| Political Talk|| Parent told to remove his Confederate flags when picking up kid at school - imjustafatkid on 9/2/15 at 8:05 pm|
[link=(http://m.actionnewsjax.com/news/news/local/parent-says-school-police-told-him-remove-confeder/nnSJz/)]LINK[/link] Sorry if this was already posted, but I'm curious to know if this is legal. I see they referenced a Supreme Court case in their statement, but that case seems to be referring t...View Topic - Replies (17)
| Political Talk|| NLRB Ruling Could Boost Fast Food Unions - imjustafatkid on 8/28/15 at 8:22 am|
I didn't see a thread about this on the first page, but this could be a huge negative for small business owners who purchase franchise rights. [link=(http://time.com/4013817/labor-board-franchise-ruling-fast-food/)]LINK[/link] [quote]Under the ruling, a parent company that hires a contractor i...View Topic - Replies (8)
| Political Talk|| Our training Syrian rebels isn't going too well... - imjustafatkid on 8/5/15 at 10:30 am|
Of the thousands of troops we are supposed to be training, we have apparently only trained 54. 14 of those have been captured, killed, or wounded. [quote]Senior defense officials told NBC News that five Free Syrian forces, trained and equipped by the U.S. military, have been captured by al Nusra ...View Topic - Replies (4)
| Food and Drink|| Best Grocery Store Coleslaw? - imjustafatkid on 7/9/15 at 12:58 pm|
I am going down to Pensacola this weekend for the Blue Angels and am tasked with bringing coleslaw. We're going to pair it with bar-b-que and I'm going to put it on a hot dog. I prefer "sweet" slaw instead of the type that tastes like straight vinegar. These are the options close to my house: ...
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| Alabama Sports Board|| DV Charges Against Jonathan Taylor Dropped - imjustafatkid on 7/7/15 at 10:35 am|
[link=(http://www.myfoxal.com/story/29491570/former-ua-player-takes-plea-deal-domestic-violence-charges-dropped)]LINK[/link] [quote]The domestic violence charges filed against former University of Alabama football player Jonathan Taylor were dropped after he agreed to a plea deal on Tuesday. ...
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| Movie/TV Board|| Avengers AoU question about IMAX 3D - imjustafatkid on 5/7/15 at 11:51 am|
I'm taking my kid to see it tomorrow and would like to do IMAX 3D but have been disappointed in the value for the price the past few times I've splurged in this way. Is it worth the price to see this film in IMAX 3D?...
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| Music Board|| Five Finger Death Punch - imjustafatkid on 5/2/15 at 3:04 pm|
So I'm at the Beale Street Music Fest this weekend and I think this band broke up on stage last night (or came real close to it). The band walked off in the middle of a song because of something the lead singer said, and left him singing. He walked around and led the crowd in some songs for a minute...
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| Political Talk|| Preliminary findings show Freddie Gray suffered head injury in police transport - imjustafatkid on 4/30/15 at 2:37 pm|
[quote]Sources said the medical examiner found Gray's catastrophic injury was caused when he slammed into the back of the police transport van, apparently breaking his neck; [b]a head injury he sustained matches a bolt in the back of the van[/b]. [/quote] [link=(http://www.wjla.com/articles/2015/...View Topic - Replies (12)
| Gaming Board|| Batman: Arkham Knight receives M Rating - imjustafatkid on 2/24/15 at 10:07 am|
[link=(http://www.ign.com/articles/2015/02/24/batman-arkham-knight-shows-bruce-wayne-at-his-darkest)]LINK[/link] [quote]Arkham Knight has earned an "M for Mature" rating from the ESRB. It's the first Rocksteady Batman game to do so.[/quote] [quote]"As the end of the trilogy, we have every vill...
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| Help Board|| Why was I given a warning? - imjustafatkid on 2/10/15 at 2:37 pm|
[link=(http://www.tigerdroppings.com/mobile/rant/display.aspx?sp=55463044&s=2&p=55461439&ref=0#55463044)]LINK[/link] I posted a statement that is very close to a statement in the OP of the linked thread (which is marked SPOILERS in the thread title) and was given a warning. My post no longer exis...
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| Political Talk|| Detainee swapped for Bergdahl suspected of militant activities - imjustafatkid on 1/29/15 at 4:17 pm|
[link=(http://www.cnn.com/2015/01/29/politics/bergdahl-swap-prisoner-militant-activity/index.html)]LINK[/link] [quote]The U.S. military and intelligence community now suspect that one of the five Taliban detainees released from Guantanamo Bay in return for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl in May of last year h...View Topic - Replies (9)
| Political Talk|| Just had our insurance meeting at work - imjustafatkid on 10/28/14 at 11:05 am|
Our Corporate Director of HR referred to the healthcare law as "the Affordable Care Act, better known as Obamacare." I chuckled a little because I've been told by Obama supporters on this forum that no HR professional would ever refer to it as Obamacare. Our premiums increased by 5%. Our company...View Topic - Replies (28)
| Alabama Sports Board|| OJ Howard/tight ends - imjustafatkid on 8/31/14 at 8:57 pm|
Why didn't we use our tight ends more often yesterday? Especially OJ Howard. I felt like he did a great job last season, and Saban spoke positively about him during camp. I'm pretty disappointed that we didn't see any production from OJ or any tight ends yesterday....
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| Money Talk|| Please help: taking financial portion of CPA exam on Friday. - imjustafatkid on 8/24/14 at 12:31 am|
Can anyone give me some good tips for my last week of study for the FAR section of the CPA exam? I started out with the Yaeger CPA videos and then basically went through and broke the Wiley CPA guide into flash cards and my wife has been quizzing me on that material. I've also been taking the quizze...
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| Political Talk|| Apt Complex Requires Tenant To Remove US Flag - "Threat to Muslim Community" - imjustafatkid on 6/20/14 at 9:08 am|
[link=(http://www.khou.com/news/local/Man-says-apartment-complex-called-his-US-flag-a-threat-to-Muslim-community-263757051.html)]LINK[/link] [quote]A Webster man says his apartment complex manager told him his American flag was a “threat to the Muslim community,” and that he has to take it down. ...View Topic - Replies (13)
| Help Board|| All of the SEC Rant Boards look "half screen" to me - imjustafatkid on 2/21/14 at 9:34 am|
I'm not sure how else to describe it. All of the "TigerDroppings" (political talk, MTV, O-T Lounge, etc) boards still utilize the full frame but the "SEC Rant" boards (Alabama board, Rant, Recruiting, this board, etc) only appear in half of the frame. I can try to take a screen shot if I'm not makin...
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| Political Talk|| "The insurance companies dropped those plans..." - imjustafatkid on 10/29/13 at 11:32 pm|
"not Obamacare." I've heard this said in response to questions about the thousands of people losing their insurance plans. Does anyone really believe it? Why on earth would any company risk losing paying customers by removing their service only to hope those customers will turn around and bu...View Topic - Replies (2)
| Money Talk|| I need some advice concerning a billing I believe to be improper... - imjustafatkid on 7/29/13 at 1:08 pm|
My wife has been using a certain car insurance company for a few years. We got married this year and switched everything over to a joint checking account. We also went ahead and switched the auto-draft for her car insurance to this account. We verified the numbers 2 or 3 times and I'm 100% positive ...
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| SEC Rant|| This site should be called BamaRant - imjustafatkid on 11/10/12 at 8:14 pm|
Just to be completely up front: I'm a Bama fan. Yes, I wish we'd won tonight. No, I don't think it's the end of the world. This thread has nothing to do with any of that. The Bama-Texas A&M thread had 50 pages before the first quarter is over. The LSU-State thread on the Score Board forum doesn't...
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| Fantasy Sports Board|| Which WRs should I start? - imjustafatkid on 9/12/12 at 10:56 am|
I just started doing pro fantasy football this year, and I'm so lost it's sad. I'm dominating my college league, but I could have won my pro game last week had I started the right people (admittedly, some didn't perform as they should have). Non-PPR, Passing TDs are 4 points (ESPN standard scorin...
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