| O-T Lounge|| re: I-12 East totally blocked at Holden, 18-wheeler in the trees, car on fire - RedHawk on 4/17/14 at 12:44 pm|
[quote]standing up on my floor board looking over everybody. Tahoe bruh[/quote]
Haha...also from the looks of it if you had left one minute earlier you would be free and clear....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Who's running the Crescent City Classic this year? - RedHawk on 4/15/14 at 11:17 am|
[quote]I say this every year, get all fired up at the start and go hard and suffer.[/quote]
I say this before just about every race and end up pushing myself too much. Shooting for a 52 minute time, though 50 is within reach....
| More Sports Board|| re: Michigan forward Jon Horford to transfer for final season - RedHawk on 4/10/14 at 3:01 pm|
[quote]and could be a lottery pick next year.[/quote]
| More Sports Board|| re: Coach Calipari has some suggestions for the NCAA in his new book - RedHawk on 4/10/14 at 1:24 pm|
Calipari has been instituting his plan from the beginning....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Tin Roof Beer Questions - RedHawk on 4/10/14 at 12:22 pm|
[quote]Community coffee is garbage.
Answered #1. [/quote]
Don't know either way since I'm not a coffee drinker, but Tin Roof's entire marketing plan is to Geaux Local....
| Music Board|| re: Paul McCartney coming to Smoothie King Center - New Orleans - RedHawk on 4/10/14 at 11:08 am|
[quote]He will end up losing money, especially after stubhub fees. There really isn't a whole lot of room for these tickets to go up in price. I can't see a ton of people paying $100 for upper deck tix.[/quote]
Kind of what I'm thinking. If anything, I may keep my eye out on Stubhub when everybo...
| More Sports Board|| re: UCONN has four national titles since 1999 - RedHawk on 4/8/14 at 4:58 pm|
[quote]Last time I checked, 4 > 3.[/quote]
So national titles in a one and done crapshoot system is more important that all time history? Get out of here with that. There is more to the criteria of ranking all time programs than just national titles. National titles should carry a big weight i...
| More Sports Board|| re: UCONN has four national titles since 1999 - RedHawk on 4/8/14 at 1:07 pm|
[quote]They all have more titles than Kansas.[/quote]
National Titles - Indiana 5, UConn 4, Duke 4 and Kansas 3
All Time Winning Percentage Rank - Kansas 3, Duke 5, UConn 18 and Indiana 22. And that is with UConn playing in an inferior conference until 1986.
Final Four Appearances - Duke 1...
| More Sports Board|| re: UCONN has four national titles since 1999 - RedHawk on 4/8/14 at 12:37 pm|
3. North Carolina
That is about how I would rank them too, though I would have Kansas at 4 and slide Indiana, Duke, and UConn down a peg....
| More Sports Board|| re: UCONN has four national titles since 1999 - RedHawk on 4/8/14 at 10:52 am|
[quote]Don't forget Kalil Al-Amin[/quote]
I said they had great players before they ever won a title. El-Amin, Hamilton, Walker, Okafor, and Gay all came after they won it all in 99....
| More Sports Board|| re: UCONN has four national titles since 1999 - RedHawk on 4/8/14 at 9:31 am|
[quote]1999 is when UCONN became relevant[/quote]
No way! Jim Calhoun made UConn relevant when they almost beat Duke in the elite 8 in either 90 or 91 when Laetner hit a buzzer beater to beat them. Uconn has been a national title contender for 25 years now. They had some great players in the 9...
| More Sports Board|| re: If UConn Wins Tonight... - RedHawk on 4/7/14 at 8:50 am|
[quote]The LSU Baseball of college basketball? [/quote]
This is a great analogy. UConn and LSU then didn't get to the Final Four or CWS very often, but when they did, they would win the championship....
| More Sports Board|| re: Is MLB headed for a salary cap and/or a strike in 2016? - RedHawk on 3/28/14 at 10:32 am|
[quote]There will never be a salary cap in baseball. Unlike the nhl, nfl, and nba,the mlb union is actually worth a frick[/quote]
This. The NFL Player's Union has got to be the worst Union ever. They continue to get raked over the coals....
| More Sports Board|| re: Top 3 Biggest Rip Offs for Baton Rouge/South Louisiana Golf Courses - RedHawk on 3/26/14 at 11:15 am|
Side question I know, but who designed the layout at LSU. It is a decent course for the money, but I have a hell of a time finding the next hole the few times I've played it....
| Music Board|| re: Weezer and Pepper free show at LSU Friday - RedHawk on 3/25/14 at 3:54 pm|
[quote]I was blazing hard too. I like drugs and alcohol. [/quote]
| Music Board|| re: Weezer and Pepper free show at LSU Friday - RedHawk on 3/25/14 at 2:47 pm|
Probably a dumb question, but is Alcohol and ice chests allowed?...
| Music Board|| re: Weezer and Pepper free show at LSU Friday - RedHawk on 3/25/14 at 12:57 pm|
Here is there most recent setlist from a show in March.
My Name Is Jonas
Surf Wax America
Island in the Sun
Back to the Shack
Say It Ain't So (If You're Wondering If I Want You To) I Want You To
| O-T Lounge|| re: Some Denver Panhandlers Net Between $35,000 - $100,000/Year Tax Free - RedHawk on 3/25/14 at 12:13 pm|
From the article:
Claim to fame: "Last night, I woke up in the middle of the night because some guy was stealing [my friend] Emily's purse, so I broke a bottle of whiskey over his head. But he still ran off with it. Then there was no more whiskey."...
| More Sports Board|| re: I know the SEC is a "shit" conference in basketball... - RedHawk on 3/24/14 at 12:31 pm|
Since 2000 here are the number of final four teams per conference.
PAC - 4
Big 12 - 7
B1G - 11
SEC - 6
Big East - 10
Acc - 10
Conf. USA - 3
Misc. - 5 (Butler 2, Wichita St., George Mason and VCU)...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: La. American Pale Ales: Great Raft Commotion > Parish Envie - RedHawk on 3/21/14 at 2:01 pm|
[quote]you don't think Sierra Nevada is the standard pale ale?[/quote]
I think it is. Dale's Pale Ale is awesome, but technically it should be an IPA since it is 65 IBUs and 6.5%. Sierra Nevada's Pale Ale is 38 IBUs and 5.5%....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Getting on the Craft Beer Can Train - RedHawk on 3/21/14 at 10:12 am|
I prefer cans too. Cans are a better packaging device than bottles since they are more airtight allowing less oxygen in, don't allow light in, can bring to the beach, golf course, parades and other places where bottles aren't allowed, and are easier to dispose of and pack....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Homebrewing: In-Process Thread (ADMIN: Sticky Requested!) - RedHawk on 3/19/14 at 10:38 am|
[quote]Have you tried Redstick Spice Company? [/quote]
Thanks! They have some for $3.99 an ounce....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Homebrewing: In-Process Thread (ADMIN: Sticky Requested!) - RedHawk on 3/18/14 at 11:05 am|
[quote]all I need to switch to all-grain is a mash tun with a drain valve and a false bottom, right? [/quote]
Or you could try Brew in a Bag. All you would need a is a grain bag. I get a custom one made for $25 from the link below and it works great. Best part is minimal cleanup and investment...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Homebrewing: In-Process Thread (ADMIN: Sticky Requested!) - RedHawk on 3/18/14 at 10:58 am|
Does anybody know where I can get an ounce of chamomile for a Belgian Wit in BR?...
| More Sports Board|| re: Has this been one of the tougher years picking the NCAA tournament for you? - RedHawk on 3/18/14 at 10:30 am|
There are a legitimate 20 teams that could win the whole thing. I've never seen a field so deep before....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Homebrewing: In-Process Thread (ADMIN: Sticky Requested!) - RedHawk on 3/12/14 at 9:56 am|
[quote]This was in reference to the SPCA event where instead of general admission all you can drink, an attendee receives a set number of tickets and must exchange those tickets for beers.
To me, it sounded like his biggest concern with homebrew / homebrewers was more the health and safety of th...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Homebrewing: In-Process Thread (ADMIN: Sticky Requested!) - RedHawk on 3/12/14 at 9:46 am|
[quote]can't exchange tickets for beer[/quote]
I hope this doesn't mean that we have to pay for our tickets to fests if we are also providing beer....
| More Sports Board|| re: Nebraska Cornhuskers give Bo Pelini a one-year extension... Why? - RedHawk on 3/11/14 at 4:44 pm|
[quote]Trying to time it so they can hire Les Miles when both contracts run out.[/quote]
A college coach's contract will never run out. They will always need at least 5 years in order to recruit or they will be fired with 4 years left. Nice for the coaches, sucks for the colleges. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Just started biking into work yesterday - RedHawk on 3/11/14 at 1:14 pm|
I would never bike to work in BR. That is a death wish....
| More Sports Board|| re: Should Mike Mussina ever make the HOF? - RedHawk on 3/11/14 at 1:05 pm|
I think he is HOF worthy. When he was Baltimore he turned in one of the great postseasons of all time. In the 1997 playoffs he compiled 41 strikeouts in 29 innings while only giving up 4 earned runs. He was dominant that year....