| O-T Lounge|| re: All EBR school system students to receive free lunch - tigeraddict on 7/29/14 at 9:02 am|
Why pay for those who can pay? My daughters do not need any help paying their lunch money. This is a huge waste of tax payer money. This just reiterates that we pay too much in taxes already. ...
| Political Talk|| re: The GOP House should tie minimum wage to the CPI. - tigeraddict on 7/28/14 at 11:57 am|
eliminate Min wage...
| Political Talk|| re: Key Piece of Video “Evidence” to blame Russia for Plane Debunked - tigeraddict on 7/22/14 at 11:11 am|
the billboard in the video is not right up in the trees, yet from the overhead view it is almost in the trees..... ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: How are condoms only 98% effective even with perfect use? - tigeraddict on 7/21/14 at 5:22 pm|
[quote]women whose partners use male condoms experience a 2% per-year pregnancy rate with perfect use[/quote]
2 percent per year is not the same as failing 2% of the time
not sure how exactly they figure it but they must look at a couple using condoms, and out of all the sample groups, couples...
| Political Talk|| re: Debt crisis doesn't exist - tigeraddict on 7/21/14 at 9:42 am|
spending is still growing faster then GDP is growing. So the problem is only getting worse. ...
| Political Talk|| re: University of Wisconsin calls for distribution of higher grades for minorities - tigeraddict on 7/20/14 at 4:31 pm|
So does that mean the Asian and mid-easterners grades will need to be lowered to help us white folks out as well?...
| Money Talk|| re: another mortgage question - tigeraddict on 7/20/14 at 11:37 am|
Sounds like something in escrow. My mortgage company re-evaluates in July where my funding is on my escrow. Did home insurance increase or flood insurance increase?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: CB&I plans to close its Addis fab shop by Jan 2015 - tigeraddict on 7/18/14 at 11:53 am|
[quote]The entire management (in BR) team was told to move to the Woodlands or be out of a job.[/quote]
i heard they were moving the entire building staff from the Essen office to texas, to make room for more project managers/engineers for the upcoming boom in the area...
| Political Talk|| re: should this man have to serve his sentence? - tigeraddict on 7/15/14 at 8:46 am|
[quote]should this man have to serve his sentence?[/quote]
I am on the fence on this one. I think you question the family of the victim, and see what they think. its been 19 years for them as well. hopefully by then they have come to terms and no longer want "justice"
I would even be for ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Whats the longest you've done the same job? - tigeraddict on 7/11/14 at 2:23 pm|
I'm still working at the same place i started out of high school, which was over 22 years ago.
however, i left for another company for 2.5 years, and then came back...
| Political Talk|| re: Do you agree with the video about Israel? - tigeraddict on 7/11/14 at 1:48 pm|
it all about perspective... i'm sure both sides think they are "peaceful"...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Scientists Say Smelling Farts Might Prevent Cancer - tigeraddict on 7/11/14 at 1:44 pm|
i call bullshite
i routinely fart, and i have had cancer......
| O-T Lounge|| re: Self-Guided .50cal Bullets - tigeraddict on 7/11/14 at 1:43 pm|
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=heMboVN12r0)]Tom Selleck - Runnaway Bullet[/link]
they had this in the 80s :lol:...
| Political Talk|| re: The case that could unravel Obamacare - tigeraddict on 7/10/14 at 1:31 pm|
Dc circ court is suppose to rule on it this week...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Russia claims it will have Radar Evading Nuclear Weapons by 2021 - tigeraddict on 7/9/14 at 1:03 pm|
The missile itself may be stealthy, but the launch itself will be hard to hide.... thats an extremely large heat signature......
| O-T Lounge|| re: How much is the Fall tuition at LSU? - tigeraddict on 7/8/14 at 1:32 pm|
[quote]Damn, I started in 1994 and had a full academic scholarship (this was before TOPS) so I didn't have to pay. But it seems like I remember seeing my roommates statement and it was around $1,200 to $1,300 a semester. [/quote]
In 1992 it was $1024/Semester
| Political Talk|| re: Do you believe in Social Security choice? - tigeraddict on 7/7/14 at 3:13 pm|
6.2% of every dollar i make is forced to go in there as well as my employer matching that 6.2%
if that were going into a 401K i could retire much earlier in life....
| Political Talk|| re: Interesting idea: "Why China Will Reclaim Siberia" - tigeraddict on 7/4/14 at 8:47 pm|
[i]Bear and the dragon[/i] will come true
Clancy predicted it...
| O-T Lounge|| re: LSU College of Engineering Renderings (Updated) - tigeraddict on 6/30/14 at 1:09 pm|
[quote]Bid on Renovations and Expansion went out February 18, 2014. [/quote]
that was for the general contractor - MAPP/Skansta(sp?) was the awarded bidder
Good luck to that team getting local subcontractors to bid the project, MAPP has burnt a lot of bridges around town...
| Political Talk|| re: For all you anti-immigrant types... - tigeraddict on 6/29/14 at 11:31 am|
[quote]For all you anti-immigrant types...[/quote]
we should still be an open immigrate country, but one where you go through a process to enter, not an open border policy where you just walk across...
if we truly had an open border, anyone come as you want, we would see tens of millions all c...
| O-T Lounge|| re: How to handle what could be a non issue - tigeraddict on 6/24/14 at 11:08 am|
If it is a legitimate bill and you intend on paying it, contact the doc/collection agency and tell they you will only pay if the item is removed from your credit report.
| Political Talk|| re: 2014 May = warmest on record. - tigeraddict on 6/19/14 at 8:54 am|
[quote]You should propose a solution.
Carbon cap & trade has already been proposed by multiple people.
we should target the sun and volcanoes because they are effecting our weather too much......
| O-T Lounge|| re: Disney Resort Gurus - Park Hopper or no Park Hopper - tigeraddict on 6/19/14 at 8:52 am|
cheaper to get a 5 or 6 day pass then a 4 day with park hopper
park hopper adds $60 to ticket... just add more days...
| Political Talk|| re: 2014 May = warmest on record. - tigeraddict on 6/19/14 at 8:48 am|
and one month in 100+ years means what in a 4.5 billion year planet life?
| Money Talk|| re: How much house can 140K/year salary buy with 4% 30yr? - tigeraddict on 6/17/14 at 12:09 pm|
[quote]Between the wife and I, we are looking at about 140K. mid 20s, [b]no kids[/b], she has about 30K left in student loans[/quote]
just make sure you can afford the note on your income alone should you choose she stay home with kids. Not sure of prop taxes/insurance costs in that area, but ...
| Money Talk|| re: Using the Will Cover method for car buying - tigeraddict on 6/16/14 at 9:13 pm|
[quote]I'll keep y'all updated[/quote]
always wait till the end of the month to buy a vehicle. you can get better deals as they are trying to get their quotas out for the month...
| Political Talk|| re: Conservative solution to minimum wage increase... - tigeraddict on 6/16/14 at 4:17 pm|
[quote]Conservatives don't see slave wages as a problem. Thus they have no solution.[/quote]
so how much is it worth to pay someone to take my order at a fast food joint?
Thats OK, they will be replaced with a touch screen order menu soon anyways
And most minimum wage positions are entry ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: HR/employers/big shots: What do y'all do re: potential employee's social media? - tigeraddict on 6/15/14 at 8:00 am|
Not in HR, but a few years back we were given some resumes for and intern position. We looked up the nams on FBI that we had it narrowed down to. And eliminated done due to pics posted on their page.
Actions have consequences. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: So some jack leg just got stuck mud riding on my property. - tigeraddict on 6/12/14 at 11:51 am|
ouch, doesn't look like he is going anywhere soon...
| O-T Lounge|| re: what do you think of this concept 4x4 VW van? - tigeraddict on 6/10/14 at 12:04 pm|