| Political Talk|| CNN - Justice Department probes missing IRS emails - Wolfhound45 on 7/17/14 at 10:23 am|
[quote](CNN) -- The Justice Department is investigating circumstances surrounding the disappearance of IRS emails that Republicans believe could shed light on the possible targeting of conservative and other political groups by the agency.
The investigation into the email disappearance, which th...
| Political Talk|| Army Times - Bergdahl's attorney also fought for Army captain in espionage case - Wolfhound45 on 7/16/14 at 6:59 pm|
[quote]Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl has retained a high-profile attorney — the same lawyer who defended Capt. James Yee, a Muslim Army chaplain cleared in an espionage probe a decade ago.
Bergdahl’s lawyer is [link=(http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eugene_R._Fidell)]Eugene Fidell[/link], a Yale Law School sc...
| Political Talk|| CNN - Elizabeth Warren in 2016? Republicans take notice - Wolfhound45 on 7/16/14 at 10:56 am|
[quote]Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren says she's not seeking the White House.
"I'm not running for president and I plan to serve out my term," Warren, who's up for reelection in 2018, said in December.
But she sure is acting like a potential 2016 contender. She's traveling around the co...
| Political Talk|| CBS News - Democrats scour records for provocative comments from GOP candidates - Wolfhound45 on 7/14/14 at 12:23 pm|
[quote]As the nation's midsection has grown more conservative and Republican, Democrats have sometimes had to rest their hopes on well-positioned GOP contenders imploding with their own politically off-key statements.
It worked like a charm for Democrats in 2012 when Republican candidates in Indi...
| Political Talk|| YouTube - Are You a Republican? Dr Ben Carson - Wolfhound45 on 7/13/14 at 7:09 am|
Less than two minutes. Agree with his thoughts on party designations on ballots. Dumbs down the electorate (OP included).
| Political Talk|| FNC - DOJ court documents in Benghazi suspect case put video narrative to rest - Wolfhound45 on 7/4/14 at 8:18 pm|
[quote]Court documents filed by the U.S. Justice Department in the criminal case against Benghazi attack suspect Ahmed Abu Khatallah provide unprecedented details about the evolution of the assault and further shatter the Obama administration's initial claim that it sprouted from protests over an an...
| Political Talk|| CBS News - China's Gun Dancers - Wolfhound45 on 7/1/14 at 6:56 am|
Just leaving this for the sheer bizarre content...
| Political Talk|| Jon Stewart - IRS: Straight Outta Incompetence - Wolfhound45 on 6/26/14 at 10:52 am|
From the Tuesday Daily Show...
| Political Talk|| CNN - Syrian warplanes strike in Iraq - Wolfhound45 on 6/25/14 at 12:57 pm|
[b]...killing 57 civilians, official says[/b]
[quote]Baghdad, Iraq (CNN) -- Reports that Syrian warplanes carried out a cross-border attack on Iraqi towns this week is further evidence of the blurring between the two countries' borders as they face an offensive by Islamic extremists.
| Political Talk|| FNC - IRS agrees to $50,000 settlement... - Wolfhound45 on 6/25/14 at 7:24 am|
...in leaking of conservative group's donor records
Not a smidgen.
| Political Talk|| Morning Joe - June 23rd - Wolfhound45 on 6/24/14 at 6:52 am|
Well worth the 2:53 to watch. Some people actually get it.
Interesting closing comment by the host.....
| Political Talk|| Pentagon - No Danger Pay for Special Forces Headed To Iraq - Wolfhound45 on 6/21/14 at 6:54 am|
[quote]Special Forces troops heading to Iraq to advise the Iraqi security forces will not receive combat pay but will have immunity from local law, Pentagon offi...
| Political Talk|| Army Times: Brig. Gen. Sinclair will retire as a lieutenant colonel - Wolfhound45 on 6/20/14 at 11:29 am|
[quote]Army Secretary John McHugh has stripped Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Sinclair of two grades, forcing him to retire from service as a lieutenant colonel.
This is the first time the Army has reduced a retiring general officer by two ranks in a decade, according to the service’s announcement Friday.
| Political Talk|| CBS News - "All the President's Men" at 40 - Wolfhound45 on 6/19/14 at 7:49 am|
Forty years ago this month. How apropos.
Too bad we do not have similar, modern day journalists using all available means to unravel the scandals of the current administration.
| Political Talk|| NYT Article - Hillary Rodham Clinton: By the Book - Wolfhound45 on 6/17/14 at 9:13 am|
Surprised I have not seen this mentioned here...
[quote][b]NYT - If you had to name one book that made you who you are today, what would it be?[/b]
HRC - At the risk of...
| O-T Lounge|| Hotel Recommendations Near Super Dome - Memorial Day Weekend - Wolfhound45 on 5/3/14 at 10:43 am|
Going to take my family down to visit New Orleans Memorial Day weekend. Plan on visting the National D-Day Museum and then doing the Walking Dead Escape in the Super Dome. Any recommendaitons on where to stay in that area?...
| O-T Lounge|| OT Etiquette in the Drive Thru - Wolfhound45 on 2/10/14 at 12:07 pm|
Just trying to figure which OTer was up in Detroit earlier this morning...
[quote][b]Police: Woman Fires Shot Over Wrong Burger Order[/b]
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) – Police say a woman fired a shot into a Michigan fast-food restaurant’s drive-thru window after workers got her burger order wrong...
| Political Talk|| Blogger - "I let my students fail my class" - Wolfhound45 on 1/29/14 at 8:03 pm|
An interesting read/perspective.
[quote]I had an interesting chat with a student the other day. I really love this kid. He is sweet and adorable and shows up to class every dang day. He makes these awkward yet hilarious jokes and the whole class laughs with him because he nails the humor and h...
| Political Talk|| NYT - As Final Report Is Released, Sandy Hook Investigation Is Said to Be Over - Wolfhound45 on 12/27/13 at 5:33 pm|
[quote]Authorities in Connecticut released a final report on Friday outlining the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., on Dec. 14, 2012, providing the most complete account to date for one of the nation’s most wrenching massacres. It contained hundreds of photographs, hours of...
| Political Talk|| AP - Bye Bye, Bile? Websites Try To Nix Nasty Comments - Wolfhound45 on 12/26/13 at 3:29 pm|
[quote]NEW YORK (AP) — Mix blatant bigotry with poor spelling. Add a dash of ALL CAPS. Top it off with a violent threat. And there you have it: A recipe for the worst of online comments, scourge of the Internet.
Blame anonymity, blame politicians, blame human nature. But a growing number of websi...
| Political Talk|| Army Times - Senate plan would speed personnel cuts - Wolfhound45 on 12/4/13 at 10:50 pm|
[quote]The military services could get smaller faster under Pentagon proposals that have the support of a key senator.
A second proposal would increase potential personnel cuts being made in the Army and Marine Corps by modifying drawdown limits imposed by Congress.
One proposal would expand...
| Political Talk|| Article - Difference Between Ignorance and Stupidity - Wolfhound45 on 12/3/13 at 12:43 pm|
An interesting topic to discuss.
[quote]The intrinsic difference is that ignorance simply implies lack of awareness about something, while stupidity denotes the inability of a person to understand something due to insufficient intelligence, thus leading to the misinterpretation of a fact.
| Tiger Rant|| Jennings to Dural - Locked In - Wolfhound45 on 11/29/13 at 9:27 pm|
Anyone notice that from the snap Jennings was locked in on Dural?
Never looked at another receiver. Nice.
| Tiger Rant|| Anyone create a gif of the Loston interception? - Wolfhound45 on 11/24/13 at 9:01 pm|
| SEC Rant|| Saban reacts to finding out the Iron Bowl decides the SEC West - Wolfhound45 on 11/21/13 at 4:18 pm|
Another classic. Germans.
Best of luck to Auburn and Alabama.
| Political Talk|| In Game Thread - Obama to speak on “nuclear option” at 1:55 pm - Wolfhound45 on 11/21/13 at 1:04 pm|
Here we go.
| Political Talk|| BI - Here Are The First 4 Women In History To Complete Marine Infantry Training - Wolfhound45 on 11/21/13 at 12:37 pm|
[quote]Every Marine knows Opha Mae Johnson, the first woman who ever enlisted in the Marine Corps.
Now almost 100 years later, the first four females in history have completed the grueling 59-day infantry evaluation course, three of which are graduating Thursday at the Marine Corps School of Inf...
| Political Talk|| Houston Chronicle - Soldier convicted in case eyed by gun advocates - Wolfhound45 on 11/20/13 at 12:38 pm|
[i]BELTON, Texas (AP) — A Central Texas jury has found a Fort Hood soldier guilty of interfering with a police officer after his arrest while carrying an assault-style rifle in public.
Jurors deliberated about two hours Tuesday in the Belton trial of Army Master Sgt. Christopher Grisham. The pena...
| Political Talk|| LAT - North Korea executes 80, some for minor offenses, newspaper says - Wolfhound45 on 11/12/13 at 10:23 am|
[quote]North Korea staged gruesome public executions of 80 people this month, some for offenses as minor as watching South Korean entertainment videos or being found in possession of a Bible, a South Korean newspaper reported Monday.
The daily JoongAng Ilbo attributed ...
| SEC Rant|| Is Stanford going to start the Mercy Knee... - Wolfhound45 on 11/7/13 at 10:04 pm|
...in the third quarter? Jamming it down their throats.