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re: Tulane is embarrassing - FalseProphet
I have a degree from LSU and a degree from Tulane. While I have some life-long friends from my time at Tulane, and it was pretty awesome living uptown while young, I hated pretty much everything about that university and the culture. I will never, ever, give a single penny to Tulane. I give r...
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re: who gets supreme court nom? - FalseProphet
[quote]O'Connor wasn't a left wing crazy. [/quote] She and Kennedy made good bedfellows for Planned Parenthood v. Casey....
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re: who gets supreme court nom? - FalseProphet
[quote]we should get one who isn't a lawyer then.[/quote] Robert Jackson was the last non-lawyer on the Court. I think he was seated from like early 40's to the late 50s or so....
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re: who gets supreme court nom? - FalseProphet
[quote]Ted Cruz would make me extremely happy.[/quote] You know, I wouldn't mind that either. It's been a good long while since we've had someone from another branch of government make the jump. I think it's useful to have institutional knowledge on the SCOTUS....
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re: who gets supreme court nom? - FalseProphet
[quote]Preferably not Harvard educated and not from either coast of the US.[/quote] Sykes and Pryor fit that mold. Gorsuch went to Harvard law. ...
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re: who gets supreme court nom? - FalseProphet
My money is Neil Gorsuch, and my hedge bet is on Bill Pryor....
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re: Has Trump picked too many white dudes? - FalseProphet
You do realize that Jeff Sessions was also a U.S. attorney and was in private practice? Unlike Lynch, he also has experience in the legislative branch. Qualifications aside (and they are both "qualified"), your link says that Lynch's accomplishments as AG are intervening in the aftermath of Eric ...
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re: Has Trump picked too many white dudes? - FalseProphet
Ill bite. What has she accomplished in office?...
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re: Breaking: Trump sold all his shares in companies in June - FalseProphet
[quote]Is that your sauce?[/quote] Hey, I can't help that I read the Volokh Conspiracy (heavily libertarian law blog hosted by WaPo) so much that WaPo thinks they can send me breaking news alerts....
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Breaking: Trump sold all his shares in companies in June - FalseProphet
No article yet - breaking on WaPo. Would this be the best troll yet if he really has had no ownership stake in his companies the entire time the left has been bitching about the conflicts of interest? ETA: Here's the WaPo [link=(https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/economy/trump-sold-all-sh...
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re: WFDT Oh No! Version - FalseProphet
Brisket and cheese grits....
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re: Thoughts on Timeless? - FalseProphet
I watch it. I'm somewhere in between "Meh" and "Okay" in my feelings about, but there is nothing else I watch during that time slot on Monday. If Flynn really, really thinks she should stop following him, why the frick wouldn't you just tell her what the hell happens to make her stop? And this...
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re: Netflix 3% - FalseProphet
Wait what? ETA: Just tried it. I rathered it in the Portugese....
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re: Netflix 3% - FalseProphet
I binged it over the weekend. Super solid show....
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re: Masters of Sex cancelled after 4 seasons - FalseProphet
I gave up after Season 2. I just didn't see where it could go from there. There were lots of famous people who got naked in those first two seasons. Caplan, Emily Kinney, Rose McIver and many more....
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re: Credit Card Rewards Calculator - FalseProphet
It's called Birch. [link=(http://www.businessinsider.com/birch-app-review-2016-8)]Business Insider article[/link] I'm going to try it out now. ETA: Just did it. It says I have the right card for my purchases. So that's nice....
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re: How about another Olbermann melt? - FalseProphet
So Olbermann is literally asking for a coup?...
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re: Gabbard for SOS, Romney for Commerce - FalseProphet
[quote]Gabbard for SOS[/quote] Tulsi Gabbard? The first elected Democrat to support Bernie Sanders Tulsi Gabbard?...
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re: Just finished season 6 of TWD on Netflix. Where can I start 7? - FalseProphet
Who is your cable provider? XFinity has every episode this season On Demand. I imagine most other cable providers do as well....
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re: Podcasts - Your favorite - FalseProphet
I just don't have the time to listen to them like I used to (really need to get back into the gym were most of my listening was done). With that said, I listen to three pretty regularly: 1. Hamish & Andy Show Podcast - two Australian comedians who do a drive-time afternoon daily show in Austra...
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