| O-T Lounge|| re: Is drug running the true american dream? - Rush2112 on 8/13/14 at 11:18 am|
[quote]wasn't this a story line for a movie?[/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| Help me choose a router (woodworking, not networking) - Rush2112 on 7/11/14 at 7:55 am|
I will be using it about once a month, and my only requirements are that it must be a plunge and fixed base combo and must support 1/2" and 1/4" collet.
I am between:
The Skil 1830 for the low cost option at $109
| Political Talk|| re: Money and greed from different perspective the measure was set by one person - Rush2112 on 5/15/14 at 11:56 am|
[quote] I read yesterday of a new standard. Warren Buffet is using 1.2 billion to donate to Planned Parenthood. All of the people living that are in trouble with their lives don't deserve a dime from him.[/quote]
I honestly don't understand the subject or the body of your post, but if you're tryi...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Play as Kim Jong-Un and help defend North Korea - Rush2112 on 5/15/14 at 11:50 am|
[quote]All joking aside, that game looks pretty sweet and if I had an Android device I would play the shite out of it.[/quote]
[quote]"Glorious Leader! is coming soon to PC and something called a mobile device.[/quote]...
| O-T Lounge|| Play as Kim Jong-Un and help defend North Korea - Rush2112 on 5/15/14 at 11:37 am|
Coming soon to Android:
Player 2 press Start to join as Dennis Rodman.
| Political Talk|| re: Adam Carolla's New Book "President Me: The America That's in my Head." - Rush2112 on 5/14/14 at 11:03 am|
It's easy to brush him off as "just a comedian" but when you look into his background he is definitely a guy worthy of respect. He grew up poor and when he asked his mom why she doesn't work she replied "because I would lose my welfare check." Instead of following in her footsteps and helping creat...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What is a good site to learn computer programming? - Rush2112 on 5/12/14 at 7:18 am|
CodeAcademy is really good. I recommend the course that they have on Python.
[quote] I'm a total beginner and am trying to acquire this marketable skill set.[/quote]
It's great that you want to do this, just know going into it that, like anything, if you want to be good enough to do anything ...
| O-T Lounge|| What makes somebody want to upload original content to torrent websites? - Rush2112 on 5/1/14 at 2:28 pm|
I was reading about the guy who is being sued for for $32M for uploading UFC fights to torrent websites for others to download.
It got me thinking, what benefit do people get out of doing something lik...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Cracking or arc pop when flipping light switch? - Rush2112 on 4/30/14 at 1:47 pm|
[quote]Thought you were kidding. Wow. Take the cover off and see what what's wrong. You have a wire touching something it shouldn't be or the switch needs to be replaced.[/quote]
[quote]Pump the brakes bro. You think sparks inside your wall are not dangerous. Let's not...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Neighborhood watch leader killed for recording crime with cell phone - Rush2112 on 4/29/14 at 7:44 am|
[quote]Another great example of how gun control laws work. [/quote]
This wasn't in the UK, it was in Oakland.
He's complaining that he didn't find it in US news, and he didn't find it because this is not a national news story. Crime took place, suspects are getting charged. Happens every da...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Vice Principal of South Korean students on sunken ferry hanged himself - Rush2112 on 4/18/14 at 7:21 am|
[quote]Why would you hang yourself after surviving a tragedy like this?[/quote]
Imagine how hard it would be as a Vice Principal to lose one of your students to a tragedy.
Now imagine if it was hundreds of them....
| Money Talk|| re: Electrical Engineering - Rush2112 on 3/6/14 at 11:43 am|
I graduated from LSU in 2010 with a couple internships in oil/gas. That industry really didn't appeal to me as it was boring as hell and wound up in tech support for an engineering manufacturer in Asheville starting at $60k. Now I'm making $75k and spend most my time making training videos/tutoria...
| Money Talk|| re: Where to invest (Vanguard) - Rush2112 on 3/5/14 at 10:24 am|
[quote]wellington is a good balanced fund. believe it has higher loads though [/quote]
I tried to buy some shares of this (VWELX) a couple weeks ago, and it is closed to new investors. I got VWINX instead which is basically the same thing except 40/60 stocks/bonds instead of 60/40....
| Money Talk|| re: Paying off a credit card too soon? - Rush2112 on 2/26/14 at 10:49 am|
My personal experience in a similar situation.. My credit score was sitting still at slightly above average for a couple of years. I got an AMEX rewards card that was 0% for a year, so I put everything on it and payed only the $35 monthly min. payment. My credit score increased dramatically throug...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Soldier flagrantly avoids flag salute, sets off online outrage - Rush2112 on 2/26/14 at 10:40 am|
[quote]We do live in a free country.[/quote]
I don't have a strong opinion on this but you can't use the "it's a free country" excuse when you are in the service. Different rules apply when you are not a civilian....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Nancy Grace / George Zimmerman / GUNS! - This has it all... - Rush2112 on 2/25/14 at 10:25 am|
[quote]Not really. I didn't click the link and I'm not paying attn to her. I can do that and simultaneously dislike her. Nice try tho.[/quote]
I wasn't replying to you...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Nancy Grace / George Zimmerman / GUNS! - This has it all... - Rush2112 on 2/25/14 at 9:58 am|
[quote]If you didn't hate her before, watch this and you will. [/quote]
I love the irony here. You are giving her exactly what she wants. Exposure. It's her job to rile up people like you and gain attention, and she's doing it right....
| Olympics Board|| re: Will we ever see an Olympic boycott again? - Rush2112 on 2/24/14 at 8:13 am|
[quote]Would North Korea boycott the games in South Korea....or would they send a team and then fake a bunch of news stories about them sweeping ALL of the competitions? [/quote]
| Olympics Board|| Elana Meyers - Rush2112 on 2/19/14 at 7:48 pm|
| Olympics Board|| re: Ski Jumping was better back in the 1980s - Rush2112 on 2/19/14 at 11:55 am|
[quote]There wasn't anything really inherently different other than heavy winds, right? Holy crap.[/quote]
Form was different. It was this event that helped give birth to the V-style which drastically improves consistency with stability.
| Olympics Board|| re: If you had to pick…which event would you do? - Rush2112 on 2/19/14 at 11:50 am|
With the way those races go, I feel like I would have decent odds if I just kept pace at #6 and waited for the others to crash and jump ahead by default. And it looks fun as hell.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Russians Missing - Rush2112 on 2/19/14 at 11:12 am|
[quote]They have all gone missing and the wives have a very large life insurance policy on them...[/quote]
Where are you getting this shit? Is it supposed to be a joke? The link is nothing more than a recap of the game....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Women who do all the driving in the relationship: Open for Discussion - Rush2112 on 2/18/14 at 11:11 am|
[quote] On the one hand the guy may be a Beta.[/quote]
[quote]I admittedly do most of the driving in my relationship it is not symbolic of who is in charge, it is because my wife wants the luxury of being driven everywhere.[/quote]
I'm sorry, is this NOT Beta? :lol:
In all seriousness, who...
| O-T Lounge|| re: I need some electrician help - Rush2112 on 2/18/14 at 10:38 am|
[quote]the circuit doesn't care if it's AC or DC.[/quote]
Say what?? The bulb certainly cares. Apply a household battery, or even a care battery to a standard bulb ain't gonna do the trick....
| O-T Lounge|| re: I need some electrician help - Rush2112 on 2/18/14 at 10:26 am|
[quote]Can I use some sort of battery to test?[/quote]
Unfortunately no, batteries are DC only while your light fixture requires 120V AC.[quote]I am going to rewire a light fixture and need to know what I can do to test it without hooking it back up to the wall.[/quote]
You need to apply 120V ...
| Olympics Board|| re: Lolo - Rush2112 on 2/17/14 at 11:50 am|
[quote]I hate cheering against America, but I can't cheer for Lolo.[/quote]
Can you elaborate on this? Is it because she went to LSU?
I was trying to research why she seems to be hated and this is what I found on her Wiki page under Criticism:
[quote] stated that "This [media attention pai...
| Olympics Board|| re: NBC just went to a whole new level of crap - Rush2112 on 2/16/14 at 8:55 pm|
That was awful. Dude is celebrating his medal and NBC walks up and interviews him about his deceased brother. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: 28 hour day - Rush2112 on 2/10/14 at 7:17 am|
| O-T Lounge|| re: List of boyfriend rules by two elementary school girls - Rush2112 on 2/7/14 at 7:32 am|
[quote]21) respect different religens [/quote]
This is odd for a 6 or 9 year old to even think about....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Tigerland cat calling leads to 4th offense DWI arrest - Rush2112 on 1/29/14 at 9:45 pm|
St. George represent :nana: