| Music Board|| What happened to B.B.King's band.? - TupeloTiger on 12/9/15 at 11:30 am|
I wonder what happened tp BB King's band after he died? The guitar player and organ player were from Baton Rouge and I remember them from 25 years ago. When Elvis died, his band went to a Las Vegas show and another famous singer. Anyone know? Thanks....
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| Political Talk|| 40 new Mexican children in school last week - TupeloTiger on 8/18/15 at 10:09 pm|
I saw my school board member and county supervisor this afternoon. They were telling me about school starting last week and they had to deal with 40 new Mexican/Hispanic children that are illegal and are here in Ms. and can not speak English, can't do math, can't make sentence structure or grammar....View Topic - Replies (12)
| Political Talk|| We tried to help Baltimore type problems in the 80's. - TupeloTiger on 5/2/15 at 4:10 pm|
Back in the 80's, a group of Black leaders came to us and asked for help with A/A school drop-outs, lack of graduation, no jobs, and crime/violence. Everything we tried to do for them was opposed by the Teachers Union[Association]. Example, they wanted to increase Graduation rates by stopping 15 and...View Topic - Replies (9)
| Music Board|| Did Jerry Count Jackson/Lacroix pass away lately? - TupeloTiger on 4/24/15 at 6:25 pm|
I moved out of La. and get no current music news. Did the old Boogie Kings singer die recently? I heard he did just today. Saw him a lot in the 70's in Monroe and Baton Rouge. Loved him in his various Bands....
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| Political Talk|| Measles came in with Mexican illegal immigrants - TupeloTiger on 2/4/15 at 6:30 pm|
My wife is an RN at the hospital here. She works in surgery and the Emergency Room. Mexicans with no insurance or money to pay are coming to the emergency room with measles. They have other diseases too, one had aids. Obama's open border policy is the cause of the new measles epidemic. These peopl...View Topic - Replies (27)
| LSU Recruiting|| LSU recruits at OM and State this weekend - TupeloTiger on 1/23/15 at 7:26 pm|
The morning paper in Tupelo,Ms today tells about LSU recruits that are at Ms. schools this weekend. The linebacker Leo Lewis from Brookhaven,Ms is at Ole Miss. CeCe Jefferson, five star DE from Florida, who this rant talked about yesterday, and DeMarkus Lodge of Texas are at Ole Miss. It's CeCe's ...
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| Political Talk|| Gasoline Tax is mis-used and abused. - TupeloTiger on 1/10/15 at 10:48 am|
We do not need another gasoline tax, we need to spend the one we have 100% on roads and bridges,not other Transportation uses for Dem.'s and Liberal causes. The gas tas starts out for roads,then after 1 or 2 years,it is moved to Dem. projects like inner city sidewalk grants, high speed railroads li...View Topic - Replies (3)
| Political Talk|| Example of Democratic ground game - TupeloTiger on 11/4/14 at 5:29 pm|
My elderly mother just called me at 4:00 from her Senior Citizens Center/Assisted Living facility in La.. An AA teacher came to her door today and asked if she needed a ride to the polls to vote Democrat for Landrieu. She said no. He then asked her if she would vote absentee right now so he could t...View Topic - Replies (12)
| Political Talk|| Shenseki's replacement suggestions???? - TupeloTiger on 5/30/14 at 2:38 pm|
My choices are Hillary Clinton 1st. Others Col. Alan West, one of the Simpson-Bowles team, or Dr. Ben Carson....View Topic - Replies (9)
| Political Talk|| My experience with Executive Orders - TupeloTiger on 2/17/14 at 5:52 pm|
I served as a Senator for 8 years under Reagan and witnessed a Presidential Executive Order. What we are seeing Obama do is NOT what it was intended to do and is unconstitutional. When we had a bad flood in North La.in '83 and the Federal highways between Bastrop and Monroe and Monroe going towards...View Topic - Replies (11)
| Political Talk|| Debt ceiling fight can be stopped - TupeloTiger on 10/17/13 at 3:45 pm|
The way we did the Budget in La. needs to be copied in DC. When the fiscal year ended in Dec. or Jan., we did not wait until the end of the year for a deadline, over the cliff crisis. We did next years budget in advance, as required by law. We did the budget in June/July. Our deadline was July 31st...View Topic - Replies (0)
| Political Talk|| Shepard Smith had surgery? - TupeloTiger on 10/1/13 at 6:08 pm|
I really don't like his show and lifestyle, BUT, he grew up about 20 miles north of my wife's hometown and she kind of keeps up with him on FOX. He has been off TV for 2 weeks or more with surgery. Does anybody know. We see him every two years when LSU plays at OM. Smith is a Ole Miss grad and fan....View Topic - Replies (11)
| Tiger Rant|| New Ole Miss parking rules for visitors - TupeloTiger on 8/12/13 at 8:32 am|
Today's Tupelo paper reveals new Ole Miss campus parking rules that change LSU visitor's parking. New Rule-no parking on the sidewalks on campus or it could be towed off. Shuttle service[for $5] will be provided. All public type buildings in and closer to Oxford will become parking areas, with a sh...
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| Political Talk|| Just saw Food Stamp fraud - TupeloTiger on 3/11/13 at 1:54 pm|
I just saw food stamp fraud at the local grocery store, today Monday. I saw and heard 3 women shopping in front of me, I then checked out with my 6 or 7 items on special and walked to the Exit lobby. I saw and heard one woman give $60.00 cash for $111.00 worth of groceries bought with a food stamps...View Topic - Replies (10)
| Political Talk|| Let's plug Dem. and GOP loopholes Speaker Boehner - TupeloTiger on 3/2/13 at 6:58 pm|
The first thing I'll say is that the GOP is NOT protecting tax loopholes for the rich and connected. They don't even talk about it, think about it, don't even know how. It's all made up campaign retoric and it's all Liberal B.S. from Obama's Leftist thinking from Sol Alinsky. So, lets combine the y...View Topic - Replies (2)
| Political Talk|| Union leader Trumpka's lies used by Obama - TupeloTiger on 2/16/13 at 2:15 pm|
I heard on CNN Sat. morning the coverage Of Union leader Trumpka's speach at a ralley against Sequestrtion cuts. What he said was the same as what Obama has been saying for months. Does the Unions Trumpka have that much influence over the Pres. of the U.S.? That's scary. He said the Republicans ar...View Topic - Replies (3)
| LSU Recruiting|| Not optimistic about Nkemdiche - TupeloTiger on 1/18/13 at 9:45 pm|
I was in a grocery store late this afternoon and a young guy was all dressed in Ole Miss garb from head to toe, really too much. I had an LSU sweatshirt and belt on. I asked him if he went to OM. He said yes and he was an equipment manager for the team. I said, Well you must know where Nkemdiche is ...
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| Political Talk|| What Romney was planning to do. - TupeloTiger on 12/29/12 at 2:37 pm|
This "cliff" talk and inaction of Reid and Obama to lead is disgusting. I happen to know what the Romney campaign staff was planning to do if we had won. They were planning to balance the budget in a two year period to creat job growth like Reagan did[also John Kennedy in the 60's]. The plan was to...View Topic - Replies (8)
| Political Talk|| Food Stamp abuse 2012 - TupeloTiger on 12/6/12 at 3:11 pm|
I know I'll get slammed and attacked on here when I bring this up,but, I've to reveal it to anyone who cares. I know this is an LSU board,but,here goes. I just went to Wal-Mart shopping. I walked up to check-out and 5 young women with small children were in line ahead of me. They had all kinds of ex...View Topic - Replies (14)
| Tiger Rant|| Wisconsin coach hired at Arkansas - TupeloTiger on 12/4/12 at 4:18 pm|
I guess everyone heard by now. The Wisconsin coach was hired by Arkansas. I heard this at 3:50 on ESPN radio driving home just now, Tuesday. Wisconsin has been good in recent years with a good QB. Not the Big Name coach I was expecting, might be good for LSU. ...
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