| SEC Rant|| re: What is the biggest "What IF?" in your program's history? - spslayto on 2/28/14 at 9:22 am|
[quote]then bama has their 4th title in 5 years and 3rd in a row. Ugh.[/quote]
Maybe SEC title. Don't know if they beat Florida State....
| SEC Rant|| re: Gators SEC champs - spslayto on 2/28/14 at 8:29 am|
That's what I consider the SEC championship. Same thing in baseball. The regular season championships matter most than a mini-run at the end of the year....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Another "Successful Banker" Found Dead (9 dead in recent weeks) - spslayto on 2/28/14 at 8:26 am|
[quote]5 – Richard Talley, the 57 year old founder of American Title Services in Centennial, Colorado, was found dead earlier this month after apparently shooting himself with a nail gun. [/quote]
There has to be a better way than a nail gun....
| SEC Rant|| re: Why is Kentucky in the SEC again? - spslayto on 2/28/14 at 7:10 am|
A fan of a team added by founding member institutions in the early 90s is asking why a founding member of the SEC is still in the league?...
| Tiger Rant|| re: When are the delusional fans at ULL going to realize they are step sisters - spslayto on 2/27/14 at 7:37 am|
When there aren't 6 posts on the first page og the tiger rant still talking about ULL and its program....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Huge Letdown....New South addition screens won't be 1080 resolution!!! - spslayto on 2/25/14 at 2:56 pm|
[quote]I'm being totally sarcastic..........if you don't think its a travesty to have 720pixels at the prices we are paying for tickets then you need to reexamine what it cost to go to an LSU football game. [/quote]
But sarcasm can't always be picked up on a keyboard. Other people just see it as...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Update: Bad arse 3..What movie are they shooting in livonia - spslayto on 2/25/14 at 2:55 pm|
[quote]someone else(black older guy in a lot of movies)[/quote]
| Tiger Rant|| re: Huge Letdown....New South addition screens won't be 1080 resolution!!! - spslayto on 2/25/14 at 2:47 pm|
[quote]The absurdity of bitching because LSU athletics dumps milions into LSU academics instead if putting the money into HD tv's in the concession waiting area is beyond belief. Anywhere except the Rant, that is.[/quote]
Yep. But then the typical ranter response is that "we were only being sar...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Celebrities Who Have Aged the Worst - spslayto on 2/25/14 at 7:51 am|
I went through all 66 on that list and half of that list seems like complete bull to me. And 3 of the celebs you listed look like they used to, but have added weight. ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Most Influential: John Hughes or Harold Ramis? - spslayto on 2/24/14 at 12:15 pm|
I would go with John Hughes. But Ramis was great too. ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: RIP Harold Ramis - spslayto on 2/24/14 at 11:26 am|
Damn. Hate to hear that. Ghostbusters will always be a favorite of mine....
| SEC Rant|| re: New Baseball America poll released this morning - spslayto on 2/24/14 at 11:23 am|
[quote]It took LSU like 60 years of marketing to stop the national media from calling it "Louisiana State", and then you go and use that term again[/quote]
It's not his fault. That's what Baseball America always refers to LSU as. He was just using what Baseball America has always called the sch...
| SEC Rant|| re: New Baseball America poll released this morning - spslayto on 2/24/14 at 11:10 am|
[quote]SC plays a ranked clemson team this weekend. Anyone else play a currently ranked team yet or coming up this weekend?[/quote]
LSU plays #10 ULL in a midweek game, and Bama has a weekend series against them. :cheers:...
| SEC Rant|| re: New Baseball America poll released this morning - spslayto on 2/24/14 at 11:02 am|
[quote]Not sure how I missed that. My bad.[/quote]
It happens. I just saw LSU at 7 and said there has to be an SEC team ranked higher. The league always has at least one team in the top 5. :cheers:...
| SEC Rant|| re: New Baseball America poll released this morning - spslayto on 2/24/14 at 11:00 am|
South Carolina is at 3 in that poll. :cheers:...
| SEC Rant|| re: What's the deal with Georgia baseball? - spslayto on 2/24/14 at 10:23 am|
[quote]Yes and no. Only 3 teams have won the CWS under the SEC banner, but Mizzou has a national title as well.[/quote]
I will always consider UGA the first though. I don't count Missouri's as SEC.
And 5 years ago is when Fresno State won it. I remember thinking UGA had that national title...
| SEC Rant|| re: What's the deal with Georgia baseball? - spslayto on 2/24/14 at 10:10 am|
[quote] Are they really this bad, or will they figure things out? Personally, I'm embarrassed that they are representing SEC baseball. [/quote]
They are only 1 of 3 SEC teams to have ever won the national title in baseball. And they were the first SEC team to do it. :cheers:...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Netflix reaches deal with Comcast-Cut the cable people winning? - spslayto on 2/24/14 at 10:04 am|
[quote]Have you even bothered to look at their coverage area? I'll update you, it's tiny. They may keep expanding, but you won't see it unless you live in a densely populated area with cheap costs to drop in fiber. [/quote]
Not saying that it will happen, but you can't make a definite statement s...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Who was your first TV crush? - spslayto on 2/24/14 at 8:56 am|
Catherine Bach as Daisy Duke and Lynda Carter as Wonder Woman. ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: For those who only have Netflix/Roku, ect. - spslayto on 2/24/14 at 8:43 am|
[quote]Correct. And if the op wants to go this route his tv must have a digital tuner[/quote]
Whatever the heck you want to call the antenna you buy, mine pulls in HD stations clearer than my cable did. :lol:...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Netflix reaches deal with Comcast-Cut the cable people winning? - spslayto on 2/24/14 at 8:36 am|
[quote]This is so cute if you think you'll see that day. Not to mention the fact that they have no interest in rural areas and they are picking areas that are low cost high reward.[/quote]
And I'm sure years ago everyone laughed at the idea of the internet being available in every home too. And ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Netflix reaches deal with Comcast-Cut the cable people winning? - spslayto on 2/24/14 at 8:05 am|
Hopefully Google fiber will be available in most places one day. That will probably the only way to fight back against these big cable companies....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Did the big 12 not having a conference game affect LSU in 2011? - spslayto on 2/21/14 at 11:48 am|
Another narrative is that if LSU doesn't play Oregon to open the season, LSU probably faces Oregon for the national title. :lol:...
| SEC Rant|| re: If One Mississippi School was Ejected from SEC, Who Would it Be? - spslayto on 2/21/14 at 11:43 am|
[quote]Eventually they will be forced out if they can't compete and provide value to the conference. [/quote]
If money were the only thing, Vandy would probably be kicked out long before anyone else. But they won't either. Academics and being a charter member has to count for something....
| SEC Rant|| re: If One Mississippi School was Ejected from SEC, Who Would it Be? - spslayto on 2/21/14 at 11:29 am|
Charter members will never be "ejected" from the league. ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Lady Tigers 67, Georgia 71 - spslayto on 2/21/14 at 10:00 am|
[quote]LSU should've won a NC when we had both Fowles and Augustus at the same time. Five final fours and we choked every time.[/quote]
That has nothing to do with the current coach though. But we most definitely should have won it the year we lost to Baylor after having given up a big lead....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Lady Tigers 67, Georgia 71 - spslayto on 2/21/14 at 9:59 am|
Surprised at the final score. It appears that the team battled back. On a news update yesterday, I saw a 22-4 UGA score out of the gates....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Photo Gallery: Construction Update: Tiger Stadium South End;... 2/18/2014 - spslayto on 2/20/14 at 1:01 pm|
[quote]It was actually a last minute add on to the design just before it was submitted. They did originally forget about the restrooms and this was the easiest solution for them, since they did not have much time to change a lot. I have no idea why LSU bought off on it, but they did. I've heard t...
| SEC Rant|| re: SEC Hardwood Hump Night Predictions? - spslayto on 2/19/14 at 4:19 pm|
Hate to say that this is what it seems to be coming to more times than not, so I will go with that (unless it's Florida on the road). :lol:...
| SEC Rant|| re: If you have DirecTV, better explore switching - spslayto on 2/19/14 at 2:04 pm|
Dumped cable anyway. Maybe I will just sign up for football season. I will know all options available then. :lol:...