| O-T Lounge|| OT Cop Question About Traffic Stops - elprez00 on 4/18/14 at 4:29 pm|
I seem to remember LA passing a law that says cops can't do traffic stops in unmarked units. Am I just making that up?...
| Movie/TV Board|| Why Does Kevin Costner get so much crap? - elprez00 on 4/12/14 at 11:27 am|
Next to Nicholas Cage, Costners name gets thrown around a lot as a terrible actor. Let's look at his [link=(http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kevin_Costner_filmography)]Resume[/link]
The 80s had The Untouchables, Bull Durham, Field of Dreams, Revenge. The 90s had Dances with Wolves, which he won an Os...
| O-T Lounge|| 12E Accident at Satsuma - elprez00 on 3/30/14 at 9:48 am|
Just in case you happen to be heading to the north shore today.
Bet you can't guess what caused it?
| O-T Lounge|| Daily I-12 Overturned 18 Wheeler Thread - elprez00 on 2/28/14 at 4:02 pm|
Sorry if already posted. 18 Wheeler overturned on 12E in between Walker and Satsuma. 190 @ Walker is backed up too. One overturned in almost the same area last night.
Germans, BRTIOOC, BOHICA, etc. :banghead:...
| Movie/TV Board|| Let's Talk About Action Movies - elprez00 on 2/20/14 at 9:48 am|
Sorry, Premature Enter Pressing :lol:
Looking at all the awesome movies in the Arnold thread. I miss action movies of the 80's-90's. In my opinion, the genre has kinda died in the 2000's.
The Expendables series has generated a lot of buzz, all made up with 80's and 90's stars. Seems like every...
| Movie/TV Board|| Top Three Arnold Movies and a Guilty Pleasure - elprez00 on 2/20/14 at 8:49 am|
Name your top three Schwarzenegger movies not involving unstoppable robots.
#1: True Lies
- Action, epic oneliners, comedy, car and horse chases, Harriers, Jamie Lee Curtis doing a hot striptease. It's got everything a solid action movie should.
#2: Conan the Barbarian
- The ultimate Swo...
| More Sports Board|| Lets Talk NFL Salary Cap and Monster Contracts. - elprez00 on 2/19/14 at 10:15 am|
The cost to sign franchise QB's continues to rise. In a few years, you'll have guys like Kapernick and Wilson up for their paydays. Flacco and Ryan are making more money than Tom Brady and Drew Brees.
If the price to sign these guys continues to outpace any increases to the Cap, at what point (if...
| O-T Lounge|| Spinoff Dilemma:100% Chance to Bang Upton, or 40% Chance to Bang Alex Morgan - elprez00 on 2/18/14 at 11:45 am|
Do you take the sure thing with the whale, or roll the dice for this?
| Political Talk|| Vice President..... Clinton? - elprez00 on 2/5/14 at 8:37 am|
This might have already been posted, but hearing all the Hillary comments already, I got to thinking "What could the Dems do that would literally be unbeatable?"
[link=(http://www.factcheck.org/2008/02/vice-president-bill-clinton/)]Check This Out[/link]
Apparently, its a Constitutional conund...
| Movie/TV Board|| Fight Club Digitally edited Scene - elprez00 on 1/20/14 at 4:40 pm|
Spoilers below (If by some chance one of you daffy bastards has not seen Fight Club.)
Hadn't seen this posted. Some guy digitally removed Tyler Durden from the first fight scene in Fight Club. So now, you have Edward Norton standing there talking to himself, which.... You know.... [link=(http:/...
| Movie/TV Board|| Movies That Are Better Than The Book - elprez00 on 1/20/14 at 8:14 am|
So often here I see comments such as "the book was better". (I make them too.) Its rare that Hollywood can take a story in print and translate it effectively to the screen. So lets talk about times when Hollywood gets it right.
The Godfather is probably going to be a popular choice, but I can't c...
| Political Talk|| Sheila Jackson Lee Spouting Profound Wisdom - elprez00 on 1/13/14 at 8:12 am|
[link=(http://cnsnews.com/news/article/susan-jones/rep-sheila-jackson-lee-change-word-welfare-transitional-living-fund)]Change "Welfare" to "Transitional Living Fund"[/link]
Mmmmmkay. A couple of things:
#1. Does changing what we call it in any way change what it does?
#2. Using "transiti...
| Movie/TV Board|| Trading Places: Need Clarification - elprez00 on 1/9/14 at 10:22 am|
Okay, I don't know much about stock trading, so the end has always confused me a little. Please tell me if I have this right.
The Dukes bought the crop report from Beeks so they would know the outcome on FCO harvest. The fake report stated the crops were affected by the winter. The plan was to b...
| O-T Lounge|| The More You Know. - elprez00 on 1/8/14 at 4:31 pm|
| Help Board|| Chicken, Thank You - elprez00 on 1/4/14 at 10:58 pm|
I just ventured over to the Eagles main message board. What an awful layout. From sports boards to auto repair boards, TD by far has the best layout. Both on desktop and on mobile.
Seriously bro, :cheers:
And screw the haters, don't care if I'm kissing ass. :lol:...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Popeyes Chicken Appreciation Thread - elprez00 on 1/4/14 at 10:21 pm|
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| We Score 21 in the 3rd. - elprez00 on 1/4/14 at 8:43 pm|
They'll get it worked out at the half.
I have faith. Believe, boys. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Fat Thread Spinoff: Obesity in America is a By Product of the American Workplace - elprez00 on 12/27/13 at 3:10 pm|
Hear me out.
Do you believe there is a correlation between the lack of fitness in America and the American obsession with putting in "hours" at work?
I have an hour commute each way. I usually get to work about 7, usually leave to go home about 6, M-F. With a small child, one of my challenge...
| O-T Lounge|| Heads Up OT Chase Bank Customers - elprez00 on 12/21/13 at 8:53 pm|
I just got an email saying Chase believes my card was one of the ones compromised during the Target fiasco. For [b]my[/b] protection, they are going to be limiting my account to $300/ day and will be sending me a new debit card. Three days before Christmas.
I'm pissed, but at least I'm not trave...
| Help Board|| Elite Access? - elprez00 on 12/20/13 at 1:05 pm|
I'm about to hit 10K posts. I'd like to humbly submit for elite access or a tigerdroppings.com Koozie. If I cant enjoy all the elite privileges, at least let me revel in seeing the name of the site I've devoted 10,000 mouse clicks to post senseless musings on whilst enjoying a frosty beverage.
| O-T Lounge|| Continued Proof That Timberlake Is Awesome. - elprez00 on 12/17/13 at 3:12 pm|
[link=(http://youtu.be/DbjHkCKAvPg)]The ULTIMATE wingman[/link]
I mean, how many artists would go along with this? Seriously? Josh here probably had to go through a bunch of people to actually get this message to JT, and he goes along with it. Tell me theres not a cooler bro in entertainment toda...
| Coaching Changes|| Why Does Jon Gruden's Name Always Get Thrown Around? - elprez00 on 12/13/13 at 1:28 pm|
Taking a break from "he gone"...
Every year, you see Grudens name come up with head coaching vacancies. A couple of points:
- For a guy thats supposed to be an offensive genius, his most successful teams won with exceptional defenses.
- His career record is 95-81. Take away the 12-4 Superbowl s...
| Tiger Rant|| Les Miles Appreciation Thread - elprez00 on 12/11/13 at 8:23 am|
I remember it vividly. About to play for a SEC title, Herbstreit breaks Miles to Michagan, confirmed with sources. The internet explodes. Every sports and local new outlet is running it.
I imagine the team, sitting in the hotel doing last min prep, sees the stories and is deflated. "Why should w...
| Coaching Changes|| Will There Be A Single Incumbent Head Coach in the State of Texas Next Season? - elprez00 on 12/10/13 at 5:10 pm|
Kubiak Gone. Mack Gone. Gotta think Jason Garrett is gone. JC Harper was fired at Stephen F Austin State.
Kevin Sumlin is going to be a hot name for a bunch of jobs. Art Briles is already being thrown around in conjunction with the Redskins job. Hell, with all this going on, June Jones might be ...
| O-T Lounge|| Question for OT Armed Forces Members - elprez00 on 12/10/13 at 1:05 pm|
First off, thanks for your service :usa:
Now, when you are deployed, how do you control the swamp ass? I'd imagine days in the desert with no shower creates an insane swamp ass.
Baby powder? A&D? Under Armour? Commando?
I know, random question for a Tuesday afternoon. :lol:...
| Political Talk|| Seventy-two killed resisting gun confiscation in Boston - elprez00 on 12/6/13 at 2:25 pm|
[link=(http://fauquierfreecitizen.com/seventy-two-killed-resisting-gun-confiscation-in-boston/)]Such a tragedy.[/link]
The comments section is priceless. ...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| So I Who Dat'ed a Cowboys Fan today... - elprez00 on 11/29/13 at 11:43 pm|
Went to Houston shopping in the Woodlands. Had my Saints visor on.
He didn't think it was very funny. I got a really dirty look. Stopped and turned around and glared at me and everything. When did Cowboys fans become so sensitive to a little good natured trash talking?
I know, CSB. On the oth...
| More Sports Board|| Clock Stopping on Penalty - elprez00 on 11/22/13 at 3:36 pm|
I didn't have a chance to look at this yesterday.
Last night, NO vs ATL, less than 2 mins, The Falcons were called for defensive holding on PTs first down run. New Orleans declined the penalty, and the clock never started again.
Is that correct? The defensive team gets a penalty and a clock s...
| Movie/TV Board|| I Would Be Lost Without My DVR - elprez00 on 11/15/13 at 2:09 pm|
I got a DVR in February. My first DVR.
Honestly, with a kid now, I haven't the slightest clue how I'd stay current with TV without it. It was hard enough before my daughter was born. On average this fall so far, I watch maybe one show per week at its actual air time.
Its truly a device that I...
| Political Talk|| Would Defunding ObamaCare Even Have Worked? - elprez00 on 11/14/13 at 3:49 pm|
Back a couple of months ago when the Republicans were trying to do it? I've gotten to thinking, and I'm not sure that delaying the individual mandate would've been possible back then either. The entire insurance system is built upon assessment of risk. These people have been working for what, 2 year...