| Political Talk|| re: Bundy Ranch - What You're Not Being Told - tigerpawl on 4/17/14 at 7:03 am|
[quote]but your author phrased that in such a way to be technically true but would insinuate...[/quote]As any good Democrat would. :rolleyes:...
| Tiger Rant|| re: How many yards Fournette vs Wisconsin - tigerpawl on 4/16/14 at 7:30 pm|
[quote]9 carries for 69 yards.[/quote] This is reasonable....
| Political Talk|| re: Letter from Donald Rumsfeld to I.R.S. - "Have no idea if tax return is accurate" - tigerpawl on 4/16/14 at 2:42 pm|
[quote]I wonder how the stock market would respond to that when people start getting taxed for their stock purchases.[/quote]They'd probably feel pretty good about it, knowing their income tax has gone to $0.00....
| O-T Lounge|| Sand Artist meets YouTube Symphony Orchestra - Pretty Cool stuff - tigerpawl on 4/16/14 at 2:40 pm|
Story telling through shifting sand images and music. Never seen this before.... [link=(https://vimeo.com/21587671)]Video[/link]
| Political Talk|| re: Letter from Donald Rumsfeld to I.R.S. - "Have no idea if tax return is accurate" - tigerpawl on 4/16/14 at 10:13 am|
[quote]I don't see how anyone can be against a flat tax[/quote]I'd love to see a National Sales Tax.
• If you have it, you spend it, you get taxed.
• If you don't have it, you don't spend it, you don't get taxed....
| Political Talk|| Letter from Donald Rumsfeld to I.R.S. - "Have no idea if tax return is accurate" - tigerpawl on 4/16/14 at 9:47 am|
Leave it to Rummy. Say what you want, but the guy's a class act....
[i]"This note is to alert you folks that I know that I do not know whether or not my tax returns are accurate...."[/i]
| Political Talk|| re: Will Entitlements Ever be Cut? - tigerpawl on 4/16/14 at 8:39 am|
[quote]Medicare costs are what they are because 30% of expenditures are spent on the 5% of beneficiaries who die each year. One third of those expenditures occur in the last month of life.
Why do we do it?
In no small part, because we have built an incredible technological capacity backed by...
| Money Talk|| re: Does canceling a credit card hurt my credit? - tigerpawl on 4/16/14 at 12:01 am|
If you're not using it, it can only help to cancel. When you cancel, be very emphatic with the CC company that you not only want to de-activate the card, but you also want to terminate the line of credit associated with the card. Otherwise, it will continues to be seen by the reporting agencies as a...
| Political Talk|| re: Will Entitlements Ever be Cut? - tigerpawl on 4/15/14 at 11:52 pm|
[quote]All the liberals I know would admit that there is abuse in all entitlement programs. [/quote]But that's as far as they'll go....
| Political Talk|| re: Will Entitlements Ever be Cut? - tigerpawl on 4/15/14 at 10:09 pm|
[quote]Simple--You pay taxes, you vote and have a say so in how this government runs.[/quote]It's the voters that don't pay taxes, yet still have a say so in how the government is run that bothers me. Representation without taxation. They have no skin in the game....
| Political Talk|| re: Will Entitlements Ever be Cut? - tigerpawl on 4/15/14 at 12:52 pm|
[quote] A politician would have to answer my questions and then win re-election. It will never happen.[/quote]The reason why it's unlikely is because it requires a cultural change. Key word: Culture. And that's a tough nut to crack. At what point on the historical timeline did culture start to shift...
| Political Talk|| re: Will Entitlements Ever be Cut? - tigerpawl on 4/15/14 at 11:50 am|
[quote]Why do you hate:
Children [/quote] Here we go again. The Sympathy Card has just been played. Are you implying unlimited spending on entitlements is a good thing - for the common good? If 1X Entitlements is good, why not 2X... or 3X? What ...
| Political Talk|| re: Will Entitlements Ever be Cut? - tigerpawl on 4/15/14 at 11:30 am|
[quote]To think that you don't owe this country eternally for providing you with the ability to go to work so that others who may not be fortunate enough to work may live comfortably is at best foolish[/quote]You conveniently forget the fact that the very country of which you speak is being threaten...
| Political Talk|| Will Entitlements Ever be Cut? - tigerpawl on 4/15/14 at 11:06 am|
I think anyone who argues there is no abuse regarding entitlements is in a state of denial or just plain stupid. The resistance to holding beneficiaries accountable (spending restrictions) is disappointing to see in political circles.
Who will bell the cat? How and when? Have we become a nation b...
| Political Talk|| re: USPS Major Ammo Purchase; Maybe they will support the BLM - tigerpawl on 4/15/14 at 10:20 am|
[quote]So the USPS comes up 5 BILLION short last year. Let's buy some frickin ammo.[/quote]Under-equipping the Postal Inspectors would be excellent news for the bad guys....
| Political Talk|| re: Darrell Issa suffers a Benghazi slap; GOP chair exonerates Obama and Clinton - tigerpawl on 4/15/14 at 10:18 am|
[quote]Wow... an objective Republican. Who woulda thunk it. [/quote]Each party has their own set of idiots....
| Political Talk|| re: USPS Major Ammo Purchase; Maybe they will support the BLM - tigerpawl on 4/15/14 at 9:49 am|
[quote]Why in the hell does the post office need an armed division?[/quote]It's my understanding that the Postal Inspectors are some bad-ass Mo Fo's. Not unlike U.S. Marshals. https://postalinspectors.uspis.gov/...
| Money Talk|| re: Goodrich Petroleum Up 30% on Tangipahoa TMS Well news (Blades) - tigerpawl on 4/14/14 at 12:14 pm|
[quote]Is their land in Northern Tangipahoa? If so, then there is a possibility[/quote]I've asked this question before, but the answer always seems to come back "fuzzy" - mainly because of my lack of knowledge in O&G/Geology.
If you own land between the Northern and Southern boundaries of the TMS...
| More Sports Board|| re: Bubba Watson's caddie from Opelousas - tigerpawl on 4/14/14 at 10:43 am|
[quote]If Watson didn’t improve his on-course attitude, he was leaving.[/quote]Yesterday, I noticed the banter between Spieth and his caddie. I thought Spieth was a bit tart in his demeanor, despite his caddie trying to be helpful....
| Money Talk|| Goodrich Petroleum Up 30% on Tangipahoa TMS Well news (Blades) - tigerpawl on 4/14/14 at 10:13 am|
HOUSTON, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Goodrich Petroleum Corporation (GDP) today announced the completion of its Blades 33H-1 (66.7% WI) well in Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana. The well has achieved a peak 24-hour average production rate to date of 1,270 barrels of oil equivalent ("BOE") per day, c...
| More Sports Board|| re: Bubba Watson's caddie from Opelousas - tigerpawl on 4/13/14 at 9:42 pm|
Can't help but wonder if caddies actually help the golfer or just serve as a distraction from all the pressure/someone to talk to/hold their hand....
| More Sports Board|| re: Bubba Watson's caddie from Opelousas - tigerpawl on 4/13/14 at 9:26 pm|
Hasn't always been peaches & cream. Watson getting up his caddie's butt: [link=(http://youtu.be/cUA9g9HfRPg)]Video[/link]...
| More Sports Board|| Bubba Watson's caddie from Opelousas - tigerpawl on 4/13/14 at 9:14 pm|
How 'bout that, sports fans.
[i]"“I had a taller gap (in the trees) and was thinking about hitting an 8-iron,” Watson said. “I told ([b]caddie Ted Scott of Opelousas[/b]), ‘You tell me what to do.’"[/i]
| Money Talk|| re: Tuscaloosa Marine Shale oil well sets record (for TMS) - 1540 - tigerpawl on 4/13/14 at 8:05 am|
[quote]you're going to likely be in the market for a new vehicle once the frack and water trucks maul your roads. Hopefully your local legislation is taking preemptive measures to address these potential problems.[/quote]Keep it in perspective. Colorado is 104,100 square miles big (8th largest state...
| Tiger Rant|| re: How Would You Rank Each Sport At LSU? - tigerpawl on 4/13/14 at 7:51 am|
[quote]Doesn't track have the most championships? [/quote]Correct. But it's still not as popular as Football and Baseball. Where's our Marketing Department?...
| Tiger Rant|| re: so suddenly we can hit now? - tigerpawl on 4/13/14 at 7:46 am|
If we could only learn how to run the bases... ...
| More Sports Board|| Masters iPad app greatest sports app of all time - tigerpawl on 4/12/14 at 2:52 pm|
Wow. It flat works.... and it's beautiful!...
| Tiger Rant|| re: LSU Season Predictions for Football - tigerpawl on 4/12/14 at 6:57 am|
We're forgetting about Ole Miss.... again....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Bring back the gold uniforms? - tigerpawl on 4/10/14 at 5:08 pm|
It's not a fashion show. It's a football game....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Scariest Movie You've Ever Seen? - tigerpawl on 4/10/14 at 11:31 am|
Phone Booth (Psychological Thriller)...