| O-T Lounge|| So many sirens around campus - When in Rome on 12/10/13 at 7:49 pm|
I've been hearing them for like the last 10-15 minutes. What's up with that?...
| O-T Lounge|| Coldest Temperature Ever Recorded: -135.8° - When in Rome on 12/9/13 at 8:14 pm|
[quote]Feeling chilly? Here's cold comfort: You could be in East Antarctica which new data says set a record for "soul-crushing" cold.
[b]Try 135.8 degrees Fahrenheit below zero; that's ...
| Music Board|| Amazon: 25 days of free holiday song downloads - When in Rome on 12/4/13 at 7:27 pm|
In case anyone is interested!
| O-T Lounge|| Christmas lights are up!!! - When in Rome on 12/3/13 at 11:32 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| 8 New Punctuation Marks We Desperately Need - When in Rome on 12/2/13 at 9:33 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| What is your favorite holiday? - When in Rome on 11/26/13 at 5:53 pm|
[b]And why is it Christmas?[/b] [img]http://emoticony.leestone.co.uk/emoticons_christmas/reindeer.gif[/img]
Quality time with family...
| Political Talk|| Iran: White House Lying About Details of Nuke Deal - When in Rome on 11/26/13 at 4:45 pm|
[link=(http://freebeacon.com/iran-white-house-lying-about-details-of-nuke-deal/)]LINK[/link][quote]“What has been released by the website of the White House as a fact sheet is a one-sided interpretation of the agreed text in Geneva and some of the explanations and words in the sheet contradict the t...
| O-T Lounge|| NOAA: 2013 Slowest Hurricane Season in 30 Years... - When in Rome on 11/25/13 at 7:22 pm|
[link=(http://www.noaanews.noaa.gov/stories2013/20131125_endofhurricaneseason.html)]Global warming they said...extreme weather they said[/link]
[quote]The 2013 Atlantic hurricane season, which officially ends on Saturday, Nov. 30, had the fewest number of hurricanes since 1982, thanks in large pa...
| O-T Lounge|| German code breakers: Internet mystery has world baffled...but not TD - When in Rome on 11/25/13 at 2:43 pm|
[link=(http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/internet/10468112/The-internet-mystery-that-has-the-world-baffled.html)]The internet mystery that has the world baffled[/link]
[i]For the past two years, a mysterious online organisation has been setting the world's finest code-breakers a series of see...
| O-T Lounge|| Colorado news anchor begs residents to send in better snow pictures - When in Rome on 11/24/13 at 6:10 pm|
I chortled :lol:
[quote]KUSA - C'mon, Colorado. We can do better than this. We love winter. We own winter. Let's take the pictures to prove it.
A plethora of pictures of snow-covered patio sets led 9NEWS anchor Kyle Clar...
| Political Talk|| Remember when Obama, Biden, and Reid were against the nuclear option? - When in Rome on 11/21/13 at 7:22 pm|
[b]Obama 2005[/b] - "I sense that talk of the nuclear option is more about power than about fairness … I believe some of my colleagues propose this rules change because they can get away with it rather than because they know it’s good for our democracy. The American people want less partisanship in ...
| O-T Lounge|| Silly moments on TD that make you go "wat?" - When in Rome on 11/18/13 at 6:52 pm|
What are some things you've read on TD that made you scratch your head and wonder how people think? :lol:
[quote]I have watched all the so called experts on TV giving differing o...
| O-T Lounge|| My laptop is stuck in a restart loop...help! - When in Rome on 11/17/13 at 7:24 pm|
My computer decided to update to Windows 8.1 today, and when I got home it was in a loop of restarting.
It has the windows 8 symbol, then a blue screen that says, "your PC ran into a problem and needs to restart. We'll just collect some error info and then we'll restart for you." Then black scre...
| O-T Lounge|| "Veterans Day is a holiday. Why don't we get off work?" - When in Rome on 11/11/13 at 8:56 am|
Just heard one of the loudmouth employees of the CCs in the Business Complex say this.
It's bad enough that they are always the loudest people in that building. But do they really not understand the concept of Veterans Day? Not a fan. :casty:...
| O-T Lounge|| Speaking of YouTube...Asian guy laughing and eating - When in Rome on 11/5/13 at 10:36 pm|
[link=(http://youtu.be/YpvEXEdxVF4)]This one deserves its own thread[/link] :lol: :lol:...
| O-T Lounge|| Homeless guy living in CEBA! (Pics included) - When in Rome on 10/30/13 at 4:10 pm|
Most of you probably don't know this, but there is a study lounge in CEBA for IE majors. It's pretty run down, so a group of us decided to fix it up this semester. Well, recently, one of my friends noticed a guy that definitely was not an IE and did not seem to be a student. When someone tried to ta...
| O-T Lounge|| A story that might restore your faith in humanity - When in Rome on 10/29/13 at 4:14 pm|
Instead of complaining about the wall of text, take the little bit of time required to read this heartwarming story. If you are incapable of reading a few paragraphs, the gist of the story is bolded for your convenience. It's worth the read, though! :bow:
| O-T Lounge|| This Day in History - When in Rome on 10/29/13 at 8:23 am|
[b]In 1618[/b], Sir Walter Raleigh, the English courtier, military adventurer and poet, was executed in London.
[b]In 1929[/b], Wall Street crashed on "Black Tuesday," heralding the beginning of America's Great Depression.
[b]In 1923[/b], the Republic of Turkey was proclaimed.
| O-T Lounge|| Halloween Throwback: Adam Sandler's cheap halloween costume ideas - When in Rome on 10/28/13 at 12:59 pm|
I always enjoy watching this sketch around this time of the year. :lol:
[link=(http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xf4q5j_cheap-halloween-costumes-by-adam-sa_shortfilms)]I'm crazy protractor beard...look, I've got a beard made out of a damn protractor. Isn't that bizarre?[/link]
| Movie/TV Board|| 'Sherlock' Season 3 premiere date revealed! - When in Rome on 10/23/13 at 6:00 pm|
[quote]Sherlock will return to PBS Masterpiece on [b]Jan. 19 at 10 p.m. [/b]That means the show will air back-to-back for the first time with that other hugely popular and influential Brit impor...
| O-T Lounge|| The most and least lucrative college majors, in 2 graphs - When in Rome on 10/23/13 at 3:25 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| Are you dressing up your dog for Halloween? - When in Rome on 10/22/13 at 4:35 pm|
Nurse, this one's for Butters.
| O-T Lounge|| PSA: Windows 8.1 Update now available - When in Rome on 10/17/13 at 8:43 am|
Word of warning...I've heard it takes a while to update (a couple of hours?) so make sure you do it a...
| Fark Board|| Using GIMP Gap...my issue was resolved (updated with my first YouTube gif) - When in Rome on 10/16/13 at 9:25 pm|
Should I give it more time? Will it eventually respond? Trying to export a relatively short gif (around 200 frames) and GIMP quit responding upon export. Did I do something wrong? I have never used GIMP GAP to create a gif from a video.
EDIT: It just took some time, but it finally resolved itse...
| O-T Lounge|| Can you draw dotted lines on a chalkboard like this? - When in Rome on 10/16/13 at 8:27 pm|
Walter Lewin, MIT professor.
Such a :pimp::lol:
And yes, I realize the video is old and has many views, but I blame the search function for any Germanic roots....
| Movie/TV Board|| Anyone watch Peep Show? - When in Rome on 10/7/13 at 5:32 pm|
Just started watching it on Netlix, and I love it!
I'm on season 3, episode 3. I think it's hilarious. :lol:...
| O-T Lounge|| How to Lose a Guy in one Tinder - When in Rome on 10/3/13 at 10:00 am|
This girl is on that Tinder dating app thing, and she just trolls guys. It's kind of hit or miss, but I thought some were pretty funny. :lol:
[link=(http://howtoloseaguyinonetinder.tumblr.com/)]How to lose a guy in one Tinder[/link]
| O-T Lounge|| LSU Student-Shelby Zeringue_ Not Missing anymore - When in Rome on 10/2/13 at 12:39 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| Guy fools drive-thru employees into thinking a skeleton is driving his car - When in Rome on 10/1/13 at 11:48 pm|
Man sits under seat cover and places skeleton on top...hilarity ensues. :lol:
| O-T Lounge|| New 3-D printed toothbrush cleans your teeth in 6 seconds! - When in Rome on 10/1/13 at 10:14 am|
This. Is. Awesome.
[quote]One of the most promising applications of 3D prin...