| O-T Lounge|| Tech Board - Should I buy google glass? - lsufanintexas on 12/10/13 at 8:51 pm|
I've been given the opportunity to purchase the latest version of google glass. Should I purchase it?...
| O-T Lounge|| Got a ticket but no paper ticket - lsufanintexas on 12/8/13 at 2:51 pm|
Was driving up 35 from austin to Dallas one day a few weeks back and got stopped for a headlight that was out. Cop said it was just a "fix it" ticket where I had to just show the judge I fixed it and it would be dismissed. Well, he gave me all of my stuff back and made me sign his little digital i...
| Movie/TV Board|| WALKING DEAD TV SHOW SPOILER QUESTION?? - lsufanintexas on 12/5/13 at 9:24 pm|
Was Rick's baby girl eaten?
| O-T Lounge|| Wintergeddon is upon us!!! - lsufanintexas on 12/5/13 at 7:48 pm|
I for one will be snuggling by my electric fireplace watching the world freeze over here in Dallas. Who is with me?...
| O-T Lounge|| What is best android smartphone available from att right now? - lsufanintexas on 12/3/13 at 3:57 pm|
I need a new phone to replace my samsung note and am looking at hte choices available at ATT.com. Quite frankly, it's a bit overwhelming. What is the best/most badass android phone to get from ATT today?
| Money Talk|| How do I find investors? - lsufanintexas on 12/2/13 at 1:02 pm|
We'd like to take our business to the next level but we've reached the point were self funding won't do it.
Most angel investors I have met want to invest in the next hot tech company. We aren't that. We are niche residential service business.
If I were look for angel's or 1st stage investors...
| Political Talk|| And it begins...Mainstream media pushing elimination of presidential term limits - lsufanintexas on 11/29/13 at 5:13 pm|
| Food and Drink Board|| help needed - how to grind gizzards and livers - lsufanintexas on 11/27/13 at 9:23 pm|
Doing a dirty rice but all the store had was whole gizzards and livers. I typically use a grind from home in Louisiana but here in North Texas they just had the whole.
What is an easy way to "grind" these things?
| Movie/TV Board|| 12 years a slave. worth seeing? - lsufanintexas on 11/23/13 at 7:45 pm|
Home alone tonight and trying to figure out what movie to go see. Is 12 years a slave worthy of movie theater viewing or should I wait until its on demand?...
| Political Talk|| Should I raise hell or sit down and shut up? - lsufanintexas on 11/22/13 at 8:24 am|
Son comes home from school singing a new song. He's singing it all day long. Got a little beat to it. I finally listen to the words he's saying and it goes a little something like this.
"The earth is our mother, we should worship her. The earth is our mother, we should clean her up. The earth is...
| O-T Lounge|| Is this plagiarism? - lsufanintexas on 11/21/13 at 10:16 am|
I do some IT consulting on the side for a large multi-national. One of the employees sent out an email making tuning parameter recommendations on how best to tune an application.
Well I have been doing what I do for a while now and I recognized the recommendations from a site on the internet. Th...
| Music Board|| Musicals - Who listens to them? - lsufanintexas on 11/19/13 at 12:16 pm|
So I'm like one of the straightest dudes around but I am the biggest fan of musicals.
I'm bumping some Les Miz right now.
Who is with me?...
| Money Talk|| What is up with job candidates today? - lsufanintexas on 11/18/13 at 9:06 am|
We have posted a position for an insides sales rep.
We invited about 10 of them to interview and only 3 showed up to interview.
This has happened numerous times in the past. People don't show up for interviews. Is this a basic skill that is lost on people nowadays? Not even a call.
| Food and Drink Board|| I'm cooking gumbo today - lsufanintexas on 11/11/13 at 1:07 pm|
and I'm going to use powered seasoning in my pot including garlic powder, onion powder, etc.
Hell I may even use some pre chopped veggies from the grocery store.
What say the food board?...
| O-T Lounge|| Today has been one strange day - lsufanintexas on 11/6/13 at 4:39 pm|
Our family vehicle was totaled today by the claim person and I'm getting a huge insurance payout
A former employee, a person who we only employed for only 4 days has threatened to start his own company and compete against. He is also stalking me.
My wife is being propositioned over her cell p...
| O-T Lounge|| Has anyone dealt with Indian people at work? - lsufanintexas on 10/24/13 at 11:12 am|
First of all, I don't want this to turn into a racist thread. I'm looking for actual productive answers.
I do some contracting for a large multi-national. I am one of the only americans on the staff and the others are all Indian imports. I have been having a very hard time working with them and ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Round Steak with Red Gravy - lsufanintexas on 10/23/13 at 8:39 am|
8oz/10oz of Tomato Sauce
2 Cups Water
1. Sprinkle Meat on both sides with Salt and White Pepper
2. Heat Pan and add some oil then brown the round steak. I brown it until it's almost burnt a little. (I like the ...
| Money Talk|| Deposited money into wrong corporate bank account..what to do? - lsufanintexas on 10/22/13 at 8:07 am|
We have two separate corporate accounts for two separate businesses. My assistant put the wrong account number on a deposit she made and now the money we meant for one account. So further illustrate what happened
Account Name #1
Acccount Number #
Account Name #2
Account Number #2
| Food and Drink Board|| Looking for Gumbo Recipe with Pics - Used Pan sausage - lsufanintexas on 10/21/13 at 9:29 am|
I saw a gumbo recipe with pics thread a few days back but forgot to bookmark it. It used Pan Sausage.
That recipe looked delicious but I cannot seem to find it.
Can someone help locate it?...
| Money Talk|| should I be a strict boss right now? - lsufanintexas on 9/25/13 at 7:42 pm|
I have 2 hourly employees that are doing some work for me in Austin for the week. We got them a hotel, etc. They are using our company vehicle during this business trip. Our fleet tracking system has shown they have been to 6th street the past 2 nights. Last night I told them that our business vehi...
| Money Talk|| Related to Sales Thread - What type of compensation package is best? - lsufanintexas on 9/24/13 at 10:59 am|
I have a small business that does a niche business for residential and commercial customers. It's basically an on-call service(think Mr. Handyman/Roto Rooter) It's a high volume, low cost revenue model. We are at the point where I'd like to bring on a sales person to handle all of our incoming lead...
| O-T Lounge|| 1 day old new glasses already a scratch - lsufanintexas on 9/6/13 at 6:02 pm|
I have been more gentle with these glasses that I was with my newborns yet I already have a scratch after just one day. I bought the anti scratch coating but that did not help apparently. Do I have any recourse with the eyeglass place? Seems like the anti scratch coating has failed.
Anybody else ...
| O-T Lounge|| the whitest place in the world..i have found it - lsufanintexas on 8/31/13 at 2:33 pm|
Southlake Texas. Aweful lotta honkeys in here....
| O-T Lounge|| Best places to live in Dallas? - lsufanintexas on 8/12/13 at 6:11 pm|
I may be taking a 1 year employment contract by DFW and I am looking for good safe places to live either in that area or within a 30-40 minute commute. Any recommendations would be appreciated!...
| Money Talk|| Is my electric company .... - lsufanintexas on 8/2/13 at 3:26 am|
Screwing with me?
From June to July our electric bill shot up over 275% Went from around $80 to close to $300. I looked back on my past bills and it looks like this happens every year around the same time. Now I know June was almost as hot as July, maybe a little cooler but not 275% hotter.
| Food and Drink Board|| Shrimp Creole Recipe? - lsufanintexas on 7/27/13 at 2:32 pm|
I was curious if anyone had a good shrimp creole recipe and if they wouldn't mind sharing it?
Thanks in advance!!...
| Money Talk|| Does this sound expensive? 20 year term life insurance - lsufanintexas on 6/15/13 at 12:33 am|
I currently have a 1.7 MIL 20 year Term policy with state farm.
Right now my annual is about $2,047.
Does that sound about right or am I getting bent over a barrel on this?...
| Money Talk|| End of job paycheck question - lsufanintexas on 6/14/13 at 11:02 pm|
I'm probably asking a stupid question but here goes.
Let's say I get paid on the 1st and the 15th. If I plan on leaving my job at the end of the month, this month, will I just get 1 pay check or 2 on the 1st of July?
I think I am just getting 1 but I can't recall if when working a...
| Food and Drink Board|| My adventures at New York Pizzeria - lsufanintexas on 6/10/13 at 7:31 am|
So my family goes to the local New York Pizzeria last night. We order the 28" pizza just on a whim and to do something fun as a family. We ask that 1/2 be cheese, 1/4 be italian sausage, and 1/4 be pepperoni. The waitress tells me that she doesn't believe we can do that so I ask her to go ask th...
| Movie/TV Board|| The Prototype Trailer - lsufanintexas on 5/23/13 at 1:53 pm|
Looks pretty good.