REGISTRATION FOR THE 2014 BOGLEHEAD CONTEST

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Re: REGISTRATION FOR THE 2014 BOGLEHEAD CONTEST

Post by tludwig23 » Thu Jan 02, 2014 6:41 pm

1967.2
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Post by Finn » Thu Jan 02, 2014 6:51 pm

After deep meditation, 1900.

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Post by PaulOnOrcas » Thu Jan 02, 2014 6:57 pm

2027 - Seems more fun than a random drawing, despite the fact that it is, exactly, a random drawing.

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Post by thekcsmos » Thu Jan 02, 2014 7:33 pm

1988...Rock Chalk Jayhawk. 8-)

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Post by thewizzer » Thu Jan 02, 2014 7:36 pm

1984.5
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Post by LazyNihilist » Thu Jan 02, 2014 7:38 pm

1848.37
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Post by joe8d » Thu Jan 02, 2014 7:42 pm

1942.
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Post by JW-Retired » Thu Jan 02, 2014 7:49 pm

2029.00
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Post by sunstars » Thu Jan 02, 2014 7:54 pm

1973!

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Post by nirvines88 » Thu Jan 02, 2014 8:00 pm

1988.7
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Post by White Coat Investor » Thu Jan 02, 2014 8:02 pm

1996.84
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Post by PS241 » Thu Jan 02, 2014 8:06 pm

1989 - Birth year

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Post by Schu » Thu Jan 02, 2014 8:07 pm

2120, or possibly something else.


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Post by scooter260 » Thu Jan 02, 2014 8:16 pm

2346.9

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Post by Salty1 » Thu Jan 02, 2014 8:20 pm

1995.84

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Post by eagleb1977 » Thu Jan 02, 2014 8:22 pm

I think 1958.

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Post by johnz1001 » Thu Jan 02, 2014 8:32 pm

1818.98

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Post by paper200 » Thu Jan 02, 2014 8:34 pm

Dec 31st 2014 - S&P 500 will be at 2125

and a sack :moneybag awaits.......... :oops: .wake up you are not in Wall Street :oops:
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Post by pjtallman » Thu Jan 02, 2014 8:43 pm

2014.50

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Post by Drew31 » Thu Jan 02, 2014 8:57 pm

1980.12

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Post by Vanner » Thu Jan 02, 2014 9:26 pm

1776.

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Post by Simbilis » Thu Jan 02, 2014 9:31 pm

1933

Because it's prime.

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Post by pennstater2005 » Thu Jan 02, 2014 9:36 pm

2159.
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Post by bobbun » Thu Jan 02, 2014 10:00 pm

I'm predicting a small overall decline. 1820.28.

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Post by MarginalCost » Thu Jan 02, 2014 10:30 pm

1902.1

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Post by winglessangel31 » Thu Jan 02, 2014 10:31 pm

2048.10245122561286432168421 :wink:

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Post by TheTEXican » Thu Jan 02, 2014 10:40 pm

1655.4

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Post by SpecialK22 » Thu Jan 02, 2014 10:42 pm

1804.22

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Post by mjsmithz » Thu Jan 02, 2014 10:49 pm

2022.76

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Post by iagt » Thu Jan 02, 2014 11:00 pm

1933.33

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Post by haban01 » Thu Jan 02, 2014 11:00 pm

2015

Happy New Year Bogleheads!!
Eric Haban | | "Stay the Course" | "Press on Regardless" | | Wisconsin Bogleheads Chapter Coordinator

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Post by HawkeyeMike » Thu Jan 02, 2014 11:35 pm

2068.5

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Post by Wilderness » Fri Jan 03, 2014 12:35 am

1854.1

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Post by Norris » Fri Jan 03, 2014 12:54 am

1950.75
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Post by dlprop » Fri Jan 03, 2014 12:57 am

2555. No reason.

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Post by vturn » Fri Jan 03, 2014 1:30 am

2180.

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Post by wriggly » Fri Jan 03, 2014 2:29 am

1901.74 - it did me proud in 2013, I'm sticking with it.

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Post by k66 » Fri Jan 03, 2014 9:38 am

Applying last year's methodology again (rearrangement of the digits from last year's close), I get a guess of:

3146.88
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Re: REGISTRATION FOR THE 2014 BOGLEHEAD CONTEST

Post by SlammingAces » Fri Jan 03, 2014 9:41 am

2378.49
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Post by passionit » Fri Jan 03, 2014 9:46 am

My guess is 1999

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Post by boglengineer » Fri Jan 03, 2014 10:15 am

+1 to 1849

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Post by cherbob85 » Fri Jan 03, 2014 10:20 am

2184!

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Post by baa_10 » Fri Jan 03, 2014 10:23 am

Going with 2061.1
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Post by TylerS » Fri Jan 03, 2014 10:32 am

1550

:happy

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Post by artthomp » Fri Jan 03, 2014 10:50 am

2000
Happy new year!
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Post by Kersten » Fri Jan 03, 2014 11:04 am

MY GUESS, 1813.

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Post by Roverdog » Fri Jan 03, 2014 11:11 am

2062.6

Thanks for organizing the contest!

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Post by Grnmtnboys » Fri Jan 03, 2014 11:55 am

1995 :sharebeer

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1949

Post by gotherelate » Fri Jan 03, 2014 12:31 pm

1949 - My birth year. Why not?
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Post by manuvns » Fri Jan 03, 2014 12:41 pm

my guess 1999

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