| O-T Lounge|| re: OT Lawyers: Legal question regarding a phone and a dog! - NoSaint on 7/30/14 at 9:40 am|
[quote]But the phone was eaten by a dog. Therefore, the child's carelessness (which I disagree with) was not the cause of the phone's ill-fated demise[/quote]
well, theres always the "theres a dog back here and i have my belongings where they can get to and didnt pay attention" angle....
| O-T Lounge|| re: OT Lawyers: Legal question regarding a phone and a dog! - NoSaint on 7/30/14 at 9:29 am|
[quote]You have shown me no reason why placing a phone on a table near a pool shows lack of care. [/quote]
proximity to the pool would be key with a herd of pre-teens and a dog running around... 12 feet away and 3 feet away would be very different discussions. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: OT Lawyers: Legal question regarding a phone and a dog! - NoSaint on 7/30/14 at 9:18 am|
[quote]yeah right. Everyone wants their phone nearby in case of a phone call or text message. I call bull shite.[/quote]
i actually do keep mine pretty close and tend to keep an eye on it.... i would like to think i would have noticed the dog eating it.
if not, i probably would blame myself. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Man brutally attacked on St. Roch Ave. -- NOPD supposedly does not take report. - NoSaint on 7/30/14 at 8:29 am|
Couple more incidents in the area....
the latest being:
[link=(http://www.nola.com/crime/index.ssf/2014/07/victim_of_st_roch_attack_they.html#incart_m-rpt-2)]"This was a planned assault," Murphy said when reached by phone Tuesday (July 29), two days after the attack. "It was not a robbery attemp...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Peche - severely disapointed - NoSaint on 7/28/14 at 8:44 pm|
[quote]Nothing that I said was really assuming. I read through the thread and based my post on everything that people were saying. [/quote]
Better comparison is that what he did was a bit like going to a steakhouse and getting shrimp cocktail, wedge salad and onion rings and came on here saying s...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Peche - severely disapointed - NoSaint on 7/28/14 at 3:22 pm|
[quote]is this where the OP was seated? [/quote]
yea - im not a big fan of the noise level there, and dont love that style of seating but he exaggerated pretty strongly to make his point. i wouldve loved to have seen him getting to the bench section with couples at the tables on each side and 6 i...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Peche - severely disapointed - NoSaint on 7/28/14 at 3:18 pm|
[quote] I guess if it were called Wahoo a la Parmevade then all the naysayers would be shouting how it's the best fried fish they have ever eaten and everyone is just stupid for not ordering it at every Peche experience. Oh the horror[/quote]
its a place known for great raw preparations that chan...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Peche - severely disapointed - NoSaint on 7/28/14 at 3:14 pm|
No one said those are dishes no one should order or they're bad. It's knowing what to order if you want the best possible experience at a particular restaurant. [/quote]
in fact id say any one of those dishes would be a fine compliment to a meal.... but to go to a premiere fish restauran...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Man brutally attacked on St. Roch Ave. -- NOPD supposedly does not take report. - NoSaint on 7/27/14 at 5:10 pm|
That he was beaten in the street, then he was taken to the hospital and 3 hours later left without police contact is terrible. That there answer is that they didn't find him at the scene and he didn't answer his (stolen by the kids the beat him) cell phone is embarassing.
The kids are a huge prob...
| O-T Lounge|| re: My neighbor just bought a drone - NoSaint on 7/26/14 at 10:36 pm|
[quote]You wouldn't consider someone taking pictures of your 3 and 5 year old daughters swimming malicious? To each their own I guess.[/quote]
Unless you think the guys a real nut job, a photo from 75 feet away isn't going to bother me much. Odds are he's just messing around with his toy and coul...
| O-T Lounge|| re: My neighbor just bought a drone - NoSaint on 7/26/14 at 1:25 pm|
[quote]I don't think he was doing anything malicious. But the fact that he could and I wouldn't know one way or the other doesn't sit well with me. I don't believe he will fly it over my property again. There is an empty lot next to him where he can play with it as much as he wants[/quote]
| More Sports Board|| re: Justin Blackmon in Trouble. Again. - NoSaint on 7/24/14 at 9:49 am|
it's just weird being in this era where not everyone is against weed, but not everyone is for legalization of weed. we're sort of in a gray area currently. [/quote]
its not that weird or gray. he was arrested in a state where he cant have it, and works for an employer that wont allow i...
| Political Talk|| re: Marriage equal: Should elected reps vote how they feel or based on constituents? - NoSaint on 7/23/14 at 7:38 pm|
Id say reps should be mindful of constituents but ultimately give more thought than a straw poll of voters when making their decisions...
| Money Talk|| re: Interview: tell me about a time that you broke the rules to accomplish something - NoSaint on 7/23/14 at 9:56 am|
"Well if a rule seems like it can't be overcome and it seems like a bad rule then I'd work with managers to find out why the rule exists and work to change it rather than break it."[/quote]
or atleast have some sort of "i always try to learn as much as i can about motivations and reasoni...
| Money Talk|| re: Advice on starting a road maintenance fund? - NoSaint on 7/23/14 at 9:47 am|
[quote]Yes. Everyone agrees something should and needs to be done.[/quote]
that very much does not mean that they agree on what should be done though.
| Money Talk|| re: foreclosure listings - NoSaint on 7/22/14 at 6:27 pm|
| Music Board|| re: Scott Weiland at Paragon - NoSaint on 7/22/14 at 6:26 pm|
I saw him with VR and stp and must've been lucky given his rep as he was fantastic each time.
He's erratic but when he's good he's a heckuva performer ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Child Custody Advice - NoSaint on 7/22/14 at 6:19 pm|
Yea unless you can make a strong case the grandparents are unsafe, or the family doesn't have means to give proper care even with child support... I'm not sure what your case would be..... Having more access to caregivers, and lowered expenses doesn't sound like a terrible thing on the surface (just...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Smiling Auschwitz selfie sparks Twitter outrage - NoSaint on 7/22/14 at 3:37 pm|
[quote]poor taste doesn't make something "wrong". [/quote]
i think you miiiight be getting a little carried away with the distinction there.
its poor taste, she probably should have known better --- its incredibly silly that people are flaming her for it but im not sure that...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Smiling Auschwitz selfie sparks Twitter outrage - NoSaint on 7/22/14 at 1:54 pm|
[quote]If anything the smiling emoji is more outrageous than her smiling picture.[/quote]
if she posted the same picture with simply "photo at auschwitz" instead of "selfie at auschwitz :cool: :nana: :lol:"
i have a feeling that it wouldnt have picked up any momentum ...
| Money Talk|| re: how much to charge girlfriend for rent? - NoSaint on 7/21/14 at 1:52 pm|
[quote]I would ask her to put the difference in the monthly payments (old living arrangements and your place) into a savings account and as long as she did this you wouldn't ask for any more money.[/quote]
i find that to be much more intrusive than simply charging a fair rent.
[quote]If the s...
| Money Talk|| re: how much to charge girlfriend for rent? - NoSaint on 7/20/14 at 11:36 am|
I'm amazed how many people are in the "don't make her pay anything" group.
I'm surprised him owning a house exempts her from housing costs. If he rented the answer would be split it.... So because he's gathered up money for a down payment and cut out the landlord he gets to foot her housing bill...
| Money Talk|| re: how much to charge girlfriend for rent? - NoSaint on 7/16/14 at 7:11 pm|
$400 sounds reasonable. It'll be a comfortable spot for her financially and free money for you, essentially (I'm guessing y'all practically live together as is).
| O-T Lounge|| re: Mom Jailed Because She Let Her 9-Year-Old Daughter Play in the Park Unsupervised - NoSaint on 7/16/14 at 6:49 am|
Is this why you joined the biker gang? ...
| Music Board|| re: Which Bands/artists are universally liked on the Music Board? - NoSaint on 7/13/14 at 9:30 am|
Jason isbell threads seem to be overwhelmingly positive and frequent.
Dbt threads tend to turn into "yea but really isbell was the real talent" pretty fast.
Might he qualify?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: C Ray Nagin receives 10 years in prison - NoSaint on 7/9/14 at 10:20 am|
10 years is a huge chunk of life, especially for a narcissist like CRN. [/quote]
it is, but its also far less than guidelines and the justifications seem weak....
| O-T Lounge|| re: C Ray Nagin receives 10 years in prison - NoSaint on 7/9/14 at 7:19 am|
I enjoyed the Op/ed the other day that the city should hire him and essentially garnish his wages to pay back the money.
Nothing could go wrong....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Followup to my Hit and Run(and Run) Thread: Runner has been Located and Arrested - NoSaint on 7/7/14 at 9:46 pm|
I'm sitting on my front porch watching a hit and run get cleaned up. The guy also ran til his car couldn't run, and then jumped out and started hopping fences.
The officer seems happy to be sitting around. It's been an hour-ish and he has yet to even walk down the driveway the guy took off down ...
| Money Talk|| re: Is this a Craig's List Scam or Not?? - NoSaint on 7/3/14 at 11:38 am|
truly there are a lot of ways this scam could break....
but i think the lesson is you should probably cease using the internet and put someone else in charge of your financials ASAP if you genuinely had to ask if the guy on craiglist asking you to ship your PS4 to nigeria is actually a scam or no...
| O-T Lounge|| re: How much an hour would you have to be paid? - NoSaint on 6/30/14 at 1:52 pm|
[quote]But if you mean how much would it take for me to quit my current job and do it? Well, there's basically no room for advancement, and I like my line of work better, so not only would they have to pay more than I'm making now[/quote]
what about on a saturday afternoon as a side gig?...