| Political Talk|| re: How much will climate change have to cost before - Paluka on 7/29/14 at 11:55 pm|
| Political Talk|| re: North Carolina Republicans are allowing people to die to prove a point - Paluka on 7/29/14 at 8:12 pm|
From your article.
[quote]The law cuts subsidies to hospitals that treat the uninsured, under the assumption that the gap would be offset by increased Medicaid funding. But half the states rejected the federal Medicaid money. On top of that, small hospitals such as Belhaven’s shuttered facility,...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Happy Birthday Tommy Casanova! - Paluka on 7/29/14 at 2:21 pm|
One THE greatest!!! :geauxtigers: :bow:...
| Political Talk|| re: 4th Circuit Court of Appeals strikes down Virginia's Gay Marriage Ban - Paluka on 7/28/14 at 4:49 pm|
[quote]Wished I had my Maggie head with me so I could carry a protest sign saying BESTIALITY IS NEXT.[/quote]
| Political Talk|| re: Republicans’ Senate Chances Rise Slightly to 60% - Paluka on 7/28/14 at 9:34 am|
[quote]You guys do realize that the nuclear option means exactly diddly squat unless the President and Senate are of the same party.[/quote]
Watch him walk it back when item after item is sent to the President only for the President to veto said item. This will change some things. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Stop Calling Obama a Liberal - Paluka on 7/28/14 at 9:32 am|
[quote]Democrats are not liberals.
Republicans are not conservatives. [/quote]
| Political Talk|| re: Republicans’ Senate Chances Rise Slightly to 60% - Paluka on 7/28/14 at 9:23 am|
[quote]It's going to be a beautiful day in a America the day that child molester is dethroned from leader of the senate.[/quote]
I despise dirty Harry more than any other politician. I wish he would be voted out of office. However, if the republicans control the majority in the senate it will be ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: So apparently someone caught the fricking Locke Ness Monster at the Tarpon Rodeo - Paluka on 7/28/14 at 9:14 am|
| Political Talk|| re: You can now pay someone's delinquent Detroit water bill online - Paluka on 7/27/14 at 3:55 pm|
There is a difference between genuine hardship and hardship experienced due to one's own choices.
However, if people want to help bail them out I'm ok with it. I donate my time and money elsewhere. ...
| Political Talk|| re: HRC: "I know how it feels to be the leader of a small country under attack" - Paluka on 7/27/14 at 12:43 pm|
[quote]The purpose of this whole interview was to establish her credentials as a [b]layer[/b] in the world.[/quote]
| Political Talk|| re: How the Radicals Took Over the Democrat Party - Paluka on 7/27/14 at 10:20 am|
[quote]There is, however, still much work to do. It's high time, for example, to kill off crusty, ugly dinosaurs like [b]Antonin Scalia who believe we're a better society as sheep corralled and controlled by a small group of rich patriarchs.[/b][/quote]
Our current government. ...
| Political Talk|| re: How the Radicals Took Over the Democrat Party - Paluka on 7/27/14 at 10:15 am|
[quote]Posted by Rex[/quote]
I agree with the age of information argument but for a different reason, Rex.
I believe that as a society we are more detached and generally experience less personal impact due to the internet. Access to more info is great and I don't care about gay marriage. Howe...
| O-T Lounge|| re: UFO over Baton Rouge July 22, 2014 - Paluka on 7/27/14 at 10:05 am|
[quote]Posted by wallowinit I would so love to see something like that. I've been trying to see ghosts or UFO's or ANYTHING remotely paranormal for all of my life and haven't seen one thing that could be classified as either. [/quote]
LSD will get you there. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Question for most married men regarding sex - Paluka on 7/27/14 at 10:03 am|
[quote]Have you ever had bad sex?[/quote]
Even bad sex is good...just like pizza. ...
| Political Talk|| re: How the Radicals Took Over the Democrat Party - Paluka on 7/27/14 at 9:53 am|
[quote]Leftists don't control the democratic party. The democratic party is controlled by the Center Right.[/quote]
Um... No. Just stop. ...
| Political Talk|| re: The registration project---in Hammond today - Paluka on 7/26/14 at 7:15 pm|
[quote]Chihuahua in your arms? [/quote]
| Political Talk|| re: finally the federal government is interfering with my daily life - Paluka on 7/26/14 at 1:49 pm|
[quote]They would never select me. I have a PhD and detect malingerers as part of my work. [/quote]
| Political Talk|| re: Illegal with Drug Resistant TB on the run in California - Paluka on 7/24/14 at 11:24 pm|
[quote]Posted by Revelator These kinds of incidents will only increase as the wave of illegals are allowed to swarm the borders. [/quote]
Unfortunately, you are correct. This could spin out of control and get very ugly very fast. ...
| Political Talk|| re: WH considering refugee status for Hondurans - Paluka on 7/24/14 at 11:13 pm|
Why do the Honduran people deserve special consideration? Seriously, I know it's very corrupt and violent but there are many countries whose people suffer much more. ...
| Political Talk|| re: "we are coming for you Obama!" ISIL makes pledge - Paluka on 7/24/14 at 7:51 pm|
Well what? Be specific....
| Political Talk|| re: "we are coming for you Obama!" ISIL makes pledge - Paluka on 7/24/14 at 7:44 pm|
[quote]it matters because some on here are so over the moon angry and delusional that they would be okay with terrorists killing our president.[/quote]
Delusional? No. Opinions are not delusions. A delusion is a false, fixed belief. For example, I have a patient who killed his mom...
| Political Talk|| re: Legit? World Net Daily: Hamas Blames God for Failed Rocket Attacks... - Paluka on 7/24/14 at 9:06 am|
[quote]they show a picture of a newspaper in the article.[/quote]
| Political Talk|| re: This is why I'm against Common Core. - Paluka on 7/24/14 at 9:03 am|
[quote]A math curriculum, called Everyday Math (which may be the worst curriculum ever written) has been sold to schools as meeting Common Core objectives. This math curriculum makes up almost all (if not all) of the examples of ridiculous math problems you may or may not have seen floating on the i...
| Political Talk|| re: This is why I'm against Common Core. - Paluka on 7/24/14 at 8:56 am|
[quote]However, despite either of these, at least 90 percent of the success/failure rate of students will be directly tied to the home environment. [/quote]
I agree with this. I was not considering this because of the discussion of common core standards. I think it is a part of the point I made a...
| Political Talk|| re: This is why I'm against Common Core. - Paluka on 7/24/14 at 8:41 am|
We've discussed CC many times here. In spite of some of the crazies that think it's the solution to everything or the one's that think it's total indoctrination it's really about the local school district.
Look at any set of comprehensive standards that have been introduced in the past. Generally...
| Political Talk|| re: If Hamas downed a US flight over Tel Aviv - Paluka on 7/23/14 at 12:47 pm|
Still not factual response and you call me a dimwit frothing at the mouth. :spank: :lol:...
| Political Talk|| re: If Hamas downed a US flight over Tel Aviv - Paluka on 7/23/14 at 10:17 am|
[quote]I got it, you have to go through this tortured angry logic to now pin everything on Hamas. But that's fine. I think they're bad guys...as are the Israelis. My side in this is the US side which would best be served by not taking sides in the conflict and stop funding it. [/quote]
Nope. You ...
| Political Talk|| re: If Hamas downed a US flight over Tel Aviv - Paluka on 7/23/14 at 8:52 am|
[quote]Such bull shite...you're the disingenuous one and the one playing semantics.[/quote]
You are an arrogant little prick. You have no idea what you are talking about. Hamas is made up of several factions within and outside of Palestine. They have various "security" force wings that are not oper...
| Political Talk|| re: If Hamas downed a US flight over Tel Aviv - Paluka on 7/23/14 at 6:30 am|
[quote]Posted by Geauxrilla Ballz Wasn't the question about if Hamas ever attacked America or Americans? [/quote]
Since Hamas is one of many related factions it is a disingenuous question....
| Political Talk|| re: WH "We will continue regardless the court ruling.." - Paluka on 7/22/14 at 11:33 pm|
[quote] Message Posted by EthanL Good for them! [/quote]
While it is legal for the Feds to do so at present you really don't care care as long as your side wins?...