| O-T Lounge|| re: What was the fastest car you have ever owned? - holmesbr on 3/16/14 at 10:58 pm|
[quote], a C5 Z06 is better bang for the buck [/quote]
If this is about 2003ish model year this is the correct answer. Old car cast episode with lingenfelter was pretty interesting....
| O-T Lounge|| re: What was the fastest car you have ever owned? - holmesbr on 3/15/14 at 10:47 pm|
2013 WRX is quickest and fastest I have owned and driven. Still stock....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Question about a Home Network Problem - holmesbr on 3/14/14 at 9:45 am|
I am not having problems but will check the channels on mine when I get home. Seems like a solid idea. I think we miss that the WiFi transmitter in router is strong enough to shoot through walls, and washing machines, but the WiFi transmitter in the iPad may not be strong enough to send back. Wou...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Malaysia Airlines search widens to two possible corridors - holmesbr on 3/13/14 at 10:29 am|
I thought satellites could pickup the signal on the ELT?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: cheapest place in BR for a pallet of sod? - holmesbr on 3/12/14 at 3:57 pm|
A pallet of sod is pretty heavy also. Probably max out a typical utility trailer....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Another lawn question - holmesbr on 3/10/14 at 10:33 am|
[quote] Kingwood Tiger[/quote]
Thanks, I have been looking for this. I had saved it before but couldn't remember the name....
| O-T Lounge|| re: AT&T again cuts prices for U.S. Wireless Plans in response to T-Mobile's - holmesbr on 3/8/14 at 10:37 pm|
I have 2 smartphones on ATT with shared 450 minutes and unlimited data for each for $139 month including taxes. Not too worried about upgrades but can I get comparable minutes and data for less? I use about 3g a month data avg....
| O-T Lounge|| re: What's the longest you've waited for a pizza to be delivered? - holmesbr on 3/8/14 at 4:13 pm|
This is why I will call and go pick it up....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Just when you thought it was safe not to pay that red light camera ticket .... - holmesbr on 3/7/14 at 10:57 am|
A median usually means opposite traffic doesn't have to stop but there are exceptions. Nicholson here in BR north of LSU. Divided but both sides are supposed to stop....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Questions on Leasing a Vehicle - holmesbr on 3/6/14 at 8:17 pm|
I read the first page here. Not reading the rest. I am not the smartest one here but if you lease a car for personnel use and not as a business expense that is one of the dumbest moves you can make. Pen fed has 0% interest right now. Good luck....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Routing Number mistake question - holmesbr on 3/6/14 at 6:46 am|
Next pay cycle after you submit the corrected form generally. I made this mistake but got a paper check on payday at the regular time....
| O-T Lounge|| re: How do you get these account services people to stop calling? - holmesbr on 3/5/14 at 3:21 pm|
I would get these calls on my cell. If I answer and you don't start talking in about 2 seconds I am hanging up. Then I add that number to my do not answer contact name. What is a good number blocking app for android?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Washington, DC with 9 yr old - holmesbr on 3/4/14 at 4:06 pm|
I stayed in Alexandria Va when I went with the family. On same metro line as Reagan. No need to rent a car. Whatever you may need is a block or two from a metro stop....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Vintage films of NO Mardi Gras - holmesbr on 2/28/14 at 11:15 am|
Archive.org used to have a couple. Not sure if these are the same ones or not....
| O-T Lounge|| re: What About People In Colorado Prisons For Pot? - holmesbr on 2/26/14 at 10:04 pm|
[quote]look out your window and see someone lighting up legally.[/quote]
Is it only legal to sell (licensed seller) or does the law address consumption as well? Is it legal to smoke on the street?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What About People In Colorado Prisons For Pot? - holmesbr on 2/26/14 at 10:00 pm|
[quote]Cocaine Cowboys was on[/quote]
That is a pretty interesting show....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Got passed on the Basin Bridge by Diamond Don D. - holmesbr on 2/26/14 at 8:54 am|
Please make sure to relay this to your grandkids someday. I am sure they will be in awe and chuckle. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Bitcoin Exchange Mt. Gox lost $350 million worth of bitcoin? - holmesbr on 2/25/14 at 11:01 am|
I agree that bit coin is about the most risky investment there is, However, the folks who cashed out and have something tangible will look much smarter than the folks who rode it all the way down to nothing....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Bitcoin Exchange Mt. Gox lost $350 million worth of bitcoin? - holmesbr on 2/25/14 at 9:57 am|
Is there any stories now of folks riding around in pennies on the dollar Lambos and living in paid for housing purchased with bit coin? When bit coin goes to zero those will be the geniuses of bitcoin....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anyone bought a old school muscle car to fix up? - holmesbr on 2/25/14 at 6:31 am|
That Porsche powered link looks like a tube frame rear end. Probably a tube frame car with Ghia skin. I had a 73 ghia hardtop. It was fun to drive....
| O-T Lounge|| re: When you open a loaf of bread - holmesbr on 2/24/14 at 8:13 pm|
[quote]keep it as a bookend to fend off the other pieces from the riff-raff[/quote]
This, then throw out. If you eat the heel first the loaf will get stale quicker. Also you must twist and tuck the wrapper....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anyone bought a old school muscle car to fix up? - holmesbr on 2/24/14 at 2:45 pm|
Factory five is making a kit car for Subaru drive lines. Find a wrx/sti donor. Called 818 I believe.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Is it time for yard work yet? - holmesbr on 2/20/14 at 1:17 pm|
What kills button weed that I can get local in BR? Other than round up? Epidemic in my yard last 2 years. I will try to get a pre emergent down this weekend....
| O-T Lounge|| re: An F1 Run Captured in Insane 360-Degree Interactive Video - holmesbr on 2/20/14 at 12:59 pm|
I don't think you break it shifting up. Shifting down you want to be off gas. According to Coulthard and Tom Cruise
[link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UyW8FdzH9dg&feature=youtube_gdata_player)]Tom Cruise drives F1[/link]...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What to do: Neighbor with Santa still up: update p 19 - holmesbr on 2/17/14 at 4:32 pm|
Looks like we got us an old time serial story going on here. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What's the best prize you've ever won? - holmesbr on 2/12/14 at 10:09 pm|
I won a qtr on the office superbowl pool. THANKS WES WELKER!!! $250. Wait, do you work for the irs? If so i wish i had won a qtr....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Lost dog this evening in BR UPDATED W/ PHOTO: DOG IS HOME - holmesbr on 1/19/14 at 10:27 pm|
Well, Abby wandered back to the house this afternoon. She had a 1 foot long leash attached to her collar so I guess the people that had her left their gate open also.
RE: the shirt traps--I did put her bed and my shirt on my gate so I cant rule that out for her return. Myth--Plausible?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anyone Own a Subaru? - holmesbr on 1/19/14 at 10:15 pm|
[quote]There is more road noise because they sacrificed comfort for performance. If you want it to be a bit quieter stuff some Dynamat in the doors.[/quote]
Performance was highest on the list than comfort. If I was looking at comfort as well I may have gotten a Focus ST....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anyone Own a Subaru? - holmesbr on 1/19/14 at 4:25 pm|
I bought a WRX sedan and it is loud relative to my wife's Accord. I didn't drive any of the non turbo cars/suvs. The flat 4 and AWD probably account for a little more noise than a 2wd car....
| O-T Lounge|| re: buying new car soon, need tips. - holmesbr on 1/19/14 at 11:17 am|
Might check http://www.truecar.com/ website. I checked all the others, edmunds, cars.com, kbb, car forums for reviews when i bought my car. truecar gave avg price paid. Someone else suggested looking for what people are paying and that is a good starting point and the info I was looking for....