| Money Talk|| re: Job - TheDiesel on 7/21/14 at 6:18 pm|
What about Pipeline work? Ton of it going on....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Which period in life do you make the best friends? - TheDiesel on 7/20/14 at 9:24 pm|
Highschool for me. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Les Miles is Uber Baton Rouge's first customer - TheDiesel on 7/11/14 at 12:55 pm|
[quote]I wonder how long they'll stick with it after the first drunk pukes in their private car.[/quote]
You are charged a cleaning fee that that is pretty high so while I'm sure it is a nuisance, the drive will not have to pay for cleaning....
| LSU Recruiting Board|| re: OT Garrett Thomas of Many - TheDiesel on 7/9/14 at 9:22 pm|
[quote]Petroleum Engineering degree[/quote]
LSU has a very good PETE department. Not sure where you are going with that comment....
| O-T Lounge|| re: C Ray Nagin receives 10 years in prison - TheDiesel on 7/9/14 at 12:15 pm|
[quote]They lost everything they accumulated their entire life. Nagin also had his government pension terminated the day he was convicted [/quote]
| Money Talk|| re: I've fallen on hard times, credit score has plummeted - TheDiesel on 7/8/14 at 10:13 am|
Keep your head up and stay positive. Set a budget and stick to it while knocking down the cards with the highest interest rate first.
| O-T Lounge|| re: NOLA City Council Transportation to discuss Uber in open meeting tomorrow AM. - TheDiesel on 6/24/14 at 9:17 am|
[quote]Plus IMO uber just makes it easier for corruption. Having one group over the cab industry is a lot easier to have people getting paid off than if you have a bunch of independents running around controlling the industry. [/quote]
Have there been accusations of corruption directly related to...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: FBD - Back home FROM Omaha - TheDiesel on 6/19/14 at 8:27 pm|
FBD: Lone Pint Yellow Rose
I usually do not like IPAs and I really enjoy this one. Will probably get the growler filled with it tomorrow after work. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Does your wife do all your grocery shopping at Whole Foods? - TheDiesel on 6/9/14 at 8:32 pm|
[quote]organic guarantees no GMO food [/quote]
| Tiger Rant|| re: ESPN 3 isn't ready - TheDiesel on 5/31/14 at 8:30 pm|
Log out of your tablet and try on your laptop again. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Best place to watch the draft in Pville? - TheDiesel on 5/9/14 at 6:03 pm|
Is Pineville still dry?...
| More Sports Board|| re: Greg Oden, "I'm one of the biggest bust ever" - TheDiesel on 5/9/14 at 2:51 pm|
[quote]Sports reporters ought to know this and not ask stupid questions like this.[/quote]
Mark Titus played AAU ball with Oden and they were good friends then and at OSU. Titus never brought up the word bust in the interview.
His book is a good read and I became an Oden fan after reading it. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Bally's Perkins Rowe - TheDiesel on 4/26/14 at 1:36 am|
Lifetime is very nice. Expensive though. The "gold" level place was $65 a month and they do not negotiate. Month to month memberships and you can cancel with a 1 month notice. They also charged like $150 for a startup fee or whatever they call it.
Inside it had everything you could possibly want...
| O-T Lounge|| re: LSU lakes master planning work kicks off Wednesday - TheDiesel on 4/16/14 at 9:24 pm|
Those pics are from Houston on buffalo bayou by downtown. I run there 2-3 times a week. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anyone working the Sasol job in Lake Charles? - TheDiesel on 4/9/14 at 8:09 am|
Permitting is the issue right now. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anyone working the Sasol job in Lake Charles? - TheDiesel on 4/8/14 at 10:23 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anyone working the Sasol job in Lake Charles? - TheDiesel on 4/8/14 at 10:15 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| re: Engineers/Construction Workers? - TheDiesel on 4/8/14 at 10:07 pm|
Unfortunately, work ethic is not taught in school and it shows. I grew up working construction and it is by far the best thing I could have done.
When the heat gets put on some people they just fold. It is what it is. ...
| Money Talk|| re: The Intelligent Investor - TheDiesel on 4/7/14 at 5:54 pm|
[quote]It helps if you have a general understanding of how the market works.[/quote]
I felt like A Random Walk Down Wall Street did a better job of this. Intelligent Investor has been a good read though....
| O-T Lounge|| re: PE exam Friday 4-11-14 - TheDiesel on 4/7/14 at 4:44 pm|
[quote]Just to make it clear, you will be able to take the test but not get the license. Still have to wait the 3 years, 4 months for that.[/quote]
Ok thanks. The lady at LAPELS seemed agitated to have to answer my question....
| O-T Lounge|| re: PE exam Friday 4-11-14 - TheDiesel on 4/7/14 at 2:52 pm|
[quote]No its not computer based until next year. And starting in September you will be able to take the pe once you graduate and pass fe. No more waiting to take the test but you still have to wait the time to get the license.[/quote]
I called LAPELS today to look into this and as of today you c...
| Money Talk|| re: What is the Money Board's opinion on high frequency trading? - TheDiesel on 4/3/14 at 5:50 pm|
Is anyone going to read Lewis's book? I don't know enough about HST to form a conclusion, but I have really enjoyed his books in the past. Hopefully it will be as good as 'The Big Short'....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Nike did something right with the Frees - TheDiesel on 4/3/14 at 4:45 pm|
Mizuno Kinvara 3/4's for me. My go to shoe for the last 3 years....
| Money Talk|| re: 401k Tax Deferment Max - TheDiesel on 4/2/14 at 5:04 pm|
I thought the $17,500 was a combined max for employee and employer. I feel pretty dumb now. ...
| Money Talk|| re: 2nd Interview with Halliburton - TheDiesel on 4/1/14 at 4:52 pm|
[quote]not the first time I've heard this. weatherford I haven't heard anything bad from people I know [/quote]
My roommate in college only lasted 6-7 months with Weatherford. He was getting married though so I guess he didn't like the constant travel. Not sure if he reads this board, but I think...
| O-T Lounge|| re: A few tips for any OT bar owners or future bar owners - TheDiesel on 4/1/14 at 4:35 pm|
Freds is the worst about the no door. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Philosophy vs Practicality. Would you compromise? - TheDiesel on 4/1/14 at 12:08 pm|
Then add the "fair" tax or whatever the pols call it nowadays to the table. Everyone pays the same rate.
| Political Talk|| re: Philosophy vs Practicality. Would you compromise? - TheDiesel on 4/1/14 at 11:54 am|
Single payer health care is not an option. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Paul Ryan proposes budget with 5 trillion in cuts over next decade - TheDiesel on 4/1/14 at 11:36 am|
[quote]cut Pell Grants for low-income students[/quote]
I think the better question would be why are Pell grants so easy to abuse? Schools like SUNO come to mind....
| Political Talk|| re: Exxon Report on Climate Change Risks - TheDiesel on 4/1/14 at 11:09 am|
[quote]Is Texas Wind Energy any cheaper? I don't hear Texans bragging about their electric cost[/quote]
My provider is Green Mountain Energy and is 100% renewable. It was cheaper than almost every other option I had. Honestly the 100% renewable isn't a big deal to me, but the price is legit.