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re: EBRP Deputy shot on O'Neal lane. - hawkster
[quote]It's sorta like "white flight" without the "flight" part; just the tax dollars leaving BR and being redirected to St George( south Baton Rouge). The previous mayor annexed most major retailers/ sales tax generators into BR city so those retailers have already said their staying in City of BR....
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re: EBRP Deputy shot on O'Neal lane. - hawkster
[quote]Louisiana has the highest per capita incarceration rate in the world. Literally on planet Earth Louisiana incarcerates more people as a percentage of the population than anywhere else. We can't afford it. I hate the lowlife criminal element as much as anybody but just locking everybody up and...
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re: Thoughts on a Honda Pilot? - hawkster
Test drive and listen for clunking from the front end. Common problem that no one seems to know how to fix properly. ...
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re: So LSU has over $700 million dollars in deferred maintenance costs. - hawkster
[quote]The more layers below you, the more money you make, and while many do not get pay raises, they are promoted this way and thus get paid more.[/quote] First, they create another layer of bull shite academic bureaucracy. Then they pay people a lot more money to take the bull shite jobs. Then, w...
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re: So LSU has over $700 million dollars in deferred maintenance costs. - hawkster
Fixing a leaking roof takes money that academic gluttons can spend on salaries, perks, travel, etc. if they ignore the leaks, then they can get their insurance or the state emergency fund to pay for it (at a drastically higher cost) without sacrificing a dime of their self-aggrandizing benefits. ...
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re: So LSU has over $700 million dollars in deferred maintenance costs. - hawkster
Higher ed doesn't want professors in classrooms. As you said they want grants so they can siphon off obscene overhead that jacks up the pay of academic losers with hokey new titles and positions. It all goes to the pay and perks of the chosen ones who see students as bothersome cash cows. And in...
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re: So LSU has over $700 million dollars in deferred maintenance costs. - hawkster
LSU deferred maintenance so they could maintain and enhance the status of their overpaid, underworked, irresponsible academic elitists. That's why universities exist in the current model of higher ed. ...
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re: Guess these house prices in br.. - hawkster
[quote]In that first house, how many turns do you have to make from the street to the garage? 4?[/quote] At least the lot is wide enough to allow them to move the garage out of the front yard, unlike most new developments in BR. ...
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re: Outdoor Retailer Show pulling out of Salt Lake City - hawkster
Would never spend a dime on Patagonia shite just because of their activist agenda. ...
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re: Hunter's run closing. ***update 2/16**** - hawkster
[quote]I couldn't see sinking that kind of money into improvements for a 5 year lease. Not sure how long the current Sheriff is going to be there, but the rules could easily change after 5 years is up.[/quote] A lot of the improvements are needed just to make the site a higher quality venue that ...
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re: Hunter's run closing. ***update 2/16**** - hawkster
I think it's very likely that if the Sugar West group was the high bidder (and I still haven't seen that announced officially), that you will see everything listed in the bid specs and more come to pass on the property. Time will tell....
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re: Sporting clays? - hawkster
[quote]quote: but at $1200/team, I would not be surprised if they furnish your shells for you anyway, and there is always an opportunity to buy shells at the event Very much this. The last two benefits I participated in furnished the shells. They had them available at each stand, so you didn't...
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re: Sporting clays? - hawkster
There's a sporting clays event at Riverside on March 24. Raising money for prostate cancer research. [link=(http://www.onemanshoot.com)]One Man Shoot[/link]...
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re: Hunter's run closing. ***update 2/16**** - hawkster
With all of those big plans to move and expand on the east side of the river, it's curious that the no-bid decision was not made until Monday afternoon. ...
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re: Gone but not forgotten BR & surrounding area auto dealerships? - hawkster
[quote]quote: Mid City Ford on N Foster where at on n.foster?[/quote] About a block north of Choctaw on the east side of Foster. Was Holmes Ford before it was Mid-City Ford. And there was Capital City Ford down on Main St. or North St. At about the 1100 block. ...
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re: Hunter's run closing. ***update 2/16**** - hawkster
[quote]It seems to me like it would be a hostile environment for all parties if it were renewed. It's obvious the Sheriff wants his guy in that spot for some reason.[/quote] From what I have learned, it seems clear that the new guy has some great plans and is willing to spend his own money quickl...
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Who suffers if the legislature's budget is cut? - hawkster
The Bel of Baton Rouge says every state budget cut hurts someone. But who is hurt if they cut the legislature's budget, other than cronies, political hacks, and girlfriends of the legislators?...
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re: Hunter's run closing. ***update 2/16**** - hawkster
Not just rigged, but also done in an exceptionally lazy manner. ...
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re: At car dealership and worried I'm getting jammmed - hawkster
Did they lose your keys when they test drove your trade-in, too?...
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