| Political Talk|| The best CPAC speech. - GumboPot on 2/28/15 at 7:13 pm|
Starts around the 6 minute mark. :usa:...
| Political Talk|| Another favorable poll for Walker, re: Quinnipiac University. - GumboPot on 2/25/15 at 8:43 am|
[quote]1. If the Republican caucus were being held today...who would you support?[/quote]
[quote]2. Who is your second choice.[/quote]
I don't know if this makes senses but if you add que...
| Political Talk|| NYT Worried, Allowing Cubans to Have More Money Will Increase Income Inequality - GumboPot on 2/24/15 at 2:17 pm|
[quote]As if to unintentionally discredit the phrase "income inequality" as a meaningful indicator of human regress, The New York Times today has a remarkable article lamenting that "As Cuba Shifts Toward Capitalism, Inequality Grows More Visible." [/quote]
| Political Talk|| Today Alaska Will Become Third State With Legal Marijuana - GumboPot on 2/24/15 at 11:47 am|
[quote]Smoking, growing and possessing marijuana becomes legal in America's wildest state Tuesday, thanks to a voter initiative aimed at clearing away 40 years of conflicting laws and court rulings.
Making Alaska the third state to legalize recreational marijuana was the goal of a coalition inclu...
| Political Talk|| LOL, GOP getting ready to cave on DHS funding. - GumboPot on 2/23/15 at 1:23 pm|
[quote]Senate Republican leaders are plotting a new strategy that they hope will allow them to prevent a shutdown of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) next week.
They are considering a plan in which they would split off legislation attacking President Obama’s executive action on immigrati...
| Political Talk|| "Islam has been woven into the fabric of our country since its founding.” - GumboPot on 2/22/15 at 12:31 pm|
Was Obama talking about the Barbary Pirates? What other muslims could he be talking about?
| Political Talk|| 43% of Democrats believe the Obama should have the right to ignore the courts. - GumboPot on 2/20/15 at 7:47 pm|
So a large part of self described Democrats are actually tyrannical anarchist.
Good to know what we are dealing with here.
| Political Talk|| First signs of "Christie's done. It's over.®" - GumboPot on 2/20/15 at 11:30 am|
[quote]In Iowa and New Hampshire, Mr. Christie’s negative ratings in some opinion polls are higher than his favorable ones. He has been slower than Mr. Bush to lock down support within the Republican Party’s pool of big-name “bundlers,” and it is unclear how quickly Mr. Christie is amassing cash. A ...
| Political Talk|| 800,000 HealthCare.gov customers got the wrong tax information from the IRS. - GumboPot on 2/20/15 at 10:12 am|
[quote]officials are asking those affected to delay filing their 2014 returns.[/quote]
:lol: :wah: :lol:
[quote]Andy Slavitt, a top ...
| Political Talk|| After a preliminary injunction against O's amesty EA Rubio wants to fund it. - GumboPot on 2/19/15 at 11:29 am|
| Political Talk|| Mark Cuban Says Net Neutrality Will "F*ck Everything Up" - GumboPot on 2/19/15 at 9:35 am|
[quote]Billionaire investor and ABC “Shark Tank” star Mark Cuban unloaded on the Federal Communications Commission’s plan to fundamentally change how it oversees the open Internet.
“That will frick everything up,” said the voluble Cuban in remarks Wednesday at the Code/Media conference at The Ritz...
| Political Talk|| ISIS might be harvesting organs to help finance its affairs. - GumboPot on 2/18/15 at 2:00 pm|
[quote]Ambassador Mohamed Alhakim told reporters that in the past few weeks, bodies with surgical incisions and missing kidneys or other body parts have been found in shallow mass graves.
"We have bodies. Come and examine them," he said. "It is clear they are missing certain parts."
He also sa...
| Political Talk|| Lets get this straight. Obama's immigration EA is about voter fraud. - GumboPot on 2/18/15 at 9:28 am|
Especially in the all important state of Ohio.
[quote]Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted said yesterday that President Barack Obama’s executive order to delay deportation of millions of undocumented immigrants could make state election officials’ jobs more challenging.
Testifying before a U....
| Political Talk|| Will McCain continue to support Obama's unconstitutional EA? - GumboPot on 2/17/15 at 9:52 pm|
The House has voted and appropriated DHS funding:
[quote]John Boehner again insisted on Sunday that the "House has done its job"[/quote]
[quote]McCain, the chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, said "it would be terrible" for funding for the agency to wither because of a p...
| Political Talk|| PT prime red meat; poll on gay marriage by race. - GumboPot on 2/17/15 at 5:00 pm|
Do you favor or oppose allowing gays and lesbians to marry legally?
White: favor/oppose/not sure: 48%/39%/13%
Black: favor/oppose/not sure: 31%/51%/17%
Hispanic: favor/oppose/not sure: 39%/47%/14%
| O-T Lounge|| What's the deal with patchouli oil and hippies? - GumboPot on 2/16/15 at 12:50 pm|
Do they really wear it? If so, why?
| Political Talk|| Gray Lady to Scott Walker: Never mind - GumboPot on 2/16/15 at 8:30 am|
[quote]There are newspaper corrections that sincerely intend to repair the record … and then there are New York Times “corrections” to columns that should never have run in the first place. On Friday, the Paper of Record published a Gail Collins essay blaming Scott Walker’s cuts to education funding...
| Political Talk|| White House Summit on Countering Violent Extremism - GumboPot on 2/16/15 at 7:54 am|
I wonder if Islam will be discussed?
| O-T Lounge|| What's the deal with these slanted back tires? - GumboPot on 2/15/15 at 9:01 pm|
Saw a Nissan 340z today with slanted back tires and wondering WTF?...
| Political Talk|| Nuke Map - GumboPot on 2/12/15 at 3:23 pm|
This is an interactive map illustarting the potential destruction that a nuclear bomb could inflict on a city of your choice.
I chose New Orleans getting hit with the largest ME nuclear bomb under Pakistani control.
Compared to New Orleans getting hit wit...