| O-T Lounge|| Real world home automation reviews? - bryso on 12/10/13 at 6:59 pm|
I bought some a [link=(http://www.belkin.com/us/Products/home-automation/c/wemo-home-automation/)]Belkin Wemo[/link]from amazon because it was on sale for cheap and wanted to play with the system. It worked great for about 30 minutes then went to shite and I could never get it to work right again. ...
| Money Talk|| Should I close a Sears CC - bryso on 12/3/13 at 12:38 am|
I opened a sears CC on Black Friday to take advantage of 10% points + 5% deal they had on appliances. I plan on paying the card off tomm when I pick up the appliances. I will also likely spend the points on Christmas gifts.
Should I cancel the card ASAP or just leave it open? I have no plans ...
| Money Talk|| Stock Trading Research - bryso on 10/23/13 at 4:27 pm|
Are there any tools out there to research what mutual funds / etfs have traded XYZ stock each day?
So basically enter the ticker and it shows you who has the top holdings along with what firms have traded it that day and what % of their holdings that equates to?
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| Want to Trade: Two LSU v Bama tickets for Two LSU v A&M tickets. - bryso on 10/7/13 at 4:56 pm|
Not sure of the section of the Bama tickets (they are at home) but I know they are in the uppers.
Lets do a deal. ...
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| Need hotel for UGA - bryso on 9/25/13 at 7:38 pm|
Let me know if you have one to drop. ...
| Money Talk|| Drawbacks of Mint.com - bryso on 9/19/13 at 12:15 am|
I love Mint but over the last few months I have noticed a ton of issues with it that just don't seem to ever get fixed. I think Intuit has basically cut the budget way back on Mint which is really a poor decision on their part... because I think it is the future of basic household budgets and reall...
| Food and Drink Board|| Konriko Seasonings - bryso on 9/1/13 at 11:57 pm|
What's the overall opinion of Konriko seasonings? I have a can of their chipotle and its top notch. I remember buying it but I had no idea they have cajun seasoning roots.
How does their other stuff compare to the mainstream Tony's?...
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| WTB: 4 to LSU v UF - bryso on 8/7/13 at 10:16 am|
Lower bowl preferred... don't have to be together. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Baton Rouge dry cleaning specials? - bryso on 6/4/13 at 5:37 pm|
Anyone got hot tips on dry cleaning? I've been taking stuff to keans but the bank is calling my HELOC so I need to find a better deal. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Wreck on I-10/190? - bryso on 5/17/13 at 8:58 am|
Is the interstate or 190 shut down because of a truck wreck?...
| O-T Lounge|| Forgotten Amazon Items? - bryso on 4/28/13 at 4:47 pm|
Recently I have had two items that just never shipped from Amazon when I order them. I have amazon prime so it says in stock, 2 day shipping yada yada.
The first item just sat in my "open" orders section. So I canceled it and re-ordered. It shipped instantly.
The 2nd item was ordered ove...
| O-T Lounge|| Clean up your email inbox with Unroll.me - bryso on 4/11/13 at 9:00 pm|
Just found this site... not bad... Told me I had 91 email subscriptions.... Cut it in half... It works well with gmail.
| Money Talk|| American Express Blue Reward Question - bryso on 2/14/13 at 8:51 pm|
It seems that I am not getting my 6% on groceries for most of my purchases.
I shop at 3 stores for groceries.
I have had my card for roughly 3 months now and my reward balance for these stores is only showing a fraction of what I have spent.
any ideas? ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Zatarain's Frozen Meals - bryso on 1/25/13 at 12:18 pm|
Don't know how long these have been out.. but albertsons had them on sale for $3.30 the other day so I bought 1 of just about everyone they had... some looked better than others.
Have to admit for a frozen meal its the best i have ever had....
| Money Talk|| Take home pay for a teacher in East Baton Rouge area. - bryso on 1/4/13 at 10:48 am|
Can anyone give me a rough estimate of what the take home pay in EBR is for a teacher?
I know they make roughly 43k before taxes/retirement/benefits/etc.
So what does the number work out to per-month after all that?
| Outdoor Board|| Summary of the 2013 gun ban. - bryso on 12/27/12 at 6:05 pm|
Not sure if this has been posted. I will try to update it as this move through the overreaching leech that is our government.
[link=(http://www.feinstein.senate.gov/public/index.cfm/assault-weapons)]Feinstein Gun Ban Summary[/link]
[b]Protects legitimate hunters and the rights of existing gun...
| Outdoor Board|| Long Range Target Shooting - bryso on 12/23/12 at 10:13 pm|
Does anyone on this board have a sweet long range setup... I got to shoot a guys Savage 10/110 in .338 lapua this weekend. He had a Night Force scope... it was a sweet setup.
We blew some balloons up took a few shots from around 700 yards... never hit them but it was damn fun... When we were sh...
| Food and Drink Board|| Double Smoked Ham: Grayson's BBQ - bryso on 12/13/12 at 5:06 pm|
Add this to your xmas menu if you traditionally do a ham.
This thing is a 9/10
and very well priced. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Baton rouge sucks ass - bryso on 12/12/12 at 5:51 pm|
The interstate shuts down and the whole place is grid lock. frick off nimby's and build a loop.
This is a joke and the "leaders" should be embarrassed. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Please tell me someone is DVR'ing WBRZ news right now. - bryso on 12/10/12 at 7:37 pm|
Because you have to upload the guy with TWO bluetooth headsets on to youtube.
| O-T Lounge|| Design of safety cables on interstate. - bryso on 12/8/12 at 11:26 am|
This is a spin off from the other thread but I had a discussion about it on the way back from Nola last week.
Why are the cables not in the center of the median? They are always closer to one side or the other.
My only explanation was so they put gaps in them with out creating an opening tha...
| Money Talk|| Amazon Associates: Earn Fees From Amazon - bryso on 12/3/12 at 10:15 pm|
Digging around and found this... Does anyone know more about it?
[quote]Amazon has an affiliates prog...
| Money Talk|| Betterment.com Review - bryso on 11/29/12 at 3:22 pm|
Has anyone used this?
I saw an ad for it on my mint account... thinking about giving it a god... Seems like a poor mans hedge fund. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Those of you that work from home: What do you do? and list some tools you use - bryso on 11/27/12 at 7:28 pm|
[i]this is a spin off from thread about building a home office.[/i]
I notice that a ton of people say they work form home... I am curious as to what you do and how you do it... primarily if you work for a company and not yourself. Be as specific as possible... without outing yourself.
| Food and Drink Board|| Best of the west lump - bryso on 11/26/12 at 6:28 pm|
Was in a pinch a few weeks ago and had buy some of this. It makes royal oak look like a wolf oven.
Flair ups, tons of ash, hard to start, tons od small chips, all around PITA. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Is the movie industry using Louisiana less? - bryso on 11/23/12 at 9:37 pm|
I have heard A few rumors from unrelated people that the movie industry is getting tired of dealing with LA in regards to tax credits and other issues... So they have moved on to other states like GA...
Any truth to this?...
| O-T Lounge|| AC Repair cost for car - bryso on 11/19/12 at 6:30 pm|
Whats the avg repair cost for a compressor on a Honda/Acura?
| Food and Drink Board|| Will anywhere in baton rouge grind a few lb of brisket. - bryso on 11/16/12 at 4:48 pm|
Would like to do burgers tonight and want to try a brisket mix.. Don't want the whole brisket tho Just enough for a few burgers. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Freelance Abstractor in Baton Rouge - bryso on 11/15/12 at 10:07 pm|
Does anyone know of a freelance abstractor in baton rouge that can basically be on call for jobs.
I go to the court house about once a month to dig something up... it typically takes me way longer than it should because i dont know what i am doing.. Anyway on my trips i notice the same people.. s...
| O-T Lounge|| Logistics of the Baton Rouge Sewer Upgrade. - bryso on 11/15/12 at 8:36 pm|
So. I use Valley Street to get off of College drive and get over I10 just about daily.
They have been working on what i can only assume is a lift station right behind the firestation for a good while now. Well recently I noticed a ton of pipe on the north side of I-10 that looks like it will st...