| O-T Lounge|| Need Travel Advice - Nassau, Bahamas - Carlos Santannaclaus on 1/18/12 at 12:03 pm|
Going to Nassau in May. Never been there and need some advice.
While I'd like to stay at the One and Only Ocean Club, 1,950 a night plus tax is just a little too rich for my blood. Well, way too rich for my blood.
Does anyone know the best spot to be? Like Cable Beach, for instance?
| Money Talk|| What is a "Wrap Provider?" - Carlos Santannaclaus on 11/8/11 at 1:44 pm|
I'm looking at the Putnam Stable Value fund as a choice for our 401k plan and on the one-sheet it lists some "Wrap Providers" in it's asset mix. Rabobank Nederland, Monumental Life, Pacific Life, and JP Morgan Chase are listed as the Wrap Providers. We are moving our 401k from Prudential to Fideli...
| Conference Expansion|| West Virginia to Big 12? - Carlos Santannaclaus on 10/25/11 at 10:22 am|
[link=(http://blog.chron.com/sportsupdate/2011/10/report-west-virginia-lined-up-to-leave-big-east-for-big-12/)]WVU to Big 12?[/link]
Just saw this. Sorry if redundant....
| SEC Rant|| Commitment from Future Blue Chip Son - eBay Auction! - Carlos Santannaclaus on 12/3/10 at 4:09 pm|
Sorry if prev...
| Tiger Rant|| ESPN Prestige Rankings for College Football - Carlos Santannaclaus on 6/16/10 at 2:43 pm|
[link=(http://sports.espn.go.com/ncf/news/story?id=3849468)]ESPN Prestige Rankings[/link]
Interesting. LSU is #13 and Vandy is #119 and dead last....
| Conference Expansion|| The Big 12 Lives on - But Still has a Texas problem - Carlos Santannaclaus on 6/15/10 at 1:10 pm|
Interesting article on this writer's take of what happened....
| More Sports Board|| Funny Ditka Quote - Carlos Santannaclaus on 6/14/10 at 3:50 pm|
This popped up on Gmail.
Funny Quote of the Day - Mike Ditka - "If God had wanted man to play soccer, he wouldn't have given us arms."
I know, probably not the right board....
| More Sports Board|| Lolo Jones running now. - Carlos Santannaclaus on 6/12/10 at 4:36 pm|
Love her. She's hot!...
| Conference Expansion|| Nebraska Board of Regents Meeting Live Audio Streaming - Carlos Santannaclaus on 6/11/10 at 1:29 pm|
Bandwidth is overloaded now, though....
| More Sports Board|| Tebow Post-Game Photo - Carlos Santannaclaus on 12/6/09 at 1:22 pm|
I hate to do this, but it's funny. I like Tebow, and respect him, but this is funny.
[link=(http://img109.imageshack.us/img109/8883/bama32to13.jpg)]Post Game Photo[/link]...
| Tiger Rant|| Watching the PP non-INT on replay - Carlos Santannaclaus on 11/8/09 at 9:26 pm|
I know it's been discussed ad nauseum, but I'm watching the DVR replay of the INT. I'm even angrier that the chicken#$%$ replay ref didn't overturn it. I'll need a shot of something to calm down enough to go to sleep tonight....
| Tiger Rant|| Here's Hoping History Repeats Itself - Carlos Santannaclaus on 10/8/09 at 6:19 pm|
I'll be in Tiger Stadium Saturday night. The last time I was in a stadium for a #1 vs. #4 matchup was the 1978 Cotton Bowl, Earl Campbell's senior year, when #1 Texas played #4 Notre Dame. #4 Notre Dame smoked Texas 38-10 and was voted the National Champion that year.
Here's hoping #4 smokes #1...
| Food and Drink Board|| Feral Hog - what to process? - Carlos Santannaclaus on 1/8/09 at 3:31 pm|
I'm going to take a couple of feral hogs this weekend that have been tearing up some pasture. I have a deer processor that will process the hogs for me.
Never having had one processed before, any suggestions on what I should have the meat made into? Would the shoulder be good to smoke by itse...
| Tiger Rant|| RS Named Best Offensive Player in Texas - Carlos Santannaclaus on 12/18/08 at 10:49 am|
[link=(http://www.chron.com/disp/story.mpl/chronicle/6171306.html)]RS Named Best in State[/link]
For your reading pleasure......
| Money Talk|| Interesting Article from the Oracle of Ohama - Carlos Santannaclaus on 10/17/08 at 10:25 am|
[link=(http://www.nytimes.com/2008/10/17/opinion/17buffett.html?_r=1&ref=opinion&pagewanted=print&oref=slogin)]The Oracle of Omaha[/link]
A good, short read. And from a guy whose opinion matters....
| O-T Lounge|| Tai Chi - Anyone try it? - Carlos Santannaclaus on 10/10/08 at 3:48 pm|
I just got a haircut and the girl that cut it was talking about how great Tai Chi is and how I should try it to reduce stress yada yada yada.
Anyone try it? Any success?...
| More Sports Board|| Top Ten Reasons Why USC Lost... - Carlos Santannaclaus on 9/26/08 at 1:26 pm|
Why USC lost
I tried to fight it, but it was no use. The Peanut Gallery clearly expressed a desire for an explanation as to why No. 1 USC was shocked by heretofore 1-2 Oregon State last night by a 27-21 score. If nothing else, the 10 Spot is a Man of the People.
| Political Talk|| Top Ten Surprising Facts About Sarah Palin from Wasilla res. - Carlos Santannaclaus on 9/26/08 at 10:16 am|
David Letterman had citizens of Wasila do this top ten list:
Top Ten Surprising Facts About Sarah Palin presented by residents of Wasilla, Alaska
Sometimes Sarah calls John McCain "grandpa"
Interior Designer, May-Lynn Pauling
She stole that sexy librarian lo...
| Political Talk|| Palin bans reporters from meetings-Double Thread-sorry - Carlos Santannaclaus on 9/23/08 at 12:02 pm|
SORRY!!! Double thread!!!
Interesting....to say the least.
Palin bans reporters from meetings with world leaders
By SARA KUGLER Associated Press
Sept. 23, 2008, 10:59AM
NEW YORK — Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin, who has not held a news conference in nearly four weeks...
| Political Talk|| Wake up time for "real conservatives" - Carlos Santannaclaus on 9/17/08 at 12:55 pm|
Don't care what your politics are, this guy has some good points, and some not-so-good points.
Wake-up time for `real conservatives'
Posted on Sat, Sep. 13, 2008
By LEONARD PITTS JR.
So it seems George W. Bush is not really conservative.
Nor are Mitt Romney, John McC...
| Political Talk|| McCain's "Lipstick on a pig" comment - Carlos Santannaclaus on 9/10/08 at 5:49 pm|
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BR8IhMMhe8w)]McCain's lipstick on a pig comment re Hillary's proposal[/link]
Interesting, as always! Youtube never sleeps.
| Political Talk|| Solution for Green Energy - Carlos Santannaclaus on 9/10/08 at 12:36 pm|
Create a floating windfarm and tow it in the path of every god-forsaken tropical storm we get. Hell, that'll power the whole US for months! :lol:...
| Political Talk|| McCain takes on GOP and Bush along with Obama - Carlos Santannaclaus on 9/7/08 at 9:19 pm|
McCain takes on GOP and Bush along with Obama
By TERENCE HUNT, AP White House Correspondent 12 minutes ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - Barack Obama isn't John McCain's only opponent. Sometimes McCain sounds like he's running almost as hard against President Bush and the Republican Party as he is again...
| Political Talk|| 50 Lawyers Pack Court as Support for Atty - Carlos Santannaclaus on 8/15/08 at 9:29 am|
| More Sports Board|| Helicopter Fishing - Carlos Santannaclaus on 8/13/08 at 12:41 pm|
Ok, boys. Here's one for ya. Those Aussies are crazy!
| Help Board|| Meaning of "Germans?" - Carlos Santannaclaus on 8/7/08 at 12:36 pm|
Ok, I confess. Newbie here. What the heck does "Germans" mean when I see it referred to in these threads?...
| Help Board|| LSU Webcam - Carlos Santannaclaus on 7/29/08 at 3:33 pm|
I'm about to give up. I can't get an image from the LSU Parade Ground or Quad webcams any more. I haven't for a pretty good while.
Can anyone else see the webcam? Any ideas what my problem might be? I used to be able to see it. I've got the latest Java update and ...