| O-T Lounge|| re: Insurance Claims Question - Dallas Ice Storm - smoke4life on 12/8/13 at 5:05 pm|
[quote]People using insurance policies for maintenance issues is the number reason the rates are so high.
That's why SF could GAS about Louisiana (I realize the OP is in Texas).
They'll pay it and then use the data to raise rates on entire zipcode.[/quote]
I'm glad I started this thread so ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Insurance Claims Question - Dallas Ice Storm - smoke4life on 12/8/13 at 4:43 pm|
[quote]so you're trying to file a claim on a pre-existing condition?
congrats on the fraud.[/quote]
The leaks and dry wall damage were not pre existing conditions. I haven't been up on the roof to see what it looks like post ice storm, but the roof was functional before, it was just old. Now ...
| O-T Lounge|| Insurance Claims Question - Dallas Ice Storm - smoke4life on 12/8/13 at 4:22 pm|
Just got back to my house in Dallas and found the winter ice storm damaged my roof. I have water leaking vertically down the sidewall of my master bedroom all the way to the living room underneath. Also I have another leak moving horizontally across a beam in another room. Both leaks have cracked...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Tough Decisions @ RB + QB w/ Playoff Implications - smoke4life on 12/1/13 at 10:07 am|
I get a W today and I'm looking good for the playoff's. Fortunately I had Murray starting at RB1 and my opponent's team is off to a terrible start. So I'm looking more for safer play rather than who will go off.
.5 PPR League
QB (Choose 1)
Matt Ryan @ Buf
C. Palmer @ Phi
RB's (Choose 1)
| Political Talk|| re: Obamacare enrollment numbers- 106,000 - smoke4life on 11/13/13 at 2:43 pm|
[quote]Only [b]744 people per state[/b], on average, enrolled in the 36 states relying on HealthCare.gov compared to an average 5,293 people in the states that built their own enrollment systems.
| Political Talk|| re: Boston Bomber Article Rorschach test - smoke4life on 11/12/13 at 5:03 pm|
[quote]I think that is standard procedure for death penalty cases.[/quote]
Not the procedural aspect I was yacking about, just the sight of his name induced it.
| Political Talk|| re: Boston Bomber Article Rorschach test - smoke4life on 11/12/13 at 4:58 pm|
[quote]U.S. Attorney Carmen Ortiz told a court hearing on Tuesday that the sentencing recommendation would go to U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder,[/quote]
| Fantasy Sports Board|| re: Mike James is hurt - smoke4life on 11/11/13 at 8:11 pm|
[quote]Wow, don't give up on him yet, fellas. Questionable to return![/quote]
| Fantasy Sports Board|| re: Mike James is hurt - smoke4life on 11/11/13 at 8:01 pm|
First Foster now James.
I'm not watching. How bad did it look? Out of remainder of game or season ending?
| Political Talk|| re: Ted Cruz will again vote against Tax Haven reform - smoke4life on 11/6/13 at 7:49 am|
[quote]I get the feeling that he's establishment in sheep's clothing.[/quote]
You really think Sen Cruz is quietly part of the establishment? What part of this past year in the senate would lead you to believe this?
He might be alot of things but as a Texan who followed his campaign very clos...
| More Sports Board|| re: Kubiak collapses at halftime - smoke4life on 11/3/13 at 9:38 pm|
[quote]Why aren't they showing a replay of him going down like every other NFL injury to 'see' if we can figure out what is going on?[/quote]
| More Sports Board|| re: Keenum to A. Johnson pain train/ TRich to seal the deal - Bullock tPOS - smoke4life on 11/3/13 at 8:54 pm|
[quote]The ball is touching his pinky still while his entire forearm is out of bounds.[/quote]
You are actually correct. At first I thought it was a terrible reversal, as it never touches his foot. I went back to the "NBCEE IT" clip and played it in slow motion. The ball rolls off his pinky fi...
| Political Talk|| re: Why does not a single national politician have the guts.... - smoke4life on 10/30/13 at 8:43 pm|
[quote]Nah, Big Pharm wouldn't get cut out. They would find away to put THC in a form to maximize bioavailability, bankroll clinical trials to get FDA approval, and boom: THC prescriptions by the boat load. Believe me, Big Pharm wants to investigate these compounds further.[/quote]
Sounds like yo...
| Political Talk|| re: Why does not a single national politician have the guts.... - smoke4life on 10/30/13 at 8:32 pm|
[quote]Support surged 10 percentage points in past year, to 58%[/quote]
[quote]For marijuana advocates, the last 12 months have been a period of unprecedented success as Washington and Colorado became the firs...
| Political Talk|| re: Why does not a single national politician have the guts.... - smoke4life on 10/30/13 at 8:26 pm|
I don't think this is the case as much as it was 70-80 years ago. I'm sure pharmaceutical companies would like to explore the medicinal uses of MJ but they aren't allowed to do research with it. [/quote]
You could be right, I'm not really up on the latest... But I just don't see them no...
| Political Talk|| re: Why does not a single national politician have the guts.... - smoke4life on 10/30/13 at 8:12 pm|
[quote]prison industry and law enforcement[/quote]
along with Alcohol/Tobacco/Pharmaceuticals companies... ...
| More Sports Board|| re: NBA League Pass Free Preview thru 11/5/13 - smoke4life on 10/30/13 at 8:04 pm|
Anyone else have a terrible game feed?
Rockets/Bobcats game keeps freezing, skipping back to old clips, constant error messages...
| Political Talk|| Unions sitting out ACA enrollment - smoke4life on 10/29/13 at 9:30 am|
[quote]President Barack Obama’s loyal allies in the labor movement aren’t jumping to help the administration in the public battle over the problematic Obamacare website. Put off by new reinsurance fees on group health care plans that affect union members, Big Labor is largely sitting out the effort...
| Political Talk|| re: How do the liberals on here reconcile now agreeing with the Cruz Jihad? - smoke4life on 10/24/13 at 1:19 am|
[quote]We're a couple of weeks into the roll out and the failure of the website has been acknowledged by a number of democratic politicians and pundits, and the mandate will likely be delayed. Seems like an appropriate response to me.
Didnt mean to come off as an arse to you & FT... I j...
| Political Talk|| re: How do the liberals on here reconcile now agreeing with the Cruz Jihad? - smoke4life on 10/24/13 at 1:07 am|
[quote]The calls for a delay now are an appropriate reaction to the circumstances if the exchanges aren't quickly fixed.
[quote]This. Lots of this.
Right. Lets pass an awful, unwanted piece of legislation and wait to confirm it sucks.
| Political Talk|| re: Politico - Red state Democrats propose changes to Obamacare - smoke4life on 10/24/13 at 12:41 am|
[quote]ETA: Watch all them Senate Dems up for reelection sign on up for a delay on that individual mandate.
And then watch Barack Obama sign the bill that shutdown the govt for three weeks. ...
| Political Talk|| Politico - Red state Democrats propose changes to Obamacare - smoke4life on 10/24/13 at 12:30 am|
[quote]Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) is taking the strongest tack among Senate Democrats, writing legislation with Sen. Johnny Isakson (R-Ga.) to delay for a year the individual mandate’s enforcement mechanism[/quote]
[quote]Sens. Mark Pryor of Arkansas, Mary Landrieu of Louisiana, Kay Hagan of Nort...
| Political Talk|| re: Rand Paul pushes constitutional amendment - smoke4life on 10/21/13 at 5:49 pm|
[quote]It may not pass, but the main thing is to force members of Congress to have to vote on it, especially the ones who voted for Obamacare.[/quote]
| Political Talk|| re: Rand Paul pushes constitutional amendment - smoke4life on 10/21/13 at 5:43 pm|
[quote]see what effect this would have actually had on staffers[/quote]
What effect would it have? I'm genuinely curious...
I know there are always issues when legislation tries to paint a broad stroke bill, this is why I said in principle. However, I personally would find passing version of ...
| Political Talk|| Rand Paul pushes constitutional amendment - smoke4life on 10/21/13 at 5:02 pm|
[quote]The Kentucky freshman Republican has introduced a constitutional amendment that would preclude senators and congressmen from passing laws that don’t apply equally to U.S. citizens and Congress, the executive branch and the Supreme Court. The amendment is aimed squarely at Obamacare provisions...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Foster Taken to Locker Room * Update Out for Game* - smoke4life on 10/20/13 at 3:43 pm|
Was limping on the way to the locker room.
On the sidelines in the street clothes......
| Fantasy Sports Board|| re: Started Cutler in 2 leagues - smoke4life on 10/20/13 at 3:39 pm|
| Fantasy Sports Board|| RB2: Joseph Randle or Fred Jackson - smoke4life on 10/20/13 at 9:11 am|
Randle @ PHI
Jackson @ MIA
| Fantasy Sports Board|| re: Set my line-up... Tough Decesions @ QB, RB2, WR3 - smoke4life on 10/16/13 at 10:28 pm|
Exactly who I have penciled in right now... One could make a case for anyone on the board though... It's going to be tough to watch my bench outscore my starters this week......
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Set my line-up... Tough Decesions @ QB, RB2, WR3 - smoke4life on 10/16/13 at 10:15 pm|
10 man. PPR (0.5) with 6 pts per TD (rush,pass,reception)
[b]QB: Start 1[/b]
Cutler @ Wash
M. Ryan @ TB
[b]RB's: Start 2 [/b]
Foster @ KC
B. Jacobs @ Min or F. Jackson @ Mia or J Randle @ Phi
[b]WR's: Start 3[/b]
Brandon Marshal @ Wash
Wes Welker @ Ind
S. Smith @ Stl or J. Edel...