| Political Talk|| Question for supporters of the death penalty - ZZTIGERS on 12/19/14 at 6:54 pm|
Non-supporters chime in as well, although it's likely a moot point, since you oppose the death penalty in all cases I assume.
Here's the question: Would you support the death penalty for crimes like the one Bernie Madoff perpetuated for 2 decades?
I just finished reading [i]No One Would Liste...
| Tiger Rant|| When Fournette & Adams are JRs, will LSU have the best OFF & DEF players - ZZTIGERS on 10/25/14 at 11:33 pm|
in the country?
What these 2 guys are doing as true freshman in the SEC, is unreal. The future is bright.
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Fantasy Basketball advice: Steven Adams OKC (C) - ZZTIGERS on 10/24/14 at 7:30 pm|
Looking for some insight from the fantasy basketball gurus or Thunder fans.
I drafted in a 20 team league today, and picked up Steven Adams with the 191st pick. From what I've read, he looks to be the starting C this year for the Thunder over Perkins who's clearly in decline. My question is, doe...
| Political Talk|| Can we all agree that looting as a form of protest is absolutely insane? - ZZTIGERS on 8/16/14 at 8:04 pm|
Seriously, how fricking stupid is looting? Do the looters really think this is the most appropriate way to send their message?
Especially, in the current case. Looting private businesses for something that involved a public employee. I think they just want free shite.
Can we all, liberal, conse...
| Movie/TV Board|| Anyone started The Killing Season 4 yet? - ZZTIGERS on 8/1/14 at 3:59 pm|
Available today on Netflix. I'm pretty pumped to see how the events at the end of season 3 are wrapped up, and curious to see how they conclude the series....
| O-T Lounge|| Drunk man run over by own truck during road rage incident - ZZTIGERS on 7/24/14 at 11:41 pm|
Seems like a pretty smart guy...
[quote]GAINESVILLE, Fla., July 24 (UPI) --A Florida man had to be taken to the hospital after he was run over by his own truck during an alleged, alcohol-fueled road rage incident.
According to the Gainesville Police Department, Joseph Carl had been drinking and ...
| O-T Lounge|| Woman slips out of handcuffs, steals weed from cop, then eats it *Video in Link* - ZZTIGERS on 6/25/14 at 10:25 pm|
[quote][b]Tavish Smith cannot be stopped. After Florida Highway Patrol officers pulled her over for drunk driving and found weed in her car, she slipped out of her handcuffs, got her pot back, and ate it — all while sitting in back of the police cruiser.
The cops didn't notice at first, but c...
| O-T Lounge|| Teacher Pulls Knife On Students, Demands Ride to Jack in the Box - ZZTIGERS on 6/9/14 at 11:31 pm|
[quote]NBC News 4 reports that a Los Angeles teacher allegedly drunkenly pulled a knife on students in their car Saturday night and demanded they take him to the fast food chain Jack in the Box. The teacher, 34-year-old Edward Maust, was charged with kidnapping, false imprisonment, and criminal thre...
| O-T Lounge|| Where's the best place to hide 40 bags of heroin? ANSWER: Belly Button - ZZTIGERS on 6/7/14 at 11:36 am|
[quote]GREENVILLE, N.C. (CBS Charlotte) — A 315-pound man is accused of hiding dozens of bags of heroin in his belly button.
Greenville police arrested Randall Streeter following a traffic stop on May 29 and discovered 150 bags of heroin in his car and $1,200. WNCT-TV reports that police then fou...
| Movie/TV Board|| Movie/TV Board's opinion-I'm considering watching The Pretender(1996). - ZZTIGERS on 5/29/14 at 8:55 pm|
What are y'all's thoughts on this show? I've watched Lost, Battlestar Galactica & Fringe, and want to keep the Sci-Fi theme going. I'm also a big fan of serialized TV, is [i]The Pretender[/i] serialized, or more stand alone?
| O-T Lounge|| Has anyone on the OT read "Think Like a Freak" by Levitt & Dubner? - ZZTIGERS on 5/21/14 at 4:31 pm|
It's a follow up to their other best sellers "Freakonomics" & "Superfreakonomics". I finished it over the weekend, thought it was good, but wouldn't quite put it on the level of the other two.
I'm moving on to some of the Malcolm Gladwell & Nassim Taleb books I haven't read as of now. Particularl...
| O-T Lounge|| EU orders Internet search services remove info deemed 'inadequate, irrelevant' - ZZTIGERS on 5/15/14 at 9:49 pm|
Thought this would be of interest to the OT. Apparently, Google has already been swamped with takedown requests. If this hits America, anyone plan on taking advantage of this? Which OTer will be the first?
[quote]Google Inc is already getting requests to remove objectionable personal informatio...
| O-T Lounge|| How would you rank these 3 comedians? CK, Burr & Aziz. - ZZTIGERS on 3/26/14 at 3:39 pm|
I really enjoy all 3. For me, it's a 2 way tie for 1st, with Louis CK & Bill Burr, with Aziz Ansari 3rd.
How's your list look? Also, who are some comedians that are similar to these 3?...
| Movie/TV Board|| Opinions on Mr Nobody(2009) - ZZTIGERS on 3/2/14 at 7:05 pm|
Came across this movie on iTunes, and it piqued my interest. It's of the Sci-Fi genre, and looks to have pretty solid reviews from critics and viewers.
Has anyone here seen it? Thoughts?
| Movie/TV Board|| Is Heroes really that horrible after Season 1? - ZZTIGERS on 2/26/14 at 11:20 pm|
I've read time and again on here that after Season 1, Heroes basically turns into the Gigli of TV series. Is it really that bad? I want to start watching, but don't want to quit in the middle of the series. I'm a a huge fan of serialized, Sci-Fi TV, so this show really appeals to me.
So, is it wo...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| Which recruit from past to present has best kept his decision a secret? - ZZTIGERS on 2/3/14 at 4:36 pm|
Reading about Adoree Jackson, and it seems he still has everyone guessing. Maybe the coaches know, but everyone else seems to be guessing. Who else, past or present, had everyone playing the guessing game until the end?
| Movie/TV Board|| DELETE - ZZTIGERS on 2/1/14 at 8:18 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| Little league coach suing his 14 y/o player for $600K after errant helmet toss - ZZTIGERS on 1/16/14 at 1:09 am|
Been a while since I've started one of these odd news stories' thread, but this one was too interesting to pass up.
[quote]Apparently discord between a coach and player isn’t the exclusive province of the New York Knicks. KCRA NBC 3 News is reporting on California resident Alan Beck who is taking...
| Tiger Rant|| Does LSU have the best backfield going into 2014? - ZZTIGERS on 1/8/14 at 2:23 pm|
And of course [b]Fournette[/b].
Trying not to be a homer, but which team will be as good or even better in the backfield than us?
| SEC Recruiting|| Who do you believe to be the "dirtiest" program when it comes to recruiting? - ZZTIGERS on 1/3/14 at 8:08 pm|
I'm not limiting this question to just the SEC, but all of CFB(I know this is the SEC Recruiting Board, but I'd like to include all of the NCAA).
I'm talking about straight up paying players, hooking them up with "jobs", providing "benefits" to family, etc...
I'm sure this will turn into a fla...