| Political Talk|| Hagel latest to be tossed under obama bus - wilfont on 6/10/14 at 8:45 am|
[quote]'They indicated (it was) Secretary Hagel (who made the final call),' Rep. Buck McKeon (R-CA) said after a classified briefing, ABC points out. [/quote]
[quote]'It was the president of the United States that came out (in the Rose Garden) with the Bergdahls and took all the credit and now th...
| Movie/TV Board|| Not Fade Away - wilfont on 12/13/13 at 9:53 am|
Anyone catch this 2012 movie staring James Gandolfini and Jack Huston,aka, Richard Harrow?
Produced by Steven Van Zandt who served as the music supervisor and devoted 10% of the film's budget to obtaining music rights.
Entertaining movie but the music was phenomenal.
| Movie/TV Board|| Mitch Hedberg - wilfont on 7/8/11 at 2:27 pm|
On Comedy Central tonight at 8:58. ...
| Political Talk|| Dems threaten filibuster over tax extensions - wilfont on 12/7/10 at 12:43 pm|
[quote]"How can we rationalize tax cuts for the wealthiest Americans when were facing this kind of a deficit?" Sen. Richard Durbin (D-Ill.) said in an interview with NPR Monday night. "There is a group [of Democrats] that may walk. Let's say at some point, 'You've gone too far.' "[/quote]
| Political Talk|| Census creating jobs - wilfont on 5/27/10 at 6:43 am|
, Naomi Cohn, told The Post that she was hired and fired a number of times by Census. Each time she was hired back, it seems, Census was able to report the creation of a new j...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Oprah tries to rub off Brees' birthmark - wilfont on 2/17/10 at 6:39 am|
[quote]Clearly, Ms. O had no idea what Drew Brees looked like. She must not have watched the Super Bowl or she would have seen the birthmark on his face. She must not have seen any of the post-game appearances with Drew Brees or she would have asked someone about that mark on his face. She must not ...
| Tiger Rant|| Faneca and Mawae on all decade team - wilfont on 2/1/10 at 7:06 am|
[quote]Guards: Larry Allen, Alan Faneca, Steve Hutchinson, Will Shields[/quote]
[quote]Centers: Olin Kreutz, Kevin Mawae [/quote]...
| Political Talk|| Dave Barry's 2009 review - wilfont on 12/29/09 at 2:37 pm|
[quote]GM is now essentially a subsidiary of the federal government, which promises to use its legendary business and marketing savvy to get the crippled auto giant back on its feet, starting with an exciting new lineup of cars such as the Chevrolet Consensus, a ``green'' car featuring a compressed-...
| Political Talk|| Census worker's death ruled a suicide - wilfont on 11/25/09 at 4:12 pm|
Don't always get good data from the search function here so I hope this hasn't been posted previously.
[quote]Bill Sparkman was last seen on Sept. 9, a Wednesday. The prior Saturday, he had told a friend, whom police did not name, of his plan to hang himself near a cemetery in Clay County.[/quote...
| Political Talk|| AP assigns 11 reporters to Fact check Palin's book - wilfont on 11/18/09 at 7:02 am|
This is almost becoming comical.
[quote]When the former Republican vice presidential candidate and former Alaska governor wrote her autobiography, the AP found a copy before its release date and assigned 11 people to fact check all 432 pages.[/quote]
| Political Talk|| New York Dem breaks 4 campaign promises on first day - wilfont on 11/8/09 at 9:43 am|
[quote]Breaking campaign promises is not unusual for politicians... it's a cliche. This is almost certainly a record though. Mr. Owens broke no less than 4 promises in his first 24 hours in office. [/quote]
| Political Talk|| Economic adviser on top of it - wilfont on 7/18/09 at 9:31 am|
[quote]Of all the statistics pouring into the White House every day, top economic adviser Larry Summers highlighted one Friday to make his case that the economic free-fall has ended. [/quote]
[quote]The number of people...
| Political Talk|| One Million Dollar Challenge - wilfont on 4/26/09 at 8:03 am|
Given the absolute certainty voiced by some here that personal existence ends at death, I thought I would pass along a challenge offered by Australian attorney Victor Zammit and perhaps one of our non-believing friends could pocket a significant amount of coin.
Zammit is offering $1,000,000 to an...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| Jack Elway quits football - wilfont on 4/9/09 at 9:04 am|
Former LSU recruit Jack Elway quits ASU football team....
| Tiger Rant|| Baseball rankings - wilfont on 4/6/09 at 12:59 pm|
http://www.baseballnews.com/polls/divI/currentpolldivI.htm Collegiate baseball
http://www.usatoday.com/sports/college/baseball/usatpoll.htm USA Today/Coaches