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Member Since 20/03/2013
Last Seen 18/09/2021
Location Brisbane

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Yes! See https://www.thelifeyoucansave.org.au/best-charities/. From the nominees, only the Fred Hollows Foundation appears in the list of...
12/06/2021 - 18:01
You're right that this wasn't _Uber's_ original intention (at least, not back in 2008:...
18/03/2021 - 10:58
Yep. Then the taxi industry lobby/regulators ruined that dream for everyone... 😥
18/03/2021 - 07:13
We had near identical requirements and decided to buy this Leitner bike ($1545 with 16Ah battery):...
23/02/2021 - 15:00
If you want to get the best bang for your donated buck $, see GiveWell.org.
01/07/2020 - 18:50
If you want to get the best bang for your donated buck $, see GiveWell.org.
01/07/2020 - 18:50
I'm still waiting for my Boost SIM to be delivered. Ordered Jan 27!! I had to buy more credit to cover in the meantime. They refused to...
20/02/2020 - 13:48
The Beyond one with jalapenos/chipotle is my preference now at Grill'd. It doesn't taste exactly the same as animal meat, but who cares? It...
15/02/2020 - 15:42
A good place to start to inform our choices: https://youtu.be/9MpVjxxpExM
11/01/2020 - 16:08
Ah, I could be wrong here. I might have been confusing: 1) deductions from rental income (which you may be affected by), with 2) deductions...
10/01/2020 - 15:35
Have you worked out if your investment property will have more or less rent than interest charges? Because unless you'll be negatively...
09/01/2020 - 12:33
>throttle is illegal in oz No, it's not, at least up to 6 km/h (which is still very helpful, e.g. for taking off from a stand-still on a...
06/01/2020 - 15:18
>This is really a priority, there are too many deviants around, waiting for just an opportunity [citation needed]
06/01/2020 - 15:15
Hmm, compared to Leitner: no throttle, no suspension, and no battery upgrade option. But a bit cheaper than Leitner.
20/12/2019 - 10:52
Get a Leitner for around $1.2k: https://leitner.com.au/collections/electric-bikes If your budget is strict, go second-hand. I got a Tirol...
10/11/2019 - 20:29
I'm just gonna leave this here... [YouTube: Crash Course...
07/10/2019 - 10:56
1. C gives way to A because both have a give way/stop sign (which effectively cancel each other out for determining priority), and A is...
04/10/2019 - 13:10
I waited about 6 months before something came up in Brisbane. Eventually got one for $400.
25/09/2019 - 16:13
Yup, I think we're on the same page :-)
05/09/2019 - 12:57
Yep, absolutely, though when the maths collides with real life, the outcomes are asymmetric. Specifically, you are more likely to regret an...
04/09/2019 - 13:01
I basically agree with you, but do you agree with the article that DCA is at least useful for: > minimizing downside risk [i.e. reducing...
03/09/2019 - 13:02
Looks like Vamos does have a step-through model (https://vamosbikes.com.au/electric-bicycles/el-rapido-e-bike-plus/), but this coupon does...
27/08/2019 - 12:10
Nice. Would prefer a step-through though. I'm curious to learn about how these compare to Leitner, eg...
26/08/2019 - 17:45
Great initiative, though I'm not sure who to vote for, seeing as there aren't any bargains in this list. Compare to this list of the most...
20/06/2019 - 11:46
TIL: People still use ATMs. Curious what you use cash for (as opposed to a card) nowadays?
19/07/2018 - 13:02
[@mskeggs](/comment/5477926/redir): 1. "I can't organise a fireworks display of the same scale as my government"? Hah, of course not,...
01/01/2018 - 13:29
What advantages? I had fun in Beijing for Chinese New Year. Putting aside the numerous other issues with the Chinese government, isn't...
01/01/2018 - 12:43
Not sure if they have a bell, but I have say, there's a simple fix: we should stop policing people's bicycle bells, lol. This is why we...
13/08/2017 - 19:37
In Brisbane, the first 30 minutes are free (CityCycle is the name of our bike sharing program).
13/08/2017 - 19:35
[@saintmagician0](/comment/4853523/redir): Yeah. To clarify, I'm not confident. I just found it an interesting comparison and was curious....
06/07/2017 - 09:54