| Political Talk|| 10 people shot at Philly block party including 3 children - C on 6/21/15 at 7:39 pm|
http://www.cnn.com/2015/06/21/us/philadelphia-block-party-shooting/index.html [quote]According to Philadelphia police incident report, witnesses said "that two unknown black males had fired (at the crowd) with a shotgun at least once and then (drove) down the street in a gold or silver four door ...View Topic - Replies (13)
| Outdoor Board|| Anyone use boatbound.com to rent a boat before - C on 6/19/15 at 8:24 am|
Seems like pretty good deals available compared to what you typically see at the marina ...
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| Outdoor Board|| Charter flounder gigging in Galveston - Advice appreciated - C on 6/14/15 at 6:40 pm|
Was looking to just try it on my own, but I've come up short the last 2 times i've tried. So anyone have advice on a charter service? Prices all range between 400-450 that i've found online. 2 adults, one kid. ...
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| Political Talk|| Another sexist study: men happier working longer hours - C on 6/14/15 at 3:30 pm|
http://www.cnbc.com/id/102728875 Surely this is sexist. No way men actually subconsciously enjoying competing in the workplace while women do not. Can someone find out who these "pseudo-scientists" work for to get them fired?...View Topic - Replies (6)
| Political Talk|| McKinney cop responded to 2 suicide calls prior to pool - C on 6/10/15 at 9:42 pm|
Texas cop's attorney: Suicide calls took toll http://www.cnn.com/2015/06/10/us/mckinney-texas-pool-party-video/index.html First was a father who killed himself at home with family. 2nd was talking a young teen off the roof of a house. Not sure what we expect the state of mind to be of a cop in t...View Topic - Replies (15)
| Political Talk|| Saudi shoots down scud from Yemen. Major escalation... - C on 6/6/15 at 12:15 pm|
http://news.yahoo.com/saudi-arabia-says-shot-down-scud-missile-fired-051740202.html Patriot missiles doing work! But this is not good. One of the biggest fears when khadafi fell in Libya was the loss of control of sophisticated weapons. We're also seeing this in western Iraq as ISIS forces seize ...View Topic - Replies (9)
| Political Talk|| Changing climate aides terrorists - C on 6/5/15 at 7:06 am|
http://www.foxnews.com/science/2015/06/05/climate-change-brings-needed-rain-to-africa/ [quote]Scientists have known for 15 years that the Sahel was greening up and desertification was reversing there[/quote] See guys if you frick with nature, nature fricks with us. ...View Topic - Replies (1)
| More Sports|| Salary cap question: local sponsor contract under the table - C on 5/26/15 at 10:08 pm|
What's to prevent a player from getting a lucrative local advertising contract as a back way of paying a player additional money above what the salary cap would allow? As an example what if Paul Allen got Microsoft to sign a spokesman deal with Russell Wilson as long as he was a Seahawk. Anything...
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| More Sports|| NBA Concussion Protocol - FYI - C on 5/25/15 at 9:34 pm|
[link=(http://www.nba.com/official/concussion_policy_summary.html)]LINK[/link] [quote]Baseline Testing: Prior to each season, each player will undergo testing of baseline brain function, via a neurological and cognitive assessment. Once a player is diagnosed with a concussion he is then held...
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| O-T Lounge|| Police officer in Cleveland found not guilty... Riots pending... - C on 5/23/15 at 10:42 am|
[link=(http://www.cnn.com/2015/05/23/us/cleveland-police-verdict/index.html)]LINK[/link] [quote]What led to the deaths of Russell and Williams, prosecutors said, was a chase that began when a car driven by Russell backfired -- a noise that officers thought was caused by gunshots -- in Cleveland o...
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| Political Talk|| EPA: We might anounce the 2014 renewable fuels standards volume next month! - C on 5/22/15 at 3:11 pm|
http://yosemite.epa.gov/opei/RuleGate.nsf/byRIN/2060-AS22#1 FYI: By law, the EPA is supposed to announce this by Nov 30th.... of the year prior. So this little rule is only going to be just shy of 500 days late. Now if climate change was really a threat to humanity as those have said, why are...View Topic - Replies (2)
| Fark Board|| How big was it, Mrs. Clinton? - C on 4/21/15 at 11:19 pm|
[img]http://i2.cdn.turner.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/150421193201-t1-hillary-clinton-new-hampshire-2-exlarge-169.jpg[/img] Have at it! ...
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| Political Talk|| Birth of a Nation: Liberland - C on 4/21/15 at 10:42 pm|
http://www.foxnews.com/world/2015/04/21/birth-nation-czech-pol-claims-to-have-established-new-country-in-no-mans-land/ [quote]Welcome to Liberland, population 250,000…and anyone else looking for a tax haven. A self-professed Libertarian politician from the Czech Republic says he has created a ...View Topic - Replies (4)
| Money Talk|| Protesting property tax evaluations - C on 3/31/15 at 6:29 am|
I protest every year based on home sales in my area, but to no avail. What are some good tips to challenging state appraisals? As a fix, it would be nice if you could make the district purchase the home if their appraisal is way off. They are currently posting my home worth about 20% more than l...
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| Political Talk|| EPA mandates for biofuel usage in 2014 still hasn't been published - C on 3/25/15 at 5:01 pm|
http://yosemite.epa.gov/opei/RuleGate.nsf/byRIN/2060-AR63 it's legally required 14 months prior to the year ending. Meaning its only 17 months behind when they should have told refineries how much to produce and, of course, 3 months after all the fuel is going to be produced. This is why more law...View Topic - Replies (1)
| Political Talk|| Candaian oil-sand pipeline approved by US State Department - C on 3/5/15 at 11:06 am|
http://www.state.gov/r/pa/prs/ps/2009/aug/128164.htm [quote] The Department found that the addition of crude oil pipeline capacity between Canada and the United States will advance a number of strategic interests of the United States. These included increasing the diversity of available supplies a...View Topic - Replies (3)
| Political Talk|| DHS: Right wing terror threat greater than ISIS - C on 2/20/15 at 6:29 am|
:nana: :nana: :nana: http://www.cnn.com/2015/02/19/politics/terror-threat-homeland-security/index.html Assuming wiki is accurate, has there really only been 2 fatal incidents from "sovereign citizens" in recent history? It seems like the fed would be more concerned with the tax evasion practi...View Topic - Replies (11)
| Political Talk|| CNN: Obama's understanding of the root causes for terrorism is nonsense - C on 2/19/15 at 4:15 pm|
http://www.cnn.com/2015/02/19/opinion/bergen-terrorism-root-causes/index.html [quote]The President did acknowledge that terrorists can be rich like Osama bin Laden, who was the son of a Saudi construction magnate who attended the top high school and the best university in Saudi Arabia. It's hard ...View Topic - Replies (10)
| Political Talk|| Why was Bin laden given a proper islamic burial? - C on 2/19/15 at 6:44 am|
The govt says these people aren't really followers of islam then why do we go to great lengths to allow them to follow the Islamic faith while in prison?...View Topic - Replies (16)
| Political Talk|| Breaking news: Train derailment carrying oil in west virginia - C on 2/16/15 at 7:46 pm|
http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_TRAIN_DERAILMENT_WEST_VIRGINIA?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT You can thank liberals for refusing to allow pipelines to be permitted while continuing to demand cheap oil. ...View Topic - Replies (8)