| O-T Lounge|| re: LSU fraternities over the years (for the oldtimers) - smoke4life on 8/29/14 at 11:03 am|
| Money Talk|| re: Are there any Petroleum Engineers with 7+ years experience on here? Advice?? - smoke4life on 8/22/14 at 3:13 pm|
Ha. Any luck moving that Bakken deal in Dallas? I think a couple groups at NAPE are close to making an offer....
| Money Talk|| re: Are there any Petroleum Engineers with 7+ years experience on here? Advice?? - smoke4life on 8/22/14 at 3:02 pm|
[quote]Yes, it depends on what you're looking for[/quote]
PetreauxCat has made a small fortune off of signing bonuses and contract buyouts. Averages about a company a year with a promotion with each move. For fun he goes back to the same one every other year to leverage the others...
| Money Talk|| re: Should I rollover an old 401k? - smoke4life on 8/20/14 at 6:25 pm|
I did it right after leaving NXY. Easy to do. I can give you my guys info at Wells Fargo Advisors. He is a good friend and LSU guy. Part of a larger private wealth management group, they will put together a diversified portfolio for you based off age, income, etc.
You going to be at NAPE tomo...
| Political Talk|| re: Here's the SCUM that Perry is being indicted over (SIAP) ....... - smoke4life on 8/17/14 at 4:27 pm|
Watch this video and tell me who is really guilty of using the power of their office to make threats.
| Political Talk|| re: Here's the SCUM that Perry is being indicted over (SIAP) ....... - smoke4life on 8/17/14 at 4:08 pm|
I'm guessing that her trying to stand on one leg. Not surprised Perry lost confidence in her ability to be a District Attorney after this incident. After this how could ppl support her to represents t...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Nice Place For Some OT Baller - smoke4life on 8/11/14 at 10:36 pm|
I hear Jeff Hilderbrand offered $425MM but was turned down....
| O-T Lounge|| re: If you were in your early 30s with 1-2 kids in Houston, where would you live? - smoke4life on 7/29/14 at 4:12 pm|
[quote]are willing to spend whatever it takes for a pretty nice (but not crazy extravagant) 3-4 BR place[/quote]
1. West U-Southampton (900k-1.2mil)
2. Heights (750-950k)
3. Bellaire (650k-950k)
| Political Talk|| Obama locks out the press — again - smoke4life on 7/23/14 at 8:51 pm|
[quote]“We think these fundraisers ought to be open to at least some scrutiny, because the president’s participation in them is fundamentally public in nature,” said Christi Parsons, the new president of the White House Correspondents Association. “Denying access to him in that setting undermines th...
| Money Talk|| re: Shell announces large GOM discovery........ - smoke4life on 7/15/14 at 11:20 pm|
[quote]I thought only part of Nexen was purchased by CNOOC[/quote]
No it was a complete buyout. 15 billion and some change. I think it was the largest foreign transaction ever completed by a Chinese company. Deal took a long time to close, Had to jump through a ton of regulatory bodies in Canad...
| Money Talk|| re: Shell announces large GOM discovery........ - smoke4life on 7/15/14 at 11:17 pm|
[quote]Wasn't Nexen purchased by CNOOC? [/quote]
Yes, the deal closed a while ago. CNOOC allows Nexen to operate under the Nexen flag, the rules put in place on the US division by the Senate subcommittee were pretty wild: No communications between US employees and other divisions, Nexen had to d...
| Money Talk|| re: Best Guess When it's time to Pull out the Market? - smoke4life on 7/1/14 at 11:26 pm|
Use the cocktail party index:
When you are at a party/get together and average folks are talking about how great their 401k's, investment accounts, returns, can't miss stocks, etc are time start unwinding.
When the talk is opposite of the above, start moving in.
Simple yet effective....
| Political Talk|| re: The IRS Had a Contract With an Email Backup Company - smoke4life on 6/20/14 at 11:41 pm|
[quote] obviously if you were going to back up emails may as well do them all. That's the efficient thing to do. [/quote][img]http://i.imgur.com/pvF87bM.jpg[/img]
Based off the org chart I would imagine it would be quite important for a leader in a 90k employee organization to have records of ema...
| Political Talk|| re: Rand Paul's way-too-early path to the GOP nomination. - smoke4life on 6/3/14 at 11:30 am|
Would love to see Cruz get behind Paul early on. Keep Cruz in the Rep debates but with the pure intention of protecting Paul.
A Cruz endorsement in Texas would go a long way for Paul. Cruz is by far the most popular politician in Texas.
(According to a new Public Policy Polling poll, Cr...
| Political Talk|| re: Rand Paul to Iowa GOP: Presidential Bid is Serious - smoke4life on 5/15/14 at 10:21 pm|
[quote]The senator revealed that he is very seriously looking at running for president in 2016[/quote]
| Money Talk|| Houston Area O&G CPA - smoke4life on 5/13/14 at 8:51 am|
Anyone have any recommendations for an oil & gas CPA for a very small O&G company?
Do not have enough volume to keep someone on staff, but need someone to oversee my:
Tax Preparations/deductions, bookkeeping and managing distributions to investors for waterfall pay structure on O&G wells, an...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Houston OTers...ortho surgeons(knee) suggestions - smoke4life on 5/5/14 at 7:17 pm|
Texas Orthopedics Group
Great orthopedics group who have specialists for all different types of injuries. Do some homework on each doctor and try and make an appointment with one you feel comfortable with.
I was there for high school ankle issues from sports a...
| More Sports Board|| re: Rockets out score trailblazers overall in series 672-670 - smoke4life on 5/3/14 at 4:26 pm|
Average is skewed bc of number of games that went into OT...
| More Sports Board|| re: Lillard nothing but NET!!! - smoke4life on 5/3/14 at 3:03 am|
Clutch shot. Well done.
Tip my hat.
Good series Portland. Go win the whole thing...
| More Sports Board|| re: Peej who do you have tonight? Mavs/Spurs and Rockets/Blazers - smoke4life on 5/3/14 at 3:00 am|