| Political Talk|| Liberal Iraqi Cleric Spells it out on the Koran et.al. - Big12fan on 10/22/14 at 5:36 pm|
Never heard of this guy before, but I hope we hear more. Interesting take on sunnis, shia, kurds, etc. And doesn't hold back on the Koran. When he speaks of fiqh, he is talking about how one would interpret or understand the Koran. Amazingly, he says that Islam being a religion of peace is bulls...
| SEC Score Board|| re: Aggies. Where is Kyle Allen? - Big12fan on 10/18/14 at 5:15 pm|
If he hasn't played this season, why burn his redshirt now? Unless he can play defense....
| SEC Score Board|| re: Petition to send A&M back to the Big 10 - Big12fan on 10/18/14 at 4:32 pm|
Speaking for the Big 12, which I'm called on to do frequently, we're not interested in having either back in our league, but we will make a referral for you to join the Lone Star Conference if you still want to escape....
| SEC Score Board|| re: A&M finally official member of SEC - Big12fan on 10/18/14 at 4:01 pm|
Another way of looking at it is that you're not an honorary member of the Big 12 until you've pasted pasted the Aggies....
| Political Talk|| re: Y'all keep watching Turkey... - Big12fan on 10/17/14 at 11:19 pm|
[b]Turkey is essentially an ally of ISIS[/b]. They will not lift a finger to fight ISIS and to make things worse are forbidding Kurds to enter into Syria. Its been a couple of weeks since the Turkish parliment authorized their military to go to war with ISIS. So, who do they bomb? KURDS!
| Political Talk|| re: Why not attack ISIS with Ebola? - Big12fan on 10/17/14 at 8:44 am|
| SEC Rant|| re: LSU & Texas agree to home and home series 2019/2020 - Big12fan on 10/16/14 at 5:17 pm|
UT's stadium should have a larger capacity by then, so if it is a LSU blowout, Texas may be able to break A&M's record set last Saturday for the largest 4th quarter exodus in Texas history....
| Political Talk|| re: Some French Jews Have Joined ISIS - Big12fan on 10/16/14 at 3:37 pm|
Jews are people, but not the chosen people. That part is mythology. Jews joined Hitler's Nazi Party and fought for Germany in WWII.
[quote]Contrary to conventional views, Rigg reveals that a startlingly large number of German military men were classified by the Nazis as Jews or "partial-Jews" (...
| Political Talk|| re: Is this an all time low for US politics? - Big12fan on 10/16/14 at 8:21 am|
The corruption during the Prohibition era permeated all levels of government across the country and was the impetus for the rise of organized crime. Even the Secretary of the Treasury secretly owned a distillery....
| Political Talk|| re: Russia, ISIS & Chechens - Big12fan on 10/16/14 at 8:07 am|
[quote]well we have a common enemy after all.[/quote]
There are over 11 million Muslims living inside Russia's borders now. The US, by comparison, has about 1/10th as many. Most in Russia are Sunni, that's why Russia supports Iran & the Syrian Shia (among other reasons). ...
| Political Talk|| Russia, ISIS & Chechens - Big12fan on 10/15/14 at 8:26 am|
How long before Putin gets Russia more involved than just sending arms to Syria?
[quote][b]The Chechens are ISIL’s shock troops.[/b] Shishani’s Chechens lead the siege of Kobane because ISIL recognizes that their violence and zealotry are force multipliers. The Chechens defeated the Syrian army a...
| Political Talk|| re: Leaders of Iraq's Anbar province call for U.S. ground forces to stop ISIS - Big12fan on 10/11/14 at 10:57 pm|
[quote]The Iraqi government has been adamant that it does not want U.S. forces on the ground,[/quote]...
| Political Talk|| re: Gallup Daily: Obama Job Approval 39%. Virtually identical to 'W' in Oct'06 - Big12fan on 10/10/14 at 5:03 pm|
Americans love mediocrity....
| Political Talk|| re: Wendy Davis Campaign Officially Over - Big12fan on 10/10/14 at 4:20 pm|
She was never in the race. I don't see anything wrong with the ad in this age of mudslinging and slandering in order to get ahead in politics. ...
| Political Talk|| re: ISIS is 8 just miles from Baghdad's Airport - Big12fan on 10/10/14 at 3:44 pm|
[quote]I don't understand why Obama doesn't just draw a redline around all of Baghdad.[/quote]
One trick pony....
| Political Talk|| re: ISIS is 8 just miles from Baghdad's Airport - Big12fan on 10/10/14 at 3:40 pm|
[quote]Serious question: Wtf are British French and Turkish militaries doing? Anything?[/quote]
Can't speak for he Brits, but [b]the Turks are a fraud[/b]. They cut a deal with ISIS to get release of their 40 something hostages and even though they announced a commitment to use ground forces, ...
| Political Talk|| re: What is the strategy behind beheadings? - Big12fan on 10/9/14 at 12:11 pm|
It's all about fear & intimidation. They have taken terrorism to a whole new level and it's working. Seeing a beheading is far more effective than hearing about it....
| Political Talk|| re: Pew Poll from the Maher/Affleck - Big12fan on 10/8/14 at 8:29 am|
[quote]I reckon you haven't heard about this whole other thing called the New Testament.[/quote]
As long as the New Testament is presented with the horse shite that is in the Old Testament, it has no credibility with me. In order to believe in the myths and fables of the old testament you have to f...
| Political Talk|| re: Montana Libertarian candidate says don't transfer federal lands to the state - Big12fan on 10/7/14 at 7:24 pm|
[quote]Where does the constitution say we should have so much federal land?[/quote]
Its in the powers of eminent domain, whereby the federal govt with legislative action can obtain real estate as long as it promotes the general welfare and the private owners are fairly compensated. Now, I do...
| Political Talk|| re: Obama supporters: What do you like about Obama's middle east foreign policy? - Big12fan on 10/7/14 at 7:11 pm|
It seems really stupid to me that Your president Obama would not try and agree on a status of forces agreement with then Al Maliki. It seems really stupid to me that his actions are speaking for itself, as in, he does not care about our border(which terrorist will exploit) He does...