Search results

  • Fanatics -

    Thank you for your patience today and welcome to the newest version of Cyclone Fanatic!

    Most of the changes we have made are very simple, but will greatly improve your user experience while visiting the website.

    We have upgraded our forum software to speed things up. Our homepage is much cleaner and should be even more mobile friendly than before.

    We appreciate your loyalty and are committed to not only keeping Cyclone Fanatic in tip-top shape, but continuing to build this community for the next decade and beyond.

    We ask that if you are experiences any glitches to let us know in this thread . Will will be diligently working on the site all day.

    Thanks again.

    Chris Williams - Publisher
  1. dmclone

    Moderna vaccine news

    Friday would be the first day.
  2. dmclone

    Moderna vaccine news

    Started feeling lousy last night. Stomach pain, headache, and tired. I really hope that after spending 9 months being super careful, I don't have it. To top it off, my wife is having out patient surgery on Thursday so she got tested yesterday. No fever, I can still smell and taste, no coughing...
  3. dmclone

    TV Buying guide

    I don't own an Xbox but on my PS4 it will go to a screen saver after so many minutes of non use.
  4. dmclone

    Wireless speakers for laptop and Pandora

    Skip the laptop and buy a smart speaker. Then you can just say "ok Google, play yacht rock on pandora". If you need good and loud smart speaker, Google has on for $150 that's normally $300. If you want to still use your laptop to control Pandora, you do that as well. Google Home Max Sonos also...
  5. dmclone

    TV Buying guide

    I wouldn't base reliability on one experience with one model. Consumer Reports, which looks at a ton of feedback shows that different models by the same company have a wide range of reliability and picture quality.
  6. dmclone

    What are you drinking tonight?

  7. dmclone

    TV Buying guide

    Depends on your total needs but Youtube TV carries a lot of sports channels. ACC Network BTN CBS Sports Network ESPN ESPN2 ESPNews ESPNU FS1 FS2 Golf Channel MLB Network NBA TV NBC Sports Chicago NBC Sports Chicago Plus NBCSN NFL Network Olympic Channel SEC Network Tennis Channel
  8. dmclone

    2020 Stocks

    So you're in a HDHP? HSA all the way.
  9. dmclone

    2020 Stocks

    Yes, mine is usually 401k match HSA Max Then some kind of IRA/Roth 401k mix depending on eligibility.
  10. dmclone

    2020 Stocks

    " This doesn’t include the additional annual cost of long-term care " Do what you want. I'm betting the number of people that end up saying "I wish I wouldn't have put so much in my HSA will come to around zero".
  11. dmclone

    2020 Stocks

    " Healthcare can be one of the biggest expenses. A 65-year-old couple retiring in 2020 can expect to spend $295,000 in healthcare and medical expenses throughout retirement.1 This doesn’t include the additional annual cost of long-term care, which, in 2019, ranged from $19,500 for adult day care...
  12. dmclone

    2020 Stocks

    I don't use mine either but I have a feeling that when it comes time to retire, it will be VERY easy to find ways to spend this money. Bridge to medicare until you turn 65 Long term care Medicare premiums etc.
  13. dmclone

    2020 Stocks

    1. Not taxed coming out of your paycheck 2. Earnings grow tax free 3. Tax free withdrawals for medical expenses. Can't get better really.
  14. dmclone

    2020 Stocks

    triple tax-advantage
  15. dmclone

    2020 Stocks

    I just choose 100% S&P 500 index fund. Not real exciting but it makes it 100% hands off.
  16. dmclone

    Black Friday deals

    Target has the Kitchenaid pro stand mixer for $200. Normally $450. This is a heck of a deal. We've had ours for over 20 years and they are bulletproof.
  17. dmclone

    Black Friday deals

    Just think about how much tv you watch.....now go buy an LG OLED. Hell I've paid more for navigation in my car that I've used for like 1 hour.
  18. dmclone

    Smoking Turkey

    Yes, I removed the skin. No problem with it being dry since I both brined and wrapped it. With that said, still didn't get a TON of smoke flavor from it.
  19. dmclone

    Black Friday deals

    The Google Nest Hub (7") will be going down to $49 about everywhere over the next week. Normally $89. I got a free one from Google a few months back and it's pretty good replacement for a standard clock that you keep by your bed. For other locations, I'd recommend the bigger ones. This is...
  20. dmclone

    Merged Covid Megathread

    If you need to be cheered up about coVID, watch the new Kevin Hart special on Netflix.