| O-T Lounge|| re: History Thread, Not WW2 Related: What is Britian's single greatest victory? - bayoubengals88 on 8/20/14 at 7:55 pm|
[quote]Battle of Agincourt
[/quote] ooh good one. Great speech too!
I'm thinking Armada, Trafalgar, Agincourt are interchangeable. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Maybe one of you cute little fillies can help me out with something - bayoubengals88 on 8/18/14 at 10:42 pm|
No truer question has ever been asked.
The answer: If the problem is solved then the female has nothing to bitch about (until the next problem soon arises).
Women aren't at ease unless they are bitching or complaining to the world about something.
ETA: I apparently reinforced the consensus...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What's your preferred time of day for a cigarette? - bayoubengals88 on 8/18/14 at 10:00 pm|
[quote]drinking coffee on the porch
[/quote] I don't even smoke, but I love the idea of black coffee and cigs in the morning. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Why can't half of the posters on the OT use these simple words correctly? - bayoubengals88 on 8/17/14 at 11:27 pm|
"In regards to" regards is something you send someone at the end of a letter.
It's "regarding" or "concerning"
Hardly anyone knows this!
"Based off of" ...No!!! "Based on" is much more concise. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: OT runners: how do you overcome plateau's? - bayoubengals88 on 8/17/14 at 3:12 pm|
keep running. That usually worked for me. I can do whatever my mind tells my body to do.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Has anyone tried "Oil Pulling"? - bayoubengals88 on 8/16/14 at 9:42 pm|
Sam's or Costco has what you need. They sell a big container for around $15.
The stuff from Walmart doesn't even smell like coconuts. It's refined.
And yes, Coconut oil solidifies under 76 degrees. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Has anyone tried "Oil Pulling"? - bayoubengals88 on 8/16/14 at 6:52 pm|
[quote]I don't believe anyone puts oil in their mouth for 20 consecutive minutes.
[/quote] It's not that bad. 15 minutes is long enough.
It's easy to work into a morning routine, and it gives you a good excuse not to talk to anyone. :lol:
[quote]Yes, not bringing a toothbrush to the mountain...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Has anyone tried "Oil Pulling"? - bayoubengals88 on 8/16/14 at 6:34 pm|
By Jessica T. Emery, DMD
"For the record, a regular oil-pulling routine should not replace routine dental visits and traditional at-home oral care. Oil pulling does not reverse the effects of tooth decay, and it’s important that patients are made fully aware of that. That being said, I do believe...
| O-T Lounge|| Has anyone tried "Oil Pulling"? - bayoubengals88 on 8/16/14 at 6:02 pm|
1) Buy unrefined, extra virgin coconut oil
2) put a tablespoon of it in your mouth
3) swish around for 15-20 minutes
4) spit it in the garbage
[link=(http://health.usnews.com/health-news/health-wellness/articles/2014/04/23/should-you-try-oil-pulling)]US News: Should You Try Oil Pulling?[/link...
| More Sports Board|| re: US Amateur (golf) - bayoubengals88 on 8/16/14 at 4:49 pm|
Mainly speaking of Yang going for it on 18 and failing miserably.
After he won on the 19th he said he'd do it again because he stands by his decisions. Idiot. I pity his caddy. ...
| More Sports Board|| US Amateur (golf) - bayoubengals88 on 8/16/14 at 4:44 pm|
Young = dumb
Terrible, terrible decision making led by naïveté and egocentrism.
Hard to watch, yet can't stop watching....
| Money Talk|| re: Stock newbie here - bayoubengals88 on 8/16/14 at 4:31 pm|
At least two have been discussed at length on this board.
| O-T Lounge|| re: What are things people are afraid of that you don't understand why? - bayoubengals88 on 8/16/14 at 1:43 pm|
I don't understand why black mothers are afraid that their sons will get shot by a white police officer (NPR yesterday morning).
They should be more afraid that he'll get into drugs and gunned down by his peers.
What's the likelihood percentage here? ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Differences Between Male and Female Writing Styles - bayoubengals88 on 8/14/14 at 9:43 pm|
In academia, females authors/researchers are even drier than most males.
On blogs and message boards, women often use four words when one will suffice.
You know...like how they talk and stuff......
| O-T Lounge|| re: What's the most grad credits you'd recommend taking in one semester? - bayoubengals88 on 8/14/14 at 5:39 pm|
Must be an MBA...no one takes more than 9 hours in a rigorous master's program without getting a "B" or losing your mind.
| O-T Lounge|| re: What's the most grad credits you'd recommend taking in one semester? - bayoubengals88 on 8/14/14 at 5:37 pm|
I can speak from a history perspective. No more than 9 ever.
If you have a full time job, 6 would be stretching it. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: how long is your commute to work? - bayoubengals88 on 8/12/14 at 10:34 pm|
68 mile round trip.
About 40 minutes in the morning.
I love it! ...
| Political Talk|| re: Meanwhile Louisiana remains ranked number 48 in education - bayoubengals88 on 8/10/14 at 11:49 pm|
[quote] End this every child should go to college bs. Not every child needs to go to college. If you have a 2.5 and 13 on the ACT you do not need to go to college. You should go to a tech school and learn a skill so you can be a productive member of society. Our high schools should help promote that...
| Political Talk|| re: I keep hearing over and over that Israel is our CLOSEST Ally - bayoubengals88 on 8/10/14 at 11:39 pm|
If you didn't know that Israel has been a nation for only 66 years then you shouldn't be asking further questions.
The US has traditionally been allies with Israel because it has always been the Judeo-Christian thing to do. According to Judaism and Christianity they (Israel) were God's chosen pe...
| More Sports Board|| re: Why has ESPN more than any other network bought into the social justice movement - bayoubengals88 on 8/10/14 at 11:29 pm|
[quote]I have quit watching them because of it.[/quote]
Yep. The only thing I watch now is college football and College Gameday Final (sometimes). I can't tell you the last time I watched Sportscenter...and I used to watch it every morning from the age of 5 until my early 20s.
I really don't l...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Where would be the best place in Baton Rouge to get a tattoo? - bayoubengals88 on 8/10/14 at 11:12 pm|
[quote] based off literature.[/quote] based on...
| Money Talk|| re: Dividend Question - bayoubengals88 on 8/6/14 at 9:12 pm|
[quote]10% yearly dividend[/quote]
If we're looking at the same stock I see a 2.70% dividend...?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: 1st day of school - my 10 year old has a report on a child of the Holocaust - bayoubengals88 on 8/6/14 at 7:39 pm|
same here. just wondering. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Tobacco Users: QUIT!!! DAMMIT!!! - bayoubengals88 on 8/6/14 at 7:38 pm|
I probably smoke 30 cigars per year...
How many did he smoke. Did he inhale them???...
| O-T Lounge|| re: 1st day of school - my 10 year old has a report on a child of the Holocaust - bayoubengals88 on 8/6/14 at 7:34 pm|
[quote]fr33manator[/quote] Do you work in history?...
| Money Talk|| re: Brokerage Account as Part of Emergency Account - bayoubengals88 on 8/5/14 at 10:18 pm|
Do you use Ameritrade?
(doesn't seem like a terrible idea IMO)...
| Money Talk|| re: ERBB vs HEMP which marijuana stock to buy - bayoubengals88 on 8/5/14 at 10:13 pm|
sorry to prolong this thread....just had to. :rotflmao:...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Spinoff-Predict the largest home attendance at Tiger Stadium this year - bayoubengals88 on 8/5/14 at 8:21 pm|
Might top 100k for one of two games. Most will be around 90-95...
| Money Talk|| re: what are you guys looking to buy during this little dip - bayoubengals88 on 8/5/14 at 2:30 pm|
So they listened to Obama and are being punished for it? cool.
ETA: it appears you are correct. Amazing how that led to an instant, rather large, sell off.
5 times volume for WAG today....
| Money Talk|| re: GE to buy and hold forever... - bayoubengals88 on 8/5/14 at 2:20 pm|
GE is one of the very few blue chips that you'd have lost money on if you held it for the past 15 years...even with dividends reinvested.
Have you read this thread? [link=(http://www.tigerdroppings.com/rant/p/42734861/Dividend-stocks-and-DRIPs-as-a-long-term-investment-vehicle.aspx)]LINK[/link]...