| More Sports Board|| More, fewer or just right? College football rosters. - HubbaBubba on 8/24/14 at 12:39 pm|
Was listening recently to some sports show while I was traveling, and the announcer was advocating for basically unlimited rosters, saying there "there is so much talent right now that it doesn't make sense for a college team to suffer because a few players get injured."
I'd be against that. Scho...
| Movie/TV Board|| If Michael Bay had directed Pixar's UP - HubbaBubba on 8/24/14 at 10:19 am|
| Money Talk|| Question regarding high charges vs. credit limit on card - HubbaBubba on 8/23/14 at 3:46 pm|
I have a personal credit card that I use to charge business related expenses, and a few personal expenses from time to time. Usually for personal expenses, I have a debit card, and I just use my phone and transfer cash to the debit card for my personal purchases. I'll open a card up at a store to sa...
| Help Board|| Link not working in post on the Tech Board - HubbaBubba on 8/18/14 at 8:07 pm|
Made a request for Admin just now. Link not working. Getting a message: 404 - File or directory not found
I checked the address three times, then typed into a web browser and the address is correct, but it won't work on TD....
| O-T Lounge|| Car advice - HubbaBubba on 8/17/14 at 8:31 pm|
Considering buying a convertible. Choices are down to:
2014 Infiniti Q60S
2014 BMW 435i
2015 Pony GT Premium
Which brands seem to hold up best and have the best ride and quiet interior? Going to start driving them as soon as possible....
| Fark Board|| This is begging to be farked! - HubbaBubba on 8/14/14 at 9:01 pm|
Miles giving it to Saban, maybe?
| Tech Board|| Cyber Dust disappearing messaging app. - HubbaBubba on 8/13/14 at 8:18 am|
Anyone tried this yet? This is a Mark Cuban product, so I'm skeptical. Not that he isn't intelligent, but other than hitting the lottery with broadcast.com selling to Yahoo, what else has he done besides start a Cable movie channel and buy the Maver...
| Political Talk|| How, exactly, did Democrats usurp Republicans over Civil Rights? - HubbaBubba on 8/10/14 at 12:04 am|
[link=(http://fairfaxfreecitizen.com/2014/07/28/american-minute-75/)]Long history of Republicans supporting civil rights.[/link]
Growing up, my dad was a democrat. In fact, back then, you basically had to sign an agreement to vote as a democrat in order to work as a fireman or policeman. As he w...
| More Sports Board|| Tricks to teach a young golfer - HubbaBubba on 8/6/14 at 2:42 pm|
This is my seven-year old. He took lessons from Hank Haney's place up here in DFW. He vastly improved and while his best distance is still just under 140 yards, his accuracy is getting really good.
I take him to Top Golf in DFW where he has fun shooting at targets, but I want to help him work on ...
| O-T Lounge|| Water heater stopped heating - HubbaBubba on 8/6/14 at 7:10 am|
Gas heater. No leaks. No corrossion. Gas is on. Circuit breaker not tripped. Water runs through. All clear water.
What might be the culprit and can I fix it without calling a plumber or is best just to call the plumber?...
| Money Talk|| If an employer pays full mileage rate, does leasing make sense? - HubbaBubba on 8/3/14 at 12:52 am|
My wife's employer pays $.55 a mile. She typically put 20,000 business miles a year on a car.
Pro's or Con's in this situation? She doesn't want to pull $20k out of investments for a business expense for her employer. Not sure which is the best way to go under these circumstances
| Tech Board|| To Mars in weeks, not months?? - HubbaBubba on 8/2/14 at 9:03 pm|
[link=(http://www.wired.co.uk/news/archive/2014-07/31/nasa-validates-impossible-space-drive)]NASA validates impossible thrust drive[/link]
[quote]the EmDrive converts electric power into thrust, without the need for any propellant by bouncing microwaves around in a closed container. [/quote][quot...
| Help Board|| Tallking and music in ads - HubbaBubba on 8/1/14 at 2:52 pm|
All was quiet, then suddenly a Rooms to Go ad starts playing a video and some gut telling me to "blah, blah, blah".
Make it stop!!...
| O-T Lounge|| Check out the big hole over Western Ukraine - HubbaBubba on 8/1/14 at 10:12 am|
Check out all these flights that are going around that area and not flying over. That's a dangerous place right now.
| O-T Lounge|| Can you drive any distance without holding your cell phone? - HubbaBubba on 7/29/14 at 6:33 pm|
Just watched the news in Austin, where the city council is looking to vote, soon, on banning holding, not just using, but only just HOLDING your phone if you are driving.
No mention, yet, wh...
| Tech Board|| Why run Cat5/6 if you already have cable TV? Use MoCA - HubbaBubba on 7/24/14 at 11:11 pm|
[quote]Thanks to the Multimedia over Coax Alliance (MoCA), a standard is emerging to enable devices such as set-top boxes, computers, and smart TV’s to communicate with each other and network over the existing Coaxial cable (Cable TV Wire) already in the walls of most homes and offices. It does not ...
| Political Talk|| John Stossel agreeing with Bill Maher - HubbaBubba on 7/24/14 at 7:14 am|
[quote]Government always grows, and government is force. Force is always dangerous.
It's healthy for conservatives, libertarians and liberals alike to worry about the militarization of police. Conservatives worry about a repeat of incidents like the raids on religious radicals at Ruby Ridge and W...
| Tiger Rant|| Will LSU ever do something about the scoreboard? - HubbaBubba on 7/20/14 at 10:54 am|
[link=(http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_college_football_stadium_video_boards)]LIst of college stadium scoreboards[/link]
LSU's main scoreboard is less than one-third the size of the new Kyle Field HD scoreboard and ranks as only 9th across the SEC and 50th in the nation among college stad...
| Political Talk|| Hot time. Summer in the city. Back of my neck getting... - HubbaBubba on 7/17/14 at 7:25 am|
... a scarf!
Apologies to The Lovin Spoonful, but in DFW today, in the middle of summer, in the highest global temperature summer in 120 years :casty: the high today is expected to be only 76.
That`s right. No typo. 76.
Through at least Sunday, the highs won't exceed more than 86. The typ...
| Tech Board|| Coverting Excel system/cost configurator to form-fillable .pdf - HubbaBubba on 7/16/14 at 9:52 am|
I've created a system configurator with costing in Excel, and I'd like to share this with others, but in a .pdf form.
I have Adobe PDF Professional. Have some, but not a huge amount of experience with it. What do I need to do to preserve the formula calculations and macros?...