| O-T Lounge|| re: Normandy- Omaha Beach question - TIGERSandFROGS on 6/9/14 at 9:20 pm|
[quote]Part of the urgency is that they had been on the ships a while - they were out there all day on the 5th - and rough seas prevented the landings then - Ike ordered a go on the 6th because he had to do that, or bring them back to England and try again in July or August when the tides were right...
| More Sports Board|| re: Lebron's text messages after game leaked? - TIGERSandFROGS on 6/6/14 at 7:31 am|
[quote][quote][quote]fricking Mongolloids humanity can be so stupid[/quote]
I love irony.
Bc I misspelled mongoloid in a hurried message board post from my phone? Yea that's the same thing as not having an ounce of reasoning or common sense [/quote]
Just because their glass house ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Lebron's text messages after game leaked? - TIGERSandFROGS on 6/5/14 at 11:57 pm|
[quote]fricking Mongolloids humanity can be so stupid [/quote]
I love irony. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Lebron's text messages after game leaked? - TIGERSandFROGS on 6/5/14 at 11:55 pm|
[quote]please do, you need to be educated since this is your "line of work" - my lord[/quote]
Some hurt a lot, some don't. Stop trying to be a know-it-all, because you don't. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: how long do you wait at the drs office - TIGERSandFROGS on 5/20/14 at 10:19 pm|
[quote]My time is just as valuable[/quote]
Maybe. But seeing you promptly about your longstanding morbid obesity isn't important enough to kick the person ahead of you out of the exam room while they're in the midst of an asthma exacerbation. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: how long do you wait at the drs office - TIGERSandFROGS on 5/20/14 at 8:22 pm|
[quote]When I worked in public accounting I would make doctors sit in the lobby for 10-15 minutes while they waited to see me [b]and they'd get pissed[/b] [/quote]
Probably because you were making them late for their clinic appointments.
| O-T Lounge|| re: LSU to Ban Smoking on Main Campus Next Fall - TIGERSandFROGS on 5/19/14 at 5:21 pm|
[quote]do you really believe the cost of healthcare would go down if everyone that smoked quit ......
Yes. Healthcare total cost is a discreet value. Removing something that causes people to require more treatment and expensive ones at that will drop it. Only a fool would think otherwi...
| O-T Lounge|| re: LSU to Ban Smoking on Main Campus Next Fall - TIGERSandFROGS on 5/18/14 at 9:52 pm|
[quote]Our healthcare dollars goes towards the uninsured people.
That's why health care is so expensive. We're covering our care plus a little percentage of theirs.[/quote]
Almost everyone is uninsured above a certain age. Above that age also happens to be when most of the health effects of s...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Cool Bars/Areas to hang in Nola that aren't Bourbon St - TIGERSandFROGS on 5/18/14 at 4:32 pm|
Trying to sound cool, and you failed. ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Dumbest things movies keep doing (that you hate). - TIGERSandFROGS on 5/17/14 at 9:52 am|
[quote]The fact that all the actors have British accents in Ancient Greek or Roman movies. And most of them have bad accents. [/quote]
That one is actually semi-legit. It is thought that the Roman accent emphasized similar characters and pace when compared to British accents. Roman Briton's pron...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Dumbest things movies keep doing (that you hate). - TIGERSandFROGS on 5/17/14 at 9:46 am|
Back on point... My pet peeve is when they reuse old footage from the movie in flashbacks that are clearly supposed to be occurring in the character's head. It just seems like laziness--shoot the scene from a second angle at least, or do it right and have the flashback footage from the first-person ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Dumbest things movies keep doing (that you hate). - TIGERSandFROGS on 5/17/14 at 9:43 am|
There's some other sound effects constantly used in movies....kids lauging, guy screaming.
The Wilhelm scream!
It's almost become a meme within the filmmaking industry. It's been around for 60 years![/quote]
Hahahah! I've heard about that repeatedly, but nev...
| Political Talk|| re: Gun Control in Nazi Germany - TIGERSandFROGS on 5/12/14 at 10:36 pm|
[quote]Unlike the well armed Volksstrum [b]who were able to keep the Red Army out of Berlin.[/b][/quote]
They were? You sure about that, chief?...
| Political Talk|| re: We're number one we're number one - TIGERSandFROGS on 5/11/14 at 9:36 pm|
Kids on farms never have ADHD.
Kids on the savannah never has ADHD. ...
| Political Talk|| re: This Just Pisses Me Off...... - TIGERSandFROGS on 5/11/14 at 9:33 pm|
You three are feeding the troll. ...
| Political Talk|| re: This Just Pisses Me Off...... - TIGERSandFROGS on 5/11/14 at 9:32 pm|
| Political Talk|| re: As soon as the USA reached the moon in 1969, - TIGERSandFROGS on 5/7/14 at 9:04 pm|
[quote]Ya know... I can see a need for using the German scientists to help defeat the Japanese. I can see less of a need to beat the Soviets into space, but even then, perhaps, it was an important political objective.
But once we reached the moon, frick Werner von Braun and all his German associa...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Apartment searching in Fort Worth - TIGERSandFROGS on 5/6/14 at 6:02 pm|
Nothing south of I-20.
Between I-30 and I-20, everything west of of McCart/Forest Park is good all the way to Camp Bowie/Benbrook, but east of that is hit or miss. Lots of good neighborhoods east of that, but the area within a few blocks of berry is not so nice, and same with Main Street in this...
| More Sports Board|| re: Did this pop into anybody's head after Lillard's shot? - TIGERSandFROGS on 5/3/14 at 2:20 am|
I'm with you, man.
Houston didn't lose a shuttle on that day. The United States did, and seven brave Americans with it.
Maybe next time a team from New York crashes and burns in the playoffs you can dig up some of the videos of people jumping off the twin towers. LOLZ!
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Who is the most beautiful actress (from the neck up)? - TIGERSandFROGS on 4/28/14 at 3:44 pm|
40 and under:
She was a great choice for Helen of Troy. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: OT Lawyers - could I have a case against the Saints? - TIGERSandFROGS on 4/27/14 at 8:40 pm|
[quote]he sells a product. wal-mart didn't make its merch, either[/quote]
And if wal-mart's suppliers decided one day they didn't want to do business with wal-mart anymore and sold their goods elsewhere, wal-mart likewise would not have a case.
And technically he doesn't ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: OT Lawyers - could I have a case against the Saints? - TIGERSandFROGS on 4/27/14 at 8:20 pm|
Ok OT - help this ole man understand the issue of a scalper. Each & everyone of us buy products everyday, from groceries to furniture. The seller makes a profit. Did anyone notice amazons profit last quarter; $146mil; Wal-Mart 4th Qtr profit 4.4Bil. So this guy has a product & a buyer & mak...
| O-T Lounge|| re: OT Lawyers - could I have a case against the Saints? - TIGERSandFROGS on 4/27/14 at 8:15 pm|
You know what pisses me off about this whole thing?
I'm supposedly in the very top group of people who get called on a "first come-first served" basis when any seats open up (been waiting since 2007 when I moved back to NOLA). Two years in there I got calls about uber expensive club tickets that ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Is there anything worse in sports than an ump who can't decide what's a strike? - TIGERSandFROGS on 4/26/14 at 10:59 pm|
[quote]Don't judge unless you've done it yourself.[/quote]
Put on the stripes and work your way up the ranks if you think you can do better. I'll keep my eyes out for one of you behind the plate in the World Series in 2019.
And yes, I know umpires wear blue shirts and heather...
| More Sports Board|| re: What time will the Zurich Classic finish - TIGERSandFROGS on 4/26/14 at 10:50 pm|
Between 5:30 and 6, and then they have the concert in clubhouse tent which is usually pretty good. Haven't been in a couple of years but Better than Ezra played last time I was there and rocked it....
| Political Talk|| re: Putin warns Russians not to use Google. Says the internet is a CIA project. - TIGERSandFROGS on 4/26/14 at 12:38 am|
[quote]I see you are a Texan, so I assume you are an avid neocon and probably attend one of the dispensationalist dual-convenant mega churches such as Hagee's. Hagee would never get air time and funding if he refused to speak for Israel first and the US second. Also, all major Jewish human rights an...
| Political Talk|| re: Stealing medical services..... - TIGERSandFROGS on 4/25/14 at 10:21 pm|
[quote]He was being sarcastic [/quote]
Tiredness of getting off a 30 hour call --> poor discerning of sarcasm + bad fricking mood ...
| Political Talk|| re: Stealing medical services..... - TIGERSandFROGS on 4/25/14 at 10:19 pm|
[quote]Yeah, its not all bad. Med school is hard and residency is a bitch, but we still have lives. Most doctors (aka not neurosurgeons) who actually enjoy what they do have awesome lives in their late-30s, 40s and 50s.
I just hope theres enough left of the field for me to enjoy my career 20 yea...
| Political Talk|| re: Stealing medical services..... - TIGERSandFROGS on 4/25/14 at 10:14 pm|
[quote]You are all about to be salaried federal workers....
....that's the logical end of current thought and events.
Just do your fricking job and stop bitching. Where is your compassion for your fellow man? Why do you deserve more than 75 grand or so a year?
Didn't you get into this to ...
| Political Talk|| re: Putin warns Russians not to use Google. Says the internet is a CIA project. - TIGERSandFROGS on 4/25/14 at 4:40 am|
[quote]I'm pretty sure he hates the US Oligarchy which is often mislabeled as "democracy" more than he hates American people and true American culture.
He seemed to have a lot of respect for traditionalists in the red states and the American religious right, at least during the Bush admin, and h...