| O-T Lounge|| Acer computer using restore disks - any chance to save the data - Bullethead88 on 2/4/12 at 3:09 pm|
I need to use the restore disks on an Acer computer. Anyone done that before. Do they have an option to try to keep the data.
I've used restore disks on an HP and it gave the option to save the data. Almost all of the data was saved.
I was hoping Acer would give the same option.
| O-T Lounge|| Why buy tablet with only Wi-fi connection? - Bullethead88 on 1/23/12 at 3:14 pm|
Looking for a tablet -- something other than a $500 Apple -- and saw good reviews on the Blackberry Playbook. Then I found out its only connection is by Wi-fi.
Why would one buy a Wi-fi only tablet (other than to save the phone carrier type connection fee)?
P.S. Can I tether it with my Bla...
| Political Talk|| 3 Misconceptions That Need to Die - Bullethead88 on 1/13/12 at 9:10 pm|
[b]#1 Misconception: [/b]Most of what Americans spend their money on is made in China.
[b]Fact:[/b] 2.7% of personal consumption expenditures go to Chinese-made goods and services. 88.5% of U.S. consumer spending is on American-made goods and services.
[b]#2 Misconception:[/b] We owe most of ...
| Political Talk|| I'm thinking about voting for Romney. Tell me why I shouldn't. - Bullethead88 on 1/6/12 at 3:50 pm|
I consider myself an independent voter -- I have voted for Clinton, for and against Bush II, and for McCain -- and, as of now, I am strongly considering voting for Romney.
I am not at all comfortable with Romney being a Mormon, but, because I would take issue with those who would vote against a ...
| Political Talk|| National Review torpedoes Gingrich, Perry, and Bachmann - Bullethead88 on 12/14/11 at 9:49 pm|
Strong position against what the NR deems are inferior candidates....
| Help Board|| Why doesn't the TAB key work? - Bullethead88 on 10/22/11 at 12:33 pm|
It's useful for separating ideas or phrases.
Very annoying that it doesn't work. ...
| More Sports Board|| Pinch hit for Chris Carpenter in the 6th inning? - Bullethead88 on 10/20/11 at 5:26 pm|
How many of you would have pinch hit for Chris Carpenter in the 6th inning last night. Be honest. Carpenter had an 87 pitch count. it was cold and drizzling and pinch hitters generally average in the low .200's -- in the best of conditions.
I was thinking at the time it was too early to pull you...
| More Sports Board|| Sorry - I'm just a die hard Red Sox hater - Bullethead88 on 9/29/11 at 12:02 am|
The Red Sox activated pitcher Clay Buchholz for the post season today.
I actually did laugh out loud when I read that after their game tonight.
[Please call me an a-hole, because that will make me feel even better...
| O-T Lounge|| What song(s) do you wish you would have written? - Bullethead88 on 8/27/11 at 9:13 pm|
Live Like You Were Dying
The Day the Music Died (American Pie)
Candle in the Wind...
| O-T Lounge|| U-Verse DSL vs AT&T DSL - Bullethead88 on 8/10/11 at 8:30 pm|
I getting U-Verse Cable and also getting internet from AT&T/U-Verse. The AT&T DSL internet is 6mps for $19.95 and the U-Verse DSL internet -- also 6mps -- is $34.95. Why would someone pay $15 more for the same speed. Is U-Verse internet somehow better than AT&T DSL? More reliable or something. I don...
| More Sports Board|| YES WE DID! Dallas Mavericks 2011 NBA Champions Celebration Thread - Bullethead88 on 6/12/11 at 9:42 pm|
Mavericks fans have longed to hear it...
MAVERICKS ARE NBA CHAMPIONS!!!
| Political Talk|| Fox News Uses Tina Fey SNL Photo in Sarah Palin Report - Bullethead88 on 6/6/11 at 10:30 am|
On Sunday’s “American’s Election HQ” on the Fox News Channel, a teaser from Shannon Bream about an interview with former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin that appeared on “Fox News Sunday” used an incorrect photo for Palin.
The photo was one of NBC’s “30 Rock” star Tina Fey’s “Saturday Night Live” appeara...
| O-T Lounge|| Strange weather pattern - Bullethead88 on 6/5/11 at 5:56 pm|
Is it just me or has there been a strange weather pattern going on in BR the last few days.
These small deep-pocket thunderstorms have been moving through the area from northeast to southwest instead of northwest to southeast.
Is that normal or what's going on?...
| More Sports Board|| Tennis Needs to Change the Rules .. Like Golf Has - Bullethead88 on 6/5/11 at 1:05 pm|
Tennis needs to change the rules like golf has to reign in the technology that has changed the sport -- and not for the better.
Golf has outlawed square groves and put a limit on the trampoline effect on the face of drivers to try to keep at least a semblance of resemblance to the game as it was...
| Help Board|| How about a religion board? - Bullethead88 on 5/17/11 at 7:25 pm|
It seems like most of the religious subject posts end up on the PoliBoard. It also seems like they are taking it over.
| Political Talk|| Obama Pushed for ‘Fight Your Way Out’ Option in bin Laden Raid - Bullethead88 on 5/7/11 at 9:38 pm|
According to Time Magazine.
| Political Talk|| U.N. Weapons Inspector suggests Bush war crimes probe - Bullethead88 on 4/22/11 at 2:59 pm|
[quote]Former chief U.N. nuclear inspector Mohamed ElBaradei suggests in a new memoir that Bush administration officials should face international criminal investigation for the "shame of a needless war" in Iraq.[/quote]
[quote]ElBaradei cites examples, including the conclusion by his inspectors in...
| Political Talk|| Political Lie of the Year - Bullethead88 on 12/17/10 at 4:03 pm|
As chosen by PolitiFact.com
[link=(http://www.examiner.com/populist-in-national/lie-of-the-year-government-takeover-of-health-care?render=print#print)]Government takeover of health care [/link]
2) Do you have a bigger lie you would like to nominate?...
| Tiger Rant|| Where to Park and Tailgate at Arky game - Bullethead88 on 11/26/10 at 12:06 pm|
Anyone have the street directions to where you can park for the game and directions to where abouts the LSU group will tailgate before and after the game? TIA....
| More Sports Board|| Cano's "home run." Am I missing something? - Bullethead88 on 10/19/10 at 11:51 pm|
The TBS announcing crew seems to be focusing on whether the fans interfered with the outfielder's chance to catch the ball, even though he was reaching in the stands.
I thought the question should be -- did the fans reach into the field of play to interfere with the outfielder's chance to catch ...
| Political Talk|| Remove hats for God Bless America at a baseball game. - Bullethead88 on 10/19/10 at 5:40 pm|
I know I'm gonna catch it on this, but...
I'm watching the Phillies-Giants baseball game and during the 7th inning stretch they sang "God Bless America." I'm good with that, but before they started singing, the announcer asked everyone to remove their hats.
I'm just not sure if I'm good with ...
| Political Talk|| Family Court Judge on Appeals Court - Bullethead88 on 10/6/10 at 2:47 pm|
I know that Judge Higginbotham was the first female judge elected to the 1st Circuit Court of Appeals, but I was also wondering when the last time a Family Court judge was elected to an Appeals Court?...
| Movie/TV Board|| Blackberry Torch commercials -- Stranger Than Fiction - Bullethead88 on 9/17/10 at 12:24 am|
I just realized that the background music for the new Blackberry Torch commercials is the theme song from one of my favorite under-the-radar movies -- Stranger Than Fiction.
I thought that the plot and screenplay of the movie were superb, but were held down by the uneven directing. But overall, ...
| Help Board|| Posted on wrong board. - Bullethead88 on 9/3/10 at 10:23 pm|
I started a topic "New Google Chrome 6 Available" on the MSB Board by mistake. Should be on the O-T Board. Please move. Sorry....
| O-T Lounge|| Brett Favre lookalike on Channel 9 news. - Bullethead88 on 8/28/10 at 6:05 pm|
I swear at first I thought it was a Farve parody. The guy is from Baker/Zachary doing a piece on Katrina memories. He looked just like Farve....
| Help Board|| View/Search the "Oil Spill Forum" - Bullethead88 on 8/16/10 at 10:59 am|
Is there a url that we can go to in order to view the posts that were made on the oil spill forum?
The search function includes "oil spill forum" as a topic/item that can be searched, but the search function does not provide any search results on that topic....
| O-T Lounge|| Can newer Blackberries open pdf attachments - Bullethead88 on 8/12/10 at 7:42 pm|
I have an older Blackberry curve 8310 which (I can't believe this from a Blackberry - you know, the businessman's cell phone) can't open adf/adobe email attachments without an outside app (costs $35).
Can the newer blackberries, say the 9700, open pdf attachments? Does anyone know if the new BB T...
| More Sports Board|| Best NBA team All-time beginning with letter...Vote best team - Bullethead88 on 8/10/10 at 11:11 am|
I'll go first. I'll take B.
C- A. Bynam
6th- E. Baylor
The player chosen for a position must have played that position predominantly in his career. (no LeBron James at point guard).
| Help Board|| Names of viewers on every page - Bullethead88 on 8/6/10 at 1:54 pm|
Do we have to have the full listing of every viewer on every page. It shortens the pages so that there are only about 25 OP's per page.
Any chance we could have the full list on only the first page of each board and then just the summary numbers on the rest?...
| Soccer Board|| Schweinsteiger fouled by Puyol ??? - Bullethead88 on 7/7/10 at 10:12 pm|
I'm no soccer maestro, but it sure looked like a clear foul by Puyol of Spain on Schweinsteiger on the tackle just outside the box in about the 85th minute. Instead of free kick, Germany got a throw in.
I'm not sure how likely a score would be with a free kick from just outside the box, but I rea...