| Movie/TV Board|| re: Let us overanalyze the Rocky movies.... - Jake88 on 3/4/14 at 10:08 pm|
[quote]Biggest flaw of the movies is that nobody ever put their hands up and every punch was so brutal [/quote]
You ever see Gatti vs Ward I, especially round 9? Gatti vs Ward II, especially round 3, Gatti vs Ward III?
Hagler vs Hearns?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What's the best lawn weed killer - Jake88 on 3/4/14 at 9:34 pm|
I don't see where it controls bahia grass....
| O-T Lounge|| re: What's the best lawn weed killer - Jake88 on 3/4/14 at 8:57 pm|
Bonus S is worthless for grassy weeds and mediocre at broadleaf weeds.
I've had success with Bayer Southern Weed Killer for Lawns. And, for Chamberbitter, Ortho Nutsedge Killer.
Anyone have experience with Segment by BASF? My issue is bahia grass and some other grassy weeds in my Centipede...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: The Bucs new uniform. - Jake88 on 3/3/14 at 11:29 am|
Why screw with what worked? The pewter helmets with the red jerseys looked good....
| O-T Lounge|| re: NOPD searching for a 19-year-old missing woman - Jake88 on 3/3/14 at 11:10 am|
Why are the commenters on that link mostly suspecting human trafficking rather than impaired driving leading to the car going into the lake?...
| Political Talk|| re: What is the driving force behind the fiscal liberal mindset? - Jake88 on 3/1/14 at 7:03 pm|
| Political Talk|| re: Romney versus Obama when it comes to foreign policy - Jake88 on 3/1/14 at 6:52 pm|
[quote]Romney = Obama = Bush.[/quote]
Right. Their tax policies are the same. Their supreme court nominees would be exactly alike. They all have the same attitude towards energy policy. They all have the same views on the 2nd amendment. They all have the same views on minimum wages. They all supp...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Chamberbitter in lawn, what to put on it now - Jake88 on 3/1/14 at 1:59 pm|
Pre emergent, not sure. But I was able to kill it with [b]spot[/b] treatments of Ortho Nutsedge Killer in my centipede lawn. If you spray it over the entire lawn it will cause some temporary yellowing....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Saw a murder - Jake88 on 2/28/14 at 8:18 pm|
[quote]You don't get it. The infection has spread so far it is in the roots. It is part of a cultural identity. Until you destroy that concept, (and that may be impossible) the cancer will ravage and spread until everything is dead.
It's societal distillation. You are looking at the bottom of th...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Saw a murder - Jake88 on 2/28/14 at 8:10 pm|
The people, the culture, the attitude...that is the problem. Until you attack the cancer, excise it from the body, it will only spread.[/quote]
That's what I said in my first post. But, those infected are beyond redemption and should be removed from civil society at the first conviction ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Saw a murder - Jake88 on 2/28/14 at 8:06 pm|
People with violent crimes won't be as readily allowed to plea the charges down because the jails are near capacity.
Go hang out in New Orleans criminal court and see what violent charges get little to no time in prison....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Saw a murder - Jake88 on 2/28/14 at 7:50 pm|
Nah the shooter probably already should have been locked up for something else.....whomever let him out should be kicking themself[/quote]
Build more jails. The dregs are beyond redemption and are only capable of spreading misery.
That was the second murder of the day. It's truly dis...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Why cant Brad wing get a starting job in the NFL - Jake88 on 2/26/14 at 7:58 pm|
[quote]Brad Wing punt 31 yards to the ORE21,.
Brad Wing punt 35 yards to the ORE15, [/quote]
What's the problem with those? Those are close to what he was trying to do. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Subsidized National Flood Insurance, for or against? - Jake88 on 2/26/14 at 2:51 pm|
Which flood zone is it that will get those huge premiums if that bill ever comes into play? I live on the Northshore, north of I-12 at 25 feet elevation but I'm n flood zone A. No house in this subdivision has flooded.
If the max payout is 250K how can the premium be 10-25k per year? You could ...
| Political Talk|| re: House of Cards--- - Jake88 on 2/21/14 at 1:13 pm|
It seems unrealistic that a newly elected Dem president would change his nominee to Secretary of State based on a college newspaper article he edited in 1978. It also seems unrealistic that the same Dem president would change who heads up education reform b...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Best Suburb in Louisiana? - Jake88 on 2/19/14 at 11:50 am|
I left a lot of them out, like Annadele's, Water Street Bistro, Carmello's and more....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Best Suburb in Louisiana? - Jake88 on 2/19/14 at 11:47 am|
[quote]Are the edges of Mandeville really that much better than the edges of Metairie? I don't know.[/quote]
Absolutely. The edges of Mandeville haven't been invaded by "affordable" housing….yet....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Best Suburb in Louisiana? - Jake88 on 2/19/14 at 11:45 am|
[quote]I was thinking more along the lines, and I can't stand the area, but the Metairie suburb restaurants have got to be better than that crap on the lakefront in Mandeville.[/quote]
Why are you sticking to the lakefront? There is nothing in Metairie that holds a candle to LaProvence, Dakota or...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Best Suburb in Louisiana? - Jake88 on 2/19/14 at 11:43 am|
[quote]Now, lets just say we plop a pin down in the middle of Mandeville and take in the restaurants within a 10-15 mile area. [/quote]
It's not even close. You've got Besh's La Provence, Dakota, Cafe Lynn, Del Porto, all which rank as 4 or 5 star restaurants amongst many other choices.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Episcopal vs Lusher Soccer match from last night - Jake88 on 2/19/14 at 11:29 am|
Public school trash. Typical....
| O-T Lounge|| re: What to do: Neighbor with Santa still up: update p 19 - Jake88 on 2/18/14 at 7:45 am|
I suspect the signs of life were from the Louisiana "snowboarder" kid the op spoke to earlier double checking the cleanliness of the scene....
| O-T Lounge|| re: If marijuana became legal for recreational use in your state.. - Jake88 on 2/17/14 at 10:20 pm|
[quote]You know, it doesn't have to be smoked.[/quote]
I know, but most of it is....
| O-T Lounge|| re: If marijuana became legal for recreational use in your state.. - Jake88 on 2/17/14 at 9:33 pm|
Never cared for it and wouldn't try again.
increased risk of cancer as well. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Three arrested in Skip Bertman home invasion, ring theft - Jake88 on 2/17/14 at 9:31 pm|
This kind of crap seems to happen frequently with the people one hires to work around the house. I hate having to have people come by to repair or do other work around the house....
| O-T Lounge|| re: What to do: Neighbor with Santa still up: update p 19 - Jake88 on 2/17/14 at 9:26 pm|
[quote]IDK. He talked he was in high school and a snowboarder.[/quote]
Snowboarder in Louisiana??? He's more suspicious by the minute. Terrible cover story....
| More Sports Board|| re: 51 NFL players surveyed - their thoughts on having a gay teammate - Jake88 on 2/17/14 at 9:22 pm|
Yeah, they most of them answered like they think they're supposed to....
| O-T Lounge|| re: What to do: Neighbor with Santa still up: update p 19 - Jake88 on 2/17/14 at 9:07 pm|
[quote]The man replies that he had not noticed the Santa,though it's been standing tall for at least 6 weeks and is at least 6 feet tall itself.[/quote]
He did it. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Argument on The Rant. Which is the Best Political Diagram??? - Jake88 on 2/17/14 at 12:13 pm|
The first diagram is a mess. Nazism and fascism do not belong on the right while Anarchy does. American conservatism extrapolates to unregulated social Darwinism if taken to the extreme.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Weather Board: With winter the midwest had will it = 2011 Miss Riv flood again? - Jake88 on 2/16/14 at 9:32 pm|
Speckled Trout fishing in Lake Pontchartrain and the nearby marshes fuuuuuuuuuucked toooooooo!...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What to do: Neighbor with Santa still up: update p 19 - Jake88 on 2/16/14 at 9:19 pm|
Have you knocked and spoken to their immediate neighbors? If you're worried about it, someone else is too. Why not call the police on a non-emergent line and explain your concern? They might drive by and look into themselves....