| More Sports Board|| Nadal Has Most Ever Masters Series Wins - bobbyray21 on 5/20/13 at 10:54 am|
Rafa Nadal: 24
Ivan Lendl: 22
Roger Federer: 21
Johnny Mac: 19
Jimmy Connors: 17
Andre Agassi: 17
Bjorn Borg: 15
Novak Djokovic: 14
Boris Becker: 13
Pete Sampras: 11
| More Sports Board|| Does Everybody Now Agree that Serena is the Best Ever? - bobbyray21 on 5/15/13 at 5:07 pm|
Because I have this faint recollection of people actually arguing this point with me a year or two ago. Am I misremembering, or did that actually happen?
Bruce Jenkins chimes in this time: [link=(http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/tennis/news/20130514/serena-williams-wta-rivalries/?sct=tn_wr_a2)]...
| Music Board|| Music Board Daily Trivia -- 05-13-2013 - bobbyray21 on 5/13/13 at 5:27 pm|
Rules: no googling.
This [link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qybUFnY7Y8w)]Ok Go song[/link] rips off which Bob Marley song?
Note: there are two acceptable answers to this one....
| More Sports Board|| The Rome Masters 1000 Thread - bobbyray21 on 5/13/13 at 4:24 pm|
Here is a link to the draw: http://www.atpworldtour.com/posting/2013/416/mds.pdf
This tournament has major implications for the French Open. Nadal is currently ranked #5 in the world, and the only way he can pass David Ferrer to get to #4 is if he wins this tournament.
He is on the same side...
| Music Board|| Updates from sweetlife fest - bobbyray21 on 5/11/13 at 1:31 pm|
Solange is sexy.
Gary Clark is next.
My girl def wants the D.
Beer now. And gas station crack...
| Music Board|| Sound City (documentary by Dave Grohl) - bobbyray21 on 5/10/13 at 6:39 pm|
Have any of y'all seen this? Looks interesting.
| More Sports Board|| If Floyd Mayweather retired tomorrow - bobbyray21 on 5/9/13 at 10:26 am|
I'm calling him the best pound-for-pound fighter of all time. I've seen enough. And, in fact, my mind was made up on this several years ago, but I just hadn't publicly memorialized my position on the matter.
Now I have.
And, yes, even better than Ray Robinson....
| Music Board|| Surfer Rosa, allegedly by "The Pixies" - bobbyray21 on 5/8/13 at 10:30 am|
I listened to this album yesterday. It is credited to The Pixies, but I believe there may have been a mistake as it is quite clearly the work of "The Uncle Bobby Band", comprised of Reid, Larkin, Audrey, and Peyton.
I heard the quartet perform th...
| More Sports Board|| Connors Reveals that Evert Aborted His Kid - bobbyray21 on 5/7/13 at 4:37 pm|
Connors reveals in his autobiography that [link=(http://tennis.si.com/2013/05/02/jimmy-connors-chris-evert-abortion-memoir/)]Chrissie off'd his kid.[/link].
Chrissie is [link=(http://tennis.si.com/2013/05/04/chris-evert-jimmy-connors-book/?sct=obnetwork)]none too pleased that Jimbo went public wi...
| More Sports Board|| Madrid Masters Starts Today - bobbyray21 on 5/6/13 at 11:17 am|
Here is the draw:
| Music Board|| Mikky Ekko - bobbyray21 on 5/3/13 at 5:01 am|
Don't y'all live in Louisiana? Surely you've heard of Mikky Ekko, yes? Well, I just did. Sounds pretty good so far.
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FEvXzSXUEao)]Mikky Ekko -- Pull Me Down[/link]...
| Music Board|| Lindsey Stirling - bobbyray21 on 5/1/13 at 7:01 pm|
Have y'all heard her? This chick's got skeelz on the violin. This sounds gooood.
[link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aHjpOzsQ9YI)]LIndsey Sterling -- Crystallize[/link]...
| More Sports Board|| Post your unpopular sports opinions - bobbyray21 on 4/29/13 at 11:27 am|
Go on record with one or more. I'll start.
Novak Djokovic is better at tennis right now than Roger Federer* has ever been.
*Or anybody else...
| Music Board|| My next "back-listening" project -- Stars - bobbyray21 on 4/27/13 at 12:23 am|
My first back-listening project was Afghan Whigs. That one worked out really well for me. I didn't come away from the project thinking that Afghan Whigs were one of my favorite bands, but I added several songs to my top 1000 ever playlist (which doesn't yet have 1000 songs) and I now count "1965" ...
| More Sports Board|| Djoker takes out Rafa at Monte Carlo Masters - bobbyray21 on 4/21/13 at 10:54 pm|
| Music Board|| Capital Cities - bobbyray21 on 4/21/13 at 10:36 pm|
You all heard of this band? This video is amazing.
[link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=rWZr2F0qohA#!)]Capital Cities -- Safe and Sound[/link]...
| Music Board|| Poll: Wonderwall v. Any Beatles Song - bobbyray21 on 4/18/13 at 7:05 am|
Your life is going to end in about five minutes. You have just enough time left on this earth to listen to one song before you die. You have two options:
1) Oasis - Wonderwall
2) Any song by The Beatles
Which do you choose?...
| Music Board|| Your 100 or so favorite songs - bobbyray21 on 4/17/13 at 7:44 pm|
| Music Board|| will.i.am steals track from Arty and Matt Zo.... - bobbyray21 on 4/16/13 at 11:30 pm|
.....Chris Brown continues to demonstrate that he's too stupid to do anything other than beat the shite out of Rihanna.
The EDM community is having a hoot with this.
[link=(http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/04/16/william-arty-mat-zo-lets-go_n_3094691.html)]will.i.am ripps off arty and matt zo[...
| More Sports Board|| Monte Carlo Masters Thread (Tennis) - bobbyray21 on 4/15/13 at 9:28 am|
Will Rafa win his 9th straight?
Has any man ever won 9 straight of a single tournament?
The only one I see beating Rafa is Djokovic, but I think he's still a little bit gimpy after tweaking his ankle in Davis Cup play....
| Music Board|| The Twilight Singers - bobbyray21 on 4/15/13 at 8:33 am|
Who all is into them? I've heard the album "Blackberry Belle" and loved it, but I didn't listen to any of the subsequent albums.
Has anybody tried any of these on for size?
She Loves You
Greg Dulli's Amber Headlights
Live In New York...
| Music Board|| Yeah Yeah Yeahs -- Mosquito - bobbyray21 on 4/15/13 at 8:12 am|
This one comes out tomorrow. There are certain artists, I make a point to pay for their music, as opposed to other means of acquisition. YYYs is one of them. As such, I look forward to giving a few bucks tomorrow to Karen O and the gang. They've earned it. ...
| More Sports Board|| Rhyne Williams Into the Semifinals at US Clay Courts in Houston - bobbyray21 on 4/12/13 at 2:44 pm|
| Music Board|| Nominations for Best Track of 2013 - bobbyray21 on 4/11/13 at 12:14 am|
Assume that at the end of the year, you will be asked to compile a list of your 20 favorite tracks for this year.
What are some songs that are likely to be included in that pool of 20?
List them as you hear them.
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FcdOLKx2XG8)]Phosphorescent - Song Fo...
| Music Board|| Your Favorite EDM Radio Shows / Podcasts - bobbyray21 on 4/8/13 at 1:30 pm|
I find that listening to radio shows is the best way to hear solid new EDM.
Sander Van Doorn - Identity
Arty -- Together We Are
Avicii -- Levels Podcast (doesn't do it enough)
Eric Prydz -- Epic Radio (doesn't do it enough)
Ferry Corsten's Countdown
Deniz Koyu -- bongbastic
| More Sports Board|| Let's Go Cards! - bobbyray21 on 4/8/13 at 10:58 am|
My parents went there, and my grandfather taught there. And even though I'm All Vol, I will always have love for the 'ville....
| More Sports Board|| Bernard King HOF - bobbyray21 on 4/8/13 at 9:40 am|
[link=(http://espn.go.com/new-york/nba/story/_/id/9141494/bernard-king-inducted-basketball-hall-fame-source-says)]Bernard King to be inducted in HOF[/link]...
| More Sports Board|| Venus and Serena Documentary - bobbyray21 on 4/5/13 at 6:20 pm|
Here is the trailer: [link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DHCEnYqr4EY&feature=player_embedded)]Venus and Serena Trailer[/link]...
| Music Board|| Britt Daniel is a Busy Man - bobbyray21 on 4/5/13 at 2:59 pm|
Divine Fits, and now
| More Sports Board|| How The Final Four Plays Out - bobbyray21 on 4/1/13 at 2:40 pm|
Louisville will beat Wichita
If Cuse beats Mich, they'll beat Louisville
If Mich beats Cuse, they'll lose to Louisvlle.
I think Mich will beat Cuse. ...