| Outdoor Board|| Big trees that grow fast? - chickman1313 on 12/11/13 at 8:43 am|
Bought a house and am moving to Mandeville next week and want to plant some trees.
I'd love some live oaks, but I also want to live to see the trees get big.
Anyone have any recommendations for trees that will grow fairly quickly and get pretty large?...
| Outdoor Board|| Deer hunting in the rain - chickman1313 on 12/4/13 at 11:09 am|
How do yall feel about deer hunting in the rain?
Looks like we may get wet this weeked, any advice?
I've always felt its probably better to stalk a bit in the rain because the deer probably arent moving and its harder for them to hear and see ya....
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Donald Brown or Darren Sproles? PPR leage - chickman1313 on 11/29/13 at 11:33 am|
I'm leaning towards Sproles, playoffs started this week, need some help!
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Delanie Walker or Brandon Pettigrew this week? - chickman1313 on 11/14/13 at 1:41 pm|
what yall think?
have Quarles too from GB (had Finley before)... ...
| Outdoor Board|| Deer hunting without much time to scout, set-up and all that... - chickman1313 on 10/31/13 at 8:21 am|
So this year I have not even been in the woods at all. Working a lot, studying for CPA, getting married this coming spring and buying a house, shite has been hectic!
So I havent planted any food plots like I normally do, I havent cut any trails or cleared any land. Basically havent been in the w...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Tony Romo or Andy Dalton this week? - chickman1313 on 10/31/13 at 8:02 am|
Obviously gotta make a decision today....
Romo is averaging 23 pts/week and Dalton is averaging 21pts/week per our rules (TD passes are only 4 points)
over the last 4 weeks Romo is averaging 25 while Dalton is averaging 28...
Romo's worst week of the year has been 10 points (week 6) and Dal...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| Parker Orgeron WR (Ed's son) Mandeville High c/o 2016 - chickman1313 on 10/28/13 at 8:27 am|
Went to the Mandeville game Friday night. This kid made a great one handed TD catch and at least one more TD on a deep crossing route. He's got pretty good speed and really good hands. Still a couple years away and I dont think he has any offers yet. May be someone to keep your eye on, but a lot...
| Music Board|| Josh Abbott Band at The Varsity Saturday night - chickman1313 on 10/23/13 at 8:48 am|
Anyone going to the show? I'm thinking about it, have never seen them live before, worth the trip?...
| Money Talk|| Anyone ever used a VA loan for a home purchase? - chickman1313 on 9/25/13 at 8:15 am|
This will be my first home purchase and am looking to use a VA loan. I've already gotten "pre-approval" now I just need to find the house. I've heard, but don't really have anything concrete, that before you can use a VA loan the house has to be inspected by a special VA inspector and there are se...
| Tiger Rant|| When does the team travel to Dallas? - chickman1313 on 8/28/13 at 11:25 am|
Tomorrow or Friday? Or today?...
| Music Board|| Texas country music - need some recommendations - chickman1313 on 8/12/13 at 11:49 am|
So I've taken a good bit of time off from listening to "texas country"
Used to listen to a lot of Ragweed (from Oklahoma) and Reckless Kelly (from Idaho i think). Also some REK, Randy Rogers, a little Wade Bowen etc.
Yall got any recommendations for some good texas country? Just made a Ran...
| Soccer Board|| Transfer process/Transfer fees/Players salaries etc. for dummies - chickman1313 on 8/5/13 at 2:07 pm|
So being used to the NFL and NBA trades and signing bonuses I'm having a hard time figuring out how all this works in soccer.
I know there are transfer windows, so players can only transfer during those times. I also know that a player can "put in" for a transfer, if he wants to move teams but c...
| Outdoor Board|| Building a blind around a ladder stand? - chickman1313 on 7/30/13 at 1:31 pm|
What do yall use to build a "blind" around a ladder stand? When I first put mine up we had some bamboo that I sorta wrapped around the tree and hung some camo burlap on, that has now fallen off so if I am in my ladder stand, my every move can be seen.
How do yall typically enclose a ladder stand...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| Deondre Clark and McDowell interested in Ole Miss?? - chickman1313 on 7/23/13 at 4:39 pm|
Article discuss Clark and McDowell and Ole Miss...
[quote]DEONDRE CLARK SHOWS INTEREST IN OLE MISS: LSU defensive end commitment Deondre Clark visited Ole Miss recent...
| O-T Lounge|| Quitting smoking starting today...(update p 4) - chickman1313 on 7/2/13 at 8:05 am|
so I wont be called trash by all the people of the OT anymore :nana:
I ran out of cigarettes at like 6 yesterday evening, been wanting to quit for a while so I just said frick it and didn't go buy anymore. Woke up this morning, feel good, kinda antsy now that I'm at work. I have a couple of mee...
| Outdoor Board|| Gun shops in the New Orleans area - chickman1313 on 6/27/13 at 11:43 am|
The only place I've been in the state is Jim's in BR. I want to start looking for some parts for an AR build and was curious if yall had any recommendations for a gun shop in or around New Orleans. ...
| Outdoor Board|| CCA STAR Tournament - chickman1313 on 6/26/13 at 12:49 pm|
how does this work? is this just for tagged fish or are there other things? how long does it last? Are there restrictions on what types of boat you can use? Kayak? Live vs artificial bait? All waterways in Louisiana or are there specific ones?
yup, lots of questions...
| Money Talk|| Short term trading/ playing earnings reports - chickman1313 on 6/25/13 at 8:29 am|
Dont post on here too much, read a good bit though.
Most of the stuff I read on here is all about long term, holding stocks for years, investing in Roth IRA's etc.
Do any of yall do any "day trading" or short term trading.
ETA: forgot about the earnings report part. Typically you'll kno...
| O-T Lounge|| Lasik eye surgery in New Orleans - chickman1313 on 6/24/13 at 3:30 pm|
Anyone here have lasik done in New Orleans?
Any recommendations or places to stay away from?
I assume everyone is happy with their decision to get lasik, anyone not happy about it?
| Outdoor Board|| Getting ready for deer season - chickman1313 on 6/21/13 at 10:39 am|
Well now that all sports I give a shite about are done for the year, time to set my sights on getting ready for hunting season.
Planted soy beans this year, first time having a spring crop.
Any of yall have feeders out now? If so what do you have in them?
I took all of my cameras out of ...
| Political Talk|| Political Books - chickman1313 on 6/20/13 at 9:06 am|
The OT book thread got me thinking, what are some good political books?
Something I can read and come out on the other end a little more educated about politics....
| Soccer Board|| Bradley Roma Jersey - chickman1313 on 6/17/13 at 4:50 pm|
acceptable to wear for game tomorrow?
I dont have a USMNT kit :banghead:...
| O-T Lounge|| Brutal Beating of a man in NOLA CBD Monday morning (video) - chickman1313 on 5/22/13 at 3:04 pm|
Police released this video today of some upstanding young gentlemen making their living Sunday night/Monday morning
[quote]The man seen wearing the blue baseball cap is descri...
| Outdoor Board|| Night hunting lights, mounted to rifle for hogs - chickman1313 on 5/22/13 at 10:34 am|
Anyone ever used one? I purchased [link=(http://www.nitehunterarchery.com/hunting.html)]this[/link] yesterday. Will use the picatinny rail mount to mount to my FNAR on the front bottom rail. Not sure how well it will work. Says it will illuminate about 200 yards. Hopefully i'll be able to pop s...
| O-T Lounge|| WATS Roll Call! - chickman1313 on 5/8/13 at 4:19 pm|
anyone hitting up Wednesday at the Square today?
I'll be headin that way shortly, Dumpstaphunk playin!
edited my awkward question mark...
| Outdoor Board|| Everyday carry pocket knife - chickman1313 on 4/30/13 at 11:03 am|
Been a while since we have had one of these threads...
I have misplaced my Spyderco Endura 4 :wah:
So its time for me to get a replacement :dude:
I really liked the Endura, but I'm open to other ideas. What kind of knives do yall carry?...
| O-T Lounge|| Tornado Warning - NOLA - chickman1313 on 4/24/13 at 12:01 pm|
shits getting real
Weather for Orleans... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A * TORNADO WARNING FOR... NORTHERN JEFFERSON PARISH IN SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA... THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...TIMBERLANE...METAIRIE...KENNER... HARVEY... SOUTHWESTERN ORLEANS PARISH IN SOUTHEAST LOUISI...
| Outdoor Board|| scope and iron sights for rifle? - chickman1313 on 4/22/13 at 2:55 pm|
I've got a FN FNAR with no sights on it yet. I'm curious if any of yall know if I could mount a scope with basically a "quick release" button. So if i put iron sights on there, i could take the scope off and still have some sights but if I want to shoot long range, i can just snap the scope on and...
| O-T Lounge|| bank robbery in progress in Algiers - chickman1313 on 4/18/13 at 12:39 pm|
police are on the scene, ya know what i mean...[quote]New Orleans police are on the scene of a bank robbery in Algiers. Police said they responded to a call of an armed robbery ...
| Outdoor Board|| Monster spec caught in Calcasieu Lake - chickman1313 on 3/28/13 at 3:45 pm|