| Outdoor Board|| Grass Seed - Seeking advice from those w/ experience - Dusty Bottoms on 3/20/12 at 1:07 pm|
Just bought zenith zoysia seed to replace rye grass when it dies off. I spread the rye seed with no prep work and didn't cover or water it last fall and it came up fine.
The zoysia bag has instructions a page long about prepping the ground and covering the seed 1/4" of topsoil and then covering ...
| Help Board|| Obama Fundraising Ad - Dusty Bottoms on 2/21/12 at 12:08 pm|
I just saw one on the money board. Chicken, please do something about this. I feel violated....
| Movie/TV Board|| How I met your mother - Dusty Bottoms on 2/13/12 at 1:33 pm|
Watched this religiously for years, but lately, it seems to have completely lost its luster. My wife and I deleted last week's episode half-way through.
Is it just my imagination? Should we hang in there?...
| Money Talk|| The good news: 15 yr mortgage rate is... - Dusty Bottoms on 8/4/11 at 12:11 pm|
3.5% no/no today. I'm seriously thinking about pulling the trigger....
| Outdoor Board|| Vegetable Garden Pics - Dusty Bottoms on 5/12/11 at 1:25 pm|
With some already in harvest mode and others getting close, I am really itching to see what the OB'ers are growing out there. Post yours, and let's hand out some green thumb awards...
I nominate LSULEFTY and DOWNSOUTHTIGER as judges....
| Money Talk|| Fed Policy & Mortgage Rates - Dusty Bottoms on 12/7/10 at 8:57 am|
I know that the Fed is attempting to keep borrowing rates low through its QE2 policy, which I believe is supposed to last through at least early Spring. However, it seems their strategy is facing increasing headwind the past few weeks, with rates rising pretty markedly.
For those more schooled i...
| Money Talk|| Tax Question - Federal Retirement Annuity as Alimony Received - Dusty Bottoms on 2/22/10 at 10:15 am|
Doing taxes for the mother-in-law, who divorced in late 2008. She is receiving a portion of her ex-husband's federal retirement (FERS annuity) as alimony.
FERS annuities are not generally taxable in our state. However, would hers be taxable as [u]alimony[/u]?...
| More Sports Board|| Carpenter just hit a grand slam! - Dusty Bottoms on 10/1/09 at 12:14 pm|
Separately...Give this man the Cy Young....
| Tiger Rant|| Tiger Tour - Jackson - Dusty Bottoms on 4/2/09 at 10:20 am|
Has anyone heard why the Jackson stop will not happen this year? Got a curious letter yesterday that there will be a meeting by the local chapter "to discuss the matter."
This stop has always been well-attended by central MS and NE LA tiger fans....
| Tiger Rant|| Greatest Individual Performance in Tiger Stadium? - Dusty Bottoms on 8/7/08 at 11:58 am|
The Chuck vs. Cecil question got me thinking, what is the greatest individual performance I've seen in Tiger Stadium.
The two that come to mind for me are Cecil vs. Auburn and (unfortunately) Alexander running for 2 miles against our D....