| O-T Lounge|| Spinoff of Best Place to Live in NOLA - MarlinMan on 3/20/14 at 2:01 pm|
where should a 45 year old recently divorced man look to move... Just started a job in NOLA. Office is on Poydras. Have kids eow. Run daily.
Affordable? near where some older singles live, etc... ...
| Outdoor Board|| Anyone go fishing off the pier at Grand Hotel in Point Clear, AL ? - MarlinMan on 1/15/14 at 4:26 pm|
did you catch anything? going this weekend and thought about bringing a rod... anybody??...
| Tiger Rant|| True or False... - MarlinMan on 11/14/13 at 8:50 am|
Was 1/9/12 the beginning of the end for Miles?
Will he recover or not? Explain your answer......
| Outdoor Board|| Let's talk obedience training... - MarlinMan on 10/22/13 at 9:53 am|
purchased a 10 week old female yellow lab from Kake at Prize My Eyes outside Lafayette 3 weeks ago. Anybody have the name of a well respected trainer they could share? She needs to start with obedience... Maybe a little retriever after but obedience to start... ...
| Outdoor Board|| OB ....I need a new puppy...help!!! - MarlinMan on 9/17/13 at 1:02 pm|
Looking for a full, pure bred female lab ...either white or black. It would be great to find one that has already had some obedience training... Anybody know a breeder with some pups?...
| O-T Lounge|| New TV time !!! How / where to buy one ??? - MarlinMan on 8/6/13 at 1:09 pm|
Plasma (I think)
Smart TV with apps
3D not neccessary
When looking at them in person at Best Buy, the Panasonics and LGs looked to have the clearest picture to me. So, I'm just trying to educate myself before buying. Ideas, experiences? did a search and didn't see any t...
| O-T Lounge|| iPhone 5s....bigger screen? - MarlinMan on 7/17/13 at 5:10 pm|
If so, I approve!!!...
| O-T Lounge|| Cabin Rental Spinoff....clear water rental.. - MarlinMan on 7/16/13 at 11:15 am|
Does anyone know of a place to rent cabins that is on a clear, fresh water river ? I know my kids would rather swim than fish (girls) especially as hot as it is these days... A crystal clear, spring fed river sounds like the ticket !! anywhere in the southeast..
Ideas ? TIA :usa:...
| Tiger Rant|| Do college coaches lose their edge after a few years? - MarlinMan on 7/8/13 at 9:36 am|
We all understand that college football is cyclical depending on each state's crop of recruits, head coach/assistant migrations and program momentum. But when a new head coach is hired and begins his tenure, is his drive and ambition at its peak ? When each of us starts a new job aren't we extra mo...
| Tiger Rant|| 8 years with Les.....what are your thoughts.... - MarlinMan on 7/4/13 at 2:49 am|
-recruiting has been great (second only to Saban)
-player conditioning has been excellent (Moffitt)
-player development has been good (less freaks like Kiki, Matheu, Montgomery, etc)
-program has been run mostly clean with high graduation rates
-winning percentage is excellent and ...
| O-T Lounge|| Schlitterbahn new Brunfelds .... - MarlinMan on 6/26/13 at 11:11 pm|
Great water park... Not a lot of sights.... :wah:...
| Outdoor Board|| OT Bretheren...S&W Bodyguard in a 380... - MarlinMan on 6/18/13 at 10:31 am|
I have decided that this will be my cc piece here in south Mississippi. Now the question is where to source one. There are a few on Gunbroker, but has anyone seen any at Academy or gunshop in BR or surrounding areas?
Thanks in advance...
Oh and..... :geauxtigers: today !!!!...
| Outdoor Board|| back yard deck costs??? - MarlinMan on 6/4/13 at 10:38 am|
Thinking about adding a deck (33' x 14') off the back of my house. What do deck contractors charge to do this? TIA...
| Outdoor Board|| Snapper fishing...who's going tomorrow? - MarlinMan on 5/31/13 at 9:56 am|
Headed out to rigs SE of Chandeleaur in the am :nana:
cigar minnows, pogies, chum churn, beer, sunscreen !!! who's going?...
| Outdoor Board|| Ford Truck Guys...need your help!!! - MarlinMan on 5/22/13 at 3:06 pm|
I'm goin' in....
Been shopping for a 2013 Ford F250 SD King Ranch. So far, I have gotten deals of $54k and $55k. Including the current $4k rebates...
Question: what day of the month is the best day to buy where I would get the absolute BEST price?
How can some dealers knock $8k off the p...
| O-T Lounge|| Schlitterbahn Water Park in New Brunfelds, Texas.....anybody been ? - MarlinMan on 5/17/13 at 5:57 am|
Thinking about taking my girls (14,12,8) end of June...
Any recommendations? Where to stay? Package deals?
Thanks in advance... :usa:...
| O-T Lounge|| iPhone 6 ??? Form factor/size ? Release date? - MarlinMan on 5/14/13 at 12:41 pm|
Or will it be the 5s and same form factor.... Is Apple feeling the pressure from Samsung or do they have something new planned???...
| Outdoor Board|| Ford guys of the OB.....it's time for a new truck !!! - MarlinMan on 5/13/13 at 6:51 pm|
I need to find the best deal with a trade.... Know anybody that can help?
I have an 08 F250 6.4 Extended cab.... Got 3 kids and we don't fit anymore. Looking for a 2011-2012 F250 Super Crew King Ranch....with some miles on it...
Thanks in advance to the OBers !!! :cheers:...
| O-T Lounge|| Runners.....need help with shoes!!! - MarlinMan on 4/4/13 at 8:46 am|
I am an intermediate runner who runs 12-15 miles per week. I have used Saucony Progrid Triumph shoes for the last 5 years. I am 5'10" and weigh 220 and have high arches, run on roads and my shoes wear on the outside rail consistently. I did the Runners World shoe selection thing and they suggeste...
| O-T Lounge|| Lawyers of the OT.... - MarlinMan on 3/23/13 at 5:07 pm|
Who is the best criminal defense Attourney in NOLA? Have a buddy that lives in mid city that got into it with her neighbor ...
Needs representin' !!!
Thanks in advance......
| Outdoor Board|| Colt 1911s...what's the deal? - MarlinMan on 3/19/13 at 4:27 pm|
I started a thread a few days ago about a purchase decision between the S&W Bodyguard or a Walther PPK/S. Got talked out of buying a .380 and am now looking at Colt 1911s in a .22lr, 9mm or .45 cal. Can anyone provide some input? ...
| Outdoor Board|| Overnight snapper fishing... - MarlinMan on 3/19/13 at 5:54 am|
What's the rule about catching your limit one day then staying out overnight and fishing the next day? I mean, are they going to force us to burn all that fuel running in? There has to be some provision about this, no ?...
| Outdoor Board|| 380 Owners: Walther PPK or S&W Bodyguard - MarlinMan on 3/12/13 at 2:20 pm|
Looking at adding a 380 to the collection and wanted y'alls opinion of these 2 guns... Purpose is just to shoot for fun but will keep it in my truck for protection also...thanks in advance...[img]https://encrypted-tbn3.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcRD5BkGGTGilSxjO2pSDkwWEfArfoxDBwZkVBFgFU3wbSmqNGQ...
| Tiger Rant|| Negatigers vs Pumpers... - MarlinMan on 1/2/13 at 8:12 am|
Guys.. we agree to disagree...and we always will. No matter what we think, the LSU administration is going to do what they want about Miles. Pumpers love him and are happy with good seasons... Negatigers hate him and prefer to win championships. There is NOTHING we can do about it. Its time for...
| Tiger Rant|| Reasons for the bowl selection... - MarlinMan on 12/3/12 at 6:53 am|
Other than the tie ins, the BCS selection rules and team records, what else played into LSU's bowl...
-the way we played ?
-who we lost to ?
-national perception of our coach?
-the way we played in last year's bowl ?
What else could we have done other than wi...
| Tiger Rant|| The next 7 Years under Miles... - MarlinMan on 12/2/12 at 7:57 am|
edited subject title to reflect discussion...
2005 LSU 11-2 (Chic-fil-A-won)
2006 LSU 11-2 (Sugar Bowl-won)
2007 LSU 12-2 (BCS Championship-won)
2008 LSU 8-5 (Chick-fil-A-won)
2009 LSU 9-4 (Capital One-lost)
2010 LSU 11-2 (Cotton-won)
2011 LSU 13-1 (BCS Champioship-lost)
2012 LSU 10-2 (...
| Coaching Changes|| Has Mullen "had it" at Mississippi State? - MarlinMan on 11/28/12 at 12:48 pm|
Has he been there long enough to realize the mistake he made ? It sounds like they are building some nice new facilities, but State will never be able to recruit with the big boys, no?...
| Tiger Rant|| The Arms Race... - MarlinMan on 11/27/12 at 11:18 am|
This has prolly been discussed before, but does anyone know of any more campus/stadium projects to enhance recruiting in the near future? I know we are replacing windows and painting Tiger Stadium. I also am aware of the SEZ expansion that has begun. Bama is doing this: [link=(http://www.al.com/s...
| Tiger Rant|| The next few years... - MarlinMan on 11/25/12 at 8:54 am|
Is anybody else worried about the next few years for Miles and LSU? With Notre Dame up and running, Urban coming off probation, Johnny Manziel and Sumlin, the Oregon Machine, Muschamp up and running at UF, the Bama machine, Hugh Freeze, potential big hires at Arkansas, Auburn and Tennessee.... LS...
| Tiger Rant|| Could Russell Shepard have been our Johnny Football? - MarlinMan on 11/11/12 at 11:51 am|