| Money Talk|| re: Millennials aren't marrying and they're not buying houses - EA6B on 9/20/14 at 8:42 pm|
[quote]I'm 23. Married in the spring. Bought a house a week later. No student debt. People aren't willing to sacrifice. You don't have to have the newest iphone and go out to eat every night. Don't be afraid to coupon, not buy the $150 shoes,etc. People are so instant now. [/quote]
| Political Talk|| re: LA-6 Congressional district - EA6B on 9/20/14 at 12:31 pm|
[quote]If you met the guy, you would like him personally, even while still disagreeing with him. He's charismatic as hell.[/quote]
I have, I don't, he is criminal, nothing more!...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Relate your experience in your last ever high school game in any sport - EA6B on 9/19/14 at 10:24 pm|
Football, 1972 state semifinals, we lost, don't remember the score. Was glad I would never have to practice or play again, it was my dad's thing and I did it to make him happy, 42 years later all I have to remind me of that time are two knees that hurt like hell....
| Political Talk|| re: LA-6 Congressional district - EA6B on 9/19/14 at 10:08 pm|
[quote]Yes he can and he's got a lot of friends in Baton Rouge. I'd vote for him over some Tea Party twit any day of the week.[/quote]
The shear number of people with your mindset is a large part of why Louisiana remains a shithole in spite of its vast culture and natural resources....
| O-T Lounge|| re: 50 Things About Millennials That Make Corporate America shite Its Pants - EA6B on 9/18/14 at 6:09 pm|
[quote]Wow so original. No other generation has thought this way. Obviously the greatest generation ever. [/quote]
I think most of this was printed inside the covers of my high school yearbook....in 1971! ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: LSU tattoos - EA6B on 9/17/14 at 11:16 pm|
[quote]define for me what your idea of real art is [/quote]
Paintings by Monet, Cassatt, Cezanne, Chagall, Dali.
Photos by Ansel Adams.
Drawings by Condo, and Helm.
Varnished jig-saw puzzles on the wall of a double wide.
Air-brushed car plates with someone's name...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Calling OT photographers or camera people - EA6B on 9/17/14 at 10:53 pm|
[quote]I for sure want to get a tripod and IR remote. She doesn't have much experience. It's more or less snapshots that she wants better quality than just a point and shoot. It's for family photos, vacations, sporting events, etc. Not gonna be zooming in on a caterpillar on a leaf or anything like ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: LSU tattoos - EA6B on 9/17/14 at 9:17 pm|
[quote]how unfortunate. i guess some people just don't have an appreciation for art though. [/quote]
Real art should be absent sweat, and stretch marks. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Texas executes woman. Rot in hell, scumbag - EA6B on 9/17/14 at 8:42 pm|
[quote]We should be using nitrogen asphyxiation or hypoxia. Two very painless forms of execution, you just breathe and then drift off to sleep and never wake up. It's unbelievable they aren't used for the DP. It'd prevent a mess like what we have making the rounds through the courts now these days. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Should the US switch to the metric system? - EA6B on 9/17/14 at 2:07 pm|
[quote]Every program in every device that formats any information in imperial units. And so on, and so on. It isn't going to happen. [/quote]
Industrial and scientific instrumentation has for some time been designed for a world market, it would be rare to find something that is not usable in i...
| Music Board|| re: Happy Birthday to BB King - 89 years young! - EA6B on 9/16/14 at 10:32 pm|
[quote]ETA: I wonder how old Lucille is? [/quote]
The guitar in the picture is probably one of the Lucille models that were made from 1980-85.
Description of BB's various Lucilles through out his career.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Would you take a schedule working 3 12's every weekend night - EA6B on 9/15/14 at 1:24 am|
[quote]You usually get so many weekends off a year with that. Most nurses I knew that did those schedules either had young kids so could spend all week home with them Or Their spouse/SO also worked a job working every weekend so they were both off during the week together(those usually didn't hav...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Some guy got divorced, lost his job, so he and a buddy got on their motorcycles - EA6B on 9/15/14 at 1:09 am|
[quote]He wrote a book about his journey.[/quote]
Another book with the same theme is "Investment Biker", by Jim Rogers.
He rode from the UK to China coast, shipped the bike to Australia and cros...
| Political Talk|| re: Why not fight ISIL with criminal? - EA6B on 9/15/14 at 12:59 am|
Islam has long had a large presence in U.S. prisons and is the fastest growing faith among inmates....
| Political Talk|| re: The Discussion our Society needs to be having about Domestic Violence - EA6B on 9/12/14 at 7:20 pm|
[quote]I'm not related to nor do I associate with weak little pussies. [/quote]
Are you a weak pussy if your 100lb wife plants two butcher knives in your back as you are walking away, sets fire to you while in bed, throws liquid plumber into your eyes, fractures your skull with a baseball bat. My...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Woman Layed Off Because She Has Cancer - EA6B on 9/12/14 at 3:41 pm|
[quote]If this is legit, she's going to own that company after the lawsuit. You can't fire someone because they are sick. You can't even ASK someone about their health during a job interview![/quote]
100% wrong! ...
| Political Talk|| re: If ghey marriage is legal, and 2 straight dudes get hitched, is that wrong? - EA6B on 9/12/14 at 2:55 pm|
[quote]It would take an incredibly stupid couple of Heterosexuals to get married to each other.[/quote]
Having ben married a few time s myself I tend to agree, but I know you meant heterosexual guys. Men and woman have entered into "sham" marriages to get health insurance, possible tax benefits, ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anyone else nervous/anxious about this Thursday (9/11 for those who dont know)? - EA6B on 9/9/14 at 6:30 pm|
[quote]Hard to believe anyone with a brain thinks that a jet is just going to be able to take off from the middle east and not be detected right away or through international airspace and just fly happily into the US. [/quote]
You mean the way MAL370 was tracked through international airspace ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anyone else nervous/anxious about this Thursday (9/11 for those who dont know)? - EA6B on 9/9/14 at 6:21 pm|
[quote]If you think NORAD won't have their Atlantic fleet primed and ready to go, then you are silly. No way these aircraft into Atlantic airspace, and US airspace.[/quote]
NORAD tracks orbital objects and objects re-entering the atmosphere from a high altitude, anything that may be a missile. T...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anyone else nervous/anxious about this Thursday (9/11 for those who dont know)? - EA6B on 9/9/14 at 6:11 pm|
[quote]I'm especially amused when people in places like Macon,GA, Auburn, AL or Lafayette act like they may be targeted. You never know, but come on.[/quote]