| Movie/TV Board|| Need a movie.. thinking Margin Call - SM6 on 3/5/14 at 12:32 pm|
I'm looking for a few movies to download for my upcoming 14 hr flight. I heard good thing about Margin Call, and I really like boardroom-thriller type movies. I was also thinking about downloading the original Wall Street again (its been ages since I've seen it). Any other suggestions? I saw Wolf of...
| Soccer Board|| Difference between European leagues - SM6 on 2/24/14 at 6:08 pm|
I've often heard commentators/pundits mention how one player wouldn't fare well in another league or how his skills are best suited to this or that, for example that the EPL requires a lot more fitness because you must play up and down the field.
Can anyone give me a quick rundown of some of thes...
| Food and Drink Board|| Bacon jam recipes - SM6 on 2/2/14 at 7:55 am|
Going to make bacon jam today, plenty of recipes online but I wanted to check with the F&D board to see if anyone had a 'favorite recipe.
| Movie/TV Board|| Need a new series to get hooked on, Netflix or Amazon - SM6 on 1/27/14 at 12:11 pm|
Looking for suggestions of a new show to crack out to on Netflix or Amazon(Free). I've watched HIMYM, Suits, Psych, Blue Collar and loved them all. I tried Breaking Bad and Dexter but it didn't do it for me as I am looking to wind down at night.
Can you share anything good?...
| O-T Lounge|| Moving company sucked, how do I get the word out? - SM6 on 1/8/14 at 2:55 pm|
So the moving company I used basically jacked me around for 2 weeks keeping my stuff in limbo, telling me multiple stories about when it would arrive and why, broke 3 items (2 cheap ones and my kitchen table). On top of this I was charged $500 in excess of what the contract stipulated by their 'cont...
| Food and Drink Board|| Getting sausages shipped from LA - SM6 on 12/30/13 at 8:33 am|
I would like to get some crawfish and alligator sausages shipped up to me, I've had some in the past that I got at Rouses and brought home and really liked. Since that's not an option can anyone recommend a place?
I checked Heberts Specialty meats but they didn't have crawfish gator (or game for ...
| Fark Board|| Grandpa boots ASU Bro in the face - SM6 on 12/4/13 at 4:02 pm|
Anyone have a good caption for this clip from the ASU UA game?
| O-T Lounge|| Gifts for the father of the groom - SM6 on 11/15/13 at 3:47 pm|
I'm getting married and need to get something for my dad from the both of us. Any ideas or suggestions cause I'm at a loss. Everything I've found is cheesy, and that won't work for a retired Marine aviator.. Not in the slightest.
| O-T Lounge|| Easiest way to get from O'Hare to downtown Chicago - SM6 on 11/5/13 at 5:42 pm|
Got an interview tomorrow in Chicago, I land at 8:00am and need to get downtown (N. .Clark St). Should I get a taxi and deal with traffic, or am I better off just riding the L into town and saving the money if the times will be similar?
| Soccer Board|| Tim Howard should have a nice career coaching when he's done - SM6 on 10/27/13 at 11:11 am|
Cause he sure as shite won't be in the broadcast booth, god he's not only boring but that monotone.... :snoozer:...
| Soccer Board|| Newcastle Sunderland betting thread - SM6 on 10/27/13 at 7:50 am|
I'm think Newcastle for the win or under 2.5?...
| O-T Lounge|| How much does it cost to endow a professorship? - SM6 on 10/12/13 at 9:04 am|
Just saw that Corey Webster gave a generous gift for a 'Nutrition Center'. How much would it have cost to endow a professorship at a school like LSU?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Its here: MOON BEER! - SM6 on 10/3/13 at 12:49 pm|
The folks at Dogfish Head have brewed beer with meteorites.
| Outdoor Board|| Shooting with an old Winchester Model 12 20 gauge - SM6 on 9/23/13 at 2:13 pm|
Got my Dad's old 20 that he had as a kid (manufactured in the 30s). Taking it out for Dove in a few weeks, I know I can't shoot lead where I'm going. I also am pretty sure I shouldn't be shooting steel out of it either, so what should I go with that is readily available at Walmart, bismuth? (note: I...
| Money Talk|| USAA Car Buying Service - SM6 on 9/5/13 at 1:29 pm|
Has anyone used this before? I will soon be in the market for a new car, and to avoid the hassle and shenanigans of car buying I was thinking about using this as it is a free service with my membership. I'm looking at something like a Jetta or Passat TDI.
I live in the DC area so I am not hurting...
| O-T Lounge|| Fresh Lamb, with a slight hint of Jet-A. - SM6 on 8/15/13 at 12:37 pm|
Pretty solid idea, but I guess you need some vigilant herders.
[quote]To scare away coyotes, there are the no-nonsense llamas and burros. "The wild burro...
| O-T Lounge|| Aiden Gill or Magazine Street Barber Shop - SM6 on 8/12/13 at 10:24 am|
Next time I am in New Orleans I am planning to take my dad and brother for a shave at the barber shop. Anyone have experience with both and would like to help me pick one? Thanks!
| Movie/TV Board|| Just finished Suits Season 2, need a new show to watch - SM6 on 7/31/13 at 8:18 am|
So I just finished season 2 of Suits, and I need another show to crack out to on Netflix or Amazon Prime. We've already done White Collar, Psych and HIMYM. Anything out there that the board would suggest?
| O-T Lounge|| Bay Area News learns the Asiana Pilots names... - SM6 on 7/15/13 at 8:21 am|
The fact that she actually reads these aloud leaves me speechless....
| O-T Lounge|| Because everyone needs a little 'awwwww' in their lives - SM6 on 7/10/13 at 8:32 am|
Stray dog taking care of some kittens....
| O-T Lounge|| Noise Cancelling Headphones - Any preference? - SM6 on 7/8/13 at 2:12 pm|
I'm in the market for some noise cancelling headphones for air travel, that will double as a very nice pair of headphones when travelling and while at home (they certainly won't be commuting with me).
I know Bose is the most common name, but I just started doing some research and want to hear if...
| Tiger Rant|| Who gets the banner for championship? - SM6 on 5/26/13 at 3:58 pm|
Does it go for regular season or tourney winner?
Real championship, no Ole Miss 2003 shite....
| Outdoor Board|| Need to get some fishing gear for my brother . Help! - SM6 on 5/7/13 at 8:39 am|
So my little brother just got a job as a fishing guide apprentice and is heading out soon. I wanted to get him something nice as a congratulations gift, however I am the consummate city slicker and don't know where to start. I know the outfitter supplies rods, reels, flies and such, so I was thinkin...
| More Sports Board|| Kirk Cousins is the new Tebow? - SM6 on 5/6/13 at 11:37 am|
From an interview concerning his view of homosexuality in sports.
[quote]“But I think we need to show love to every single person on this Earth,” he said. “Jesus showed love to everybody, and whether it was Mary Magdalene, who was a prostitute had seven demons inside her, he showed love to her, ...
| More Sports Board|| Is the 2009 Draft the Worst top half of a 1st round ever? - SM6 on 4/26/13 at 10:00 am|
Top half of the 1st round...
Lions -Mathew Stafford... solid QB lots to like.
Rams - Jason Smith.. an average starter... Bust for a 2.
Cheifs - Tyson Jackson... not his fault he was over drafted, but again, a bust for a 3
Seahawks - Aaron Curry.. YIKES
Jets - The Sanchize... UGH
Cinci - Andr...
| Food and Drink Board|| Cooking Blackened Alligator - SM6 on 4/25/13 at 3:04 pm|
Last time I was in Louisiana I picked up a pound of Alligator at Rouses. I want to blacken it, in the style of the Chimes, so I am planning on cutting it into short strips, dipping it in melted butter, dusting it with blackening spices (I got Louisiana Brand Blackening Spice up here in DC), then sea...
| Food and Drink Board|| Frying Oysters - SM6 on 4/21/13 at 1:41 pm|
I'm frying oysters this afternoon, does anyone have a favorite recipe for coating, or should I just use the tried and true dip in egg wash and dredge in AP flour and slap ya mama seasoning?
Also what's a good remounted or aioli to do wi them, always looking for new ideas and the FD board always ...
| Tiger Rant|| Geauxzone in the postseason. - SM6 on 4/15/13 at 6:08 am|
Not to get ahead of myself, but traditionally has Geauxzone shown the SEC baseball tourney or Regionals (when hosted)?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Westphalian Ham versus Black Forest Ham [Schinken (Prosciutto)] - SM6 on 3/20/13 at 9:29 am|
Local gourmet meat, cheese and wine shop is running a special on these two meats this week. I have had Black Forest ham (deli style) as well as Black Forest Bacon before, but never the Schinken (Prosciutto style). Which one should I go with, and what cheeses would you pair it with?
| O-T Lounge|| Do they give tours of the State Capitol - SM6 on 3/18/13 at 1:40 pm|
A coworker of mine is driving to Texas and chose to stop in Baton Rouge for the night and spend a day looking at god knows what. I suggested the state capitol. Do they give tours or is it more of a self guided type of thing?