| Political Talk|| re: Sony Squandered a Great Opportunity - Bestbank Tiger on 12/19/14 at 6:24 am|
They could fill the place with black people as a defense.
The white bad guy wouldnt be able to pick him out. [/quote]
Good point--they all look alike :lol:
ETA: I'm going to Hell for that joke :lol:...
| Music Board|| re: Your thoughts on people who only know the hits of bands they claim to love - Bestbank Tiger on 12/18/14 at 8:47 pm|
Dire Straits is a really cool dude. He made some awesome songs in the 1980s....
| Political Talk|| re: Rand Paul backs Obama on Cuba - Bestbank Tiger on 12/18/14 at 8:42 pm|
I think lifting the embargo was always going to happen but I just think it is the wrong time and the main reason it is getting done now is politics. Obama and the democrats are pushing hard for latino voters and to paint the republicans into a corner. Plus the whole legacy bit that every pr...
| Political Talk|| re: Liberals are morons - Bestbank Tiger on 12/18/14 at 8:04 pm|
Keitel, Jodl, Krebs, Burgdorf...
| O-T Lounge|| re: EU: Being Fat Is A Disability - Bestbank Tiger on 12/18/14 at 6:40 am|
[quote]Everybody in the OT has a BMI under 10...can't run sub 4.5 40's being fat[/quote]
BMI is probably higher than that due to all our muscle weight....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Getting Fired for Facebook Posts - Bestbank Tiger on 12/18/14 at 6:35 am|
[quote]I'll then find something else to fire them for.
Play stupid games, get fired.[/quote]
That's how it SHOULD be.
But they'll say the real reason was that they made the Facebook posts or because they were black/white/male/over 40/gay/wouldn't bang their supervisor....
| Political Talk|| re: Hey Michelle, I've been asked to do the same thing. Many times - Bestbank Tiger on 12/18/14 at 6:32 am|
[quote]This has probably already been mentioned in this thread but they found a tape of on David Letterman a few years back talking about this same incident at Target except that this time she talks about it like it's totally innocent situation and how the lady who asked for help was SHORT and could...
| O-T Lounge|| re: EU: Being Fat Is A Disability - Bestbank Tiger on 12/18/14 at 6:28 am|
Lose weight if you don't like it....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Getting Fired for Facebook Posts - Bestbank Tiger on 12/17/14 at 9:00 pm|
[quote]My employer regularly sends emails saying that if you are going to have our place of employment listed on our facebook page (or other social media sites) then we can be fired for things that we post on them.
I have no problem with that.[/quote]
I agree. Unfortunately the NLRB disagrees....
| Political Talk|| re: Cuba embargo to be lifted - Bestbank Tiger on 12/17/14 at 8:26 pm|
If Cuba gives us nothing for these concessions, Congress is not obligated to lift the embargo.
The Cuban President himself today admitted that Obama's actions did not and cannot end the embargo. [/quote]
Congress should demand that we get something in return and block this action unti...
| Political Talk|| re: Pulling "The Interview" isnt about pussification of America, its about lawyers - Bestbank Tiger on 12/17/14 at 8:20 pm|
I wonder if Trey Parker and Matt Stone will be allowed to make any more "Team America" movies....
| Political Talk|| re: Cuba embargo to be lifted - Bestbank Tiger on 12/17/14 at 8:19 pm|
The US got absolutely nothing out of this.[/quote]
That's my one problem with this. If we'd gotten something--anything--in return, I'd be all for it....
| Political Talk|| re: Cuba embargo to be lifted - Bestbank Tiger on 12/17/14 at 7:44 pm|
[quote]As far as greatest people of the 20th century, Deng Xiaoping is in my opinion in the Top 5, and most certainly in the Top 10. I'd put a few scientists above him, but he's my most respected politician of that century. He ended mass death for 1.4 billion people and really left China a better pl...
| Political Talk|| re: Cuba embargo to be lifted - Bestbank Tiger on 12/17/14 at 6:37 pm|
[quote]We're gonna Walmart[/quote]
Only the Politburo members can afford Starbucks coffee....
| More Sports Board|| re: Raptors Guard Lou Williams is Living the Dream. His Girl Gotta Girlfriend - Bestbank Tiger on 12/16/14 at 8:37 pm|
[quote]I wouldn't want the hassle of dating one black woman, much less two.[/quote]
I've done it. Dated one, not two. (Girlfriends are like quarterbacks--if you have two, you don't have any)....
| More Sports Board|| re: Raptors Guard Lou Williams is Living the Dream. His Girl Gotta Girlfriend - Bestbank Tiger on 12/16/14 at 8:36 pm|
| Political Talk|| re: I told you all nothing would change after GOP won senate in midterms - Bestbank Tiger on 12/16/14 at 8:07 pm|
[quote]If you actually think McConnell or Boehner will take a stand you are an idiot.[/quote]
Everyone knows Yertle and Boehnhead are about as useful as teats on a bull.
We just hope they can limit some of the damage from Ogump/Pelousy/Dirty Harry. Even if it's purely out of spite....
| More Sports Board|| re: Big XII expanding? - Bestbank Tiger on 12/16/14 at 7:39 pm|
[quote]UH just built a new stadium[/quote]
So did Tulane.
[quote]geographically it makes sense[/quote]
Tulane makes more geographic sense. Expands the footprint and gives them a presence in the best recruiting ground in the country. Tulane also brings its AAU membership to the table. Tulane...
| O-T Lounge|| re: 19 year old girl burned alive in Mississippi Saturday night- horrific (updated) - Bestbank Tiger on 12/15/14 at 7:14 pm|
[quote]It is very strange to me that people in such a small town can keep secrets like this if it's a local. [/quote]
After what happened to Jessica Chambers, I can definitely understand someone being reluctant to talk....
| Political Talk|| re: Trying to Sign Up on the Healthcare Marketplace....... - Bestbank Tiger on 12/15/14 at 6:21 pm|
[quote]Call the provider you want to buy from directly.
They can quote you marketplace prices.
Easy workaround. [/quote]
Great. So why did we spend millions on the website?...