| Political Talk|| re: Government regulation suppressing freedom of speech? - martiansgohome on 7/6/14 at 12:18 pm|
[quote]Its been required on TV since the 90's and the internet rule went into effect a few years ago.[/quote]
It seems like the FCC is looking at requiring any video to have CC. Couldn't that hinder bloggers and independent news folks from disseminating breaking stories?...
| Political Talk|| Government regulation suppressing freedom of speech? - martiansgohome on 7/6/14 at 8:51 am|
Novel idea, but necessary? And what would be the unintended effects?
| Political Talk|| re: RIP Louis Zamperini--a great American and testimony to power of redemption - martiansgohome on 7/3/14 at 11:17 am|
| O-T Lounge|| re: Christmas in Colorado - martiansgohome on 6/8/14 at 7:10 pm|
I love Breck, but the crowds drove me to Keystone quite a bit when I lived in Colorado. Skiing the backside of Keystone is a blast....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Tokyo, Japan - martiansgohome on 5/29/14 at 8:25 pm|
Just spent the Memorial Day weekend in Tokyo. The Tokyo National Museum is nice, as is the surrounding park. The Yomiuri Giants games in the Tokyo Dome are a good time (don't bother with standing room tickets though). Craftheads is a great expat beer and bourbon bar, as is Popeye. Japanes...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Favorite 3 Cities In US - martiansgohome on 5/16/14 at 10:59 pm|
1. Spokane, WA
2. Manitou Springs, CO
3. Charleston, SC...
| Political Talk|| Show Us the Drone Memos - martiansgohome on 5/11/14 at 10:40 pm|
[link=(http://www.nytimes.com/2014/05/12/opinion/show-us-the-drone-memos.html?_r=0)]Rand Paul OPED[/link]
[quote]I BELIEVE that killing an American citizen without a trial is an extraordinary concept and deserves serious debate. I can’t imagine appointing someone to the federal bench, one level b...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Garage Door Opener Help - martiansgohome on 4/19/14 at 11:50 pm|
[quote]Do a quick check to make sure one of your springs hasn't popped. Mine had same symptoms last year and it was a broken spring. Real easy to see before you spend a lot of money with the other fixes. [/quote]
This. I called a contractor, I tinker but highly tensioned springs holding up a door...
| Political Talk|| re: Should soldiers on the battleield be given patenity leave? - martiansgohome on 4/4/14 at 8:57 pm|
If the mission allows for it, we do get paternity leave....
| Political Talk|| re: Tolerance? - martiansgohome on 4/2/14 at 8:07 am|
[quote]I would be really curious to know if gay people hope their kids turn out gay or straight?[/quote]
Would think any non-selfish parent would want the best chance of success for their children:
Doesn't heterosexuality pose the easiest path to a successful, well-adjusted adult? And heterose...
| Political Talk|| re: Tolerance? - martiansgohome on 4/2/14 at 7:57 am|
[quote] being gay is normal with the 24/7 propaganda machine of all gay all the time. [/quote]
It seems like this is the new trendy normal, viewed by some as the same as choosing to play soccer instead of baseball. I have no issue with people being gay, their choice. But why pretend homosexuality...
| Political Talk|| Tolerance? - martiansgohome on 4/2/14 at 4:38 am|
I'm ok with letting folks live their lives. But am I close minded in not wanting my sons to turn out gay?
I was just told I shouldn't think like that by somebody who otherwise has solid judgement....
| O-T Lounge|| re: What to do - Weekend in San Francisco - martiansgohome on 3/29/14 at 4:56 pm|
-Russian River Brewing in Santa Rosa
| O-T Lounge|| re: I'm messed up in Oklahoma City - martiansgohome on 3/27/14 at 4:40 am|
go to Bricktown and drink beer at Tapwerks...
| Tiger Rant|| re: 2/12 SEZ Construction Update - martiansgohome on 2/12/14 at 5:56 pm|
Thanks for the update. Am I alone in thinking how awesome it would it be if the upper rows just kept going up until we realized the athletic department had done a head fake, and was building a much larger upper deck than the renderings indicate....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Fema / Concentration camps in Livingston, La - martiansgohome on 2/9/14 at 4:46 am|
I am curious to know what the facility in Livingston Parish is. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Fema / Concentration camps in Livingston, La - martiansgohome on 2/9/14 at 4:26 am|
[quote]Massive transport of armor in NOLA last August. [/quote]
99% sure those armored vehicles are one of the mechanized brigades from 3ID going or coming from the National Training Center. Most units go on regular basis, and rail all of the equipment. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: 8 year old boy who died saving his family to get firefighter's funeral - martiansgohome on 1/31/14 at 6:55 am|
[quote]Tyler can have a new thread err day all day.[/quote]...
| Political Talk|| re: U.S. House Candidate Paul Dietzel's Response to State of the Union - martiansgohome on 1/30/14 at 8:28 am|
Can't you stay on your parent's health insurance until you are 26? A year removed from that, he is prepared to lead because he is able to articulate conservative values like he read them in a book?...
| Political Talk|| re: U.S. House Candidate Paul Dietzel's Response to State of the Union - martiansgohome on 1/30/14 at 4:21 am|
27 years old... :lol:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Getting ready to build a home need help? - martiansgohome on 1/26/14 at 12:58 am|
[quote]After consideration, I really think you need to join together about 4 double wides and you'd have a Yazoo City Castle.
aka "movable mansions"...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Getting ready to build a home need help? - martiansgohome on 1/26/14 at 12:43 am|
I've had plans for my to-be-built abode in Marion County, MS for a few years now. My must have:
| O-T Lounge|| re: Tulane sorority girls video - martiansgohome on 1/23/14 at 3:46 am|
[quote]She is 100% real. I was wrong.[/quote]
What do you mean by this?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Tulane sorority girls video - martiansgohome on 1/23/14 at 1:27 am|
tketaco, you the man. This will help pass the time :cheers:...
| Political Talk|| re: When was this Promise Zone legislation voted on? - martiansgohome on 1/9/14 at 4:51 am|
[quote]I have zero compassion left for anybody that's not mentally or physically fricked up ( and that does not include those that are fricked up on drugs, that's a choice). Everybody else needs to get off their arse and grab a fricking oar and help row this bitch in a positive direction rather than bei...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Best sites to look for out of state jobs? - martiansgohome on 1/5/14 at 8:53 pm|
| Coaching Changes|| re: UL's Mark Hudspeth on list to replace J Franklin at Vandy(If Vacant) - martiansgohome on 12/24/13 at 2:22 am|
Wasnt' Hudspeth banging a cheerleader while he was head coach at North Alabama. One he eventually married Another thing I'm not sure of...wasn't he married while at North Alabama? ...
| Political Talk|| re: Administration: Obamacare is now working smoothly - martiansgohome on 12/1/13 at 11:39 pm|
I still have yet to be able to access the site. As of 10 seconds ago, I still get the Ooops! page....
| Political Talk|| re: D-Day: Does Healthcare.Gov Work? - martiansgohome on 11/30/13 at 8:23 pm|
[quote]The back end of the website is a disaster. Insurance companies are getting inaccurate data. This seems to be the major issue moving forward along with the security issues. I can't see how a delay is avoidable[/quote]
The front end still isn't working. Man, how bad would the situation be if...
| Political Talk|| re: D-Day: Does Healthcare.Gov Work? - martiansgohome on 11/30/13 at 7:38 pm|
Out of curiosity, I tried and healthcare.gov will not load :lol:...