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re: For the first time, I recommended that a friend not come visit NOLA - Forkbeard3777
Are you really going to be nit-picky over the quality of the restaurants? Isn't Uptown the "nice" area of New Orleans? What about the robbing of 4 patrons that occurred right outside of Commander's Palace some two or three weeks ago? I'm sure you'll just channel your inner "Davis McAlary" and t...
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re: For the first time, I recommended that a friend not come visit NOLA - Forkbeard3777
[quote]The holdup of Patois, on Aug. 20, would be only the first of three armed robberies of bars and restaurants in well-to-do parts of Uptown New Orleans. A little before 10 p.m. on Sept 24, two men dressed similarly to those who held up Patois burst into Atchafalaya restaurant, robbing the staff ...
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re: For the first time, I recommended that a friend not come visit NOLA - Forkbeard3777
[quote]On the night that those two muggings occured, which are horrible and can not be defended or ignored, thousands of people went out and had a great, trouble-free time in the city. Let's not forget that. [/quote] Yet, these muggings and shootings happen every night (every weekend at least). ...
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re: For the first time, I recommended that a friend not come visit NOLA - Forkbeard3777
[quote] The fascination you people have with that place amazes me.[/quote] It's Memphis or St. Louis with better food... There are so, so many better places in the US to visit. Lots of places that were barely a speck on the map some 20 years ago (Austin, Nashville, Denver, Portland) have surp...
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re: Police make arrest in FQ attack - Forkbeard3777
[quote]"We advise you to turn yourselves in as well," Harrison said. "You do not want us to come get you."[/quote] It's okay everyone...calm down. All is cool. Just chill out now... The locals got all dressed up and performed their "second line". No mo' problems in Da Big Easy, ya heard!? ...
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re: Police make arrest in FQ attack - Forkbeard3777
[quote]The victims have been identified as Tim Byrne and James Curran, both staff members with the Unitarian Universality Association, which was and will never again hold its national convention in New Orleans[/quote] Fixed it...
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re: Does this magical place exist in the U.S.? - Forkbeard3777
Montana and Wyoming? :dunno: ...
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re: Oil tumbles into biggest first-half slide in 20 years - Forkbeard3777
[quote]frick...Anyone who thinks this is a good thing is not thinking about the state of Louisiana. ETA: Down vote all you like, but falling prices on crude = failing economy for Louisiana. I don't think everyone realizes how much the Louisiana economy is dependent on oil[/quote] Get off oil's ...
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re: What position do you sleep in? - Forkbeard3777
GOAT [img]https://usercontent2.hubstatic.com/50791_f520.jpg[/img]...
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re: Best bottled BBQ sauce - Forkbeard3777
[img]http://rollingout.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/Rufus-Teague_WhiskeyMaple.jpg?dd1bbe[/img]...
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re: Do you think social media has changed people (especially the youth)? - Forkbeard3777
I think this is virtually accepted everywhere. No disputes. ...
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re: How passing has changed in the NFL (2005-2016 v. 1978-1983) - Forkbeard3777
This is how it has changed: [img]http://a.espncdn.com/photo/2012/1222/nfl_g_johnson_gb1_576.jpg[/img] [img]http://www.newyorker.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/Bethea-Julio-Jones-Aspiring-Robot-1200.jpg[/img] [img]http://www.buccaneers.com/assets/images/imported/TB/photos/clubimages/2016/11-Novemb...
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"Culcha" and heavy metal t-shirts - Forkbeard3777
I'm not sure if this just a local thing, but I've noticed a lot of Chicago's urban youth are sporting heavy metal t-shirts (Iron Maiden, Metallica, Megadeath, etc.) :lol: Have any of you noticed this in or around your area? It's kinda funny...odd...but funny nonetheless. ...
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re: 2017 NHL Playoff Thread: PENGUINS WIN THE CUP, Crosby robs Malkin of the Conn Smythe - Forkbeard3777
I was hoping for a game 7, but the best team ultimately won. I wish Nashville would lose the catfish shtick or at least dial it down. ...
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re: Ridiculous Reasons People Go To Urgent Care - Forkbeard3777
[quote]Democrats, Mexicans, and meth heads. They are the reason ERs are complete hellholes.[/quote] Absolutely. However, I truly believe some of these people are [i]so stupid[/i] that they truly don't know any better. ...
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re: Ridiculous Reasons People Go To Urgent Care - Forkbeard3777
Maybe if it was severe dehydration. I've heard of "patients" going to the ER for runny noses, a basic cold, etc. ...
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re: Post your doppelgänger - Forkbeard3777
Shooter sideburns. I've been told I emit the "raging liberal" look :lol: [img]https://static01.nyt.com/images/2014/07/06/arts/06GLASS/06GLASS-videoSixteenByNine1050.jpg[/img]...
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re: Are allergies kicking your ass? - Forkbeard3777
I think they've finally gotten to me. Thursday, I could tell our house felt really dry prior going to bed. I woke up with a tickle/scratchy throat. Now, I still have the "cold, dryness" in my nose and throat. :banghead:...
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re: America in 2060...Tell me about it - Forkbeard3777
I just hope the US will have a super-fast rail system that connects the entire country. ...
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re: Mandy Moore says being hit on by a stranger 'was a whole new experience' - Forkbeard3777
I always wondered how Ryan Adams got here. You know he wasn't "bringing it "to her. ...
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