| Money Talk|| ARM or Fixed? - purpngold on 9/18/14 at 12:28 pm|
Looking to buy 2 bedroom condo in LSU area for daughter and roommate in the $150k range. Have $35k cash for down payment and closing. Plan to sell it after she's done in about 5 years.
Should I go with a 15 yr fixed loan at 3% rate / $4108 closing and $801 mo. payment
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| need parking pass for ULMonroe game - purpngold on 9/1/14 at 9:32 pm|
Looking for a parking pass for the LSU/ULM game, preferably in 202, 203, 204, 207 or 303 zone.
| Political Talk|| If Vitter is elected governor... - purpngold on 8/17/14 at 3:48 pm|
whom do you think he'll appoint to finish out his term? Obviously, the appointee will then have an advantage in the 2016 election.
If Cassidy defeats Landrieu, would/should he consider appointing Maness?...
| Political Talk|| AP U.S. History curriculum - purpngold on 8/7/14 at 9:47 am|
The author of [link=(http://www.wnd.com/2014/08/u-s-history-takes-drastic-left-turn-this-fall/)]this article[/link] warns of a "leftist" bias in the newly written curriculum for the AP U.S. History course taught in high schools for college credit.
| O-T Lounge|| Pre-divorce legal advice - purpngold on 7/30/14 at 9:30 pm|
My sister just left my house after telling me that she will be divorcing her husband of 25 years upon learning he's been in a relationship with another woman for several months. They have two adult children.
I told her to immediately transfer everything from their joint bank account into her per...
| Tiger Rant|| Day of the LSU/UW game. What's your plan? - purpngold on 7/24/14 at 12:15 pm|
For those of you who are not setting up a tailgate, what do you plan to do before heading into Reliant? Walk around tailgate area just taking in the ambience with expendable ice chest or hang out in the air conditioned bars/pubs near Rice?
| O-T Lounge|| Sports cards in Mandeville/Covington - purpngold on 6/18/14 at 11:51 am|
With my son for a ray guy punting camp in Covington. Where in Covington / Mandeville area can I find a sports card shop? If not a card shop, ideas on where to find a mini raiders helmet?...
| Tiger Rant|| TQuinn Dunk - purpngold on 5/7/14 at 9:00 am|
Sorry for video quality. Was recorded by one of his teammates and sent to me in a text message.
| Money Talk|| What to do with half mill? - purpngold on 4/26/14 at 10:51 am|
Father in law just called me complaining that he's only getting less than half a percent on his money in a credit union savings account. He and his wife are in their lower 80s. Six kids. Wants to know what else he could do with his money to gain more interest but with very little risk. Both are ...
| O-T Lounge|| Real Estate industry summer job - purpngold on 4/20/14 at 9:54 pm|
One of my sons is in the early stages of working towards becoming a real estate appraiser. Any ideas on where he could look for summer job opportunities in real estate/appraisal industries? Not qualified yet to work as an appraiser apprentice....
| O-T Lounge|| Best military jobs? - purpngold on 4/4/14 at 12:52 pm|
One of my sons (jr in h.s.) has recently expressed an interest in the military. Strengths are math/science. Enjoys working/fixing/piddling with electrical/electronic/mechanical things. Technologically proficient. Took the ACT recently and waiting for the score. If he applied himself, I'm expect...
| Fark Board|| need help with simple image - purpngold on 1/14/14 at 9:37 pm|
I'd like only the Beta symbol without the square background.
| O-T Lounge|| Where to stay in San Fran - purpngold on 12/29/13 at 1:45 pm|
Bringing wife (no pics) for 4 night mini vacation.
Using priceline/4+ stars
Looking for safe area with decent pubs within walking distance....
| LSU Recruiting Board|| TQ's highlight video - purpngold on 12/18/13 at 12:28 am|
I've watched almost every game in which he's played for the past four years. I can't remember a game that I didn't at least once stand up with both hands up and say, "how tha hell did he do that?"
| O-T Lounge|| Any real estate appraisers here? - purpngold on 12/11/13 at 2:32 pm|
One of my sons is a h.s. senior and undecided on a major. Visited briefly with a local residential appraiser and he's interested in finding out more about the profession. He's a strong student, qualified for full TOPS scholly and plans to attend LSU. Any advice on degrees, certifications, interns...
| Outdoor Board|| new puppy training book - purpngold on 11/14/13 at 2:51 pm|
In a weak moment, I gave in and allowed my 17 yr old son to get a puppy that will more than likely stay inside. It's about 3-4 months old, pure bred lab. Appears to have a very good, calm disposition. Was saved from the pound, not housebroken. Which book(s), website do you recommend for properly...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| Punter Recruit - purpngold on 10/30/13 at 10:26 pm|
Just put together a highlight clip of my son who punts for Barbe High. He's hoping to be offered by a small D1 or D2. Having a pretty decent year so far...
40.5 yards per punt average
Longest: 53 yards
9 Caught or downed inside opponent's 20
| O-T Lounge|| teacher union leader salaries - purpngold on 10/7/13 at 4:35 pm|
Any idea how much the Executive Director/President of the LAE (Michael Walker Jones) and LFT (Steve Monaghan) make?...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| punters - purpngold on 9/30/13 at 8:53 am|
My son is the punter for Barbe and is having a relatively good year. After 10 punts in 4 games, he's averaging 40 yds/punt with 3 touchbacks and 3 caught/downed inside the opponent's 20. Longest is 53 yds. He's had very little coaching in terms of technique/mechanics so I think there's a little u...
| O-T Lounge|| lawyers of the OT - purpngold on 9/23/13 at 4:38 pm|
A coworker's daughter (no pics) backed into a guy's parked car bumper in a parking lot. She left a note with her phone number. A few days later, he calls her with a quote of about $1300. My coworker tells her to meet up with the guy to take a picture of the damage. By that time, the dent in the ...