| O-T Lounge|| Need a new smart phone, but not an Apple product - BoudinJoe on 3/5/14 at 3:40 pm|
My iphone has died. I need the OT's recommendation on the best option that is NOT an Apple product. I'm done with Apple. Is the Droid a decent option? Something else?...
| Outdoor Board|| Vanilla as a scent blocker - BoudinJoe on 1/3/14 at 8:09 am|
I've come across a number of bow hunters that swear by coating their clothes and corn in vanilla. Has anyone here had any success with this?...
| Outdoor Board|| Saiga .308 - BoudinJoe on 12/16/13 at 2:35 pm|
I've been approached about trading my Sig 516 for a tricked out Saiga .308. I've done some research and most people believe these new Saiga .308s are junk. What say the ODB?...
| Outdoor Board|| Glock 36 Questions - BoudinJoe on 10/29/13 at 6:54 pm|
I've got a Glock 36 on order. I've never been a Glock owner, but was wondering what the OB thought about this weapon as a carry pistol and general observations. ...
| More Sports Board|| Dallas Rumored to be Looking to Trade Demarco Murray? - BoudinJoe on 10/21/13 at 1:27 pm|
Of course, JJ denies it. According to this "article" Darren McFadden would be at the top of the list for such a trade. ...
| Outdoor Board|| Rigs to Reefs Program Video - BoudinJoe on 9/11/13 at 11:16 am|
Pretty awesome video of how much fish thrive under production platforms in the gulf.
| O-T Lounge|| Where's OT Tailgate at AT&T Stadium - BoudinJoe on 8/27/13 at 11:05 am|
I've stumbled across a few tickets to the game and was wondering where the OT tailgate was going to be located?...
| O-T Lounge|| Is an EMP Attack on the US Something That Worries You? - BoudinJoe on 8/19/13 at 7:56 am|
I've read a few books on the subject and it seems that an Electromagnetic Pulse attack on the U.S. could be fairly easy to pull off for a North Korea type country. The idea of a small warhead being launched from a container ship in the Gulf of Mexico is something that concerns me and I've started t...
| O-T Lounge|| If you could live anywhere on the Gulf Coast, where? - BoudinJoe on 8/17/13 at 4:36 pm|
I may have an opportunity to work from home, but it has to be near a major airport along the Gulf Coast. I'm thinking Fairhope or Old Mandeville. What say the OT?...
| Outdoor Board|| Otters in Grand Isle - BoudinJoe on 8/6/13 at 9:36 pm|
I was down at the camp recently and heard folks talking about otters breaking into bait wells at night and even stealing your catch from your ice chest. I was skeptical until I saw seven of the beasts running down our dock. I've got a video of them on my phone but have no idea how to post it. Anyone...
| Outdoor Board|| Just sodded. Need some advice - BoudinJoe on 7/9/13 at 6:19 pm|
I know this isn't the best time to sod, but my yard was kicking up dust storms. I put down some Bermuda and was wondering if I needed to roll it. I'm watering it quite a bit. Put down 20 pallets myself... Never again!...
| O-T Lounge|| OT recommendation needed sound bar vs. Onkyo LS3100 - BoudinJoe on 5/29/13 at 9:38 am|
I'm trying to decide between various sound bars and this Onkyo LS3100 [link=(http://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B008YDTRZ4/ref=redir_mdp_mobile)]LINK[/link]
They all sound good to me in Best Buy so it is hard to tell. However, this Onkyo sounds best for the price. Am I on crack?
| O-T Lounge|| Best outdoor speakers, best indoor ceiling speakers - BoudinJoe on 5/20/13 at 2:03 pm|
I'm in the process of installing some outdoor speakers on my back porch and carport and also about six indoor ceiling speakers throughout my house. Prices range from $14 to $100 per speaker for either and am a bit overwhelmed. Product reviews on Amazon are all over the place. What's the OT recommend...
| Outdoor Board|| Shipping Containers for Bunkers - BoudinJoe on 2/4/13 at 9:11 pm|
What's the going rate for a used shipping container? I'd like to get 4-6, weld them together and bury them about 5ft down as a fallback shelter. Anyone have any feedback?...
| Food and Drink Board|| What are the best Nespresso flavors? - BoudinJoe on 1/29/13 at 9:34 pm|
About to order a years worth of the cups. What's the opinion of the board regarding the best flavor to order in bulk?...
| O-T Lounge|| OT Contractor Question: Wood Floors in Bathroom - BoudinJoe on 1/27/13 at 5:07 pm|
We are building a pier and beam home and are planning to use the subfloor as the floors in most of our house. They are 2x6 tongue in groove pine. Wife wants the hardwoods painted white or something in the bathroom instead of tile. I don't think you can seal them well enough to prevent rot. What say ...
| Outdoor Board|| Just bought the last 3 ARs at my local shop. Now what? - BoudinJoe on 1/11/13 at 7:12 pm|
I've got a SIG 516, DPMS M-4 and a Colt M-4 staring me in the face. Should I flip them or hold on to them?...
| O-T Lounge|| Sensa--worth it or set a wad of $ afire? - BoudinJoe on 1/6/13 at 7:29 pm|
The wife wants to try the weight loss gimmick Sensa. Do any of you have experience with this snake oil? Obviously, the typical OT-er isn't a fatty, but maybe some of you have fatty relatives that you put on Sensa so you wouldn't have to be disgusted in their presence. No pics of wife. Not going to P...
| Help Board|| How Do I Delete My User Profile and All Evidence of My Time on TD? - BoudinJoe on 12/12/12 at 3:45 pm|
I'd like to start from scratch. Hit the "reset" button. I want no history of my current profile and want to begin from scratch with a new username and post count. Can that be done?...
| O-T Lounge|| Another Mug Shot WYHI - BoudinJoe on 11/29/12 at 3:49 pm|
A bartender from The Woodlands who allegedly served liquor to a man so drunk he was stumbling around and yelling racial epithets was arrested ... Chelsea Willburn, the 24-year-old bartender, was arrested on a liquor violation c...
| O-T Lounge|| Thoughts on the Spear of Destiny - BoudinJoe on 11/27/12 at 9:22 pm|
Apparently, it is the spear used to kill Jesus Christ. It was found, some say by Hitler, then disappeared after WWII. There are legends that say it is buried in Arctic ice by a secret Nazi society. Others say it was found by Gen. Patton, which led to the fall of the Third Reich and the spear is now ...
| O-T Lounge|| Metamucil -- What say the OT? - BoudinJoe on 11/14/12 at 11:10 am|
If you want to enjoy the benefits of today's fat-blocking diet drugs while avoiding the high pricetag, then add Metamucil to your diet!
I've been taking epic dumps and eating less since I began chugging this stuff and feel much better and have lost a few pounds. ...
| O-T Lounge|| What areas should one consider when moving to Shreveport? - BoudinJoe on 11/13/12 at 5:19 pm|
I'm considering a transfer to the Shreveport area. What are some of the better areas for schools, quality of life, etc.? ...
| Money Talk|| Home Construction Loan Appraisal Below Cost--Advice Appreciated - BoudinJoe on 10/18/12 at 12:10 pm|
My appraisal came in about $70k below cost. Should I can the current bank and move on to another and start the process all over again?...
| Outdoor Board|| Grand Isle Fishing - BoudinJoe on 9/10/12 at 9:11 am|
I'm heading to the camp this weekend and am hearing that the reds are running. Does anyone have any reports on where, bait, etc?...
| O-T Lounge|| In these trying times ... embrace the power of puppets - BoudinJoe on 8/28/12 at 10:22 am|
"Ron Cummings is soft voiced and mild mannered, but he comes to life with animated expressions and funny ...
| O-T Lounge|| Ruskie Subs in the Gulf of Mexico - BoudinJoe on 8/14/12 at 10:04 am|
A Russian nuclear-powered attack submarine armed with long-range cruise missiles operated undetected in the Gulf of Mexico for several weeks and its travel in strategic U.S. waters was only confirmed after it left the region, the Washington Free Beacon has learned.
It is only the second time sinc...
| Money Talk|| Does applying property as collateral to a mortgage reduce your payment? - BoudinJoe on 7/6/12 at 11:23 am|
I'm using acreage I own along with cash as collateral to build a house. My question is: Does the cash value of my property reduce my monthly note? In other words, if my land is worth $50,000 and I put down another $50,000 on a $400,000 loan, do I immediately have $100,000 of equity in the mortgage ...
| Money Talk|| Mortgage Options Questions--VA Loan and Land as Collateral - BoudinJoe on 6/29/12 at 9:40 am|
Ive sold my house, have 20 acres of land I own outright and have yet to apply for a VA loan after 10 years in the Marines. My question for mortgage experts out there is this: how can I parlay all of that into a competitive construction loan and future mortgage? I stand to make about a 25% profit off...
| Outdoor Board|| I need a tractor recommendation for a 5.5 acre piece of land - BoudinJoe on 2/26/12 at 7:14 pm|
I'm buying some acreage and am trying to decide if the John Deere 2320 is enough for what I need to do ... a little mowing, moving some logs around, nothing heavy duty. Does anyone have any experience with one of these models?