| Music Board|| re: Mark Chesnutt @ Bear Creek (Montpelier, LA ) December 14th - spslayto on 12/6/13 at 8:28 am|
Would love to. Thanks for the link. I had no idea. ...
| Music Board|| re: Where is Bobbie Gentry? - spslayto on 12/5/13 at 1:38 pm|
[quote]"Ode To Billie Joe" was a Huge Phenomenom in the Summer, '67. [/quote]
I've searched and searched and can't find anything. But would love to know as well. And it appears taht Billie Joe was supposed to just be a "B-side," but that DJ's flipped to play it instead of the A-side. And it si...
| Music Board|| re: Where is Bobbie Gentry? - spslayto on 12/5/13 at 1:28 pm|
[quote]I think she married Jim Stafford, and retired.[/quote]
Yes, and they got divorced. But how can one stay out of the spotlight so long? From what I've read elsewhere, she hasn't given an interview since the early 80s and you can't find any pics of her post the early 80s anywhere. She has ...
| Music Board|| re: Where is Bobbie Gentry? - spslayto on 12/5/13 at 1:23 pm|
[quote]Best version...of course, she did write it.[/quote]
I know. But many people only recognize Reba for it now. Bobbie's voice was unique. And she wrote many of her songs, including the Ode to Billie Joe and Fancy. ...
| Music Board|| Where is Bobbie Gentry? - spslayto on 12/5/13 at 12:45 pm|
Sure would love to know. How can one just drop out of the spotlight since the 70s in this day and age? Nobody seems to have any info. :lol:
Jill Sobule Has the Same Question:
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b55-ARpjypc)]Where Is Bobbie Gentry?[/link]
| Coaching Changes|| re: Hypothetically speaking, how much would UT offer Saban? - spslayto on 12/5/13 at 11:35 am|
I remember when rumors were swirling when he was leaving LSU to go to Miami that LSU was offering him 4 million to stay. Everyone laughed at that time, saying no coach was worth that. :lol:...
| SEC Rant|| re: Why are LSU Fans so Hellbent on Saban going to Texas? - spslayto on 12/5/13 at 10:48 am|
[quote]Don't agree with this. His recruiting base in Texas offers way, way more to choose from than Alabama. He wouldn't necessarily need to cherry pick from other states as much.[/quote]
This. Just go look at the number of in state recruits verbally committed to Alabama this year. At Texas, ...
| SEC Rant|| re: Are AU and Bama fans hoping JW gets charged? - spslayto on 12/5/13 at 9:37 am|
[quote]Btw it was weird that you didnt mention Mizzou in the title. We have just as good of a shot as Auburn at the NCG.[/quote]
I thought the exact same thing. If either FSU or Ohio State lose, the winner of the Auburn/Mizzou game is in the driver's seat. Why is everyone forgetting Mizzou? ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Are colored lights on Christmas trees trashy? Updated with bonus question - spslayto on 12/4/13 at 11:31 am|
I don't think so. Just depends on how its done. FWIW, white lights can look "trashy" too....
| SEC Rant|| re: SECCG - Am I the only person (besides Mizzou fans) who thinks... - spslayto on 12/4/13 at 11:26 am|
I don't think its a gimme game for Auburn either. Mizzou has a great shot to win it....
| SEC Rant|| re: LSU Fans: Serious Question For You - spslayto on 12/4/13 at 11:19 am|
[quote]I don't HATE Nick, I just enjoy watching him fail. [/quote]
More how I feel than actually hating him. :cheers:...
| SEC Rant|| re: LSU Fans: Serious Question For You - spslayto on 12/4/13 at 11:17 am|
[quote]2) You hate Nick [/quote]...
| SEC Rant|| re: How long is the deal with the Georgia Dome? - spslayto on 12/4/13 at 9:15 am|
[quote]SEC Championship is too important to take a chance on the superdome not paying the electric bill.[/quote]
Yet, it's hosted more Superbowls than Atlanta. :lol:...
| SEC Rant|| re: How long is the deal with the Georgia Dome? - spslayto on 12/4/13 at 9:03 am|
[quote]What about when LSU plays in the Sugar Bowl?[/quote]
What about Georgia in the Peach Bowl? :lol:...
| SEC Rant|| re: How long is the deal with the Georgia Dome? - spslayto on 12/4/13 at 9:01 am|
[quote]primarily UGA and Auburn fans staunchly defending Atlanta, figures[/quote]
Shocked? Teams a few hours away from Atlanta. Maybe if the SEC expands to 16, we can go further west and take Oklahoma. Then will we keep hearing how Atlanta is still so "centrally" located. :lol:...
| SEC Rant|| re: Iron Bowl rematch poll - 54% love it, 39% hate it, 7% afraid - spslayto on 12/4/13 at 8:56 am|
So this was asked in an Alabama paper? Shocked that Bama fans want to play that game again. :lol:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Is elf on a shelf the creepiest thing ever? - spslayto on 12/3/13 at 11:43 am|
My kids love it. I just gotta wake up every morning before they do and move the thing. Trying to find different places to put it. I'm bound to forget one morning and it won't move. :lol:...
| SEC Rant|| re: After contemplating the season there is only one game I wish we could replay LSU - spslayto on 12/3/13 at 11:13 am|
[quote]And LSU is one busted coverage away from losing to Arkansas....let that sink in for a second....Arkansas. [/quote]
And a few snaps away from being 11-1. It cuts both ways. :lol:...
| SEC Recruiting|| re: Alabama beginning to dominate the state of Louisiana - spslayto on 12/2/13 at 1:45 pm|
[quote]It is somewhat odd that out of Bama's current list of 23 hard commits, only 4 are from the state of Alabama. [/quote]
Wow. Must be very bad in state talent this year....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Good Place to buy Holiday Inflatables - spslayto on 12/2/13 at 10:38 am|
[quote]I wanted to get in before someone said trashy, but too late. Hope you enjoyed being judged.[/quote]
Agreed. That's why I hate some of the people on the OT. Always want to judge others without looking in the mirror first. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Having our 1st child today!!!! - spslayto on 12/2/13 at 10:02 am|
Congratulations. Your daughter will have you wrapped in no time. :cheers:...
| SEC Rant|| re: Saban blamed everyone, but himself - spslayto on 12/2/13 at 7:39 am|
| SEC Rant|| re: Again, how can Saban be the GOAT when he has never defended a conference title? - spslayto on 12/1/13 at 1:13 pm|
[quote]If it's so easy to win NC's how come Les only has one? And with a 2 loss team and a crushing loss to Saban in one.[/quote]
It's not. It was a joke. You Bama fans are so touchy today. :lol:...
| SEC Rant|| re: Again, how can Saban be the GOAT when he has never defended a conference title? - spslayto on 12/1/13 at 1:01 pm|
[quote]Because the SEC Title doesn't mean shite unless you win the Natty? [/quote]
Like Spurrier said, it's tougher to win the SEC title than it is the national title. Just ask Nick Saban. :lol:...
| SEC Rant|| re: Come on Jay. Please say you didn't say this. - spslayto on 12/1/13 at 1:00 pm|
[quote]Now, do you think it would unAmerican to leave AU out? UnAmerican?? Come on. What is it with AU ADs and the world is against us syndrome[/quote]
He should not have used the word "UnAmerican." I agree. But this is what ADs and coaches have to do under this system....
| SEC Rant|| re: Come on Jay. Please say you didn't say this. - spslayto on 12/1/13 at 12:57 pm|
[quote]Nick Saban was just as bad begging for sympathy in Atlanta while LSU was destroying UGA inside the Georgia Dome.[/quote]
Yep. Gameday gave him a whole platform to lobby on a day his team wasn't even playing and OSU went out and dismantled Oklahoma. ...
| SEC Rant|| re: The SEC, where a 10-2 season gets you a mid-tier bowl - spslayto on 12/1/13 at 12:56 pm|
[quote]And...... Go 10-2 in the Regular season and once again, go to the Chicken Bowl like LSU did last year.
Yep. And having the same record as two teams that you beat, ranked higher than those two teams, and yet those two teams go to better bowls. So is life in the SEC. :lol:...
| SEC Rant|| re: So why is Auburn locked out of the BCS game. - spslayto on 12/1/13 at 12:54 pm|
[quote]If FSU or OSU are upset, yes. Likelihood of either happening? Not so much.[/quote]
Have you seen Ohio State? Them losing is a definite possibility....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Those Of You Celebrating The Bama Loss: If This Was 2014, They Are In - spslayto on 12/1/13 at 8:36 am|
So it's not happening this year and a 3-peat (which should only be a one peat) is out of the question. I'll worry about next year...next year....
| More Sports Board|| re: Iron Bowl 2010 was still a better game than Iron Bowl 2013 - spslayto on 12/1/13 at 8:19 am|
But this game had a lot more on the line for both teams than the 2010 game did....