| O-T Lounge|| 7th Ward: Perfect opportunity to troll your Facebook, re: Nelson Mandela - Fun Bunch on 12/10/13 at 1:07 pm|
Post the following quotes:
[quote] "If there is a country that has committed unspeakable atrocities in the world, it is the United States of America. They don't care for human beings."
[quote] “From its earliest days, the Cuban Revolution has also been a source of inspiration t...
| Food and Drink Board|| New York City help: Last minute, during a holiday - Fun Bunch on 12/9/13 at 9:28 am|
So I'm going to be in NYC for the first time in my life. Its going to be for New Years...soooo...it will be slightly busy there. Going from the 31st to the 5th. :lol:
My wife and I are both foodies, but this is sort of last minute and there is no way we'll be able to get into places like Le Bern...
| Fark Board|| Kenny Stills and Drew Brees after the Carolina game - Fun Bunch on 12/9/13 at 9:11 am|
| Political Talk|| So why are states like La turning down medicaid Federal Funds under ACA? - Fun Bunch on 12/6/13 at 3:47 pm|
Someone explained it beautifully here, and I can't find the numbers.
There's some idiot on FB raging about it, saying the Federal Government is paying for it all and yada yada yada.
Need some facts to refute it and I can't find the requisite posts on here about it....
| Food and Drink Board|| Booty's becomes first NOLA restaurant to accept Bitcoin - Fun Bunch on 12/5/13 at 4:05 pm|
| Food and Drink Board|| Chopped Challenge2: Chorizo, Shiitake, Stout, Peppermint Candy (Deadline Dec 18) - Fun Bunch on 12/4/13 at 2:49 pm|
DEADLINE: DECEMBER 18!
Our ingredients for the December Chopped Challenge are:
RUSSIAN IMPERIAL STOUT (any Stout Beer will be acceptable)
You must make an Entree, Appetizer OR Dessert incorporating these 4 items "in some w...
| More Sports Board|| Belichick: Every single play should be able to be challenged - Fun Bunch on 12/3/13 at 4:22 pm|
[quote]“When you have two challenges, I don’t see anything wrong with the concept of ‘you can challenge any two plays that you want,’” Belichick said, via Mike Reiss of ESPN. “I understand that judgment calls are judgment calls, but to say that an important play can’t be reviewed, I don’t think that...
| Food and Drink Board|| December Chopped Challenge: 4th ingredient VOTE OPEN, Page 10 - Fun Bunch on 12/3/13 at 1:36 pm|
WE HAVE 5 INGREDIENTS TO CHOOSE FROM FOR INGREDIENT #4:
1 - Can of Creamed Corn
2 - Sirloin of Beef
3 - Lentils
4 - Pizza Dough
5 - Russian Imperial Stout
MDOG HAS SPOKEN:
CHORIZO, PEPPERMINT CANDY, SHIITAKE
Nominate an ingredient.
We will open up voting tomorrow. Fi...
| Food and Drink Board|| Kwanzaa Chopped Challenge Discussion Thread: Now with Algebra - Fun Bunch on 12/2/13 at 3:42 pm|
Ok guys, we are going to start up the december chopped challenge.
There are going to be some changes this time that I have decided on, dictator style.
[b]EDITED FOR LESS CONFUSION:
We vote on and nominate 6 ingredients. Meridian Dog picks 3.
We then choose a 4th Curveball together, sans ...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| Fournette, Noil, Dupre and Willis are locks, from what I'm told - Fun Bunch on 11/26/13 at 3:31 pm|
Ok, I debated about posting this since I'm sure this is old news and I have no track record on here. And everyone will be like "ORLY" and "Link?" and "Cool Story Bro" or "We already know this" etc etc etc.
But I wouldn't bull shite you guys.
A guy I know is about as connected as you can be to NO...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| This is the type of game that makes me irrationally nervous - Fun Bunch on 11/21/13 at 3:33 pm|
A team that has absolutely sucked for several weeks now. A team we should absolutely smash.
Division rival. Short week. On the road. Trying to stay ahead of other teams in the HFA race. Sandwiched between two huge games.
Somehow I just can't get confident for games like this. Am I th...
| Pelicans Talk|| Very interesting Anthony Davis statistics - Fun Bunch on 11/21/13 at 2:15 pm|
Let me preface this by saying a poster on Reddit claims this. I didn't look it up or try to confirm, because I'm lazy:
He currently leads the entire NBA in points per possession as the roll man in the Pick and Roll. The entire NBA.
He also is the most efficient player in transition offense i...
| More Sports Board|| Dwight Howard doesn't like getting heckled - Fun Bunch on 11/21/13 at 1:51 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| So my wife got a parking ticket from the city of New Orleans a few weeks back - Fun Bunch on 11/20/13 at 9:50 am|
And got towed. There were no "no parking" anywhere around, but I showed up, paid the parking ticket, paid for the tow, and went about my life.
We get a notice in the mail: ticket not paid. Even though I have a receipt in my hand saying I paid it. The hearing date is the day BEFORE I re...
| More Sports Board|| Trey Burke will seduce you. - Fun Bunch on 11/17/13 at 12:08 am|
Or is high as frick.
| Food and Drink Board|| FDB Chopped Challenge #1: VOTING THREAD - Fun Bunch on 11/15/13 at 2:24 pm|
Go here to view the dishes:
Please vote for your 1, 2, 3 places dishes.
The one with the highest aggregate will win.
Degas will be keeping track of the totals.
| O-T Lounge|| San Juan, Puerto Rico advice - Fun Bunch on 11/15/13 at 11:28 am|
Wife and I are going on a little trip there in March.
We are looking at renting a condo.
We are looking in either Old San Juan or near/on the beach in Condado. (I prefer OSJ while the wife would probably prefer the beach). We are going to rent a car and all of that to go see rainforests, and ...
| More Sports Board|| Completely eliminating the kicking game from Football... - Fun Bunch on 11/14/13 at 3:59 pm|
Ok, let's say the NFL hypothetically eliminates all aspects of the kicking game from the game.
TDs are 7 points.
No Field Goals.
No extra points.
No kickoffs. Teams start at the 20 (or 25 or whatever).
Basically every team must go for it on 4th down. Every team must score a TD ...
| Food and Drink Board|| FDB Chopped Challenge #1: Dish Presentation Thread - Fun Bunch on 11/13/13 at 3:37 pm|
Ingredients: Pork Tenderloin, Pumpkin, Orange Marmalade, Sriracha
Post em in this thread.
Limit of 5 picks per entry. You can talk about your dish all you want.
We are NOT VOTING IN THIS THREAD AT THIS TIME.
ENTRIES WILL STOP ON FRIDAY AT 3:30.
At that time, voting will commence.
| Food and Drink Board|| FDB Chopped Challenge Results Thread will be started Wednesday at around 3:30 - Fun Bunch on 11/11/13 at 3:27 pm|
Just giving everyone the heads up.
Everyone will be able to submit until Friday at let's say Noon.
We will allow voting until Monday. We will vote in thread when submissions end.
If people want to propose and agree on an alternative method, days, times etc let me know in this thread and we'...
| O-T Lounge|| A girl I know is apparently on seekingarrangments.com - Fun Bunch on 11/11/13 at 2:29 pm|
And is a sugar baby.
She told someone I know and they told me. We thought it was weird that she was always traveling all of the time and doesn't have that great a job. Well, that's why.
These guys fly her places, give her cash, buy her things. She allegedly only agrees to this with guys she a...
| O-T Lounge|| North Korea publicly executes 80 people, many for watching SKorean TV - Fun Bunch on 11/11/13 at 10:54 am|
[quote] North Korea publicly executed around 80 people earlier this month, many for watching smuggled South Korean TV shows, a South Korean newspaper reported Monday.[/quote][quote]In the eastern port of Wonsan,[b] the authorities gathered 10,000 people in a sports stadium to watch the execution of ...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| The rest of this schedule is just brutal - Fun Bunch on 11/11/13 at 9:45 am|
49ers - Super physical team, great D, have beaten us twice in a row. Coming off a loss, they can't afford to lose to a contender
@ Atlanta (Thursday night) - Short week. Yes they are having a terrible year but its the Falcons.
@ Seattle - The biggest home advantage of any team other than us, b...
| Pelicans Talk|| The Lance Thomas Conundrum. - Fun Bunch on 11/8/13 at 7:48 pm|
How in the clear blue frick does he continue to get minutes?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Need a "hip, cool" place to go tonight - Fun Bunch on 11/8/13 at 1:39 pm|
Its not for me. Buddy at work called and said his wife wants him to take her out tonight, and she wants some place kind of trendy, hip, cool etc in New Orleans. Atmosphere. Good food.
My first thought was Bacchanal but it might be a little cold tonight.
Otherwise my mind is blank.
| Food and Drink Board|| Chopped Challenge #1 Ingredients: Pumpkin, Pork Tenderloin, Sriracha, Marmalade - Fun Bunch on 11/8/13 at 9:28 am|
As you all know, this is a Chopped style challenge. I will pick 4 ingredients based on the suggestions and consensus of the FDB.
Then during the week, people will buy the ingredients, make there creations, and post about the entire process, how they did it, pictures of the results if they can, ho...
| Food and Drink Board|| Any of our FDB posters up for a Chopped challenge, FDB style? - Fun Bunch on 11/7/13 at 2:42 pm|
Here's what I was thinking: one of our resident cooks, posters, whomever, volunteers to be the weekly challenger.
The posters on the FDB will have to come up with 4 different ingredients that we talk about and agree on (like on Chopped). The ingredients have to be relatively readily available at ...
| More Sports Board|| Caron Butler fined $15k for gesture - Fun Bunch on 11/7/13 at 10:06 am|
| Pelicans Talk|| Anthony Davis was one assist away... - Fun Bunch on 11/2/13 at 9:57 pm|
From only the 17th 5x5 in NBA history. At least 5 in 5 categories.
He finished with:
| Help Board|| Pelicans Talk needs an Admin - Fun Bunch on 11/2/13 at 5:32 pm|
I know there are no Admins dedicated to specific boards, but Pel Talk could use an Admin that is one of the regular posters there.
It is getting much increased traffic, and as a result it's getting a bit out of hand with the flaming, infights, trolling, and most of all ALTERS. That board has to ...