| Fark Board|| Bill Clinton pictured posing with two PROSTITUTES at star-studded charity event - NC_Tigah on 3/1/14 at 10:06 pm|
[quote]Bill Clinton pictured posing with two PROSTITUTES at star-studded charity event in his honor
Former President Clinton was pictured with two prostitutes who work at a legal brothel in Nevada
They were captured chatting at a charity event in Los Angeles on Thursday where Clinton gave the keyn...
| Money Talk|| Investing in marijuana: a growing interest - NC_Tigah on 2/26/14 at 8:48 am|
Topic was covered broadly on cnbc this am.
Bunch of penny stocks out there like HEMP, MJNA, etc. Market Caps of $113M and $280M respectively.
But some are more traditional like CANN, CANV. Market Caps $285M and $1.75Bn.
Thoughts on industry opportunities/risks?[quote]Investing in marijuana s...
| Fark Board|| Netanyahu accidentally gave German Chancellor Angela Merkel a Hitler mustache - NC_Tigah on 2/25/14 at 6:52 pm|
Photo of Netanyahu Shadow Painting Merkel W/ Hitler Stache Goes Viral
Yesterday 11:03 AM by Jacob Kornbluh
[i]During a joint press conference in Jerusalem, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accidentally gave ...
| Political Talk|| Netanyahu accidentally gave German Chancellor Angela Merkel a Hitler mustache - NC_Tigah on 2/25/14 at 6:50 pm|
Now he's done it!
Wait until our resident antiZionists get a hold of this! :lol:
Photo of Netanyahu Shadow Painting Merkel W/ Hitler Stache Goes Viral
Yesterday 11:03 AM by Jacob Kornbluh
[i]During a join...
| Political Talk|| Goldman-Sachs lifts ban on talking in elevators :lol: - NC_Tigah on 2/25/14 at 4:00 pm|
This is a story with more laughs than "Something About Mary." Also a good excuse to post an Obama joke:
[b]"Listening to Obama talk about the economy is like listening to a chick talk about football"[/b] :lol:
For three years @GSElevator - GS Elevator Gossip - "Things heard in the Goldman Sach...
| Political Talk|| Obamacare Employer-Sponsored Insurance Costs Set To Skyrocket - NC_Tigah on 2/25/14 at 9:46 am|
[quote]The Next Shoe To Drop: Obamacare Will Increase The Cost Of Employer-Sponsored Insurance
Yesterday, the Obama Administration’s Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services released a six-page report predicting that Obamacare could cause premiums to increase for nearly two-thirds of small- to ...
| Political Talk|| Harold Ford on CNBC: Index minimum wage to inflation and all will be right - NC_Tigah on 2/25/14 at 7:30 am|
Saw Harold Ford on CNBC this am. He was discussing Pres. Obama's $10.10 minimum wage proposal. He said "if minimum wage was simply indexed to inflation, it would be $10.40 in today's dollars."
Just out of curiosity, I checked.
Minimum wage was set at 25¢ in 1938.
$.25 in 1938 would equal $4.0...
| Political Talk|| Ukrainians left open-mouthed at the opulence of Yanukovych's country estate - NC_Tigah on 2/23/14 at 9:11 am|
[quote][b]Ukraine uprising: The private zoo, the galleon moored on a private lake, the fleet of vintage cars - Ukrainians left open-mouthed at the opulence of Yanukovych's country estate[/b]
It was the expressions on the faces of the everyday Ukrainians that stayed in the mind. As the crowds flun...
| Money Talk|| Retirement planning, what's reasonable expectation for portfolio return - NC_Tigah on 2/18/14 at 1:47 pm|
Spinoff from the what's your number thread.
What is a reasonable expectation for portfolio return in planning a retirement account.
Let's assume someone has a particular retirement income target. Their retirement is entirely predicated on hitting a portfolio value that would reliably generate...
| Political Talk|| Post Office's Brilliant Strategy For Solvency -- Become a Bank - NC_Tigah on 2/16/14 at 5:25 am|
serving high risk, low income neighborhoods.
Sort of taking the pre-2008 Fannie/Freddie concept and running with it.
Elizabeth"Cherokee"Warren think it is a great idea.[quote]People like to complain about banks popping up like Starbucks on every corner these days. But in poor neighborhoods, the p...
| Political Talk|| American Exceptionalism - The Olympic Story of Speed Skater Emily Scott - NC_Tigah on 2/15/14 at 3:02 pm|
[quote]Emily Scott (born February 16, 1989) is an American short track speed skater who is scheduled to compete in the 500 metres event at 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. As a young girl, Scott was a gymnast and roller skater. She discontinued gymnastics when it became too expensive, and took...
| Political Talk|| Obamacare Increases Medical Billing Complexity Nearly 5-fold - NC_Tigah on 2/15/14 at 11:36 am|
Just what the Doctor ordered :rolleyes:[quote][img]http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/9/93/The_Logo_of_The_Washington_Post_Newspaper.svg/200px-The_Logo_of_The_Washington_Post_Newspaper.svg.png[/img]
[b]When squirrels attack! There’s a medical code for that.[/b]
BY SARAH KLIFF
| Political Talk|| This robber certainly had nads . . . - NC_Tigah on 2/4/14 at 7:51 am|
[b] . . . but not anymore[/b] :lol:
[quote][b]Shooting suspect who shot himself in testicles faces assault, robbery charges[/b]
PORTLAND, Ore. – The man who shot himself in the testicles during a robbery and shooting Tuesday night was booked into jail on assault and robbery charges Thursday, ...
| Political Talk|| Clarence Thomas is about to undergo another high tech lynching - NC_Tigah on 2/4/14 at 7:29 am|
Sounds to be the stuff of another unapologetically biased "documentary" by an unapologetically agenda-driven filmmaker. What a sad commentary that an androphobe like Hill could convert her pathology into so much public damage.
Luckily for Bill Clinton, he never went so far as to find a kinky hai...
| Political Talk|| The government hides ACA Navigators' felony convictions for your own good - NC_Tigah on 2/2/14 at 6:31 am|
[quote]43 California ACA Navigators Have Criminal Convictions, Including for Forgery and Welfare Fraud
By Jillian Kay Melchior
January 29, 2014 1:01 PM
A few findings:
At least 43 convicted criminals are working as navigators in California.
One navigator committed forgery twice in twelve ...
| Political Talk|| School Officials Tossed Kids’ Lunches in Trash Over Money Owed - NC_Tigah on 2/1/14 at 11:25 am|
[quote][b]School Tossed Kids’ Lunches in Trash Over Money Owed[/b]
[i]By Matthew Foster
Jan 30, 2014 2:09pm[/i]
Parents in Utah are upset this week after school officials took lunches away from children and threw the food in the trash because their cafeteria accounts had run out of money.
| Political Talk|| Rand Paul Skirts Senate Rules - NC_Tigah on 1/31/14 at 5:47 pm|
Some rules are worth skirting! :cheers:
[quote]“Because of Senate rules [Paul] wasn’t able to keep his practice for profit but … to keep his skills honed and well as to be able to continue to practice, the only way he’s able to do that is if he does it as pro bono work,” Paul’s communication dire...
| Political Talk|| Obama's MyRA Retirement Proposal -- Here are a few more details - NC_Tigah on 1/29/14 at 5:29 pm|
[b]Obama's 'MyRA' retirement plans may have limited advantages[/b]
[i]Published: Wednesday, 29 Jan 2014
By: John W. Schoen, CNBC.com Economics Reporter[/i]
As part of his pledge to help finan...
| Money Talk|| AAPL missed earnings - NC_Tigah on 1/27/14 at 3:47 pm|
[quote]Apple's numbers are out!
And it's a miss on the only thing that matters: iPhone sales.
The company reported that it sold 51 million units, which is lower than sell-side expectations of 54.7 million. The whisper number was 56-57 million.
The company's guidance was also well below expec...
| Political Talk|| WashPost puts out its own media hit piece on Rand Paul. - NC_Tigah on 1/27/14 at 11:50 am|
Any threat to Hillary, BOHICA! [quote][b]Rand Paul’s shaky weekend sheds light on weaknesses[/b]
[i]By Jennifer Rubin
January 27 at 10:00 am[/i]
This weekend certainly demonstrated that Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) has his work cut out for him if he decides to run for president. In a large sense he h...
| More Sports Board|| Sherman fined $7,875 because he "unnecessarily taunted his opponent." - NC_Tigah on 1/24/14 at 6:16 pm|
I think the fine was supposedly for the choking gesture directed at CK, not for the Crabtree exchange FWIW.[quote]Sherman also drew a flag for taunting after tipping the victory-clinching interception to teammate Malcolm Smith in the final minute of Sunday's 23-17 victory over the San Francisco 49er...
| Political Talk|| "The Sochi Project" - The bizarre story behind Russia's Winter Olympics - NC_Tigah on 1/19/14 at 8:19 am|
[quote][b]The Sochi Project Displays Troubling Side of Olympic City[/b]
Some of the only in-depth reporting on true conditions of the area surrounding Sochi's "Olympic bubble," went on display at the DePaul Art Museum this week.
The Dutch creators behind "The Sochi Project," a photographer and...
| Political Talk|| Little League coach sues player $600K over injury incurred during celebration - NC_Tigah on 1/16/14 at 7:30 pm|
[quote][b]Little League coach sues player for $600,000 over injury suffered from helmet toss [/b]
[i]Alan Beck is seeking $500,000 in pain and suffering, and an additional $100,000 in lost wages and medical bills, from the unnamed 14-year-old player whose helmet landed on Beck’s foot and tore his ...
| Political Talk|| Evolution: Missing link found. Fish => Tetrapod - NC_Tigah on 1/14/14 at 12:03 pm|
[quote]New Fossils of Tiktaalik roseae Amaze Scientists
Jan 14, 2014 by Sci-News.com
[i]Paleontologists led by Prof Neil Shubin from the University of Chicago have discovered unique fossils of Tiktaalik roseae – the most compelling example yet of a creature that was at the cusp of the fish-tetra...
| Political Talk|| . - NC_Tigah on 1/14/14 at 5:39 am|
Published: May 14, 1986
nevermind . . . . :lol:...
| Political Talk|| Ariel Sharon, dead at 85 - NC_Tigah on 1/11/14 at 7:51 am|
[quote]Ariel Sharon, whose half century as a military and political leader in Israel was marked with victories and controversies, died Saturday after eight years in a coma, Israeli Army Radio reported. Sharon was 85.
Sharon died at Sheba Medical Center in the Tel Aviv suburb of Tel Hashomer.
| Political Talk|| Daily News: Funny Christie Headline - NC_Tigah on 1/9/14 at 7:07 pm|
| Political Talk|| Wal-Mart recalls tainted donkey meat in China - NC_Tigah on 1/2/14 at 4:43 am|
Saw this report on CNBC. Had to laugh.
So apparently the scandal is not that Wal-Mart was selling donkey meat in the first place, but rather that it was "tainted" with non-donkey DNA. Seems it was mixed with meat from "other animals" and the Chinese are aghast. One can only imagine what other ani...
| Political Talk|| Dodd-Frank 3 years later - Who gets hurt? Everyday folks . . . again! - NC_Tigah on 12/29/13 at 6:08 am|
[quote]Three years after the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act became law, experts are still debating its impact.
President Barack Obama celebrated its enactment during his weekly address.“Three years ago this weekend, we put into place tough new rules of the road for the ...
| Political Talk|| Hitler finds out he can't keep his doctor under Obamacare - NC_Tigah on 12/12/13 at 1:26 pm|
[b][link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hxwot4sGTrM)]Hitler finds out he can't keep his doctor under Obamacare[/link][/b]