On Friday Estimate

Posted on August 29, 2014 at 2:14 pm 0

On Friday Estimate

Posted on August 29, 2014 at 2:11 pm 0

On Let’s Throw Some Money at Our Problems: August 2014 Check-in

SallieMae student loan (1 of some unquantifiably large number) July 2014 balance: $6,429.78 Aug. 2014 balance: $6,335.74 Direct loans (that I had been paying $0 on during my unemployed time and for some months afterward): Aug. 2014 balance: $191,887.85 (GAH)

Posted on August 28, 2014 at 5:04 pm 0

On Meet The World's First Bookless Library

I hate it! I sound like an Old and I don't care; I just like books-as-physical-objects better. Not to say that a library needs thousands and thousands of them, but some (pretty please).

Posted on August 27, 2014 at 12:47 pm 2

On Job of the Day: Spokesperson For Death Row

Second the Texas Monthly recommendation.

Posted on August 25, 2014 at 3:39 pm 0

On Are You an Unwitting Participant in The Athleisure Market?

I'm a little bummed that USC was represented so blah-ly.

Posted on August 22, 2014 at 1:41 pm 0

On When Money Doesn't Matter: Up Close & Personal With The Son of a Chinese Billionaire

@Aconite I think it's more an example of one kind of (outlier, hopefully) attitude toward money. I don't think any specific response is the intended goal.

Posted on August 20, 2014 at 3:23 pm 0

On Books That Are Worth The Money

Yes yes yes. I managed to restrain myself during this weekend's tax-free holiday/used book sale, but just barely.

Posted on August 18, 2014 at 11:33 am 0

On Meet Me in St. Louis -- or El Paso, Oklahoma City, or Little Rock

Hmm current Bostonian here who sometimes dreams about going back to El Paso to participate in homeownership...

Posted on August 5, 2014 at 1:34 pm 0

On Let’s Throw Some Money at Our Problems: July 2014 Check-in

@JNC Musings Factory Work that avalanche method!

Posted on August 1, 2014 at 12:40 pm 0