| Political Talk|| Golden Gate Bridge suicide barrier funding OK'd - dante on 6/27/14 at 1:54 pm|
If the gun laws were not so strict in California people could shoot themselves instead of having to jump off a bridge.
[quote]approved a $76 million funding package for a net system that wou...
| Political Talk|| Feds advertised for transp. services for unaccompanied alien children in January - dante on 6/25/14 at 9:09 am|
[link=(http://allenbwest.com/2014/06/feds-advertised-escort-services-unaccompanied-alien-children-january/)]LINK[/link][quote]According to a “help wanted” Request For Information (RFI) posted on FedBizOpps.gov, the feds were looking for vendors to help escort unaccompanied alien children (UAC) in JA...
| Soccer Board|| Where does soccer rank with other sports? - dante on 6/24/14 at 2:13 am|
37 years ago I was told that soccer was going to be the most popular sport in the U.S. but it hasn't happened yet. Where does soccer rank with NFL, NCAA Football, NBA, MLB, NCAA Basketball and women's volleyball?
ETA: First ever soccer board post.......trolling?.....maybe.....played as a child, ...
| Political Talk|| Do underwater volcanoes cause the oceans to rise? - dante on 6/20/14 at 2:09 pm|
I just saw a headline on Drudge about a volcano in Hawaii becoming a little more active. It got me to thinking about the "rising ocean" threads this week.
I am certainly no scientists so this may be completely wrong. I did just read that there is an estimated 10,000 under water volcanoes. If, ...
| Political Talk|| Gay pride tolerance - dante on 6/16/14 at 7:59 am|
[link=(http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2014/06/13/national-guard-not-welcome-this-time-at-san-francisco-lgbt-pride-weekend-chelsea-manning-is/ )]LINK[/link]For a group that is constantly seeking inclusion to main stream they certainly don't have a problem excluding certain groups.
BTW: San Fran...
| Political Talk|| Volcanos responsible for glacier ice melt......not global warming - dante on 6/13/14 at 7:38 am|
[link=(http://dailycaller.com/2014/06/11/study-west-antarctic-glacier-melt-due-to-volcanoes-not-global-warming/)]LINK[/link][quote]Researchers from the UTA’s Institute for Geophysics found that the Thwaites Glacier in western Antarctica is being eroded by the ocean as well as geothermal heat from ma...
| O-T Lounge|| Petroleum Engineering majors - dante on 6/11/14 at 11:19 am|
At the freshman level are there any recommended professors or professors to avoid?...
| Political Talk|| Break-in at GOP candidate’s office - dante on 5/29/14 at 9:08 am|
[link=(http://www.politico.com/story/2014/05/carl-demaio-break-in-campaign-office-san-diego-republican-107207.html)]LINK[/link][quote]A break-in at the campaign headquarters of a California Republican congressional candidate on Wednesday has left behind a wreckage of smashed computers and cut cords ...
| Political Talk|| NFL Commissioner to White House to Talk Concussions - dante on 5/28/14 at 10:12 am|
[link=(http://www.weeklystandard.com/blogs/nfl-commissioner-white-house-talk-concussions_793832.html)]LINK[/link][quote]It’s the latest example of how the White House is attempting to leverage the president’s position to influence social norms in areas not directly under his control. Aides say the p...
| Political Talk|| Spiinoff: Common sense gun laws. - dante on 5/27/14 at 10:54 am|
Chicago always seems to be the go to city for high gun crime statistics because of the high number of murders every year. Even though Chicago has the some of the strictest gun laws in the nation it has not stopped the gun violence.
Regardless of the high number of murders in Chicago it does not ...
| Political Talk|| Nancy Pelosi blames George W. Bush for Veterans Affairs scandal - dante on 5/23/14 at 10:11 am|
[link=(http://washingtonexaminer.com/nancy-pelosi-blames-george-w.-bush-for-veterans-affairs-scandal/article/2548784)]LINK[/link] The dem playbook is more predictable than Gary Crowton's LSU offense.
Nancy, if you knew this was a problem, why didn't you do anything about when you controlled the H...
| Political Talk|| NY Post Monica Lewinsky headline "My Life Sucks" - dante on 5/7/14 at 12:38 pm|
:lol: You are what you do!!!!...
| Political Talk|| Is the Sterling fiasco in any way related to "Justice for Trayvon"? - dante on 4/30/14 at 1:48 pm|
If George Zimmerman, had been arrested and charged sooner, then later found guilty of murder, would the punishment of Sterling been this harsh?
I can't help but think the two are somewhat connected....
| Political Talk|| Larry Johnson has a solution for black basketball players...... - dante on 4/28/14 at 1:55 pm|
[link=(http://nypost.com/2014/04/27/knicks-great-larry-johnson-calls-for-all-black-league/)]"create our own league"[/link][quote]The initial indication was Johnson was calling for an all-African-American league complete with black ownership. It wasn’t the first time Johnson, who is black, concerned ...
| Political Talk|| Former protester cancels speech because of protesters.. - dante on 4/24/14 at 2:21 pm|
[link=(http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2014/apr/24/holder-cancels-speech-appearance-okc-amid-protests/#.U1lVHa0MnpU.twitter)]LINK[/link][quote]Attorney General Eric Holder cancelled his appearance before the Oklahoma City Police Department’s graduating cadet class Thursday amid angry protests ov...
| Political Talk|| BLM is out of control - dante on 4/8/14 at 9:08 am|
[link=(http://www.infowars.com/federal-snipers-train-guns-on-family-for-filming-cattle/)]Federal Snipers Train Guns on Family filming cattle[/link][link=(http://www.latimes.com/nation/nationnow/la-na-nn-vegas-blm-range-war-20140407,0,1480936.story#axzz2yImEmWIp)]BLM seizes cattle in range war with s...
| Political Talk|| FBI steals man's artifact collection - dante on 4/3/14 at 9:29 am|
[link=(http://www.indystar.com/story/news/crime/2014/04/02/fbi-seizing-artifacts-rural-indiana-home/7210675/)]LINK[/link][quote]FBI agents Wednesday seized "thousands" of cultural artifacts, including American Indian items, from the private collection of a 91-year-old Rush County man who had acquire...
| Help Board|| Help with new browser - dante on 4/2/14 at 9:14 am|
I recently changed my browser from explorer to firefox, but now when I copy a picture and try to paste it to the img box it will not give me that option. Help please....
| Political Talk|| The boom in smuggling to avoid cigarette taxes - dante on 3/21/14 at 8:35 am|
[link=(http://www.cbsnews.com/news/the-boom-in-smuggling-to-avoid-cigarette-taxes/)]LINK[/link][quote]New York is the highest net importer of smuggled cigarettes -- illegal smokes account for 56.9 percent of the state's total market. New York's cigarettes tax is $4.35 per pack, the country's highest...
| Political Talk|| Global warming will cause widespread conflict, displace millions of people - dante on 3/18/14 at 7:51 am|
[b]Leaked draft report from UN [/b]
More good news from the global warming f...
| Political Talk|| Obama press conference just now on Crimea? Summary? - dante on 3/17/14 at 10:16 am|
I could not hear it, was very short and he took no questions. Anybody have a summary?...
| Political Talk|| Dem Senator becomes paranoid of Big Brother - dante on 3/17/14 at 8:33 am|
First it was the NSA/CIA spying on Senate computers. Now it's drones outside her house. For someone as liberal and powerful as Feinstein she seems concerned about government overreach.[quote]...
| Political Talk|| John Kerry: Russia has until Monday to reverse course in Ukraine(update pg1) - dante on 3/13/14 at 2:13 pm|
[quote]The U.S. and Europe on Monday would then unite to impose sanctions on Russia, Kerry told a Senate Appropriations subcommittee Thursday during a hearing on the S...
| Political Talk|| Jay Carney Plugs Wife's Book from White House Podium - dante on 3/12/14 at 2:50 pm|
[quote]He continued, bringing his wife's book into the discussion: "But here's the point, and I mentioned my wife's book on this, there is a macroeconomic benefit to making sure -- Women...
| Political Talk|| Greeley Barber Shop Refusing Customers That Smell Like Pot - dante on 3/10/14 at 11:27 am|
His policy has to do with people who come in reeking of marijuana.
Corral said he has no problem with those who chose to use marijuana and even calls himself a supporter...
| Political Talk|| McDaniel College Probes ‘CMT Versus BET’ Event - dante on 3/7/14 at 1:26 pm|
A fraternity and sorority at McDaniel College are under investigation after holding a party in January with the theme “Country Music Television versus Black Entertainment Television.”[/qu...
| Political Talk|| Obama shows his R-E-S-P-E-C-T for "women of soul" - dante on 3/7/14 at 10:23 am|
[quote] LaBelle thanked the Obamas for their tenure in the White House, declaring, "Baby, you got swag!"[/quote][link=(http://www.myfoxdc.com/story/24914964/obama-shows-his-r-e-s-p-e-c-t-for-women-of-soul)]LINK[/link]
[quote]The pumped-up audience gave a hearty laugh but was more than willing to fo...
| O-T Lounge|| Cops: Woman Beat Her Mom With Vibrator - dante on 3/5/14 at 6:44 pm|
[link=(http://www.thesmokinggun.com/documents/mother-assaulted-with-vibrator-576321)]LINK[/link][quote]Sheryl Claffy, 60, called cops to report that her daughter Cara, 35, “struck her on the head with a vibrator” and was attempting to flee from the Albuquerque home they share. [/quote] I wonder what...
| Political Talk|| Man Flies KKK Flag, Puts Up “Members Wanted” Sign - dante on 3/5/14 at 6:02 pm|
[quote]“What message are you sending to the community?” a reporter asked him.
“I’m not sending any message,” the man said. “The same thing when the Puerto Rican flies his flag. He’s proud of his heritage. I’m proud of mine.”
Neighbors, however, say the flag sends a message of hatred, violence ...
| Political Talk|| Lawmakers offer 'no welfare for weed' bill - dante on 3/5/14 at 10:40 am|
[quote]A new bill introduced Tuesday would prevent people from using food stamps or other federal aid to buy medical marijuana.
Rep. Paul Gosar (R-Ariz.) proposed the No Welfare for Weed Act, H.R. 4142, which would prohibit pot from being bought by people using Temporary Assistance for Needy Fami...