Happy New Year

Return to Forum

Please to add a comment.

Oldest First
  • Rameses Unchained Jan 3, 3:22 p.m.
    All Star

    Hope all the people that voted for the guy are enjoying their tax hike and Obmacare fee on the... View More

    — Posted by Rameses Unchained

    A guy I know just folded his heating and air company. Had 7 employees. It was either supply... View More

    — Posted by Unc r Hypocrits

    Are the 7 people out of work unable to find hourly contract work? I am not trying to be a... View More

    — Posted by 903 mens national championships

    You are talking about hourly people with no real skills except installing HVAC systems. The... View More

    — Posted by Unc r Hypocrits

    +$16 Trillion...and counting.

  • Rameses Unchained Jan 3, 3:21 p.m.
    All Star

    A guy I know just folded his heating and air company. Had 7 employees. It was either supply... View More

    — Posted by Unc r Hypocrits

    Are the 7 people out of work unable to find hourly contract work? I am not trying to be a... View More

    — Posted by 903 mens national championships

    You are talking about hourly people with no real skills except installing HVAC systems. The... View More

    — Posted by Unc r Hypocrits

    Gotcha. Every industry is different and I honestly know nothing about industries outside of the... View More

    — Posted by 903 mens national championships

    It's going to affect everyone, including yours. This of course is not the time and place so I will be brief on my soapbox, but things are going to happen that will have a significant effect on the economy. If govt. does not shrink, we will go in default. Moodys is about ready to pull the trigger. If we cut govt. spending, we will slide into a recession until the private sector picks it up, IMHTHO the perferable way. Unfortunately, we are on the spending track with too many freebies out there. When our bonds get downgraded, our borrowing costs go up and either there will be more taxes, or the govt. will have to lay off. You saw what happened with Greece. If we act now and suffer some immediate pain, then we will gain in the long run. It's pretty simple math.

  • All ACC Fan Jan 3, 12:23 p.m.
    Veteran

    903 is in shape as toilets will need to be cleaned no matter what state the economy is in. Good for him.....he certainly deserves it....the toilets I mean..LOLOL

  • 903 mens national championships Jan 3, 11:55 a.m.
    Sports Legend

    Hope all the people that voted for the guy are enjoying their tax hike and Obmacare fee on the... View More

    — Posted by Rameses Unchained

    A guy I know just folded his heating and air company. Had 7 employees. It was either supply... View More

    — Posted by Unc r Hypocrits

    Are the 7 people out of work unable to find hourly contract work? I am not trying to be a... View More

    — Posted by 903 mens national championships

    You are talking about hourly people with no real skills except installing HVAC systems. The... View More

    — Posted by Unc r Hypocrits

    Gotcha. Every industry is different and I honestly know nothing about industries outside of the one I work in. I hope it turns around for everyone.

  • Unc r Hypocrits Jan 3, 11:22 a.m.
    Sports Legend

    +1....too bad some don't take that whole Constitution thing seriously.

    — Posted by BattlingBishop 5

    Hope all the people that voted for the guy are enjoying their tax hike and Obmacare fee on the... View More

    — Posted by Rameses Unchained

    A guy I know just folded his heating and air company. Had 7 employees. It was either supply... View More

    — Posted by Unc r Hypocrits

    Are the 7 people out of work unable to find hourly contract work? I am not trying to be a... View More

    — Posted by 903 mens national championships

    You are talking about hourly people with no real skills except installing HVAC systems. The housing industry is still trying to recover. There is more competition between sub-contractors than I have ever seen. Builders are now switching companies to save $50 on a home being built. Their profit margins are smaller, but subs pay the price...and the buyer. I own a sub-contracting business. 4 years ago, I had 2 full-time employees and 14 custom builders using my services. Today, it's me, a part-time helper when I need him, and 2 builders using me full-time, 1-2 part-time....when they build a home. And, I've had to cut my prices to keep what I have. My bills didn't go down or disappear (truck payment, gas, insurance, cell phone, materials), just my income and profit margins. Have had to dip into personal savings several times to stay afloat. More people looking for jobs due to lay-offs, companies going out of business. Less jobs/work available due to economy. You do the math.

    And yet, this last bill to "save" us from the fiscal cliff, had billions in pork in it. It's in today's N & O, on the front page. Our elected officials don't give a D*mn about Americans in general. Even my wife is ready to leave the country, as she fears it's going to get worse, and we are both in our fifties. She says if we're going to die, we may as well be in a warm climate we love, far south of here. :-)

  • 903 mens national championships Jan 3, 10:36 a.m.
    Sports Legend

    Happy New Year to all. Welcome to the government taking more of your freedom and liberty.

    — Posted by Rameses Unchained

    +1....too bad some don't take that whole Constitution thing seriously.

    — Posted by BattlingBishop 5

    Hope all the people that voted for the guy are enjoying their tax hike and Obmacare fee on the... View More

    — Posted by Rameses Unchained

    A guy I know just folded his heating and air company. Had 7 employees. It was either supply... View More

    — Posted by Unc r Hypocrits

    Are the 7 people out of work unable to find hourly contract work? I am not trying to be a smart*ss, just wondering if they are in a situation where they have to work for a company or be completely unable to find a paycheck?

  • Rameses Unchained Jan 3, 10:00 a.m.
    All Star

    Happy New Year to all. Welcome to the government taking more of your freedom and liberty.

    — Posted by Rameses Unchained

    +1....too bad some don't take that whole Constitution thing seriously.

    — Posted by BattlingBishop 5

    Hope all the people that voted for the guy are enjoying their tax hike and Obmacare fee on the... View More

    — Posted by Rameses Unchained

    A guy I know just folded his heating and air company. Had 7 employees. It was either supply... View More

    — Posted by Unc r Hypocrits

    Yep. Recession coming.

  • Unc r Hypocrits Jan 3, 9:11 a.m.
    Sports Legend

    Happy New Year to all. Welcome to the government taking more of your freedom and liberty.

    — Posted by Rameses Unchained

    +1....too bad some don't take that whole Constitution thing seriously.

    — Posted by BattlingBishop 5

    Hope all the people that voted for the guy are enjoying their tax hike and Obmacare fee on the... View More

    — Posted by Rameses Unchained

    A guy I know just folded his heating and air company. Had 7 employees. It was either supply insurance for everyone at 40k per year or pay a penalty of 20k+ for not offering insurance. He couldn't afford either, so he's gone to work for someone else, and 7 people are now out of work. And, this is just the beginning.

  • buckets112 Jan 3, 9:02 a.m.
    Sports Legend

    i sent you an email at the gmail account

  • Rameses Unchained Jan 3, 7:03 a.m.
    All Star

    Happy New Year to all. Welcome to the government taking more of your freedom and liberty.

    — Posted by Rameses Unchained

    +1....too bad some don't take that whole Constitution thing seriously.

    — Posted by BattlingBishop 5

    Hope all the people that voted for the guy are enjoying their tax hike and Obmacare fee on the next paycheck. The rich are now "paying their fair share" according to the campaign rhetoric. Did anyone really beleive they could do any revenue increase without taxing the critical masses? Hilarious and sad all in one thought. The pork in the bill was ridiculous, especially the wind power one. Now let's see how serious the other side get's about spending cuts because the revenue side is settled...or is it? Once liberty slips on a slope, the grip is always compromised on each subsequent step due to the shoes of freedom being clogged by bureaucratic and class warefare mud.

  • Rameses Unchained Jan 3, 7:00 a.m.
    All Star

    cool...i'll hit you up tomorrow from work.

    — Posted by buckets112

    Two places in Raleigh. Davi's and Hills, Inc. Hills can be a little pricey on some things,... View More

    — Posted by Unc r Hypocrits

    Ah grasshoper, I think all is sold. Gotta know where to get on lists so it ships when it comes... View More

    — Posted by Rameses Unchained

    I don't need .223 myself. Are the supplies THAT short?

    — Posted by Unc r Hypocrits

    No, for what you have. Everything is short but just call me or I'll call you. BTW, extremely short. Obama has become the best gun and ammo salesman in the history of gun and ammo sales.

  • BattlingBishop 5 Jan 3, 6:50 a.m.
    Sports Legend

    Happy New Year to all. Welcome to the government taking more of your freedom and liberty.

    — Posted by Rameses Unchained

    +1....too bad some don't take that whole Constitution thing seriously.

  • Unc r Hypocrits Jan 2, 10:14 p.m.
    Sports Legend

    Email me at dr.feelgood1958@gmail.com as I have some possibilities for my friend Buckets.

    — Posted by Rameses Unchained

    cool...i'll hit you up tomorrow from work.

    — Posted by buckets112

    Two places in Raleigh. Davi's and Hills, Inc. Hills can be a little pricey on some things,... View More

    — Posted by Unc r Hypocrits

    Ah grasshoper, I think all is sold. Gotta know where to get on lists so it ships when it comes... View More

    — Posted by Rameses Unchained

    I don't need .223 myself. Are the supplies THAT short?

  • Rameses Unchained Jan 2, 10:13 p.m.
    All Star

    happy new year everyone. if you happen to find some .223 ammo somewhere let me know where you... View More

    — Posted by buckets112

    Email me at dr.feelgood1958@gmail.com as I have some possibilities for my friend Buckets.

    — Posted by Rameses Unchained

    cool...i'll hit you up tomorrow from work.

    — Posted by buckets112

    Thats not the email I will use so may have to get home to retrieve and then I will send you my normal email.

  • Rameses Unchained Jan 2, 10:11 p.m.
    All Star

    happy new year everyone. if you happen to find some .223 ammo somewhere let me know where you... View More

    — Posted by buckets112

    Email me at dr.feelgood1958@gmail.com as I have some possibilities for my friend Buckets.

    — Posted by Rameses Unchained

    cool...i'll hit you up tomorrow from work.

    — Posted by buckets112

    Two places in Raleigh. Davi's and Hills, Inc. Hills can be a little pricey on some things,... View More

    — Posted by Unc r Hypocrits

    Ah grasshoper, I think all is sold. Gotta know where to get on lists so it ships when it comes in to you. Only a couple places doing that. You call me and I'll hook you up because I have another possibility I will discuss with you.

  • Unc r Hypocrits Jan 2, 10:04 p.m.
    Sports Legend

    happy new year everyone. if you happen to find some .223 ammo somewhere let me know where you... View More

    — Posted by buckets112

    Email me at dr.feelgood1958@gmail.com as I have some possibilities for my friend Buckets.

    — Posted by Rameses Unchained

    cool...i'll hit you up tomorrow from work.

    — Posted by buckets112

    Two places in Raleigh. Davi's and Hills, Inc. Hills can be a little pricey on some things, but, they usually have anything you're looking for.

  • buckets112 Jan 2, 7:44 p.m.
    Sports Legend

    happy new year everyone. if you happen to find some .223 ammo somewhere let me know where you... View More

    — Posted by buckets112

    Email me at dr.feelgood1958@gmail.com as I have some possibilities for my friend Buckets.

    — Posted by Rameses Unchained

    cool...i'll hit you up tomorrow from work.

  • Rameses Unchained Jan 2, 6:30 p.m.
    All Star

    happy new year everyone. if you happen to find some .223 ammo somewhere let me know where you... View More

    — Posted by buckets112

    Email me at dr.feelgood1958@gmail.com as I have some possibilities for my friend Buckets.

  • buckets112 Jan 2, 10:59 a.m.
    Sports Legend

    happy new year everyone. if you happen to find some .223 ammo somewhere let me know where you got it.

  • Rameses Unchained Jan 2, 8:54 a.m.
    All Star

    Happy New Year to all. Welcome to the government taking more of your freedom and liberty.

  • ncstateforever Jan 1, 10:45 a.m.
    All Star

    I sincerely he everyone here have a prosperous and wonderful new year. Except for one poster, I... View More

    — Posted by Unc r Hypocrits

    Hope you have a good new year. You don't have anything to apologize for.

  • NCSU79 Jan 1, 8:23 a.m.
    Sports Legend

    Happy New Years to all you Mamma Jamma's!! My resolution is to get banned at least once! Rofl!

    — Posted by Jacob Summerz

    That's a sure bet. Derp.

  • Jacob Summerz Jan 1, 1:52 a.m.
    Bench Warmer

    Happy New Years to all you Mamma Jamma's!! My resolution is to get banned at least once! Rofl!

  • Unc r Hypocrits Jan 1, 12:22 a.m.
    Sports Legend

    To All ACC Insider, I hope you didn't take me too seriously. Have a great new year, buddy!

  • Unc r Hypocrits Jan 1, 12:11 a.m.
    Sports Legend

    lol, dang us Old people. My wife never put her kindle down, i tapped her on the\
    shoulder and... View More

    — Posted by RD n NC

    Least you got a response. :)

  • RD n NC Jan 1, 12:09 a.m.
    All Star

    As soon as 2013 popped up i said dang, just felt my paycheck drop $40

  • RD n NC Jan 1, 12:08 a.m.
    All Star

    lol, dang us Old people. My wife never put her kindle down, i tapped her on the\
    shoulder and said happy new year, she just mummbled whoohoo lol

  • Unc r Hypocrits Jan 1, 12:06 a.m.
    Sports Legend

    Happy New year Tommy, but why are you posting here instead of hugging your wife lol

    — Posted by RD n NC

    She's asleep. :(

    Hope this year brings you everything you need. Whether you want it or not. :-)

  • RD n NC Jan 1, 12:06 a.m.
    All Star

    Happy New year Tommy, but why are you posting here instead of hugging your wife lol

  • Unc r Hypocrits Jan 1, 12:02 a.m.
    Sports Legend

    Dang, I need to proofread. lol. Too much juicy juice! :)

  • Unc r Hypocrits Jan 1, 12:00 a.m.
    Sports Legend

    I sincerely he everyone here have a prosperous and wonderful new year. Except for one poster, I truly believe I could be friends with anyone and everyone here.

    Sorry for the bad me the last few weeks. Trolling is hard work and gets boring fast. I'm done with it.

    Seriously, everyone haveca G R E A T year!!!

Oldest First
  • ACC: NC State at Georgia Tech

    Tomorrow at 12:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • SEC: Arkansas at Florida

    Tomorrow at 2:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • PGA: Waste Management Phoenix Open

    Tomorrow at 3:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • Big 10: Michigan at Michigan State

    Sunday at 1:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • NHL: Hurricanes vs. St. Louis

    Tonight at 7:00 on 99.9 The Fan

  • ACC: NC State at Georgia Tech

    Tomorrow at 12:00 pm on WRAL-FM

  • NHL: Carolina Hurricanes at NY Rangers

    Tomorrow at 7:00 pm on 99.9 The Fan