| Political Talk|| Can we do anything without involving the government? - Queen on 2/7/14 at 11:15 am|
Thought about this last night and I'm genuinely curious. Everyone talks about smaller government but is it even possible to shrink it that much?
Get a job? Better pay your taxes and be legal to work.
Drive around? Better have your inspection sticker, minimum level of car insurance, driver's li...
| Movie/TV Board|| Teen Mom 2 is coming back - Queen on 1/9/14 at 8:39 pm|
Jenelle is preggers, Kailyn is preggers, Chelsea is not preggers but Adam's got a new baby so she is flipping her shit, Leah is preggers (or already had another...
| Political Talk|| AP survey: US income gap holding back economy - Queen on 12/19/13 at 9:01 am|
[quote]The growing gap between the richest Americans and everyone else isn’t bad just for individuals.
It’s hurting the U.S. economy.
So says a majority of more th...
| Fark Board|| AJ McCarron's mom with his tat - Queen on 11/30/13 at 10:42 pm|
I guess it was around when we played Bama for the natl champ, but someone on here farked AJ's chest tat onto his mom. I searched and cannot find it...anyone have it and can share?
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Is Roddy White worth picking up now? - Queen on 11/7/13 at 1:50 pm|
While he's available? I own Douglas, who has been good for me while White has been out.
I have James Jones on my bench, which would be who I'd drop to pick him up. Worth it?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Best place to buy sausage between BR and Hammond - Queen on 10/26/13 at 11:17 am|
Tomorrow I'll be driving from BR to Memphis. Supposed to bring some andouille and maybe boudin with me. Don't really want to backtrack to Bergeron's. Any suggestions for a good place to get some maybe in Denham or Hammond? Anywhere along I-12 before 55 is good!...
| Political Talk|| Obama speaking about shutdown ending - Queen on 10/17/13 at 10:05 am|
Anyone else watching?...
| Tiger Rant|| Anyone else sign up for Clemson's board before the Chick-fil-A bowl? - Queen on 10/2/13 at 1:14 pm|
And get this email?
As a registered member of TigerNet.com, I know you care about Clemson Tiger sports and news. It's why you joined this community of fellow Tiger fans. Our records show that you haven't logged in recently so I wanted to invite you back to see all the improvements we ha...
| Political Talk|| Lawmakers who will refuse or donate their pay during the shutdown - Queen on 10/1/13 at 3:46 pm|
[quote]Rank-and-file lawmakers of the House and Senate earn $174,000 annually, while congressional leaders earn more. Speaker John A. Boehner (R-Ohio) mak...
| Food and Drink Board|| The Cuisinart Ice Cream Maker - Queen on 6/19/13 at 1:01 pm|
Got one of these off my wedding registry and used it for the first time last night. I tried my hand at a paleo-ish ice cream using fresh strawberries, coconut milk, honey and vanilla. I don't know if our freezer wasn't cold enough or what...bowl was still a little slushy after two days in the freeze...
| O-T Lounge|| Dumb Laws by State - Queen on 6/14/13 at 10:39 am|
Some of these...
[quote]It is illegal to sell peanuts in Lee County after sundown on Wednesday.[/quote]
[quote]Boogers may not be flicked into the wind.[/quote]
In Auburn, Ala.:
[quote]Men who deflower v...
| Political Talk|| EEOC Says Not Hiring Convicted Criminals is Racist - Queen on 6/12/13 at 9:36 am|
[link=(http://www.bizjournals.com/memphis/news/news-wire/2013/06/11/eeoc-sues-bmw-dollar-general-over.html?ed=2013-06-12&s=newsletter&ana=e_memp_rdup&page=all)]It disproportionately affects African-American job seekers.[/link]
[quote]The EEOC today filed lawsuits against BMW's manufacturing plant...
| Political Talk|| Obama wants "super-fast Internet" in all schools - Queen on 6/6/13 at 4:17 pm|
[quote]Touting the need to give every child the tools for success, President Barack Obama on Thursday toured a North Carolina school where every student has a laptop and called f...
| Political Talk|| Sebelius fundraising for health care law - may be illegal - Queen on 5/14/13 at 9:58 am|
[quote]Tennessee’s senior senator Lamar Alexander, the ranking Republican on the Senate committee overseeing health policy, is ca...
| Political Talk|| Gun crime plunges, most Americans think it's risen - Queen on 5/13/13 at 9:10 am|
[quote]Some 11,101 gun-related homicides were reported in the United States in 2011, a figure that is down 39 percent from the 1993 peak, the Justice Department reported. Nonfatal firearm crimes ...
| Political Talk|| Study: Higher homeownership can kill jobs - Queen on 5/10/13 at 9:33 am|
[quote]Economists have long wondered whether higher rates of homeownership can actually make unemployment even worse. One possibility is that if people are ti...
| Movie/TV Board|| What would Ryan Lochte do? - Queen on 4/15/13 at 10:32 pm|
I thought it was a joke...but...
[link=(http://insidetv.ew.com/2013/03/26/ryan-lochte-reality-trailer/)]It's a TV show.[/link]
| Political Talk|| Five charts that will make you feel better about paying your taxes - Queen on 4/15/13 at 11:09 am|
Lib friend on Facebook posted this.
1. Taxes were really low in 2012.
| Political Talk|| Tennessee Advancing Welfare-For-Grades Bill - Queen on 4/10/13 at 9:10 am|
[quote]The proposal would reduce benefits by 30 percent if a child is failing in school and a parent still won’t go to teacher conferences. Roughly 52,000 Tennessee families receive the $185 per month.
“Why would we only penalize the least of these ...
| Political Talk|| Obama calls CA Attorney General "Best Looking" - Queen on 4/5/13 at 9:56 am|
[quote]President Barack Obama praised California’s attorney general for more than her smarts and toughness at a Democratic Party event Thursday.
The president also commended Kamala Harri...
| Political Talk|| Obama to return 5% of his salary - Queen on 4/3/13 at 2:43 pm|
I mean, good for him. But does he spend his salary on anything? Serious question....
| Political Talk|| Is it possible to report abuse of government programs? - Queen on 4/2/13 at 10:40 am|
I'm embarrassed to know a girl who has two kids by two dads. She is now pregnant with a third kid by a third dad. She did it so she could get more money from food stamps and WIC and stuff.
Is it possible to even get someone like this taken off the rolls? ...
| Political Talk|| NYC Teen Pregnancy Campaign Under Fire - Queen on 3/8/13 at 9:03 am|
[quote]Planned Parenthood of New York City blasted the city's new Teen Pregnancy Prevention Campaign on Thursday, saying it won't deter teen pregnancy and inappropriately shames and stigmatizes its target audien...
| Political Talk|| Subway 'Wouldn't Exist' If Started Today Due to Regulations - Queen on 3/4/13 at 9:22 am|
[quote]Fred Deluca, the founder of privately-held Subway Restaurants, said government regulations are hurting small businesses and that this environment has prevented entrepreneurs from creating value in the market. "If I started Subway today, ...
| Movie/TV Board|| Why Women Hate Anne Hathaway (But Love Jennifer Lawrence) - Queen on 2/28/13 at 9:13 am|
[quote]Does EVERY WOMAN ON THE INTERNET baselessly hate Anne Hathaway? I took a quick straw poll. “She is that theater kid with good intentions but secretly annoys the shite out of you,” said one friend, adding, “You want to be...
| Political Talk|| U.S. capital gains tax rate among highest in the world - Queen on 2/22/13 at 3:39 pm|
[quote]The Tax Foundation, a nonpartisan fiscal policy think tank, recently issued a report critical of the elevated...
| Political Talk|| I just paid $20 for a preventive doctor visit. - Queen on 2/19/13 at 3:21 pm|
I'm sitting in the waiting room after heading over my credit card. I have full BCBS coverage and told the nurse Obama said it should be free. She said since this is not a general practitioner (it is OBGYN) that it isn't. Has to be general wellness/blood pressure crap.
This comes two weeks after I...
| Political Talk|| Hang Out With Barack Obama on Google+ - Queen on 2/13/13 at 2:18 pm|
[quote]On Thursday, February 14th, President Obama will join the latest in a series of "Fireside Hangouts" – a 21st century take on FDR’s famous radio addresses – to talk about his State of the Union Address.
| Food and Drink Board|| Anyone eat Paleo? - Queen on 2/6/13 at 1:15 pm|
I already Crossfit and had to increase my protein in order to get enough food before getting full.
Thinking of trying to do it right for Lent and see how it goes.
Thoughts? Recipes? Suggestions?...
| Political Talk|| White House Offers Compromise on Contraception - Queen on 2/1/13 at 12:32 pm|
[quote]Kathleen Sebelius, the secretary of health and human services, said the proposal would guarantee free coverage of birth control “while respectin...