| Outdoor Board|| re: RV question - Tigris on 3/12/14 at 6:46 am|
It really depends on what you want to do with it. I've got a VW camper van and we love it for the mobility and very good gas mileage (for a camper). My inlaws have had 3 class A's and have really enjoyed them all. They like to pull into a large campground and spend a week or so socializing and ex...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Worst fashion trend you were ever a part of - Tigris on 3/11/14 at 10:13 pm|
I used to wear pants like these as my dress pants. With canary yellow felt shoes. It was the mid 70's and everybody was wearing crazy crap.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Family calls 911 after crazed cat attacks baby, holds owners hostage - Tigris on 3/11/14 at 11:39 am|
[quote]Nothing makes you look weaker than being taken hostage by a diabetic cat.[/quote]
I don't know, this might be my favorite headline ever. And no, it's not fake:
[quote]Former French President Chirac hospitalised after mauling by his clinically depressed poodle[/quote]...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Afghanistan in the 1960s - Tigris on 3/10/14 at 3:54 pm|
[quote]Yes we supported the Mujaheeden, and Bin Ladin and his group. [/quote]
Anybody fighting the Russians, yes.
[quote]We supported the Taliban up until 9/11.[/quote]
:lol: :lol: :lol:...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: SNL has run it's course. - Tigris on 3/10/14 at 3:41 pm|
[quote][quote]SNL has run it's course.[/quote]
Welcome to the late 1990s.
I know that's not fair and, obviously, it's just my opinion, which is worth nothing, but I lost interest in the show as a whole back then. [/quote]
Mid 80's for me....
| O-T Lounge|| re: rank the engineering disciplines from hardest to easiest - Tigris on 3/9/14 at 10:40 pm|
depends what you're better at
Yep, electrical would be very difficult for quite a few engineers in other disciplines, and vice versa. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: The best and worst of the 50 states in America - Tigris on 3/9/14 at 3:47 pm|
[quote]If you're an American who doesn't speak French, the least friendly place in North America is the Canadian province of Quebec.[/quote]
This is not a surprise. On a couple of extended road trips to the northwest the French Canadians were the biggest arseholes, by far. They have huge chips ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: If you could retire today, what would you do? - Tigris on 3/9/14 at 1:43 pm|
Buy one of these and travel for a few years, maybe permanently.
| Music Board|| re: What's the band that isn't REO Speedwagon, but when you try - Tigris on 3/9/14 at 12:33 pm|
Bachman Turner Overdrive?
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Your favorite film of each year from the last decade? - Tigris on 3/8/14 at 9:16 pm|
2003: Master and Commander
2004: The Aviator
2005: Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang
2006: Little Miss Sunshine
2007: No Country for Old Men
2008: In the Loop
2009: Inglourious Basterds
2010: Exit Through the Gift Shop
2012: Django Unchained
2013: Mud (but still a few unseen)...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Worst offender of bad Cajun accents? - Tigris on 3/8/14 at 8:32 am|
[quote]John Folse doesn't even sound cajun to me.[/quote]
There are variations of Cajun accents, just like any other language. That is the way Folse speaks all the time, nothing fake about it....
| O-T Lounge|| re: 7 Gross Ingredients You Have Probably Eaten - Tigris on 3/7/14 at 11:17 am|
[quote][quote]vegans who are unaware[/quote]
And this is funny. [/quote]
Yep, that's pretty much all of em.
Don't care about the additives in any case.
"found in butane", "found in antifreeze" = scare tactics. Doesn't make them equivalent at all.
And beaver anal sacks = 100% organi...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Can you use a chainsaw at state park? - Tigris on 3/7/14 at 9:27 am|
[quote]I normally bring a few bundles with me when i camp.[/quote]
A lot of places frown on this too now. They are worried about people bringing wood infested with pine beetles and other damaging insects. Not so much in Louisiana but in the NW, Florida, and Appalachians we've had rangers tell u...
| Music Board|| re: What musician would be cool to write about? - Tigris on 3/6/14 at 9:39 pm|
[quote]Townes Van Zandt[/quote]
he and Gram Parsons would be my two picks....
| Music Board|| re: Post unpopular music opinions you have ITT - Tigris on 3/6/14 at 8:42 am|
[quote]-The Who are terrible.[/quote]
I'll throw out:
Son Volt >>> Wilco...
| O-T Lounge|| re: How long is your daily commute? - Tigris on 3/5/14 at 9:36 am|
10 feet usually.
695 miles sometimes....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Good broadway musicals? - Tigris on 3/4/14 at 8:28 pm|
Book of Mormon
Both were excellent. [/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| re: Is Bose pricing due to its name nowadays or are their speakers still better? - Tigris on 3/4/14 at 8:25 pm|
over rated based on a name synonymous with advertising. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Give me your top 3 cruise ships. - Tigris on 3/4/14 at 6:15 am|
Take Carnival off your list and add Celebrity.
Unless you are pretty young and like to drink a lot.
Then just go with Carnival. ...
| Music Board|| re: Underrated or largely forgotten bands - Tigris on 3/2/14 at 1:57 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| re: Something That's True But Hard To Believe - Tigris on 3/2/14 at 11:41 am|
All gold is produced in a very short period of time during the collapse of a supernova. The vast majority of the gold we've mined came from meteors....
| Music Board|| re: Beatles (White Album) - GOAT Album? - Tigris on 3/2/14 at 10:39 am|
Finally watched the movie a few nights ago. Surprising good....
| Outdoor Board|| re: What is the best tasting Wild Game? Including Fish. - Tigris on 3/1/14 at 5:33 pm|
[quote]boiled dungeness crab[/quote]
Had some tonight, my favorite crab for sure.
My top two though are:
I'd rather eat them than Filet Mignon off of a wild cow.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Stupid family $ mistakes? Let's hear the stories - Tigris on 3/1/14 at 5:23 pm|
[quote]They need a small term/perm policy. It would cost half of what they pay for a cell phone. And the perm will build cash value.
These people sound mind numbingly stupid. [/quote]
Maybe they are stupid but if you think the answer is buying life insurance then I guess what you sell is pret...
| Music Board|| re: That prince of foods, the muffin - Tigris on 3/1/14 at 2:55 pm|
One of his best for sure. KLSU used to play it quite a bit. ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Fishing shirts - Tigris on 3/1/14 at 2:43 pm|
[quote]What about people who buy $60 fishing shirts, but don't fish in them?[/quote]
Columbia have really come down, I usually pay $30 or less. And I rarely wear them fishing, unfortunately, but when I wear them I'm doing something outside and it is hot. To wear one for "going out" seems odd bu...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Godzilla Keeps Getting More Epic - Tigris on 2/28/14 at 8:30 pm|
[quote]a plot point that makes the film 400% more awesome[/quote]
OK, sorry, but - :lol: :lol: :lol: ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: My SO came home today with this story - Tigris on 2/28/14 at 8:19 pm|
[quote]I'm sure company and a good ear would vastly outweigh any material goods[/quote]
If she'll watch this it will help. Good for y'all. Not easy and I can't say I've been very good at it.
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RfwGkplB_sY&feature=kp)]Hello In There - John Prine[/link]...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Accidentally Left Groceries in Car Overnight - Tigris on 2/28/14 at 12:54 pm|
[quote]What's the worst that could happen? You shite through a screen door for days. [/quote]
He could be killed in an automobile accident while going to buy the food again.
Better to cook it....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Who would you vote for? (Oscars) - Tigris on 2/26/14 at 9:31 pm|
[quote]Best Supporting Actress
June Squibb, Nebraska [/quote]
Agreed, she was great in a very strong and rarely viewed movie. It just came out on Netflix and is well worth a watch.