| Political Talk|| Mary and the Landrieus - Politico - Blue Velvet on 12/7/14 at 4:22 pm|
After reading the "FB idiocy of the day- a good one!" thread. I think this article may take the cake.
[quote]And then there was Mitch.
Mary Landrieu’s defeat as the Deep ...
| Political Talk|| Why I'm With Mary - Blue Velvet on 11/9/14 at 9:58 pm|
Despite earlier posts to the contrary, I’ve changed my mind about Mary Landrieu and with my entire stance on why I don’t believe in voting anymore. It’s time I, and the rest of you, stand with Mary and stand with Louisiana.
I support Mary Landrieu because…
Because when it comes to markets and ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Port Wine Suggestions - Blue Velvet on 11/6/14 at 1:04 pm|
I'm relatively new to port wine; been drinking them on and off for a little over a year. Had a meal last winter at a restaurant whose wine list is not listed online, I want to know which port wine it was, and they don't re-open until Nov. 27. Had some ports last week between Delachaise and Peche but...
| Music Board|| When the Music Board Reviews Albums - Blue Velvet on 10/23/14 at 10:39 pm|
If you would like for the board to review an album that you have in mind, please post a link to that album for listening (youtube, download, soundcloud, etc.)
One album will be chosen for the entire week; that is the only album to be reviewed. Reviews are to be submitted by whosoever desires and ...
| Music Board|| The Sharing Economy (Disco Biscuits content) - Blue Velvet on 9/26/14 at 9:52 pm|
Nerds, miscreants, hedonists, sensualists, malefactors, villains, delinquents, heretics, criminals, rogues, rascals, wrongdoers, scoundrels, wretches, lawbreakers, degenerates, rakes, hoodlums, libertines, evildoers, profligates, culprits, knaves, sybarites, voluptuaries, perpetrators, debauchees, r...
| Music Board|| TOBACCO Tour - Blue Velvet on 2/25/14 at 12:15 pm|
ULTIMA II MASSAGE
TOBACCO's long-time-in-the-making "Ultima II Massage" is out May 13 on Ghostly. Read more about it [link=(http://www.ghostly.com/releases/ultima-ii-massage)]here[/link]. Order info c...
| O-T Lounge|| The Secret Room by Ehud Lavski - Blue Velvet on 12/4/13 at 12:43 pm|
| Political Talk|| Guy Builds 10 Weapons w/ Products Purchased After Going Through Airport Security - Blue Velvet on 11/19/13 at 5:42 pm|
[quote] If past history is any indication, it seems likely that the little convenience shop on the "air side" of most airports is soon going to be told to stop selling certain items. Last week a few sites, including Boing Boing, Gizmodo and Business Insider, all had stories on a guy who showed ...
| Movie/TV Board|| The Grand Budapest Hotel (Official Thread): updated with trailer* - Blue Velvet on 10/14/13 at 11:11 pm|
[link=(http://www.grandbudapesthotel.com/)]Trailer coming in 3 days[/link]
[quote]Those expecting Wes Anderson’s signature fantastical visuals from the highly anticipated “The Grand Budapest Hotel” will not be disappointed with the film’s recently released poster, which features a detailed pink h...
| Political Talk|| NSA "routinely" shares US intel with Israel - Snowden link - Blue Velvet on 9/29/13 at 2:30 pm|
Lsut81's thread, [link=(http://www.tigerdroppings.com/rant/p/44992546/NSA-US-Assassination-Program-about-to-be-outted.aspx)]NSA; US Assassination Program about to be outted?[/link] reminded me of some info that came out a while back. I'm not sure if it was discussed or not as I spend half of the yea...
| Outdoor Board|| Interesting Thread on Cymothoa exigua (tongue-eating louse) - Blue Velvet on 5/11/13 at 12:45 pm|
[link=(http://www.reddit.com/r/WTF/comments/1e4evk/i_found_not_one_but_two_of_the_worlds_freakiest/)]Original Thread[/link] (some really funny comments and photoshops in here)
| O-T Lounge|| Cops really hate dogs... now killing their own - Blue Velvet on 5/7/13 at 11:41 pm|
[link=(http://www.ksl.com/?sid=25084876&nid=711&title=police-k-9-dead-after-left-in-car-overnight-in-miss&fm=home_page&s_cid=queue-2)]Video in link[/link]
| O-T Lounge|| 56 pounds of Sexy MMMMMmmmmmm.... - Blue Velvet on 4/14/13 at 11:55 pm|
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=tcVLt8QOc4g#!)]Kate Upton, eat your heart out![/link]...
| Political Talk|| Ron Paul: Bradley Manning Promotes Peace More Than Obama - Blue Velvet on 4/12/13 at 2:21 pm|
Manning is more deserving of Nobel Peace Prize, says former Texas congressman
[quote]Army Pfc. Bradley Manning, who is accused of providing an enormous stash of classified government documents to WikiLeaks for publication, deserves a Nobel Peace Prize more than President Barack Obama, according t...
| Political Talk|| AdamVsTheMan Makes Local News - Blue Velvet on 4/10/13 at 12:46 am|
[link=(http://www.myfoxtampabay.com/story/21925356/2013/04/09/police-no-anti-government-rally-in-slidell-la)]Police: no 'anti-government' rally in Slidell, LA[/link]
[quote]TAMPA (FOX 13) -
A spokesman for the Slidell Police Department in Louisiana said there was no "anti-government" rally in Sl...
| Music Board|| Deerhunter - Blue Velvet on 4/4/13 at 6:14 pm|
1. Anyone going to the show at One Eyed Jacks on April 29th?
2. Here's a [link=(http://zumic.com/?p=11593&preview=true)]link[/link] to their recent show on Fallon for their upcoming album, featuring the hit [i]Monomania[/i].
| Help Board|| Was Andre Banned? - Blue Velvet on 3/11/13 at 8:15 pm|
Ran into Andre at Buku Fest over the weekend and he said he was banned. He's a relatively new poster but he knows a butt load about music and has a ton of inside info on some popular jam bands and the NOLA music scene. I went through his post history and he hasn't posted anything banworthy but he sa...
| Outdoor Board|| For Those Who Spearfish... and other curious onlookers - Blue Velvet on 11/12/12 at 3:42 pm|
Stig Severinsen is doing an AMA on reddit right now if you have any questions for him.
Who's that? He's the author of Breatheology.
He holds the Guinness World Record for the longest breath hold of 22 minutes, AND for the longest freedive under ice on a single breath of air (236 feet) in speed...
| Political Talk|| Why are Republicans already trying to lose in 2016? - Blue Velvet on 11/7/12 at 12:35 am|
Would the GOP's chances be better in 2016 if they embraced a candidate that wanted to bring the troops home/end the wars, cut spending, eliminate foreign aid, legalize marijuana, let gays marry, advocate state's rights, and oppose the Patriot Act and NDAA?
It seems as though the GOP could become mo...
| Outdoor Board|| "Sky Game" (1939) - Blue Velvet on 10/30/12 at 8:57 am|
Not sure if this has been posted, but I searched.
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zpk1wxBp9GE&feature=g-upl&noredirect=1)]Sky Game (1939) -- Youtube[/link][quote]"Sky Game" was shot on Avery Island, Louisiana, in 1939 by Pathé Frere newsreel company and Field & Stream magazine. Part of a s...