| Movie/TV Board|| re: What are some movies you refuse to ever watch? - Haughton99 on 3/7/14 at 11:23 am|
[quote]Not one that is centered around science and tries to point out how quiet and lonely space is. While, at the same time, having sounds in space.[/quote]
In the actual movie there are no sounds created by things happening outside the space station. The sounds in the trailer were added post p...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Dallas traffic on a Friday - Haughton99 on 3/6/14 at 11:47 am|
[quote]Just take the George Bush tollway south and get on 30 into Dallas to get on 45. Farmers Branch is the suburbs; I am not far from there in las colinas [/quote]
Why would you get on 30 and go through the hell of downtown at rush hour and not keep going south to 20 then over to 45? ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: 24 Perfectly Timed Photos - Haughton99 on 3/6/14 at 10:44 am|
| O-T Lounge|| re: 24 Perfectly Timed Photos - Haughton99 on 3/6/14 at 10:36 am|
[link=(http://www.reddit.com/r/perfecttiming)]Reddit Perfect Timing Pics Subreddit[/link]
| O-T Lounge|| re: Dallas traffic on a Friday - Haughton99 on 3/6/14 at 10:31 am|
I lived in Dallas for 8 years and just recently moved back. I can tell you that you are in for some rage inducing gridlock at 4pm on a Friday until you get on 45 south of Dallas so get ready. If I were you I would go South on 35E and take Loop 12 down to I20 then Take 20 East over to 45. Its furt...
| Political Talk|| re: What are the differences in the "Tea Party" and "Libertarianism"? - Haughton99 on 2/21/14 at 2:40 pm|
You are verbose. I'll give you that.
[quote]Can you think of a single multi-cultural/race diverse society in the last two millennia that if you were to be born into a lower economic class...you would prefer over the USA? [/quote]
No. Pretty sure I'm won the genetic lottery when I was born here...
| Political Talk|| re: Missouri Bill Would Warn Parents of Evolution Boogeyman - Haughton99 on 2/21/14 at 1:51 pm|
[quote]Professor Thomas Nagle[/quote]
PHD in Philosophy. His thoughts on evolution are irrelevant. You don't go to a Lawyer for brain surgery. Find a PHD in Biology and I'll listen.
[quote] Richard Leaky, the worlds leading fossil-anthropologist[/quote]
According to who?
| Political Talk|| re: What are the differences in the "Tea Party" and "Libertarianism"? - Haughton99 on 2/21/14 at 11:14 am|
Well said. However, I agree with almost none of what you just wrote.
[quote] government assertion of power, local communities were traditionally left to make their own statutes according to their (majority) values.[/quote]
True unless those statutes violate the constitution in which case they...
| Political Talk|| re: What are the differences in the "Tea Party" and "Libertarianism"? - Haughton99 on 2/21/14 at 9:01 am|
[quote] that if folks in a particular community want to pass a 'closed on Sunday statue', or elect a school board that allows prayer in Jesus name in THEIR (local) school...the Federal/State Government stays out of their business.[/quote]
This is the exact reason this country was not founded as a...
| Political Talk|| re: What are the differences in the "Tea Party" and "Libertarianism"? - Haughton99 on 2/21/14 at 8:30 am|
The main difference I see is the Tea Party believes in limited government unless they can use the government to pass laws to prevent people from doing things they believe are sinful. Also, the Tea Party believes in limited government unless you threaten to reduce our massively bloated military budg...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Going price for wedding photographer? - Haughton99 on 2/18/14 at 3:30 pm|
[quote] I know a good professional camera body runs $6000+ by itself[/quote]
More like [link=(http://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/847545-REG/Canon_5260A002_EOS_5D_Mark_III.html)]$3,400[/link] but still freaking expensive.
| O-T Lounge|| re: OT photographers - lets see some of your best work - Haughton99 on 2/18/14 at 12:56 pm|
[quote]Gr8t8s.....how did you get into real estate photography??
I've been asked to take some for a realtor, but I need to get a wide angle...was going to get the Tokina 11-16.
As a fellow Real Estate Photographer I got into it by first learning as much as possible about interior ph...
| Political Talk|| re: Methodists in crisis with disobedient pro-gay faction in the denomination - Haughton99 on 2/17/14 at 11:01 am|
[quote]Those that live a lifestyle of unrepentant sin(whichever sin)and thinks it's okay to do so is where the problem lies.[/quote]
So the church has just as big a problem with the unmarried couples in their congregation who live together before marriage as they do a homosexual couple? ...
| Political Talk|| re: Methodists in crisis with disobedient pro-gay faction in the denomination - Haughton99 on 2/17/14 at 10:48 am|
[quote] I guess you think then that the attitude of murder should change as well within the church.[/quote]
Thanks for putting words in my mouth but no I don't. I do however have a huge problem with churches creating a false hierarchy of sin. Homosexuality is treated like a huge sin but in the ch...
| Political Talk|| re: Methodists in crisis with disobedient pro-gay faction in the denomination - Haughton99 on 2/17/14 at 10:36 am|
[quote]You are saying that being a slave is equal to being gay. [/quote]
I think what he's correctly pointing out is that the attitudes within a Church can and should change over time. Interracial marriage is probably a better comparison because it was only a few decades ago that Churches across...
| More Sports Board|| re: NASCAR Announces Major Changes to the Chase for the Sprint Cup - Haughton99 on 1/30/14 at 12:37 pm|
[quote]Now a final championship race at Daytona or Talladega?
The end of the season will never be ratings gold because of the NFL.
If Nascar wants to regain popularity they need to start with two things:
1.) [b]Shorten the damn races[/b]. No one wants to sit throug...
| SEC Rant|| re: Girls draws SEC inspired picture for her Grandfather. It's awesome. - Haughton99 on 1/23/14 at 2:49 pm|
[quote]What is an aggie?[/quote]
| Political Talk|| re: NM - Haughton99 on 1/15/14 at 9:33 am|
Because of dumb minimum sentencing requirements for crimes like weed possession that take common sense out of the courtroom....
| SEC Rant|| re: A&M's two years in the SEC... - Haughton99 on 1/9/14 at 2:41 pm|
[quote]has produced the two most productive offenses in the history of the SEC.[/quote]
Congrats on becoming the Texas Tech of the SEC...
| Money Talk|| re: Credit Score Repair - Haughton99 on 1/9/14 at 9:16 am|
[quote]I only use a credit union. I'm going to likely borrow some money tomorrow and max out my Roth.. [/quote]
I dont have any advice to give but this sounds like an incredibly dumb idea. Am I wrong? ...
| Soccer Board|| re: Official USofA wins Group G Thread - Haughton99 on 12/6/13 at 4:04 pm|
| Political Talk|| re: Officer involved in JFK Assassination speaks for the first time - Haughton99 on 11/26/13 at 12:49 pm|
It's amazing that the people that are convinced that this was a conspiracy completely ignore facts that prove Oswald was the shooter and keep bringing up "facts" that have been proven false. Please quit saying the bullet that went through Kennedy's throat wasn't damaged. It makes you sound dumb....
| Political Talk|| re: The phrase "give back" pisses me off - Haughton99 on 11/26/13 at 8:06 am|
[quote]Jesus Christ, this board. [/quote]
I'm glad you brought him up. I'm guessing most if not all of the people in this thread can be found every Sunday "worshiping" Jesus who spent his entire time here on earth telling people to help the poor....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Direct Bill for Interview - Haughton99 on 11/20/13 at 12:55 pm|
[quote]I have an on the site interview for a company
They said that my hotel and rental car are direct bill.
Does that mean i pay out of pocket and keep the receipts for them and they write me a check?
I'm guessing this is a pharma sales job?
| Political Talk|| re: Common Core: The Liberal Propoganda Arm of Obama - Haughton99 on 11/19/13 at 3:15 pm|
[quote]I can't help but think that we'd be better off if we were responsbile for our own education. [/quote]
I'm not even sure what it means....
| Political Talk|| re: Common Core: The Liberal Propoganda Arm of Obama - Haughton99 on 11/19/13 at 2:49 pm|
[quote]A fifth grader that got 0 answers correct should be given a label of Fourth grader. [/quote]
I laughed.. +1
How are the 5 holdout states managing if it was such a huge disaster to say no to CC? ...
| Political Talk|| re: Common Core: The Liberal Propoganda Arm of Obama - Haughton99 on 11/19/13 at 2:33 pm|
[quote]Jindal is all up in this too, FWIW.[/quote]
So are 45 other governors.. your point?...
| Political Talk|| re: Common Core: The Liberal Propoganda Arm of Obama - Haughton99 on 11/19/13 at 2:16 pm|
[quote]Every test has to have an attached rubric on how the answer was graded. Math problems have rubrics where 1 point is assigned for having the correct variables written in, another point for applying the correct order of operations, another point for proper grouping, and another point for gettin...
| Political Talk|| re: Common Core: The Liberal Propoganda Arm of Obama - Haughton99 on 11/19/13 at 2:08 pm|
[quote]By the way, CCSS is directly from UNESCO and the UN's Agenda 21. [/quote]
Proof that doesn't come from a conspiracy theory wacko website. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Common Core: The Liberal Propoganda Arm of Obama - Haughton99 on 11/19/13 at 1:02 pm|
[quote]It gives you credit for showing your work, even if the answer is wrong. Its bringing the concept of everyone gets a trophy, in education [/quote]
Not exactly. Common Core does emphasize problem solving and being able to explain how you got an answer but if you get the wrong answer you sti...