| O-T Lounge|| Got a note from USPS: Package too heavy. Please pick up from post office - C on 10/23/14 at 10:15 pm|
Lazy a-holes. Package can't weigh more than 25 lbs. ...
| Political Talk|| What do we do with people who join or attempt to join ISIS here? - C on 10/23/14 at 6:59 am|
[quote]German authorities intercepted the trio, ages 15, 16 and 17, at Frankfurt airport and put them on a plane back to the United States, where they were greeted by FBI agents.
The three gi...
| Political Talk|| Tell me why I should feel sorry for long term unemployed who don't want to move? - C on 10/22/14 at 8:35 am|
[link=(http://money.cnn.com/2014/10/21/real_estate/oil-boom-construction-workers/index.html?hpt=hp_t4)]6-figure oil jobs lead to massive shortage of home builders[/link]
[quote]"If you can pass a drug test and have a truck license, you can earn $100,000 a year driving an oil truck," said MacDonal...
| Money Talk|| AAPL 4Q earnings: $1.42 EPS/ $42.1B Rev versus $1.31 / $39.85B forecast - C on 10/20/14 at 10:05 am|
Earnings released at 3PM central; call at 4PM
[link=(http://investor.apple.com/)]Link to webcast[/link]...
| Political Talk|| Talk about how insecure CNN is with Obama: WH tops Romney!!! - C on 10/14/14 at 11:55 am|
Interesting feel-good piece on Romney writing a love letter to his wife using an open platform called "Medium".
Towards the bottom of the article CNN decides to throw in this quip like its meaningful contest or t...
| Political Talk|| Former Obama CIA director: WH misplayed troop talks - C on 10/2/14 at 4:53 pm|
[link=(http://time.com/3453840/leon-panetta-iraqi-troop/)]Romney was right... again.[/link]
[quote]Flournoy argued our case, and those on our side viewed the White House as so eager to rid itself of Iraq that it was willing to withdraw rather than lock in arrangements that would preserve our inf...
| Music Board|| Fancy by Iggi Azalea - I honestly thought it was Gwen S - C on 9/11/14 at 5:34 am|
Couldn't believe it when I saw the music video. She sounds just Gwen Stefani ...
| Political Talk|| WH last week: Not at war with ISIS; this week: USA will destroy ISIS - C on 9/3/14 at 7:39 am|
Total amateur hour from the white house.
[link=(http://www.cnn.com/2014/09/03/world/meast/isis-beheading-videos/index.html?hpt=hp_t1)]Shitty source, but it's what I found[/link]
[quote]"Our objective is clear. That is to degrade and destroy (ISIS) so it's no longer a threat," he said. "We can ...
| Political Talk|| White House: we're not at war with ISIS - C on 8/29/14 at 10:07 am|
I'm quite flabbergasted at this statement.
[quote]"Before getting into the strategy though, there seems [to be] a fundamental, existential question: Is the United States presently at war with ISIS, yes or no?" MSNBC host Ch...
| Political Talk|| Pentagon tried to save syrian hostages this summer but were unsuccessful - C on 8/20/14 at 6:02 pm|
The United States attempted a rescue operation earlier this summer to free a number of American hostages held in Syria by ISIS, Pentagon spokesman Rear Adm. John Kirby said in a written statement.
"Unfortunately, the mission...
| Tech Board|| Words with friends crashing for everyone else? - C on 8/20/14 at 5:52 pm|
Only app I really play. Tia ...
| Political Talk|| Gov Perry indicted. - C on 8/15/14 at 6:05 pm|
No link yet. Just saw it on houston local news. Political corruption charge of intimidation. ...
| Political Talk|| CNN Headline: Why do blacks run mostly white country? - C on 8/15/14 at 8:31 am|
two-thirds of America is white, yet both the President and the chief law enforcement officer are black.
No that's not the real headline, but talk about race baiting pieces of shite. Are blacks not allowed to vote for white people now?
[quote]Why do whites run mostly bla...
| Political Talk|| NY Times - White House considering ground troops to assist Kurds - C on 8/13/14 at 2:16 pm|
[quote]A senior White House official said on Wednesday that the United States would consider using American ground troops to assist Iraqis in rescuing Yazidi refugees if re...
| Political Talk|| President late to another briefing.... UPDATED: Again! and Again! - C on 8/11/14 at 3:52 pm|
Nothing irks me more than how tardy he always is to these damn things. Respect your audience...
| Political Talk|| delete - C on 8/8/14 at 1:08 pm|
nevermind, I miss read...
| Political Talk|| Argentina's President doesn't like soccer; tells the WC finalist to their face. - C on 7/16/14 at 12:27 pm|
She has to be the worst president in the world, right?
[quote]“As you know, I’m no soccer fan,” said President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner, while standing next to Messi and Argentina manager Alejandro Sabella. “I didn’t see a single match, not even the one yesterday (on Sunday). Even so I call...
| Money Talk|| Did I do something wrong? - Tax treatment of stocks sold at various times - C on 7/14/14 at 8:02 am|
Say I purchased 1000 shares of stock ACME at $10 on Dec 1st.
I sell two lots on Dec 26: 300 shares for 10.50 and 400 shares for 10.60. Tax season comes so I have to pay taxes on the short term earnings.
Fast forward a few months: the stock price on the shares I still own are down to $5. If ...
| Money Talk|| Big fish in a small pond or wade into deeper waters? TL/DR - C on 7/5/14 at 9:00 am|
So I've been deliberating on this for a while now and would appreciate some advice.
I work for an oil major and was hired to work within their major projects group 5+ years ago. About 3 years ago I was loaned to help a smaller niche organization within corporate. First I was seen as an outsider ...
| O-T Lounge|| Best way to get from NYC to Norfolk va? - C on 7/3/14 at 8:15 pm|
Not by plane? MIL was flying to see her son in Norfolk and delta canceled her flight after she got to NYC. Shes planning on taking greyhound from grand central station but any other advice is highly appreciated.
Here is a pic if anyone wants to help her out