| Political Talk|| Prosecutorial Overreach? Teens Arrested for Letting Friend Drive Drunk - NC_Tigah on 12/7/13 at 4:08 pm|
Yet another case of DA "creativity"
[quote][b]Teens Arrested for Letting Friend Drive Drunk in Fatal Crash[/b]
Could you be held accountable for allowing someone else to drive drunk? Two 17-year-old boys arrested in Glastonbury, CT on Thursday are finding out the hard way that you can. They w...
| Political Talk|| Once Again, USA is the most Charitable Country On Earth, bar none! - NC_Tigah on 12/3/13 at 6:15 pm|
| Political Talk|| Administration: Obamacare is now working smoothly - NC_Tigah on 12/1/13 at 4:34 pm|
[quote][b]Washington (CNN) -- [/b]There is a "night and day" difference between HealthCare.gov on October 1 and the same site on December 1, Jeff Zients, the top administration official responsible for improving the problem-plagued Obamacare enrollment site, said Sunday on a conference call with rep...
| Political Talk|| Happy Thanksgiving all! - NC_Tigah on 11/28/13 at 7:31 am|
[quote][b]If You Must Talk Politics at Thanksgiving, Here's How[/b]
[i][b]10 unsatisfying rules for disagreeing with friends and family over the holidays[/b][/i]
NOV 26 2013[/i]
On Thanksgiving, it's usually best if you don't talk politics. The subject tends to aggravate ...
| Political Talk|| Atheist Billboards To Flood California City As Non-Believers Make Holiday Push - NC_Tigah on 11/27/13 at 1:42 pm|
[b]Atheist Billboards To Flood California City As Non-Believers Make Holiday Push [/b]
[i]By Meredith Bennett-Smith
Posted: 11/27/2013 12:56 pm EST[/i]
Just in time for the holiday season, an anti-religion organization is planning on erecting dozens of atheists billboar...
| Political Talk|| Obamacare Feinter gets rude awakening - NC_Tigah on 11/18/13 at 6:54 pm|
Sooooo . . . . Washington state recalculated subsidies.
Turns out . . . . the Obamacare feinting lady got recategorized.
Does not now qualify for subsidy.
Cannot afford insurance.
[b]Will have to drop all coverage.[/b]
| Money Talk|| Breaking News: Money Honey leaving CNBC for Fox Business - NC_Tigah on 11/18/13 at 5:24 pm|
Glad I caught this.
Simply too critical for the MTB to miss! :lol:[quote][b]Maria Bartiromo Leaving CNBC For FBN[/b]
[i]By Merrill Knox
November 18, 2013[/i]
“After 20 years of groundbreaking work at CNBC, Maria Bartiromo will be leaving the company as her contract expires on November 24,” a C...
| Political Talk|| U.S. pilot scares off Iranians with ‘Top Gun’-worthy stunt - SIAP - NC_Tigah on 11/14/13 at 4:37 pm|
This is from September, so SIAP, but a fun read.[quote]The U.S. Air Force has a message for Iran: Don’t mess with our drones.
In what only can be described as a scene out of Tom Cruise’s “Top Gun,” Gen. Mark A. Welsh III, Air Force chief of staff, describes how F-22 stealth jets scared off Irania...
| Political Talk|| New Mental Health Req Makes Obamacare More Costly, Invites Fraud & Cancellations - NC_Tigah on 11/11/13 at 6:10 pm|
New Mental Health Mandate Will Make Obamacare More Expensive, Increase Fraud And Canceled Policies[/b]
[i]Merrill Matthews, Contributor
Even as stories pour in of Americans facing steeply higher health insurance premiums and canceled coverage, Team Obama just ...
| Political Talk|| The Hidden Obamacare Taxes That Will Crush The Middle Class - NC_Tigah on 11/11/13 at 5:36 pm|
[quote][b]The Hidden Obamacare Taxes That Will Crush The Middle Class[/b]
Get ready to be blindsided by a barrage of new taxes. $1 trillion worth...
They'll be coming courtesy of the Affordable Care Act, otherwise known as Obamacare.
And they won't just be affecting those who make over $250...
| Political Talk|| AP editors: Obama relies on staged propaganda photos - NC_Tigah on 11/2/13 at 7:21 am|
[quote]President Obama, who prefers to circulate press release-style pictures taken by his own paid photographers.
These official photographs are little more than propaganda, according to AP director of photography Santiago Lyon.
The AP has only been permitted to photograph the president alone...
| Money Talk|| Ways to buy a home without cash - NC_Tigah on 10/28/13 at 12:33 pm|
We field home financing related questions on this board from time to time. Thought this would be an interesting read for those potential home buyers.[quote]Rachel Wolfinbarger knows it's just a myth that you need a 20% down payment to buy a home today. How does she know? Because the California blogg...
| Political Talk|| Stop & Frisk gets ridiculous: It's the Right's Version of Big Brother Government - NC_Tigah on 10/26/13 at 11:28 am|
Here We Have the Right's Version of Big Brother Government.
It is one big FAIL ![quote]City College of Technology student Trayon Christian, 19, filed a civil rights lawsuit against the NYPD and Barneys New York, claiming he was racially profiled while shopping at the Madison Avenue store.
| Political Talk|| The WSJ Takes a Look Ahead: ObamaCare 2016 - How might it look in 3 yrs? - NC_Tigah on 10/25/13 at 8:41 pm|
[quote][b]ObamaCare 2016: Happy Yet?[/b]
[b][i]The website problems were finally solved. But the doctor shortage is a nightmare.[/i][/b]
[i]By BRADLEY ALLEN
Oct. 22, 2013[/i]
[By 2016] The forecast shortage of doctors has become a real problem. It started in 2014 when the ACA cut $716 billi...
| Political Talk|| CBS News: Obamacare forcing insurers to drop customers - NC_Tigah on 10/25/13 at 11:38 am|
Et tu, Brute?
:lol:[quote]The Affordable Care Act was signed by President Obama in 2010 and since then he has repeated one reassuring phrase: "If you like your insurance plan you will keep it. No one will be able to take that away from you. It hasn't happened yet. It won't happen in t...
| Political Talk|| BOHICA: Elderly New Yorkers Are Sick Over Losing Doctors Under ObamaCare - NC_Tigah on 10/25/13 at 10:33 am|
Yep, this is going to end well. :lol:[quote][b]The NEW YORK POST[/b]
[b]Elderly patients sick over losing doctors under ObamaCare[/b]
By Carl Campanile
October 25, 2013
ObamaCare is making seniors sick.
Elderly New Yorkers are in a panic after getting notices that insurance companies are...
| Political Talk|| Obamacare Exchanges: "The Doctor Can't See You Now" - NC_Tigah on 10/25/13 at 8:09 am|
[b]Insurers limiting doctors, hospitals in health insurance market[/b]
[i]by Chad Terhune[/i]
The doctor can't see you now.
Consumers may hear that a lot more often after getting health insurance under President ...
| Political Talk|| "Brosurance" gets a visitor - NC_Tigah on 10/22/13 at 2:55 pm|
| Money Talk|| A most excellent offer to join South Africans in an investment. Thoughts? - NC_Tigah on 10/22/13 at 8:01 am|
Well, well, well . . . good fortune has smiled on me this morning.
Just received this letter from a doctor-lawyer-financial consultant.
He asked that I keep it confidential, so this has to be kept on the down low.
It is just between my Money Board confidants and me.
Do you guys think a "7...
| Political Talk|| NY Times: Obamacare, Failing Ahead of Schedule - NC_Tigah on 10/21/13 at 2:05 pm|
[b]Obamacare, Failing Ahead of Schedule[/b]
[i]By ROSS DOUTHAT
October 19, 2013[/i]
THIS is not the column about the Obamacare rollout I expected to write.
If you had told me, months ago, that weeks after the heal...
| Political Talk|| The President's "Signature Legislative Achievement" was rammed through without - NC_Tigah on 10/16/13 at 7:12 am|
The President's "Signature Legislative Achievement" aka Obamacare was rammed through vis-a-vis the most partisan act of its kind in our history.
Not one GOP vote in support.
Even with liberal Republicans like Snowe or Collins, and moderates like Brown and Murkowski, not a single vote sought or...
| Political Talk|| CNBC: Are Errors in Obamacare Code Fixable? - NC_Tigah on 10/14/13 at 4:05 pm|
[quote]Obamacare code fixable?
MON 14 OCT 13 | 01:17 PM ET
CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports the government continues to make fixes to the Federal Exchange. One issue had to do with selecting security questions. "This has been resolved," says Michael Ricotta of Blue Fountain Media Development. He says ...
| Tiger Rant|| . - NC_Tigah on 10/13/13 at 2:18 pm|
| More Sports Board|| Utah just beat Stanford! - NC_Tigah on 10/12/13 at 8:14 pm|
| Political Talk|| Why Can't We Have Single-Payer Medicine Like The Chinese --- It Is The Future. - NC_Tigah on 10/11/13 at 9:05 am|
[quote][b]China: Man Amputates His Own Leg With Saw[/b]
[i]By Mark Stone, China Correspondent
[b][i]Neighbours reported hearing screams as the Chinese man removed his leg because he was unable to pay a hospital for the surgery.[/i][/b]
| Political Talk|| Cracks Emerge Among Democrats Over the Shutdown - NC_Tigah on 10/9/13 at 4:29 pm|
D.C. mayor Gray confronts Reid on Capitol steps over shutdown’s impact on city[/b]
[i]by Mike DeBonis and Ed O’Keefe
Wednesday, October 9, 1:39 PM[/i]
An unusual confrontation took place on the U.S. Capitol steps Wednesday when District Mayor Vincent C. Gray crashed...
| Money Talk|| Janet Yellen to be nominated as Fed Chair tomorrow - NC_Tigah on 10/8/13 at 6:03 pm|
| Political Talk|| Economist Wesbury: Talk of Default is Nothing More Than a 'Scare Tactic' - NC_Tigah on 10/8/13 at 5:05 pm|
Economist Wesbury: Talk of Default a 'Scare Tactic'
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 08:11 AM
By: Dan Weil
Failure by Congress and the White House to agree on a debt ceiling increase won't cause the government to default on its debt payments, says Brian Wesbury, chief economist at Fir...
| Political Talk|| Moody's CEO: US default 'extremely unlikely' even if debt ceiling is reached - NC_Tigah on 10/7/13 at 7:53 am|
[b]Moody's CEO: US default 'extremely unlikely'[/b]
[i]Sunday, 6 Oct 2013 | 10:14 PM ET
By: Katie Holliday[/i]
Moody's CEO: Confident US will pay their bills
Raymond McDaniel, President & CEO, Moody's tells CNBC's Martin Soo...
| Political Talk|| Kentucky Obamacare: ‘WARNING: No Explicit or Implicit Expectation of Privacy’ - NC_Tigah on 10/5/13 at 7:48 am|
[quote][b]Kentucky Marketplace: ‘WARNING: No Explicit or Implicit Expectation of Privacy’
User info ‘may be intercepted, monitored, recorded … and disclosed’ to government personnel[/b]
[i]BY: Elizabeth Harrington
October 4, 2013 4:15 pm[/i]
The Kentucky Obamacare marketplace has no “expectati...