| 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:...
| Political Talk|| re: Gay waitress in tip flap has history of lying and was dishonoarably discharged - martiansgohome on 11/28/13 at 9:03 pm|
Regardless of the specific characterization of her discharge, if it is anything but an Honorable Discharge you have to seriously question the type of person this individual is. Anybody who has been in the military knows how hard it is to kick somebody out......
| More Sports Board|| re: #3 Clemson @ NC State || 26-14 FINAL || CHOPPA'S A PUNK! - martiansgohome on 9/19/13 at 6:34 pm|
Clemson gonna Clemson tonight.
Anybody else feel we are watching one if not two future SEC teams?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Air Force or Navy. Which would you personally choose and why? - martiansgohome on 4/4/13 at 1:51 pm|
Pointing the sensors that aim the gun is a lot more fun, I imagine. Be an air battle manager....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Air Force or Navy. Which would you personally choose and why? - martiansgohome on 4/4/13 at 1:32 pm|
Why only the Air Force or Navy? Scared to get shot out or rough it for a little while?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Putting bedlner on the exterior of a landrover - martiansgohome on 3/27/13 at 9:10 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| re: Former Titans cheerleader arrested - martiansgohome on 3/21/13 at 8:08 pm|
Kid will regret his actions for the rest of his life. ...
| Political Talk|| re: School Cancels Honors Night to Avoid Hurt Feelings - martiansgohome on 3/21/13 at 6:34 pm|
[quote]...can also be devastating to a child...[/quote]
If only most kids in public schools cared enough about school to truly be devastated about not making an Honor's list....
| Political Talk|| re: So Tired of Political Gamesmanship.... - martiansgohome on 3/16/13 at 8:57 am|
[quote]1. Legalize pot [/quote]
Yes. Hopefully, it won't be long before the rest of the country follows Colorado and Washington. Should not be a federal issue though, let states decide. The fact that hemp is still outlawed, yet liberals think 5 year old kids can decide if they are transgendered o...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Effects of war on soldiers:then vs now - martiansgohome on 3/11/13 at 8:02 am|
[quote]On my FOB we've had something like 280 rockets hit the FOB since I've been here. My closest is about 30 meters
Not saying fobbits have it nearly as bad as guys outside the wire, but on some bases its not a cake walk either[/quote]
Keep your head down! Unless you are at KAF or another o...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Effects of war on soldiers:then vs now - martiansgohome on 3/10/13 at 10:04 pm|
[quote]Current: what's baffling is that this war gives the GI's the most creature comforts ever imagined for someone in a war zone, internet, sat phones, food courts, with almost any type of FF, junk food you can get at home, but many of the forces enlisted because of media driven, want to be a supe...
| O-T Lounge|| re: A dangerous new normal in college debt - martiansgohome on 3/9/13 at 9:13 am|
3. 5 yrs
| Political Talk|| re: A real WTF moment. - martiansgohome on 3/8/13 at 8:03 pm|
Pretty sure NORAD moved their primarary operations site out of the mountain a few years ago....
| Political Talk|| re: Is there a more anti - left wing program than Duck Dynasty? - martiansgohome on 3/7/13 at 6:25 pm|
[quote]Yeah a bunch of idiots that created an extremely successful business and use every episode to promote the importance of the family unit. Bunch of morons.......[/quote]...
| Political Talk|| re: Teen Sues Parents Trying To Force Daughter Into An Abortion - martiansgohome on 2/27/13 at 7:25 am|
[quote]According to the lawsuit, the divorced parents also agreed to let the girl continue to use her cell phone and drive her car, both of which apparently had been confiscated after she announced that she was pregnant.
I am dumbfounded. I had my car taken away in high school for being...
| O-T Lounge|| re: 2013 Ford Raptor SuperCrew (Updated w/Pics) - martiansgohome on 2/9/13 at 12:45 pm|
[quote]7" wider than a standard f150[/quote]
Those are just fiberglass panels...notice how the cab is not as wide. That's cause Ford just bolted on some panels to an F-150. I don't get how people pay that much for a tricked out F-150. My buddy rarely takes his off-road (usually opting to cram our...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Has anyone here been shot? - martiansgohome on 2/8/13 at 6:25 pm|
[quote]Has anyone here been shot?[/quote]
In 2010, I had a round graze my left wrist and go down my right forearm on its way to an Afghan Soldier's thigh muscle behind me. Felt like a hot iron, hurt like hell but only for a few seconds since I had only superficial wounds. The Afghan was in a ridi...
| Political Talk|| re: Military litmus test - martiansgohome on 1/29/13 at 5:55 pm|
[quote]"will you fire on American citizens?"[/quote]
Absolutely not, unless some internal federal military force (DHS with 2 brigades worth of M4s...) sought to impose an unconstitutional act on an unwilling population...but I would no longer be representing the federal government at that point....
| O-T Lounge|| re: What is a good propane grill ?? - martiansgohome on 12/14/12 at 3:52 pm|
[quote]Just get the best Weber propane grill you can afford. Mine always worked perfectly. [/quote]...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Ryno's Top 10 New Beers I tried This Year - martiansgohome on 12/12/12 at 4:26 pm|
Some fantastic brews listed so far. This year's favorites in no particular order:
1. Dale's Pale Ale
2. Pliny the Elder
3. Bristol Brewing's Laughing Lab
4. Terrapin Rye Pale Ale
5. Coop Ale Works Native Amber
6. Alaskan's Summer Kolsch
7. Trinity Brewing Company's Flo IPA (from the cask)
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Brewing Beer as a Hobby - Beginners - martiansgohome on 12/12/12 at 4:12 pm|
[quote]yea i havent in 3 years. I went to chicago last weekend and talked brewing with a bunch of people there and sparked the interest back up. [/quote]
That's how I got back into brewing. I lost interest after a string of sub-par batches When I switched to all-grain. Didn't brew for a year unti...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Brewing Beer as a Hobby - Beginners - martiansgohome on 12/11/12 at 10:01 pm|
[quote]What's the easiest to start out with? [/quote]
German Wheat. Easiest, simplets, most forgiving beer you can brew with extract. Get a Paulaner clone so you can compare your brew against the real deal....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Brewing Beer as a Hobby - Beginners - martiansgohome on 12/11/12 at 8:04 pm|
[quote]Where can I find a cheap brew kit?[/quote]
Are you talking about an extract recipe to brew?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anyone here joined the Peace Corps? - martiansgohome on 12/9/12 at 10:40 am|
Join the Army if you want to help people. I have two friends that went to Mongolia with the Peace Corps while I went to Afghanistan with the Army. The aid and reconstruction I oversaw in a war zone made their time in Mongolia look like a stoner vacation....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Spinoff Thread:Safety razor shaving - martiansgohome on 12/8/12 at 8:26 pm|
I starteded with a merkur barber pole, simple badger hair brush, and COL Conks almond soap. Still use that three years later. Best blades I've found are the Military Exchange branded Israeli Persona blades (10 for a buck).
Watch a YouTube video and take your time, shaving with a safety razor is ...
| Political Talk|| re: This is another reason why I hate my generation - martiansgohome on 11/20/12 at 6:27 pm|
[quote]No, this is evidence that actions have consequences. She has every right to do what she did, but folks upset or offended by her actions have every right to protest or voice their displeasure. Her employer has every right to suspend or fire her. See how this works?[/quote]
It's not li...
| Political Talk|| re: Any chance the Dems try to run Michelle Obama in 2016? - martiansgohome on 11/7/12 at 4:07 pm|
2 words: Bill Richarson...
| Political Talk|| re: Screw the US automakers - martiansgohome on 11/7/12 at 4:06 pm|
[quote]Only one of those are assembled in the US. Hint: It's the non-Asian one.[/quote]