| O-T Lounge|| History pic of the day - Jim Rockford on 7/3/15 at 3:33 pm|
Sailors line up at a Honolulu brothel, 1942. The going rate was three dollars for three minutes [img]http://nisei.hawaii.edu/docs/IO/4800/img4800.jpg[/img]...View Topic - Replies (13)
| Movie/TV Board|| Will there ever be another military-themed TV series? - Jim Rockford on 7/3/15 at 2:45 pm|
WWII had McHale's Navy, Hogan's Heroes, Combat, and some others. Korea only had MASH. Vietnam had China Beach and Tour of Duty that I can think of. The Unit was the only one set in current times, and it wasn't a success. Roger Ebert wrote about a similar subject several years ago, the lack of milit...View Topic - Replies (5)
| Tiger Rant|| Anybody else have a good feeling about this season? - Jim Rockford on 7/3/15 at 2:34 pm|
I have a hunch it's going to be special. :geauxtigers:...
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| O-T Lounge|| Non OT Ballers, your kid can now go to Stanford for free - Jim Rockford on 7/2/15 at 11:39 pm|
[link=(http://secondnexus.com/social-commentary-and-trends/stanford-tuiton-will-now-free-students-families-earn-less-125000-per-year/2/)]Tution waiver for families making less than $125K[/link] As for the rest of us, we'll just have to saddle up and pay for it out of petty cash....View Topic - Replies (12)
| More Sports|| American Pharoah will run in the Haskell - Jim Rockford on 7/2/15 at 5:18 pm|
Monmouth Park, Aug. 2 [link=(http://espn.go.com/horse-racing/story/_/id/13176111/american-pharoah-run-haskell)]LINK[/link]...
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| Money Talk|| Anybody get an ID identification letter from LA dept of revenue? - Jim Rockford on 7/2/15 at 3:52 pm|
Supposedly for security measures. You have to go to their website and answer some questions to verify your ID, mostly about addresses, phone numbers, and people you are associated with or have been associated with. I went to the site, answered the questions, and it told me they were wrong. I had one...
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| Movie/TV Board|| Where in the world is Stephen Colbert? - Jim Rockford on 7/2/15 at 2:27 pm|
He's in Michigan, interviewing Eminem on public access TV [link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rVPlMM_aSn4#t=31)]LINK[/link]...View Topic - Replies (9)
| O-T Lounge|| Gunman tries to rob reporter and her ex-Green Beret husband - Jim Rockford on 7/2/15 at 7:12 am|
with predictable results [link=(http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/gunman-killed-green-beret-former-cnn-reporter-albuquerque-shootout-n385416?cid=sm_fb)]LINK[/link] [quote] Two journalists got their hands on a crime story up close and personal this week. Former CNN and Headline News anch...View Topic - Replies (11)
| Music Board|| Debbie Harry is 70 today - Jim Rockford on 7/2/15 at 6:50 am|
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| Political Talk|| The Nation magazine recognizes there's a PC problem on campus - Jim Rockford on 7/1/15 at 5:26 pm|
yes, the Nation [link=(http://www.thenation.com/article/211337/professor-was-fired-saying-frick-no-class?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=socialflow)]LINK[/link]...
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| More Sports|| WWE seeking to block concussion related lawsuits - Jim Rockford on 7/1/15 at 2:46 pm|
[link=(http://www.mynews13.com/content/news/cfnews13/sports/article.html/content/news/articles/ap/2015/07/01/WWE_seeking_to_block_concussion_related_lawsuits.html)]LINK[/link] [quote]HARTFORD, Conn. -- (AP) World Wrestling Entertainment is asking a federal judge to block lawsuits by former wr...
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| O-T Lounge|| Breaking: Affleck and Garner are splitsville - Jim Rockford on 6/30/15 at 4:10 pm|
[link=(http://www.tmz.com/2015/06/30/ben-affleck-jennifer-garner-divorce/)]LINK[/link] :nana: [img]http://www.joblo.com/newsimages1/jennifer%20garner2a.jpg[/img] [img]http://i.telegraph.co.uk/multimedia/archive/01859/jennifer-garner_1859483i.jpg[/img] [img]http://images.starpulse.com/Phot...View Topic - Replies (33)
| Movie/TV Board|| Guess who gets to costar with Emma Watson next? - Jim Rockford on 6/30/15 at 12:48 pm|
Tom Hanks, that bastard [link=(http://www.ew.com/article/2015/06/24/emma-watson-the-circle-tom-hanks)]LINK[/link] [quote]Emma Watson has logged on for a starring role in the film adaptation of Dave Eggers’ The Circle, opposite Tom Hanks. James Ponsoldt (The Spectacular Now) is directing the p...View Topic - Replies (5)
| O-T Lounge|| Where is Kafka? - Jim Rockford on 6/28/15 at 10:51 pm|
last post was June 3. Did he get a timeout?...View Topic - Replies (10)
| O-T Lounge|| Prison escapee spinoff: It's an epidemic - Jim Rockford on 6/28/15 at 10:22 pm|
[link=(http://bigstory.ap.org/article/2253c147dce840e691067b14533046a6/nc-prison-worker-accused-helping-inmate-escape)]LINK[/link] [quote] POLKTON, N.C. (AP) — A kitchen worker at a North Carolina prison was charged Sunday with helping a convicted murderer escape as the search for the inmate cont...View Topic - Replies (5)
| Food and Drink|| Help me finish making this cocktail, FBD - Jim Rockford on 6/27/15 at 10:10 pm|
So far I have pineapple juice, frozen blueberries, and crushed ice. What kind of alcohol should go in it, and should I add anything else? :cheers:...
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| O-T Lounge|| Oregon men recovering in hospital after beaver attack - Jim Rockford on 6/27/15 at 9:15 pm|
[link=(http://newsdaily.com/2015/06/oregon-men-hospitalized-recovering-after-rare-beaver-attack/)]LINK[/link] [quote] PORTLAND, Ore. (Reuters) – Two Oregon hikers who were assaulted by a beaver after they climbed onto its dam have been hospitalized for injuries incurred during the rare attack, ...View Topic - Replies (19)
| Food and Drink|| RIP Check Wing Joe - Jim Rockford on 6/27/15 at 12:36 am|
[link=(http://www.osbornfuneralhome.net/home/index.cfm?action=public:obituaries.view&id=3221951&fh_id=10282)]LINK[/link][quote]Check Wing Joe passed away Tuesday, June 23rd in Memphis, Tennessee. He will be missed by many friends and his loving family. Chuck, as many called him, was 75 years old ...
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| Political Talk|| I listened to a replay of the oral arguments on CSPAN today - Jim Rockford on 6/26/15 at 11:16 pm|
and the guy representing the state of Tennesse (anti gay marriage side) was not very polished, and had trouble understanding some of the questions the justices were asking. At one point Scalia tried to lead the guy through the thought process of the question he was asking, and he still didn't get it...
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| O-T Lounge|| OT, list your #swoleproblems - Jim Rockford on 6/26/15 at 11:05 pm|
I tried on a pair of 34 pants. They were a little loose in the waist, and I had trouble putting them on over my quads....View Topic - Replies (15)