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Author Topic: and yet another disturbing economic indicator...  (Read 1161 times)

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Offline leatherman

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Re: and yet another disturbing economic indicator...
« Reply #1 on: February 06, 2009, 10:43:45 PM »
I guess I can live with a couple less thin mints.  :D

thinking about "girl scouts" always reminds me of that scene in the Addams Family Movie when a girl scout approaches Wednesday's lemonade stand and asks if it's made with real lemons, Wednesday (Christina Ricci in her best role IMO ;D) responds by asking if her cookies are made with real Girl Scouts. ROFL  ;D
(I looked for a utube clip but couldn't find one.)
leatherman (aka mIkIE)


chart from 1992-2013; updated 2/09/13  Reyataz/Norvir/Truvada

Offline rondrond

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Re: and yet another disturbing economic indicator...
« Reply #2 on: February 07, 2009, 02:20:39 PM »
I confess that I will probably still buy the Thin Mints. I like 'em, and eat the whole box at one sitting.
"I may not be exactly where I want to be, but I sure as Hell am not where I was"
Wynnona Judd

Diagnosed/HIV
1993
AZT
Norvir
1994-2001
Crixivan/Epivir/Zerit
No Meds for 7 Years

04jul07/DVT-right leg/Bi Lateral PE's     
16oct08/DVT-left leg
Sept '09  6 blood clots in left arm
Coumadin 5mgs
                                     
Atenolol/50mg/2x
Hydrochlorth 25mg/1x
Gemfibrozil/300mgs/2X
Symbicort
Proventil Inhaler
Potassium
Rhinocort


*APR 08~Viramune/Truvada
March08  CD4 330 23% VL 452.000 
*Jan09 Med change~Epzicom/Viramune

Aug09   CD4 523 23%  VL<48
Diagnosed: COPD
Dec 2013: CD4 645 45% VL 49
Med Change: Viramune/Epivir/Ziagen/Isentress

Offline MitchMiller

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Re: and yet another disturbing economic indicator...
« Reply #3 on: February 07, 2009, 03:04:03 PM »
In case you haven't noticed, look closely at the weight and container size of prepackaged items you buy in the grocery store.  Consumers will tend to buy a slightly smaller quantity at the same price than the same quantity at a higher price.  This is a proven fact.
Sometimes, they keep the container the same size, but reduce the quantity inside.

 


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