| New Orleans Saints Talk|| N/S Falcons are beefing up - Fun Bunch on 3/11/14 at 3:50 pm|
They have signed Tyson Jackson and Paul Solai for an apparent switch to a 3-4 and Jon Asamoah at Guard.
Looks like they are making some pretty solid moves to beef up their lines, where they had the most issues last year....
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Good players will still be available - Fun Bunch on 3/11/14 at 3:21 pm|
When the dust settles. There's always a frenzy, and then a few good players, for some reason, get left behind.
We'll be looking for those guys at bargain basement prices. We really don't have a choice. So...
Be patient. Its going to be a few days before we do much of anything....
| Fark Board|| Poster campaign by feminist - Fun Bunch on 3/10/14 at 4:08 pm|
| More Sports Board|| FA CB Alterraun Verner would take less money to go to a winner. Well, sort of... - Fun Bunch on 3/10/14 at 2:37 pm|
[quote]“I feel more compelled to go to a team that I think can win. I haven’t had that experience for the past four years in Tennessee,” Verner said. “Money is [priority] but it isn’t. I look at it differently. Some look at it tangibly. I look at it as more of a respect value. I would feel more obli...
| Food and Drink Board|| March Chopped Challenge: Tuna Steak, Jumbo Pasta Shells, Tangerine, Avocado, - Fun Bunch on 3/10/14 at 1:39 pm|
Ok the ingredients are:
JUMBO PASTA SHELLS
You must use all 4 ingredients in a cohesive dish in some way. You can use your pantry...you guys know the rules.
Submit your dish to firstname.lastname@example.org, fully formatted (pictures hosted and wrapped in img tags,...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Let the bargain shopping begin - Fun Bunch on 3/8/14 at 10:58 am|
Yes, this offseason has been a bloodbath, and that will continue. But it was needed, and we all know it.
One thing that Loomis and his scouts have done well at, is finding diamonds in the rough: UDFAs, FAs that are bargains that work out, etc. They've done really well with that.
Yes, we'll h...
| Food and Drink Board|| March Chopped Challenge 4th Ingredient Nominations (VOTING IS OPEN) - Fun Bunch on 3/7/14 at 9:27 am|
The first three ingredients selected in collaboration by our champion and host are:
JUMBO PASTA SHELLS
Now, we will nominate a 4th ingredient. Please nominate ONE ingredient to pair with these. A person can only nominate one. VOTING IS OPEN
I will shut down nominatio...
| Food and Drink Board|| Puerto Rico recs - Fun Bunch on 2/27/14 at 9:27 am|
Sitting in the Airport in ATL about to board flight to San Juan. Staying a few nights in Fajardo and a few nights in OSJ.
Just seeing if anyone has any personal experience with places they've liked. I've researched so I've got a good idea of the places we are going to eat at, but you never know ...
| Movie/TV Board|| Adam Driver to play villian in Star Wars: Episode 7 - Fun Bunch on 2/26/14 at 3:42 pm|
[quote]Adam Driver is ready to travel to a galaxy far, far, away.
Sources tell Variety that while no deal is done yet, the “Girls” actor is close to signing on to play the villain in J.J. Abrams’ “Star Wars: Episode VII.” Exact details are unknown, but the character is said to be in the vein of i...
| Pelicans Talk|| Jrue Holiday update. Brightside: Leg not yet amputated - Fun Bunch on 2/25/14 at 9:58 am|
[quote] Will Pizzano @WillPizzano
@Jim_Eichenhofer Has Jrue Holiday practiced in any capacity? His status is "indefinite" but does it seem like he is approaching a return?
Jim Eichenhofer @Jim_Eichenhofer
[b][u]He has not practiced. Asked yesterday, Monty said he's not c...
| Food and Drink Board|| Feb Chopped Challenge Results: Champion is: #8 Got Blaze! (Voting is Closed) - Fun Bunch on 2/24/14 at 3:05 pm|
The champion is: GOT BLAZE!!! He was Entry 8 with his Ribeye Box Sushi. Congrats, Blaze.
Please email me and we will collaborate on the next challenge, picking together the first 3 ingredients. (I may not respond at first, I'll be out of town a few days)
It will be a little late next month as ...
| More Sports Board|| Knicks interested in trading for...Jeremy Lin?? - Fun Bunch on 2/19/14 at 9:57 am|
[quote]Knicks Interested In Trading For Jeremy Lin
Feb 18, 2014 6:06 PM EST
The New York Knicks are interested in trading for Jeremy Lin.
The Knicks let Lin sign with the Houston Rockets in the 2012 offseason.
New York has been searching for trade possibilities at point guard.
| Pelicans Talk|| Pels willing to add salary; trying to move Gordon "all season"? - Fun Bunch on 2/17/14 at 8:04 pm|
[quote]The Pelicans have been trying to trade Eric Gordon all season, Deveney hears, which contradicts what Gordon says the team told him. New Orleans would be willing to add salary in a deal that sends Gordon away, Deveney notes. The Sporting News scribe also seconds an earlier report that the Peli...
| Pelicans Talk|| Rival GM: Pels making deadline move believed to be "a given". - Fun Bunch on 2/15/14 at 3:33 pm|
[quote]New Orleans making some kind of a move at the Feb. 20 trade deadline is believed to be a given, said one rival General Manager. [/quote]
Buried in Pierre trade article.
| Olympics Board|| Who is watching in Nola... - Fun Bunch on 2/13/14 at 7:57 pm|
And just saw that Breaux Mart Olympics commercial??
| Pelicans Talk|| Around the League Trade Deadline Rumor thread - Fun Bunch on 2/13/14 at 10:48 am|
(I thought maybe we could have a thread where we discuss rumors from around the league and how it affects us. Just a thought. I'll try to keep the OP updated)
[quote] Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine
One week away from trade deadline keep hearing execs say Suns/Bobcats are teams to watch. Since both ar...
| Food and Drink Board|| Feb Chopped Challenge (DEADLINE IS MONDAY the 24th...GET YOUR DISHES IN) - Fun Bunch on 2/12/14 at 2:38 pm|
Anyone can enter!!!
CANNED FRUIT COCKTAIL
You must create a single, cohesive dish with these 4 ingredients. You can also use any other ingredients to complete your dish, as long as all 4 are included.
Remember: all we are seeing is pi...
| Pelicans Talk|| Aminu is one of the biggest issues with this team - Fun Bunch on 2/12/14 at 10:31 am|
He is not a competent 3. Heck, I don't even like him as a backup. Maybe as a close to end of bench athlete/rebounder or swing 3/4.
They guy just adds virtually nothing. He can't shoot. All of the people bitching about Eric Gordon or Tyreke (including me bitching about him)...at least those guys s...
| Fark Board|| Creationist questions - Fun Bunch on 2/11/14 at 3:26 pm|
| Food and Drink Board|| February Chopped Challenge 4th ingredient VOTING CLOSED - Fun Bunch on 2/11/14 at 9:54 am|
So, without further ado, the 3 first ingredients are:
CANNED FRUIT COCKTAIL
We must now vote on the 4th ingredient.
VOTING IS OPEN.
Panko Bread Crumbs
| O-T Lounge|| Scientists find 800,000-year-old human footprints in UK - Fun Bunch on 2/7/14 at 3:33 pm|
[quote]Archaeologists announced Friday that they have discovered human footprints in England that are between 800,000 and 1 million years old — the most ancient found outside Africa, and the earliest evidence of human life in northern Europe.[/quote]
[quote]The researchers said the humans who lef...
| More Sports Board|| Tim Duncan is too old for enthusiasm - Fun Bunch on 2/4/14 at 2:51 pm|
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Alternative offseason model/team building: Defense Defense Defense - Fun Bunch on 2/3/14 at 9:16 am|
I've been on of the ones advocating for a restock of the offense that has been neglected for awhile. WRs, Offensive Line, etc.
But what if we go in a different direction?
Brees is entering the twilight of his career. He can still throw for 5000 yards...but should he? Or, should we switch philo...
| More Sports Board|| Was Earl Thomas just in Manning's face after the game? - Fun Bunch on 2/2/14 at 8:57 pm|
I guess they never stop. :lol:...
| Fark Board|| Anthony Davis Footlocker Kids commercial - Fun Bunch on 1/31/14 at 9:09 am|
Needs a GTFO tag. :lol:
Also full commercial here:
| Food and Drink Board|| January Chopped Challenge Results: And the Champion is...Darla!!! - Fun Bunch on 1/30/14 at 9:26 am|
DARLA is our champion! Congrats Darla! Entry #3 is the winning dish!
Voting is now closed.
Chicken Livers, Tequila, Goat Cheese, Chipotle Chilis
Rank your top 3 dishes (We give 3 votes to your 1 overall, 2 votes to your 2, and 1 vote to your #3).
We have 5 dishes, with a few newbies thi...
| Pelicans Talk|| Aminu/Ajinca/Steimsma - Fun Bunch on 1/29/14 at 7:12 pm|
Is is possible to have a worse starting 3 Offensively?...
| Pelicans Talk|| Anthony Davis has 27 blocks in the past 5 games. - Fun Bunch on 1/29/14 at 10:56 am|
More than 21 teams over their past 5.
[quote]NBA.com/Stats (@nbastats) tweeted at 10:01 AM on Wed, Jan 29, 2014:
Over his last 5gms, @PelicansNBA's @AntDavis23 has 27 blocks (5.4/gm). That's more than that of 21 teams over their respective last 5
Yeah yeah pelicans board and all...
| Pelicans Talk|| Pels 100 v Cavs 89 Game over: Cleveland Steimsma: AD 30/7/8 - Fun Bunch on 1/28/14 at 6:19 pm|
AD is a beast. ...
| More Sports Board|| Lebron has Durant's stats sent to his phone nightly - Fun Bunch on 1/22/14 at 10:23 am|