| Political Talk|| Nation's Most Miserable States - Zamoro10 on 3/11/14 at 8:52 am|
[quote]The Gallup-Healthways survey asked 176,000 respondents a large range of questions. There were several ind...
| Olympics Board|| Our female hockey team... - Zamoro10 on 2/24/14 at 12:08 am|
Why is it the polar opposite of our female soccer team?
One is time and time again - clutch in the big moments and at the end of games...
And the other is time and time again...shits the bed in big games.
And why does the female hockey team get so much love (after these Olympics) con...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| USC waiting on Adoree Jackson's LOI - Zamoro10 on 2/5/14 at 6:36 pm|
"Juju Smith’s letter of intent arrived at USC but there is still no word on Adoree Jackson.
Steve Sarkisian on Adoree Jackson’s letter of intent: “That has not come in yet. We are anticipating it.”
UPDATED: Sarkisian said he believes the situation will “be favorable for the Trojans.”
| More Sports Board|| Super Bowl participants - Zamoro10 on 2/3/14 at 1:20 pm|
Texas ... 11
Georgia ... 8
New Jersey... 4
SEC … 21
Pac-12 … 17
ACC … 12
Big 12 … 12
Big Ten … 11
FCS ... 10
Mountain West … 10
| More Sports Board|| NBA: Players who made the greatest immediate impact - Zamoro10 on 1/25/14 at 4:07 am|
Only players in NBA history to dominate immediately.
win Rookie of the Year award and NBA All-First Team.
All-NBA first team
Michael Jordan - 3rd year in the league
| Music Board|| Anyone heard Skynyrd in French? - Zamoro10 on 11/14/13 at 12:35 pm|
Old Johnny Hallyday - the French Elvis Presley.
Cartes Postales d'Alabama - [link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DfJQYgOZ_gE)]LINK[/link]...
| Movie/TV Board|| Best crime thriller in years... - Zamoro10 on 11/10/13 at 10:20 am|
Is [b]Montage[/b] (2013) "Mong-ta-joo" - Korean...check it out but don't read too much about it or all the surprises will be ruined.
| More Sports Board|| What would Ohio State be in other conferences? - Zamoro10 on 10/1/13 at 7:52 pm|
[quote][b]ACC No. 2[/b] - I'll grant a split against Florida State and Clemson, but not both. The Seminoles are more athletic, but that run defense scares me after the Boston College game. If Joel Stave could light up the Ohio State secondary like a Christmas tree, what would Tajh Boyd do?[/quote]
| More Sports Board|| Tennessee vs. Oregon - Zamoro10 on 9/10/13 at 11:17 am|
Line has moved to -28 Oregon.
I can't remember the last time an SEC team was a 28 point dog. Oh how the mighty have fallen.
Who is playing this game? ...
| More Sports Board|| Stanford #1? - Zamoro10 on 8/28/13 at 8:44 pm|
[quote]Last season, Stanford won the Rose Bowl for the first time in 41 years.
It might seem like sacrilege to compare Stanford to Alab...
| More Sports Board|| Kiffin - earning his salary - Zamoro10 on 8/26/13 at 1:56 am|
| More Sports Board|| Top 5 Colleges for Tailgating - Zamoro10 on 8/23/13 at 1:16 pm|
per yahoo - http://shine.yahoo.com/shine-food/countdown-kickoff-top-5-colleges-tailgating-164700534.html
5. Ole Miss
2. University of Southern California
| More Sports Board|| Top 10 CFB tickets - Notre Dame #1 - Zamoro10 on 8/22/13 at 3:24 pm|
Notre Dame ($294)
Ohio State ($246)
Texas A&M ($204)
| More Sports Board|| Nine for IX - Katerina Witt - Zamoro10 on 8/6/13 at 10:19 am|
...ESPN is showing a doc tonight on Katerina Witt (will watch b/c of her) called "the Diplomat" -
But what the hell does Olympic figure skating from the old Eastern bloc have to do with Title IX in the US?
What the hell does Olympic figure skating at all have to do with title IX? Figure skat...
| More Sports Board|| SEC spends 12X more on their athletes than their students - Zamoro10 on 7/25/13 at 11:17 pm|
SEC - $163
Big 12 - $131
Big 10 - $116
ACC - $103
Pac 12 - $102
Big East - 102
Big 10 - $19
Big East - $17
ACC - $15
Pac 12 - $14
Big 12 - #13.9
SEC - $13.3
That about sums it up.
| More Sports Board|| College Football's best teams to watch - Zamoro10 on 7/11/13 at 1:53 pm|
5. Oklahoma State
[b]Projected 2013 top 10[/b]
2. Texas A&M...
| More Sports Board|| Greatest Moment in Baseball History - Zamoro10 on 6/9/13 at 7:24 pm|
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zDRSDlsPcKQ)]The Natural Gibson[/link]
:bow: '88 Dodgers...
| Movie/TV Board|| Silver Tongues - wow - Zamoro10 on 5/12/13 at 12:06 pm|
...just go watch it ASAP as your next movie. Don't read about it...
It will take you about 2 minutes to be hooked and they didn't use Robots or explosions.
On Netflix Instant....
| Movie/TV Board|| Surprising little gem recommended - Zamoro10 on 4/17/13 at 11:24 am|
Normally...I wouldn't watch this - assuming this type of genre film has been done to death and I'd find the main character as annoying as the kid in Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close. He's not at all - you actually find everyone else around him annoying. Clever choice of style to push your atten...
| Movie/TV Board|| To the Wonder - Malick - Zamoro10 on 4/9/13 at 11:37 am|
Getting panned at RT.
"...an incoherent exercise in directorial egotism."
"Insufferable in almost every way."
"The characters have little substance or development. The dialogue is minimal and deliberately semi-audible."
"The fact that there is very little in the way of plot and dialogu...
| Movie/TV Board|| 10 Films Ebert really loved - Zamoro10 on 4/5/13 at 1:22 pm|
His last ballot for the critics Greatest Films Poll of Sight and Sound:
2001: A Space Odyssey
Aguirre, the Wrath of God
La Dolce Vita
The Tree of Life
But he always submitted it with a caveat to his readers:
| More Sports Board|| Unranked sleepers for the Dance - Zamoro10 on 3/3/13 at 9:17 am|
Is UCLA the biggest unranked sleeper, with the actual talent and potential to win it all?
What teams outside the Top 25 have the talent to win it all?
Shades of UConn, George Mason, Villanova or Kansas in 1988.
| More Sports Board|| Greatest AP "Wire-to-Wire" Champion? - Zamoro10 on 2/9/13 at 12:31 pm|
2004 USC (13-0)
1999 FSU (12-0)
1972 USC (12-0)
1945 Army (9-0)
1943 Notre Dame (9-1)
1992 Duke (34-2)
1976 Indiana (32-0)
1973 UCLA (30-0)
1972 UCLA (30-0)
1967 UCLA (30-0)
1956 San Francisco (29-0)
| More Sports Board|| NFL Playoff Expansion - Zamoro10 on 12/12/12 at 5:51 pm|
Goodell looking at 16 teams....
| More Sports Board|| Pac 12 Awards - Zamoro10 on 11/27/12 at 9:16 pm|
Offensive Player of the Year: Marqise Lee, WR, USC.
Pat Tillman Defensive Player of the Year: Will Sutton, DE, Arizona State.
Freshman Offensive Player of the Year: Marcus Mariota, QB, Oregon.
Freshman Defensive Player of the Year: Leonard Williams, DE, USC.
Coach of the Y...
| More Sports Board|| ESPN to Televise CFB "playoff" - Zamoro10 on 11/21/12 at 2:42 pm|
ESPN will be the television home for the college football playoff that begins after the 2014 season, thanks to a 12-year deal announced on Wednesday.
The deal covers the national championship game and semifinals as well as bowl games that will be part of the semifinal hosting rotation in years th...
| More Sports Board|| Tedford gone - Zamoro10 on 11/20/12 at 6:43 pm|
Cal fired him.
| More Sports Board|| Ohio State - computer rankings - Zamoro10 on 11/20/12 at 8:38 am|
Under the old BCS computer rankings - using scoring margin....
Ohio State is ranked #25
Sagarin rankings -
In current BCS - only winning and losing matters; the score margin is of no consequence, which makes it very "politically correct".
However it is less accurate in its predictions...
| More Sports Board|| Kenjon Barner - Zamoro10 on 11/5/12 at 12:52 pm|
1,295 yards for the season, already sixth in UO history with five probable remaining games.
"In the fourth quarter, as the Ducks were grinding out the clock to hang on to a 62-51 victory, Barner had 12 carries. Which is remarkable because, in the previous eight games of the season, he had...
| More Sports Board|| Notre Dame vs. Alabama - lesser of two evils - Zamoro10 on 10/31/12 at 1:24 pm|
[b]Neutrals - Who would you pull for and why?[/b]
S.I. Mailbag question:
Now that Notre Dame has beaten Oklahoma, there is the very real possibility that Notre Dame could play Alabama for the national championship. Given that a lot of people hate both schools/conferences, which one would be th...