| O-T Lounge|| President's Day: Your Favorite President - GetCocky11 on 2/17/14 at 8:38 am|
James K Polk is high on my list.
He had a list of objectives, accomplished them in one term, stayed true to his pledge to only run once, and left office.
"No president w...
| Movie/TV Board|| Oscar Nominations Announced - GetCocky11 on 1/16/14 at 8:14 am|
This actually looks like a very solid list for Best Picture...
Dallas Buyers Club
12 Years a Slave
The Wolf of Wall Street
Alfonso Cuarón, "Gravity"
Steve McQueen, "12 Years a Slave"
| Political Talk|| The Most Racist Thing You'll Ever Read - GetCocky11 on 1/9/14 at 7:52 pm|
[quote]21 Harsh Truths White People Don’t Want to Hear
1. Every true African thinks you are a cold, heartless, tyrannical, lying, devious, untrustworthy, manipulative, demonic bastard.
| Political Talk|| Michigan Passes "Rape Insurance" Bill - GetCocky11 on 12/13/13 at 11:37 am|
[link=(http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/12/11/michigan-rape-insurance_n_4428432.html)]Michigan 'Rape Insurance' Bill Passes Into Law[/link]
[quote]Michigan lawmakers passed a controversial measure on Wednesday that will ban all insurance plans in the state from covering abortion unless the woma...
| More Sports Board|| World Cup Draw @ 11:30 EST - ESPN2/WatchESPN - GetCocky11 on 12/6/13 at 9:37 am|
[link=(http://espnfc.com/worldcup2014/draw?cc=5901)]Pots, Groups, etc. here[/link]
Didn't see a thr...
| Movie/TV Board|| Is Disney Killing Pixar? - GetCocky11 on 11/18/13 at 3:22 pm|
They were on fire for about 15 years up until Toy Story 3. The movies they put out were truly masterpieces.
Disney acquired Pixar in 2006. Is Disney killing Pixar?...
| Political Talk|| Right-to-Die/Death With Dignity/Physician Assisted Suicide - GetCocky11 on 11/18/13 at 8:36 am|
It goes by many names.
I watched a very powerful and emotional documentary on Netflix last night called "How to Die in Oregon." It follows people who decided to die under Oregon's Death With Dignity Act, the process and emotions involved, etc. It also talks about the fight to legalize the act i...
| O-T Lounge|| Blue Man Group - GetCocky11 on 11/15/13 at 7:50 am|
Anybody ever seen them? Are they worth seeing?
I'm trying to put together a weekend trip, and I noticed their tour dates may work out well with my plans....
| Movie/TV Board|| Blockbuster Finally Closing All Stores - GetCocky11 on 11/7/13 at 2:07 pm|
End of an era, officially
"Be Kind, Please Rewind"
[link=(http://www.theonion.com/video/historic-blockbuster-store-offers-glimpse-of-how-m,14233/)]Onion Spoof - Blockbuster Living M...
| SEC Rant|| New Flat Seam Baseball in 2015 - GetCocky11 on 11/5/13 at 6:39 pm|
I read that the NCAA will be moving to a ball with flatter seams for the baseball championship in 2015. I don't think it'll be exactly like the MiLB ball, but it'll be close.
| Movie/TV Board|| Letters from Iwo Jima - GetCocky11 on 10/19/13 at 10:27 pm|
Watched this for the first time in a long time this morning. What an excellent movie, definitely one of the great war films out there.
Using Japanese actors (as opposed to other Asians) and keeping it in Japanese adds that authenticity that takes it to the next level.
Clint Eastwood is a grea...
| Movie/TV Board|| The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford - GetCocky11 on 8/19/13 at 8:52 pm|
Is this movie worth a watch?
It wasn't exactly popular with the public, but it has good reviews and is considered one of the better westerns in recent memory by many critics....
| Movie/TV Board|| Independence Day 2 Set for 2015 Release - GetCocky11 on 6/24/13 at 9:47 am|
[link=(http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/06/21/independence-day-2_n_3477713.html)]'Independence Day 2' Release Date Set For 2015[/link]
Could be a fun movie
[link=(http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/06/23/will-smith-independence-day-2_n_3484969.html)]Will Smith Not In 'In...