| O-T Lounge|| Trick or Treat check in - alajones on 10/31/15 at 6:23 pm|
Love Halloween. It's a tradition at the Jones house. I sit on the porch with a tub of candy while my son hides around the corner with a werewolf mask. Nothing is funnier than watching a teenager running down the street at the sight of an 11 year old in a mask. ...View Topic - Replies (8)
| Tech Board|| Windows 10 update, Steam not working - alajones on 10/31/15 at 1:40 pm|
So after my windows 10 update, Steam isn't launching any of the games. It says it needs directx9. I'm on like 11 I believe. Must be a common problem, because a bunch of stuff comes up when I google it. I downloaded something that was supposed to fix the directx issues. First it asks me where...View Topic - Replies (1)
| Money Talk|| Need legal advice- property inheritance - alajones on 10/18/15 at 5:15 pm|
TLDR- father in law owns a house from when my wife's mother was still alive. Can he transfer that property to his children even though he is remarried without new wife having a claim on the house? State is Alabama. My father in law owns a house and a little land in his name from a previous marria...
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| More Sports|| Is Ricky Williams an "All Time" great? - alajones on 10/13/15 at 9:56 pm|
So Fournette keeps being compared to college greats like Herschel Walker, Bo Jackson and Earl Campbell. I'm curious why Ricky Williams name is never mentioned in these all time greatest college RB discussions. Is it because he turned into such a flake? Is it nostalgia for the 70's and 80's? ...
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| Movie/TV Board|| Kingsman - alajones on 7/28/15 at 12:10 pm|
Watched this last night. What a great movie up until it went full retard the last 30 minutes or so. I was really into it. The Jersey Shore cast off as the main character didn't even bug me so much, nor did Samuel L.'s lisp. ...View Topic - Replies (14)
| Tech Board|| AT&T no longer doing upgrades? Straight Talk help needed. - alajones on 6/17/15 at 10:28 pm|
So I go into the AT&T store to upgrade to a 5 and the salesman says they no longer do that. He starts going on the pitch about paying for the phone in monthly installments. I decided I didn't need a new phone that badly. I get home and go on AT&T's website and do the upgrade just fine. So I don'...View Topic - Replies (9)
| Outdoor Board|| General Backpacking Thread - alajones on 3/13/15 at 9:48 am|
My son and I are preparing to tackle the Appalachian Trail in sections starting this summer. I would like to go somewhere in Louisiana for a night to break us in a little. Where would the OB recommend we go in north LA to get a good day long hike in and spend the night at a campsite? Also, if ...
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| Movie/TV Board|| Can you get movietube with a chromecast? - alajones on 3/4/15 at 4:25 pm|
Would like to know if I can watch movietube on my tv with a chromecast....View Topic - Replies (3)
| O-T Lounge|| What does "chicken nugget" mean? - alajones on 3/2/15 at 11:48 am|
As in "you (are) chicken nugget". Adjective Looked on Urban Dictionary, that isn't this term. ...View Topic - Replies (16)
| Movie/TV Board|| New MacGyver in the works with a twist - alajones on 2/19/15 at 5:55 pm|
Ready for a female MacGyver? I wouldn't mind a hot Japanese girl. [link=(http://www.npr.org/tags/387547805/macgyver)]LINK[/link]...View Topic - Replies (12)
| More Sports|| Pats D about to blow another one. - alajones on 2/1/15 at 8:53 pm|
But Tom is a choker. He made Welker drop the pass also....
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| O-T Lounge|| Anyone ride a float in a Shreveport parade? - alajones on 1/26/15 at 9:38 am|
We are a late addition to the Highland parade. I don't have much info yet. Assuming its a smaller "float". About how many beads do we need to get per person? How much money will that cost? Any other tips or suggestions? ...View Topic - Replies (4)
| Movie/TV Board|| Watched Point Break for the first time in 20 years - alajones on 1/4/15 at 11:06 pm|
Mistake. Keanu was horrible, the writing was bad and the ending (last 30 minutes) was beyond retarded. I was especially embarrassed because when it was starting I was telling my wife and 15 year old son how awesome it was. God it was so bad. Like Con Air bad....View Topic - Replies (16)
| Movie/TV Board|| Star Wars Rebels - alajones on 12/15/14 at 9:36 am|
I had avoided this series because the animation looked a little juvenile. But this weekend my son and I caught the marathon and I have to admit I was very into it. The stories are pretty good. It's just as good as The Clone Wars so far. I really enjoyed it. I wish Vader was in it. I'm sure other...View Topic - Replies (7)
| Tech Board|| Desktop PC for $400-500 range, better to build or buy off the shelf? - alajones on 12/2/14 at 12:22 pm|
Looking to get my son a new desktop. He's using a 2006 era with 2 GB of Ram and Windows XP. He's not a huge gamer but he wants to be able to play Steam type stuff. It's just time. His monitor is his TV. About a 5 year old JVC LCD. Is it unreasonable to build a new one with at least 8 GB of R...View Topic - Replies (5)
| Saints Talk|| Reasons to be negative and optimistic - alajones on 11/12/14 at 10:41 am|
So listening to the radio yesterday I hear a guy discussing some reasons to be worried. Since the Sean Payton era began, the Saints are 12-4 in game decided by 3 points or less IN PLAYOFF YEARS. In non playoff years, the Saints are 1-7 in games decided by three or less. 2006 2-1 2007 0-1 200...View Topic - Replies (2)
| Tiger Rant|| 1964 LSU football team honored, 50th aniversary of Sugar Bowl win vs Syracuse - alajones on 10/17/14 at 9:32 pm|
Tonight the 1965 LSU team was honored at LSU. They defeated the previously unbeaten Arkansas Razorbacks 14-7 in the 1966 Cotton Bowl. It was and still is one of the biggest wins in LSU history. This is a photo taken during the 50th anniv. dinner. My dad is in the middle standing. [IMG]http://i...
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| Saints Talk|| We still have a lot of home games - alajones on 10/6/14 at 3:05 pm|
Patriots, Packers and us. All started off slow, all had three of the first four on the road, all still with a lot of home games, all still in the hunt for a division title. I'm just sayin'....View Topic - Replies (3)
| Food and Drink|| Cooking steak in the oven - alajones on 10/3/14 at 7:43 pm|
Salt, pepper, 450 on cast iron skillet?...
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| Saints Talk|| Three specific things I think are hurting this team. - alajones on 9/29/14 at 9:32 am|
1. Not signing Carl Nicks. Tough to say if our o line would be better. But "I think" it would be. 2. High DB draft picks are not working out. Not that specific I guess, but maybe the most damning problem with our defense. 3. Galette and Jordan really don't seem to be having a huge impact and t...View Topic - Replies (9)