Sponsored Content




Intermarkets' Privacy Policy
Support


Donate to Ace of Spades HQ!



Recent Entries
Absent Friends
Bandersnatch
GnuBreed 2024
Captain Hate 2023
moon_over_vermont 2023
westminsterdogshow 2023
Ann Wilson(Empire1) 2022
Dave In Texas 2022
Jesse in D.C. 2022
OregonMuse 2022
redc1c4 2021
Tami 2021
Chavez the Hugo 2020
Ibguy 2020
Rickl 2019
Joffen 2014
AoSHQ Writers Group
A site for members of the Horde to post their stories seeking beta readers, editing help, brainstorming, and story ideas. Also to share links to potential publishing outlets, writing help sites, and videos posting tips to get published. Contact OrangeEnt for info:
maildrop62 at proton dot me
Cutting The Cord And Email Security
Moron Meet-Ups





















ę James E. Holmes, Demented Demonic Loser Who Murdered 12 People For No Reason, Merely Given Life in Prison | Main | EMT 08/08/15 [krakatoa] Ľ
August 07, 2015

Overnight Open Thread (7 Aug 2015)

93,770,000 Americans not in the workforce. 1977 levels. Like in the Jimmah Carter years. Don't think this will help the job picture either. DHS admits new surge illegal immigrant families.


Gambling

The casino is a harsh classroom.

Iíve learned that the casino is a harsh classroom. In a thousand ways, it has taught me two main lessons: that the odds are the odds, and they will always ultimately prevail; and that the mind (and particularly the ego) is full of trickery. These tricks take myriad forms, but they share a common theme: The odds apply chiefly to others. You are special.

Russia

The Russian Who Stole Christmas. I find the question can Putin do that pretty funny. Like who is gonna stop him. Obama?

Villains

CYA Move

Yes, Schumer's announcement to oppose the Obama Iran deal is just a CYA move as he isn't going to lobby against it very hard.

In Russia...

Airline Humor

Heh. Awesome or terrifying? Southwest flightcrew plays Danger Zone on the PA system during takeoff.

Drones

Got a drone problem in your backyard and don't want to get arrested for shooting it down? Maybe sound can knock it down. Meh. I think I like the Johnny Dronehunter way better.

5 Ways The World Could End

Play At The Pump

Is the convenience of getting your Lotto tickets at the pump worth the $1 service charge? Jeez. Stupid tax indeed.

EPA

Perhaps the EPA should fine itself. While investigating pollutants at the Gold King Mine in CO, the EPA spills a million gallons of mine waste into the Animas River.

Dog Video

Tonight's ONT brought to you by Tauntaun Cookies:

Notice: Posted by permission of AceCorp LLC. Please e-mail overnight open thread tips to maet or CDR M. Otherwise send tips to Ace.

digg this
posted by CDR M at 10:03 PM

| Access Comments




Recent Comments
Alberta Oil Peon: "Just finished spraying six gallons of glyphosate o ..."

al gore, carbon credit billionaire: "For amusement factor: Collin Rugg @CollinRugg ..."

Braenyard: "78 And they said cats couldn't be trained. Post ..."

RedMindBlueState[/i][/b][/s][/u]: "[i]Ben Had! May I please join you? Posted by: ..."

Ben Had: " nurse, you honor me. ..."

redridinghood: "And they said cats couldn't be trained. ..."

Cicero (@cicero43): "[i]Lots of deer around me. My answer is an observe ..."

fd: ""Every day is a fresh new day for dogs. Posted by ..."

nurse ratched : "Ben Had! May I please join you? ..."

Braenyard: "And as quick as it started it ended. cold as a ma ..."

RedMindBlueState[/i][/b][/s][/u]: "[i]RMBS, Tuscan herb and wild mushroom sage coming ..."

Alizarin Crimson: "I think ‘ do you want to ride in the carR ..."

Recent Entries
Search


Polls! Polls! Polls!
Frequently Asked Questions
The (Almost) Complete Paul Anka Integrity Kick
Top Top Tens
Greatest Hitjobs

The Ace of Spades HQ Sex-for-Money Skankathon
A D&D Guide to the Democratic Candidates
Margaret Cho: Just Not Funny
More Margaret Cho Abuse
Margaret Cho: Still Not Funny
Iraqi Prisoner Claims He Was Raped... By Woman
Wonkette Announces "Morning Zoo" Format
John Kerry's "Plan" Causes Surrender of Moqtada al-Sadr's Militia
World Muslim Leaders Apologize for Nick Berg's Beheading
Michael Moore Goes on Lunchtime Manhattan Death-Spree
Milestone: Oliver Willis Posts 400th "Fake News Article" Referencing Britney Spears
Liberal Economists Rue a "New Decade of Greed"
Artificial Insouciance: Maureen Dowd's Word Processor Revolts Against Her Numbing Imbecility
Intelligence Officials Eye Blogs for Tips
They Done Found Us Out, Cletus: Intrepid Internet Detective Figures Out Our Master Plan
Shock: Josh Marshall Almost Mentions Sarin Discovery in Iraq
Leather-Clad Biker Freaks Terrorize Australian Town
When Clinton Was President, Torture Was Cool
What Wonkette Means When She Explains What Tina Brown Means
Wonkette's Stand-Up Act
Wankette HQ Gay-Rumors Du Jour
Here's What's Bugging Me: Goose and Slider
My Own Micah Wright Style Confession of Dishonesty
Outraged "Conservatives" React to the FMA
An On-Line Impression of Dennis Miller Having Sex with a Kodiak Bear
The Story the Rightwing Media Refuses to Report!
Our Lunch with David "Glengarry Glen Ross" Mamet
The House of Love: Paul Krugman
A Michael Moore Mystery (TM)
The Dowd-O-Matic!
Liberal Consistency and Other Myths
Kepler's Laws of Liberal Media Bias
John Kerry-- The Splunge! Candidate
"Divisive" Politics & "Attacks on Patriotism" (very long)
The Donkey ("The Raven" parody)
Powered by
Movable Type 2.64