| Political Talk|| re: Emails suggest Elijah Cummings prompted IRS targeting of True the Vote - ynlvr on 4/9/14 at 4:56 pm|
[quote]Issa said Cummings had previously denied asking the IRS about True the Vote.[/quote]
You don't say?...
| Political Talk|| re: How pathetic is john Barry now? - ynlvr on 4/9/14 at 4:53 pm|
Yep, cleaned his plate then complained to the waitress that he wanted a refund. It didn't taste good!...
| Political Talk|| South Florida Ophthalmologist earns $21 Million in Medicare Payments - ynlvr on 4/9/14 at 11:30 am|
The Dominican Republic University educated ophthalmologist generating a hefty return from Medicare patients. Can't be any waste here. Tip of the Iceberg ahead...
[quote]"At all times, Dr. Melgen billed in conformity with Medicare rules,'' Orgosky said. "While the amounts in the CMS data release a...
| Political Talk|| re: Putin puts it in writing: Go to hell all foreigners! - ynlvr on 4/5/14 at 4:55 pm|
[quote]I can order beer in six languages.[/quote]
I'm wanting to hang with the Russian....
| Money Talk|| re: anybody invest in auto makers? (F, GM, TM, HMC) - ynlvr on 4/3/14 at 8:56 am|
Been in F for a while, watching GM. In Borg Warner and JCI for a while as an indirect auto industry investments. Have wanted in on BMW but they are not traded directly on NYSE....
| Food and Drink Board|| Great dry aged beef at LeBlanc's Frais Marche - ynlvr on 3/29/14 at 5:07 pm|
Sorry, pressed enter instead of Tab. Stopped in the new LeBlanc's in Prairieville on Airline.
Picked up some great NY Strips. Dry aging Racks are set up in a glass case. They age them about 25 days @ 33 degrees. Good tasting product. ...
| Political Talk|| re: A Nation of Takers? - ynlvr on 3/27/14 at 1:56 pm|
[quote]Fundamentally... Using the tax code to change behavior is always going to be counterproductive, and create winners and losers. [/quote]
This is where I have the biggest problem with the tax code. I truly despise the social engineering and political rewarding that goes on in this arena. I d...
| Political Talk|| re: Edwin Edwards running for congress - ynlvr on 3/17/14 at 3:16 pm|
yes, the scary thing is my dad will prolly still vote for the crook. "Did more for the people". Seriously!
And, yes, he provided a few well timed zingers in his day....
| Money Talk|| re: Leaving Small Consulting for Big Corporate. - ynlvr on 3/8/14 at 10:21 pm|
Big to small or independent is my preferred direction. The "Big Boys" can instill some discipline, network connections and form. Take what you learn from them and profit. More risk but much more freedom, control, and opportunity for singular success when going from big to independent....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Seafood Base in BR - ynlvr on 3/4/14 at 7:55 pm|
More Than Gourmet is a pretty good product. I've bought it at Calandros and you can probably find it at other places. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Planned Parenthood creates video promoting BDSM to teens (NSFW) - ynlvr on 2/27/14 at 9:30 am|
[quote]However, despite repeated requests for comment, Rep. Peter Welch (D-VT), Rep. Chellie Pingree (D-ME), Rep. Michael Michaud (D-ME), Rep. Carol Shea-Porter (D-NH), and Rep. Ann Kuster (D-NH) did not respond. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-VT), Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME), Sen....
| Political Talk|| re: 175 Alqaeda killed in one incident in Syria, caught on tape - ynlvr on 2/26/14 at 10:48 pm|
| Political Talk|| re: Keystone Pipeline will Cause Cancer - ynlvr on 2/26/14 at 8:21 pm|
Thanks for the enlightenment.
[link=(http://fullcomment.nationalpost.com/2013/10/01/john-ivison-foreign-investment-in-the-oil-sands-have-dropped-off-a-cliff-since-nexen-takeover/)]China's Canadian Investments[/link]
Now we are aware.
| Political Talk|| re: Keystone Pipeline will Cause Cancer - ynlvr on 2/26/14 at 8:03 pm|
[quote]be aware of the substantial part of the pie that they do own. [/quote]
Not substantial. It may seem so with the sensational journalism used to fight the KXL. We've been informed. Thank you....
| Political Talk|| re: Keystone Pipeline will Cause Cancer - ynlvr on 2/26/14 at 7:49 pm|
[quote]a huge reason why we were told we need to do this is if we don't then Canada will go into business with evil China[/quote]
This argument still stands. It's not that we don't want them to do business with China. We just prefer they not ONLY do business with China or other not named the Unit...
| Political Talk|| re: Keystone Pipeline will Cause Cancer - ynlvr on 2/26/14 at 7:44 pm|
[link=(http://100.albertaoilmagazine.com/the-100-2013/)]Largest Canadian Oil Producers[/link]
I'd say they have a finger in the pie, but it's not their pie. I'd rather the oil come through US first than straight out of Canada's east/west borders which is another option. They are certain to bypass u...
| Political Talk|| re: Keystone Pipeline will Cause Cancer - ynlvr on 2/26/14 at 6:53 pm|
[quote]Chinese state owned companies are the biggest winners here. They own the Canadian companies[/quote]
Who are these Chinese state owned Canadian companies? I am not familiar with the names. The producer names I've heard are TRP, XOM, SU, CNQ, CVE, and COP. Which of these are the big China pl...
| Political Talk|| re: Medical marijuana patients to forfeit gun rights? - ynlvr on 2/25/14 at 3:19 pm|
Oh, and women on the rag....
| Political Talk|| re: Medical marijuana patients to forfeit gun rights? - ynlvr on 2/25/14 at 3:17 pm|
This is so much overreach. When does alcohol come into play? How about males between 15-25 since they have some much testosterone?...
| Money Talk|| re: Reuters: Mt. Gox blow to virtual currency - ynlvr on 2/25/14 at 9:50 am|
Mt.Gox: Decision was made to close transactions for the time being...
| O-T Lounge|| re: @GSElevator Tattletale Exposed - ynlvr on 2/25/14 at 9:22 am|
[link=(http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2014/02/24/gselevator-tattletale-exposed-he-was-never-in-the-goldman-elevator/?_php=true&_type=blogs&_r=0)]Fake Goldman Sachs Insider Twitter account[/link]...
| O-T Lounge|| @GSElevator Tattletale Exposed - ynlvr on 2/25/14 at 9:17 am|
An interesting study in the elusive, anonymous Twitter world. Had Goldman Sacs looking under desks for moles.
One of my favorites [quote] Some chick asked me what I would do with 10 million bucks. I told her I'd wonder where the rest of my money went. 12:45 AM - 12 Nov 2013[/quote]
| Political Talk|| re: Ukraine's parliament has voted to oust President Yanukovych - ynlvr on 2/22/14 at 5:08 pm|
If Tymoshenko is as persistent as she is reputed to be, is she dead meat? She already has the protestors feeling pretty giddy. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Milton Friedman - Consumer Advocacy v. Self Interest - ynlvr on 2/22/14 at 3:47 pm|
I'll take my chances. I'm Not a fan of trusting someone in Washington to be motivated by anything other than serving themselves. I am better capable of looking out form my well being.
The law should govern fraud and deception. It should not make choices for the citizenry. Citizens should do their...
| Political Talk|| re: Ukrainian legislature votes to remove Yanukovych. New elections set for May - ynlvr on 2/22/14 at 12:02 pm|
| Political Talk|| re: Make plans for higher grocery bills granted to you by DC - ynlvr on 2/21/14 at 7:19 pm|
It's arid land. Always has been (at least in the last 1000 years). Transients from the east and midwest just moved out west and started living like it's St. Louis. It's mostly fricking desert! 125 golf courses in Palm Springs and an annual rainfall of less than 4 inches. Duh.
And yes I know it's n...
| Political Talk|| re: Hospital have won nearly 70% of RACS Appeals - ynlvr on 2/21/14 at 9:46 am|
Thank you for your informed contribution. Laypersons have NO IDEA how hospital payments are processed. ...
| Political Talk|| re: A real tragedy....but - ynlvr on 2/20/14 at 7:50 pm|
So, you really think help would have come in on a white horse if she reported her fears and concerns in english? Cops don't have time for domestic violence threats anymore. Or, more importantly, their hands are tied. You would have seen same result unfortunately....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Best trees to plant in yard? - ynlvr on 2/20/14 at 2:24 pm|
Deciduous but nice fall color. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Hospital have won nearly 70% of RACS Appeals - ynlvr on 2/20/14 at 2:04 pm|
[quote]The audits are not helping patient care, or increasing provider accessibility in any way.[/quote]
Adding costs and a drain on human capital. Makes work for some. ...