| O-T Lounge|| re: What's an acceptable wage for a live in personal assistant? - lsuconnman on 6/27/14 at 10:18 am|
Medicaid pays providers $15/hr 14 hours a day, and $10/hr for the remaining ten for the waiver programs....providers usually pay $8/hr. Good luck trying to find someone for less than $30k...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Hit and Run Kills Local LSU student - lsuconnman on 6/21/14 at 10:17 pm|
[quote]I don't understand how you could hit someone, then just run off like nothing happened.. [/quote]
Because the maximum penalty if you run is less than the minimum penalty if you hang around...
§32. Negligent homicide...whoever commits the crime of negligent homicide shall be imprisoned w...
| Political Talk|| re: Obama Cuts Hazard Pay for Soldiers Serving in Harm’s Way - lsuconnman on 6/14/14 at 10:44 am|
Tax free used to be like the hazard pay as well. One day in a hazardous area netted a month's tax free...it was always amazing how many planes broke on the last day of the month....
| Political Talk|| re: Labor-Participation Rate Mired at 36-Year Low. Worst since Jimmy Carter in 1978 - lsuconnman on 6/7/14 at 3:53 pm|
[quote]Ah yes. But in fact, participation rate increases with increasing opportunity in a growing economy. Not the opposite.[/quote]
I guess that depends upon one's philosophy whether people live to work, or do they work to live....
| Political Talk|| re: Labor-Participation Rate Mired at 36-Year Low. Worst since Jimmy Carter in 1978 - lsuconnman on 6/7/14 at 3:39 pm|
[quote]Pointless? How so?[/quote]
In theory, a 50% participation rate would be ideal. Everyone in that age range would be happily married, and due to everyone's financial stability nobody would need to worry about dual incomes.
Given that fairytale, declining participation would indicate impr...
| Political Talk|| re: Labor-Participation Rate Mired at 36-Year Low. Worst since Jimmy Carter in 1978 - lsuconnman on 6/7/14 at 1:48 pm|
[quote]I think you're going to continue to see a general decline in workforce participation
Automation, aging, and aggravation/disincentives will each have impact. [/quote]
so do housewives....which makes the participation rate argument pointless....
| Political Talk|| re: Obama admin to spend $20 BILLION on helicopters - lsuconnman on 5/10/14 at 7:25 pm|
Helicopters are disturbingly expensive. When you consider what Acadian Ambulance bills the state each year, this seems reasonable....
| Tiger Rant|| re: DH G1: Bama 0, LSU 2 - Final - Nola 4-hit Shutout / G2: 7pm (No TV) - lsuconnman on 5/10/14 at 5:01 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| re: Odell Beckham's Latina Model Fiancee Erica Liliana Mendez o_o - lsuconnman on 5/10/14 at 11:34 am|
[quote]This is about as creepy as it gets. Miscarriage rumors? Weirdo. [/quote]
| Tiger Rant|| re: Last Game in Old Alex Box - lsuconnman on 4/27/14 at 12:04 am|
The lighting was excellent that day as well...
| O-T Lounge|| re: THE February 2014 LA Bar Exam Result Thread - lsuconnman on 4/25/14 at 8:44 pm|
Joseph Bockrath is nearly as entertaining as a Tigerdroppings poster as he was a professor....
| O-T Lounge|| re: ADA question - lsuconnman on 4/25/14 at 6:12 pm|
[quote]ADA question My son just got a wheelchair last week. We've known about this and discussed this at length with the school. The nurse called and said they have to have a letter from the doctor in order for him to use the wheelchair at school. Like, I can't bring him to school on Monday without ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: American Black Site Base in Central Indian Ocean Called Diego Garcia - lsuconnman on 4/22/14 at 2:51 pm|
They landed space shuttles on cape canaveral's 15000 ft runway....It's not difficult to land a 777 on Diego's 12000 ft runway. ...
| Political Talk|| re: So my daughter has received interest from an Ivy League school - lsuconnman on 4/21/14 at 9:08 pm|
[quote]There was a story about a kid that gained admissions to all eight Ivies a couple weeks ago. His SAT was equal to a 32 ACT and he was 13th in his class. [/quote]
Vegas bookies think those numbers are a long shot for white girls from Mississippi.
Here's a good story...
Perfect college ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Laird gets him some ball girl - lsuconnman on 4/19/14 at 6:59 pm|
[quote]Well when you have people who think it's fricking cool to talk shite about not posting a pic. Then obviously you get down voted. Sorry I was with my old man and couldn't tell him "hold on let me pause the game and rewind it so I can fricking post a pic on TD so a bunch out frick sticks don't call...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Anybody got a Video of Cohen getting tossed - lsuconnman on 4/6/14 at 9:01 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| re: Does anyone care that Microsoft Office for iPad is now available? - lsuconnman on 3/30/14 at 12:19 am|
Expensive yet worthless
I'm sorry. I don't want to get into a thing here but anyone that calls an iPad expensive and worthless in 2014 is nothing short of fricking retarded.
Scoop speaks the truth...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Official Thread: Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 - lsuconnman on 3/29/14 at 11:26 pm|
[quote]I can't believe this plane is still missing. [/quote]
I'm surprised people are interested with a missing plane filled with Malaysians. Unless Amelia Earhart's the copilot, there must be more interesting stories on a planet this large....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Good Starter Camera - lsuconnman on 3/29/14 at 7:17 pm|
[quote]What kind of technique and equipment do you need to shoot stuff like Peter likk? I love his stuff but ain't shelling out 20k[/quote]
Peter Lik uses medium and large format cameras...an entry level body alone costs north of $20K. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Good Starter Camera - lsuconnman on 3/29/14 at 7:15 pm|
[quote]Slight thread hijack. Do you know how to get rid of shadow when shooting portraits indoors in a small room? I hate them! I only have the pop-up flash. I've thought about switching to manual mode and taking but am worried about decreasing shutter speed and blur.[/quote]
You need an off came...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Which dealership has the worst service department ? - lsuconnman on 3/29/14 at 6:45 pm|
I've found Brian Harris' to be very good as well...But it has to be when an oil change costs $294.50....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Bad Dealership Experiences - lsuconnman on 3/22/14 at 11:19 pm|
I wasted an entire day at Dean McCreary in Mobile. It was a horrible experience. They actually changed the price after the fact because they realized I drove from Baton Rouge. They even said "you're not going going to kill this deal after driving all the way from Baton Rouge."I put a $10K deposit on...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What was the fastest car you have ever owned? - lsuconnman on 3/16/14 at 12:00 pm|
[quote]I found the perfect car in Dallas with only 23K miles. [/quote]
I had to go to Raleigh to find a metallic blue.
Moto, do you ever attend any of the rally's or the Whiskey Bay PCA?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: LSMSA, thoughts? - lsuconnman on 3/16/14 at 3:26 am|
she's not attending Choate...Good schools receive tens of thousands of applications each year. What distinguishes your daughter from the everyone else?
... If you believe undergrad is damn near irrelevant, why do you think one year of LSMSA is significant?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: LSMSA, thoughts? - lsuconnman on 3/16/14 at 2:56 am|
[quote]Based on the Search function the average OT'r seems rather hateful about it but considering how few get accepted I'm wondering if there's other perspectives?
Got a kid that got accepted. I didn't let her go the first couple years but for senior year I can't see the downside. She's smarter...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What was the fastest car you have ever owned? - lsuconnman on 3/16/14 at 2:22 am|
[quote]My current car, a 2009 911 Carrera, is the fastest I've owned. My previous, a 2010 Transformers Edition Camaro 2SS, would easily give it a run in the quarter mile, but the 911 tops out around 25 mph higher.[/quote]
I want to upgrade to the 911. But until then I'm stuck with the poor man's ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: New Law School Rankings - lsuconnman on 3/12/14 at 9:34 pm|
locked up a summer associate job at OCI, is going to be making 6 figures prorated this summer.
Jesus. How much per week?
I'm an engineer I'll help you out with the math. It is likely in excess of $1,923.08 give or take a penny for rounding. [/quote]
I'm sure it'...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Telescope ideas... - lsuconnman on 3/11/14 at 9:47 pm|
Last I saw it was turning left
| O-T Lounge|| re: Telescope ideas... - lsuconnman on 3/11/14 at 9:26 pm|
[quote]You could start with a good pair of binoculars. You can see the rings of Saturn with 40x binoculars.[/quote]
You'd be surprised what you can see with just 8-10x magnification
| O-T Lounge|| re: How many of you have one of these on the back of your vehicle? - lsuconnman on 3/9/14 at 2:11 pm|
I think any of those stickers would complement this one perfectly...