| Music Board|| Band/Music suggestions - WhalingVessel on 1/11/14 at 9:37 pm|
I'm looking for people/bands who instead of the usual guitar/drumbs/bass set up, they have more of a orchestra/piano sound.
I was watching the movie Ray yesterday and when he is singing "Georgia" for the first time with the orchestra behind him I liked the way it sounded.
Any bands do someth...
| Gaming Board|| Max: The curse of Brotherhood (xbone arcade) - WhalingVessel on 12/20/13 at 5:52 pm|
Anyone get this yet? If so, thoughts? Contemplating a purchase. ...
| Movie/TV Board|| The Shield on AmazonPrime - WhalingVessel on 12/14/13 at 2:31 pm|
Is it supposed to not be in HD? ...
| Gaming Board|| Xbone controller issue - WhalingVessel on 12/9/13 at 12:47 am|
I'll be in the middle of using it (playing a game, navigating menus, etc) and it will disconnect itself and the center home button will be flashing. Sometimes it reconnects quickly and other times not. It's brand new out of the box today with fresh batteries.
Anyone have this issue or know how t...
| O-T Lounge|| Amazon.com...Whats my best option - WhalingVessel on 12/5/13 at 6:52 pm|
I've only recently started using Amazon. I've ordered a couple of things, including a large 65" television and have been happy with everything.
Well I ordered a new Xbone the other day, and discovered that one had already been purchased for me for an xmas gift. What is my best option?
I went a...
| Gaming Board|| Smartglass on the Xbone - WhalingVessel on 12/5/13 at 1:44 am|
My console arrives tomorrow, and I'll be getting home from work and setting it up on Friday. Interested in the new Smartglass app and some of the gameplay features. Anyone have any games they play that makes good use of the smarglass?
Are there any features for DR3, Forza, or BF4 that you find c...
| Movie/TV Board|| DirecTV - WhalingVessel on 10/24/13 at 9:40 pm|
Thinking of getting it installed next week. Anything I should know? Any tricks or packages I should look out for? What about the hardware, I have heard the Genie is solid are there any monthly fees for the boxes?...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Laveon Bell or Steven Ridley - WhalingVessel on 10/16/13 at 8:28 pm|
Bell vs Baltimore
Ridley vs NYJ...
| O-T Lounge|| Cookware sets - WhalingVessel on 10/3/13 at 3:03 pm|
Anyone have or know of good brands or a particular set? Preferably from walmart because I have a gift card, but if they don't have good ones anywhere is fine. Preferably stainless steel....
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Start 3 of these 4 - WhalingVessel on 10/1/13 at 10:32 am|
Steve Johnson vs Cleveland
Eddie Royal vs Oakland
Hakeem Nicks vs philly
Steve smith vs Arizona
I'm leaning Steve smith and Hakeem nicks, not sure on third....
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Laveon Bell or Steven Ridley - WhalingVessel on 9/24/13 at 4:08 pm|
When does Ridley decide to start showing up this season? I'll probably wait to do anything with bell until he is for sure back and proves he can handle a full game workload.
Just seeing what everyone out there thinks about Bell....
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Start 3 out of these 4 - WhalingVessel on 9/18/13 at 12:06 pm|
Eddie royal, Hakeem nicks, Steve Johnson, Steve smith ...
| Money Talk|| New homeowner questions - WhalingVessel on 9/9/13 at 11:04 pm|
Moving into my new home on October 28th. Is there anything I should know or that I'm maybe not thinking about? Things you veteran homeowners have learned along the way? I Live in Texas by the way if that mattters.
Things that should be done maintenance wise to the house and yard, and at what time...
| Money Talk|| Investing the difference on a 30yr mortgage - WhalingVessel on 9/5/13 at 1:58 am|
For a while I contemplated going the 15 yr route. I wanted to have more equity so that when I sold it I'd get a bigger chunk of money instead of basically just my down payment back, but have decided to do a 30 year mortgage and invest the difference. (And by invest the difference I do mean actually ...
| O-T Lounge|| Samsung LED - WhalingVessel on 8/18/13 at 12:27 pm|
[link=(http://www.amazon.com/Samsung-Class-1080p-120Hz-Smart/dp/B00DZRGUAO/182-2041509-4371327?SubscriptionId=AKIAJBJSPEDQBC266GUA&tag=koypricedea03-20&linkCode=xm2&camp=2025&creative=165953&creativeASIN=B00DZRGUAO)]LINK[/link]Anyone have this tv or know anything about it? 75" for 2,900.
| O-T Lounge|| Screenprostore.com - WhalingVessel on 8/12/13 at 10:11 am|
Anyone have any experience with this website?
They have what seems like a great deal on a tv I want just never heard of or dealt with the site before....
| O-T Lounge|| Panasonic P65gt50 vs ST50 - WhalingVessel on 6/26/13 at 11:31 am|
Anyone familiar with, or have either of these TVs?
Picking up one of them this week haven't quite decided which yet though. Any real big difference in picture quality? Don't really need the apps since my Xbox is hooked up to the tv and has all the same apps anyway.
Thanks for any input. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Surround sound advice - WhalingVessel on 6/12/13 at 8:11 pm|
Just purchased a house that has 4 pre wires for surround sound. 2 at the front of the room and 2 in the back of the room. Will also need a sub woofer and a sound bar I assume.
Want my 4 speakers in the ceiling to be recessed with just a white speaker looking cover being the only evidence theres a...
| O-T Lounge|| Tv help - WhalingVessel on 4/13/13 at 1:49 pm|
| Money Talk|| Quicken loan - WhalingVessel on 4/1/13 at 11:50 pm|
What's the verdict on quicken for a mortgage. About to start the process of buying a house and was wondering which direction I should go. Is it ok to have a couple different places running me credit at the same time? Should I go ahead and let quicken pull my credit?
Was also going to check out te...
| O-T Lounge|| TV purchase help - WhalingVessel on 1/29/13 at 10:47 pm|
I think I have narrowed it down to the Samsung PN64E700 and the Panasonic TC-P65VT50.
Was wondering if anyone had either or have experience with either or both. Any input is appreciated. I know most on this board usually go with Samsung but both seem to have great reviews everywhere I have looked...
| Food and Drink Board|| best new orleans returaunts - WhalingVessel on 1/18/13 at 2:18 pm|
Can I get a list or a link to a previous thread on the subject. On the road now search isn't pulling up anything....
| O-T Lounge|| saamsung tv question - WhalingVessel on 1/16/13 at 4:06 pm|
What's the deal with this tv I can't seem to find it on the best buy or amazon website. Anyone have any info? Solid tv? Can buy one for 200 but can't find any info on it. ...
| Money Talk|| Bond fund question - WhalingVessel on 12/30/12 at 3:07 am|
Which of these 2 bond funds is the way to go? They are both offered in my companies 401K plan.
The Vangaurd one has lower expenses and says a $10,000 investment would be worth $16,529 after 10 years. It has an expense ratio of .1 and says after 10 years will have accumulated to $128 worth of expe...
| Money Talk|| Advice on starting a DGR portfolio. - WhalingVessel on 12/19/12 at 11:02 pm|
Say I wanted to start a DGR portfolio hypothetically consisting of.
ADP, AFL, ARCP, CL, CVX, GIS, GCP, T, XOM, INTC, JNJ, KMB, KMP, KO, KRFT, LMT, WM, LO, MCD, MO, DHI, PEP, PG, SO, and WMT.
How does one go about doing this. Do you just buy one at at time? How much of each at a time? If I ha...
| Money Talk|| Next move? Advice needed - WhalingVessel on 12/18/12 at 3:34 am|
Single. No kids. No debt
Plenty of liquid savings for an emergency fund. Close to a years worth.
Max out Roth and Company match 401K contribution.
Now what? I make enough to where I have plenty left over every month and instead of just stacking it in my emergency fund I'd like to put it to ...
| O-T Lounge|| Excel help - WhalingVessel on 12/15/12 at 12:09 am|
So I have a spreadsheet with a list of names. By their name I have a Y or an N depending on if that certian person has been in a position long enough (Y) or not (N).
The Y's are tabulated at the bottom of the spreadsheet. But is there any way to have some of the Y's NOT tabulate say if there is a...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Leshour. murray. or forte - WhalingVessel on 12/6/12 at 10:54 pm|
Pick 2..... go....
| O-T Lounge|| Flash drive problem - WhalingVessel on 12/4/12 at 5:19 pm|
When I plug my flash drive into my work computer a folder shows up with videos and files I can look at. When I plug it into my personal computer this folder isn't there. Any sort of setting or procedure I need to follow to allow this folder to show up on my personal folder??
Any help appreciated....
| O-T Lounge|| Rosetta Stone - WhalingVessel on 9/29/09 at 7:54 pm|
Is it books and discs, or just discs....Anyone know where you can download it online?
I know, I usually don't like downloading stuff for free like that....But I need to learn spanish and simply can't spend 650 bucks on it....