| Food and Drink Board|| Ye Olde Steak House - Will Cover on 7/18/14 at 10:38 pm|
Went two years ago when LSU played in Knoxville. Had the filet. Remember it being really good. Of course I was very hungry and had been drinking.
I remember seeing (or reading) that they prepare their steaks a little differently in terms of cooking.
Am I correct? Or imagining this?...
| O-T Lounge|| Parents of the OT. Select or Traveling Squads. - Will Cover on 7/15/14 at 11:29 pm|
Is this the new norm? Local business owner(s) pushing an upsell stating your child is good enough to qualify for select team.
Said child is female and under age of 10. Cost is approximately 3.5 x normal amount.
Truth? Or follow the money?...
| O-T Lounge|| Mobile, AL delays? - Will Cover on 7/13/14 at 11:35 am|
Heading west to Louisiana from Gulf Shores.
How is traffic before and through Mobile right now?...
| Outdoor Board|| LSU canopy tent - Will Cover on 7/13/14 at 9:06 am|
A quick search indicates their are plenty of available, if I like Toonces.
Can anyone point me in the right direction in finding a non-Toonces LSU canopy tent?...
| SEC Rant|| AJ and Brent Musberger's FAP married tonight - Will Cover on 7/12/14 at 9:36 pm|
In Orange Beach....
| SEC Rant|| 102,321 new seating capacity in Death Valley - Will Cover on 7/11/14 at 3:21 pm|
Per LSU football release....
| O-T Lounge|| My gift to my fellow OT'ers for the summer (swim trunks) - Will Cover on 7/7/14 at 8:19 pm|
Eliminate the chaffing. Eliminate the mesh, Best bathing suit out there....
| Food and Drink Board|| Gulf Shores - Orange Beach - List of Restaurants - Will Cover on 7/6/14 at 10:34 am|
Are these still accurate as far as recommendations?
Global Grill (Pensacola)
We'll be grilling most nights, but I am confident we'll take in a restaurant or two (have two young girls, so entertainment is k...
| Tech Board|| Deleted Operating System from HTC One (Sprint) - Will Cover on 7/4/14 at 11:50 pm|
Don't ask me how, other than not paying attention.
Long story short, decided to root my phone (again) today. Unlocked the bootloader, installed custom recovery and custom ROM. No issues.
Then I decided to delete custom ROM and install another. Here's where my mistake came in. Ended up d...
| O-T Lounge|| Newegg hacked? - Will Cover on 7/4/14 at 2:54 pm|
Or more than likely me?
Long story short, received an e-mail notification that my wife's credit card was declined (AMEX) by Newegg.
One problem. She didn't order anything and she certainly wouldn't have ordered me an Xbox LIVE 4000 Microsoft Points Card for $99.95.
I previously had sto...
| Outdoor Board|| Critique my pool and outdoor kitchen layout - Will Cover on 7/2/14 at 12:45 pm|
I have my gloves on. Go.
About to start construction and while I have tried to think of everything in terms of lay...
| O-T Lounge|| (225) 252-4504 --> Hi, this is Rachel from Card Services - Will Cover on 6/30/14 at 8:20 pm|
They don't stop. 14 calls since June 25th (3 today). And the last 3 nights, I've been getting calls from "Unknown" or "Private Number" in between 2 a.m. and 4:30 a.m.
I use Mr. Number which helps, but often they will call from another number.
I'm starting to think since I play along with t...
| O-T Lounge|| Two alarm fire in St. George area - Will Cover on 6/26/14 at 7:33 am|
Don't know the exact whereabouts. Just reported on radio news....
| O-T Lounge|| Did two children just die on Bluff Road in Ascension Parish? - Will Cover on 6/24/14 at 5:13 pm|
Latest update, several people were hit and two children dead.
Per WAFB Channel 9 news on TV as of 5:30 p.m....
| Tech Board|| Taking advantage of T-Mobile's test drive - Will Cover on 6/24/14 at 1:45 pm|
Phone expected to be in my hands tomorrow. What kind of service should I expect from them?
I'm comparing T-Mobile to my current provider, Sprints....
| O-T Lounge|| OT A/C experts ... update below. - Will Cover on 6/21/14 at 11:27 am|
Back A/C unit won't turn off. Even pulled the batteries from my thermostat.
Suggestions on what is causing this?...
| O-T Lounge|| Prostitutes found from classifieds ads in Baton Rouge - Will Cover on 6/21/14 at 6:57 am|
Which OT'er gets outed on Monday?
[quote]BATON ROUGE - Explicit ads for escorts on Backpage.com led authorities to make 18 arrests recently in Baton Rouge. The FBI and other agencies carried out a sting operation at area hotels and homes. Those busted were charged with prostitution, soliciting ...
| Tech Board|| The level of incompetency reached at all time high with DirecTV today - Will Cover on 6/18/14 at 5:11 pm|
Long story short, previous customer with DirecTV for over 10 years. Recently canceled due to customer service and switched to Eatel. Eatel is great for accountability and customer service, but my wife doesn't care for their programming and I don't like the reduction (from what I previously had) in...
| Music Board|| 80's & 90's rap compilation CD - Will Cover on 6/11/14 at 7:55 pm|
What'cha got? Trying to keep it clean.
Rob Base - It Takes Two
Slick RIck - Children's Story
Digital Underground - The Humpty Dance
LL Cool J - I'm Bad
Run DMC - It's Tricky
DJ Kool - Let Me Clear My Throat
Need 15 others....
| O-T Lounge|| Pool owners in Greater Baton Rouge - Will Cover on 6/8/14 at 11:47 am|
Size and shape have already been created. On paper. We had this professionally done.
Pricing has varied greatly by 3 different contractors. In one case, as much of a $12K difference for an apples-to-apples comparison. It is my understanding that whatever the true cost to build a pool is usual...
| Food and Drink Board|| Hooter's on Siegen Lane - Will Cover on 6/7/14 at 8:45 am|
Apparently it was closed last night at 7 p.m.
Anyone know why? And yes, I like their wings....
| Tech Board|| There's a Device That Can Charge Your Phone 92 Percent Faster - Will Cover on 6/2/14 at 7:42 am|
[quote]Legion Meter is a curious device. It looks like a USB drive and plugs right into your existing charger. It has a tiny OLED display, which allows you to set preferences. And it has ability to charge your beloved technology 92% faster--that's a lot less time sitting by your phone waiting for it...
| Tech Board|| Outdoor kitchen speaker setup (previously Rock Outside Speakers) - Will Cover on 5/26/14 at 6:21 pm|
[link=(http://www.bestbuy.com/site/insignia-simulated-rock-outdoor-speakers-pair/8278124.p?id=1171058476697&skuId=8278124)]$104.98 Insignia - Pair[/link]
[link=(http://www.monoprice.com/Product?c_id=109&cp_id=10904&cs_id=1090401&p_id=6966&seq=1&format=2)]Monoprice - $81.69 each[/link]
| O-T Lounge|| Pool contractors - Will Cover on 5/25/14 at 9:13 pm|
What are typical profit margins for a pool contractor?
Anyone to avoid in the GBR area?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Hoping to avoid a big boo boo ...(self-cleaning oven related - picture included) - Will Cover on 5/25/14 at 2:51 pm|
Long story short, wife cooked breakfast for us this morning. That in itself is a rarity, so I was very thankful. She cooked the bacon in the oven. No issues there.
Fast forward to an hour after breakfast. I decided to use the self-cleaning function on the oven. Takes about 4.5 hours.
| Money Talk|| 10 states where taxpayers get the worst bang for their buck - Will Cover on 5/14/14 at 8:21 am|
[quote]No. 3: Louisiana
•Average annual state and local taxes: $6,564
It isn’t the greatest place to get an education (it ranks 50th) or to take a road trip (its infrastructure, as every New Orleans resident surely knows, isn’t the best, ranking 44th in the nation). But at least Louisiana resi...
| Money Talk|| Merit Increases - Will Cover on 5/3/14 at 2:56 pm|
My wife's company just went through theirs. Again. Second time in 6 months. Supposedly to get aligned with a new merit increase program they are going to roll out and didn't want to skip anybody who may have not been there 6 months ago.
Long story short, she received a 3 % increase 6 months ag...
| O-T Lounge|| Windshield "rock" chip repair around Highland @ I-10 - Will Cover on 5/2/14 at 8:10 am|
Wife called and said she just received a "runner." Where should she her vehicle for repair work? She works at Highland and I-10 (Church's) and could go as far as Bluebonnet area if necessary.
No pics of wife. Trust me. Do not want.
Lastly, on average, how much does it cost to repair a rock...
| O-T Lounge|| Data caps from ISP - Will Cover on 5/1/14 at 1:39 pm|
How many you actually have a data cap from your ISP?
If you know the answer, what is your gigabyte limit? And what happens once you exceed this limit for your bill cycle?
I'm in the category of not knowing if I have a limit or not. I am with EATEL and haven't taken the time to look at my s...
| Food and Drink Board|| The 14 best supermarkets in America - Will Cover on 5/1/14 at 8:47 am|
[quote]The supermarket as we know it is changing. A wave of consolidations is sweeping the industry, and the largest chains are changing focus as they face increasing competition from more niche stores. Online-only competitors like Amazon (AMZN) Fresh and FreshDirect are also gaining market share.[/...