| Music Board|| Great first sentence in song lyrics - oompaw on 1/24/14 at 11:49 am|
And these are right off the top of my head.
[i]"He said I’ll love you ‘till I die."[/i]
[i]"It was the third of June, another sleepy, dusty Delta day."[/i]
[i]"Well, my daddy left home when I was three and he didn't leave much to ma and me, just this old guitar and an empty bottle of booze....
| Music Board|| 21 years ago today we lost a great man in gospel music...Thomas Dorsey - oompaw on 1/23/14 at 4:35 pm|
Thomas A. Dorsey (6/1/1899-1/23/1993)
His first gospel song-[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-2-twJpqjFY)]If You See My Savior[/link]
His most well known recorded by Elvis Presley on his only grammy winning album. [li...
| Music Board|| Some good music my son introduced me to...some may have been mentioned already - oompaw on 1/8/14 at 5:56 pm|
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N6cL2prvD64)]String Cheese Incident[/link]
He goes to lots of shows at Red Rocks outside of Denver. He's seen a...
| Movie/TV Board|| Actors/Actresses who turned down iconic roles... - oompaw on 12/30/13 at 4:44 pm|
I didn't feel like listing them off, so here's are three sites. [link=(http://stylecaster.com/actors-who-turned-down-roles/)]LINK[/link]
| Music Board|| A Salute to Gospel Music - Black Gospel & Southern Gospel... - oompaw on 12/30/13 at 3:55 pm|
Some of my favorites:
My favorite of all is the [b][i]Statesmen Quartet[/i][/b].
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UciPFZHkJHo)]Your First Day in Heaven[/link]
| Food and Drink Board|| This is what I'm having for supper!!! - oompaw on 12/26/13 at 6:03 pm|
Starting the beans in the hamstock
Peppers, onions & celery
| Tiger Rant|| After reading comments in the post about Miles' ranking in the SEC... - oompaw on 12/18/13 at 11:05 am|
and the comparisons between he & Spurrier, I thought of this question: "Which coach would you have at LSU while they were in their prime, Miles or Spurrier?
And if you chose Spurrier, would you choose him over Saban?...
| Movie/TV Board|| I'm a big fan of James Earl Jones, but... - oompaw on 12/18/13 at 10:57 am|
I'm really getting really tired of the Sprint commercials with him and the Clockwork Orange dude.
Thank goodness for DVRs and the ability to ff through commercials....
| Food and Drink Board|| I can't wait to go down to BR next weekend for graduation... - oompaw on 12/13/13 at 9:07 am|
My son is graduating with his Master's degree, but I admit I'm really excited because I get to stop on the way back home and pick up some cracklins. There's nowhere up here to get some except for Bergeron's and they don't match up with the ones I get in Opelousas.
| Music Board|| Can you recognize them before they were stars? - oompaw on 12/9/13 at 4:24 pm|
Only a prince...
From the boy in white to the...
Play that thing right...
| Music Board|| Mugshots of folks you should recognize... - oompaw on 12/9/13 at 4:01 pm|
| Music Board|| A salute to two great ones in music who died on this day... - oompaw on 12/6/13 at 7:48 pm|
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2doFJHXDwJ8)]Huddie "Lead Belly" Ledbetter[/link] [b]died on this day in 1949[/b]
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lnRS3A_iIYg)]Roy Orbison[/link] [b]died on this day in 1988[/b]...
| Music Board|| Right off the top of your head, what's your top three live albums? - oompaw on 12/6/13 at 1:36 pm|
1. Johnny Cash At Folsum Prison
2. Eagles Live
3. Allman Brothers At Fillmore East
| Food and Drink Board|| Temperature is dropping in NW LA...time for some soup. - oompaw on 12/5/13 at 1:23 pm|
I think I'm go with potato soup tonight...got everything I need....
| Music Board|| A salute to Sugar Chile Robinson - oompaw on 12/4/13 at 10:41 am|
And for you wanting to get into the spirit of Christmas:
| Movie/TV Board|| Older actors who played high school age students. - oompaw on 11/27/13 at 10:08 am|
Stockard Channing was 33 as Rizzo in Grease
Henry Winkler was 30 when he began as Fonzie on Happy Days
Olivia Newton John was 29 as Sandy in Grease
Alan Ruck was 29 as Cameron in Ferris Beuller
Sissy Spacek was 27 in Carrie in the horror flick.
Jennifer Grey was 27 as Baby in Dirty Dancing
| Music Board|| Might as well list albums of 1976...there were some good ones. - oompaw on 11/20/13 at 5:17 pm|
Eagles – Their Greatest Hits (1971-1975) This is the second-best selling album in music history, behind [i]Thriller[/i].
Eagles – Hotel California
Boston – Boston
Bob Seger – Night Moves
Peter Frampton – Frampton Comes Alive
Ramones – Ramones
Steve Miller Band – Fly Like An Eagle
KISS – Des...
| Music Board|| 1984: Another good year for Albums - oompaw on 11/19/13 at 3:59 pm|
Don Henley – Building the Perfect Beast
Huey Lewis and the News – Sports
Bruce Springsteen – Born in the USA
Prince – Purple Rain
Van Halen – 1984
| Tiger Rant|| LSU will defeat the Aggies in Tiger Stadium... - oompaw on 11/19/13 at 9:10 am|
| More Sports Board|| What a catch!!! - oompaw on 11/16/13 at 6:28 pm|
Auburn's pass for td should be the top highlight for the week!...
| Music Board|| This thread may be deleted now! - oompaw on 11/16/13 at 1:05 pm|
It's great that these artists were asked to record some of their great music and be honored for their influence on today's music.
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RUuzVcIVIlo)]Clint Howard & Fred Price[/link]
| More Sports Board|| I hope the Parkway Panthers win state. - oompaw on 11/7/13 at 7:01 am|
I have no connection to the school, but the coaches and players are getting screwed because of the inappropriate action taken by the principal. There could have been more appropriate punishment handed out.
| More Sports Board|| What NFL team has had better nicknames than the Raiders over the years? - oompaw on 11/3/13 at 4:42 pm|
Kenny Stabler – “Snake”
Jack Tatum – “The Assasin”
Ted Hedricks – “The Mad Stork”
Lester Hayes – “The Judge & “Lester the Molester”
Dave Casper – “Ghost”
George Blanda – “The Grand Old Man”
Willie Brown - "Old Man Willie"
George Atkinson - "The Hitman"
George Atkinson & Skip Thomas – “Dr...
| Music Board|| Who likes Rockabiily? - oompaw on 10/31/13 at 2:56 pm|
Here's some of the originals...some well known and some not so well known.
These 1st 4 were the million dollar quartet.
| More Sports Board|| Who will beat Haynesville this season? - oompaw on 10/5/13 at 8:24 am|
They defeated 4A Franklin Parish 21-13 last night.
They've outscored opponents 198-52.
| Movie/TV Board|| Who remembers the movie, Nadine... - oompaw on 12/18/12 at 2:47 pm|
with Jeff Bridges & Kim Basinger? I was channel surfing last night and stopped on it and watch the last 45 minutes or so. It's one of his best imo....
| More Sports Board|| Cue the duck trivia answer is John David Crow... - oompaw on 11/10/12 at 4:58 pm|
It's a cool fact that the best player to ever play at TA&M is from Louisiana...Springhill....
| Music Board|| Do any of you listen to this kind of music? (I don't know what it's called.) - oompaw on 11/8/12 at 7:59 pm|
[link=(http://soundcloud.com/bearmanderson/booty-doo-ft-zolo-bear)]Booty Doo Ft. Zolo[/link]
[link=(http://soundcloud.com/bearmanderson/funky-wiggle-blaster-koan)]Funky Wiggle Blaster[/link]
[link=(http://soundcloud.com/bearmandersonextras/eazy-e-hitting-switches-remix)]Eazy-E Hitting Switch...
| Food and Drink Board|| Went out this morning and picked some fresh greens... - oompaw on 11/6/12 at 2:06 pm|
I'm cooking them now and man they are smelling delicious...now all I need is a pone of corn bread and a big glass of milk....
| Music Board|| One Hit Wonder Favorites - oompaw on 11/2/12 at 9:21 pm|
Can't say they're my top ten, but are some good ones.
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=btPJPFnesV4)]Eye of the Tiger[/link]
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oc-P8oDuS0Q)]Come on Eileen[/link]
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c93aaCza_dY)]Sausolito Summer Nights[/link]