| O-T Lounge|| Neosignal - Planet Online (Official Video of the Internet) - SlowFlowPro on 5/15/13 at 8:20 pm|
[link=(http://knowyourmeme.com/videos/65681-meme-overload)]You have to make it until Yourporn[/link]
| Political Talk|| At this point, can anybody argue that government is NOT too big? - SlowFlowPro on 5/15/13 at 1:15 pm|
not speaking about any scandal currently, but looking at all of the 2 new scandals, one has to really be dull to believe the federal government is not too expansive/powerful.
so, how can further expansion with laws like obamacare be defended at this point? That's just MORE laws/government to int...
| Political Talk|| You know who opposed the Media Shield law? - SlowFlowPro on 5/15/13 at 11:42 am|
[quote]The bill includes safeguards that would require prosecutors to exhaust other methods for finding the source of the information before subpoenaing a reporter, and would balance investigators’ interests with “the public ...
| Political Talk|| The NAACP Audit of 2004 is NOT comparable to the current scenarios - SlowFlowPro on 5/14/13 at 3:23 pm|
the NAACP made politically motivated comments in an election year, which bordered on the endorsement of a candidate
as a result, they were audited
this is an established law. 501(c)(3) organizations cannot endorse candidates, and politically-motivated speech during elections enter a grey area....
| Political Talk|| *Tinfoil Hat Thread* What story is big enough to be hidden? - SlowFlowPro on 5/14/13 at 11:52 am|
with all this great press unpleasantness, the conspiracy theorist in me makes me really wonder if there is a story big enough to require the "full court press" of lesser scandals/situations. so i present some options:
| Political Talk|| Did Obama "Shoot First and Aim Later" ? - SlowFlowPro on 5/13/13 at 7:32 pm|
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oyrAd6PqQtg)]Video of Romney/Obama comments[/link]
[link=(http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2012/09/president-obama-says-romney-has-a-tendency-to-shoot-first-aim-later/)]Jake Tapper Article[/link]
[quote]Governor Romney seems to have a tendency to shoot...
| Political Talk|| Err'where is Racis: Geography of Hate in the US (via Twitter) - SlowFlowPro on 5/13/13 at 3:50 pm|
[quote]Students at Humboldt State University in northern California worked to put together the interactive “Geography of Hate” map showing where tweets containing hate speech originat...
| O-T Lounge|| Smitten teen girls stir up #FreeJahar mania for Boston Marathon bombings suspect - SlowFlowPro on 5/13/13 at 12:43 pm|
[link=(http://www.nypost.com/p/news/national/girls_lovesick_twisted_OLK6eLVJM5U6618gAVXT0O/1)]LINK. Searched "Dzhokhar", "teen", "twitter"[/link]
[quote]Thousands of American teen girls are crushing on Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar “Jahar” Tsarnaev, 19 — and leading a social-media movement to e...
| O-T Lounge|| Do you ever change your birthday on Facebook - SlowFlowPro on 5/7/13 at 2:03 pm|
just to see if your friends actually know when it's your birthday?...
| O-T Lounge|| Nancy Grace and Ashleigh Banfield Hold Split-Screen Interview - SlowFlowPro on 5/7/13 at 1:29 pm|
... in Same Parking Lot
and i searched the first 3 pages for "Grace" and didn't see it
[quote]In a bizarre television and spatial anomaly on CNN this morning, the blanket coverage of two true-crime stories led two news anchors to conduct an odd "satellite" interview from the very same parking ...
| Political Talk|| NYC Food Trucks: Government Regulation Raising Prices - SlowFlowPro on 5/7/13 at 12:00 pm|
[link=(http://www.npr.org/blogs/money/2013/05/07/181878084/nyt-excerpt-a-food-truck-mystery)]And limiting your options...you know, because you're too stupid to make your own decisions[/link]
[quote]As I was walking through Prospect Park recently, I wanted to find a healthful snack for my son and ...
| More Sports Board|| Discussions about MVP Awards (In General) - SlowFlowPro on 5/6/13 at 8:44 am|
so some guy from Boston, i believe, gave Melo his lone 1st place vote. his reasoning goes like this: LBJ had a stronger team, so melo was more valuable to his own team. this is a common argument in MVP voting (it really becomes big in the NFL)
how does this argument make any sense? is the MVP awa...
| Soccer Board|| So I Fell Off the Wagon (Fifa 13 Online) - SlowFlowPro on 5/4/13 at 3:02 pm|
10-1-1 the past 2 days and on level 8 (i was 2-0-2 from when i first got the game and haven't played online in months)
i'm still facing "speed-rush" teams, but i will give fifa 13 credit in that the ball handling helps you avoid the rush
i'm working on how to combat the keeper charge. if only ...
| O-T Lounge|| The Internet Shows Us How to Increase the [insert a word] of our Computer - SlowFlowPro on 5/3/13 at 8:07 pm|
| Political Talk|| Rising Tide of Authoritarianism in Europe - SlowFlowPro on 4/30/13 at 12:56 pm|
i hope that everybody gets to watch the Vice episode from this past Friday to get a taste of what i've been predicting for a few years: the support for fascism and communism is rising in Europe. shite is about to get real
First, there is the [link=(https://fbcdn-sphotos-a-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-a...
| Political Talk|| Are these comments "insensitive" towards gay people? - SlowFlowPro on 4/29/13 at 5:42 pm|
[quote]“All these beautiful women in the world and guys want to mess with other guys...smh [shaking my head].”[/quote]
[quote] “I’m not bashing anybody don’t have anything against anyone. I just don’t understand it.”[/quote]
fwiw, the team/company response is way the frick overboa...
| Movie/TV Board|| Cleanflix (2009) - A Shockingly Interesting Discussion on Art and IP - SlowFlowPro on 4/28/13 at 7:49 pm|
good doc about an industry of editing/renting/selling "clean" versions of movies
First, this movie could not have opened in any more of a cliched, repetitive way as it blares the song "Sex and Violence" by the Sex Pistols...as it opens to a scene in Utah...just like SLC Punk. i thought this was j...
| Political Talk|| Our National Debt - Interest Payments over Time - SlowFlowPro on 4/27/13 at 11:16 am|
so yesterday there were a few discussions about our debt. a common theme was seen stating (1) our debt is an asset and (2) our debt isn't really affecting us today and (3) we will address it....one day. if we address it today, bad things will happen.
| More Sports Board|| Warriors-Nugs - 80s Basketball Returns - SlowFlowPro on 4/26/13 at 10:15 pm|
frantic pace right now
32-32 to end the 1st...
| More Sports Board|| Knicks-Celtics - JR Smith just got ejected - SlowFlowPro on 4/26/13 at 9:15 pm|
righteous elbow on JET :lol:...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Rob Ryan and DTs (1-gap v. 2-gap) - SlowFlowPro on 4/26/13 at 9:02 am|
i keep hearing saints fans talk about how rob ryan loves 1-gap NTs, mainly because he was left with a 1-gap NT from the phillips regime in dallas ([link=(http://espn.go.com/blog/dallas/cowboys/post/_/id/4678299/rob-ryan-avoids-shaun-rogers-talk)]article referencing the issues with NT in dallas[/link...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| NFL Franchise Player Values (non-specialists) - SlowFlowPro on 4/26/13 at 8:34 am|
Defensive End $11,175,000
Wide Receiver $10,537,000
Offensive Linemen $9,828,000
Defensive Tackle $8,450,000
Running Back $8,219,000
Tight End $6,066,000[/quote]
safety is ...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Oh so nobody was trading up? - SlowFlowPro on 4/25/13 at 9:15 pm|
i think the 49ers just did
and picked up a better safety than the saints did...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| How many people defending Vaccaro defended picking Jenkins? - SlowFlowPro on 4/25/13 at 9:10 pm|
or Pat Robinson?
| Political Talk|| The Racist Past of Labor Unions - SlowFlowPro on 4/24/13 at 11:24 am|
there is an ignored history of racism in labor unions (across the world, mind you) that easily dwarfs the racist past of the "Southern DEM/GOP". why don't we attach the same stigma to unions that we do southern GOP members?
this issue is still seen today, [link=(http://www.nbcchicago.com/blogs/w...
| Political Talk|| And now we look at the dark side of TX - Texas bans the lottery - SlowFlowPro on 4/23/13 at 3:45 pm|
[quote]In an outcome that left many House members stunned, a bill to continue the Texas Lottery Commission failed on Tuesday, potentially abolishing scratch-off tickets, charity bingo and other popu...
| Political Talk|| Liberal Hypocrites DEMs are against exploiting Boston Bombing re: Immigration - SlowFlowPro on 4/22/13 at 10:45 am|
[quote]The effort to tie the two issues drew ire from Sen. Pat Leahy, a Vermont Democrat, at Monday’s immigration hearing. “Let me point out one thing that has troubled me ...
| Political Talk|| Chris Christie hates freedom (gun & video game control) - SlowFlowPro on 4/22/13 at 8:44 am|
[link=(http://www.nj.com/politics/index.ssf/2013/04/christie_gun_violence.html)]Attempting new gun control laws...with a slice of video game regulation[/link]
[quote]Christie said his proposal addressed not only New Jersey’s gun laws — among the nation’s strictest — but also violence in video gam...
| Political Talk|| Government Subsidies of Art (Light-hearted thread with a youtube clip) - SlowFlowPro on 4/21/13 at 2:24 pm|
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zvNw0P5ZMbA)]Yes Minister scene debating public subsidies of art[/link]
"why should we subsidize the culture of the Axis powers?"
| Political Talk|| Why won't Obama's admin label Fort Hood as terrorism? - SlowFlowPro on 4/20/13 at 1:57 pm|
i always saw people post this and i figured it was just rabble rousing, until i googled it today
low and behold, they aren't lying
i tried to google a defense, and i didn't really find much