| Political Talk|| What are the consequences of a nuclear Iran? - GumboPot on 1/27/15 at 9:02 am|
Would a nuclear Iran slow/halt conventional U.S. military adventurism in the Middle East? Is that the main concern from the neocon wing...less money to the military industrial complex players? ...
| Political Talk|| Obama smells blood in the water, re: middle class savings. - GumboPot on 1/26/15 at 8:21 am|
[quote]Bank robber Willie Sutton is said to have explained his career this way: "That's where the money is." Whether Sutton ever really said that, it's an aphorism that, according to Bloomberg's Megan McArdle, explains President Obama's plans to go after middle class assets like 529 college savings ...
| Political Talk|| Is the GOP prepared if SCOTUS strikes down Obamacare subsidies? - GumboPot on 1/14/15 at 9:20 pm|
The supreme court will hear King v. Burwell this spring. I'm afraid that if the GOP does not have a plan in place to minimize "disruptions" that the court will rule in favor of Obama. That is millions of people are receiving Obamacare subsidies and the court may take a practical approach to their ...
| Tiger Rant|| Steele on F-Baum next. - GumboPot on 1/14/15 at 4:30 pm|
| Tiger Rant|| What would tRant consider a valid metric to rate Steele after next season? - GumboPot on 1/13/15 at 8:05 pm|
| Tiger Rant|| Will the LSU D now run the 3-4? - GumboPot on 1/13/15 at 5:42 pm|
I guess this question is a little premature. ...
| Political Talk|| Congressmen move to have 9/11 inquiry declassified. - GumboPot on 1/12/15 at 1:28 pm|
In effort to prove Saudi Arabia financed the attackers.
[quote]President George W Bush redacted 28 pag...
| Political Talk|| What do you think of this scenario? - GumboPot on 1/9/15 at 8:01 pm|
I heard this on satilite radio from a caller on the Hannity show. Let's just cal him Bob. Bob is a real estate agent representing a bank selling a foreclosed home. Apparently he was approached by muslims that wanted to practice sharia law in their home purchase. What that means is, women would ...
| Political Talk|| A few random questions & observations, re: muslim terrorism. - GumboPot on 1/9/15 at 8:25 am|
Concerning the 2016 GOP primaries, if more of these muslim terrorist events occur (which is likely), better the chances of a neocon becoming the nominee.
Does sharia law supersede the French constitution in these French muslim communities?
Is there such a thing as a liberal muslim university...
| Political Talk|| Charlie Hebdo to publish 1 million copies of new issue. - GumboPot on 1/8/15 at 12:30 pm|
They normally publish 60,000 per week.
They'll publish from an undisclosed location.
When will the rest of the media join in? ...
| Food and Drink Board|| No way that vodka's handmade, Jersey guys' lawsuit claims - GumboPot on 1/7/15 at 12:38 pm|
[quote]A couple of New Jersey guys are out to prove a Texas company’s boast that it distills its vodka in an “old-fashioned pot still” is a lie.
Marc McBrearty and Paul Cantilina are suing Tito’s Handmade Vodka on behalf of themselves and fellow vodka drinkers, claiming the company actually mass-...
| O-T Lounge|| "Bundle up. You're gonna catch a cold." Is plausible. - GumboPot on 1/7/15 at 11:38 am|
[quote]The new study, published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, confirmed that finding, showing cold viruses replicated more efficiently and produced higher levels of infectious particles at the lower temperature.[/quote][link=(http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/01/05/us-health-...
| Political Talk|| RSS temperature data shows NOAA and NASA data to be bogus. - GumboPot on 1/7/15 at 9:58 am|
[quote]The anomaly for the year has finished at 0.256C, which ties with 2007 as only the sixth warmest year since 1979. Not only that, but last year was well below the record set in 1998, and also 2010.
It has been claimed that there is a lag before tropospheric temperatures reflect higher sea te...
| Political Talk|| Newt's Despicable Gasoline Price Promise - GumboPot on 1/6/15 at 9:22 pm|
[link=(http://reason.com/archives/2012/03/13/gingrichs-despicable-gasoline-price-prom)]No way this can happen. [/link]...
| Political Talk|| Presidential Birth Certificate Controversy Provokes Social Unrest - GumboPot on 1/6/15 at 8:30 am|
[link=(http://globalvoicesonline.org/2014/12/31/a-presidential-birth-certificate-controversy-provokes-social-unrest-in-gabon/)]In Gabon.[/link] :lol:
Apparently they suck at photoshop. ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Have IPA beers become a fad? - GumboPot on 1/5/15 at 8:29 pm|
Just wondering because it seems to be all the craze in beer drinking circles and I don't understand why. I haven't found one enjoyable drinking IPA. ...
| More Sports Board|| Two good things that have already come out of the CFB Playoffs. - GumboPot on 1/5/15 at 8:24 am|
1. Kept bama from winning another national championship. Under the old BCS system the national championship game would have been played between bama and FSU. Bama would have likely won that contest. At least we now know that bama and FSU are clearly not the best college football teams in the nati...
| Political Talk|| If social security is doing so great why do we now need myRA? - GumboPot on 12/27/14 at 10:02 pm|
And is this even constitutional? Where does Obama get the authority to implement myRA?
Seems like a scheme to funnel more private IRA funds from private equities to treasuries. Gotta find more people to secure that federal government debt, I gues...
| Political Talk|| Majority favors re-establishing diplomatic ties between the U.S. and Cuba. - GumboPot on 12/23/14 at 9:02 am|
[quote]64 percent of those surveyed support the decision to establish diplomatic relations with Havana[/quote]
[quote]A partisan breakdown of the question, however, revealed a divide on the issue. While 70 percent of Democrats and 51 percent of Independents said they approved of reestablishing re...
| Political Talk|| Car explodes as "LIGHTNING" allegedly hits it during high-speed police chase. - GumboPot on 12/21/14 at 9:52 am|
[quote]A hair-raising video has emerged that a car full of masked robbers exploding moments after they raided a church in Russia - and witnesses insist they were hit by lightning.