menu

Topics By LSURussian
Page: [1] 2 3 4 5 >>
Page 1
ForumMessage
Political Talk
Is there any issue that preempts everything else you agree on by a candidate? - LSURussian
I realized years ago there is no candidate for any office that I will always agree with him/her on every single issue. That leaves me with trying to find candidates who I agree with on more issues than I do with that candidate's opponents. I don't really have any issue that is so important to me...
Posted on Political Talk
View Topic - Replies (17)
Political Talk
Trump was interviewed for about 30 minutes on CNBC this morning - LSURussian
He was on the phone, not in the studio. He handled the interview very well. Takeaway points: - Kasich is not on his VP watch list. - He has no problem with Janet Yellen as Chair of the Federal Reserve but he probably would not reappoint her. - He's afraid higher interest rates will crea...
Posted on Political Talk
View Topic - Replies (26)
Political Talk
Remember long ago when the GOPe required Trump to pledge not to run 3rd party? - LSURussian
They assumed he'd flame out in the primaries and didn't want his followers to go with him to a third party. They got their wish. He definitely won't run third party, proving once again be careful what you wish for.......
Posted on Political Talk
View Topic - Replies (4)
Money Talk
Fed leaves interest rates unchanged, 4/27/2016 - LSURussian
The Federal Reserve Open Market Committee as expected voted today to leave the fed funds rate unchanged at .25%-.50%. Words referring to "increased headwinds in Europe and China" were left out of their statement opening the door for a possible rate hike in June. And Janet Yellen saw her shad...
Posted on Money Talk
View Topic - Replies (7)
Tiger Rant
Kramer Robertson & John Valek, III on watch lists for best @ their positions - LSURussian
[quote]LSU’s [b]Kramer Robertson[/b] was named to the Brooks Wallace Award watch list Monday, given annually to college baseball’s best shortstop. Former Tigers shortstop Alex Bregman — the No. 2 overall pick in the 2015 MLB Draft — won the award in 2013. LSU lefty [b]John Valek III[/b], an ...
Posted on Tiger Rant
View Topic - Replies (6)
Travel Board
Tips for traveling to Notre Dame, South Bend...?? - LSURussian
We're making the trip in May to the two-game baseball series vs. Notre Dame. We'll have a rental car and time to see some sights in the area including the campus. This is our first time to go to that area. For anyone who has been there, we'd appreciate ideas on what we should be sure to see/visi...
Posted on Travel Board
View Topic - Replies (4)
Political Talk
NY Governor Cuomo bans non-essential travel to N. Carolina over bathroom law - LSURussian
[quote] New York state Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday signed an order banning all non-essential travel to North Carolina, after a law was passed blocking local governments from passing anti-discrimination ordinances. The law also requires transgender people to use restrooms corresponding to their biol...
Posted on Political Talk
View Topic - Replies (23)
Tiger Rant
Just noticed that LSU baseball has two consecutive SEC away series.... - LSURussian
Not sure how I missed this but we play at Tex A&M this weekend and at Auburn next weekend. Thank you SEC scheduling department. We can always count on you. :bow: On a positive note, this is why LSU can re-sod the infield now. We only play one home game between March 20 and April 5. ...
Posted on Tiger Rant
View Topic - Replies (11)
Tiger Rant
Former LSU running back Hokie Gajan has setback in his fight with cancer - LSURussian
Be thankful for each day.... [quote]Hokie starred as a running back at LSU and for four seasons with the New Orleans Saints but he never sought the spotlight. Even in his wildly successful career as a color analyst for the Saints Radio Network, he's never been comfortable as the center of attenti...
Posted on Tiger Rant
View Topic - Replies (23)
Political Talk
How will the remaining Republican primaries go now that it's a 3 man race? - LSURussian
With Rubio finally out of the way, will Trump do better or worse now that it's down to him, Cruz and Kasich? If you're looking to troll (I'm looking at you, Hugo) just keep walking. I'm truly interested how the votes will now be distributed in the remaining primaries. Thanks. ...
Posted on Political Talk
View Topic - Replies (9)
Tiger Rant
LSU's first College World Series team, 1986, to be recognized this Saturday - LSURussian
The team will be recognized on the field prior to this Saturday's game with Alabama. Thirty years ago the 1986 team was the first LSU team to ever go to Omaha after defeating Tulane 7-6 in the South Regional title game at Alex Box Stadium. That team won both the SEC regular season championship...
Posted on Tiger Rant
View Topic - Replies (4)
Tiger Rant
Johnny Jones' contract was extended in Oct., 2014 until 2019 @ $1.5 million/year - LSURussian
Jones received a [b]$400,000 annual raise[/b] in October, 2014 bringing his total compensation to $1.5 million/year. Just in case anyone doesn't remember Alleva's words when he extended Jones' contract:[quote]“Johnny has our men's basketball program heading in the right direction,” said LSU Vice...
Posted on Tiger Rant
View Topic - Replies (12)
Political Talk
There's not a single Rubio thread on the first page of the Poli Board - LSURussian
Excluding mine, of course. [b]Is this an indication that Rubio is finished?[/b] [img]https://pbs.twimg.com/media/CdE27dkUUAAmAxF.jpg[/img]...
Posted on Political Talk
View Topic - Replies (12)
Political Talk
EBR Council on Aging asks for dedicated tax tripling its total revenue - LSURussian
[link=(http://theadvocate.com/news/15112593-123/council-on-aging-wants-a-dedicated-tax-in-east-baton-rouge-parish-to-expand-services-and-avoid-cuts)]Today's Baton Rouge paper[/link][quote]Council on Aging Chief Executive Officer Tasha Clark Amar said the tax proposal should be introduced to the East...
Posted on Political Talk
View Topic - Replies (10)
Tiger Rant
‘It’s going to be a weird night’: Will Davis welcomes LSU to Lamar tonight - LSURussian
[link=(http://theadvocate.com/sports/lsu/14971235-128/its-going-to-be-a-weird-night-former-lsu-player-assistant-will-davis-welcomes-alma-mater-to-lamar)]Full article here...[/link] [quote]Davis, the head coach in waiting at Lamar, welcomes in his alma mater and former employer to Vincent-Beck Sta...
Posted on Tiger Rant
View Topic - Replies (6)
Political Talk
FCC approves allowing third party equipment to be used for receiving cable TV - LSURussian
[quote]WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Communications Commission approved on Thursday a proposal to let consumers swap pricey cable boxes for cheaper devices and apps, a change that would boost competition in the $20 billion television set-top box market while delivering a blow to major cable com...
Posted on Political Talk
View Topic - Replies (14)
Tiger Rant
SEC coaches pick LSU baseball second in the West behind Texas A&M - LSURussian
[quote]On the day before it opens a 2016 season replacing eight of nine starters, LSU was picked second in the SEC West by league coaches, trailing Texas A&M. The Aggies got eight first place votes, LSU received five and Mississippi State got one. Florida, a consensus No. 1 in preseason polls, ...
Posted on Tiger Rant
View Topic - Replies (3)
Tiger Rant
Randy Rosetta examines each position for LSU baseball. Today it's the outfield. - LSURussian
[quote]Brennan Breaux had to learn a lot of baseball basics along the way just to make his way to the college level. But the LSU freshman will be quick to tell you that his baseline was just a starting place compared to where he is now. The former St. Thomas More standout is one of several fre...
Posted on Tiger Rant
View Topic - Replies (0)
Tiger Rant
A couple of recent Advocate articles on the upcoming LSU baseball season - LSURussian
[link=(http://theadvocate.com/sports/lsu/14877332-128/inexperienced-lsu-baseball-lineup-light-years-better-still-developing-as-opening-day-nears)]Inexperienced LSU baseball lineup improving[/link] [link=(http://theadvocate.com/sports/lsu/14885957-128/thin-on-left-side-depth-and-experience-the-lsu...
Posted on Tiger Rant
View Topic - Replies (2)
Money Talk
JPMorgan Chase Bank CEO Jamie Dimon buys 500,000 shares of JPM - LSURussian
[quote][b]Jamie Dimon just dropped $26 million on JPMorgan shares[/b] JPMorgan (JPM) chief executive Jamie Dimon has bought 500,000 shares in the bank, according to a person familiar with the matter. The share purchase cost around $26 million, according to the person. The news was first reported...
Posted on Money Talk
View Topic - Replies (7)
Topics By LSURussian
Page: [1] 2 3 4 5 >>
Page 1