and apparently that was accepted with an exito confirmation. So person will see when the time comes for a tercera clave mandated transfer.

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: Crockpot?
Since no one bothered to put the url together, here is what DB was pointing to:

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Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
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TOPIC: 29 Oct 2014, Banco Security still fee free?
BS in Viña is still fee free and accepted my US-based card today.

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TOPIC: The State of the States
[quote="greg~judy">~ do any~allchileans know the demographics of the state of the bowels of the state... yes, stuff like this needs to be shared... these divergent trends must be recognized/understood... We just welcomed in another member to the family....

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Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
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TOPIC: Chile banks - Global Finance Magazine 2014 ratings
Chile is one of the shitty 8 countries destined to be royally f'ed in the next 2008-like+++ downturn says some former developed world cretin central banksters and John Mauldin. Give me a clue please.

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TOPIC: Bit of WWI history from Chile
There was a talk on the battle of Coronel and the subsequent battle of the Falklands this evening, which sadly I had to miss, by Nicholas Hewitt of the British Naval Museum, Portsmouth.

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Moving to Chile
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TOPIC: top elementary schools in Santiago for Spanish speakers?
Our 5-year old, who speaks mostly Spanish but understands English as well, is attending Rayen Mahuida near Colina ()... it is a Montessori school and we are happy with it so far. It is 100% in Spanish (well, except for...

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TOPIC: sciatic nerve pain
Dr Robert Larrondo. Clinica las Condes. How about actually getting a physical examination from a specialist to see what is actually wrong with it. Then starting with some therapy. You're refering to your body, not a washing machine. Well intentioned...

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Chile's Believe It or Not!!
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TOPIC: Pablo Neruda Walks The Streets Of Santiasco...
~ that's a nice link e~... have you ever visited...?

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Legal Issues
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TOPIC: Certificado de Inscripcion
yea, some of them are online, some will do it by phone, some of them will not even hand over a certificate of ownership or whatever other doc unless you are there in person. Of course, seems it is always...

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Moving to Chile
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TOPIC: Transitioning Home School to PrivateSchool?
Hello All, I am glad you asked this question:) While I don't have any answers for you, I hope someone does! I'm chiming in because we are also planning a move to Southern Chile soon and will have the same...

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Chile Classifieds
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TOPIC: 5,000m2 of Land for Sale by Punta de Lobos - Pichilemu
I don't know how your Spanish is but you have native speaker level in Chilean. I might have thrown in "la cuestión" somewhere, but maybe not. Ha, cheers Donnybrook, yeah I have managed to pick up a bit of...

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Chile Pets and Animals
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TOPIC: Cost of a can of dog food
You can join lots of groups of volunteers who neuter dogs or try to find them homes - both English speaking and Spanish speaking (and other languages for all I know), or just give them a donation. Feeding dogs...

Chile Exchange Rates

November 1, 2014
UF $24.333,18
UTM (Noviembre) $42.770,00
Dólar Observado 03-11-2014 $576,50
Euro 03-11-2014 $727,08
TCM(02/01/1998=100) 03-11-2014 $107,38
Source: Central Bank of Chile