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      'Murica was literally founded on bitching about...

      'Murica was literally founded on bitching about taxes. I'll rule it germane.

      I'm not yet at an income or net worth where the IRS' international reach is negatively impacting me (other than two...
    2. Thread: Volt owners

      by Mike!
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      :laugh: The Obama car from Government...

      :laugh:

      The Obama car from Government Motors!!... as envisioned by Bob Lutz at independent GM during the Bush administration.


      These are getting to be a good used car choice. Will they start...
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      Really? Maybe it's that shot but the lights and...

      Really? Maybe it's that shot but the lights and grille just look like a contemporary Chrysler Cirrus to me.
    4. Clicked to the last page for Hellcat discussion...

      Clicked to the last page for Hellcat discussion and more about the world's fastest sedan. Leaving disappointed.
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      My wife and I had to grab some US cash yesterday...

      My wife and I had to grab some US cash yesterday at the bank, including a stack of 1s. I joked with her about heading down to the local club with it.



      People have been beating the drum about...
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      This is where 'Canada may pull it out just yet'. ...

      This is where 'Canada may pull it out just yet'. From the dollar figures on Wiki, exports are about 25% of GDP. Of this, energy is the biggest chunk

      http://www.investorsfriend.com/Canadi28.gif
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      Canadian Economic Apocalypse Thread - 2015

      Since there's a good amount of Canadians (and interested Americans) around these parts, I thought I'd start a thread for what looks like it's going to be an ongoing topic all year.

      The global oil...
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      My 30th is just under two months away as well. ...

      My 30th is just under two months away as well. I'm the youngest of my close group of friends though, so I've already experienced all of them turning 30 and really, not much changes.

      We bought our...
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      Some level of debt isn't bad, but I agree that...

      Some level of debt isn't bad, but I agree that interest on debt is a ridiculous chunk of the current government spending. That's roughly 12% of the budget right now? It's wild to think that less...
    10. Wow, thank you for this: That's all I've...

      Wow, thank you for this:



      That's all I've been saying, personally. If it's extraordinarily bad, outside of what you're reasonably prepared for, don't go in. If you're out, and it's suddenly...
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      In light of a Democratic president doubling-down...

      In light of a Democratic president doubling-down on his base's concerns, while facing a Republican majority Congress,

      how do we reconcile a significant group of Americans who favor a stronger...
    12. SS Supercharged was 2-door only, shared with the...

      SS Supercharged was 2-door only, shared with the Saturn Ion Redline, with optional LSD. Around the same time they sold an "SS 2.4" sedan (maybe coupe too) but that was just a 2.2->2.4 upgrade. SS...
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      Costco is the main all-in-one we do. Loblaws is...

      Costco is the main all-in-one we do. Loblaws is strictly groceries (yes, they have a clothing department... whoopdie****). HomeSense is her vice, but it means she doesn't really shop housewares at...
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      Just as bad. I'm going to miss having Target...

      Just as bad.

      I'm going to miss having Target as an option, because Walmart and Canadian Tire are crammed stores filled with people who walk even worse than they drive. Target was always airy, at...
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      Saab died. Volvo is not Saab.

      Saab died. Volvo is not Saab.
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      If you're going to do one of these funky fob...

      If you're going to do one of these funky fob implementations, just make it a smart key... standard.

      Also, left side of the steering wheel? That's unusual in any non-Porsche, right or left hand...
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      Let it be known that GeoffD is in favor of death...

      Let it be known that GeoffD is in favor of death panels.

      ;)
    18. You're missing my point. It's not reasonable to...

      You're missing my point. It's not reasonable to expect people to have winter tires on in Atlanta either, so if there's freezing rain / ice and you don't have the right tires on (why would you?) you...
    19. If the forecast called for sunny skies so they...

      If the forecast called for sunny skies so they left home without an umbrella, then it started to rain and they got soaked, they had the wrong equipment. It's not a judgment or placement of blame,...
    20. Thread: Which small suv?

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      I can't stand the feel of Honda's FWD-until-slip...

      I can't stand the feel of Honda's FWD-until-slip system (driven it on a Ridgeline) but this looks like it can handle the real world okay.
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