| O-T Lounge|| New Orleans Mardi Gras 1907 - redstick13 on 3/14/14 at 3:18 am|
Came across this pic and thought I would share.
| O-T Lounge|| People's account of what the world would have been like without WWI - redstick13 on 3/13/14 at 9:32 pm|
[quote]All Things Considered has been underlining the war's historical importance by imagining the world if it had never happened: How would politics, science, literature and music have been different without that conflict?
We asked listeners to carry this idea of a counterfactual history and rec...
| O-T Lounge|| Most downloaded book by state - redstick13 on 3/12/14 at 9:18 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| Happy International Woman's Day - redstick13 on 3/8/14 at 4:04 pm|
To the ladies of the OT. :cheers:...
| O-T Lounge|| Poisoning Random People's Cats and Dogs - redstick13 on 3/4/14 at 1:59 pm|
What sort if POS does something like this? We are having to rush our dog to the vet from a likely poisoning. Called the police and found out there has been a rash of poisonings in our area with a couple deaths....
| Outdoor Board|| Fricking herd of deer just creeped me out - redstick13 on 2/22/14 at 7:41 pm|
Sitting in my living room watching TV with the blinds open. All of a sudden I start seeing big shadows in the windows. I couldn't tell what it was until I got up and looked closer. Herd of 12 deer. Bastards are still out there just hanging out.
We've been on alert because we have a mountain lion ...
| O-T Lounge|| Does anyone use a jump rope anymore? - redstick13 on 2/16/14 at 11:13 am|
Thinking of getting one for traveling to get in cardio when other options aren't available. I can't remember the last time I saw someone using one.
| O-T Lounge|| Colorado Snow Bonanza - redstick13 on 1/31/14 at 8:28 am|
For any of you OTers lucky enough to be here right now we just got pummeled with pow. I skied in 6 inches of freshies yesterday and 10 more inches feel last night. I can't wait to carve a run today.
| O-T Lounge|| Flight canceled and I am stuck in Chicago - redstick13 on 1/24/14 at 5:27 pm|
I highly recommend staying in the airport hilton should you find yourself in a similar situation. Russian waitresses in lingerie are serving drinks. ...
| O-T Lounge|| 10 worst used vehicles - redstick13 on 1/19/14 at 1:19 am|
[quote]10. Volkswagen New Beetle (automatic transmission issues and cheap interior components; diesel models with 5-speed manuals are by far the best powertrain option.)
| O-T Lounge|| Drunk Tries to Snuff Out Eternal Flame - redstick13 on 1/15/14 at 4:11 pm|
[quote]A drunken man has been arrested for trying to put out the eternal flame beneath the Arc de Triomphe monument in Paris, police say.
The man was held on Tuesday evening after running towards the flame with a fire extinguisher in hand.
Police said he admitted trying to snuff out the flame....
| O-T Lounge|| Fatties getting the flu - redstick13 on 1/10/14 at 4:02 pm|
[quote]Nearly half of all adults hospitalized nationwide for flu so far this season have been obese, much higher than in other recent flu seasons, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.[/quote][link=(http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2014/01/10/influenza-hospitalization...
| O-T Lounge|| See where you fall on the Global Fat Scale - redstick13 on 1/2/14 at 7:06 pm|
I'm the equivalent of someone in Gabon.
| O-T Lounge|| How long does the typical new year's resolution last? - redstick13 on 1/1/14 at 9:57 am|
Tiny gym at my work is full of fatties today. I usually have the place all to myself when I wake up....
| O-T Lounge|| 70 Injured in Fish Attack - redstick13 on 12/27/13 at 1:23 am|
[quote] Their Christmas Day did not go as planned.
About 70 people were injured Wednesday when a swarm of carnivorous fish attacked at a beach near the city of Rosario, on the Parana River, Argentina's state-run Telam news agency reported.
It described the fish as a relative of the piranha.
| O-T Lounge|| My celebrity CSB for today - redstick13 on 11/7/13 at 1:15 pm|
Just boarded a flight out of Aspen with Kurt Russell.
| O-T Lounge|| Anyone Else Get Paid a Visit from Jehovah's Witnesses Today? - redstick13 on 11/4/13 at 5:19 pm|
I will give them this, they have no fear of big pissed off barking dogs. Those LDS people either. The Jehovah peeps are embracing technology. Their new pamphlets have bar codes.
Yes I know CSB....
| O-T Lounge|| deutschland delete - redstick13 on 10/30/13 at 4:52 pm|
[quote]My journey to Lake Providence started with a poll.
Readers of this column voted for me to cover income inequality as part of my Change the List project, which focuses on pushing for social change in places that fall at the bottom of an index or ranking. With 32,000 votes tallied, America's r...
| O-T Lounge|| The Face of Mercury Poisoning - Minamata Disease - redstick13 on 9/21/13 at 7:54 am|
I was watching a show on BBC this morning on the rising mercury levels in Indonesia and they showed some clips from Minimata, Japan. First I had heard of it and found this video of it online.
It's pretty freaky.
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ihFkyPv1jtU)]The Minimata Story[/link]...
| O-T Lounge|| Train Tracks West of Denver Suspended in Air - redstick13 on 9/20/13 at 6:51 am|
[quote]GLENWOOD SPRINGS — At least one stretch of rails west of Denver was washed out by recent torrential rains in the region, interrupting train travel from Denver to the west for an unknown amount of time, officials said on Wednesday.
A stretch of train tracks that once crossed a ravine called...
| O-T Lounge|| Ex-NFL Star Watches Home Trashed Live via Twitter - redstick13 on 9/19/13 at 2:26 am|
[quote]Former NFL offensive lineman Brian Holloway initially thought the Twitter photos showing young people partying at his family's second home in upstate New York were a hoax. Then he saw pictures of teenagers standing on the dining room table he bought with his Super Bowl bonus.
| O-T Lounge|| Voice box woman in anti-smoking ads dies - redstick13 on 9/17/13 at 2:41 am|
[quote]ATLANTA (AP) — A North Carolina woman featured prominently in a graphic government ad campaign to get people to stop smoking died Monday of cancer.
Terrie Hall died at a hospital in Winston-Salem, N.C., federal officials said. She was 53.[/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| LC People Please Gather - redstick13 on 8/10/13 at 10:11 am|
I have to hit up some schools for work in Houston and Lafayette later this month. I plan to spend about 5 days in the Chuck visiting family and friends.
I haven't been home in around 6 years. I could use some tips on where I can get my food fix and some dives to hit up outside of the casinos.
| Outdoor Board|| Diesel Outboard Motors - redstick13 on 8/10/13 at 9:59 am|
I was just taking a bored stroll around the offshore rig I am working on and noticed while walking by the dingy that it had a diesel outboard engine on it.
When did these contraptions come to be and are they worth a damn?...
| Music Board|| Listening to Sean Costello lately - redstick13 on 8/8/13 at 8:21 am|
I had never really heard of him until after his passing in 2008. Regret I didn't know about him before that.
What a deep soulful musician the man was. Listening to his music it is hard to believe he was only in his 20's and producing such powerful music. His voice and lyrics ooze soul. His ...
| O-T Lounge|| Encrypting an Android Phone - redstick13 on 8/2/13 at 6:19 pm|
I want my work emails to come to my personal phone but my company requires me to encrypt the phone for this to happen.
I've not had any of my previous phones encrypted. Will encryption make the phone a complete pain in the arse to use?...
| O-T Lounge|| The Latest in Stealth Flasks - redstick13 on 7/30/13 at 4:01 pm|
It’s that time of the month again – time to get drunk! With these clever tampon flasks you can discretely sneak alcohol into just about anywhere and no security guard in their right mind would dare question it unless they’ve got some kind of weird tampon inspecting fetish.
| O-T Lounge|| Hudson River Boat Crash Victims Drowned - redstick13 on 7/29/13 at 7:27 pm|
Police are saying it's alcohol related but they only had 4 drinks between six people. They also skipped out on a $300 bill.
That's some bad karma there.
[quote]The six people involved in the boat accident had dinner — but just four drinks between them — before heading out on the Hudson River,...
| O-T Lounge|| Rescued Maine hikers take wrong turn and drown - redstick13 on 7/24/13 at 7:32 pm|
Did a search and came up blanks on this story. Pardon my German if already posted.
[quote]Two women who were rescued Tuesday evening on the Maine coast after getting lost while hiking died a short time later when they accidentally drove into an ocean cove amid fog and rain. Amy Stiner, 37, of Ma...
| O-T Lounge|| Here's a Nice Camouflaging Tactic for you TMer's - redstick13 on 7/19/13 at 3:34 pm|