| O-T Lounge|| re: Are you doing the right thing? - Bluefin on 3/5/15 at 10:06 pm|
[quote]Should have asked her to join the mile high club. [/quote]
Since he's in Denver, wouldn't banging her in the airport bathroom accomplish that?...
| Movie/TV Board|| Just got out of a screening of Chappie - Bluefin on 3/4/15 at 9:32 pm|
Managed to get a pass to an early screening of Chappie tonight. I've been anticipating this film as I'm a big fan of District 9, so I jumped on the opportunity.
The visuals and soundtrack to this film are great. Hans Zimmer nailed it yet again, and the robot animations were strikingly similar t...
| O-T Lounge|| re: The biggest problem in schools that no one is talking about - Bluefin on 3/4/15 at 3:46 pm|
[quote]to compare a method of transcription that was utilized for speed and aesthetic "beauty" to a fundamental mathematical theorem is fricking absurd. [/quote]
The ability to read various forms of the English language is fundamental to an education....
| O-T Lounge|| re: The biggest problem in schools that no one is talking about - Bluefin on 3/4/15 at 3:34 pm|
[quote]What is the purpose of learning cursive?[/quote]
You answered your own question with this:
[quote]I've only used cursive once since elementary school. That was to write this paragraph before I could take the GRE. [/quote]
Would you have liked to forfeit the GRE, simply because you couldn...
| O-T Lounge|| re: The biggest problem in schools that no one is talking about - Bluefin on 3/4/15 at 3:20 pm|
[quote]Cursive is dead.[/quote]
Good. Let's make more Jeantels....
| O-T Lounge|| re: The biggest problem in schools that no one is talking about - Bluefin on 3/4/15 at 3:01 pm|
[quote]Yes, who fricking cares about cursive?[/quote]
People who care about education, apparently.
Intentionally surrendering a skill such as reading/writing cursive is not only diminishing the value of traditional education in favor of the "Twitter-sphere" takeover of our younger generations, bu...
| O-T Lounge|| re: The biggest problem in schools that no one is talking about - Bluefin on 3/4/15 at 12:47 pm|
[quote]who gives a frick about cursive? [/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| re: The biggest problem in schools that no one is talking about - Bluefin on 3/4/15 at 12:45 pm|
When I was a sophomore in high school, one of our teachers required all of our work for her class to be written in cursive.
After the third day in her class, she was told by the administration that the cursive requirement was no longer allowed because almost half of her kids didn't know how to w...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Kruger Industrial Smoothing is saddened to bring you this news - Bluefin on 3/4/15 at 10:17 am|
| O-T Lounge|| re: Interesting topic for OT parents... Sleepovers - Bluefin on 3/4/15 at 10:11 am|
The children of overly protective parents are almost always socially inept and often face a major shock when they enter college and other stages of life.
While it is certainly understandable to want to protect your children at all costs, denying them the ability to socialize with their friends in...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: eating pizza with a fork and knife - Bluefin on 3/3/15 at 4:01 pm|
I do it so that I don't scorch and melt the roof of my mouth.
I'd rather be judged for it than have a peeling mouth....
| Soccer Board|| re: UPDATE: *A DEAL IS DONE, NO STRIKE* - Bluefin on 3/3/15 at 2:47 pm|
[quote]That said, when NBA went on strike and some players played abroad they pretty much all came back after the work stoppage ended.[/quote]
ALTIDORE TO CHELSEA...
| O-T Lounge|| re: World's Top Billionaires - Louisiana's Only One, Tom Benson, is #1006 - Bluefin on 3/3/15 at 12:15 pm|
I met Elizabeth Holmes (#360) at a health conference last year and I did everything I could to get her to like me.
I guess she could smell the peasant on me and it was a miserable failure....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Favorite Entourage Scenes - Bluefin on 3/3/15 at 10:01 am|
Drama fricking the furry in the bunny costume....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Any auctioneers on the OT? - Bluefin on 3/2/15 at 5:12 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| re: Help me win a safety slogan contest - Bluefin on 3/2/15 at 1:47 pm|
My suggestions were already used.
| SEC Rant|| re: The HBC is now on Twitter - Bluefin on 3/2/15 at 1:44 pm|
[quote]Coach Steve Spurrier @SC_HBC · 29 minutes ago
Come out and support @GamecockBasebll today at 4 o'clock vs the team from the upstate. Ill be there[/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| re: Why do bad things happen to good people? - Bluefin on 3/2/15 at 10:48 am|
[quote]it's just life. [/quote]
Love every moment you can....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Russian politician, and critic of Putin, found slain - Bluefin on 2/27/15 at 4:33 pm|
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Leonard Nimoy, Spock of ‘Star Trek,’ Dies at 83 - Bluefin on 2/27/15 at 1:31 pm|