| O-T Lounge|| re: BR people, what is the metal pier on the downtown levee next to the USS Kidd? - tigers win2 on 7/31/14 at 8:27 pm|
[quote]Posted by MrSmith No [/quote]
Yes, I may have the boat name wrong but I see them there regularly. They even have their own busses to pickup at that dock and drive to different excursions.
| O-T Lounge|| re: BR people, what is the metal pier on the downtown levee next to the USS Kidd? - tigers win2 on 7/31/14 at 8:14 pm|
Mississippi queen and delta queen river boats dock there.
A few hundred people every other week or so are walking all over downtown being "touristy" from the boat cruises. I think they start in Memphis and go all the way to New Orleans. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Canadian Bank thanks customers through ATM - tigers win2 on 7/31/14 at 10:45 am|
Very cool. There was an even better one during Christmas where an airline asked their passengers what they wanted. By the time the plane landed all the gifts were wrapped and came out of baggage claim area. Don't have time to search for video it its very cool.
Poor guy that asked for socks...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Seriously, where's that airplane? - tigers win2 on 7/30/14 at 5:21 pm|
Just think of those poor bastards that are still thinking they can find Amelia Earhart's plane.
I saw a story about a year ago about a team still thinking they can find it. I'd think that trail has gone cold by now ........
| O-T Lounge|| re: Q for River Parish historians - the wooden pier like structure off I-10 W/B - tigers win2 on 7/28/14 at 6:22 pm|
This was asked about a month ago. Don't remember the exact answer, but something to do with spillway.
Edit: it may have been on Outdoor board...
| O-T Lounge|| re: How many people own a condo in Gulf Shores? Is it worth it? - tigers win2 on 7/27/14 at 12:18 pm|
[quote]I say that because I pay a shitton of money for my 1 bedroom condo in Br as an HOA and I just can't see how they spend so much money. [/quote]
You should get an audited annual statement. If you get on Board of HOA you can be involved in all decisions/ costs. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: How many people own a condo in Gulf Shores? Is it worth it? - tigers win2 on 7/27/14 at 11:12 am|
Have a 3 bed 2 bath there. Formed an LLC with 5 friends and we rotate weeks. Each family gets 10 or 11 weeks a year. We don't rent it out.
Works well for us. I'm not a beach person, but having it stocked with Supplies makes it easier. The wife and kids like it. All the beach toys, chairs ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Recommend a mover in the BR area - tigers win2 on 7/26/14 at 4:02 pm|
Go to uhaul web page. There's a section for find moving help. You can see cost and also reviews from others.
If you hire someone, you pay uhaul and when job is done to your satisfaction you give mover a code. That code moves money from uhaul to them. You get to leave feedback about your exper...
| O-T Lounge|| re: My neighbor just bought a drone - tigers win2 on 7/26/14 at 12:00 pm|
Perfect situation for the Slingshot. You get entertainment of trying to hit it without a potential weapons charge.
When you take it out, he'll have no idea WTF happened. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Uber: No car is available - tigers win2 on 7/25/14 at 9:29 pm|
Just have to keep watching...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Baton Rouge rain this past week? - tigers win2 on 7/25/14 at 7:03 pm|
Which Rv are you in? Will be heading towards the levee on the bike early tomorrow. I expect a cold beer when I'm coming back through the park. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Baton Rouge rain this past week? - tigers win2 on 7/25/14 at 1:34 pm|
Nope. I live next to it and cut through on my moutian bike to get to levee. Not wet at all. ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Cordless Electric Lawnmower v. Gas Powered - tigers win2 on 7/25/14 at 11:44 am|
Try out that electric one that hovers over the yard as you push it. Doesn't even have wheels
Post results ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: The truth about UBER - tigers win2 on 7/25/14 at 9:33 am|
[quote]never had to wait more than 10 minutes for a ride. Thank god, because your phone was almost dead. [/quote]
I actually had to request a ride shortly after because my phone was about to die. Would have stayed longer if not for phone battery. I need to plan better next time!...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Any legit moving companies in BR? - tigers win2 on 7/25/14 at 9:28 am|
Check out the uhaul website. They have listings for movers and. Uhaul acts as middle man to be sure you have good experience. You also get to rate them when done. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: The truth about UBER - tigers win2 on 7/25/14 at 7:15 am|
I used the service 3 times yesterday. Will continue to use service even after $5 rate ends because I don't drink/ drive.
2 of the cars were not in the best condition. It was both of the drivers first or second day and the were both nice so I gave them 5 stars anyway. 1 guy said his AC had...
| O-T Lounge|| re: The truth about UBER - tigers win2 on 7/23/14 at 5:56 am|
Uber seems to really be adding drivers/ coverage. Yesterday there were cars available as early as 3:00pm and I just checked at 5:54 am and there was a car available.
| O-T Lounge|| re: The truth about UBER - tigers win2 on 7/22/14 at 3:45 pm|
2 cars available a few minutes ago. Earliest I've seen a car on a weekday.
I've used Uber twice and liked it. Will use again this weekend. ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: IN pool umbrella stand? - tigers win2 on 7/20/14 at 5:04 pm|
Simple- Plastic dip a regular base.
Edit- use the spray can type. Not the actual dip style.
Or this [link=(http://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B00LU00JL4/ref=mp_s_a_1_5?qid=1405894781&sr=8-5&pi=AC_SX110_SY165_QL70)]Stainless steel one[/link]...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Where to bring old car batteries - tigers win2 on 7/20/14 at 2:00 pm|
Auto zone or any batter store will take them. ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: HVAC capacitors for sale in New Orleans - tigers win2 on 7/20/14 at 10:12 am|
From all the weekend AC threads, I'm thinking about going ahead and buying the capacitors and just having them in the closet. Don't cost much and don't take up any storage space at all.
Of course, I'd forget where I put them when they go out ...
| Money Talk|| re: Anyone else thinking of pulling back on the stock market? - tigers win2 on 7/19/14 at 11:04 pm|
Market will go up another 7-9 years before any significant/ long term pull back. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Uber you let me down - tigers win2 on 7/19/14 at 6:52 pm|
I wish the app would show you how many cars are currently running. I've seen 1 available in an hour. Seem like there should be more on a Saturday evening. I'm watching it continuously so I don't think others are being taken. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Uber you let me down - tigers win2 on 7/19/14 at 6:40 pm|
I've been watching it for an hour for a car. Saw one but someone else got it. About to have to grab the keys and go. ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Big Gator!!!!! - tigers win2 on 7/19/14 at 3:39 am|
Here ya go
| O-T Lounge|| re: Has Uber temporarily shut down? No, Uber is the best thing in BR! - tigers win2 on 7/18/14 at 10:12 am|
[quote]its $5 trips right now...when they are $30-$40 I don't see "endless" groups of people accounting for this in their w/e spending[/quote]
I'll say this; I will use this service 3-5 times a month. I've not gone out for dinner/ drinks with friends due to not wanting to drink / drive and the t...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Colorado/Rocky Mountain vacation home...Where would you buy? - tigers win2 on 7/17/14 at 9:57 pm|
Keystone. It's only 6 miles from Lake Dillon where you can sail, kayak or use motorboat. Perfect combination of summer/ winter activities for me. Just got back from a trip there. Posted pics in a recent thread on OB.
| Tiger Rant|| New jumbo screen looks good -(from river road!) - tigers win2 on 7/17/14 at 4:52 pm|
They must be testing it.
Just driving south down river road and you could see picture perfectly clear with great detail. ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: My "outdoor" week in Colorado - tigers win2 on 7/15/14 at 7:24 am|
[quote]quote: God I hate the beach.... I am not a beach person... [/quote]
I'm not a beach person either.
We're actually here to check out the area for buying a place at some point. My goal would be to spend most of the summers here starting in 5-10 years. I'd rent it out during the winter...
| Outdoor Board|| re: My "outdoor" week in Colorado - tigers win2 on 7/15/14 at 3:13 am|
And.......just got woken up by a large crashing sound. It happened again a few minutes later so I go out to balcony to investigate. Find a black bear turning over trash cans in the village