| O-T Lounge|| re: Too Many Womenz whoring it up at OTC - SlackMaster on 5/8/13 at 5:15 pm|
[i]I can't believe I'm the first to request 'em.[/i]...
| Money Talk|| re: Calling Car Salesmen... - SlackMaster on 5/8/13 at 7:12 am|
[quote]I have a solid Federal job with solid pay, and can afford it. So, who cares if I spend big bucks on a rapidly depreciating asset? I don't. I have zero credit card debt, solid savings and retirement, and a healthy portfolio. Some people choose to be thrifty savers, I like to splurge here and t...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Was a 4th girl kidnapped in Cleveland by the Castros? - SlackMaster on 5/8/13 at 5:46 am|
[quote]That would accomplish nothing other than making us like one of those backward assed Muslim countries[/quote]
I agree with this BUT I do also have problems with our extremely liberal definition of cruel and unusual punishment. I'd eliminate the death penalty but establish some serious "har...
| Political Talk|| re: Should the 17th amendment be revoked? - SlackMaster on 5/1/13 at 7:05 pm|
[quote]State legislatures are ineffective[/quote]
BTW, this argument is moot. All the state legislature has to do is choose the senator. The senator is effective and shall represent the interests of the state. With nobody representing the states, states' rights has taken a beating since the 17...
| Political Talk|| re: Should the 17th amendment be revoked? - SlackMaster on 5/1/13 at 7:01 pm|
[quote]Absolutely. Originally, our government was set up so that the people had a voice with the election of representatives, the states had a voice through the election of senators, and the nation as a whole had a voice through the election of the president. The 17th Amendment is a large part of th...
| Outdoor Board|| re: German Shorthair Pointer - SlackMaster on 5/1/13 at 10:43 am|
Thought more about it. I'd like to see him in person but if all works out, I'd take him. He's the same age as my visla. email me at ******** on gmail if interested....
| Outdoor Board|| re: German Shorthair Pointer - SlackMaster on 5/1/13 at 9:53 am|
I have a visla (nearly the same dog) who could really use a companion. Problem is my house is being renovated and so I'm in a rent house with a smaller yeard. I'm definitely interested though. when can I see him?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Car insurance - SlackMaster on 4/23/13 at 9:44 pm|
If his speeding tickets are in Tennessee, they might not show up on Louisiana's DMV. When adding insurance here, just say no tickets and see what happens. ...
| Outdoor Board|| UPDATE REQUEST: Accident in Livonia - SlackMaster on 4/22/13 at 6:36 pm|
How is the young man Brandt from Livonia doing these days? [link=(http://www.tigerdroppings.com/rant/display.aspx?p=38115163)]LINK[/link]...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Landrieu voted yes - SlackMaster on 4/17/13 at 6:04 pm|
[quote]I will for damn sure give time and money to whoever runs against her.[/quote]
I hope you mean that. I'll be doing the same....
| O-T Lounge|| re: How bad is 7thwardtiger's life? - SlackMaster on 4/14/13 at 10:51 pm|
[quote]7thWardTiger[/quote] [quote]Nice thread. [/quote]
When I saw this thread, I had to shake my head. Glad you can shake it off and know that most of us are glad you are here. :cheers:
Hang in there. I hope your cousin ends up pulling through and uses this event to turn his life around....
| O-T Lounge|| re: EBRSO investigates murder-suicide on Hoo Shoo Too Rd - SlackMaster on 4/13/13 at 2:53 pm|
[quote]You obviously didn't know wtf you were talking about. [/quote]
Geez. There are some butt-hurt people in this tread....
| Political Talk|| re: I think this statement that summarizes a Margaret Thatcher speech says it all - SlackMaster on 4/9/13 at 1:59 pm|
Margaret Thatcher was a great women. I'm sure she had weaknesses (like anybody else) but the United Kingdom is a better place because of her....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Windows Phone outsells iPhone in 7 markets - SlackMaster on 3/28/13 at 9:38 am|
It's a great phone. It's been more surprising to me that its market share hasn't grown more quickly....
| O-T Lounge|| re: I-10 east from Lafayette to BR is shut down at start of Atchafalaya Basin - SlackMaster on 3/23/13 at 9:18 pm|
[quote]Not all 18 wheeler drivers are "maggots of the interstate". [/quote]
In this case, he is. He had a blowout and continued driving anyway because he was too lazy to deal with it. This eventually caused the fire....
| O-T Lounge|| BR Attorney's death? - SlackMaster on 3/15/13 at 4:57 pm|
I'm surprised there's been no thread about [link=(http://theadvocate.com/home/5447599-125/br-attorneys-hotel-death-under)]this[/link] yet. Seems awfully fishy with a local respected attorney dying at a cheap hotel. Anybody have any scoop? Was the missing woman a prostitute?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Question for the Dudes with Stay-At-Home Wives - SlackMaster on 3/15/13 at 4:22 pm|
[quote]My gf is an attorney like myself so we both have about $100k in student loans. If she thinks she's going to have a kid in 2-3 years and never work again while I'm paying my loans, her loans, the mortgage, bills, prostitutes, etc. she's out of her mind.[/quote]
I understand your point. But...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Question for the Dudes with Stay-At-Home Wives - SlackMaster on 3/15/13 at 3:53 pm|
Haven't read most of the posts, but my wife hasn't works since our twins were born 11 years ago. No regrets because I feel this is the best experience my kids can get in terms of being raised.
To each their own though. My sister is doing a great job of raising kids while holding a job. I jus...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Pussification of America: Evidently "midget" is a bad word - SlackMaster on 3/9/13 at 9:10 am|
Call 'em whatever, but they are still short.
The problem with all PC stuff is that it is only chasing labels. First, it is midget. Then, it is dwarf. Now, it's little person. Next, we may be asked to completely pretend they aren't short. Same with african americans (Negro, colored, black);...
| Political Talk|| re: If You Could Change Something In The US Constitution, What Would You Change? - SlackMaster on 3/6/13 at 10:09 pm|
I would repeal the 17th amendment so that the states themselves would again have representation in the Senate. This would bring balance with respsect to "states rights" and prevent some of the terrible federal mandates -- including Obamacare....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Personal experience with a Ponzi scheme? - SlackMaster on 2/28/13 at 10:16 pm|
Social Security. (while true, I'm sorry if this opens a can of worms -- had to go there ) :lol:...
| Political Talk|| re: So Benedict is on his way out - SlackMaster on 2/11/13 at 6:31 am|
And for good reason...
| O-T Lounge|| re: The price of an architect? - SlackMaster on 2/6/13 at 6:01 pm|
[quote]Kevin Harris is a good one.[/quote]
Kevin Harris does decent work but he is full of himself and pushes a percentage-based contract that amounts to approximately 15% of the total project. Using the $5K you mentioned to the OP, he'd end up with a $33K house. :lol:
In short, I wouldn't ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: can you paint spanish cedar wood - SlackMaster on 2/1/13 at 6:42 am|
I made an outdoor gate with spanish cedar and it has held the paint eall for four years now. I'd suggest using a good primer though....
| O-T Lounge|| re: If House Has an ADT Alarm: Reasonable Cost of Monitoring & Do I Have to Use ADT? - SlackMaster on 1/29/13 at 1:46 pm|
[quote]ADT alarm panel will have to be monitored by ADT. [/quote]
This isn't true. I have an ADT system installed and ADT started trying to screw us with the ridiculous monthly costs as well. Custom Security came out and re-programmed it and we now pay something like $21/month....
| Political Talk|| re: Re: Fiscal Cliff; Boehner Speaks - SlackMaster on 1/26/13 at 7:26 pm|
[quote]Boehner is a good man. He is being boxed in by an absolutely impossible President. [/quote]
This says it all. There are alot of good men. Hell, I'm a good man. But, it doesn't make me qualified to be Speaker of the House. We need somebody who can rally his people (not bitch about them ...
| Political Talk|| re: CATS launching new smart phone app - SlackMaster on 1/22/13 at 8:33 pm|
[quote]if the riders can afford a smart phone , why could they not afford a higher fare[/quote]
My thoughts exactly. Yet, my property taxes went up $1100/year to fund that crap. Pisses me off....
| Political Talk|| re: Is tweeting in church appropriate? - SlackMaster on 1/21/13 at 7:24 pm|
I'm no Obama fan. But you have to realize that he doesn't really tweet, right? He has people in his administration and/or campaign that do that. He probably doesn't even see it beforehand.
In other words, he didn't tweet in church.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anyone on here have some insight on wrought iron fence prices? - SlackMaster on 1/21/13 at 7:17 pm|
Seems like aluminum would feel cheap. Is it solid? Also, how does the price compare?...
| Political Talk|| re: Michelle Rolls Her Eyes At Boehner - SlackMaster on 1/21/13 at 6:21 pm|
[quote]Michelle Rolls Her Eyes At Boehner[/quote]
At last, something she and I agree on. :cheers:...