| Tiger Rant|| re: 2015 Football Schedule & Changes - TigerintheNO on 3/10/14 at 12:18 pm|
[quote]it is still a 6-1-1, and yet another "bridge" schedule [/quote]
UGA AD last week said that it was still 6-1-1 format...
| More Sports Board|| re: Rank the Big 4 sports in terms of intelligence levels of the avg fan - TigerintheNO on 3/9/14 at 8:51 pm|
NHL season ticket holders have higher incomes than the other 3 sports season ticket holders. Heard thar this weekend...
| O-T Lounge|| re: The best and worst of the 50 states in America - TigerintheNO on 3/9/14 at 4:47 pm|
[quote][b]Least Friendly[/b]: If you're an American who doesn't speak French, the least friendly place in North America is the Canadian province of Quebec.[/quote]
I was in Montreal last week, that is so true....
| Political Talk|| re: Why DeBlassio hates charter schools - TigerintheNO on 3/9/14 at 4:28 pm|
I think he hates Moskowitz more than he hates charter schools.
[quote]Why Moskowitz? Apropos of Mark Twain's adage that nothing is more annoying than a good example, Moskowitz annoys de Blasio. When she was on the City Council, she led hearings into how the teachers union hurt students. It was co...
| Tiger Rant|| re: How close is Nola to being best at LSU? - TigerintheNO on 3/9/14 at 3:30 pm|
[quote] I know Peever also took one to the dome and missed a start or 2 as well.[/quote]
I was at that game, I don't think he pitched again after that. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Lions owner William Clay Ford Sr. has passed - TigerintheNO on 3/9/14 at 3:09 pm|
[quote]He should have hired Jimmy Johnson. [/quote]
That's who their only win was against....
| More Sports Board|| re: Lions owner William Clay Ford Sr. has passed - TigerintheNO on 3/9/14 at 12:31 pm|
51 years as owner of the Lions, one playoff win....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Night Court - TigerintheNO on 3/8/14 at 3:02 pm|
Does Harry still live in the French Quarter? After Katrina he was advocating for legal prostitution...
| More Sports Board|| re: Should the Rays move to Montreal? - TigerintheNO on 3/8/14 at 10:06 am|
I was in Montreal last week, it was 8 degrees below zero. Their baseball stadium was built for the Olympics in '76. Hank Aaron was still playing when that stadium was built....
| O-T Lounge|| re: NYT article on New Orleans - holy hell - TigerintheNO on 3/7/14 at 9:45 am|
[quote]Houston has Kale...[/quote]
so does Rouses...
| Political Talk|| re: The U.S, western Europe, stand against democracy - TigerintheNO on 3/7/14 at 9:41 am|
[quote]Russia wants the ports of Crimea in order to ship natural gas to Europe.
Why? They have an extensive pipeline network to get their natural gas to Europe. It makes no sense to transport it on ships.[/quote]
Three of the major natural gas pipelines, 8 pipelines in total, run through...
| More Sports Board|| re: Have you ever seen a record setting performance in person? - TigerintheNO on 3/6/14 at 12:33 pm|
most receiving yards in an NFL game...
| More Sports Board|| re: 1994 would have been one of the most memorable seasons ever in MLB - TigerintheNO on 3/6/14 at 12:31 pm|
Without the strike does Jordan stay with baseball another season?
Because of the strike Dave Winfield was trade for a dinner....
| More Sports Board|| re: 14 additional rule changes proposed by Nick Saban to make CFB safer... - TigerintheNO on 3/6/14 at 11:16 am|
[quote]When Bret Bielema is fired from Arkansas, he is guaranteed a job at my Mercedes Benz dealership.
When Bret Bielema is fired at my Mercedes Benz dealership, he is is guaranteed a job cleaning my lakehouse.
When Bret Bielema is fired from his job cleaning my lakehouse, he will receive t...
| Political Talk|| re: Man Flies KKK Flag, Puts Up “Members Wanted” Sign - TigerintheNO on 3/5/14 at 7:05 pm|
It's either him or Cliff...
| More Sports Board|| NCAA tables 10 second rule - TigerintheNO on 3/5/14 at 6:50 pm|
[quote]The NCAA football rules committee tabled a proposal Wednesday that would have penalized offenses for snapping the ball before 10 seconds had run off the 40-second play clock.
After a conference call, the committee decided not to send the so-called 10-second rule to the playing rules oversi...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Need a movie.. thinking Margin Call - TigerintheNO on 3/5/14 at 2:52 pm|
I liked it ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Brandon Browner reinstated/suspended start of 2014 - TigerintheNO on 3/5/14 at 10:47 am|
[quote]Browner ended up back in the NFL in January of 2011, unaware he was in an advance stage of the drug program, and, according to his official NFL player transaction page, there are no suspensions recorded from his time in Denver. The Seahawks did not know of his status in the program either, up...
| Money Talk|| re: Tips on reducing costs of a big vacation - TigerintheNO on 3/5/14 at 10:42 am|
[quote]I currently do not have a high enough credit limit to pay the entire vacation on my credit cards so I will miss out on at least some cash back opportunities[/quote]
pre pay your credit card- if your limit is 10k, send them a 2k & your credit limit is now 12K...
| Political Talk|| re: Racism is unfortunately still alive and well in Alabama - TigerintheNO on 3/5/14 at 10:27 am|
[quote]thats probally a very true statement[/quote]
so are a lot of racist statements...
| Political Talk|| re: Could you "take the Fifth" on questions from your boss and keep your job? - TigerintheNO on 3/5/14 at 10:26 am|
indict her, even if she wins legal fees alone will cost her 2-3 years of her pension...
| O-T Lounge|| re: How long is your daily commute? - TigerintheNO on 3/5/14 at 10:13 am|
less than 200 yards...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Ender's Game - TigerintheNO on 3/5/14 at 10:13 am|
[quote]If you haven't read the books, then average up[/quote]
Didn't read the book, & agree...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: What is your favorite Sylvester Stallone movie outside of the Rockys or Rambos? - TigerintheNO on 3/5/14 at 3:35 am|
| Political Talk|| re: If Putin invaded and took over the Baltic nations next...would anyone stop him? - TigerintheNO on 3/2/14 at 7:03 pm|
[quote]When has NATOs bond been tested?[/quote]
No one has been stupid enough to invade a NATO country. Argentina did invade the Falkland Islands, but is was south of the Tropic of Cancer, so Article 5 wasn't invoked.
NATO still supplied the British with infer-red missles. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Is there anything to prevent NFL teams from making backdoor deals with... - TigerintheNO on 2/27/14 at 12:25 pm|
[quote]Like Batman said, how would the NFL being able to prosecute?[/quote]
They would just do what they did to Dallas & Washington, take away cap money and give it to the other teams. Or do what they have done to the Pats, Saints, and Steelers take away draft picks....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Crackpot ASOIAF Theories SPOILERS - TigerintheNO on 2/27/14 at 10:32 am|
[quote]There's no way Tywin doesn't know another Stark girl is missing and surely he's keeping an eye out for her. And didn't Tywin see Lyanna at the Harrenhal Tourney?[/quote]
Tywin wasn't there, Jamie was made a member of the King's guard before the tourney started and then sent back to KL. Whe...
| Political Talk|| re: Subsidized National Flood Insurance, for or against? - TigerintheNO on 2/26/14 at 2:43 pm|
I really felt bad for her. They (husband is a firefighter) bought a house 2 years ago. They were able to get it in a short sale, put enough down to avoid PMI. They have two kids under 3 years old.
They researched everything had a solid plan and found their dream house. Now being asked to pay 2...
| Political Talk|| re: Subsidized National Flood Insurance, for or against? - TigerintheNO on 2/26/14 at 2:29 pm|
[quote]The people in Jesuit bend?[/quote]
Yes, a former coworker of mine who lives there, told me she is facing a 24K a year premium. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Subsidized National Flood Insurance, for or against? - TigerintheNO on 2/26/14 at 2:21 pm|
They can't afford 20K per year for Flood Insurance, better to wipe out their house and collect the insurance money from FEMA....