| O-T Lounge|| Self-Portrait (A Poem by Rachel Hadas) - SabiDojo on 6/18/13 at 12:29 pm|
Afternoon the time. The season winter.
In the studio, light thick as cream.
flickers through a barely noticed window
taken for granted, as we do with daylight.
Behind the figure, a sketched mantelpiece;
in front of it a canvas
whose back we see-its wooden frame, its staples.
In the center o...
| More Sports Board|| Let's look at The Dojo's predictions tonight. - SabiDojo on 6/13/13 at 11:01 pm|
LeBron: 32 points, 12 rebounds, 8 assists.
Wade: 21 points, 6 rebounds, 5 assists.
Bosh: 17 points, 10 rebounds, 2 blocks.[/quote]
And the results for tonight:
GOAT: 33 points, 11 rebounds, 4 assists
SGOAT: 32 points, 6 rebounds, 4 assists
| Political Talk|| Who here has a background in political philosophy? - SabiDojo on 6/9/13 at 4:34 pm|
Did anyone here study it in college? Maybe someone here has a Masters or PhD in the field?
| O-T Lounge|| BlackBerry to unleash a new flagship phone this year? Introducing the A10. - SabiDojo on 6/9/13 at 3:50 pm|
[quote]The rumors have already begun about BlackBerry's next flaghsip device, the A10. It was reported that the device will be available later this year and offer up many improved specs over that of the BlackBerry Z10.[b] The A10 is rumored to be a larger device (think close to a 5" screen)[/b] with...
| O-T Lounge|| Who is the greatest lawyer to have never lived? - SabiDojo on 6/9/13 at 2:37 pm|
Attorneys today are unappreciated and undervalued. They are ridiculed, mocked, and demonized. They are likened to snakes, the gum on the bottom of your shoe, and to the spit that accumulates on the side of your mouth when you are really thirsty.
However, when your back is to the wall, when your l...
| O-T Lounge|| My 10,000th Post - SabiDojo on 5/31/13 at 10:06 pm|
I know I probably have 10,000 posts too many, but The Dojo is in BR gettin lit like a pit bull that found its way into a cop's yard.
Time to show these rookies what it's all about.
At Uncle Earl's and it is not pretty. Too many hard legs. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Please delete; no longer needed (not like anyone cared anyways) - SabiDojo on 5/30/13 at 6:50 pm|
I've had this portable wife (Mifi) for a few months now.
Here is what it looks like.
Yesterday, it was working perfectly. I left my office and came back an hour or so later. It was turned off. I thought the...
| More Sports Board|| "Michael Jordan is a Jerk." by Ben Strauss - SabiDojo on 5/26/13 at 10:40 pm|
[quote]For kids growing up in Chicago in the 1990s, Michael Jordan wasn’t a sports star or a super hero. He was possibility incarnate. When Jordan had the ball in the closing seconds of the fourth quarter—clock ticking down, tongue hanging out—he inspired such confidence that as if by osmosis our ow...
| Help Board|| Are there any restrictions as to what email you can use for your TD acct? - SabiDojo on 5/21/13 at 8:58 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| Proof that I need to get out more. - SabiDojo on 5/18/13 at 1:12 pm|
I saw this Facebook post on my feed:
[quote]Today we will be seeing Public Enemy, The Roots, Kendrick Lamar, The Black Crowes, Slightly Stoopid, Bassnectar and Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers... Be jealous.[/quote]
And it took me until "Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers" to realize that this per...
| More Sports Board|| Boston's Guard Terrence Williams.....Wow, what happened to this guy? - SabiDojo on 5/11/13 at 3:50 pm|
He was such a STUD at Louisville. I thought he was a "can't-miss" kind of guy.
5 different teams in 4 seasons, now making $244k/yr? That sucks.
| More Sports Board|| Kobe:"MOM! STOP SELLING MY STUFF!" - SabiDojo on 5/9/13 at 5:31 pm|
[quote]Kobe Bryant is playing some of his toughest defense yet, demanding his mother keeps her hands off his merchandise. Bryant, the Los Angeles Lakers guard, said in a court filing that he never gave his mother permission to sell mementos from his high school days and early professional basketball...
| More Sports Board|| LeBron to guard Robinson in Game 2? - SabiDojo on 5/8/13 at 11:23 am|
[quote]"It wouldn't be a surprise if I matched up with him," James said Tuesday. "But I'll take the challenge on [defense]."[/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| The Rat Temple in India - SabiDojo on 5/7/13 at 6:59 pm|
Here, rats are sacred.
You must take off your shoes and socks if you wish to enter this temple.
It is common for worshipers to drink after the rats, hoping for good luck and enhanced spirituality.
If you see a white rat, this is a great honor.
Why? Centuries ago, a village lost many chil...
| More Sports Board|| Nets won't retain P.J. as coach - SabiDojo on 5/5/13 at 1:23 pm|
I know the exit against the Bulls was ugly, but does anyone think this was overkill?
| O-T Lounge|| Are limousines trashy? - SabiDojo on 5/2/13 at 7:30 pm|
If so, what are great substitutes for a limo?
ETA: I don't know why, but I think they are trashy....
| O-T Lounge|| Evidence of Cannibalism at Jamestown Settlement - SabiDojo on 5/1/13 at 3:52 pm|
[quote]But now, the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History and archaeologists from Jamestown are announcing the discovery of the bones of a 14-year-old girl that show clear signs that she was cannibalized. Evidence indicates clumsy chops to the body and head of the girl, who appears to hav...
| O-T Lounge|| "Possible invasion of air-breathing, predatory fish has NYC officials on alert." - SabiDojo on 5/1/13 at 3:44 pm|
[quote]Environmental officials in New York City are warning the public to be on the lookout for an aggressive, air-breathing fish that may be invading the city's waterways. MyFoxNY.com reports the state's Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) is asking fishermen in the Harlem Meer to be on ...
| More Sports Board|| Did anyone hear Casserly say Luke Joeckel is better than Jake Long? - SabiDojo on 4/25/13 at 7:01 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| JC Penny's Demographics: The Old and Poor? - SabiDojo on 4/15/13 at 7:10 pm|
[quote]Retailers love two things in a customer base: youth and money. Shoppers at J.C. Penney’s (JCP) are short on both.[/quote]
[quote]Nearly half the people shopping at Penney’s 1,100 or so stores are older than 55, according to a February survey by Prosper Business Development, a market resear...
| O-T Lounge|| Rented a Minivan today. - SabiDojo on 4/13/13 at 1:18 pm|
My car is in the shop for about a week. This thing is pretty freaking sweet. I want one now. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Is Sesame Street turning your children into Communists? - SabiDojo on 4/11/13 at 9:53 am|
On "Elmo the Musical", Elmo pretends to be the President of the United States.
But, instead of living in the White House, he lives in the [b]RED[/b] House.
Elmo calls himself "the first monster president". I can see why.
Oh, and his Secret Service is called the "Sheepret Service". Sheep? An...
| O-T Lounge|| Loyola Law in NOLA has one of the highest unemployment rates. - SabiDojo on 4/9/13 at 10:46 am|
Per Above the Law.
[quote]Today, the National Law Journal released a study on the latest employment outcomes from all 202 ABA-accredited law schools, ranging from the schools that sent the highest percentages of their class into Biglaw’s gaping maw to the schools with the highest percentage of Ar...
| O-T Lounge|| Do people still use "Push to Talk"? - SabiDojo on 4/7/13 at 5:12 pm|
Do any of the new smartphones have the capability, or did lots of phone manufacturers just trash it?
| Gaming Board|| My wife just hooked up her Sega Genisis - SabiDojo on 4/1/13 at 8:42 pm|
It works perfectly. Who has the Lion King? One working in PERFECT order. We will buy it. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Man tattoos dog for identification purposes. - SabiDojo on 3/31/13 at 1:50 pm|
Animal rights activists find it suspicious.
| O-T Lounge|| Anti-psychotic medication causes breasts to grow on boys - SabiDojo on 3/28/13 at 9:12 pm|
[quote]Risperdal, a prescription medication approved for use in children for several psychiatric disorders can cause breast development in boys. Some of the boys and young girls developing breasts due to this medication will also begin producing milk. This rarely publicized side effect was highlight...
| More Sports Board|| Why can't Kobe carry a team anymore? - SabiDojo on 3/27/13 at 9:59 pm|
Is there possibly an unknown knight out there who can help the Lakers win another title?...
| O-T Lounge|| Does anyone here own a receipt scanner? - SabiDojo on 3/22/13 at 4:35 pm|
If so, has it been worth it? ...
| O-T Lounge|| Which dog would you rather own? - SabiDojo on 3/22/13 at 1:30 pm|
1. A pitbull that is hell-bent on killing anything that moves. In other words, a pitbull.
2. A boxer that loves to run away, always seems to get lost, and then has to live as a homeless "person" (for you dog lovers out there) somewhere under an interstate overpass in Baton Rouge.