| Political Talk|| re: If a loved one of yours was killed in a shooting - Tesla on 11/25/13 at 11:36 pm|
[quote]Define high. I'm guessing that the rate of violent crime is lower in Inglewood than in Baton Rouge.[/quote]
You're right. Even Crenshaw @ W 79th is better than several parts of BTR according to crime stats. However, I would bet there have been zero murders committed that have not broken a...
| Political Talk|| re: Journalism professor: Tea party has roots in the Dallas of 1963 - Tesla on 11/22/13 at 3:35 pm|
[quote]The funny thing is, if you listen to the speeches of John F. Kennedy he could be a member of the Tea Party today. In his inauguration, he asked Americans to ask not what their country could do for them but what they could do for their country. In that same inauguration address, he said, “And ...
| Political Talk|| re: Rand Paul to Ted Cruz: 'If You Tank in N.H. You Can Run for President in Canada" - Tesla on 11/21/13 at 4:29 pm|
[quote]Aside from the fact that this junk is not needed right now, Canada does NOT have a president. The Queen is the official head of state, with the Prime Minister being the actual political leader. Given that many Harvard students don't even know what Canada's capital is, I'm not surprised Paul i...
| Political Talk|| re: Common Core: The Liberal Propoganda Arm of Obama - Tesla on 11/20/13 at 10:02 am|
[quote]Its going to make life hell when they are required to use units in Chemistry and Physics.[/quote]
Who cares if they're using the right calculations when combining volatile compounds as long as the process was good and they meant well, right? :lol:...
| Political Talk|| re: Common Core: The Liberal Propoganda Arm of Obama - Tesla on 11/19/13 at 1:50 pm|
[quote]Not exactly. Common Core does emphasize problem solving and being able to explain how you got an answer but if you get the wrong answer you still get a -1. [/quote]
Maybe where you are, but CCSS here in Florida treats it exactly like that. If the process was correct but the answer is incor...
| Tiger Rant|| re: I just received a shocking letter from LSU Ticket office - Tesla on 11/19/13 at 1:20 pm|
[quote]Make money off concessions if nothing else.[/quote]
Yep...the profit on just one $6 order of nachos can feed a kid for a month...or pay Leslie's salary for a shade over 47 seconds. :rotflmao:...
| Political Talk|| re: Howard Dean: I Wonder If Obama Has the 'Legal Authority to Do This' - Tesla on 11/14/13 at 2:43 pm|
[quote]Exactly my question too. Along with the other 18 unilateral changes he made to the law.[/quote]
Your answer is no...then again, he doesn't have legal authority to pick and choose which laws he enforces, spy on Americans without cause, target Americans with the Stasi (IRS) because of politi...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Last night was a painful blessing in disguise - Tesla on 11/10/13 at 7:54 am|
[quote] Last night was a painful blessing in disguise Why do so many people speculate that Saban might go to Texas. Texas has only lost 2 games. They beat Oklahoma and are on a nice roll now. The Texas job isn't going to be available. [/quote]
The long time AD resigned...that's the difference....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Last night was a painful blessing in disguise - Tesla on 11/10/13 at 7:51 am|
[quote]You're an idiot [/quote]
You either haven't seen FSU play or have Slive on your glasses....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Its Over... Go Home- LSU  @ ALABAMA  | final - Tesla on 11/9/13 at 10:05 pm|
[quote]I agree. This statement comes from a person who has never played a sport in their life.[/quote]
Well, I have. On what planet does LSU "deserve" to win. He didn't say they didn't try. Bama has played much better in the second half. Fact....
| Political Talk|| re: MSNBC's Thomas Roberts: "ENDA is BS detector for homophobia" - Tesla on 11/8/13 at 1:09 pm|
[[quote]I'm from the south, live there currently, and love living here.[/quote]
So, what? Means nothing.
[quote]If you can't admit that in general terms, the south is less "progressive" as far as minority and women's rights, then I really can't help you.[/quote]
I agree that you offer noth...
| Political Talk|| re: MSNBC's Thomas Roberts: "ENDA is BS detector for homophobia" - Tesla on 11/8/13 at 12:15 pm|
[quote]That way everyone in the South can avoid having to hire, promote, give raises to blacks and women. [/quote]
That is the epitome of a bigoted statement, right there....Southaphobic, too....
| Tiger Rant|| re: LSU bars in Pensacola? - Tesla on 11/7/13 at 2:54 pm|
I was there this weekend. :cheers:...
| Political Talk|| re: Put on your tin foil hats and enter this thread (You've been warned) - Tesla on 11/6/13 at 6:26 am|
[quote]we've discussed it. when is it being implemented?[/quote]
I know you're trying to be clever, but actually Common Core and seven50 are both tenets of Agenda 21 and are actively being implemented at present. Also, the UN small arms treaty that Kerry signed is part of Agenda 21.
| Political Talk|| re: Put on your tin foil hats and enter this thread (You've been warned) - Tesla on 11/5/13 at 5:10 pm|
The most interesting one is Obama using the Suspension clause to suspend Habeus Corpus and imposing martial law to enact ACA because many states refuse to set up exchanges....
| Political Talk|| re: Which Blue states would the Big Man open up in 2016? - Tesla on 11/5/13 at 4:42 pm|
[quote] He is charming and likeable.[/quote]
If you like pushy, fat, whiny, Joisey Mama's boys....
| Political Talk|| re: Same-Sex Marriage bill passes Illinois House;Poised to bring total states to 15! - Tesla on 11/5/13 at 4:36 pm|
Why is this a) surprising or b) a big deal? Context is often hard to read online but I inferred some sort of excitement with your punctuation ....
| Political Talk|| re: Michelle O's Princeton classmate is Exec at co. that built ObamaCare website - Tesla on 10/26/13 at 8:49 am|
The difference is that anybody can do what Halliburton does, almost nobody can build a functioning website that doesn't have to actually track or ship products. :rolleyes:...
| Outdoor Board|| re: "Giant" Alligator Snapping Turtle Found in Oregon, Euthanized - Tesla on 10/25/13 at 3:33 pm|
[quote]Don't forget horses and cattle egrets.[/quote]
Those of us in Florida would like to add Burmese Pythons and African Rock Pythons.
Peacock bass...now that's just fun....
| Political Talk|| re: White House: Durbin quote a 'misunderstanding' - Tesla on 10/24/13 at 7:40 pm|
The WH is trying to kill it as a rumor because whoever claimed they said it first stood to set a fundraising record. Apparently 243 different members of the Senate and House claimed responsibility for the commet. :lol:...
| Political Talk|| re: Cruz is a Baby Killer - Tesla on 10/24/13 at 7:37 pm|
I'm sort of conflicted on this...If Obamacare is an abortion but I'm in favor of aborting it, does that make me pro-choice or just smarter than SpiderLube?...
| Political Talk|| re: McCain Likely To Seek Reelection At Age 80 - Tesla on 10/22/13 at 12:10 pm|
Great! I want him to be rejected by his constiuency before he retires....
| Political Talk|| re: Conservatives need to start playing the race card - Tesla on 10/22/13 at 10:23 am|
[quote]Conservatives need to start playing the race card
Despite the fact that there's blantant and rapant racism against whites, it never gets said.
Every answer to every critic should start with "you're a racist". We should use the term so often and at such ridiculous times that it comple...
| Political Talk|| re: Onion: New game plan for technical issues. - Tesla on 10/21/13 at 9:06 pm|
Better than "fiddling with your WANG."...
| Political Talk|| re: Onion: New game plan for technical issues. - Tesla on 10/21/13 at 9:03 pm|
[quote]Why were they called "floppy" disks? [/quote]
Believe it or not, the 5 1/4" disks were flexible....hence, "floppy disk" as opposed to the massive 128k hard drive. :lol:...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Miles Finally Lost My Support Last Night Official Thread - Tesla on 10/20/13 at 1:55 pm|
[quote]is South Carolina of spurrier bandwagon. what about Georgia what about Florida[/quote]
The bloom is definitely off the rose at UGA and UF. Even with injuries, the Gator fans around here are furious. Throw in the second coming of FSU and they are ready to run Muschamp.
Also, isn't Richt...
| Tiger Rant|| re: LSU needs to pull a "Grambling" against Bama. - Tesla on 10/20/13 at 8:45 am|
They apparently pulled one last night....
| Tiger Rant|| re: CBS Bowl Projections - Cotton - LSU v Baylor - Tesla on 10/20/13 at 8:30 am|
That would be a program setback like the Peach Bowl was with Miami....a resounding thud....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Will Chavis make a change at MLB...EVER? - Tesla on 10/20/13 at 8:18 am|
[quote]was. Re-watch the first bama game highlights in 2011. You'll see Hatcher in every bama offensive highlight missing 2 tackles per[/quote]
I think you're missing the obvious Hatcher highlight, namely throwing a devastating block to free the Arkansas receiver on the last play of the half. :lo...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Has #31 been benched mid game for the last time? - Tesla on 10/20/13 at 7:55 am|
As long as 6 and 28 are out there, benching 31 isn't going to solve anything, but it would be a good start....