| O-T Lounge|| Navajo blanket......let the bidding begin - arrakis on 11/6/12 at 6:41 am|
Old blanket value is estimated at $50k; then it gets REAL interesting.
$150k....$200k.....and up it goes
| More Sports Board|| The "Luckiest" Man - arrakis on 11/4/12 at 10:13 am|
[quote]Danny Webber is 74 years old and found out he is dying from a terminal cancer. The elderly US Navy vet still had one more wish to fulfill. He wanted to meet Andrew Luck from the Indianapolis Colts. “One of my last Sundays. I...
| Help Board|| Malware hit alert - arrakis on 10/29/12 at 12:48 pm|
A note to Admins that I'm getting a malware alert on TD (OT Forum; 5 times today). The IP resolves to a Russian server at hostlife.net
Don't know for sure if it's an issue...just letting you know. I can track down the IP if needed....
| O-T Lounge|| Cat Fight - arrakis on 10/28/12 at 2:12 pm|
....with an added bonus of plate to the face @ 12s
| O-T Lounge|| Kid's prosthetic leg breaks during Triathlon - arrakis on 10/10/12 at 11:12 am|
[link=(http://www.buzzfeed.com/jtes/marines-help-boy-with-prosthetic-leg-finish-race)]HERE[/link] is how he finished....
Tip of the hat to Private First Class Matthew Morgan...
| SEC Rant|| Class move by LSU baseball fans - arrakis on 10/8/12 at 6:47 pm|
Watched an ESPN show about [link=(http://www2.journalnow.com/sports/2012/oct/02/deacs-jordan-walter-to-be-featured-on-espn-show-ar-2659040/)]Wake Forest player[/link]
Inspiring story about the player and the coach. WF opened it's season at LSU and when the coach came out of the dugout during playe...
| More Sports Board|| Side Judge for Saints/Panthers replaced - arrakis on 9/16/12 at 9:14 am|
....pretty sure all are pulled by now, but he posted a bunch of pics of himself as a Saints fan on Facebook. Someone alerted the league so they replaced him with an alternate.
The question is, why didn't he notify the leagu...
| More Sports Board|| TX HS Football....more craziness - arrakis on 9/1/12 at 11:01 pm|
[quote]Carthage's video board measures a whopping 26-feet high and 44-feet wide — some 1,200 square feet.[/quote]
The town is about 7...
| SEC Recruiting|| Recruit calling shots? - arrakis on 7/7/12 at 11:32 am|
Does he stay with [link=(http://blogs.ajc.com/recruiting/2012/07/06/robert-nkemdiche-clemson-can-seal-the-deal-if-they-offer-another-grayson-teammate/)]Clemson[/link]....or does an SEC team offer a package deal?
It's not like it doesn't happen; just not this public. It will get interesting....
| Fark Board|| Smoke (Fog) animated gif - arrakis on 7/17/11 at 10:40 am|
Could someone help me with a project I'm working on?
I need a transparent file 600 x 600. I'd like the screen to be filled with white smoke/fog and the smoke get thinner and thinner with each frame until it's clear. I'll take it and cut/paste items in layers so they'll be in the background and ...
| SEC Rant|| 2011-2012 NCAA Football Rulebook - arrakis on 5/27/11 at 10:42 am|
Available for download [link=(http://www.ncaapublications.com/productdownloads/FR11.pdf)]HERE[/link]
Replay casebook available [link=( http://www.ncaapublications.com/productdownloads/FC11.pdf)]HERE[/link]
I doubt anyone here will read it, but just in case somebody actually wants to learn the ...
| SEC Rant|| The Rule Book :Major - arrakis on 3/2/11 at 8:23 pm|
Just released....start your bitchin' :lol:
[quote]MAJOR EDITORIAL CHANGES FOR 2011
Gloves may be of any color.
Any player may wear a towel.
A disqualified player must leave the playing enclosure and remain out of view of the field under team supervision for the duration of the game. ...
| More Sports Board|| More announcer fail - arrakis on 10/11/10 at 6:41 am|
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JsA9F0BbfAU)]Musburger[/link] and pal get it wrong...
| Movie/TV Board|| Bladerunner opening shot - arrakis on 9/15/10 at 11:04 am|
[link=(http://douglastrumbull.com/key-fx-sequences-blade-runner-hades-landscape)]How they did it[/link]
| Movie/TV Board|| 100 Worst Movies - arrakis on 8/14/10 at 5:15 pm|
[link=(http://digitaldreamdoor.nutsie.com/pages/movie-pages/movie_worst.html)]One site's list[/link]
Battlefield Earth was bad, but does it deserve to outrank Howard the Duck and Ishtar?...
| More Sports Board|| Bush apologizes - arrakis on 8/13/10 at 10:53 am|
[link=(http://www.usatoday.com/sports/college/football/pac10/2010-08-12-reggie-bush-apology_N.htm?csp=34sports&utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter&utm_campaign=Feed:+UsatodaycomCollegeFootball-TopStories+%28Sports+-+College+Football+-+Top+Stories%29)]...thought he said he did nothing wrong?[/l...
| SEC Rant|| Anyone a fan? - arrakis on 8/12/10 at 5:29 pm|
SEC related because it's in FL and she's got great tits and the SEC = Great Tits...
| O-T Lounge|| Perseid Meteor Shower...Tonite - arrakis on 8/12/10 at 5:22 pm|
[quote]The absolute best viewing is expected Thursday night - actually, between midnight Thursday and dawn on Friday. Perseid meteors should be visible every night from now until nex...
| SEC Rant|| Myles plea bargain - arrakis on 8/12/10 at 11:37 am|
[quote]Prosecutors have dropped a charge of assaulting a police officer against Darren Myles Jr. after the former Tennessee defensive back reached a plea agreement that will have him on diversion until April 20...
| O-T Lounge|| More Hawt Cops - arrakis on 8/12/10 at 10:49 am|
| O-T Lounge|| Seat Savers - arrakis on 8/10/10 at 2:12 pm|
Good idea.... :lol:
| More Sports Board|| Better Helmet ? - arrakis on 8/8/10 at 4:48 pm|
[link=(http://www.wired.com/playbook/2010/08/better-football-helmet/)]Energy absorbing materials[/link]
[quote]Princip has spent the last six ...
| SEC Rant|| Friar Tebow - arrakis on 8/7/10 at 5:42 pm|
:rotflmao: :rotflmao: :rotflmao:
| More Sports Board|| Red carpet: Jeezus.....it's worse than anyone thought - arrakis on 8/7/10 at 10:20 am|
| Political Talk|| Taliban kill 6 on medical mission - arrakis on 8/7/10 at 8:52 am|
[link=(http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/38604010/ns/world_news-south_and_central_asia)]Spying and "Preaching Christianity"[/link]
[quote]Six Americans and two other foreigners on a medical mission were shot and killed by the Taliban who ambushed their vehicles in a remote part of northern Afghanistan,...
| Movie/TV Board|| The Hidden Fortress 1958 - arrakis on 8/6/10 at 11:41 pm|
Anyone seen the restored version? It's Kurosawa so it should be pretty good. What say you?...
| Help Board|| Saving flash content to HD - arrakis on 8/6/10 at 12:33 pm|
I've got several simple online "exams" that are flash files. I've tried several tips to save the files to my HD so I can extract the content....but w/o success. Can anyone help; I'm stumped.
| O-T Lounge|| Elevator Trick: Anyone tried this? - arrakis on 8/6/10 at 9:24 am|
| O-T Lounge|| Iphone insurance claims - arrakis on 8/5/10 at 9:59 pm|
[link=(http://www.onepoll.com/press-archive/iphone-excuses)]1 in 5 file claims[/link]
[quote]The most bizarre insurance claims for lost and damaged iPhones emerged yesterday (Tues) as 'I dropped it from a hot air balloon' and 'my dog chewed it'.
Other unusual claims include 'I lost it while ...
| More Sports Board|| Microchips for the NFL? - arrakis on 8/5/10 at 8:17 pm|
[link=(http://news.cnet.com/8301-13506_3-20012807-17.html)]Chips in the ball[/link]
[quote]According to Reuters, a German chip company called Cairos Technologies is currently in talks with the NFL to bring its microchip technology to footballs.
The technology, which was originally designed fo...