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re: Ignoring The GOP Establishment’s Advice Might Have Been Trump’s Smartest Move - therick711
The autopsy proved yet again, never take political advice from your adversary. Become like the Democrats was never a viable strategy. ...
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re: 1992 Ross Perot predicted our country after Nafta - therick711
There's a way to fill unfilled low skill jobs without any government intervention whatsoever. ...
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re: Hiring of Coach O eerily similar to Clemson's hiring of Dabo - therick711
If O's first two seasons are like Dabo's, he isn't going to be afforded the time to become Dabo....
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re: The Quagmire that is Texas A&M - therick711
Updated: An Aggy timeline of LSU obsession: January 2011: Our former NFL head coach is going to destroy your mediocre team. SEC *spits* You don't have a speed or skill advantage. We have Texas Recruits. 2012: Our Heisman trophy candidate quarterback is going to embarass you. LSU can't co...
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re: Wouldn't a Kiffin hire give Bama a bigger advantage over LSU? - therick711
[quote]all of those scenarios ended up [benefiting] the former teams[/quote] Not Steele. Chavis had no discernible impact....
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re: Throwback: Obama says jobs aren't coming back, get used it; mocks Trump - therick711
[quote]Why didn't Mike Pence offer these "incentives" in the first place to keep Carrier from leaving. States do this all the time. Trump didn't do anything extraordinary like y'all believe.[/quote] Because UT's biggest customer wasn't his leverage before....
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re: Wouldn't a Kiffin hire give Bama a bigger advantage over LSU? - therick711
Only you could find that post anything other than what it was, a series of questions. ...
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re: Wouldn't a Kiffin hire give Bama a bigger advantage over LSU? - therick711
Did a Steele hire give LSU an advantage over Alabama? Did an Aranda hire give LSU an advantage over Wisconsin? Did Chavis give aggy an advantage over LSU? Did McElwain give Florida an advantage over Bama? Did Craig give LSU an advantage over Auburn?...
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re: Drudge siren! Megyn related - therick711
The other networks should pay her a tidy sum. She was responsible for dislodging Ailes who was the architect of this ass-whippings they've been getting for years....
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re: MLB All Star Game will no longer determine home field advantage in World Series - therick711
[quote]This was one time it was ok for home field to be decided by the ASG since the NL roster was basically the Cubs, and they lost. [/quote] The Cubs drove in half the runs the NL scored and gave up none of the runs. Thanks Cueto! :lol:...
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re: MLB All Star Game will no longer determine home field advantage in World Series - therick711
Common sense prevails after 14 years. Finally the lunacy ends!...
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re: Tired of winning yet? - therick711
[quote]To be more specific, the Department of Defense is the "customer" here. And UT is the "supplier", which also begs the question of why UT's government contracts should be held hostage over operational decisions a wholly owned subsidiary who isnt a government contractor and merely provides air c...
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re: Tired of winning yet? - therick711
The government is the customer in this case. That's how the free market works. If UT doesn't want to be influenced by their customer, they don't have to take their money. It says nothing of socialism. If UT's biggest customer was Alphabet and Alphabet told them if they outsouce jobs they are ta...
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re: Tired of winning yet? - therick711
[quote]That statement strikes at the very core concepts of private ownership (capitalism) vs. state or collective ownership (socialism) [/quote] No it doesn't. It might strike at free trade, but the country being more protectionist on trade says nothing about socialism. To conflate those concept...
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re: Tired of winning yet? - therick711
[quote]there are specific federal laws/rules about the requirements for government subcontractors (including limitations on subcontracting and outsourcing). if the executive branch thinks these laws and rules are not sufficient to protect the interest of the American public, then the executive branc...
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re: Tired of winning yet? - therick711
[quote]Should the (pseudo) government be praised for bullying a company to make a decision that benefits 1000 US citizens over their own long-term profits? [/quote] When said company gets 10% of its revenue from the government, I think the customer has a right to be heard. If you don't want t...
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re: If missing a big hire this time ends up resulting in Aranda as HC - therick711
There is little chance if O goes down in flames that there will be a stomach to promote from within again. ...
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re: QB's to beat Saban since 2012 - therick711
[quote]Cardale Jones won the 2014 Big10 Title and the CFP Title[/quote] Fun fact about Cardale, he never started an entire season as a collegiate player. Also, if we go back just a bit to 2011, we see Jordan Jefferson/Jarrett Lee as quarterbacks who beat Saban. Pants ON [OFF]. Sign them boys...
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re: Local BR sports radio needs a purge in the worst way - therick711
Well, out of those 4 wins, the only really impressive one was against Stanford. I'm not real high on his victories over aggy, Fresno State, and Ole Miss. They were all ranked, though, so whatever....
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re: Local BR sports radio needs a purge in the worst way - therick711
Won 4 of his last 7. Hot streak, frickers! (still not as good as Leslie's record against ranked teams, though)...
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