| O-T Lounge|| White Supremacist Learns He Is 14 Percent Black - weinrib on 11/11/13 at 6:29 pm|
A white supremacist behind an initiative to turn a North Dakota town into a "white enclave" received some shocking news -- he's not 100 percent white.
Craig Cobb, a 62-year-old man who has aimed to start a community for white supremacists and neo-Nazis, received some news that he wasn't too happy...
| Music Board|| Lucia - Romanian pianist and vocalist. - weinrib on 11/9/13 at 10:08 am|
Romanian pianist and vocalist.
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UAm_uoV1z5k)]Lucia - Silence[/link]
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hNMmtsLx_iI)]Lucia - Hide (Like Stars)[/link]
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z87arO2T-Yo)]Lucia - Days[/link]
| Music Board|| Alanis Morissette bringing 'Jagged Little Pill' to Broadway - weinrib on 11/8/13 at 9:52 pm|
Alanis' 1995 debut will come to the stage as a workshop production in 2014.
Tony and Pulitzer winner Tom Kitt, who worked on Green Day's American Idiot musical, will provide orchestration and arrangements for the musical, also called Jagged Little Pill, and Broadway veteran Vivek J. Tiwary will ...
| Music Board|| Russian Police cover Daft Punk's "Get Lucky" - weinrib on 11/8/13 at 9:39 pm|
Russian Police cover Daft Punk's "Get Lucky" in preparation for a concert at the Kremlin. Complete with random smoke effects and above-the-waist dance moves.
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P08B_lBUL0E#t=49)]Russian Police - Get Lucky[/link]
And as a bonus, here is the Russian Army c...
| Tiger Rant|| NY Times: With Alabama and L.S.U., a More Earthbound Game - weinrib on 11/8/13 at 6:55 pm|
[quote]Saturday night, however, when No. 10 Louisiana State (7-2) plays at No. 1 Alabama (8-0), the running back will take his turn on stage and the game will downshift. It will be an old-fashioned game played in that phone-booth-tight space over guard and center.
Alabama and L.S.U. will use form...
| Tiger Rant|| AL.com: Seven things you may not know about the LSU/Alabama rivalry - weinrib on 11/8/13 at 6:49 pm|
[quote]Here are seven things you may have never known about the series that dates back to 1895.
1. The Bear's first time: Loss to LSU 13-3
2. Which LSU coach has the most wins against Alabama? Les Miles
3. Home Field advantage: LSU has beaten Alabama more times in Tuscaloosa than it has i...
| Tiger Rant|| CBS Sports - Rivalries don't get any better than LSU-Alabama - weinrib on 11/8/13 at 6:41 pm|
[quote]Nick Saban vs. Les Miles is the Woody vs. Bo of our generation. LSU vs. Alabama is our equivalent of Ohio State-Michigan in that glorious Ten Year War.
• Four of the last six years either Alabama (2009, 2011, 2012) or LSU (2007) has won the BCS national championship. In 2011 Alabama lost t...
| Tiger Rant|| SI Article: Duel between Mettenberger, McCarron could decide LSU-Alabama - weinrib on 11/8/13 at 3:11 pm|
[quote]On Saturday night in Tuscaloosa, emotions will again run high when the No. 13 Tigers face the top-ranked Crimson Tide. For McCarron, this game is a chance to take one step closer to becoming the first quarterback in college football history to win three consecutive national titles. For LSU si...
| O-T Lounge|| Ryan Lochte tears knee ligament with help from teenage girl - weinrib on 11/6/13 at 6:09 am|
The five-time Olympic champion tore his MCL and sprained the ACL in his left knee, when a teenage girl ran at Lochte, who tried to catch her, but the two fell over in the process. The girl was not injured.
| Music Board|| Atlas Genius on Arsenio - weinrib on 11/5/13 at 10:03 pm|
Atlas Genius performing at the end of the show on Arsenio Hall tonight....
| Tiger Rant|| ESPN Article: Loss to Tide 'haunts' Jeremy Hill - weinrib on 11/5/13 at 7:55 pm|
November 5, 2013, 5:57 PM ET
[quote]Despite being one of only two running backs to gain 100 yards against Alabama last season, LSU's Jeremy Hill is constantly reminded of the yards he failed to get.
"It haunts me all the time," Hill said of last year's 21-17 loss to the Crimson Tide.[/quote][lin...
| O-T Lounge|| 1 Million Chickens Boiled Alive Each Year - weinrib on 10/29/13 at 8:03 pm|
[quote]Nearly 1 million chickens and turkeys are unintentionally boiled alive each year in U.S. slaughterhouses, often because fast-moving lines fail to kill the birds before they are dropped into scalding water, Agriculture Department records show.
| Fark Board|| Great gif for a Deal With It - weinrib on 10/25/13 at 4:21 pm|
| Music Board|| Silversun Pickups will release Let It Decay on 10" vinyl on November 29 - weinrib on 10/22/13 at 7:45 pm|
[i]Dangerbird Records is excited to announce that Silversun Pickups will release their Let it Decay 10? on Friday, November 29th in conjunction with Record Store Day’s Black Friday. The limited edition vinyl release features the brand new track “Let it Decay” as well as “Working Title,” a B-side fro...
| O-T Lounge|| Entertaining Animated Images - weinrib on 10/21/13 at 5:56 pm|
| Help Board|| Request for Favorite Team Icon - weinrib on 10/21/13 at 4:50 pm|
Admins could you please add a Canadian flag icon to the Favorite Team Icon list? Here is a flag in both png and gif formats.
Thank you for your consideration.
| Music Board|| Drake Appreciation Thread - weinrib on 10/18/13 at 12:19 pm|
Post your favorites drakes or serenades to drakes here.
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MtN1YnoL46Q)]The Drake Song[/link]
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CNLgIaO0kd4&list=PLAF362E17AF511637)]Calling for Drakes[/link]
| O-T Lounge|| Who is your favorite Canadian actress? (Updated) - weinrib on 10/16/13 at 5:36 am|
Here are a few of my favorites and many added by friends of the OT.
| SEC Rant|| The Illuminati Hath Spoken - weinrib on 10/12/13 at 11:14 am|
The Tigers from LSU shall stomp with large boots the miniscule jort wearing crocodilians from Flo-Rida. The score finale in today's contest will resemble the numerical value of Denise Milani's bra size for the Tigers and that of George W Bush's IQ for the lowly gators.
I welcome others to opine a...
| Food and Drink Board|| Source for Louisiana Products - weinrib on 10/11/13 at 9:47 pm|
I'm looking for a good source of Louisiana sausages, andouilles, tasso, as well as alligator and crawfish tails that will ship to Toronto. I might look into some spices as well. Any suggestions?...
| O-T Lounge|| Jesus by a another name - weinrib on 10/11/13 at 8:40 pm|
[link=(http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/europe/italy/10370809/Vatican-pulls-medals-bearing-name-of-Lesus.html)]Vatican pulls medals bearing name of 'Lesus'[/link]
The Vatican has had to withdraw more than 6,000 papal medals after the word Jesus was misspelt Lesus.
| Tiger Rant|| Historical Perspective of LSU Athletics - weinrib on 10/11/13 at 10:49 am|
As I have mentioned previously, I have not been a lifelong follower of LSU Athletics. My sister went to LSU about 10 years ago and have been a casual observer since that time. Spending time on this site reveals my lack of historical perspective when it comes to LSU sports. It appears to be rich in t...
| O-T Lounge|| TigerDroppings Premium Membership? - weinrib on 10/6/13 at 9:21 pm|
I joined TigerDroppings a couple of week ago and have liked what I have seen to this point. It has made me curious about the existence of a Premium Membership here at TigerDroppings. I have not seen any such opportunity readily advertised. Is there such a subscription service available? What are the...
| Tiger Rant|| How many points each will the Offense, Defense and Special Teams score? - weinrib on 10/5/13 at 1:56 pm|
How many points each will the Offense, Defense and Special Teams score versus Mississippi State? (Assume that the extra points stay with the unit scoring the touchdown.)
I predict a total of 46 points
Offense: 28 (4 TD)
Defense: 9 (TD & Safety)
Special Teams: 9 (3 FGs)...
| Music Board|| Happy 40th to Lene Nystrøm - weinrib on 10/2/13 at 5:57 pm|
Lead singer of the band Aqua.
| Music Board|| Favorite Canadian Bands/Artists - weinrib on 9/25/13 at 10:06 pm|
What are your favorite Canadian Bands/Artists?
Neil Young? Three Days Grace? Our Lady Peace? Rush? Triumph? Nickelback? Alexisonfire? Arcade Fire? BTO? The Flatliners? The Guess Who?
Personally, Rush is one of my favorite artists, but lately Alexisonfire has caught my attention....
| Tiger Rant|| Most Outstanding Player after the first third of the season - weinrib on 9/25/13 at 9:34 pm|
With the first third of the season behind us, who has been the Most Outstanding Player on Offense, Defense, and Special Teams? Which coach has been the Most Valuable Coach?
I have not seen every game so far, but from what I have seen
MOP Offense: Zach Mettenberger
MOP Defense: Ego Ferguson
| O-T Lounge|| Artist Creates A Life-Size Human Skull Made Entirely Of Cocaine - weinrib on 9/25/13 at 8:39 pm|
Diddo's sculpture, entitled "Ecce Animal," is made of a concoction of gelatin and cocaine, because art is edgy like that.