| O-T Lounge|| re: Is it possible to do something that you think is not in your best self interest? - notslim99 on 7/12/14 at 1:36 pm|
[quote]A drug addict is most certainly using drugs to avoid the feeling of not using them. It isn't the best long term decision, but at the time, it's the most self gratifying thing for him to do.[/quote]
That is self gratification, not self interest. If self interest is defined as the best thing...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Non-stop hopes: Monroe seeks direct flight to Denver - notslim99 on 7/11/14 at 10:36 pm|
SHV has a daily flight to and from DEN. I didn't think that we would have the numbers to support it, but that plane is full more times than not....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Most stylish gentleman of all time? - notslim99 on 7/8/14 at 1:03 pm|
Liam Gallagher. Stylish? Yes. Gentleman? No.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Key and Peele - “Offensive Boss” - notslim99 on 7/8/14 at 9:35 am|
"Don't sleep on Barry O." :lol:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Key and Peele - “Offensive Boss” - notslim99 on 7/8/14 at 9:13 am|
Since we're trading Key & Peele links, [link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dd7FixvoKBw)]Substitute teacher[/link] is my submission....
| Music Board|| re: greatest front man of all time - notslim99 on 7/5/14 at 9:36 am|
The fact that you didn't mention Robert Plant shows that you belong no where near the music board....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Under dog loser vs bandwagon winner rooter....which are you? - notslim99 on 7/4/14 at 4:54 pm|
I'm an Astros fan. You do the math....
| Political Talk|| re: Yahoo writes article "It's Obama's Presidency, but Bush's World - notslim99 on 7/3/14 at 1:24 pm|
[quote]Lemme axe ya dis, if your wife died, and you learned she had racked up a few million in undisclosed debt that you were liable to repay, would that be her fault, or yours? [/quote]
Hers, but I sure as shite wouldn't double or triple the debt. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anyone here ever saved someone's life? Tell me your story. - notslim99 on 6/27/14 at 5:53 pm|
Pulled my sister out of a pool when she was two. I grabbed her as soon as she fell in, so she thought it was funny....
| O-T Lounge|| re: 1951 Ford Victoria... - notslim99 on 6/22/14 at 3:50 pm|
It's nice, but I like the '51 Chrysler New Yorker. :pimp:
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anybody experience inner ear problems related to flying? - notslim99 on 6/22/14 at 3:47 pm|
[quote]my balance and vision are definitely off[/quote]
This happens to me when I have a bit of sinus drainage. Hurts like a bastard too. I usually take some Sudafed about 30 minutes before takeoff and chew some gum. That usually helps with the pain and balance....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anyone here been to anyone "unique" places in Europe that you enjoyed? - notslim99 on 6/19/14 at 8:48 pm|
I don't know if they're "unique," but Munich, Germany and Innsbruck, Austria are tits....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Conn teen Justina is back with her family - notslim99 on 6/17/14 at 7:32 pm|
[quote]Lou and Linda Pelletier[/quote]
Gon get paid and rightfully so....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Has it been a while since we had an OT celebrity lookalike thread? - notslim99 on 6/8/14 at 11:25 pm|
Soooooooooooooo. You first? Or........
| O-T Lounge|| re: Before Tinder, there was 1980's video dating - notslim99 on 6/7/14 at 5:02 pm|
Seth Green's dad?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Sweet real estate headshots - notslim99 on 6/7/14 at 4:54 pm|
2,1 Legit WYHI....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Best career options for somebody without a degree - notslim99 on 6/5/14 at 11:21 pm|
[quote]Air Traffic Control[/quote]
This pic is from one of the guys at [link=(http://www.stuckmic.com/)]Stuck Mic.[/link] The word is that the FAA is starting its "off the street" hiring for people from the general public. That's how I got on. I hav...
| Political Talk|| re: April 2014 ties for warmest April on record... - notslim99 on 6/2/14 at 10:45 am|
[quote][b]Whose[/b] ascertaining trends over the millenia that the Earth existed?[/quote]
Your climate "scientists" are claiming that the data that has been collected since 1880 or so is enough to claim definitively that the earth is warming and will continue to warm. Very simple and basic scient...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Why is getting a cool car in your 40's considered "mid life crisis"? - notslim99 on 5/28/14 at 9:14 pm|
[quote]Why is getting a cool car in your 40's considered "mid life crisis"?[/quote]
My dad says it's not a "mid-life" crisis, it's a "first time I can afford something like this" crisis....
| O-T Lounge|| re: WWTOTD - Irate T-ball Coach ** Update OP** - notslim99 on 5/22/14 at 7:28 pm|
Update in OP...
| Political Talk|| re: April 2014 ties for warmest April on record... - notslim99 on 5/22/14 at 5:55 pm|
I'm not reading through all this bull shite. With 150 years of data to ascertain trends over the millennia that Earth has existed, which by your admission is impossible to determine, what should we do to stop the terrible trend shown by records kept for 0.000003% of the time that the planet has existe...
| Political Talk|| re: Does THIS sound like a family who wants yet another Benghazi committee? - notslim99 on 5/22/14 at 5:43 pm|
[quote]Rex Doghead, where was YOUR outrage when john Kerry ran an entire presidential campaign on the war. At the same time young men were dying in the sands of Iraq and the mountains of Afghanistan, your despicable party made their deaths a partisan campaign issue. And I bet YOU enthusiastically su...
| O-T Lounge|| re: WWTOTD - Irate T-ball Coach ** Update OP** - notslim99 on 5/21/14 at 6:21 pm|
[quote]Was he polite during the phone call?[/quote]
He was polite but short. He kind of mumbled a bit, but he said that he liked to talk face to face rather than over the phone or email, to which I agreed.
[quote]mother fricking this. Quit being a fricking puss.. how embarrassed your must be to ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: WWTOTD - Irate T-ball Coach ** Update OP** - notslim99 on 5/21/14 at 4:16 pm|
[quote]Did you call him yet?[/quote]
Called and scheduled a face to face meeting after my kid's game tomorrow. Yes, we're staying with the league for the last game....
| O-T Lounge|| re: WWTOTD - Irate T-ball Coach ** Update OP** - notslim99 on 5/21/14 at 11:08 am|
[quote]I think learning how to win and learning from a loss are important life skills for kids to learn. But I don't think that is best taught in a 5-6 year old league. Definetly by 9-10 year old league, absolutely, keep score, have champions, and kids need to learn that not everyone gets a trophy. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Does your job have an "Oh Sheeeeit" moment to it? - notslim99 on 5/21/14 at 11:06 am|
[quote]Yep, and I'm the a-hole flying around in your airspace. I fly for a living so yeah, there's been a few "oh shit" moments. [/quote]
Nice. We like professional pilots. It's Farmer John getting in his Cub twice a year with no transponder, trucking through Class C that gets us in a twist. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Does your job have an "Oh Sheeeeit" moment to it? - notslim99 on 5/21/14 at 11:04 am|
[quote]interesting field. how did you get in that line of work?[/quote]
I was bored with hospital admin and wanted a career change. Aviation has always fascinated me, so I went for it on the last public bid. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: WWTOTD - Irate T-ball Coach ** Update OP** - notslim99 on 5/21/14 at 11:02 am|
[quote]As most have said on here ANY email ... and I wouldn't have sent the one the OP did ... should be sent to the league and not the coach. It is the leagues responsibility for discipline not some random parent. [/quote]
This dude has been acting like an arse for years in this league. If they h...
| O-T Lounge|| re: WWTOTD - Irate T-ball Coach ** Update OP** - notslim99 on 5/21/14 at 10:21 am|
[quote] Wait until you can get out there and actually talk to him man to man.[/quote]
I was at work, so I couldn't address him face to face like I wanted.
Update: He emailed back and asked me to call him. I'm actually interested to see how he justifies his actions....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Does your job have an "Oh Sheeeeit" moment to it? - notslim99 on 5/21/14 at 10:16 am|
[quote]Does your job have an "Oh Sheeeeit" moment to it?[/quote]
Our goal in air traffic control is to not have "Oh Sheeeeit" moments. They can happen though, even if you do everything right....