re: Poll: Do you support the Olympics? would you support if your state made a bid? - tiderider on 7/28/15 at 5:40 pm
used to like em, don't anymore ... would not want any state i live in to bid for them ... they're too expensive, the financial return is uncertain at best, and too many locals and businesses have to subjugate their interests/costs to the rules of the olympic committee ... ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: POS American dentist wanted in Zimbabwe for killing Africa's most famous lion - tiderider on 7/28/15 at 5:35 pm
[quote]Sport hunters are giant doucheholes. There are three reasons to hunt: 1. Food 2. Defense (something threatening you, your family, livestock, etc) 3. Population control Anything other than that: frick you.[/quote] kind of agree with that sentiment, myself ... ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About his Father - tiderider on 7/28/15 at 1:54 pm
[quote]quote: I didn't think the same spoiler rules apply You're wrong. Why not just put spoilers in front of your post? It's just basic courtesy.[/quote] you know the title of the movie ... don't click the thread if you're worried about spoilers, imo ... i don't understand people that get piss...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Watch what happens when regular people try to use handguns in self-defense - tiderider on 7/28/15 at 1:51 pm
[quote]quote: But, we ALL know what the rate of death in that room would be if NO ONE was armed. You could run the scenario 10,000 times with no one armed and it will end the same. MAXIMUM death rate determined SOLELY by the shooter. Actually, no. You're assuming the gunman will always shoot. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (2)
re: On More Actively Teaching Philosophy to the Citizenry - tiderider on 7/27/15 at 9:15 pm
if it's part of a larger revamp of civics/gov/econ ... we do a horrible job teaching those subjects ... always have, not just in the digital age ... ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Is Bama Saban's last coaching gig? - tiderider on 7/27/15 at 7:45 pm
obviously not ... ever since he was hired, most of you and the nation have been saying he never stays anywhere more than 5 years or so ... of course, you based this on him leaving a tier 2 or 3 program for a tier 1 program, then leaving for the nfl ... but you insisted ... so he's obviously going to...
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re: Bama Posters that you know who are in line to get admission to Bama board. - tiderider on 7/27/15 at 7:37 pm
i'd love to see howie on the poli board .. :rotflmao:...
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re: Anybody want to talk about The Godfather? - tiderider on 7/27/15 at 7:10 pm
[quote]quote: npr didn't popularize anything about the movie ... Sarah Vowell's book and the endless promotion of it did nothing to popularize the phrase that gave the book its title? And you know this how?[/quote] is this serious? ... her book (which i'd never heard of) came out in 2000 .....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: If forcing the public to provide proof of citizenship is racist due to cost. - tiderider on 7/27/15 at 5:56 pm
[quote]Here is the broader issue that everyone will deny and down vote, but its reality. Requiring an ID sounds perfectly reasonable on the surface. But there is always the rest of the story. These GOP laws designed to insure "security," do nothing to reduce fraud. They do, however, end up preve...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Craig Biggio becomes 1st Astro inducted into baseball hall of fame - tiderider on 7/26/15 at 4:08 pm
[quote]Kent had a higher peak than Biggio[/quote] for what, 2 years? ... ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Should home team fans cheer for an opposing no hitter after 26 outs? - tiderider on 7/25/15 at 11:17 pm
never ... ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Where would you live in the US if you had a choice? - tiderider on 7/25/15 at 9:21 pm
long island ... ...
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re: Advice for Beef Short Ribs - tiderider on 7/25/15 at 8:19 pm
most recipes follow the same steps ... season, sear, put in slow cooker with braising sauce for 8 hrs or dutch oven for 2 ... for braising sauce, cook some aromatics (garlic, thyme, maybe carrots and onions/shallots) for a bit, deglaze with wine, add some thickeners (tomato paste) and a bit of broth...
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