| O-T Lounge|| Quiznos files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection - Augustus on 3/14/14 at 3:06 pm|
[quote]Sandwich chain Quiznos filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Friday, after reaching a deal to cut its debt by more than $400 million, or about two-thirds.
Quiznos said it would continue operating while it works to implement a debt-restructuring plan and make operational improvements.
| O-T Lounge|| Some high quality literature for your Friday morning (NSFW language) - Augustus on 3/14/14 at 8:11 am|
Apologies if Germans, saw it on reddit this morning and realized I needed to find this novel.
De'nesha Diamond has, in fact, written the...
| Movie/TV Board|| The "Goosebumps" movie gets a release date - Augustus on 2/26/14 at 2:14 pm|
[quote]We’ve been sharing news with Daily Dead readers on the upcoming Goosebumps feature film and, with the main cast now set, Sony Pictures has announced an official release date.
Fans of the R.L. Stine horror series have a little bit of a wait, as Goosebumps won’t hit theaters until [b]March 2...
| O-T Lounge|| The newest "Ask Sheik" advice column in Maxim (Feb. 17) - Augustus on 2/18/14 at 4:16 pm|
[quote]Every week, we’re giving you the opportunity to ask the legend that is The Iron Sheik for his advice. Girl trouble? Job trouble? Someone attacking you with a steel chair trouble? He has answers for everything! Yo...
| O-T Lounge|| Rank em: Kendrick, Brie, Greene, Belle all in one pic - Augustus on 2/3/14 at 1:19 pm|
All looking fine.
[link=(http://i.imgur.com/MGZpnjv.jpg)]Higher quality version of same pic.[/link]
From left: Anna Kendrick, Alison Brie, Ashley Greene, and Camilla Belle.
How do you rank them? Ca...
| O-T Lounge|| Pics of Katy Perry in February GQ - Augustus on 1/21/14 at 9:37 am|
| O-T Lounge|| $50,000 RoboCop statue going up in Detroit - Augustus on 1/20/14 at 6:02 pm|
Currently entering its second phase of development. Money was raised entirely on Kickstarter.
| More Sports Board|| Specialist shocked by number of UNC athletes who struggle to read - Augustus on 1/8/14 at 7:28 am|
[quote]Willingham's job was to help athletes who weren't quite ready academically for the work required at UNC at Chapel Hill, one of the country's top public universities.
But she was shocked that one couldn't read. And then she found he was not an anomaly.
Soon, she'd meet a student-athlete ...
| More Sports Board|| NFL to add 1 wild card team to each conference? (Dan Patrick report) - Augustus on 1/6/14 at 8:49 am|
Andrew Perloff @andrewperloff
Dan Patrick says he's been told that the NFL will add a wild card team in both conferences.
On his national radio show, Dan Patrick has said the NFL will add an additional wildcard in each league for the 2014-15 season.
| Movie/TV Board|| "Draft Day" first trailer (Kevin Costner as Cleveland Browns GM) - Augustus on 12/26/13 at 12:44 pm|
[link=(http://youtu.be/xBmatvqy6Dg)]Denis Leary as the coach.[/link]
Looks solid - glad they got to use the real teams and not generic garbage....
| More Sports Board|| Chad Ford: Early numbers show 2013 draft class worst in decades - Augustus on 12/26/13 at 7:37 am|
[quote]And the general view on this 2013 NBA draft class is that last spring's predictions were spot-on: it truly is one of the worst in years.
That goes for much-maligned No. 1 pick Anthony Bennett, too, as the Cavaliers forward has struggled to find a way to score points while shooting 28 perce...
| More Sports Board|| Charlotte Hornets unveil new logos - Augustus on 12/21/13 at 8:05 pm|
Primary logo is top right, alternate is bottom left.
| Movie/TV Board|| Forbes' top grossing actor of 2013 is.... - Augustus on 12/16/13 at 12:26 pm|
[quote]Iron Man 3 is the highest-grossing movie of 2013 so far with $1.2 billion. But that’s not enough to put its star, Robert Downey Jr., on top of our list of the top-grossing actors. Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson beat him ...
| O-T Lounge|| Hayden Panettiere pics from recent charity event - Augustus on 12/10/13 at 1:10 pm|
I know she has fans on the OT...apologizes if these have already been posted. Did a search and found nothing.
| More Sports Board|| Media personalities imitate Dickie V for his 35th anniversary at ESPN - Augustus on 12/10/13 at 9:36 am|
I know most people on here don't like him, but this is a pretty cool video. ESPN personalities from all sports imitate him and share stories about their experiences with him.
| Coaching Changes|| Wake Forest hires Bowling Green's Dave Clawson - Augustus on 12/9/13 at 9:29 pm|
Wake Forest hires Bowling Green's Dave Clawson to be next head coach
Deacons Illustrated ?@WakeRivals
Just confirmed w/ a source close to #WFU that Dave Clawson from #BGSU has been hired to be the #Deacs next head football coach.
Don't know much about him other than...
| 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...