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by Kathleen Ryan
Fri Jan 25, 2019 11:46 pm
Forum: US Chapters
Topic: Happy Birthday, Taylor!
Replies: 76
Views: 4179

Re: Happy Birthday, Taylor!

Dear Taylor, Happy Birthday. I hope you have a wonderful day. You've been a gift to all of us, and we're fortunate to have you as a friend, and mentor, so giving of your time and expertise to help so many with your wise advice on multiple subjects. Thank you for co-founding the Vanguard Diehards For...
by Kathleen Ryan
Thu Jan 24, 2019 1:05 pm
Forum: US Chapters
Topic: New SF/Bay Area Chapter 9 Coordinator
Replies: 0
Views: 232

New SF/Bay Area Chapter 9 Coordinator

Dear SF/Bay Area Diehards/Bogleheads Members I'd like to write an introductory letter for Norman, our new SF/Bay Area Bogleheads Coordinator. Norman has volunteered to take over. I believe this will be a wonderful change, as Norman lives in the SF area and is familiar with venues, parking, and more....
by Kathleen Ryan
Fri Jan 18, 2019 3:01 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Tributes to Jack Bogle
Replies: 158
Views: 16765

Re: Tributes to Jack Bogle At Facebook Bogleheads

If you get a chance, please check out the tributes to Mr. Bogle at our Facebook Bogleheads site also. To date, over 70,000 people have been reached with the initial article we posted about Mr. Bogle's passing. BUSINESS John Bogle, who founded Vanguard and revolutionized retirement savings, dies at ...
by Kathleen Ryan
Thu Jan 17, 2019 4:07 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Tributes to Jack Bogle
Replies: 158
Views: 16765

Re: Mr. Bogle's Life and Legacy-"Kindness and Humanity"

Thank you catdude,

for writing.

For sure Mr. Bogle knew his Bogleheads loved him. :happy I'm hopeful other people will share their memories about him also.
by Kathleen Ryan
Thu Jan 17, 2019 3:27 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Tributes to Jack Bogle
Replies: 158
Views: 16765

Mr. Bogle's Life and Legacy-"Kindness and Humanity"

[Thread merged into here, see below (next page) --admin LadyGeek] Mr. Bogle loved his Bogleheads, and he frequently said, "The Bogleheads give me the strength to carry on." When I arrived at the Bogleheads 2018 Conference, for the wine & cheese reception, (the evening before Mr. Bogle was scheduled...
by Kathleen Ryan
Sun Dec 23, 2018 4:46 pm
Forum: US Chapters
Topic: My Christmas Present To You
Replies: 108
Views: 12118

Re: My Christmas Present To You

Thank you Taylor, for your extremely important service to our country, all those years ago. Thank you also, for your continued help to all those who post their questions to you here, at our Bogleheads site. You enrich the lives of all who have had the good fortune to have met you, and those who know...
by Kathleen Ryan
Sun Dec 02, 2018 3:21 am
Forum: US Chapters
Topic: Bogleheads blog and Bogleheads Facebook page
Replies: 2
Views: 654

Re: Bogleheads blog and Bogleheads Facebook page

Thank you again Barry, for interviewing Nadeem, Mahendra, and I, about the Facebook Bogleheads site. It's been very rewarding, these past several years to reach almost 10,000 people and let them know, about Mr. Bogle, and how he has helped the small investor gain knowledge about how to prudently in...
by Kathleen Ryan
Wed Oct 10, 2018 5:56 pm
Forum: US Chapters
Topic: Bogleheads 2018, Photos at Facebook Bogleheads
Replies: 2
Views: 844

Re: Bogleheads 2018, Photos at Facebook Bogleheads

Hi Bogleheads, Here's a link to Pongo's, Bogleheads 2018 Conference photos. Pongo is the other official photographer, along with family_doc , for the Bogleheads events. Pongo has provided his own link, but it case you missed it, here it is: https://pongophotos.zenfolio.com/bh2018/hb96ea929#hb96ea929
by Kathleen Ryan
Tue Oct 09, 2018 10:59 am
Forum: US Chapters
Topic: Bogleheads 2018, Photos at Facebook Bogleheads
Replies: 2
Views: 844

Re: Bogleheads 2018, Photos at Facebook Bogleheads

Hi Bogleheads, If you get a chance, make sure to check out family_docs photos also, from our Bogleheads 2018 Conference. You can find it at the, "Bogleheads® Conferences," at this site, or click here: https://www.bogleheads.org/wiki/Bogleheads%C2%AE_Conferences#Bogleheads.C2.AE_17_-_Philadelphia His...
by Kathleen Ryan
Sat Oct 06, 2018 5:32 pm
Forum: US Chapters
Topic: Bogleheads 2018, Photos at Facebook Bogleheads
Replies: 2
Views: 844

Bogleheads 2018, Photos at Facebook Bogleheads

Hi All, What a fabulous time my daughter Katie Melissa and I had at the BH 2018 Conference, from 10/3/2018 - 10/5/2018, in PA. Please click on each photo for captions, at our FACEBOOK Bogleheads site: https://www.facebook.com/pg/Bogleheads/photos/?tab=album&album_id=178232338860069 I can't wait to s...
by Kathleen Ryan
Fri Jun 22, 2018 8:43 pm
Forum: US Chapters
Topic: Happy Birthday Mel Lindauer
Replies: 22
Views: 1847

Re: Happy Birthday Mel Lindauer

Congratulations Mel!

Your family, friends, and BH family here, are so happy to hear of your special birthday present, which is cause for a double celebration! 8-)
by Kathleen Ryan
Fri Jun 22, 2018 11:34 am
Forum: US Chapters
Topic: Happy Birthday Mel Lindauer
Replies: 22
Views: 1847

Happy Birthday Mel Lindauer

Dear Mel, We hope you are having a wonderful day with family and friends, and that all your birthday wishes come true. 🎁🎂🍰 :sharebeer 🎈🎉 Thank you for all you do here at our special forum, and for your friendship and guidance through the years. Katie & I can't wait to see you at the next BH Reunion ...
by Kathleen Ryan
Sun Jun 17, 2018 10:20 pm
Forum: US Chapters
Topic: Happy Father's Day 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 1009

Re: Happy Father's Day 2018

Hi tennisplyr, Thank you for posting. You are so right when you wrote, "it's one of life's miracles to have such a treasured relationship." It is truly a gift, to have such loving, strong, and kind men as fathers, to set the example for the generations that follow. We are all blessed to have men su...
by Kathleen Ryan
Sun Jun 17, 2018 5:58 pm
Forum: US Chapters
Topic: Happy Father's Day 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 1009

Re: Happy Father's Day 2018

Dear Mel, Thank you for your kind words. Katie and I love you too, and can't wait to see you again in October. We're so looking forward to the next BH Reunion, and visiting with friends we've made at past reunions, and meeting new friends. Dear Jesse, How wonderful to hear from you. Thank you for w...
by Kathleen Ryan
Sun Jun 17, 2018 12:24 pm
Forum: US Chapters
Topic: Happy Father's Day 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 1009

Happy Father's Day 2018

Dear Bogleheads Community, Happy Father's Day to Mr. Bogle, Taylor, Mel, and all the fathers, grandfathers, and great-great grandfathers here. Mr. Bogle, Taylor, and Mel, have all been like fathers to me since I lost my father to pancreatic cancer back in, May 2000. The passing of eighteen years, ha...
by Kathleen Ryan
Wed Feb 14, 2018 2:09 am
Forum: US Chapters
Topic: Let's Wish Mr. Bogle - Happy Valentine's Day
Replies: 2
Views: 607

Let's Wish Mr. Bogle - Happy Valentine's Day

Many people express their thanks year-round to Mr. Bogle, and all he's done for the small investor. It's also nice to have a special day when we can wear our hearts on our sleeves for those we care deeply about. Dear Mr. Bogle, Thank you for being our champion and inspiration for this special forum,...
by Kathleen Ryan
Sat Dec 09, 2017 3:08 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Planning A Trip to French Polynesia - (Society Islands)
Replies: 14
Views: 1278

Re: Planning A Trip to French Polynesia - (Society Islands)

Hi curmudgeon, You wrote, "We were in Cook Islands a few years ago, and my thought was that Hawaii was probably like this in the 1930's." Wow, this resonated so loudly with me. I'm now looking at photos of the Cook Islands, and they are absolutely breathtakingly beautiful. I'm definitely researchin...
by Kathleen Ryan
Fri Dec 08, 2017 10:20 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Planning A Trip to French Polynesia - (Society Islands)
Replies: 14
Views: 1278

Re: Planning A Trip to French Polynesia - (Society Islands)

Thank you stupidkid, for writing. It sounds like your trip was wonderful. Hi researchmed , Thank you for your informative post. I will check out the link and your other helpful suggestions. Thank you, InMyDreams, The ever-so-fast-changing-weather has happened to me a couple of times in Kauai, and i...
by Kathleen Ryan
Fri Dec 08, 2017 3:41 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
Replies: 19
Views: 1528

Re: National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

Thank you Taylor, for posting this. I've been to the Arizona Memorial in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, and it's a solemn, quiet, and respectful place to honor our brave soldiers that remain forever entombed there, in their battleship. As a visitor, you have the chance to view the historic film, with the act...
by Kathleen Ryan
Fri Dec 08, 2017 2:03 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Planning A Trip to French Polynesia - (Society Islands)
Replies: 14
Views: 1278

Re: Planning A Trip to French Polynesia - (Society Islands)

Thank you flyingaway, for your reply. You wrote, "We were afraid that we might not want to come back to the States if we went to Tahiti." I feel the same way. I've been to most of the islands of Hawaii several times, including Molokai once. I love it there so much. My mother went to Oahu in 1953, w...
by Kathleen Ryan
Thu Dec 07, 2017 10:34 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Planning A Trip to French Polynesia - (Society Islands)
Replies: 14
Views: 1278

Planning A Trip to French Polynesia - (Society Islands)

Hi Everyone, I'm planning a trip to French Polynesia - (Society Islands) and maybe two islands of the Marquesas; Fatu Hiva and Hiva Oa, for my daughter Katie and I. I'm writing to ask if anyone who has traveled to the Society Islands and The Marquesas, have any recommendations as to which airlines, ...
by Kathleen Ryan
Sun May 07, 2017 2:25 pm
Forum: US Chapters
Topic: HAPPY BIRTHDAY MR. BOGLE: Let's Get The Party Started One Day Early
Replies: 70
Views: 8493

HAPPY BIRTHDAY MR. BOGLE: Let's Get The Party Started One Day Early

Dear All, Mr. Bogle's (Jack's) Birthday is tomorrow, May 8. I thought we could get the party started one day early so we won't miss it, while many of us are at work. Please feel free to let him know how much you appreciate and care about him, by sharing your birthday wishes for him. Happy, Happy Bir...
by Kathleen Ryan
Sun Jul 17, 2016 4:50 pm
Forum: US Chapters
Topic: Happy Birthday, Mel! Boglehead #2.
Replies: 41
Views: 5875

Re: Happy Birthday, Mel! Boglehead #2.

Happy Birthday Mel,

I'm sorry I'm so late to the party. :oops: I hope you had a wonderful birthday. Thank you for all you do for the Bogleheads.
by Kathleen Ryan
Sat Jul 09, 2016 2:53 pm
Forum: US Chapters
Topic: Facebook Bogleheads Site
Replies: 0
Views: 1671

Facebook Bogleheads Site

Hi All,

I just wanted to share the news that our Facebook Bogleheads Site just reached over 5,000 likes.

Here is a link:

https://www.facebook.com/Bogleheads/?fref=ts
by Kathleen Ryan
Sat Jun 25, 2016 1:03 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: BREXIT - What Mr. Bogle Thinks:
Replies: 2
Views: 1076

Re: BREXIT - What Mr. Bogle Thinks:

Hi Paul,

How nice to, "See," you again. 8-) You're welcome. It is always nice to hear Mr. Bogle's, "Voice of Reason," and its calming influence.


With best wishes to you,

Kathleen
by Kathleen Ryan
Sat Jun 25, 2016 12:45 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: BREXIT - What Mr. Bogle Thinks:
Replies: 2
Views: 1076

BREXIT - What Mr. Bogle Thinks:

From an interview of Mr. Bogle at Morningstar, with Scott Cooley:


http://www.morningstar.com/cover/videoc ... ?id=757654
by Kathleen Ryan
Mon Jun 13, 2016 1:03 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: John Oliver covers retail investment industry on Last Week Tonight
Replies: 114
Views: 22066

Re: John Oliver covers retail investment industry on Last Week Tonight

JASON ZWEIG who wrote, "Here Come the Bogleheads" in Money Magazine about our second Bogleheads Reunion, was on this episode of John Oliver. He spoke about index funds as being what financial advisors actually have in their own portfolios but don't usually tell their customers about. John Oliver als...
by Kathleen Ryan
Sun May 08, 2016 7:01 pm
Forum: US Chapters
Topic: Happy Mother's Day to all the Bogleheads Moms
Replies: 1
Views: 1328

Re: Happy Mother's Day to all the Bogleheads Moms

Thank you Mel,

for thinking of all the Bogleheads Mothers. I know I speak for all of us when I say we are so happy to have arrived here at our special forum. Endless thanks to Mr. Bogle-(Jack) :happy , Taylor, and Mel for showing us the way to financial freedom, which is very empowering.
by Kathleen Ryan
Sat May 07, 2016 11:55 pm
Forum: Forum Issues and Administration
Topic: Please Try Out Test Posts Here
Replies: 274
Views: 232988

Re: test post

Hi in_reality,

No apology needed. I was laughing so hard =) at how creative you three were, in response to me trying to ascertain if my computer would let me post here. Sometimes it works, and sometimes it doesn't, which keeps things interesting.
by Kathleen Ryan
Sat May 07, 2016 11:04 pm
Forum: US Chapters
Topic: HAPPY BIRTHDAY, MR. BOGLE! May 8, 2016
Replies: 52
Views: 6510

HAPPY BIRTHDAY, MR. BOGLE! May 8, 2016

Dear Mr. Bogle, Happy Birthday! I hope you will have a wonderful birthday with your family and friends, and that all your birthday wishes come true. I know your mother felt especially blessed when your birthday would fall on Mother's Day. I want to thank you again for all you do for the small inves...
by Kathleen Ryan
Sat May 07, 2016 10:50 pm
Forum: Forum Issues and Administration
Topic: Please Try Out Test Posts Here
Replies: 274
Views: 232988

Re: test post

Dearest in_reality, cheese_breath, and peppers,

Thank you for letting me you're all out there. You passed with FLYINGCOLORS! 8-)
by Kathleen Ryan
Sat May 07, 2016 9:10 pm
Forum: Forum Issues and Administration
Topic: Please Try Out Test Posts Here
Replies: 274
Views: 232988

test post

test post
by Kathleen Ryan
Fri Feb 19, 2016 10:26 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: 2016 BOGLEHEADS CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENT
Replies: 118
Views: 23079

Re: 2016 BOGLEHEADS CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENT

Oh Taylor, I'm so happy to hear that you will be attending! :happy I'm not usually very, "Pushy," but for you it is so extremely important. We're all thankful for Mel's, "Badgering," too. =) I remember one year, both you and Mr. Bogle could not attend. That was the year he was so ill, but being it ...
by Kathleen Ryan
Fri Feb 19, 2016 9:01 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: 2016 BOGLEHEADS CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENT
Replies: 118
Views: 23079

Re: 2016 BOGLEHEADS CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENT

Dear Taylor, I know I speak for everyone when I say, you will be missed and the reunion won't be the same without you. I hope your circumstances change so you can in fact, attend. =-) Thank you for providing the link to the wonderful article written by Jason Zweig titled, "Here Come the Bogleheads....
by Kathleen Ryan
Fri Feb 19, 2016 8:54 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: 2016 BOGLEHEADS CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENT
Replies: 118
Views: 23079

Re: 2016 BOGLEHEADS CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENT

Thank you Mel, for your kind words. It will be so nice to see and visit with you again. Thank you also for always seeing to the largest and smallest of details that make these reunions, the wonderful events they are. I can't wait for the volunteer sheet to come around so I can help in some way. Wit...
by Kathleen Ryan
Thu Feb 18, 2016 8:25 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: 2016 BOGLEHEADS CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENT
Replies: 118
Views: 23079

Re: 2016 BOGLEHEADS CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENT

Hi Mel, Thank you for letting us know. I'm so happy I'll be able to attend this year. I just filled out the registration form, and put the check in the late mail. It will be so nice to see Mr. Bogle again, and the friends i've made at the reunions, through the years. :happy I posted this announcemen...
by Kathleen Ryan
Thu Feb 18, 2016 6:53 pm
Forum: US Chapters
Topic: HAPPY 9TH BIRTHDAY TO THE BOGLEHEADS FORUM
Replies: 12
Views: 1543

Re: HAPPY 9TH BIRTHDAY TO THE BOGLEHEADS FORUM

Thank you Mel , for letting us know. Has it been nine years already! Wow. The statistics you quoted are extremely impressive; " We get up to 4,000,000 hits per day from all over the globe. We get up to 70,000 visitors per day, again from all over the globe. Thank you Mr. Bogle for making the small ...
by Kathleen Ryan
Thu Jan 07, 2016 6:36 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Where to buy nice men's dress shirts?
Replies: 94
Views: 25590

Re: Where to buy nice men's dress shirts?

Question: Where to buy nice men's dress shirts?"

Answer: The same place where to buy, "Bad Boys" dress shirts. 8-)

I shop at Macy's when the shirts are on sale, for both the nice men and the bad boys.
by Kathleen Ryan
Mon Jan 04, 2016 11:22 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: REGISTRATION FOR THE 2016 BOGLEHEAD CONTEST
Replies: 667
Views: 46198

Re: REGISTRATION FOR THE 2016 BOGLEHEAD CONTEST

2133.41

is my best guess.

Congratulations to Victoria F for winning the 2015 Contest!

And Thank you Taylor for holding these contests.
by Kathleen Ryan
Fri Dec 25, 2015 11:55 pm
Forum: US Chapters
Topic: My Christmas Gift to You
Replies: 60
Views: 7423

Re: My Christmas Gift to You

Dear Taylor, Thank you for this invaluable gift of our freedom. I can't begin to imagine the hardships, and character building experiences you lived through at such a young age. You lead by example on how a person of integrity, character, wisdom, and kindness acts. I can only say, I'm both blessed a...
by Kathleen Ryan
Tue Dec 01, 2015 1:39 pm
Forum: US Chapters
Topic: A Thanksgiving with Jack Bogle
Replies: 19
Views: 4200

Re: A Thanksgiving with Jack Bogle

Hi Taylor, Katie and John both say, "Hi," too and wish you the best. I also would like to add that the day before I met Mr. Bogle, at Bogleheads 2, I was so happy to meet you and Mel for the first time at the meeting room in our hotel in PA. You both gave me big hugs and it was wonderful to meet yo...
by Kathleen Ryan
Mon Nov 30, 2015 10:07 pm
Forum: US Chapters
Topic: A Thanksgiving with Jack Bogle
Replies: 19
Views: 4200

Re: A Thanksgiving with Jack Bogle

Dear Taylor, and Mel, I would have written sooner, but we just got back from south shore at Lake Tahoe. There was finally snow there after about four years without any. What fun. It is wonderful to hear from you both, and I hope you had a nice Thanksgiving. Thank you for writing about those wonderf...
by Kathleen Ryan
Thu Nov 26, 2015 2:57 pm
Forum: US Chapters
Topic: A Thanksgiving with Jack Bogle
Replies: 19
Views: 4200

Re: A Thanksgiving with Jack Bogle

Happy Thanksgiving to all,

Thank you Mr. Bogle, Taylor, and Mel for how much you give of yourselves, to us. I hope you all have a wonderful, restful, and joyful holiday with family and friends.

It is Katie's 22nd birthday today also, so I feel extremely thankful to celebrate both with her.
by Kathleen Ryan
Mon Nov 02, 2015 1:31 pm
Forum: US Chapters
Topic: Early Happy Halloween to Mr. Bogle - A Treat =)
Replies: 5
Views: 2109

Re: Early Happy Halloween to Mr. Bogle - A Treat =)

Thank you Taylor,

for reading my poem, and letting me know Mr. Bogle will appreciate it. He truly is an inspiration for all of us, just as your are also. =)

With best wishes and love to you always,
Kathleen
by Kathleen Ryan
Sat Oct 31, 2015 9:12 pm
Forum: US Chapters
Topic: Early Happy Halloween to Mr. Bogle - A Treat =)
Replies: 5
Views: 2109

Re: Early Happy Halloween to Mr. Bogle - A Treat =)

How many Bogleheads remember this?



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by Kathleen Ryan
Tue Oct 27, 2015 7:45 pm
Forum: US Chapters
Topic: Congrats to Laura Dogu
Replies: 67
Views: 10583

Re: Congrats to Laura Dogu

Thank you for bringing this conversation up again, as I missed it when it was first posted.

Congratulations to Laura! By this time you have been Ambassador for about two and a half months. I know
they are very fortunate to have you.
by Kathleen Ryan
Mon Oct 26, 2015 5:16 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Guilty pleasures?
Replies: 123
Views: 17712

Re: Guilty pleasures?

Hi Kazper, Thanks for asking. 1.) Spending time with my daughter Katie; going shopping, to the movies, traveling. 2.) Enjoying my fragrant garden I recently planted with; peach and purple colored roses, honeysuckle, night-blooming jasmine, and a small lemon, and orange tree with sweet blossoms. I h...
by Kathleen Ryan
Mon Oct 26, 2015 11:55 am
Forum: US Chapters
Topic: Early Happy Halloween to Mr. Bogle - A Treat =)
Replies: 5
Views: 2109

Re: Early Happy Halloween to Mr. Bogle - A Treat =)

Thank you Patricia,

for your well wishes for Mr. Bogle, your kind words, and joining in with the fun.


I like your "bewitching" assessment of the many tricks out in the investing world.
by Kathleen Ryan
Sun Oct 25, 2015 10:34 pm
Forum: US Chapters
Topic: Early Happy Halloween to Mr. Bogle - A Treat =)
Replies: 5
Views: 2109

Early Happy Halloween to Mr. Bogle - A Treat =)

Dear Mr. Bogle, I know you are on many peoples' minds most every day. Halloween is coming so I wanted to give you a little treat before the day arrives. I hope others will join in here with our virtual Halloween Party. Remember dressing up, bobbing for apples, going house-to-house, trick-or-treating...
by Kathleen Ryan
Wed Oct 21, 2015 11:06 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: BOGLEHEADS 14 VIDEOS
Replies: 23
Views: 5709

Re: BOGLEHEADS 14 VIDEOS

Hi Dr. Rich, Thank you once again for recording the happenings of the Bogleheads Reunions, and posting them here, as a review for those who attended and to let those who weren't able to attend, to see and almost feel like they were there too. A separate thought: It is so nice to see you on the Vangu...