| Political Talk|| 5 places blacks can move if Trump wins - Palmetto08 on 4/26/16 at 3:12 pm|
[b]Ghana[/b] [quote]Why wouldn’t we want to return to West Africa and to our motherland for a true “sankofa” experience? There are more than a few countries in Africa that are worth considering, but Ghana ranks at the very top. The country has perhaps one of the more stable democracies in the conti...View Topic - Replies (14)
| O-T Lounge|| Mullet Toss bikini contest - Palmetto08 on 4/24/16 at 4:27 pm|
Pretty meh field this year. [img]http://image.al.com/home/bama-media/width960/img/alphotos/photo/2016/04/23/-244c137d39656261.JPG[/img] [img]http://image.al.com/home/bama-media/width960/img/alphotos/photo/2016/04/23/-d76de15d94926190.JPG[/img] [img]http://image.al.com/home/bama-media/pgma...View Topic - Replies (21)
| Music Board|| Guitar lessons - should I tip? - Palmetto08 on 4/13/16 at 7:50 am|
I'm taking my first private guitar lesson today at $45/hour. I've never picked up a guitar before so we'll be starting from scratch - learning to play and sight reading. Is it customary to tip after each lesson? If so, how much? Thanks ...
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| Political Talk|| Missouri minority voters not allowed to vote? - Palmetto08 on 4/12/16 at 11:07 pm|
Can anyone explain this? Courtney Allen Curtis' (Missouri House of Representatives) Facebook post: [quote]On tomorrow's agenda, as Chairman of Urban Issues we will try to find out why minority and urban voters were not allowed to vote last Tuesday during municipal elections. If you have an...View Topic - Replies (5)
| SEC Rant|| Miss State's away FB schedule - Palmetto08 on 4/1/16 at 1:43 pm|
I brought up State's schedule a while back but has an SEC team ever had a more fun away schedule than MSU's 2016 schedule? @ LSU @ Foxboro / Gillette Stadium @ BYU @ Kentucky @ Bama @ Ole Miss ...View Topic - Replies (5)
| SEC Rant|| Baseball attendance #'s? - Palmetto08 on 3/29/16 at 3:30 pm|
Anyone have a link to current attendance numbers? Thanks...View Topic - Replies (3)
| Outdoor Board|| Online outboards.com - anyone ordered from them? - Palmetto08 on 3/28/16 at 1:49 pm|
I'm thinking about ordering a motor from onlineoutboards.com. Have any of you used them or heard about them? Thanks for your time...
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| Movie/TV Board|| "Getting Lucky" - USA's Up All Night - Palmetto08 on 3/22/16 at 9:07 am|
Does anyone remember the movie "Getting Lucky"? [quote]School nerd Bill just wants to save the world and to score a date with cheerleader babe Chrissie Schackler. Both become real possibilities when he finds an alcoholic Leprechaun in a beer bottle he was about to recycle. Wacky hijinks ensue as...
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| Political Talk|| Spring Breakers thoughts on Trump - Palmetto08 on 3/16/16 at 6:38 am|
Panama City spring breakers give their thoughts on Donald Trump. http://www.al.com/news/index.ssf/2016/03/anyone_but_trump_panama_city_b.html...View Topic - Replies (8)
| Political Talk|| Grand Hotel - 60 seasonal jobs still available - Palmetto08 on 3/4/16 at 7:06 am|
I just heard on our local news radio that the Grand Hotel in point clear Alabama has about 60 seasonal jobs available. They had a job fair Feb 12 and 13 and have been advertising on radio and newspaper to fill these jobs. Do any of you guys want them or know any locals who want to take these seaso...View Topic - Replies (4)
| O-T Lounge|| Russian roulette or attempted murder? - Palmetto08 on 3/3/16 at 6:24 pm|
[quote]A Tuscaloosa teen is in jail after investigators say he shot another teen in the head in February. A group of teens were hanging out in front of an apartment talking about playing Russian Roulette with a semi-automatic handgun. Tuscaloosa Metro Homicide Lt. Kip Hart said 19-year-old Trize...View Topic - Replies (12)
| Soccer Board|| USMNT playing in Europe? - Palmetto08 on 2/24/16 at 1:29 pm|
Are the men scheduled or rumored to play any future European matches? I know we've got some WC qualifiers scheduled but would like to see us play in Europe. Thanks ...
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| Political Talk|| Trump / Rubio strategy - Palmetto08 on 2/24/16 at 12:50 pm|
Would love to see Trump tab Rubio as his Vice President and tell the voters that he'll make America great again during his one term then hand the reigns over to Rubio after four years of experience. Tab Jeff Sessions as department of state. Ben Carson as Surgeon General. This would be so radical f...View Topic - Replies (14)
| SEC Rant|| NCAA tournament 1st/2nd round locations - Palmetto08 on 2/19/16 at 11:07 am|
Thoughts on the first and second round locations? Aside from UK, if your team makes it are you planning on going? Tough travel for just about everyone. Would have liked to see Birmingham, New Orleans or Nashville on the list. Brooklyn Denver Des Moines Oklahoma City Providence Raleigh Sp...View Topic - Replies (7)
| Tiger Rant|| Basketball parking? - Palmetto08 on 2/17/16 at 4:20 pm|
Any good places to park? Will be getting in to campus around 7:30. Don't mind a walk. Thank you ...
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| O-T Lounge|| Alabama places 'failing' label on majority black schools only - Palmetto08 on 2/16/16 at 1:24 pm|
[quote]The larger meaning, the one that defies any safe bureaucratic commentary, is that [b]Alabama continues to fail to educate black students [/b] who are schooled in relative isolation. Look at the numbers. There are just under 37,000 children in failing schools in Alabama. More than 34,000 of t...View Topic - Replies (29)
| More Sports|| Louisiana Derby Preview Day? - Palmetto08 on 2/16/16 at 10:11 am|
Buddies and I go to the dog track two or three times a year. I like betting on the simulcast horse races and I noticed that the Fairgrounds will be having a Louisiana Derby Preview Day this Saturday. What is that and how is that different than other Saturdays? Thanks for your time...
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| Alabama Sports Board|| LSU - 2/17 Anyone going? - Palmetto08 on 2/15/16 at 1:31 pm|
Are any of you going to LSU game Wednesday night? I'm trying to round up some guys and drive up for the game. 8pm tip is tough but it's a big game and we're pretty close to Baton Rouge. For those that have been, are there any bars next to the arena? Tickets easy to get? Thanks...
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| Political Talk|| Obama nominates judge Abdul Kallon 11th Circuit Court of Appeals - Palmetto08 on 2/11/16 at 7:52 pm|
[quote]U.S. District Court Judge Abdul Kallon from Birmingham was nominated Thursday by President Barack Obama to an open judgeship on the U.S. 11th Circuit Court of Appeals.[/quote] [link=(http://www.al.com/news/birmingham/index.ssf/2016/02/obama_nominates_judge_abdul_ka.html#incart_most-comme...View Topic - Replies (9)
| Music Board|| 10,000 Maniacs - MTV Unplugged - Palmetto08 on 1/28/16 at 8:56 am|
Thoughts on 10,000 Maniac's MTV Unplugged album? I was going through a bunch of old junk and found my cd book from high school ('96-'99) and listened to this cd. I forgot how good it was. Every song is great. I saw them at Mobile's BayFest back in '01 I believe. Great show. ...
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