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re: BR contractor arrested on felony charges EDIT: on the run - TakeAGander
He was probably financially so far in over his head he wound up robbing one customer to maintain his lifestyle or pay labor to complete another project. I don't believe he had good intentions either way. The little interaction I had with him, he always came across as a pompous ass. ...
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re: How was your life affected by the #DayWithoutImmigrants today? - TakeAGander
Nope, my crew showed up as usual and nailed shingles like they do every day. Good men those amigos. Actually had new clue about a boycott till I got home this eve. ...
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re: I saw something in Texas this week I haven't seen in years - TakeAGander
Oddly enough, I have thought the same. Outside of shingle roofing crews and sheet rock installers, all I have seen is whites or blacks. ...
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re: Motorcyclist killed on Magnolia Beach Road just inside Livingston Parish - TakeAGander
Oddly enough I know both parties involved through family members. Very sad day for all involved. ...
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re: Engaged but second guessing getting married- advice - TakeAGander
In my opinion I would move out and live apart for some time. Even if means postponing the wedding for later in the year. Living together prior to marriage can potentially set you up for failure. Marriage is not easy. You have to work at it daily. ...
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re: Were the 90s as good for you as they seemed to be for everyone else? - TakeAGander
[quote]The 80s being a kid and 90s being a teen combo was great.[/quote] My brothers and I talk about this all the time. Yes it was a good times. ...
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re: What's the best memory foam mattress? - TakeAGander
I'm curious as well. ...
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re: road closures in the baton rouge area due to ice - TakeAGander
Waze is not reporting anything. I just looked out my window in the FEMA trailer and my neighborhood street looks good to go. ...
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re: What's the temperature/ feels like temp where you are at this moment - TakeAGander
In Baton Rouge. 20 feels like 10....
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re: Who else has absolutely no plans tonight? - TakeAGander
No plans here and I'm perfectly fine with that. Watching football, pregnant wife's relaxing on the couch, and the youngest is already asleep. However we had a good day, with plenty of good food, drink, and football. ...
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re: How much did getting new windows cost you? - TakeAGander
I talked to several companies, but I felt most comfortable with Glass Guru. Very well versed and informative. That being said i did not get a bad feeling with any of them. I did check some of the work out by window world. I was so so about them. Just my 2 cents. ...
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re: What are you looking forward to in 2017? - TakeAGander
Moving back into our house,hopefully by June, and welcoming another beautiful little girl into this world. ...
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re: How much did getting new windows cost you? - TakeAGander
I have a total of 36 windows. Various sizes. I used Glass Guru. $375 a pop. Little pricey but really good people....
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re: Anyone have a bad relationship with their parents? - TakeAGander
I'm blessed I have a great relationship with mine. I do have a buddy who left his wife and very young children 12-13 years ago. He went 10 years without so much as a hello or explanation to them. He was a drunk and lazy. I know that much. He wrote his ex wife a few years ago asking for forgiveness a...
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re: Anyone ever quit a family owned business? - TakeAGander
I worked for family in the construction industry. I was paid well, had no real complaints, and learned a heck of a lot. That being said, I got out when the timing was right to start my own company in the same Industry. I had been upfront with them letting them know that was my ultimate goal. I left...
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re: What Are You Assembling Tonight - TakeAGander
Wifey put the kitchen set together for me. Love that woman. ...
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re: College or pro athletes you competed with or against in high school - TakeAGander
I don't know any specifically, but bound to be a few who had a shot, as I played against Glenn Oaks,McKinnly, Istrouma, Woodlawn, Baker, and others in basketball in the early 90's. I can't recall his name, but he played at UCONN. He played at Southern Lab. ...
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re: Anyone related to a celebrity? - TakeAGander
My brother. Not big time, but he has had some speaking rolls in movies, and did get invited to the Oscars this past year. ...
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re: How long have you been with your current SO and where did you two meet? - TakeAGander
Met at a crawfish boil. Together for 5 years, married for 3. Good times. ...
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re: A 33 year old has 2 years to train/school for a new career, what do you suggest? - TakeAGander
Associates in nursing. 24 hours or so of pre- requisites, followed by 4 semesters of nursing school. Check out Brcc. Good money, long as you don't mind working weekends, nights, and holidays. Also make sure your financially in a position not to work while in school. ...
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