| Tiger Rant|| Raph Rhymes named SEC Player of the Week - LSURussian on 5/20/13 at 4:43 pm|
[quote]BATON ROUGE, La. – LSU senior outfielder Raph Rhymes was named SEC Player of the Week Monday by the conference office in Birmingham, Ala.
Rhymes led the second-ranked Tigers to three wins in fo...
| Tiger Rant|| Did LSU lose the Friday night baseball game to Ole Miss? - LSURussian on 5/19/13 at 5:15 pm|
[quote]05/10/13 vs. Mississippi State * Oxford, Miss. Postponed
05/11/13 vs. Mississippi State * Oxford, Miss. W, 10-8
vs. Mississippi State Oxford, Miss. W, 3-0
05/12/13 vs. Mississippi State * Oxford, Miss. L, 6-7
05/14/13 at Southern Miss Hattiesburg,Miss. L, 10-3
05/16/13 at LSU * ...
| Political Talk|| Here is the most frightening music President Obama has ever heard..... - LSURussian on 5/14/13 at 12:10 pm|
| Tiger Rant|| There is a baseball game tonight.. Roll call. - LSURussian on 5/14/13 at 11:46 am|
UNO comes to town. I'll be there.....
I'm sensing some end-of-season fatigue on this board. ...
| Tiger Rant|| SEC baseball tourney seeds as of today + final weekend SEC series pairings - LSURussian on 5/13/13 at 7:54 am|
If the season had ended yesterday the seeds for the SEC tournament would be as follows:
1) Vandy (24-2)
2) LSU (21-6)
3) Arkansas (17-9)
4) S. Carolina (16-10)
5) Ole Miss (14-13, has tie breaker over Miss. St.)
6) Miss St. (14-13)
7) Alabama (13-13)
8) Florida (13-14)
9) Texas A&M (11-15...
| Help Board|| To the Admin who changed the title to my OT thread - LSURussian on 5/12/13 at 3:08 pm|
Thank you. Your title is much better than mine. :cheers:...
| O-T Lounge|| Gleason family leans on strength of matriarch Michel...good read - LSURussian on 5/12/13 at 12:20 pm|
The next time you want to complain about something that is not going just right in your life, come back and re-read this article about Steve Gleason.
It made me embarrassed that I was complaining abou...
| Tiger Rant|| Some LSU individual stats from the aTm series - LSURussian on 5/11/13 at 8:32 pm|
Cody Glenn: 6.2 IP, 6 H, 2 R (1 ER), 4 SO/3 BB
Aaron Nola: W (10-0) 6 IP, 6 H, 2 R (1 ER), 4 SO/0 BB
Ryan Eades: 6.1 IP, 8 H, 1 R, 1 SO/1 BB
Nick Rumbelow: 2 app., 2 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 2 SO/1 BB
Chris Cotton: W (3-1), Save (11), 2.2 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 1 SO/0 BB
Sean McMullen: 5-for-11, 1 R, 4 R...
| Money Talk|| Two more bitcoin exchanges hacked today - LSURussian on 5/10/13 at 8:52 pm|
Vircurex & Cryptostocks compromised apparently with customers' wallets stolen.
There are other links reporting the same thing.
The btc-e message board predicts Vircurex will fold. It's the second major theft of their customers money this y...
| Tiger Rant|| NOLA.com (Times Pic) calls on Les Miles to deal with Jeremy Hill.... - LSURussian on 5/7/13 at 7:55 pm|
....with a "heavy hand."
Do they mean Miles should permanently kick Hill off the team?...
| Tiger Rant|| Does anyone know where the LSU baseball team stays in Hoover? - LSURussian on 5/5/13 at 9:20 pm|
Is it always the same hotel or does the SEC arrange for rotating hotels based on seeding like the NCAA does in Omaha for the CWS?...
| Tiger Rant|| SEC baseball tournament format and possibilities - LSURussian on 5/5/13 at 1:25 pm|
(I apologize if this is Germans but I just refreshed my memory on the [b]NEW[/b] SEC baseball tournament format and thought some others might be interested.)
The tournament participants are the 12 teams with the best SEC records. This is a change where in the past 10 teams went to the tournament....
| Political Talk|| Why does she look so angry all the time? - LSURussian on 4/28/13 at 7:27 am|
Look at Moochelle. Everyone else is smiling or laughing.
| Money Talk|| Bitcoin specific Trojan virus labeled #1 cyber threat in world - LSURussian on 4/23/13 at 8:22 am|
[quote]Cyber criminals could be raking in millions of dollars using a Bitcoin-mining botnet called [b]ZeroAccess[/b], according to newly released data from network security company Fortinet.
The company found that [b]ZeroAccess[/b] --[b] [u]also used for click fraud[/u][/b] -- was the No. 1 secu...
| Political Talk|| What would you have done if this happened to you? (kind of long, sorry) - LSURussian on 4/21/13 at 9:00 pm|
Let's say you're at an LSU baseball game and the game is really boring and the crowd is quiet, sort of like last week's Grambling mid-week game.
You can't help but overhear the conversation taking place behind you.
What you hear is a young man telling his LSU professor that he is being deploy...
| Political Talk|| This tweet by Andy Daly made me chuckle... - LSURussian on 4/21/13 at 7:51 pm|
[quote]@TVsAndyDaly: When an Elvis impersonator trying to kill the President is the least interesting news story of the week, you know some shite went down.[/quote]...
| Money Talk|| IBM taking a hit today, down 8% - LSURussian on 4/19/13 at 12:26 pm|
Big Blue is off over $16/share at $190.60.
I added some shares to my existing ones when it was $14/share down.
Let me make sure I have this straight: buy high, sell low...right?...
| Political Talk|| So the suspect is either a white male or a dark skinned male.... - LSURussian on 4/17/13 at 2:10 pm|
IOW, the police have narrowed the suspect pool down to only include approximately half of the US adult population, right?
| Money Talk|| JC Penny's stock may soon live up to its name - LSURussian on 4/9/13 at 2:45 pm|
It's down another 12% to $13.95 as I post this........
| Tiger Rant|| The Wally Pontiff, Jr. LSU baseball Hall of Fame - LSURussian on 4/8/13 at 8:30 am|
I finally spent an extended amount of time yesterday going through the new Hall of Fame at the Box. I'd been through it briefly twice before but I had time yesterday to stop and watch some of the videos playing on the various TV screens.
I recommend anyone who has not had time to do this to do it...
| Help Board|| The TD address on this page results in a returned message as "undeliverable." - LSURussian on 4/7/13 at 8:07 pm|
Was this intentional? :lol:...
| Tiger Rant|| Disappointing crowd size Friday night vs Kentucky - LSURussian on 4/6/13 at 10:44 am|
Those fans who were there made plenty of noise but to draw only 7,400 for a game against a top ten ranked conference opponent was disappointing.
There were at least 10 vacant seats near my seats in the grandstand. I thought we would have had at least 9K there.
Anybody have any ideas what it is...
| Help Board|| What was the name of the former Advocate sports reporter..... - LSURussian on 3/31/13 at 8:46 pm|
.....who wrote several columns/blogs on TD.com a couple of years ago? He had a falling out with his Advocate bosses over spending the night in his office after Hurricane Gustav knocked the power out at his home for a couple of weeks.
I thought I saw him at a recent LSU baseball game and I drew a...
| SEC Rant|| Next weekend Miss St plays Florida in Starkville - LSURussian on 3/31/13 at 4:09 pm|
Will Florida make it 4 straight SEC series losses for the Dogs to start the conference schedule?
I'm guessing yes........
| Tiger Rant|| A little known statistic about Raph Rhymes - LSURussian on 3/30/13 at 11:10 am|
At least, it was little known by me.
Rhymes is the only LSU player who has gotten on base in all 26 games this season.
Katz & Ibarra have gotten on base in 25 of the 26 games played.
| Political Talk|| Why are the "free marketers" on here whining so much about Cypriot depositors? - LSURussian on 3/26/13 at 12:26 pm|
The market in Cyprus is doing what it does best, creative destruction. Weak banks will fail, stronger banks will emerge.
Many Cypriot banks took too much risk. They accumulated "hot money" laundering deposits, mostly Russian money, and grew their banks larger than their Tier I capital could suppo...
| Tiger Rant|| Bregman is named SEC Player of the Week - LSURussian on 3/25/13 at 8:33 pm|
From an email from Will Davis to Coaches Committee members a few minutes ago.
[quote][b]Bregman Named SEC Player of the Week [/b]
BATON ROUGE, La. -- LSU freshman shortstop Alex Bregman was named SEC Player of the Week Monday by the league office.
Bregman hit a remarkable .632 (12-fo...
| Tiger Rant|| Photo of Jared Mitchell sliding into Aaron Hill at spring training - LSURussian on 3/25/13 at 6:17 pm|
Sorry if already posted...
Caption reads: "[b]Chicago White Sox's Jared Mitchell, top, steals second base as he collides with Arizona Diamondbacks second baseman Aaron Hill during the second inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game on Saturday, March 9, 2013 in Scottsdale, Ariz.[/b]"...
| Political Talk|| Another Putin critic dies in Great Britain..... - LSURussian on 3/25/13 at 11:40 am|
[quote][b]Russian Oligarch and Critic of Putin Dies in Britain [/b]
MOSCOW — Boris A. Berezovsky, once the richest and most powerful of the so-called oligarchs who dominated post-Soviet Russia, and a close ally of Boris N. Yeltsin who helped install Vladimir V. Putin as president but later exiled...
| Tiger Rant|| Is anyone making the trip to Columbia, MO next weekend? - LSURussian on 3/24/13 at 7:38 pm|
I've tried every combination of departure and arrival airports I can think of.....MSY, BTR, LFT to STL, MCI (Kansas City), COU and nothing is acceptable.
How are you going?...