| O-T Lounge|| Recurring twitch in one eye—am i going to die? - the only dirt mcgirt on 11/20/13 at 4:26 pm|
Sure, I could just call my doctor and go in for an appointment, but I am driven to seek advice/entertainment here first.
I've been having an intermittent twitch only in my right eye for the last couple of months. At first it seemed to consistently only happen when I got in the shower, but afte...
| O-T Lounge|| jack baus, hit and run suspect, "didn't try to hide from authorities" - the only dirt mcgirt on 10/17/13 at 8:41 pm|
[quote]Baus' attorney, Frank Holthaus, says his client wasn't trying to hide from the authorities.
"He quickly parked his car. Had it towed in to a local body shop. There was no effort to hide it. He called his parents and they called me," said Holthaus.
[b]The attorney says he tried calling p...
| O-T Lounge|| local BR boxer arrested for obscenity - the only dirt mcgirt on 10/15/13 at 8:16 pm|
how does one go from a promising boxing career to whacking it in the park?
[quote]According to reports, a victim said John Revish, ...
| O-T Lounge|| bathroom remodeling in BR--suggestions? - the only dirt mcgirt on 9/24/13 at 7:02 am|
can anyone recommend a good contractor in the BR area that can handle repairing a masonry wall and building a new shower plus a little bit of framing?
| O-T Lounge|| road rage incident leaves two CCP holders dead. - the only dirt mcgirt on 9/19/13 at 8:41 pm|
tragically stupid. one guy had his family looking on....
| O-T Lounge|| what if a company neglects to automatically draft for a monthly subscription? - the only dirt mcgirt on 8/10/13 at 10:32 pm|
Let's say one has automatic billing set up for a service. For the first two months payment is processed on the same day of the month, but the account is never drafted on the third month. Is the customer still liable for the bill? Could the company realize their mistake one day and retroactively ch...
| O-T Lounge|| Electric motor repair - the only dirt mcgirt on 7/27/13 at 6:16 am|
I know there are shops in baton rouge that do this, but i feel like they specialize in larger, industrial motors. I'm trying to repair or replace the motor in an antique box fan, in which i'm pretty sure there's a short in the winding.
The motor is single phase, 115VAC, rated at .6A
Is it fe...
| O-T Lounge|| Something afoot north of Florida - the only dirt mcgirt on 3/4/13 at 9:35 pm|
In the past five minutes, eleven police units and one ambulance have hauled arse down south ardenwood. ...
| O-T Lounge|| TechShop is too damn far away - the only dirt mcgirt on 2/28/13 at 9:18 pm|
Anybody ever checked this place out? It looks like something straight out of my fricking dreams. Nearest location is in Austin, unfortunately.
[quote]TechShop is a playground for creativity. Part fabrication and prototyping studio, part hackers...
| O-T Lounge|| harlem shake: harlem disapproves. - the only dirt mcgirt on 2/19/13 at 9:57 pm|
Let's go ahead and bury this trend.
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IGH2HEgWppc)]Harlem Reacts to 'Harlem Shake' Videos
| O-T Lounge|| Can an employee be fired for joining one of the armed forces reserve? - the only dirt mcgirt on 2/17/13 at 9:33 pm|
Seeing as that employee would be unavailable to work during the eight weeks of basic training. I understand that USC 38 chapter 43 says some things about this, but I can't be bothered to read all that....
| O-T Lounge|| 24 year old mom gives impromptu performance at school assembly - the only dirt mcgirt on 2/15/13 at 3:15 pm|
[quote]Police say she was attending an assembly at the North Albany Academy when she got up on stage and started dancing and taking off her clothes.
The assembly was dismissed immediately and Meaders was arrested without incident....
| O-T Lounge|| clerk at head shop chases shotgun-wielding robbers out of store - the only dirt mcgirt on 12/15/12 at 11:35 pm|
i know this was a couple of days ago, but did ya'll see this? [link=(http://www.wbrz.com/news/video-shows-clerk-fighting-back-against-thieves/)]LINK[/link]...
| O-T Lounge|| John McAfee (of antivirus fame) wanted for murder in Belize - the only dirt mcgirt on 11/12/12 at 1:12 pm|
[quote]Antivirus pioneer John McAfee is on the run from murder charges, Belize police say. According to Marco Vidal, head of the national police force's Gang Suppression Unit, McAfee is a prime suspect in the murder of Ame...
| O-T Lounge|| Replacing front door handleset--nonstandard backset measurement - the only dirt mcgirt on 11/11/12 at 12:20 am|
So I need to replace my doorknob because it's old and broken. Anybody know where i can find one to fit a 4" backset? The standard sizes are either 2-3/8" or 2-3/4" and I haven't been able to find anything else. I guess my other options include plugging the existing hole and cutting a new one, or re...
| O-T Lounge|| my first eviction notice! - the only dirt mcgirt on 9/20/12 at 9:27 pm|
I am writing the notice, not being served.
Anyone with experience see any errors/omissions below?
How much of a pain in the arse is this process going to be if we have to take it through the court? Can i reasonably expect to recoup rent/legal fees through wage garnishment?
| O-T Lounge|| My air conditioner hates me - the only dirt mcgirt on 9/5/12 at 6:52 pm|
I got home from work and it was 5 degrees warmer inside my house than outside. "This ain't right," i thought, as i had my thermostat set at 78F and just had the freon recharged last monday. I went outside to check on the condenser unit, and though the compressor was running, the fan was not. The s...
| O-T Lounge|| This should have been a Darwin Award candidate... - the only dirt mcgirt on 8/2/12 at 3:32 pm|
[quote]HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - A college student from Texas believes he is lucky to be alive after a terrible crash. He was texting and driving when his truck flew off of a cliff. Chance Bothe's truck plunged off of a bridge and into a ravine. One of the last things he typed indicated what almost ha...
| O-T Lounge|| "driver of burning car pulls up to gas pump" - the only dirt mcgirt on 7/31/12 at 3:45 pm|
[quote]Fire officials said [b]drivers with a fire inside their vehicle should stay as far away from gas pumps as poss...
| O-T Lounge|| the best mugshot i have ever seen - the only dirt mcgirt on 6/25/12 at 1:59 pm|
[quote]DELTONA, Fla. — A Central Florida man suspected of drunk driving smash...
| O-T Lounge|| happy father's day—facebook edition - the only dirt mcgirt on 6/17/12 at 7:36 pm|
saw this gem:
[quote]"Lol I'll go to jail frick it I like it anyway lol" - just the latest remark concerning child support from my son's wonderful father[/quote]
much respect to all of you fathers who are not with the mothers of your child(ren), but have still made the commitment to be a part o...
| O-T Lounge|| Shell user-generated ad campaign backfires? - the only dirt mcgirt on 6/16/12 at 5:32 pm|
[quote]While we do realize that a very small portion of the user-generated content below does not accurately represent Shell's commitment to providing consumers with clean and abundant Arctic energy, this pioneering experiment in user-genera...
| Music Board|| louisiana garage bands of the sixties - the only dirt mcgirt on 6/10/12 at 7:11 pm|
i won't link to the page where i found this album, because of a link found in the comments there, but most if not all of these songs can be found on youtube:
1 Better Half-Dozen - I...
| Music Board|| Best cover of Stones' "Dead Flowers" - the only dirt mcgirt on 5/26/12 at 10:12 pm|
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2VgdtTRZhag)]Townes Van Zandt[/link]
this cover > rolling stones original...
| O-T Lounge|| jury finds Derrick Gordy guilty - the only dirt mcgirt on 5/23/12 at 8:18 am|
...of fricking MANSLAUGHTER?
[quote]In his closing argument to the jury Tuesday, prosecutor Ron Gathe noted that Aldridge and her son were shot 13 times and four times, respectively, and described the crime as “abou...
| O-T Lounge|| summer road trip plans - the only dirt mcgirt on 5/20/12 at 6:43 pm|
I'm thinking about taking a trip this summer including Mammoth Cave, Cloudland Canyon, and Cumberland Island National Seashore. Anybody have any suggestions for neat stuff to check out along the way? Definitely going to check out the world's largest treehouse in Crossville, TN.
Anybody else goi...
| O-T Lounge|| "15 state troopers in a convoy going down jefferson. Wtf is going on?" - the only dirt mcgirt on 5/2/12 at 5:43 pm|
"Correction. 24 staties. Missed the under overs until the lights came on."
above seen on facebook. i don't know what's going on, since i'm still at work, but figured i'd throw this out there......
| O-T Lounge|| DARPA explains hypersonic glider anomaly - the only dirt mcgirt on 4/20/12 at 7:33 pm|
[quote]A U.S. defense agency has released findings of an investigation into why an experimental hypersonic glider abruptly aborted its [b]13,000 mph flight[/b] over the Pacific Ocean last summer. The Defense Advanced Research ...
| O-T Lounge|| second arrest in "Beau Pre drug sale/ robbery in which one party was shot" - the only dirt mcgirt on 4/20/12 at 9:28 am|
relevant thread was anchored, so here's the update for anyone who cares:
[link=(http://theadvocate.com/home/2609096-125/police-and-fire-briefs-for)]LINK[/link][quote][u]Second man charged in dispute, shooting[/u]
Authorities in St. Tammany Parish arrested a 22-year-old man Thursday in an April ...
| O-T Lounge|| question for the lawyers out there regarding landlord/tenant relationship... - the only dirt mcgirt on 4/14/12 at 7:11 pm|
So, I just bought a house which has a garage apartment. There is already a guy living there, who apparently had no written agreement with the previous owners and was just renting on a month-to-month basis, with no security deposit.
I would not mind continuing to rent to the gentleman for a while...