I don't like guns; I don't like shooting them, I don't like playing with them, I don't like buying them and I don't like having them around. I do own them though because they are a tool, I feel the same way about my sledge hammer. I own guns not because it is a right but because it is a duty; I own guns to protect my… » 3/29/14 10:36pm 3/29/14 10:36pm

You are borderline on sounding seriously ignorant here, the difference between the two cases is massive. The "affluenza" case is a young, first time offender that lost control whole driving. The SxSW case is a multi-time offender who chose to run from the police. » 3/28/14 10:54pm 3/28/14 10:54pm

I lost my insurance because the rates more than doubled (on small-group small business plans, it's a fact, look it up) as a direct consequence of the ACA. I got new insurance with less coverage and nearly had to "wait out" Kidney Stones because my new deductible was so high, so no I didn't die but Kidney Stones suck, not … » 3/28/14 10:35pm 3/28/14 10:35pm

I'm reading this laying on my couch at home after a Hydrocodone and two bumps of morphine due to my latest round of Kidney stones and have had them repeatedly over the last decade. His pain wasn't a 10, at level 10 you are convulsing and vomiting from the pain and have likely lost bowl and bladder control. » 3/26/14 4:00pm 3/26/14 4:00pm

I was just thinking this, the GDP of Texas ranks 14th world-wide while Qatar is 50th and Dallas (>2), Houston (>2), San Antonio (>2), Austin, Kyle, Lubbock, Waco, El Paso, San Marcos and more all have stadiums in the waiting that don't see use during the summer! » 3/24/14 11:04pm 3/24/14 11:04pm