| Political Talk|| re: McConnell: We're Going to 'Crush' Tea Party Candidates - MFn GIMP on 3/10/14 at 6:26 pm|
[quote]Really wish Matt Bevin would take him out[/quote]
In my area, Northwest Kentucky, I have seen tons of Bevin signs and bumper stickers. Not a single McConnell one.
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Sanderson's Words of Radiance (Stormlight Archive Book 2) - MFn GIMP on 3/10/14 at 2:23 pm|
Just bought the Way of Kings a couple of nights ago. I'm still getting through the character introductions but am loving it so far....
| Political Talk|| re: Article Claims Rick Perry Is Wrong About California And New York - MFn GIMP on 3/9/14 at 9:57 am|
[quote]For example, according to Census Bureau data, 441,682 native-born Americans moved to Texas from other states between 2010 and 2011. Sounds like a lot. But moving (fleeing?) in the opposite direction were 358,048 other native-born Americans leaving Texas behind. That means that the net domesti...
| Political Talk|| re: Article Claims Rick Perry Is Wrong About California And New York - MFn GIMP on 3/9/14 at 9:37 am|
[quote]Middle- and lower-income Texans in effect make up for the taxes the rich don’t pay in Texas by making do with fewer government services, such as by accepting a K-12 public school system that ranks behind forty-one other states, including Alabama, in spending per student.[/quote]
| Political Talk|| re: Obamacare Signup Numbers... Predictable - MFn GIMP on 3/6/14 at 4:50 pm|
[quote]Ok, then how wouldn't someone qualify for a plan through the healthcare exchange??? [/quote]
The only other thing I can think the article means is that 1/10 of those who qualify for the Advanced Premium Tax Credit, have actually signed up....
| Political Talk|| re: Obamacare Signup Numbers... Predictable - MFn GIMP on 3/6/14 at 4:30 pm|
[quote]None according to the article... The 1/10 were people who "Qualified for Private Healthcare Plans"[/quote]
To be fair, everyone who applies for Medicaid is also approved for a Qualified Health Plan. All that means is that it is s private insurance plan that meets minimum coverage standards...
| Political Talk|| re: Fox News' lies and distortions about food stamps - MFn GIMP on 3/6/14 at 9:07 am|
Hey DR do you know how easy it is to defraud the SNAP program?
Let's say that you don't work but are living with your girlfriend who earns $40k a year. As a household of 2 you wouldn't be eligible for benefits because the HH makes too much money. However, all you have to do is say that you purcha...
| Political Talk|| re: Fox News' lies and distortions about food stamps - MFn GIMP on 3/5/14 at 8:29 pm|
[quote]Stewart noted that the rules of the program shouldn't be difficult to remember: "Food stamps are used for food."[/quote]
Except for the myriad of people who sell their EBT cards so that they can buy cigarettes, alcohol, and other prohibited items....
| Political Talk|| re: Disney to pull Boy Scouts funding by 2015 over policy banning gay leaders - MFn GIMP on 3/4/14 at 2:53 pm|
This is the way it should be done. ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Hugo's Game of Thrones List of Book Reading Bastards Check in Thread - MFn GIMP on 3/3/14 at 2:12 pm|
I want to be on the list...
| Gaming Board|| re: **Official DARK SOULS II - In Game Thread (Gamer-Tags included in OP) - MFn GIMP on 3/3/14 at 2:03 pm|
[quote]The Belfry Gargoyles got me more than anything, when the second one came out I wanted to cry.[/quote]
Yes, but I loved the Gargoyle Tail Axe....
| Political Talk|| re: Reid says the US needs to hold off and wait - MFn GIMP on 3/3/14 at 1:53 pm|
[quote]Europeans should be leading the response. why should it be americas responsibility to police the world? [/quote]
America only economic sanctions has nothing to do with policing the world....
| Political Talk|| re: Vlad did not attack because of perceived weakness by Obama - MFn GIMP on 3/3/14 at 1:38 pm|
Did Putin order an attack on S. Ossetia because of perceived weakness by Bush?...
| More Sports Board|| re: God speaks to draft prospect, tells him not to participate in the combine - MFn GIMP on 2/24/14 at 6:59 am|
[quote]This guy may or may not be mentally ill like Underwood, but when a guy is making choices that don't seem rational and claiming to be receiving directives from entities that can't be heard or seen, you do have to wonder what's going on. [/quote]
You do realize that when people say "God told m...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Hoops- LSU 76 @ 77 #18 Kentucky Final OT - MFn GIMP on 2/22/14 at 5:26 pm|
But guys he only took 2 steps and then the shot... I'm glad these announcers know how to count...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Hoops- LSU 76 @ 77 #18 Kentucky Final OT - MFn GIMP on 2/22/14 at 4:19 pm|
Bad foul on UK. Looked like all ball to me. I'll take it though...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Hoops- LSU 76 @ 77 #18 Kentucky Final OT - MFn GIMP on 2/22/14 at 3:58 pm|
With the way that first half went I am thrilled lsu is only down 3...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Hoops- LSU 76 @ 77 #18 Kentucky Final OT - MFn GIMP on 2/22/14 at 3:57 pm|
| Tiger Rant|| re: Hoops- LSU 76 @ 77 #18 Kentucky Final OT - MFn GIMP on 2/22/14 at 3:50 pm|
Good, no flagrant. ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Hoops- LSU 76 @ 77 #18 Kentucky Final OT - MFn GIMP on 2/22/14 at 3:46 pm|
[quote]How is that not a foul[/quote]
By being kentucky ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Hoops- LSU 76 @ 77 #18 Kentucky Final OT - MFn GIMP on 2/22/14 at 3:44 pm|
What the hell? A foul on lsu? ...
| Political Talk|| re: NAACP Invites Rand Paul To Speak - MFn GIMP on 2/21/14 at 8:41 pm|
[quote]Waste of time.
Still gonna vote D. [/quote]
You can't reach those who disagree witn you without talking to those who disagree with you. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Rand Paul Wants Ted Nugent to Apologize for ‘Offensive’ Attack on Obama - MFn GIMP on 2/21/14 at 8:40 pm|
[quote]Very little of the criticism of Obama is racially charged. It's just that people can say that because Obama is....wait for it....black.
Have race card. Play race card. [/quote]
Calling a black man a subhuman mongrel is absolutely racial and despicable. There are a lot of criticisms you c...
| Political Talk|| re: NAACP Invites Rand Paul To Speak - MFn GIMP on 2/21/14 at 8:30 pm|
Stand with Rand! ...
| Political Talk|| re: The Walgreens Lunch Counter all over again .... - MFn GIMP on 2/21/14 at 8:20 pm|
[quote]when your in-group is the one with all the power this is a conveniently easy position to hold[/quote]
You know what group has a lot of power. Handicapped people. We freaking run this country. Also the Americans with disabilities act, as it pertains to private businesses, is an abomination. ...
| Political Talk|| re: The Walgreens Lunch Counter all over again .... - MFn GIMP on 2/21/14 at 8:14 pm|
[quote]Just an example of social pressures from one group not being enough to get a business to change their policies. [/quote]
Policies like serving, employing, and providing scholarships to homosexual? ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Did the big 12 not having a conference game affect LSU in 2011? - MFn GIMP on 2/21/14 at 6:28 pm|
2011? Something happened that year? ...
| Political Talk|| re: So republicans want to model the US economy off of Russia's? - MFn GIMP on 2/20/14 at 5:22 pm|
[quote]unless he says something ridiculous, and then he's just a comedian [/quote]
Clown nose on.... Clown nose off.
Stewart is one of my least favorite commentators and I automatically hate anyone who holds him up as some paragon of common sense and wisdom. ...
| Olympics Board|| re: What is the deal with LOLO? - MFn GIMP on 2/20/14 at 5:02 pm|
[quote]And why does Lolo get all sorts of heat? Lauryn Williams is essentially the same thing -- track star turned bobsled athlete. [/quote]
| Political Talk|| re: Catholic School Sued for Anti-Gay Discrimination - MFn GIMP on 2/17/14 at 1:24 pm|
[quote]They just have to apply EEOC rules, like every other employer[/quote]
When did sexual orientation become a protected class? ...