| Food and Drink Board|| re: What are the board's thoughts on Iris in the FQ? - sol graves on 8/21/13 at 1:35 pm|
fantastic meal and even better service. it is in the french quarter but does not have the french quarter tourist prices. you can literally park across the street.
also i second the pork cheek ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Lionel Hollins out of Memphis - sol graves on 6/10/13 at 6:49 pm|
I follow the Grizz and have been for several years. i had season tix when they were absolutely miserable and as a western conference finalist. i appreciate what Lionel Hollins did as a coach, but it was time to part ways.
The way he played the media the past few weeks was a joke. Like anothe...
| Pelicans Talk|| re: If Not Rivers, Who . . . - sol graves on 1/27/13 at 6:44 pm|
[quote]Umm, what? Since when? [/quote]
Sorry, I meant this game...
| Pelicans Talk|| re: If Not Rivers, Who . . . - sol graves on 1/27/13 at 6:19 pm|
Tony Wroten of the Grizz went 25th and playing better than Gravy...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Ghost River Brewing - sol graves on 11/12/12 at 9:15 am|
they sell the golden ale in memphis in bottles, from what i understand it is only the memphis area....
| Food and Drink Board|| Iris- Inside Bienville House - sol graves on 10/17/12 at 9:00 am|
Heading there this weekend for the first time. Anyone have any recommendations?...
| Hurricane Isaac Board|| re: leaving town. should i go to houston or memphis? - sol graves on 8/29/12 at 2:56 pm|
[quote]yes, but we went to their last event (555) and it was awesome. Well worth the price of admission.[/quote]
i am going to the sunday event. you going this weekend?
| Hurricane Isaac Board|| re: leaving town. should i go to houston or memphis? - sol graves on 8/29/12 at 9:44 am|
[quote]it is projected to go right around Memphis[/quote]
as in bypass Memphis...
| Hurricane Isaac Board|| re: leaving town. should i go to houston or memphis? - sol graves on 8/29/12 at 9:33 am|
it is projected to go right around Memphis.
Also, this weekend in Memphis is the Memphis Music and Heritage Fest which is free on Main St.
It is also Cochon which is a Porkand Bourbon festival. Cochon is on the pricey side though....
| O-T Lounge|| re: safety of midtown Memphis near Overton Park? - sol graves on 8/21/12 at 3:56 pm|
i've been in memphis for a while now and lived in most of the areas mentioned in the post... midtown, downtown, u of m area, high point, etc.
crime is everywhere so i am not sure whey people say it only happens in the city and not the suburbs. the scariest thing in the city is to see someone all...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: What are some good restaurants in Downtown Memphis? - sol graves on 11/15/11 at 8:28 pm|
Circa closed downtown location and opened out east. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: NYC rats - sol graves on 8/26/11 at 10:22 am|
[quote]Pam Davis, 43, added, "They're here day and night. We don't dodge bullets. We dodge rats.They're so big, they should charge them rent." [/quote]
a reader posted a comment that NYC should charge pam davis rent.
| O-T Lounge|| re: NYC rats - sol graves on 8/26/11 at 10:08 am|
[quote]Better question... what's a black man in NYC doing with a goddamn pitchfork? [/quote]
he was a repair man at the projects...
| O-T Lounge|| NYC rats - sol graves on 8/26/11 at 10:05 am|
and these people are worried about hurricanes?
| O-T Lounge|| re: Tonight @ chelseas - sol graves on 8/25/11 at 8:21 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| Tonight @ chelseas - sol graves on 8/25/11 at 8:13 pm|
One of memphis' best bands is playing. John Paul Keith and the 1,4,5's. They are on Fat Possum's spinoff label Big Legal Mess records. They took Austin by storm at SXSW a few years back. Think Chuck Berry meets Doug Sahm.
Check them out. Trust me you won't regret it. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Americana/ alt.country/ Whatchamacallit Music Thread - sol graves on 8/10/11 at 3:17 pm|
Here are some more
| O-T Lounge|| Memphis Teacher Stabbed by Student - sol graves on 8/10/11 at 2:09 pm|
3rd day of school. This was a private school in a pretty decent neighborhood.
A 48-year-old female, who was a teacher and principal, was found dead today at the Memphis Junio...
| O-T Lounge|| New Evidence in West Memphis 3 Case - sol graves on 7/26/11 at 12:11 pm|
Cue the Eddie Vedder and Metallica concerts...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Beauty Shop - Memphis, Tn - sol graves on 7/21/11 at 9:43 am|
actually live around the corner from this place.
very good but not great. i would probably recommend others before beauty shop but this place is solid. the same lady that owns this joint owns the sushi place next door and a few others around town....
| Gaming Board|| re: Coaching names - sol graves on 7/13/11 at 1:09 am|
Thanks. I had turned auto save off and apparently you can edit but not save coach names with it off. ...
| Gaming Board|| Coaching names - sol graves on 7/13/11 at 12:58 am|
I see how to edit names but how do you save them? After editing I go to save and it says I have no new files to save. Every time I start a new season the coaching names go back to default. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: 2011 NBA draft day rumors - sol graves on 6/23/11 at 4:38 pm|
[quote]the Grizzlies proved they can play better without Rudy Gay, which makes Rudy expendable.[/quote]
they also proved that with rudy gay playing instead of sam young, they are in the western finals and could be in the nba finals....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Dining in Hot Springs - sol graves on 6/15/11 at 2:46 pm|
the owner of this place is originally from cuba. its not mexican. really really good nuevo latina cuisine. i wouldnt say it is 100% cuban but definitely heavily influenced.
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Uncle Lou's Fried Chicken - Memphis - sol graves on 6/8/11 at 1:22 pm|
yes its great. dont work too far from it and yes its in a bad neighborhood but just have common sense and you will be fine....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Memphis Eats.... 2 Dinners...... - sol graves on 6/6/11 at 5:53 pm|
[quote]is hueys decent?[/quote]
hueys is decent. burgers, beer and bar food.
i like bardog better. its on monroe and closer to your hotel.
also the place called local is good but has shi!tty service.
| More Sports Board|| re: Portland Trailblazers pushing Brandon Roy to retire - sol graves on 5/27/11 at 12:24 pm|
remember when a certain team signed darius miles to a long term deal and then told him to retire because his knees were shot. then this same team threatened nba teams for signging darius miles to a contract becasue they would be responsible for his long term contract.
hmmmm.... sounds like a p...
| Pelicans Talk|| re: Andrew Goudelock - sol graves on 5/26/11 at 12:38 pm|
[quote]Shaky D though, which makes me think Monty would not want him. [/quote]
not good when playing college of charleston opponents...
| More Sports Board|| re: Charles Barkley on Kendrick Perkins - sol graves on 5/12/11 at 10:20 am|
kendrick perkins has more fouls than points in this series....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Adding oil to water for boiling pasta / Rosemary on steak marinade. - sol graves on 5/11/11 at 10:13 am|
every type of marinade needs some type of acid. vinegar, wine, citrus juice, most juices, etc. without the acid, little or no flavor will penetrate the meat, chicken, fish, or whatever.