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Dean F. (acrosome) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Back in the Front Range
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CityColorado Springs
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All Forum Posts by Dean F.

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Re: Re: 1.2 or 3
>>> I became unemployeed and had COBRA offered to me. It was way more expensive and it was only good for a short time, like 1 year. There are other laws than COBRA, and what you are ta...

In Chaff » Montana Mountain Man Arrested For Fishing Without A License (or was it taking the King's deer?) Because He Was Hungry.
February 15, 6:18pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Corp taxes
>>> ...so you have to way reduce tax rates... Do you expect me to object to this? :) The US tax code is, as you yourself have implied, a royal goat-screw. To define a very achievab...

In Chaff » Montana Mountain Man Arrested For Fishing Without A License (or was it taking the King's deer?) Because He Was Hungry.
February 15, 5:40pm

Re: Re: Re: 1.2 or 3
"What we had before" was #2, under COBRA! And, yes, it worked, but it's also criminally inefficient as well as monumentally unfair to the insured people who had to pay healthcare cos...

In Chaff » Montana Mountain Man Arrested For Fishing Without A License (or was it taking the King's deer?) Because He Was Hungry.
February 15, 5:23pm

Re: Re: Corp taxes
>>> And reduced tax on capital gains is targeted for super wealthy. Average people get most of their income as wages. Yes, this is exactly my objection to a low capital gains tax rate...

In Chaff » Montana Mountain Man Arrested For Fishing Without A License (or was it taking the King's deer?) Because He Was Hungry.
February 15, 5:05pm

Re: 1.2 or 3
Maybe I was conflating you and Brian, Rick, since you seemed to be defending his statements. If not, my bad. But, huh. So you actually DO support option #3, i.e. some form of universal health...

In Chaff » Montana Mountain Man Arrested For Fishing Without A License (or was it taking the King's deer?) Because He Was Hungry.
February 15, 4:56pm

movetoamend.org
>>> Lower corp taxes only helps the big business's that already get help thru lobbying and loopholes. Thus movetoamend.org See? I have all the answers... :) Actually, there ...

In Chaff » Montana Mountain Man Arrested For Fishing Without A License (or was it taking the King's deer?) Because He Was Hungry.
February 15, 9:26am

Socialism
"The problem with socialism is that eventually you run out of other peoples' money." -Margaret Thatcher (a mis-quote, admittedly). I'm no tax resistor, but I do like the idea ...

In Chaff » Montana Mountain Man Arrested For Fishing Without A License (or was it taking the King's deer?) Because He Was Hungry.
February 15, 9:17am

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: college
>>> I'm a libertarian jerry! You slavedriver you! ;) I've had arguments with you before and you're not a Libertarian any more than I'm a Republican. (Unless you me...

In Chaff » Montana Mountain Man Arrested For Fishing Without A License (or was it taking the King's deer?) Because He Was Hungry.
February 15, 8:39am

Re: Re: Re: Re: college
I agree. I tend to be most conservative on business/economic issues, but even there I'm still not some Mindless Randroid Objectivist Tea Party Moron (MROTPM). We tried a perfect objectivist l...

In Chaff » Montana Mountain Man Arrested For Fishing Without A License (or was it taking the King's deer?) Because He Was Hungry.
February 15, 8:15am

Re: Re: Which plan do you support?
>>> Why does it have to be in the name of FREEDOM? Because that's the verbiage that the Randroids and Tea Partiers keep using. They claim that the ACA is 'bad' because it i...

In Chaff » Montana Mountain Man Arrested For Fishing Without A License (or was it taking the King's deer?) Because He Was Hungry.
February 15, 7:25am

All Reader Reviews by Dean F.

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Bushnell SolarWrap Mini
Very light, but lost points for a smaller battery capacity than competitors and for durability concerns. And, shouldn't we really have an Electronic category in Gear Reviews at this point? Put...

In Miscellaneous Products
February 09, 6:56pm

Ultimate Hiker's Gear Guide -Andrew Skurka book
Wow, how to rate this book? It is NOT meant for someone who is already an experienced UL hiker. There is nothing in this book that someone like that doesn't already know or can find out in fiv...

In Books and Media
June 21, 3:43pm

Klepper Double wood framed folding kayak
I own a Long Haul Mark 2, which is a copy of the Klepper Double. Though the fasteners vary very slightly the Klepper frame can use the Long Haul hull-skins and vice versa. The guy who builds the Lon...

In Miscellaneous Products
March 27, 1:18pm

Sawyer In-Line Filter
I have a slightly different kit- the 0.1 micron 4-way filter. Of the filters available I give it a 5. It's not perfect, but IMHO it is the best that is available, hands down. The 4-way kit come...

In Hydration - Water Treatment
December 08, 10:12am

La Sportiva Crosslite
Personally, I rate this shoe a 5/5 because I'm ecstatic to find a shoe that FITS! (I have mutant monkey-feet.) But generally it is probably a 4. Listen, ye, to my tale of woe... I just mov...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
September 27, 6:02pm

Mont Bell
My wife ordered something I wanted for my birthday from MontbellUSA (not the main company in Japan). She included several ways of contacting her. Three and a half months later it hadn't arrived, s...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
September 03, 11:46pm