| Political Talk|| re: Richard Dawkin's and atheism's permitted hate speech - LSU80 USF08 on 2/11/15 at 5:42 pm|
[quote]one religion, atheism,[/quote]
Immediate fail. Atheism is not a religion. :rotflmao:...
| Political Talk|| re: Lying about AGW temperature data is the biggest science scandal ever - LSU80 USF08 on 2/9/15 at 2:37 pm|
[quote]So, the polar ice is NOT vanishing? We should not trust our own eyes?
No, it is not vanishing. It is merely reducing its size, pretending to be water, going on vacation, wearing a mask, etc....
| Political Talk|| re: US Supreme Court passes the buck on gay marriage in Alabama - LSU80 USF08 on 2/9/15 at 2:35 pm|
[quote]Wait, are you telling me that children raised by sexual deviants are worse off? No way.
Nobody mentioned sexual deviants, the study was about gay vs straight couples. I didn't see categories for bondage, golden showers, tickle fetishes, or anything like them. :spank: :rotflmao:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: (Not Common Core)-- Why are they teaching math this way? - LSU80 USF08 on 2/9/15 at 2:23 pm|
It's important to understand WHY math works, not just the mechanics that solve a particular style of problem. Anyone can memorize what 12 x 12 is, but that doesn't provide a path to deeper levels....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Why does restaurants always have Heinz ketchup in glass bottles? - LSU80 USF08 on 12/19/14 at 11:04 am|
[quote]They throw that shite away man. They aren't refilling individual ketchup bottles.
You wish. And the new ketchup gets put in right on top of the old stuff. Ain't no FIFO in ketchup accounting.
We had a gallon (roughly) sized tub with notches on the rim that held upside down ketchu...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Take Ibuprofen? You get Social Security longer - LSU80 USF08 on 12/19/14 at 10:47 am|
[quote]Or ruin your liver.
You may be thinking of acetaminophen (Tylenol). The marginal dose from effectiveness to damage is quite small, while for ibuprofen it is rather large. Ibuprofen is much safer....
| Political Talk|| re: Faith in "Science" = "man made religion" (Evolution related) - LSU80 USF08 on 7/26/14 at 9:28 am|
You don't understand what it means to evolve, its really that simple.
Sure I do. You just have no evidence that life evolved from non-life.[/quote]
There are two possibilities - 1) life has always existed or 2) there was a time when life did not exist.
#1 cannot be true as ther...
| 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...