| Movie/TV Board|| Jesse James Blacksmith on H2 - LSU80 USF08 on 9/10/12 at 7:10 pm|
Pretty good show. Jesse can be a real prick/jerk/ass, but I like him anyway. He does some amazing work!...
| Political Talk|| Fear-mongers wrong about DADT - LSU80 USF08 on 9/10/12 at 7:06 pm|
[quote]Every prediction made by conservative critics turned out, not surprisingly, to be wrong (pdf). Across the board -- readiness, unit cohesion, morale, recruitment -- the right had the entire policy backwards.[/quote]
| Political Talk|| Texas redistricting maps blocked - LSU80 USF08 on 8/28/12 at 6:36 pm|
[quote]A U.S. federal court ruled on Tuesday that controversial Texas redistricting maps discriminate against black and Hispanic voters, effectively killing the new districts before they could take effect for the November 6 presidential election.
The U.S. District Court for the District of Columb...
| Political Talk|| Prediction: Westboro Baptist Church will claim hurricane - LSU80 USF08 on 8/22/12 at 6:06 pm|
Isaac is being sent to Tampa to punish the GOP leaders for being so mean to Todd Akin. Is it too whacky to happen? :lol:...
| Political Talk|| Workplace Safety Inspections Save Money, Jobs, Limbs - LSU80 USF08 on 5/17/12 at 4:56 pm|
An article in [link=(http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/observations/2012/05/17/job-killer-try-bottom-line-booster-workplace-safety-inspections-save-money-jobs-limbs/)]Scientific American[/link] says [quote]Costly safety upgrades, nitpicky government inspection and resulting fines are often blamed ...
| Political Talk|| Cheney cartoon - LSU80 USF08 on 4/8/12 at 10:29 am|
This one hits so many buttons.
Y'all have a great Easter....
| Movie/TV Board|| The Debt - LSU80 USF08 on 1/17/12 at 9:48 pm|
[link=(http://www.imdb.com/video/imdb/vi1506057497/)]The Debt trailer[/link]
[quote]In 1965, three young Israeli Mossad agents on a secret mission capture and kill a notorious Nazi war criminal. Now, thirty years later, a man claiming to be the Nazi has surfaced in Ukraine and one of the former age...
| Political Talk|| David Fagan announced the formation of the “Lunchpail Republicans” - LSU80 USF08 on 1/15/12 at 12:46 am|
[quote]As a lifelong Republican, one of the values I hold most dear is support of limited government. Indiana, however, has a Governor and both legislative leaders focused on a ‘right to work’ bill that interferes with private entities’ ability to conduct business,” Fagan said.[/quote]
| Movie/TV Board|| The Darkest Hour - LSU80 USF08 on 12/18/11 at 12:24 pm|
Could be good. Comes out Christmas day.
Good science fiction is hard to find....
| Tiger Rant|| Folks at work are giving me grief about the Bama game. - LSU80 USF08 on 11/3/11 at 7:44 pm|
I'm in Florida and surrounded by Bama nuts, so I fire right back at them and claim that the Tigers will win by double digits. They laugh and I counter with "This is the first of our two consecutive undefeated seasons". We must have faith! :geauxtigers:...
| Movie/TV Board|| Does anybody know this movie? - LSU80 USF08 on 9/9/11 at 12:54 am|
It had a group of young adult men who did something bad and one of them was going to squeal. So instead of killing him to keep him quiet, they decided to damage his brain and hit him repeatedly with a golf club over several days. It got really bad when the the guy getting whacked started preparing h...
| O-T Lounge|| Dilemma - my brother is dying and Mom has Alzheimer's - LSU80 USF08 on 6/26/11 at 2:12 am|
When do we tell her how bad things really are? He is 52 and has been sick for two years and is in his final days. Mom repeats the same questions in a single conversation. She thinks he is at the hospital to get better as he has done before, but this time there will be no coming home. We are not a re...
| More Sports Board|| Big crash at LeMans beginning - LSU80 USF08 on 6/11/11 at 11:55 am|
Allan McNish crashes his Audi in the first hour. Watch a rogue tire chase a guy
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p2Nb0Ienv6k&feature=player_embedded#at=66)]YouTube link of crach[/link]...
| O-T Lounge|| Keyboard for blondes - LSU80 USF08 on 4/8/11 at 11:03 pm|
I need a few of these for gifts to family members....
| Political Talk|| Ia Gabrielle Giffords the anti-Christ? - LSU80 USF08 on 1/18/11 at 9:32 pm|
I don't think so, but I am surprised that no religious whackos have proposed this, as one of the signs is surviving a supposedly fatal head wound.
From [link=(http://www.theprophecies.com/antichrist.html)]theprophesies.com[/link] we get this:
[quote] He will receive what appears to be a fatal woun...
| Movie/TV Board|| Antiques Roadshow Dueling Pistol - LSU80 USF08 on 1/14/11 at 8:41 pm|
Recent [link=(http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/roadshow/archive/201003A40.html)]Antiques Roadshow[/link] has a dueling pistol belonging to Albert Sydney Johnston who gave it to his son William Preston Johnson who became president of LSU. This was mentioned in the broadcast....
| O-T Lounge|| iPod saved computer - LSU80 USF08 on 12/30/10 at 10:18 pm|
Tonight I picked up my daughter from the airport and we ended up at the local Smokey Bones for dinner. She realizes that her computer is sitting in a plastic bag in a restroom at the airport 30 minutes away. I pulled my iPod touch out of my pocket and found that the restaurant had wifi. I was able t...
| Political Talk|| Bernie Sanders doing a real filibuster - LSU80 USF08 on 12/10/10 at 5:27 pm|
the old fashioned way - by talking.
[link=(http://www.cnn.com/video/flashLive/live.html?stream=stream1)]CNN live feed[/link]...
| Political Talk|| GOP Rep demands government health care - LSU80 USF08 on 11/17/10 at 8:06 pm|
[link=(http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/11/16/andy-harris-government-health-care_n_784010.html)]Andy Harris, Incoming GOP Rep Demands Government Health Care[/link]
Without 28-Day Waiting Period.
[quote]Incoming Rep. Andy Harris (R-Md.) won his campaign on a message of opposition to and repeal ...
| O-T Lounge|| Any La family lawyers out there? - LSU80 USF08 on 11/8/10 at 9:36 pm|
My tale of woe - wife moved to La and filed a Petition for Divorce one month later. Everything I read says that she must be a resident of the state for 12 months before filing. Can I contest the filing on her failing residency requirements or not?...
| Political Talk|| Lou Dobbs Hypocrite - LSU80 USF08 on 10/8/10 at 8:13 pm|
Gee, who didn't see this coming? Especially with his nightly rants against illegals.
[quote]On September 29 we witnessed the tearful press conference of Nicky Diaz, the former housekeeper for California gubernatorial hopeful Meg Whitman. Diaz had been in Whitman's employ for nine years, cleaning he...
| Political Talk|| Foes of health care lose court ruling - LSU80 USF08 on 10/7/10 at 7:58 pm|
An AP story just came through. I didn't see anything posted here, yet.
[quote]A federal judge on Thursday upheld the authority of the federal government to require everyone to have health insurance, dealing a setback to groups seeking to block the new national health care plan.[/quote]
| Political Talk|| Haiti aid money held by Senator Tom Coburn - LSU80 USF08 on 9/29/10 at 7:04 pm|
Months ago the U.S. pledged $1.15B for aid to earthquake victims, but none has been sent due to this bonehead not wanting a portion of the relief money to be used for a coordinator and staff to help with the rebuilding strategy. He claims that the the U.S. ambassador should be able to do the job. I'...
| Political Talk|| I want my country forward - LSU80 USF08 on 9/28/10 at 10:40 pm|
Good article on HuffPo about the righties that claim to 'want their country back'. [link=(http://www.huffingtonpost.com/robert-j-elisberg/the-noble-i-want-my-count_b_741606.html?ref=fb&src=sp)]the article[/link]
One of the better letters is from Knute:
[quote]What you are doing is sidestepping the...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| What is the 'spray' on the field - LSU80 USF08 on 8/27/10 at 9:16 pm|
of the Superdome? Why do I see what looks like a water spray when the players or the ball hits the field? Is it water or some kind of powder?...
| Movie/TV Board|| James May's Toy Stories - LSU80 USF08 on 8/13/10 at 11:01 pm|
This is on BBC America and the episodes have been great. He finds toys and does wonderful things with them. I'm watching what my DVR captured, but they were on recently. It's amazing how he gets huge crowds to help with the projects....
| Political Talk|| BP to pay record fine - LSU80 USF08 on 8/12/10 at 10:28 pm|
[link=(http://content.usatoday.com/communities/ondeadline/post/2010/08/bp-to-pay-record-506m-fine-for-hazards-at-deadly-texas-refinery/1)]$50.6M fine for Texas refinery.[/link]
It seems these guys just don't learn :spank:
[quote]Citing BP's "disregard for workplace safety," the Labor Department ...
| Oil Rig Disaster Forum|| Cries From The Gulf - LSU80 USF08 on 6/23/10 at 9:26 pm|
This is a video written by Lea Morris, a Gulf Coast native on her vision of the leak. Not too long - almost 5 minutes.
| Political Talk|| I saw this joke on 'pro' opinions - LSU80 USF08 on 6/13/10 at 9:18 pm|
while chasing links tonight. Y'all can chat if you think it's a legit observation or not.
[quote]Only in America can you be Pro-Death Penalty, Pro-War, Pro-Unmanned Drone Bombs, Pro-Nuclear Weapons, Pro-Guns, Pro-Torture, Pro-Land Mines, AND still call yourself ‘Pro-Life.’[/quote]
| Oil Rig Disaster Forum|| C-SPAN is running coverage from Barataria Bay - LSU80 USF08 on 6/6/10 at 2:46 pm|
It's probably recorded, but it's showing what's going on behind the scenes. Landrieu is talking to let the workers know what they are trying to do.
Never mind- it's off already....