| Food and Drink|| Mikimoto's made me sick - Jimbeaux on 12/24/15 at 2:32 pm|
I was terribly disappointed in the quality of the sushi at Mikimoto's on Carrollton last night. I don't know if there is a new owner or manager, but it just was off and didn't taste fresh. Then, I got home and almost immediately had "stomach distress". Has anyone eaten there recently? How w...
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| Movie/TV Board|| Taxi Driver - Jimbeaux on 12/15/15 at 8:35 am|
I rewatched Taxi Driver late last night. It's a great movie and still holds up after all these years, IMO. Besides Robert DeNiro and Jody Foster, I usually forget about the other great actors in the film in their early careers - Harvey Keitel, Peter Boyle, and Cybil Shepherd and the cameo by Marti...
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| O-T Lounge|| "How was your Thanksgiving?" - Jimbeaux on 11/30/15 at 10:11 am|
"Wonderful, how about yours?" "Great" x eleventy mabillion Anyone think of something better/cool/funny to say in response to this question?...View Topic - Replies (11)
| Help Board|| Moderators are heavy handed with the anchors! - Jimbeaux on 11/3/15 at 5:42 pm|
Why did the thread regarding the black professor the allegedly racist cops get anchored? In general, it's a bad policy to anchor a thread without any explanation. It doesn't remedy the possibility of future anchor worthy actions, and it creates frustration for posters who are invested in a top...
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| Political Talk|| How are you voting on the 4 Amendments tomorrow? - Jimbeaux on 10/23/15 at 6:30 pm|
1). “Do you support an amendment to rename the Budget Stabilization Fund to the Budget and Transportation Stabilization Trust; to authorize the mineral revenue base to be increased every five years; to create the Budget Stabilization Subfund as a subfund in the Trust, to be funded with mineral reven...View Topic - Replies (10)
| Tiger Rant|| Stadium atmosphere - Jimbeaux on 10/18/15 at 11:35 am|
For those who couldn't make it to the game, how was the atmosphere with the crowd at the game? It must have been awesome, but how did it compare to other big games? I'm guessing everyone stayed until the end, which is the likely cause of the all traffic complaint threads....
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| O-T Lounge|| Stay regular, my friend - Jimbeaux on 10/10/15 at 4:26 pm|
The Dos Equis guy is really old. He should be advertising Metamucil....View Topic - Replies (8)
| Political Talk|| Would Trump win the nomination if he faced just one other Republican? - Jimbeaux on 8/21/15 at 12:14 pm|
Would Trump win the nomination in a head to head vote against: 1. Jeb Bush? 2. Rand Paul? 3. Marco Rubio? 4. Scott Walker? 5. Carly Fiorina? 6. Ben Carson? 7. Ted Cruz? 8. John Kasich? 9. Mike Huckabee? 10. Bobby Jindal? 11. Rick Perry? 12. Chris Christie? My guess is that for 1 - 8...View Topic - Replies (2)
| O-T Lounge|| Marijuana: A Gateway Drug? - Jimbeaux on 7/16/15 at 1:55 pm|
[quote]Marijuana: A Gateway Drug? Not only has marijuana proven to alter healthy development of the adolescent body and mind, statistics say that those (ages 12-17) who use marijuana are 85 times more likely to explore a "harder" drug than kids who do not use pot. Cross-Sensitivity and the...View Topic - Replies (53)
| Political Talk|| An insightful explanation for the worsening state of race relations - Jimbeaux on 7/6/15 at 5:35 pm|
[link=(http://www.cir-usa.org/1999/11/the-age-of-white-guilt-and-the-disappearance-of-the-black-individual/)]The age of white guilt: and the disappearance of the black individual [/link] Shelby Steel's powerful essay written in 1999 is still as clear and full of truth as any explication on the t...View Topic - Replies (8)
| O-T Lounge|| How often do you wear cologne? - Jimbeaux on 6/22/15 at 11:10 am|
I've been married for a couple of decades and my wife keeps buying me new bottles of cologne at most gift giving occasions. I've still got the bottles of cologne she gave me when we were dating. And I hardly ever wear cologne. So, a few questions: - Who among you wear cologne to work on a re...View Topic - Replies (29)
| O-T Lounge|| How should I handle this catty office drama? - Jimbeaux on 6/5/15 at 8:55 am|
Hit submit too soon. Give me a bit to compose the body of this post. Sorry. Crap, I fixed the wrong double post! Here's the story, at long last: My female supervisor retired a few months ago. She's was quite the queen bee. She held a big retirement party at a swanky location and speeches were...View Topic - Replies (21)
| O-T Lounge|| How should I handle this catty office drama? - Jimbeaux on 6/5/15 at 8:54 am|
My female supervisor retired a few months ago. She's was quite the queen bee. She held a big retirement party at a swanky location and speeches were flowing like a river. She gives a big flourishing good bye speech and she gave specific thanks and adulation to each member of her staff. However, ...View Topic - Replies (38)
| O-T Lounge|| Easter candy - Jimbeaux on 4/8/15 at 10:33 am|
Easter candy > Christmas candy Elmer's Easter candy >>> Russell Stovers Easter candy ...View Topic - Replies (7)
| Political Talk|| Racial Diversity - CATS director doesn't know what it means - Jimbeaux on 3/10/15 at 6:57 am|
[link=(http://theadvocate.com/news/11803562-123/cats-head-bob-mirabito-stirs)]Advocate[/link] [quote] “CATS is actually 95 percent African-American. [b]And unfortunately our demographics don’t match Baton Rouge. I would love to have a workforce that matches the demographics of Baton Rouge [/b]be...View Topic - Replies (8)
| Food and Drink|| Making Crawfish Bisque - Jimbeaux on 1/19/15 at 12:39 pm|
It's my grandma's recipe. She passed away 15 years ago this month and this is only the second time we've made it since she died. It's so awesome and I love it, but it's a lot of work. My kitchen even smells like her house right now! Love ya, Grams!...
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| Movie/TV Board|| FYI - African Queen just starting on cable tv in NO - Jimbeaux on 1/1/15 at 7:04 pm|
Channel 294 - "RETRO" on Cox Cable in N.O. Starting now, 7:00 pm. Great movie!...
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| O-T Lounge|| Men's fashion question - Jimbeaux on 12/24/14 at 1:58 am|
Are "skinny ties" becoming fashionable again? I'm talking about otherwise regular looking neck ties that are only 2.5 inches wide at the widest point. ...View Topic - Replies (17)
| O-T Lounge|| Another word police question - Inflammable - Jimbeaux on 11/10/14 at 10:11 am|
Can we all agree that the word inflammable should either be abolished or changed to mean the exact opposite of flammable?...View Topic - Replies (4)
| Tiger Rant|| Perry Riley playing great for the Redskins - Jimbeaux on 10/27/14 at 10:43 pm|
Another former Tiger exelling in the NFL! Two great plays back to back in OT to stop the Cowgirls!...
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