| O-T Lounge|| re: Wife had a miscarriage..This sucks - mikelowery1911 on 1/28/15 at 9:50 pm|
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Most underrated Wire character... - mikelowery1911 on 1/18/15 at 9:31 pm|
[quote]Posted by THRILLHO Stringer is one of the most popular/liked characters, brah. [/quote]
Not on this board. ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Most underrated Wire character... - mikelowery1911 on 1/18/15 at 6:51 pm|
Stringer Bell. He made mistakes in the end but he saved the Barksdale organization and tried to minimize the violence and organize the rival gangs with the coop...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Most reprehensible character in The Wire - mikelowery1911 on 1/6/15 at 5:25 pm|
Marlo and Cheese ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Any Veep fans on here? - mikelowery1911 on 1/5/15 at 9:42 pm|
Love that show. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: RIP Stuart Scott - mikelowery1911 on 1/4/15 at 10:31 am|
| Tiger Rant|| re: The first thing this staff needs to do... - mikelowery1911 on 1/1/15 at 9:14 pm|
[quote]Every lsu fan needs to watch every minute of every bama game. That way when miles underachieves it'll make them angry and demand change. [/quote]
| Tiger Rant|| re: Which program will be in better shape in 3 years? - mikelowery1911 on 1/1/15 at 11:08 am|
| O-T Lounge|| re: anyone else abstaining from alcohol NYE? - mikelowery1911 on 12/31/14 at 12:53 pm|
Me. I want to start the new year off hangover free and in the gym early tomorrow morning. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: For anyone with parents/grandparents alive during segregation - mikelowery1911 on 12/31/14 at 12:18 am|
Yep. My family moved futher into the mountains and left after WW2...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Starting "The Wire" season 1 - mikelowery1911 on 12/30/14 at 1:56 pm|
" I'm not no suit wearing businessman like you... I guess I'm just a gangsta I suppose... and I want my corners "- Avon Barksdale ...
| Political Talk|| re: What's going on with Zachary and the school funds? - mikelowery1911 on 12/30/14 at 11:41 am|
[quote]Posted by LSUSUPERSTAR How can the tax rate be so high yet they are still having money troubles? I currently live in a small ISD in DFW with 1 HS, 1 MS and 2 ES. We pay ~$5800 in property tax, 8% sales tax (with no tax on most groceries), and no state income tax. When we moved from LA, we...
| O-T Lounge|| re: For anyone with parents/grandparents alive during segregation - mikelowery1911 on 12/30/14 at 11:26 am|
[quote]I've lived all but 4 years right here in Ascension parish. 2 years was in the Army. The first 2 years was in southwest La. If you google redbone and southwest La. you will find out what I actually am.[/quote]
Ahhh. I thought you might have been from Appalachia with that name. My family comes...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Men Ain't Boys -- Powerful new DVD coming out on black men & fatherhood - mikelowery1911 on 12/30/14 at 11:20 am|
I don't think one group has a monopoly on welfare abuse. I see a lot of it where I work and there are not alot of black people in my area. ...
| Political Talk|| re: What's going on with Zachary and the school funds? - mikelowery1911 on 12/30/14 at 11:13 am|
[quote]Are they having problems with their school budgets? Since we have moved to Texas, I like have the smaller ISD model. It seems more efficient and most property taxes go to the ISD. I know that not everything is roses here, but cost of living and school system(s) seem better overall. [/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| re: Men Ain't Boys -- Powerful new DVD coming out on black men & fatherhood - mikelowery1911 on 12/30/14 at 9:31 am|
[quote]Great links! Your first link had nothing to do with race, your second specifically said whites have higher IQ than blacks and your third once again had nothing to do with race. [/quote]
Here are a few peer reviewed, published studies that tie what you would call IQ and...
| Political Talk|| re: The plan to save the USA - mikelowery1911 on 12/29/14 at 11:12 pm|
[quote]2) Eliminate federal income taxes (including constitutional repeal) and replace with 20% federal sales tax.
I would rather flatten the income tax and eliminate all deductions. Plus everyone under 65 would have to pay income taxes. 5%, 10% and 20% tax brackets
7) 10 per...
| Political Talk|| re: Top 10 Reasons to Abolish the Corporate Income Tax--WSJ - mikelowery1911 on 12/29/14 at 10:41 pm|
[quote]Seventh, much of the $2 trillion of foreign earnings, now kept abroad to avoid being taxed when repatriated, would flow into this country. That would greatly increase the country’s liquid capital. That, in turn, would cause interest rates to decline and investment in plant and equipment and n...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Starting "The Wire" season 1 - mikelowery1911 on 12/29/14 at 10:29 pm|
[quote]I wasn't a fan of the school stuff in S4 and the fake angle (you know what) and newspaper business in S5.
I loved the school angle because I work in education and it was so authentic. Most public school teachers, even those who work in affluent districts, can feel t...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Starting "The Wire" season 1 - mikelowery1911 on 12/29/14 at 10:09 pm|
[quote]Instead of ranking the seasons, I'll just give them a grade:
4...A+ (and 5 bonus points)
I will follow your lead and rank the seasons