| Political Talk|| The next move in Ukraine is obvious for the USA - Stingray on 8/28/14 at 8:56 pm|
Russia now has troops in the Ukraine, but they still won't admit it.
All we need to do is use a few stealth aircraft to light those forces up.
Russia couldn't shoot us down, right?
Best moment, when Russia complains, and we say, "But you aren't in Ukraine."
Russia would then hesitate to...
| Political Talk|| Why is Saudi Arabia against ISIS? - Stingray on 8/20/14 at 8:09 am|
ISIS is Sunni, Saudi is Sunni. ISIS is opposing Iranian interests, Saudi is vying for regional control against Iran.
Is Saudi a secret fan of ISIS?...
| Political Talk|| What if federal politicians had to have restrictions on property rights? - Stingray on 8/6/14 at 7:44 pm|
I am contemplating a better government. What if upon election to congress, the politician had to give up all private property and from then on til his death, he lived on a reasonable government check? But that this all he could ever earn, or be given. Basically, eliminate any possibility of bribe.
| SEC Rant|| What steps should your school take to improve the gameday experience? - Stingray on 7/29/14 at 9:18 am|
LSU unique problems
1. Improve traffic to and from the stadium.
2. Parking garage. I think there is no excuse to not have one given the size of the games and the amount of money involved.
Other problems include frequent weak home schedule which is a pretty universal issue. This is worsened ...
| Political Talk|| Book or other source on the debt of nations - Stingray on 7/10/14 at 10:20 am|
Anyone have recommendations on this subject? Possibly looking for an historical account used to illustrate facts on the topic, especially if it is applicable to the USA's current situation.
I am striking out on this topic on the money board.
I do NOT what a political analysis. I don't want "p...
| Money Talk|| Books on the Debt of Nations - Stingray on 7/9/14 at 1:24 pm|
Anyone have recommendations on this subject? Possibly looking for an historical account used to illustrate facts on the topic, especially if it is applicable to the USA's current situation....
| Political Talk|| List the current battlegrounds on our constitutional freedoms - Stingray on 7/6/14 at 4:18 pm|
The first amendement: Political correctness, n word, The Washington Redskins
The second: "Assault weapons", Making the issue "medical" and trying to get doctors involved
The fourth: DWI Checkpoints
Add to it please ...
| Money Talk|| Max contribution 401K Question - Stingray on 7/5/14 at 11:08 am|
If the max contribution to 401K is $17,500 per year, and the employer matches a percentage of your contribution, does that mean that more than $17,500 with be placed in the fund, or that $17,500 is the hard limit which is employee contribution plus employer match? ...
| Political Talk|| How does Iraqi civil war hurt the USA? - Stingray on 6/25/14 at 9:07 am|
Anything other than the standard "stability" or "one side is the BAD MUSLIMS!" BS answers? ...
| Gaming Board|| All this bitching about the next generation consoles - Stingray on 6/12/14 at 12:03 pm|
Maybe people are disappointed about the next generation because it was simply too early to make new consoles? Shouldn't they have just waited a couple years until the next big tv break thru was emerging? Or they had truly perfected new technology like the kinect?
I personally never saw the big r...
| More Sports Board|| People who graduate from Tulane are called greenies? - Stingray on 5/30/14 at 6:52 am|
| Money Talk|| Employee vs Independent Contractor - Stingray on 5/4/14 at 2:33 pm|
Say a company offers to pay you $1488 per shift as an employee or $1572 per shift as an independent contractor. If you are an employee, they withhold taxes. You would have to apply for LLC status if you want to be an independent contractor.
What factors determine which route you should take?
| Political Talk|| How does our government get away with advertising for Obamacare? - Stingray on 4/8/14 at 5:59 pm|
I believe this to be a nonpartisan issue.
Above link says over 600 million of your tax dollars have gone to advertise Obamacare.
How is this legal? By what law is this ...
| Tiger Rant|| What was the play calls/formations of the Spring Game? - Stingray on 4/6/14 at 10:28 am|
What was percentage of single back?
Any speed option? Read option?
Was the majority I formation with two wide outs and one TE? ...
| Tiger Rant|| I have an LSU uniform concept - Stingray on 3/10/14 at 12:14 am|
The jersey/pants all Tiger stripes.
The helmet all Tiger stripes.
The visor has Tiger eyes.
The face mask is shaped like tiger teeth and colored white.
Unique design: check.
Media buzz worthy: check.
high kids (recruits) think its cool: check....
| Money Talk|| Whole Life Insurance Lapse Rate - Stingray on 1/26/14 at 12:29 pm|
I have been looking into Whole Life Insurance as this is what an agent is trying to sell me. I have been researching it and it is steadily losing the lusher I once thought it had. I feel like my money is better served in other areas like Term Life plus other investments that traditionally see a high...
| Tiger Rant|| Will we see our two young stud cornerbacks playing a lot of bump and run? - Stingray on 1/24/14 at 11:55 pm|
| Political Talk|| Explain this reasoning about the possible economic crash - Stingray on 1/11/14 at 10:18 pm|
I met with a financial guy recently. I brought up my belief that I think there will be a crash. He completely, [i]competely[/i] believes that the government lacks the political will power to make substantive budget changes. This is all but certain to me. Yet he thinks they will raise taxes, managing...
| Political Talk|| Maybe the division in the GOP is a good thing after all - Stingray on 11/20/13 at 11:04 am|
Many here have lamented the split in the GOP, arguing that it has costed them elections. And maybe it has. They have pointed to the Dems and desired their tight unity. It is now funny that their tight unity is giving them so many problems. The way I see it, their tight unity was the reason why they ...
| O-T Lounge|| Another Mad Halloween Thread - Stingray on 10/31/13 at 7:47 pm|
A truck just drove thru my yard, backed up, then parked at the neighbors.
A man exits and puts on his ghost mask. The family follows him.
Happy Halloween ...