| Food and Drink Board|| re: Zoe's Kitchen - ruzil on 7/23/14 at 3:46 pm|
[quote]What is wrong with the grilled chicken? Dry? Under seasoned? My wife is about to bring me a chicken kabob plate at work.
Don't listen to him, that chicken is good. It's served with grilled onions and tastes great....
| Political Talk|| re: IRS Needed Only Two Days to Confirm Lerner Hard Drive Crash - ruzil on 7/23/14 at 9:05 am|
[quote]Just a bit of information I picked up a couple of weeks back, but relevant to this, is the fact that the IRS was legally required to protect ALL POSSIBLE EVIDENCE as far back as 2010, because a group had sued the IRS on targeting them in 2010.
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: How NFL ready is Cooks? - ruzil on 7/22/14 at 4:43 pm|
I can't add anything else. :bow:...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Tiki bar "Latitude 29" coming to old Iris space in Bienville House - ruzil on 7/22/14 at 12:01 pm|
[quote]I know only one person in town that has shown any interest in this place. I don't get the whole Tiki theme. Especially not in a city.
Did you even Pontchartrain Beach bro? :lol:...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Zoe's Kitchen - ruzil on 7/22/14 at 11:38 am|
Those steak roll ups with mixed veggie side are the tits....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: gf coming in town, want to take her to 3 restaurants - ruzil on 7/20/14 at 8:05 pm|
Boucherie is such a good place and the prices are very reasonable. I never leave this restaurant without being fully impressed.
Coquette and Lilette are both incredible.
I ate at Doris Metropolitan last night and had one of the best meals so far this year. Their butchers cut, hanger steak, w...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Best Brazilian Steakhouse? - ruzil on 7/20/14 at 12:54 am|
This does not compute.
Just go to Brazil. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What's the most valuable item someone stole from you? - ruzil on 7/19/14 at 6:19 pm|
Never got it back....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: What is the board's take on red wine blends? - ruzil on 7/19/14 at 6:12 pm|
So much fail in this post....
| Music Board|| re: Steely Dan at UNO Lakefront Arena - ruzil on 7/17/14 at 11:41 pm|
[quote]the woman doesn't get it.[/quote]
:casty: Throw her to the curb.
| Music Board|| re: Nick of Time - 25 years old - ruzil on 7/17/14 at 11:39 pm|
Agreed, great album.
I still remember the first time I heard it on a Wed night hanging out at Que Sera and we walked down to that bar with the bed springs hanging from the ceiling. Nick of Time was playing on their system when we walked in to take a leak.
| O-T Lounge|| re: The Trivago guy is so mysterious - ruzil on 7/17/14 at 11:33 pm|
He looks like an old strung out Greg Brady....
| Tech Board|| re: I would like to use a 1st gen AppleTV as a source to stream music in my office - ruzil on 7/17/14 at 11:07 pm|
I just read on the apple site that remote control app functionality was allowed in the 2.4 update.
Assuming this is the case, how would I rig this up?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Honeywell WiFi Thermostat - ruzil on 7/17/14 at 11:00 pm|
[quote] it will not make the barn more efficient, it's a gadget[/quote]
Nah, breh. Nest can violate several of the laws of thermodynamics. FACT! :lol:...
| Tech Board|| I would like to use a 1st gen AppleTV as a source to stream music in my office - ruzil on 7/17/14 at 10:53 pm|
And control playlists and song selections from my Iphone.
I currently have a system that allows 6 different sources in 12 rooms and a keypad selector in each room to control source and volume.
How do I rig this up without a TV/monitor?
Any help is appreciated. TIA...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Carrabbas has reduced portion sizes and is cutting other corners - ruzil on 7/17/14 at 10:19 pm|
They didn't frick with the Scotty Thompson, did they?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Will be dining at Marti's on Friday and Doris Metropolitan Saturday - ruzil on 7/17/14 at 10:00 pm|
I haven't heard much about Marti's on this board but Doris Met seems to get some love.
What are some of the must haves at both places. TIA :bow:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Women who don't take the husbands last name? - ruzil on 7/17/14 at 9:55 pm|
[quote]What's the deal with these women who refuse to take on their husbands family name?[/quote]
They were literally one step from leaving him at the alter. They know it won't last and don't bother to change the last name because they will have to change it back in short order....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Honeywell WiFi Thermostat - ruzil on 7/17/14 at 9:53 pm|
[quote]no, thermostats have been programmable for decades, but the air comes from one source at one temperature for the entire house, it's either on or off depending on the target temperature[/quote]
This is also true. [link=(https://nest.com/thermostat/saving-energy/#we-didnt-think-thermostats-...
| O-T Lounge|| re: How would you deal with it if you woke up crippled tomorrow? - ruzil on 7/17/14 at 9:41 pm|
No you didn't! I RA'ed.
You can't say the C word, it's not PC....
| O-T Lounge|| re: How would you deal with it if you woke up crippled tomorrow? - ruzil on 7/17/14 at 9:40 pm|
[quote]I'd buy a Porsche 911 Carrera.[/quote]
What's up Jimmy?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Honeywell WiFi Thermostat - ruzil on 7/17/14 at 9:31 pm|
[quote]A thermostat won't save any money. No matter haw fancy it is at the end of the the day it's just an on/ off switch for the ac. Whether you control it from your phone, have a schedule programmed, or manually controll it the only you will save money is use your ac less. [/quote]
This is true...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Honeywell WiFi Thermostat - ruzil on 7/17/14 at 9:27 pm|
[quote]Also went with the Kamodo Joe over the Green Egg recently. That was a good move too.
How would you know? Oh, and it's on. :lol:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What are your favorite childhood memories? - ruzil on 7/17/14 at 8:15 pm|
| Political Talk|| re: Time to revisit an old conundrum - ruzil on 7/17/14 at 5:41 pm|
[quote]A better question is there are dying children across the border who need medical attention. To give them medical attention, they will need to receive it for free while your medical premiums and taxes go up in order to pay for it. Do you let the kids die, or pay the extra money?
| Food and Drink Board|| re: where can I get good fried chicken in b.r? - ruzil on 7/17/14 at 5:20 pm|
I got some fried chicken a few weeks ago from Don Bergeron's on Jefferson.
Man, that chicken was good. The best I've had in a long time. Call them and ask when they will have it again....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Sears Automotive Is Shady UPDATE: Pg 2 - ruzil on 7/17/14 at 5:17 pm|
He's what happened. Somebody, probably a mechanic, looked at the work order after he put the truck on the lift and realized that the estimate did not include the labor.
They had a conference, and decided to make it up on the back brakes which would have been a little higher than usual. Then the...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Justin Maclin - ruzil on 7/16/14 at 8:25 pm|
[quote]he's been plaques with injuries[/quote]
Wait they're giving out trophies for injuries now!
This country is in deep trouble....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Post an old commercial you miss seeing - ruzil on 7/15/14 at 9:15 pm|
[link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N91XsdrBqUY)]girls are cleaner now, I guess.[/link]...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Why is "presentation" such a big deal? - ruzil on 7/15/14 at 4:50 pm|
In undergrad, I had this explained to me by Dr. Ziller (the killer) at SLU. We were discussing different aspects of taste and why the visual sense is so important to how you perceive food.
He told us to imagine we were at Ruth's Chris and the waiter brought us out our entree, a filet mignon, coo...