| Political Talk|| re: This is a real letter written by a white college student. Prof. reply is awesome - AUin02 on 12/16/14 at 11:35 pm|
There is so much racism in that email it is unbelievable....
| Political Talk|| re: So now that Russia is crumbling from within - AUin02 on 12/16/14 at 11:34 pm|
[quote]Ahh yes, the ole two wrongs make a right routine.
Proper phrasing of this is "Bush did it first!"....
| Auburn Sports Board|| re: AU v Clemson BBall Game Thread:We still suck - AUin02 on 12/14/14 at 3:25 pm|
Did they call a reach on Bowers when he had his hands up in the air?...
| Auburn Sports Board|| re: AU v Clemson BBall Game Thread:We still suck - AUin02 on 12/14/14 at 3:21 pm|
10-6 AU, Mason hit a 3.
Some sloppy play there with the 2 blocks then a steal for Clemson, but that carry at the other end lol....
| Auburn Sports Board|| re: Mel Kiper on Marshall, Coates, Duke - AUin02 on 12/12/14 at 12:01 pm|
[quote]Sammie has leaned neither[/quote]
Yes, a guy with over 200 yards receiving in the Iron Bowl doesn't know how to catch. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: DSLR camera and lense buying advice - AUin02 on 12/12/14 at 11:54 am|
Go somewhere and handle the cameras. The best camera is the one you will use, which means it needs to be comfortable.
1k in Nikon or Canon buys you essentially the same quality, so it ultimately boils down to buying the camera you are most comfortable using. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Which came first, the business or the road? - AUin02 on 12/12/14 at 10:38 am|
[quote]That standard width is exactly the width of today's rail road rails[/quote]
Wait, really? I did not know this but I've always wondered why rails didn't become wider over time to accommodate larger loads of freight. ...
| Political Talk|| re: the progressive left... against free speech - AUin02 on 12/11/14 at 3:30 pm|
[quote]"Free speech" comes from the First Amendment and means that the government will not abridge the rights of citizens to speak freely. It does not guarantee that a person's speech has to be tolerated by other citizens[/quote]
Ugh, you have this arse backward. The first amendment guarantees th...
| Political Talk|| re: This board has become bipolar in it's world views - AUin02 on 12/11/14 at 12:16 pm|
[quote]It really bothers me that such self-perceived thinkers can hold such opposing views at the same time.[/quote]
[quote]The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in mind at the same time and still retain the ability to function[/quote]
F. Scott Fitzgera...
| Political Talk|| re: Read this article by Scribt (J Swift) regarding an Interrogator - AUin02 on 12/11/14 at 12:05 pm|
Get your fear mongering out of here. ...
| Political Talk|| re: UVa Rape Hoax a Catfish Scheme - AUin02 on 12/10/14 at 9:36 pm|
[quote]I wouldn't expect you to understand anything beyond the back of a cereal box[/quote]
I know you think that's an insult but words like pyridoxine hydrochloride aren't exactly child's play. Or did you forget the kinds of ingredients in cereal these days? ...
| Political Talk|| re: Congress is re-criminalizing cannabis in DC - AUin02 on 12/10/14 at 11:36 am|
Because government. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Oil approaching $60 - AUin02 on 12/10/14 at 11:32 am|
Low price should be a benefit to basically all our economy not associated with O&G.
Lower cost of transportation alone would be a boon for profits. Consumers having more spending money as gas expenses go down is a winning combination with lower transport costs for much of our economy. ...
| Political Talk|| re: US court overturns insider trading convictions - developing - AUin02 on 12/10/14 at 11:25 am|
[quote]the Government presented no evidence that Newman and Chiasson knew that they were trading on information obtained from insiders in violation of those insiders' fiduciary duties," a circuit judge wrote in the filing. [/quote]
This seems to say that the traders did not know the information t...
| Political Talk|| re: A few questions about the Senate torture report and torture in general - AUin02 on 12/9/14 at 12:59 pm|
[quote]And we absolutely derived good intel from these methods. It is an undeniable fact. The question is, as you put it, are we willing to pay the price in our own humanity?
There are scenarios in which I would pay that price. But I wouldn't pretend as though what I did wasn't torture. And I st...
| Political Talk|| re: A few questions about the Senate torture report and torture in general - AUin02 on 12/9/14 at 12:56 pm|
While he's not wrong, I'm not a fan of Clapper. Guy is a weasel. ...
| Political Talk|| re: A few questions about the Senate torture report and torture in general - AUin02 on 12/9/14 at 10:55 am|
[quote]He posted that story because it illustrates that some people getting tortured will say whatever they think their torturers want to thear to make it stop.
Al-Libi was the Iraqi who said Iraqi inteligence and al-Qaeda were in bed together and he was the main source for Colin Powell's ill-fa...
| Political Talk|| re: A few questions about the Senate torture report and torture in general - AUin02 on 12/9/14 at 10:37 am|
Your quote seems to indicate that al Libi told the CIA he lied to Egyptian interrogators? Not sure what that proves, really.
Honestly any information gleaned is going to be useful, wrong or not. People act like torture works like in the movies (Batman screams where is he at a guy, then rushes to...
| Political Talk|| re: Columbia allows students to postpone final exams due to Grand Jury decisions - AUin02 on 12/8/14 at 9:56 pm|
I mean what in the actual frick. I would shite talk my generation, but once again it's the elder generations (the dean) that let my generation be a bunch of sniveling wimps. Treat them like adults and they might start acting like adults....
| Political Talk|| re: Charles Johnson publishes real identity of Jackie (of UVA frat rape lie) - AUin02 on 12/8/14 at 1:46 pm|
I'd rather see the results of a thorough investigation on this first. Blasting the names of accusers or accused rarely goes well in our media obsessed society. ...