| 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|
| O-T Lounge|| Are there apartments in the LSU area that allow you to rent for 1 semester? - When in Rome on 4/22/14 at 8:55 pm|
I am graduating in December and don't know if I'll stay in Baton Rouge post-graduation. I don't feel like signing a 1-year lease when I might have to move away.
Anyone know of a place that allows you to rent for only 1 semester or even 6 months?
| O-T Lounge|| She takes stunningly beautiful photos with REAL animals. - When in Rome on 4/2/14 at 9:45 am|
[quote]Russian Photographer Katerina Plotnikova created these mind-blowing photos using real live animals.[/quote][link=(http://www.lifebuzz.com/real-animal-photos/?utm_source=iajsiaspal9920&utm_medium=fb&utm_campaign=juststopdesktop)]More here[/link] :cool:
I found them re-hosted in this [link...
| O-T Lounge|| 15 things you didn't know your iPhone could do - When in Rome on 3/27/14 at 3:45 pm|
I actually knew most of these, but this one blew my mind:
[quote]Ask Siri, “What flights are above me?” or just say, “Planes overhead,” and she’ll pull up a chart featuring each plane’s flight n...
| O-T Lounge|| Settle an argument: Which is preferable, including a leading zero or not? - When in Rome on 3/19/14 at 9:54 pm|
My roommate and I have been vehemently arguing over this while doing our homework.
For example, would you write the decimal version of -21/100 as:
I am a big proponent of the leading zero (-0.21). She feels perfectly fine with leaving that zero off. :crazy:
What say y...
| O-T Lounge|| Bruno Mars Is Actually Powerline From "A Goofy Movie" - When in Rome on 2/5/14 at 9:20 am|
[link=(http://www.buzzfeed.com/ellievhall/10-pictures-that-prove-bruno-mars-is-actually-powerline-from)]10 Pictures That Prove Bruno Mars Is Actually Powerline From "A Goofy Movie"[/link] :lol:
| Movie/TV Board|| Sherlock Season 3 Episode 3-whaaaaaaat?! - When in Rome on 1/30/14 at 6:36 pm|
Watched it last night and I practically held my breath the entire time. :ahh:
At first I was like
And then I was like
| O-T Lounge|| LSU is cancelled tomorrow - When in Rome on 1/27/14 at 2:13 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| 200 accidents, 2 weather-related deaths in La. - When in Rome on 1/24/14 at 6:52 pm|
[quote]NEW ORLEANS - At least two people have been killed and one person critically injured in weather-related traffic accidents along icy Interstate 10 in southern Louisiana, where state police say they h...
| O-T Lounge|| Lafayette Police release sketch of Acadiana Mall sexual assault suspect - When in Rome on 1/8/14 at 11:21 am|
[link=(http://kpel965.com/lafayette-police-release-sketch-of-possible-suspect-in-acadiana-mall-sexual-assault/)]Lafayette Police Release Sketch Of Possible Suspect In Acadiana Mall Sexual Assa...
| O-T Lounge|| Man demonstrates how cold it is in New England... - When in Rome on 1/7/14 at 3:16 pm|
By unscrewing the top to a water bottle.
Fast forward to 27 seconds if you're impatient.
^link to video...
| O-T Lounge|| GoPro Footage of Interaction Between South African Lions and Lion Whisperer - When in Rome on 1/7/14 at 10:45 am|
[link=(http://tronnydoncafe.com/awe-inspiring-interaction-between-south-african-lions-and-lion-whisperer/)]LINK to video[/link]
[quote]Watch this brilliant and awe-inspiring video of the lion whisperer interacting with wild lions in South Africa. The GoPro production crew journeys to Africa to ...
| O-T Lounge|| How to pronounce words spoof on YouTube? - When in Rome on 12/25/13 at 12:54 pm|
I can't remember what those videos were called and don't have them bookmarked.
The guy pronounces the words weirdly with a white screen and a black word.
| O-T Lounge|| Amy Poehler and Billy Eichner aggressively sing aggressive Christmas carols - When in Rome on 12/14/13 at 2:24 pm|
"Arrow?! NO, NO, not dealing with that bull shite name!" :lol:
Also, I learned that a lot of people don't know Christmas carols. ...
| 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!