| Political Talk|| protecting ancient artifacts from ISIS - C on 10/5/15 at 6:28 pm|
http://www.cnn.com/2015/10/05/middleeast/syria-isis-palmyra-arch-of-triumph/index.html [quote]ISIS militants have destroyed the iconic Arch of Triumph in Palmyra, the latest cultural treasure of the ancient site that they have reduced to rubble, Syrian authorities said.[/quote] Why doesn't the...View Topic - Replies (7)
| Political Talk|| Govt give tax credit for diesel vehicles one year, then charge extra the next - C on 10/1/15 at 5:11 am|
And people wonder way some question govt mandated choices. Govt employees suffer very little for their mistakes. http://www.telegraph.co.uk/motoring/news/11007326/Diesel-car-drivers-betrayed-as-EU-cracks-down-on-Britain-over-air-pollution.html ...View Topic - Replies (1)
| Political Talk|| HRC: I'm sorry for using a private server. It was a mistake. - C on 9/8/15 at 6:26 pm|
http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/hillary-clinton-private-email-mistake-im/story?id=33608970 [quote]I should have used two accounts. One for personal, one for work-related emails. That was a mistake. I’m sorry about that. I take responsibility.”[/quote]...View Topic - Replies (30)
| Political Talk|| CNN on tv just questioned why trump is on the golf course versus campaigning. - C on 7/30/15 at 6:14 pm|
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| Tech Board|| Best sleep app? - C on 7/18/15 at 8:53 pm|
My sleep sucks. What's a good app to track my sleep cycles and to set my alarm?...
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| Help Board|| FYI: tigerdroppings is banned in the free wifi at heathrow terminal - C on 7/12/15 at 3:36 am|
Not sure what you did to get on the naughty list, Chicken. ...
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| 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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