| Food and Drink Board|| SW's First Gumbo of the Fall (Turkey and Andouille)(PICS) - SW2SCLA on 9/14/14 at 5:00 pm|
So as I walked out of walk Saturday morning and feeling that first fall breeze I immediately decided to cook a gumbo this weekend. I drove straight to Hackett's in Lake Charles and picked up some andouille, smoked pork sausage, and turkey tasso. I usually use regular tasso but turkey tasso made sens...
| Food and Drink Board|| Dinner rec's in Houston for Monday night. - SW2SCLA on 8/24/14 at 3:48 pm|
Looking for a casual place to eat in Houston before a concert tomorrow night. I know this thread comes up often but I haven't been to H-Town in a long time so I'd appreciate some help or links. Looking to keep it casual, jeans and polos. Open to all types of cuisine.
The concert is at the Bayou ...
| Music Board|| Bayou Music Center in Houston - SW2SCLA on 8/18/14 at 3:53 pm|
Any of yall been to this venue before? I'm going to a concert there a week from today and I've never been before. I looked over their website but I was curious about the opinions of those who have been. ...
| Movie/TV Board|| Nymphomaniac Vol. 1 on Netflix (Update: watched Vol. 2) SPOILERS LIKELY - SW2SCLA on 8/16/14 at 9:41 am|
Very very different kind of movie with some amazing performances. Uma Thermon stole this one despite her short on screen time IMO. Overall I'm still not sure how I feel about it, but I'll definitely be watching Vol. 2 later today.
Eta: I finished Vol. 2 about an hour ago. Overall I think Vol....
| Food and Drink Board|| WFDT - Preseason football is meh edition - SW2SCLA on 8/15/14 at 5:37 pm|
Grilling honey lime cilantro shrimp with a caesar salad on the side...
| Food and Drink Board|| WFDT - almost Friday edition - SW2SCLA on 8/14/14 at 5:46 pm|
Leftover chicken breasts and broccoli. ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Sweet potato recipes - SW2SCLA on 8/6/14 at 1:37 pm|
Recently discovered that I really like sweet potatoes. The thing is I've only had them a fries and in pies and I'd like to expand beyond that. So of course my first stop is to tap the knowledge of the FDB. Really not looking for dessert recipes but I'd love to hear what else you have. TIA :cheers:...
| Outdoor Board|| Any legit reason I shouldn't buy this gun? - SW2SCLA on 6/28/14 at 11:31 pm|
[link=(http://palmettostatearmory.com/index.php/century-international-arms-vz2008-sporter-rifle-7-62x39-ri1554-x.html)]VZ sporter package deal[/link]
Rifle, bayonet, 5 mags, and a mag pouch. I've been wanting an AK for a while and this is close enough for me. None of my friends have any experienc...
| Food and Drink Board|| Maverick et732 amazon lightning deal - SW2SCLA on 6/15/14 at 8:55 am|
At noon today. And it's a special red edition, if that does anything for you. If it's under $40 I'm buying one. It's been on my list for a while now. ...
| Tech Board|| Rooting questions (Galaxy S5) UPDATE: rooting complete - SW2SCLA on 5/29/14 at 4:03 pm|
I upgraded to a Galaxy S5(Sprint) today and would like to root it. I've never done this before but this fun has a ton of pre-installed shite I want to clear off. I found a step by step video [link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=soJL3M28fMY)]LINK[/link] but I have a few questions about rooting(I'm p...
| O-T Lounge|| The mean streets of Welsh are a little safer today - SW2SCLA on 5/23/14 at 7:13 am|
[link=(http://www.kplctv.com/story/25596700/breaking-multiple-arrests-made-in-welsh-friday-morning)]the block is hot[/link]
Glad to see they took a break from radaring I-10 for such a pointless exercise. Pretty sure I'll know at least one of these guys once the names come out. ...
| O-T Lounge|| "Asian Massage" by the mall in Lake Charles - SW2SCLA on 5/16/14 at 9:38 am|
Passed by it yesterday while running some errands. Pretty bold location for what I assume is a rub n tug. How long until this place gets raided? I say less than 6 months. ...
| Music Board|| School me on Gary Clark Jr. - SW2SCLA on 5/8/14 at 4:34 pm|
Heard him for the first time today and really like his sound. What are his best songs/albums?...
| Movie/TV Board|| What are your favorite war movies? - SW2SCLA on 5/6/14 at 8:02 am|
I love a good war movie (even more so since I got surround sound) but my collection is admittedly lacking. It doesn't matter how old they are. TIA. ...
| O-T Lounge|| FitBit, Up24, Fuelband, etc. (activity trackers) - SW2SCLA on 4/30/14 at 7:12 am|
Those of you who own on an activity tracking band, would you recommend it? Worth the money? I've read some reviews on Amazon but they're all over the place. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Amazon Prime members: check your e-mail - SW2SCLA on 4/26/14 at 8:25 am|
Got an e-mail from them this morning offering some great discounts on their tablets/e-readers. I've had the Kindle paperwhite on my wishlist for a while and got $75 off thanks to the e-mail. $50 or $75 discounts on their entire lineup fwiw. Love me some prime. ...
| O-T Lounge|| How do I root a tablet? - SW2SCLA on 4/23/14 at 7:57 am|
I have a Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 that I want to remove most of the bloatware from. It's my understanding that to do that I have to root the device. I was told to look around xda forums but they're talking way over my head. Can sometime explain to me how this is done? Or point me to a reliable, simple g...
| Movie/TV Board|| It's been 6 months since the Breaking Bad finale - SW2SCLA on 3/29/14 at 5:27 am|
Now that some time has passed and the knee-jerk reactions have come and gone let us remember one of cable TVs all-time great dramas. Your favorite moments, least favorites, thoughts on the series as a whole. Let's just hash it all out.
I'll start us off: frick Marie
| O-T Lounge|| Today is World Rare Disease Day: Whatcha Got OT? - SW2SCLA on 2/28/14 at 8:11 am|
Also an adrenal disorder, but it's not really rare.
Plus the elephantitis cock :pimp:...
| O-T Lounge|| Buying Refurbished Electronics: Yay or Nay? - SW2SCLA on 2/13/14 at 3:41 pm|
Can save about $100 on a tablet I'd like to buy if I buy a refurbished model. Manufacturer refurbished with a 90 day warranty. I've never bought refurbished before and I'm uncertain if it's a good idea.
What say the OT electronics gurus?...