| O-T Lounge|| My Son is having surgery today - Darth_Vader on 3/5/15 at 11:54 am|
He fell and broke his nose at school and is having facial reconstruction surgery today. I'm a nervous wreck and would appreceate those of the praying inclination to say one for my little buddy. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Dogs don't remember what happened yesterday - Darth_Vader on 3/3/15 at 11:19 am|
[quote]Dogs are wonderful creatures. Our dogs recognize me and are always happy to see me. Dogs are also smart and successful creatures. Our dogs have learned several cute tricks. But dogs (and other non-human animals) are missing something we take for granted: episodic memory. Dogs don't remember w...
| Political Talk|| This is why it's a bad idea to have female prison guards - Darth_Vader on 3/3/15 at 11:14 am|
[quote]A group of inmates rescued a female correction officer who was nearly raped by a hulking prisoner inside a locked vestibule on Rikers Island Saturday night, The Daily News has learned.[/quote]
[quote]During the attack, Young, who is 5-foot-9 and weighs 290 pounds, pulled down his pants and...
| O-T Lounge|| Pop Star/Spiritual leader manipulated 400 men into removing testicles - Darth_Vader on 3/2/15 at 11:21 am|
[quote]Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, an Indian pop-star and telepreacher with a reported wealth of more than $50 million, is being investigated after he allegedly manipulated around 400 men to get their testicles removed – according to India Today.[/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| Study: Universe May Have Had No Beginning - Darth_Vader on 2/27/15 at 11:34 am|
[quote]Big Bang? What Big Bang? In a new theory, researchers suggest that the start of the universe may have involved no bang at all.
“Our theory suggests that the age of the universe could be infinite,” study co-author Saurya Das, a theoretical physicist at the University of Lethbridge in Alberta,...
| O-T Lounge|| Mississippi lawmaker says all black people in his town are on welfare - Darth_Vader on 2/23/15 at 11:24 am|
[quote]A Mississippi lawmaker has been accused of racism after accusing all of the black people in his town of being on welfare benefits and food stamps.
State Representative Gene Alday sparked outrage after making the comments in an interview with local media.
| O-T Lounge|| Dog mauls 2-year-old girl to death - Darth_Vader on 2/23/15 at 9:16 am|
February 23, 2015 9:18 AM
A 2-year-old girl was killed Sunday night when a pit bull mauled her in West Mifflin.
The Allegheny County medical examiner’s office identified the girl as Taylynn Devaughn, of Forest Hills.
She was attacked by the pit bull at 8:4...
| More Sports Board|| 25 Yrs Ago Today James "Buster" Douglas Did the Impossible - Darth_Vader on 2/11/15 at 12:46 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| ‘Radical Brownies’ Learn Social Justice Instead Of Selling Cookies - Darth_Vader on 2/11/15 at 11:15 am|
[quote] After the recent Black Lives Matter protests, there is a new brownie troop in Oakland. Instead of selling cookies, they are spreading a message.
On a Saturday afternoon in Oakland, a handful of 8 to 10 year old girls are gathered, in brown uniforms, giggling and eating cupcakes. They look l...
| O-T Lounge|| How Would You React To Your Kid's Basketball Coach Posting This On FB? - Darth_Vader on 2/10/15 at 11:52 am|
First a bit of background. My daughter (6 yrs old) is playing her first year of basketball. She has no clue what she's doing but is having fun anyway. The coach on her team is a mom who also has a girl on the team. This past Saturday they won their first game (bringing their record to 1-2) and later...
| O-T Lounge|| Meet The World's Largest Pitbull - Darth_Vader on 2/10/15 at 11:31 am|
[quote]Meet Hulk, the world's biggest pit bull dog weighing in at an incredible 12-and-a-half stone (174lbs).
The enormous hound is owned by Dark Dynasty K9s, from New Hampshire, which specialises in breeding some of the world's most fearsome guard dogs.
Hulk, who towers above his handlers when st...
| O-T Lounge|| Buffalo & Lion Fight to the Death Warning: Pretty Graphic - Darth_Vader on 2/9/15 at 11:37 am|
[quote]Cast out by his pride, this starving lion was forced to take on a fully-grown buffalo in his desperate bid to survive.
What ensued was a brutal hour-long battle leaving both animals bloodied, exhausted and with fatal wounds.
| O-T Lounge|| Russian Police Bust Brothel Full Of Married Prostitutes - NSFW - Darth_Vader on 2/5/15 at 12:13 pm|
[quote]A high-end brothel employing only married women for clients wanting to sleep with another man's wife has been raided by Russian police.
Most of the women's husbands had no idea their wives had been working as prostitutes- charging as much as £250 an hour for their services- until the exclusi...
| SEC Recruiting|| As for 2:16 PM Central, Here's the way the SEC Stacks Up - Darth_Vader on 2/4/15 at 2:16 pm|
#10 Texas A&M
#16 Miss State
#18 South Carolina
#20 Ole Miss
| O-T Lounge|| Louisiana Teacher Arrested For Attacking 1st Grader in Lunchroom - Darth_Vader on 2/4/15 at 11:11 am|
[link=(http://eagnews.org/cops-teacher-attacked-student-for-having-too-much-food-at-lunch/)]She said he had "too much food". [/link]
[quote]“A sheriff’s deputy who reviewed camera footage of the incident wrote in an arrest report that as the student walked by Lemelle in the school’s cafeteria, sh...
| O-T Lounge|| Friday History Discussion: What If The US Had Stayed Out of the Philippines? - Darth_Vader on 1/30/15 at 9:58 am|
I just finished a Dan Carlin Hardcore History podcast titled "The American Peril". This episode dealt with the rise of the US as a world power at the end of the 19th century via defeating Spain in the Spanish-American War. One of the most important and far-reaching results of this war was that the U...
| O-T Lounge|| Father Arrested for Sexual Assault, Torture, and Murder of 19 Day Old Daughter - Darth_Vader on 1/29/15 at 11:35 am|
[quote]A California father charged with murdering his 19-day old daughter is now also accused of sexually abusing her.
| O-T Lounge|| The Rivalries of the OT Lounge - Darth_Vader on 1/23/15 at 3:10 pm|
Who on here do you just dislike and why?
| O-T Lounge|| Wife finds husband mauled to death by family pet pit bull on Christmas Day - Darth_Vader on 12/27/14 at 7:00 pm|
[quote]A man was mauled to death by the pet pit bull he loved on Christmas day.
Eddie Cahill, 40, was on the ground in his home in Portage, Indiana covered in bites and blood when his wife Blanca Rodriguez returned home at 5 p.m. from spending the day with her family.
Blanca was horrified to find ...
| O-T Lounge|| It's time for another OT history trivia thread - Darth_Vader on 12/22/14 at 3:10 pm|
It's been a while since we had one of these. The premise is simple. Post a historic picture and folks take their best guess as to what it is. There is only one rule, You've got to make your own guess, no internet searching.