| Tiger Rant|| Basketball's David Patrick Promoted to Assistant Head Coach - Mickey Goldmill on 6/24/14 at 12:38 pm|
[quote]LSU men’s basketball Head Coach Johnny Jones announced on Tuesday the promotion of coaching staff member David Patrick to assistant head coach for the 2014-15 season.
The 38-year-old Patrick has ...
| Pelicans Talk|| Anthony Davis Interview: Up to 238 lbs, may be taller than 6'10" - Mickey Goldmill on 6/20/14 at 12:58 pm|
[quote]The Anthony Davis who concluded the 2013-14 season often overwhelmed opponents, including a 10-game stretch in March featuring averages of 29.8 points, 13.5 rebounds and 2.8 blocks. Now ...
| Political Talk|| Presbyterians vote to allow same-sex marriage - Mickey Goldmill on 6/19/14 at 5:36 pm|
Not official yet. A majority of the 172 local presbyteries have to approve the measure. For those that don't know, th...
| Political Talk|| Cop Refused to Work at Utah Gay Pride Parade Placed on Leave Under Investigation - Mickey Goldmill on 6/9/14 at 8:54 pm|
Nice strong response by the police department here.
[quote]SALT LAKE CITY (TheBlaze/AP) — A Salt Lake City police officer has been placed on leave and is under investigation after refusing an assignment to work at a gay pride parade. The officer was among about 30 assigned to provide traffic co...
| Help Board|| Avatar pic issue - Mickey Goldmill on 6/3/14 at 3:50 pm|
I got the notice that apparently went out to a lot of people that our avatar pics were too big. I've had the same one for about a year now so this is news to me.
I altered mine and made it small enough but it's not showing up. Any ideas? This is also the first pic I've posted to Flickr so maybe ...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Is Victor Butler 100% yet? - Mickey Goldmill on 5/27/14 at 5:04 pm|
Haven't heard anything about his health status. Obviously he's an unknown but still an instrumental part of what our Defense could be this season.
Any recent news on his recovery and is he a starter assuming he's healthy?...
| Political Talk|| Mall of La / BR General petition for Annexation into City - Mickey Goldmill on 5/5/14 at 12:37 pm|
[quote]The Mall of Louisiana and Baton Rouge General are petitioning for annexation into the city of Baton Rouge.
In a news release announcing the joint petition, Baton Rouge General board members cited ...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Cueto @ Atlanta or James Shields @ Baltimore for Sunday? - Mickey Goldmill on 4/24/14 at 1:09 pm|
Need to pick 2 pitchers out of three pitching on Sunday. My other is Wainright so he's a given.
Shields is the more highly thought of pitcher but Cueto has been absolutely on fire lately.
| Tiger Rant|| Athlon ranks SEC QBs. Harris (12th) and Rivers (14) starting at Vandy. - Mickey Goldmill on 4/20/14 at 5:16 pm|
You know the SEC is down on QBs when Marshall, Wallace & Prescott are in the top 4.
[quote]1. Nick Marshall, Auburn (SR)
2. Bo Wallace, Ole Miss (SR)
3. Maty Mauk, Missouri (SO)
4. Dak Prescott, Mis...
| Tiger Rant|| Some LSU Basketball perspective for our program's direction - Mickey Goldmill on 3/18/14 at 8:23 pm|
Over the past 20 years:
5 NCAA bids
3 NIT bids
2014 makes 4. This season was progress as Johnny Jones continues to build up this program from almost nothing. Look at our records the 3 seasons before he came here. I know we all expected to make the NCAAs this year and are disappointed, but the...
| Tiger Rant|| Kentucky implements secret offensive "tweak" in practice, will unveil tonight - Mickey Goldmill on 3/14/14 at 11:44 am|
What could possibly be so groundbreaking that they are making such a huge deal out of regarding their offense?
[quote]The Cats spent the week focusing on themse...
| Pelicans Talk|| Is Avery Johnson the automatic replacement should Monty get fired? - Mickey Goldmill on 2/15/14 at 12:14 am|
He has a very close relationship with the Bensons and has been with them a lot lately. I would be very disappointment if he is eventually the new head coach but I worry it's inevitable. ...
| Political Talk|| Federal Judge rules Kentucky must recognize gay marriages from other states - Mickey Goldmill on 2/12/14 at 2:44 pm|
Also, a suit was filed challenging Louisiana's ban, mostly due to the state law requiring federal and state tax returns to mirror each other. A gay married couple must either lie to the federal government on their tax returns or violate state law.
Saw this coming after the Supreme Court rulings...
| Movie/TV Board|| House of Cards Season 2 release time? - Mickey Goldmill on 2/3/14 at 9:50 pm|
I know it's released on Feb. 14, but does anyone know if they have released the exact time? I thought I saw like 2am somewhere but cant find it again.
Debating on taking off work Friday to binge watch season two. ...
| Political Talk|| Log Cabin Republicans Calls for “Moonshine Summit” with Duck Dynasty Family - Mickey Goldmill on 12/20/13 at 10:17 am|
[quote]Washington, D.C. — Following the fallout from a recent interview in which Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson criticized gay Americans while citing his religious...
| Political Talk|| Creating City of St. George next to Baton Rouge- Sales tax Question - Mickey Goldmill on 11/21/13 at 1:58 pm|
[quote]The master planner who spearheaded the much-lauded, and recently adopted FutureBR land use plan cautioned that the proposed City of St. George could derail progress being made by the parish.
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Frank Gore for Alfred Morris & Giovani Bernard in PPR? - Mickey Goldmill on 11/6/13 at 11:04 am|
I have LeSean McCoy starting already and 3 elite receivers so I would rarely if ever start both Morris and Bernard.
Should I pull the trigger?...
| Tiger Rant|| Reveille: "Opinion: LSU fans need to let go jealousy, hatred of Nick Saban" - Mickey Goldmill on 11/6/13 at 10:05 am|
[quote]Because of Saban, everything LSU does is measured against the Tide. And from the 2012 BCS National Champi...
| Pelicans Talk|| We are 4 games in and have yet to play with a full roster. Calm down. - Mickey Goldmill on 11/5/13 at 9:43 pm|
Come off the ledge people. Evans is still getting his feet under him and the whole team is still learning how to play together. Anderson will help tremendously, as will more work together for the entire roster.
You don't completely overhaul a roster and expect them to be clicking on all cylinder...
| Political Talk|| Same-Sex Marriage bill passes Illinois House;Poised to bring total states to 15! - Mickey Goldmill on 11/5/13 at 4:33 pm|
[quote]SPRINGFIELD — The Illinois House passed a bill legalizing same sex marriage Tuesday, putting the Land of Lincoln on course to be the 15th state to legalize same sex marriage.
The House of R...
| Pelicans Talk|| "Benson wants Pelicans winners sooner rather than later"-Nola.com - Mickey Goldmill on 10/25/13 at 9:43 am|
[quote]"I am very excited to get started," Benson said. "I know our staff, our coaches and our team are as well. We have had a very productive offseason and...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Steven Jackson expected to play this weekend vs the Cardinals - Mickey Goldmill on 10/23/13 at 3:12 pm|
He's projected to do very well in my ESPN regular league settings.
I'm hurting at RB right now.
Pick 2. ...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Feel safe dropping Doug Martin yet? - Mickey Goldmill on 10/22/13 at 4:25 pm|
Several sources say its very likely he is done for the year, though the team is awaiting a second opinion.
I'd like to make a move today, but do y'all think I should wait? It's not like he was doing well before the injury to begin with. He's been a massive disappointment so far in my regular lea...
| Political Talk|| Gov. Christie drops appeal. Gay marriage legal in NJ - Mickey Goldmill on 10/21/13 at 1:25 pm|
14 down. ...
| Tiger Rant|| Has the Defense turned the corner? Stats say we are better than we've credited. - Mickey Goldmill on 10/18/13 at 10:24 am|
Defensive Stats (ranks are SEC): [link=(http://www.secdigitalnetwork.com/Portals/3/SEC%20Website/football/confldrs.htm)]LINK[/link]
[b]Total D- 4th[/b] (348 yards/game)
[b]Pass D- 3rd[/b] (196 yards/game)
[b]Pass D Eff.- 4th[/b] (54% completions)
[b]Total Sacks- 5th [/b](14 total)
| Tiger Rant|| Espn radio guys think a 1 loss LSU would be the only team to jump Ohio St. - Mickey Goldmill on 10/17/13 at 11:18 pm|
Not sure of who it was talking, but they said they could definitely see a 1 loss LSU team jumping an undefeated ohio state due to the difference in schedules. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Anyone know where to find skin-toned boxer briefs or briefs - Mickey Goldmill on 10/16/13 at 1:48 pm|
Putting together a Halloween costume and need some skin toned or flesh colored boxer-briefs. Target or somewhere at the mall?
Suggestions? TIA. ...
| Political Talk|| What was EBR Metro Councilman John Delgado's announcement tonight? - Mickey Goldmill on 10/6/13 at 12:14 am|
Assumed he was running for mayor but couldn't find what it was. He indicated on FB that he had a big announcement tonight. ...
| Political Talk|| The First Private Gay Law Firm In Louisiana - Mickey Goldmill on 9/19/13 at 5:00 pm|
Hard to believe this is the first. ...
| Political Talk|| Court decides if gay juror can be taken off case - Mickey Goldmill on 9/18/13 at 4:53 pm|
[quote]SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A multibillion dollar case between two giant pharmaceutical companies grappling over arcane antitrust issues has unexpectedly turned into a gay rights legal imbroglio that r...