| Political Talk|| re: Jindal trying to paint BESE as corrupt as a way out of his two faced stand on CC - LSU80 USF08 on 7/21/14 at 7:33 pm|
I don't see a heavy-handed fed behind this common core
The U. S. Department of Education said in a letter to Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz that the state must prove its own standards are just as challenging, or else risk of losing its waiver from ...
| Political Talk|| re: Do pro choice liberals have baby showers? - LSU80 USF08 on 7/6/14 at 9:01 pm|
Stupid fricking question. :banghead:...
| Political Talk|| re: Global cooling - let's put this dog to sleep - LSU80 USF08 on 6/17/14 at 10:21 pm|
[quote]How do we know the CO2 levels are any different than the end of the last ice age?
I mean how do we REALLY know?[/quote]
Ice cores - they trap bubbles of atmosphere that can be measured. I know you didn't really want an answer, but it's just reality....
| Political Talk|| re: Glenn Beck's most profound message yet - LSU80 USF08 on 6/17/14 at 10:15 pm|
So Glenn Beck says don't go back to Iraq? Even a broken clock is right twice a day. :banghead:...
| Political Talk|| re: Supreme Court rules against 'Straw Purchasers' of Guns - LSU80 USF08 on 6/16/14 at 10:30 pm|
[quote]Amazing how the words "shall not be infringed" are just forgotten. Just words written on a paper to some I guess.
Amazing how the words "well regulated militia" are just forgotten. Just poorly phrased words written on parchment to some I guess....
| Political Talk|| re: Global cooling - let's put this dog to sleep - LSU80 USF08 on 6/16/14 at 10:22 pm|
[quote]We have documented climate change over 1000's of years of data and all of it was due to naturally occurring events not related to man.......yet, man is now responsible for the events occurring today? I don't think so.
The changes measured since the Industrial Revolution do not foll...
| Political Talk|| re: Global cooling - let's put this dog to sleep - LSU80 USF08 on 6/16/14 at 10:14 pm|
[quote]You know if they wrote grant studies to research warming it got funded? Not so much for cooling.
That's just an insanely ignorant comment. Back it up with a nice set of facts. Show us all where research was systematically denied because someone wrote 'cooling' instead of 'warming' ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Legit question for Atheist on the OT Board - LSU80 USF08 on 6/8/14 at 11:14 pm|
When my dad died we had a party and shared all the good times we had when he was alive. I set up a video camera by the pool so that people could go out there for a bit of privacy and record a story of how he had touched their lives. Lots of crying and lots of laughter, too. He would have had a good ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Gas Appliances in the South? - LSU80 USF08 on 6/3/14 at 9:41 pm|
[quote]On a side note--I heated the pool for about a 90 hour stretch to 103 degrees this past January (when it was cold as nuts outside)…then the Atmos bill came [/quote]
I used my solar panels (water, not elec) and a bubble blanket to get my pool to 101 - no added bill....
| Political Talk|| re: I'm all for gay rights being left up to the states.. - LSU80 USF08 on 5/20/14 at 9:29 pm|
[quote]gayness is not natural…hell, if we were all gay, the human race would not exist,[/quote]
And if we all had your analytic ability we would be slime mold on a rock. Do you have evidence that 'gayness' was created in a laboratory and is not natural?...
| Political Talk|| re: I'm all for gay rights being left up to the states.. - LSU80 USF08 on 5/20/14 at 9:24 pm|
[quote]what's the point of even leaving it up to the states if federal judges are going to declare it unconstitutional anyway?[/quote]
The point is - if something is unconstitutional - then the states, through the legislature or referendum, have NO say in the matter. Why do some folks have trouble...
| Political Talk|| re: Anti-First Amendment Rights LGBT activist decry Kansas new law - LSU80 USF08 on 2/14/14 at 10:52 pm|
[quote]Forcing people with government force to provide services in conflict of their conscience is enslavement. [/quote]
Nice trick. You use the word 'conscience' instead of 'bigotry'. :cool:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: California is now home to the largest solar power plant in the world (pictures) - LSU80 USF08 on 2/13/14 at 10:38 pm|
[quote]The water shortage has to do with the lack of rainfall and drought. How is that relevant here?[/quote]
Two words - straw / man...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Man Shot for Texting During Screening of Lone Survivor - LSU80 USF08 on 1/13/14 at 11:43 pm|
[quote]I'm actually more offended that they were watching a movie at 1:30 on a Monday. Obviously dealing with people who don't work for a living.[/quote]
I work 45-50 hours each week and have Saturdays and alternating weekdays off. Do you spout stoopid often? :spank:...
| Political Talk|| re: Traffic stop in New Mexico: Police shoot at Mom/Kids - LSU80 USF08 on 11/18/13 at 10:29 pm|
[quote]Looked like the cop was shooting at the tires as she tried to flee again. I'm not particularly offended by the police response. Better to give her some flats than engage in a high speed chase. [/quote]
Cops are not allowed to shoot at an unarmed fleeing person (even one facing a felony charg...
| O-T Lounge|| re: back door car windows - LSU80 USF08 on 11/8/13 at 11:41 pm|
[quote]Awesome. An answer that works.
Anchor please. [/quote]
Also factor in the shape and position of the rear wheel arch that the back of the door meets. This can limit how far the glass can go down....
| Political Talk|| re: Same-Sex Marriage bill passes Illinois House;Poised to bring total states to 15! - LSU80 USF08 on 11/5/13 at 5:57 pm|
[quote]And we are still no closer to getting government out of marriage. [/quote]
Why has 'getting government out of marriage' only been a war cry since gays have desired their marriages be legally recognized? Where was this sentiment before marriage equality became an issue? I'll answer my own que...
| Political Talk|| re: A question regarding signing up for Obama care..........why exactly - LSU80 USF08 on 10/13/13 at 11:55 pm|
Because there are limited open enrollment periods. If you can plan your IQ enhancement surgery during one of those windows you might be able to save a bundle! All it take is a little secret trick!
If you truly enjoy gambling with your health and the heath of your family just pick up a small cheap r...
| Political Talk|| re: If the government is shutdown shouldn"t that include secret service - LSU80 USF08 on 10/5/13 at 10:37 pm|
Republicans try their best to bring the government down and you blame the President? Riiiight. :banghead:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: US just captured the top Al Qaeda terrorist wanted for the '98 Embassy bombing - LSU80 USF08 on 10/5/13 at 10:31 pm|
you are an idiot...
| Political Talk|| re: Hayride: Preexisting Conditions Horror Story at Healthcare.gov - LSU80 USF08 on 10/2/13 at 8:55 pm|
[quote]people can be on facebook and not show up in a search, but i gotta be honest, this reeks of fake[/quote]
It is absolutely a fake. For anyone opting out the 'fine' is $95 or 1% of income the first year. It then rises to $695 or 2.5% of income in 2016. After that it indexes for inflation....
| Political Talk|| re: Drudge had it right - Obama willing to talk to Iran, but not GOP - LSU80 USF08 on 9/29/13 at 5:01 pm|
Iran is behaving more responsible than current republicans....
| Political Talk|| re: Campaign to "Opt-out" of Obamacare - LSU80 USF08 on 9/19/13 at 9:41 pm|
[quote]Well, in the the 1990's, the government saw fit to have HIPPA Laws, that protected our medical records privacy...
Now we are facing a 180 degree turn to anyone in government will have access to those records. [/quote]
You are spewing pure horse shite. HIPPA still in effect. If you don't kn...
| O-T Lounge|| re: 10 Longest Bridges in US (4 of top 5 in LA) - LSU80 USF08 on 9/19/13 at 9:22 pm|
Driven on 6/10
Also 8/10. Used to use the Bonnet Carre to clean my RX-3's spark plugs. Burn off that carbon, baby!...
| Political Talk|| re: Examples of things that were made a big deal that turned out to be nothing - LSU80 USF08 on 9/17/13 at 10:01 pm|
The coming Ice age
When was this ever made a big deal? I'd like specific links, please.[/quote]
It was a magazine cover, but not the widely held scientific belief that climate change researchers hold today....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Kent State responds to LSU game day sign mocking massacre - LSU80 USF08 on 9/15/13 at 9:25 pm|
DKE were a-holes 35 years ago when I went to LSU and they haven't changed. :yack:...
| Political Talk|| re: Gov. Rick Perry takes on Maryland in new ad campaign - LSU80 USF08 on 9/14/13 at 1:16 am|
Perry should address his state's abysmal education and healthcare.
Remind me why the Govt of Texas should care about either one of these?[/quote]
Are you saying the governor of a state should not be concerned with the education and healthcare of his state's citizens? Bonehead mu...
| O-T Lounge|| re: OT'ers with an engineering degree - LSU80 USF08 on 8/26/13 at 9:26 pm|
BS Comp Sci - now a Systems Administrator for an automated prescription filling facility....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Let's use common sense when thinking about global warming. - LSU80 USF08 on 8/24/13 at 1:03 pm|
[quote]So common sense as in "just tax it"? That solution seems to fit one party's goals a little too well. [/quote]
You really should know history. You might not sound so sarcastic and childish.
[link=(http://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/Presence-of-Mind-Blue-Sky-Thinking.html)]Cap and ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Plantar Fasciitis. Anyone Here had any Success Treating it? - LSU80 USF08 on 8/11/13 at 11:15 pm|
Here's what I had to do to get rid of mine:
1) cortisone injections in the heels - hurts like hell, but jumpstarts the healing
2a) stretch your calves/hamstrings
2b) roll your arches on frozen 12-16oz drink bottle
2c) do not walk barefoot - Birkenstock sandals have a deep heel cup and pronounced...