| Political Talk|| White House: Durbin quote a 'misunderstanding' - sparkinator on 10/24/13 at 5:25 pm|
Durbin, the Senate majority whip, posted on his Facebook wall over the weekend that during a White House meeting, one GOP leader told Obama: “I cannot even stand to look at you.”
| O-T Lounge|| Renting a car in Mexico (Cancun) - sparkinator on 3/20/13 at 9:25 am|
Anybody have any insight on the insurance required/needed for renting a car in Mexico?
I called state farm (my auto provider) and I won't have any coverage from them. My Visa will cover collision, if I pay for the rental using it, so that part's covered.
How is the best way to get strictly li...
| Political Talk|| Benghazi consulate calls for help 3 times during battle. All denied. - sparkinator on 10/26/12 at 10:12 am|
No link. Just on Fox.
All 3 calls for assistance denied by superiors. Ex navy seals supported consulate after second call for assistance, even after they were told to stand down and not assist.
Also, one of the seals was on the roof with laser aimed at mortor position that eventually killed b...
| Political Talk|| Ryan held his own. Who thinks Rubio would have done better? - sparkinator on 10/11/12 at 9:47 pm|
Big Ryan fan here, but I think Rubio would have done better. Who else thinks so?...
| Political Talk|| CNN Poll 67% Romey vs 25% Obama registered voters - sparkinator on 10/3/12 at 10:25 pm|
| Political Talk|| FNC's Kirsten Powers Slams 'Utterly Insane' Media 'Obsession' With Attacking Rom - sparkinator on 9/14/12 at 11:37 am|
I came in the room about the time this segment was about over yesterday. Finally found a link to it.
Kirsten couldn't believe how the media was focusi...
| Political Talk|| Chris Christie to deliver GOP convention keynote - sparkinator on 8/14/12 at 1:11 am|
[quote]New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has been selected to deliver the keynote address at the Republican National Convention later this month.
Party leaders will ...
| Political Talk|| Erskine Bowles praises Paul Ryan, budget plan - sparkinator on 8/14/12 at 12:36 am|
[quote]A video of [b]former Clinton White House chief of staff Erskine Bowles[/b] began circulating in conservative news outlets today. In the clip, the Democratic co-chair of President [b]Obama's National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform[/b] gives high praises to Paul Ryan's budget pl...
| Political Talk|| Rasmussen daily poll 46 Romney/44 Obama - sparkinator on 8/11/12 at 4:26 pm|
[quote]The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Saturday shows Mitt Romney attracting support from 46% of voters nationwide, while President Obama earns the vote from 44%. Five percent (5%) prefer some other candidate, and four percent (4%) are undecided. See tracking history. [/qu...
| Political Talk|| Biden reaction - sparkinator on 8/11/12 at 11:15 am|
They just told Joe he was going to have to debate Ryan
Seriously, he's got to feeling that "Oh shit!" feeling like "Where the hell is Palin when I really need her." :lol:
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Brees on GMA - sparkinator on 6/26/12 at 8:39 am|
| SEC Rant|| Sagarin has Arky at #4 - sparkinator on 11/20/11 at 9:49 am|
| Political Talk|| New Jersey's Christie Entering Presidential Race? - sparkinator on 9/26/11 at 4:24 pm|
The rumors never seem to die.
Wtih the front runners stumbling, perhaps this will finally prod the big man into stepping into the fray.
| Political Talk|| Boehner asks Obama to move jobs joint address to Thursday - sparkinator on 8/31/11 at 3:42 pm|
| Movie/TV Board|| Top Gear US - sparkinator on 8/14/11 at 9:01 pm|
Looking pretty interesting.
Jeep vs Blazer vs Bronco
| Movie/TV Board|| Top Gear US-Pick-ups in Alaska - sparkinator on 1/16/11 at 9:09 pm|
This is a pretty good show. They are testing old pickups in Alaska.
| Tiger Rant|| ESPN SUX-World wide leader my ass - sparkinator on 1/7/11 at 8:07 am|
Man ESPN sux.
They've been shunning the Cotton Bowl all year. I know their competition FOX is going to be broadcasting it, so they don't want to give them any free publicity. I understand that, but if they are supposed to be 'the sports leader', or whatever they call themselves, they should take ...
| Tiger Rant|| Tim McGraw showing some luv to LSU - sparkinator on 1/7/11 at 7:49 am|
Showing Faith Hill luv would be better, but this isn't the OT.
I hadn't seen this video since it was edited.
In the video, when he sings the line about wearing a Crimson Tide T-shirt, he does it begrudgingly, and makes an 'X' w...
| Political Talk|| Rangel convicted of Ethics Charges - sparkinator on 11/16/10 at 10:58 am|
Just heard it on FOX
I just type too damn SSLLLLOOOOOOOWWWW!!
| Political Talk|| Bush restraining from commenting - sparkinator on 11/10/10 at 6:57 am|
My question is, "Should Bush refrain from commenting on Obama?" He has stated in a couple of interviews that Obama has a hard enough job without having to worry about a former president second guessing him.
Clinton and Carter never missed and opportunity to bash Bush, so Bush should go after Obam...
| Political Talk|| Florida Gov just went Republican - sparkinator on 11/3/10 at 9:39 am|
Florida Democrat candidate for governor just conceded.
Just saw it on FOX...
| Political Talk|| Mary Landrieu to keep her hold on Jack Lew's OMB nomination - sparkinator on 9/29/10 at 6:41 pm|
[quote]With lawmakers set to leave town for the midterm recess, Sen. Mary Landrieu (D-La.) will keep her hold on Jacob J. Lew's nomination as OMB director because of the Obama administ...
| Political Talk|| South Carolina pols call on black recruits to boycott Gamecocks - sparkinator on 3/25/10 at 10:14 pm|
[quote]Lingering racial tensions have made their mark on South Carolina sports for years, notably in the NCAA ban on all postseason games in the state ...
| Political Talk|| Proposed drug testing for welfare recipients - sparkinator on 3/20/10 at 8:03 am|
[quote]ATLANTA -- Lawmakers have proposed a bill that requires random drug tests for anyone getting unemployment benefits or welfare.[/quote]
[quote]Rep. Michael Harden said the drug test would cost no more than $25 and the test ...
| Political Talk|| Moody’s Says U.S. Debt Could Test Triple-A Rating - sparkinator on 3/18/10 at 11:15 pm|
[quote]“Growth alone will not resolve an increasingly complicated debt equation,” Moody’s said. “Preserving debt affordability” — the ratio of interest payments to government revenue — [b]“at levels consistent wit...
| Movie/TV Board|| Netflix streaming on Bellsouth DSL. - sparkinator on 1/18/10 at 4:26 pm|
Anybody out there streaming from Netflix? I've got DSL Ultra (up to 1.5MB/sec) through Bellsouth and wondering if anyone is using this setup. I talked with netflix and they say you need 1.5 MB, and my DSL is "up to 1.5"...
| Political Talk|| Swing State Voter Fraud Crosses Country - sparkinator on 11/3/08 at 9:13 pm|
[b]Obama campaign staffers are voting in swing states across the county – and it appears they are bypassing state residency requirements.
Palestra.net’s voter fraud investigation started in Ohio where the law entitles only permanent resi...
| Political Talk|| Check out WeatherUnderground newsletter - sparkinator on 11/1/08 at 7:47 pm|
It reads much like Obamas rise to power and campaign strategy. Almost like Bill Ayers is running things from behind the curtain....
| Political Talk|| Barry presidency - sparkinator on 11/1/08 at 4:07 pm|
Just how bad of a presidency will (God forbid) Barry have if he wins?
The state of world affairs, the US economy, the divided US political situation all cry for a unifying force in the white house. Will Barry be able to pull this off? He hasn't stepped across the aisle much as a senator, why woul...
| Political Talk|| Barry's just not ready--video - sparkinator on 11/1/08 at 12:30 pm|
I caught this on another forum. Pretty good video of Barry's arrogance and naivete....