| Music Board|| New EP by a young artist - parrotdr on 6/7/13 at 12:00 pm|
This is an EP just written and recorded by a teen whom I happen to know. Give it a shot--4 songs (two instrumentals wrapped around the centerpiece, "Run", followed by more of an electronic song) totalling 14 minutes.
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| Sold - parrotdr on 3/21/13 at 4:06 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| Moving songs to external hard drive - parrotdr on 1/5/13 at 10:07 am|
I did this yesterday to "reclaim" 120 GB of hard drive space on my computer.
I got a 1.5 TB Western Digital Passport external drive. It was easy enough to move the files and re-route Itunes, but I hear occasional skipping when playing songs off the drive. Seems this is not uncommon on the extern...
| Music Board|| Music/Itunes on External Hard Drive - parrotdr on 1/4/13 at 9:58 am|
I did this yesterday to "reclaim" 120 GB of hard drive space on my computer.
I got a 1.5 TB Western Digital Passport external drive. It was easy enough to move the files and re-route Itunes, but I hear occasional skipping when playing songs off the drive. Seems this is not uncommon on the exte...
| Movie/TV Board|| My son is on "Treme" tonight! - parrotdr on 11/25/12 at 7:08 pm|
OK, I know "Treme" is not a favorite of the Movie/TV Board, but there are fans here.
My son will play the role of "Elliott/Bar Mitzvah Boy" on tonight's season finale, entitled "Tipitina".
He has a few lines, and ends up playing the song "Tipitina" with Kermit Ruffins near the end of the episo...
| Tiger Rant|| Comparison graphic of Bama/LSU from UF/UGA game today - parrotdr on 10/27/12 at 6:11 pm|
Graphic from UGA/UF game today previewing next week's game.
Which begs the eternal question==why did that bastard have to come back to the SEC West? :lol:
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| Sold - parrotdr on 10/24/12 at 1:01 pm|
As stated, 2 Miss. State tickets/face value/NE endzone with access to student section.
| Movie/TV Board|| The Men of Boardwalk Empire Explained through Pie Charts - parrotdr on 10/10/12 at 5:14 pm|
| Tiger Rant|| College Football Live Friday--LSU/Florida EA Sports Simulation Results? - parrotdr on 10/6/12 at 8:23 am|
My DVR crapped out on me halfway through...anyone see the results of the simulation on CFLive?
I know it doesn't mean crap...still fun.
| Music Board|| Nickelback sign on College Gameday - parrotdr on 9/15/12 at 12:14 pm|
With all the love for Nickelback on TD (that's sarcasm...) I figured you'd all like this sign on ESPN today.
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| 2 Auburn Tickets for Sale - parrotdr on 9/11/12 at 10:42 pm|
[b]Face is $170. Make me an offer or a trade before I send'em off to Alabama with a friend. I'm in New Orleans. Can transfer personally or send overnight at my expense. [/b]
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Players to keep in keeper league - parrotdr on 8/27/12 at 3:10 pm|
I'm in a 10 team keeper league where we can keep up to 4 players, one at any position.
I'm considering keeping the following three:
QB Cam Newton
WR/TE Rob Gronkowski
RB Marshawn Lynch
I don't know that I'd spend a first rounder on any of them but I KNOW Cam or Gronk WOULD be ...
| O-T Lounge|| Now THIS is a weather forecast! (Humor for storm week) - parrotdr on 8/27/12 at 11:04 am|
| More Sports Board|| American Legion World Series--Jesuit, N.O. doing well - parrotdr on 8/19/12 at 10:13 am|
Jesuit, N.O. based Retif Oil has won two games in the 8 team American Legion World Series in North Carolina and is supposed to play their third game in the winners' bracket on ESPN3 tonight! Go Blue Jays! (My son goes there...)
| Music Board|| Phil Collins ...Hits 0.99 today only on Amazon - parrotdr on 7/18/12 at 12:55 pm|
Yes, folks, love him or hate him...still worth 99 cents!
| Music Board|| Amazon Today Only 0.99 recent release albums - parrotdr on 7/3/12 at 4:07 pm|
I got a link for this earlier on facebook for $1.99 recent release albums today only. Bought two of them..bastards lowered the price to 0.99! Bought two more.
| O-T Lounge|| Johnny White's Sports Bar---CLOSED - parrotdr on 7/1/12 at 11:19 am|
Anyone else spend any late nights at this joint on Bourbon Street in the Quarter? The bar whose doors never closed--open 24/7--for 25 years closed last night at midnight. :wah:
I live here in N.O. and didn't know! Ironically, their website is [link=(http://johnnywhitesneverclosed.com/)]http:/...
| O-T Lounge|| Anyone build an outdoor structure/kitchen/bar? (updated pics page 2) - parrotdr on 6/23/12 at 3:36 pm|
We're getting plans up for an outdoor kitchen/bar structure. We may attach one side to our house, may not. Could depend on whether or not we want to drive pilings.
Anyone build one and mind posting pics?
Any idea what driving 4 piles would run if I attache the other side to the house?
| Tiger Rant|| Lindy's 5 Year Recruiting Rankings - parrotdr on 6/15/12 at 10:19 am|
[link=(http://www.everydayshouldbesaturday.com/)]Every Day Should Be Saturday[/link], always with a cool take on things, released this pic from Lindy's current College Football Issue. I thought the same thing when I read it myself...(scroll to bottom).
You don't have to justify anything you prin...
| Movie/TV Board|| Walking Dead Character Preview for Season 3--SPOILER ALERT - parrotdr on 5/23/12 at 12:39 pm|
| Movie/TV Board|| 100 Greatest Movie Insults - parrotdr on 5/16/12 at 11:36 pm|
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PSEYXWmEse8&feature=related)]100 Greatest Movie Insults[/link]
awesome--too many good one to cite favorites. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Tips for Seattle/Mt. Rainier Vacation? - parrotdr on 5/16/12 at 11:10 am|
We're going up this way in August. Plan on staying in Seattle a few days, doing the tourist thing (I did not go to the LSU/Washington game a couple of years ago, so I have NO experience here...).
May do the one day ferry to and from Victoria, BC. (Yes, we have passports!)
Planning on doing...
| O-T Lounge|| LSU Sorority Dress - parrotdr on 4/19/12 at 5:56 pm|
Just posted at LSUstuff.com (Tyger Gifts)--I give you, the LSU "Sorority Dress"!
Does it look more like lingerie? Why do I think most (girls) will not look this good in it?
| O-T Lounge|| Womens' Beach Volleyball--less bikinis? Say it ain't so! - parrotdr on 3/28/12 at 9:37 am|
Please let this not be a trend...please, please...
[link=(http://olympics.yardbarker.com/blog/olympics/women_volleyball_players_given_option_to_wear_shorts_and_sleeved_shirts/10412446)]Women Volleyball players given "bikini reprieve".[/link]
| O-T Lounge|| It's National Dentist Day....appreciate us, dammit...or else! - parrotdr on 3/6/12 at 11:50 am|
| O-T Lounge|| Top 10 Weirdest Theme Parks - parrotdr on 2/27/12 at 12:02 pm|
[link=(http://www.time.com/time/specials/packages/article/0,28804,2106937_2106938_2106939,00.html)]...per Time Magazine[/link]
Hacienda Napoles was Pablo Escobar's home and animal refuge...interesting idea for a theme park to say the least. You walk through a gate decorated by the airplane that ...
| O-T Lounge|| Rock Star Costume Ideas - parrotdr on 1/20/12 at 12:52 am|
Next week going to a theme dance--"Rock of Ages"....dress like someone in music.
I already know there'll be about ten Ozzy's, Axl's, Slashes, Michael Jacksons, a Sonny and Cher. All the common ones are taken.
Any different ideas or past experience?
I'm thinking maybe Flock of Seagulls with...
| O-T Lounge|| Math Problem...for all you "critical thinkers" - parrotdr on 1/17/12 at 8:33 pm|
Ok, my 15 y/o is in Algebra II, and one of his questions is a "critical thinking" question. Since I haven't seen a math argument on here in awhile, sink your teeth into this one.
[quote]Describe the possible values of "a" such that (the square root of 72) + (the square root of "a") can be simpli...
| O-T Lounge|| Merry Christmas OT! Cool Christmas lights on St. Charles Avenue - parrotdr on 12/24/11 at 9:20 am|
Merry Christmas to all on the OT and the Rant! This is a pic I took last night of some HUGE Oak trees on St. Charles Avenue in New Orleans.
Wonder how much you pay someone to do this?
| O-T Lounge|| Screw Best Christmas Song....How about WORST Christmas Song? - parrotdr on 12/13/11 at 12:26 pm|
There's lots of bad ones...
--I want a hippopotamus for Xmas
--Grandma got run over by a reindeer
--anything by Justin Beiber this year
But the overall worst ever has got to be that damn song about the poor kid with no money trying to buy shoes for his soon-to-be-dead mother. Makes me want to...