| O-T Lounge|| re: News channel hides woman's face - NameWithheld on 4/22/14 at 9:17 pm|
In case anyone is interested, here is the link from Channel 2's website:
[link=(http://www.click2houston.com/news/deputies-6-teens-arrested-in-home-breakin-in-nw-harris-county/25591682)]Link to full story... Grey sweatpants included.[/link]...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Cute Easter activity for the little ones - NameWithheld on 4/18/14 at 8:11 am|
My five year old might go for it... I will give it a shot!
I currently have him convinced that I have the powers of the Great Kabuki and that I will spray him with green mist if he doesn't listen and red mist if he is really bad. He gets real nervous when I start pinching my throat and tell him I...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Any vanilla ice cream fans here? - NameWithheld on 4/18/14 at 7:44 am|
While this is one of the most vanilla threads I have ever seen go to multiple pages, I need to bump up my post count, too...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Jaws: Mettenberger over Manziel, Bridgewater - NameWithheld on 4/15/14 at 7:40 pm|
[quote]First of all, THIS times tenteen to whoever said Bridgewater wasn't accurate. [/quote]
That has been the critique ever since his pro day.
[link=(http://www.cbssports.com/nfl/draft/nfl-draft-scout/24488708/pro-days-louisvilles-bridgewater-on-display-for-scouts)]Bridgewater pro day recap[...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Favorite King of the Hill Character/Episode - NameWithheld on 4/14/14 at 9:20 pm|
For me, I am a big Hank fan.. If for nothing else but this exchange:
Favorite minor character:
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Characters you thought would die, but didn't (spoilers?) - NameWithheld on 4/11/14 at 7:26 pm|
Rustin Spencer Cohle
Thought he was a goner!!!!...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Legislator wants you for MORE jury duty... - NameWithheld on 4/2/14 at 10:26 am|
I absolutely disagree with this bill... to the point that I think limits like this should have inflationary factors built in to limit expensive jury trials.
However, the way jury duty in general is handled and viewed by the public is a joke and a travesty. We depend on the judicial system but hav...
| O-T Lounge|| re: She takes stunningly beautiful photos with REAL animals. - NameWithheld on 4/2/14 at 10:18 am|
| O-T Lounge|| re: Worst taste in the world - NameWithheld on 4/2/14 at 10:16 am|
While I am not attempting to say that this taste is more repulsive to me than an unkempt holiest of holies, the taste of raw cilantro is repulsive to me. If I were blind, a mouthful of cilantro would taste like I was eating a bunch of stink bugs... :yack:...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Animated Shows You Want to See a Live Action Version of (Because They'd Suck)... - NameWithheld on 3/31/14 at 9:18 pm|
I'd say a live action Simpsons would not meet expectations...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Driving through Jeanerette on this beautiful Sunday - NameWithheld on 3/30/14 at 10:20 pm|
[quote]My family is a name you would know for sure. Everyone from there does. Yellow Bowl closed for quite a while then reopened but was not the same. Early 80s it was legit though.
I went there last time I was in town and it was a LOT better than the time I went before that. Of course,...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Driving through Jeanerette on this beautiful Sunday - NameWithheld on 3/30/14 at 10:18 pm|
I grew up there (for the most part) and yeah... OP obviously didn't get off of Main St. My family that is still there has a couple nice houses along Main St., but everyone else lives "across da bayou" or further out closer to Hwy 90. Back in the day, and even though I didn't appreciate it at the tim...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Million Dollar Arm gets Highest test Score Chairman of Disney has seen - NameWithheld on 3/27/14 at 5:55 pm|
Looks like something I would definitely see.
Congrats on the film! :cheers:...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Spinoff: what remakes do you want to see? - NameWithheld on 3/27/14 at 5:46 pm|
The Last Starfighter might have some potential... Could even be a trilogy if done right. After all... Xurg escaped!!!
I'd be okay with it as long as they keep the retractable red eye cover for the aliens!
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Most & Bad arse Action Movies of the 80s/90s - NameWithheld on 3/27/14 at 3:14 pm|
Not a whole lot left to add to this thread, but if you consider the Beverly Hills Cop series to be action, then I would add that.
Also... another "not typical" action movie series that I enjoyed was this one... although it seems REALLY dated ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Lame Louisiana Cliche Pet Names - NameWithheld on 3/26/14 at 2:51 pm|
How did Chien and Minou not make the list?
Also, Stains is the best dog name ever... so says the song!...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Favorite TV show intro - NameWithheld on 3/26/14 at 11:50 am|
Wow... very good call. That and Dynasty had great intros for the prime-time soap opera genre....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Favorite TV show intro - NameWithheld on 3/26/14 at 11:40 am|
coming here to post this. great choice[/quote]
I always loved the Michael Mann use of colors and music to set the tone and help tell the story. I had posted this a while back in a thread about Dennis Farina, but I always remember this opening to Crime Story as being pretty damn...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Favorite TV show intro - NameWithheld on 3/26/14 at 6:29 am|
For me, Dexter is tops... With True Detective and a bunch of the others already mentioned also on my list.
Also, I think the different Cosby show openings over the years are worth a mention.
However, if any of you saw this show as a kid and say you weren't freaked out by the opening... You're ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Major Problem with Frozen - NameWithheld on 3/25/14 at 4:53 pm|
This one needs a STFU! or GTFO!
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Dwayne Johnson's Hercules first trailer - NameWithheld on 3/25/14 at 2:26 pm|
My guess as well... Would be a good fit if the gloves come off for it.
There are a few articles out there on the subject... so we'll see!
[link=(http://io9.com/the-rock-hints-that-hes-still-playing-dcs-badass-boun-1551149505)]The Rock on future DC role[/link]
ETA - I...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Predict How United States Map will Appear 50 Years From Now (MSPaint it) - NameWithheld on 3/25/14 at 2:19 pm|
Pretty sure its gonna be like this:
Side note... interesting find when I was searching for that map. Notice the location of "New Louisiana." :lol:
| O-T Lounge|| re: Bill would label some towns as speed traps - NameWithheld on 3/24/14 at 4:23 pm|
[quote]I support this, [b]they should also go further and make towns turn over all traffic ticket revenue to the state.[/b]
There is a law on the books that makes some towns do this. It has to do with the Home Rule Charter. I believe Washington is supposed to turn over all I-49 ticket money to ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: For all you 40+ year olds - 30 years ago today 5 strangers met for detention - NameWithheld on 3/24/14 at 3:55 pm|
[quote]Michael Cera is the brain
Taylor Lautner is the jock
Kristen Stewart is the basket case
Emma Stone is the princess
Mark Wahlberg is the criminal stoner punk who looks way too old to be in high school
Johnny Depp is the gay pirate principal because frick you
The NAACP w...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Game of arms anyone interested in this? - NameWithheld on 3/18/14 at 10:53 pm|
He did really well in Brazil a while back, too. I hope he keeps it up! I noticed a lot of staged scenes tonight. I don't know why they like saying everything is going on in BR... :lol:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Image of First Woman that Capitivated You... (NSFW) - NameWithheld on 3/18/14 at 5:54 am|
[quote] Yvette from Clue. She did not age well.[/quote]
Good Lord... Doesn't even look like the same person! :banghead:
| Political Talk|| re: How long till federal laws trump all state laws? - NameWithheld on 3/17/14 at 11:06 pm|
[quote]I understand federal law supeThe point/question is when will there be federal laws on so many issues that nothing is left that differentiates one state from another. [/quote]
We have already arrived at your destination, sir. There is relatively no policy area that can't be addressed by the...
| Political Talk|| re: How long till federal laws trump all state laws? - NameWithheld on 3/17/14 at 11:00 pm|
[quote]Maybe I'm missing something, but doesn't federal law already supersede state law. What do you mean?[/quote]
Yes...but supposedly only for areas where the federal government has expressly written authority in the Constitution.
See the Tenth Amendment:
[quote]The powers not delegated to ...
| Political Talk|| re: How long till federal laws trump all state laws? - NameWithheld on 3/17/14 at 10:56 pm|
[quote]Supremacy clause yo[/quote]
Yes... Yes... I can feel the anger flowing through you! Take this clause, the Necessary & Proper clause, and the Commerce clause to witness the firepower of the fully ARMED and OPERATIONAL triumvirate of authority powered by judicial review that gives...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Anybody checking out Resurrection on ABC tonight? - NameWithheld on 3/17/14 at 5:43 pm|
[quote]It was nice to see Red Forman and [b]Eric Foreman[/b] share a screen together.[/quote]
Hmmm... the plot thickens!!!