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re: How long do Days, Smart, Williams, and Watford have to withdraw their names? - JustSmokin on 5/29/20 at 8:41 am
It was 6/3 but it is now TBD. Waiting on the NBA to announce their pre-draft workout and combine schedule. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: How do you feel about twitter fact checking you? - JustSmokin on 5/27/20 at 12:43 pm
[quote]Is there a fear that dead people will vote? Or that more people might actually vote? [/quote] Read up on ballot harvesting. So called volunteers collect mail-in ballots from people and deliver them in bulk to polling places or election offices. Guess it depends on your level of trust of ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: How do you feel about twitter fact checking you? - JustSmokin on 5/27/20 at 11:13 am
[quote]Citing facts isn't a political stance.[/quote] Citing CNN as a factual source is pretty telling of their intent. I don't care what they do but putting CNN and fact in the same sentence is comical....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Are you surprised that Harrah's hasn't sued the City of New Orleans yet? - JustSmokin on 5/15/20 at 11:12 am
[quote]Except that the State is allowing 50% occupancy at casinos.[/quote] That's not true. The change allows casinos to open 50% of their games. The 25% capacity rule remains in place....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: What Moron Made Unemployment More Lucrative Then Working - JustSmokin on 5/2/20 at 9:44 am
[quote]What Moron Made Unemployment More Lucrative Then Working[/quote] Republican senater Ben Sasse offered this amendment to the stimulus bill: [quote][b]Purpose[/b]: To ensure that additional unemployment benefits do not result in an individual receiving unemployment compensation that is more t...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Burrow $36M contract/$23M signing bonus, paydays for other LSU draft picks - JustSmokin on 4/28/20 at 11:57 am
[quote]Is this contract worth AT LEAST that?[/quote] The have a rookie pay scale in place now. 2011 maybe? It was after JR signed his deal. NFL veterans didn't like these rookies coming in making more dollars....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Employer not informing employees someone tested positive. - JustSmokin on 4/10/20 at 7:17 pm
[quote]And a good argument could be made that the employer could get in trouble for even sharing the information without a name.[/quote] The CDC has guidelines for employers. They say employers should notify employees who have come in contact with an infected employee. This can be done without iden...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Per capita weekly income in Louisiana - $520....current unemployment - $847 - JustSmokin on 4/9/20 at 9:41 am
[quote]you dont get the extra money. Unemployment replace lost income up to the cap ($247 normally, now $847) you dont make more then you lost[/quote] Not true. The $600 is a flat rate for everyone who qualifies for UI. That is added to the amount one would normally receive (up to $247 in LA)....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Question dealing with employee infected and ADA - JustSmokin on 4/7/20 at 10:32 am
CDC Guidelines: [quote]If an employee is confirmed to have COVID-19 infection, employers should inform fellow employees of their possible exposure to COVID-19 in the workplace but maintain confidentiality as required by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The fellow employees should then se...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: US census response down from 2010. - JustSmokin on 4/6/20 at 6:27 pm
They suspended field operations (census takers) indefinitely. It's was scheduled mid-April through August so it'll be delayed at least a month. Likely start back up in June. Still gives them enough time to complete the census....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: In case anyone missed the Will Wade audio last night - JustSmokin on 4/1/20 at 8:18 am
[quote]To me the documentary perspective was to show how incompetent the FBI was in this investigation. [/quote] Nah, it was more about the NCAA and how corrupt college basketball has become. Those who follow the sport aren't that surprised but the casual fan probably doesn't realize all this is g...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (2)
re: Will Wade & Sean Miller HBO documentary comes out tonight - JustSmokin on 3/31/20 at 9:58 am
[quote]Did the FBI turn over copies of the tapes to HBO and the ncaa?[/quote] The tapes were turned over to Dawkins' defense attorney during discovery. They have a right to all evidence collected, even if its inadmissible in court. The tape and transcript were deemed inadmissible but it doesn'...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Why is unemployment increasing to $800 week during this? - JustSmokin on 3/26/20 at 1:32 pm
[quote]Paying people $50K/year to sit home doesn't seem very smart to me[/quote]Damn, who is getting this and where do I apply? ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Stimulus for who? - JustSmokin on 3/26/20 at 9:25 am
[quote]people who lose their job or get put on furlough will not have new jobs to find right now, and this check will not help them through these times.[/quote] That's where the unemployment benefits come in. Low wage earners will get a pay raise for 4 months. Those making over $800-900 per week wi...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Looks like the vote is set at 9:30 - JustSmokin on 3/25/20 at 9:41 pm
[quote]Call Nancys sorry arse out on national television[/quote] You realize this is the Senate republican's bill, right? They allowed all this pork into this bill. And Trump said he will sign it. Your anger should be directed at Senate republicans for terrible negotiating skills. ...
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re: $800 a week if you are laid off? - JustSmokin on 3/25/20 at 9:29 pm
[quote]So I was right though: there is no federal unemployment benefits program[/quote] Yes there is. Employers pay both federal and state unemployment taxes. [quote]The U.S. Department of Labor's unemployment insurance programs provide unemployment benefits to eligible workers who become unempl...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: $800 a week if you are laid off? - JustSmokin on 3/25/20 at 9:20 pm
no link. Heard Mnuchin talk about it at Trump's presser today. Each state has their own system and rules, so they decided to make it easy and add a flat $600 on top of what you normally get. Senate is debating the bill tonight. It'll pass. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: $800 a week if you are laid off? - JustSmokin on 3/25/20 at 9:08 pm
[quote]And for everyone down voting me for disclaiming the fed: where's my link to apply? Don't give me bs about it is in a bill. Where's my link? Cause I will apply for it right now.[/quote] The additional $600 will be issued through the state's unemployment office. You'll have to wait for them to...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: AOC warns she may force House members to return for stimulus vote - JustSmokin on 3/25/20 at 7:09 pm
[quote]That bill needs to be revised.[/quote] By whom? Senate republicans allowed this crap in the bill. House republicans can't stop it. Trump said he'll sign it....
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