| Music Board|| re: Fleetwood Mac Concert - EA6B on 12/20/14 at 1:24 pm|
Good to hear, we have tickets for Austin....
| O-T Lounge|| re: What can be done to curtail this 18 wheeler problem? - EA6B on 12/20/14 at 1:23 pm|
[quote]Right lane only, 55 mph max for trucks should be the rule. [/quote]
This has been the rule in Germany on the autobahns since they were built, and they are very strict in its enforcement....
| O-T Lounge|| re: What can be done to curtail this 18 wheeler problem? - EA6B on 12/20/14 at 1:19 pm|
[quote] drive a smaller truck mainly on the interstates around Tuscaloosa and Birmingham, invariably when i see a tractor trailer accident you can look right in front of it to see the SUV and the soccer mom that braked too hard and unexpectantly for the truck to stop causing a flip.[/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| re: Electricians and EE's familiar with EC 3 and EC 5 connectors - EA6B on 12/17/14 at 8:23 pm|
[quote]The 10 AWG wire on our Alligator to EC5 is rated to 140A continuous current. The EC5 connector on the end is however only rated to 120A continuous, and would fail before the 10 AWG wire. Replacing the 10 AWG with 8 AWG would only add resistance, with no benefit to the 120A current limit. " [...
| Music Board|| re: Grand Funk Railroad - EA6B on 12/16/14 at 3:40 pm|
[quote]Grand Funk was another sad tale of friends who were good at making music, but bad at the business of being musicians. They hardly made a dime despite their success. They were getting paid a weekly wage by their manager for being in the band. Their manager at the time owned everything, and ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Woman Has A Potato Growing In Her Vag - EA6B on 12/16/14 at 1:35 am|
[quote]How in the shite does that happen. 3rd world countries are so messed up[/quote]
not just 3rd world countries, potatoes and smooth stones have been placed in the vagina as a home remedy for uterine pr...
| Political Talk|| re: Pew Poll: 51 percent back Enhanced Interrorgation Techniques - EA6B on 12/16/14 at 1:28 am|
Most Navy and Marine air crew complete SERE training, what happens during SERE is classified, and most of those that have actually participated in the training ...
| Political Talk|| re: Pew Poll: 51 percent back Enhanced Interrorgation Techniques - EA6B on 12/15/14 at 11:42 pm|
[quote]So its not torture so long as you don't kill them. And waterboarding isn't drowning - its only suffocating. Got it. [/quote]
Temporary physical discomfort and mind games are not torture. Water boarding only created the sensation of drowning or suffocating, no one died from it, no o...
| Political Talk|| re: ISIS gunmen take 20 hostages in Sydney Cafe - EA6B on 12/14/14 at 6:55 pm|
[quote]Our "guns" can't even keep the whack jobs from murdering people en mass in colleges, movie theaters or elementary schools. [/quote]
They were all murdered in "gun free zones"!...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Police storm Sydney Cafe being Muslim man- gunman dead and 1 hostage dead - EA6B on 12/14/14 at 6:04 pm|
"Coming soon to a location near you!"...
| O-T Lounge|| re: which of these are dealbreakers for you? - EA6B on 12/14/14 at 5:40 pm|
[quote]16. Has hooked up with >10 guys
17. Has hooked up with >20 guys [/quote]
You should just take these two off the list, there is no way you will ever know what the true number is....
| O-T Lounge|| re: I know I'm young...but how did college social stuff work before cell phones? - EA6B on 12/14/14 at 5:37 pm|
Was in undergrad 1972-76, where most of the dorms had one or two pay phones on each floor, we would actually give out the number of the pay phone closest to our room as "our" number. Freshman learned the first semester to never take a room by a pay phone or you would become everyone's answering serv...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Spare the rod, spoil the child... - EA6B on 12/13/14 at 6:30 pm|
[quote]Spanking is physically hitting. Is it not?[/quote]
My siblings, and I received our share of spankings, it was the 50s and 60s, and that is all our parents knew. When we had our first kid my father questioned our decision not to spank, that it never hurt us. I told him, that he could call...
| O-T Lounge|| re: LSU approves new Kappa Sigma house - EA6B on 12/12/14 at 9:19 pm|
[quote]This isn't 1955. There should just be frats.[/quote]
I graduated form college about 40 years ago, I had no idea, and find it hard to believe a all white organization can still exist on a college campus. You would think a civil rights legal group would have already moved on this. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Another cop beat down of a citizen for "not complying" - EA6B on 12/12/14 at 10:17 am|
[quote]I stand by my original assessment. Need more facts/context.[/quote]
No we don't, even if the guy on the ground had just shot and killed the cop's partner, the actions of the cop are not justified....
| O-T Lounge|| re: When did the idea all kids go to college begin? - EA6B on 12/11/14 at 4:46 pm|
[quote]Now to actually get ahead you have seen the need for masters degrees, and doctorates, more than ever. Pretty soon MBAs, JDs, and other post undergrad learning will be the norm.[/quote]
They had better get the degrees that will lead to high paying positions, they will need the high salary t...
| Political Talk|| re: Do you believe torture/enhanced interrogation is effective ? - EA6B on 12/10/14 at 8:18 pm|
[quote] have no experience in the matter and must rely on experts opinions. The speaker went on to discribe what was done to "interigate" the suspects. Apparently sleep deprivation and water boarding wasn't enough. There was embarrassment with parading them around nude, feeding them through their r...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What's more damaging to our society than divorce and single-parent homes? - EA6B on 12/8/14 at 9:52 am|
[quote]Staying in loveless marriages and perpetuating that to a child or children as being normal. They are doomed to repeat that mistake. Making more miserable people down the line.[/quote]
Every divorced parent I know says this, must help them sleep at night....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Cops protect and serve the hell out of Oregon fan at Pac 12 championship game - EA6B on 12/8/14 at 9:20 am|
[quote]For all of you who hate cops, don't call them then if your house is being robbed or when you really need them then[/quote]
God help you if you are in a threating situation and have to depend on the police to help you. I would suggest calling 911 and telling them you are having a heart atta...
| Political Talk|| re: Rush Limbaugh is Killing it on FOX Sunday - EA6B on 12/7/14 at 7:27 pm|
[quote]If you know anything about him you know this is what happened. [/quote]
I am a big fan, have listened for abut 20 years, and your assertion about the cause of his addiction is not accurate. He was taking oxycod...