| Political Talk|| Dennis Prager breaks down Middle East problem in a nut shell - Mike da Tigah on 7/25/14 at 5:50 am|
| O-T Lounge|| What happens when you shop local - Mike da Tigah on 7/22/14 at 9:21 am|
[quote]For every $100 you spend at locally owned businesses, $68 will stay in the community. What happens when you spend that same $100 at a national chain? Only $43 stays in the community.* [/quote]
So, using the EBRP population of 425k people, and deducting children under 18, it brings us to...
| Political Talk|| Are we still a government of the people, by the people, and for the people? - Mike da Tigah on 7/20/14 at 8:49 pm|
I mean, do you feel that this government , not just this administration, but the government on a whole embodies the words Lincoln uttered and the government serves the people, or another interest? If not, then what, and when did it go awry?
| Food and Drink Board|| NYC restaurant slow service complaints caused them to do a comparison - Mike da Tigah on 7/13/14 at 10:58 am|
[quote]A busy NYC restaurant kept getting bad reviews for slow service, so they hired a firm to investigate. When they compared footage from 2004 to footage from 2014, they made some pretty startling d...
| Food and Drink Board|| What's the consensus on hamburgers here? - Mike da Tigah on 7/3/14 at 5:44 pm|
Yay or nay?
| O-T Lounge|| Walker PD: High parents left child in hot car - Mike da Tigah on 7/2/14 at 9:14 am|
[quote]WALKER - Police rescued a child from a locked car in Walker Friday after investigators said her parent...
| O-T Lounge|| Your lifestyle has already been designed - Mike da Tigah on 6/27/14 at 7:47 am|
[link=(http://www.filmsforaction.org/news/your_lifestyle_has_already_been_designed/)]The Real Reason For The Forty-Hour Work Week[/link]
[quote]But the 8-hour workday is too profitable for big business, not because of the amount of work people get done in eight hours (the average office worker ge...
| O-T Lounge|| Two Prairieville residents arrested, suspected of beating pitbull to death - Mike da Tigah on 6/22/14 at 10:44 am|
[link=(http://www.nola.com/crime/baton-rouge/index.ssf/2014/06/two_prairieville_residents_arr.html)]The problem with the earth is it's full of people. [/link]
| Political Talk|| Is it really a woman's right to choose life or death for a child? - Mike da Tigah on 6/20/14 at 8:25 am|
But even those on the fence, after watching this, can you still say that a woman or a man for that matter has a right to terminate this life?
I personally cannot think of a more barbaric and actually inhuma...
| O-T Lounge|| How much of the BR vs NOLA stuff would you say is fueled by jealousy? - Mike da Tigah on 6/19/14 at 9:10 am|
Be it the city's cultural identity and people's imersion in it, it's very long history, food, music, or national attention NOLA receives? Do some in Baton Rouge suffer from small man's syndrome, or maybe the middle child syndrome, sandwiched in between two distinct cultures, unique to themselves in ...
| O-T Lounge|| Are Mosquitos eating you up this year? - Mike da Tigah on 6/17/14 at 7:49 pm|
They sure seem to be more plentiful than usual this time of year. Recent rainfall and standing water or another cause?
| O-T Lounge|| Indiana cop crashes family cookout, shoots pet in the face in front of children - Mike da Tigah on 6/14/14 at 5:15 pm|
[quote]My dog was shot in the face today by an officer from the Hammond Indiana police department. Lilly was on the side of our house with my two boys ages 7, and 11 years old, my daughter 16 yrs old an...
| O-T Lounge|| How many of us have an actual sexual addiction? - Mike da Tigah on 6/12/14 at 9:06 am|
I don't mean you like sex or are in the middle of puberty, but talking adult men or women who have lost complete control over their urges?
Compulsive masturbation, look at and fap to porn daily or multiple times daily, find it difficult to impossible to say no to sex, practice a dangerous sexual...
| O-T Lounge|| What are you getting your dad for Fathers Day this Sunday? - Mike da Tigah on 6/11/14 at 9:47 am|
Thought about grilling him some steaks, but wanted to see if I could get some creative ideas.
| Food and Drink Board|| Today is national Coq au vin day - Mike da Tigah on 5/29/14 at 8:48 am|
[quote]NATIONAL COQ AU VIN DAY
Annually celebrated on May 29, it is National Coq au Vin Day. Coq au vin is French braise of chicken, cooked with wine, lardons (salt pork), mushrooms and garlic.
Coq au vin is a French staple that literally translates to “rooster with wine.” It’s a rustic, pea...
| Food and Drink Board|| Today is National Hamburger Day and this board missed that? - Mike da Tigah on 5/28/14 at 9:35 pm|
I am seriously disappointed in this board and all it's many hamburglars. I thought for certain there would be a sticky at the very least. :lol:
| Food and Drink Board|| Shrimp Jambalaya recipes - Mike da Tigah on 5/27/14 at 5:15 pm|
Let's have em.
| O-T Lounge|| How many of you Vape (Ecigs) - Mike da Tigah on 5/26/14 at 10:37 am|
and what's your favorite flavors?
So far I've tried Red Bull, Absinthe, and Amaretto, and I have to lean to the Red Bull.
| Political Talk|| Do the words and warnings of Aldous Huxley seem to begin showing themselves - Mike da Tigah on 5/19/14 at 12:46 pm|
in American life or not, and if not, then where do you disagree?
[link=(http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=3TQZ-2iMUR0)]Aldous Huxley interview by Mike Wallace 58[/link]
Main points of emphasis are
- Population explosion
- Mass Media
- Mood Altering Drugs
- Technology used to politically m...
| O-T Lounge|| Two men dead after shooting on Gardere Lane - Mike da Tigah on 5/19/14 at 8:05 am|
| O-T Lounge|| Where the World's unsold cars go to die - Mike da Tigah on 5/18/14 at 1:06 pm|
| Political Talk|| Black mass at Harvard is called off - Mike da Tigah on 5/13/14 at 6:45 am|
A reenactment of satanic rituals known as a “black mass” that had been scheduled for Monday evening on ...
| O-T Lounge|| Louisiana ADHD inscrease among highest in nation - Mike da Tigah on 5/11/14 at 10:52 am|
[quote]Childhood attention disorders have gone up dramatically nationwide in the past decade, but few states have seen their rates climb as high as Louisiana.
Nearly 16 percent of Louisiana childr...
| O-T Lounge|| Has technology made us dumber, social media made us less social? - Mike da Tigah on 5/4/14 at 10:16 am|
| Food and Drink Board|| I have a theory... - Mike da Tigah on 5/2/14 at 12:10 am|
When you consistently, and I mean over many years, see old produce at a grocery store, especially old dry onions, wrinkled bell peppers, and wilted celery, and even garlic that's begun to sprout, it's a pretty good indication that the majority of the customers shopping at said store don't do a lot o...
| O-T Lounge|| Man shot after chasing 3 hooded men - Mike da Tigah on 4/30/14 at 8:18 am|
[link=(http://www.wafb.com/story/25387200/witness-says-friend-shot-after-chasing-3-hooded-men)]friend shot after chasing 3 hooded men[/link]
| O-T Lounge|| 5 worst cities for people with allergies in 2014 - Mike da Tigah on 4/29/14 at 7:32 am|
1) Louisville, Kentucky
2) Memphis, Tennessee
3) Baton Rouge, Louisiana
4) Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
5) Jackson, Mississippi
[quote]Our long, cold winter followed by a recen...
| O-T Lounge|| How many different dialects would you say are in America? - Mike da Tigah on 4/28/14 at 8:42 pm|
[link=(http://robertspage.com/dialects.html)]This guy says 25[/link], but others say more and some are more general and say less. However, even with the 24, I find so many variations in Louisiana for example that it's more than that even. For instance, there are many different variations of actual...
| O-T Lounge|| How would you describe your pace when walking? - Mike da Tigah on 4/28/14 at 6:41 pm|
1) Lead, follow, or get the hell out of my way: You have a mission and walk with a purpose. Everyone else seems to be moving in slow motion.
2) Zippidy doo da: Casually unconcerned, no particular place to go or hurry to get there.
3) Just one of the pack: You adjust your speed to the sp...
| O-T Lounge|| Homeless guy found dead behind Ralph and Kacoo's - Mike da Tigah on 4/28/14 at 5:49 pm|
[quote]Deputies said they were contacted by two people who found the deceased man in his camp behind Ralph and Kacoo's on Bluebonnet Boulevard Monday afternoon. [/quote][link=(http://www.wbrz.com/news/ebrso-homeless-person-found-dead-in-camp/)]Dead homeless people in St. George is out of control[/l...