| 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...
| Political Talk|| re: NC dumps teacher tenure & automatic pay increases - LSU80 USF08 on 8/2/13 at 10:36 pm|
[quote]Few if any occupations outside of teaching provide automatic pay increases for obtaining advanced education, tuition reimbursement is usually the only thing offered in the corporate world. [b]The motivation for advanced education is to improve your level of job performance, and increase the p...
| Political Talk|| re: Louisiana Science Education Act - LSU80 USF08 on 7/13/13 at 1:19 am|
Among other things, it allows alternative theories to evolution, that are not recognized by the scientific community, to be taught in public school science classes.
Can't allow alternatives.[/quote]
It depends on whether you are referring to alternative scientific theories or alte...
| Political Talk|| re: U.S. Rep Boustany: "LA should expand Medicaid under Obamacare" - LSU80 USF08 on 7/9/13 at 10:30 pm|
[quote]I believe the argument is because the Feds will fund the expansion only for a short period of time and then it falls on the state to fund it.
Correct me if I'm wrong.[/quote]
You are wrong....
| Political Talk|| re: My employer just announced... (Obamacare) - LSU80 USF08 on 7/8/13 at 11:56 pm|
[quote]Because I take care of myself more than 99% of people. So why should I be stuck paying for them...?
How did you arrange for that bus to not hit you next September as Fate had planned? What about your torn ACL that is going to happen in two years? And don't forget the tall girl behi...
| Political Talk|| re: Texas Abortion Bill Protester Sign - LSU80 USF08 on 7/3/13 at 9:45 pm|
[quote]"Every child a wanted child."
Does this woman not understand that abortion eliminates a child?[/quote]
Learn your biology - abortion eliminates a fetus. An acorn is not an oak tree....
| Political Talk|| re: What churches simply dont get on Gay Marriage - LSU80 USF08 on 7/3/13 at 9:31 pm|
[quote]For one thing, the government shouldn't decide who can and cannot get married in the first place. Leave it to individual churches. If a homosexual couple finds a church willing to perform the ceremony then good for them. But churches are not obligated to marry same sex couples.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Tiger Stadium Puzzle - LSU80 USF08 on 7/3/13 at 9:25 pm|
[quote]Jesus, I can't think of a more annoying puzzle to do.
The crowd had to be terrible.
The worst I ever did was a Batman Returns puzzle when I was a kid. 90% of the puzzle was black.[/quote]
Cool puzzle - my toughest was Little Red Riding Hood's Hood - solid red....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Unique psychological challenges face astronauts on manned Mars mission - LSU80 USF08 on 5/30/13 at 9:51 pm|
[quote]I thought they weren't coming back
They're gonna die there? [/quote]
Everybody has to die somewhere. :violin:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Evolution and hearing... - LSU80 USF08 on 4/26/13 at 10:53 pm|
There is a lot of great research out there about the evolution of the malleus, anvil, and stapes in the human ear.
Research that contemplates why these things should form in the first place?[/quote]
Life does not evolve for any particular reason or towards any goal. If a random ch...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anyone ever damage a new vehicle within a couple of weeks of getting it? - LSU80 USF08 on 4/16/13 at 10:18 pm|
When I was a kid my folks had their 356B reupholstered and my mom dropped a cigarette on the seat the very first day. She was pissed....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Jonathan Winters has died. - LSU80 USF08 on 4/13/13 at 10:43 pm|
A genuine talent. He will be missed. I'm certain there are many on this board (an elsewhere) that have never seen him - what a shame....
| Political Talk|| re: I would like to thank you all (RE: National Endowment for the Arts) - LSU80 USF08 on 4/12/13 at 8:36 pm|
[quote]The NEA is an improper use of taxpayer money. It has nothing to do with art and all to do with the governments power to confiscate money.
Any commercial art that cannot stand on it's on without taxpayer subsidy is really pretty bad. If there were only 300 seats in the Manship auditorium t...
| Political Talk|| re: Washington State AG files suit against florist who refused gay customers - LSU80 USF08 on 4/10/13 at 10:59 pm|
[quote]“He said he decided to get married, and before he got through I grabbed his hand and said, ‘I am sorry. I can't do your wedding because of my relationship with Jesus Christ,’" Stutzman told KEPR.[/quote]
Her brain is infected with Magic Sky Fairie. This disease causes more stupid in this w...
| Political Talk|| re: How do the Rich create Jobs? - LSU80 USF08 on 3/21/13 at 10:57 pm|
You guys sure that "the Rich create jobs", is not just a myth/marketing ploy?
You're right. It's the poor who do it.
The reality is that [b]demand[/b] creates jobs. A rich person (or business) does not ask the question "How many jobs can I create", but rather "How many...