| Tiger Rant|| Apparent Shift in Tiger Stadium Expansion Design - johnfredlsu on 1/19/14 at 8:18 am|
I'm wondering if anyone on here has any knowledge of what appears to be a shift in the design of the end zone expansion of the stadium, specifically with regard to the placement of the arches.
Here's one rendering (posted April 2012): [link=(http://cfbsection.com/7831/pictures-of-lsus-planned-sou...
| Tiger Rant|| Photos of New Parking Garage and Bookstore Exterior - johnfredlsu on 1/17/13 at 5:31 pm|
I've seen pics online of the [link=(http://www.lsureveille.com/news/article_e10b3932-1ccf-11e2-bb98-0019bb30f31a.html?mode=image)]new bookstore interior[/link] and [link=(https://sites01.lsu.edu/wp/parking/files/2013/01/LSU-Parking-Garage-photo-web1.jpg)]one pic of the exterior of the new parking ga...
| Conference Expansion|| Golden Girls at Mizzou - johnfredlsu on 11/6/11 at 6:10 pm|
Damn. Not only do they have the same mascot, but they have a dance team with the same name...
[link=(http://www.columbiamissourian.com/stories/2011/10/21/new-facility-provides-everything-missouri-gymnasts-and-golden-girls/)]New facility for MU gymnastics, golden girls[/link]
| Tiger Rant|| Les Miles is a classy coach: Photo says it all - johnfredlsu on 10/1/11 at 5:08 pm|
Les Miles knows how to coach this team. This picture is worth 1000 words.
All of the "fans" ...Nevermind. Plenty has already been said about the boo birds. I have nothing to add....
| Tiger Rant|| Gymnastics Practice Facility - johnfredlsu on 7/7/11 at 10:52 pm|
Saw this today on the TAF website: [link=(http://www.lsutaf.org/projects/48/)]Gymnastics Practice Facility[/link]
I'm glad we're doing something. Maybe we're making room for the track team in the indoor track facility by moving gymnastics? I'm just wondering where this facility will go. Does anyo...
| Tiger Rant|| "Sportsmanship outlasts any game clock" --SEC commercial - johnfredlsu on 9/2/10 at 8:28 pm|
Was watching SC and SoMiss and saw an SEC commercial. Ended with the phrase "sportsmanship outlasts any game clock." Does anybody think this was a dig at Les?...
| Conference Expansion|| why so little from ESPN? - johnfredlsu on 6/13/10 at 8:59 pm|
and why is that the headlines that stay on ESPN's college football and college sports pages emphasize "Sources: SEC covets Texas, OU for expansion" but cover up the fact that the major catalysts have been Texas, Pac10, and Big10 with this boring headline: "Oklahoma, Pac-10 officials meet; Texas next...
| Conference Expansion|| A Myth that Could Hurt the SEC in Expansion - johnfredlsu on 6/12/10 at 6:00 pm|
I know this is a day old now, but I did a search and didn't find this article posted anywhere else. Definitely the best read to date regarding expansion.
[quote]When you read the views of outsiders, you start to realize just how the SEC is seen by the outside world.
In the past couple of day...
| Conference Expansion|| kansas and missouri - johnfredlsu on 6/12/10 at 12:12 am|
assuming that the sec does expand with aTm, what are your thoughts about adding kansas and/or missouri? is it possible? every article i read says that kansas will be left out and that the big ten isn't expanding beyond nebraska for another year or so. so, why not add these schools and expand the mar...
| Tiger Rant|| Gymnastics/Volleyball Practice Facility - johnfredlsu on 2/13/10 at 10:54 am|
I was looking through the gymnastics [link=(http://www.lsusports.net/ViewArticle.dbml?SPSID=27855&SPID=2171&DB_LANG=C&DB_OEM_ID=5200&ATCLID=1366480)]media guide[/link], and on the very first page inside the cover is a rendering of a new gymnastics/volleyball practice facility. You can see the media ...
| Tiger Rant|| ETA - johnfredlsu on 10/6/09 at 8:23 pm|
i thought ETA meant "estimated time of arrival"......
| Tiger Rant|| LSU Union Renovation - johnfredlsu on 7/13/09 at 4:40 pm|
If you're keeping up with the Union renovation (or if you haven't been and you're interested), you can check out a [link=(http://unionweb.lsu.edu/htmls/renovations_pages/renovation_main.html)]photo gallery of ongoing construction[/link].
The most recent pics are here: [link=(http://unionweb.lsu.e...
| Political Talk|| New State Bird Needed - johnfredlsu on 6/2/09 at 7:41 pm|
This legislative season, I humbly implore that state leaders no longer ignore one of the most glaring problems facing the state: the pelican on the Louisiana state flag should immediately be replaced by a bird that better represents the state’s ideals and aspirations.
As Governor Jindal’s leaders...
| Tiger Rant|| Ensure SEC Domination, Help Out Public Schools - johnfredlsu on 8/27/08 at 4:36 pm|
As I read Mandell's Mailbag today, I came across a reference to a conference showdown that deals with donating funds to public schools through a program called Donors Choose. You can find out information here: [link=(http://www.donorschoose.org/donors/leadershipboard.html?category=30&utm_source=Sou...