| Movie/TV Board|| re: Charlie Hunnam will be the next King Arthur - LouisianaLonghorn on 8/28/14 at 6:02 pm|
[quote]Yeah I guess it wouldnt be that hard to explain why a black guy is in 5th century Britain. But some explanation would prob be desirable, and I hope it doesn't come off as contrived. [/quote]
Arthur wasn't mentored by a "Merlin-like figure." He was mentored by Merlin....and Elizabeth Olsen...
| SEC Rant|| re: LSU fans, if you could choose today between Saban and Miles, who'd you hire? - LouisianaLonghorn on 8/28/14 at 8:52 am|
[quote]Les has developed into a keeper for life imo.[/quote]
Just what Bama fans want to hear....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Les Miles Writes letter to Baton Rouge - LouisianaLonghorn on 8/27/14 at 11:25 am|
[quote]You know Les actually sat down and wrote that too.[/quote]
I bet he didn't. It's actually grammatically correct. :lol:...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Favorite Shakespeare adaptation? - LouisianaLonghorn on 8/26/14 at 10:52 am|
Mine is "Men of Respect."
The story of Macbeth set in the world of Mafia crime families....
| Tiger Rant|| re: TGBFTL--Saturday Morning Practice March Down Victory Hill - LouisianaLonghorn on 8/23/14 at 11:46 am|
[quote] No.. When LSU plays at NFL stadiums instead of marching into the stadium the band walks in and gets patted down by security.[/quote]
They've done their full pre-game field show at neutral site games before. I hope they will do it again, especially since Wisconsin isn't bringing their ban...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Guilbeau comments on Gus Kattengell show last night (NOLA ESPN affiliate).. - LouisianaLonghorn on 8/22/14 at 11:07 am|
[quote]Miles inability to recruit a top QB looms to doom this season more than any other. [/quote]
Let's pray that at least one of our QBs is as good as advertised.
If not, we could be screwed not only this season, but potentially next year as well. ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: The Strain Season Long Thread - LouisianaLonghorn on 8/18/14 at 10:08 pm|
[quote]so is he the original master like dracula or is he a new master?[/quote]
Dracula doesn't exist in this universe. There are 7 ancient vampire masters and Sardu is one of them. They can change bodies and are each over 1,000 years old. ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Speculation Thread (Possible Spoilers) - LouisianaLonghorn on 8/14/14 at 5:29 pm|
[quote]Can you really see a superman or a wonder woman in Nolans "realistic" world he created for Batman? [/quote]
I think the idea of a race of amazons existing in the present day is more believeable than a flying alien in a cape....
| Tiger Rant|| re: How big is LSU football in your life? - LouisianaLonghorn on 8/13/14 at 11:33 am|
[quote]you base your respect of a man on his losing a football game? that's really sad[/quote]
Actually, the way Miles screwed Jarrett Lee over is what made me lose respect for him. The horrendous coaching job he did on 1/9 just cemented it for me. I can support the team and not like the coach...
| Tiger Rant|| re: How big is LSU football in your life? - LouisianaLonghorn on 8/13/14 at 9:33 am|
[quote]Don't really understand the people that lost fandom after losing the national championship.[/quote]
I'm one of those people, to a degree. I didn't become any less of an LSU fan after the debacle on 1/9/12, but my respect for Miles took a huge hit after that season....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: The Strain Season Long Thread - LouisianaLonghorn on 8/12/14 at 10:41 am|
[quote]This wasn't covered in the books?[/quote]
It was in the novels but thus far they haven't touched on it in the series....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: The Strain Season Long Thread - LouisianaLonghorn on 8/11/14 at 3:01 pm|
[quote]Im curious why the master or whomever was killing people in the concentration camp let abraham live[/quote]
It was the Master, and it isn't explained in the novel why he killed some but let Abraham live. I wish they would've gone into the back story of Jusef Sardu and how he became the Ma...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Click Here to Laugh at Bama Fans - LouisianaLonghorn on 8/9/14 at 12:19 am|
Have y'all seen this?
| Tiger Rant|| re: Convince me that LSU's 2014 offense won't be a repeat of the JJ days - LouisianaLonghorn on 8/7/14 at 5:17 pm|
[quote]Plus they are both very intelligent and shy away from arrogance[/quote]
I have been very impressed by what I've heard from both AJ and BH. Neither one seems to be the "me first" type that JJ was. ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: New For 2014: Football GameDay Traffic, Parking - LouisianaLonghorn on 8/7/14 at 1:25 pm|
Does anyone have any experience with parking in the garage next to the bookstore? Is it hard to get in and out?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Serious questions about spending priorities at LSU. - LouisianaLonghorn on 8/7/14 at 11:23 am|
[quote]The funding problem is due to too many hands in the cookie jar. We support too many universities in the state that don't produce much of any value. [/quote]
This has been the problem for years. When Jindal was first elected, I thought that he might make the funding of the state flagship ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: New For 2014: Football GameDay Traffic, Parking - LouisianaLonghorn on 8/7/14 at 9:20 am|
[quote]Golf Course Driving Range (Public) – 800 spaces Gourrier at River Road – “Levee Lots South” (Public) – 700 spaces [/quote]
Are these paved or gravel lots? If they're grass only, won't LSU close them if it rains hard? ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Construction Update: Tiger Stadium; Tennis, Gymnastics... 8/6/2014 - LouisianaLonghorn on 8/6/14 at 6:10 pm|
[quote]I appreciate the response, but how hard is it for LSU to just throw some paint on it now while it's still under construction? It's hard to believe that LSU is going to debut the expansion with half of it bare concrete & the other half painted arches. [/quote]
In the original renderings of ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: The SECN school-by-school graphics revealed... here's LSU's - LouisianaLonghorn on 8/6/14 at 2:36 pm|
[quote]and no live tiger. probably two of the top 5 things LSU is known for[/quote]
They should've had the sign say "Geaux Tigers" instead of "Live Purple, Love Gold."...
| Tiger Rant|| re: spinoff thread: Death Valley vs Seahawk's stadium - LouisianaLonghorn on 8/6/14 at 2:13 pm|
[quote]They do blast those speakers until the 15 second mark on the playclock.[/quote]
Didn't the SEC recently revise the rules to allow "artificial noise" during play for this season? LSU has never mic'd the band or the crowd as far as I know, but several other SEC stadiums do. Florida has don...