| Pelicans Talk|| looking for a good pelicans theme gift for a relative - kingbob on 11/24/13 at 5:25 pm|
She's a big basketball fan from Kentucky who moved down here to marry my brother. She's already got an Anthony Davis jersey, so I wanted to get her something else cool that she might like since she's started going to games with her husband (my brother). I was thinking one of those jersey t-shirts ...
| O-T Lounge|| spinoff of a spinoff: Stuck on an island with any 2 LLOTOT - kingbob on 11/23/13 at 8:21 pm|
Spinoff of the 2nd power, which two do you choose?
| Money Talk|| saving at the beginning of your career. - kingbob on 11/12/13 at 11:53 am|
Knowing well the power of compounding interest, I want to be able to start saving and investing as soon as I start my career post graduation. I'll probably be making in the 50-60k range in South LA while saving up to get married and build a starter home on land I already own. What kinds of investm...
| Fark Board|| fark request: Famous Jameis - kingbob on 11/2/13 at 10:25 pm|
Can I get these cookies farked as "Famous Jameis" with this picture farked in place of Amos?
| More Sports Board|| ending of St. Amant vs EA last night - kingbob on 11/2/13 at 3:35 pm|
It appears that this potential game winning field goal that was ruled "no good" flew true through the uprights. How would I go about getting the footage from EATEL 4 that would prove definitively if this was fair or foul. They had a camera set up in the opposite endzone in a scissor lift the entir...
| Tiger Rant|| I now know how the other half lives. - kingbob on 10/27/13 at 11:05 am|
I have been going games since I was a kid in the mid 90s. My first game in Tiger Stadium was against Texas A&M many moons ago. My father never had a parking pass, but we always managed to find a spot after fighting the traffic. I have been in the Tiger Band for 4 years and this is my first year i...
| Food and Drink Board|| "homemade" reubens - kingbob on 10/25/13 at 3:25 pm|
It turns out that Manda makes some pretty good corned beef. I was wondering if there is anywhere in Baton Rouge that sells good sour kraut and/or Russian Dressing to complete my "homemade" reubens?...
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| looking for a student ID or a NEZ ticket - kingbob on 10/12/13 at 12:04 pm|
I lost my ID and I am in need of a ticket. Post here to let me know if you have one ticket for sale....
| O-T Lounge|| Thread Spinoff: How much would you pay to NOT be in a long distance relationship - kingbob on 10/9/13 at 8:44 pm|
Imagine you have a great long term relationship with an OT 8+ (not married, no kids). If you had competing offers from companies both at home (near your SO who can't follow you to your job for at least a year) and several hours away (close enough to drive home every once and a while but not close e...
| O-T Lounge|| tell me about life in Houston - kingbob on 10/9/13 at 8:22 pm|
Calling all OT South Louisiana ex-pats and Texas Tigers:
I'm considering a job offer in Houston and am looking for some more info on the city. I've lived my whole life in south Louisiana and only been to Houston once and never spent a night there (my brother, mom, and I stopped in Houston on the...
| Fark Board|| Cause I'm out here Grindin' - kingbob on 10/9/13 at 3:47 pm|
Can I get the phrase "Cause I'm out here grindin'"
on this gif? Also, is it possible to give the guy a maroon Miss State shirt?
| Money Talk|| offer questions - kingbob on 10/9/13 at 11:02 am|
As some of you may remember, I had 10 interviews last Friday with various companies, mostly in South Louisiana or Houston. I was very surprised this morning to get a call from a Houston based electrical company with an offer (formal offer sheet coming in the mail). First of all, I've never had eve...
| Political Talk|| Obama hates fossil fuels, but the oil energy is booming - kingbob on 10/7/13 at 4:58 pm|
This has been a common theme on this board for the last few years. Conservatives and people in the oil & gas industry claim that Obama hates the fossil fuels industry and liberals come in and parrot statistics that show how overall production is up under his watch. People in the industry rebut the...
| Food and Drink Board|| Thinking about making a run up to Jerry Lee's - kingbob on 10/6/13 at 9:17 pm|
If I bring some boudin and hogs head cheese back to campus, who wants some?...
| Fark Board|| I have had this avi for months, but it just got wacked. Help? - kingbob on 10/6/13 at 1:43 pm|
This has been my avi for months. Can ya'll help fix it to make sure it's up to code so I can have it not get whacked again?...
| O-T Lounge|| iphone post update looks lame - kingbob on 10/6/13 at 1:38 pm|
Is there anyway to fix this? I just downloaded the most recent update for my iphone 4 and now everything looks...well...ghay. Id there a way to fix this?...
| Help Board|| Why was my iphone question thread deleted? - kingbob on 10/6/13 at 12:46 pm|
I didn't have a vague title
the other "iphone thread" was about switching to a different type of phone, not about technical issues.
I didn't use any profanity
I didn't post nudes
I didn't make any personal attacks
| Money Talk|| Job interview questions - kingbob on 10/3/13 at 9:21 pm|
I have at least half a dozen job interviews tomorrow and I'm trying to think of some good questions to ask my employers. Are there any suggestions from the money board?
Also, is it ok to ask how much I can expect the job to pay in the first interview or is that a second interview question? How ...
| Money Talk|| career during the day, law school at night - kingbob on 9/27/13 at 4:09 pm|
I am graduating in the spring with a CM degree, but I am interested in getting a law degree as well. With the Louisiana industrial construction industry booming right now I know that I can't afford to miss the boat by going straight into law school without a career (not like I could afford it anywa...
| Money Talk|| "What are your salary requirements?" question on job application - kingbob on 9/25/13 at 1:26 pm|
I'm applying for an associate project controls specialist job with Fluor (new grad) and the "What are your salary requirements?" question came up in the application. How do I go about answering this? Do I try to guess what the baseline of the job is? If I put it too high, will they refuse to hire...
| Gaming Board|| What are your favorite 360 games? - kingbob on 9/20/13 at 2:53 pm|
I'm just curious as to what games really strike the fancy of the gaming board.
What's your favorite:
First person shooter:
| Movie/TV Board|| Farewell Baggage! Hello Community! - kingbob on 9/16/13 at 2:11 pm|
KZUP (Channel 13 for ya'll with Cox) in Baton Rouge is no longer showing "Baggage" from 1:00-2:00pm on weekdays. I have discovered that reruns of "Community" have taken the dating game show hosted by Jerry Springer's place. I will miss you, "Baggage" for your absolutely insane character flaws, you...
| O-T Lounge|| Calling all HVAC technicians, LSU CM graduates, and Engineers - kingbob on 9/16/13 at 12:55 am|
I am working on two problems for my Mechanical/Electrical class (Prof Spring) and my professor gave us two questions for homework that have little to no corresponding information in the notes or textbook readings that can help to solve it.
1. A 2 ton, air-cooled, DX window unit has a SEER of 14. ...
| Political Talk|| Well, we have to bomb SOMEBODY... - kingbob on 9/15/13 at 3:34 pm|
[link=(http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/obama-says-iran-shouldnt-misinterpret-us-response-to-syria/2013/09/15/fd6f27cc-1e05-11e3-8459-657e0c72fec8_print.html)]Obama says Iran shouldn’t misinterpret U.S. response to Syria[/link]
Obama is like the priest officiating the Royal Wedding in "Spac...
| Food and Drink Board|| Help me do something with all this rice - kingbob on 9/13/13 at 5:38 pm|
I cooked way more rice than I intended yesterday so now I'm trying to find ways to use it before it goes bad. Unfortunately, I'm really lazy and don't feel like cooking tonight. Should I:
a. serve it under Gumbo tomorrow for the game despite the heat
b. serve some under "instant" red beans a...
| Money Talk|| has anyone ever heard of Fluor? - kingbob on 9/11/13 at 2:57 pm|
I'm looking into a a couple dozen companies trying to get interviews for jobs when I graduate. Has anyone heard of Fluor? I'd never heard of them until yesterday. Other companies I haven't really heard of are Orion Marine Group, Axiall Corporation, US Fusion LLC, Valarus, and Trinity...
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| looking for 1 student ticket for 3 games - kingbob on 9/6/13 at 12:03 pm|
Does anyone have a spare student ticket for Florida, A&M, and/or Kent State? My roommate is looking....
| O-T Lounge|| OT PC experts, I seek your advice - kingbob on 9/5/13 at 10:10 pm|
My roommate has a desktop computer that doesn't have a wifi antenna. What's the best way to give it the ability to pick up a wifi signal? Do they sell wifi antennae that you plug into a USB port or what? I am very ignorant on this subject and so is he....
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| looking for 1 student ticket for UAB - kingbob on 9/5/13 at 9:58 pm|
does anyone have one for sale? My roommate's wifi crapped out and he missed the ticket window this morning after being an idiot and also missing it earlier in the summer. Yes, he sucks, but does anyone have one for sale?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Gift for a friend who's turning 21 on Sunday - kingbob on 9/5/13 at 8:13 pm|
He's not much of a beer guy, but he's liked the few cheap whiskeys he's tried. As someone who's not a hard liquor guy, I come looking for suggestions. I'm thinking a unique whiskey or small batch bourbon that's not gunna break the bank that you can't find just anywhere. What are some suggestions?...