| Movie/TV Board|| watching a repeat of Chopped... - udtiger on 4/22/14 at 8:49 pm|
The "personal" chef for the Williams sisters (Lauren Van Der Pool) got the boot after the entrée round and I don't think I have been happier to see one get chopped. She was a complete fricking bitch. ...
| Political Talk|| How many of you are finding out you are "rich" in the eyes of your government? - udtiger on 4/15/14 at 11:01 am|
Despite the fact that all of you are OT Ballers, I suspect that a number of you were rather surprised to learn that you were "rich" today.
Because, of course, the "rich" have not paid their fair share and should pay more....
| Political Talk|| Remember that huge protest that escalated to the consulate attack at Benghazi? - udtiger on 4/1/14 at 9:52 am|
[link=(http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2014/mar/31/cia-ignored-station-chief-in-libya-when-creating-t/)]Yeah...not so much.[/link]
[quote]Before the Obama administration gave an inaccurate narrative on national television that the Benghazi attacks grew from an anti-American protest, the CIA’s...
| More Sports Board|| I know Tiger Woods is the "GOAT," but can someone explain to me... - udtiger on 4/1/14 at 8:56 am|
...how in the frick he's still the World #1 right now?
I'll hang up and listen....
| Political Talk|| checking Drudge, looks like L.A. could be in trouble - udtiger on 3/30/14 at 7:46 am|
Earthquakes swarming and getting stronger.
If you are the Mayor (or the Governor), do you order an evacuation?
If L.A. gets hit by "the big one" and is more or less destroyed, does the U.S. government pay to rebuild it, knowing it could happen again? ...
| Political Talk|| Obama cannot even tell the truth about his meeting with the Pope - udtiger on 3/27/14 at 5:43 pm|
Obama says they spoke mainly about inequality and poverty. Pope's spokesman says that was something discussed, but a lot of it was about life, religious freedom and conscientious objectors. ...
| Political Talk|| Remember that girl in Mass. that was taken from her parents by the state? - udtiger on 3/26/14 at 1:35 pm|
Judge goes one better and gives the State PERMANENT custody of the child.
All I know is there'd be some dead motherfrickers if that w...
| Political Talk|| Naval blockade, capture of ships of a sovereign nation... - udtiger on 3/26/14 at 11:02 am|
these are acts of war, are they not?
| Political Talk|| Interesting tidbits from the Hobby Lobby/Conestoga Wood oral argument - udtiger on 3/26/14 at 8:57 am|
[quote]•Justice Sotomayor and Justice Kagan asked: Because nobody is forcing Hobby Lobby or Conestoga to provide health insurance, they can simply pay the tax penalty instead.[/quote]
It appears that these ...
| Movie/TV Board|| Captain America - The Winter Soldier current "ratings" (3/25) - udtiger on 3/25/14 at 9:47 am|
93% Fresh on RT
71 on Metacritic (FYI, Avengers was 69)...
| Political Talk|| Directing that your students at a public school in the USA speak English? - udtiger on 3/19/14 at 1:55 pm|
That's a firing!
[link=(http://www.chron.com/news/houston-texas/houston/article/Principal-who-told-kids-not-to-speak-Spanish-will-5327528.php)]And possibly a hate crime![/link]
| Movie/TV Board|| "Final" Amazing Spiderman 2 trailer... - udtiger on 3/19/14 at 10:42 am|
| Political Talk|| BR area lawyers: if you want a good laugh, check out todays Letter to the Editor - udtiger on 3/19/14 at 6:53 am|
...by a local attorney in the Advocate.
His referring to Judge Clark as "liked and respected in the Baton Rouge legal community" is one of the funniest things I have ever read.
Like any lawyer is going to commi...
| Political Talk|| just saw Louisiana judges are trying to get mandatory retirement dropped - udtiger on 3/18/14 at 10:09 pm|
Current age 70. If they turn 70, they can serve out term, but can't run.
This is a terrible fricking idea. ...
| Political Talk|| Good thing GM paid all of that money back to taxpayers! - udtiger on 3/18/14 at 11:59 am|
[link=(http://news.yahoo.com/gm-ceo-says-did-not-know-details-defective-160428632--sector.html;_ylt=AwrBJR5kcyhT1zsA8RLQtDMD)]I'd hate to thiink what kind of a loss the taxpayers would have taken because of this.[/link]
Oh, wait...we didn't get it all back (but, boy, those unions sure came out sw...
| Political Talk|| "Don't call my bluff" - anyone remember that Obama gem? - udtiger on 3/18/14 at 11:56 am|
As you may recall, this resulted in the sequester, which Obama and the Dems (and apparently some Republicans) hated.
I guess the worthless "line drawing" hammers the point home that he's compl...
| O-T Lounge|| Need an OT rating on this one... - udtiger on 3/17/14 at 7:39 am|
| Political Talk|| The political class continues to protect its own (bipartisan outrage required) - udtiger on 3/14/14 at 8:26 am|
DOJ shitcans FBI investigations into Harry Reid (D-ick) AND Mike Lee (R-etard), with a whole bunch of other shady as shite shenanigans....
| More Sports Board|| Which would you rather bring back? USFL or NFL Europe? - udtiger on 3/7/14 at 8:21 pm|
For me, USFL (without Trump's worthless ass)...
| Political Talk|| Remember the attacks on those asserting that "12 Years A Slave" won... - udtiger on 3/7/14 at 10:52 am|
because of race?
[link=(http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/envelope/moviesnow/la-et-mn-oscar-race-20140304,0,2619113.story#axzz2v1iGPZM9)]Perhaps there's a basis for the argument[/link]
[quote]The film's distributor anchored its awards campaign around the line "It's time," easily interpreted...
| Political Talk|| Guess it's not JUST the StG proponents that are unreasonable... - udtiger on 3/1/14 at 8:28 am|
First page of the Advocate this AM has EBRPSS Superintendent Taylor calling Bodi White's bill to create subdistricts "Jim Crow."
Funny, because LSURussian linked to a story from a year and a half ago where Taylor himself seemed to be suggesting a similar concept. ...
| Political Talk|| Advocate was 2 days behind PT on Rouzan decision - udtiger on 2/28/14 at 6:07 am|
Check front page at the fold in today's Advocate.
PoliBoard doing work!!!!...
| Political Talk|| Yet another black eye for Louisiana - judicial impartiality - udtiger on 2/27/14 at 3:54 pm|
Second story on page.
BTW, if you have $250 bur...
| Political Talk|| Awwww...Obama's crew gets butthurt by little Bobby - udtiger on 2/25/14 at 7:11 am|
Glad to see him reject the bull shite kumbaya photo-op and call out Obama for his shitty policies. I can just imagine all of the Dem jocksniffers running to the mike to scold him for the breach of protocol....
| Movie/TV Board|| Pam's cocaine addiction is working out well - udtiger on 2/24/14 at 10:08 pm|
Slimming up nicely and keeping the tits.
| Political Talk|| Read the following and tell me if it sounds familiar? (possible TL:DR) - udtiger on 2/21/14 at 1:54 pm|
Using the powers of the office of President of the United States, ___________________, in violation of his constitutional oath faithfully to execute the office of President of the United States and, to the best of his ability, preserve, protect, and defend the Constitution of the United States, and ...
| More Sports Board|| Which of the following is the more prestigious team championship to win? - udtiger on 2/21/14 at 1:49 pm|
a) Super Bowl (NFL)
b) World Series (MLB)
c) Stanley Cup (NHL)
d) NBA Championship
e) World Cup (Soccer)
f) Gold - Olympic Men's Hockey...
| Olympics Board|| it seems almost all of the olympians in that BP commercial... - udtiger on 2/20/14 at 5:46 pm|
...Are all coming up short. ...
| Political Talk|| Amusing story: black generation gap - udtiger on 2/20/14 at 5:04 pm|
I was in line at a local BR McDonald's and in front of me were two older black gentlemen. They were probably in their mid/late 50s and both were well dressed (dress shirts, ties, suit pants, dress shoes) and well groomed (fairly close cut hair).
While waiting in line, a car parked outside that t...
| Olympics Board|| when did they start putting "guide" lines for giant slalom? - udtiger on 2/19/14 at 8:07 pm|
I seem to recall that it used to be no painted lines in the snow and the GS skiers would have to ID the gate and make sure they alternated...