| Money Talk|| Builders Mandeville / Madisonville / Covington - LSUKTR on 7/31/14 at 11:44 am|
Closing on a lot tomorrow and will probably start construction within the next year. Looking for recommendations of builders on the northshore. I've got a short list but to be honest don't have anything to judge their work by other than pictures on websites. Looking to build a +/-3200 sq ft custom ...
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| Want to Buy: 2-4 Tickets for Saturday Nt - LSUKTR on 6/7/13 at 12:22 pm|
Looking to buy 2-4 tickets for saturday night. I'm not lookong for SRO tickets, looking for seats.
LSUalum2008 @ gmail.com
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| Need 2: LSU/Kentucky April 6 - LSUKTR on 4/3/13 at 9:56 am|
Looking for 2 tickets to Saturday's baseball game vs. Kentucky.
email me at LSUalum2008 (at) gmail.com
| Political Talk|| DNC keeping FactCheck.org busy - LSUKTR on 9/6/12 at 10:30 pm|
[link=(http://factcheck.org/2012/09/democratic-disinformation-from-charlotte/)]Democratic Disinformation from Charlotte[/link]
[link=(http://factcheck.org/2012/09/day-2-more-convention-canards/)]Day 2: More Convention Canards[/link]
They can barely keep up with all the blatant lies. The Dems ...
| Political Talk|| Obama biggest prick of a prez in history? - LSUKTR on 9/6/12 at 9:56 pm|
I'm watching this and man it makes my blood pressure skyrocket listening to this guy lie with a straight face and damn I've never seen anyone play dirtier politics...this dude's a prick :banghead:...
| O-T Lounge|| Any Northshore CPA recommendations? - LSUKTR on 3/16/12 at 12:18 pm|
Looking to use a CPA this year for taxes. Live in the Mandeville/Covington area.
Any of you familiar with any CPAs in the area that you could vouch for?
| Money Talk|| Any alternatives if unable to deduct IRA contributions? - LSUKTR on 9/29/11 at 10:04 pm|
I will be getting married this fall, am trying to firm up our retirement savings plan, and am looking for advice.
My fiance and I are currently both covered by 401k plans, however, once married, she will move from full-time to a contract position that will not provide a retirement plan. Due to i...
| Political Talk|| Former CNN Executive becomes President of network founded by Gore - LSUKTR on 8/14/11 at 10:59 am|
Bohrman said on CNN that Current TV does promote the liberal view but that he views it as a way to balance the far right in media. :r...
| Political Talk|| Press TV - Iranian News channel - LSUKTR on 3/18/11 at 4:04 am|
I've been living in the Middle East for the last year and only get 3 English channels, one being Iran's Press TV.
It might as well be called the anti-American channel because all they do is try to blame the US for all the world's problems. They always cut to commercials showing the American flag ...
| Money Talk|| Is the market ready for a correction? - LSUKTR on 2/1/11 at 10:33 am|
So the fiancée has been contributing to a Roth IRA and wants me to do the investments for her since I've done pretty well with my own.
However, while I know its for the long-term, she might not be happy if she looks in a month and sees that she lost some.
So what does the money board say? I...
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| Looking for 2 LSU vs. TENN tickets - LSUKTR on 8/23/10 at 3:35 pm|
I am looking for 2 tickets to the LSU/Tennessee game. Only game I will be able to make this year due to working out of town. If you've got some to sell, contact me at
lsufan 1986 at gmail . com
of course without spaces and with the @ symbol
| Money Talk|| Looking for lenders - LSUKTR on 7/26/10 at 12:41 pm|
Anyone know any mortgage brokers or recommend any banks for a mortgage?
Looking to buy my first home and not sure how to go about this. Found a home, but need a pre-approval to put in an offer. I've contacted a couple banks but want to get 3-4 different rate estimates before settling to make su...
| Tiger Rant|| Vote LSU best tailgating school on CNBC - LSUKTR on 9/24/09 at 9:56 pm|
| Political Talk|| 8/10 states with highest unemployment voted for B.O. - LSUKTR on 4/17/09 at 5:31 pm|
10 states with the highest unemployment:
1. Michigan ----------------Obama
2. Oregon ------------------Obama
3. South Carolina ---------McCain
4. California ----------------Obama
5. North Carolina ----------Obama
6. Rhode Island ------------Obama
7. Nevada -------------------Obama
| Political Talk|| States with largest deficit supported Obama (and vica versa) - LSUKTR on 4/16/09 at 12:10 am|
Only 8 states don't have a deficit and McCain won all of them
Obama won 10 of the 15 states with the largest deficit as a % of overall budget
McCain won 11 of the 15 states with the smallest deficit as a % of overall budget
sadly, the two states with the highest deficits were Arizona and Illino...
| Political Talk|| So research shows that tax havens are more successful - LSUKTR on 4/15/09 at 10:03 pm|
[quote]The U.S. National Bureau of Economic Research has suggested that roughly 15% of countries in the world are tax havens, that these countries tend to be small and affluent, and that better governed and regulated countries are more likely to become tax havens, and are more likely to be successfu...
| Political Talk|| Obama submits bill for new US Flag - LSUKTR on 2/10/09 at 6:41 pm|
| Political Talk|| Why are can't liberals understand basic economic principles? - LSUKTR on 2/10/09 at 6:37 pm|
simple question...and don't give me the Bush created several trillion in debt excuse becuase he was far from a conservative....
| Political Talk|| When did "Food Stamps" have the name switched to "SNAPS" - LSUKTR on 1/30/09 at 1:29 pm|
I saw the program is now called the "Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program"
Walton & Johnson are right....We are witnessing the Pussification of America.
Maybe if it kept the embarrassing name people would try a little harder to wean themselves off of the governmental teat.
But then aga...
| Political Talk|| Vote for self accountability - LSUKTR on 11/2/08 at 6:51 pm|
I hate the direction this country is heading.
What ever happened to people being accountable for their own life?
(on a side note, I wish I could find a way to write off a LARGE portion of my taxes as a charitable donation, since that is exactly what it is. They c...
| Political Talk|| Flag wavers love McCain - LSUKTR on 11/2/08 at 6:38 pm|
I love looking at the demographic and other misc. breakdowns of polls:
The IBD poll that best estimated the 2004 outcome (and only has Obama up by 2.4%) says the following
The remaining percen...
| Money Talk|| Are we approaching an intermediate bottom - LSUKTR on 7/15/08 at 8:02 pm|
I am new in this investing thing...the only bad thing is I started out and immediately put a lot in the market. I did mostly ETFs and am down about 11%. I just started reading into shorts and just asked myself "what the hell were you doing?" So, I would like to short if the market will continue do...
| Coaching Changes|| Wouldn't a new contract have been negotiated anyway? - LSUKTR on 12/1/07 at 2:24 pm|
-LSU would have offered Miles an amended contract anyway, I think the UM talk just sped it up...and increased the amount. Technically, since he hasn't "met" with Michigan yet, wouldn't he agree to LSU's since Michigan's offer isn't on the table yet?
-Then once he gets Mich's offer he could just...
| Coaching Changes|| That Nebraska plane is there for the night - LSUKTR on 11/25/07 at 9:15 pm|
The Nebraska plane that passed through B.R. this afternoon (and stayed here for 2 1/2 hours) is likely staying in Atlanta for the reset of the night. It's 10:15 EST and no future flight plans have been made.
Wonder if that means Bo interviewed while it was in B.R.? That would be my guess, rathe...