| More Sports Board|| Jim Schwartz to buffalo as DC - NoSaint on 1/24/14 at 9:02 pm|
Just announced that Schwartz will be the bills new DC ...
| O-T Lounge|| New Orleans optometrist - NoSaint on 12/23/13 at 10:36 am|
The better half has been needing an update on her glasses/contacts and doesnt have a reliable local eye doctor.... tried two different places, and the results were trainwrecks (one was 10 or so visits and ended up no closer to a viable prescription than the day she started)..... anyone have a great ...
| Music Board|| Mike cooley solo @ gasa gasa on 12/7 - NoSaint on 11/25/13 at 9:08 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| Sears customer service - NoSaint on 11/25/13 at 7:28 pm|
Jeeeeze..... I had heard several stories but what a disaster...
Made an order for delivery this Saturday - was sent a confirmation for Friday delivery - not going to work. Should be an easy fix.
Nope- 2 online chat sessions and an hour on the phone later, turns out they won't be able to chang...
| Food and Drink Board|| NYE restaurant ideas - NoSaint on 11/24/13 at 8:10 pm|
Normally do reservations with the better half for NYE. Any favorite options around New Orleans that I may be neglecting?
Did iris, upperline, Tommy's, the last few years. Was thinking about doing commanders maybe. Or possibly giving galvez a shot if we ventured downtown (never been but looks lik...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| R Jennings, Tate, PT23, and D Murray - NoSaint on 11/20/13 at 8:52 am|
R Jennings, Tate, PT23, and D Murray
.5 points per reception...
| Food and Drink Board|| Kitchenaid mixer - NoSaint on 11/11/13 at 9:24 pm|
Pro 600 or artisan?
Likely not going to make 28lbs of mashed potatoes or 22 dozen cookies, but would do some heavy doughs and definitely things like the grinder.
Does the artisan struggle on heavy work? Does the pro not work on moderate batches?
Found prices close enough that the money won...
| O-T Lounge|| EA Sports Madden/NCAA Football Settlement - NoSaint on 11/7/13 at 1:50 pm|
Anyone else sign up when the EA Sports class action lawsuit was active? Just confirmed a check for about $100 is on its way. Not a ton, but ill take it. better than the $2.57 i expected.
any other big numbers? highest ive heard is $104...
| Music Board|| Voodoo 2014 - NoSaint on 11/4/13 at 9:43 am|
It wont prevent the dozens of "omg its sold out" or the "how dare they charge so much" or "why cant i buy a 1 day ticket for like $100" threads next october but.... well...
$99 GA presale starts today. already bought...
| Music Board|| Titus andronicus - NoSaint on 10/18/13 at 6:29 pm|
Just announced Thursday night @ circle bar - anyone going?...
| Music Board|| Favorite festivals - NoSaint on 10/17/13 at 8:58 pm|
So I've done a handful of the standard ones - always hit the locals (voodoo, and typically a day or two of jazz plus all the others you'd expect) and try to travel for 1 each year. Not a huge trip - for example austin city limits this year as a Thursday to Monday, hangout a couple years ago
| Music Board|| Thunderbitch (Brittany Howard of Alabama shakes) - NoSaint on 9/20/13 at 7:06 pm|
Playing at the hi ho- $12 Halloween night....
| Music Board|| Blue Nile tonight - NoSaint on 9/6/13 at 7:38 pm|
Doug wimbish and Corey glover of living colour with Stanton Moore and a TON of guests for the reopening. Anyone going?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Alzinas - NoSaint on 8/6/13 at 1:28 pm|
Anyone ever been? I hear its a tiny little reservations only, home cooked family style place down near Galliano?
Curious if its worth the trip...
| Music Board|| Shag Fest 2013 - DBA tonight - NoSaint on 8/1/13 at 4:05 pm|
Musicians hitting the stage:
Walter Wolfman Washington
West Bank Mike Doussan
| O-T Lounge|| So how's this for an epic Facebook breakup - NoSaint on 6/21/13 at 8:35 pm|
Just was sent this status update by someone I once had the old "I can't believe what people share online" discussion with... Tattoo shop, drug use, police/arrests, messy breakups and bedroom smack talking... If only she name dropped the connections too.... All in one ill advised wall of online text...
| Political Talk|| HHS insider trading issues emerging? - NoSaint on 6/11/13 at 10:16 am|
[link=(http://hotair.com/archives/2013/06/10/scandal-number-five-insider-trading-probe-of-medicare-announcement-reveals-hundreds-of-hhs-employees-had-secret-info/)]Scandal number five: Insider-trading probe of Medicare announcement reveals hundreds of HHS employees had secret info[/link]
| O-T Lounge|| Band called "murder junkies" lashes out after Nola show - NoSaint on 6/8/13 at 5:14 pm|
So what's the story on this - they played at Siberia and things apparently went badly.... Band member posted this on facebook on the way out of town. I hear some sort of big fight at the show?
Merle C Allin
3 hours ago ·
CHECK OUT MY SERIAL KILLER ART FOR SALE PHOTO ALBUM IN MY PHOTO SECTION...
| O-T Lounge|| Top Chef has arrived - NoSaint on 5/28/13 at 1:49 pm|
Or atleast Padma is in town. Just saw her outside the lucky dog cart warehouse on gravier trying to buy her kid a hot dog.
She was shut down by the crackhead getting his cart out. Poor form on his part.
If I recall, filming starts now-ish, right?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Tivoli and Lee - NoSaint on 5/23/13 at 7:52 pm|
Anyone been for brunch?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Breakfast/lunch near UNO arena - NoSaint on 5/17/13 at 12:46 pm|
Going to the Dalai Lama talk tomorrow and looking to grab a bite before. Gotta be there noonish- what's the best spot for a brunch or early lunch? Maybe something diner-ish?
Rarely eat out that way, figured I'd see what y'all have for a Saturday morning....
| Music Board|| Boyd Tinsley - dmb - at chickie wah wah tonight - NoSaint on 4/28/13 at 9:12 pm|
Anyone there or going tonight?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Ba Chi Canteen Update (eater nola facebook) - NoSaint on 4/9/13 at 10:55 am|
Ba Chi Canteen, 7900 Maple Street Projected Opening: April 15 Ba Chi Canteen has signage up, theobligatory sexy food porn posted online (marinated quail, anyone?), and a dining room all gussied up, and now according to the Facebook, they're ready......
| Food and Drink Board|| Hush supper club - NoSaint on 4/5/13 at 7:08 pm|
Anyone partake in this New Orleans food group?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Kukhnya/special polish menu - NoSaint on 4/1/13 at 7:18 am|
Kukhnya is doing a special menu for Dyngus Day tonight - dyngus day is kind of the mirror image of Mardi gras being the first day after lent.
Mentioned it a few weeks ago and there was some interest- here's some info on it: http://theadvocate.com/news/neworleans/neworleansentertainment/5497485-12...
| Food and Drink Board|| You didnt get the memo? - NoSaint on 3/29/13 at 2:36 pm|
Never eaten at Hueys - but wow! they just left a letter on the door telling employees where to get their checks and that they were closed!
apparently common practice for this guys company?
| O-T Lounge|| So who is going to Dyngus Day? - NoSaint on 3/27/13 at 4:32 pm|
[link=(http://theadvocate.com/news/neworleans/neworleansentertainment/5497485-123/east-meets-fest)]Advocate article on it[/link]
| Food and Drink Board|| What would you make. - NoSaint on 3/25/13 at 8:05 pm|
Have some extra roux and veg already chopped from a gumbo I made. Roux isn't terribly dark.
What should I make since the stuff is pre-cooked, pre-chopped... Any suggestions....
| Food and Drink Board|| Dinner Lab - NoSaint on 3/25/13 at 9:13 am|
New Orleans Dinner Lab - anyone a member? Got the invite and curious if its worth the cash.
Edit: link for those curious - http://dinnerlab.com/...
| O-T Lounge|| WWTOTD: significant other finds Jesus - NoSaint on 3/18/13 at 9:57 am|
Cliff notes: been with a girl almost 9 years - last year or so she got into religion and has gone from casual interest in checking out a friends church to "I don't know if I can be with someone who isn't going to heaven with me"
More detail: I lean in the live and let live direction of faith/spir...