| 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|
| Money Talk|| re: Buying a vehicle in Texas for tax savings - tigeraddict on 6/9/14 at 2:28 pm|
You will have to pay a high price to switch the tags from Texas to LA as well........
| O-T Lounge|| re: Does your wife do all your grocery shopping at Whole Foods? - tigeraddict on 6/9/14 at 12:39 pm|
We deal with food allergies in my household, and whole foods has some items we cant get elsewhere that are safe. That is the only thing we buy there because of the prices. Rest of our shopping is either, Target, Walmart, WinnDixie, or Sams for the bulk items...
| Money Talk|| re: Help me understand payroll tax levies - tigeraddict on 6/6/14 at 3:04 pm|
dont quote me but i think you can only garnish a maximum % of someones check each month and i believe that its 30%...
| Political Talk|| re: Tell me, is my view on the draft really THAT crazy? - tigeraddict on 6/5/14 at 7:27 pm|
[quote]hmm, I wonder how well an army filled with the uneducated and unmotivated will fare against a motivated enemy?[/quote]
ask north Korea...
| Political Talk|| re: Is Obama prodding the GOP led house to impeach him? - tigeraddict on 6/3/14 at 3:34 pm|
[quote]Removal requires a 2/3 majority. You'd need 67 Senators. Will never happen.
i was implying that you needed at least a majority to bring up the proceedings... Reid will shut it down if he was majority leader...
| O-T Lounge|| re: HWY 73 construction between I-10 and US 61 - tigeraddict on 6/3/14 at 2:17 pm|
[quote]So if you take 1000 days worked so far and subtract the 671 (from the above), they still have 329 days left before they are charged damages[/quote]
state contracts give a fixed amount of rain days per month, but that can easily be exceeded. also expect more holiday days, so expect that nu...
| Political Talk|| re: Is Obama prodding the GOP led house to impeach him? - tigeraddict on 6/3/14 at 2:05 pm|
hold hearing is all they will do until after the November elections
No since trying to impeach without a majority in the senate... should that happen in November... let the circus ensue, and the 2016 election go blue again...
| Money Talk|| re: UPDATE: Buyers of My House Having Hard Time Getting Financed - tigeraddict on 6/3/14 at 10:18 am|
[quote]you could do owner financing with a 40k down payment and hope they move out leaving you with 40k and your house. Alternatively you could do a lease option and charge 10k for the option. That way if they don't end up purchasing your house you get the 10k.
was gonna suggest owner f...
| O-T Lounge|| re: House Hunters International is a fraud - tigeraddict on 6/3/14 at 9:13 am|
same thing for the regular version
BR did the same thing. they had already bought a house, they showed them 2 more, then they one they own
its reality TV... just like all the other reality TV shows they are for entertainment purposes only
think the couple from the BR episode was hired by o...