| Political Talk|| Real I.D. shot down again; House says you can buy second I.D. for travel - FalseProphet on 4/14/16 at 10:36 am|
The state house once again torpedoed an effort to make our driver's licenses Real I.D. compliant. I know there are pros and cons to Real I.D., but that's not the point. Instead of making it easy on all of us, the house wants you to pay for a SECOND I.D., in addition to your driver's license, th...View Topic - Replies (15)
| Political Talk|| Students in LA are now required to file FAFSA to receive high school diploma... - FalseProphet on 12/22/15 at 1:30 pm|
Thoughts? [quote]In order to graduate from high school in Louisiana, students will soon be required to apply for federal financial aid for college.[/quote] [quote] “It’s good and sends the signal to get people to do it, and that’s important,” says Ben Miller, senior director for postsecondary...View Topic - Replies (20)
| Help Board|| Having to constantly login with new iOS update on my iPad - FalseProphet on 9/24/15 at 9:48 pm|
I used to stay logged in before the update, whether I turned my iPad off, closed the tab, or reloaded it. Now, when any of those actions occur, I'm logged out and have to log back in. iPad problem or a hamster problem?...
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| O-T Lounge|| Alex Trebek finally says Turd Ferguson! - FalseProphet on 9/17/15 at 11:42 am|
Thank god for this Jeopardy contestant. [link=(http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/alex-trebek-said-turd-ferguson-thanks-to-jeopardy-contestant_55faac47e4b00310edf5cf27?ncid=fcbklnkushpmg00000063)]LINK[/link] IDGAFIG...
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| Food and Drink|| Is there a gumbo calculator similar to the Jambalaya one? - FalseProphet on 9/10/15 at 9:08 pm|
I've only ever made gumbo in 3 gallon batches, in my own pot, and I know the sweet spots on all the ingredients. I've been cooking it for years. I got asked to make a 5 gallon batch in another person's pot, and I'm worried I'll screw up the ratio. 1) is there an easy way to calculate this othe...
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| Movie/TV Board|| Masters of Sex - Anyone watch? - FalseProphet on 9/7/15 at 7:59 pm|
Just saw on reddit that that girl from The Walking Dead got naked in the show, did a little googling and discovered that lots of celebrities get naked in that show. Is the plot worth a watch as well? :lol: What's it about?...
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| O-T Lounge|| Cop: Buy my fundraiser tickets, or I'm taking your car. - FalseProphet on 8/23/15 at 12:40 pm|
While they took his badge and gun, there's still no indication that he's suspended (with pay) or discharged. Protect and serve! [link=(http://usuncut.com/news/cop-busted-on-hidden-camera-extorting-driver-buy-these-or-i-take-your-car/)]LINK[/link]...
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| Political Talk|| Seventh Circuit: For purposes of the 2nd Amd., "the people" means illegals - FalseProphet on 8/21/15 at 9:32 am|
The Seventh Circuit issued a ruling yesterday on a routine gun case finding that the Second Amendment protects illegal immigrants ("unauthorized aliens" as the court calls them). [quote]We first tackle the question whether the Second Amendment protects unauthorized non-U.S. citizens within our bo...View Topic - Replies (8)
| Movie/TV Board|| Under the Dome - Worst Show on TV? - FalseProphet on 8/21/15 at 9:21 am|
Is anyone still watching this train wreck? I can't help but watch, because it's like watching a slow child play in the mud outside. Although I tune in every week, I am convinced that it's the worst show I've ever watched, and at the least, it's the worst show on tv right now. Any other people...
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| Political Talk|| I'm in love with Carly Fiorina - FalseProphet on 8/14/15 at 11:15 pm|
Her Fox News interview today with Greta was amazing. Someone tell me why I shouldn't be....View Topic - Replies (10)
| Political Talk|| California drops appeal of ruling allowing low-level felons to vote - FalseProphet on 8/5/15 at 11:32 am|
I wonder how they'll vote? [quote]Secretary of State Alex Padilla announced Tuesday he won’t appeal a voting rights decision against the state, guaranteeing the vote for tens of thousands of felons. The decision affects people who have left prison and are now in county-run programs created by ...View Topic - Replies (3)
| Political Talk|| Libs gonna Lib: Chicago institutes amusement tax for online services - FalseProphet on 7/24/15 at 11:54 am|
[link=(http://www.nationalreview.com/article/421516/stop-internet-streaming-tax)]LINK[/link] [quote]Not content with making explicit attacks on Uber, AirBnB, and the “sharing economy” as a whole, Democrats have launched an even more egregious attack on something that rivals sex, alcohol, and food...View Topic - Replies (12)
| Political Talk|| A tale of two Roberts - FalseProphet on 6/30/15 at 9:16 am|
In the last week, we've all seen Justice Kennedy become the liberal monster he was meant to be. That's [b]not[/b] what this post is about. This post is about two historic opinions with completely different views from one Justice. How the hell does he, or we, square them? In the first, the words ...View Topic - Replies (4)
| Political Talk|| Louisiana AG Caldwell says clerks not required to issue licenses...yet - FalseProphet on 6/26/15 at 1:41 pm|
Our brilliant AG has issued a statement indicating that he doesn't believe any clerks are required to issue licenses until the Supreme Court issues an order or mandate following the ruling. [quote]BATON ROUGE - Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell said Friday the state's officials are not ...View Topic - Replies (2)
| Political Talk|| Today's Boring Supreme Court Opinions - Same Sex Marriage Legal - FalseProphet on 6/26/15 at 8:52 am|
Welcome back to another edition of Today's Boring Supreme Court Opinions®. After the liberals scored some pretty decisive victories yesterday, they are likely inclined to score yet another huge one today (or Monday) with the opinion on gay marriage still left to come. There are five remaining ca...View Topic - Replies (8)
| Political Talk|| Today's Boring Supreme Court Opinions - King v. Burwell released; Subsidies okay - FalseProphet on 6/25/15 at 8:34 am|
Good morning, PoliTards! Welcome to another installment of Today's Boring Supreme Court Opinions®. Unlike me, the Supreme Court has not been derelict in its duties to provide us with lengthy written opinions that no one really cares about. But, unlike the Supreme Court, I don't get to pick which ...View Topic - Replies (12)
| Political Talk|| This Morning's Boring Supreme Court Opinions - No HUGE cases - FalseProphet on 6/22/15 at 8:25 am|
Good morning Poli-tards. It's another boring day for court watchers, and one which may have vaguely piqued our interest with tales of the gay marriage, the potential beat back of the EPA, a David-like raisin-farmer pitted against the Goliath federal government, and the snooze fest that is a stupid ...View Topic - Replies (8)
| Food and Drink|| I need help with pork loin stuffings - FalseProphet on 6/17/15 at 6:27 pm|
I've been asked to stuff two pork loins for an upcoming event (just my share of it), and I'm looking for ideas. My first thoughts were boudin for one, and then Apple and prosciutto for the other, but then I realized it's hot as balls outside and that's probably too heavy for anyone. Any other id...
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| Political Talk|| Today's Boring Supreme Court Opinions - FalseProphet on 6/15/15 at 10:07 am|
It's the final stretch of the term -- where shite really starts to happen. Unfortunately, the Justices didn't get that memo this morning. They released a slew of boring opinions, leaving us all with bated breath for Thursday. First up is Kerry v. Din. Lovely woman, U.S. Citizen, is married to a...View Topic - Replies (10)
| Political Talk|| Supreme Court: President has exclusive power to recognize foreign nations - FalseProphet on 6/8/15 at 11:18 am|
So held a majority of the Supreme Court in Zivotofsky v. Kerry. Kennedy wrote the majority, joined by Breyer, Ginsburg, Kagan, Sotomayor, and Thomas. Scalia, Roberts, and Alito dissented. Interesting opinion, and one that I think may have far-reaching implications. ETA: Here's the [link=(h...View Topic - Replies (4)