| O-T Lounge|| Machete at Office Depot this evening - tigerjjs on 2/13/14 at 10:15 pm|
Tonight my husband went to Office Depot on College and the cashier told him that the actor Danny Trejo from Machete was there earlier. She checked him out and recognized him from the movie, then asked him if he was Machete and he said yes. He was even wearing a Machete t-shirt. :lol:
Must be in tow...
| O-T Lounge|| Did anyone else just get a text from Entergy? - tigerjjs on 1/27/14 at 8:09 pm|
Just got a text from Entergy saying 2100 restoration workers assembling for winter storm response. Prepare for outages that could last 3 to 5 days. WTH? ...
| Food and Drink Board|| What's your Thanksgiving Day Menu? - tigerjjs on 11/23/13 at 6:02 pm|
Sweet Potato Casserole
Green Bean Casserole
Cheesy Potato Bake
Yum yum cake (Gooey cake)
Pecan pie ...
| Off-Topic Board|| Auburn/Georgia game from 98 years ago - tigerjjs on 11/16/13 at 7:11 am|
For those who appreciate the art of sportswritng.
Long read, but worth it! SIAP...
| Food and Drink Board|| Marcona almonds at Trader Joe's - tigerjjs on 11/8/13 at 9:13 pm|
Yes, I know that those of you that have had TJ's for a while are sick of us newbies in BR, but those Marcona almonds are AWESOME!!!! I can't stop!!!!...
| O-T Lounge|| Anyone know this woman? Murder/ Suicide in BR today - tigerjjs on 10/21/13 at 9:19 pm|
[link=(http://www.wbrz.com/news/mom-daughter-and-dog-dead-in-murder-suicide/)]Is this the GI doctor by the same name in BR? [/link]
She shot the dog.... :wah:...
| Money Talk|| Wanting to switch banks-any good suggestions? - tigerjjs on 10/19/13 at 10:52 pm|
We've been with Whitney for many years. It used to be wonderful, but all of that has changed since it's been bought out. Who out there has a great bank and would recommend it? ...
| O-T Lounge|| Lottery ticket scanners in BR...do we have any? - tigerjjs on 10/10/13 at 4:19 pm|
Does anyone know if BR has any of the lottery ticket scanners? The ones where you can scan it yourself and not have to ask the check- out worker to do it for you. They always seem so annoyed when you ask them. Sometimes I don't check them for weeks and end up with 3 or 4 at a time. I know you can go...
| O-T Lounge|| Anyone see American Apparel's new t-shirt yet? - tigerjjs on 10/9/13 at 9:45 pm|
It's called 'Period Power'. I'm not going to link it, I'll let someone else have the pleasure. You can look it up. Don't quite know how to explain it other than :yack:...
| O-T Lounge|| Lots of government workers in BR - tigerjjs on 7/24/13 at 10:03 pm|
Baton Rouge has a huge government funded workforce! Did not know this. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Mystery Animal! - tigerjjs on 5/5/13 at 7:44 am|
Some animal has been sneaking around our house at night eating the cat food we have out there. I thought it was a cat or possum but now not sure. The last two nights i set up our Have a Heart trap with cat food in it and when I checked it yesterday and this morning, all the food is gone and the trap...
| Outdoor Board|| Any advice on fishing Grand Isle? - tigerjjs on 12/1/12 at 6:43 am|
I haven't been in years, but heading there tomorrow morning with a couple friends. We'll be in a 20ft. bay boat and aren't looking to go far out; just hoping to enjoy the day and maybe catch a few fish. Any good advice would be much appreciated! TIA ...
| O-T Lounge|| LA ranks 4th - tigerjjs on 9/25/12 at 4:23 pm|
I guess they're starting to listen. ...
| Outdoor Board|| Chainsaw advice - tigerjjs on 8/28/12 at 2:12 pm|
My saw is acting up. I can get it to start and run for about 10 seconds but it then starts to sputter and dies. Plug and air filter are OK. Any thoughts? It's a Poulan Pro 42cc. Thanks!...
| O-T Lounge|| Those wacky British! - tigerjjs on 5/18/12 at 9:21 pm|
I really couldn't think this up if I tried.
Anyone ordered one of these? Shipment delayed....
| O-T Lounge|| So What is a Reasonable Wait time at the MD's Office? - tigerjjs on 5/14/12 at 1:10 pm|
Inspired by the appointment thread earlier. I think 30 - 45 minutes' wait is reasonable. I'd like to be in and out in an hour or so. What say the OT?...
| O-T Lounge|| Sorry for partying, Pharmacist edition - tigerjjs on 4/13/12 at 1:35 pm|
Not too good for him....
| Food and Drink Board|| Any recommendations for a white wine with steak? - tigerjjs on 1/18/12 at 8:16 pm|
So I've developed a real problem...severe headaches with red wines. I've read a little about Rieslings and the California Chardonnays that are paired with red meats, but wanted to get some opinions from anyone who's tried this. Any good recs? ...
| SEC Rant|| Miles lays it down to Georgia - tigerjjs on 11/26/11 at 7:47 am|
"I just want you to know something," Miles said. "There would be no way this football team could come to Atlanta and not play their best. Just so you know."
Read more: http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2011/writers/andy_staples/11/25/lsu-arkansas/index.html#ixzz1eooJ08Eq
Bulldogs better be read...
| Political Talk|| Videoing the PoPo is protected under First Ammendment - tigerjjs on 9/2/11 at 12:54 pm|
| Political Talk|| China moving in on our Honey Pot - tigerjjs on 7/23/11 at 7:49 am|
Why are we letting this happen? Where's the political will to keep our rivals from weakening our energy security? ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Subway for lunch. What should I get? - tigerjjs on 4/27/11 at 9:17 am|
Never eat there. What should I get? I like peppers, onions, spices, really everything. TIA...
| Money Talk|| Any Vanguard investors? Suggestions wanted - tigerjjs on 2/19/11 at 1:36 pm|
So I have a little money in Vanguard right now, namely the Energy Fund. It's done well the past year but I'm thinking of transferring some $$ to a different fund, namely to blunt some volatility. I was looking at the Asset Allocation fund or the Balanced Index fund. Any suggestions on these, or any ...
| O-T Lounge|| Wife wants me to watch American Idol with her - tigerjjs on 1/27/11 at 3:23 pm|
| Outdoor Board|| Need help choosing a trolling motor - tigerjjs on 1/25/11 at 2:55 pm|
So I got a 19ft. bay boat recently that needs a trolling motor. I've been looking but hard to figure out exactly what I need. I want a bow mount and plan on mostly freshwater, but some saltwater fishing. The bow sits about two feet above the water. I don't need top of the line but I want something d...
| O-T Lounge|| Good mattress place around Baton Rouge - tigerjjs on 10/1/10 at 12:51 pm|
Mine's kind of wore out :pimp:. Any where with good prices on quality mattresses. Doesn't have to be brand name. TIA...
| Money Talk|| Mish: Income and sales tax revenues in Louisiana down big - tigerjjs on 7/14/10 at 1:35 pm|
Can anyone shed any light on this? Personally,I wonder if these stats are accurate or if our accounting is just slow to pull the figures together?...
| Money Talk|| Down payment on investment property - tigerjjs on 4/25/10 at 6:13 pm|
I've got my eye on a small residential investment property. Good credit, collateral, etc. Anyone know if some lenders are OK with 5% down, or is it 10% at least? TIA...
| O-T Lounge|| Does anyone know where to buy Flame Azaleas in BR? - tigerjjs on 4/18/10 at 10:05 pm|
Does anyone know where in BR I can find them? I have searched high and low and cannot find them anywhere. I have even looked in Forrest Hill to no avail. These are the bright orange ones....
| O-T Lounge|| I Hate Wal Mart (weekly thread) - tigerjjs on 3/20/10 at 9:10 am|
So I go to College Dr. Albertsons this AM.... Manager Todd greets me politely and was helpful. Cashier was friendly and professional. Prices were competitive with The Evil Empire. If you can afford to, Don't Shop at Wal Mart!!! That is, unless you Like being t...