| Political Talk|| re: Calvin Coolidge made ~70% more executive orders - MFn GIMP on 7/31/14 at 7:58 am|
[quote]The GOP decided in 2008 that they would not work with Obama on anything[/quote]
"I won." - Barack Obama...
| Gaming Board|| re: Your favorite Game Theory? - MFn GIMP on 7/30/14 at 4:51 pm|
[quote]I'm preferential to Squall Is Dead[/quote]
I like this one too but FF8 is either my 2nd or 3rd favorite in the series, depending on the day....
| Gaming Board|| re: Your favorite Game Theory? - MFn GIMP on 7/30/14 at 10:07 am|
[quote]Seriously, they did so much research into this that it made way more sense than the actual games ending. [/quote]
I will go to my grave believing that indoctrination is the real ending to ME3....
| Gaming Board|| re: Your favorite Game Theory? - MFn GIMP on 7/30/14 at 7:23 am|
[link=(http://forum.bioware.com/topic/272351-was-the-ending-a-hallucination-indoctrination-theory/)]Indoctination Theory - Mass Effect[/link]...
| Political Talk|| re: North Carolina Republicans are allowing people to die to prove a point - MFn GIMP on 7/30/14 at 7:19 am|
Belhaven, NC has a population of ~1,700 people. Should every town in America, no matter how small, have a fully functioning hospital?...
| Political Talk|| re: Reps losing ground on take over of senate - MFn GIMP on 7/29/14 at 5:27 pm|
McConnell will not lose....
| Political Talk|| re: Former Ohio Gov. Strickland tried living on Min. Wage- here is his story - MFn GIMP on 7/28/14 at 5:01 pm|
[quote]Dude, I was at $980 for the month before I even started thinking about food. Your rent is $125 less than mine, but for fricks sake, you straight up can't live on $1000 a month. [/quote]
Bull shite. I spend less than $1000 a month on housing/utilities/gas/auto and health insurance/groceries. I...
| Political Talk|| re: Would you have supported a smaller healthcare reform act, specifically one that - MFn GIMP on 7/27/14 at 3:50 pm|
Sure, as long as their wasn't a cap on premium cost for a person with a pre-existing condition....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Crackpot ASOIAF Theories SPOILERS - MFn GIMP on 7/26/14 at 2:55 pm|
[quote]And he died before the last 3 books . One of my friends is reading WoT right now and she told me she actually prefers the ghost writer since Jordan's writing grew sloppy towards the end because of his illness.
Brandon Sanderson is a great writer. ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Why can't the whole crowd do student section chants? - MFn GIMP on 7/26/14 at 7:32 am|
[quote]Why doesn't the whole crowd do the second down "woo!" chant[/quote]
I hate the "woo" addition so much. It's worse than STTDB....
| Political Talk|| re: Freshman Rep. mistakes American officials for foreigners in hearing - MFn GIMP on 7/25/14 at 9:03 pm|
| Political Talk|| re: 4th Circuit COA and dissent in Halbig are hilariously wrong about "intent" - MFn GIMP on 7/25/14 at 4:47 pm|
[quote]Literalism is a lazy and intellectually weak argument for interpreting laws.[/quote]
You're right. Why should a law mean exactly what it says? ...
| Political Talk|| re: 4th Circuit COA and dissent in Halbig are hilariously wrong about "intent" - MFn GIMP on 7/25/14 at 12:40 pm|
Senator Baucus during a Senate hearing clearly states that tax subsidies are only available for state run exchanges.http://www.c-span.org/video/?c4504852/senate-hearing-tax-credits-available-state-exchanges...
| Political Talk|| re: Why do liberals hate Walmart? - MFn GIMP on 7/24/14 at 6:53 am|
[quote]I literally can't go into Wal Mart without getting into a bad mood.[/quote]
I only go to Wal-Mart around 6-7 am on Saturdays. Nothing but old white women who refuse to use self-checkout lanes. I get in and out....
| Political Talk|| re: Harry Reid's nuclear option to appoint Federal judges pays off. - MFn GIMP on 7/23/14 at 5:00 pm|
[quote]As MOST legal scholars and Federal justices agree, the intent of the law and other language within the law makes it clear that a Federal exchange can fully take the place of a state exchange when a state elects not to conduct one. [/quote]
Why didn't the bill cite the federal exchange when...
| Political Talk|| re: Harry Reid's nuclear option to appoint Federal judges pays off. - MFn GIMP on 7/23/14 at 11:52 am|
So are you saying that Obama appointed judges will rule based on partisanship and not the plain letter of the law?
ETA: Obamacare only mentioning that only state exchanges are eligible for subsidies is just a drafting error, right?...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Netflix binge recommendations - MFn GIMP on 7/22/14 at 6:15 pm|
An Idiot Abroad ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Roberto Orci Talks Power Rangers Reboot - MFn GIMP on 7/21/14 at 8:36 pm|
[quote][b]Green Ranger[/b] Tommy is the undisputed GOAT Power Ranger. [b]White Ranger Tommy is an abomination[/b][/quote]
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Does ANYONE like it when TV shows do musicals? - MFn GIMP on 7/18/14 at 7:57 am|
Buffy's "Once More with Feeling" is incredible....
| Political Talk|| re: I am stunned that 87% of Obamacare enrollees are getting subsidies - MFn GIMP on 7/17/14 at 7:31 pm|
[quote]Subsidies are available for people earning up to 400% of the poverty level.[/quote]
In Kentucky we don't count SSI or child support received as income. I'm not sure if it is the same in other states but if so then that 400% of the poverty level is actually even higher....
| O-T Lounge|| re: People who order drinks with no ice - MFn GIMP on 7/17/14 at 7:59 am|
[quote]If a soda or other kind of beverage usually served cold....probably trashy. [/quote]
It comes out of the fountain cold....
| Political Talk|| re: Was Mitt Romney right about Sesame Street? Gov't vs Reading Rainbow Kickstarter - MFn GIMP on 7/15/14 at 11:52 am|
I think the argument would be that Reading Rainbow only received so much on Kickstarter because of the nostalgia that current young adults have for the show. Without PBS funding the show originally it would not be in position to capitalize on that nostalgia today.
| O-T Lounge|| re: What is your favorite line from Shakespeare? - MFn GIMP on 7/15/14 at 11:45 am|
Edward de Vere truly was the greatest writer to ever live....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Ugh, Love Futurama... - MFn GIMP on 7/14/14 at 10:49 pm|
It's a testament to everyone involved with Futurama that a cartoon could have such poignant episodes. ...
| Political Talk|| re: What can be done to discourage high birth rates in lower income families? - MFn GIMP on 7/14/14 at 10:02 pm|
[quote]Don't tie the money received to the number of offspring[/quote]
| Political Talk|| re: Mother charged for granting eleven year old's request to stay in car - MFn GIMP on 7/14/14 at 9:59 pm|
[quote] I sat in the back and read a book with the doors locked. [/quote]
You locked the doors? I never knew scruffy was so soft. ...
| Gaming Board|| re: What wii games are "must play" - MFn GIMP on 7/12/14 at 4:26 pm|
[quote]Rune Factory. Completely underrated[/quote]
I agree. Rune Factory is a great series....
| Political Talk|| re: Do books just appear on their own on Costco shelves, or - MFn GIMP on 7/9/14 at 7:06 pm|
[quote]So this thread is essentially useless, meaningless, and a waste of everyone's time? [/quote]
I'm sure he is talking about Costco's decision to pull Dinesh D'Souza's book and then relented after people protested. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Lois Lerner Warned IRS Employees to “be cautious about what we say in emails” - MFn GIMP on 7/9/14 at 7:03 pm|
| Political Talk|| re: As it turns out, no, those four methods are not abortifacient - MFn GIMP on 7/8/14 at 7:25 am|
[quote]Leave it to THIS crooked Court, however, to give such bull shite legitimacy.[/quote]
Was the Supreme Court crooked when it ruled Obamacare is constitutional or is it only crooked when they don't rule how you want?...