| Movie/TV Board|| re: It's finally here, Game of Thrones season 5 trailer#1 - LSU0358 on 1/30/15 at 10:07 am|
[quote]cut/altered other major things[/quote]
[quote]People just need to accept it is what it is.[/quote]
Exactly. The directors can't include every scene or character from the book. There is simply too much material in a good book for parts not to be changed/eliminated on the big screen....
| Political Talk|| re: United Steel Workers Contract set to expire 12:01 a.m. Sunday - LSU0358 on 1/30/15 at 8:37 am|
[quote]There are plenty of people out there who would gladly walk into those jobs at the current pay/benefits scale.
While this is true, its tough to run a refinery if you lose a lot of your operations personnel at the same time. Putting all new operators on a unit would be asking for ...
| Political Talk|| re: United Steel Workers Contract set to expire 12:01 a.m. Sunday - LSU0358 on 1/30/15 at 8:35 am|
Poor timing on there parts. Companies won't be in a very giving mood after oil crash in last half of 2014. Especially those companies that have an upstream arm in addition to refineries....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Shreveport Watering Holes - LSU0358 on 1/28/15 at 9:12 pm|
Noble Savage is your best bet for drinking....
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: Benson needs to sell to the Mannings - LSU0358 on 1/28/15 at 12:33 pm|
[quote]They can definitely afford it[/quote]
No they can't. Could they get an investment group to pay for it? Possibly. But no way in heck could they personally fund 1 billion dollars. There are only ~500 billionaires in the US.
The Manning's are rich. The people that pay their salary are...
| Political Talk|| re: Obama Says Treating Drug Use As a Criminal Problem Is "Counterproductive" - LSU0358 on 1/28/15 at 10:31 am|
Agree completely. A shame he didn't do something with this when he had both the Senate and the House under D control. The Reps will let something pass that will cut law enforcement budgets over their dead bodies....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Brandon's high school coach comments - LSU0358 on 1/28/15 at 10:13 am|
[quote]Lee beat Jefferson[/quote]
Correct. Lee was undefeated on the year and one down half and he's out for the year....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Brandon's high school coach comments - LSU0358 on 1/28/15 at 10:07 am|
[quote] epic if Jennings starts[/quote]
If he starts with no noticeable improvement, yes it will get nasty. The boo birds will come out quickly....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Brandon's high school coach comments - LSU0358 on 1/28/15 at 8:38 am|
[quote]This is the same coach that was responsible for Harris being extremely unprepared heading into college?[/quote]
Yeah that making it all the way to the state championship game showed real poor coaching....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Brandon's high school coach comments - LSU0358 on 1/28/15 at 8:30 am|
[quote]evidence is mounting that the only person holding back Brandon Harris is Brandon Harris.[/quote]
The only evidence is self reinforced comments on the Rant....
| Political Talk|| re: Justice Sotomeyer worries constitution is being shred to favor law enforcement - LSU0358 on 1/26/15 at 3:39 pm|
I agree with her and every word in the article. Ending the war on drugs would solve much of this problem. The WoD is an income stream and a jobs program for federal, state, and local governments....
| Political Talk|| re: The F-35: the only issue anyone should care about - LSU0358 on 1/26/15 at 1:54 pm|
[quote]Didn't the Air Force originally opposed the army having attack helicopters and having their own use of Cobras way back when in the late 50s early 60s, saying it was their job? I seem to remember something like that. [/quote]
Yes they did. Very similar to the A-10 situation. The Air Force...
| Political Talk|| re: Former Fox Station Employee Shoots Himself Outside News Corporation Building - LSU0358 on 1/26/15 at 1:36 pm|
Sounds like he was a few trees short of a forest. Good thing he only shot himself and not others....
| Political Talk|| re: NYC Mayor DeBlasio has hit the PR Jackpot. - LSU0358 on 1/26/15 at 12:44 pm|
Unless the snow removal is screwed up like the last large snow storm that hit in DeBlasio's first year....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Anyone watching Sons of Liberty on the History Channel tonight? - LSU0358 on 1/25/15 at 3:06 pm|
[quote] most of what the history channel puts out is garbage[/quote]
The Hatfields and McCoy's, The Men Who Built America, Vikings, etc have all been good stuff they've put out lately....
| Political Talk|| re: 1,700 Private Jets Fly To Sweden To Discuss Global Warming - LSU0358 on 1/25/15 at 8:29 am|
They could, I don't know, fly commercial where the fuel consumption per a passenger is orders of magnitude lower.
Just another example of "Do as I say, not as I do" from the liberal elite class....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Is it acceptable to ask what you should wear to an interview? - LSU0358 on 1/23/15 at 11:50 am|
A suit and tie is never out of place for an interview...especially for a white collar job....
| Money Talk|| re: Europe QE to start off at 50 Billion / Month? - LSU0358 on 1/23/15 at 8:43 am|
[quote]European stocks [/quote]
I really like Italian MIB here. I might buy some MIB futures and hedge out currency risks of the trade.
ETA: I haven't bought anything here yet...will wait until new highs above the summer 2014 levels....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Going rate for maid service ? - LSU0358 on 1/23/15 at 7:02 am|
[quote]What about the SAHMs that still have a maid come out?[/quote]
Unless the couple is rolling in the money, really lazy on the SAHM's part.
To the OP, $75 for ~1.5 hrs once a week in a 2600 sq ft house (in Bossier City). She does a good job cleaning kitchen, bathrooms, and floors. She do...
| Money Talk|| re: Europe QE to start off at 50 Billion / Month? - LSU0358 on 1/22/15 at 4:50 pm|
[quote]So how does this work with ECB? [/quote]
Bloomberg gives some good basics here....