uberaverage: The homeless are often crazy, not poor. Our mental health system is what needs reforming.
DerAppie: How does one become a half nephew? Isn't being a nephew one of those things you either are or aren't?/"Half great nephew" sounds like "complete stranger"
semiotix: Thunderpipes: People always forget how bad the death tax is for farmers and ranchers...
semiotix: ShannonKW: Not only did he have many friends, but they were obviously well-off because when the ship pulled in to a foreign port, his friends were there waiting to whisk him off to some private function. People grew suspicious.It actually is a pretty cool story, bro, but I especially like the part where people knew some weird shiat was going down because a sailor had friends outside the Navy. Rings true!
semiotix: His share would actually have been $19M, not $300M.However, the dreaded Deäth Täx would have reduced that to a mere $14M.*Discuss.*** Fun fact: if half-great-aunt Huguette had died a few months earlier than she did, in Dec. 2010 instead of May 2011, there'd have been no tax at all, thanks to a weird quirk in the law. Selfish to the end, that Huguette!** Bonus points for using the phrase "family farm" or "small business."
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