| Political Talk|| Ebola kills senior doctor in Liberia - Flame Salamander on 7/27/14 at 5:29 pm|
[quote]The situation "is getting more and more scary," Nyenswah said.[/quote]
[quote]The organization said Dr. Kent Brantly, 33, of Ft. Worth, Texas, was being treated at a hospital in Monrovia. Brantly had been serving as medical director for the aid organization's case management center there. ...
| More Sports Board|| Why are the NO Zephyrs the only LA pro baseball team? - Flame Salamander on 6/10/14 at 8:43 pm|
The only one pro team in the entire state is the minor league New Orleans Zephyrs. Baton Rouge, Shreveport, Lafayette and Lake Charles are big enough towns to have some level of minor league ball. Baton Rouge and Shreveport are two of the biggest metro areas in the US w/o minor league teams.
| More Sports Board|| Massive Brawl Women's Hockey USA v. Canada - Flame Salamander on 2/7/14 at 7:56 am|
What a start to the Winter Olympics. Fists flying! These women hate one another. Now I see why they wear face masks....
| O-T Lounge|| Folk, Protest Legend Pete Seegar Dies at 94 - Flame Salamander on 1/28/14 at 7:02 am|
There is one less giant in the world today.
| More Sports Board|| Discovery of New Knee Ligament Could Be ACL Breakthrough - Flame Salamander on 11/7/13 at 10:27 am|
Sports Medicine related article on the discovery of a new knee ligament by Belgium doctors. The new ligament is called ALL and damage to it could be what is responsible for the "pivot shift" that still occurs after ACL type surgeries.
| Tiger Rant|| LSU Currently 6th Overall in the 5 BCS Computer Rankings Out. - Flame Salamander on 10/14/13 at 9:47 am|
Computer Rankings released to date are: Massey, Sagarin ELO, Colley Matrix, Billingsley and Anderson. Wolfe doesn't publish his first until after next weekends results.
(I arrived at my aggregate numbers by giving eg.)one point to a first place in a ranking and 13 points to a 13 ranking.)
| Tiger Rant|| LSU Currently 6th in the 5 BCS Computer Polls Out. - Flame Salamander on 10/14/13 at 9:09 am|
| Tiger Rant|| R Robinson Flattens State QB Prescott on T White Interception - Flame Salamander on 10/6/13 at 9:17 am|
Miss State QB #15 Prescott comes near the goal line to help on the tackle and is crushed and flattened helmet to helmet style on a block by Robinson around the 5 yd line on the T White pick with 14:24 left in the 4th quarter.
GIF worthy! ...
| Tiger Rant|| ESPNU has A&M@ALA on now (4PM)...ALA@LSU on next(6:30) - Flame Salamander on 8/25/13 at 4:17 pm|
Comcast Cable's Guide Info has the following description of the LSU game, "Les Miles' Tigers let unbeaten Alabama slip away with a 21-17 win in Baton Rouge, despite a 2-0 edge in takeaways, a 104-yard edge on offense and the Tide's 1-for-9 third-down conversion rate."
| Tiger Rant|| North Carolina Loses to Clemson 5-4 in 11. LSU has best record!!! - Flame Salamander on 4/1/13 at 8:49 pm|
Clemson still batting with bases juiced and two outs.
...now to the bottom of the 11th...still 5-4....
| Tiger Rant|| Will LSU even be top ten preseason next year? - Flame Salamander on 1/7/13 at 10:40 pm|
Listening to tonights announcers and other national sports heads on the radio I hear names like...Bama, Oregon, OSU, FSU, GA, ATM, FL, ND.
Not one peep about LSU in a positive light...just musberger constantly rubbing 1/9 in.
Chicken Bowl flame-out hurt us. Another shitty offseason to stew.
| SEC Rant|| still just one penalty called against alabama... - Flame Salamander on 12/1/12 at 5:44 pm|
with all of their paid off SEC officials it still can't help them win because of the fact that they are the 3rd best team in the SEC WEST.
(tired of Danielson sucking their dicks so much)...
| Tiger Rant|| LSU set to finish 3rd in SEC West next year due to scheduling. - Flame Salamander on 11/13/12 at 12:41 am|
Next year AL plays UK and UT from the East...two easy wins.
ATM plays Mizzou and Vandy...two easy wins.
LSU plays UGA and FLA...two very tough games of which LSU could easily lose one.
Losing one puts you behind ATM and Bama.
LSU has been set up not to win the SEC next year by the head o...
| SEC Rant|| SEC Scheduling determines who plays for SEC Championship - Flame Salamander on 11/10/12 at 10:20 pm|
Georgia and Alabama are both set to play for the SEC Championship game. Neither of them had to play one of the big 3 teams from the other Conference...(USC, GA, FL in East and AL, LSU, ATM in the West). Thus, they only really each played two tough games all year.
As the SEC teams beat each oth...
| More Sports Board|| How to watch Cardinals Baseball this afternoon in Texas? - Flame Salamander on 8/25/12 at 12:48 pm|
Fox has the Cardinals/Reds Saturday baseball game as an alternate here in Texas where they are showing the Rangers as the Regional game. Saturday afternoon games aren't shown on my Comcast baseball package and not on MLB.TV...Fox keeps them blacked out.
Any suggestions on how to catch the Cardin...