| Political Talk|| Arizona poll: Obama leads by 2% - ottothewise on 10/14/12 at 5:50 pm|
poll taken entirely after the first presidential debate has Obama 44, Romney 42.
[quote]With 11 electoral votes, the state has been considered to be leaning in Romney's favor.
The state's ...
| Political Talk|| making the debate about manners - ottothewise on 10/12/12 at 6:40 pm|
Do we really care so much about manners, that we are willing to ignore lies?
There is some very prissy right wing spin happening today, in which they ignore the content of the debate and tell us that Biden was rude.
Is there anyone posting on TD who is neutral on obama vs romney, sufficien...
| Political Talk|| undecideds 50 to 31 for Biden over Ryan - ottothewise on 10/12/12 at 9:08 am|
50 to 31 for Biden over Ryan among undecideds
| Political Talk|| jobless claims fall to lowest since BUSH43 - ottothewise on 10/11/12 at 11:48 am|
please trot out Forbes and former CEO's to rant against the jobless numbers. Oops, look at the numbers: lowest since BUSH43's derivatives catastrophe.
| Political Talk|| newest Romney flip flop on abortion rights - ottothewise on 10/10/12 at 12:54 pm|
[quote]Running for Massachusetts governor in 2002, Romney said he would "preserve and protect" a woman's right to choose abortion. In his race for president, he says he is "pro-life" and supports abortion only in cases of rape, incest or to save the life of the woman.
| O-T Lounge|| sex addiction is a 'real' disorder. - ottothewise on 10/10/12 at 12:43 pm|
Any of you O-T ballers enjoy an AA meeting of sexual addicts?
A great place for singles and swingers to meet up?
| Political Talk|| why I like Newt - ottothewise on 10/10/12 at 10:03 am|
[quote]Gingrich Concedes Romney Wasn’t Honest About His Tax Plan During Debate
"its clear he changed" *or else it was total b.s.
| Political Talk|| Rand Paul critical of Romney's war-bluster/neo-con chest thumping - ottothewise on 10/10/12 at 9:44 am|
Sen Paul, R-KY knows we cant afford the neo-con 'strategy' adopted by Romney.
[quote]but I am a bit dismayed by his foreign policy speech Monday, titled "Mantle of Leadership."
Sen. Rand Paul:
Romney chose to criticiz...
| Help Board|| ban TN BHOY stalking - ottothewise on 10/8/12 at 8:12 pm|
kindly give TN Bhoy a long time out.
he's stalking me again, using the same ploy I was banned for using RA to point out TN BHOY stalking me, to the admins.
bs about my housemate, interrup...
| Political Talk|| Hugo Chavez wins another 6 years, by 10%. 81% voted. - ottothewise on 10/8/12 at 2:53 pm|
a higher percentage (81%) voted in Venezuela's presidential election than will bother to vote in the USA 2012 election
| Help Board|| question about NFL survivor pickem game - ottothewise on 10/8/12 at 9:46 am|
I was banned for a few weeks and missed some games.
I picked one NFL survivor winner right before my bannage.
Am I still allowed to play?
I would forgo being the official winner since others have had to pick correctly in the interim.
| More Sports Board|| late hits after TD is scored - ottothewise on 10/8/12 at 9:42 am|
anyone else notice that after ball carrier enters the end zone, officials stop calling penalties on defenders for pushing/hitting ball carriers/WRs after the TD is effectively scored?
ball carrier slows down in the end zone, DB catches up and shoves ball carrier pushing off balance, to ground. ...
| Political Talk|| false propaganda: that the jobs numbers were cooked - ottothewise on 10/8/12 at 9:14 am|
[quote]The monthly jobs numbers are put together by career government analysts, using long-established statistical methods that are shielded from political influence. Until recently, the BLS was run by an appointee from the Bush administration, and it currently has no political appointees.
| Political Talk|| another lie Romney told - ottothewise on 10/5/12 at 6:00 pm|
One of Romney's proud moments during debate#1 was when he crowed that he had worked with the dem legislature to craft the bill we now call Romneycare.
that is a lie. he didnt demonstrate the capability to work across the aisle, something he was asked about specifically,
HOW COULD YOU DEAL WITH ...
| O-T Lounge|| DNA tests reveal Neanderthal lineage in some humans - ottothewise on 10/5/12 at 9:50 am|
anyone on TD ever have their DNA looked at by an expert?
article hints that people with Neanderthal DNA have better immune systems.
| Political Talk|| Money cannot be allowed to dictate that only money matters. - ottothewise on 10/4/12 at 8:02 pm|
Money cannot be allowed to dictate that only money matters.
I keep wondering about the apocalpse salesmen telling me socialist security and medicare are going away unless we switch to a voucher so we can pay the old people 1/2 what they are getting.
EVERYONE is going to get old. The Voucher...
| O-T Lounge|| picking against teams in pickem - ottothewise on 10/4/12 at 5:55 pm|
I picked Nebraska over THE Ohio State U because I have strong negative feelings about THE Ohio State u.
I nearly picked tOSU, because I figured the refs would cheat for them, but I cant make myself pick them.
I had a supervisee, a fairly hot woman (7 on the O-T scale, great body and pinched ...
| Political Talk|| Dr Ron Paul critiques Romney convention speech. - ottothewise on 9/1/12 at 10:42 am|
[quote]Rep. Ron Paul said on Friday he was “very, very skeptical” of the substance of Mitt Romney’s speech at the Republican National Convention.
In an interview with Bloomberg Television's In The Loop, the Republican from Texas called the speech “upbeat” but said it did [b]not address what he sees...
| Political Talk|| did you stop beating your wife? the GOP strategy - ottothewise on 8/31/12 at 5:10 pm|
insight into the use of false advertising by GOP in this campaign.
| More Sports Board|| "your" team in a rent a loss or rent a win. - ottothewise on 8/31/12 at 4:40 pm|
I have Murray State on the road @ Florida State.
I hope no one is injured.
Last year Murray lost @ Louisville, the eventual
Big east co-champ, 21-9,
in the closest Murray rent a loss in recent history.
Worst one I recall was Murray 7 Wisconsin 47.
I think FSU will be worse than Wisco...
| Political Talk|| J. E. Bush defends bro Bush43 - ottothewise on 8/31/12 at 4:32 pm|
If only J. E. Bush would have run for POTUS, then he could defend his brother 24/7.
below, sampling the Bush riff on the republican dream for our future:
[quote]lower deficits and a president who puts America's workers and job-creators first."[/quote]
lower deficits? lower? how is that p...
| More Sports Board|| happy LLWS follow up. major league!! - ottothewise on 8/31/12 at 2:23 pm|
A member of the Oakland A's is from Petaluma. An all star team from one of Petaluma's two LL's (Nationals) won the LL CAlifornia and West playoffs, and lost in a thriller in the national champ game to a team from Tennessee, the highlight being scoring 10 in the bottom of the 6th to tie.
| Political Talk|| did Romney really say "Company", when you expected "country? - ottothewise on 8/31/12 at 12:19 pm|
Dear TD posters/lurkers.
THIS IS HOW WE SHALL EVER MORE DEFINE "GAFFE".
[quote]we will reach across the aisle and find good people who like us, want to make sure this[b] company[/b] deals with its challenges. [/quote]
| Help Board|| team of three persons harassing me, destroying thread - ottothewise on 8/30/12 at 3:52 pm|
admins, please read the thread. check out identical posts yesterday.
apparently three people are amusing themselves by harassing me.
Ban them. stand up for your website's guidelines.
| Political Talk|| poll of Ohio by (usually) R-leaning pollster: Obama leads - ottothewise on 8/30/12 at 1:55 pm|
Obama up by 1 in Ohio, says R pollster.
enjoy the rap by Nate Silver.
[quote]winning Florida is a must for Mr. Romney. Based on the simulations that the FiveThirtyEight forecast model ran on Tuesday, Mr. Romney has only a 0.3 percent chance ...
| Money Talk|| one is enough. delete please - ottothewise on 8/30/12 at 10:50 am|
| Money Talk|| VAT vs income tax - ottothewise on 8/30/12 at 10:49 am|
Oh wise and experienced money men:
please explain for me and the other guys on the politics board
why the USA would be or not be
if we end the 16th amendment, and repeal income taxes
and end corporate taxes
and get out of the WTO
and have a VAT on all sales.
| Political Talk|| award for the biggest gall at Tampa. - ottothewise on 8/29/12 at 9:50 pm|
condi rice says "USA world standing at risk".
The unmitigated gall, of a Bush W.H. accomplice, starring in "how do we define torture" and the troops personal favorite:
"let's pretend there are WMDs and A-Q in Iraq."
| Political Talk|| another Republican Senate candidate: NO EXCEPTIONS on abortion - ottothewise on 8/29/12 at 1:08 pm|
Breaking from Newsmax.com
Pa.'s Smith Makes Rape Gaffe on Abortion
The Republican candidate for Senate in Pennsylvania compared a pregnancy from an unwed union to one resulting from rape as he defended his no-abortion position.
Republican Tom Smith, who is challenging Democratic Se...
| Political Talk|| delete extra thread please - ottothewise on 8/29/12 at 1:07 pm|