| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Has Drew Brees gotten even skinnier this off-season? - saintforlife1 on 8/13/14 at 4:32 pm|
What is he listed at these days? 200 lbs? Maybe it is all about stretching ...
| O-T Lounge|| Julianne Hough ballroom dance workout - saintforlife1 on 6/27/14 at 10:18 am|
Anybody seen this?...
| O-T Lounge|| To start off the summer: a beach joke - saintforlife1 on 6/17/14 at 6:20 pm|
| Tech Board|| Students: You can now get a brand new 13" MacBook Air for less than $700 - saintforlife1 on 6/17/14 at 12:22 am|
Best Buy has a sale currently for 100$ off on all Macs + 10% movers coupon + $150 off student discount (need .edu email address) brings it to 6 hundred change without tax.
P.S. To the movers discount - Go to your local USPS and ask for a "movers package" or "Change of address package" you'll get ...
| Money Talk|| I bought XIV almost 9 months ago and I am still holding it - saintforlife1 on 6/6/14 at 12:04 pm|
So I had $1000 to spare last year and just for the heck of it put it into XIV after reading some threads on leveraged ETFs here. There were also some people that were of the opinion that such investments should not be held for a long time for 'time decay' reasons - BTW I never quite understood what ...
| Tech Board|| What is the difference between SSD, Flash Memory, NAND, DRAM, RAM etc.? - saintforlife1 on 6/5/14 at 11:54 am|
Can someone tell me in lay man's terms what the difference between SSD, Flash Memory, NAND, DRAM, RAM etc. is? I am confused by all these terms. Do they all have different underlying technologies in how they work?...
| O-T Lounge|| The 10 happiest suburbs in America - saintforlife1 on 5/28/14 at 3:05 pm|
[quote]1. Dublin, OH
2. Fishers, IN
3. Germantown, TN
4. Carmel, IN
5. Newton, MA (tie)
5. Apex, NC (tie)
7. Cupertino, CA (tie)
7. Westerville, OH (tie)
9. Papillion, NE
10. Cary, NC
We started with a list of the largest suburban communities closest to the 50 largest cities in the natio...
| O-T Lounge|| Can a water pump go bad on a Toyota Rav4 at 55K miles? - saintforlife1 on 5/20/14 at 8:26 pm|
Wife left the car for regular service at the dealership and they called and told her the pump needs to be replaced. Don't the water pumps normally outlast the timing belt? I didn't think stuff broke on Toyotas this soon. It is a 2007 Toyota Rav4 with just 55K miles on the odo....
| Movie/TV Board|| Is 'Silicon Valley' on HBO one of the funniest new shows on TV currently? - saintforlife1 on 5/19/14 at 4:42 pm|
The show is getting better with every episode. Dinesh, the Pakistani coder and Gilfoyle, the Canadian illegal immigrant are awesome and really compliment each other well. Elrich is awesome too.
If you haven't checked this show out yet, you should, especially if you are even a little bit tech savv...
| O-T Lounge|| Day trip to Yosemite from SF - saintforlife1 on 5/15/14 at 8:48 pm|
We are planning to drive to Yosemite tomorrow from San Francisco for a day trip. We want to leave early in the morning and return by night time.
What are some must see things we can check out during the 6-7 hours we have there? We want to hit the highlights and take some good pictures...don't pla...
| O-T Lounge|| According to survey, Android users are more promiscuous, poorer & less educated - saintforlife1 on 5/9/14 at 8:47 pm|
[quote]The survey also had some interesting conclusions about income, saying that Android users are 30% more likely to earn under $60,000 per year, while 83% of the iPhone users su...
| O-T Lounge|| What type of granite sealant should I apply to counter top? - saintforlife1 on 5/2/14 at 8:53 pm|
Just bought a new home and the builder said I should apply a sealant to the granite counter tops in the kitchen before using it. I have never done this before. Is this something that I can just go to Home Depot and buy? Is it as easy as just applying a coat and letting it dry? Any special tools requ...
| Money Talk|| Anemic Amazon: Wall Street Tires Of Jeff Bezos' Aversion To Profit - saintforlife1 on 4/25/14 at 1:38 pm|
[quote]Amazon.com AMZN -8.7% continues to be a sales machine, but when is it going to turn real profits?
In what initially seemed like a gangbuster first quarter earnings report, Amazon showed nearly $20 billion in revenue, beating the analyst consensus estimate as sales rose 23% from last year. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Thoughts on Dollar Shave Club? - saintforlife1 on 4/6/14 at 5:17 pm|
Anybody get their blades from them? Are the $6 & $9 per month blades worth the upgrade from the base $1 model? Also how many blades do they send every month? Do they send a new handle every month or just the blades?...
| O-T Lounge|| Thoughts on 2014 Ford Focus? - saintforlife1 on 3/29/14 at 2:52 pm|
Anybody drive the new Focus? Are they good reliable cars? I'm tired of the same old Corollas and Civics and want to break the monotony. Also which is the better model - the sedan or the hatch back?
| Money Talk|| What's going on with NFLX? - saintforlife1 on 3/28/14 at 12:39 am|
It's down 20% in the last one month alone from its all time high. They had great reception to House of Cards Season 2, but since then it has been down hill.
Any particular headwinds causing this sell off other than the rumored [link=(http://www.macrumors.com/2014/03/23/apple-tv-comcast-streaming-...
| O-T Lounge|| Airport security removed the shrink wrapping on my new iPad - saintforlife1 on 3/23/14 at 12:55 am|
I had a brand new unopened iPad in my checked baggage. It was still in its shrink wrapping and I wanted to give it as a gift to someone. I just came home and opened my suitcase to find that they had gone through all my luggage and as soon as I picked up the iPad I knew it had been opened. WTH? This...
| O-T Lounge|| Anybody catch the Doo-Wop duet between Fallon and Joel last night? - saintforlife1 on 3/21/14 at 1:27 pm|
Jimmy Fallon is one talented dude. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Pool trick shots like you've never seen - saintforlife1 on 3/17/14 at 9:14 pm|
| Money Talk|| What are some things to look out for during a new home walk through? - saintforlife1 on 3/14/14 at 1:08 am|
We have one scheduled soon for our new condo. What are some things to look out for and some questions to ask the builder during the walkthrough? This is our first home purchase and we are new to this whole thing. So any tips and suggestions are appreciated. ...