| O-T Lounge|| What's the process for contesting alleged traffic violation? - lnomm34 on 4/2/14 at 1:33 pm|
I was issued a ticket that I need to contest.
What is the proper protocol? This is in the lovely town of St. Gabriel, Louisiana. Beautiful place. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Is the US Postal Service the worst service ever? - lnomm34 on 3/13/14 at 2:57 pm|
I can't even get someone to answer the phone at the Bennington location. I have a package that required a signature. I left a note asking them to see the front office of the apartment complex. They didn't deliver, so now in trying to figure out when it will be available to pickup. Surely not this af...
| Food and Drink Board|| Lafayette Dinner Recommendations - lnomm34 on 2/5/14 at 9:56 am|
Meeting my parents for dinner Friday night with my wife for my birthday. Lafayette is halfway for us all, so it's convenient.
Can someone give me a good restaurant recommendation for dinner Friday night? Doesn't matter the type of cuisine, looking for all decent recommendations so I can make a c...
| O-T Lounge|| Basin Bridge traffic I-10W - lnomm34 on 12/23/13 at 5:35 pm|
Anyone know what's going on around whiskey bay?...
| Money Talk|| Question as a Seller Paying Closing Costs - lnomm34 on 12/18/13 at 12:28 pm|
My wife and I are trying to plan out debt pay-down strategy and our house sale.
It's been on the market since May in a terrible market. So I'm not convinced it's going to move any time too soon.
We don't have a lot of equity in the house, since we've only owned it about 3.5 years currently. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Musings from a USM Graduation Ceremony - lnomm34 on 12/13/13 at 4:02 pm|
Why must people yell and scream for graduates despite the polite requests to hold applause until the end?
fricking annoying arse people yelling over the following names.
Another thing that annoyed me: the announcer can pronounce foreign and non-traditional names with ease, yet completely butche...
| O-T Lounge|| Pet Boarding in Baton Rouge - lnomm34 on 9/11/13 at 9:24 pm|
Looking for a reputable place to board my dog for the weekend (Friday, Saturday, & Sunday nights). I just moved back to Baton Rouge and haven't even had time to think about finding a good place.
Any recommendations? ...
| O-T Lounge|| Updated OP: Updated: Septoplasty Surgery Baton Rouge - lnomm34 on 9/9/13 at 6:02 pm|
Anyone on the O-T have a septoplasty in Baton Rouge? I visited an ENT in Baton Rouge today to figure out whether I could improve my breathing and sleeping. I was diagnosed with sleep apnea on February 2012, and have been on CPAP ever since. Every night. Consistently.
However, I still wasn't feel...
| O-T Lounge|| Porn Story Needs Awesome Heading - lnomm34 on 9/3/13 at 7:37 pm|
Saw this one on MSN and hovered over to see the headline at the bottom left of the screen. I got a chuckle out of it. :lol:
| O-T Lounge|| Recommend Movers in Baton Rouge Area - lnomm34 on 8/6/13 at 10:42 am|
I'm looking for reputable movers in Baton Rouge. I'm moving a one bedroom apartment from Thibodaux to Baton Rouge. I googled and found a few reviews on local companies, but I have a hard time trusting reviews from Google.
Anyone have any company they've used and had a good experience with? TIA...
| Help Board|| Duplicate Post? Error Affecting Lots of Users It Seems - lnomm34 on 7/28/13 at 7:44 pm|
I'm getting an error when I try to post. I see there is a thread referencing the problem on Mobile, but I'm getting it on Mobile and Desktop versions.
Running Safari on my iPhone, and Firefox 22.0 on my MacBook Air.
When I press 'Submit' it takes me to a blank page that only says:
| O-T Lounge|| How bad is the accident on 10 East around Highland? - lnomm34 on 7/9/13 at 6:04 pm|
It must be bad. I'm at mile marker 169 an have seen an ambulance, a fire truck, two sheriff cars, and a state trooper headed toward the wreck on the shoulder.
Damnit. I wanna get home. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Baton Rouge Apartment Suggestions - lnomm34 on 7/3/13 at 1:19 pm|
Need something with easy access to interstates. I'll be traveling to Ascension Parish for work. Wife may be traveling to Port Allen. What are some good options. Looking for something 2BR in the $800-1000/month range.
Anyone have any good suggestions?
| Help Board|| Unresponsive Script - lnomm34 on 6/19/13 at 7:18 pm|
I'm getting this warning on the O-T. Any ideas?
[quote]A script on this page may be busy, or it may
have stopped responding. You can stop the script now, or you can continue to see if the script will complete.
Script: http: //b.scorecardresearch.com/rs/vce_st.js:1[/quote]
I put the s...
| O-T Lounge|| Local 27 Year Old Baton Rouge Ego (Paul Dietzel II) Running for US Congress - lnomm34 on 6/19/13 at 6:17 pm|
I'm sure some of you know this cat. I know him quite well from my years at LSU. He might have the biggest ego known to man. You have to think quite highly of yourself to run for Congress with absolutely ZERO public office experience. :lol:
His website is hilarious. His 'Issues' could be wri...
| O-T Lounge|| The Rant is Still in Meltdown Mode - lnomm34 on 6/18/13 at 7:25 pm|
Are people really this emotionally tied to LSU sports? Please, OT, tell me that the majority of the ridiculousness posted on the Rant is just trolling. For some good entertainment, just peruse through some of these threads.
| Money Talk|| Anyone Have Recommendations for Financial Advisor/Planner Around Lafayette? - lnomm34 on 6/10/13 at 8:18 pm|
My parents are early-to-mid 50's and are in desperate need of someone to guide them a bit in some investing. They've saved their whole lives, have some (well, let's be honest . . .crappy) rental property, and don't owe money on anything. But, I feel like they aren't preparing themselves well for r...
| O-T Lounge|| Commuting Baton Rouge to Livingston-How bad is it? - lnomm34 on 5/31/13 at 11:37 am|
Anyone commute from Baton Rouge to Livingston?
I work in Geismar, my wife has a potential job opportunity in Livingston. I'm currently making a shitty commute from Thibodaux to Geismar everyday. I want to relocate to the Baton Rouge area.
I was thinking if she lands this job, the Shenandoah o...
| O-T Lounge|| Tips to make TWIC Card Application Process go smoothly? - lnomm34 on 4/22/13 at 8:48 am|
I need to get a TWIC card for the first time. Can someone give me some tips to make the process as smooth as possible?
| Money Talk|| How to handle resignation in this situation (UPDATED in OP) - lnomm34 on 4/12/13 at 8:33 am|
I've accepted a new position and I am waiting on clearance of background check and all just to be certain there are no hiccups.
I'm traveling all week next week, Wednesday-Friday will be with my boss. We will be back from traveling Friday evening.
I'm thinking I should have all clearance fro...
| O-T Lounge|| Apartment Suggestions South Baton Rouge Area - lnomm34 on 4/10/13 at 11:21 am|
I'm moving back to Louisiana in a few weeks to start a new job. I'll be working in Geismar but want to live in/around Baton Rouge.
I need a nice/safe one bedroom that's reasonably priced. I'll be supporting a mortgage until I can sell my house and another rent in Philadelphia, PA for my wife unt...
| Money Talk|| Evaluating Pension Plan vs. 401k - lnomm34 on 4/9/13 at 11:41 am|
I've been offered a position that I really like. The only uncertainty is the new position offers a pension plan in lieu of matching 401k contributions.
My current position matches 80% up to 5% of your salary. Which I think is pretty decent.
The new company offers a 401k but doesn't really ma...
| O-T Lounge|| Good Morning Thread! Early Morning - lnomm34 on 4/9/13 at 4:09 am|
Cant fully sleep. I got a new job offer and I'm too wound up about it. Plus I'm on the East Coast and it's 5AM, so it's really time to be up anyway. :lol:
Rise and shine O-T! :gmt:...
| Money Talk|| Writing Thank You after Interview with Multiple Interviewers - lnomm34 on 4/3/13 at 10:13 pm|
How do you handle the follow-up/thanks after an interview with multiple interviewers? Do you address only the highest ranking person? Email them separately? Email both the same email together?
I know this is a dumb question, I just want to make sure I do the right thing. ...
| Money Talk|| Interviewing for Management Level Position at Plant-Type Facility (Updated OP) - lnomm34 on 3/21/13 at 8:40 am|
Ok, I'm going to be interviewing for a position at an industrial facility.
I'm an engineer, an the position will be management level at the facility.
My question is: What do I wear??
My current job is at the corporate level, and the interview was conducted at the corporate office where I ...
| O-T Lounge|| You work in Geismar, where do you live? - lnomm34 on 3/15/13 at 2:39 pm|
How's the commute out that way?
Just curious. Looking into a job out that direction. ...
| Money Talk|| Wife in Philadelphia, PA for PhD Internship--Tax Related Questions Inside - lnomm34 on 3/4/13 at 6:30 am|
So, my wife moved to Philadelphia, PA for a required 12-month internship as a final requirement of completing her PhD. The location of the internship was not her choice, it all gets chosen as part of a match process.
I'm still in Mississippi. I've got a great job, and there was no reason for me...
| O-T Lounge|| Good Morning, O-T - lnomm34 on 2/22/13 at 4:04 am|
Time to face the day. :GMT:
I'm filling up with gas for my last section of driving down to MSY. Headed to PHL for the weekend. I can't wait do the privilege of dealing with TSA again this morning.
| O-T Lounge|| Avoid 10-W on Atchafalaya Basin - lnomm34 on 2/8/13 at 2:46 pm|
Multiple car wreck around mile marker 133 or so. Looks like it just happened. No emergency vehicles on site yet. I was lucky to make it through without much of a delay. But as the goes its got potential to be a real mess. Take 190W if you can.
East bound is slowing due to rubbernecking as well. ...
| Money Talk|| Raise and New Taxes--Net Pay Question - lnomm34 on 1/31/13 at 12:04 pm|
I'm no tax expert. But, I got a raise of about $430 per month. My net pay has increased by $166 per month. Does that sound about right?
I didn't change any deductions or my filing status. ...