| Political Talk|| Pentagon Taps Boeing To Replace Air Force One, Seeks To Order Three Planes - Sentrius on 1/31/15 at 4:40 am|
[quote]The Air Force plans to replace the president’s iconic Air Force One with another new Boeing 747, it said Wednesday.
The decision was not a surprise: There’s only one other large, four-engine aircraft in production today, but it’s the Airbus A380, built by Boeing’s archenemy in France. Boei...
| Political Talk|| Senate Passes Keystone XL Oil Pipeline Bill - Sentrius on 1/29/15 at 3:24 pm|
[quote]WASHINGTON — The Senate on Thursday passed a bill to force construction of the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline, which President Obama is certain to veto in his first official clash with the new Republican-majority Congress.
The five-year fight over the Keystone pipeline has become a...
| Political Talk|| 1,700 Private Jets Fly To Sweden To Discuss Global Warming - Sentrius on 1/24/15 at 5:32 pm|
[quote]The skies above Switzerland are crammed full of private jets as billionaires and world leaders attend the annual World Economic Forum in Davos - [b]to discuss climate change among other things. [/b]
There is set to be twice as many jets as normal in the airspace as those attending the meet...
| Off-Topic Board|| The Rainbow Flag Is Now Flying Over Alabama - Sentrius on 1/24/15 at 12:10 am|
[quote]A federal judge in Mobile, Alabama, on Friday struck down the state's ban on same-sex marriage, bringing the number of states that allow same-sex couples to marry to 37. "There has been no evidence presented that these marriage laws have any effect on the choices of couples to have or raise c...
| Political Talk|| The Rick Perry Era Comes To An End In Texas - Sentrius on 1/23/15 at 6:45 pm|
[quote]Any governor will happily declare that being the chief executive of his or her state is the greatest job in the world. For the last 14 years, Rick P...
| Political Talk|| Islamists respond to magazine's peaceful response to Islamist attacks - Sentrius on 1/21/15 at 10:22 pm|
with peaceful protests of its own?
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[quote]While there have also been largely peaceful protests, authorities from Africa to the Middle East are seeing clashes in...
| Political Talk|| Arizona Will Require High School Students To Pass Citizenship Test To Graduate - Sentrius on 1/20/15 at 10:25 pm|
[quote]Arizona high school students will have to pass the same test that immigrants must take to obtain citizenship before they graduate under a new law signed Thursday by Gov. Doug Ducey (R).
The first-of-its-kind law will require students to take the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization civics t...
| Political Talk|| Supreme Court Upholds Religious Rights Of Prisoners - Sentrius on 1/20/15 at 11:08 am|
[quote]WASHINGTON -- A Supreme Court that has extended the reach of religion into public life in recent years ruled Tuesday that spirituality can overcome even prison security concerns.
The court came down decisively on the side of a Muslim prisoner whose beard had been deemed potentially dangero...
| Political Talk|| Cop Fired For Exposing Dept Policy Where Officers Have Sex With Prostitutes - Sentrius on 1/18/15 at 9:32 pm|
Then Proceed to arrest them....
[quote]A police officer in Arkansas recently lost his job after he exposed a massive scheme that allowed officers to have sex with prostitutes and then arrest them for servicing the undercover cops.
The way that Former Fort Smith Police Department Sgt. Don Paul ...
| More Sports Board|| Is Dallas still better than Seattle? - Sentrius on 1/18/15 at 5:34 pm|
Cowboys fans told me so....
| Political Talk|| 2016 GOP Convention In Cleveland Set For July 18-21, A Month Earlier Than 2012 - Sentrius on 1/15/15 at 12:00 am|
[quote]CORONADO, Calif. — The GOP’s presidential nominating convention will be held July 18-21 in 2016, notably earlier than past such gatherings.
The dates for the event, to be held in Cleveland, were revealed Wednesday as Republican National Committee members gathered for a meeting in San Diego...
| Political Talk|| Sen. Ted Cruz Will Oversee Science And NASA Subcommittee - Sentrius on 1/13/15 at 6:24 pm|
[quote]What’s the future of space and science funding in the United States?
Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, will help shape it after being named the chair of the Subcommittee on Space, Science and Competitiveness, which oversees overall science and NASA funding.
And that may be bad news for NASA — and...
| Political Talk|| French Prime Minister Declares "War" On Radical Islam - Sentrius on 1/11/15 at 2:13 pm|
[quote]PARIS — Prime Minister Manuel Valls declared Saturday that France was at war with radical Islam after the harrowing sieges that led to the deaths of three gunmen and four hostages the day before. New details emerged about the bloody final confrontations, and security forces remained on high a...
| Political Talk|| Saudi Arabia Publicly Flogged Blogger And Activist Accused Of Insulting Islam - Sentrius on 1/9/15 at 11:55 pm|
[quote]Saudi Arabia has been condemned for publicly flogging liberal blogger and activist Raif Badawi, who was accused of insulting Islam.
Amnesty International confirmed to The Independent that Badawi, who was [b]sentenced to 1,000 lashes, received the first round of 50 in a public flogging afte...
| Political Talk|| President Obama Will Veto Keystone XL Legislation, White House Says - Sentrius on 1/6/15 at 7:40 pm|
[quote]The White House says President Obama will veto any congressional legislation that approves the Keystone XL pipeline.
"If this bill passes this Congress, the president wouldn't sign it," White House press secretary Josh Earnest said.
The House, which has a Republican majority, is expecte...
| Political Talk|| This Was Chris Christie All Ecstatic At The Lions-Cowboys Playoff Game - Sentrius on 1/4/15 at 9:37 pm|
:lol: :lol: :lol:...
| Political Talk|| Marijuana Laswuit Against Colorado Could Blow Up States Rights - Sentrius on 1/3/15 at 7:10 pm|
[quote]Should Nebraska and Oklahoma succeed, their case could lead to epic battles among the states over regulation of guns and pollution—and give Congress unprecedented power.[/quote]
[quote]As attorney general of Nebraska, Bruning has fought Obamacare with the fanaticism of a zealot, arguing in...
| More Sports Board|| Still, Urban needs to answer for that first down call - Sentrius on 1/1/15 at 11:44 pm|
No excuse for that one. ...
| Political Talk|| Happy New Year Poliboard - Sentrius on 1/1/15 at 12:30 am|
| O-T Lounge|| United Sues Businessman Who Found Method For Buying Cheaper Plane Tickets - Sentrius on 12/30/14 at 2:18 pm|
[quote]NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — A young computer whiz from New York City has launched a site to help people buy cheap plane tickets. But an airline company and its travel partner want to shut him down.
United Airlines and Orbitz filed a civil lawsuit last month against 22-year-old Aktarer Zaman, who...