| Political Talk|| Liberty Kids (move over Tea Party?) - TrueTiger on 8/6/14 at 12:03 pm|
I read this article on republican 'Liberty Kids' who are supposedly at odds with the Tea Party and see this quote:
[quote]Despite personal politics that might seem more in tune with Democrats - world peace, ending the war on drugs and addressing global warming top the list of concerns for many - th...
| Political Talk|| Muslims shaping the fabric of our nation - TrueTiger on 8/3/14 at 10:12 am|
Turns out that Obama has a point.
[quote]5. Getting us here in the first place
This one predates the United States as a nation, but without it, the United States would not exist. Every schoolchild knows, or used to know, that in 1492 Christopher Columbus sailed the ocean blue and discovered Amer...
| SEC Rant|| NCAA settle class-action concussion suit for $70M - TrueTiger on 7/29/14 at 12:27 pm|
[quote]The NCAA has agreed to settle a class-action head injury lawsuit by providing $70 million for concussion testing and diagnosis of current and former student-athletes, according to court documents filed Tuesday in Chicago.[/quote]
| Political Talk|| Islamist in N. Iraq have public outreach program for Christians - TrueTiger on 7/18/14 at 2:34 pm|
In an effort to convince Christians to convert to Islam it seems that these Islamist are using a tried and true program to convince them.
[quote]"We offer them three choices: Islam; the dhimma contract - involving payment of jizya; if they refuse this they will have nothing but the sword"[/quote]...
| Political Talk|| POLL- Obama's approval rating at 72% - TrueTiger on 7/11/14 at 9:04 am|
[link=(http://www.usatoday.com/story/theoval/2014/07/11/obama-gallup-poll-religion-approval-ratings-christian-muslim-mormon/12513897/)]Obama ranks high with Muslims[/link]
so he's got that going for him
| Political Talk|| U. of Cal. economics professor debunks minimum wage - TrueTiger on 7/8/14 at 9:18 am|
It doesn't really help the 'poor' as advertised. (and most of you already knew that)
[quote]Minimum wages are ineffective at helping poor families because such a small share of the benefits flow to them.
One might think that low-wage workers and low-income families are the same. But data from ...
| Political Talk|| Sometimes prayers can be awkward - TrueTiger on 7/1/14 at 1:29 pm|
like when you're hosting an abortion celebration.
[quote]State Sen. Wendy Davis held an abortion party Wednesday night to celebrate the one-year anniversary of her filibuster. Davis is the Democratic Party’s nominee for Texas governor.
It was an abortion party. They called it a “celebration” t...
| Political Talk|| The racism extends beyond black helicopters - TrueTiger on 6/29/14 at 2:11 pm|
[link=(http://www.ijreview.com/2014/06/151734-pc-overload-washpo-oped-slams-naming-military-helicopters-native-american-tribes/)]Naming Military Heilicopters After Native American Tribes[/link]
[quote]These are the names of helicopters our military uses in war. They save lives, and across all a...
| Political Talk|| Movie theatre alcohol companion thread - TrueTiger on 6/28/14 at 10:47 am|
In addition to alcohol being legal in theaters, we can now donate booze to our favorite charities.
[link=(http://newsle.com/article/0/162468669/)]Liquor donations to charities legal in LA[/link]
I think I'll donate a 6-pack to a local Baptist charity....
| Help Board|| Bump on edit - TrueTiger on 6/25/14 at 1:32 pm|
Can't the board be set up to bump on edits?
That way when you update a post it bumps it with the fresh information the same as a new post....
| Political Talk|| Advice for liberal millionaires - TrueTiger on 6/24/14 at 6:43 pm|
[link=(http://www.politico.com/story/2014/06/david-brock-liberal-millionaire-existential-crisis-108215.html)]Embrace the hypocrisy[/link]
[quote]Brock, a former “right-wing hit-man”-turned-top-big-money-Democratic-operative, is part of a behind-the-scenes campaign to convince donors it’s OK to at...
| O-T Lounge|| Nazi Cafe reopens - TrueTiger on 6/23/14 at 8:54 am|
(sorry if Germans)
| Tech Board|| wireless Hotspot Plans - TrueTiger on 6/8/14 at 10:58 am|
which one gets the most bang for the buck?
| Tech Board|| Vizio HD50 Plasma won't come on - TrueTiger on 5/27/14 at 6:45 pm|
Power light is lit but the screen is dark gray and no sound.
Is it possible that a control board change might make it work? They aren't too much on ebay....
| O-T Lounge|| Anyone know what time Lusher HS graduation time is tonight? - TrueTiger on 5/23/14 at 10:33 am|
didn't want to do a thread but google failed and so did their website.
[link=(http://www.lusherschool.org/node/426)]hasn't been updated in 3 years[/link]
| Political Talk|| Senate Democrats Block VA Accountability Bill - TrueTiger on 5/22/14 at 8:23 pm|
[link=(http://www.cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/matt-vespa/senators-blocks-va-accountability-bill)]Dems block bill that would improve VA for vets[/link]
[quote]As the Veterans Affairs (VA) fiasco rages on, the House passed a piece of legislation that would make it easier to fire VA employees and make th...
| More Sports Board|| Cal. bill limiting full contact practice - TrueTiger on 5/16/14 at 7:35 am|
[link=(http://bigstory.ap.org/article/bill-limits-full-contact-youth-football-drills)]Cal bill limits full contact[/link]
[quote]The California bill limits drills involving game-speed tackling to 90-minute sessions twice a week, while prohibiting such full-contact drills in the offseason. It also...
| O-T Lounge|| Turkish dating show contestant reveals killing wife - TrueTiger on 5/12/14 at 8:40 am|
How I turned a mistake into a troll of the self appointed TD "germans police"....
| Political Talk|| The principle of gay wedding cakes and abortion clinics - TrueTiger on 5/6/14 at 9:47 pm|
We've all seen the recent dust-ups over bakers forced to do business with gays. We've seen similar stories about photographers in similar situations.
It seems that one of the problems facing Texas abortion clinics is that people just won't do business with them for basic services like, water de...
| O-T Lounge|| "Without the Internet, I never would have sold sex" - TrueTiger on 5/6/14 at 4:39 pm|
I guess it takes a PhD to figure this out.
[quote]The Internet has undoubtedly changed conditions in the sex-selling arena. New ways of making contact between buyer and seller have de...