| Political Talk|| Gov't funding of Planned Parenthood; Conscientious Objector - tigerpawl on 7/29/14 at 11:45 am|
I think I'll fudge on my tax return to offset the Feds using my tax dollars to promote abortion factories. Makes sense to me. Does Civil Disobedience still serve a purpose in the American culture?
[i]"Planned Parenthood receives more than$500 million annually from taxpayers, which amounts to almo...
| O-T Lounge|| Cool travel accessories - recommendations. - tigerpawl on 7/29/14 at 9:48 am|
Going "across the pond" in 2015. I haven't done a major travel in a very long time, and I'm thinking there's been plenty of innovative stuff come on the market since. I'm way out of touch and hoping you could share your success stories about cool travel related items (luggage, gadgets, etc.) to make...
| O-T Lounge|| First Boeing 747 finally returning to glory (Restoration) - tigerpawl on 7/29/14 at 8:06 am|
Back in the the 70's - when I was in college - it was the 747 and everything else. Every time I saw one, I just gawked in amazement. Still do actually. I remember so clearly how fortunate and honored I was to fly on two in one summer on a college trip to Europe. What a great aviation icon. :bow:
| O-T Lounge|| Mixed Martial Arts Champion Beats Crap out of Robbers - tigerpawl on 7/28/14 at 3:21 pm|
This is good stuff. They didn't see this coming.[link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HgmnIJF07kg#t=126)]LINK[/link]...
| Tech Board|| Time Billing App from the App Store - Recommendations - tigerpawl on 7/28/14 at 1:30 pm|
I'm in need of a way to accurately track my consulting time and bill it accordingly. Up to now, most of it has been done haphazard - mainly based on what's on front of me and simply seat-of-the-pants estimating how much time I spent to get there. Hoping I could draw off of your experiences in the sa...
| O-T Lounge|| Math Riddle: How much string would you add.... - tigerpawl on 7/25/14 at 6:05 pm|
Let's say the earth was perfectly round and smooth, and you ran a string all the way around the equator - 25,000 miles. And then your wife comes along and wants the string to sit exactly 1 foot off the ground - all the way around.
[b]Question:[/b] how much new string do you add to the original stri...
| O-T Lounge|| Has the Size & Quality of Fruit dropped off from times past? - tigerpawl on 7/24/14 at 11:25 am|
Back in the day when I went over to visit my grandmother, she always had a ton of fruit and veggies on hand that she picked up from the local grocer. It was always quite good in terms of size/quality/flavor. I just took that for granted and never gave it a second thought - until today.
With all ...
| More Sports Board|| Name the Sporting Event associated with this Championship Belt - tigerpawl on 7/20/14 at 9:33 am|
| More Sports Board|| Tom Watson -4 today - tigerpawl on 7/20/14 at 8:27 am|
One of my favorite sports peeps. :usa:
| Political Talk|| Woman who claimed Obama would pay for Mortgage, Gas singing a different tune - tigerpawl on 7/20/14 at 7:30 am|
Then and now.... when will we ever learn.
[link=(http://bit.ly/1rtKuw0)][i]"I won't have to worry about putting gas in my car...."[/i] (Video)[/link]
| Political Talk|| Just saw Trey Gowdy on "Forensic Files" - tigerpawl on 7/19/14 at 9:04 pm|
Gawd - I like this guy more and more every time I see him. (Man-crush alert)
| O-T Lounge|| How to take care of Orchids - tigerpawl on 7/19/14 at 7:10 pm|
Somebody once told me the best way to care for Orchids is to neglect them. I find that a bit far fetched. There must be a better way. Anybody got the secret sauce for this? How often should you water?Light?? Is there a Miracle-Gro equivalent for Orchids?
Thanks in advance...
| Tech Board|| Back button on Chrome fails **only** in TigerDroppings.com - tigerpawl on 7/18/14 at 8:32 pm|
Anybody else having this issue. Does it on 2 PCs. One is brand-spankin' new. Really strange. As far as I can tell, it's the only website that does this out of the ba-zillion webpages I go to everyday. I've cleared the cache and history and all that jazz........
| Music Board|| Nick of Time - 25 years old - tigerpawl on 7/17/14 at 9:48 pm|
Unbelievably good album: [link=(http://www.usatoday.com/story/life/music/2014/07/16/bonnie-raitt-nick-of-time-track-by-track-25th-anniversary/12726711/)]Listen to all the complete songs here[/link]
Made many memories around this album. There'll never be another one like her....
| Political Talk|| Reagan's response to Russia after shooting down Korean 747 (1983) - tigerpawl on 7/17/14 at 3:28 pm|
If there was ever any doubt, please use this as reference to compare leadership styles of Obama and Reagan under almost identical circumstances.
[link=(http://www.mrctv.org/videos/flashback-reagan-addresses-soviet-attack-korean-airliner)]Reagan's response to Russia shooting down Korean 747 - 1983...
| O-T Lounge|| Best Travel Website other than Expedia? - tigerpawl on 7/16/14 at 10:11 pm|
Anybody? :dunno: ...
| O-T Lounge|| Cool Timelapse Video - tigerpawl on 7/13/14 at 7:09 pm|
I've posted these before. Just can't get enough. These are *NOT* miniatures, but real-life subjects. [link=(https://vimeo.com/99370876)]Timelapse Video[/link]...
| Tech Board|| 64GB SD Card... $15?? - tigerpawl on 7/9/14 at 4:01 pm|
Granted - it's really a mini card slipped in to an SD adapter, but jeeez, at this price, it's worth a shot. [link=(http://www.ebay.com/itm/Micro-SD-64GB-TF-Memory-Card-SDHC-Class-10-Memory-Card-with-Adapter-USA-SELLER-/181460065031?pt=US_Cellphone_Memory_Cards&hash=item2a3fdcdb07)]LINK[/link]
| Political Talk|| Nagin gets 10 years (Club Fed). Prosecutors fuming. - tigerpawl on 7/9/14 at 9:50 am|
In case you don't have anything better to do than watch a corrupt politician get his come-uppin's.
[link=(http://www.wwltv.com/news/live-video)]Live Video Stream[/link]...
| Movie/TV Board|| Just how important are musical themes/film scores to a TV series or movie? - tigerpawl on 7/7/14 at 11:41 am|
Thought for the day: What TV Series or Movies just wouldn't be the same without their original music scores/film score/background music?
Here's a good example: [link=(http://www.amazon.com/Downton-Abbey-Various-artists/dp/B006G8TR5O)]Downton Abbey[/link]...
| Money Talk|| Goodrich Petroleum Announces Tuscaloosa Marine Shale Well Result - tigerpawl on 7/7/14 at 9:35 am|
[i]"HOUSTON, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Goodrich Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: GDP) today announced the completion of its Beech Grove 94H-1 (66.7% WI) well in East Feliciana Parish, Louisiana. The well has achieved a peak 24-hour production rate to date of approximately 740 barrels of oil equivale...
| Tech Board|| 16GB Ram... 7.96GB Usable??? - tigerpawl on 7/3/14 at 8:55 am|
This is a surprise.
Brand new build. Seems like the first time I saw this, the usable was 15 and change. I have every memory-hogging app closed.
Should I be conce...
| Gaming Board|| Games for Old Farts just getting into gaming - tigerpawl on 6/30/14 at 8:41 pm|
I just built a PC made primarily for video editing (aka: Gaming PC) and I'm thinking.... what the hell.... I'll try a few games. Bear in mind the last time I played a video game was Dungeons and Dragons.
Hoping someone could recommend a few games to break in with. Really would like to steer clear...
| Tech Board|| Best source to download Windows and MS Office - tigerpawl on 6/28/14 at 9:01 pm|
Hoping someone could recommend an online vendor for Windows O/S and MS Office downloads. This is for the download and license only and not the actual CD's.
Thanks in advance......
| Political Talk|| Political climate today vs. JFK-Bush era - tigerpawl on 6/21/14 at 8:40 am|
This probably won't mean much to you if you're not a Baby Boomer, but when you look at what's going on in Washington today in a historical perspective, it's very unsettling to see how chronic the situation has become in regards to Government arrogance and disregard for the Constitution and the polit...
| Political Talk|| New Poll: Obama less competent than Bush Post-Katrina - tigerpawl on 6/18/14 at 8:56 am|
Below the bottom of the Barrel. The US of A needs to take a hard look at itself and figure out how this idiot got into the White House - so it won't happen again. Teach your children well.
| Political Talk|| Iraqi Militants seize refinery - oil markets up - tigerpawl on 6/18/14 at 8:23 am|
Here we go....
[i]"The refinery, located in the northern city of Baiji, is the biggest producer of refined fuel for Iraq’s domestic markets. [b]The attack doesn’t affect production or exports from the country’s main oil fields and facilities in the south.[/b] The attack, however, underlined conce...
| Money Talk|| Twice The Ice - any profit in these franchises? - tigerpawl on 6/15/14 at 9:11 pm|
I looked at these pretty hard a while back when they first came on the scene. I thought the projections for break-even were not reasonable. Anybody got current info on how these perform? TIA
| Political Talk|| Unscientific Survey: Louisiana Dumbest State - tigerpawl on 6/15/14 at 12:15 pm|
[i]"Is your home state filled with geniuses or boneheads? A new study has set out to discover just that, according to your borderline illiterate posts on Twitter. Quirky real estate company, Movoto, analyzed more than 500,000 tweets from across the country to determine the average grade reading leve...
| Political Talk|| Boeing Subsidies (Export-Import Bank) threatened by Cantor loss? - tigerpawl on 6/13/14 at 11:00 am|
[i]"Boeing, the biggest beneficiary of the U.S. Export-Import Bank, watched its stock drop by the biggest margin in months following House Majority Leader Eric Cantor’s primary election defeat Tuesday.
A federal agency that subsidizes American exports, the Export-Import Bank regularly ...