| Coaching Changes|| Wake Forest targeting Pete Lembo (Ball State) - Augustus on 12/5/13 at 4:16 pm|
[quote]The leader of the Wake Forest University athletic department is in Muncie today, presumably to interview Ball State football coach Pete Lembo for the Demon Deacons’ coaching vacancy.
The Star Press learned today that Wake Forest notified the Delaware County Airport on Wednesday that AD Ron...
| Movie/TV Board|| Paul Walker killed in car crash - Augustus on 11/30/13 at 8:23 pm|
TMZ reporting. Very sad.
Here's the Twitter post...
TMZ ?@TMZ 12m
#BREAKING Paul Walker Dead...
| O-T Lounge|| Wrestlemania XXX online presale codes - Augustus on 11/13/13 at 12:22 pm|
I know there was some interest from some folks on here for Wrestlemania tickets. They go on sale Saturday to the public, and I believe the Superdome is doing a presale party or something Friday.
But if you just want to get them online, Ticketmaster begins the presale tomorrow morning at 11 AM ES...
| Movie/TV Board|| First trailer out for Disney's "Maleficent" (Angelina Jolie) - Augustus on 11/13/13 at 9:48 am|
Plot: Maleficent is the untold story of Disney's most iconic villain from the 1959 classic Sleeping Beauty. A beautiful, pure-hearted young woman, Maleficent has an idyllic life growing up in a peaceable forest kingdom, until one day when an invading army threatens the harmony of the land. Maleficen...
| More Sports Board|| ESPN's 24 Hours of College Hoops tips off tonight - Augustus on 11/11/13 at 10:30 am|
Times are EST.
7 p.m. No. 4 Stanford at No. 1 Connecticut (women’s) ESPN2
Kent State at Temple ESPNU
9 p.m. No. 3 Tennessee at No. 7 North Carolina (women’s) ESPN2
Colorado State at No. 18 Gonzaga ESPNU
11 p.m. BYU at Stanford ESPN2
| O-T Lounge|| Hacksaw Jim Duggan needs your help to get shoulder surgery - Augustus on 11/6/13 at 2:04 pm|
[quote]Because of the rising costs of the medical world, and Hacksaw's inability to get health insurance due to his high-risk profession, this All-American needs our help. Hacksaw has a torn rotator cuff in hi...
| Movie/TV Board|| Slant Magazine's 100 Greatest Horror Films Of All-Time - Augustus on 11/4/13 at 2:13 pm|
The top 10 starts about as expected (with some slight modifications), then it starts going its own way. And then it includes Zombie's Halloween 2 and it completely loses me. :lol:
1 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (1974)
2 Psycho (1960)
3 Rosemary's Baby (1968)
4 Carrie (1976)
5 Suspiria (1977...
| More Sports Board|| Kevin Martin taking a little shot at Durant/Westbrook? - Augustus on 11/4/13 at 1:32 pm|
[quote]Kevin Martin left Oklahoma City for Minnesota in the offseason, where he could get more money (his deal was worth $28 million) and obviously more shots. After the Timberwolves reached 3-0 with a win over the Knicks, here’s what Martin told the media:
[b]“This is such a fun team to play on....
| Movie/TV Board|| The Counselor - What went wrong? - Augustus on 10/28/13 at 9:20 am|
The new Ridley Scott movie opened to just $9M this weekend, one of the worst showings of his career.
It also managed a dismal "D" CinemaScore (which are usually saved for turds such as Movie 43). With an all-star cast, a known director, and Cormac McCarthy writing...seemed like this would be a s...
| Movie/TV Board|| Tim Burton, Michael Keaton in talks to do "Beetlejuice 2" - Augustus on 10/22/13 at 1:18 pm|
[quote]Tim Burton’s involvement in “Beetlejuice 2? is no longer a rumor, as he’s officially in talks to direct the sequel for Warner Bros., multiple individuals familiar with the project have told TheWrap.
Michael Keaton is expected to reprise his role as the titular fast-talking, black-and-white...
| Movie/TV Board|| Living With Jigsaw - Augustus on 10/21/13 at 11:27 am|
Saw this video over the weekend and thought it was pretty damn funny. So I decided to share it with the M/TV Board!
[link=(http://youtu.be/kTXfAtckS3g)]Living With Jigsaw[/link]
Hope he makes a part two....
| Movie/TV Board|| The latest Friedberg/Seltzer masterpiece...The Starving Games (trailer) - Augustus on 10/14/13 at 12:21 pm|
If you couldn't get enough of Epic Movie, Meet The Spartans, and Vampires Suck...then here comes another lazily written, unfunny pile of mastadon puke for you to enjoy next month.
You see, it's funny because it LOOKS like The Hunger Games, bu...
| Gaming Board|| Telltale's "Wolf Among Us" Episode 1 available on XBL today - Augustus on 10/11/13 at 11:17 am|
Downloaded it earlier today and played it through in one sitting. It's about an hour and 45 minutes, so the episode lengths seem to be on par with Walking Dead.
Fun first chapter. The story is interesting as you control the Big Bad Wolf, the sheriff of a group of old fable characters living in ...
| Movie/TV Board|| Producers taking pitches for found footage Friday the 13th sequel - Augustus on 10/1/13 at 3:20 pm|
[quote] The next Friday the 13th movie will be the 13th film. That's pretty impressive, a real milestone sort of number. And it could be squandered by making the film a found footage movie.
[b]This is a rumor that has been swirling around for a while, and today Ryan Turek of Shock Til You Drop t...
| More Sports Board|| 19 Years Ago Today: Kordell Stewart's "Miracle In Michigan" - Augustus on 9/24/13 at 4:09 pm|
He legit throws it 75 yards in the air, takes a perfect bounce, diving catch.
Keith Jackson: "Ball is up in the AIIIIR! CAUGHT! TOUCHDOWN! INCREDIBLE!"
| More Sports Board|| Virginia Tech's "Hokie Stone" helmet for Thursday's game - Augustus on 9/24/13 at 12:05 pm|
Against Georgia Tech.
| Movie/TV Board|| Djimon Hounsou, Kurt Russell added to cast of Fast & Furious 7 - Augustus on 9/12/13 at 1:40 pm|
[quote]Djimon Hounsou is set to join the cast of Universal’s “Fast & Furious 7.”
The cast already includes Ronda Rousey, Kurt Russell and Jason Statham.
Most of the franchise’...
| More Sports Board|| Vanilla Ice to play at halftime of Texans-Titans this week - Augustus on 9/11/13 at 11:31 am|
[quote]Your day will now be defined by the time before and after you read this sentence:
Vanilla Ice will perform at halftime of Sunday’s Texans-Titans game at Reliant Stadium.
It was part of the plans the Texans have for the home opener.
Vanilla Ice – a stage name for the man...
| More Sports Board|| Suns to release Michael Beasley - Augustus on 9/3/13 at 2:24 pm|
[quote]Michael Beasley, the No. 2 overall pick in the 2008 draft, is on course to be a free agent by the end of this week, sources close to the process told ESPN.com.
The Phoenix Suns are planning to release Beasley in the wake of his recent arrest on suspicion of marijuana possession, sources to...
| Movie/TV Board|| Dumb and Dumber's Billy In 4C cast for sequel - Augustus on 9/3/13 at 1:00 pm|
Confirmed by the Farrelly Brothers on Twitter.
It's official! Billy in 4C (I just thought he was really quiet) is returning in #DumbTo! Played again by the highly underrated Brady Bluhm.
| Movie/TV Board|| James Spader to play Ultron in "Avengers 2" - Augustus on 8/29/13 at 10:49 am|
[quote]Avengers: Age of Ultron has its psycho robot.
James Spader has signed on to play the villain in writer-director Joss Whedon’s upcoming superhero sequel, Marvel announced today.
The film is set to open ...
| Movie/TV Board|| Dallas Buyers Club trailer (Starring a ridiculously skinny McConaughey) - Augustus on 8/28/13 at 12:07 pm|
McConaughey may actually garner an Oscar nod for this. Movie looks solid too.
[link=(http://youtu.be/ety5kOjlXoU)]Dallas Buyers Club trailer.[/link]...
| Movie/TV Board|| Universal trying to bring back Damon/Greengrass for "Bourne" sequel? - Augustus on 8/27/13 at 10:50 am|
Definitely a rumor at this point, but Twitchfilm wrote the following yesterday:
[quote]Is Jason Bourne making a comeback on the big screen? Universal is working hard to make it happen, with Twitch learning that the studio is in simultaneous negotiations with both Matt Damon and director Paul Gree...
| Movie/TV Board|| Warner Bros moving forward with "The Stand" movie adaptation - Augustus on 8/26/13 at 11:49 am|
Scott Cooper, writer/director of 2009's "Crazy Heart" with Jeff Bridges, has been signed on to write/direct this one. Just a single movie, not a series from what I can tell.
[quote]BREAKING: Warner Bros has set Scott Cooper to write and direct The Stand, the seminal post-apocalyptic Stephen King...
| Movie/TV Board|| 10 things we know about Robocop 2014 (Some spoilers) - Augustus on 8/26/13 at 9:27 am|
Total Film did a list called "10 Things We Learned At Comic-Con About Robocop" and there actually is a good bit of information in it. I didn't remember this being posted, although it's a month old, but if it's Germans, just disregard.
The list of 10:
[b]1. The film will mix tech with morals[/b]...
| Movie/TV Board|| The World's End opens this week, let's talk Shaun of the Dead and Hot Fuzz - Augustus on 8/20/13 at 3:15 pm|
Favorite scenes? Quotes? Which do you like better?
They are two of my favorite comedies, and I rewatch both of them every time I see them on TV. I loved Shaun immediately, Hot Fuzz had to grow on me during multiple viewings and now I actually prefer it.
| More Sports Board|| Grizzlies trying to acquire Fab Melo - Augustus on 8/15/13 at 10:28 am|
From Ronald Tillery of the Commercial Appeal.
Ronald Tillery ?@CAGrizBlog
Source: Griz working on small trade to get Celtics center Fab Melo for Donte Greene.
Melo had a hectic 2012-13 season, going back and forth from the Celtics to the D-League 8 times. :lol:
Still, he's a 7-footer who ...
| Movie/TV Board|| Orlando Bloom to be the next Batman? (Plus Idris Elba debate) - Augustus on 8/12/13 at 9:14 am|
[quote]According to the Daily Express, Orlando is the frontrunner to land the role of Batman, with fellow British actor Henry Cavill continuing in his role as Superman for the highly-ant...
| Movie/TV Board|| Stallone says Bruce Willis is "greedy and lazy" - Augustus on 8/7/13 at 8:38 am|
While tweeting about Harrison Ford taking Bruce Willis' place in Expendables 3.
[quote]The tweet also reveals that Bruce Willis won't be reprising his role as Church in the third film. Willis and Stallone apparently didn't part on good terms, as Sly slammed his former co-star (confirmed by Stallo...
| Movie/TV Board|| Netflix's next original series: "Derek" starring Ricky Gervais (trailer) - Augustus on 8/6/13 at 2:50 pm|
[quote]Ricky Gervais creates and stars in Derek, a comedy-drama about a loyal nursing home caretaker who sees only the good in his quirky coworkers as they struggle against prejudice and shrinking budgets ...