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    Quote Originally Posted by stevedmc View Post

    Until I can buy a tank of gas or a loaf of bread with Bitcoin, I'll still maintain that it isn't real money.
    There were (don't know if it still applies) a lot of businesses accepting bitcoin. There was a yacht manufacturer that accepted bitcoin back whwn it was 17k a coin. I wonder if they kept any currency and how crappy they feel about it now if they did.

    PS...I will accept BTC for any bread you want to buy. I will even offer free overnight shipping.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dead Lesbian Goat View Post
    There were (don't know if it still applies) a lot of businesses accepting bitcoin. There was a yacht manufacturer that accepted bitcoin back whwn it was 17k a coin. I wonder if they kept any currency and how crappy they feel about it now if they did.

    PS...I will accept BTC for any bread you want to buy. I will even offer free overnight shipping.
    If I can't walk into a regular store such as my local grocer, gas station, or even a big store such as Walmart, then it doesn't count as currency.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dracula View Post
    I painted my Edsel.
    And just like that, Chad doubled the value of his Edsel. Not bad for just a few dollars worth of Rustoleum and painting supplies.
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    Quote Originally Posted by stevedmc View Post
    And just like that, Chad doubled the value of his Edsel. Not bad for just a few dollars worth of Rustoleum and painting supplies.
    If he cleaned out the roller tray and washed the rollers and brushes he will paint his next car even cheaper.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dead Lesbian Goat View Post
    If he cleaned out the roller tray and washed the rollers and brushes he will paint his next car even cheaper.
    I bought dad a 2007 Toyota Camry the other day with 204k miles for $2,400. The car is/was very dirty but I am slowly getting the things cleaned up. I pulled out the carpets and pressure washed them yesterday. This car could have easily sold for a lot more had it not been full of junk, vacuumed and washed before presenting it for sale.

    The car had a shade of black on it when I got it. After a nice wash, it is a shiny silver. Simply amazing.
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    800 point drop in one session and not one peep from you guys? Impressive!


    To be honest, I'm just stupified this has gone on as long as it has. I have said time and time again the market was falsely inflated even at 13k. I am puzzled beyond belief at what has happened in the last 4 or 5 years. Let that be a lesson to you. Don't take financial advice from anyone with the word "goat" in his name.

    As of right now futures are up about 100 points. I foresee a slight rally tomorrow and possibly all back to normal by close Friday(if not sooner).
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    Itís gotten to the point where I laugh every day that I lose money. Iím currently putting 27% of my salary into the stock market.


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    Okay I'll say this: several co-workers now retiring started working in the late 80s. By far the most successful ones put their 401-k contributions in high risk funds and did not make *any* changes to their fund allocations. Good times? They stuck to the plan. Bad times? They didn't change. Will that work for the rest of us? I don't know but if things get so bad that such an approach does not work, you would need bullets more than bucks.

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    Coindesk will be adding XRP to their exchange soon. Might be a good time to get a few hundred before hand.
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