| O-T Lounge|| Flowchart: Are you being persecuted? (re: Happy Holidays) - southernelite on 12/15/14 at 9:28 am|
The other thread made me think of this awesome flowchart I can across on Vox
| Political Talk|| The party contribution rider - southernelite on 12/11/14 at 8:50 pm|
Wouldn't this give the Parties back some power that the SuperPACs have taken from them as of late? ...
| O-T Lounge|| Havard Business Professor contemplates legal action v. chinese restaurant for $4 - southernelite on 12/9/14 at 5:45 pm|
[quote]as for Edelman, he alerted town officials in Brookline about the matter, but told Boston.com he doesn’t expect them to take action. He plans to “take a few days” before deciding whether to pursue any further legal action against the restaurant.[/quote]
| Political Talk|| Environmental Czar going to Congress - Bloomberg on Graves/climate change - southernelite on 12/8/14 at 9:07 pm|
[quote] Graves used to be Gov. Bobby Jindal's "coastal czar," and from that perch he warned that rising sea levels were threatening the state.[/quote]...
| Political Talk|| Prayers to the lady who lost her life canvassing for Mary today (now w/ link) - southernelite on 12/6/14 at 9:10 pm|
That's sad and puts a damper on my celebration. Volunteers are the lifeblood of a campaign and an accident like this is absolutely horrific.
So sad. Many prayers to that fine lady.
| Political Talk|| Official Senate Election Thread: Cassidy consensus winner, ML concession coming - southernelite on 12/6/14 at 8:29 pm|
The Associated Press ? @AP
BREAKING: Cassidy defeats Landrieu in Louisiana Senate race, bolstering GOP majority in new Senate.
Breaking: Republican Bill Cassidy defeats Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu in Louisiana
AP, Politco, WSJ, Fox News...
| O-T Lounge|| Little girl at Disney tells Gaston off. - southernelite on 12/6/14 at 4:12 pm|
Pretty cute and funny...
| Political Talk|| Dear Mary Landrieu, - southernelite on 12/6/14 at 11:27 am|
| O-T Lounge|| Parking like a boss 101 - southernelite on 12/5/14 at 5:44 pm|
Guy is parked perpendicular, for whatever reason. ...
| O-T Lounge|| New Orleans traffic right now is so effed - southernelite on 12/4/14 at 5:05 pm|
| Tech Board|| Nexus 6...no SD card? - southernelite on 11/28/14 at 3:45 pm|
Looking at buying a new phone, possibly today, and this is a big detraction.
will probably just go with the S5. I have an S4, it's been good, was just thinking about trying something different.
LG phone also looks intriguing, but again, no SD.
I feel like the SD is crucial for me because ...
| Money Talk|| Vanguard Target 2055 or 2060? - southernelite on 11/20/14 at 2:16 pm|
I'm 26, and it has auto selected 2055. Should I change it to 2060?
Or pick a different one altogether? ...
| O-T Lounge|| What is the frat rating on this? - southernelite on 11/19/14 at 8:42 pm|
I may pick one up.....
What say the OT? ...
| Political Talk|| Via Bloomberg: Landrieu silent or absent at 70% of Energy hearings - southernelite on 11/18/14 at 11:54 am|
Dat clout tho! :bow:
[quote]Between January 2009 and this week, Landrieu didn't speak or submit written testimony or questions at almost 70 percent of the energ...
| Political Talk|| Why doesn't Apple take more heat for their overseas holdings? - southernelite on 11/9/14 at 3:55 pm|
Apple has $155,000,000,000 cash on hand.
They are mulling another debt offering in euro dominated bonds. Why would they offer debt with so much cash on hand? Well, 138bn of that is overseas and its cheaper to pay the debt and return cash to shareholders through a complicated debt offering than r...
| O-T Lounge|| Dress attire thread...southernelite has a fashion emergency thread - southernelite on 11/7/14 at 4:39 pm|
So, I picked my navy jacket up from the cleaners this morning and drove to lake charles with the intention of wearing it. Well, it has no buttons left on it. I have one that ended up in the jacket.
1. Wear with no buttons and look like a pledge
2. Wear no jacket to a night weddi...
| O-T Lounge|| Do y'all bring a lunch to work or do you eat out everyday? - southernelite on 11/5/14 at 9:06 pm|
I'm considering adjusting. I usually get a salad, sandwich, or gumbo from the place across the street, but damn its getting expensive.
$6-11 a day on lunch is piling up.
What does the OT eat for lunch?...
| Political Talk|| Maness calls Cassidy to inform Maness supporters would back Cassidy - southernelite on 11/4/14 at 10:37 pm|
That was the classiest move he's pulled over the past year and a half. ...
| Political Talk|| Politco: Liberals abandon Sen. Mary Landrieu - southernelite on 11/3/14 at 8:59 pm|
[quote]The groups’ decision to stay on the sidelines in a key race is also a reminder that it’s not just the Republican Party that deals with internal fights over ideological purity. The Democ...
| Political Talk|| Next Gingrich and his $2.50 gas - southernelite on 11/3/14 at 7:07 pm|
He's slamming the doubters on twitter about it right now.
I'm not sure about the sustainability at these price levels, but he took way too much heat as this being a pie in the sky pipe dream.
Looks like he may be right about it being possible after all.........