| More Sports Board|| re: Johnny F'n Football leads the league in jersey sales - ClydeFrog on 7/22/14 at 12:19 am|
What kind of royalties does a player get for each jersey sold?...
| Political Talk|| re: help me understand affirmative action - ClydeFrog on 7/19/14 at 1:27 pm|
If we truly believe in racial equality then we would not pimp diversity as a benefit. We would accept that a group of all white people could work as well as a group of all black people who could work as well as a group of half white and half black.
Promoting affirmative action means minority race...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What are your favorite subreddits? - ClydeFrog on 7/18/14 at 9:53 pm|
R/spaceporn (or space, astronomy and astrophotography)
| Political Talk|| re: Islamist in N. Iraq have public outreach program for Christians - ClydeFrog on 7/18/14 at 3:54 pm|
[quote]the dhimma contract - involving payment of jizya;[/quote]
For those who don't know, "dhimmi" is the status of protected religious minority. Jews and Christians have been allowed to have this title because they are "people of the book" while pagan or atheist individuals were typically just...
| More Sports Board|| re: 2014 ESPYGame Thread - ClydeFrog on 7/16/14 at 9:40 pm|
[quote]No one can realistically answer this. But I would guess there are at least 20 current players on NFL rosters who are gay[/quote]
The CDC just announced that 1.6% of Americans are gay or lesbian; if anyone wants to get a more stat based figure. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Russia 'to reopen Cold War Cuban listening post used to spy on America' - ClydeFrog on 7/16/14 at 9:31 pm|
Mostly a symbolic move but I love that they made it public just to troll us. If they were serious they'd do everything they could to keep the agreement secret....
| More Sports Board|| re: 2014 ESPYGame Thread - ClydeFrog on 7/16/14 at 8:24 pm|
[quote]Says you know how white people get when they can't get their almond milk.
Makes a joke about whites being racist.[/quote]
Gotta live those double standards....
| Political Talk|| re: What are your solutions/plans to fix the child immigration issue? - ClydeFrog on 7/15/14 at 9:57 pm|
Follow the chain of responsibility:
1. The parents. They cannot just drop a kid off and expect a foreign country to pick up the tab.
2. Mexico. They are Mexicans citizens which means any state sponsored support should start with Mexico.
3. We (the US) can provide basic support at border fa...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Would you drop $8k on this storage unit? - ClydeFrog on 7/14/14 at 8:40 pm|
| Political Talk|| re: The federal deficit keeps on falling, and tax revenue hits record highs - ClydeFrog on 7/14/14 at 8:39 pm|
Not much of a trend:
[quote]However, despite this one-month surplus, the government has still run a cumulative deficit of $385.855 billion in the first nine months of fiscal 2014.[/quote]...
| Political Talk|| re: APNewsBreak: No 'stand down' order in Benghazi - ClydeFrog on 7/14/14 at 8:21 pm|
If true, this means no order of any kind was given during the 9+ hour attack. This is still a huge problem. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: "Hipster Cities" - ClydeFrog on 7/14/14 at 4:16 pm|
The state of Oregon is full of hipsters and granolas. ...
| Political Talk|| re: DOJ investigates Nebraska parade float critical of Obama - ClydeFrog on 7/13/14 at 11:35 pm|
Maybe that team can reveal to Nebraska's governor the location and plan of action for the 200 illegal children snuck into the state by the Obama administration while they're at it....
| O-T Lounge|| re: What is the last thing you wrote a check for? - ClydeFrog on 7/13/14 at 11:25 pm|
[quote]proceeds to balance her checkbook[/quote]
I don't even know what you mean by this....
| Soccer Board|| re: World Cup Final: Germany vs Argentina | 3pm EST | ABC - ClydeFrog on 7/13/14 at 4:09 pm|
I'll try this again: is this sudden death or will they play a set amount of time?...
| Soccer Board|| re: World Cup Final: Germany vs Argentina | 3pm EST | ABC - ClydeFrog on 7/13/14 at 3:59 pm|
No homo but is this sudden death?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: TD needs a travel board - ClydeFrog on 7/12/14 at 5:43 pm|
Let's just start with this thread:
Anyone here been to South Africa?...
| Political Talk|| re: Anyone else watching cnn grill the league city, texas official? - ClydeFrog on 7/12/14 at 10:17 am|
[quote]Why do they keep trying to bus these illegals to conservative areas? [/quote]
They're trying to build a Democrat base in conservative areas. That's exactly how this administration works....
| More Sports Board|| re: Billy Hamilton jukes Pirates first baseman - ClydeFrog on 7/12/14 at 12:08 am|
Nice play, stupid Mercedes commentary. ...
| Political Talk|| re: it's Friday late afternoon...let's take toll on Obama: - ClydeFrog on 7/11/14 at 7:27 pm|
[quote]3) The Ukraine is further devolving into Chaos.[/quote]
[quote]Could you have said anything differently over the last 30 years? What exactly was Obama supposed to do to stop any of this?[/quote]
Well prior to Obama's arrival we were seen as tough. Obama drew a line in the sand with Syri...
| Political Talk|| re: Why is the country/this board so polarized? - ClydeFrog on 7/10/14 at 9:31 pm|
One side is all about change (they call themselves progressives; what do they want to progress towards or anyway from?) while the other side says "don't risk what has worked for what sounds good". And a lot is on the line....
| Political Talk|| First Peace Prize, now Emmy for Obama? - ClydeFrog on 7/10/14 at 11:06 am|
[quote]And the Emmy goes to… President Obama?
The president's satirical interview with comedian Zach Galifianakis on his Web series “Between Two Ferns,” widely credited with boosting enrollment in his signature healthcare law, has been nominated for an Emmy Award.[/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| re: Time travel to see 1 biblical event with your own eyes.. - ClydeFrog on 7/5/14 at 12:22 am|
A donkey in the Old Testament talks. I'd like to see that....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Fridays GIFs, 'Merica edition - ClydeFrog on 7/4/14 at 11:13 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| re: 1 on 1 turns into a Group brawl (Austin, Texas) - ClydeFrog on 7/4/14 at 12:12 pm|
The "hold me back bro" type guy who did all the talking did much better than those type of guys usually do.
I did like the black dude egging the whole thing on too. "well go hit him.."...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Fridays GIFs, 'Merica edition - ClydeFrog on 7/4/14 at 12:08 pm|
[quote] frick yeah[/quote]
You know what's kinda sad; my buddy was a Marine officer in Afghanistan and commanded one of these artillery batteries. He said it was extremely rare for them to be allowed to use the guns to support troops in combat because even though they're pretty accurate, they're...
| O-T Lounge|| Fridays GIFs, 'Merica edition - ClydeFrog on 7/4/14 at 11:36 am|
| More Sports Board|| re: Isle of Man Flat Out in a Subaru WRX - ClydeFrog on 7/3/14 at 2:24 pm|
The Isle of Man is a sportbike island first and foremost. Much more impressive than car racing:
[link=(World's MOST Dangerous Race ?HD? World's Greatest…: http://youtu.be/D09yD0MN4Vg)]LINK[/link]
It's the longest running motorcycle race in the world and after the two deaths this year, has clai...
| O-T Lounge|| re: To those who have had a dog pass... - ClydeFrog on 6/29/14 at 11:57 pm|
Years later, yes. I've heard it's often helpful to get another dog soon but I couldn't do it....
| Political Talk|| re: Texas-Oklahoma segment of Keystone spouts big dividends, says study - ClydeFrog on 6/29/14 at 9:51 pm|
[quote]Once built it will only provide about 400 permanent jobs. The oil, itself, will be shipped overseas. [/quote]
The study above said it has already created several times that in that 400 mile stretch alone....