| Political Talk|| Just how delusional was Mary about this race? - Politiceaux on 12/2/14 at 7:36 am|
In the face of all the evidence to the contrary, she thought she'd win in November.
[quote]What the heck happened to Mary Landrieu?[/quote]
[quote]Remember when the Louisiana runoff between Sen. Mary Landrieu (D) and Rep. Bill Cassidy (R) was going to be the most unforgettable and pivotal contes...
| SEC Rant|| Miles talks about losing his mom in the post-game - Politiceaux on 10/26/14 at 9:54 am|
He handled that far better than most would. I can't imagine being able to focus on work the way that he did over the past 48 hours. ...
| Political Talk|| HuffPo Justice Reporter shows in-depth knowledge of his trade - Politiceaux on 8/17/14 at 9:01 am|
I believe these are rubber bullets, can anyone confirm? #Fergurson [/quote][img]https://pbs.twimg.com/media/BvPX1U1IMAAPttB.jpg[/img]
| SEC Rant|| A day of celebration for the Alabama faithful - Politiceaux on 7/20/14 at 11:09 am|
[quote]Alliegh Bama celebrates first birthday, 3-year-old brother Crimson Tide looks on[/quote][quote]PHENIX CITY, Alabama-- Emily McCard is a proud mother, celebrating her son Crimson Tide's third birthday in June and now her daughter Alliegh Bama's first birthday.
The family made waves a year a...
| Political Talk|| Michelle Obama was being completely honest. - Politiceaux on 6/26/14 at 10:29 pm|
[quote]Proud to be an American? You’re probably not a true liberal.
[/quote][quote]Michelle Obama took some heat in 2008 for saying that, "for the first time in my adult life I am proud of my country..."[/quote][quote]As it turns out, that sentiment isn't all that unusual on the far left of America...
| Political Talk|| Reminder: IRS Commish Koskinen is a major Democrat donor - Politiceaux on 6/24/14 at 7:15 am|
[quote]IRS Commissioner John Koskinen is in the spotlight as he is set to further testify to Congress regarding the IRS targeting of conservative groups. It is important to remember that Koskinen has shelled out nearly $100,000 to Democratic candidates and groups.
[/quote][quote]Koskinen has been a...
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| Need 2 Regional and Super Regional Tickets - Politiceaux on 5/26/14 at 11:31 am|
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| SEC Rant|| Will Arkansas fire Dave Van Horn? - Politiceaux on 4/12/14 at 2:46 pm|
Given that he has only managed one series win over LSU in his last 10 attempts, it would seem that his seat has to be awfully hot. Especially when one considers the number of mediocre LSU squads over the last decade, including some coached by the summarily dismissed Smoke Laval [i]and[/i] the scient...
| O-T Lounge|| Online home remodeling resources? - Politiceaux on 3/2/14 at 9:49 pm|
Do any OTers have experience with any home remodeling websites? I will be remodeling the kitchen and den of an older garden district home and am looking for ideas. TIA...
| Political Talk|| Obama calls for an end to era of austerity - Politiceaux on 2/21/14 at 10:06 am|
[quote]President Obama’s forthcoming budget request will seek tens of billions of dollars in fresh spending for domestic priorities while abandoning a compromise proposal to tame the national debt in part by trimming Social Security benefits.
With the 2015 budget request, Obama will call for an e...
| Political Talk|| Thomas Sowell is no fan of Ted Cruz - Politiceaux on 2/19/14 at 8:24 am|
[quote]Senator Ted Cruz has not yet reached the point where he can make policy, rather than just make political trouble. But there are already disquieting signs that he is looking out for Ted Cruz — even if that sets back the causes he claims to be serving.
Those causes are not being served when ...
| Political Talk|| Louisiana Polling Data (PPP) - Politiceaux on 2/18/14 at 11:12 am|
[quote]-David Vitter will start the 2015 race for Governor as a pretty strong early favorite. He has a 51/33 approval spread, some of the best numbers we've seen for him during his time in the Senate. Vitter leads in hypothetical match ups with Democrats Mitch Landrieu (50/37) and John Bel Edwards (...
| Political Talk|| Baghdad Bob Sebelius never ceases to amaze - Politiceaux on 2/18/14 at 8:48 am|
[quote]Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius says there is “absolutely no evidence” that the Affordable Care Act will drive down employment, despite a report from the Congressional Budget Office released Feb. 4 predicting fewer people would be working.
[b]“There is absolutely no e...
| Food and Drink Board|| WFDT? - Politiceaux on 2/14/14 at 5:50 pm|
Staying in. Grilled veal chops, gnocchi tossed in a tomato vodka cream sauce, roasted asparagus, garlic bread and Mollydooker Blue Eyed Boy. ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Brunch Opinions: Coquette vs. Martinique vs. La Petite Grocery - Politiceaux on 2/14/14 at 11:21 am|
I'll be choosing one of the above three for brunch Sunday and am looking for opinions. We typically go to Patois, Dante's Kitchen or Atchafalaya when in New Orleans on Sunday mornings. Any experiences with the three choices? TIA. :cheers:...
| Political Talk|| Conservative Acquaintance Annoyingly Not Racist - Politiceaux on 2/11/14 at 2:25 pm|
[quote]BROOKLYN, NY—Acknowledging that the man’s right-wing views are more nuanced than one might expect, 36-year-old liberal Diana Hardwick confided to reporters Tuesday that her conservative acquaintance Brady Daniels is, quite frustratingly, not racist. “We got to talking about immigration, and I...
| Political Talk|| Latest Obamacre clown show: Businesses can't make staffing decisions due to law - Politiceaux on 2/11/14 at 11:53 am|
[quote]Some lawmakers, though, have claimed that the mere threat of the employer mandate is causing companies to shed full-time workers in the hope of keeping their staff size below 50 and avoiding the requirement.
Administration officials dispute that this is happening on any large scale. [b]Fu...
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| Want to Buy two LSU-Auburn Basketball Tickets - Politiceaux on 2/6/14 at 7:38 am|
100 and 200 levels preferred.
| Political Talk|| CBO: Obamacare a bigger disaster than previously predicted - Politiceaux on 2/4/14 at 9:31 am|
[quote]The Affordable Care Act will also reduce the number of fulltime workers by more than 2 million in coming years, congressional budget analysts said in the most detailed analysis of the law’s impact on jobs.
The CBO said the law’s impact on jobs would be mostly felt starting after 2016. The ...
| Political Talk|| Christie's Inaugural: End the failed war on drugs - Politiceaux on 1/21/14 at 4:50 pm|
Reaffirming and emphasizing a position he's held for a while:
[quote]“We will end the failed war on drugs that believes that incarceration is the cure of every ill caused by drug abuse. We will make drug treatment available to as many of our non-violent offenders as we can and we will partner with ...