| Political Talk|| Gov. Jindal announces plan to scale back the motion picture tax credit program. - Dumplin on 3/17/13 at 12:00 am|
I have no idea what this is meant to accomplish. Discuss....
| O-T Lounge|| Public WiFi at Tulane or Loyola libraries? - Dumplin on 11/18/12 at 7:26 pm|
Does anyone know if non-students can access the internet on campus? I am trying to find new, comfortable place to study in NOLA and the universities came to mind first....
| O-T Lounge|| Twin Span or Causeway to get out of NOLA? - Dumplin on 8/26/12 at 7:01 pm|
Anybody have any idea which will be less congested if an evacuation is ordered? I'll be leaving from Uptown if I decide to go....
| O-T Lounge|| Mayor Landrieus Live Press Conference - Dumplin on 8/26/12 at 2:44 pm|
[link=(http://www.nola.gov/HOME/Mayor-Landrieus-Live-Press-Conference/)]LINK[/link] for those interested....
| O-T Lounge|| Decent cell phone without a data plan. - Dumplin on 7/18/12 at 10:32 pm|
Can anyone recommend a decent AT&T phone that doesn't require a data plan? I am trying to help my dad find one and online reviews have been mostly useless for anything that isn't a smartphone.
His main concerns are battery life, speaker volume, and easy texting (so probably a keyboard or easy to ...
| O-T Lounge|| New Orleans RTA finally has real time online tracking. - Dumplin on 5/5/12 at 3:36 pm|
No more waiting at a streetcar stop for a half an hour for me.
Click "Real-Time Map and Estimated Arrival Information" and login or register.
Then start under "Choose a line" with bus or streetcar, an...
| O-T Lounge|| Does anyone still type "www." in front of web addresses? - Dumplin on 4/28/12 at 9:05 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| Any recommendations for tuxedo rental in New Orleans? - Dumplin on 4/18/12 at 9:03 am|
I live Uptown, but I don't mind driving to Metairie or Midcity.
| O-T Lounge|| Noise complaints in the French Quarter and Frenchman St. - Dumplin on 3/15/12 at 3:33 pm|
Makes sense right? Because New Orleans is known for being a quaint and quiet village.
How can people attack the heart of the music culture and entertainment industry in a city that relies almost entirel...
| O-T Lounge|| How much do 18-24month old children cry? - Dumplin on 3/13/12 at 1:33 pm|
I am pretty clueless about babys/toddlers/children, but my neighbor's kid cries for a half an hour or so 3-5 times a day that I know of. Is this normal for a 1.5-2 year old child?...
| O-T Lounge|| Does anybody here take melatonin? - Dumplin on 3/4/12 at 3:15 pm|
I have always had trouble with sleep initiation. It's not unusual for me to lie awake in bed for 2-3 hours before falling asleep.
Has anybody had any luck with melatonin supplements, and would brand and dosage do you take?
| O-T Lounge|| Has anybody read and implemented Starting Strength? - Dumplin on 2/23/12 at 10:04 pm|
What kind of results did you get?...
| O-T Lounge|| Enough with the "Life as a _________________" meme(s). - Dumplin on 2/15/12 at 3:21 pm|
The doctor one was funny (my non biased opinion). But that's it.
Now facebook is getting flooded with "life as an engineer"
"life as a music major"
Even "life as ...
| Political Talk|| The Catholic Church needs abandon it's outdated views on sex and sexuality. - Dumplin on 2/6/12 at 9:47 pm|
I absolutely cannot stand this argument.
I'll be the first to say that I doubt the Church's doctrine on sex: that premarital sex, birth control, masturbation, homosexuality, etc. are all grounds for damnation. But asking the Church to "get with the times" is simply ridiculous. One of the tenants...
| O-T Lounge|| Louisiana not the worst in education... - Dumplin on 2/3/12 at 5:55 pm|
We're not even that close to the bottom actually. I'm pretty happy with a "B." We did better than or as good as nearly every other state....
| O-T Lounge|| The Grey Ghost - Dumplin on 1/29/12 at 5:48 pm|
Has anybody heard of this guy? Apparently he drives around New Orleans painting over graffiti wherever he sees fit. He has destroyed many commissioned and authorized murals and street art, and has replaced them with blotches of grey paint.
| Movie/TV Board|| Is Chronicle gonna suck? - Dumplin on 1/19/12 at 7:24 pm|
If I was a betting man I'd put a billion pesos on "yes"...
| O-T Lounge|| Crazy coincidences... - Dumplin on 1/19/12 at 4:55 pm|
I was surfing the internet earlier and my TV was tuned an old Looney Tunes episode on Cartoon Network. A moment ago, I get back from a run and turn on TBS. An episode of Friends is on and the characters are watching the same episode of Looney Tunes I had myself been watching earlier. What could this...
| O-T Lounge|| Is anybody going to fix the traffic light on Saint Charles? - Dumplin on 1/18/12 at 4:45 pm|
The light at Saint Charles and Jackson Ave. in New Orleans has been blinking red for three days. :banghead:...
| O-T Lounge|| The newest version of Facetime... - Dumplin on 1/3/12 at 10:16 pm|
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=GyWc-hhfYBk)]iPad to the FACEtime that is[/link]...
| O-T Lounge|| One never knows when Owlie is about... - Dumplin on 12/17/11 at 11:26 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| Tainted tap water kills two people in Lousiana. - Dumplin on 12/16/11 at 7:33 pm|
A weekend PSA for the Louisianians who may use a Neti pot to irrigate their congested sinuses with tap water.
[link=(http://health.yahoo.net/articles/flu/neti-pot-deaths-linked-brain-eating-amoeba-tap-water)]Brain-eating amoeba kills two people in Louisiana[/link]
I've read about this disease....
| Gaming Board|| FUS RO DAH!!! - Dumplin on 12/6/11 at 9:26 pm|
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ip7QZPw04Ks)]I love these[/link]...
| O-T Lounge|| Hilarious MS Paint music video of "Look at me now" - Dumplin on 11/4/11 at 11:39 pm|
| Political Talk|| Student loans and the debt ceiling - Dumplin on 7/30/11 at 6:27 pm|
Does anybody here happen to have any knowledge of or educated insight into the potential affect not raising the debt ceiling will have on Stafford Loans? From what I understand, the government does not directly fund these loans, it simply "guarantees" the loans to acquire a lower interest rate. It t...
| O-T Lounge|| Question about living in New Orleans CDB/Warehouse District - Dumplin on 7/5/11 at 8:56 pm|
Does anybody have any experience with contract parking for residents in the area?
Typical rates (I've looked online but keep getting mixed info), etc. Do garages that offer monthly contract rates accomodate 24/7 residential clients, or are they primarily only for daytime business clients. I'm com...
| Movie/TV Board|| This is the end of cinema - Dumplin on 7/1/11 at 10:36 pm|
[link=(http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0472181/)]The Smurfs[/link] live action movie. :banghead:...
| O-T Lounge|| Speed camera tickets... - Dumplin on 6/29/11 at 8:42 pm|
A relative borrowed my car about a month ago, and today I get a ticket issued in my name for a speeding violation (33 in a 25) caught by a camera in NOLA. How can they possibly hold me responsible for this ticket? Can I challenge the thing and get out of it without much difficulty?...
| O-T Lounge|| Saturday morning exam roll call... - Dumplin on 5/14/11 at 1:27 am|
Just finished studying. Of my ten semesters at LSU, 8 of them have ended with a saturday final. :banghead:...
| O-T Lounge|| We've Lost Intelligence... - Dumplin on 5/14/11 at 1:17 am|
I repeat, We have no intelligence!...