| Political Talk|| Harry Reid's "Five White Men" Comment Quoted by MSNBC, not addressed - TerryDawg03 on 7/9/14 at 11:01 pm|
The hypocrisy of this network is pretty astounding. Had any Republican, particularly a Republican in Congressional leadership, made the "Five white men" comment, they would be crucified. MSNBC includes the quote in the linked page and doesn't even address it. Where the hell are Al Sharpton, Touré...
| Political Talk|| Yahoo! : Have we been reading the Declaration of Independence all wrong? - TerryDawg03 on 7/3/14 at 11:39 pm|
Apparently, the existence of a period may or may not change Jefferson's view of the role of government versus individual rights:
[quote]First, let's pinpoint what's in question here. The official transcription from the National Archives reads (emphasis ours):
[i]We hold these truths to be se...
| Political Talk|| SBA Promotes "Entrepreneurial Equality" - TerryDawg03 on 6/11/14 at 9:48 am|
by no longer analyzing cash flow on loans less than $350,000.
[quote]Our Office of Capital Access has been testing and refining a predictive business credit scoring model for more than a decade, combining an entrepreneur's personal and business credit scores. [b]SBA's total credit score will mak...
| Political Talk|| FoxNews.com Needs a New Editor - TerryDawg03 on 6/10/14 at 1:28 pm|
Best. Headline. Ever.
| Political Talk|| Boortz in for Cain - TerryDawg03 on 6/9/14 at 7:53 am|
WSB affiliates starting at 9am Eastern. Just heard his lead in sound byte. Should be a good show. ...
| Political Talk|| 7 Hashtags The White House Used To Solve Major World Problems - TerryDawg03 on 6/7/14 at 7:26 pm|
The White House has used social media very effectively in recent years. While great branding and internet savvy helped President Obama get elected, his staff has taken it up a notch to use those same practices to solve some of...
| Political Talk|| Facebook Microphone Update To Store Data - TerryDawg03 on 5/28/14 at 10:59 pm|
[link=(http://www.ibtimes.com/facebook-microphone-update-store-data-social-media-giant-confirms-new-feature-will-1588916)]Combined with the Snowden revelations and the Prizm program, this is getting interesting:[/link]
[quote]On the same day that Facebook touted sweeping new efforts to protect us...
| Political Talk|| Pelosi Agrees With Anti-ObamaCare Argument Without Realizing It - TerryDawg03 on 5/23/14 at 11:24 am|
As a cross-post from another recent thread:
[quote]Pelosi took a shot at Bush while saying that the scandal is a high priority for Obama. "He sees the ramifications of some seeds that were sown a long time ago, [b]when you have two wars over a long period of time and many, many more, millions mor...
| Political Talk|| FBI Urged to Investigate James O'Keefe - TerryDawg03 on 5/21/14 at 10:12 pm|
And so it begins:
[quote]Filmmakers who were targets of an undercover sting operation by James O'Keefe have filed a criminal complaint with police and have asked the FBI to determine whether federal laws were broken when the journalist surreptitiously recorded phone calls and a lunch meeting, a s...
| Political Talk|| CFPB: Due to Discrimination, All Employees Rated A 5! - TerryDawg03 on 5/21/14 at 3:05 pm|
The behemoth that is supposed to review every financial institution in the country can't even review itself without fricking up:
[quote]The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau released an internal report on Monday that showed "statistically significant disparities" in employee evaluations based ...
| Political Talk|| Should Federal Judges Be Allowed to Overturn Laws Based On Their Judgment Alone? - TerryDawg03 on 5/13/14 at 10:08 pm|
Consider the recent [link=(http://mashable.com/2014/05/13/same-sex-marriage-ban-overturned-idaho/?utm_cid=mash-com-Tw-main-link)]Idaho decision[/link]. Whether passed by state legislature or by referendum, should one man or woman be able to overturn a law based on his/her judgement alone? ...
| Political Talk|| ObamaCare Endorsements/Ads During March Madness, etc - TerryDawg03 on 3/28/14 at 11:47 pm|
Is it just me, or is it almost like the Federal Government is funding indirect political endorsement ads for Democrats, knowing that this legislation passed entirely on political lines?...
| 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...