| Movie/TV Board|| My next binge: Stargate SG-1 - ZZTIGERS on 8/11/15 at 12:37 am|
I've chosen this series for my next TV show binge. Before I move forward, I wanted to get the board's thoughts. Is it worth the watch? There's 213 episodes, so there's defining a lot of time to be invested. How does it compare in quality to Battlestar Galatica? Thanks :cheers:...View Topic - Replies (10)
| Movie/TV Board|| IYO, is Falling Skies worth a watch? - ZZTIGERS on 6/21/15 at 8:40 pm|
I'm not expecting it to be on the level of [i]Lost, Fringe or Battlestar Galactica[/i], as far as Sci Fi/Fantasy TV shows, but will it at least be engaging enough to stick with until the end? I know the last 10 episodes will start airing June 28th, so I plan a to watch from start to finish. Thank...View Topic - Replies (2)
| More Sports|| Is Ted Williams 84 game on base streak more impressive than DiMaggio's 56... - ZZTIGERS on 5/25/15 at 8:57 pm|
game hitting streak? It should be noted that DiMaggio did reach base safely in 74 straight games, he drew a walk in game 57, then hit in 16 straight games. Williams longest hitting streak for his career was 23 games....
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| 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...
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| 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. :geauxtigers:...
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| 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...
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| 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...
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| 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....View Topic - Replies (4)
| 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 ...View Topic - Replies (5)
| 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. [/b] The cops didn't notice at first, but c...View Topic - Replies (3)
| 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...View Topic - Replies (11)
| 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...View Topic - Replies (6)
| 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? :cheers:...View Topic - Replies (1)
| 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...View Topic - Replies (10)
| 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...View Topic - Replies (5)
| 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?...View Topic - Replies (17)
| 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? [link=(http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0485947/?mode=desktop&ref_=m_ft_dsk)]Mr Nobody[/link]...View Topic - Replies (1)
| 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...View Topic - Replies (11)
| LSU Recruiting|| 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? :cheers:...
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| 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...View Topic - Replies (20)