Do the people in Iran miss the Shah? - tigerpawl on 9/24/16 at 12:25 pm
In retrospect, was the Shah really so bad after all? Do the people of that era and their descendants secretly miss him? I've often wondered this. Is Iran ripe for another revolution? [i]"A secular Muslim, Mohammad Reza gradually lost support from the Shi'a clergy of Iran as well as the working cl...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (15)
Five paths to victory for Trump (Electoral Mapping) - tigerpawl on 9/24/16 at 7:18 am
This article does a good job at bringing all the electoral scenarios into focus - even to the point of a tie, with the House of Representatives making the call. It also addresses [b]"The Big Blue Wall"[/b]. [i]"In truth, this electoral Blue Wall is more like a collection of disconnected forts—som...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: BREAKING: FBI releases additional Clinton investigation information - tigerpawl on 9/23/16 at 5:43 pm
[quote]FBI releases additional Clinton investigation information[/quote]This is such a non-event. If they release anything, you can bet it's lily-white. And isn't it queer that they always spew on Friday afternoon? ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Have you all seen the Hollywood for Hillary Youtube Video? - tigerpawl on 9/23/16 at 5:28 pm
So they're making an equivalent between [i]"You're Fired!"[/i] and an affinity for "firing" nukes? Is there any doubt about the impishness of how these people think? I feel embarrassed for them that they have to resort to this hocus pocus. Talk about in a juvenile bubble... Wow......Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Stop ranting over Miles, let Miles sweat it out, enjoy exciting LSU football - tigerpawl on 9/23/16 at 3:57 pm
[quote]Why all the ranting over Miles? Post after post arguing whether to give him a contract extension or fire him at the end of the season. [/quote][img]https://i.gyazo.com/04dce255784de0a0b54653d4117e6646.png[/img]...
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re: NYTimes Posts Charlotte Shooting Video from Victim's Wife - tigerpawl on 9/23/16 at 1:34 pm
And she released this video to the NYT because it will bolster her case?? I wonder what would happen if people would obey the laws that the officials [b][u]they elected[/u][/b] have put into place? I wonder......Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Video: Animals beating white man in Charlotte, begging for mercy - tigerpawl on 9/22/16 at 11:19 am
In a related story: [link=(https://youtu.be/BHTptXQbtb8?t=3m57s)]LINK[/link]...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: The Guy shot and killed in Charlotte had 7 kids. - tigerpawl on 9/22/16 at 10:28 am
[quote]I am guessing that he had to be CEO of a major corporation,anybody know which one? [/quote]Here's one from years back about the untimely death of another CEO. [img]https://i.gyazo.com/aa99de913141c85574c148663df88c59.png[/img]...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Jim Croce died this day - 43 years ago - tigerpawl on 9/21/16 at 3:16 pm
Oh those lyrics. Ever just sit back and feel them drift across your mind? He was the ultimate troubadour - tender and touching - resonated with everybody. Then he'd crank out some funny shite like Carwash Blues and Rapid Roy. Even those lyrics were genius....
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re: Koskinen gets roasted today - tigerpawl on 9/21/16 at 6:28 am
[quote]Nothing will happen. [/quote]Sadly, you're correct. It's gotten to the point that it's predictable. How many times do these slime-meisters have to slip through these spineless committees before we realize "the fix is in". The bad guys operate with absolute impunity. There are no consequenc...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
Koskinen gets roasted today - tigerpawl on 9/21/16 at 5:25 am
"[Indignant, arrogant, sociopathic and just plain evil] IRS Commissioner John Koskinen is scheduled to be in the hot seat Wednesday during a 10 a.m. (Eastern). House Judiciary Committee meeting – the third in a series of hearings to probe the Obama appointee about his role in covering up the systema...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (4)
Jim Croce died this day - 43 years ago - tigerpawl on 9/20/16 at 7:50 pm
Gone but definitely not forgotten. He was a brilliant song writer and a genuine and heartfelt singer. Sure do miss him. [img]https://i.gyazo.com/1b04f9c609563e40a14d43b9ded66e18.png[/img]...
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re: Why are there so many Mattress Firms??? - tigerpawl on 9/20/16 at 8:04 am
[quote]Near me, a new one just opened up right across the street from an older one. I thought the older one would close down, but nope.[/quote]Just like C-Stores - it's based mainly on traffic flow. It's a numbers game....
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re: The GoPro Karma drone - tigerpawl on 9/20/16 at 8:02 am
They throw in the Karma Handle and a nice case for free. A Karma Handle comparable/3-axis gimbal on the open market goes for about $250. I also think they reduced the distortion in the images - flatter horizons. They also incorporate a dedicated screen into the controller. Flight time "as long as 20...
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re: Mike Barnacle on MSNBC: "Trump is saying we should just behead the NY bomber. - tigerpawl on 9/20/16 at 7:53 am
[quote]Mike Barnacle on MSNBC: "Trump is saying we should just behead the NY bomber.[/quote]As we all know, it's mandatory that all Democrats must first get their Ph.D. in Word Parsing....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)