| Movie/TV Board|| On Repeat: Why People Watch Movies and Shows Over and Over - Cole Beer on 9/10/14 at 2:31 pm|
[link=(http://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2014/09/rewinding-rewatching-and-listening-on-repeat-why-we-love-re-consuming-entertainment/379862/)]The glory of old films, memories, and the existential therapy of nostalgia [/link]
[quote]The millisecond that Dumb and Dumber clicks into f...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Brandin Cooks: what is his value in a trade? (PPR) - Cole Beer on 9/10/14 at 1:41 pm|
I have Brandin Cooks and I'm considering offering a trade. Who should I target in return?
Emmanuel Sanders or Julian Edelman is kind of who I'm thinking in a PPR.
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Picking Jets in survival pool: crazy? - Cole Beer on 9/2/14 at 11:24 am|
Should I have my head examined? I'm thinking about picking the Jets over Oakland for week 1 in my survival pool. Am I overthinking this?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Food for Fantasy Football draft? Need advice please - Cole Beer on 8/19/14 at 2:40 pm|
The situation is 10 hungry men at a house with a draft that should last at least 3-4 hours, and our budget is only about $70-$80.
What would y'all suggest?
Which dishes/food? Think it best to cook or carry out?
| Music Board|| Songs or Albums that remind you of Childhood? - Cole Beer on 7/30/14 at 10:22 am|
When I hear certain songs, it takes me back to the days when I was a child, for whatever reason. And for me it is bittersweet. On one hand, being an adult is awesome but on the other, being a kid was so easy and carefree.
Thinking about old friends, and the neighborhoods we grew up in long ago. B...
| Food and Drink Board|| Cooking steak in a regular oven - Cole Beer on 7/15/14 at 2:10 pm|
Guys, what if I just don't want to mess with the grill today and want to cook my steak in the oven?
Is there anyway to do this and have it come out good?
Some pointers would be much appreciated, thanks....
| O-T Lounge|| Why the Myers-Briggs test is totally meaningless - Cole Beer on 7/15/14 at 1:13 pm|
[quote]The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator is probably the most widely used personality test in the world.[/quote]
[quote]An estimated 2 million people take it annually, at the behest of corporate HR ...
| Music Board|| Queen's Tragic Rhapsody - Cole Beer on 7/9/14 at 3:31 pm|
[quote]Theatrical, brilliant, excessive and doomed — there had never been another band like Queen or a frontman like Freddie Mercury[/quote]
[link=(http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/queens-tragic-rhapsody-20140707)]Rolling Stone article[/link]
We all know the greatness of Queen, and this ...
| More Sports Board|| How bad would the worst NFL team... - Cole Beer on 7/8/14 at 2:08 pm|
Beat the best CFL (Canadian Football League) team?
Chad Johnson said this after his first CFL game..."the level of competition is really not that far off from the NFL and the speed of the game is equivalent.”
What about the worst CFL team vs the best NCAA team?
| Movie/TV Board|| Gordon Ramsay: I’m Done with Kitchen Nightmares - Cole Beer on 6/23/14 at 3:49 pm|
[link=(http://greatideas.people.com/2014/06/23/gordon-ramsay-to-stop-filming-kitchen-nightmares/?xid=rss-topheadlines)]Ramsay is done with Kitchen Nightmares[/link]
Damn, well it was a good run. Really enjoy this show....
| O-T Lounge|| "Sexy" Maid Services - Cole Beer on 6/10/14 at 2:39 pm|
Are there any businesses in Louisiana that offer sexy/slutty maid services? I'm asking for a friend.
Any references y'all could offer would be great.
Positive or negative experiences with this someone would like to share?
| Movie/TV Board|| Dateline on NBC/Dateline on ID - Cole Beer on 6/2/14 at 2:09 pm|
Does anybody else watch these true life crime stories on TV like I do?
Is that ok, or was I a bored housewife in my previous life?...
| O-T Lounge|| Appreciation thread for COPS - Cole Beer on 5/30/14 at 10:26 am|
O-T, believe it or not, police officers actually do some good every once in a blue moon.
Let's hear some positive stories about them, eh guys?
[quote]Pratico, an officer with the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office in Florida, took that motto a step further earlier this year, opting t...
| Movie/TV Board|| Eva Green: Sin City 2 poster (NSFW) - Cole Beer on 5/29/14 at 3:16 pm|
| Music Board|| Best Rock single from the 80's - Cole Beer on 5/29/14 at 1:20 pm|
"Take me home tonight" or "Hold on Loosely"?
Has to be one of those, am I right?...
| O-T Lounge|| Fashion topic: "Normcore" - Cole Beer on 4/21/14 at 2:03 pm|
So apparently being not-trendy or stylish, is actually all the rage in fashion.
[quote]Paging all male Slate readers, especially those who are willfully and violently indifferent to fashion, which, I suspect, is pretty much all of you. (No offense.)[/quote]
[quote]Fellahs! I have a surprise an...
| Political Talk|| Why Don't the 1 Percent Feel Rich? - Cole Beer on 4/3/14 at 9:58 am|
[quote]The merely rich are making more, but they're not worth more. It's the 0.01 percent that are creating our new Gilded Age. [/quote]
[quote]It's hard out there for the 1 percent...
| More Sports Board|| JFF lighting up his pro day - Cole Beer on 3/27/14 at 11:47 am|
In shoulder pads with camo shorts on!
Top 3 pick!
| Political Talk|| A Nation of Takers? - Cole Beer on 3/27/14 at 11:39 am|
[link=(http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/27/opinion/kristof-a-nation-of-takers.html?ref=opinion)]Article by Nicholas Kristof[/link]
[quote]In the debate about poverty, critics argue that government assistance saps initiative and is unaffordable. After exploring the issue, I must concede that the cri...
| Political Talk|| The Conservative Myth of a Social Safety Net Built on Charity - Cole Beer on 3/24/14 at 2:03 pm|
[quote]The right yearns for an era when churches and local organizations took care of society's weakest—an era that never existed and can't exist today. [/quote]
[quote]Ideology is as much about understanding the past as shaping the future. And conservatives tell themselves a story, a fairy tale ...