| Tech Board|| Help with new modem and router setup - Powerman on 2/11/16 at 12:41 pm|
I'm ditching ATT Uverse service here all together and opting for a cheaper and faster cable service (200 Mbps download, current service is 45 Mbps and is 20 more a month than the new service) I was planning on the ARRIS SURFboard SB6141 DOCSIS 3.0 for the modem Need some advice on the router. ...
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| Money Talk|| Help with state tax issue - Powerman on 2/10/16 at 11:24 am|
Here is my current situation Resident of Texas. Also working in Texas. However the job that I'm assigned to is being run out of a satellite office in Louisiana. I was under the impression that since I was both living and working in the state of Texas I didn't owe any LA income tax (seems rea...
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| Food and Drink|| Making a trip to Lafayette area next Wed - Powerman on 2/9/16 at 3:02 pm|
Will be spending the night and probably returning home shortly after lunch on Thursday Where would be a good spot to grab a few beers and get some food around happy hour time?...View Topic - Replies (6)
| Political Talk|| Defund planned parenthood - get more poor people - Powerman on 2/4/16 at 11:35 am|
Not really that surprising http://www.latimes.com/science/sciencenow/la-sci-sn-planned-parenthood-texas-births-20160203-story.html [quote]The state of Texas’ sustained campaign against Planned Parenthood and other family planning clinics affiliated with abortion providers appears to have led t...View Topic - Replies (29)
| Tiger Rant|| Opening weekend (football) will be a big test for SEC West teams - Powerman on 1/24/16 at 1:53 pm|
LSU vs Wisconsin Bama vs USC AU vs Clemson Ole Miss vs Florida State TAMU vs UCLA 5 of 7 teams playing pretty high profile out of conference games that weekend. Should be an exciting weekend to start the season. :cheers:...View Topic - Replies (7)
| Tech Board|| Looking for recommendations on a good universal remote - Powerman on 1/24/16 at 8:35 am|
Definitely needs to be one that can control XBox One as well My current set up is pretty basic TV, Soundbar 3 inputs are ATT-Uverse Cable, Nexus Player, Xbox One Was thinking of jumping the cable input to the Xbox One and just using their guide as opposed to the ATT setup. Is there a ...
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| LSU Recruiting|| 19 of 22 commits are ESPN 300 players - ties record - Powerman on 1/22/16 at 2:18 pm|
Does anyone know who previously had the record? I'm curious how that class turned out. And it appears a strong chance it could be broken. :cheers:...
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| Political Talk|| Not a Trump supporter - but an interesting observation - Powerman on 1/21/16 at 1:34 pm|
Trump is obviously a pretty good politician and he's killing all of these career politicians So what does that say about the competency of all the career politicians? Cruz, Rubio, Bush? Are they just all that incompetent that an outsider can come out of nowhere and crush them all?...View Topic - Replies (13)
| Political Talk|| 2015 - Hottest year in recorded history - Powerman on 1/20/16 at 10:03 am|
[quote]Two American government agencies, NASA, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, and NOAA, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, compile separate analyses of the global temperature, based upon thousands of weather stations and ocean buoys scattered around the world. ...View Topic - Replies (40)
| Food and Drink|| Nassim Taleb on food preferences - Powerman on 1/18/16 at 10:20 am|
I tend to agree with some of this to an extent [quote] When people get rich, they lose control of their preferences, substituting constructed preferences to their own, triggering their own misery. And these are the preferences of those who want to sell them something (a skin-in-the-game problem as...View Topic - Replies (7)
| Tiger Rant|| Derek Dooley a viable rb coach candidate? - Powerman on 1/14/16 at 8:59 pm|
Currently wr coach at Dallas....View Topic - Replies (8)
| Food and Drink|| Viral food videos on social media - Powerman on 1/14/16 at 4:06 pm|
If any of you have a facebook I'm sure you've seen things like the "tasty" videos that people tend to share. Or buzzfeed food (I really can't tell the difference between the 2) Anyway, is it just me or do these recipes just appeal to the white trash crowd? None of them seem to be any good or ev...View Topic - Replies (15)
| Tiger Rant|| ESPN Writer predicts LSU to win SEC and play for national championship - Powerman on 1/13/16 at 9:21 pm|
http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/113325/bold-sec-predictions-for-2016 [quote]4. LSU will win the SEC ... and play for the national championship: I just can't get over the talent coming back in Baton Rouge and the fact quality defensive coordinator Dave Aranda is taking over a defense packed ...View Topic - Replies (17)
| More Sports|| Question about college football stats - Powerman on 1/12/16 at 2:11 pm|
In some years bowl stats are counted and in some years they aren't. Why can't they get this consistent? And why can't they just recalculate based on either metric?...
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| Tiger Rant|| Random interesting stat - 0 4th down carries for Fournette this year - Powerman on 1/12/16 at 2:06 pm|
Thought that was interesting given how good of a player is and how Miles has at least in the past had a want to go for it on 4th down....View Topic - Replies (2)
| LSU Recruiting|| How are we looking on Kristian Fulton? - Powerman on 1/12/16 at 10:39 am|
I see he's a very highly rated CB that has a visit on the 15th (ESPN has him rated higher than Savion Smith FWIW)...
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| Tiger Rant|| How big do you think Key will get going into next year? - Powerman on 1/1/16 at 8:18 am|
He looked like a monster in the bowl game. Some think he could stand to pack on some more weight. I think he would be elite at about 250 but that's a lot of muscle to add in one year...View Topic - Replies (6)
| Political Talk|| Trump tax plan = more freeloaders - Powerman on 12/22/15 at 3:29 pm|
http://www.wsj.com/articles/analysis-of-trumps-tax-plan-shows-big-cuts-in-taxes-federal-revenue-1450807194 [quote] The Republican presidential contender’s plan, which would cut tax rates and [b]push millions of households off the income tax rolls[/b], would lower federal revenue by 22%, requiring ...View Topic - Replies (21)
| More Sports|| What will Peyton Mqnning's legacy ultimately be? - Powerman on 12/22/15 at 1:23 pm|
A few years back I thought he would go down as the greatest of all time. Now I'm not convinced. I think had he hung it up before this season he would be more well remembered. I think this season will tarnish his legacy as a greedy player who cared more about his legacy than the team. He had no...
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| Food and Drink|| Some food porn pics from my Cali trip - Powerman on 12/22/15 at 10:33 am|
Just went for a few days and probably ate as much as I normally do in a full week if not more. There are a lot of pics so I'll try to keep them in separate posts. Unfortunately my phone died on me at the first restaurant so I was only able to get 2 pics. So disclaimer - for the others I just p...View Topic - Replies (5)