| Political Talk|| FDIC Sues Banks For Doing What The Fed Does - TerryDawg03 on 3/14/14 at 5:10 pm|
[quote]The failed banks “reasonably expected that accurate representations of competitive market forces, and not fraudulent conduct or collusion,” would determine the benchmark, the FDIC said in its complaint.[/quote]
| Political Talk|| Anyone else looking forward to - TerryDawg03 on 2/9/14 at 10:28 pm|
the second season of House of Cards? New season available this Friday, 2/14. Season 1 was great. I still need to watch the originals on BBC, but I'd probably be lost in British politics. ...
| Political Talk|| California Tries...But Still Fails - TerryDawg03 on 2/6/14 at 9:16 pm|
...at being politically correct:
[quote]A California private school has come under fire for planning a Black History Month celebration that included a menu of fried chicken, watermelon and cornbread.
The Carondelet High School for Girls in Concord, Calif., is apologizing to parents and student...
| Political Talk|| ABC News leads with Bridgegate - TerryDawg03 on 1/9/14 at 5:42 pm|
This is getting ridiculous. He fired the people responsible, yet ABC tries to claim that his "no nonsense" political style encouraged their behavior.
I wish the media paid as much attention to the IRS, NSA, & DOJ as they do to a traffic jam in New Jersey. ...
| Political Talk|| Steven Spielberg's "Obama" - TerryDawg03 on 1/5/14 at 10:57 am|
On the one hand, it's funny. On the other... ...
| Political Talk|| Happy New Year, Poli Board - TerryDawg03 on 12/31/13 at 11:23 pm|
Wishing you blessings and a prosperous 2014
| Gaming Board|| Suggestions for games similar to Dead Island - TerryDawg03 on 12/24/13 at 1:40 am|
Love the open world, RPG elements, story, and first person. Does anyone have suggestions for similar games (not necessarily zombie-related)? They did a great job with those two - would love something similar. Would need to be on either 360 or Wii at this point.
| Political Talk|| Duck Dynasty Smokescreen - TerryDawg03 on 12/21/13 at 2:17 pm|
Borrowed from Facebook, but on point. Best keep the Proles from opening their eyes.
[quote]A federal judge called the NSA's spying program "almost Orwellian" and said it was "likely unconstitutional" ([link=(http://www.foxnews.com/opinion/2013/12/19/almost-orwellian-why-judge-leon-is-right-about...
| Political Talk|| ACLU Sues FHFA for Limiting Eminent Domain - TerryDawg03 on 12/18/13 at 5:00 pm|
The American Civil Liberties Union and the Center for Popular Democracy sued the Federal Housing Finance Agency over its decision to block municipalities from using eminent domain in order to modify the mortgages of troubled borrowers and reduce foreclosures, National Mortgage News reported...
| Political Talk|| MSNBC's Ed Show - White Christmas - TerryDawg03 on 12/16/13 at 4:43 pm|
Twitter feed at bottom of page debating races of both Santa and Jesus while hosts discuss it.
What a joke of a news network.
| Political Talk|| Colorado Boy, 6, Kisses Girl, Labeled Sexual Harrasser - TerryDawg03 on 12/11/13 at 8:57 am|
Colorado: The New California
[quote]Hunter’s mother, Jennifer Saunders, told CNN affiliate KRDO the Canon City, Colorado, 6-year-old has a crush on a girl in his class. Hunter told KRDO he kissed the student on the hand during reading group. That landed him a two-day suspension from school and an...
| Political Talk|| The term "Illegal" is racially charged, dehumanizing... - TerryDawg03 on 11/9/13 at 10:39 am|
according to UC Berkeley [link=(http://www.thecollegefix.com/post/15260/)]SGA[/link]:
[quote]In an unanimous vote, student senators passed a resolution that stated the word “illegal” is “racially charged,” “dehumanizes” people, and contributes to “punitive and discriminatory actions aimed primari...
| Political Talk|| Shooting at LAX - TerryDawg03 on 11/1/13 at 11:58 am|
Timeline from witness: [link=(https://twitter.com/foxsportsreiter)]LINK[/link]...
| Political Talk|| 'I was all for Obamacare until I found out I was paying for it' - TerryDawg03 on 10/27/13 at 7:54 pm|
And these people can vote:
[quote]Pam Kehaly, president of Anthem Blue Cross in California, said she received a recent letter from a young woman complaining about a 50% rate hike related to the healthcare law.
"She said, 'I was all for Obamacare until I found out I was paying for it,'" Kehaly ...
| Political Talk|| Yahoo! Finance: Tech's "Middle-Aged White Guy Problem" - TerryDawg03 on 10/24/13 at 12:56 pm|
[quote]Anyone who watched the Apple (AAPL) keynote this week (if you’re me) couldn’t help but notice that it was a parade of middle-aged white guys who came on stage to reveal the company’s latest and greatest.
And Twitter, ahead of it’s planned IPO next month, has come under fire for the makeup ...
| Political Talk|| Crack Whore Economics - TerryDawg03 on 10/23/13 at 8:13 pm|
From [link=(http://www.reddit.com/r/conservatives/comments/1p19nv/we_need_a_new_economic_theory_to_describe_how_our/)]Reddit[/link]: :lol:
[quote]Two of the main economic theories out there are Keynsian and Austrian. There were a couple of videos made some years ago that give an overview of some...
| Political Talk|| NHS free at the point of use could soon be a thing of the past - TerryDawg03 on 10/22/13 at 11:21 pm|
[quote]Stagnant health spending combined with ever rising costs and demand mean the NHS is facing "the most challenging period in its 65-year existence", the NHS Confederation said, as the membership body that brings together all NHS providers launched its 2015 Challenge.
In a frank assessment of...
| Political Talk|| Navy officer charged with trading secrets for Lady Gaga tickets - TerryDawg03 on 10/22/13 at 10:38 am|
What a dumbass :lol:
[quote]Cmdr. Michael Vannak Khem Misiewicz, a high-profile U.S. Navy commanding officer, was arrested on federal bribery charged, accused of trading classified information for Lady Gaga concert tickets and prostitutes.
Also charged in a recent U.S. District Court hearing i...
| Political Talk|| Did Government outsource Obamacare phone support overseas? - TerryDawg03 on 10/21/13 at 10:05 pm|
You be the judge: [link=(http://twitchy.com/2013/10/21/even-if-i-were-american-are-obamacare-call-centers-outsourced-too/)]LINK[/link]...
| Political Talk|| Dave Ramsey on ObamaCare: "You're not exempt from math." - TerryDawg03 on 10/14/13 at 2:42 pm|
Pretty good, unbiased look at the effects of ObamaCare: [link=(http://poorrichardsnews.com/post/63737924453/video-dave-ramsey-lays-out-the-facts-of-obamacare-for)]LINK[/link]
[quote]"You’re not exempt from math if you’re a Republican, and you’re not exempt from math if you’re a De...
| Political Talk|| Debt Limit Myths v Reality - TerryDawg03 on 10/13/13 at 12:01 am|
Good analysis and more detail, including sources, at George Mason: [link=(http://mercatus.org/publication/debt-limit-debate-2013-addressing-key-myths)]LINK[/link]
[quote]Myth #1: Standard and Poor’s (S&P) US credit rating downgrade in August 2011 was caused by Washington’s brinkmanship over in...
| Political Talk|| How would you fix the debt ceiling issue? - TerryDawg03 on 10/10/13 at 5:27 pm|
Total interest expense for federal debt was $415,688,781,248.40 for 2013. [link=(http://www.treasurydirect.gov/govt/reports/ir/ir_expense.htm)]LINK[/link]
For those that propose eliminating all foreign aid, that would save roughly $55 billion. [link=(http://minnesota.cbslocal.com/2013/08/20/good...
| Political Talk|| FHA took $1.7 billion bailout last day before shutdown - TerryDawg03 on 10/9/13 at 11:48 am|
Risky underwriting, poor forecasting, and shady accounting methods. What's another couple billion dollars, right?
[quote]The recipient was the Federal Housing Administration, which had never needed taxpayer help in its 79-year history. The FHA took a “mandatory appropriation” of $1.7 billion on ...
| Political Talk|| The Shutdown, Federalist #62, and Checks &Balances - TerryDawg03 on 10/7/13 at 1:42 pm|
Boortz offers some perspective on the shutdown:
| Political Talk|| Boortz in for Cain now - TerryDawg03 on 10/7/13 at 8:17 am|
| Political Talk|| "I pledge to be a servant to our president" - TerryDawg03 on 10/4/13 at 11:13 am|
Boortz played a clip of this at the end of the show today. Video came out in 2009 from Harpo Productions (Oprah).
Pure propaganda. If you don't watch all of it, the last 10-15 seconds are ri-damn-diculous.
| Political Talk|| Boortz in for Cain Now! - TerryDawg03 on 10/4/13 at 8:47 am|
From WSB in Atlanta or your local affiliate.
Already had one epic rant. ...
| Political Talk|| Just 6.6 percent of EPA employees are 'essential' - TerryDawg03 on 10/1/13 at 5:38 pm|
[quote]Only federal employees classified as “essential” can work during a government shutdown. At EPA, that means just 6.6 percent of its workforce, according to Reuters.
[b]Of the agency’s 16,205 employees, a mere 1,069 will work through the shutdown. That means that taxpayers employ 15,181 peo...
| Political Talk|| FHA could need up to $1 billion infusion - TerryDawg03 on 9/26/13 at 8:57 am|
Cue Rick Santelli:
[quote]The agency, which offers private mortgage lenders guarantees against homeowner default, has nearly exhausted its reserves for the mortgages it backs. Housing officials have yet to determine how much money the FHA may need to draw, the sources said.
Losses on loans m...
| Political Talk|| Calif. Legislature OKs Driver's Licenses for Illegal Aliens - TerryDawg03 on 9/16/13 at 11:01 pm|
This bill will allow people to get to work legally, even though they're here illegally. California, ladies and gentlemen:
[quote]The state Assembly approved the bill on a 55-19 vote late Thursday, hours after the Senate also voted to pass it. Gov. Jerry Brown issued a statement indicating he woul...