re: 20 year Tax Incentives that landed Buc-ee's in Ruston. - Witty_Username on 1/27/23 at 1:54 pm
[quote]I will add West Monroe (and usually Monroe) seem to always have extremely cheaper gas compared to other areas along the 20 corridor and other towns near it. Never understood that. [/quote] It's because of their geographical location to Bawcomville....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: 20 year Tax Incentives that landed Buc-ee's in Ruston. - Witty_Username on 1/27/23 at 1:50 pm
[quote]“The other businesses that potentially will come with Buc-ee’s, they will not get those sales tax incentives,” explained West. “The city will generate revenue off of that.”[/quote] [quote]Might as well be renamed Buceeville. [/quote] If 75% of the reason those other businesses want to buil...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: 20 year Tax Incentives that landed Buc-ee's in Ruston. - Witty_Username on 1/27/23 at 8:20 am
[quote]Imagine being the owner of a gas station at that or the next exit and paying all your taxes. Might as well close up shop the day Buc-ees opens. [/quote] Or since Buc-ees isn't opening up for 2 years, they could use that time to revamp their store, create their own brand/style, and try to co...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (5)
re: I have personally started a lawsuit... - Witty_Username on 1/26/23 at 7:23 pm
[quote]Is there any interest on this board to follow this lawsuit?[/quote] I'm intrigued. At the very least, I'd like to see how long it takes from the time you filed this to the time a ruling is issued....
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re: How long do you guys give a new job to fairly judge it? - Witty_Username on 1/26/23 at 7:29 am
[quote]I was at my last job for 8 days before I found my current job. I ignored more red flags than a May Day parade in Havana in the hiring process and almost flipped shite day 1. Sent an e-mail that pretty much said I'm resigning effective immediately, it's you not me, and please let me know wh...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Itemize on Tax Return Question - Witty_Username on 1/25/23 at 3:45 pm
[quote]Yea but all that stuff is saved from previous years on my TurboTax. I just always enter all my forms and it always just tells me to take the standard deduction. So I'm just wondering if I'm going to end up with the standard deduction anyway do I need to take the time to enter all the mortgage...
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re: Batesville, Ms for Morgan Wallen - Witty_Username on 1/25/23 at 1:31 pm
On the way to Nashville once, I stayed at the Comfort Suites on the northeast side of the I-55/Hwy. 6 intersection. It was just fine if you're just needing a place to stay for the night....
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re: New job vs old job decision - Witty_Username on 1/13/23 at 12:23 pm
[quote]Be sure to offer above market pay[/quote] So instead of minimum wage, $10/hr. [quote]Then when they throw it in your face for a couple of dollars more an hour[/quote] A 20% raise is nothing to bat an eye at...especially at $10/hr....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Happy 2023 to OT - "Mecca" AKA Monroe the GOAT CITY to grow up in LA (PIC heavy) - Witty_Username on 1/3/23 at 4:15 pm
[quote]Does West Monroe still claim the rebels as their mascot and students use the rebel flag? Used to be proudly paraded back in my day and that wasn’t that long ago. Early 2000s [/quote] Rebels is still the mascot, but the flag is banned....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Monroe store clerk shoots armed robber, accused of manslaughter - Witty_Username on 1/3/23 at 1:56 pm
[quote]Who shot the customer? Because that could be a problem. [/quote] Like Boston911 said, the whole story definitely isn't in the article. If a stray bullet from the clerk struck an innocent shopper, I'm not sure why the DA wouldn't charge him with that as well. Too many missing details....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Here's a life lesson: Don't enroll into an online masters program at USC for $200K - Witty_Username on 12/31/22 at 10:24 am
[quote]Mcdonalds pay for managers is $63,829 per year starting[/quote] As a McDonald's manager, I bet she could also do a lot community mental health therapy. She'd get to do what she loves while making about 33% more money. The problem is that salary probably still wouldn't touch that $300k+ stu...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: What is the best golf advice/tip you have ever received? - Witty_Username on 12/8/22 at 1:21 pm
Take 2 weeks off; then quit....
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re: Credit Union Car Warranty vs Dealer Warranty - Witty_Username on 12/7/22 at 9:16 pm
How much are they charging? Just anecdotal, but I bought a brand new car in 2015 and haven't spent more than $1000 in repairs (the bulk of it being a recent check engine light that wouldn't go away). It may be cheaper to forgo the warranty and take your chances. ...
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re: Electric desks that raise and lower recommendations? - Witty_Username on 12/7/22 at 3:00 pm
You don't need a desk that raises, baw. You need a floor that lowers: [img]https://preview.redd.it/73phlf4sy4wx.jpg?auto=webp&s=3141d9719d0be88b16f88485283ac6715a8ba175[/img]...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Saban's b.s. - from an LSU Tiger fans perspective - Witty_Username on 12/5/22 at 11:52 am
[quote]Saban's b.s. - from an LSU Tiger fans perspective[/quote] This is exactly what's been missing from this entire discussion: an LSU fan's perspective on a coach that hasn't coached at his school in nearly 2 decades....
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re: Here's how GPT-3 is helping a landscaper with poor literacy skills run his business - Witty_Username on 12/1/22 at 1:51 pm
[quote]Anybody here play with GPT-3? If so, is there an easy place to get started? [/quote] I haven't, but when they lady that cleans my house first started, she just used google translate to communicate. Worked well enough until she was able to learn enough English herself. It was a little wi...
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re: Bibles After 1960 Withheld Best Weapon Against Satan - Witty_Username on 11/30/22 at 10:01 am
[quote]Early manuscripts had "and fasting" both omitted and included. Scholars differ on which version is the earliest (i.e., was it deleted because of scrivener error or because it suggested Jesus' power over demons required fasting, or was it added later because the early church started putting a ...
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re: Are dreams the most unexplained human activity? - Witty_Username on 11/23/22 at 11:31 am
[quote]I fell down a lucid dreaming rabbit hole the other night. There are some techniques to follow so you can do it almost on demand.[/quote] Care to share?...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)