| Music Board|| Cripple Creek. A prerequisite amongst LC boogie Woogie Rock & Roll - genxtiger on 4/30/13 at 8:16 pm|
A friend of mine posted this on facebook earlier. He was referencing Up on Cripple Creek by The Band.
It reminded me of a story I heard about the origin of the song. Supposedly Cripple Creek is what they used to call an area around south lake charles because Sheriff Ham Reid (allegedly) would tax...
| Outdoor Board|| Multi-day canoe trip suggestions - genxtiger on 4/30/13 at 3:18 pm|
Can any of you gents suggest a good river to spend a few days floating and camping on?
I went to the buffalo river last summer and wouldn't mind going back, but I am looking for new options. I want to bring my lab with me and I'm looking to drive up to 10-12 hours from BR/LC.
| O-T Lounge|| Where to camp this summer? - genxtiger on 4/29/13 at 11:53 pm|
Any suggestions on a good multi-day canoe camping trip? I went to the buffalo river last year and enjoyed it, but want to change it up this summer. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Anyone else's cox Internet down? - genxtiger on 4/24/13 at 5:35 pm|
Mine won't connect at home off brightside. Cox is trying to frick me during finals. Not ok....
| Music Board|| Rodriguez - genxtiger on 4/23/13 at 5:08 pm|
I watched Searching for Sugarman and now I'm hooked. Great sound coming from an awesome guy. His story is insane and plays out like a Greek tragedy...
| Music Board|| Tell me about Hall and Oates - genxtiger on 4/23/13 at 9:44 am|
I'm interested in what it was like when they were still making music. Someone fill me in....
| Music Board|| Favorite music documentary? - genxtiger on 4/20/13 at 10:00 pm|
I'm about to start enjoying what is left of my 420 and possibly want to watch a good music doc.
| Movie/TV Board|| Suggest something that I should watch on netflix - genxtiger on 4/20/13 at 9:57 pm|
I studied all day today and now I am preparing to enjoy what is left of my 420. I don't want to leave the house so netflix is the ticket tonight.
I'm looking for something interesting and/or visually appealing that will keep my attention.
| Music Board|| Groovin on the Grounds 2013 -Lupe Fiasco/Grace Potter/Yelawolf - genxtiger on 4/8/13 at 11:32 am|
Slated for this Saturday. I couldn't find a schedule, but who plans on being there? ...
| Music Board|| Favorite Vinyl from your personal collection - genxtiger on 3/22/13 at 3:42 pm|
Frank Sinatra - A Man and His Music
Frank's commentary between each song throughout the album is what does it for me. He something about himself, his music, or the industry. Nice to hear some personal insight from Ol blue eyes himself. ...
| Music Board|| Sell me on a record player - genxtiger on 3/3/13 at 7:24 pm|
I'm getting gifted a ton of albums ranging from the 60's-80's, however I need a record player.
Should I buy something new or should I look for a vintage used one?
| Outdoor Board|| Anyone else see the exploding fireball (late december)? - genxtiger on 1/14/13 at 4:37 pm|
I was hunting with three friends and we all saw what looked like a fireball streak across the sky for a few seconds and then explode into about 5-8 fragments that streaked and burned out similar to shooting stars.
I guess it happened around 5 AM, can't remember what day exactly though....
| Music Board|| Check this guy out for realz: Nick Waterhouse - genxtiger on 6/21/12 at 8:06 pm|
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mJruQmdlU10)]Pretty awesome for a 25 year old[/link]
I think some of you will appreciate this kid...
| O-T Lounge|| Good starter suit for law school - genxtiger on 6/19/12 at 9:56 am|
How many should I get? Basic colors? Will people be mad if I look stylin?
btw, I'm balling on a budget so I'm looking for something decently made for a decent price
| O-T Lounge|| The Suggest/Discuss a Book Thread - genxtiger on 6/18/12 at 2:31 pm|
I just finished my last batch that I ordered.
Old Man and the Sea
The Sun Also Rises
Into The Wild
I am America (and so can you)
[link=(http://artofmanliness.com/2008/05/14/100-must-read-books-the-essential-mans-library/)]I have read around 30 from this list and will try to re...
| O-T Lounge|| Into The Wild discussion: McCandless an idiot? - genxtiger on 6/13/12 at 10:56 am|
I just re-read this book and I respect what the kid did and where his head was throughout the whole ordeal, but I can't help but think this kid was an idiot at the same time.
The Alaskan "locals" all called him an idiot and chastized him for not even being in the "real" wilderness..
| O-T Lounge|| Eskimo Bros of the OT - genxtiger on 6/7/12 at 3:06 pm|
Don't be ashamed....
| Money Talk|| Help with Student Loans - genxtiger on 6/7/12 at 2:11 pm|
I'm about to have to take out loans for grad school. My question is: Is there any better/cheaper way to take out loans besides going through FASFA?
Also, I may or may not have slightly bad credit (need to check on it). I know for the subsidized FAFSA loans credit isn't a worry, but for the subsid...
| O-T Lounge|| Bay St. Louis Camping - genxtiger on 6/6/12 at 1:28 pm|
Thinking about going find a spot on the beach/bay to camp out for a night this weekend and let the labs play.
Anyone have any suggestions for me?...
| Music Board|| Do I have the ghey? - genxtiger on 6/5/12 at 11:05 am|
I really like a couple of Neon Tree songs.
I hope it's just the strange mood I've been in lately. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Studying Abroad: Who has done it? - genxtiger on 6/4/12 at 1:26 pm|
I want to do a program next summer. Would you suggest it? Did you arrive before/stay longer to backpack etc? Was it worth the costs?
I haven't looked into it much, but those are my basic questions. Any input would be helpful...
| Music Board|| ***Official Mid-Year Lineup Lineup*** - genxtiger on 5/31/12 at 5:18 pm|
What is a ***Official Mid-Year Lineup Lineup*** you may ask?
Post who you have seen live in 2012 so far and where you saw them.
House of Blues:
Waldenberg Park Final Four Free Shows:
-Dr. John (not, dog. saw Dr. Dog at hangout)
| Music Board|| Suggest an album for me to listen to - genxtiger on 5/30/12 at 5:26 pm|
I have been into a big alt-country mood lately, but I'll list what I have been listening too lately to give you an idea of what I like and what I have already heard
Young the Giant
Portugal. The man.
Carolina Chocolate Drops
| O-T Lounge|| Fever blister remedies - genxtiger on 5/29/12 at 1:24 pm|
It's summer time again which means I will be dealing with the herp a derp of the mouth. Feel some of the little bastards sprouting now.
Anyone else infected an can suggest a good medicine/remedy they have found that actually works?...
| Music Board|| How many Middle Brother fans here? - genxtiger on 5/29/12 at 10:07 am|
Just got turned on to the "super group" and I've had the album on repeat for a while now.
What say you?...
| Music Board|| Post your favorite song.. - genxtiger on 5/25/12 at 9:39 am|
at this moment, right now.
I don't want to hear ughh I can't pick, I'd have to make a top 5, ect ect...
I am challenging you all to decide what song is your all time favorite.
You may not have multiple favorites just b/c they are from different genres.
For the sake of the thre...
| O-T Lounge|| Tell me about the Amtrak running out of NOLA - genxtiger on 5/24/12 at 10:17 am|
I'm in a pickle and I'm thinking about taking the train from NOLA to LC. I figure it will be an experience, but I don't know anything about it.
Please fill me in with details, where to sit, ect....
| Music Board|| I just met Flea! - genxtiger on 5/23/12 at 8:04 pm|
Yea, I'm excited.
Deal with it....
| O-T Lounge|| "Money can't make you happy" - genxtiger on 5/23/12 at 2:00 pm|
Why do people say this? Money most definitely makes me happy. I can purchase things that I enjoy. I can pay other people to do things I hate. I can use money to travel. I practically buy love.
Pretty much if you are OT ballin you can use your time to do whatever the hell you want. Doing what you...
| Music Board|| National title argument at the hangout - genxtiger on 5/22/12 at 4:18 pm|
I got in an argument with one gump, one razorback, and one leprachaun in the line at the water slide. Did I meet any of you?...