Author: George Burgyan

Choices

En and I made a choice of realtors today. It was a choice between a couple of realtors. One is head and shoulders above the other. The die has been cast I think.

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Inheritance Taxes

I used to be for the idea of inheritance taxes. It seems like a way to keep the rich from getting super richer. I’ve since changed my tune. Why? Because it does nothing except keep the middle class and upper-middle class...

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Upgrades

I’ve been bitten in the ass by an upgrade to the WordPress install on this site. Upgrade they say, it’ll be easy they say. Up until you realize that you have to upgrade everything else in your installation...

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Your best hours each day

You go to bed every night, and hopefully, you get a good night’s rest. Every day you wake up and you go to work. You spend your best hours each day at work, away from your family, working on stuff for other people. Sure,...

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Historical Facts

There are many bits of history that have been politicized over the centuries. Lots of things exist in terms of popular beliefs. The problem is that many of the beliefs and basically just that: “beliefs.” Beliefs that...

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Condescension

Talking to a couple of realtors, the same ones from last week, I keep just getting an overwhelming feeling of condescension from them. Not just me, but En as well. Even simple questions like “why is your estimate so far...

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Abstraction

One thing that I often see in code that is written by people who are new at writing code is the absolute love of abstraction. Everything needs to be a constant that’s stored in a different file, because somehow this is a...

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Timeline

As the day of reckoning comes closer, I think we really need to start firming up the timeline. Realistically, it looks like we should be listing our house here when we get a house purchased in elsewhere (likely Nashville by all...

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