| Political Talk|| Measles in Illinois Day Care Center - Paluka on 2/5/15 at 9:05 pm|
[quote]The outbreak at a KinderCare Learning Center in Palatine marks the second appearance of the measles in Illinois within the last month. Officials last week said a suburban Cook County a...
| Political Talk|| Congressional black caucus- response - Paluka on 11/24/14 at 10:13 pm|
"The Ferguson Grand Jury's decision not to indict Officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown is a miscarriage of justice. It is a slap in the face to Americans nationwide who continue to hope and believe that justice will prevail.
"This decision seems to underscore an unwritten rule that...
| Political Talk|| Looks like Justina Pelletier likely to go home - Paluka on 6/12/14 at 2:28 pm|
The kid with mitochondrial disease. Her parents were accused of trying to get her unnecessary medical treatment so the state of Mass took her from her parents for a year. Glad it looks like she's going home.
"Staver claims that DCF's concession "completely undercuts their argument."
| Political Talk|| Judicial watch on IRS targeting - Paluka on 5/14/14 at 5:11 pm|
[quote]One key email string from July 2012 confirms that IRS Tea Party scrutiny was directed from Washington, DC. On July 6, 2010, Holly Paz (the former Director of the IRS Rulings and Agreements Division and current Manager of Exempt Organizations Guidance) asks IRS lawyer Steven Grodnitzky “to let...
| Political Talk|| Condoleezza Rice declines Rutgers invite - Paluka on 5/3/14 at 9:49 am|
[quote]"Commencement should be a time of joyous celebration for the graduates and their families," Rice said. "Rutgers' invitation to me to speak has become a distraction for the univers...
| Political Talk|| 100 Million to Detroit from the Feds - Paluka on 9/26/13 at 10:31 pm|
[quote]DETROIT (AP) -- The U.S. government directed more than $100 million in grants Thursday to help bankrupt Detroit tear down vacant buildings and spur job growth, but the help falls far short of the wider bailout some city leaders had sought.[/quote]
| Political Talk|| Syrian Analyst admits she was never enrolled in a PhD program - Paluka on 9/17/13 at 10:26 am|
"During discussions about military action in Syria last month, O'Bagy wrote an influential piece in The Wall Street Journal that was used to push for punishing the Assad regime for...
| Political Talk|| California's latest tax law! Prove it! - Paluka on 8/28/13 at 9:54 pm|
[quote]The bill, introduced by State Sen. Ricardo Lara, names the Boy Scouts, Little League, Future Farmers of America and 19 other organizations as examples of groups that could be stripped of their tax-exempt status if found to discriminate based on gender identity, sexual orientation, nationality...
| Political Talk|| feds target instructors of polygraph-beating methods - Paluka on 8/19/13 at 11:46 am|
"Federal agents have launched a criminal investigation of instructors who claim they can teach job applicants how to pass lie detector tests as part of the Obama administratio...
| Political Talk|| WV candidate switches to GOP - Paluka on 8/11/13 at 7:54 am|
Jenkins said, "West Virginia is under attack by Obama and Democratic party that our parents and grandparents would not recognize today. I'm proud to join the Republican party to fight the Washington assault on ...
| Political Talk|| Don Lemon of CNN agrees with O'Reilly - Paluka on 7/29/13 at 10:30 pm|
[quote]Lemon said O'Reilly's assessment doesn't go far enough and offered this advice: "Pull up your pants; don't use the n-word; respect one's environment by not littering; finish high school; and don'...
| Political Talk|| The presence of Amnesia during testimony - Paluka on 6/15/13 at 8:46 am|
I have read and watched a good bit of the testimony by the various players in all of these scandals. I'm sure most of the board has done so as well.
Holder lied about F &F, was held in contempt then Obama claimed EP on it.
Holder lied about investigating the press to find the leaks.
| Political Talk|| Hospital forming own insurance plan better than Obamacare? - Paluka on 5/28/13 at 3:13 pm|
"Wellstar Health System and Piedmont Healthcare are forming their own insurance company -- competing with United Healthcare, Aetna and other insurers that traditionally serve as mid...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Got tickets for game...where do I park? - Paluka on 12/29/12 at 8:08 pm|
My brother gave me and my son great tickets for the game. I have no idea where to park or anything. Ill be driving in from Baton Rouge in the morning. Any info is appreciated (exit to take, etc)!...
| Political Talk|| Hypothetical Presidential Victory and scenrio - Paluka on 7/6/12 at 10:55 am|
This may have been discussed. I was talking with a friend last night (coached his son in baseball). He is big in the libertarian party here. He mentioned that the state organization was passing on information that they will concentrate on the senate and house races while just allowing the presidenti...
| Gaming Board|| What PC to purchase for SWKOR for my son - Paluka on 4/20/12 at 11:12 am|
Ok guys. I ran one of their hardware programs and it says I do not have the needed speed, memory, etc on my home PC for my son to play this game. It's about time for a new home computer anyway.
I need recommendations on what to purchase or whether to have one custom built, etc. I only do financi...
| Gaming Board|| Help PLEASE - BEST headset for Xbox 360 Live? - Paluka on 12/14/11 at 9:53 am|
I have read review after review and searched the board as well.
Can you guys please give me your opinions on the best headset with mic? My son wants one for Christmas and I want to get something that's good but that doesn't cost 200 bucks!He plays MW 2 and 3 live a lot.
| O-T Lounge|| Question for a friend dating potentially pregnant female - Paluka on 11/29/11 at 11:56 am|
I have my own opinions on this matter and will share after this.
Friend of mine has been dating this lady. She's probably in her mid-thirties and he's in his early 40's. He's only been dating her for like a month but seems to have fallen for her quite hard. I've met her and she seems to be a pret...
| O-T Lounge|| Fallen Hero Laid to Rest-Here's how to handle protesters - Paluka on 4/19/11 at 1:13 pm|
Sorry if Germans but I'd thought I'd share this. Worth the read. That Kansas "Church" should have stayed home!