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Favorite team:LSU 
Location:spring, tx
Biography:Originally from Kaplan, LA, class of 1967
Interests:LSU sports, golf, beer
Occupation:CPA
Number of Posts:996
Registered on:12/20/2003
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re: How to find out if the bookkeeper is embezzling? - Purplehaze
FICA is 6.2% Medicaire is 1.45% Go to IRS.GOV. download the withholding tables. You must know what you are claiming, eg. S-1, M-2. Use the tables to determine the range being withheld. it is not precise but close enough. but only a idiot would try and embezzle using payroll taxes. ...
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re: Muhammed Ali... American Hero? - Purplehaze
I am 66 and I was lucky enough to get into the National Guard in 1969. I served my 6 years doing the monthly drills and the 2 week summer camps. I thank God I was lucky enough to have been spared the Vietnam experience or else my name would have been on the Wall in Washington. I do feel guilty at...
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re: What's the most valuable/craziest thing you've ever won. - Purplehaze
I won the top prize on Pat Shingleton's tv show back in the 80's - trip for 2 to Hawaii for a week...
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re: Spinoff: When do you think we will do away with hard/paper currency in the US? - Purplehaze
You are assuming that you will always have electricity to run the machines that process the cards. Hurricanes and other acts of nature have a nasty habit of affecting our modern habits....
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re: Why exactly was Pinball banned in NYC for over 30 years? - Purplehaze
The old style pinball did not have flippers. The goal was to get the ball to land in the correct holes so as to match the screen that showed the winning holes. It had a very delicate tilt mechanism. The odds built up after several losses. There was a way to cheat it after the odds built up. Th...
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re: Great "older" movies that don't get talked about - Purplehaze
The Sting Airplane Blazing Saddles...
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re: Still looking after all these years, any tape of end of 1984 Tulane game fight? - Purplehaze
I was sitting in the north end zone handicap section and all of the EBR sheriff's deputies were in front of the student section. At that time, the students had sideline seats around the to the goal line or so. The fight starts and then you see about 10-20 sheriff deputies running across the field...
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re: Why does the existence of Texas A&M - Purplehaze
News flash - The Gaggies are now 0 for the century against LSU in football....
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re: Lindsey Graham says the only way to kill ISIS is to send troops into the ME - Purplehaze
Any one of those congressmen/senators who vote to go to war should have to send their military age kids to be in the first wave....
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re: Business jargon pet peeves - Purplehaze
Low Hanging Fruit Work Life balance I need a favor comment from former boss. Just say do this right now and stop with all of the bull shite. Competitive pay and benefits...
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re: Best city in Texas: Austin, Houston or Dallas - Purplehaze
I have lived in suburbs near Fort Worth, Dallas and Houston. If you are into the cowboy culture then Ft Worth is just right for you. Dallas is home to more arrogant, pompous asses than you can imagine. I would not use the phrase warm and friendly to describe the population. In the summer, ...
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You know you are getting old when you remember.... - Purplehaze
1. As a kid you were the one who had to go outside and rotate the tv antenna so the one station in your area would come in better. 2. As a young fan, you had the pleasure of sitting on wood seats at Tiger Stadium, splinters were free. 3. Drive in movies 4. Freezer section in the refrige...
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re: Fallout of a Trump v. Clinton election - Purplehaze
Well if i can agree with a Bama fan then why not have a third party for the middle class. ...
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re: What Can the OT Tell Me About Being Stationed at Fort Polk? - Purplehaze
Way back in the day, i was in the National Guard, Co, B, 199th Support Battalion, Medical in St Martinville. We spent summer camps and many weekends at Ft Polk. We had many strange skin inflammations to deal with due to the many fascinating bugs around Ft Polk. The worst case involved one poo...
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re: Another example of Democrat hypocrisy. - Purplehaze
All politicians engage in what is called the shading of the truth. They fit their comments to the current "facts" of the day. The ultimate goal is to get 50.1% of the vote. Both parties do it. In other words, they lie and pander shamelessly to their audience. ...
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re: How much and when was your first semester of college tuition? - Purplehaze
Old guy here - USL in 1967 the tuition for 18 hours was $90. Books cost $150. dorm with AC and meal ticket was $450-$500. Alternative was an all expense paid tour of Vietnam courtesy of the US Army....
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re: Need help with a good landscaping company... - Purplehaze
I had the same problem in Houston 20 years ago. The solution was 3 drains in the backyard that tied into underground (about 1 foot down) that ran along the side of the lot to the street in front. the drainpipe was run under the sidewalk and through the curb. Still works well after 20 years. I ...
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re: Baby boomer nostalgia is about to get worse - Purplehaze
Born in 1949. The three most important things I have ever learned: 1. Form your own conclusions and remember you do not have to follow the majority. 2. Never trust politicians or political parties 3. Purple and Gold forever And IDGAF what you think about my post ...
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re: Join the Navy or Army? - Purplehaze
Marines - sleep in the mud and dirt and eat crappy food, many people trying to kill you Army - sometimes sleep in the mud and dirt, sometimes eat crappy food, not so many people trying to kill you, stateside forts in crappy locations, (ever been to Ft Polk?) Air Force - better uniforms, seldom...
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re: What is your opinion of the late Huey P. Long? - Purplehaze
You have to understand the politics of that era. The Old Regulars and certain planters had all of the power and that meant they got all of riches. Huey wanted the power and figured that his best way to get it was through the common man. Once in power, Huey saw to it that many good things such as ...
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