| Political Talk|| Can anyone explain Obama's interest in the Bergdhal deal? - CarrolltonTiger on 2/23/15 at 4:32 pm|
"The family of Kayla Mueller, the U.S. aid worker who died while a captive of Islamic State militants in Syria, said a prisoner swap deal cut by Washington to get back a U.S. Army Sergeant held by the Taliban hurt efforts to free her. Carl Mueller, Kayla's father, told NBC in an interview broadcast ...
| Political Talk|| NOPD won't hire someone that doesn't live in the city - CarrolltonTiger on 6/18/14 at 8:15 am|
"Now, New Orleans police are too in order to stay competitive for the best recruits."
by removing the restrictions that formerly "Until now, telling a New Orleans police recruiter that you've used drugs like crack cocaine, heroin or LSD would have landed you anything but a city paycheck. ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Has anyone tasted the Tqbasco sriracha yet and formed an opinion? - CarrolltonTiger on 5/28/14 at 12:38 pm|
It gets a pretty good review...
| Political Talk|| Obama's press secretary decorates home with Soviet propaganda - CarrolltonTiger on 4/13/14 at 4:30 pm|
White House Press Secretary Jay Carney and his family are featured in a worshipful profile in this month's Washingtonian magazine.
It's the sort of adoring journa...
| Political Talk|| Afghanistan recognizes Krim annexation - CarrolltonTiger on 3/24/14 at 9:50 am|
[quote]In a snub to its Western backers, Afghanistan joined Syria and Venezuela this weekend to become one of the few countries to publicly support Russia's recent annexation of Crimea [/quote]
Obama is just fricking around in Afghanistan anyway with no policy, we ought to use this as an excuse fo...
| Political Talk|| Vitter introduces bill that would require photo ID on food stamp purchases - CarrolltonTiger on 1/16/14 at 11:15 am|
The progressives ought to get behind this, it will put free government supplied photo ID's into the hands of the most vulnerable in our society, those they claim can't o...
| Political Talk|| Prosecution of the religious? - CarrolltonTiger on 12/11/13 at 9:05 pm|
Arrested Kenner man thought erroneous $7,000 bank deposit was 'gift from God,' cops say
A Kenner man arrested after authorities say he spent most of the $7,000 erroneously deposited into his bank account told police he thought the money was a "gift from God." But police said William Lopez,...
| Political Talk|| Jury acquits David Warren, ex-cop who shot Henry Glover after Katrina - CarrolltonTiger on 12/11/13 at 9:00 pm|
I could imagine a hung jury but an acquittal is a bit surprising.
[quote]A jury Wednesday acquitted former New Orleans police officer David Warren of federal civil rights and gun charges stemming from the post-Hurricane Katrina killing of Henry Glover. After 14 hours of deliberations, the jury ...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| An article on the cons of a New Jersey Super bowl - CarrolltonTiger on 12/9/13 at 9:51 pm|
We'd like to unwelcome you to the most rigidly un-fun, most expensive, most inconvenient, worst SB in history, where we will carefully orchestrat...
| Political Talk|| Dutch offer political asylum to Russian gays - CarrolltonTiger on 11/8/13 at 3:30 pm|
Nothing can go wrong with this plan
"November 8, 2013 Tatyana Lisina, special to RBTH
As the King of The Netherlands arrives in Moscow for a meeting with President Vladimir Putin, the Dutch foreign minister denounced Russia’s anti-gay propaganda law, saying his country would seriously consider p...
| Political Talk|| Good News for Obama Care --- Obamacare Still Isn’t Killing Jobs - CarrolltonTiger on 11/8/13 at 2:57 pm|
Obamacare [b]Still [/b]Isn’t Killing Jobs
Republican opponents of Obamacare ought to feel lucky the October rollout of the program was such a disaster, because their other big gripe about the health-reform law — that it will kill jobs — isn’t coming close to panning out.
Article U.S. Econo...
| Political Talk|| Saw my first voter info message on Obamacare and Landrieu this PM - CarrolltonTiger on 10/31/13 at 6:17 pm|
Not bad, a nice clean connection to the disaster of Obamacare...
| Tiger Rant|| When the stadium expands in 2014, has there been an - CarrolltonTiger on 10/23/13 at 1:57 pm|
explanation as to how those seats will be put on the 'Market"? Is there a demand for an additional 9 thousand season tickets that will be easily met? Does TAF control them?...
| Political Talk|| Rabbi Ovadia Yosef, the former Sephardic Chief Rabbi of Israel died today. - CarrolltonTiger on 10/7/13 at 5:54 pm|
Here are a few of Yosef’s greatest hits:
On black people affected by Hurricane Katrina: “There was a tsunami and there are terrible natural disasters, because there isn’t enough Torah study… black people reside there (in New Orleans). Blacks will study the Torah? (God said) let’s bring a tsu...
| Political Talk|| If only our foreign policy could be as mature and rational as that of Iraq - CarrolltonTiger on 9/26/13 at 7:56 am|
Iraq's top diplomat warned outside nations Wednesday not to send military aid to Syria's rebellion for fear they could assist jihadist groups that he said might have a role in a future government in Damascus.
Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari said Iraq is taking no side in the 2 ½ civil war in Syr...
| Political Talk|| Does being a slave make one morally superior - CarrolltonTiger on 9/19/13 at 6:44 pm|
to anyone even the slave owner, or just unfortunate or unlucky?
| Political Talk|| Studious respectful remorseful child gets 30 years in videotaped beating death - CarrolltonTiger on 9/13/13 at 2:33 pm|
A 19-year-old man was sentenced to 30 years in prison Thursday for the beating death of a 62-year-old Chicago man that was recorded on a cell phone and uploaded to Facebook.
| Political Talk|| Obama has been caught between two principles - CarrolltonTiger on 9/10/13 at 10:52 am|
[quote]Obama has been caught between two principles that, in retrospect, seem destined to collide: that [b]the world must act to punish [/b] Syria for crossing a moral boundary, and that [b]the president must respect [/b] the will of the people, as reflected by Congress, in using military force.[/qu...
| Political Talk|| The revisionism has begun, AIPAC /Israel never wanted war with Syria - CarrolltonTiger on 9/10/13 at 7:59 am|
Jeffrey Goldberg (noted Zionist apologist):
[quote]If I believed in conspiracies, I'd be tempted to think that President Barack Obama -- whose dislike for Aipac nearly matches Greenwald's dislike for Israel -- [b]dragged the group into what at the moment looks like a losing battle to get Congress...
| Political Talk|| Who thinks Obama will welcome the Russian proposal and the - CarrolltonTiger on 9/9/13 at 1:07 pm|
seeming acceptance of Assad? --- a reasonable path to more security
Who thinks it will be insufficient for some reason and he will keep pushing Congress for war?
I suspect the latter. --- war
Who thinks AIPAC will come out and support the Russian plan? Who thinks AIPAC will keep ...