| O-T Lounge|| 2015 Season-Long Hurricane Thread - TDsngumbo on 3/6/15 at 12:21 pm|
Now that our last freeze is likely out of the way, our attention can begin to focus more on Severe Weather Season, and more importantly for us, Hurricane Season.
[b]2015 Hurricane Season Forecast[/b]
Activity is forecast to be about 20% below the 1950-2014 average and about 30% below the 2005-2...
| O-T Lounge|| Lawsuit after auto accident - TDsngumbo on 3/5/15 at 6:53 pm|
Have you ever done this? How bad were your injuries?
I did this over 10 years ago when someone ran a red light and I t-boned them. I was driving about 55 mph and came to a dead stop immediately. I injured the ligaments in my wrist but never had surgery. I wasn't going to lawyer up but the other gu...
| O-T Lounge|| South Louisiana sleet/snow reports - TDsngumbo on 3/5/15 at 12:36 pm|
So far, sleet has been reported from Lake Charles, to Lafayette, to Baton Rouge this morning.
Snow flurries have been reported in Lafayette, Opelousas, and McComb.
What is everyone seeing where you are? ...
| Money Talk|| I'm going to be coming into about $10,000 soon - what do I do? - TDsngumbo on 3/4/15 at 1:59 pm|
I owe the following:
Car - $12,600 -- 0% interest
Student Loan - $5,700 -- about 6% interest
House - $169,900 -- 4.875% interest
First baby coming in May
Roth IRA - $5,400
Mutual Fund - $10,000
Work Retirement - $12,700
Emergency Fund - $10,000
Monthly Savings - $100
Monthly Automatic ...
| Money Talk|| Best long-term stocks - TDsngumbo on 3/1/15 at 8:24 pm|
If I wanted to dump $1,000 into a few stocks at one time then automatically invest $100 monthly into them, hold them for 40 years, which stocks would I want to do this with?
I'm stuck on Apple and Disney but I'm having a brainfart right now - what others am I missing? I know there are other huge ...
| O-T Lounge|| Nobody fly on United Airlines anymore! - TDsngumbo on 2/28/15 at 7:47 am|
They just had to issue a very strongly-worded and brutally honest warning to their pilots and co-pilots regarding safety. Apparently the number of very close calls lately has spiked. They also have to hire 700 new pilots this year due to a huge wave of retirements.
This was the shittiest airline...
| O-T Lounge|| Using Mint to get credit score - TDsngumbo on 2/27/15 at 10:01 pm|
I have to put my SSN in in order to get my credit score. Is it safe? ...
| O-T Lounge|| Who do you have your car and home insured with? - TDsngumbo on 2/26/15 at 10:06 am|
1. State Farm
3. Liberty Mutual
Would you recommend your company to a friend? ...
| O-T Lounge|| Let's discuss the deep web for another moment - TDsngumbo on 2/25/15 at 12:04 pm|
I know, it's been done before, but I think it's been a while. I still don't fully understand what it is and how to access it. Is it illegal to try to access it? If I google it, will I be flagged by NSA? ...
| O-T Lounge|| Gonna start my summer yard preparation this weekend - TDsngumbo on 2/25/15 at 11:49 am|
I love this time of year! I'm usually the envy of my neighbors so I take this shite seriously. Time to weed n feed the yard, spot-spray weeds, then spread greenmax all over the place. Gonna do my annual re-mulching also. A month from now my yard is going to yet again be the greenest, most weed-free y...
| Money Talk|| WTF is going on with Sam Adams stock today?! - TDsngumbo on 2/25/15 at 8:34 am|
I can't find anything in the news about it but the stock is down almost $50 today :banghead:...
| Money Talk|| BYSD - what can y'all tell me? - TDsngumbo on 2/24/15 at 8:42 am|
Buy, don't buy? I'm thinking about buying 50,000 shares today but I'm afraid to make the jump. I'm only going to risk less than $100 on it but I'm not very knowledgeable on it. Just trying to make a quick buck or two on it.
| O-T Lounge|| Spinoff: How does one cop pull over multiple vehicles at a time? - TDsngumbo on 2/19/15 at 9:26 am|
I've seen this countless times but I've never watched it in action. How does a cop do this? If I'm summoned by a cop to pull over along with multiple other cars and someone does pull over, I'm continuing my drive. What is he going to do - tell the one who pulled over to kindly stay there while he co...
| O-T Lounge|| Sleeting in Dutchtown - TDsngumbo on 2/17/15 at 2:23 am|
Just returned home and had sleet pellets hitting the windshield.
What's the report from your area?...
| O-T Lounge|| Does everyone here look and act like Auburn fans? - TDsngumbo on 2/16/15 at 11:36 am|
My God help us if so. I knew the population here has an average IQ of about 23 but man his post made me sad and brought down my OT morale. :dope: ...
| O-T Lounge|| How long until a worldwide military campaign against ISIS starts? - TDsngumbo on 2/16/15 at 8:01 am|
So let me get this straight -- so far we have the following countries actively participating in airstrikes or some other form of military action:
President Obama has officially submitted a request to Congress for combat troops on the ground agai...
| Money Talk|| Ameritrade - cost per share? - TDsngumbo on 2/12/15 at 4:47 pm|
Is it $9.99/share (buy 100 shares of company X = 100x $9.99) or $9.99 per transaction?...
| SEC Rant|| To the rest of the SEC - you may as well just lay down - TDsngumbo on 2/12/15 at 1:04 pm|
LSU is gonna roll this year. We make up for all the disappointments in football with baseball this year and it starts Friday. You all don't have a chance.
| O-T Lounge|| 60 Minutes' Bob Simon killed in car accident - TDsngumbo on 2/11/15 at 8:49 pm|
73 years old - accident was in NYC and further details aren't given yet. ...
| O-T Lounge|| I fricking hate Miley Cyrus' voice - TDsngumbo on 2/8/15 at 7:49 pm|
It makes me want to rip my arm off and throw it at her face. ...