| O-T Lounge|| Total lunar eclipse on Wednesday will be a rare "Selenelion" - When in Rome on 10/7/14 at 6:59 am|
[quote]On Oct. 8, Interested skywatchers should attempt to see the total eclipse of the moon and the rising sun simultaneously. The little-used name for this effect is called a "selenelion," a phenomenon that celestial geometry says cannot happen.
And indeed, during a lunar eclipse, the sun and m...
| O-T Lounge|| The light at E Boyd and Burbank is going back up-UPDATE: we have light! - When in Rome on 9/30/14 at 7:15 pm|
This deserves its own thread.
UPDATE: Left turn signal has been added for those turning left onto E Boyd from Burbank in either direction. No left turn signal installed for E Boyders turning onto Burbank from what I can see, so we'll see how that goes.
| O-T Lounge|| Louisiana Loses Its Boot - When in Rome on 9/9/14 at 6:47 am|
[link=(https://medium.com/matter/louisiana-loses-its-boot-b55b3bd52d1e)]LINK to article[/link]
It's a long read, but a good one. They did take some liberties in their portrayal, and I don't necessarily agree with all of their points. But I still think it's important to bring awareness of what is ...
| O-T Lounge|| LSU students/faculty: you park bad, and you should feel bad - When in Rome on 8/28/14 at 8:37 am|
This is merely a small sample of the atrocious parking I saw on my walk this morning. Just park in between the lines! :dunno:
| Movie/TV Board|| I've been binge watching Community for the first time - When in Rome on 8/23/14 at 10:06 am|
Come on I'm dean has been stuck in my head for 3 days.
[link=(http://youtu.be/Ucu3EEgleek)]At this moment, I am...stapling![/link]
Sidenote, this show is amazing. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Breaking News: only 18 more Fridays until Christmas - When in Rome on 8/21/14 at 4:13 pm|
This was as of two hours ago:
| O-T Lounge|| More flashing lights coming-new temporary signal @ W. Lakeshore Dr. & E. Parker - When in Rome on 8/14/14 at 7:06 pm|
[quote]New Temporary Signal @ W. Lakeshore Dr. & E. Parker Blvd. Intersection
Due to unforeseen issues, installation of the traffic signal at W. Lakeshore Dr. & E. Parker Blvd. was delayed. However the signal has been installed and will be turned on the morning of Friday, Aug. 15, 2014. At tha...
| Tech Board|| External Hard Drive (Mac and PC Compatible) - When in Rome on 8/11/14 at 11:40 am|
Hi tech boardians.
I am in the market for a new external hard drive. I currently have two external hard drives-one for my Mac and the other for my PC. I am looking to buy a new hard drive that both computers will recognize. I know it has to do with formatting, but I never bothered looking into i...
| O-T Lounge|| LSU's 25 highest-paid employees in 2013-14 (and salary database) - When in Rome on 8/6/14 at 2:31 pm|
[quote]LSU's flagship Baton Rouge campus paid nearly $320 million in salaries and payroll expenses last fiscal year (2013-14) -- by far the highest for a public institution in Louisiana, according to statistic...
| O-T Lounge|| 7 new laws affect Louisiana drivers starting August 1, 2014 - When in Rome on 7/31/14 at 9:43 pm|
[link=(http://www.nbc33tv.com/news/7-new-laws-affect-louisia)]LINK[/link][quote]BATON ROUGE, LA - Beginning August 1st, 2014, numerous laws and amendments passed during the 2014 Louisiana Legislative Session will affect motorists throughout the state. Troopers would like to highlight several changes...
| O-T Lounge|| What happened on the basin bridge? - When in Rome on 7/12/14 at 9:02 am|
Dead stop apparently. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Big changes to E Boyd and Burbank coming---Update with VIDEO--signs now - When in Rome on 7/7/14 at 11:38 am|
[link=(http://youtu.be/0D2lm6f2SYU)]Video of the fools[/link]
Signs added :nana:
It's like, "hey, watch out."
Then, "you can only turn right"
| Help Board|| Will TD keep getting more specialty boards? - When in Rome on 6/25/14 at 8:43 pm|
Because there are too many, and it's annoying having to click between all of them to see all of the material that was once nicely consolidated. I find that I'm reading the website less and less because of it.
I know it's been mentioned before, but would admins at the very least consider someday ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Pluckers Ranch Recipe - When in Rome on 6/24/14 at 11:35 am|
Hello, F&D aficionados! :bow:
A friend of mine would like to recreate Pluckers' delicious Ranch Dressing, and I thought I could help out by asking the knowledgable experts of the food and drink board. There's an old locked thread about it that didn't have too much helpful information.
| O-T Lounge|| Driver rescued from lake after crashing over the Causeway - When in Rome on 5/31/14 at 6:36 pm|
[quote]A driver whose pickup truck went over the railing of the Lake Pontchartrain Causeway was rescued by several other motorists who stopped on the bridge to come to his ai...
| Music Board|| Awesome version of "Ramblin" by The Marshall Tucker Band - When in Rome on 5/22/14 at 7:22 pm|
Just stumbled upon this version today. It's an awesome version, especially if you're used to the fast-tempo version.
It's located on the Anthology: The First 30 Years CD, but I wasn't able to find it on iTunes. However, if you search for it in Grooveshark, you can listen to it. It's awesome!
| O-T Lounge|| Which one of you LSU grads is this? - When in Rome on 5/16/14 at 4:23 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| Lane restrictions on I-12 because of annoying crashes - When in Rome on 5/16/14 at 8:18 am|
[quote]BATON ROUGE- The state put restrictions on commercial vehicles traveling I-12 through the construction zones between Walker and the Tangipahoa Parish line.
The restrictions will hopefully reduce the number of wrecks in the area, the Department of Transportation and Development said. Recent...
| O-T Lounge|| TWC finally updated their weather app - When in Rome on 4/24/14 at 4:41 pm|
The interface is so much better now. For those who haven't updated the app yet, I would highly recommend. :cool:...
| O-T Lounge|| Here are some cute animals. - When in Rome on 4/23/14 at 9:09 pm|