| O-T Lounge|| re: Fitness Board: Guideline for fitness goals - tigers win2 on 5/24/13 at 3:04 pm|
Link not working for me.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Gun shot in Sharlo (LSU) - tigers win2 on 5/24/13 at 9:20 am|
I took a cut through street to get between highland and nicloson the the other day and stumbled across a massive new apartment complex tjst is still being buil. It's about half way between downtown and LSU and appears to be in the middle of a questionable neighborhood. Not sure who would rent ther...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Ford GPS question: do you have to have Sirus to display traffic? - tigers win2 on 5/22/13 at 11:10 pm|
[quote][ my clock is showing an hour behind when it is suppose to be synced up with the GPS. [/quote]
There is a glitch in the system. Had my SUV in for this clock issue last week. They are working on a solution for programming issue. It may require a part replacement for the "GPS module".
| Outdoor Board|| re: First Kayak - tigers win2 on 5/20/13 at 12:44 pm|
[quote]I just found a used Perception Carolina 14.5 w/ a rudder for $500. Is this too much boat for a beginner or is this a deal I should take advantage of compared to my other options?[/quote]
I'd grab it quick if its in good shape. Long enough to go good distances. I did a 135 mile race in min...
| Outdoor Board|| re: What's with the kayak craze? - tigers win2 on 5/20/13 at 9:25 am|
[quote]people get into yaking for the exercise part i think, to get out and paddle and enjoy nature in a different wa[/quote]
This is why I do it. I enjoy being in the outdoors and always looking to see "what's around the next bend in the river". Yeah, you can do that in a bass boat, but then yo...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Question about Divorce Settlements - tigers win2 on 5/20/13 at 8:34 am|
[quote]Yes, but the Fund can't recognize a QDRO once the money is paid. I assume she may have to sign off for him to get the distribution, which will f everything up. He should do what he can to get the money ASAP, at least to get leverage. [/quote]
OP said about to retire. I take that to mean n...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Question about Divorce Settlements - tigers win2 on 5/20/13 at 8:26 am|
Spouse will also have a claim on any 401K assets accumulated during the time of marriage. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Question about Divorce Settlements - tigers win2 on 5/20/13 at 8:25 am|
Yes. The settlement is called a QDRO. Qualified Domaetic Relations Order.
The court will mandate that the pension administrator carve out the designated amount and send the spouse. The divorce court will determine what the amount will be if the parties involved can't come to an ammicable ag...
| Outdoor Board|| re: First Kayak - tigers win2 on 5/19/13 at 9:53 pm|
[quote]The Pungo 120 is 48 lbs I think. Would a boat that size be easy to load/unload from my car by myself?[/quote]
That's not a heavy boat so you should be ok.
My perception 14 is over 55 pounds. Not bad getting it on the top of a car, but it sucked getting on the roof of my ford expeditio...
| Outdoor Board|| re: First Kayak - tigers win2 on 5/19/13 at 9:34 pm|
Longer is not necessarily better if you start looking at white water applications.
Visit local outfitter. They will have demo days where you can try different boats out. You will learn more in one afternoon there then weeks searching the Internet.
I have a Perception Carolina 14. I was le...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Kayaks on the upper Amite River yesterday (Saturday) - tigers win2 on 5/19/13 at 9:23 pm|
[quote]How far up river have you been? [/quote]
Put in at claycut bayou. I think it was off of hoo shoo too or tigerbend. Can't remember for sure what street it was. Can't remember how far the paddle was. Between 12-14 miles if I had to guess.
Have also launched about a mile south of Fred...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Kayaks on the upper Amite River yesterday (Saturday) - tigers win2 on 5/19/13 at 8:57 pm|
[link=(http://www.tigerdroppings.com/mobile/rant/display.aspx?p=41951752)]LINK to pictures and track from my paddle saturday[/link]...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Kayaks on the upper Amite River yesterday (Saturday) - tigers win2 on 5/19/13 at 8:51 pm|
You can put in at the canal at the front of White Oak Landing and hit the amite And go south. Fred's is a good distance. I plan to do it this summer. Have done 3/4 of the trip before by putting in off of hoo shoo too into claycut bayou and paddling past Fred's...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Getting Older - tigers win2 on 5/19/13 at 8:46 am|
When I turned 40 (now 44), and realized I was a close to 60 as I was to 20.....
I got past it real quick though. The 40s have been great so far. Kids are older so we can do things together like travel, golf, camp, kayak, etc. and I've for the $ to go do it all without feeling squeezed. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Son broke (cracked) the screen on my ipad 3 today - tigers win2 on 5/18/13 at 8:13 pm|
YouTube. There are videos that show you how to fix darn near anything. Then you can see if you want to order a kit and tackle it yourself. ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Up early for 20 mile paddle. Pics and tracking link - tigers win2 on 5/18/13 at 12:05 pm|
Finished all 20 miles about 20 minutes ago. Avg speed of 4.8. Struggled with head wind last 4-5 miles. Tough paddle. Second time in the boat in the last 6 months..
| Outdoor Board|| re: Up early for 20 mile paddle. Pics and tracking link - tigers win2 on 5/18/13 at 9:08 am|
Signal too weak to post pictures. Killing phone battery. 10 miles down. moving avg 4.5. Posting and taking pictures slowing me down. Won't post or take any on way back in.
| Outdoor Board|| re: Up early for 20 mile paddle. Pics and tracking link - tigers win2 on 5/18/13 at 8:57 am|
Just saw the bridge request. Saw one wooden bridge. Didn't look old but will paddle back over there to take a pic. It's off of a side channel. ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Up early for 20 mile paddle. Pics and tracking link - tigers win2 on 5/18/13 at 8:03 am|
5.2 miles in moving avg of 5.3 mph. 2 gators. No squatch (yet)
| Outdoor Board|| Up early for 20 mile paddle. Pics and tracking link - tigers win2 on 5/18/13 at 6:49 am|
[link=(http://share.findmespot.com/shared/faces/viewspots.jsp?glId=09Kjb0csdddrCqdqtyKRcYOjWHAIOqZmL)]Satellite tracker in case a squatch or gator gets me [/link]
| O-T Lounge|| re: Post a pic of your pup or pups - tigers win2 on 5/17/13 at 11:53 pm|
6 weeks old.
| Outdoor Board|| re: We're Nearing Hurricane Prep time - tigers win2 on 5/17/13 at 4:22 pm|
Has anyone mentioned kites yet?
I always pick up about 20-30 of the cheap ones. As the wind picks up all the neighborhood kids come to our house and they fly them until the wind tears them up. they tie them to mailboxes and the last one flying gets $10.
The next day it looks like spider man...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Anyone Use An Inflatable Kayak? - tigers win2 on 5/17/13 at 4:09 pm|
[quote]I've recently downsized vehicles making it difficult to transport my traditional kayak on lengthy trips. [/quote]
What type of vehicle did you go from and to?
I've seen some 14+ feet long kayaks on honda civic sized cars. Unless you went to a moped, you should be able to just buy a ne...
| Political Talk|| re: Sen. Pat Toomey of Pennsylvania blocks vote on subsidized flood insurance for LA - tigers win2 on 5/15/13 at 5:05 pm|
I think those in high risk areas should pay a lot more. Or, at a minimum cap them to a set lifetime amount tied to the property.
No need for tax payers to continually pay to rebuild in know flood area. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: I just picked up a couple of these bad boys.. They are going to be monsters! - tigers win2 on 5/14/13 at 9:32 pm|
Drags this little stuffed duck all over the house
| Outdoor Board|| re: Outdoor Suggestions - tigers win2 on 5/14/13 at 7:31 pm|
Agree on Tunica Hills or Clark's creek.
If you're willing to drive an hour, head over to the Tammany Trace bike path, Mandeville lake front and Fountianblue state park. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Caucasian Man & Family Attacked at Baton Rouge Chevron: Update 5/15 3pm - tigers win2 on 5/14/13 at 4:57 pm|
[quote]How can someone really show their displeasure with the advocate and their shoddy reporting in a professional manner.[/quote]
Email the new owner. This maybe an opportunity/excuse for him to shake things up. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Caucasian Man & Family Attacked at Baton Rouge Chevron: Update 5/15 3pm - tigers win2 on 5/14/13 at 4:10 pm|
107.3 starting to disuss it again. Radio guy says he was at hospital when they brought the family in. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Should ACLU address Plank Road Injustice? - tigers win2 on 5/14/13 at 7:02 am|
[quote]The mother fricker didn't get beaten up because of his shoes! He got beaten up because he is white. How is that not a hate crime?[/quote]
The fact that the police decided to only issue a misdemeanor summons to two of the attackers frustrates the hell out of me. You knock a women unconsciou...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Caucasian Man & Family Attacked at Baton Rouge Chevron: Update 5/15 3pm - tigers win2 on 5/14/13 at 6:26 am|
This attack took place only a few miles from were IBM has decided to build their new campus. I think I will email their corporate offices the story and copy the Mayor and Police chief on the email. They want to promote the city( which I like) but the cops release these attackers with prior reco...