| O-T Lounge|| re: I-10 EB on Basin Bridge looks open - DoctorTechnical on 7/12/14 at 4:58 pm|
Wow. Looks like 10 is open now....
| O-T Lounge|| re: I-10 EB on Basin Bridge looks open - DoctorTechnical on 7/12/14 at 4:43 pm|
Still closed; cop blocking 10 EB at Breaux Bridge [link=(http://hb.511la.org/#cameras/albumView/10)]LINK[/link]...
| O-T Lounge|| I-10 EB on Basin Bridge looks open - DoctorTechnical on 7/12/14 at 4:31 pm|
Been keeping an eye on the [link=(http://hb.511la.org/#cameras/albumView/15)]Traffic Cam[/link], and they just rolled away all trucks and service vehicles.
UPDATE: seeing cars get on I-10 EB at Henderson and Breaux Bridge....
| O-T Lounge|| re: there needs to be another option of getting to BR from Lafayette - DoctorTechnical on 7/12/14 at 12:34 pm|
[quote]Why were bridges not built instead?[/quote]
A new bridge is planned for Mobile, complete with bike/walk lanes. [link=(http://blog.al.com/live/2013/11/local_push_for_i-10mobile_rive.html)]Only issue is the $1B cost and where to put it[/link].
Other that, no problem....
| O-T Lounge|| re: I-10 east backed up from Basin Bridge to Breaux Bridge - DoctorTechnical on 7/12/14 at 9:54 am|
For once they have not turned off the traffic camera -- looking at the video at this [link=(http://hb.511la.org/#cameras/albumView/15)]LINK[/link], it looks like there is some activity in the water under the bridge. My bet is that it's gonna take a while......
| Food and Drink Board|| re: What kind of restaurant would you open near campus? - DoctorTechnical on 7/11/14 at 2:10 pm|
[quote]1. Go to San Antonio
2. Convince Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. to sell me a Taco Cabana franchise[/quote]
[b]STOP. THE. PRESSES.[/b]
I quote from t...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Interesting video on old time eating establishment - DoctorTechnical on 7/11/14 at 12:01 pm|
My first time there I was that same "where do I order, where do I pay?" guy.
I dream of seeing those big cast iron pots cooking good food....
| Tech Board|| re: Galaxy S4 won't stop vibrating while on a call - DoctorTechnical on 7/10/14 at 5:35 pm|
Had this problem on my S3. Google "turn off [b]haptic feedback[/b] Galaxy S4" -- there are various methods and fixes....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: A bad experience at Pastime yesterday - DoctorTechnical on 7/5/14 at 4:51 pm|
Good Lord in Heaven, hasn't anyone heard of the magic phrase "I'm sorry" (although pookiebear comes close).
Pastime is a bar that serves food. Offer to buy the OP a beer, suggest a few other places that might better fit the OP's expectations, share a story about the old times in BR, and move on.
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Spicy 4th of July! - DoctorTechnical on 7/4/14 at 12:01 pm|
Second recent Bloody Mary post that has suggested interesting mixes that I have not seen at my local MegaMart. Where are y'all finding these?
(Making do with a Tanq and Tonic while cutting the yard. First World Problems)....
| O-T Lounge|| re: what is Best strip club pensicola - DoctorTechnical on 7/4/14 at 11:51 am|
On a hunch I ran that spelling through an anagram generator. Besides the obvious "Peniscola", some other gems include:
A CLOSE NIP (ACE NIPS LO, SOLACE NIP, etc.)
PLACE IS NO (SPECIAL NO, etc.)
I CLAP NOSE
| O-T Lounge|| re: Condos by the dome across the street from rouses - DoctorTechnical on 7/3/14 at 6:47 pm|
If you are talking about the one on the corner of Julia and Baronne, it's "835 Julia". Know someone who lived there for several years, had no complaints....
| O-T Lounge|| re: OT photographers and Ballers - Ansel Adams' camera up for auction - DoctorTechnical on 7/1/14 at 10:20 am|
Hmmm, think the steampunks from Warehouse 13 might show up to claim it?...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Sausage for the Fourth - DoctorTechnical on 6/29/14 at 9:06 pm|
[link=(http://rabideauxssausagekitchen.com/iowa-la-specialty-meats.htm)]Rabideaux's[/link] in beautiful suburban Iowa, LA...
| O-T Lounge|| re: 21 Year Old Victim Dies in Bourbon St Shooting (Updated) - DoctorTechnical on 6/29/14 at 8:46 pm|
A-a-and, now the story has made Drudge. First lede left-hand column. :banghead:...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Bloody Marys - DoctorTechnical on 6/28/14 at 2:08 pm|
[quote]more tobacco[/quote] :pimp: :pimp: :pimp:...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Places to eat and things to do in New Orleans - DoctorTechnical on 6/28/14 at 1:45 pm|
OP, the NOLA convention people have spent large $$$ studying what people want/expect/like about New Orleans on their first, second, third, etc. visit.
Results were clear: first visit has to be the French Quarter. Anywhere else will not be understood.
Second visit has to be streetcar / CBD / up...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Welded Wire Fencing in BR? - DoctorTechnical on 6/28/14 at 1:34 pm|
Tractor Supply ? :dunno:
| Food and Drink Board|| Food Truck stirs the pot - DoctorTechnical on 6/28/14 at 9:55 am|
with:[quote]dishes such as truffle popcorn, peanut butter and jelly, and a Vietnamese pork banh mi[/quote]what can go wrong?
Except... there's that one extra special ingredient:
[link=(http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-marijuana-food-truck-20140627-story.html)]Seattle gets a marijuana food...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Piccadilly Government St. Closing - DoctorTechnical on 6/27/14 at 8:01 am|
Updating with the full Advocate story:
[link=(http://theadvocate.com/home/9571009-125/westmoreland-piccadilly-closing-sunday)]Come Sunday, it's gone.[/link]
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Piccadilly Government St. Closing - DoctorTechnical on 6/26/14 at 9:02 pm|
[quote]But I don't remember seeing a Piccadilly.[/quote]
Back in my [i]grandma's[/i] time -- and I'm on the other side of 50 from most of the posters here -- the Westmoreland Shopping Center (Plaza?) was quite the center of commerce.
And on Sundays the Piccadilly had lines out the door out to ...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: How is the lunch buffet at Thai Kitchen? - DoctorTechnical on 6/23/14 at 9:30 pm|
Spoke to proprietor Sam at TKitchen today: the Larb Chicken will be on the buffet every day this summer. Reason it is not the rest of the year is the high cost of store-bought mint. Who knew?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Water leaking through light fixture downstairs. - DoctorTechnical on 6/22/14 at 10:03 pm|
[quote]Only dripping through the fixture[/quote]
Ah, only dripping. If it gets to the point of doing this... then you have a real problem.
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Houston FBDers/Craft beer people - a couple questions - DoctorTechnical on 6/21/14 at 9:31 pm|
I've made that Cleveland-to-Beaumont run on TX 105 many times.
FYI you'll pass right by the "last chance" Spec's in Beaumont on US69. Nothing beats the sensory experience of Specs # 1 on Smith Street (downtown HOU), but if you get busy and just want to see a Spec's, Beaumont will ...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: A nice tribute to Julia Child - DoctorTechnical on 6/18/14 at 7:21 pm|
A wonderful read. Thanks for posting....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: :) - DoctorTechnical on 6/5/14 at 7:45 pm|
Keeping it real: showed the trucks in gridlock on the I-10 bridge.
Seriously, congrats CAD, nice segment....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: :) - DoctorTechnical on 6/5/14 at 7:06 pm|
Ch 231 Cox BR[quote]DVR is set[/quote]...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Lunch plate in BR near Florida/Lobdell area? - DoctorTechnical on 6/2/14 at 11:30 am|
Ooh, there's a good suggestion: Frank's, right around the corner on Airline....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Frozen Margarita recipe question... - DoctorTechnical on 6/2/14 at 9:34 am|
Pro tip: use fresh fruit.
Slice up a lime or two and half of a good juice orange, and toss them into a wide mouth glass. Add a slug of agave nectar, and the juice from the other half of the orange. Now muddle the whole mess; a large wooden spoon will work.
Use this "juice" in the tequila / tri...
| More Sports Board|| re: NASCAR FedEx 400 @ Dover - DoctorTechnical on 6/1/14 at 2:59 pm|
Story [link=(http://radiomagonline.com/infrastructure/facility_design/the_motor_racing_network_takes_to_the_road_0401//index.html)]here[/link] about a new toy being used by the radio side (MRN)