| More Sports|| Ken Starr's Sunday Update On Baylor Rape Investigation - SwatMitchell on 2/8/16 at 11:07 am|
"Open Letter" released a couple of hours before the Super Bowl for maximum exposure: [link=(http://collegesports.blog.statesman.com/2016/02/07/baylor-president-addresses-schools-handing-of-rape-cases-in-letter-to-students-alums/)]LINK[/link]...View Topic - Replies (3)
| Tiger Rant|| Tiger Head Football Coach Buyout 2016 and Beyond? - SwatMitchell on 12/3/15 at 9:43 am|
Will it still be $15MM at the end of next season (2016), or does it decrease annually going forward? At what point does it drop below $10MM? TIA...
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| More Sports|| Sky Cam - Why I Love It - SwatMitchell on 12/31/14 at 12:27 pm|
I am watching the Peach Bowl via skycam through watchespn and have watched portions of other games this way. Here is what I love about it: 1) You get a better feel for the speed of the action and size of the players 2) No announcer noise, just the crowd and the bands 3) OL splits and DL fronts...View Topic - Replies (5)
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| On Campus - Wanting To Buy 3 for $700 - SwatMitchell on 11/8/14 at 11:50 am|
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| SEC Rant|| Realignment In A Nutshell - SwatMitchell on 7/10/14 at 4:15 pm|
This statement concisely sums up the past few years' activity: [quote] SEC Network is available with U200 and above in U-verse TV markets in the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas[/quote] It's ...
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| Money Talk|| Debit Card Rewards - SwatMitchell on 6/12/14 at 1:52 pm|
I just read through the entire "Credit Card Rewards" thread and there was no mention of these. We have been using the BofA Alaska Airlines Debit Rewards card for years and that plan has been discontinued within the month. Is anyone aware of any similar offers out there? We are in Austin and...
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| Movie/TV Board|| Amazon Prime vs Netflix - SwatMitchell on 6/10/14 at 1:56 pm|
I just added an Amazon Prime account for order shipping purposes. Is the included streaming movie inventory sufficient to replace my current streaming Netflix account? ...
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| Music Board|| New Austin Alt Station - 105.3 The Fringe - SwatMitchell on 5/29/14 at 4:24 pm|
I just stumbled across this station this week and have been streaming it at the office. Alt variety, some going way back, similar to old KGSR (for those familiar), but much better and more breadth than I've been able to get with Pandora. It has relatively few commercials, check their song histor...
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| LSU Recruiting|| Tallest Recruiting Class Ever? - SwatMitchell on 2/5/14 at 3:06 pm|
Just an observation as we wind down regarding the 2014 LSU Tiger Football recruiting class --> Only the kicker is under 6', and barely, at that. We typically see some "shorter" RBs and DBs, and even "WR/Athletes" - OK back to highlight videos and 2015 prospects and countdown to 08/30/14... ...
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| Music Board|| Columbus Fruque - SwatMitchell on 9/5/13 at 12:30 pm|
This is a zydeco artist in my catalog from the 20s and 30s and I am not able to find the origin/hometown. Also, is this an individual or group name? Anyone here know the answers? If so, please post. Thanks in advance!...
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| LSU Recruiting|| Repercussions For High Profile Athletes Leaving Louisiana - SwatMitchell on 9/4/13 at 1:04 pm|
With LSU football being "the program" in such a provincial and football driven state, what bodes for the long term futures of guys like McKnight, L. Collins and Cam Robinson? -particularly if they underachieve after high profile recruitments and spurnings... I know that they will get grief from ...
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| O-T Lounge|| Spinoff Thread: Deplaning w/o Overhead Storage - SwatMitchell on 5/17/13 at 1:46 pm|
Anyone else favor letting those on aisle seats with no items in the overhead storage bins exit the plane first upon arrival? Call it "Express Departure" and reward the light packers and bag checkers......View Topic - Replies (2)
| O-T Lounge|| Panama City Beach Worthwhile? - SwatMitchell on 2/21/13 at 11:43 am|
I have noticed that Southwest flies there. Destin is great, but a tough drive from Austin. How are the beaches in Panama City? Is there a decent place to stay right on the beach worth visiting for a few days this summer? Something within a 30-45 minute cab ride from the airport would be pre...View Topic - Replies (21)
| More Sports|| Dirtiest DBs that you can recall - SwatMitchell on 1/31/13 at 11:49 am|
Tied in to the Rodney Harrison thread: Jack Tatum Joey Browner Chuck Cecil Rodney Harrison Courtland Finnegan Who you got..? ETC "Lester Hayes" to "Jack Tatum"...View Topic - Replies (14)
| More Sports|| New Videoboards For Reliant Stadium - SwatMitchell on 12/20/12 at 3:37 pm|
52 feet tall and 277 feet wide [link=(http://www.khou.com/community/HCSCC-approves-new-LED-scoreboards-for-Reliant-Stadium--184167861.html)]LINK[/link] This update is to aid in the bid for the 2017 Super Bowl. ...View Topic - Replies (4)
| O-T Lounge|| iPhone With TMobile - SwatMitchell on 12/5/12 at 5:13 pm|
I am out of contract with AT&T and considering moving to TMobile to save $75+/month on 2 phones, plus one to be added. Has anyone else done this and, if so, how has your experience been? The "unlock" instructions from AT&T/Apple require me to backup (done) and clear the phone - hesitant to do ...View Topic - Replies (2)
| Movie/TV Board|| Movies Set During Christmas But Not Totally Christmas Movies... - SwatMitchell on 11/28/12 at 3:24 pm|
i.e. [b]not[/b] Christmas Story, Christmas Vacation, Elf, etc But others set during Christmas such as: Die Hard Gremlins Home Alone Any others of quality come to mind..?...
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| More Sports|| Football TV Color Commentators - The Best Technically - SwatMitchell on 11/14/12 at 3:17 pm|
...not considering tone, likability, delivery or whether or not they favor the opponent, etc. Strictly notice the ability to identify blocking schemes, receiver routes, penalty and offender (well before the ref announces) and blitz/pass rush & coverages plus adjustments - these stand out as the o...View Topic - Replies (9)
| SEC Rant|| Field Turf In The SEC - SwatMitchell on 10/25/12 at 3:08 pm|
Is this list correct? U Mississippi U Missouri Vanderbilt U...
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| O-T Lounge|| Self Driving Vehicles Effect On US Drinking Age - SwatMitchell on 10/16/12 at 3:09 pm|
Though certainly debatable, self (or computer) driven vehicles will likely be prevalent at some point in the future - i.e. within the lifetimes of most of us. Assuming this is true, what should the drinking age be..?...View Topic - Replies (7)