| O-T Lounge|| Hammocks - Anyone use these for camping or sleeping? - 1MileTiger on 12/12/13 at 4:40 pm|
There is a growing trend of folks camping in hammocks, and even sleeping in them as beds at home.
There has been proven health benefits to sleeping in a hammock, such as, no pressure points, better circulation of blood to and from the head, and no back aches or hip aches.
I've been enjoying mi...
| O-T Lounge|| Any Trademark Experts on here? - 1MileTiger on 12/10/13 at 5:19 pm|
What is the legality in the following situation:
Trademark 1 = PenCo (Sells pens nationally)
Potential Trademark 2 = PenCo Coffees (Sells coffee nationally)
If trademark 1 is already in existence, does the second trademark infringe on the first trademark?
Can I use a trademarked term in co...
| O-T Lounge|| How much weed does 12 plants yield? - 1MileTiger on 12/10/13 at 10:40 am|
Denver approved 12 plants per house, and I can smoke it on my porch or anywhere on my private property.
How much weed does 12 plants yield, I have never smoked or dealt with marijuana, but I have some camping trips planned this summer....
| Food and Drink Board|| Transitioning to Black Coffee - 1MileTiger on 12/5/13 at 12:26 pm|
I have consumed my coffee with tons of cream (half & half) and loads of sugar. I have been trying to cut out my sugar intake, and tried a cup of Joe last night with a french vanilla creamer with no sugar.
It was certainly drinkable, but not enjoyable. I had a cup today with just straight half & h...
| Tiger Rant|| Brace Yourselves, Jennings is Coming. - 1MileTiger on 12/4/13 at 1:20 pm|
Is it wrong to think this is whole QB situation is a win-win for LSU? I wish Mett all the best, and he will have a future in the NFL, but does this give LSU the much needed experience to start next season?
I think this could build the fan's interest during the off-season with a great showing from...
| O-T Lounge|| LA Boxing - Anyone have any experience? - 1MileTiger on 11/25/13 at 8:20 pm|
I wanted to mix things up next year with my workouts, and was either going to get a membership to the local LA Boxing, or get some boxing gear (bag, speed bag, gloves) and make some room in my garage for a boxing "gym".
Anyone have any experience with LA Boxing, and is it a glorified Tae-Bo? Do t...
| O-T Lounge|| Crusing to Key West, FL - 1MileTiger on 10/21/13 at 5:12 pm|
Our cruise will be stopping at Key West for the day.
We were thinking about renting bikes and biking to Fort Zachary Taylor and enjoying the fort/beach for the day. I hear it is rocky, so we will have our water shoes handy.
NAS Key West is set to receive the new F-35 fighters for training. Any...
| Gaming Board|| Waiting for price drops and used copies of new games? - 1MileTiger on 10/21/13 at 4:47 pm|
Does anyone here have experience with holding out on new games until there are significant price drops or a plethora of cheap used copies on the market?
I opted out of spending the $65 for GTA V at launch, as priorities and budgets have shifted since leaving college. My thought was to wait and ge...
| SEC Rant|| How much will it hurt, Mizzou? - 1MileTiger on 10/20/13 at 7:51 pm|
When you drop 2-3 games at the end of the season and fall out of the top 15?
You beat some quality 2nd string SEC East teams, now you are all delusional....
| Tiger Rant|| What does next year's offense look like? - 1MileTiger on 10/20/13 at 4:11 pm|
I know we are losing Mett to the draft, is there any insight on who his replacement is?
Does Cam build a similar offense around Rivers, do we start a dual threat in Jennings, or do we see a Jefferson/Lee battle next year?
What else is lost on offense, and who do we look forward to seeing retur...
| Gaming Board|| BF4 PC Performance - 1MileTiger on 10/7/13 at 10:45 am|
I managed to get the game installed yesterday on PC.
I ran BF3 on Ultra with no issues. After playing around with the settings for BF4, I find that there are some areas that just cause terrible frame rates. I've tried playing on Low/Medium/High/Ultra with similar effects.
I know the game is in...
| O-T Lounge|| 5 Family Member Killed in Colorado Rock Slide - 1MileTiger on 10/1/13 at 2:44 pm|
5 Colorado family members were killed yesterday when a rock slide came down on top of them near Mt. Princeton outside of Buena Vista.
Among the dead include the father, mother, their daughter and her two cousins. ...
| Political Talk|| Joseph Nacchio, CEO of Qwest: "Spoonie" and "Juice" have my back! - 1MileTiger on 9/30/13 at 12:40 pm|
Joseph Nacchio, former CEO of Qwest based in Denver, was released from prison this month after his sentence for insider trading.
His claims were that the US government was retaliating against him for refusing to provide customer data to the NSA.
Regardless of the truth, how awesome is it that ...
| Gaming Board|| Using Netgear Router as Access Point for XBOX - 1MileTiger on 9/26/13 at 1:29 pm|
I recently had to switch to DSL internet. With that in mind, the only two access points for DSL were in the kitchen and in my basement. So naturally, I setup the Actiontec modem with built in wireless router in the basement to connect to my work PC. My house doesn't have ethernet run throughout, so ...
| O-T Lounge|| Where to buy full metal Tonka Trucks that are new? - 1MileTiger on 9/18/13 at 3:59 pm|
I wanted to get my nephew Tonka Trucks for birthdays and Christmas. It looks like Tonka now makes these bull shite half metal half plastic trucks. Is there another company that sells all metal toy trucks like this?
Full Metal Truck
| Food and Drink Board|| Thoughts on Le Creuset Enameled Cast Iron Pots? - 1MileTiger on 9/14/13 at 4:22 pm|
I was looking at getting a Le Creuset Enameled Cast Iron 7qt. pot.
I would use this for making my gravies and browning meats. I know it probably doesn't do as well as a standard cast iron pot, but I wanted to know if they can be used for really browning meats and making gravies?...
| O-T Lounge|| You know it's Friday, when __________________. - 1MileTiger on 9/6/13 at 12:03 pm|
You know it's Friday, when you have looked at every interesting website out there, stumbled over to TigerDroppings, browsed through the boards, and enter Tigerdroppings.com into your URL.
What's your best?...
| O-T Lounge|| OT Opinion - No Benefits for Widow of "Full-Time" Hotshot Firefighter - 1MileTiger on 8/7/13 at 10:54 am|
What are your thoughts on the laws surrounding benefits to families of seasonal/temp state employees?
This widow is filing lawsuits fighting laws that state her seasonal/temporary husband who wa...
| Gaming Board|| TIPPMANN Paintball NUKETOWN ReCreation - 1MileTiger on 8/7/13 at 10:10 am|
So TIPPMANN has re-created NukeTown as a Paintball course. All Buildings and obstacles are to scale and accurate!
| O-T Lounge|| Most realistic RC Jet Ever - YAK 130 - Unbelievable - 1MileTiger on 8/2/13 at 11:14 am|
This aircraft won the highest score for realism ever on a RC plane.
Skip to 1:30 for the really cool stuff. It's worth a watch for any aviation/model lovers.
| O-T Lounge|| Growth of Flaky Friends? - 1MileTiger on 7/31/13 at 11:52 am|
Has everyone else seen an increase in friends flaking out on trips or hanging out?
I feel like it is impossible to get mid-20s to commit to something, let alone, not cancel 2 days before a big trip.
Each Summer I plan a large camping trip for 15 or so friends, and people always flake out a day...
| Gaming Board|| AC2 - Having a Hard Time Getting into It - 1MileTiger on 7/24/13 at 11:07 am|
Finally started playing AC2 this week. Anyone else have a hard time getting into this game after playing FPS for so long?
I enjoy beating people up in Florence, but after an hour or so of playing, I am finding it difficult to play this game instead of other games in the collection.
Does the st...
| O-T Lounge|| "Do you have a discount for Hurricane Katrina victims?" - 1MileTiger on 7/15/13 at 1:48 pm|
Seriously, what the frick is up with this shit?
We just got a phone call someone trying to order plumbing fixtures and asked if had discounts for victims of Hurricane Katrina. We are located in Colorado.
Please tell me this is not a common issue being experienced around the nation? I am so asha...
| O-T Lounge|| Awesome HD/Hi Rez WWII Photos - 1MileTiger on 7/2/13 at 9:21 am|
Huge album of these cool shots. These are scaled down a bit. Full album below.
| O-T Lounge|| How many times does a homeless man have to get arrested for trespassing? - 1MileTiger on 6/28/13 at 5:15 pm|
How many times does a homeless man have to get arrested for trespassing before he hast to serve legitimate time in prison?
This guys has been arrested 13 times in Lafayette for what I assume is trespassing as a homeless man.
| Tiger Rant|| You guys were right - TD Ameritrade is Why We Loss. - 1MileTiger on 6/20/13 at 9:59 am|
Look at how it changes depending on what team is up. So not fair.
| Tiger Rant|| Now that baseball is over for LSU - The clock is officially ticking - 1MileTiger on 6/19/13 at 12:04 pm|
Edit: Bookmark it. Make it your home page. Do whatever.
| O-T Lounge|| Discharging AC start capacitor for replacement - 1MileTiger on 6/14/13 at 10:33 am|
My fan motor went out on my AC, and I was going to change the capacitor while I am at it.
I wasn't sure the proper way to discharge the capacitor and how to avoid getting shocked. I don't have a volt meter, so I am relying on insulated screwdrivers or pliers. Do I need to disconnect all of the ca...
| O-T Lounge|| Interesting AC-130 vs DC-10 Fact - 1MileTiger on 6/13/13 at 3:51 pm|
With all of the wildfires roaring in CO right now, I have a steady stream of aerial support aircraft flying their routes over my home and office day and night.
I was amazed to find out these the specially designed firefighting DC-10s hold more firefighting retardant than 4 AC-130s combined.
| More Sports Board|| Jonathan Gray at Rockie's Game last night - 1MileTiger on 6/13/13 at 3:43 pm|
They announced his paperwork was complete, and he was officially part of the Rockies last night at the game.
He didn't look too thrilled to be there, and the fans didn't really give much of an applause.
It felt great....