| Political Talk|| re: Homeland security is now performing unnanounced lockdowns on schools - UGATiger26 on 3/14/14 at 3:38 pm|
[quote]The federal/state “security team” later reported their satisfaction with GRHS Principal Dirk Phillips for activating the school’s lockdown procedure when ordered to do so by DHS officials and police.[/quote]
| Political Talk|| re: Feminist Professor attacks 16 year old pro-lifer (VIDEO NOW ADDED) - UGATiger26 on 3/14/14 at 12:29 pm|
[quote]I am somewhat sympathetic to the pornography expert after having seen this video. The pro-lifers clearly targeted, harassed, and provoked this hyphenated-American by impeding her progress and following her way, way outside the free speech zone. The pro-lifers were understandably pissed that a...
| Political Talk|| re: Poli Board Book Club for March 2014 - UGATiger26 on 3/14/14 at 11:49 am|
Just finished [i]Vision of the Anointed[/i] by Sowell and then my wife surprised me with [i]The Great Degeneration[/i] by Niall Ferguson which actually complemented each other very well. Now reading [i]American Creation[/i] by Ellis. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Writing a Cover Letter for a job application - UGATiger26 on 3/13/14 at 4:48 pm|
[quote]so who know if the letter you spent all the time on will be read.[/quote]
If you are applying to similar jobs in the same industry, you should be able to craft a "master" cover letter and then just tweak it according to the company and job title you are applying for....
| Political Talk|| re: Feminist Professor attacks 16 year old pro-lifer (VIDEO NOW ADDED) - UGATiger26 on 3/12/14 at 1:54 pm|
[quote]quote:Internet fail... Anybody see it somewhere? quote: The yet-to-be-released video is now in the custody of Santa Barbara law enforcement officials,[/quote]
| Political Talk|| re: Feminist Professor attacks 16 year old pro-lifer (VIDEO NOW ADDED) - UGATiger26 on 3/12/14 at 1:44 pm|
[quote]The police did not seem overly concerned about the incident until they saw the [b]video[/b] and realized how violent the professor had been[/quote]
Anybody see it somewhere?...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Athlon Top SEC QB's in BCS Era...(roflmao) - UGATiger26 on 3/11/14 at 3:10 pm|
I honestly don't understand how McCarron can be ranked so high. Yes, he won some nattys, but there are QB's below him on that list that would blow him out of the water if compared head-to-head. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: How easy was it for you making friends in college? - UGATiger26 on 3/10/14 at 11:46 am|
Worried about making friends at a big state school like LSU? Seriously, tell him not to worry about it. I can guarantee him that whatever his interests/hobbies, there is a group or organization he can join. I'm sure LSU's student affairs department has some sort of student organization fair at the b...
| O-T Lounge|| re: How to respond to Insufficient Debt Validation? - UGATiger26 on 3/10/14 at 11:36 am|
[quote]What should my next move be? [/quote]
Step 1: Look at the amount that you owe for ticket.
Step 2: Figure out how much your time is worth to you in monetary terms (per hour is most helpful).
Step 3: Estimate how much time you've spent and will spend by corresponding with debt colle...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Pope Francis Lets Slip the F-word During Vatican Address - UGATiger26 on 3/4/14 at 4:12 am|
How do they even differentiate the two?
Can someone enlighten me with some phonetics?...
| Political Talk|| Daughter's Facebook Post costs Dad $80,000 settlement - UGATiger26 on 3/3/14 at 10:46 am|
This story sums up the discretionary ability of the millennial generation quite well...
the post: "Mama and Papa Snay won the case against Gulliver. Gulliver is now officially paying for my vacation to Europe this summer. SUCK IT."
| Political Talk|| re: Ga 21st state to vote for and pass the application for a convention of states - UGATiger26 on 3/1/14 at 7:07 am|
[quote]How many changes will the asshats assembled make into the Bill of Rights? It is that one reason that I fear from a convention is the men and women gathered for it, they can do a lot of damage to the Constitution as it is known now.[/quote]
I've thought about this too but I'm not particular...
| Political Talk|| re: Russia is invading Ukraine. - UGATiger26 on 3/1/14 at 6:49 am|
They're not invading.
They're just arriving uncontested....
| Political Talk|| re: "Uncontested Arrival" - UGATiger26 on 2/28/14 at 6:45 pm|
You've got to be kidding me....
| Political Talk|| re: Cracked Article on Political Headlines... - UGATiger26 on 2/28/14 at 2:40 pm|
#2 is hilarious because it's so true.
| Political Talk|| re: Another Kennedy Acquitted of a crime they committed - UGATiger26 on 2/28/14 at 2:15 pm|
[quote]New DUI defense, "I thought I was drinking diet Barq root beer and was as shocked as anyone to discover, after toxicology reports came back, that I was actually consuming Grey Goose vodka." [/quote]
Oohhhhh good one. I'll have to file that one away.
| Political Talk|| re: It's his policies, not the color of his skin. Yeah right. The truth is revealed - UGATiger26 on 2/28/14 at 12:13 pm|
[quote]How is arguing against keeping black people from voting racist? How is admitting he is black racist?[/quote]
I'm about 75% sure this is an attempt at a troll thread. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Crumbling of America - UGATiger26 on 2/27/14 at 4:34 pm|
[quote]...indeed, you will have to provide evidence that there was no budget at all.[/quote]
Dude you're being obtuse.
When people use the phrase "throw money at" something, it's not like they literally mean just blindly handing over more cash.
They're talking about the mindset that says "o...
| Political Talk|| re: "Common Sense" Gun Control - UGATiger26 on 2/25/14 at 10:18 am|
[quote]He could throw the shell and hit someone on the head and knock him out.[/quote]
And depending on how hard it's thrown, it could leave a serious welt. ...
| Political Talk|| re: AZ Senate Passes 'Right to Discriminate' Bill - UGATiger26 on 2/20/14 at 8:21 pm|
Damn dude, you have an extremely pessimistic view of humanity.
We might as well detonate all of our nuclear weapons and just be done with Earth's era of human inhabitance. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Inhuman: Undercover in America's Late-Term Abortion Industry - UGATiger26 on 2/20/14 at 11:57 am|
[quote]That quote REALLY jumped out at me. The PP employees basically acknowledged that the baby will suffer if certain procedures are done. Sickening. Absolutely sickening.[/quote]
You know what the most f'ed up part to me is?
You can tell in the video that when they are admitting it, they...
| Political Talk|| re: So what do the resident legal eagles think -- No-refusal DUI checkpoints ..... - UGATiger26 on 2/20/14 at 8:29 am|
[quote]How long before we hear a story about a 100% sober individual that is forced to adhere to testing? If you think a cop will not abuse this scenario you're kidding yourself.[/quote]
I see this happening as well.
You're deluding yourself if you don't think that following situations will (...
| Political Talk|| re: Liberal at Harvard wants to end "academic freedom" - UGATiger26 on 2/20/14 at 8:17 am|
[quote]why should we put up with research that counters our goals simply in the name of “academic freedom”?[/quote]
This one sentence is just one big fail.
Who is "our?" What are those goals?
To answer the question of why "they" should put up with it. Maybe, because "they" should give the...
| Political Talk|| re: Liberal at Harvard wants to end "academic freedom" - UGATiger26 on 2/20/14 at 8:00 am|
[quote]How anyone can take these idiots seriously is beyond me [/quote]
After reading Sowell's [i]The Vision of the Anointed [/i], I understand individuals like this much better. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Catholic School Sued for Anti-Gay Discrimination - UGATiger26 on 2/19/14 at 8:46 pm|
[quote]At some point even the worst trolls successfully exact a toll. [/quote]
He gave himself away when he insinuated that the Catholic Church is "as always, in the news for something not so positive."
Truly a hack thing to say....
| Political Talk|| re: So what do the resident legal eagles think -- No-refusal DUI checkpoints ..... - UGATiger26 on 2/19/14 at 8:25 pm|
Philosophically, I agree with you, but what you are saying is ideal is an impossibility in our current society.
Only the staunchest of conservatives and libertarians would support completely doing away with DUI laws except in the instance of damage caused.
What I propose is a sort of compromis...
| Political Talk|| re: So what do the resident legal eagles think -- No-refusal DUI checkpoints ..... - UGATiger26 on 2/19/14 at 6:29 pm|
[quote]You seriously think that you should be forced to pull over, breathalyzed, and fined (if your below the arbitrary .08) despite causing no harm to anyone or anything?[/quote]
I think you misread what I wrote. ...
| Political Talk|| re: So what do the resident legal eagles think -- No-refusal DUI checkpoints ..... - UGATiger26 on 2/19/14 at 6:19 pm|
[quote]Exactly, however, also fine with punishing people for driving drunk but no damage (crossing the center line and can't drive straight, for example). Just the BAC by itself is a bull shite #.[/quote]
I've had the same belief for a long time now.
I think DUI laws need to be re-written.
| Political Talk|| re: So what do the resident legal eagles think -- No-refusal DUI checkpoints ..... - UGATiger26 on 2/19/14 at 5:57 pm|
My biggest beef with DUI checkpoints are that BAC limits are pretty much a useless arbitrary number and not a real indication of how intoxicated someone is.
You can ace a sobriety test, but if you blow .08 instead of .079, you're off to jail.
If someone made it to a DUI checkpoint, they obvi...
| Political Talk|| re: Catholic School Sued for Anti-Gay Discrimination - UGATiger26 on 2/18/14 at 8:07 am|
[quote]I'm no expert on cannon law but I'm not sure if they are excommunicated, but I know for sure that because they are living in a constant adulterous life style they should withhold themselves from communion[/quote]
You're correct. I was mistaken. ...