| Money Talk|| Anyone here keeping up with the Chevron trial? - Zach on 3/6/14 at 10:55 am|
Big decision by a judge in favor of Chevron yesterday. In his 500+ page decision the judge accused the plaintiff of massive fraud, extortion and bribery.
My question. Shouldn't the plaintiff be arrested for committing crimes?
Article is in WSJ so can't link it.
| Political Talk|| Global Warming and the Nazis - Zach on 3/5/14 at 12:09 pm|
| Political Talk|| ABC news spikes their own poll - Zach on 3/5/14 at 10:50 am|
[link=(http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/abc-skips-own-poll-dour-news-dems-devotes-18-minutes-dancing-stars)]because it shows bad news for Dems[/link]
They covered 'Dancing with the Stars' instead....
| Political Talk|| If you don't believe that the Movie Idiocracy is real... - Zach on 3/4/14 at 4:32 pm|
...read this study.
| Political Talk|| 2nd coming of Jimmy Carter - Zach on 3/4/14 at 1:05 pm|
[link=(http://cnsnews.com/news/article/ali-meyer/labor-force-participation-2013-lowest-35-years)]Labor Participation Rate[/link]
Lowest rate of employment since Jimmah Carter.
And we had Soviet adventurism during Carter.
Coincidence? I think not....
| Political Talk|| Obama pulls the 'wrong side of history' card - Zach on 3/3/14 at 3:04 pm|
On Putin. Just now on CNN. Can't link it. But it obviously will make Putin think twice. No one wants to be on the 'wrong side of history.'...
| Political Talk|| Vlad did not attack because of perceived weakness by Obama - Zach on 3/3/14 at 1:02 pm|
[link=(http://cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/kerry-disputes-putin-seized-crimea-because-he-thought-obama-wouldn-t)]John Kerry said so[/link]...
| Political Talk|| Is de Blasio the new David Dinkins? - Zach on 3/3/14 at 12:54 pm|
Don't know how many of you younger folks remember the election of NYC's first black mayor. It was a total mess. Crime skyrocketed. Ever heard of windshield wiping thugs?
| Political Talk|| A Hypo... Oscars v. sports event - Zach on 3/3/14 at 11:58 am|
I don't watch the Oscars but I was just wondering about juxtaposing it to major sports events that start with "Ladies and Gentlemen, will you please rise while Joan Smith sings our national anthem."
What do you think would have happened last night at the Oscars if the P.A. announcer had uttered t...
| Political Talk|| Obama is serious... Sleeves rolled up - Zach on 3/1/14 at 5:23 pm|
| Political Talk|| Counter Culture likes Fire - Zach on 3/1/14 at 4:34 pm|
[link=(http://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/local/Burning-Man-Gone-38K-Tickets-Sold-in-44-Minutes-247959481.html)]Burning Man sells out[/link]
If you would like to come over to Zach's house you can watch me burn leaves for only 100 bucks....
| Political Talk|| Stressed about politics? Watch this. - Zach on 3/1/14 at 4:11 pm|
[link=(http://www.twincities.com/ci_25254282/watch-snowflakes-form-and-melt-microscopic-level)]time lapse of snow flakes[/link]...
| Food and Drink Board|| Question for gardeners...re: seeds - Zach on 3/1/14 at 10:28 am|
I bought 2 little packets of pepper seeds. Planted them in tiny containers in the house a few weeks ago.
The packets described contents as about 25 seeds. That's a total of 50. But today I counted 78 sprouts. My questions...
a. Can a seed produce two sprouts?
b. Did they just over fill t...
| Political Talk|| Obama draws another line - Zach on 2/28/14 at 4:29 pm|
[link=(http://news.yahoo.com/obama-comments-on-ukraine-214813649.html)]warns Russia... Putin scared[/link]...
| Political Talk|| Want to go grocery shopping in Venezuela? - Zach on 2/28/14 at 4:18 pm|
Ain't socialism just grand? :nana:...
| Political Talk|| IT'S FRIDAY!!!! - Zach on 2/28/14 at 3:21 pm|
First, an email from Joe Biden to Zach..
This is our last chance to elect a Congress that will work with Barack -- if we don't get this right, we won't get another opportunity.
You can make sure we have what we need to win. Chip in $3 or more before the deadline at m...
| Political Talk|| Dartmouth radicals..."Meet our demands or Else!" - Zach on 2/28/14 at 11:02 am|
Racial enrollment quotas for Black and Latino students to “at least 10 percent each”
• “Ensure that 47 percent of post-doctoral students are people of color”
• “Ban the use of ‘illegal aliens, illegal immigrants...
| Political Talk|| What are the prosects of the Senate going GOP? - Zach on 2/27/14 at 12:08 pm|
This guy has a pretty good run down of the Dem seats that are vulnerable.
La. is gonna be a battle ground state....
| Political Talk|| Time for a Poli Board Poll ...senate race - Zach on 2/26/14 at 5:21 pm|
You only have two choices. It's my hypothetical.
| Political Talk|| Keystone Pipeline will Cause Cancer - Zach on 2/26/14 at 3:42 pm|
| Political Talk|| Air car...how green can you get? - Zach on 2/26/14 at 3:29 pm|
117 miles per gallon. If it doesn't deflate....
| More Sports Board|| Arnold Palmer was No. 3 in Golf earnings in 2013 - Zach on 2/26/14 at 3:07 pm|
So, I'm reading this Golf Mag article that divides income by 'on course' and 'off course.' Tiger Woods is No. 1. Mostly off course. No surprise. Phil is No. 2...mostly off course. But Arnie is No. 3.
On course is zero. Off course is something like 30M.
Is Arnold No. 1 in terms of athlete...
| Political Talk|| Re: the Ariz law ...blue laws and holidays - Zach on 2/26/14 at 12:18 pm|
So, if a business should not have the freedom to reject customers on the basis of religious convictions... why do we still have blue laws?
We cannot buy liquor on Sunday. Why Sunday? Because it's a Christian day of worship.
Why do we recognize holidays like Christmas and Easter? Govt buildi...
| Political Talk|| Marijuana and the law of unintended consequences - Zach on 2/26/14 at 10:49 am|
Legalization in Colorado has caused a spike in dogs ingesting their owner's edible marijuana.
Keep your guns out of the reach of children and keep your stash out of the reach of Fido....
| Political Talk|| How come whites can blast Clarence Thomas... - Zach on 2/26/14 at 10:26 am|
....and not be called 'racist'?
But when whites criticize Obama they are racist?
[link=(http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/toobin-calls-clarence-thomas-disgraceful-cnns-wolf-blitzer-hails-excellent-article)]New Yorker slams Thomas[/link]...
| Political Talk|| Feminist becomes porn actress - Zach on 2/25/14 at 11:03 am|
This is a riveting story. Duke U. is a left wing, feminist friendly college. The girl did porn to pay the tuition. She was outed by a guy who recognized her and she decided to write her own narrative of why she did it and why she is happy she did it.
A lot of her rhetoric speaks to libertarian...
| Political Talk|| "Common Sense" Gun Control - Zach on 2/25/14 at 10:13 am|
Liberals are not allowed to use the term 'gun control' without the qualifier 'common sense.' This portrays opponents to be whackos who lack common sense. Well, here is an example of how much common sense comes with gun control.
In DC it is illegal to possess ammunition if you do not own a regis...
| Political Talk|| How many in the news media worked for Obama? - Zach on 2/25/14 at 9:07 am|
[link=(http://mrc.org/media-reality-check/two-new-msnbc-hosts-bring-news-media-obama-revolving-door-30)]The number is now 30[/link]
And it doesn't count 'contributors' or spouses....
| Political Talk|| Harry Reid wants to end Prostitution in Nev. - Zach on 2/23/14 at 2:31 pm|
[link=(http://www.mintpressnews.com/reid-calls-for-an-end-to-prostitution-in-nev/180136/)]One could say that Harry is a Ho[/link]...
| Political Talk|| Mary needs GOP support - Zach on 2/23/14 at 1:30 pm|
[link=(http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_SENATE_LOUISIANA?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT&CTIME=2014-02-23-09-04-51)]And will probably get it[/link]
As I posted last week. UAW is all in for Mary. He says she's good for the state. But then he also said GM would never close down th...