| Political Talk|| The mood was pretty tense today early voting - StrangeBrew on 10/31/14 at 7:05 pm|
I early voted today in Dallas. The man in front of me had a voter registration card but an out of state license. Guy behind the desk pointed to the pictogram of what Id's are acceptable, out of state licenses were not on the list. He did not go quietly into that good night.
Lady that escorted me...
| Political Talk|| Ebola and the UN, is this not a perfect situation for them to prove the concept? - StrangeBrew on 9/26/14 at 10:15 pm|
If the UN was formed for such situations why did President Obama chide the rest of the members that they need to do their part? I thought we were all in this together!...
| Tiger Rant|| Manning and Alvarez being on the selection committee - StrangeBrew on 8/29/14 at 7:15 pm|
Is this bad for LSU? Manning playing at Ole Miss and his boys never really considering LSU makes me think he might have a bias. When LSU beats Wisconsin, will Alvarez hold a grudge?
Oh yea I realize first game kickoff is not until tomorrow but we must think of these possibilities ad nauseam since...
| Money Talk|| What is my current ROI? Am I making money on these rentals? - StrangeBrew on 8/6/14 at 9:44 am|
Property Tax-$4179 per year
I owe about $104k on this unit. Value 189k. 12 years left on a 15 year 4.75% note
HOA-$475 a month,$100 of which will drop off at end of ye...
| O-T Lounge|| Funny Sales Related Youtube Video for Presentation - StrangeBrew on 7/16/14 at 1:10 pm|
Need to insert something to break up a new hire training session.
Needs to be sales related, like how not to handle a sales call.
I know there are tons out there, but have not found one that I think would make them crack a smile.
| Political Talk|| The average cost of airline ticket has decreased since 2000! - StrangeBrew on 7/10/14 at 1:18 pm|
So says the CEO of American Airlines. Want to know why you pay more now than in 2000?
[link=(http://hub.aa.com/en/aw/ceo-letter-07-01-2014)]American Way Magazine[/link]
No worries, this legislation has bipartisan support!
Why can't we refill the highway fund with these fees, surcharges and ...
| Political Talk|| Jay Carney is gone also - StrangeBrew on 5/30/14 at 1:00 pm|
Two in one day.
Josh Earnest to take over the dais.
Edit for link
Who is next? ...
| O-T Lounge|| Woman eats two 72oz steaks in 15 minutes - StrangeBrew on 5/27/14 at 9:13 pm|
[link=(http://www.wfaa.com/video/featured-videos/Woman-eats-two-72-ounce-steaks-in-less-than-15-minutes-260787871.html)]Amarillo TX [/link]
Friggin disgusting, she has an hour but only needs 15 minutes. Oh by the way she also slammed two salad, two baked potatoes and some rolls.
9 pounds of f...
| Political Talk|| Mary Landrieu doing work on the Keystone Pipeline - StrangeBrew on 5/8/14 at 6:00 pm|
She is all in Keystone, she really means it. :lol:...
| Political Talk|| Lewinski dishes about affair with WJC and HRC's reaction - StrangeBrew on 5/6/14 at 10:01 am|
Full article not available until May 8th[quote]Why She’s Going Public When Tyler Clementi, the 18-year-old Rutgers freshman who was secretly streamed via Webcam kissing another man, committed suicide...
| O-T Lounge|| United States Postal Service mail trucks out on Sundays? - StrangeBrew on 4/27/14 at 5:29 pm|
Have seen three trucks so far today. What are they doing out on a Sunday?...
| O-T Lounge|| Spin off Thread: Do you tip on the alcohol portion of your check? - StrangeBrew on 3/28/14 at 11:21 pm|
I had a CEO that I worked with from France and he was adamant that a tip was for food preparation, not for un-corking a 100 dollar bottle of wine.
I have always treated food and beverage the same but I get his drift....
| Money Talk|| Rental property- porcelain tile that looks like wood or wood laminates? - StrangeBrew on 3/23/14 at 8:41 pm|
Tired of changing out carpets very 5 years or so. The cost of materials looks comparable but I would think the porcelain is more expensive to install.
Opinions and suggestions welcomed.
This would be for bedrooms as the living area is already ceramic tile....
| Political Talk|| Wendy Davis supporters questioning Abbott's need for wheelchair. - StrangeBrew on 1/25/14 at 11:32 pm|
May be a troll, and I hope it is! But remember Trigg.
I love the one about he had a kid after the accident!
Oh yea they mad. Stay classy and red Texas.
| Political Talk|| Upcoming SOTU Speech- Will it be covered by the major networks? - StrangeBrew on 1/24/14 at 9:18 pm|
Or will it just be carried by Cable news networks?
The last couple of State of the Union addresses that Bush gave in his second term were not considered worthy of prime time network coverage since he was so unpopular.
Why am I skeptical that Pres Obama will be relegated to MSNBC?...
| Food and Drink Board|| The Whopper versus all others - StrangeBrew on 12/8/13 at 9:13 pm|
I had not purchased a Whopper in 10 plus years, but was caught in Icemagedon and was starving so I pulled the trigger. It is now my go to burger, so much flame broil taste, the condiments out of the gun are delicious.
You should give it a try....
| O-T Lounge|| MIL (no pics) needs a new computer - StrangeBrew on 11/27/13 at 5:42 pm|
She is 84 and only checks email and prints. Needs a full size keyboard and USB port for printer? Low priced suggestions?...
| Political Talk|| Remember the outrage when Bush replaced 8 Federal Prosecutors? - StrangeBrew on 11/24/13 at 4:23 pm|
Has Obama replaced any?...
| Food and Drink Board|| The best Tequilla - StrangeBrew on 11/12/13 at 9:01 pm|
| Money Talk|| Ways to determine max rent to charge - StrangeBrew on 11/3/13 at 5:47 pm|
Bought a unit about 7years ago. Set the rent to cover mortgage, HOA, taxes and 1-2% in reserves. I have had the same tenant for the entire time. Have not raised the rent but the tenant did start sending me more money voluntarily after he heard there was a increase in HOA dues.
He was diagnosed with...