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re: ATT uverse in the starring/kenilworth area... - Unobtanium
No issues here - Kenilworth area....


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re: Experiences with Hi-Lift Jacks? - Unobtanium
Thanks for all the info and laughs - brings back memories from the old car bumper jack days. :rotflmao:...


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Experiences with Hi-Lift Jacks? - Unobtanium
Figured I'd get better response here rather than OT board. I'm looking to buy a Hi-lift jack for my farm tractor and trailer. Looks to be well made, portable and more lift range than a hydraulic jack. Amazon reviews are very good, but you guys are a great resource close at hand as well. Feedba...


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re: Deconstruction on Perkins Road - in Front of New Apts - Unobtanium
I think DPW and driving public stupidity are related but I would like to think (at least in an ideal world) that the great traffic control minds in this department would do the smart thing every now and then. Thanks to all for the info. :geauxtigers:...


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Deconstruction on Perkins Road - in Front of New Apts - Unobtanium
So EBR DPW is removing the barrier they installed in front of the west entrance to this new apartment complex (The District I think). Anyone know the reason? I thought this was a bad idea from day one (raised barrier in the suicide lane), so I assume some event spurred its removal. TIA for any...


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Political Talk
re: Buying a house in proposed St. George - Unobtanium
These are my best guesses based on my understanding of how things work now: Water - BR water company, no difference; Sewage - under parish-wide Dept. of public Works (I think), would not expect any change; Road repair - same parish-wide DPW; Police - they cover inside BR city limits only, St.Geo...


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re: Baton Rouge Lakes Restoration Project - Unobtanium
So I guess you're OK with BREC holding on to your money for you until the decide what to spend it on? Getting off topic... Note that this is their 2013 statement, and never in the run-up to the recent (April?) tax renewal did they ever indicate they were already running a surplus. They should pr...


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re: Baton Rouge Lakes Restoration Project - Unobtanium
Agreed, but riddle me this - why is BREC sitting on $81 million to begin with? Rainy day fund?...


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re: Baton Rouge Lakes Restoration Project - Unobtanium
[quote]From what others here have stated BREC has a huge surplus[/quote] Yes, LSURussian originally looked this up. I'm no accountant, but it would appear that BREC is sitting on about $81 million in cash - see: [link=(http://www.brec.org/assets/2013AnnualReport.pdf)]BREC 2013 Annual Report[/link...


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re: Company Wants BR to Annex 630 Acres Near L'Auberge - Unobtanium
to answer your second question, no one comes to mind. He's useless as a councilman, too busy keeping his name in the paper and his face in front of a camera. At work we have a special name for people like that - weaseldick....


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re: Time out lounge plans to reopen - Unobtanium
[quote]Doesn't seem to hurt the Bulldog.[/quote] No, but this addition turns this stretch of Perkins into a target rich environment. Best of luck to the owners....


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re: Time out lounge plans to reopen - Unobtanium
Fair enough. Do the owners know/care that BRPD spends a LOT of time at Benny's Mobil across the street? Look for a lot of drunk stops in the future......


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re: Time out lounge plans to reopen - Unobtanium
Why? Does BR really need another dive bar?...


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re: New Miss. River Bridge @ BR - First Steps Taken - Unobtanium
Regardless if Dow owns it or not, that 'peninsula' is past the levee and floods every year. Better spot is up river just south of Addis. It's a wider span but more land available....


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re: Business Report article on quality problems with Kleinpeter products - Unobtanium
Thanks for the link - will check out their cow juice. Related, what became of Smith Creamery? I know they had a fire/explosion at their dairy and Kleinpeter's was helping distribute their products. Now, I rarely see their products for sale....


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re: New Miss. River Bridge @ BR - First Steps Taken - Unobtanium
[quote]You have know idea how correct you are. [/quote] Please elaborate - I was making a guess that this happened, but sounds like there is more to it....


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New Miss. River Bridge @ BR - First Steps Taken - Unobtanium
State house has had an epiphany, or more likely, one of our elected officials got stuck in traffic. [link=(http://theadvocate.com/home/9219613-125/bridge-study-approved-by-house)]Link Thingy[/link]...


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re: If you had to choose between SAMs or Costco? - Unobtanium
[quote]i love it when a mouth breather calls me out for comprehension skills and post a fricking diatribe that give the impression it was typed by christy brown in a fit of rage.[/quote] I merely challenged your unfounded accusation, and pointed out the name of Costco's store brand. You're the one...


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re: If you had to choose between SAMs or Costco? - Unobtanium
[quote]starting to get the impression that what people here are trying to say is Sams = black and Costco = white. [/quote] I challenge you to find where anyone implied this, implicitly or explicitly. [quote]again. never seen a sam's brand[/quote] Reread your own quote - "Member's Mark" IS ...


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re: BR Costco - Unobtanium
Went last Thursday around 6PM; it was busy but not crowded at all. After two tours through Costco, there is only one item they don't carry that Sam's does. But their wine selection is better, their meats look better and their prepared foods are better. Short version - advantage: Costco. Plus,...


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