| More Sports Board|| The death of sports as we know it: Lawyers smell blood, attack like sharks... - Captain Ron on 3/6/14 at 2:37 pm|
This TD ad just popped up....
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Does anyone want to join a Fantasy Baseball league? - Captain Ron on 3/6/14 at 11:01 am|
Scoring TBD (Rotisserie, HTH, etc)
| More Sports Board|| 14 additional rule changes proposed by Nick Saban to make CFB safer... - Captain Ron on 3/6/14 at 10:53 am|
Enjoy, whether it's germans or not.:cheers:
[quote]1. Auburn may no longer play college football.
This may seem unfair, but think of all the injuries that have occurred in the Iron Bowl.
Why put player safety at stake with another football game?
Instead, Alabama will play Samford each ...
| Tiger Rant|| Spring Practice starts on Friday, March 7th.. - Captain Ron on 3/5/14 at 1:11 pm|
Where will Miles and most of the staff be Friday night?
Don't worry, Saban will have his handlers attend in his stead.
| O-T Lounge|| Strong winter storms have unearthed WW2 era unexploded bombs along UK beaches.. - Captain Ron on 2/26/14 at 10:55 am|
[quote]The storms that have ravaged and reshaped parts of the British coastline have led to the discovery of wartime shells long-buried on beaches.
There are also fears that flooding along the T...
| O-T Lounge|| Joke du jour: Boudreaux's missing wife.. - Captain Ron on 2/17/14 at 4:52 pm|
Boudreaux's wife went missing one day. A few days later, the State Police showed up at his door.
SP: "Boudreaux, we have bad news, good news and great news."
Boudreaux: "What's the bad news?"
SP: "We pulled your wife out of the bay this morning. She's dead."
Boudreaux: "What's the good n...
| O-T Lounge|| This gadget looks cool: Coin - Captain Ron on 2/4/14 at 3:24 pm|
Basically a replacement for multiple cards (Debit/CC).
Reduces what you have to carry around.
| Movie/TV Board|| Which is better: Amazon Instant, Netflix, Redbox Instant or Hulu? - Captain Ron on 2/3/14 at 4:43 pm|
If they satisfy different areas of instant play, what is the best?
Currently have Netflix and Amazon Prime....
| O-T Lounge|| Today, on this date in 1945, this BAM received America's Highest Military Honor. - Captain Ron on 1/31/14 at 3:21 pm|
(BAM = BAD arse MOTHERfrickER)
MURPHY, AUDIE L
Rank and organization: Second Lieutenant, U.S. Army, Company B 1 5th Infantry, 3d Infantry Division. Place and date: Near Holtzwihr France, 26 January 1945. Entered service at: Dallas, Tex. Birth: Hunt County, near Kingston, Tex. G.O. No.. 65, 9 Aug...
| O-T Lounge|| Has anyone else seen the infomercial for Posigen? - Captain Ron on 1/20/14 at 5:26 pm|
It's a solar power group that specializes in leasing the systems.
It came on after the 49ers/Seahawks game.
They promoted a $60/mo lease but also said that they would do a whole home inspection to make your home energy efficient which is included in the cost.
These companies WANT you to pur...
| More Sports Board|| What event, in your opinion, kicks off the new year in Sports? - Captain Ron on 1/16/14 at 10:05 am|
The Superbowl is tied to the previous year's season, so I'll go with..
| More Sports Board|| PGA W2 2014: Humana Challenge.. Gary Woodland is stalking the leaders! - Captain Ron on 1/16/14 at 8:35 am|
January 16-19, 2014
PGA West (Palmer) - La Quinta, CA | Par 72 6,950 Yards
La Quinta CC - La Quinta, CA | Par 72 7,060 Yards
PGA West (Nicklaus) | Par 72 6,924 Yards
2013 Champion: Brian Gay
Showdown 2014: Peterson vs Reed vs Loupe
| O-T Lounge|| Day-care robberies from cars are happening in Baton Rouge lately.. - Captain Ron on 1/15/14 at 9:13 am|
Most people, when they stop the pick up their children from a day care facility, go in without locking the doors of their car behind them.
Thieves wait for that moment to make a quick grab of anything they can get their hands on while the parent is inside.
It's all done in less than 30-45 seco...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| Head coaches get extra visits when they are down a position coach.. - Captain Ron on 1/15/14 at 8:59 am|
You think Les will wait a few more days (before naming an OL coach) and visit some key players using those extra visits?
| Tiger Rant|| Larry Porter may be rejoining the staff at a different capacity than before.. - Captain Ron on 1/10/14 at 8:09 am|
..meaning he won't be the RB coach.
1st guess is TE coach....
| Coaching Changes|| Where will Ed Orgeron land? - Captain Ron on 1/3/14 at 4:41 pm|
It's been very quiet since Sarkisian said he wanted to bring him back to USC nearly 12 days ago.
..but that was only after his own DL coach/recruiting coordinator was implicated in shenanigans at UW.
His family is in Mandeville where his son is a stud WR at Mandeville High....
| Coaching Changes|| Schiano to Miami if Golden leaves? - Captain Ron on 1/3/14 at 4:39 pm|
Left Miami for Rutgers where he built them up before heading to TB....
| LSU Recruiting Board|| So the rumor du jour is that Sumlin promises no drug testing to recruits? - Captain Ron on 1/3/14 at 9:46 am|
Hey, Speedy! Smoke up as much as you want. You'll never get tested!
3 current A&M players were busted with pot but never implicated by university testing....
| Food and Drink Board|| Hottest hot sauce you're ever tried? - Captain Ron on 1/2/14 at 12:47 pm|
I've tried this one:
800,000 scoville units.
This one, however, lingers longer:
120,000 scoville units.
The Da bomb, at least has some semblance of flavor...
| More Sports Board|| Anyone interested in a bowl pickem? - Captain Ron on 12/20/13 at 7:21 pm|
$25, 32 bowls, ATS and confidence ranked.
Last place gets their money back.
Give me an email address and I'll send you the form.
Deadline to return the entry form is midnight tonight....
| More Sports Board|| Survivor pools: How would this make you feel/WWYD? - Captain Ron on 12/16/13 at 11:09 am|
5 guys entered this weekend in a $45,000+ survivor pool.
One guy won with Carolina, one guy has Detroit tonight, and the three remaining had Philadelphia.
I bet the final two will split if Detroit wins tonight.
If you had Detroit, would you be placing a hedge somewhere on Baltimore...
| O-T Lounge|| Arrest made in the rape of a young woman during the LSU vs Texas A&M game.. - Captain Ron on 12/10/13 at 10:39 am|
[quote]BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Atlanta Police have arrested a suspect in a rape that happened on the LSU campus on November 23, during the LSU vs. Texas A&M game.
Detectives say Ford followed a woman into a portable toilet around 3 p.m. and raped her. The portable toilet was located between the ...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Tonights game: 15F and 25mph winds at kickoff; will feel like -1 and worsening.. - Captain Ron on 12/9/13 at 2:32 pm|
The wind is projected to lessen (18mph) by the end of the game, but it'll feel like -6 at 10pm. The gusts will be 5-10mph stronger throughout the game.
The field was horrible a couple of weeks ago. How will it look tonight? Frozen mud?...
| O-T Lounge|| TD WTF Ad of the Day: Cyclists, would you wear DeSoto Cool wings? - Captain Ron on 12/5/13 at 11:09 am|
A Swimoutlet ad. ...
| More Sports Board|| Missouri's chances to play in the BCSNCG.. - Captain Ron on 12/2/13 at 3:53 pm|
Alabama is currently 8th the CM poll and Mizzou is 3rd.
If Ohio State loses to Michigan State, and Missouri wins, Missouri would move from #3 to #1 in the CM poll and Alabama would actually drop to 9th as Michigan State moves up.
The current difference between Alabama and Missouri will be easi...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Playoff percentages: How many leagues of yours did you make the playoffs? - Captain Ron on 12/2/13 at 2:18 pm|
I'm missing out on 1 out of 7 on 7 totally independent leagues:
1. Top 2 seed in a 12 team league
2. 6th seed in a 12 team league (losing Rodgers killed me in 3 consecutive weeks)
3. Either 1 or 3 seed in a 12 team league: Come on Brees!
4. Currently 2nd in a 17 week, non-playoff league, 1-gam...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| League votes on 4 3-team divisions at the draft and this is the result... - Captain Ron on 12/2/13 at 11:04 am|
I was against it for this one reason. You could easily have a divisional imbalance.
The 3 worst teams managed to get in the same division and a 5-8 team is in the playoffs.
I half jokingly remarked that we should vote on a new format next year: 6 2-team divisions.. I call it the...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| At what time today will the Saints sign Nnamdi Asomugha? - Captain Ron on 11/22/13 at 9:02 am|
The short week killed any chances of signing him on Monday, but the extended 10 day break could get him up to speed to play some vs Seattle....
| O-T Lounge|| Most famous person your are connected to through Facebook or LinkedIn? - Captain Ron on 11/21/13 at 3:59 pm|
Who you got? Not a fake or fan page.
I know mine is legit, because I connected through his brother; who I was stationed with during an enlisted military stint.
I'll post in a few.
ETA: Tim McGraw
| O-T Lounge|| Would you pay a contractor who bid a project that will not turn over any CAD... - Captain Ron on 11/12/13 at 1:47 pm|
files that he generated?
No contract was ever signed.
1. Bid came in substantially higher than his initial $ figure.
2. Decided to bring in other contractors as a competitive bid to verify the cost. The two others came in lower.
3. Chose one of the other contractors.
4. Initial contra...