| O-T Lounge|| re: 2014 Hurricane Season Long Thread - Invest 96L; possible gulf threat - saltybulldog on 8/20/14 at 12:10 pm|
Due to funding constraints and an increase in the internet community forecasting reliability, we of the hurricane hunters have decide to just use the OT forecast.
Prediction: Tropics staaaaaaacked. LSU game fuuuuucked ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Is there anything worthwile about Mobile, AL? - saltybulldog on 8/19/14 at 9:29 am|
Geographically well positioned. Neat little downtown. The city has lots of potential. Mobile is like The gamecocks football program circa 90s. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Robin Williams Dead at 63 - saltybulldog on 8/12/14 at 9:25 am|
[quote]I disagree with other non celebs not having a greater touch. There are plenty of unknowns out there every day pushing this society far further and greater than any celeb on the planet. While a celebs touch is spread out over the planet far further than most, it's highly over valued in compari...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Robin Williams Dead at 63 - saltybulldog on 8/12/14 at 9:11 am|
[quote]Normal people in a lot of other regular jobs have just as much and maybe even more impact on each other's lives by feeding them, providing them power/fuel, educating them, etc... We just don't value that as much as we should in this society, [b]we rather put a Kardashian on a pedestal[/b]... ...
| Political Talk|| re: NYTimes feature - Has the libertarian moment finally arrived? - saltybulldog on 8/11/14 at 5:58 am|
[quote]religion is. actually. but you'll blame that on government too I suppose. [/quote]
Certain organized religions have some faults but being selfish is not one. I don't recall the last time a church took money from me without my direct consent.
Feeding poor kids... Something churches do v...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What sounds like the better workout? Swim 1 mi., run 5 mi., or bike 25 mi.? - saltybulldog on 8/11/14 at 5:41 am|
Well then, :bow:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What sounds like the better workout? Swim 1 mi., run 5 mi., or bike 25 mi.? - saltybulldog on 8/10/14 at 9:04 pm|
I've swam a mile once. Don't remember how long it took. 10 years ago,[b] I've run 5 miles in 30 minutes or less probably over 100 times.[/b] I've NEVER biked at a 25 MPH pace. [/quote]
You might be a badass, but I'm calling bull shite. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Recent Trend of Fat "Power Lifters" (Who Do Not Compete) In The Gym (srs) - saltybulldog on 8/7/14 at 3:29 pm|
Hey dude, I'm not mad. I am happy with myself...could Stand to gain some weight but I just find it sad that you are mad about something so insignificant. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Recent Trend of Fat "Power Lifters" (Who Do Not Compete) In The Gym (srs) - saltybulldog on 8/7/14 at 3:09 pm|
Sounds like you have roid rage...sorry bout your small rustled jimmies.
I didnt say help them socialize. I simply suggested you try to do something besides being a negative nancy. :cheers:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Recent Trend of Fat "Power Lifters" (Who Do Not Compete) In The Gym (srs) - saltybulldog on 8/7/14 at 2:29 pm|
[quote]typically they are the ones walking around the gym, with their flatbilled hats, [b]bragging about they can deadlift 600lbs x 50 reps and everyone else is thinking[/b] "no one cares Jeff, pls go"[/quote]
I may be in the minority, put if I see someone that can deadlift 600lbs 50 times...I a...
| Political Talk|| re: Do People Here Still Buy the GOP talking point - saltybulldog on 8/5/14 at 10:09 pm|
[quote]Do People Here Still Buy the GOP talking point[/quote]
As a general rule, I dont support any talking points. I do, however, support the idea that economic freedom is much more suitable to support a long lasting, strong society than one controlled by government.
The point that should be...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Teach me the art of salary negotiations - saltybulldog on 8/5/14 at 11:35 am|
If you have another job offer that is great. If you want the position in question more, you need to decide what that is worth? Meaning, would you be willing to take the job for $5k less? If so, if they offer you a job, they should make you an offer. If it matches your acceptable pay, take it. I...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Teach me the art of salary negotiations - saltybulldog on 8/5/14 at 11:03 am|
Is this for your current employer? The range you found is based on experience. Where do you fall in that category? Based on your performance level, how would you tank yourself...try to be honest.
Most places are willing to pay for someone that is worth it but I you are easily replaceable, don't ...
| Political Talk|| re: Man builds own toll road after getting tired of city works road closure - saltybulldog on 8/4/14 at 1:33 pm|
Before the Federal government started financing road construction, there were thousands of miles of toll/private roads constructed all across the county. Left to its own maturation, that system would have done just fine by now. there is no telling how things would have transpired.
The power gri...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Baby #6 born tonight.. Our 4th girl! - saltybulldog on 8/4/14 at 9:00 am|
What about the Saints winning super bowl and 12 hours later having a boy.
<---- happened to this guy. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Baby #6 born tonight.. Our 4th girl! - saltybulldog on 8/4/14 at 6:38 am|
Congrats. That's a big baby!!!
We have 4. I had balls snipped on the way home from hospital after the last one. :lol:
| Tech Board|| re: direct TV or dish? - saltybulldog on 8/3/14 at 9:38 pm|
For those that use Dish, what do you use for internet service?...
| Political Talk|| re: America's Infrastructure Report Card: G.P.A. = D+ - saltybulldog on 7/31/14 at 12:56 pm|
From my vantage point, it is not that there is no crappy infrastructure. It's the fact that the federal government wastes a lot of the money used for "infrastructure". There are roads all over this country that are way over designed, which wastes the money that could be spent in places like Baton...
| Political Talk|| re: America's Infrastructure Report Card: G.P.A. = D+ - saltybulldog on 7/31/14 at 11:26 am|
[quote]Grading on a curve of the rest of the world makes it obvious this "report" is overly hysterical.[/quote]
This report is hysteria. I am a civil engineer. I design and oversee construction of public infrastructure and there is more waste than you can even imagine. Water systems, for the m...
| O-T Lounge|| re: How difficult are babies really - saltybulldog on 7/31/14 at 10:57 am|
[quote]We are expecting our first in September and putting nervous, scared, etc aside. How tough are the little guys/gals? [/quote]
Congrats! They can be tough, but it has alot to do with your temperament and expectations. If you are uptight, nervous, and scared and/or if you think life will be...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Taking the Project Management (PMP) Certification. How was the Test? - saltybulldog on 7/28/14 at 10:06 pm|
[quote]You work as A but apply for B but try to get bull shite certifications that won't help you make the switch. Ok, I'm done. Sorry you are mad.[/quote]
:dunno: But, I aint even mad. I am not trying to get any certificates. Just pointing out that many degrees and certificates are useless. Of...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Taking the Project Management (PMP) Certification. How was the Test? - saltybulldog on 7/28/14 at 6:04 pm|
In my experience an MBA is a waste of time as well. Of course, I think the real measure is the individual. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Ebola spreads to Lagos - saltybulldog on 7/25/14 at 5:48 pm|
So, is this finally the start of the zombie apocalypse?. I feel like Linus waiting on the great pumpkin....
| SEC Rant|| re: Say goodbye to your non-permanent cross-division opponent this year! - saltybulldog on 7/24/14 at 10:00 pm|
Weird, the next time State plays in swamp, I will have a kid in college. She is 8 now. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Who is more hated on the OT: People who run/defend Yellow Cab, or cops - saltybulldog on 7/23/14 at 11:48 am|
I'm pretty sure it's crossfitters and fatties. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Pandora one: WYBI - saltybulldog on 7/21/14 at 9:54 am|
Who has used Pandora one? Is it worth it?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Your friend with the best job? - saltybulldog on 7/18/14 at 1:22 pm|
[quote]Eh, I don't know if I would swap with anybody at this point. I have friends that make a little more money, but I have a lot of freedom doing what I do. If I keep my shite in order, then I can do pretty much whatever I want to any day of the week. Good employees help. [/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| re: Malaysian Airliner with 295 people on board shot down by SAM missle - saltybulldog on 7/17/14 at 11:26 am|
what has Malaysian Air done to get this much shite. Its really crazy that the same airliner has had the issues they have. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Recommend me some TED Talks - saltybulldog on 7/17/14 at 11:20 am|
| O-T Lounge|| re: OT, What Kind of Spider Is This? - saltybulldog on 7/10/14 at 1:57 pm|
Before the internet existed it was a Banana Spider.