| Political Talk|| USA economy outlook - Stingray on 1/12/15 at 10:11 pm|
I am sure there are some of you out there that believed we were/are headed to financial disaster. I want to know if the recent positive news has changed your mind, and why or why not?...
| Food and Drink Board|| What is the go-to beer for people who want to be seen as having taste - Stingray on 10/12/14 at 7:19 pm|
but actually don't know anything about beer?...
| Money Talk|| Question on the distribution of retirement savings - Stingray on 10/7/14 at 3:13 pm|
Say the bulk of your retirement is in the stock market. One of your options on the day of retirement could be to completely cash out and put the money in the bank. Another option could be to keep it in the market and draw a certain amount or certain percentage each year. The latter strategy has the ...
| More Sports Board|| Is the fullback virtually dead and not coming back in the near term? - Stingray on 10/4/14 at 11:50 pm|
What I am asking is, is that type of offense fundamentally weaker than the single back?...
| Fark Board|| Saddam Meme idea - Stingray on 9/30/14 at 11:29 am|
Do a pic of Saddam with the simple tag line, "Miss me yet?"
Have we seen this?
Could also do with still frame from video right before they hang him for extra effect. ...
| Political Talk|| What is the name of this new war? - Stingray on 9/23/14 at 8:35 pm|
Starring the USA, Iraq, and new [i]comer[/i] Syria...
| Political Talk|| If you believe that tax evasion is theft, - Stingray on 9/18/14 at 8:35 pm|
Do you also believe draft dodging is negligent homicide?...
| Political Talk|| Chances we convince Arab armies to fight against ISIS? - Stingray on 9/10/14 at 7:00 pm|
And which countries will help?...
| Political Talk|| My Solution for Political Corruption and Campaign Finance - Stingray on 9/6/14 at 11:54 am|
The proposal at its core is two recommendations:
1. Nationally elected officials will have limited property rights.
2. Political contributions will be made anonymously.
1. Once someone is elected to Congress/President, the government takes all of their property. From that ...
| 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|