| O-T Lounge|| Your Most Hated Product? - austintigerdad on 2/8/14 at 8:19 pm|
My most hated consumer product has got to be Blu-Ray disks and players.
It pisses me off to wait 5 minutes before rented Blu-Ray movies start, while the player contacts Sony over the Internet to see if I've copied the disk. Meanwhile half the kids in the US have already downloaded the content fo...
| O-T Lounge|| What Daily Vehicle – If You Were Very Rich? - austintigerdad on 1/29/14 at 2:33 pm|
Awhile back I saw a famous billionaire drive up at the local airport. I've also spotted some A-list celebrities arriving at the talent agency next to my employer's Los Angeles office.
When they drive themselves it seems like a lot of these people use vehicles like Range Rovers, Land Cruisers, an...
| O-T Lounge|| I Disagree with Some of You Pot Smokers - austintigerdad on 1/17/14 at 3:29 pm|
Does anyone else disagree with some of the pot smokers on the OT who predict that it will be decades before we in the Bible belt get legalized weed?
I expect that within 18 months everyone will accept that Colorado and Washington State haven't fallen into anarchy.
As soon as that happens, mon...
| Tiger Rant|| Upcoming Basketball Games on ESPN3 - austintigerdad on 12/10/11 at 2:50 pm|
Got a nice, early holiday gift when I saw today that ESPN3 is streaming these games in the next month.
12/19 9:00 PM EST Marquette vs. LSU ESPN3
1/02 7:00 PM EST Virginia vs. LSU ESPN3
1/07 1:30 PM ES...
| Tiger Rant|| LSU Hoops vs. South Alabama TONIGHT Free Streaming Audio 7PM - austintigerdad on 11/23/11 at 3:31 pm|
It looks like free streaming audio of tonight's 7:00 PM basketball game can be heard on the [link=(http://wnsp.com/wordpress/)]South Alabama radio website[/link].
I can't find the game scheduled on ESPN3 despite what it says on the [link=(http://www.usajaguars.com/index.aspx?path...
| Tiger Rant|| LSU Basketball 7.5 Point Favorite Over WKU - austintigerdad on 11/18/11 at 10:10 am|
Did anyone find a free audio feed of today's 12:00 PM game?...
| Tiger Rant|| LSU Basketball: ESPN "Primer for the Charleston Classic" - austintigerdad on 11/17/11 at 9:33 am|
[quote]Projected champion: Northwestern. Look for the Wildcats to get by LSU and Tulsa before beating Seton Hall in the title game.[/quote]
Game is on ESPNU at ...
| Tiger Rant|| Free LSU Basketball Coastal Carolina Internet Audio 5:45 PM (11/15) - austintigerdad on 11/15/11 at 5:17 am|
For those of us outside BR without Geaux Zone it appears that the Coastal Carolina basketball site will have a free Internet audio stream of Tuesday's game starting at 5:45 PM.
Click the [b]Chanticlee...
| Tiger Rant|| LSU-Bama in "The Onion" - austintigerdad on 11/4/11 at 2:09 pm|
Money Quote: [b]"Consider revising preseason goal of starting 8-0 when losing to LSU."[/b]
| Tiger Rant|| Bama's "Mental Conditioning Coach" Article in SI - austintigerdad on 11/3/11 at 12:56 pm|
Andy Staples' article suggests that Trevor Moawad's mind tricks are a big deal. Are they?...
| Tiger Rant|| Q&A with ESPN's Kirk Herbstreit Article - austintigerdad on 11/2/11 at 4:26 pm|
Nice, reasonably positive assessment by Kirk Herbstreit. Among the money quotes:
[quote][b]Give me your prediction.[/b]
"(Laughs) I honestly don't know. At different times over the last couple w...
| Tiger Rant|| ESPN LSU Basketball Preview Article - austintigerdad on 11/2/11 at 12:21 pm|
[quote]With good size and depth in the frontcourt and some potential stars in the backcourt, Johnson has the most talent he's had since his first season. The T...
| Tiger Rant|| Worst Bleacher Report Nonsense Yet: "Has Les Miles Both Sold His Soul..." - austintigerdad on 10/31/11 at 3:37 pm|
Worse than the usual Bleacher Report drivel... read only if you want to be pissed off....
| Tiger Rant|| NY Times: "LSU Playing Alabama-Style Football" - austintigerdad on 10/23/11 at 8:32 am|
Anyone else peeved at this statement in the NY Times?[link=(http://www.nytimes.com/2011/10/23/sports/ncaafootball/lsu-beats-auburn-on-road-to-showdown-with-alabama.html)]LINK[/link][quote]L.S.U. (8-0) is off to its best start in 38 years by playing Alabama-style football. As they have all season, th...
| Tiger Rant|| Basketball JH41 Monster Jump - austintigerdad on 10/12/11 at 7:09 am|
Can't wait for the season to start.
| Tiger Rant|| Brad Wing Punishment? - austintigerdad on 10/10/11 at 2:43 pm|
Per MrSEC.com: [link=(http://www.mrsec.com/2011/10/lsus-wing-to-get-it-good-over-celebration-penalty/)]LINK[/link]
[quote]Brad Wing will be punished come Monday. He will have some running. It will be bad. Les Miles is not happy.[/quote]
Can anyone verify?...
| Tiger Rant|| CBS NY: "Couches Set on Fire... After Mountaineer Victory" - austintigerdad on 9/23/11 at 10:50 am|
[link=(http://newyork.cbslocal.com/2011/09/23/caseys-call-uconn-holds-the-key-week-4-college-football-preview/)]LINK[/link][quote]What worries me about LSU heading into this game is their over-the-top cockiness and sense of entitlement. They’ve been talking trash all week and have vowed to shut out ...
| Tiger Rant|| Chuckle: "West Virginia defense focused on slowing down tough LSU running game" - austintigerdad on 9/21/11 at 10:43 am|
From the WVU student publication "The Daily Athenaeum"
[quote]Senior defensive end Bruce Irvin knows he's not the biggest defensive end in the country, but is conf...
| Tiger Rant|| WWL "Expert: DA tossing 'hot potato' LSU case to grand jury " - austintigerdad on 9/20/11 at 1:05 pm|
[quote]Legal analyst Tim Meche noted, "This case is a hot potato that no prosecutor really wants to handle."
He says the district attorney likely wants to see this case go away.
| Tiger Rant|| ESPN Blog: "Lee should start even if Jefferson returns" - austintigerdad on 9/19/11 at 11:00 am|
[quote]You never mess with a good thing, and Lee is the answer now and he’s the answer if Jefferson comes back to the team this season[/quote]...
| Tiger Rant|| Anthony Randolph at Basketball Practice? - austintigerdad on 8/9/11 at 5:43 pm|
[quote]Randolph met with LSU coach Trent Johnson about volunteering to help at the Tigers’ practices to gain coaching experience. If OK’d by the NCAA, Randolph would like to assist his old team.
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| FS: 4 LSU-Rice Basketball Tickets (12/29) Close By the Tiger Bench - austintigerdad on 11/17/10 at 11:51 am|
Four LSU-Rice Men's Basketball Tickets for 12/29/2010, Tudor Fieldhouse (Houston) Section 111, Row "B," Seats 7 / 8 / 9 / 10.
Paid $271.55 for all four tickets after a gal in the Rice ticket office told me that an alum contributes big $$$ for seats this close to the Visitor bench. Now the family ...