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by Ripsigg
Fri Nov 25, 2016 4:02 am
Forum: Lobby
Topic: The Trump Administration
Replies: 1104
Views: 107698

Re: The Trump Administration

Now that Hillary has got Jill Stein to demand a recount in 4 states (Michigan, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, and Maine), there just might not be a Trump Administration.
by Ripsigg
Wed Nov 23, 2016 4:12 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: ATM fee
Replies: 650
Views: 78361

Re: ATM fee

Those with a US address might want to look into Simple Bank. It's kind of like a prepaid bank card but it's owned by BBVA. No fees for the accounts, no fees to transfer between accounts. No international ATM fees. 1% foreign transaction fee They advertise no fees at BBVA atms in Mexico and Spain. I ...
by Ripsigg
Tue May 24, 2016 9:58 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: The State of the States
Replies: 2214
Views: 167312

Re: The State of the States

I am reading sporadic reports of supplies which in the past were plentiful and available in the US are now less available. Unfortunately, the US is such a big market, that if a product is not produced for the US market, there might not be the economy of scale to produced it for anyone. Incandescent...
by Ripsigg
Thu Jan 22, 2015 12:37 pm
Forum: Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
Topic: How diffilcult/Easy to start a Mining Business in Chile?
Replies: 26
Views: 5388

Re: How diffilcult/Easy to start a Mining Business in Chile?

that is because it is dessert. There has never been a lot of lines forming to own dessert anywhere in the World, unless there is something else there (e.g. water, oil, gold, so on). I don't know but I saw a TV show once where they showed a long line in Cuba for ice cream. I also saw a real long lin...
by Ripsigg
Mon Nov 24, 2014 1:21 am
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Welcome to the Failure Age!
Replies: 4
Views: 1043

Re: Welcome to the Failure Age!

On the one hand that article was an interesting read, but on the other hand I am not sure it really said anything about anything. I think there was some sort of thesis to it, but not sure. Something like 'the world is changing'. not sure how insightful that is, but anyway... one of the reasons I am...
by Ripsigg
Sat Nov 15, 2014 2:19 am
Forum: Lobby
Topic: The State of the States
Replies: 2214
Views: 167312

Re: The State of the States

JHyre wrote:
What did it tell you that you didn't already know?
Nothing. Mostly confirmed my bias. Sometimes I measure others' brilliance based on how close their views align with my own.

John Hyre
You and 80% of the US population measure brilliance the same way......
by Ripsigg
Sat Nov 15, 2014 2:15 am
Forum: Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
Topic: The Shining Star That Once Was Chile
Replies: 63
Views: 9835

Re: The Shining Star That Once Was Chile

If things were all go go in the states till mid 08 people must of been living in lala land. Anyway i still dont buy into the doom and gloom everyone seems to be spewing out re the chilean economy but thats just me. People were living in LaLa land. That's part of the bubble mentality. They become bl...
by Ripsigg
Fri Nov 14, 2014 1:03 pm
Forum: Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
Topic: The Shining Star That Once Was Chile
Replies: 63
Views: 9835

Re: The Shining Star That Once Was Chile

Exactly admin. Where is the doom and gloom exactly? I love seeing all the activity going on in the economy. It (the negativity)starts to become a self fulfiling prophecy all this talk from those with an agenda or other motives is totally at odds with what i am seeing on the ground and talking to ot...
by Ripsigg
Wed Nov 12, 2014 2:19 am
Forum: Legal Issues
Topic: 2014 - Help? Process for import or purchase guns in Chile?
Replies: 50
Views: 10016

Re: 2014 - Help? Process for import or purchase guns in Chil

fair warning to all, I am (very) mildly entertained by this thread, but this thing get's too stupid and I will pull the plug as I have with every thread on guns that drifts off in to the second amendment crap. Is it the US Constitution that is crap or just the 2nd amendment or merely constitutional...
by Ripsigg
Tue Nov 11, 2014 6:11 pm
Forum: Legal Issues
Topic: 2014 - Help? Process for import or purchase guns in Chile?
Replies: 50
Views: 10016

Re: 2014 - Help? Process for import or purchase guns in Chil

fair warning to all, I am (very) mildly entertained by this thread, but this thing get's too stupid and I will pull the plug as I have with every thread on guns that drifts off in to the second amendment crap. Is it the US Constitution that is crap or just the 2nd amendment or merely constitutional...
by Ripsigg
Thu Nov 06, 2014 2:35 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Election Day tomorrow (November 4th) in the USA
Replies: 29
Views: 4769

Re: Election Day tomorrow (November 4th) in the USA

You all got it all wrong:

See the video below:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HQjmSpELl1o

At 3:55, Ebola is talked about.

At 5:20, we hear the real reason why the Democrats lost the Senate.
by Ripsigg
Tue Nov 04, 2014 7:12 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Election Day tomorrow (November 4th) in the USA
Replies: 29
Views: 4769

Re: Election Day tomorrow (November 4th) in the USA

...I would vote for the most corrupt inept political sold out piece of shit on the ballot in hopes of hastening the end of the whole mess. ... :thumright: Same way I think. We have to meet some day. I think I voted for one of them today. At least that is what the smear radio ad would have you belie...