| O-T Lounge|| Metairie homeowners holding fundraiser to stave off developers - Shankopotomus on 12/31/13 at 1:10 pm|
Check out the fundraiser, obviously THE event to attend in the coming months if you want to see and be seen :lol:
[quote]Founded in 1958, the retreat's large residence and 19 acres of tree-dotted lawns were maintained nuns to ...
| Music Board|| Who has been to a concert in New Orleans Arena? - Shankopotomus on 12/16/13 at 9:28 am|
Considering a couple of concerts next year, and was curious as to your opinions on where to sit?
As I get older I am not as interested in the floor as I might have been at one time, especially for rock concerts. So - those who have been to a "big" concert in the arena - where would you sit?
| More Sports Board|| Ron Burgundy to Co-Host SportsCenter 12/6 - Shankopotomus on 11/26/13 at 10:33 am|
| O-T Lounge|| Has anyone here ever been a victim of a Fair Housing violation? - Shankopotomus on 11/13/13 at 11:11 am|
OR...for all you investors out there...do you believe you have ever committed a fair housing or discriminatory act in your personal leasing duties?
Do you know anyone who has?
I recently had to take some training for my job and it got me to thinking if this sort of thing really still goes on o...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Seneca Wallace 10 Bears 17 - Shankopotomus on 11/4/13 at 8:15 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| Holiday Fast Forward - Looking at Thanksgiving (work edition) - Shankopotomus on 10/31/13 at 2:33 pm|
So what do you guys do to celebrate Thanksgiving at the office? Do you have certain expectations from your boss/employer...is it more of an employee thing to celebrate amongst yourselves?
Does anybody work the Friday after Thanksgiving anymore?
What will you be doing for Thanksgiving at work t...
| O-T Lounge|| A/C Repair Question (two repair options) - Shankopotomus on 10/21/13 at 9:00 am|
My A/C is an old unit in an old house, and it runs fine but has had emergency pan overfilling problems in the past. This is due to the main line getting clogged, and there not being a second emergency line from the pan OR an emergency shut-off switch.
Therefore, to prevent further problems I have...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Ok let's be the classy fanbase and not rub it in the Falcons fans faces - Shankopotomus on 10/8/13 at 12:53 pm|
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Shanle Trolling on Twitter - Shankopotomus on 10/7/13 at 10:42 pm|
@scottshanle: Another one of these gonna look so good in the lockers. Hand them out now! #saints
| O-T Lounge|| $15.00/hour - What sort of jobs could you expect? - Shankopotomus on 10/4/13 at 3:58 pm|
When you see that sort of pay structure, what sort of jobs would you be expecting to apply for?
Lower management trainee?
Definitely not an OT baller, but curious what the OT thinks of this salary range...(prompted by a recent search through Craigs...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Jazzy Jeff Duncan weighs in on...Mark Ingram!! - Shankopotomus on 9/17/13 at 4:36 pm|
[quote]Today's Daily Duncan ... Time to admit the Mark Ingram mistake: The Daily Duncan [/quote]...
| More Sports Board|| March for Tebow! - Shankopotomus on 9/16/13 at 12:19 pm|
[quote]Adam Schefter ?@AdamSchefter 10m
A group of Jaguars fans holding a rally in EverBank Field parking lot at 3:16 p.m. ET today to encourage team to sign Tim Tebow.[/quote]...
| Political Talk|| Senate panel approves resolution giving Obama authority to use force - Shankopotomus on 9/4/13 at 2:41 pm|
[quote]The Associated Press ?@AP 14m
BREAKING: Senate panel approves resolution giving Obama authority to use military force against Syria[/quote]
| Political Talk|| Jefferson Parish Council Awards Contract to Lower-Ranked Law Firm... - Shankopotomus on 8/20/13 at 8:24 am|
Who gave the most in campaign contributions to members of the panel. Seems business as usual in good ol' Jefferson Parish :pimp:
[quote]When the panel met Aug. 1 to consider three firms competing for the coastal zone work, it gave the top score to Gretna-based Gaudry, Ranson, Higgins & Gremillio...
| More Sports Board|| Hugh Douglas let go by ESPN - Shankopotomus on 8/13/13 at 12:37 pm|
[quote]SI's Richard Deitsch reports that Hugh Douglas has been let go by ESPN, two week after a drunken altercation with Numbers Never Lie co-host Michael Smith, in which Douglas called Smith "Uncle Tom."[/quote]...
| Money Talk|| Confirmed: Bloomberg staff are testing a bitcoin price ticker - Shankopotomus on 8/12/13 at 3:46 pm|
[quote]A source inside Bloomberg has privately confirmed that the company is testing a bitcoin ticker among its internal staff.
The news, which should be officially confirmed by Monday, first surfaced on BTCGeek yesterday. The site said that someone overheard an employee of the ...
| Movie/TV Board|| Where can I watch Fracknation? - Shankopotomus on 7/17/13 at 8:22 pm|
Not on Netflix apparently. Just watched Gasland 2 and would like to juxtapose with Fracknation.
| Money Talk|| Meanwhile at Bloomberg... - Shankopotomus on 7/11/13 at 10:17 am|
| O-T Lounge|| Have you ever wondered how they train circus elephants? (NSF animal lovers) - Shankopotomus on 7/10/13 at 4:27 pm|
Sorry, I am not trying to upset anyone on the board but I found this disturbing enough to share with the OT. Animal lovers prepare to cringe...
| O-T Lounge|| Let's discuss cash discounts and other business processing charges - Shankopotomus on 7/10/13 at 1:41 pm|
Any of you who work or own a business that offers cash discounts, do you include check payments or only cold hard cash as part of the discount?
Also, bonus question does anyone know of a good site that explains Louisiana Law on passing along processing charges, convenience fees, etc. related to t...
| Help Board|| Can we get a consolidation of the Sherwood CC threads? - Shankopotomus on 7/8/13 at 12:06 pm|
There are threads on both the MSB and OT discussing the exact same topic making it hard to follow. Can the admins pick which thread is more appropriate an axe the duplicate? Thanks
| O-T Lounge|| I need a "Like a boss" rating on this guy - Shankopotomus on 6/28/13 at 3:00 pm|
| More Sports Board|| Uh Oh - Casey Martin feels discriminated against over cart use (AGAIN) - Shankopotomus on 6/26/13 at 5:38 pm|
In an instance of history repeating itself, Casey Martin finds himself at odds with a major golf organization over the use of a golf cart.
Martin, the men’s coach at Oregon who was born with a debilitating condition in...
| O-T Lounge|| So the Vet just gave me a sweet quote for heartworm meds - Shankopotomus on 6/26/13 at 8:59 am|
Around $120 for a 6 month supply?! A pill that I feed the little bastard once a month costs $20.00?
There has to be a better way...
| O-T Lounge|| Why does my dog keep doing this? - Shankopotomus on 6/20/13 at 4:59 pm|
He has a ball that he loves. He keeps fetching it, then deliberately tossing it under the same end table where he cannot reach it....then sits there as long as it takes whining until I get it for him. Toss it, repeat.
Is he doing it for attention? What the hell is his problem?? ...
| More Sports Board|| Hank Haney says Tiger is not preparing for majors anymore - Shankopotomus on 6/20/13 at 4:44 pm|
Or at least...like he used to....
[quote]“For whatever reason, Tiger doesn't prepare for majors as hard as he could,” he said. “He plays the course in a rushed way maybe once or twice b...
| Tiger Rant|| I believe in Bregman - Shankopotomus on 6/18/13 at 5:02 pm|
check in here...
| Money Talk|| Anybody use Vanguard as a stock account? - Shankopotomus on 6/12/13 at 11:56 am|
Like many people I have a Roth through Vanguard, and was recently considering some stock purchases and was wondering if anyone had experiences to share about simply adding a stock account to my Vanguard or if I should look around at the other existing options.
| O-T Lounge|| Question for IT professionals and other internet wizards (search terms) - Shankopotomus on 6/11/13 at 11:11 am|
If I wanted to do some research on the terms that customers (or potential customers) are typing into search engines to find a particular company or service how would I do that? What are some good tools out there that compile this data?
For instance, if I owned a plumbing company in New Orleans an...
| Money Talk|| 10 Year Treasury Notes a Value? - Shankopotomus on 5/28/13 at 8:47 am|
[quote]Investors should look to purchasing 10-year Treasury notes compared to 15-year paper since 10-year paper has underperformed in an environment where they should be outperforming, analysts ...