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    Quote Originally Posted by Articulate_Ape View Post
    Fair enough, but we might be talking sooner than that.
    I'm not shorting the stock...I'm giving it at LEAST a year.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Articulate_Ape View Post
    She's not going to listen to us 'cause yer stoopid.
    Is it worse to be stoopid or stoopid by association?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Hawkgirl View Post
    I'm not shorting the stock...I'm giving it at LEAST a year.
    Um. Define shorting. I am not sure your definition is the same as the accepted definition.
    "Our president delivered his State of the Union message to Congress. That is one of the things his contract calls for -- to tell congress the condition of the country. This message, as I say, is to Congress. The rest of the people know the condition of the country, for they live in it, but Congress has no idea what is going on in America, so the president has to tell 'em." ~ Will Rogers
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    Quote Originally Posted by Articulate_Ape View Post
    Um. Define shorting. I am not sure your definition is the same as the accepted definition.
    Day traders short stocks on daily basis. More than daily, hourly...or more, or less.

    My definition of shorting in this context is less than a year....you pay less capital gains taxes if you hold more than a year. IRS standards.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Hawkgirl View Post
    Day traders short stocks on daily basis. More than daily, hourly...or more, or less.

    My definition of shorting in this context is less than a year....you pay less capital gains taxes if you hold more than a year. IRS standards.
    I thought that was what you were referring to. You are talking about holding a "long" (long-term) position versus a short-term position in a given asset. Just so you know, "shorting" or "being short" on a stock is something entirely different. Maybe I am wrong and misunderstanding you, but this is how Wallstreet defined "Short" last I knew:

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Short_%28finance%29
    "Our president delivered his State of the Union message to Congress. That is one of the things his contract calls for -- to tell congress the condition of the country. This message, as I say, is to Congress. The rest of the people know the condition of the country, for they live in it, but Congress has no idea what is going on in America, so the president has to tell 'em." ~ Will Rogers
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    You're just long for less than a year.

    The ape is laughing at you for worrying about what your capital gains impact will be. I, on the other hand, have my fingers crossed for you.
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    Quote Originally Posted by JB View Post
    You're just long for less than a year.

    The ape is laughing at you for worrying about what your capital gains impact will be. I, on the other hand, have my fingers crossed for you.
    I laugh at little but your intellect; and everything else of course.
    "Our president delivered his State of the Union message to Congress. That is one of the things his contract calls for -- to tell congress the condition of the country. This message, as I say, is to Congress. The rest of the people know the condition of the country, for they live in it, but Congress has no idea what is going on in America, so the president has to tell 'em." ~ Will Rogers
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    Quote Originally Posted by Articulate_Ape View Post
    I laugh at little but your intellect; and everything else of course.
    Don't be angry at me because your species carries the curse of the micropenis.
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    Quote Originally Posted by JB View Post
    Don't be angry at me because your species carries the curse of the micropenis.
    How is obama working out for you?
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    How is obama working out for you?
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