| More Sports Board|| re: What did Stephen A. Smith say? - Haughton99 on 7/25/14 at 4:58 pm|
After a series of Tweets where he doubled down on his bad opinion earlier it looks like the PR people at ESPN have told him to shut up and wrote a real apology for him.
Anyone gullible enough to think he wrote this?
[quote]My series of tweets a short time ago is not an adequate way ...
| More Sports Board|| re: What did Stephen A. Smith say? - Haughton99 on 7/25/14 at 3:41 pm|
Maybe I've missed it in the coverage of this but has anyone alleged that Ray Rice's fiancee' was acting in a way to provoke him to knock her out?...
| More Sports Board|| re: What did Stephen A. Smith say? - Haughton99 on 7/25/14 at 2:32 pm|
[quote]Women should have to go out of their way to make sure they don't provoke a man into beating them?[/quote]
[quote]she should be mindful of a scenario where she at risk of being hit and not to exacerbate it into getting hit. [/quote]
These two sentences say the exact same thing. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: What did Stephen A. Smith say? - Haughton99 on 7/25/14 at 2:25 pm|
Wow. Does everyone in this thread really believe that Women should have to go out of their way to make sure they don't provoke a man into beating them? You really think that when a woman gets beat by an abusing maniac that it's partially her fault?...
| More Sports Board|| Most clutch QB over the past three years is?? - Haughton99 on 7/24/14 at 10:44 pm|
| SEC Rant|| re: Charlie Strong says he wants to play A&M - Haughton99 on 7/24/14 at 2:12 pm|
[quote]If a kid wanted a traditional, non-military, co-educational collegiate experience, he attended UTex--not Texas AMC.
Financially & athletically speaking, there was no competing with that.
During the time of DKR's dominance (60s-70s) both schools were "traditional". Corp part...
| SEC Rant|| re: Charlie Strong says he wants to play A&M - Haughton99 on 7/24/14 at 1:50 pm|
[quote]Prior to scholarship limitations DKR would recruit every decent player in Texas just to keep them away from anyone else. Hundreds on a single sideline.[/quote]
Recruiting a player does not equal forcing him to go to your school. The Aggies had an equal opportunity to recruit the same play...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Recommended RV Rental for tailgating this year - Haughton99 on 7/24/14 at 12:03 pm|
[quote]I thought about doing this as a business and was wondering if it was profitable. [/quote]
I know the owner of Southern RV and was talking to him about this one day. He said he looked into it and the insurance you'd need on any RV you rent out kills almost all the profit. Insurance compan...
| SEC Rant|| re: Charlie Strong says he wants to play A&M - Haughton99 on 7/24/14 at 11:49 am|
[quote]The premier military school in the world is the Naval War College, followed by the Army War College, followed by the Command and General Staff College (CGSC). USMA doesn't rate top 20 in the world.[/quote]
LOL WAT?? According to who? The school that has produced Grant, Lee, Eisenhower, M...
| SEC Rant|| re: Charlie Strong says he wants to play A&M - Haughton99 on 7/24/14 at 11:44 am|
[quote]Because their best players didn't fight in the war, they played football. Their roster was also filled with football all stars across the country the "drafted". The service academies were the only military institutions to be able to do this. They played by a different set of rules. [/quote]
| SEC Rant|| re: Charlie Strong says he wants to play A&M - Haughton99 on 7/24/14 at 11:25 am|
[quote]Are you trying to say that being the only school in the state that had mandatory corps membership didn't make recruiting damn near impossible? I don't know how to take that seriously.[/quote]
No. I'm saying that the premier military school in the world was able to produce a football team ...
| SEC Rant|| re: Charlie Strong says he wants to play A&M - Haughton99 on 7/24/14 at 11:21 am|
[quote]You do know that, during that time the service academies were allowed to "draft" 2 players from every school of their choice, right?[/quote]
| SEC Rant|| re: Charlie Strong says he wants to play A&M - Haughton99 on 7/24/14 at 11:08 am|
[quote]If you came to A&M, you were part of the corps, if you were part of the corps, you had duties to your country. The country club atmosphere in Austin was great for attracting better athletes, unlimited athletes, that didn't have to sign up to fight in the war. [/quote]
From 1944 to 1950 the...
| SEC Rant|| re: Charlie Strong says he wants to play A&M - Haughton99 on 7/24/14 at 10:48 am|
[quote]You're right, it goes in cycles, we were really good before the wars.
They were really good during the wars.
Can't believe it took until page 9 for the War BS excuse to fly out of Aggies mouth. It's nonsense. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Post a picture of your U.S. House of Representatives Member... - Haughton99 on 7/23/14 at 9:26 am|
Good ole Dr. Fleming. Made his fortune with fast food franchises because being a doctor wasn't his thing. If you follow him on Facebook you'd think that the worst problem this country is facing is Marijuana legalization. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: dog lovers: how come dogs dont go by human years for their age? - Haughton99 on 7/11/14 at 9:03 am|
| Soccer Board|| re: Fernando Torres?? - Haughton99 on 7/7/14 at 7:25 am|
Injury and age. Pretty simple....
| Soccer Board|| re: links for live streaming? - Haughton99 on 7/1/14 at 2:30 pm|
| Soccer Board|| re: England's chances this WC - Haughton99 on 6/12/14 at 10:52 am|
ITV Reporter: "How far are England away from a good team?" Roy Hodgson: "About 4 hotels" :lol:...
| Tech Board|| re: In the market for Video Editing PC - help - Haughton99 on 6/9/14 at 6:01 pm|
I cant recommend the noctua fans enough.. they are ugly as hell but my computer runs dead silents under heavy load.
Edit: I just noticed the noctua fans arent one my part list. I added them and they are great!
| Tech Board|| re: In the market for Video Editing PC - help - Haughton99 on 6/9/14 at 10:12 am|
I built a photo/video editing pc earlier this year for around your budget. Here's the part list. I couldn't be happier with it. All of my Adobe programs run lightning fast on it.
[link=(http://pcpartpicker.com/p/DHbfdC)]PC Partpicker Part List[/link]...
| Political Talk|| re: Sterling Banned for Life / $2.5 Million Fine - Haughton99 on 4/29/14 at 1:54 pm|
[quote]So much for freedom of speech.
Clearly what he said was unpopular, however, he was not speaking in an official capacity, or even knew he was being recorded. He is being attacked for his view.
We better make sure that all the words we utter pass the PC test.
It drives me c...
| Money Talk|| re: Anyone here use logoworks for logo design or website design? - Haughton99 on 4/29/14 at 1:21 pm|
[link=(http://logotournament.com/)]logotournament.com[/link] is a really popular one too. I would go that route personally. ...
| Political Talk|| re: 8-year-old takes on S.C. lawmakers in fossil fight - Haughton99 on 4/23/14 at 2:54 pm|
3 And God said, “Let there be light,” and there was light. 4 God saw that the light was good, and he separated the light from the darkness. 5 God called the light “day,” and the darkness he called “night.” And there was evening, and there was morning—the first day.
If you think that the writer of...
| More Sports Board|| re: Joey Logano wins Duck Commander 500 @ Texas Motor Speedway - Haughton99 on 4/7/14 at 8:20 am|
[quote]F1 does it all the time.[/quote]
F1 cars are aerodynamically designed to have so much downforce that they can stay glued to the track in any conditions. Apples and Oranges....
| Political Talk|| re: Is it possible to be against gay marriage/homosexuality without being a bigot? - Haughton99 on 4/4/14 at 3:06 pm|
[quote]I'd say that every heterosexual in a traditional marriage is against gay marriage. If they weren't, they'd be in a gay marriage......[/quote]
If this is a serious thought then it may be the dumbest thing I've ever read on the internet....
| Political Talk|| re: Why RINOs and Progressive Republicans are more dangerous than democrats - Haughton99 on 3/19/14 at 2:47 pm|
[quote]Why RINOs and Progressive Republicans are more dangerous[/quote]
You know what's dangerous? A growing population in this country that can't think for themselves and decide what they think about an issue based party that proposed the idea.
You know what's dangerous? A growing populati...
| O-T Lounge|| re: DAMN!!! Frozen Great Lake satellite imagery loop - Haughton99 on 3/19/14 at 9:15 am|
[quote] We are a mice fart in the middle of Kisatchie National fricking Forest. [/quote]
Must be one giant mouse fart.
| Money Talk|| re: books on real estate? - Haughton99 on 3/18/14 at 3:03 pm|
[quote] Biggerpockets is AWESOME.[/quote]...
| Money Talk|| re: money down on a new house - Haughton99 on 3/12/14 at 11:23 am|
[quote]Not in Dallas[/quote]
Price per sq ft in Dallas is lower than in Shreveport on average. ...