| O-T Lounge|| re: L'Auberge in BR - Service - Sal Minella on 5/19/13 at 4:24 pm|
Sounds like the place could use a 2 hr Travel Channel special of Bar Rescue/Hotel/Restaurant Impossible....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Air Guard question...overseas contract work - Sal Minella on 5/13/13 at 11:30 pm|
It's possible but if you are still in the first 6 years of your contract, you'll have to get approval to be placed into the Inactive National Guard (ING) for the length of your contract. To do this you will have to probably show economic hardship. Get with your unit administrator, First Sergeant o...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What are the reasons for having opposite sex bathrooms? - Sal Minella on 4/30/13 at 10:03 am|
[quote]What are the reasons for having opposite sex bathrooms?[/quote]
So guys can get up, go take care of their business and get back to their seats in the stadium!
Have you seen the lines at women's bathrooms at sporting events where women make up less than 40% of the attendance. It's ridic...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Small LA Towns that annex 1/2 mile of interstate to run speed traps... - Sal Minella on 4/30/13 at 9:44 am|
[quote] I went to court to fight it and the ticket wasnt there[/quote]
So you showed up for your court date and the ticket wasn't filed?
Sounds like you won and could easily get the suspension lifted....
| Political Talk|| re: Corruption in Pharmaceutical Sales - Sal Minella on 4/25/13 at 4:28 pm|
Do you hate freedom? People should have the freedom to get prescribed some oxycodone and inject it if they want to. Shouldn't the pharmaceutical sales guy have the same freedom to help that guy exercise his freedom?
| Political Talk|| re: Miranda rights - Sal Minella on 4/19/13 at 10:25 pm|
[quote]Should he be considered an enemy combatant? [/quote]
No but I wouldn't mind if he chokes to death on his own blood sometime tonight....
| Political Talk|| re: Miranda rights - Sal Minella on 4/19/13 at 10:08 pm|
[quote]If that is true then it could damn well be a huge mistake.[/quote]
Only if they question him. Otherwise, it doesn't matter.
I'm guessing that they are holding off because to read him his rights would acknowledge his status as a citizen and would eliminate his potential to be called an ...
| Political Talk|| re: Miranda rights - Sal Minella on 4/19/13 at 9:24 pm|
[quote]What's your opinion on that??[/quote]
Is he currently being questioned by police? If not, it's not required. Only required before a custodial interrogation.
Plus I believe he has to be in a condition to affirmatively state he understands his rights....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Question for anyone in Law Enforcement: - Sal Minella on 4/16/13 at 9:52 pm|
[quote]Could it be past residents of my apartment they're looking for.[/quote] That's a good possibility.
You haven't been in accidents or any reason you'd be subpoenaed? ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Question for anyone in Law Enforcement: - Sal Minella on 4/16/13 at 9:44 pm|
[quote]If its so unimportant that he couldn't be courteous enough to,leave a note, he can come back. Or not. [/quote]
So the deputy should've wrote a note detailing the OPs legal business and taped it to his apartment door? Yeah, you are right, what a discourteous douche....
| Political Talk|| re: Police Checkpoint Question - Sal Minella on 4/12/13 at 9:40 pm|
[quote] If it is something special I might ask to see it.[/quote]
I think he was implying he'd ask to see it out of respectful curiousity not from a legal obligation....
| Political Talk|| re: Pew: 52% support legalization of marijuana (First majority ever) - Sal Minella on 4/4/13 at 8:09 pm|
[quote]God made weed, bitch.[/quote]
He made poison ivy too. Doesn't mean I'm rolling around in it...or smoking it....
| O-T Lounge|| re: St. Jean Apts - lovely place - Sal Minella on 3/28/13 at 4:29 pm|
The Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) Program provides rental assistance so that eligible families can afford [b]decent, safe, and sanitary housing[/b], while [b]pursuing their goals of economic independence and self-sufficiency[/b]. Congress authorized the program in 1974, and it allows families t...
| O-T Lounge|| re: OT police officers: Regarding denying a former employee acess to a building - Sal Minella on 3/28/13 at 4:16 pm|
That part is iffy. Is the only right of way to the apartment through the retail location? I believe the owner has the right to restrict him from the retail location....
| O-T Lounge|| re: OT police officers: Regarding denying a former employee acess to a building - Sal Minella on 3/28/13 at 4:09 pm|
Sounds like criminal trespass,[link=(http://www.legis.state.la.us/lss/lss.asp?doc=78584)]LRS 14:63[/link], a misdemeanor,
BTW, I'm not a cop or attorney but play one on the OT sometimes.
ETA: This may apply [link=(http://www.legis.state.la.us/lss/lss.asp?doc=78590)]LRS 14:63.3[/link]...
| O-T Lounge|| re: When You Get Pulled Over By a Cop, How Often are You Let go With Just a Warning? - Sal Minella on 3/28/13 at 3:56 pm|
[quote]Knowing that Texas had raised the speed limit to 80[/quote]
On 54 miles of Texas highway which happens to be a toll road specifically engineered for that speed (part is 85 mph now). So for that stretch of road TDOT has determined that reaction times are better there.
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| re: Prime Season Tickets for sale(3 together) - Sal Minella on 3/24/13 at 9:49 pm|
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Pinetta's European Restaurant - Sal Minella on 3/23/13 at 10:18 pm|
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Best BR restaurant stretch - Sal Minella on 3/23/13 at 8:44 pm|
You left off New Orlean's Poboys which has some good gyro and roast beef poboys. Oriental Pearl is a pretty solid little Chinese place.
I'd also add Chimes East.
Not a big fan of Capital City Grill....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Any chance Russell Shepherd gets drafted? - Sal Minella on 3/23/13 at 8:31 pm|
[quote]Maybe I'm just disappointed he never got a chance to show what he could do as a passer. But hell, Ware got a special play and threw a TD, why didn't Shep??
He was given plenty of opportunities as QB his freshman year. I saw him pass at a scrimmage...some things you should be abl...
| Political Talk|| re: 14.7% of Fallujah’s babies have birth defects, 14 times higher than Hiroshima - Sal Minella on 3/22/13 at 10:36 pm|
The suffering of any child is a terrible thing but not sure DU is the culprit.
Fallujah III - Castor Oil Extraction Chemical Plant
[quote]AN INFANT WITH MODERATE GROWTH RETARDATION, CONVULSIONS, CRANIO-FACIAL DYSMORPHIA, ABSENCE DEFORMITY OF LIMBS & VERTEBRAL SEGMENTATION DEFECT IS DESCRIBED. ...
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| re: LSU Football Season Tickets - Sal Minella on 3/15/13 at 6:11 pm|
I've got 3 west upper chair backs. Face value + tradition fund....
| Political Talk|| re: Under attack by Christian Right, Vanderbilt fights for its police force - Sal Minella on 3/5/13 at 9:02 pm|
[link=(http://www.nationalreview.com/corner/296544/battle-vanderbilt-tennessee-legislature-steps-david-french)]Another Side of the "year old" story[/link]...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Is it against the law to flash your head lights - Sal Minella on 3/2/13 at 7:56 pm|
[quote]However, if a cop sees you with your brights on, he can write you a ticket.[/quote] Only if he's operating his vehicle coming toward you or you're on his arse in traffic.
Correction, he CAN write the ticket but you can beat it....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Is it against the law to flash your head lights - Sal Minella on 3/2/13 at 7:53 pm|
[quote]The basics behind it are that its illegal to have your brights on within city limits. This is pretty universal.[/quote]
No its not.
EBR City Ordinance Sec. 11:283. - Headlamps; when low beam required. (City)
Whenever a motor vehicle is being operated on a street of this city between ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Is it against the law to flash your head lights - Sal Minella on 3/2/13 at 7:43 pm|
No. Not in Baton Rouge anyway....
| Political Talk|| re: So I hear Obama will exploit the Sandy Hook families at the SoTU on 2/12/13. - Sal Minella on 1/26/13 at 3:48 pm|
He did mention it in 2004 but your OP did not seem to indicate you were talking about renewal.
[quote] "The threat of terror is not set to expire on that deadline"[/quote]
Absolutely nothing untrue about this statement. If he'd said something like "the blood of dead Americans will be on your ...
| Political Talk|| re: So I hear Obama will exploit the Sandy Hook families at the SoTU on 2/12/13. - Sal Minella on 1/26/13 at 10:39 am|
[quote]No different than bush raping the constitution via the patriot act. He brought it up in SoTU too.[/quote] Patriot Act was passed 4 months before the 2002 SOTU overwhelmingly by both houses.
Bush was speaking to what had occured so actually it's quite different than using victims of a tra...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Hottest star from louisiana? - Sal Minella on 1/25/13 at 8:12 pm|
Maybe not officially a "star"...
| Political Talk|| re: What is the desired outcome for allowing women on the front lines? - Sal Minella on 1/25/13 at 7:58 pm|
Don't know. When I think of women in combat roles Jessica Lynch comes to mind...
who admitted to this:
"I did not shoot, not a round, nothing," she tells Sawyer. "When we were told to ...