| Political Talk|| Hostile Media Effect - It's all in your head - CowboyPride on 5/1/13 at 3:25 pm|
[link=(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hostile_media_effect)]Hostile Media Effect[/link]
"Refers to the finding that people with strong biases toward an issue perceive media coverage as biased against their opinions, [b]regardless of the reality[/b]."
Hypothetically, based on this, could it be po...
| Political Talk|| Question for Republicans - Future of GOP - CowboyPride on 4/12/13 at 1:43 pm|
How do you think the GOP will re-brand its image to appeal to more voters?
What demographics do you think they will be? i.e. Latinos, African American, Youth, Women
If you don't think they will or need to feel free to discuss.
IMO: I think what might happen is over the next 20 or 30 years ...
| O-T Lounge|| "Perfect Strangers"- Collect Stars and Make Dreams Reality - CowboyPride on 4/12/13 at 11:14 am|
[link=(http://nothingsgonnastopmenow.com/)]Nothing's Going to Stop You Now[/link]
Go chase your dreams OT.
Edit: Original thread title needed improvement. (Still might.)...
| Food and Drink Board|| Pickled Egg Recipe? - CowboyPride on 2/22/13 at 2:27 pm|
Anybody have a good one? I like'em espicy....
| O-T Lounge|| Chase Your Dream (with Balki) - CowboyPride on 1/30/13 at 5:04 pm|
[link=(http://nothingsgonnastopmenow.com/)]Nothings Gonna Stop Me Now[/link]...
| Political Talk|| Please Contact Our LA Reps Regarding Gun Control Bill - CowboyPride on 1/24/13 at 2:52 pm|
Thanks. Hoping this makes it easy enough that some will:
1. [link=(https://scalise.house.gov/contact-me/email-me)]Steve Scalise[/link]
Use 70454 to verify a zip code in District 1.
2. [link=(http://www.cedricrichmond.com/contact)]Cedric Richmond[/link]
| Political Talk|| Creating a Debt Free America Pt. 2 - Balance in a Struggling Economy - CowboyPride on 1/23/13 at 9:23 am|
How should our nation balance significantly reducing our debt without stifling our crippled economy?
Is it possible? If not, which way would you prefer?
What debt reduction initiatives would be most/least damaging to the economy?
| Music Board|| Willie Nelson SOLD OUT The Varsity Tuesday Night - CowboyPride on 1/22/13 at 4:02 pm|
Who's going? :nana:...
| Food and Drink Board|| Spring Garden - When to Plant? - CowboyPride on 1/22/13 at 3:56 pm|
I don't have a green thumb, but would like to grow some vegetables this Spring.
I assume it depends somewhat on the type of vegatable?
Also when should I start? Dont want to miss the season or be late.
Thanks in advance....
| Political Talk|| Ignorant question on the Debt Ceiling - CowboyPride on 1/22/13 at 3:12 pm|
Does the debt ceiling vote:
1. Give Congress the ability to spend more $ that we dont have? (i.e. buying a new car)
2. Pay for what Congress has already spent? (i.e. Paying on the note of a car we bought and drove all last year.)
I'm just curious because they seem different and I hav...
| Political Talk|| Creating a Debt Free America Pt. 1 - What Will You Sacrafice? - CowboyPride on 1/22/13 at 12:04 pm|
Seems like everybody wants it and wants everybody else to pay for it.
I'd like to hear what you have or receive as an individual that you would be willing to give (increasing revenue) or give up (decreasing expenses) in order to reduce our debt?
I'll go first.
1. I get a home mortgage in...
| Political Talk|| Political Media Without Sensationalism - Is There Any? - CowboyPride on 1/17/13 at 4:49 pm|
I just want cold hard facts to form my own opinion.
Are there any media outlets the OT reccomends?
Wiki on sensationalism:
"Some tactics include being deliberately obtuse, appealing to emotions, being controversial, intentionally omitting facts and information, being loud, self-centered a...