| Political Talk|| Is there no one left on the DNC side to throw into the Pres. race? - rpg37 on 7/24/15 at 9:03 pm|
I just cannot see Hillary losing to her opponents, but I thought the Dems were a little deeper than this. Weren't there a couple of Hispanic & black mayors from Texas and New Jersey who were uber popular? Not suggesting they would win, but I thought these guys were the next generation and I have not...View Topic - Replies (6)
| Political Talk|| DNC in CT to drop Presidents Jefferson & Jackson from State dinner due to NAACP pressure - rpg37 on 7/23/15 at 10:17 am|
http://m.ctpost.com/news/article/Democrats-drop-Thomas-Jefferson-and-Andrew-6400544.php Jefferson and Andrew Jackson are history in Connecticut. Under pressure from the NAACP, the state Democratic Party will scrub the names of the two presidents from its annual fundraising dinner because of th...View Topic - Replies (37)
| O-T Lounge|| High points to visit in Maine & New Hampshire? - rpg37 on 7/15/15 at 11:51 pm|
Flying out from Memphis Friday...found tickets from Memphis to New York for $230!! Sweet. So, I am visiting my stepdad's family for a few days in Maine. They live near the NH line. I have never been further NE than VA, however. What are some attractions of these two states? I am big into colonial er...View Topic - Replies (13)
| O-T Lounge|| Thoughts on a roommate of different race/gender? - rpg37 on 7/15/15 at 9:26 pm|
I have never had one before. However, I am moving to Oxford now and quickly scrambling to find one. I have screened three people and the best person is a black female. We talked about the issue and she understood the feelings. We both have concerns about others view it - friends, families, and gener...View Topic - Replies (20)
| O-T Lounge|| Starkville, MS Man Charged with Unnatural Intercourse with Horse - rpg37 on 7/14/15 at 3:21 pm|
[quote]In his lengthy law enforcement career, Oktibbeha County Sheriff’s Department Lt. Brett Watson has never heard a complaint like the one his department received Monday. Larry Mobley, 25, of Skinner Road in Oktibbeha County, was arrested Monday after a witness allegedly saw Mobley having “unn...View Topic - Replies (22)
| Money Talk|| Edward Jones - Get out ---> Vanguard is the way to go!!! - rpg37 on 7/14/15 at 12:44 pm|
I am trying to close on a house. However, my financial advisor is out of town and I have to navigate the website on my own. I have to show to my loan officer what the procedures and policies for me are in regard to withdrawing from my account - both traditional and Roth IRA. I cannot find the offici...
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| Political Talk|| This education policy flew in 1983? - rpg37 on 7/13/15 at 12:59 pm|
In 1983 we seek four major education goals: 1) A quality education initiative to encourage a substantial upgrading of math and science instruction through block grants to the States; 2) establishment of education savings accounts that will give middle and lower-income families an incentive to sa...View Topic - Replies (4)
| Food and Drink|| Best champagne for mimosas? - rpg37 on 7/11/15 at 4:50 pm|
Planning a brunch with friends tomorrow. Love drinking these but never made them myself. What champagne do you recommend be used with it? ...
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| Political Talk|| What GOP philosophies have changed since the 1980s? - rpg37 on 7/7/15 at 2:39 pm|
I keep hearing Reagan would be a moderate and the GOP has moved way right. In what way? I view the country as constantly moving left, taking both parties with it. So, what specific policies has the GOP moved way to the right on in the past 25-35 years and could Reagan of 1984 (who won 49 states) win...View Topic - Replies (10)
| Tiger Rant|| DJ LeMahieu Selected as Reserve NL All-Star - rpg37 on 7/6/15 at 6:07 pm|
Chosen over Troy Tulo!!! :geauxtigers: The 26 year old 2B and former national champion at LSU is currently in the Top 5 in the NL with a .298 BA and has a very solid .351 OBP, four HRs, 37 RBIs, 42 Runs scored and 12 SBs....
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| Money Talk|| Paying off mortgage faster when you have multiple properties... - rpg37 on 7/2/15 at 5:27 am|
Just bought a new home in Oxford, MS for $150k. This is a long-term house for me. My first house, was bought for $37k on foreclosure. I am renting it out this year for $800 month on a $450 mortgage. The APR on this home is 3.875%. Now, I know that the common answer on fast-pacing a home purchase ...
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| O-T Lounge|| Tips for body acne? - rpg37 on 7/2/15 at 2:53 am|
Dangerous place to post, but I know I am not the only one. It is killing me now. Particularly chest and shoulders. My entire face is clear. I work outdoors now and just sweat bad coaching for about three hours coaching. I wear loose clothes that wind out easily. I am chugging water all day, dras...View Topic - Replies (26)
| Political Talk|| Would America have returned to a two-party system had Perot won in '92? - rpg37 on 6/30/15 at 5:20 pm|
Just got to wondering, if Perot would have won, do you think that would have legitimized a perpetual, high-power third party system in America?...View Topic - Replies (3)
| More Sports|| Harvard freshman said to be NCAA's first openly transgender swimmer - rpg37 on 6/30/15 at 2:43 pm|
[link=(http://www.si.com/more-sports/2015/06/30/harvard-transgender-swimmer-schuyler-bailar-ncaa-first?xid=si_social)]Sports Illustrated[/link] [quote]When Harvard freshman Schuyler Bailar joins the Crimson's men's swim team in the fall, it is believed he will be NCAA's first openly transgender s...
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| Political Talk|| Winning strategy for long-term GOP success? - rpg37 on 6/30/15 at 1:38 pm|
Combination deal: full amnesty and master cut of virtually all welfare types. Cannot have both - it cannot work. 1) Improves the Hispanic vote. 2) Hurts black support, but who cares, they are not voting for us no matter what. This is really how America was in the 1800s and early 1900s. Immi...View Topic - Replies (11)
| O-T Lounge|| Is dental insurance worth it? - rpg37 on 6/29/15 at 8:01 pm|
I am not suggesting not going to the dentist, but I am paying through Delta Dental $55/month. It pays 100% for two visits a year and then a major bulk for other operations (which I never need). What may be a better option for a single guy trying to save a few bucks?...View Topic - Replies (13)
| Political Talk|| True or false - gay marriage would be legal today without social mexia - rpg37 on 6/26/15 at 10:16 am|
In 2004, Proposition 8 in California to legalize gay marriage failed 58-38%. In California! People's opinions don't change that quickly. However, the advent of social media created a scenario where we have conditioned people that if they are against things they are either racist, sexist or bigoted. ...View Topic - Replies (3)
| More Sports|| NCAA Approves the Addition of New Events for Swimming & Diving - rpg37 on 6/25/15 at 11:35 pm|
I know swimming is not a hot sport on this board, but for those who have experience in the sport, this is pretty significant news. [link=(http://swimswam.com/ncaa-approves-100-yard-im-synchronized-diving-for-college-competition/)]SWIM SWAM[/link] [quote]The NCAA has unveiled a sweeping set of...
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| O-T Lounge|| LinkedIn | What do you do when you're endorsed by people you never met? - rpg37 on 6/25/15 at 9:34 pm|
I have three 'connections' who have endorsed me in randomized skills. I do not recall meeting these people. I accepted their invitations only because sometimes I do forget people through business meetings and casual contacts. I find these endorsements weird to me. Furthermore, what percent of bu...View Topic - Replies (13)
| Political Talk|| Petition to remove Robert KKK Byrd (D-WV) from all public entities. - rpg37 on 6/24/15 at 8:09 pm|
[link=(https://www.change.org/p/west-virginia-governor-to-remove-the-name-of-the-late-senator-and-ku-klux-klan-member-robert-byrd-from-the-public-space-road-ways-and-government-buildings-including-schools?just_created=true)]change.org[/link] [quote]To remove the name of the late Senator and Ku Kl...View Topic - Replies (2)