| Political Talk|| City of Gonzales Councilman upsets parents at special needs park groundbreaking - OleWar on 12/6/13 at 2:26 pm|
A bit of local politics on a slow news day....
| Tiger Rant|| Sirius FM College Tradition Contest - OleWar on 7/8/13 at 11:31 pm|
The Army Navy Game is currently trouncing LSU Night Football, on the Sirius XM facebook page. If you feel like meaningless polls like this can not go unanswered go ahead and vote.
| Political Talk|| Interesting Article- Raymond Davis, Pakistan, CIA - OleWar on 4/9/13 at 11:44 pm|
I'm not sure if everything in the article is factually accurate, but a pretty good read on a couple of levels.
ETA [quote]“If you’re going to send a Jason Bourne character to Pakistan...
| Political Talk|| Why do black coeds get fatter than white coeds their freshman year? spinoff - OleWar on 3/12/13 at 10:07 pm|
Tax dollars at work spin off thread.
Since the board showed they could easily save the govt money by explaining overweight lesbians, maybe the intelligentsia can help with this NIH study.
| Political Talk|| Newest military medal - OleWar on 2/14/13 at 1:03 am|
"With such baubles, men are led"
Napoleon Bonaparte ...
| Political Talk|| Broken, a Primer on American political disorder - OleWar on 1/7/13 at 11:40 am|
You have to subscribe, or go get the magazine at your local book store/ news stand, but the arguments in the full article is one of the best I have read.
Garfinkle ties six topics, Globalization/Automation, Politic...
| Political Talk|| Senate passes FISA extension 73-23 - OleWar on 12/28/12 at 9:34 am|
nothing further to report. Start wailing and gnashing of teeth now....
| More Sports Board|| What would happen if the schools picked the bowl games? - OleWar on 12/27/12 at 7:58 pm|
Besides the the top teams in the championship game or the four team playoff in two years, what would happen if instead of the bowls picking the teams or there being conference tie ins, the top remaining teams would pick what bowls they wanted to go to in order of finishing in the BCS. For example i...
| More Sports Board|| Black College Football (HBCU) is Dying - OleWar on 12/27/12 at 12:53 pm|
This article is about a month old, but I guess still relevant.
Just curious if anyone even cares about these schools, but I have always found it interesting that more African American athle...
| Political Talk|| Law of Sea, US Hedge Fund, Ghana, Argentina Navy - OleWar on 12/26/12 at 11:09 am|
A rather bizarre situation, I'm wondering if there is any precedent for this. Do nations specifically waive immunity for warships when borrowing money?
I sure hope the US in i...
| Political Talk|| Play the 2nd Amendment/ Threat Game - OleWar on 12/22/12 at 3:05 pm|
[b]Threat/2nd Amendment Game
Rules: Follow and quote the person who posted last, but remove 2 points from one threat and add 2 points to another one. When a threat reaches 0, they are eliminated and cannot be brought back. Remove them from the list entirely.
You may only vote once per hour. Y...
| Political Talk|| Chuck Hagel as SecDef- opposed by Chicken Hawk Bill Kristol - OleWar on 12/19/12 at 9:30 pm|
Chuck Hagel has been one of the few principled politicians in Washington, Vietnam Vet with two purple hearts. And someone who has some grasp of the Department of Defense.
| Political Talk|| Firearms for the Poor - OleWar on 12/18/12 at 4:22 pm|
Many on this board have made some impassioned pleas about the 2nd Amendment being one of the most important rights that we as a free citizenry have, if not the most important.
As our nation has become more socially conscience and we have decided to provide housing, food, healthcare, education and...
| Political Talk|| Spinoff- A well armed citizenry in North Lebanon - OleWar on 12/14/12 at 9:43 pm|
Some perspective on how tough life is in some other parts of the world.
| Political Talk|| Bobby Jindal's OTC Birth Control op-ed - OleWar on 12/14/12 at 8:50 am|
All right Poliboard- debate this issue and the politics around it.
| Tiger Rant|| LSU vs Michigan in....... wait for it - OleWar on 12/1/12 at 11:10 pm|
I meen do we really want to play Texas or Clemson, and everyone seems tired of Dallas or Atlanta. ...
| Political Talk|| Chinese protesters attack Jap embassy - OleWar on 9/15/12 at 2:41 pm|
| Political Talk|| What country is this? - OleWar on 3/3/10 at 7:44 pm|
| Political Talk|| Nashi for Obama! - OleWar on 11/3/08 at 12:20 am|