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09-01 MO – Some magnesium fire please

    Slow start.   Finally decided to break open my magnesium fire starter kit.  It was $12 at EMS, but it did not include the knife of metal strip to do the magnesium shavings.  I had to use my own knife.  I was struggling for about 40 minutes with the […]

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Tracking Boston Snow Records

When a narrow path to my entrance door became a treacherous ravine between two mounts of snow,  I decided to check, are we breaking any kind of record this year. Here is what I was able to find out. Boston keeps track of its weather since 1872. The most snow […]

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Aug 31 FRI – La Dolce Far Niente [… in progress …]

[…in progress…] Today I woke up in Sorrento in 07:56.  Already things are drying after an overnight soak. We were so impressed with our accommodations, and so overwhelmed with our experiences that decided to spend entire day Friday, August 31 in the suit, just resting, taking it easy, and enjoying […]

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Calculating EPS and P/E – A Real Life Example

It is painful to state that so many important investment decisions are based on a P/E ratio, but it is very hard to find a clear explanation on how to calculate this very P/E for a given company. This article is written to demonstrate, how to calculate Earnings Per Share […]

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Aug 30 THU – Capri – Day 2 [… in progress …]

 […in progress…] We woke up early, and had an early breakfast. We’ve met all the colorful characters on the farm: the overly shrewd babushka (the owner), who pretended that credit card machine doesn’t work, and I had to show her how to properly swipe the card.  The colorful workers from […]

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Aug 29 WED – Capri – Day 1 [… in progress …]

 […in progress…] We are planning to visit Capri, Pompei and Amalfi coast over the next 3 days and 3 nights.  Overnight stay at Capri is not even planned.  Buy we are very limb and flexible. Today is Wednesday. We woke up in a spacious villa in Sorrento. Internet still doesn’t […]

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Aug 27 MON – Napoli – Day 2 [… in progress …]

[…in progress…] We left our hotel after 11AM.  We walk down using narrow stairway, and later – a narrow street.  People’s living rooms and windows are opening directly into the street. While walking you are a witness to people’s lives, and they do not mind it. We ate our breakfast […]

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    This electoral map reflects a general expectation before the  election.  Clinton appeared to have 268 votes for sure and needed to win only 4 votes from NH r any other “gray” state. One day before the [...]