Posts Categorized: Open Thread

The dumbest man in the universe

The dumbest man in the universe

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As everyone knows, Superbowls come by every day. The science is settled. Pete Carroll is the dumbest man in the universe. Lots of time left, a timeout left, a “beast” running back, the ball on nearly on the goal line. IDIOT. FREAKING IDIOT! Makes you wonder if Carroll sold out to his former boss Kraft…. Read more »

Floppin’ Aces Annual International Talk Like a Pirate Day Open Thread

Floppin’ Aces Annual International Talk Like a Pirate Day Open Thread

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Ahoy thar mateys! Today be International Talk like a pirate day. This be an open thread. So speak your piece and talk about anythin’ you wish. Just be sure and end your comment post with at least an “Aaarrr…” Wednesday, President Obama once again telegraphed t’ ISIS what is Ahoy!posedly off t’ table. Why be… Read more »

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Floppin’ Aces Annual International Talk Like a Pirate Day Open Thread

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‘Tis t’ annual international talk like a pirate day here at Floppin’ Aces- somewhat o’ a tradition, I suppose.

This be an open thread for ye band o’ scurvy scallywags t’ link t’ tales that interest you; and discuss whatever t’ hell ye want. T’ only request be that ye form yer sentences in piratese; or at t’ least, end some sentences in at least one hearty “aaar!”

How do you know if you are a Pirate? You don’t, you just AAARRRRRGH!


Romney/Obama Debate Open Thread

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The third and final debate is tonight at 9pm EST. A few topics to consider in this open thread is what is missing from tonight’s topics:

So two-thirds of the debate will be about the Greater Middle East. Two-thirds. Schieffer has generously allowed that China and Tomorrowland the entire Pacific Rim should get fifteen minutes. Here are the following areas and topics that apparently won’t be discussed:


Weekly Open Thread – Obama’s Economy Edition

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Officially, the recession ended two and a half years ago. President Obama tells us the economy has been moving in the right direction since June 2009.

Few will take solace in that statistic. Americans are suffering. For nearly three years, nearly one in 10 have been out of work. Almost double that number are either underemployed—working part time when they would rather be full time—or have simply given up looking.