| O-T Lounge|| People putting fun party signs on their cars - nolanola on 1/25/15 at 4:33 pm|
Saw two cars recently with "fun party" ads on the back window. It gives a woman's # and website.
Saw one being driven by a middle aged dad today. :lol:...
| Tech Board|| What are some useful apps, web tools, etc that you are using right now? - nolanola on 1/25/15 at 1:31 pm|
Trying to get my to do list organized with [b]Todoist[/b]. Nice thing is that it works with just about every platform out there. I just find it hard to stick to it. I had a really good system going with a digital to do list for a few months and then I lost momentum. Same goes for [b]Sunrise[/b] as a...
| Tech Board|| Spin-Off: What was your first computer? - nolanola on 1/25/15 at 1:01 pm|
I think my parents got this for me for Christmas in '95. Packard Bell Microsoft Station
[quote]The Microsoft Station, available now at an estimated retail price of $3,499, includes an Intel Corp. Pentium 133-megahertz processor and a bundle of more than 30 Microsoft software titles.
| Tech Board|| What was your first smartphone? - nolanola on 1/24/15 at 10:22 pm|
T-Mobile Sidekick :bow:
| O-T Lounge|| New Construction HVAC - nolanola on 1/23/15 at 10:40 am|
Contractor is specifying 14 SEER. Ductwork is flex duck with fiberglass return and supply plenums. I believe he plans on installing 3 units (I need to clarify this). Mostly 1 story with 4 bedrooms at approx. 4100 / SF.
Thoughts on this set up?...
| O-T Lounge|| What do you pay for people to do around your house? How much do you pay them? - nolanola on 1/23/15 at 8:35 am|
Spin-off thread here. With the maid thread yesterday and the lawn treatment thread earlier this week it got me thinking of what tasks I could outsource around the house. Right now I just have a lawn cutting guy.
Lawn Cutting Service $35/visit (schedule depends on time of year)...
| O-T Lounge|| "Covington like up-town New Orleans without the gun-fire" - nolanola on 1/22/15 at 11:00 pm|
[quote]On the corner of North New Hampshire and East Rutland streets in downtown Covington, something other than a stop sign is giving people pause.[/quote]
The sign reads: "Covington like up-town New Orleans without the gun-fire"
[quote]But Mary Jacobs, from New Orleans, was offended and made...
| Food and Drink Board|| Northshore F&DB'ers: What is missing? - nolanola on 1/20/15 at 10:36 pm|
What places would you want to see on the Northshore? Since we're naming specific places it pretty much means regionals/chains or locals that would be branching out.
Bravo (I may get hate for this but I like their food for what it is.)...
| Tech Board|| Tech Board New Home Construction Ideas - nolanola on 1/18/15 at 9:03 pm|
From a tech aspect what are things to plan for and what are things that I should avoid?
What are some simple methods of doing home automation without going crazy with the budget?...
| O-T Lounge|| Tankless vs. Tank Water Heaters - nolanola on 1/18/15 at 12:12 pm|
Getting close (hopefully) to planning/building a new house. My builder mostly uses tank heaters. He said the pressure is better.
Any thoughts? Pros? Cons? I was leaning towards tankless for the unlimited hot water benefit. I have natrual gas at the lot....
| Tech Board|| Tech closet? - nolanola on 1/17/15 at 11:23 pm|
About to start planning a new house. Just wondering what the tech board users have done to help organize routers and other equipment. Do you have a dedicated media closet or something along these lines? Pics would make this thread great. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Tanger Outlet Reebok Employee Sets Up Fitting Room Cam - nolanola on 1/5/15 at 8:15 pm|
[quote]A 16-year-old male employee at Reebok in Tanger Outlet Mall has been accused of filming a woman while she was trying on clothes, Charlotte Guedry, a spokesperson for the Gonzales Police Department said Monday.
[quote]Police officers say the woman, who appeared to be upset, explai...
| O-T Lounge|| Dave & Buster's Coming to New Orleans - nolanola on 1/5/15 at 6:39 pm|
I realize this may be considered a Food & Drink Board topic however since this is a entertainment complex and is of wide appeal to people I posted it here.
[quote]Plans were filed with the city in the past month for a m...
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| Foo Fighters this Friday at HOB / $20 per ticket - nolanola on 11/18/14 at 11:36 am|
| O-T Lounge|| Virgin Atlantic SpaceShipTwo Crashed in Cali, 1 Pilot Dead - nolanola on 10/31/14 at 1:30 pm|
Edit 1 (Add NBC News Link): [link=(http://www.nbcnews.com/storyline/virgin-voyage/virgin-galactics-spaceshiptwo-crashes-during-flight-test-n238376)]LINK[/link]
Edit 2: [link=(https://twitter.com/spacecom)]Twitter feed from someone near crash site[/link]...
| O-T Lounge|| Guy goes missing from Broncos game - nolanola on 10/28/14 at 2:21 pm|
[quote]Relatives of a Broncos fan who went missing during last week's game are wondering how a man with no known health or personal problems could seem to vanish without a trace.
Family and f...
| Food and Drink Board|| Johnny's Pizza Review (Covington) - nolanola on 9/20/14 at 11:08 pm|
I've read some mixed reviews here in the past regarding Johnny's Pizza. I went to the Covington location and it was terrible.
a) Cleanliness/Restaurant: I was really wanting to like this place because of the arcade which is throwback to 80/early 90's style pizza joints I grew up with. The interi...
| Food and Drink Board|| Official 2014 Epcot Food & Wine Festival Thread - nolanola on 9/20/14 at 9:45 am|
Food and Wine Festival at Epcot started yesterday and will run through November 20th. Anyone going? I'm going to do some days in late Oct. / early Nov. Will post pics and such once I'm there. :cheers:
| O-T Lounge|| Since we now have a tech board do we need a crime/shooting/stabbing/riot board? - nolanola on 8/13/14 at 11:15 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| Two Ships Collide, Mississippi River NOLA - nolanola on 8/13/14 at 1:11 am|
[quote]One ship which just loaded with grain ran into another which is docked at IMTT.
The vessel which lost power is being guided to shore by tugs. It is leaking crude oil. Coast Guard, Gretna PD, fire are all on scene and consider the situation currently under control.[/quote]