| Political Talk|| re: One Word to Describe BHO? What's Yours? - TigerTattle on 7/10/14 at 8:26 am|
1. a lawyer who uses unprofessional or questionable methods.
2. a person who gets along by petty, sharp practices.
Origin: Merriam-Webster Dictionary says it is based on the German Scheißer (literally "shitter" but also used to refer to deceivers)
| Political Talk|| re: Tennessee couple forced to separate to keep health insurance - TigerTattle on 7/9/14 at 8:32 am|
Huff-Po isn't telling the whole story. I listened to the interview link.
She did not lose her TennCare.
She lost $700 of her $720 SSI, which would have happened to anyone in the same situation because requirements are based on SSI federal guidelines.
Now, IF Larry takes a job to make up...
| Political Talk|| re: Tennessee couple forced to separate to keep health insurance - TigerTattle on 7/9/14 at 6:37 am|
Wait, his retirement income is too high for her to get SSI and TennCare, but his income before retirement wasn't?
And household income requirements for gov't support differentiate between earned and unearned income (other than maybe welfare)?
| Outdoor Board|| re: Quick Snake ID...he bit my dog - TigerTattle on 7/8/14 at 7:11 am|
[quote]Look at the pupil. Round is safe, slit is trouble.[/quote]...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Unfinished wood floor question - TigerTattle on 7/5/14 at 9:22 am|
[quote]Not really sure. I don't think it's tongue and groove.[/quote] Old house? On piers? If so, those planks may be your subfloor. Find a hole where a cable or something came through and check to see if there's a layer of wood under them.
If they're your subfloor you'll have one layer of ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Someone Parked in My Parking Spot - TigerTattle on 7/4/14 at 5:11 pm|
Leave them a note:
I see you found my parking space.
Nearly called a tow. I've got a case.
But today's the 4th, let's celebrate
Next time, though, you've sealed your fate
Have a happy 4th of July. You're welcome.
| O-T Lounge|| re: A Nice Video of a great American - TigerTattle on 7/4/14 at 9:53 am|
:bow: Benavides :usa:
Watched some of the other videos as well, all inspirational. And humbling. Can't thank these people enough for their selflessness and service....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Do you remember when the speed limit was 55? - TigerTattle on 6/14/14 at 5:45 pm|
I remember learning to drive at age 14 at 65mph (posted limit) on a two lane road. Dropping to 55 was pure torture after that. :lol:
If I recall, some states resisted the change to 55 but capitulated when fed highway funds were withheld. The politicians didn't mind too much. They've got imm...
| Political Talk|| re: Obama Cuts Hazard Pay for Soldiers Serving in Harm’s Way - TigerTattle on 6/14/14 at 3:50 pm|
[quote]Another ploy by Obama to lower the morale of our soldiers[/quote]And to punish the portion of the electorate who clamor for spending cuts by making cuts they don't agree with. There are plenty of other places to cut, but no, can't cut there....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Dirt Cheap? - TigerTattle on 6/13/14 at 8:15 am|
[quote]The stores are dirty, disorganized.[/quote]This.
Friend of mine, though, has found everything from a pancake compressor for $15 to one of those "bullet" food processor things for $10 to cheap electronics. I braved that store three times and never found a thing. Haven't been back. :lol: ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Vote for Nola - TigerTattle on 6/12/14 at 1:15 pm|
[quote]repeated voting [/quote]
I think Oregon has a ton of those going. They're at 58%. ...
| Political Talk|| re: white house: Not every missing soldier is Bowe... - TigerTattle on 6/9/14 at 5:38 pm|
[quote]MARTIAL, GOD frickING DAMNIT, COURT MARTIAL[/quote] :lol: :thup: Seconded...
| Political Talk|| re: Morgan Freeman.."it's a good excuse for not gettin' there.' - TigerTattle on 6/5/14 at 5:44 pm|
Lemon (paraphrased): "some say that not everyone can pull themselves up by the bootstraps"
The entire interview here [link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=StNCmOBDIag)]LINK[/link]. ...
| Political Talk|| re: West Point Iced the Prez - TigerTattle on 5/29/14 at 12:23 am|
O's speech and delivery were dry as dust, so maybe the dearth of enthusiasm was because he built no rapport with the audience. Well, that and the VA scandal, and some of the things he spoke about, and, and.
To be fair, there was a standing ovation near the 42 minute mark, not for O, but for G...
| Political Talk|| re: When Justice Fails - TigerTattle on 5/26/14 at 9:21 am|
[quote]"I think it's always important to remember that individuals do have the ability to change, even those who have committed horrible, horrific behaviors," Gotch told Crimesider.
"[b]The longer an individual has demonstrated offense free behavior, the likelihood for recidivism is reduced sign...
| Political Talk|| re: 7 Dead in Shooting Rampage outside Santa Barbara, CA - TigerTattle on 5/24/14 at 8:51 pm|
[quote]“Chris died because of craven, irresponsible politicians and the NRA. They talk about gun rights.[/quote]
May his son RIP, the victim of a mad, murderous bastard also stabbed three and ran over two more with his vehicle. Where's Dad's outrage over cars and knives?
| Political Talk|| re: Financial politics literacy USA - TigerTattle on 5/21/14 at 2:13 pm|
4/5, never took an economics course, answers based on impressions gained from occasional financial articles I read. Sure of 3 answers, guessed on two and missed one of them (the one about interest and bond prices :dumb me:)....
| Political Talk|| re: Moochelle wants kids to monitor their family/friends for racial insensitivity - TigerTattle on 5/20/14 at 9:20 am|
[quote]WTH business is it of hers interjecting herself between children and their elders? Is there nothing beneath her [b]meddling[/b]?[/quote]Fixed. It never stops with just noticing, meddling always follows....
| Political Talk|| re: Found a link to most of the IRS Scandal News Stories - TigerTattle on 5/17/14 at 12:57 pm|
Thanks for the link :cheers:...
| Tiger Rant|| re: LSU on Sportscenter next 27 - 0 - TigerTattle on 5/15/14 at 9:34 am|
[quote]Somebody give us a link[/quote][link=(http://www.aol.com/article/2014/05/14/five-lsu-pitchers-combine-for-no-hitter-in-27-0-win/20885888/?icid=maing-grid7%7Cmain5%7Cdl39%7Csec1_lnk3%26pLid%3D476508)]Here's one[/link]...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anyone have a mosquito misting system installed in the yard? - TigerTattle on 5/6/14 at 11:03 pm|
[quote]Therma-cell lantern covers 2,500 sf.[/quote]Where did you find this? Only ones I can find cover 15 x 15 ft area. And if the wind is blowing there's a problem covering a specific area....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Police Warn Against Recovering Your Own Stolen Property - TigerTattle on 5/4/14 at 10:07 am|
[quote]disproportionate risks for the sake of an easily replaced item[/quote]It's the principle of the thing. What, we're supposed to say "Oh, okay, they can keep it and I'll buy another one this time, and the next time, and the next. Thank you, Mr. Officer"?...
| Political Talk|| re: IT'S SATURDAY!!!! - TigerTattle on 5/3/14 at 7:58 pm|
:lol: Great list as always.
BTW, don't know if you're aware of it, but Efrem Zimbalist, Jr., passed away....
| Political Talk|| re: Mayoral candidate in New Jersey town allegedly caught on tape in racist rant - TigerTattle on 4/30/14 at 12:08 pm|
[quote]Impossibru - Dems can't be racist[/quote]And besides, Jersey's up North. All the racists live down South....
| Political Talk|| re: White House Wants to Lift Ban on Interstate Tolls - TigerTattle on 4/30/14 at 11:58 am|
[quote]Democrats see. They see a subsidy, a toll subsidy for low income people[/quote]My very first thought.
and my second thought:
roads that drivers currently use at no cost.
WTF is this shite?[/quote]Upvote
Just bleed the payers dry, Dems, bleed the payers dry. Gotta...
| Political Talk|| re: Oklahoma to execute two condemned inmates on same day - TigerTattle on 4/30/14 at 7:20 am|
[quote]OK botched it. [/quote]
Lockett botched it, IMO. Vein failure.
Maybe OK should have planned for that possibility, though. I'm not a doc so don't know what, if anything, could have been done to remedy or prevent the problem ... other than a bullet....
| Political Talk|| re: Should sexual orientation be engineered in the womb? - TigerTattle on 4/24/14 at 8:16 am|
[quote]the libs are going to twist themselves into knots once people begin aborting children they believe will turn out gay[/quote]They'd try to include babies ... excuse me, fetuses or blobs ... in anti-discrimination legislation, or outlaw the testing required to determine possible gayness....
| Political Talk|| re: Obamacare: Dem Senator "That's not right, you shouldn't be paying more" - TigerTattle on 4/24/14 at 8:10 am|
[quote]Now that the truth is coming out its "You are misinformed" or "thats not how it is supposed to be"[/quote]Melissa Harris-Perry doesn't agree with those Dem responses. She thinks they should say "Screw you!"
From farther down the link page:
[quote]If Jeanne Shaheen read our top item tod...
| Political Talk|| re: Should we reshape our government? Hear me out... - TigerTattle on 4/23/14 at 7:42 am|
[quote]just don't ask me to pay for something I don't receive. Or make me receive something I can't afford [/quote]Like many are having to do with Obamacare ... pediatrics and maternity/OB for men, the barren and the elderly?
[quote]I live a very simple life that I can afford (kinda)... fortun...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Walter Hill has died in Lafayette - TigerTattle on 4/23/14 at 7:04 am|
May Mr. Hill rest in peace.
Grew up listening to the LSU games on radio, and after marriage loaded the kids up (with some snacks) and drove to the top of a nearby hill to pick up the signal. The kids were usually out cold by half-time, but those broadcasts introduced them to Tiger football in ...