| Movie/TV Board|| Cox has free HBO and Cinemax this week - rmc on 3/27/13 at 9:51 am|
So I won't have to add HBO for another week with GOT starting. Just FYI for cox customers....
| Money Talk|| Medallion Guarantee Stamp - rmc on 1/28/13 at 2:55 pm|
Does anyone know any financial institution in the BR Metro area that would give a NON-customer a medallion guarantee stamp?
If your Bank doesn't do this, God help you if you ever inherit any stock through a computershare account....
| Gaming Board|| Adding a hard drive to xbox 360 - rmc on 1/20/13 at 8:56 am|
I am contemplating buying a hard drive to add to my xbox (4GB flash memory only). I'm not paying for the official microsoft xbox hd that is marked up like 90% over retail of the same drive that isn't official.
Question: is it as simple as buying a 2.5" SATA hard drive and formatting in the correc...
| Gaming Board|| Guild Wars 2 or LOTRO - rmc on 12/27/12 at 9:56 pm|
I played LOTRO from the public beta until about 6 months after it went "live." Love the LOTR universe. Watched some vids of GW2 and it seems pretty cool, but possibly overwhelming. Anyone have a suggestion out of these two? Leaning to going back to LOTRO, but I saw that GW2 has open PVP, which is so...
| Money Talk|| Medical expense deduction/HSA question - rmc on 12/26/12 at 8:56 am|
I have a HDHP w/ HSA. I contributed the max last year, will end up doing so again this year, and again next year. I have a dependent that needs a procedure done that is probably going to cost about a little chunk out of pocket for me.
I read that I can deduct medical expenses if I itemize and my ...
| Movie/TV Board|| Amish Mafia premiers 12-22 - rmc on 11/23/12 at 8:13 pm|
On Discovery Channel. Anyone plan on watching? Looks pretty interesting. Been watching Breaking Amish, so I'm kind of hooked on all things Amish right now....
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Julio or Mendenhall in flex? - rmc on 11/18/12 at 11:18 am|
Assuming Julio is a go....
| Fantasy Sports Board|| RW3R Playoffs - rmc on 9/3/12 at 8:44 am|
Chowds - Bye
Clams - Bye
Toula v. Gyno (winner gets Chowds next week)
Quills v. RMC (winner gets Clams next week)
Someone w/ commish needs to set the bracket. Games start today at like Noon CST....
| Movie/TV Board|| Hunger Games could have been so much better *SPOILERS* - rmc on 8/25/12 at 5:59 pm|
If Katnis would have killed Peter at the end. Can't imagine Peter is that important going forward. Really disappointed with the ending. ...
| Movie/TV Board|| A Dance with Dragons book Q -- No spoilers please - rmc on 8/24/12 at 9:51 am|
I am slightly confused right now on what I need to buy. I am about 60% done with AFFC and want to have the other book in my hand to start asap.
I have read that there was a paperback release where the book was split into two? Is that correct?
Is the hardbound the entire book or is it split in ...
| Movie/TV Board|| ASOIAF - just finished Storm of Swords *spoilers* - rmc on 8/9/12 at 8:41 pm|
I don't know if I've taken anyone's death harder than the red viper's. Why the frick couldn't they let this bad arse live?
Fastest I've ever read a book that size. Gonna start Feast tomorrow. I have lowered expectations due to other reader threads....
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Keeper decision (non ppr, 6pt for passing TD) - rmc on 7/30/12 at 9:41 pm|
Last keeper down to Stafford, Peyton Manning, Shonn Greene, Mark Ingram, Vincent Jackson.
Already keeping Jimmy Graham and Julio....
| More Sports Board|| Push, pull golf cart. Any recommendations? - rmc on 7/7/12 at 6:47 pm|
Want to start walking here and there, especially when I play by myself. Anyone got recommendations? Ones to stay away from? Trying to keep it under 100. ...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Worst TDxL member to trade with - rmc on 7/3/12 at 2:06 pm|
My top 5:
5. The TDFL guy all up on Virginia Tech's nuts....
| Food and Drink Board|| Squash frying batters... need a good one - rmc on 5/26/12 at 3:45 pm|
Someone recommended going to get some Louisiana chicken fry.
Anyone got any batter from scratch they like to use for fried squash?...
| O-T Lounge|| Anyone own a clothes steamer and have an endorsement? - rmc on 5/8/12 at 7:08 pm|
Looking at [link=(http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0000665TD/ref=ox_sc_act_title_1?ie=UTF8&m=ATVPDKIKX0DER)]this one.[/link]
| Money Talk|| New business startup financing sources - rmc on 4/18/12 at 10:01 pm|
1. SBA loans -- anyone had any luck with this? Seems like a bunch of bull shite to get as small of a loan as I need (~50k ish).
2. Bank loans
3. Equity in house
4. Drain tax advantaged accounts
5. Peer to Peer lending
6. Personal loan
Anyone have anything else? Here is something else to keep i...
| Money Talk|| Quickbooks pro v. premier software question - rmc on 4/6/12 at 9:20 am|
Anyone can feel free to chime in on this, but if any small/solo lawyers have input, I am really interested in that.
Is Quickbooks premier worth the extra $$ over quickbooks pro? Features that make it worth it?...
| More Sports Board|| Zachary v. Teurlings Catholic baseball fight update - rmc on 3/29/12 at 3:23 pm|
I heard that both teams got the death penalty. I assume that is for this season. Harsh penalty, but its hard to argue with from any standpoint....
| O-T Lounge|| Rental car Q - rmc on 3/13/12 at 9:36 pm|
If I rent a car for a week (Wednesday through Wednesday) and need it for another week, do they go ape shite on the price or just give you another week at that rate?...
| Movie/TV Board|| Six Feet Under (Spoilers) question/discussion - rmc on 2/27/12 at 11:38 pm|
Is there a bigger piece of shite titty baby than Nate Fisher? I've got like 4 episodes left and I just finished the episode where he bones Maggie while Brenda is pregs with his daughter who possibly is disabled. I think I dislike Krause just for playing him. I feel zero sympathy for the guy as the se...
| Food and Drink Board|| Eating at Portobellos tonight, a few Qs... - rmc on 2/17/12 at 4:18 pm|
Is either location 'better' than the other?
Anyone had their lasagna? Thoughts?
Anyone had their steak? Thoughts?...
| Money Talk|| Quick tax question (write off living expenses in another city) - rmc on 2/16/12 at 10:46 am|
I live in Zachary, LA and work 2 weeks at a time in San Antonio. I rent a house as its cheaper than paying for a hotel. My family lives in Zachary and my domicile is in Zachary. Can I write off rent and all bills (cable, utilities, energy)?
eta: I have a CPA and we are doing my returns tmrw, just...
| Food and Drink Board|| Snow or king crab in BR - rmc on 1/20/12 at 12:38 pm|
In what restaurants can I find it?...
| Movie/TV Board|| The Wire and Robert's Rules of Order - rmc on 1/8/12 at 8:36 pm|
I am in Season 3 of The Wire (second time watching) and I always lose my shite in Season 3 where they hit up the Robert's Rules of Order.
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BPS9YKGaKQE)]"Do the Chair know we gonna look like some punk arse bitches?"[/link]
| Money Talk|| Business plan for a solo law firm - rmc on 12/27/11 at 11:42 pm|
I am going to hang my own shingle sometime in mid to late 2012. I have a few questions about my business plan.
First, I realize the importance of one. Is there a need to do a fully fleshed out business plan in my situation?
I don't anticipate there will be any financing needed, other than my ...
| O-T Lounge|| BR Casinos open tonight? - rmc on 12/24/11 at 8:26 pm|
I have a want to get in there and play 6 deck auto shuffle $5 min blackjack with BR's finest....
| Fantasy Sports Board|| TDFL Playoffs thread - rmc on 11/29/11 at 10:30 am|
Someone post the teams involved.
BTW I got a bye in case anyone didn't already know. TDBL playoff bye is next. ...
| Money Talk|| Possible REFI - who to let originate it in BR? - rmc on 11/6/11 at 10:49 am|
Just based on some comparables, I think I probably have about ~73% LTV (FHA, 30y, 5.875%). Really don't care about cashing out the 7% as I don't need to, thinking about doing a streamlined FHA refi.
I'm not by any means a mortgage/loan originator specialist, but I did close loans for 3 years whe...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Flex spot - who will torch the saints? Williams or Soulja? - rmc on 11/6/11 at 10:40 am|
I got a flex spot left. This is the week byes are killing me. I have either Mike Williams or Kellen Winslow. PPR. I am leaning Winslow as he is somewhat more consistent than Williams....