| More Sports Board|| Which effort/outcome would you prefer for your favorite teams in any sport? - jacks40 on 5/5/13 at 11:10 pm|
Would you rather pull for a team of lesser talented players that gave their all every night/game but have a sub .500 regular season. They are still respectable but say they only win like 40% of their games and no postseason.
a team of really talented players that never really give max ef...
| Movie/TV Board|| Spinoff thread: Best titled individual TV episode. - jacks40 on 5/5/13 at 10:56 pm|
Bc of the Star Trek TOS with Pike thread I was looking at imdbs Star Trek page.
Never realized how awesome of some of these titles were.
"For the world is Hollow and I have touched the sky" I mean I would want to watch that even if I had never heard of Star Trek.
If this was a card game ...
| Movie/TV Board|| TV Shows with themes to their episode titles? - jacks40 on 5/5/13 at 5:50 pm|
Friends every episode was "The one with..."
One Tree Hill they all were famous song titles as well.
Community names everyone like the name of a college course.
What other ones are there?...
| Movie/TV Board|| Songs that make you think of a specific movie scene - jacks40 on 5/4/13 at 4:41 am|
Not including songs written for movies( eg Footlose, Whitney Houston I will alway love you etc)
What songs instantly make you think of a scene in a movie anytime you hear it?
For example every time I hear Jessie's Girl I think of Boogie Nights scene with the fireworks or Johnnie B Goode and Ba...
| Movie/TV Board|| Chevy Chase's departure from Community - jacks40 on 4/14/13 at 2:25 pm|
Just finished season 2 on Hulu & it's a great show.
I remembered reading about Chevy leaving the show this current season and had a question.
Am I understanding correctly that the big issue was Chevy wasn't happy with how racist his character was and said "why not just have him call Troy a N...
| Movie/TV Board|| Is DerrickComedy the most successful YouTube comedy channel? - jacks40 on 4/13/13 at 6:19 pm|
At least in terms of getting careers out of the videos. Search Derrick Comedy on YouTube and watch some of their videos.
This is where Donald Glover from Community gt his start.
If you've seen Bro Rape on YouTube you recognize the new fat castmember on SNL.
Also they had a video about wo...
| More Sports Board|| Should Lakers amnesty Kobe? - jacks40 on 4/13/13 at 9:29 am|
Simmons just tweeted this out.
Considering when Kobe would come back from his injury and how much it could save Lakers on luxury tax, isn't this really the best option for them? ...
| Movie/TV Board|| Buffy the Vampire Slayer (TV series) - jacks40 on 4/1/13 at 12:58 pm|
Caught most of the first season of this show over the weekend.
I couldn't stop thinking that while Buffy is easily Joss Whedon most successful project not named the avengers, that Firefly is going to be the more well thought of show as time goes on.
The dialogue and jokes in Buffy are just ...
| O-T Lounge|| OT Lawyers: can Texas residents use CCRP Art 894? - jacks40 on 2/20/13 at 1:12 pm|
The guidelines on BR city website says out of state residents can use take advantage of 894 if their state participates in the program.
I can't find a list of participating states though. Anyone know where I can find that info. ...
| Outdoor Board|| Texas concealed carry with outstanding warrant in LA? - jacks40 on 2/19/13 at 11:02 pm|
My friend who lives in Texas has had an incident in Baton Rouge and was cited for damage to public property. Being from Texas he decided to ignore the court date so now he has a bench warrant here in LA.
He wants to get a concealed carry permit in Texas but am I right thinking the bench warrant ...
| Movie/TV Board|| The Simpsons - jacks40 on 2/10/13 at 8:17 pm|
Tonight's episode had Bart getting dumped by his Gf and he responds with "give me another chance, I'll be way more attentive to your needs on the seesaw. I'll stay down there as long as you want me to"
I know the show is way past its prime but it still can deliver the occasional homerun IMO. ...
| Movie/TV Board|| Best female LEO currently on TV? - jacks40 on 12/12/12 at 8:49 pm|
Agent Libson on Mentalist
Agent Van Pelt from the Mentalist
Kate Beckett from Castle
| O-T Lounge|| Applying for job overseas: Resume or CV? - jacks40 on 12/10/12 at 8:27 pm|
I'm applying for a position with a company in Doha.
I have an updated resume, but a quick google search tells me that even for employment must other parts of the world submit a Curriculum Vitae.
If I should submit a CV anyone know of a site that has a good template I could use?...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| TY Hilton or CJ spiller for flex non-ppr - jacks40 on 12/9/12 at 11:34 am|
Usually always go RB over wr for flex but second guessing myself considering Hilton's last 3 weeks...
| O-T Lounge|| Where can I get a decent priced haircut in Vegas by the strip? - jacks40 on 11/21/12 at 9:41 am|
Google search only brings up 2 barbershops, both in Casinos, and one is the The Art of Shaving.
Anyone know of a good place relatively close to the strip? ...
| O-T Lounge|| What is a realistic USB 3.0 speed? - jacks40 on 11/12/12 at 9:25 pm|
Just installed a USB 3.0 PCI card in my old Dell, and while my external HD is seeing speeds 2x as fast as 2.0 I'm not coming anywhere near the theoretical max of 625 MB/S.
I know the 625 # is pie in the sky but what realistically should I be looking for here? Twice as fast is good but I expected ...
| O-T Lounge|| Any OT Mechanics on right now and willing to help with RPM fluctuation? - jacks40 on 11/10/12 at 2:55 am|
Last night and once today, right after starting my car the RPMs fluctuate btw 3000 and 5500.
Both times I gave it a little gas the RPMs dropped to normal and it idled and drove fine.
anyone have a guess on what might be causing this?...
| Political Talk|| Was there really that big a difference btw the 2 candidates? - jacks40 on 11/7/12 at 8:48 am|
Typical republican and democrat differences aside, my Libertarian friend says the President and Governor Romney were basically same guy.
True or false?...
| Political Talk|| New Orleans Toll vote? - jacks40 on 11/6/12 at 11:51 pm|
How is it looking?...
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| Need 1 for N. Endzone. - jacks40 on 11/3/12 at 2:31 pm|
On campus now with cash. ...
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| Need 2-3 for Les Miserables @ Mahilia Jackson 11/4 7:30 showing - jacks40 on 11/1/12 at 1:41 pm|
Save the revocation of my man card for later and can anyone help me keep my sack from being crushed by my GF?
I made a deal so that I could watch LSU/Bama instead of going to a wedding on the condition that I take her to this play on Sunday. Guess who forgot to get tickets...
Stubhub has a fe...
| O-T Lounge|| Cost to make a international cell call? - jacks40 on 10/29/12 at 9:58 pm|
Just got back from Mexico and need to call the resort we stayed at.
What am I looking at per minute? I don't have an international plan and before anyone says google it the first 40 results or so are details about ATT's international plan. ...
| Political Talk|| Simple newb Romney question. - jacks40 on 10/6/12 at 5:18 am|
As someone who pays very little attention to politics and hasn't voted once in the three times I've had the chance to in a Presidential election(yes I know I'm what's wrong with this country) I have a question.
During Primary season the knock on Governor Romney was he wasn't Republican enough(or...
| O-T Lounge|| Best site to rip YouTube audio? If still possible? - jacks40 on 10/6/12 at 5:06 am|
Tried the search function and google gave me some outdated sites.
Anyone have a good reliable site that rips YouTube audio and converts into MP3s?
| More Sports Board|| Quote from Joshua Morgan on Finnegan...from Friday - jacks40 on 9/16/12 at 9:00 pm|
Here is the link to the Washington Post article but here is the best part of article.
[quote]He’s one of those guys that plays—you know how they say play ...
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| Looking Parking pass for N. Texas - jacks40 on 8/31/12 at 1:08 pm|
Email me at jacks_forty@ yahoo. Com...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Saints Talk Fantasy Draft tonight - jacks40 on 8/27/12 at 11:07 am|
Just a reminder for those in the league, that the draft is tonight.
| Tiger Rant|| Is it going to be a certain color for N Texas? - jacks40 on 8/18/12 at 9:34 pm|
GF is getting a new LSU shirt but she wants to know if there is a certain color for N Texas. TIA...
| Movie/TV Board|| Scarface: any "good" movie that time has been more unkind to? - jacks40 on 8/12/12 at 2:55 pm|
Saw Scarface last night and man it is a 80's movie no doubt.
The musical montage of "Push it to the Limit", some of the overacting by Pachino, and the movie in general seems bad.
Has there been a "good" movie that time has been more unkind to than Scarface?...
| More Sports Board|| Lane Kiffen says he wouldn't vote USC #1 except for the fact that he did - jacks40 on 8/9/12 at 10:29 pm|
[quote]"I would not vote USC No. 1, I can tell you that," he told reporters.
But he did.
In his first-ever ballot as a voter in the poll, Ki...