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Any ideas what company Carl Baker of the Oxford Club is touting with his ”Free Fi” pitch. here’s the link http://pro.oxfordclub.com/FREETO99OXF3YRMALAGBBRKIUP/EOXFS4ZK/?email=carlb60%40cox.net&a=9&o=8944&s=14226&u=99864&l=692016&r=MC2&vid=ILniqb&g=0&h=true

This subscription service touted by Stansberry was rated the top performing service they flog in 2012. Based on their rating, I subscribed for three months. Here is my experience: Gee Guys: Thanks a lot for the super rating on Brian Bottarelli’s options trading research. Based on your rating, I subscribed ($400 for three months). Then […]

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On Friday File: DocuSign Craters... What to Do?

Damn; You're smart Travis! I love your daily blogs[...]

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On Solved: Empire's "Most Obvious 10X Opportunity I've Seen" Pitch

been there, done that , bought the tee shirt and lost $2,000. Platform flaky. Nervous about security. I'm too old and been a programmer for too long for that kind of thrills.[...]

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On Responses to Questions and Comments: August 2021

Hi Doc: What do you think about 4o Hz blue light therapy for improved cognition?[...]

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On May Miscellany – Some Covid-19, Some Otherwise

You lost me at 4.6% equals 4.6 to 1[...]

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On Doc Gumshoe's Responses to Comments and Questions

Quercitin reminds me of an Oklahoma Medicine Show I attended as a kid 75 years ago: It wont rust, bust, rip down the middle Ride, slide, tear up the side It's good for colds, molds, plugged up assholes And makes childbirth a pleasure[...]

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On Contrarian's "#1 Income Play for 2021"

In response to Albert: I assume the decline is due to extra excitement when the original newsletter was published, and now that the bloom is off that rose, interest has waned. That and the fact that dividends won't be paid again - if ever - until someti[...]

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On Contrarian's "#1 Income Play for 2021"

I dunno were my mind was last night. My comments were about TFSL not TIFS. Just bought some (TFSL).[...]

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On Contrarian's "#1 Income Play for 2021"

The comments on this subject got pretty far out into left field. I wanted to get back on the subject and comment RE TFIS. There was a similar conversion here in Omaha where the founding family, was eventually able to sell a converted - very good and wel[...]

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On What's this "Apple-Fi" Business from Ray Blanco?

I dunno if the patent is a fake or not, but because it mentions WiFi network receivers, I wonder if this could be leading to some technology that enables my iPhone to find my glasses or car keys[...]

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On Brief Bulletins of Interest

Humid air is less dense than dry. Ask any pilot[...]

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On 2019 Turkey of the Year

My Turkeys of the year were Alliance Resource Partners (ARLP -46% before I bailed). Don't bet on big dividends and strong balance sheet in a declining industry. and Core Civic (CXW down 32% ) that I hold thinking that the world will come to its senses an[...]

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On Friday File: Lessons for a Volatile Week (plus two buys)

Great analysis Travis. However, I have never regretted taking a profit even when my friends made fun of me for bailing too soon. Did you ever own Level Three ($LVLT)?. Isn't the correct version of the old adage, "buy low sell high"? If those who hold mak[...]

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On Ian Wyatt's "Collect Your 41% Dividend Before Thanksgiving!"

I should have read Jimmy's comment. I bought the stock, bought the puts and was surprised to find the put adjusted after the dividend. Still made $865 on 200. I'll know what to expect next time.[...]

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On Gerardo Del Real's "This Tiny $21 Million Company Is Sitting on A BILLION DOLLARS OF COPPER" Pitch

What is a porphyry cluster? I looked up the definition from Wikipedia and this is what I got: Porphyry copper deposits are copper orebodies that are formed from hydrothermal fluids that originate from a voluminous magma chamber several kilometers below th[...]

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On Navellier's "The Almost Perfect Stock" Set to Double Investors' Money in 2017

I used to be systems engineer in electronics payment industry, and kept current on developments in the software/server/virtualization that improved reliability and response. It was obvious to us in the industry ten years ago that that VMWare and EMC knew w[...]

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On What's the "Tiny 'Spare Change' Stock Set To Deliver $87 Million Windfall?"

Do they have any Patients or IP protection? How many competitors? Who manufactures their equipment? Are they more marketers or manufacturers or some of each? Anybody know?[...]

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On Annual Review -- Technology

RE: "to be sure — their cloud services lag far behind Microsoft and Amazon by most measures," : Omaha Public schools adopted Gologle Docs (now "G Suite") two years ago. My nephew in California now makes his living installing it for businesses. My G[...]

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On "You’ll Never Guess Which BIG American Bank is Going Bankrupt NEXT" (Lombardi)

Maybe I should make my point clearer. Although the Canadian banks are pretty strong, if there is a shake out in the financial industry, it is likely that all financial institutions will get tarred with the same brush.[...]

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On "You’ll Never Guess Which BIG American Bank is Going Bankrupt NEXT" (Lombardi)

For the 12 (1967 - 1979) years of my banking career when I had responsibility for investing excess (weekly) reserves or borrowing to cover deficits, it was considered bad form to borrow from the "Discount Window" of the Federal Reserve Bank (FED). General[...]

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On The Manchurian Candida

Another great article. Rekindles in me the question of why is Rheumatoid Arthritis three times more prevalent in women than men? Could it have anything to do with women using more hand lotion than men. I have long wondered what becomes of the moisturizin[...]

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