| O-T Lounge|| Boeing 787 Dreamliner doing military style flying manuvers - Napoleon on 4/20/16 at 9:18 pm|
Pretty cool, but 777 will probably say they are routine. :lol: [link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g8VH-kJ_HQk)]LINK[/link] [quote]This time, the aircraft in question is a Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner. If you haven’t heard of it, it doesn’t take a dictionary to figure out that this is one gi...View Topic - Replies (11)
| Movie/TV Board|| The Jason Staham LG commercial is the weirdest thing on TV, lol - Napoleon on 4/19/16 at 7:20 pm|
[link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tOpsnNf9Wj0)]Kinda creepy, lol[/link] when he is the old lady at the table and then the lady dancing. :speechless: :speechless: ...View Topic - Replies (8)
| O-T Lounge|| have you heard about the all women Uber/Lyft concept (men not allowed to use) - Napoleon on 4/19/16 at 8:46 am|
[link=(https://www.bostonglobe.com/business/2016/03/24/new-mass-startup-like-uber-lyft-but-for-women/1LmxftfcQDvl5GihRu9YNM/story.html)]LINK[/link] In the guise of safety men will be banned from using the service. But how can women decry sexism and yet want to exclude men from working a certain jo...View Topic - Replies (27)
| Movie/TV Board|| Anyone see "Look who's Back" on Netflix (German comedy about Hitler) - Napoleon on 4/18/16 at 9:21 am|
Watched it Saturday night. Pretty funny for a foreign flick. The shot for shot "downfall bunker scene" part was really good. Ineresting concept. Basically Hitler wakes up in 2014 and meets a guy who thinks he is a comedian, so Hitler gets on TV and becomes the hit of Germany. Interesti...View Topic - Replies (1)
| Tech Board|| Have a failing HDD want to replace with larger HDD and SSD for O/s and programs - Napoleon on 4/4/16 at 7:46 pm|
What do I do? HDD I have now is a 2Tb 5400rpm Seagate, replacing with a 3Tb 7500rpm drive for storage and a 250gb ssd. Should I install 3tb amnd clone 2tb to it, then copy os to ssd? Is there a system function or program for this? I have most of the 2tb backed up on my network cloud, bu...
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| O-T Lounge|| Dying slow by starving vs euthanasia. - Napoleon on 3/28/16 at 3:54 pm|
Why is euthanasia such a big deal, yet removing a feeding tube and letting someone slowly starve to death seen as compassionate? My grandma had a bad stroke the other day and the doctors said she has 70% brain damage. They pulled her off the machines, but have to provide fluids and other stuff f...View Topic - Replies (14)
| O-T Lounge|| New Bandit edition Trans Am, Burt Reynolds edition. - Sadly, He seems out of it. - Napoleon on 3/26/16 at 8:50 pm|
[link=(http://www.motorauthority.com/news/1103076_burt-reynolds-introduces-the-new-bandit-trans-am-video)]LINK[/link] [quote]Pontiac may no longer be around but you can still go and buy a new Trans Am. You can even buy one approved by the Bandit himself, actor Burt Reynolds. The folks at Trans Am...View Topic - Replies (14)
| O-T Lounge|| Another Katt Williams beat down ; Sucker punches a kid, kid wins fight. - Napoleon on 3/23/16 at 10:32 am|
[link=(http://www.tmz.com/2016/03/23/katt-williams-minor-fight-video/)]TMZ link[/link] [quote]Katt Williams threw a punch at a kid, but when you watch the video it's clear the kid ends up kicking Katt's ass. Katt throws the first punch but the victim -- who's reportedly in 7th grade -- takes matt...View Topic - Replies (13)
| Movie/TV Board|| Movie night.. 10 Cloverfield or London has fallen - Napoleon on 3/19/16 at 8:06 pm|
Interested in both, but will only get to see one in theaters most likely. I'm sure people here have seen both. I like action films in theaters and both had originals that I enjoyed. With the blockbusters starting soon, probably only going to get to see one of these before it's out of theaters. ...View Topic - Replies (5)
| O-T Lounge|| would you grab a kid you didn't know if you think it was the right thing to do? - Napoleon on 3/16/16 at 5:59 pm|
Was at a Cane's in NOLA yesterday for quick snack. Older gent walks in with two girls, one of whom is autistic. Restaurant has a decent amount of people in it, not packed but not empty. Man is around 70ish, his grandkids were elementary age. Anyway, he goes to use bathroom and oldest chi...View Topic - Replies (33)
| Food and Drink|| Finally made it to Shaya, and it was worth the Hype, and $9 for hummus - Napoleon on 3/12/16 at 5:04 pm|
Well yes, the Hummus expensive, and it's no Sabra.... I kid, I kid. Seriously the hummus is amazing, now the best thing about it is the bread it goes on. That PITA, man, they have Pita down. It's like no other Pita I have ever had, more leavened, almost like a pizza dough, yet lighter. They c...
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| Music Board|| G.O.A.T. and your Mom , coming to NOLA, 4/5 (bring a duck) - Napoleon on 2/23/16 at 8:56 pm|
[img]https://scontent-dfw1-1.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xlf1/v/t1.0-9/12705635_1123335341010332_7558514317530484972_n.jpg?oh=97d86c97561d9761efbaaa2af341654a&oe=57604662[/img] [link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WXFDiWgRlfc)]LINK[/link] Saw them on Tosh.0 years ago (I had no idea this was a re...
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| Tech Board|| Anyone build racing quadcopters/drones? - Napoleon on 2/12/16 at 9:55 am|
I have been having a lot of fun with my cheap POS quadcopter. Even though the FPV never seems to work. I decided to order a 250mm carbon fiber frame, some 2300kv motors, motor controllers, flight controllers and a power distribution board. This is just a start and I wanted to see what ...
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| O-T Lounge|| The most dangerous way to listen to radio, or why you don't touch AM towers - Napoleon on 2/12/16 at 8:56 am|
Pretty cool video in story linked. [link=(http://www.popularmechanics.com/technology/a19407/this-is-the-most-dangerous-way-to-listen-to-the-radio/)]Popular Mechanics article link[/link] [quote]AM radio towers are giant beasts thanks to the way AM radio works: amplitude modulation. The more pow...View Topic - Replies (9)
| O-T Lounge|| Had a drunk a-hole throw a thirty+ pound bag of beads at a lady yesterday - Napoleon on 2/7/16 at 11:11 am|
I think it's fine to throw grosses, but it's shite that someone can toss a full bag of grosses of beads like that and you can't do anything about it. Luckily I saw a bag being tossed and caught a handle. But that was insane. Guys name is on the bag, not posting it here but I wrote a nice letter to...View Topic - Replies (36)
| O-T Lounge|| Phoenix troll tricks Wendy's manager into ordering windows smashed out. - Napoleon on 2/4/16 at 9:42 pm|
Pretty solid troll. [quote]A valley fast food restaurant was trashed after a caller, pretending to be with the fire department, instructed employees to smash windows to avoid an explosion due to a gas leak. Phoenix police say a mystery caller, pretending to be with the fire department, told th...View Topic - Replies (10)
| Political Talk|| Why do we let Iowa and New Hampshire have so much say in who the candidates are? - Napoleon on 2/3/16 at 4:51 pm|
This system has to go, it's been stupid for decades. Seems like the far left, the right and the middle could all agree on this. By the time more populous states get to have caucuses or delegations it's too late to make a difference. ...
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| O-T Lounge|| Watch out Cad, 1 in 5 Americans now a Amazon Prime member. - Napoleon on 1/26/16 at 9:58 am|
[quote] About one in five adult Americans has an Amazon Prime membership, a report released Monday found. Consumer Intelligence Research Partners estimated that there were 54 million Prime members in the United States at the end of 2015. That’s 21% of the U.S. adult population of 246 million. ...View Topic - Replies (11)
| Food and Drink|| Anyone try Shyan's kitchen (Indian/Pakistani) in Metairie?? (really good) - Napoleon on 1/25/16 at 7:44 pm|
I'ven been three times and it's really enjoyable, right on Houma and easy to get to. I had an Indian customer put me on it. I'm a selectarian right now, so eating mostly vegitarian, but today I had the Tikka Masala and it was amazing. Even more amazing is lunch drink and tip will cost you less th...
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| O-T Lounge|| The worst jury-rigs home inspectors have come across (PM article) - Napoleon on 1/11/16 at 10:13 am|
Pretty good stuff. Very Cringe worthy. [img]http://pop.h-cdn.co/assets/16/01/1452295387-04-nightmares-33.jpg[/img] [quote]Deck accidents are commonplace, and this is why. No BBQ is worth it.[/quote] [img]http://pop.h-cdn.co/assets/16/01/1452295286-08-nightmares-33.jpg[/img] [quote]Death W...View Topic - Replies (6)