| Political Talk|| re: Alinski's Rules for Radicals: Current examples? - TigerAlum1982 on 7/14/14 at 3:18 pm|
If you can, go to see Dinesh D'Souza's new movie, "America: Imagine a World Without Her." He does that in the move. I saw it last week....
| Political Talk|| re: My Recent Experience In Israel - TigerAlum1982 on 7/13/14 at 2:18 pm|
As many others have said, thanks for posting this. My knowledge of the situation is definitely limited to what I read and hear through the mainstream media. It is good to have your first-hand perspective. It does give a side to the story that makes one stop and think. ...
| Political Talk|| re: No thread on St George FRONTLINE documentary? - TigerAlum1982 on 6/25/14 at 3:41 pm|
It's July 15th. Here is a link to a preview.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Check engine light on - where to go? - TigerAlum1982 on 6/18/14 at 9:12 pm|
K & M Automotive on Siegen Lane, assuming you are in BR. Good guy. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Putin gives Ukrainian seperatist tanks. - TigerAlum1982 on 6/13/14 at 11:02 pm|
LSU Russian, I think you already won. Every time you try to put forth objective criteria by which to judge the bet, he comes up with some subjective b.s. that cannot be measured. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Baghdad prepares for the worst as Islamist militants vow to capture the city - TigerAlum1982 on 6/13/14 at 10:08 am|
I don't. He should have listened to Mitt Romeny
[quote]Romney tried to shake Obama’s optimistic narrative about al-Qaeda. “It’s really not on the run. It’s certainly not hiding. This is a group that is now involved in 10 or 20?countries, and it presents an enormous threat to our friends, to the w...
| Money Talk|| re: Home owner questions: - TigerAlum1982 on 6/11/14 at 7:39 pm|
Might be. That brand is also available wooden, which are much more costly. You are doing the right thing going with blinds. We eventually replaced the faux wood with real wood, but we have been in our house 15 years and have no plans to move. ...
| Money Talk|| re: Home owner questions: - TigerAlum1982 on 6/11/14 at 3:18 pm|
Sorry...just saw your request.
If you can't get it to work, just go to Lowe's website and look up interior shutters. The brand is allen + roth.
Edit: They are faux wood, but really look ni...
| Money Talk|| re: Home owner questions: - TigerAlum1982 on 6/10/14 at 10:09 pm|
If you have standard sized windows, you can get these shutters at Lowes for much less than custom plantation shutters; and, they really look nice. We used them in the kid's bedrooms.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Pool owners in Greater Baton Rouge - TigerAlum1982 on 6/8/14 at 2:45 pm|
Brad Keller did ours. He was really great to work with. We didn't get any other bids because he came so highly recommended by several different people. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Why are the main fast food clientele never in the commercials? - TigerAlum1982 on 6/5/14 at 8:51 pm|
You mean something like this....Bon Qui Qui at King Burger. It's been around for a while, but I still watch it sometimes. It's hilarious.
| Money Talk|| re: Open a Roth or continue with 457 plan? - TigerAlum1982 on 4/28/14 at 12:17 pm|
I am a retired State Employee who contributed to a 457 plan for a long time and also did DROP,. Now that I am retired, I really wish I had done a ROTH either in lieu of the 457 or along with it.
If I want to withdraw money now from my either plan, they withhold 20% of whatever I withdraw to ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Plant Experts... I need flower advice - TigerAlum1982 on 4/25/14 at 8:34 pm|
If you have been keeping the soil really moist, it might be snails/slugs eating the roots. Get some snail/slug killer and sprinkle it around the plants and cut back on the watering....
| Money Talk|| re: Any advantage to switching to state farm home insurance? - TigerAlum1982 on 4/17/14 at 10:45 pm|
Be sure to factor in the hurricane deductible. Don't know what you have now, but State Farm just increased the hurricane deductibles to 5%. So, ours went from about $5000 to $15,000. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Students Demand Honor Code of Robert E. Lee Be Destroyed - TigerAlum1982 on 4/17/14 at 7:43 pm|
My daughter graduated from W & L in 2008. What year did your son graduate? It's such a small school; they probably know each other if he graduated in 2008. She loved it and I loved visiting the campus....
| O-T Lounge|| re: What state funded detox and treatment centers are in BR and surrounding areas? - TigerAlum1982 on 4/6/14 at 8:06 pm|
This is where you should start....DHH, Office of Addictive Disorders and specific to BR is the Capital Area Human Services District.
| Money Talk|| re: Asking for Money in lieu of wedding registry - TigerAlum1982 on 4/6/14 at 4:43 pm|
I personally don't like it, but from Emily Post, generally considered an etiquette expert.
“Registering” for Cash
It has always been acceptable to give cash (or a check) to the bride a...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Downtown Denver Dinner Recs - Solo Dinner - TigerAlum1982 on 4/2/14 at 7:34 pm|
Was that Il Posto? I love that place. The food is amazing. I would definitely recommend it.
Had to edit the spelling........
| O-T Lounge|| re: Shooting at Ft. Hood: Shooter Ivan Lopez Deceased (Suicide); 3 Dead/16 Injured - TigerAlum1982 on 4/2/14 at 5:21 pm|
[quote]FBI searching for Army recruit who was planning a 'Fort Hood-inspired jihad against U.S. soldiers/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| re: Things to do in Grand Cayman - TigerAlum1982 on 4/2/14 at 5:06 pm|
My husband and I were there last summer. We went mostly for him to dive and we are in our 50's, so night life wasn't our thing. But, these are my tips for you. First, it is very expensive. Plan to spend almost double whatever you budget. We did not find a need for a car and saved on that money be...
| Money Talk|| re: State Farm Raising Hurricane Deductibles to 5% in LA? - TigerAlum1982 on 3/27/14 at 5:07 pm|
Not true....we have 3 vehicles insured by State Farm and our hurricane deductible also went up to 5%. So, instead of a $5000 deductible, we now have a $15,000 one....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: How bad is Starbucks for you? - TigerAlum1982 on 3/23/14 at 3:24 pm|
Don't know how much of this is true, but it did make me rethink about some of Starbuck's stuff.
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Kleinpeter Milk tasting different lately?? - TigerAlum1982 on 3/20/14 at 7:51 pm|
Yes....I quit buying it because of this. I started buying the Horizon Organic and love it. ...
| Money Talk|| re: Tree service in Baton Rouge - TigerAlum1982 on 3/17/14 at 4:42 pm|
We used these guys a few years ago. I thought their price was reasonable.
The Tree Men, LLC
22340 Chaney Road, Zachary, LA 70791
| O-T Lounge|| re: Best Product To Clean SS Appliances? - TigerAlum1982 on 3/14/14 at 8:09 pm|
I've tried a lot of things and I like Weiman's the best. You can even get it at Wal Mart. http://www.walmart.com/ip/Cleaner-Stainless-Steel-Pack-of-6/15107749
Also, WD-40 does a great job, but the smell is awful. I was buying some Weiman's in Wal Mart one day and starting talking to this elder...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Swimming Pool Companies in Baton Rouge - TigerAlum1982 on 3/4/14 at 9:06 am|
Definitely Keller. Brad built our pool and I also can't say enough good things about him and his crew....
| Money Talk|| re: Hazard Insurance - TigerAlum1982 on 3/3/14 at 6:20 pm|
We have State Farm. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Lost a co-worker today - TigerAlum1982 on 3/2/14 at 12:59 pm|
So sorry. That is how old my dad was when he died from his second heart attack. Had his first at 40. But, he died in 1972. I always thought that if he had just made it 10 more years that the advancements in treating heart disease might have helped him live longer. It is sad for his kids. I'm a...
| Political Talk|| re: Perhaps a good breakthrough regarding the St George independent school district - TigerAlum1982 on 2/28/14 at 7:24 pm|
As I've said in other posts, I'm undecided on my vote regarding St. George. I'm really hoping (but not betting on it) that this bill is just a start and BOTH sides will come together and try to use this as a starting point to open discussions and come up with something that benefits all of the stud...
| Money Talk|| re: Hazard Insurance - TigerAlum1982 on 2/28/14 at 5:19 pm|
Are you with State Farm? Our hurricane deductible went up from around $5000 to $15,000. ...