| O-T Lounge|| What's your frat level today? - barry on 7/23/14 at 11:12 am|
While visiting the JFK museum in Hyannis, Cape Cod
Frat level: FAF
| O-T Lounge|| re: As many as 45 feared dead after plane crashes on island off coast of Taiwan - barry on 7/23/14 at 10:04 am|
[quote]A lot shorter distance to fall from the car seat to the ground as opposed to falling out of the sky.[/quote]
planes don't fly through intersections, or in opposite directions with only a few feet between them.
| O-T Lounge|| re: As many as 45 feared dead after plane crashes on island off coast of Taiwan - barry on 7/23/14 at 10:02 am|
[quote]Took my last flight 21 years ago. A white-knuckler from Houston to Dallas. Weather related but it chilled my shite concerning flying.
Thats so sad.
Everyone dies, so you going to limit your travel to a car because you have a .00000001% of dying.
FWIW I'm not a fan a flying ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Quick Uber question: TIA - barry on 7/22/14 at 9:08 pm|
It takes a while to get ramped up, it was even slow in Houston when it first started. Now it looks like someone kicked an anthill on the screen.
The first time I used it the same guy that dropped me off, picked me up, 4 hours apart....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Non-pretentious, "down to earth" Hollywood celebrities - barry on 7/22/14 at 5:14 pm|
Matt Damon is a pretty down to earth guy, i don't agree with his politics but he stays out of the media and leads a nromal life. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Dan Bilzerian interview today on Howard Stern - barry on 7/22/14 at 5:10 pm|
Dan knows EXACTLY what he's doing....
| O-T Lounge|| re: The truth about UBER - barry on 7/21/14 at 10:17 pm|
With GPS, being a cab driver is completely commondized.
It takes no skill whatsoever, except maybe in cities with extreme traffic conditions. ...
| Money Talk|| re: Using a job offer to get a raise at your current job: Advice? - barry on 7/19/14 at 8:40 pm|
[quote]Agreed. They had a radio segment on the other day talking about the "professional company man" and that you are destined to be underpaid by sticking with the same company for several years and that research (not sure whose) has shown that changing companies (or industries) every 2-3 years pos...
| Money Talk|| re: Anyone else thinking of pulling back on the stock market? - barry on 7/19/14 at 8:35 pm|
Why back out? There is always money to be made, short some stocks if you think it's going to regress....
| Political Talk|| re: Health Insurance tied to employment really is a terrible system - barry on 7/19/14 at 7:14 pm|
[quote]Not only does it add a large overhead to American companies that are now in a global market (where many foreign companies don't have that overhead), [/quote]
If they did away with it they would have to make it up in salary, it doesn't effect the "overhead"....
| Fantasy Sports Board|| re: DATFL: Offseason Thread Discussion | Slow Draft Proposed | Rule Change Proposed - barry on 7/19/14 at 6:34 pm|
Yea I'm gonna keep fitz or Crabtree, don't feel like giving up a luck unless I get a serious upgrade...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| re: DATFL: Offseason Thread Discussion | Slow Draft Proposed | Rule Change Proposed - barry on 7/19/14 at 6:25 pm|
0.0% chance I'm moving megatron...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| re: DATFL: Offseason Thread Discussion | Slow Draft Proposed | Rule Change Proposed - barry on 7/19/14 at 6:24 pm|
Just passed by the jersey/ NY state line.
Didn't see JewT, very disappointed....
| Fantasy Sports Board|| re: DATFL: Offseason Thread Discussion | Slow Draft Proposed | Rule Change Proposed - barry on 7/19/14 at 11:38 am|
What's going on, been out of pocket on vacation and will be for another week...
| O-T Lounge|| re: I got insomnia. Bad. - barry on 7/18/14 at 6:55 am|
Have you tried sleeping in a completely blacked out room and with ambient noise?
Started doing that with a sleep mask and now I sleep so well I have problems waking up....
| O-T Lounge|| re: The bi- monthly "where are you in the Gulf" thread - barry on 7/17/14 at 9:46 pm|
[quote]I've heard stories about guys fishing off the rig. How much of that do y'all really do on your time off?[/quote]
Been banned on non Mickey Mouse rigs...
| Political Talk|| re: Russia or Ukraine shoots down Malaysia Airlines plane carrying 295 - barry on 7/17/14 at 4:57 pm|
So were there Americans on board? I thought so but msnbc said none confirmed....
| More Sports Board|| re: DAT - The Aiken Saga Rolls On - barry on 7/17/14 at 7:25 am|
The Astros got seriously fricked by Aiken and his family. There is no way they didn't know this stuff.
Medical access may change in the future and it's gonna be called the Aiken rule.
Appel has had a rough start but there is no reason to think he's a bust yet....
| More Sports Board|| re: Where Does Jeter Rank For You? - barry on 7/17/14 at 7:12 am|
Dear God, there is so much horrible analysis in this thread, I don't even know where to start.
Anyone that uses fielding percentage hadn't followed baseball closely in the last 15 years or is 50. Thank god Baloo came in here to add some much needed perspective. When I have time tonight I'll get g...
| Off-Topic Board|| Lunch spots in Auburn? - barry on 7/16/14 at 10:15 am|
On a road trip, will be near Auburn at lunchtime. Any suggestions on a good place for a quick, inexpensive lunch?...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: Payton Adds Aspects of CrossFit to Saints Training Regime - barry on 7/15/14 at 8:21 am|
Crossfits problem is it's ridiculously expensive. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: The new Derek Jeter commercial is amazing - barry on 7/14/14 at 6:14 pm|
[quote]However I think the main reason Jeter is the all time hit leader for the Yankees is because the organization always gets established veterans to come later in their career, whereas Jeter is one of the few career Yankees. [/quote]
Are you like 14?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: ADVICE: Baby monitor question (video vs non video) - barry on 7/14/14 at 11:52 am|
Video all the way.
For all the reasons people said.
Get one that you can do multiple cameras incase you have another child, we still use it for my 4 year old and its basically serves as a video telecom system. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: NBA Free Agency Thread: Day 21 - barry on 7/13/14 at 5:58 pm|
| More Sports Board|| re: NBA Free Agency Thread: Day 21 - barry on 7/13/14 at 5:55 pm|
Yes they are better.
These are the risk they needed to take. If we sign bosh and match parsons, everyone is calling morey a genius. It was a calculated risk but saying it's stupid is hindsight.
I'm still baffled why pelican fans care so much about the rockets....
| More Sports Board|| re: NBA Free Agency Thread: Day 21 - barry on 7/13/14 at 5:45 pm|
Rockets swung for the fences and it didn't work out, it was still the right move and we are still way better than the pelicans whose sad life is only better when the rockets don't do well....
| More Sports Board|| re: No Kershaw game thread?? - barry on 7/10/14 at 10:53 pm|
| More Sports Board|| No Kershaw game thread?? - barry on 7/10/14 at 10:34 pm|
41 consecutive so far...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: What is the most you've binge watched a show in a single day? - barry on 7/10/14 at 8:54 pm|
Lost like most people here, maybe 8 or so episodes
At some point I think almost disconnected from reality, man i felt weird after binging on that show. ...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| re: DATBL Week 15: Sorry it's late..... - barry on 7/10/14 at 8:49 pm|
I need some bats, someone help :wah:...