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Forum: Soap Box 2019-08-31, 18:30
Replies: 31
Views: 2,062
Posted By Fusion_power
Should there be a right to end one's life?

I'd like to pose a question that is at least somewhat relevant in this thread (https://mersenneforum.org/showthread.php?t=17562). Do you support the concept of suicide being an individual right? In...
Forum: Soap Box 2019-02-14, 16:55
Replies: 716
Views: 27,382
Posted By Fusion_power
Two wrongs do not a right make.

Two wrongs do not a right make.
Forum: Soap Box 2018-09-27, 21:58
Replies: 716
Views: 27,382
Posted By Fusion_power
The real question is "why did the ground...

The real question is "why did the ground commander order a missile to be fired on a commercial airliner?"
Forum: Soap Box 2018-06-21, 04:30
Replies: 1,280
Views: 52,226
Posted By Fusion_power
The impact on fall elections is not yet...

The impact on fall elections is not yet guessable. The rule change was not specifically from Thump, rather from Sessions deciding to criminally charge all persons who cross the border illegally,...
Forum: Soap Box 2018-05-25, 17:39
Replies: 697
Views: 32,925
Posted By Fusion_power
What bothers me is the sheer number of idiots who...

What bothers me is the sheer number of idiots who get a cactus needle in their butt and think it is an excuse to shoot a bunch of people. Are we becoming more insane?
Forum: Soap Box 2018-02-11, 00:12
Replies: 156
Views: 9,511
Posted By Fusion_power
This post is about understanding bubbles, whether...

This post is about understanding bubbles, whether in the stock market or in a macroeconomic system. It is not in detail. It will point out examples of some bubbles from the past and suggest the...
Forum: Soap Box 2018-02-08, 16:33
Replies: 156
Views: 9,511
Posted By Fusion_power
The market bubble is hissing out rapidly as...

The market bubble is hissing out rapidly as skittish investors pull money out of the speculative investments made over the last year. Block chain has gained a whole new meaning as crypto currencies...
Forum: Soap Box 2018-01-18, 07:14
Replies: 156
Views: 9,511
Posted By Fusion_power
All the signs are there that the market is...

All the signs are there that the market is seriously over-extended. I invested heavily over the last 3 years nearly doubling my starting amount. My investments are now more conservative but still...
Forum: Soap Box 2018-01-08, 06:51
Replies: 156
Views: 9,511
Posted By Fusion_power
The current stock market shows signs of being...

The current stock market shows signs of being overextended similar to 1929 and to the dotcom bubble of 1999. The problem with this situation is that any overt event can shock the market and trigger...
Forum: Science & Technology 2017-10-26, 14:21
Replies: 137
Views: 13,199
Posted By Fusion_power
Here are pics to show the destructive power of a...

Here are pics to show the destructive power of a hurricane.

http://www.selectedplants.com/miscan/cables.jpg
http://www.selectedplants.com/miscan/celltower.jpg

Chalsall, I took several notes of...
Forum: Science & Technology 2017-10-25, 21:30
Replies: 137
Views: 13,199
Posted By Fusion_power
Fema rented several dozen rooms in the Sheraton...

Fema rented several dozen rooms in the Sheraton convention hotel. I briefly spoke with several truck drivers, administrators, and others as they went about daily activities associated with...
Forum: Science & Technology 2017-10-25, 07:45
Replies: 137
Views: 13,199
Posted By Fusion_power
I am back home tonight after spending 12 days...

I am back home tonight after spending 12 days working on phone offices trying to repair defective equipment with insufficient spares. There were several huge challenges. A massive generator in...
Forum: Science & Technology 2017-10-18, 00:14
Replies: 137
Views: 13,199
Posted By Fusion_power
I'm in Puerto Rico helping restore the...

I'm in Puerto Rico helping restore the communications network. I've been over much of the east end of the island over the last 5 days. There are several huge solar arrays in the southeast near...
Forum: Soap Box 2016-10-04, 05:41
Replies: 1,648
Views: 66,682
Posted By Fusion_power
The catholic church will stand on biblical...

The catholic church will stand on biblical precepts primarily defined in these verses.

Romans chapter 1:26 Because of this, God gave them over to shameful lusts. Even their women exchanged natural...
Forum: Soap Box 2016-09-12, 03:39
Replies: 697
Views: 32,925
Posted By Fusion_power
1. How many of the shootings were gang related? ...

1. How many of the shootings were gang related?
2. How many were drug related?
3. How many were random, somebody wanted to shoot and picked a target?

Keep in mind that Chicago had the toughest...
Forum: Lounge 2016-06-22, 21:29
Replies: 1,029
Views: 58,232
Posted By Fusion_power
It hits home when it really happened. There...

It hits home when it really happened.

There is a place called Red Bank Tennessee.
There is a bank in Red Bank called the Bank of Red Bank.
There is a nearby community called Long Branch.
So the...
Forum: Soap Box 2016-02-02, 23:45
Replies: 90
Views: 2,435
Posted By Fusion_power
It is worth taking a few minutes to explore the...

It is worth taking a few minutes to explore the asset bubbles currently in the economy.

The biggest is arguably the student loan bubble. It currently represents a huge chunk of many American...
Forum: Soap Box 2016-01-19, 11:46
Replies: 90
Views: 2,435
Posted By Fusion_power
Mystery Economic Theater 2016

If I sum this up, is says that bad deeds cannot produce good results. It gets in the way of the "time and chance" paradigm which arguably is more accurate. We say it as "Bad things happen to good...
Forum: Soap Box 2015-12-21, 08:43
Replies: 200
Views: 9,637
Posted By Fusion_power
End of year tax related selling is making the...

End of year tax related selling is making the market choppy. This is likely to continue at least another week. There are signs the market has a lot more upside potential. At the same time,...
Forum: Soap Box 2015-12-07, 10:11
Replies: 200
Views: 9,637
Posted By Fusion_power
Decrypting the obamacare mess is not difficult. ...

Decrypting the obamacare mess is not difficult. There are only a few basic factors in play.

1. Obamacare enabled seriously ill people to get insurance relatively cheap compared to prior options. ...
Forum: Soap Box 2015-12-01, 20:57
Replies: 200
Views: 9,637
Posted By Fusion_power
The FED has officially adopted rules to end...

The FED has officially adopted rules to end further lending to banks that are bankrupt and to prevent such lending in future.



Note that the new rules are carefully worded to permit lending...
Forum: Math 2015-11-25, 23:11
Replies: 2
Views: 600
Posted By Fusion_power
Kadison Singer conjecture solved

This one is worth a bit of discussion. Can it possibly be applied to the Riemann hypothesis?

https://www.quantamagazine.org/20151124-kadison-singer-math-problem/
Forum: Soap Box 2015-10-28, 17:03
Replies: 580
Views: 14,711
Posted By Fusion_power
I punned a pun when I was young when puns were...

I punned a pun when I was young
when puns were wild and I was free
I punned a pun and it was done
and I was left sitting in the sun

Sing to the tune of "I dreamed a dream"

Davar, I read...
Forum: Soap Box 2015-08-04, 18:27
Replies: 200
Views: 9,637
Posted By Fusion_power
The phrase on this side of the pond is "put...

The phrase on this side of the pond is "put lipstick on a pig". We aren't as sophisticated as Paul and Co.

Ewmayer, yes one is going to jail, but it will be mitigated by circumstances and...
Forum: Soap Box 2015-08-03, 18:47
Replies: 200
Views: 9,637
Posted By Fusion_power
When did the convo shift to the vampire squid?

When did the convo shift to the vampire squid?
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