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by AnciaVagar
Sun Sep 30, 2018 6:06 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Venezuela Wake, countdown to implosion
Replies: 340
Views: 64572

Re: Venezuela Wake, countdown to implosion

admin wrote:
Wed Sep 26, 2018 1:16 pm
real movment or pretext for invasion?

https://www.newsweek.com/pence-warns-ve ... 8357?amp=1
Or maybe neither.
by AnciaVagar
Mon Sep 17, 2018 8:00 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Good GPS for car
Replies: 44
Views: 6913

Re: Good GPS for car

HybridAmbassador wrote:
Mon Sep 17, 2018 5:54 pm
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HUDWAY Cast sits on the dashboard and wirelessly streams your smartphone screen to a reflector lens positioned right in front of you.
Not yet on Amazon, but their other products are poorly rated -- especially the apps. This thing won't work without a good app.
by AnciaVagar
Fri Sep 14, 2018 5:33 pm
Forum: Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
Topic: Chile Peso 2018, Starts at 605.50
Replies: 83
Views: 6092

Re: Chile Peso 2018, Starts at 605.50

HybridAmbassador wrote:
Fri Sep 14, 2018 4:54 pm
So Chile with its $465 billions of GDP every year, how much does it cost to acquire ? ...
If Venezuela is an example, the outsiders can make an enormous amount of money in the process of taking over. China is learning how to do it better.
by AnciaVagar
Wed Sep 05, 2018 12:08 am
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Irishtimes hatchet job on Chile
Replies: 17
Views: 733

Re: Irishtimes hatchet job on Chile

At least the author admits his world view is as distorted and simplistic as his universal answer. Isn't a more mature and useful philosophy to understand reality and accept it and respond according to your values, rather than to only ask "why"?
by AnciaVagar
Thu Aug 09, 2018 3:41 pm
Forum: New Users Start Here: FORUM NEWS
Topic: New member, but "old" reader
Replies: 24
Views: 937

Re: New member, but "old" reader

One person's opinion (and I'm trying to say this in a friendly way) -- I would have to recommend that you re-examine your preconceptions from first principles with the conscious intent to change and adapt them to the realities of your goals. That is to say, if the need to learn Spanish was a deal br...
by AnciaVagar
Wed Aug 01, 2018 6:54 pm
Forum: New Users Start Here: FORUM NEWS
Topic: Newbie
Replies: 17
Views: 738

Re: Newbie

There is no reason for messing around with the taxi on the street at the airport. Go to the official taxi desk before you leave security. Pay with a credit card and get voucher. ... If you need a taxi day to day, we have had good experience with easytaxi.com app. Works like uber, but with licensed ...
by AnciaVagar
Wed Jul 11, 2018 6:55 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: u.s. immigration and children
Replies: 7
Views: 409

Re: u.s. immigration and children

"It takes one department of homeland security rent a gaurd at the boarder that thinks they are God, and your kid will be sucked in to the u.s. judicial black hole." That's what "Child Protective Services" in every state and city in the US have been doing for decades. They receive a bounty for bringi...
by AnciaVagar
Sat Jul 07, 2018 3:44 pm
Forum: Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
Topic: The trade wars, they have begun
Replies: 236
Views: 8426

Re: The trade wars, they have begun

Too bad these countries will never sit down and negotiate new trade agreements.
by AnciaVagar
Wed Jun 27, 2018 4:33 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Chinese corp. wants to build an electric car factory in Chile
Replies: 110
Views: 4338

Re: Chinese corp. wants to build an electric car factory in Chile

Every post reveals more than the literal meaning. Snark is in the mind of the reader.
by AnciaVagar
Tue Jun 26, 2018 6:30 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Chinese corp. wants to build an electric car factory in Chile
Replies: 110
Views: 4338

Re: Chinese corp. wants to build an electric car factory in Chile

I just wonder whether HA ever reads the stuff he cuts-and-pastes here.
by AnciaVagar
Fri Jun 22, 2018 9:43 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Chinese corp. wants to build an electric car factory in Chile
Replies: 110
Views: 4338

Re: Chinese corp. wants to build an electric car factory in Chile

These ratings are all from others. All I did was average them... It's difficult enough to tease out the few objective factors in the ratings (and any other study) from among all the subjective noise and value judgements. Arithmetically averaging disparate factors further destroys meaning and propag...
by AnciaVagar
Wed Jun 13, 2018 7:14 pm
Forum: Moving to Chile
Topic: What would you want with land in Chile ?
Replies: 165
Views: 4831

Re: What would you want with land in Chile ?

...I honestly don't know what it would cost, but can't hurt to run the numbers... That would be my main point: let the unemotional numbers guide the decision without preconception. Also, consider the existing dealer(s) delivering LNG to the neighborhood in question. Creating a captive customer base...