| Political Talk|| First Peace Prize, now Emmy for Obama? - ClydeFrog on 7/10/14 at 11:06 am|
[quote]And the Emmy goes to… President Obama?
The president's satirical interview with comedian Zach Galifianakis on his Web series “Between Two Ferns,” widely credited with boosting enrollment in his signature healthcare law, has been nominated for an Emmy Award.[/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| Fridays GIFs, 'Merica edition - ClydeFrog on 7/4/14 at 11:36 am|
| Gaming Board|| Dead Space vs Dead Space 2 - ClydeFrog on 6/27/14 at 9:09 pm|
They're both on sale on Steam for the next little bit. I haven't played either one and I'm leaning towards DS 2 for graphics. Sometimes the second game is crap compared to the first though so I'll looking for some input. TIA....
| Political Talk|| Hillary Clinton was asked about the Keystone pipeline - ClydeFrog on 6/16/14 at 11:25 pm|
[quote]Here’s one hard choice Hillary Clinton isn’t making: saying “yes” or “no” to whether the U.S. should go ahead with the Keystone pipeline.
[b]“I can’t respond,”[/b] the former secretary of state replied when asked the question by Canadian newspaper the Globe and Mail.[/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| How quick would you be to jump into action to save an airplane? - ClydeFrog on 6/15/14 at 10:06 pm|
I was on a flight where we landed at DFW and as we were taxiing, some hipster ran to the front of the plane and tried to open the door yelling that we had to get off the plane now and it was an emergency. It then started yelling "I'm in love!" and it got taken down by a male flight attendant. I wa...
| Tech Board|| Gameover Zeus/Cryptolocker: two weeks until PYA - ClydeFrog on 6/8/14 at 10:15 am|
Your body better be ready. I enjoy following this sort of thing. I take care of my business so I think I'm fine but I'll probably back up my files and change a password or two out of an abundance of caution.
UK agency says to take action within the next two weeks then the house comes down on pot...
| O-T Lounge|| Those Friday GIFs (NSFW) - ClydeFrog on 6/6/14 at 6:02 am|
| Political Talk|| Bill would require schools to report bullying - ClydeFrog on 6/3/14 at 4:02 pm|
[quote]Rep. Matt Cartwright (D-Pa.) has introduced a bill to require schools to maintain records of student bullying.
Citing a Department of Health and Human Services statistic that one in three students say they have been bullied at school, Cartwright said the measure would help document how sch...
| O-T Lounge|| Friday GIFs (preemptive NSFW) - ClydeFrog on 5/23/14 at 6:23 am|
| O-T Lounge|| Motorcycle crash at the NW 200 - ClydeFrog on 5/19/14 at 5:30 am|
The NW 200 is a famous Irish Road Racing course and Simon Andrews is a fairly well known rider who has competed in World Superbike and British Superbike. He's in critical condition and I hear he's expected to pull through.
| O-T Lounge|| What business phrases do you hear too often at work? - ClydeFrog on 4/16/14 at 9:06 am|
Our morning conference call was filled with "failed to properly escalate the situation". What are the overused business words or phrases where you work?
I'm also thinking "synergy", "think outside the box" and "we need to give 110%"....
| More Sports Board|| MotoGP race in Austin, live right now - ClydeFrog on 4/12/14 at 9:47 pm|
MotoGP is back this weekend at Circuit of the Americas in Austin. The main race will be at 2:00 pm Central time and I expect it will be shown live on Speed. Colin Edwards and Nicky Hayden are Americans to watch in the GP class and Josh Herrin is the American in Moto2 (qualified 27th of 34; 2.5 sec...
| Outdoor Board|| Freshwater tackle must haves - ClydeFrog on 4/10/14 at 4:13 pm|
All my fishing so far has been saltwater but I recently moved to NW Arkansas so I need to get freshwater figured out. I'm looking to target bass and crappie from the shore. What are some crank baits, spinners etc that you have found work really well? I'm going to a bait shop tomorrow that I've hear...
| O-T Lounge|| Car trouble, need help - ClydeFrog on 3/21/14 at 10:03 am|
I turned off my Honda Pilot then tried to turn it right back on and the engine won't start. The key will turn but the steering wheel and brakes are locked. The battery is good and the radio and such comes on but no engine. Thoughts?...
| Money Talk|| Basic tax question - ClydeFrog on 3/7/14 at 7:48 pm|
I was in grad school last year and didn't have a job. I got a job that started at the end of January this year and got my first paycheck then but I did get a moving allowance in December. I haven't received a W2 for that moving allowance. Am I supposed to file taxes on that moving pay or will that b...
| O-T Lounge|| Friday GIF time (assume it's NSFW) - ClydeFrog on 2/28/14 at 6:17 am|
| O-T Lounge|| 80s people, how popular was this song? - ClydeFrog on 2/22/14 at 7:17 pm|
Scarface was on today and we thought this song was awesome:[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-3uAW3_cP5Q)]Push it to the Limit[/link]. We thought it sounded like some joke song from South Park....
| Outdoor Board|| Let's talk semi auto rifles - ClydeFrog on 2/22/14 at 3:00 pm|
I just started a new job and finances are pretty good, so I'm finally in a position to get a rifle. I know shotguns, handguns and some bolt action rifles but I'm totally new to AR style rifles.
First, I'd like to know about the different platforms. Not just AR style platforms but also AK and wh...
| O-T Lounge|| Friday GIF thread (will become NSFW) - ClydeFrog on 2/21/14 at 6:13 am|
I started a new job a month ago and have either been traveling or too tired to start the GIF thread. So here it is, saved up for a few weeks.
| Outdoor Board|| Article: The Effect of Coyotes on Deer Populations - ClydeFrog on 1/24/14 at 2:33 pm|
Sorry if already posted but I thought this was interesting. If nothing else, the numbers are helpful to gauge what is happening. There was a thread on this at the beginning of the month so I thought this would help.
[quote]Tests have been done to confirm if coyotes affect whitetail deer populat...
| O-T Lounge|| Friday GIFS (soon to be NSFW, I'm sure) - ClydeFrog on 1/24/14 at 7:47 am|
| Gaming Board|| "DayZ Makes You Feel Every Murder You Commit. Can You Handle This? " - ClydeFrog on 1/22/14 at 1:30 pm|
I thought it was an interesting article: [link=(http://www.fastcompany.com/3025201/most-creative-people/dayz-a-murder-simulator-psychology-study-and-zombie-game-tests-your-emo)]LINK[/link]
[quote]even at this stage, the reason for DayZ's enormous success is becoming clear--the game play leads t...
| O-T Lounge|| False Alarm at OU... - ClydeFrog on 1/22/14 at 11:40 am|
...but police continue to sweep through beautiful buildings along the south oval, just to be sure.
| O-T Lounge|| Friday GIF thread (now slightly NSFW) - ClydeFrog on 1/10/14 at 8:28 am|
| Outdoor Board|| Hog charges hunter - ClydeFrog on 1/9/14 at 9:50 pm|
A buddy of mine asked about hog hunting the other day. I told him I recommend a side arm just in cas3 because I've heard some crazy stories. Be careful out there.
| O-T Lounge|| Looking for VPN recommendations - ClydeFrog on 1/5/14 at 6:36 pm|
The VPN service I'm looking for needs to be based outside of the US (and not in a Scandinavian country) and I would prefer in a country where privacy laws prohibit data logging from the servers. The Netherlands comes to mind. Anyone here use a VPN they'd recommend that matches that criteria?...
| Outdoor Board|| Curado E7 vs G7 - ClydeFrog on 12/20/13 at 11:39 am|
I'm at Gander Mountain looking to get the E7 but they've got the 200G7. Is there a difference or is it about the same?
| O-T Lounge|| Twas the Friday before Christmas GIF thread (now NSFW) - ClydeFrog on 12/20/13 at 8:52 am|
| Outdoor Board|| Video of big school of bull reds - ClydeFrog on 12/20/13 at 7:56 am|
I've never seen anything like it and I figured the board might appreciate it.[link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uzsdNsmCVfs&feature=youtube_gdata_player)]LINK[/link]...
| O-T Lounge|| Time for those Friday GIFs - ClydeFrog on 12/13/13 at 10:51 am|