| More Sports Board|| IndyCar Race Coming to NOLA in 2015 - lighter345 on 5/4/14 at 4:42 pm|
[quote]IndyCar will race in the New Orleans area in 2015, Gov. Bobby Jindal confirmed through a spokeswoman Sunday.
The open-wheel race will come to the 2.75-mile road course at the private NOLA Motorsports Park in Avondale, about 14 miles southwest of downtown New Orleans.[/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| Gallup Poll: Residents Who Said Their State Was The Best to Live In - lighter345 on 4/25/14 at 12:09 pm|
[quote][b]Top 10 places to live:[/b]
| More Sports Board|| Anyone guessing Rams Schedule for $100k? - lighter345 on 4/18/14 at 9:53 am|
It came out three days ago, but I searched and couldn't find a thread.
[quote]If you're in need of $100,000 and want to obtain it through a legal means, the St. Louis Rams are giving you a chance. The team will be giving away $100,000 to anyone who can guess their entire 2014 regular season sche...
| O-T Lounge|| Store Clerk Ends Fugitive's NOLA Crime Spree - lighter345 on 3/12/14 at 5:15 pm|
Videos of the takedown by Mustafa and aftermath at the link.
[quote]The surveillance video shows the man identified by police as Rogers wandering through the store around ...
| Music Board|| State by State and Regional Listening Preferences - lighter345 on 2/25/14 at 3:45 pm|
[quote]For this study, I sampled the listening preferences of about a quarter million listeners that have a zip code associated with their account. I aggregated these listeners into regions (stat...
| Movie/TV Board|| I have one chance: Favorite movie with Subtitles? - lighter345 on 1/20/14 at 8:07 am|
Trying to convince a friend that just because a movie has subtitles that doesn't make it unwatchable.
What is your favorite subtitled movie I should show them to help convince them its ok? Action movies are out for this one so no IP mans.
Recent subtitled movies I have seen and enjoyed.
| Pelicans Talk|| Monty on Aminu: `We want to try to put the ball more in his hands,' - lighter345 on 12/8/13 at 6:03 pm|
[quote]I know he gets frustrated not getting the ball at times and then he tries to force the issue. His activity and ability to score around the basket is something we need. We certainly need him to play at a high level.''[/quote]
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| NFL Films: Brian Milne - lighter345 on 12/3/13 at 10:09 pm|
Most here know his place in franchise lore, but here is a look at what great strength it took to get there and how he has continued to have an impact on others.
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Best Deep Passers in the NFL since 2008 - lighter345 on 11/23/13 at 11:59 am|
Ok... So I definitely remember reading something about this recently on here, but could not find the thread. So excuse me if already discussed. I didn't want to copy the entire thing.
| Food and Drink Board|| Emerils Chef Table - lighter345 on 11/5/13 at 8:55 am|
Would it be worth going on a Tuesday night or not as fun?
I have heard great things, but didn't know if going on a early weekday night would take a lot away from it.
| Food and Drink Board|| In Chicago, lunch spots? - lighter345 on 10/5/13 at 11:08 am|
Anyone have any recs for a good lunch spot? Or best deep dish place?
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Graham for Cobb and Woodhead Thoughts - lighter345 on 10/3/13 at 1:25 pm|
I get Graham.
10 team league.
My TE is Fleener...
I have Julio, Demaryius, Gordon, Hopkins, Nicks and Cobb.
RBs I have Rice, L. Miller, Deangelo, Vereen and Woodhead.
I think it's a pretty fair trade. He has M. Bennet and is starting Jason Snelling at his RB2. S. Jax an...
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| WTB 2-4 Saints @ Chicago Tix - lighter345 on 9/23/13 at 7:25 pm|
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Vaccaro hit on Ryan still paying dividends - lighter345 on 9/17/13 at 9:41 am|
Following a season-opening loss to the New Orleans Saints, Falcons coach Mike Smith called out his front five for failing to come to the aid of quarterback Matt Ryan af...
| Money Talk|| Can someone help me out re: OTC Markets...Please - lighter345 on 7/16/13 at 2:06 am|
So I am thinking about investing in this company Tencent Holdings Ltd: [link=(http://finance.yahoo.com/q?s=TCTZF)]TCTZF[/link] but it also has the symbol
I am confused on what the difference is or if there is a difference? They both ha...
| More Sports Board|| FEMA OKs Construction of New City Park (NOLA) championship golf course - lighter345 on 7/10/13 at 3:18 am|
[quote]It appears construction of the $24.5 million championship golf course at City Park could begin before the end of the year. City Park CEO Bob Becker said FEMA has green-lighted the project and the state is fairly confident it can be bid out at the end of August with construction starting possi...
| Movie/TV Board|| Siberia Tonight at 10/9C NBC - lighter345 on 7/8/13 at 5:11 am|
If any of y'all were looking for something to watch, check it out.
In 1908, an unexplained event occurred deep in the remote Siberian territory of Tunguska. Now, 100+ years later, 16 reality-show participants descend on Tunguska unknowing ...
| More Sports Board|| Red Sox Fans- Any must read books? - lighter345 on 5/22/13 at 10:06 pm|
Random I know, but trying to get my dad a decent Father's Day present this year.
He's somehow been a sox fan since he was a kid and is still a big fan to this day.
Any Sox fans care to chime in on a possible cool gift, not just something like a jersey.
| Movie/TV Board|| Siberia-New NBC Scripted Series For July - lighter345 on 5/21/13 at 5:33 pm|
[quote]NBC has added another show in its summer lineup: Siberia, a drama about contestants in a reality show gone wrong. Set to premiere July 1 at 10 p.m., Siberia is reportedly a spooky adventure thriller reminiscent of Lost, set in a remote Siberian territory.
Jeff Bader, NBC En...
| Food and Drink Board|| Shanghai/Beijing Food Recs? - lighter345 on 5/21/13 at 8:33 am|
I tried a search but couldn't really find anything.
But I will be mainly in Shanghai for the next few months and was wondering if any of y'all had any must eats or place to avoid, things to avoid ordering etc?
Thanks yall. ...
| Music Board|| Rodriguez at Tips tonight - lighter345 on 5/7/13 at 4:48 pm|
Anyone going? No idea who this cat is but got offered free tickets so might as well check it out....
| More Sports Board|| Panther's Financials Leaked, $112mil In Profits 2010-2012 - lighter345 on 3/7/13 at 4:46 pm|
Interesting read considering what the Owners were saying during the lock out and how safeguarded the teams are about their financials.
[quote]In 2010 and 2011, as the NFL prepared for and staged a lockout of its players, Carolina Panthers owner Jerry Richardson was among the hardest of the hardl...
| More Sports Board|| Anyone With $275 Is Allowed To Tryout For The NFL - lighter345 on 3/4/13 at 10:32 pm|
[quote]Well, not anyone. The usual barriers apply to kids still in college. But if you are at least three years out of high school, you’re old enough to try out.[/quote]
[quote]According to Aiello, the league has no standards or thresholds or experience requirements. If you have the $275 and i...
| More Sports Board|| ESPN Stadium 50-Top Non Competition Moments in Stadiums/Arenas - lighter345 on 3/1/13 at 1:48 pm|
Can you guess what number 1 is?
ETA:I fricked up and accidentally clicked submit early...sorry....
| Music Board|| Voodoo being sold to Robert F. X. Sillerman’s reborn SFX Entertainment - lighter345 on 2/14/13 at 5:57 pm|
I have no idea if this matters.
[quote]Voodoo Fest founder Stephen Rehage has sold the festival he launched in City Park in 1999, according to Billboard magazine. The festival...
| O-T Lounge|| Asking decendants of a deceased homeowner about selling? - lighter345 on 1/29/13 at 5:53 pm|
When is an appropriate time if Any?
My neighbor passed a couple months ago and I am interested in the house. The Children come by every couple weeks to check on it.
Should I just wait until it's listed? I don't want to be a dick but also want to know if they are thinking of selling. ...
| Pelicans Talk|| So did Benson Cut the Streamers at the end of games? - lighter345 on 1/22/13 at 7:37 pm|
I loved that shite.
I just wanted to voice my opinion about this travesty.
And if you don't know what I'm talking about at the end of a winning game they would drop streamers from the rafters and now they don't. ...
| Music Board|| Best way to make your stereo bluetooth compatible? - lighter345 on 1/15/13 at 9:29 pm|
So I have these speakers, [link=(http://www.amazon.com/TDK-Record-77000015360-3-Speaker-Boombox/dp/B004I44F3C)]LINK[/link] and I love them, but they aren't bluetooth. [img]http://www.blogcdn.com/www.engadget.com/media/2010/12/tdk-boombox-12-03-2010.jpg[/img]
So I want to get a device that I can...
| Money Talk|| Relay Rides? - lighter345 on 1/7/13 at 1:06 am|
Basically a site that lets people rent your car from you.
[quote]"Unlike traditional car rental services, RelayRides neither owns the vehicles nor maintains them. Rather, they are offering a platform for car owners and renters to connec...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| G. Jennings or Lloyd? Dez or Britt, Mcfadden, B.Brown? - lighter345 on 12/12/12 at 4:37 pm|
Two different teams first one is PPR
I am leaning Jennings just because Nelson looks to be out again, but that weather in Chicago probably won't help.
Second is non PPR:
This is for my flex. Currently, I have Brown as my RB2, McFadden as my flex and Britt as my WR2. So would you insert Dez...