| 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...
| 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...