| Political Talk|| Urban Outfitters think they are crafty - idlewatcher on 9/15/14 at 10:41 am|
[quote]Urban Outfitters is under fire for selling a "blood-stained" Kent State sweatshirt in an apparent homage to the 1970 shooting there that lef...
| Political Talk|| Wisconsin Wins Bid to Enforce Voter ID Rule in November - idlewatcher on 9/13/14 at 10:19 am|
[quote]Wisconsin can enforce its voter photo-identification law in the Nov. 4 election after a U.S. appeals court agreed that changes by the state reduce the likelihood it will put low-income voters at a disadvantage.
The U.S. Court of Appeals in Chicago said the state would likely win its chal...
| O-T Lounge|| WTH? Man arrested for feeding girlfriend her own dog (SIAP) - idlewatcher on 9/12/14 at 3:59 pm|
Police: Suspect sent her text messages asking 'how dog tasted?'
[quote]REDDING, Calif. - A Shasta County man is facing stalking and animal cruelty charges after reportedly killing his girlfriend's dog and feeding it to her.
Ryan Watenpaugh, 34, was arrested during a traffic stop on the 8000...
| Tech Board|| Any generic sound card drivers for........ - idlewatcher on 9/5/14 at 1:32 pm|
A Gigabyte 7VM400M-RZ motherboard?
I was able to get Win7 on an old(er) extra PC we have in our office for our secretary's kid and it runs smoothly save for the audio. All the links I've found (and tried) are for Vista/ME/XP unfortunately. I know the MB more than likely doesn't support running W...
| Political Talk|| How fitting: Don Lemmonade stirring the race pot lulz - idlewatcher on 8/20/14 at 2:53 pm|
[b]CNN's Don Lemon: National Guardsman Used N-Word to Describe Ferguson Protestors[/b]
[quote]CNN's Don Lemon, back in the network's studio after several nights of covering the unrest in Ferguson, Mo., said a member of the National Guard overseeing the demonstrations there used the N-word while s...
| Political Talk|| This would go over well...... - idlewatcher on 8/15/14 at 2:38 pm|
[b]Open Carry Texas postpones march through Houston's Fifth Ward[/b]
The controversial Open Carry Texas group has postponed their planned march through Houston’s Fifth Ward. The group planned to march through the historically African American neighborhood on Saturday, but many neighb...
| Political Talk|| Thoughts? Chuck Todd in.........ol' Davey Boy Gregory out in MTP - idlewatcher on 8/14/14 at 2:45 pm|
[quote]NBC will name Chuck Todd the new host of "Meet the Press" as early as Thursday afternoon, according to people with direct knowledge of the network's plans.
The sources confirmed widespread speculation that David Gregory, the moderator of the iconic Sunday morning public affairs program f...
| Political Talk|| Rand Paul Explains Why He Bolted From A Dreamer (HuffPo) - idlewatcher on 8/6/14 at 2:40 pm|
[quote]Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) sought to explain viral footage showing him hastily moving away from an undocumented immigrant in Iowa on Tuesday. In the video, Paul abruptly gets up from a table and leaves his half-eaten burger behind after immigration activists confronted Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa), ...
| Political Talk|| Laura Ingraham potentially to run for office? - idlewatcher on 7/28/14 at 3:38 pm|
[quote]SHE has adopted a daughter from Guatemala and was a speechwriter under President Reagan, who introduced an "amnesty" for three million illegal immigrants in the 1980s. With her striking good looks and her status as the most listened-to woman on American radio talk programmes, she might have...
| Tech Board|| Outlook 2012 Auto-complete missing for Bcc: - idlewatcher on 7/28/14 at 1:44 pm|
Hey all - anyone know why my Bcc line doesn't auto complete, but the Cc does? Is it perhaps a setting that is off? You can add them manually or select from a list of existing contacts, but many of the people I'm emailing aren't saved as contacts, only as emails that have been received and sent.
| Political Talk|| Per CNN: Ukrainian Cabinet, including PM to resign - idlewatcher on 7/24/14 at 10:26 am|
More to come. :casty: This is going to get ugly in a hurry
[quote]Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk and his Cabinet resigned Thursday, he told parliament.
"I announce resignation after the collapse of the coalition and the blocking of government initiatives," he said. The governmen...
| Money Talk|| Breaking a lease to buy a new home - idlewatcher on 7/9/14 at 10:22 am|
Morning folks - a friend of mine is an apartment rat whose lease goes up in March 2015. She is tired of paying rent and wants to buy something ASAP but doesn't know how that works in terms of her apartment lease.
I know that relocation out of state is one situation where you can break the lease ...
| O-T Lounge|| Ever bought anything (online) from an advertisement you saw online? - idlewatcher on 7/7/14 at 9:54 am|
The metrics these marketing teams use to come up with "savvy" ads is mind boggling - until you get the ones for "Asian girls looking for husband" :lol:
So OT - what's your story? Ever clicked on an ad and made a purchase? I have for an ad from Lowe's for a dual impact drill set. :dude:...
| Political Talk|| US Investigating 2,000 Officials for Possible Drug Cartel Ties: Report - idlewatcher on 6/26/14 at 4:50 pm|
[quote]More than 2,000 US officials have been investigated this year for ties to organized crime, particularly on the Mexican and Canadian borders, reports El Universal -- a figure which points to widespread corruption.[/quote]
[quote]The officials include police officers and border patrol agents, ...
| Movie/TV Board|| TYRANT on FX Series Premiere 10pm - idlewatcher on 6/24/14 at 2:14 pm|
Surprised this hasn't been discussed yet. Does this not look like an interesting series for you movie/TV show gurus?
Tyrant premieres tonight on FX:
[i]Tyrant tells the story of an unassuming American family drawn into the inner workings of a turbulent Middle Eastern nation. Bassam "Barry" Al...
| Political Talk|| Wheels on the bus go round and round: Benghazi - idlewatcher on 6/17/14 at 11:20 pm|
[b]NYT: Captured Suspect Said Benghazi Attack Was Revenge For Anti-Islam Video[/b]
[i]Ahmed Abu Khatallah, the suspect captured by U.S. special forces on Tuesday for his role in the 2012 Benghazi attack, reportedly said he was motivated in part by the anti-Islam online video made in America, acco...
| More Sports Board|| In time for World Cup - funny soccer video - idlewatcher on 6/10/14 at 9:43 am|
[quote][b]Soccer Legend Dresses Up As Old Man And Shocks Everyone At The Park[/b][/quote]
[quote] If you’re not familiar with soccer street legend Sean Garnier, then watch this amazing video where he puts his insane skills to the test. He’s gained worldwide recognition for having arguably the b...
| More Sports Board|| King James' rides...... - idlewatcher on 6/9/14 at 11:32 am|
For all you LBJ knob polishers - at least he has good taste in cars
[quote]Probably his most prestigious ride, this custom Lamborghini Aventador Roadster was wrapped by artist Rich B. Caliente with the help of Nike.[/quote]
| Fark Board|| Quality FAIL vid - idlewatcher on 6/6/14 at 3:44 pm|
No PS on my work computer, but have it.
Hey fellas - long time :cheers:...
| O-T Lounge|| So OT, what is your profession? - idlewatcher on 5/30/14 at 9:38 am|
And are you happy in your profession?
I'm in the O&G business. Our company does a boatload of procurement work (materials, equipment and sensors) for the major refineries (all international). Also very happy with my profession as it's dynamic day to day.