| Political Talk|| re: So Paul Ryan Made Some Comments about "Inner City Culture" Today - olgoi khorkhoi on 3/13/14 at 8:49 am|
[quote]Does an alcoholic want to be sober? Dependency is addictive. Breaking the addiction requires opportunity.[/quote]
Opportunity is everywhere if you are black. More opportunity than America affords to most. Blacks don't have to score as well for college admission, promotions, etc. The...
| Political Talk|| re: Texas isn’t just leading the nation in job growth—it’s doing it more equitably, - olgoi khorkhoi on 3/8/14 at 12:06 pm|
[quote]Example #1- Bill Clinton balanced the budget[/quote]
Orly? His whole "contract with America", if I remember correctly......
| Political Talk|| re: Mike Rowe; telling all kids they need college is bad advice - olgoi khorkhoi on 3/8/14 at 11:19 am|
I don't know, it's hard to argue against a liberal arts degree. It pretty much universally pulls people out of poverty....
| Political Talk|| re: Hypothetical: Let's Assume the U.S. Economy Significantly Rebounds in 2014 - olgoi khorkhoi on 3/7/14 at 6:48 pm|
wow, you do not understand the economy at all...
| Political Talk|| re: The first American victim of the Ukraine/Russian conflict: - olgoi khorkhoi on 3/7/14 at 5:43 pm|
[quote]He is never 'off-duty' even during a vacation. [/quote]
He was burning the midnight oil while our Embassador and SEALs were under attack in Libya..
NEVER off duty....
| Political Talk|| re: raw milk might soon be legal in LA - olgoi khorkhoi on 3/7/14 at 8:26 am|
the major difference is that raw milk is beneficial to one's health, and super pasteurized milk is not....
| Political Talk|| re: 70% of Young Americans think we should be allowed to own Assualt Rifles - olgoi khorkhoi on 3/4/14 at 1:37 pm|
[quote]Blaming video games is a cop out. The statistics do not back up the claim.[/quote]
I don't think video games are to blame for murders, but let's not pretend that they have no affect on the human mind. Certain types of games, played for certain amounts of time, bring out sociopathic traits...
| Political Talk|| re: German homeschooling family's appeal rejected by the Supreme Court - olgoi khorkhoi on 3/4/14 at 1:04 pm|
They have been granted an indefinite deferral and can stay.
Wiggum, why should parents be forced to send their children to state schools? If they choose to educate their own children for whatever reason, isn't that their perogative?
Zereaux, why does it sound like they are "illegal"?...
| Political Talk|| re: New O-Care delay to help midterm Dems - olgoi khorkhoi on 3/4/14 at 7:54 am|
While the executive branch doesn't have constitutional authority to change laws, I am glad to see Obama acknowledging that Ted Cruz was right.
Now if we could just get him to go through congress. I am sending this [link=(http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=Otbml6WIQPo)]link[/link] to whitehouse.gov...
| Political Talk|| re: German homeschooling family's appeal rejected by the Supreme Court - olgoi khorkhoi on 3/3/14 at 3:14 pm|
and they made the mistake of following the law in coming here...
| Political Talk|| re: It's his policies, not the color of his skin. Yeah right. The truth is revealed - olgoi khorkhoi on 2/28/14 at 9:26 am|
Conversely, I feel bad for black people who have waited for a black president. When it finally happened, the black president turned out to be a closet white-progressive retard. Oh well, maybe 240 years from now there'll be another black president and he'll worry less with ideology and more with pr...
| Political Talk|| re: What are the prosects of the Senate going GOP? - olgoi khorkhoi on 2/28/14 at 9:13 am|
[quote]I hope it happens. We need to stop the madness.[/quote]
electing republicans means nothing if they aren't constitutional conservatives. electing progressive republicans only primes the pump for the country to swing left....
| Political Talk|| re: AZ Senate Passes 'Right to Discriminate' Bill - olgoi khorkhoi on 2/26/14 at 12:28 am|
[quote]I am in favor of the federal government in forcing[/quote]
sounds about right. Now go polish your Ronald Reagan lunchbox and change your Barry Goldwater underoos....
| Political Talk|| re: Gun Right Activists: HBO's Real Sports "Guns and Kids" - olgoi khorkhoi on 2/26/14 at 12:11 am|
in a relates story, my 10 year old daughter hit her first clay pigeon today...
| Political Talk|| re: Reagan and debt - olgoi khorkhoi on 2/24/14 at 1:49 pm|
[quote]Curiously I don't see the Democrats playing that game nearly as much.[/quote]
because Democrats are happy with what's going on....
| Political Talk|| re: AG Holder wants felons to vote primarily because of race - olgoi khorkhoi on 2/12/14 at 3:30 pm|
[quote]Since you've done the same thing he has, do you consider yourself screw up or just other people who do what you've done?[/quote]
We are the sum of our choices. I was a huge screw up. Massive potential as a kid. Voted most likely to succeed at a magnet school. Yada yada. Almost spent a...
| Political Talk|| re: The Classic John Stewart Crossfire Show and Poli Boards Everywhere - olgoi khorkhoi on 2/12/14 at 1:44 am|
If you're not going to show me how to live, then frick this thread. I'm out.
Second paragraph of the OP started out promising, though....
| Political Talk|| re: Mike Rowe Walmart ad work a beautiful thing - olgoi khorkhoi on 2/12/14 at 12:47 am|
To be fair, Marx used the word "work" quite a bit, as well....
| Political Talk|| re: The Classic John Stewart Crossfire Show and Poli Boards Everywhere - olgoi khorkhoi on 2/12/14 at 12:42 am|
I get it, we're all too distracted by the dog and pony show to see what's [i]really[/i] going on. So why don't you just lay it out. Be specific. Pretend we're as deep as you and can understand....
| Political Talk|| re: The Classic John Stewart Crossfire Show and Poli Boards Everywhere - olgoi khorkhoi on 2/12/14 at 12:14 am|
[quote]The hosts make that point against him, his response -- A show about muppets making prank phone calls is my lead in. It's not my job to do what real news outlets are supposed to be doing.[/quote]
Blah blah blah...Stewart, you're still a hack. You are editorializing just like the next guy...
| Political Talk|| re: AG Holder wants felons to vote primarily because of race - olgoi khorkhoi on 2/12/14 at 12:07 am|
It is illegal, but your kid did it anyway. So what good is the law? I can give you a few billion reasons it should be legal. As someone who has used it, grown it, and suffered the consequences, I can tell you that people have to make choices and be responsible for those choices. The government c...
| Political Talk|| re: Question for those who think health care is a right - olgoi khorkhoi on 2/11/14 at 11:57 pm|
[quote]The only reason we still have measles and pertussis outbreaks is because abusive idiotic parents wont vaccinate their kids. [/quote]
My sister is convinced that aluminum is used as a preservative in vaccines. Maybe you know if this is true?...
| Political Talk|| re: AG Holder wants felons to vote primarily because of race - olgoi khorkhoi on 2/11/14 at 9:26 pm|
Do you think marijuana should be illegal?...
| Political Talk|| re: Oops, teacher kills self and students. - olgoi khorkhoi on 2/10/14 at 7:54 pm|
[quote]I wonder if it all started with, "Hey, everybody, watch this!".[/quote]
"Hold my beer"...
| Political Talk|| re: How women are treated in politics.. - olgoi khorkhoi on 2/7/14 at 3:58 pm|
[quote]The application of a hate speech word to a target group other than the original intended target of the hate speech doesn't make it OK. [/quote]
Lol @ hate speech.
"Whore" describes a profession.
Of course, to you, everything is hate speech and not "OK".
No woman in modern histo...
| Political Talk|| re: "Job Lock" ? I feel like I'm taking crazy pills! - olgoi khorkhoi on 2/7/14 at 3:49 pm|
I can work somewhere and get coverage for my whole family for $250 / month with a $1000 deductible. Or I can go through the ACA exchange and get a plan for $1100 / month (including subsidies) and a $5000 deductible.
| Political Talk|| re: If if was going to happen tomorrow night: UFC Putin v. Obama on PPV - olgoi khorkhoi on 2/7/14 at 2:56 pm|
[quote]What would you want the outcome to be?[/quote]
Putin to hit him so hard he forgets his political ideology. Then for Valerie Jarrett and Eric Holder to try to brawl with Putin's corner and suffer the same fate. And for Fedor to announce he's taking TRT and signing with the UFC....
| Political Talk|| re: Bluegrass Poll: Alison Lundergan Grimes leading Mitch McConnell - olgoi khorkhoi on 2/7/14 at 10:26 am|
While the article looks at a current snapshot of Bevin's numbers, it fails to acknowledge the most important detail: the trend.
Bevin is trending like Cruz did in TX. Bevin has the added advantage of McConnell's pitiful record....
| Political Talk|| re: Most of the electorate does not want government money to stop flowing - olgoi khorkhoi on 2/7/14 at 7:57 am|
So we're all the same, huh? ...
| Political Talk|| re: Do libertarians believe in regulating monopolies? - olgoi khorkhoi on 2/6/14 at 4:04 pm|
[quote]Forfeiting liberty to save yourself the effort is the current state of affairs.[/quote]...