| Political Talk|| Help the Kurds establish a new sovereign Kurdish nation-state. - Champagne on 8/17/14 at 11:10 am|
We are in combat alongside Kurdish ground forces against ISIL.
Of course, the US role is air support to the Kurdish ground forces. I understand that we are arming the Kurdish ground forces.
What if we continue this to an end-state of establishing a new Kurdish nation, after the Kurds defeat IS...
| Political Talk|| WaPo op-ed calls out latest Obama lie: not his decision to pull out of Iraq. - Champagne on 8/12/14 at 8:34 pm|
Come on, man! The phrase you used in many speeches was "I promised to end the war in Iraq and I ended it. There are no US military per...
| Political Talk|| Message for our American Jewish Friends. - Champagne on 8/5/14 at 9:08 am|
Your fellow Progressive Liberals of the US Democrat Party are increasingly anti-Israel. They are incrementally shifting their support towards the Palestinian view.
The same thing goes for the US and international Left.
Do these facts deserve some friendly and thoughtful consideration and discu...
| Political Talk|| Ebola coming across the southern border? - Champagne on 8/4/14 at 9:31 am|
Do you trust Obama's people to protect us?...
| Political Talk|| The Resident Stoneheads are incapable of intellectual agility. - Champagne on 7/27/14 at 11:41 pm|
Ever notice how the Resident Stonehead Obama-Lovers never change their minds about anything involving their Dear Leader?
They love him no matter what. Obama's tenure is now six years old, and his policies are causing real harm to real people.
What about our Resident Stoneheads? Complete and im...
| Tiger Rant|| Football 1985: Kentucky at LSU - Champagne on 7/26/14 at 8:57 pm|
Am I the only one watching this game on CST and posting?
I guess so.
I think that my Mom and Dad had sex after this game....
| Political Talk|| Democrats Manage the Decline of the USA. - Champagne on 7/26/14 at 10:26 am|
One party stands for growth and prosperity of the private and industrious citizen. The other party stands for Government Uber Alles to the detriment of the industrious private cit...
| Tiger Rant|| Call LSU's first play from scrimmage for the 2014 season. - Champagne on 7/12/14 at 10:42 pm|
What will be our first play on Offense?...
| Food and Drink Board|| BBQ in Alec: Ed's or Outlaw's? - Champagne on 7/10/14 at 3:13 pm|
Ed's was quite good. I haven't tried Outlaws....
| O-T Lounge|| Chalmette: Pros and Cons. - Champagne on 7/8/14 at 9:13 pm|
How is Da Parish doin' in dese latter days?...
| More Sports Board|| Aus der Traum for Ole Miss. - Champagne on 6/21/14 at 8:51 pm|
It was a good run, but, the dream is over for the Rebels.
| Political Talk|| I had dinner with this Pearl Harbor survivor last week. - Champagne on 5/19/14 at 9:37 pm|
He's a real Hero, folks.
Help Vets. They deserve it....
| Political Talk|| Title VII protection from discrimination for the LGBT community? - Champagne on 5/15/14 at 8:24 am|
How long before this issue becomes the focus of our attention?
Should the Civil Rights Act be amended to provide Title VII protection for the LGBT community?
Why or why not?
Might as well discuss it now, because, IMHO, this issue will be the top focus of MSM attention in the foreseeable fut...
| Political Talk|| How can I get chicks to dig me like they dig this guy? - Champagne on 4/26/14 at 10:01 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| Post if you are Airborne with 20 or more jumps. - Champagne on 4/8/14 at 12:33 pm|
Please post if you served in a military Airborne unit and you have 20 or more jumps.
How large is the Airborne Fraternity on TD?...
| Music Board|| Who is the GOAT when it comes to Rock Cowbell? - Champagne on 4/5/14 at 8:13 am|
I say it's that guy from Blue Oyster Cult.
What say you?...
| Political Talk|| Why Fight for Finland? - Champagne on 3/30/14 at 10:30 pm|
Finland is not a NATO member.
If Russian tanks roll into Helsinki, what should the USA do about it?
| Political Talk|| FedGov to Regulate Cow Farts. - Champagne on 3/29/14 at 12:37 pm|
Once you abandon the traditional Constitutional constraints on FedGov authority and function, you've given FedGov the green light to control every aspect o...
| Political Talk|| Anybody Oppose US/Russia War if Russia invades Latvia? - Champagne on 3/20/14 at 11:07 am|
Assume that Russian tanks roll into Latvia and Estonia in order to protect ethnic Russians in those areas from abuse and discrimination at the hands of the local governments.
Both Latvia and Estonia are NATO-member nations.
It seems unanimous on this August Board that a Russian invasion of a N...
| Political Talk|| Obama voters: Y U mad? Criticism is warranted. - Champagne on 3/18/14 at 1:06 pm|
Resident Obamabots and Obama supporters:
You all seem so angry, edgy, defensive and more rude than normal since Russia took over Crimea. Why is that?
You folks should calm down and accept the fact that Obama is a shitty POTUS. Criticism of Obama is warranted.
Try to learn something from all...
| Political Talk|| Here's what I'd now do, were I POTUS. - Champagne on 3/18/14 at 8:26 am|
Charles Krauthammer listed some strong steps. I endorse those.
If I were Obama, I would announce today that, in response to events in Crimea, the USA is leading a fresh movement to bring new independent sovereign nations into NATO membership. The USA hopes to make Ukraine a NATO member as soon a...
| Food and Drink Board|| Best restaurant in Lake Charles for Oyster Platter/Dinner? - Champagne on 3/9/14 at 10:40 am|
I like to come out of the piney woods every few months in order to head to the big city down South.
What's the best place in Lake Charles for a nice cooked or raw oyster dinner?
| O-T Lounge|| Anything new re: the hydrocarbon/petro-chem boom for SW La.? - Champagne on 3/2/14 at 9:22 am|
I currently reside in this area, and, I am a proud native son of Louisiana.
I haven't heard anything new about this economic "boom" that is expected for this region.
Can the OT please share what you know or heard about this exciting possibility?
The western parts of Louisiana are beautiful,...
| O-T Lounge|| Tell me about the Tuscaloosa Marine Shale deposit in Louisiana. - Champagne on 2/28/14 at 9:10 pm|
Are there really 7 billion barrels of hydrocarbons in there?
How rich with this make our home state of Louisiana?...
| Music Board|| The Day the Music Died. February 3rd, 1959. - Champagne on 2/3/14 at 10:00 pm|
RIP Buddy, Richie and Bopper....
| Music Board|| Request Assistance from baroque music students on Lute/Theorbo - Champagne on 2/3/14 at 7:29 pm|
I'm interested in purchasing some Renaissance and Baroque music from France, England and Italy featuring solo or duet lute and/or theorbo.
Are there any particularly high-quality commercially available recordings that you could recommend from amazon or the like?
| More Sports Board|| Scrap the NFL Conference and Division structure - Champagne on 2/3/14 at 9:26 am|
The current structure failed to place an AFC team that belonged on the field with the NFC team. Both the 49ers and the Saints would have beaten the Broncos.
The Broncos did not belong in the Superbowl. Scrap the current NFL Conference and Divisional structure in order to adopt a structure that wo...
| Political Talk|| When FedGov is used to torment Political Enemies . . . - Champagne on 1/24/14 at 9:23 am|
When you live in a country in which the instrumentalities of the Nation-State itself are used to target, harass and torment political enemies of the administrators of the Nation-State . . .
What kind of country would you call that?...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Which do you prefer? Play-off Win or NFC South Crown? - Champagne on 1/5/14 at 10:34 pm|
I can't decide between these two:
1) Win Division Crown but lose first PO game
2) Get the Wild Card, no Division Crown, BUT, win
one (and only one) Play-off game?
Which do you think is better? ...
| O-T Lounge|| YouTube video shows BammerMom's story is a lie. - Champagne on 1/4/14 at 1:13 pm|
This is a very brief video, but, quite long enough to show Mom shooting the bird at the photographer and her son challenging the photographer to step up to their level and fight.