| Movie/TV Board|| re: Steve Martin vs Bill Murray - sparkinator on 12/2/13 at 8:49 pm|
Another good Murray movie that is often overlooked. Quick Change.
Murray definitely has the better resume when it comes to acting, but Martin is just way more diverse. Really li...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Cruiseline? Which do u recommend or suggest we avoid? - sparkinator on 11/2/13 at 12:10 am|
[quote]Norwegian cruise lines are legit, I would avoid Carnival. [/quote]
I always take my kids. I've still got 2 in school, (10 year old twins), and they always go with us. I left them at home a few years ago and missed them so much I vowed I'd never do that again.
| Political Talk|| re: Detroit pensioners to get 16 cents on the dollar - sparkinator on 10/27/13 at 7:53 pm|
[quote]And yes, I still find it hilariously ironic that republicans judge Detroit when it was the republican fat auto CEOs who causes all of this anyway. Detroit will eventually be a good story of a democrat-led turn a round. It will take some time to reverse the damage repubtards have done though. ...
| Political Talk|| re: White House: Durbin quote a 'misunderstanding' - sparkinator on 10/24/13 at 5:36 pm|
[quote]It was "hypothetical."[/quote]
More like "hypocritical"
He jumps on his facebook and now the White House says it never happens.
Now, he won't retract his statement, even after more facts have come out about the meeting.
Sounds just like a bomb throwing progressive....
| Political Talk|| re: White House: Durbin quote a 'misunderstanding' - sparkinator on 10/24/13 at 5:27 pm|
How much play will this get?
I heard it on 'Faux' news, and even though I linked it to Politico, it can't be true.
| Political Talk|| White House: Durbin quote a 'misunderstanding' - sparkinator on 10/24/13 at 5:25 pm|
Durbin, the Senate majority whip, posted on his Facebook wall over the weekend that during a White House meeting, one GOP leader told Obama: “I cannot even stand to look at you.”
| Political Talk|| re: The votes are there to end the shutdown - sparkinator on 10/8/13 at 6:07 pm|
[quote]Hey goofy , reckon the votes are there in the senate to pass all the bills the house sent over ? [/quote]
| Political Talk|| re: The votes are there to end the shutdown - sparkinator on 10/8/13 at 5:38 pm|
[quote]The votes are there in the Senate to end the shutdown. But the Obama and Reid continue to use recalcitrant terrorism to hijack the process[/quote]
This bears repeating.
In light of the thread title, will any libtards care to address why Reid won't call a vote on the house resolutions t...
| Political Talk|| re: GOP has failed; what will be enough for them to "save face"? - sparkinator on 10/7/13 at 12:37 pm|
[quote]If Boehner put a clean CR it would pass. The fact he refuses to shows how weak a position he is in. I don't envy the man.[/quote]
If Reid put a spending bill, that the house has passed, before the Senate it would pass.
If the media weren't so complicite, it would put the same pressure ...
| Political Talk|| re: Police remove Vietnam Vets from Vietnam Memorial - sparkinator on 10/5/13 at 3:56 pm|
asurob1 claiming to be a republican is about the same as Tentex claiming to be an independant.
Neither have any credibility with this board.
Lots here aren't in lock-step with either party, but those two are just a couple of hacks....
| Political Talk|| re: CFBR: Video I Thought I'd Share... - sparkinator on 10/1/13 at 10:26 pm|
[quote]Just to make it even more clear: that's not him in the video. I hope it didn't come across that way, I just thought he'd enjoy it.[/quote]
Glad it finally was cleared up. I apologize for assuming and connecting the dots, but the resemblance of the people in the story along with a vague tit...
| Political Talk|| re: CFBR: Video I Thought I'd Share... - sparkinator on 10/1/13 at 7:43 pm|
For the longest, I always pictured him as an older black guy :lol:
Edited out jumping to conclusions.
| Political Talk|| re: Boehner caving js the only endgame - sparkinator on 10/1/13 at 7:26 pm|
[quote]He has the weakest hand.[/quote]
Not if he doesn't give a crap about his job.
He's said he doesn't want to remain as speaker, or something to that effect. Why not go out in a blaze of glory.
| Political Talk|| re: CFBR: Video I Thought I'd Share... - sparkinator on 10/1/13 at 5:54 pm|
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: This game so far summed up in one picture - sparkinator on 9/30/13 at 9:57 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| re: Alternatives to VRBO?? - sparkinator on 9/29/13 at 10:03 pm|
I used vacationrentals dot com last year, and VRBO this year. I didn't have any problems with either....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Longest distance driven in one shot - sparkinator on 9/26/13 at 12:51 am|
About 1300 on a motorcycle in 20 hours. Rode back from a California road trip and the last leg was from Tucson back to La. The last couple of hours were brutal.
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: PLEASE anyone who has had success streaming the game online, What site works? - sparkinator on 9/22/13 at 3:09 pm|
ETA: Be careful and don't click on any ads or pop ups except to x them out. click the word close when the page first opens and then wait like 30 -40 seconds for the ad covering the game to disappear.
Thanks. Worked great for me....
| O-T Lounge|| re: "We can't afford the Note on a Car, so I guess we will have to pay cash" - sparkinator on 9/18/13 at 7:23 am|
[quote]never buy a car this way
I don't, but it's revealing in that it is a salesman's go to pitch. It obviously is working on most consumers, or they wouldn't play it so quickly.
I tell the right away, I want your bottom price, I don't care anything about how much the note will be, ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: "We can't afford the Note on a Car, so I guess we will have to pay cash" - sparkinator on 9/18/13 at 7:15 am|
Cheap credit is why we have such expensive vehicles. If everyone was paying cash, very few would opt for the 'auto butt wiper.'
Cheap credit fuels the economy, but makes most consumers over spend. When buying a car, the salesman always asks what note I can afford. And keeps pushing the higher pri...
| Political Talk|| re: Where Does the Second Amendment End? - sparkinator on 9/16/13 at 2:33 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| re: How rigged is eBay? - sparkinator on 9/16/13 at 9:34 am|
[quote]Bought a brand new 18" center console boat/motor/trailer in 07 from an Ebay no reserve auction.
I haven't bought a boat (got a couple off Craigslist though), but I've bought 2 vehicles, a motorcycle, watches, scuba gear, etc. off Ebay. I even buy batteries off...
| O-T Lounge|| re: How rigged is eBay? - sparkinator on 9/16/13 at 6:26 am|
[quote]This exact same thing happened to me today. I've been watching these Alabama-OM tickets that started out at $50. They are now at $230, and the bid history shows one account bidding against himself all day. [/quote]
That's not one person bidding against himself. The person that is winning t...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Planning Trip to Costa Rica - sparkinator on 9/10/13 at 7:39 pm|
[quote]be sure it has Costa Rica maps[/quote]
Just got back from Mahahual Mexico, and my Garmin Nuvi was useless.
My handheld eTrex showed the towns and the roads, but they weren't accurate. Very rarely would it ever show us on the road we were driving. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Do you own a ring from the college you graduated from? - sparkinator on 9/5/13 at 7:32 pm|
Just bought this one for my son. He probably won't wear it much, but I know he worked hard and earned it. And I felt really good about buying it....
| O-T Lounge|| re: If you got to pick 1 city to live in the rest of your life.. - sparkinator on 9/1/13 at 9:12 pm|
Spent a week last year in Tavernier, and this is the correct answer....
| Political Talk|| re: Teen who allegedly murdered Australian jogger posted racist Tweets - sparkinator on 8/21/13 at 11:03 pm|
[quote]Hey! The left portion of that rap sheet is a silhouette of Obama! [/quote]
Or the leprechan up a tree sketch. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Caribbean honeymoon recommendations - sparkinator on 8/21/13 at 4:12 pm|
Mahahual Mexico. My son and I are here for the week.
But it does depend on how adventurous you and your SO are. We flew to Cancun and drove down to Mahahual on Monday.
Went diving this morning and just got back from a late lunch....
| Political Talk|| re: The Many Virtues Of Obamacare Thread (spinning off Rex's thread) - sparkinator on 7/27/13 at 2:10 pm|
Anyone who has a child knows how important this is. No lifetime premium if my babies get sick? Win.
Friends with pre-existing conditions? Can get insurance now.
Stream lining healthcare so diseases are caught earlier and are less costly? Win!
Taking a republican plan and impleme...
| Political Talk|| re: Juan Williams: O'Reilly and Trayvon cry for help, Mr. President - sparkinator on 7/25/13 at 2:36 pm|
[quote]But O'Reilly claims that Obama hasn't given such speeches. Clearly, that is false. It's not Obama's fault if the speeches don't get the same media coverage as Casey Anthony and the royal baby.[/quote]
Then he needs to continue repeating it until it is covered, or something in that commun...