| Political Talk|| Rand Paul has a constitutional problem. - HubbaBubba on 3/1/15 at 12:28 am|
[link=(http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2014/07/18/thanks-to-states-rights-rand-paul-might-not-run-for-president.html)]Mr. States' Rights sez States don't have rights to set rules for running for office. [/link]
Well, yeah! Except for that pesky U. S. Constitution. ...
| Political Talk|| Prominent Russian opposition figure Boris Nemtsov shot dead - HubbaBubba on 2/28/15 at 11:48 pm|
[quote]MOSCOW (AP) — Boris Nemtsov, a charismatic Russian opposition leader and sharp critic of President Vladimir Putin, was gunned down Saturday near the Kremlin, just a day before a planned protest against the government.[/quote][link=(http://news.yahoo.com/prominent-russian-opposition-figure-bor...
| Tech Board|| I love being involved in technology. - HubbaBubba on 2/23/15 at 10:37 pm|
I began to work with the Air Force communications director and the director of Army Intelligence today on the design for a new airborne command & control center for the new Air Force One. I was like, "Really? How the hell did I get here?"
Totally awesome experience! Just wanted to share. I set a...
| Tech Board|| Matricom G Box Q. Anyone experienced this? - HubbaBubba on 2/22/15 at 2:36 pm|
I ordered this middle of last week with a key, but won't get get a chance to set it up and use it until late next week.
The reviews in it are very mixed and it seems people love it or hate it. What are some things to look out for?
| Political Talk|| Will Japan respond to ISIS by moving to militarized? - HubbaBubba on 1/31/15 at 4:09 pm|
There is already a conservative government in place and a call to revise the Constitution of Japan. The U. S. has shown a willingness to pull out troops and have Japan become more fully capable to counter the aggression of North Korea and the ever restless rumblings out of China.
I believe today...
| Tech Board|| Network question - HubbaBubba on 1/28/15 at 4:12 pm|
Here is the scenario:
Computer-based video wall processor using Win7. One Ethernet port to hit the Corporate LAN, one Ethernet port to support Clients managing the wall.
The videowall processor can decode the H.264 streams directly on the processor and open them as individual windows on the vi...
| Political Talk|| Police to Google: "You're cutting into our take! Stop it!" - HubbaBubba on 1/27/15 at 12:22 pm|
Well, at least that's what I read between the lines when the LE complains about Waze.
They are wrapping it up in the name of their personal security, though.
[link=(http://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/2015/01/27/police-google-waze/22394629/)]Police want Waze to stop showing the Po-Po. [/link...
| Tiger Rant|| When was the last time LSU was an 8 point underdog? - HubbaBubba on 10/3/14 at 10:19 am|
| More Sports Board|| Worst Ryder captain: Sutton or Watson? - HubbaBubba on 9/28/14 at 10:37 am|
This was just embarrassing, but I have to go with Sutton. That forced pairing of Woods and Mickelson was diseased from the start. ...
| Tech Board|| Streaming to Internet from hardware codec - HubbaBubba on 9/27/14 at 7:41 am|
I can create an .rtsp stream using a hardware codec from my home. I can set it as unicast or multicast, 1080p, and the bandwidth is variable from 10 Mbps down to 200 kbps.
I want to view this stream on my Note 3, or I may want to view it on a computer. I have no problem setting this up on a LAN ...
| O-T Lounge|| Advice on replacing AC - HubbaBubba on 9/26/14 at 11:47 am|
Want to replace the AC for my house. I have gas heat, upflow furnace, 1.5 ton for the master bedroom/bath/closet and a 4 ton for the main house downstairs. The upstairs was replaced a few years ago, so I'm not replacing that.
Just received a quote for $8,100 complete for American Standard 16 SEER...
| Movie/TV Board|| Just finished True Detective - HubbaBubba on 9/25/14 at 7:10 am|
Between work, kids, house, exercise and other activities, I don't see much TV, but this week I watched two episodes a night of True Detective. Finished last night.
Great story. Woody was much less three dimensional as Matthew playing Rust Cohle, but overall, an awesome job of story telling and gr...
| Tech Board|| Quantum Teleportation: now at 25 Kilometers - HubbaBubba on 9/23/14 at 9:22 pm|
Imagine taking something. Anything. Then take the data that perfectly and with perfect security describes that 'something', and then perfectly reassembles it into another 'something'. When you do it, you do it instantly. And in so doing you do it without that data traveling through time and space. I...
| Tech Board|| When is a Systems Engineer really a Systems Engineer? - HubbaBubba on 9/13/14 at 9:08 am|
I had to deal with someone yesterday at a technology company. He really didn't know his stuff, so when I saw his title on his email signature stated, "Systems Engineer", on my next phone call to him I asked him where he went to school for his engineering degree. Turns out he doesn't have a degree in...
| O-T Lounge|| Good morning from 57 degree Dallas! - HubbaBubba on 9/13/14 at 7:59 am|
Bring on Al Gore! I love me some climate change!
That is all....
| More Sports Board|| Dallas sports columnist refers to Michael Sam as..... - HubbaBubba on 9/8/14 at 12:07 am|
A Tinkerbell! :lol:
Was watching the Newy Scruggs show, on NBC5, and local sports writer, Richie Whitt, said,
[quote]Some people aren't ready for a Tinkerbell, yet, on this Cowboys team[/quote].
| O-T Lounge|| Expressing condolences? - HubbaBubba on 9/3/14 at 9:31 pm|
The 71 year old father of a business acquaintance ran a stop sign at an intersection killing himself, the female driver of the other car and putting his wife (the acquaintance' mother) in the hospital barely clinging to life.
What do you say to express condolences when it isn't someone you have ...
| Movie/TV Board|| Just watched Rush - HubbaBubba on 9/1/14 at 11:16 am|
For the second time. How did this film not gross more the $27 million in the U.S.? This was an incredible story and the film had fantastc cinematography. Was it the R rating on a Ron Howard film?...
| Tiger Rant|| Matt Flynn: Dressed for Success - HubbaBubba on 8/30/14 at 6:33 am|
The Denim Twins
| More Sports Board|| More, fewer or just right? College football rosters. - HubbaBubba on 8/24/14 at 12:39 pm|
Was listening recently to some sports show while I was traveling, and the announcer was advocating for basically unlimited rosters, saying there "there is so much talent right now that it doesn't make sense for a college team to suffer because a few players get injured."
I'd be against that. Scho...