| O-T Lounge|| re: What does this pic mean to you? - MikeBRLA on 12/7/13 at 11:44 am|
[quote]ETA: I just noticed the other block. I'm not sure what it means.[/quote]
There is a 4 in the block if you look close. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: USAF Flash Mob - MikeBRLA on 12/6/13 at 7:00 pm|
[quote]Its what they're paid to do. [/quote]
Exalctly 480's point. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Old OT members...Roll call - MikeBRLA on 12/4/13 at 8:49 pm|
OT class of '05 checking in. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Fast and the Furious Actor Paul Walker Dead After Car Explosion (CONFIRMED) - MikeBRLA on 11/30/13 at 9:36 pm|
[quote]Does anyone think its ironic that a guy who made 6 movies about driving really, really fast and doing crazy arse stunts just so happens to die in a car crash?[/quote]
Not quite sure you know what ironic means. It would be ironic if he made safety videos, not stunt/action movies.
| Political Talk|| re: Another JFK Assassination Thread... Question inside - MikeBRLA on 11/27/13 at 4:59 pm|
Who's to say the back and to the left movement wasn't caused by Kennedy's muscles jerking from the shot. Let's not forget he was very much alive when he was shot. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: bicycle tricks from the 1850s - MikeBRLA on 11/27/13 at 3:31 pm|
[quote]looks more like 1850 [/quote]
Those are 1930s era cars in the background. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Cash only: tax avoidance or common practice? - MikeBRLA on 11/24/13 at 9:01 pm|
[quote]Cash only: tax avoidance or common practice?}[/quote]
The two are not mutually exclusive ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Who's got their Christmas tree up already? Post a picture if you do - MikeBRLA on 11/24/13 at 8:26 pm|
[quote]Who's got [b]there[/b] Christmas tree up already? Post a picture if you do[/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| re: Arrested for displaying weapon rudely... - MikeBRLA on 11/23/13 at 11:04 am|
It didn't look like he was in a neighborhood or any type of populated area to me so I don't see how one can say he was looking for attention or a fight. It looked like he was taking a hike in a rural area. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Arrested for displaying weapon rudely... - MikeBRLA on 11/23/13 at 9:10 am|
[quote]...why do you need to hike with two guns?[/quote]
Bc he wanted to and it's perfectly legal to do so. Since when does "need" bc a requirement to do something w/o being stopped by the cops? Why to people "need" sports cars?
The cops said they stopped him bc citizens called in saying...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anyone hear anything about income based housing coming to Livingston Parish? - MikeBRLA on 11/20/13 at 6:48 am|
[quote]Can't see why anyone would agree to sell their land for that use. It's a no win all around.[/quote]
To make money????
Why would an investor care where the money comes from on an investment? As long as the money is being made legally why would they care? ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Techies: Question about virtual machines - MikeBRLA on 11/16/13 at 10:15 am|
[quote]Legally, if that is an OEM version of the OS on that laptop it can ONLY ever be used on the laptop it came on.[/quote]
Correct. The OS license lives and dies with the hardware. That is why OSs bundled with hardware are so much cheaper. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Are women sexier wearing skimpy outfits or buck naked? - MikeBRLA on 11/8/13 at 4:14 am|
[quote]Never heard it called "buck" naked. [/quote]
Buck is the original and "correct" saying. Butt naked is a mispronunciation of the correct "buck naked" that has come to be accepted over time. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Moving to Baton Rouge and looking for advice on where to live. - MikeBRLA on 11/3/13 at 12:44 pm|
[quote]There is a great area of Baton Rouge called Denham Springs. For some reason it dies not have the violent crime that Other areas of Baton Rouge does. Get there ASAP[/quote]
Baton Rouge and DS are two different places. Not even in the same parish. I'm sorry you can't afford to live in the ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Everyone's favorite Lambo driver apparently got a door ding... - MikeBRLA on 11/2/13 at 5:15 pm|
[quote]So that guy just parks in a fire lane or whatever the frick he wants?[/quote]
Yellow curbs are loading zones. Red curbs are fire lanes. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: How do you say "gif?" - MikeBRLA on 11/1/13 at 6:21 pm|
[quote]I say it with a "g" sound, not a "j".[/quote]
So like giant or george? Say g aloud. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Lets play Traffic Signal Trivia.... - MikeBRLA on 10/29/13 at 1:10 pm|
[quote]So Id love to know the following: 1. When did a flashing yellow light start to symbolize a 4 way stop? I was always under te impression that a flashing yellow meant to proceed with caution? [/quote]
When the dumb arse Baton Rouge media started telling everyone to do so every time the weath...
| Political Talk|| re: Florida Blue Cancels 300,000 Policies - MikeBRLA on 10/24/13 at 6:15 am|
This can't be. I said many peoples existing plans were made illegal under obamacare in another thread recently and several people said I didn't know what I was talking about. :lol:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Name a well-known concept that you're not sure how it works - MikeBRLA on 10/15/13 at 6:57 am|
[quote]I was told by a pilot that a plane flies because the difference in air pressure between the bottom of the wing and the top of the wing, that the plane is basically sucked upwards by the low pressure on top of the wing. Is that correct?[/quote]
That's it. Think of the wing like a fan blade...
| Political Talk|| re: How obamacare may affect me? - MikeBRLA on 10/14/13 at 6:52 am|
[quote]It was not "illegal." They added a rider. Happens every freaking year in insurance for past 20 years. And lifetime limits were removed a while back.[/quote]
Of course it was made illegal. As part of the ACA ( a law) companies can no longer offer plans the did in the past.
And you ar...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What's your fav book? - MikeBRLA on 10/13/13 at 10:44 pm|
[quote]If you want a legal thriller that's a fast read, I'd second the people who say Grisham. The ones I'm familar with are The Pelican Brief, The Firm and The Rainmaker. [/quote]
I'll have to second this. I'm not a big novel reader but whenever I start a Grisham book I can't put it down. The ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Left google--any tips? - MikeBRLA on 10/13/13 at 10:35 pm|
[quote]I'd like to think that for every e-mail they are checking of mine, they're checking some extremists e-mail elsewhere, and I can live with that. [/quote]
They check it for marketing purposes, not criminal prosecution purposes 99% of the time. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Left google--any tips? - MikeBRLA on 10/13/13 at 10:24 pm|
[quote]Don't flatter yourself, theyre not that interested[/quote]
If they aren't that interested as you claim then why do they bend over backwards and spend millions and millions to be able to access your data? ...
| Political Talk|| re: How obamacare may affect me? - MikeBRLA on 10/13/13 at 7:09 pm|
[quote]85% of Americans have insurance. ACA will have minimal effect. She will keep her plan and her doctors and hospitals.[/quote]
I'm not sure it this was a serious post or not but it certainly isn't true.
Her previous plan was made illegal by obama care and is no longer available. What ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: The unfinished house on Stumberg.... - MikeBRLA on 10/11/13 at 7:43 pm|
Yeah. I'd be interested to hear the story. As it sits now there is an empty street. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: The unfinished house on Stumberg.... - MikeBRLA on 10/11/13 at 7:32 pm|
[quote]Why did it look so dilapidated? Was the lumber simply not treated or something? Would the "black out phase" have protected it more?[/quote]
You don't frame a house with treated lumber bc it shouldn't be exposed to the elements.
In this case construction stopped and the wood was ruined...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Whos never dated a woman that could cook whatsoever - MikeBRLA on 10/9/13 at 12:01 am|
[quote]Whos never dated a woman that could cook whatsoever[/quote]
I assume you meant to ask "who's dated a woman that couldn't cook whatsoever?"
| Political Talk|| re: Why can't furloughed govt workers "volunteer" their time? - MikeBRLA on 10/5/13 at 5:34 pm|
[quote]If you aren't being paid, why would you work? [/quote]
If you are in a just in it for the money job I would have to agree. However these people call what they do "service".
Obviously they are just there for an easy paycheck and serving their country has nothing to do with it.
| Political Talk|| re: I'm gonna sum up my feelings re: Obama - MikeBRLA on 10/4/13 at 5:50 am|
[quote] (and system-damaging) l[/quote]
So say "system-damaging" like the system was working fine before. Operating in the red for decades isn't sustainable.
You can't break something that was already broken. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Using a bath towel more than once before washing it - trashy or normal? - MikeBRLA on 10/3/13 at 6:48 am|
[quote]So your family doesn't dry the cracks of their arse?? [/quote]
Of course we do, but we don't go around with shite on our arse either. :lol:...