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    It's been a pretty solid spate of bad news...

    It's been a pretty solid spate of bad news lately. US government classified it as property which makes it a massive pain for websites to take bitcoin in payment if they are legit, and the Chinese...
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    Glad you got some good responses. I'm coming to...

    Glad you got some good responses. I'm coming to this late, but thought I'd throw my own 2 cents out there:

    Having personally had to work with someone who came out of one of these "boot camps" it...
  3. Thread: Investing

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    That sounds like modern portfolio theory, which...

    That sounds like modern portfolio theory, which most people who invest in indexes are using as well. Basically, you spread out into different asset types with your indexes and then rebalance...
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    1095 and 1195 feel the same to me, and 1195 feels...

    1095 and 1195 feel the same to me, and 1195 feels a bit "rounder" and less jarring than 1095. Jumping right to 1195 seems reasonable.

    Note: I have no facts or expertise justifying my opinion.
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    Hrmm, lots of people talking about keto in the...

    Hrmm, lots of people talking about keto in the last few pages. I've been eating fairly paleo, which seems to have some similar concepts. We eat a lot of meat and veg and have mostly cut out...
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    Minor or double major is useless. No one gives a...

    Minor or double major is useless. No one gives a shit if you have a minor in some other field, all they care about is how smart you are, how motivated you seem to be, and if you did an internship...
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    Also: was pretty sweet to see all card kingdom...

    Also: was pretty sweet to see all card kingdom players in the top 4, especially given how many people flew or drove in to play from long distances. Only talked about where we were from a few times...
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    What about: Barely Boros Burn - MTG MTGO...

    What about:

    Barely Boros Burn - MTG MTGO Decks and Archetypes | mtgGoldfish

    Skip the mutavaults (they are going to tank in value on rotation anyway) and hold off on the reckoners and it isn't...
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    Here are some general thoughts, about 4 years in:...

    Here are some general thoughts, about 4 years in:

    Comp Sci is a solid degree regardless. There are a variety of jobs (IT as you mention) even if programming doesn't work out. For programming...
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    Slaughter games is a decent sideboard card. I...

    Slaughter games is a decent sideboard card.

    I apparently am just doomed to never play well at SCG Opens. This is the 3rd one in a row I've scrubbed out and not even made top 16. I lost more times...
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    return is solid. I think I'd want 3 in the 75,...

    return is solid. I think I'd want 3 in the 75, but having some or all of them side seems like a meta call.

    As for most under appreciated, my vote for that would be fleecemane. Won more games off...
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    Yeah, I've seen a decent amount of that already...

    Yeah, I've seen a decent amount of that already happening. I have 2-3 of all the duals already, but am nervous about stockpiling tons because it feels more risky (imo) than many people credit. Duals...
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    Maro has been pretty clear that WotC dislikes...

    Maro has been pretty clear that WotC dislikes shuffle effects because they slow down the game. However, he's also said that this won't prevent fetches from coming back to standard.

    I'd personally...
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    Maro has stated fetchlands could come back to...

    Maro has stated fetchlands could come back to standard and been hinting that they are on the way for months. Heck, farseek was just in standard for a year.



    Lands that everyone needs as table...
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    Except the need for fetches has been obvious to...

    Except the need for fetches has been obvious to them for years now? I bought a playset of fetches immediately when shocks were announced.

    While it is possible that WotC has ignored basic common...
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    I've been playing Naya. Over 4300 for GP...

    I've been playing Naya.

    Over 4300 for GP Richmond. That's friggin insane. Hopefully modern gets more love going forward.
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    I haven't played in nearly a year so no clue what Nemesis was like, but Invasion seems like a massive jump in difficulty which makes the game interesting. I'm dying in normal, which really never...
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    I didn't see very many people playing RG...

    I didn't see very many people playing RG monsters. None in my matches or the buddy playing the same deck, which is too bad because it is almost a bye for us. The people I knew in the top 8 were MBD,...
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    bah, lost the final round of PTQ to go 7-2 and...

    bah, lost the final round of PTQ to go 7-2 and miss the top 8 (had to play since my breakers were awful - first opp 0-3 dropped). 18 packs of born of the gods is a hell of a bummer after coming so...
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    As someone that has lived in all these various...

    As someone that has lived in all these various states (TX, CA, WA), I don't know that I would hate on CA for their politics. It can be a bit retarded at times but it is nothing like TX. Fuck Texas,...
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    Also, don't forget that salaries will likely be a...

    Also, don't forget that salaries will likely be a lot higher and there is no income tax (like 6.85% in ithaca?) so that'll help a bit with the difference. The city itself looks likely to go to $15...
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    300k for a 2100 square foot house 10 minutes from...

    300k for a 2100 square foot house 10 minutes from work is not really a possibility here that I'm aware of unless your job is not in one of the hub areas (Seattle downtown, bellevue, redmond). There...
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    I was in a similar situation to you a few years...

    I was in a similar situation to you a few years ago, and we ended up prioritizing cities in the following manner:

    1) Seattle
    2) Portland
    3) San Francisco
    Gigantic gap
    4) Chicago

    We ended up...
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    I guess I'll be going to my first starcity games...

    I guess I'll be going to my first starcity games invitational this fall here in Seattle :)

    The first IQ I went to last year had like 40 people and my buddy won.. it didn't seem like a big deal....
  25. Thread: Eve Online

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    I don't know about the entire alliance, but when...

    I don't know about the entire alliance, but when I was in PL a year or so ago the supercap numbers tended to cap at like 30 titans and 60-70 supercaps online and 2 to 2.5 times that total. They talk...
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