| O-T Lounge|| More traffic problems: Walker South, 447 shut down... - wickowick on 6/18/13 at 7:02 pm|
[quote]Walker South Rd. (LA Hwy. 447) about a half mile south of I-12, near Buddy Ellis Rd., is completely shut down for a motorcycle fire. Avoid the area for now.[/quote]
Shouldn't take long to put out a fire on a bike and drag it from the road but who knows... ...
| O-T Lounge|| !-10 East Bound at Whiskey Bay (Basin Bridge): Both lanes blocked - wickowick on 6/18/13 at 8:11 am|
I just passed it west bound, car and an 18 wheeler. Cops on the scene and traffic backed up about 3 miles. Wreck isn't bad but I would take 90 if you are headed east anytime soon...
ETA, passing Butte Larose exit and it is also closed there. It looks like the police are forcing everyone off th...
| Political Talk|| BREAKING: SCOTUS rules that States cannot require voters to prove citizenship - wickowick on 6/17/13 at 9:52 am|
[link=(http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_SUPREME_COURT_VOTER_CITIZENSHIP_PROOF?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT&CTIME=2013-06-17-10-30-21)]COURT: ARIZ. CITIZENSHIP PROOF LAW ILLEGAL[/link]
| Political Talk|| Shenanigans in Colorado recall election - wickowick on 6/16/13 at 6:22 pm|
[link=(http://coloradopeakpolitics.com/2013/06/14/undercover-sting-more-videos-of-senator-girons-police-interaction-and-mysterious-bag-man-released/)]UNDERCOVER STING: More Videos Of Senator Giron’s Police Interaction And Mysterious Bag Man Released[/link]
[quote]Senator Angela Giron is in hot wa...
| Outdoor Board|| Who's eating and drinking tonight? - wickowick on 6/14/13 at 5:01 pm|
Is everyone at Neck's wedding? :dunno:
I stopped on the West Bank at the Seafood Flea Market and picket up 10 lbs of jumbo shrimp for $3.50 lb. Going to boil them. Prices ranged from $3.25 to $4.75 for some very nice shrimp. Also there were good numbers of crabs.
A you choose you drink of c...
| Food and Drink Board|| For those in South Livingston Junior's Meat Market has a sale this weekend. - wickowick on 6/12/13 at 9:04 pm|
21 day dry aged bone-in ribeyes for $9.99 lb. They are between French Settlement and Port Vincent on Hwy 16, next to the Moonlight Inn. These are some steaks that I have got from them in the past.
| Political Talk|| Obama considering resettling Syrian refugees in US - wickowick on 6/12/13 at 3:07 pm|
[quote]The Obama administration is considering resettling some refugees who have escaped war-torn Syria in the United States, a deve...
| Outdoor Board|| What was trending in guns in 1956? - wickowick on 6/12/13 at 8:55 am|
Note this is a PDF of the original magazine. [link=(http://www.gunsmagazine.com/1956issues/G0656.pdf)]GunsMagazine Jun 1956[/link]...
| Political Talk|| Black leaders not happy with immigration bill - wickowick on 6/12/13 at 8:09 am|
[quote]Several black leaders of various political persuasions have banded together to warn Congress of the harm they think the “Gang of Eight” immigra...
| Outdoor Board|| Which one of you jeep owners is this? - wickowick on 6/11/13 at 2:21 pm|
| Political Talk|| Obama must like the economy: Taps Professor as chief Economist - wickowick on 6/10/13 at 10:16 pm|
[quote]On Monday, President Barack Obama nominated Princeton University Professor Jason Furman to chair the White House Council of Economic Advisers (CEA).
"Furman is one of...
| Political Talk|| Holder refuses to answer if Congress's phones were monitored... - wickowick on 6/6/13 at 9:16 pm|
| Political Talk|| Valerie Jarrett: Eric Holder 'Will Be in His Position for Quite a While' - wickowick on 6/6/13 at 2:01 pm|
[quote]"One of the things that you learn in this business is, don't listen to rumors. You can take it from me. Obviously, I know the president pretty well. And I know the attorney general very well. and he will be in his...
| Political Talk|| So Samantha Power, the new US ambassador to the UN wants to invade Israel - wickowick on 6/5/13 at 4:12 pm|
In 2002 Samantha Power made the statement, calling for a U.S. military invasion of Israel.
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=oFdt6fjdHQw)]Video 2:32 [/link]...
| Political Talk|| Now saying the word "gun" will get you 10 days of suspension... - wickowick on 6/4/13 at 11:43 am|
[link=(http://pro.wmal-af.tritonflex.com/common/page.php?pt=WMAL+EXCLUSIVE%3A+11-Yr-Old+Suspended+From+School+For+Merely+TALKING+About+Guns&id=26543&is_corp=0)]11-Yr-Old Suspended From School For Merely TALKING About Guns[/link]
[quote]OWINGS, MD -- The father of a middle schooler in Calvert Coun...
| Outdoor Board|| FYI: Frogging Rodeo this weekend at Blind River Bar - wickowick on 6/3/13 at 9:45 am|
Looks like they moved the dates up from last year...
| Political Talk|| Why Keystone is a bad idea: from Congressman Grijalva - wickowick on 6/2/13 at 3:12 pm|
This reminds me of a Rex video...
| Outdoor Board|| For anyone with a XD, there is now a .22 conversion kit... - wickowick on 6/2/13 at 3:00 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| Parking in the Quarter tonight for Wicked and dinner. - wickowick on 6/1/13 at 2:11 pm|
We have reservations for Tableau at 6:00 (near Jackson Square), tickets for Wicked at 8:00 (Mahalia Jackson Theater.) Does anyone have any ideas for the best place to park to access both places and to keep for sweating to death moving between the two? Will a cab or horse buggy be available to move ...
| Outdoor Board|| Any OBers at the Box tailgating? - wickowick on 5/31/13 at 12:48 pm|
On my way now......
| Political Talk|| Ancient U.S. Weapon Makes a Surprise Reappearance in Syria - wickowick on 5/31/13 at 10:16 am|
[quote]Watch enough YouTube videos of the fighting in Syria, and you’ll start ...
| Political Talk|| DHS Forced to Release List of Keywords Used to Monitor Social Networking Sites - wickowick on 5/31/13 at 7:18 am|
[quote]If you are thinking about tweeting about clouds, pork, exercise or even Mexico, think again. Doing so may resul...
| Political Talk|| Banner's remorse: Britain wants its guns back - wickowick on 5/29/13 at 2:44 pm|
The pole might not be scientific but 80%, isn't that kind of like 90%....
[quote]The choices include term limits for Prime Ministers, a flat tax, a law to encourage the 'greening' of public spaces and th...
| Outdoor Board|| This is why you don't kill every snake you see. - wickowick on 5/26/13 at 8:33 pm|
Pulled from facebook...
[quote]King snake overpowering and swallowing a copperhead head first on Natchez Trace at Rocky Springs.[/quote]
| Political Talk|| Obama administration fought to keep search warrant against Rosen secret - wickowick on 5/24/13 at 9:27 pm|
[quote]The Obama Administration fought to keep a search warrant for James Rosen’s private e-mail account secret, arguing to a federal judge that the government might need...
| Political Talk|| Who still thinks there is no way possible that Fast & Furious was about the 2nd - wickowick on 5/24/13 at 7:40 am|
With all the recent scandals that have come out recently, who has changed their mind that Fast & Furious was a misguided field lever operation? The fight still continues for the withheld documents...
| Political Talk|| For those that missed the Gowdey/Schulman exchange today - wickowick on 5/22/13 at 4:09 pm|
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=KIpHuAh0sOI#!)]Video, Rep. Trey Gowdy Questions Fmr. IRS Commissioner Shulman 6:24[/link]...
| Outdoor Board|| Need a new hobby? Video of guy making an ax - wickowick on 5/20/13 at 11:49 pm|
~13 minutes. This might be the same black smith that had a video, posted here a couple of months ago, of knifes damascus knifes being made ... ...
| Political Talk|| Diane Feinstein’s husband’s company lands big high-speed rail contract - wickowick on 5/19/13 at 1:06 pm|
[quote]Because, at nearly $35,000,000 per mile, they surely had to be the cheapest:
[quote]Out of the entire universe of those who could hav...
| Political Talk|| Is this the next scandal coming? Was the WH tapping phone records of Congress - wickowick on 5/15/13 at 11:01 pm|
[link=(http://hotair.com/greenroom/archives/2013/05/15/would-you-believe-the-administration-bugged-the-phones-in-the-house-of-representatives/)]The Administration Got Phone Records of The House Of Representatives?[/link]
[quote]That’s the revelation made by California Congressman Devin Nunes, who...