| O-T Lounge|| AC is not blowing any air thru vents? Thoughts? - urinetrouble on 5/19/13 at 1:37 pm|
Yes, I know I'm in trouble.
Both units are running, but no air coming through the vents.
Is a fan broken?
ETA: Just noticed a line to the outside was frozen. Pic added....
| O-T Lounge|| Threatening an online mail-order company? - urinetrouble on 5/16/13 at 10:17 pm|
Basically, I ordered something from an online shop and they sent me the wrong thing. They haven't been responsive in rectifying the situation. How should I threaten them? Report to BBB?
Yes, I know I'm in trouble. No need to post my screen name. ...
| O-T Lounge|| iPhone 4 advice (losing battery fast and heating up) - urinetrouble on 5/16/13 at 8:29 pm|
Yes, I know I'm in trouble. No need to repost my screen name.
I dropped my iPhone 4 in some water yesterday and today it really started acting up. It's losing battery power very fast and heating up a lot when in use. I can barely put the phone up to my ear when talking on the phone.
| Outdoor Board|| Good things to plant along a fence - urinetrouble on 5/11/13 at 5:01 pm|
I've got a 6 foot tall wooden fence along my back yard that I would like to beautify with a little greenery. Any recommendations for something vine-like to start covering the fence wall?
Is clematis or wisteria a good option?
| O-T Lounge|| Vote for Burbank Dog Park to win renovation grant funds - urinetrouble on 5/9/13 at 7:59 pm|
From the Business Report:
[quote]Speak! The dog park at BREC's Burbank Park is in the running to receive a $25,000 or $100,000 grant from PetSafe to upgrade the park as part of its Bark for Your Park contest. "Winning this contest would allow us to build a pavilion for our small dog park at Burba...
| O-T Lounge|| Best place to sit at the Manship Theatre? - urinetrouble on 4/22/13 at 8:52 pm|
Front rows? Orchestra box? Orchestra ring?...
| Food and Drink Board|| FBD - Saturday Breakfast edition - urinetrouble on 4/20/13 at 10:28 am|
FBD is a 2012 Founder's KBS shared with Rouge.
Fantastic. Perfect balance of coffee and bourbon flavors. Impressively smooth.
| O-T Lounge|| Anybody here have an Up Band?? - urinetrouble on 4/14/13 at 6:34 pm|
It's a high tech bracelet that tracks a bunch of stuff about you and your health. Really interesting, but pricey. ...
| Money Talk|| Filing taxes late - urinetrouble on 4/14/13 at 4:35 pm|
Just ran the numbers and looks like I'm getting a refund for both federal and state.
However, I just realized that I did a small amount of contract work for someone and they didn't send me a 1099 form. So, I need to figure out how much income to add from that work and I'm not sure if I'll be ...
| O-T Lounge|| Auto body repair recommendations in BR? - urinetrouble on 4/11/13 at 8:31 pm|
Got a get a door of my car replaced. The other person's insurance is paying for it.
Looking for some place (preferably in South BR) that does good work and won't take too long to get me in. ...
| Outdoor Board|| Good annual flowers that don't require a lot of sun? - urinetrouble on 4/7/13 at 1:36 pm|
Looking for flowers to plant around trees and other areas that don't get a lot of sun.
Any recommendations for south Louisiana?...
| O-T Lounge|| Should Tinseltown be demolished? - urinetrouble on 4/7/13 at 10:12 am|
It's pretty much a blighted property at this point.
Does the city/parish have the right to demolish blighted properties that aren't cleaned up within a certain time frame?
| Money Talk|| Where can I exchange Euros in BR? - urinetrouble on 4/1/13 at 12:17 pm|
My local bank doesn't do it....
| Food and Drink Board|| FBD - Firenze edition - urinetrouble on 3/25/13 at 4:15 pm|
FBD is Piccolo Riappalla at the Beer House Club.
Happy Monday everyone!
| Food and Drink Board|| FBD - When in Rome edition - urinetrouble on 3/22/13 at 12:17 pm|
FBD was a LoverBeer D'uva at Ma Che Siete Venuti A Fa'.
Pretty good Italian sour ale. They had Cantillon Classic Gueuze on tap, but I opted to try something local. Very impressive vintage list (Cantillon, 3F, Westy, etc.) but nothing that was wort...
| O-T Lounge|| iPhone 4 not finding any wifi networks - urinetrouble on 3/20/13 at 12:33 am|
Tried turning phone off and on. Also, reset settings. Took SIM card out and put it back in. No luck.
| O-T Lounge|| Best over-the-counter sleeping pill? - urinetrouble on 3/16/13 at 8:32 pm|
What do you recommend? Got a transatlantic flight coming up and need to get some sleep. ...
| O-T Lounge|| LSU Spring Garden Show - urinetrouble on 3/9/13 at 11:23 am|
Does this also double as an AARP convention?
It appears so....
| O-T Lounge|| Gondola rides in Venice? - urinetrouble on 3/2/13 at 9:47 pm|
Anybody here done one? Worth it?
I'm talking about the Venice in Italy, not Louisiana. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Where can I find shoes like this? - urinetrouble on 3/2/13 at 11:29 am|
They are basically casual, brown leather shoes without a heel.
These are Timberland's that I got maybe 7 years ago. It looks like they don't make them anymore. I looked around a little and haven't found anything quite like this.
| Tiger Rant|| I've never enjoyed watching a mediocre LSU b-ball team play as much as this one - urinetrouble on 2/23/13 at 4:24 pm|
We've had plenty of mediocre teams in the past couple decades. But something about this team really has upped my level of enjoyment.
| Food and Drink Board|| Zorba’s to reopen on Essen Lane - urinetrouble on 2/23/13 at 1:19 pm|
Looks like the rumors were true.
[quote]Two of the original owners of Zorba’s, a popular Greek restaurant in the 1980s and 1990s, plan to open a new restaurant on Essen Lane in April.
Zorba’s Greek Bistro ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Italy (Rome/Florence/Venice) eating recommendations? - urinetrouble on 2/10/13 at 12:56 pm|
Going to visit those three cities in Italy in a few weeks.
Anybody here have some eating recommendations? I'm looking for decent sit-down restaurants as well as quick, cheap meals as well.
| Food and Drink Board|| Saint Street Inn in Lafayette... thoughts? - urinetrouble on 2/5/13 at 12:05 pm|
For those who have been for dinner, what did you think?
The menu looks awesome. ...
| Food and Drink Board|| New Beers Resolution - urinetrouble on 1/1/13 at 6:50 pm|
What beers that you haven't tried yet do you have your heart set on this year?
Last year was very prolific for me as far as new beers go, but there are still plenty white whales to chase. Just a few I would like to try:
Firestone Walker Double Jack
Russian River Beautifica...
| O-T Lounge|| Vacation Itinerary Planner/Software? - urinetrouble on 12/31/12 at 11:40 am|
I don't precisely plan out my vacations to US cities. I usually just figure it out as we go. However, I'm planning a trip to Italy in the spring and would like to have a good itinerary nailed out, since I will be in a foreign country.
Has anyone used software or a spreadsheet to help out with ...
| Music Board|| Worst song on the radio right now? - urinetrouble on 12/30/12 at 3:32 pm|
I gotta go with Bandz a Make Her Dance.
Can barely understand the terrible chorus. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Best selection of Tulane t-shirts in New Orleans that is open today? - urinetrouble on 12/22/12 at 4:26 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| Wal-Mart to restart Bluebonnet-Burbank plans - urinetrouble on 12/20/12 at 10:10 pm|
[quote]Wal-Mart is once again gearing up to build a supercenter at the southeast corner of Bluebonnet Boulevard and Burbank Drive. The Bentonville, Ark., retailer has filed a permit application with the city-pari...
| O-T Lounge|| Good local place to find a throw blanket? - urinetrouble on 12/20/12 at 4:33 pm|
I want to get my mom a nice throw blanket for Xmas. Anyone know of a good local place I should look?
I could always go to a place like Kohl's or Bed, Bath, and Beyond, but would rather find something local of greater quality.