| O-T Lounge|| Old Farm Equipment/Scrap Metal turned into sculptures - tigerpawl on 9/21/14 at 9:06 am|
Before you jump to conclusions (we've all seen these before).... this guy is different.... and no - it's not Photoshopped...SIAP...
| More Sports Board|| Got the itch.. Best online wagering sources - tigerpawl on 9/13/14 at 1:00 pm|
What online wagering outfits do you recommend? Betus looks interesting and user friendly... any others that work well?...
| Music Board|| Kate Davis: Beautiful, charming, sexy, sings & plays the bass. - tigerpawl on 9/10/14 at 8:01 am|
What a doll cake. A beautiful young woman that can actually do something besides look good. I'm in love!!
[i]"The music of multi-instrumentalist and vocalist Kate Davis has been turning heads in New York’s music scene since 201...
| Tech Board|| Upside/Downside of using Generic Top-level Domains .agency, .financial, etc - tigerpawl on 9/8/14 at 9:12 am|
I often wonder how functional these are (gTLDs). I understand that Google scours URL construction to keep search results relevant for the user - that should be a plus. One definite downside is to get everybody to remember what your domain is, since we all cut our teeth on .com and occasionally .net....
| Money Talk|| Tuscaloosa Marine Shale (MS): 109 Possible Wells - SEP2014 Permits - tigerpawl on 9/7/14 at 9:53 pm|
[i]"...so the total possible new unit applications are 56 with 109 possible wells."[/i]
Are we having fun yet? There were plenty of skeptics this time last year. When is the TMS declared legit? [link=(http://tmshorizons.com/index.php/tms-news/2014-news/september/new-mississippi-drilling-applicati...
| Political Talk|| Dear Laura Bush - things just haven't been the same. - tigerpawl on 9/5/14 at 11:17 am|
What scum we have in DC......
| Political Talk|| Microsoft Defies Court Order, Will Not Give Emails to US Government - tigerpawl on 9/2/14 at 8:54 am|
[b]Gates to Obama:[/b] Stick it.
[i]Despite a federal court order directing Microsoft to turn overseas-held email data to federal authorities, the software giant said Friday it will continue to withhold that information as it waits for the case to wind through the appeals process. The judge has n...
| Money Talk|| Working the Trade Show circuit - tigerpawl on 8/24/14 at 7:51 am|
At a recent trade expo for the general public and struck up a conversation with an exhibitor who was selling an upscale consumer/in-home product. It was a visually beautiful/appealing product and, yes, everybody needs it in their day to day lives. Impeccable Rolex/Mercedes/Louis Vuitton type quality...
| O-T Lounge|| It was so hot the other day that.... - tigerpawl on 8/23/14 at 9:45 am|
Heat watch this weekend. I've seen a bunch of [i]"It was so cold the other day...." [/i]one-liners, but not so much for "hot" jokes.
Any new material out there?
| Political Talk|| JFK's 10 Best Speeches - tigerpawl on 8/23/14 at 9:09 am|
Just in case you young Grasshoppers haven't seen these, it's worth a look. These are the expectations that were raised back then. I hope this helps to put into perspective how "old farts" view the current state of affairs. Have a nice day.
| Political Talk|| Handguns: Where Is ‘Open Carry’ Legal? - tigerpawl on 8/22/14 at 5:10 pm|
Texas surprises me. [link=(http://blogs.wsj.com/numbers/map-where-is-open-carry-legal-1715/?mod=e2fb)]LINK[/link]...
| Movie/TV Board|| Why no love for Portlandia? - tigerpawl on 8/22/14 at 12:07 pm|
I admit that I watch it sparingly, but this has to be the best satire I've ever seen. Credit to the editors for keeping it tight and quick. This is really a clever show, IMHO...
| O-T Lounge|| The Rise of the $$Five-Figure Bicycle - tigerpawl on 8/20/14 at 2:52 pm|
[i]"Ben Cox, owner of the Newbury Park Bicycle Shop, in Newbury Park, Calif., says [b]he sells five to 10 bikes a week at $10,000 or more[/b]. For a handful of his customers, Mr. Cox says, "there is no ceiling."[/i]
I'm sorry, but this is just stupid. I don't get it... [link=(http://bit.ly/VG5ilQ...
| Money Talk|| Is a video profile of yourself appropriate when sending resumes? - tigerpawl on 8/18/14 at 4:31 pm|
Back in the day, just the thought of including a photograph was a no-no when submitting a resume to a prospective employer. Fast forward to 2014 - with all the quick and easy technology to get it done - how would an online video profile of yourself (YouTube or Vimeo link) be perceived by the HR Depa...
| Tech Board|| Bluetooth issue with last iOS update?? - tigerpawl on 8/17/14 at 3:06 pm|
My Zagg Keyboard craps out with great regularity. The only fix is to power off my iPad Air iOS v 7.1.2 and run through the connection/pairing process from scratch. Just came from the Apple forum and saw where a lot of other non-Zagg devices are having this same issue and pint to a hiccup in the iO...
| O-T Lounge|| Name this aircraft type - from 1955 - tigerpawl on 8/17/14 at 8:27 am|
For your groggy-headed Sunday morning enjoyment..... You'll never guess...
| O-T Lounge|| TSA fires 507 Screeners since 2001 for stealing luggage - tigerpawl on 8/15/14 at 9:46 am|
[b][i]"The Wild West of Luggage Theft".[/i] [i]507 airport screeners have been fired in the U.S. for stealing from luggage over the past 13 years. The TSA has sent "bait bags" with iPads, watches and jewelry to try to catch dishonest agents.[/i][/b]
Wow... this is disturbing.:speechless: Who's th...
| Money Talk|| Alibaba.com - anybody buy from their vendors? - tigerpawl on 8/11/14 at 6:43 am|
For the longest time now, I've wanted to setup a 10 item website (K.I.S.S.) with price points from $100-$300 - with at least 50% margins (net). However, when I go to select the items for the site, seems like I get "buyers lock" and my creative juices fizzle. I need to browse/feel/touch the items. I'...
| Tech Board|| Free fonts that don't require .exe downloader or zips - tigerpawl on 8/9/14 at 8:45 am|
I'm in need of a quick font download (Century Gothic Bold) but can't find a "Free Fonts" website that doesn't require the use of a .exe download manager or a Zip folder. I'm leery of these executables and zips - for obvious reasons. Hoping someone could share a good "clean" source for these. TIA.
| Tech Board|| iPad Apps from Big Companies that just don't work - tigerpawl on 8/2/14 at 12:37 pm|
"Charter TV"... constanly locks up after 10 seconds then sarts again only to lock up again and/or goes from HD to SD and back. I have an iPad Air with latest IOS. Connection speed (speedtest.charter.com) is 31.68 MBPS. By comparison, my Amazon Instant Video works beautifully. Not sure why Charter TV...