| Money Talk|| re: Architect advice - RC on 3/20/14 at 11:18 am|
I used Charles Silbernagel in Metairie for my house on the Northshore and was happy. My wife liked the house he designed for Steve Johnson (from Walton and Johnson) in the sanctuary....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Injections. - RC on 3/16/14 at 7:01 pm|
The evidence that it actually works is spotty at best. In 10 years this will all fall to the wayside as another medical fad. Everyone is looking for the latest and greatest technology, but most of these things don't pan out - that's why insurance doesn't pay for it. And the reason you hear about ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Have you ever seen a record setting performance in person? - RC on 3/6/14 at 10:01 pm|
I saw Jim Abbott's no hitter in Yankee stadium in '93.
I didn't realize he only had one hand until after the game. It's the only mlb game I've attended....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Why do oldest generation Protestants despise Catholics? - RC on 2/1/14 at 10:37 am|
I remember being told in Sunday school that all Catholics were going to hell because everything they do is ritualized.
My only beef with the Catholic Church was the priest who felt the need to make a special announcement at my wedding that communion was only for Catholics. It's not like all my P...
| O-T Lounge|| re: When Should I Leave Work? Mandeville to Covington Commute - RC on 1/28/14 at 9:49 am|
You're only hope now is to dig a snow cave and try to weather the storm.
| Tiger Rant|| re: Watching the replay, just remembered Zach walked off the field - RC on 12/5/13 at 3:49 pm|
I tore my ACL the first week of basic training when I went to West Point and was able to finish. They told me I could either be dismissed and get it fixed on my own at home, or finish basic training and have it fixed right before school started....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Question about ticket locations. - RC on 11/24/13 at 4:13 pm|
[quote]She is very small. Also the tickets were given to me by a Razorback fan in the Arkansas section. With the season they've had I'm not sure it's gonna be all that crowed. Maybe I'm a jerk though.[/quote]
I wouldn't worry about it. There have been empty seats all over the stadium every game ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Question about ticket locations. - RC on 11/24/13 at 4:11 pm|
Anything in the 400's will work. Actually, pretty sure any ticket on the west side, including the upper deck, will let you get into the south endzone. I'm not sure how the east side works....
| SEC Rant|| re: Gator Nation is behind Will Muschamp - RC on 11/24/13 at 1:58 pm|
So if he sacrifices Pease, what good OC would come to Florida with the good possibility that the entire staff will be fired the following year?...
| Money Talk|| re: HSA vs. Traditional Health Insurance Plans - RC on 11/14/13 at 1:39 pm|
Another advantage of HSA is that you can use pretax money from the HSA to pay for things like dental visits and over the counter meds.
| Tiger Rant|| re: With 12:17 remaining the the first quarter, Tiger Stadium looked like this: - RC on 10/28/13 at 3:08 pm|
[quote]Unless Furman went to the locker room between the 1st and 2nd quarter, which they didn't, that 1st quarter picture is at actually halftime. LSU is warming up, and Furman hasn't come out of the locker room yet.[/quote]
The crowd really wasn't that bad, especially considering the op...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Question for those at the game yesterday - RC on 10/27/13 at 2:12 pm|
[quote]Student section was also 7 sections smaller
What happened with the other 7 sections?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Nightsweats - what does this mean - RC on 10/16/13 at 1:15 pm|
You have sarcoidosis. Sorry bro....
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| re: LSU /A&M Tickets For Sale - RC on 10/14/13 at 9:11 pm|
| Tiger Rant|| re: Herb Vincent clarifies SEC/NCAA policy on Alcohol Sales: Up to the University - RC on 10/13/13 at 6:23 pm|
[quote]They would have to update the restroom capabilities before they started selling beer.[/quote]
Easy to do with the money they would make off alcohol sales....
| Tiger Rant|| re: so how did the $40 parking fee affect gameday? - RC on 10/12/13 at 11:53 am|
The people who used to park there for free wouldn't have left at halftime for the auburn game ...
| Money Talk|| re: Elderly family member asked me for advice on what to do with his money. - RC on 10/11/13 at 5:29 pm|
Can't believe no one has suggested hookers and blow.
So this is what life is like away from the OT?...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Coach Miles was in the Nimrod Club - RC on 9/25/13 at 6:29 pm|
1. A mighty hunter. Now chiefly used in this sense outside the United States.
2. A slow-witted person.
Nimrod was the Biblical founder of Babylon, also considered a mighty hunter.
Curiously enough, Dictionary.com attests definition 2 to have derived from a Looney Toon...
| SEC Rant|| re: That helmet rule is gonna cost someone a ballgame - RC on 9/21/13 at 4:23 pm|
In this game the runoff really does penalize the defense. It's 10 seconds less for the defense to get a turnover....
| O-T Lounge|| re: How much to tip resort butler? - RC on 8/3/13 at 10:29 am|
[quote]Lol so you tip your butler over a thousand dollars? I did 350 for staying 7 days, my travel agent recommended 50 a day[/quote]
Thanks, sounds about right....
| O-T Lounge|| re: How much to tip resort butler? - RC on 8/3/13 at 9:49 am|
[quote]35% of the total bill[/quote]
I am staying here as a traded week from a fractional ownership I have in another property, so my bill is just a $250 cleaning fee.
However, at a typical rate of $1500-$2000/night, a $4000 tip for the week seems quite high....
| O-T Lounge|| How much to tip resort butler? - RC on 8/3/13 at 9:35 am|
We are staying in a villa at the Esperanza in Cabo that comes with a personal butler for the week. Does anyone have experience with how much I should tip the butler?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Traditional DE Wet Shaving - Anybody here do it? - RC on 7/14/13 at 8:59 pm|
I find that shaving against the grain with a DE razor is much easier on my skin than with the cartridge blades. I used to always have razor burn from trying to shave against the grain on my neck, but not since changing to my safety razor. I always shave with the grain first, then against the grain...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Cabo fishing? - RC on 7/9/13 at 6:56 pm|
Any recommendation on what size boat to get? I'll be going in 3 weeks with the wife and 2 boys age 9 and 11. The last time we went offshore out of Venice my wife got a little seasick on a 32 ft boat. I'd pay more for a 38 ft boat if it would make the trip more comfortable....
| O-T Lounge|| re: 20 Ridiculous College classes offered at U.S. Universities. - RC on 6/8/13 at 12:09 pm|
I took "The Geography of Jimmy Buffet" at LSU in '96 or '97. ...
| Money Talk|| re: MT Investing Success/Failures Stories - RC on 6/2/13 at 11:37 am|
From reading this board I bought about $30,000 of MVIS 4 or 5 years ago. It's worth around $3,000 today. I'm still holding onto it because I think the technology will be big in the near future and because, frick it, it's only worth $3,000.
I invested in an ambulator...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What do you see in this image of the sky? - RC on 5/28/13 at 10:28 am|
A piece of toast with a Jesus face on it...
| O-T Lounge|| re: 30 years gone - 05/14/1983, Connie Smith,Tioga High School student murdered... - RC on 5/14/13 at 6:54 pm|
Since this seems like the check in thread, Tioga '93 here...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Attic Radiant Barrier Foil Istallation - RC on 5/5/13 at 8:43 pm|
[quote]I heard the foil that goes in the rafters will mess with cell signal in the house. How true is that?
True for my house. My house was built with techshield, which has the foil directly on the roof sheathing. I also have all stucco exterior walls, so the wire lathe also affects t...
| O-T Lounge|| re: huge explosion West, Texas fertilizer plant - RC on 4/17/13 at 10:13 pm|
[quote]Video of explosion....[/quote]