| O-T Lounge|| Crack open a cold one in honor of the beer can's 80th birthday - When in Rome on 1/23/15 at 8:59 am|
[quote]The first canned beer was sold on Jan. 24, 1935
The beer can is a lowly vessel. It is not the stuff of special treats and celebrating milestones; it is the stuff of chugging, drinking games, tailgates and house pa...
| O-T Lounge|| Louisiana higher education officials say campus closures are a possibility - When in Rome on 1/15/15 at 7:27 pm|
[quote]Public college and university campuses in Louisiana could close if the state ends up cutting $300 million or more out of its higher education budget during the next fiscal cycle. Legislators and higher education officials said Louisiana college systems would have to shut the doors of multiple...
| O-T Lounge|| UL Student killed along with father and two others in I-10 pileup - When in Rome on 12/15/14 at 9:12 am|
[quote]Early Saturday morning a tractor-trailer ran into 11 cars stopped on I-10 in Mississippi near the Louisiana border.
| O-T Lounge|| "I am Mike Brown" written by BR native - When in Rome on 12/11/14 at 7:02 pm|
[quote]I am Mike Brown.
I am Mike Brown because I am a young black male that lives in an urban American city. Sure, I have been to college and divinity school. Sure, I wear suits a few times a week and attempt to be clean shaven. Sure, I speak properly most of the time. But I am still Mike Brown....
| O-T Lounge|| Who else is graduating this month? - When in Rome on 12/4/14 at 8:15 am|
LAST DAY OF CLASS EVER
| O-T Lounge|| A pretty good Ask Amy response - When in Rome on 11/13/14 at 2:42 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| LSU student requires four staples after being cup-bombed at Bama game (pic) - When in Rome on 11/11/14 at 10:46 pm|
[quote]A student was hospitalized Saturday night during the LSU-Alabama game after being hit in the head with a projectile launched from the student
Rather than enjoying the game with the rest of the fans or trying to forget the outcome afterward, mechanical engineering sophomore Dalton...
| Help Board|| FAQ: Why do I keep getting logged off of TD? - When in Rome on 11/6/14 at 6:30 am|
The most common reason is that you are in Private Browsing Mode while using Safari, or you are in Incognito Mode while using Chrome. Those modes restrict TD from dropping a cookie on your phone that allows us to keep you logged in. So, turn those modes off, dummy.
| O-T Lounge|| Why can't we just drive our cars? - When in Rome on 11/3/14 at 7:28 am|
Last time I checked, the speed limit on the interstate wasn't 0 mph.
| O-T Lounge|| 70 things you can score with your student ID - When in Rome on 10/29/14 at 12:03 pm|
For all of the frugal college students out there :thup:
[quote]Here’s a list of some of the good ones (in participating outlets and locations):
1. Join Amazon Student FREE Two-Day Shippin...
| O-T Lounge|| Need advice re: apartment complex parking situation - When in Rome on 10/24/14 at 1:19 pm|
My apartment complex has 2 assigned spots per apartment and a handful of blank spots. Most apartments here have 3 residents, and some have 2. The blank spots aren't usually all taken, but some days it is impossible to find a parking spot (e.g. game days, Thursday nights, etc.).
So this guy parked...
| O-T Lounge|| Sometimes I don't use my brain - When in Rome on 10/22/14 at 3:04 pm|
I could see a thick cloud of black smoke from the CEBA parking lot. Looks like it's coming from near the river past Ben Hur if you're coming from Campus.
And it's just a firefighter training fire and I'm dumb. ...
| 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...