| Political Talk|| USPS Major Ammo Purchase; Maybe they will support the BLM - Lsut81 on 4/15/14 at 9:06 am|
[quote]Add the U.S. Postal Service to the list of federal agencies seeking to purchase what some Second Amendment activists say are alarmingly large quantities of ammunition.
Earlier this year, the USPS posted a notice on its website, under the heading "Assorted Small Arms Ammunition," that says:...
| Political Talk|| Bundy/BLM: Sheriff: "Feds Strategizing for Raid" - Lsut81 on 4/15/14 at 6:34 am|
The Feds are just fricking stupid enough to go it again and turn this into an armed conflict...
If they raid and shite goes down, you can bet your arse thousands of militia men will converge on the area and turn it into the wild west.
[quote]The executive director of the Constitutional Sheriffs a...
| Political Talk|| Reid chimes in on BLM/Rancher battle - Lsut81 on 4/14/14 at 3:39 pm|
[quote]RENO, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- Senate majority leader Harry Reid hasn't been very vocal about the cattle battle showdown in recent days, but says "it's not over."
Reid tells News4's Samantha Boatman his take on the so-called cattle battle in southern Las Vegas. "Well, it's not over. W...
| Political Talk|| Police accused of killing kid, staging scene - Lsut81 on 4/11/14 at 10:42 am|
Heres another one for you guys... Seriously, how fricking difficult would it be for departments to pony up the $300-500 for each officer to have a Go-Pro on them at all times. I'd be interested to see how much the number of Police Abuse/Police Murders would fall.
Who knows what the truth is wit...
| Money Talk|| The Market Correction has begun - Lsut81 on 4/11/14 at 6:44 am|
according to multiple analysts I have heard... :popcorn:
I've got a little cash ready to go in during the drop, but I'm more interested in seeing PMs go up, so that I can unload some physical that I have. ...
| Political Talk|| Obamacare; Rand Survey; LA Times.... 9.3m Signups... Maybe Not - Lsut81 on 4/9/14 at 6:54 am|
Looks like the LA times is at it again...
Btw, why was the LA Times given exclusive insight into this a week ago :dunno:
[quote]The long-awaited Rand Corp. study of Obamacare's effect on health insurance coverage was released Tuesday and confirmed the numbers that had been telegraphed for mo...
| Money Talk|| Mr Bitcoin Goes to Washington - Lsut81 on 4/8/14 at 11:01 am|
Just heard Polis on CNBC talking about the benefits and he was asked about investing in bitcoins... His answer "No, people shouldn't invest.. They should transfer dollars into bitcoins in order to complete a transaction"
So wtf is the point of transferring $ to bitcoin to complete a transaction w...
| Money Talk|| 10 Reasons to Quit Your Job - Lsut81 on 4/8/14 at 9:30 am|
Saw this article on Linkedin last night and found it interesting. Its obviously tongue-in-cheek and something you would get off of the Onion, but there are a few good points in it.
[quote]4) Money is not happiness. A common question during my Twitter Q&A (that I give every Thursday from 330-430 ...
| Political Talk|| Representatives not paid enough? This Congressman thinks so - Lsut81 on 4/4/14 at 9:07 am|
frick these people... Seriously, this is one of many issues with DC.
You should go into politics for public service, not to make money.
And his reasoning "Only rich people will be able to run for office" That is how it pretty much is right now... Only the wealthy have the war chests to success...
| Political Talk|| Voter Fraud, I thought it doesn't exist? NC has 35k cases in 2012 - Lsut81 on 4/2/14 at 8:07 pm|
[quote]North Carolina’s Board of Elections found that tens of thousands of registered voters from the state have personal information matching that of registered voters in other states, and appear to have voted in states other than North Carolina in 2012. In some cases, votes were cast under names o...
| Political Talk|| Active Shooter at Ft Hood - Lsut81 on 4/2/14 at 5:10 pm|
| Political Talk|| Obamacare: Class Action Lawsuit in Nevada due to non-coverage - Lsut81 on 4/2/14 at 11:32 am|
And the article shows EXACTLY what is fricking wrong with this... A guy pays 2 months of premiums and subsequently racks up a $400k bill :casty:
[quote]Las Vegas (CBS LAS VEGAS) – Just days after the deadline to enroll for insurance coverage through Nevada Health Link, the first class-action laws...
| Political Talk|| Obamacare Estimates @ 858k newly insured - Lsut81 on 4/1/14 at 3:23 pm|
So who do you believe, this administration or a non profit research group?
[quote]The RAND study, which has not been published – only the Los Angeles Times has seen it – found that just 23 per cent of new enrollees had no insurance before signing up.
And of those newly insured Americans, just...
| Political Talk|| Obamacare: SF Residents Opting Out - Lsut81 on 4/1/14 at 12:20 pm|
He says exactly what the smart people know will happen...
[quote]SAN JOSE (KPIX 5) – Despite an extended deadline to sign up for health care under Covered California, some in the Bay Area are choosing to pay a penalty instead of insurance because of the cost.
Brian Roi has worked as a bartende...
| Political Talk|| Obamacare: Its the law of the land - Lsut81 on 4/1/14 at 6:37 am|
Hope you all signed up by midnight last night for your mandated insurance policies :usa:
Of course, unless you used the honor system and lied about being burdened by not having enough time to sign up over the past 6 months :cheers:
Predictions on numbers they will claim?
| Political Talk|| Pro-Obamacare LA Times Article brings the lulz - Lsut81 on 3/31/14 at 4:47 pm|
[quote]Against all odds and expectations, enrollments in health plans qualified under the Affordable Care Act are surging Monday toward -- and maybe beyond -- the 7-million figure projected by the Congressional Budget Office before Oct. 1, when the open-enrollment period began. The deadline for star...
| Political Talk|| Obamacare Exchange Registering Voters.... As Democrats - Lsut81 on 3/30/14 at 9:03 pm|
[quote]LA MESA, Calif. - A local couple called 10News concerned after they received an envelope from the state's Obamacare website, Covered California. Inside was a letter discussing voter registration and a registration card pre-marked with an "x" in the box next to Democratic Party. The couple – ...
| Political Talk|| Obamacare support falls to new low (26%) LOL - Lsut81 on 3/28/14 at 8:07 am|
The fricking morons got another one right "People will love it once its passed and they see how it benefits them"
Also, seems that this is a someone intelligent survey as people realize it will not be repealed.
[quote]A new poll shows that just 26 percent of Americans support Obamacare, but at ...
| Money Talk|| IRS Rules Bitcoin as Property - Lsut81 on 3/25/14 at 1:29 pm|
[quote]The IRS has ruled Bitcoin should be treated as property for federal tax purposes.
Here is the full text of their detailed Q&A:
Q-1: How is virtual currency treated for federal tax purposes?
A-1: For federal tax purposes, virtual currency is treated as property. General tax princip...
| Political Talk|| Gallup: "Hillary's top selling point is her being First Female President" - Lsut81 on 3/22/14 at 4:35 pm|
Holy frick... Did these dipshits not learn anything from electing an unqualified person 4yrs ago based on him being the first. :banghead:
[quote]PRINCETON, NJ -- Americans say the best or most positive thing about a possible Hillary Clinton presidency -- if she were to run and be elected in 2016 ...
| Political Talk|| Obamacare Tax: Drudge owns WH and MSM - Lsut81 on 3/21/14 at 7:27 pm|
[quote]A White House aide set off a stampede of liberal media criticism for Internet news pioneer Matt Drudge over Obamacare – but his critics don't seem to understand how small businesses pay taxes.
The brouhaha started when Drudge tweeted, “Just paid the Obamacare penalty for not 'getting cover...
| Political Talk|| 4 Reasons insurance Premiums WILL rise next year - Lsut81 on 3/21/14 at 9:06 am|
I know I'm on a roll, but finally getting a chance to read the news...
I can't wait to get my promised decrease of $2500 or 2500%, whatever I was promised.
[quote][b]1. The Mix of Enrollees[/b]
Insurers say that people signing up for insurance through the new exchanges tend to be older ...
| Political Talk|| Obamacare; Don't like your job? Just quit, we support you! - Lsut81 on 3/21/14 at 8:07 am|
Woohoo, less contributors
[quote]For uninsured people, the nation's new health care law may offer an escape from worry about unexpected, astronomical medical bills. But for Stephanie Payne of St. Louis, who already had good insurance, the law could offer another kind of escape: the chance to quit...
| Political Talk|| Obamacare Enrollment @ 5m w/ 2 weeks left (Not so fast) - Lsut81 on 3/18/14 at 8:14 am|
[quote]More than 5 million people have now selected an Obamacare health insurance plan on a government-run exchange, with just two weeks to go before a March 31 deadline for obtaining such coverage, a top federal official announced Monday.
So they will likely hit 5.5m "Selecting a plan"...
| Music Board|| Adam Jones VIP Q&A - Lsut81 on 3/15/14 at 9:35 am|
Haters bash away, but some may be interested.
One of the members of the TOOL forums snuck a recorder into the VIP Q&A session. This is it.
Very interesting shite and cool to get to hear Adam give insight on tons of stuff that you have prob never heard about.
| Political Talk|| Obama Vs Putin (How Americans view the two) - Lsut81 on 3/13/14 at 3:57 pm|
[quote]A YouGov/Economist survey of 1,000 adults interviewed March 8-10 found that 78 percent view Putin as somewhat to very strong leader. Just 45 percent see Obama the same way. Worse, more Americans, 55 percent, view Obama as a weak leader.[/quote]
| Money Talk|| Vanguard ETFs - Lsut81 on 3/13/14 at 12:40 pm|
Looking to get into some ETFs that I can actively play with as opposed to my Mutual Funds I have just sitting with them...
Doing some reading on them and how they have lower fees and no commissions.
So the question is, where are the "fees" assessed?
| Political Talk|| RNC Targeting those who lost insurance due to Obamacare - Lsut81 on 3/9/14 at 7:11 am|
This is exactly what they need to do, but it is very fricking scary that they have access to these records....
Doesn't matter to me though... They aren't getting my fricking vote. Only person that likely would is Ron Paul.
[quote]Republican National Committee data operatives will build a list o...
| Political Talk|| Obamacare Signup Numbers... Predictable - Lsut81 on 3/6/14 at 3:45 pm|
There was a big discussion last week on the percentages... Well here are numbers other than those from the lying administration.
In case you don't want to read
1/10 uninsured have signed up for coverage
50% of those new signees have paid
90% of the exchange signups are people moving pla...
| Money Talk|| Funds vs Individual Stocks - Lsut81 on 3/6/14 at 10:03 am|
My goal for the new year has been to actively learn more about investing and finance... So my dumb question of the day.
Can someone give me a quick breakdown of why one would choose to purchase individual stock or funds over the other for long term investments?
Stocks: Great if t...