| Political Talk|| All of the GOP leadership to skip civil rights anniversary event in Selma - Toddy on 3/5/15 at 10:06 pm|
This doesn't look bad or send a message at all.
[quote]Scores of U.S. lawmakers are converging on tiny Selma, Alabama, for a large commemoration of a civil rights anniversary. But their ranks don’t include a single member of House Republican leadership — a point that isn’t lost on congressional b...
| Political Talk|| There is NO Hillary Clinton email "scandal" - Toddy on 3/3/15 at 7:14 pm|
Hate to be the bearer of bad news. :lol:
[quote]It looks bad for Hillary Clinton—again. This New York Times story alleging that she might have violated federal rules by using a personal email account instead of an official government one for her communications seems to raise all the old question...
| Political Talk|| MI House passes bill allowing EMT's to refuse treatment to gays - Toddy on 3/1/15 at 8:04 pm|
59 Republicans voted for it. O Democrats. Seriously, does this party have any heart left to it? Or any soul?
[quote]Over the weekend, Republicans in the Michigan Statehouse passed a “license to discriminate” bill that would give just about anyone the right to refuse service to LGBT people if i...
| Political Talk|| Social conservatives in meltdown mode over " pro-gay Jeb" - Toddy on 2/27/15 at 7:03 pm|
This is going to be a great primary season. I never thought I'd see the day when a Bush would be labeled "pro-gay", albeit from the American Family Association. I read the BuzzFeed piece (linked in this AFA column) and it does appear Bush is distancing himself from the other candidates in a more pr...
| Political Talk|| Missouri politician kills himself amid Jewish ancestry smear campaign - Toddy on 2/27/15 at 3:25 pm|
He killed himself because some bigots thought their bigotry would sell to other bigots.
Shame on the Republicans that started this and shame on the head of the Missouri Republican Party.
[quote]Missouri State Auditor Tom Schweich, a Republican candidate for governor, died on Thursday in an a...
| Political Talk|| House Republicans trying to amend Constitution to ban gay marriage - Toddy on 2/23/15 at 7:21 pm|
Sigh. This has absolutely no chance of ever passing. What's the intention here. This does absolutely nothing but reinforce the perception that the GOP is a bigoted, hateful and out of date party. Especially in the minds of fair minded younger Americans. :casty:
It will be interesting to see which...
| SEC Recruiting|| Ole Miss' reaction to Treadwell injury convinced Patterson to commit - Toddy on 2/17/15 at 10:43 pm|
[quote]His mind was pretty much made up Nov. 1.
Patterson and his family were in attendance for the Rebels’ 35-31 loss to Auburn. In the game, the Rebels not only saw their national title hopes dashed, but star wide receiver Laquon Treadwell suffered a season-ending leg injury in the f...
| Political Talk|| Federal court slaps down Roy Moore, orders Mobile to start issuing licenses - Toddy on 2/12/15 at 8:03 pm|
Your move Roy :lol:
[quote]MOBILE, Ala. - The federal judge who overturned Alabama's gay marriage ban ordered a defiant county to begin issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples, signaling to judges across the state that they should do the same.
About an hour after U.S. District Judge Ca...
| Political Talk|| Ku Klux Klan announces support for Judge Roy Moore - Toddy on 2/10/15 at 7:07 pm|
I would imagine his base has several that like to don the white hoods and sheets.
[quote]The Mississippi Klan salutes Alabama's chief justice Roy Moore, for refusing to bow to the yoke of Federal tyranny. The Feds have no authority over individual States marriage laws. The fudgepackers from ...
| Political Talk|| Why won't Aaron Schock talk about his 'Downton Abbey' office? - Toddy on 2/3/15 at 10:49 am|
The tax payers didn't pay for the chandelier and pheasant feathers. What's he trying to hide? :dunno:
[quote] The Rayburn House Office Building is a labyrinth of beige offices.
And then, there’s .?.?. Rep.?Aaron Schock’s new digs.
Bright red walls. A gold-colored wall sconce with black c...
| Political Talk|| Jerusalem Post : Hate group funding GOP trip to Israel - Toddy on 1/29/15 at 8:35 pm|
This is all over the press in Israel. Given the incendiary statements and actions attributed to this group, why would the RNC publicly partner with them?
I don't always agree with the SPLC but they are spot on with the AFA
[quote]The Southern Poverty Law Center, an American civil rights group ...
| Political Talk|| Montgomery Advertiser pens an excellent piece about the gay haters in AL - Toddy on 1/28/15 at 12:00 pm|
Of all the states that have had their marriage bans struck down (which includes every state except Louisiana, Georgia, Nebraska, and North Dakota) the vitriol and hate emanating from elected officials in Alabama FAR surpasses every other conservatives state including Oklahoma, South Carolina, Missis...
| Political Talk|| How can any liberal defend Islam ? - Toddy on 1/9/15 at 7:52 pm|
I'm so tired of the worn out BS that "Islam is a religion of peace".
90% of ALL terrorist acts in the world are committed by Muslims.
The Shoe Bomber was a Muslim
The Beltway Snipers were Muslims
The Fort Hood Shooter was a Muslim
The underwear Bomber was a Muslim
The U-S.S. Cole Bom...
| Political Talk|| 14 Florida counties ban all courthouse weddings to avoid serving gays - Toddy on 1/5/15 at 7:54 pm|
This article from Jacksonville.com is a few days old and mentions only 3 counties. Gay marriage will be legal in the entire state of Florida tomorrow and 14 counties have now changed their policies to ban all weddings.
I've read that public schools in the South were closed during the 1960's to av...
| Political Talk|| Florida cops lure innocent men into online sex stings to take their property - Toddy on 1/5/15 at 2:41 pm|
Why do we put up with this BS !
[quote]Police posed as underage teens online to lure men into breaking the law as part of an apparent revenue scheme by Florida law enforcement agencies, according to an investigation of newly released public records.
Emails and other online communications analy...
| Political Talk|| Jury awards fired Catholic school teacher $1.9 million - Toddy on 12/23/14 at 10:26 am|
Hmmm...not sure how I feel about this
[quote]A Ft. Wayne jury has awarded a former Catholic school teacher $1.9 million after she was fired for undergoing in vitro fertilization, reports the Journal Gazette.
Emily Herx, a language arts teacher at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic School, was notifi...
| Ole Miss Sports Board|| Out of State tuition waivers - Toddy on 12/17/14 at 7:33 pm|
Do any of y'all know the required ACT score for Ole Miss to waive out of state tuition?
I have a relative that wants to attend Ole Miss as a Freshman in 2016. He made a 26 on the ACT when he took it as a Sophomore (he's recently retaken as a Junior and is waiting for the results) The kid has a 4....
| Political Talk|| Charles Johnson publishes real identity of Jackie (of UVA frat rape lie) - Toddy on 12/8/14 at 1:22 pm|
I don't have a problem with this. If you are going to evidently lie which leads to the defamation of an entire fraternity it's only fair.
| Political Talk|| It now appears the UVA rape story was all a big lie - Toddy on 12/6/14 at 12:07 pm|
Rolling Stone is now backtracking on the story. Jackie's identity needs to be made public. She and that magazine have defamed the Phi Psis. I really hope they can sue the crap out of someone.
[quote]The managing editor of Rolling Stone said Friday that he now believes the magazine "misplaced" its...
| SEC Rant|| Which State fan stole the Chucky Mullins sign after the Egg Bowl ? - Toddy on 12/2/14 at 9:59 pm|
I guess this was Plan B after they couldn't poison any trees in the Grove? :casty:
[quote]A sign honoring the dedication of Chucky Mullins Drive on the Ole Miss campus was stolen sometime Saturday night after the Egg Bowl.
Mullins, who played football at Ole Miss, died in 1991 after complicati...