| Tiger Rant|| re: LSU vs UK (1986 Elite Eight)---Wow!! What a game! - GeauxTigerTM on 3/14/14 at 2:31 pm|
[quote]Probably the most amazing run by an LSU sports team in my lifetime. [/quote]
Next to the second half of 2003 & the run through the regular season in 2011, 1986's Basketball run was the most joy I've had being an LSU fan....
| Political Talk|| re: Does It Really Matter? - GeauxTigerTM on 3/14/14 at 11:16 am|
[quote]I just find it amusing at the outrage the atheist show for something they don't believe in.[/quote]
| Political Talk|| re: Does It Really Matter? - GeauxTigerTM on 3/14/14 at 11:14 am|
[quote]Paying for what?[/quote]
[quote]The prayer walks are mapped out on specific city streets with teams fanning out into the community. [b]Police escorts are provided along each route.[/b] They are, Roper has previously said, simply praying for a stop to violence. Prayer Force United believes ...
| Political Talk|| re: Does It Really Matter? - GeauxTigerTM on 3/14/14 at 11:09 am|
[quote]Not really wanting this to turn into a religious discussion[/quote]
Yes you did...it's why you posted it....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Happy Pi Day! - GeauxTigerTM on 3/14/14 at 10:53 am|
[quote]Happy Pi Day![/quote]
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8-cazxAL_tU)]Danica Explains Pi[/link]...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Some high quality literature for your Friday morning (NSFW language) - GeauxTigerTM on 3/14/14 at 8:20 am|
She's no Chaucer, but I like where she's headed....
| Political Talk|| re: Debate... Zach v. Draconian Sanctions Topic: Cap Pun - GeauxTigerTM on 3/13/14 at 1:08 pm|
[quote]What should the punishment for kidnappers be, applying your logic?[/quote]
That's actually well done...
| Political Talk|| re: Debate... Zach v. Draconian Sanctions Topic: Cap Pun - GeauxTigerTM on 3/13/14 at 12:56 pm|
[quote]Well #1 you would think that for people on the right side of the aisle, those who frequently champion smaller government and demonize the role of the state, this would be an easy issue for them. Here we literally have the state murdering its own citizens. Is that not an extension of "big gove...
| More Sports Board|| re: Aggy to play UCLA in '16 and '17 H&H series - GeauxTigerTM on 3/13/14 at 12:41 pm|
Home and home? Is that still legal?!?
| Political Talk|| re: The "religious right" is a boogeyman blown out of proportion - GeauxTigerTM on 3/12/14 at 3:09 pm|
[quote]There isn't any hate that I see. If any of you atheists and those who hate social conservatives and conservative Christians came to my Sunday School class and sat in there you would find normal Americans of different backgrounds who are nice and caring people, not hate filled. [b]Your percept...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Spin Off - Web Bday - What was the first thing you saw? - GeauxTigerTM on 3/12/14 at 9:13 am|
No idea...but this was pretty early I think.
| Tiger Rant|| re: Construction Update: Tiger Stadium South End Zone 3/11/2014 - GeauxTigerTM on 3/12/14 at 9:10 am|
[quote]I feel quite certain this will make people really mad, but here goes anyway.
I'm excited about the fact that TS will increase attendance with the expansion, but I can't help but feel that something really is lost architecturally with these expansions in the outward appearance of Tiger Stad...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Off Duty cops (NYPD) want to carry handguns into NFL stadiums - GeauxTigerTM on 3/11/14 at 12:24 pm|
[quote]I would feel safer that if there was a threat trained people who could handle it would already be in the stadium.[/quote]
I want to be clear, are you saying would would feel safer if off duty police were armed in NFL stadiums when they enter as regular fans?
For my money, that's a very ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Off Duty cops (NYPD) want to carry handguns into NFL stadiums - GeauxTigerTM on 3/11/14 at 11:57 am|
[quote]Off Duty cops (NYPD) want to carry handguns into NFL stadiums[/quote]
Show of hands...who would feel safer due to off duty police being armed at football games they are going to, presumably, as fans?
Anyone...other than police organizations?...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Jaws - GeauxTigerTM on 3/11/14 at 8:16 am|
[quote]Damn this movie holds up nice [/quote]
I was watching it last night as well, though I've never been a huge fan. No real reason...it's great and all, just not one I watch often.
That being said, I had heard about how much effort they had put into restoring the movie and how incredible i...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: SNL has run it's course. - GeauxTigerTM on 3/11/14 at 7:57 am|
[quote]I think it was the bit about planned parenthood that was the tipping point for me. When I realized that Seth Meyers wasn't the only reason the show was heavily laced with political propaganda, it made me question why I continue to watch a show that regularly offends me and has ceased to enter...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Anybody planning on watching the new Cosmos series? - GeauxTigerTM on 3/8/14 at 4:35 pm|
[quote] I can't think of a better person than Neil deGrasse Tyson to fill Dr. Sagan's shoes, except maybe that dinosaur guy with the beard and the cowboy hat. Or Aliens guy [/quote]
I love me some NDT..., but I was always hoping they'd have grabbed Brian Cox to re-do the Cosmos series. I think C...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Maybe Germans but glad to know the history of this Tiger Logo. - GeauxTigerTM on 3/7/14 at 8:49 am|
[quote]this is the only one they need. [/quote]
I'm in the VAST minority when it comes to the Eye, as I haven't been a fan of that design since I was a kid in the 80's when they introduced it. I love that it's unique, but far too often it looks more like an airbrushed T-Shirt from Spring Break t...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Maybe Germans but glad to know the history of this Tiger Logo. - GeauxTigerTM on 3/7/14 at 8:47 am|
[quote]the new one instantly reminds me of the helmet (circle) tiger, and i really like that. [/quote]
No doubt that's what it is...a revamped version of the circle helmet logo, and for that LSU, finally, needs some applause. It's what they should have been doing back in 2002.
I just prefer t...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Maybe Germans but glad to know the history of this Tiger Logo. - GeauxTigerTM on 3/7/14 at 8:42 am|
No, really. I'm not crapping on the new version that replaces Toonces, because it sure as shite is a huge upgrade. But in terms of which looks more like an actual Tiger and is more easily read from a distance, can be reproduced in various mediums, etc...I do prefer thi...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Maybe Germans but glad to know the history of this Tiger Logo. - GeauxTigerTM on 3/7/14 at 8:20 am|
[quote]Maybe Germans but glad to know the history of this Tiger Logo.[/quote]
Interesting read. I knew the logo had been used by a ton of other Tiger schools, but always assumed it started with LSU.
While I do like that logo, I prefer the circle Tiger head of the 1970's that most fans tend to...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: So I finally watched Episode IV,V,VI - GeauxTigerTM on 3/6/14 at 9:44 pm|
[quote]There are people on this board (including me) who saw the originals in the theater. [/quote]
I also own the last DVD's made available of the uncut originals. They have both the uncuts originals and the first reworkings tha...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Death of Toonces! - GeauxTigerTM on 3/6/14 at 11:02 am|
[quote]It's like these people in charge are retarded
What moron thought toonces would be a good idea?
What a joke that logo has been. [/quote]
I get why they were looking to rebrand things. Back in 2002 LSU was still using that block LSU with the script Tigers over the bottom. That looked...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Death of Toonces! - GeauxTigerTM on 3/6/14 at 6:58 am|
"The last time we introduced a new logo, we had a lot of fanfare with it and made a big deal out of it,” Bonnette said. [b]"It was received well in some respects and not so well in others.[/b] We just figure this time we’ll phase this one in and phase out the old one.”
This part just isn't true. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Man dead after refusing to show police ID - GeauxTigerTM on 3/4/14 at 11:39 pm|
[quote]So you don't think the legal authority figure who arrives at the scene should dominant the situation?[/quote]
Dominate? No. Run, manage, officiate, etc...sure...unless and until it requires someone to dominate it.
But as we all know, that is not what many officers think needs to happe...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Jennette McCurdy (iCarly girl) is kinda a freak - GeauxTigerTM on 3/4/14 at 11:27 pm|
Ok...gather 'round. Here's the story...
She was on Pete Holmes' podcast, You Made it Weird. Apparently she's a big fan of his. She had mentioned she was on Nerdist, so they got her on his show.
Anyway...Pete asked her about this guy and she told the story. It started out as him listing her...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| re: Kirk Merritt earns opening invite - GeauxTigerTM on 3/4/14 at 1:30 pm|
| Tiger Rant|| re: Former LSU QB Jarrett Lee signs with BC Lions - GeauxTigerTM on 2/28/14 at 10:02 pm|
[quote]Former LSU QB Jarrett Lee signs with BC Lions[/quote]
As is the case with all of our former Tigers, I wish him good luck....
| Political Talk|| re: The Real Emerging Jim Crow Is the Gay Rights Movement and their Media - GeauxTigerTM on 2/28/14 at 10:11 am|
[quote]That's fine, but you are still equating two situations that are not the same. [/quote]
I disagree. The difference is that I don't happen to think that a bigoted position derived from one's religious beliefs have any more merit than bigoted positions derived from any other place. As such,...
| Political Talk|| re: The Real Emerging Jim Crow Is the Gay Rights Movement and their Media - GeauxTigerTM on 2/28/14 at 9:24 am|
[quote]asurob1 may take offense that you do not consider him notable.[/quote]
I don't spend a ton of time on the PoliBoard anymore...for obvious reasons...so I didn't read that 35+ pager that was linked above, which is why I did not see asu take that stance. It surprises me.
I'll still stand ...