| Political Talk|| New Orleans S&WB overspent about $5 million on overtime - Rickety Cricket on 8/19/15 at 9:04 am|
In case you were wondering about the result of those guys coming out to work on Sundays and Christmas Eve. This is why we can't have nice things. Or basic things. Or mediocre things. Or even the most mildly non-shitty things. [link=(http://www.nola.com/politics/index.ssf/2015/08/new_orleans_insp...View Topic - Replies (0)
| O-T Lounge|| Is Spud McConnell on with Nola.com now? - Rickety Cricket on 7/31/15 at 11:37 am|
I saw mention of a "Spudcast" ( :casty: ) on there. ...View Topic - Replies (3)
| Political Talk|| Mitch holding closed-door meeting to discuss Confederate monuments - Rickety Cricket on 7/30/15 at 10:15 am|
[link=(http://www.nola.com/politics/index.ssf/2015/07/mayor_mitch_landrieu_holds_pri.html#incart_m-rpt-2)]LINK[/link] [quote]Mayor Mitch Landrieu is hosting a private meeting Thursday (July 30) with church leaders from throughout the city to discuss his proposal to take down four Confederate monu...View Topic - Replies (16)
| Political Talk|| Bernie Sanders and Martin O'Malley don't #BlackLivesMatter enough - Rickety Cricket on 7/20/15 at 8:33 am|
[link=(http://www.newrepublic.com/article/122329/bernie-sanders-and-martin-omalley-failed-their-blacklivesmatter-test)]LINK[/link] [quote]Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders was moving through his main points about economic inequality and the hijacking of the nation by big money, poi...View Topic - Replies (11)
| O-T Lounge|| Ellen Pao resigns as CEO of Reddit - Rickety Cricket on 7/10/15 at 4:24 pm|
[link=(http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-07-10/ellen-pao-resigns-as-reddit-interim-ceo-after-user-revolt)]LINK[/link] [quote]We had different views in the potential growth rate in users for Reddit this year,” she said in an interview. “We couldn’t come to an agreement on that and I deci...View Topic - Replies (22)
| Food and Drink|| What's the status of Mama Della's Pizza in BR? - Rickety Cricket on 7/10/15 at 2:02 pm|
Did it bite the dust or is it still in limbo?...
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| Political Talk|| Mitch: Rename Jefferson Davis Parkway after Norman Francis - Rickety Cricket on 7/9/15 at 12:19 pm|
[link=(http://www.nola.com/politics/index.ssf/2015/07/jefferson_davis_parkway_should.html#incart_breaking)]LINK[/link] [quote]In addition to calling for the removal of four Confederate monuments in the city, New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu on Thursday (July 9) said the City Council should abolis...View Topic - Replies (9)
| Fark Board|| Request: Brent Rambo thumbs up GIF in animated paint - Rickety Cricket on 7/6/15 at 9:26 pm|
I have seen someone post it on here before, and cannot find it after scouring the interwebs. Anyone have it handy? TIA...
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| Food and Drink|| Chart Room sold, renamed "Chartres Bar" - Rickety Cricket on 7/1/15 at 11:42 am|
[link=(http://www.nola.com/drink/index.ssf/2015/07/chart_room_chartres_bar_french.html#incart_gallery)]LINK[/link] [quote]At midnight on Tuesday (June 30), the Chart Room in the French Quarter got new owners and a new name.[/quote] [quote]According to public records, the bar at 300 Chartres St...
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| Political Talk|| Lee Zurik is destroying John Alario on Fox8 New Orleans - Rickety Cricket on 6/14/15 at 6:20 pm|
His campaign finances are absolutely laughable....View Topic - Replies (6)
| Political Talk|| Nola.com: Bobby Jindal's disgraceful fiscal legacy - Rickety Cricket on 6/12/15 at 9:33 am|
[link=(http://www.nola.com/opinions/index.ssf/2015/06/bobby_jindals_disgraceful_fisc.html#incart_m-rpt-1)]LINK[/link] [quote]History will be ruthless to Jindal on many fronts. Five years hence, however, I predict that if we remember Jindal's for anything, it will be his disastrous stewardship of ...View Topic - Replies (7)
| Music Board|| Roll Call: 12 Stones at The Varsity this Friday - Rickety Cricket on 6/2/15 at 3:49 pm|
[link=(http://www.varsitytheatre.com/newevents/12-stones)]LINK[/link] I'll be at the upstairs bar with a big crew. Looking forward to a real rock show and none of that sissy indie stuff. :dude:...
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| O-T Lounge|| Permanent memorial planned for Big Mike Brown in Ferguson - Rickety Cricket on 5/20/15 at 4:21 pm|
[link=(http://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/ferguson-plans-permanent-memorial-michael-brown-31179271)]LINK[/link] [quote]The removal of the mid-street shrine and another with stuffed animals on the nearby curb didn't come without agitation. After a prayer and moment of silence in Brown's honor, a you...View Topic - Replies (36)
| O-T Lounge|| Has it been confirmed where "God's Country" is located? - Rickety Cricket on 5/20/15 at 12:35 pm|
So many places are claimed to be God's Country, whether it be a city or general area. Off the top of my head, I've heard the following referred to: Shreveport Monroe False River Alabama Gulf Coast 30A Smokey Mountains Appalachian Mountains Any other location where someone has a camp or lan...View Topic - Replies (46)
| Political Talk|| Victimhood, online fundraising, and the new class of race hucksters - Rickety Cricket on 5/7/15 at 9:00 am|
Just finished [link=(http://www.washingtonpost.com/rweb/commentary/where-did-the-60k-raised-by-online-activists-for-tamir-rices-family-go/2015/05/05/1efb4e3e368f64a335fa56f83bf6ad62_story.html?tid=kindle-app)]this article [/link], about how $60,000.00 was raised for Tamir Rice after beind killed by ...View Topic - Replies (2)
| More Sports|| Dodgers v. Giants (Kershaw v. Bumgarner) - Rickety Cricket on 4/28/15 at 9:55 pm|
Giants already up 2-0 :cheers:...
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| O-T Lounge|| Has the 2015 Tahoe Z71 been posted yet? - Rickety Cricket on 4/21/15 at 10:07 am|
Looks much better than the stock Tahoe, especially since they lopped off that big plastic piece from the front facia. [img]http://gmauthority.com/blog/wp-content/gallery/2015-chevrolet-tahoe-z71-gma-garage/2015-chevrolet-tahoe-z71-gma-garage-04.jpg[/img] [img]http://gmauthority.com/blog/wp-cont...View Topic - Replies (21)
| Tiger Rant|| What became of the Tiger Pimp Nation? - Rickety Cricket on 4/7/15 at 1:39 pm|
Remember these guys who would dress up in costumes and go to LSU games? [img]http://tigerpimpnation.com/sitebuilder/images/TigerPimpNationOxfurred_010-374x274.jpg[/img] [img]http://www.tigerpimpnation.com/sitebuilder/images/group_gates_edited-530x416.jpg[/img] [img]http://2.bp.blogspot.com/_on0...
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| More Sports|| San Francisco Giants Opening Day (Night) - at Arizona - Rickety Cricket on 4/6/15 at 9:15 pm|
The defending champs are getting it started :bow: Bumgarner with the start...
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| Music Board|| Happy 311 Day - Rickety Cricket on 3/11/15 at 2:36 pm|
:pimp: Post your fave 311 memories here. My number one has to be '04, hours and hours of jams that never seemed to stop. A close second would be the time I heard the boys bust out Scarlet Begonias (Sublime cover). That should have made it on an album for sure. ...
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