| O-T Lounge|| re: Shell just backed out of the 12 Billion dollar deal for Ascension - TheDiesel on 12/5/13 at 3:07 pm|
[quote]Wow, the only reason I like Bobby Jindal and he managed to frick this up[/quote]
Bobby had nothing to do with the decision. Word from a Shell VP on a different project is that the internal cost was estimated to be 23.5B and they decided it was not worth that kind of money.
eta: This GTL ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Alex Box getting artificial turf in foul territory - TheDiesel on 12/3/13 at 7:50 am|
[quote]We are about to go through a smoke laval type stretch.[/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| re: What is that giant white sphere near the bridge? - TheDiesel on 11/25/13 at 5:49 pm|
Storage spheres like the ones used at the Nucor plant....
| Money Talk|| re: PM yikes - TheDiesel on 11/21/13 at 12:42 pm|
Probably hanging out with all the high rollers in Miami.
I will say that he put in a lot of time explaining his dividend strategy and it was interesting seeing it from a different perspective....
| Money Talk|| re: PM yikes - TheDiesel on 11/21/13 at 8:51 am|
Thatbigfella sold all of his shares...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| re: Should I start Sproles? He's questionable - TheDiesel on 11/21/13 at 7:58 am|
Atlantas D is horrible against the run. Thomas and Ingram should both have nice games tonight. I just don't see them using Sproles much since he didn't practice and it is a short week....
| Fantasy Sports Board|| re: Harry Douglas or Danny Amendola? - TheDiesel on 11/21/13 at 7:56 am|
Amendola. Lots of points to be scored and Amendola will get tons of looks....
| Fantasy Sports Board|| re: L Bell and Ridley for Morris? - TheDiesel on 11/20/13 at 3:08 pm|
What do you not like about Bell? He is good for 80-100 yards from scrimmage and is a good back out of the backfield. ...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| re: Megatron Trade - TheDiesel on 11/20/13 at 1:53 pm|
No way in hell...
| More Sports Board|| re: How much extra would you be willing to pay for the SEC network? - TheDiesel on 11/20/13 at 11:02 am|
I'm already paying for the Long Horn network with UVerse so might as well waste more money on another channel.
How will they handle baseball/basketball games? I'm guessing one game on TV and the rest streaming on the SEC website?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: anyone still buy digital photo frames for your family? - TheDiesel on 11/19/13 at 3:29 pm|
My dad is pretty good about updating it when they go somewhere new, but mainly due to my mom annoying the crap out of him until he finally gives in....
| O-T Lounge|| re: anyone still buy digital photo frames for your family? - TheDiesel on 11/19/13 at 3:19 pm|
Bought one for my parents and they have pictures of their trips on it and they keep it in the kitchen....
| O-T Lounge|| re: At what age did you start drinking coffee? And how do you like yours? - TheDiesel on 11/19/13 at 7:52 am|
17. Black for me. Community Dark Roast is a solid choice....
| Fantasy Sports Board|| re: PPR-Andre Brown or Woodhead? - TheDiesel on 11/14/13 at 11:06 am|
| Fantasy Sports Board|| re: Do I take a chance on Roddy White this week? - TheDiesel on 11/14/13 at 9:14 am|
I have Roddy, but I am keeping him on my bench until he produces. First the ankle, then then the hamstring, and now they mention a shoulder problem. It is almost becoming comical at this point....
| Money Talk|| re: Roth IRA Contributions - TheDiesel on 11/13/13 at 9:51 am|
I'm pretty sure Roth uses AGI. For someone who is single like the OP the max is $114,000 before phasing out and ending at $129,000....
| Money Talk|| re: Roth IRA Contributions - TheDiesel on 11/13/13 at 7:48 am|
[quote]everyone seems to use roth ira rather than traditional....why is that? just due to pre tax distributions?[/quote]
Most assumptions are that you are meeting your employer match on a 401(K) if you are employed by a company that offers one.
Most follow this pattern:
1. 401(K) up to emplo...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Recommendations for office coffee - TheDiesel on 11/12/13 at 10:11 am|
We have Community at our office in Houston. Other projects have Maxwells and the like and they taste terrible....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Hoops Preview: LSU vs UMass 11/12/13, 10am CT, ESPN2 - TheDiesel on 11/11/13 at 11:20 am|
Will Geauzone have audio/video? My company blocks ESPN3, but I was able to listen to the baseball games last year on Geauxzone....
| Money Talk|| re: Postponing 401k contributions to pay of debts - TheDiesel on 11/11/13 at 7:57 am|
You should pay off the card ASAP. ...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| re: Bad Decisions Week 10 - TheDiesel on 11/11/13 at 7:28 am|
Andre Brown on bench and started Vernon Davis. I'm not sure if Davis can be considered a bad decision since he was knocked out of the game with a concussion.
Regardless .7 points is tough to overcome....
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: Did the light come on for Ingram? - TheDiesel on 11/10/13 at 9:49 pm|
They are playing pretty bad. Missing their 2 linebackers sure isn't helping them. ...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| re: Roddy or A. Boldin? PPR - TheDiesel on 11/10/13 at 10:31 am|
Boldin until Roddy proves he can play a full game....
| Fantasy Sports Board|| re: Pick up Roddy White? - TheDiesel on 11/8/13 at 12:19 pm|
You have to take into account the fact that Aaron Rodgers will be out. Without him behind center all of the GB receivers take a hit...
| Money Talk|| re: Over Funding Life Insurance vs. Roth IRA - TheDiesel on 11/8/13 at 12:13 pm|
[quote]5) I'm skeptical of the fees and increased cost of mutual funds. [/quote]
Why not pick an Index fund then? If you can't handle .1% in fees I dont know what to tell you....
| Fantasy Sports Board|| re: Pick up Roddy White? - TheDiesel on 11/8/13 at 11:12 am|
[quote]Drop TRich for White[/quote]
Don't do this. Rb's are worth way more than wr's and Jones will never play in his lineup....
| Fantasy Sports Board|| re: Pick up Roddy White? - TheDiesel on 11/8/13 at 10:23 am|
Pick up Roddy and drop Jones....
| Money Talk|| re: Residual value on car - TheDiesel on 11/8/13 at 8:12 am|
Money talk Boom...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Tesla is a crappy car - TheDiesel on 11/8/13 at 7:48 am|
[quote]1) tons of tax dollars are being wasted on this green crusade [/quote]
Agree, but Tesla is not one of those companies wasting money.
[quote] (b) I sure as hell dont want to be on the road with these time bombs [/quote]
Then don't buy one.
(iii) I really dont like to see people get...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| re: Who would you start with these flex options? - TheDiesel on 11/7/13 at 3:02 pm|
Atlanta is horrible on D....