| Political Talk|| Thoughts on this?: Exonerated former death row inmate appointed to crime lab - idlewatcher on 6/29/15 at 3:39 pm|
[quote]A Texas man who suffered a miscarriage of justice just got the power to prevent future ones. Anthony Graves, 49, who was finally set free in 2010 after spending 12 years on death row and 6 more behind bars for the killing of a woman, her daughter and her four grandchildren, is going to help ...View Topic - Replies (3)
| Political Talk|| Donald Trump - another embarrassing episode in his candidacy - idlewatcher on 6/25/15 at 4:25 pm|
[quote][b]Univision dumps Trump, cancels Miss USA over his comments about Mexicans[/b][/quote] [quote]Univision is canceling its telecast of the Miss USA pageant, an event partially owned by Donald Trump, to protest Trump's offensive remarks about Mexicans. Last week, in his speech announcing a...View Topic - Replies (16)
| O-T Lounge|| Founder of the Silk Road drug marketplace has been sentenced to life in prison - idlewatcher on 5/29/15 at 4:29 pm|
Ouch. [quote]The convicted mastermind behind the world's largest online narcotics emporium has been sentenced by a federal judge to two terms of life in prison and three lesser sentences, USA Today reports. The judge also ordered Ross Ulbricht, 31, to forfeit $184 million dollars. The websit...View Topic - Replies (37)
| Political Talk|| Newly Elected Mayor Locked Out Of City Hall In Struggling St. Louis County Town - idlewatcher on 4/25/15 at 9:03 am|
[quote]Today, the population is less than 300. They elected a new mayor earlier this month: Betty McCray, 64, a seven-year veteran of the Kinloch Board of Aldermen. She won with 76 percent of the vote -- that is, 63 votes. But the Board of Aldermen refused to swear her in, and now McCray can't ...View Topic - Replies (1)
| Political Talk|| Balt. Police used secret technology to track cellphones in thousands of cases - idlewatcher on 4/9/15 at 11:36 am|
[quote]The Baltimore Police Department has used an invasive and controversial cellphone tracking device thousands of times in recent years while [u]following instructions from the FBI to withhold information about it from prosecutors and judges,[/u] a detective revealed in court testimony Wednesday....View Topic - Replies (5)
| O-T Lounge|| Houston: Anyone lost their prosthetic eye? - idlewatcher on 3/6/15 at 4:26 pm|
[quote]HOUSTON - Cellphones and wallets are common items in a gym's lost and found, but employees at the Memorial Athletic Club are looking for the owner of something different. An unknown person brought in a jewelry box in a plastic pouch Monday, according to employee Joseph Gabriel. Workers thou...View Topic - Replies (5)
| Political Talk|| Florida lawyer sparks debate about rights at DUI checkpoints - idlewatcher on 2/10/15 at 1:30 pm|
[img]http://l3.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/_Z4ngC8go7vglUqCGB7Yfw--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTY1NztpbD1wbGFuZTtweW9mZj0wO3E9NzU7dz05NjA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_us/News/ap_webfeeds/b93904e59ceac1066d0f6a7067005567.jpg[/img] MIAMI (AP) — Drivers at drunken-driving checkpoints don't have to speak...View Topic - Replies (11)
| LSU Recruiting|| CLM on CBS Sports - idlewatcher on 2/4/15 at 4:14 pm|
[quote]You never really know where a conversation with Les Miles is going to go, do you? Miles joined CBSSports.com's National Signing Day coverage to talk about LSU's 2015 class, but of course the topic veered off in other directions, including his former player Odell Beckham Jr., the 2014 season,...
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| Tech Board|| Update: Fried HDD? - idlewatcher on 2/2/15 at 2:57 pm|
Geniuses of the TB - I was using my Vantec IDE/SATA to USB 2.0 adapter to transfer some files from an associates old HDD and the drive was working just fine before I got ahold of it :lol: Anyway, it did not click or anything so I tried another one of my old personal drives and once the power was...
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| Fark Board|| Solid el oh el - idlewatcher on 1/28/15 at 12:10 am|
[img]http://i.imgur.com/08yN2lv.gif[/img] Even dick-butt makes an appearance :lol:...
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| Movie/TV Board|| Difference between "Cops" and "Cops Reloaded" - idlewatcher on 1/15/15 at 1:20 pm|
FXX and SpikeTV show quite a bit of Cops Reloaded, but always wondered what the difference is between the two. CR appears to look far more recent. Anyone know what the difference is? TIA :cheers:...
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| Political Talk|| Let's talk Libya: Fighting for Ports Escalates in Libya - idlewatcher on 12/22/14 at 3:24 pm|
[quote]Military planes loyal to Libya's recognised government attacked on Sunday an opposing force that is seeking to seize the country's two biggest oil ports, officials said. The advancing force, which is allied to a rival government based in Tripoli, moved east a week ago to try take the Es Sid...View Topic - Replies (0)
| Tech Board|| Need a new in-house server to backup emails and important files - idlewatcher on 12/10/14 at 1:24 pm|
We were looking at cloud storage, but have decided to go with a small(er) sized in-house server with dual redundant SSD's. We need to backup a few GB's per person on the email side as well as some important company files which aren't all that big in size. We have 9 people in this office. Any re...
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| More Sports|| Thoughts on Cowboys activating DT Josh Brent to 53 Man Roster? - idlewatcher on 11/11/14 at 3:41 pm|
I'm on the fence about it personally because I have had someone close to me get killed by a drunk driver, but at the same time one could argue whether it was intentional or not (ie. [i]choosing [/i]to drive drunk was his decision) What's the MSB's take on this? Does Brent warrant a second shot?...
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| Political Talk|| Yes, these feministas just went full retard...... - idlewatcher on 11/7/14 at 9:52 am|
[b]Feminists: 'White Women' to Blame for Wendy Davis Loss in Texas[/b] [i]Republican Greg Abbott won a landslide victory the Texas gubernatorial election, defeating his Democratic opponent Wendy Davis 59 percent to 39 percent. Although Davis is a feminist icon because of her advocacy of abort...View Topic - Replies (15)
| O-T Lounge|| Are you feeling lucky........punk? - idlewatcher on 11/6/14 at 1:48 pm|
Amazing footage of life's close calls.......where just about every one of these people have won the second chance at life lotto :lol: [link=(http://www.liveleak.com/view?i=0bd_1415300887)]Hole-e-chit mang[/link]...View Topic - Replies (3)
| O-T Lounge|| lulz - Girl quits job in epic fashion....... - idlewatcher on 10/16/14 at 1:40 pm|
yet her now former boss owns her in his response :lol: [img]http://unboredable.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/Screeny-Shot-Feb-14-2014-1.03.05-PM.png[/img] [link=(http://unboredable.com/girl-quits-job-epic-way-bosses-response-will-leave-stitches-lol/)]Owned[/link] Edit: TD search function ...View Topic - Replies (16)
| Political Talk|| Police captain punished for refusing to attend Muslim Brotherhood-linked mosque - idlewatcher on 10/14/14 at 2:52 pm|
[quote]The city of Tulsa, Oklahoma, punished one of its own veteran police commanders for his refusal to attend a Muslim religious service being held at a mosque he said practiced radical Islamic dogma, according to court records. He also "dared" to refuse to order his officers to visit a mosque he ...View Topic - Replies (9)
| O-T Lounge|| Car identification help por favor - idlewatcher on 9/21/14 at 9:16 am|
Morning all - two tPOS tried to break into my neighbors house Friday afternoon........and she was inside the home. What type of car does this look like to you? An Accord? A Hyundai perhaps? [img]http://oi58.tinypic.com/2vignm0.jpg[/img] [img]http://oi59.tinypic.com/j6pw02.jpg[/img] [img]htt...View Topic - Replies (13)
| Political Talk|| Urban Outfitters think they are crafty - idlewatcher on 9/15/14 at 10:41 am|
[img]http://www.click2houston.com/image/view/-/28063158/medRes/2/-/maxh/360/maxw/640/-/53cb1rz/-/Kent-State-Urban-Outfitters-sweatshirt-jpg.jpg[/img] [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...View Topic - Replies (8)