| O-T Lounge|| re: Cruel confinement in Alabama prisons - Swifty on 6/11/14 at 1:59 pm|
Considering the high number of non-violent offenders that we lock up... I would say that we should provide for basic sanitation and healthcare. Then again... Alabama is kind of a 3rd world country. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Being born a white male in America - Swifty on 6/10/14 at 9:58 am|
[quote]You make 9,000 times more money than I do and your family has been in this country hundreds of years longer than mine... but you're right, I'm your problem."[/quote]
| Money Talk|| re: Halcon strikes development deal for Tuscaloosa acreage - Swifty on 6/9/14 at 2:19 pm|
Interdasting... I lost big time on HK when it fell from $6 to $4 last year and haven't really followed it since. Might be a good time to look at them again. Maybe Floyd Wilson can pull out another one. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Fat activists are confronted and respond - Swifty on 6/5/14 at 11:47 am|
[quote]I work with another fatass that fatshames the other fatass because he is in denial about his own obesity which is always hilarious.[/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| re: How old does a person have to be for their death to not be so sad? - Swifty on 6/5/14 at 10:23 am|
IMO the cutoff is 40. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Cotton factory supervisor told black workers not to use "Whites only" fountain - Swifty on 6/5/14 at 10:19 am|
[quote]As someone who once worked closely with the cotton industry I can say... that is the oldest, most common joke in the book. Brought up by blacks or whites, in front of both blacks and whites, many times.[/quote]
Wow, I wouldn't have thought this but it makes sense. Get ready for this to be...
| Political Talk|| re: Hagel: UNFAIR to Berhdal family to talk about his desertion/potential traitor - Swifty on 6/4/14 at 1:31 pm|
[quote] "We rely on facts."[/quote]
:rotflmao: This is the internet, facts have no bearing here. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Home ownership losing importance as "American Dream" - Swifty on 6/4/14 at 1:24 pm|
[quote]This is all market specific. There is no right or wrong answer and even in a given market, it changes. [/quote]
This, I have owned in Houston for 3 years now. It has been a great decision for me overall. My note is much less than what a comparable rental would be plus I'm building equity...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Need an OT recommendation for S5 case - Swifty on 6/4/14 at 1:16 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| re: Lisa Cornwell Legit WYHI/rating - Swifty on 6/4/14 at 1:08 pm|
| Political Talk|| re: Here’s the Ugly Truth About How the NFL Treats its Cheerleaders - Swifty on 6/4/14 at 1:04 pm|
[quote]But Louisiana is just a better place to live IMO. [/quote]
| Money Talk|| re: Time Line For Employment Opportunities - Swifty on 6/4/14 at 1:00 pm|
I am about to start a new job in a few weeks. I was contacted by a headhunter that set up the first interview the next week, then the week after that was a second interview. The verbal offer came in but it took another 4 weeks (???) to receive the official paperwork and another 2 weeks to clear bac...
| O-T Lounge|| re: No good deed goes unpunished, how true it is - Swifty on 6/4/14 at 12:57 pm|
[quote]You are, without a doubt, the shittiest active poster on this site.[/quote]
:rotflmao: I laughed, I lost. ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Edge of Tomorrow - Swifty on 6/4/14 at 12:53 pm|
FWIW I read the book and the plot was very straight forward leading up to one twist at the end.
The trailers look like the movie encompasses more ground than the book but the same premise, I'm looking forward to it. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Children of the future having DNA from 3 parents - Swifty on 6/4/14 at 12:47 pm|
[quote]Yeah, to hell with getting rid of polio, small pox [/quote]
We need to get past the anti-vaccination geniuses first. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Irish Channel House Flip, is Nola this hot? - Swifty on 6/3/14 at 8:12 am|
[quote]You are wondering if rapes could happen there, aren't you?[/quote]
It's called a stabbin cabin. :cheers:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What do you think of fat girls on sites like Tinder? - Swifty on 5/30/14 at 2:40 pm|
just swiped left to this thread :nana:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: MinuteQuest is fun and addictive as hell. - Swifty on 5/22/14 at 2:59 pm|
I'm not getting this day back... you guys are a$$holes. I downloaded this morning and I'm now level 150... :banghead:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: question for OT couples - Swifty on 5/19/14 at 2:31 pm|
[quote]dude, just drop it, nobody raped anybody, i've never been arrested besides a dwi, it was a thread 3 years that was stupid, and it's so old news except for a few e-losers that think they are hilarious.[/quote]
Just do the honorable thing and start posting under an alter. The i...
| O-T Lounge|| re: question for OT couples - Swifty on 5/19/14 at 10:16 am|
[quote]never done this before, i don't think i would like it. i see those people out and it would suck not to be in the loop.[/quote]
Usually just a one night stand with rapehog? ...
| Money Talk|| re: Where does the money come from when banks loan it out? - Swifty on 5/15/14 at 2:27 pm|
[quote]Banks have some kind of system/formula where they can loan out every dollar in savings something like 8 times...I know nothing of it other than hearing that info. I think they borrow from the some financial system which only charges them something like 1% and they loan it out as high as 9% (...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Last Week's Top Ten Most Prolific Posters According to Some Website - Swifty on 5/15/14 at 2:22 pm|
| Money Talk|| re: Millennials Guide to Investing and Retirement - Swifty on 5/6/14 at 3:39 pm|
Maybe not the state of Louisiana, but I got a guy... :cheers:...
| Money Talk|| re: Millennials Guide to Investing and Retirement - Swifty on 5/6/14 at 3:35 pm|
[quote]That's what I get for trying to inject some humor into a Moneyboard thread. Ya'll are way too sober and serious on here.[/quote]
Take your shenanigans and hijinks back to the OT! Get off my lawn! :doublebird:...
| Money Talk|| re: From Salary to Small Business Owner - Swifty on 5/6/14 at 3:24 pm|
Just my $0.02 - My first job out of LSU was with a startup. I wasn't an owner, but with only 6 people in the office we all felt the pressure. It was the most stressful thing I have ever done. Literally terrified of what any given day might bring. There were days that if we didn't collect from a cust...
| O-T Lounge|| re: When do the years in your life really start to fly by? - Swifty on 5/6/14 at 12:23 pm|
[quote]Graduated from LSU 4 years ago. Where the frick have 4 years gone? [/quote]
Me too... :bwahaha: ...
| Money Talk|| Millennials Guide to Investing and Retirement - Swifty on 5/5/14 at 3:29 pm|
Hey MT, I scanned through the first page of threads and didn't see this posted. I hope it's not Germans, I couldn't stand the internet ridicule.
Bill Bernstein wrote a phamplet on investing for young professionals that gives a no-nonsense guide to investing for retirement. It takes about an hour...
| O-T Lounge|| re: How Far Fitness Has Fallen - Swifty on 4/28/14 at 3:26 pm|
[quote]There has been studies on just how crazy in shape ancient Greek rowers were[/quote]
Ha, did I tell you that story?
Here is a [link=(http://www.amazon.com/Manthropology-Science-Modern-Male-Used/dp/B007PM0E3Y)]LINK[/link] to a book I read on this subject. It's un-doubtable that we are the...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Going back to school advice. - Swifty on 4/23/14 at 3:49 pm|
I am going to business school at night and work full time. It definitely added stress to my life but not a huge amount. It's a great experience to break out of your intellectual norms,learn new things, and meet new people.
I'm paying out of pocket for the privilege which accounts for a lot of th...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What are some obvious things you were surprised someone didn't know - Swifty on 4/22/14 at 3:18 pm|
This thread has been awesome, definitely a good read.
I have a co-worker that is delightfully ignorant. He's the nicest guy in the world but wont ever be accused of being a Rhode's Scholar.
He and I are the building's fire warden's, mainly because we got to skip work for one morning to atte...