| Political Talk|| re: CBO: Obamacare will have lower premiums, insure more, and cost government less - lsu13lsu on 4/14/14 at 4:30 pm|
[quote] That was the plan all along to get the unisured number of folks really down.[/quote]
I don't think people care about insurance I think they care about healthcare. Government controlled insurance does not equal high quality healthcare, doctor and hospital access.
Let's just face it. ...
| Political Talk|| re: If marijuana is made legal everywhere what happens to those in prison for it? - lsu13lsu on 4/4/14 at 4:44 pm|
[quote]Ain't nobody doing hard time just for weed.
Not in America. [/quote]
Yeah, you get busted for weed in college then try and get a job later on. You may not be doing hard time in prison but having a record for weed makes the rest of your life hard labor. It is ridiculous and causes und...
| Political Talk|| re: Jackson MS mayor candidate - lsu13lsu on 4/4/14 at 3:18 pm|
Sarah Palin is sooo stupid! Republicans are back woods morons!
Wait, this is not a Republican?!...
| Political Talk|| re: Tomorrow, 4/5/14, is tax renewal vote day in EBR parish - lsu13lsu on 4/4/14 at 3:16 pm|
[quote]Count on adding about 50% to that bill if SG becomes its own city and school district. [/quote]
I will gaurantee you no one will complain when school quality and property values go up and up. I have seen it in many places. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Tomorrow, 4/5/14, is tax renewal vote day in EBR parish - lsu13lsu on 4/4/14 at 3:14 pm|
[quote]Are you serious? You and the sec+numbers guy must purposefully strive to remain out of touch with local news. [/quote]
When I look at the route map I see a line going through st george and circles and loops every where else. I am not arguing this because it is silly and distracting to you...
| Political Talk|| re: Tomorrow, 4/5/14, is tax renewal vote day in EBR parish - lsu13lsu on 4/4/14 at 12:41 pm|
[quote]I always vote 'yes' on real estate taxes. It's ridiculous how low they are in this state.[/quote]
Are you comparing them to states with lower income taxes than Louisiana?
It isn't as simple as what you are appear to be stating.
ETA: I do not believe real estate taxes are even a s...
| Political Talk|| re: If marijuana is made legal everywhere what happens to those in prison for it? - lsu13lsu on 4/4/14 at 12:12 pm|
[quote]The pro-weed army is almost as relentless as the other pretty much singular issue posters on pro-gay and pro-life stuff. [/quote]
I am not pro-weed at all. I am anti-paying for someone to sit in jail because of drugs. I am anti someone never being employable again because of a past drug ...
| Political Talk|| re: Interesting thought problem on abortion, men's rights, and fairness - lsu13lsu on 4/4/14 at 12:06 pm|
The most interesting thing about any fight for rights whether it is Gay or Women's is that it always seems to be about hurting someone else's rights and not making our society truly free. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Representatives not paid enough? This Congressman thinks so - lsu13lsu on 4/4/14 at 12:04 pm|
No one is ever paid enough. College Athletes, Burger King Workers, Union Members, Congressmen. No one.
It'll never be enough. Even when someone like a Congressman knows the pay before applying for the job and most likely in their campaign say they are doing it for the love of helping people ...
| Political Talk|| re: Tomorrow, 4/5/14, is tax renewal vote day in EBR parish - lsu13lsu on 4/4/14 at 11:58 am|
[quote]I'm voting no on the BREC tax renewal. [/quote]
Back on point. I always vote NO. If a city/parish has enough money to build tributes to the Greek Gods for libraries and courts then they have enough money. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Tomorrow, 4/5/14, is tax renewal vote day in EBR parish - lsu13lsu on 4/4/14 at 11:57 am|
[quote]Can you pass this along to your boy Delgado. According to him, BR will cease to exist if SG decides to keep their tax dollars closer to home.[/quote]
| Political Talk|| re: Tomorrow, 4/5/14, is tax renewal vote day in EBR parish - lsu13lsu on 4/4/14 at 11:56 am|
[quote]But CATS does....[/quote]
I guess St. George is only on Bluebonnet Blvd?...
| Political Talk|| re: Tomorrow, 4/5/14, is tax renewal vote day in EBR parish - lsu13lsu on 4/4/14 at 11:43 am|
[quote]I mean St George. [/quote]
CATS covers most of St. George? News to me....
| Political Talk|| re: FBI steals man's artifact collection - lsu13lsu on 4/3/14 at 2:20 pm|
[quote]WE HAVE TO STEAL IT TO KNOW WHAT'S IN IT!!!!!!!![/quote]
| Political Talk|| re: Sen Bodi White introduces bill to increase St George sales taxes up to 2% more - lsu13lsu on 4/2/14 at 4:34 pm|
[quote]The whole St. George thing is really a shame. It shows just how desperate the functional middle class of Baton Rouge is for decent schools. [/quote]
Damn. Truth right there.
It also shows how desparate the Baton Rouge elitist and liberals are for entertainment and power. They want to ...
| Political Talk|| re: Obamacare: Class Action Lawsuit in Nevada due to non-coverage - lsu13lsu on 4/2/14 at 4:30 pm|
But, Lifetime exemptions!
| Political Talk|| re: Adam Carolla on racism - lsu13lsu on 3/28/14 at 1:14 pm|
[quote]Dr. Drew alluded to the reality that might well face Adam Carolla and anyone like him: look for intense government scrutiny. [/quote]
Definitely. AC may run his own show now but the government will take him down if he gets out of line. ...
| Political Talk|| re: owning Pitbulls a right? - lsu13lsu on 3/28/14 at 10:49 am|
It always seems like someone with a street bike, tatoos, peircings, tanning bed look, UFC T-Shirt and gelled hair spiked up are posting on twitter and facebook about how awesome pitbulls are and how friendly.
If I go to someone's house who doesn't have one of the characteristics above they neve...
| Political Talk|| re: California Dem state senator arrested in FBI raid - lsu13lsu on 3/27/14 at 5:40 pm|
[quote]one count of conspiracy to traffic in guns without a license.[/quote]
Where are all the democrats to tell us it is the republican rednecks with their gun show loopholes?
It is a Democrat Law Maker trafficking guns!
Hahahahaha, can't get any better....
| Political Talk|| re: The Koch Brothers own Cassidy - lsu13lsu on 3/26/14 at 9:48 am|
Landrieu is the type of polician we fought our freedom to never have. Her and her family think they are some Lords or Nobles and have some fiefdom down here. She is owned by unions and liberal money. She has a leadership PAC and will be paid from it the rest of her life.
She is owned. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Pollution Killed 7 Million People Worldwide in 2012, Report Finds - lsu13lsu on 3/26/14 at 9:21 am|
[quote]Well that's good right? I mean don't the environmentalist tell us the world is overpopulated?[/quote]
It is hilarious. Liberals tell us polution is bad then promote population growth with their handouts and policies. It makes no sense.
| Political Talk|| re: The Conservative Myth of a Social Safety Net Built on Charity - lsu13lsu on 3/24/14 at 5:04 pm|
One of my favorite liberal conflicts. Provide a social safety net so great it promotes kids and population growth. Then bitch about the environment and global warming primarily caused by a large population.
Get it together Libs!...
| Political Talk|| re: In Crimea, Russia May Have Gotten a Jump on West by Evading U.S. Eavesdropping - lsu13lsu on 3/24/14 at 4:07 pm|
[quote]also, if they were trusting this information to people like snowden, then that's their fricking fault[/quote]
Hey now. Snowden plus a few people checking on their exes. It is for the greater good God damn it! Worth it. ...
| Political Talk|| re: La. Supreme Court refuses to hear CATS tax legality lawsuit - lsu13lsu on 3/24/14 at 4:04 pm|
[quote]I agree, it appears there is lots and lots of waste in the library system. [/quote]
Tons. You can go online and buy a book for nearly nothing these days. They are glorified internet cafes. ...
| Political Talk|| re: La. Supreme Court refuses to hear CATS tax legality lawsuit - lsu13lsu on 3/24/14 at 4:03 pm|
[quote]Why does the "Library board" need 19 million to build a new library instead of renovating what is already there and generally empty of users every day.[/quote]
It seems like every time a new building is needed for the government a totally new building is needed. There are so many building...
| Political Talk|| re: Bill to label speed traps passes through panel - lsu13lsu on 3/24/14 at 3:52 pm|
This is great news and great work by Rep. Steve Pylant. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Edwin Edwards running for congress - lsu13lsu on 3/17/14 at 12:32 pm|
How many Democrats who are so vehemently against Vitter and other Rs for their past transgressions will come out villifying Edwards?
I am guessing none. ...
| Political Talk|| re: EBR schools audit- 'troubling' discrepancies in district's academic record - lsu13lsu on 3/17/14 at 12:30 pm|
Since this thread has been derailed with Memphis talk I will add that I still think the biggest problem with EBR schools is the parents of these kids.
| Political Talk|| re: The Scary Push in the Scientific Community to not Debate Opponents - lsu13lsu on 3/17/14 at 11:17 am|
It actually sounds like "science" is getting to a place it said it hated. The inquisition days, etc... Believe or else....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Official The Walking Dead S4E14 "The Grove" :Thread **NO SPOILERS/COMICS - lsu13lsu on 3/17/14 at 11:00 am|
[quote]but they still need protein for the muscles to move the body, etc
that would wear out quickly, especially since they're constantly exposed
once you add animals to the mix, they wouldn't last very long at all[/quote]
I love me some SFP on tigerdroppings. But, this is ridiculous. A...