| Off-Topic Board|| re: Justin Ross Harris case - PJinAtl on 7/4/14 at 10:32 am|
[quote]Honest question because I am no computer expert but I always thought they could look up your computers address and see what you've searched from the other side? I thought some of that was what the NSA has been able to save. Or is it literally your computer that is the only source of informa...
| Off-Topic Board|| re: Justin Ross Harris case - PJinAtl on 7/3/14 at 2:21 pm|
[quote]That's why I do a clear history once a day[/quote]Doesn't matter. Pages visited get logged in your index.dat or WebcacheV01.dat file if you use IE, and that isn't cleared by the normal clear browsing history. Firefox does the same thing, with a file called places.sqlite. I believe that Chrom...
| SEC Rant|| re: SEC Men's Soccer - PJinAtl on 7/1/14 at 1:43 pm|
[quote]Not with Title 9.[/quote]I was thinking about this the other day as we were driving through the Durham/Chapel Hill area. What men's sports do the ACC schools not have (or additional women's sport programs do they have) that allows them to have a men's soccer program and stay compliant with T...
| SEC Rant|| re: Most Random School References - PJinAtl on 7/1/14 at 9:21 am|
The old sitcom Unhappily Ever After had Auburn items scattered around - most memorable was an AU fans only parking sign on the basement wall.
Hart of Dixie has had a couple of Auburn football references - specifically the Kick Six and the BCSCG with FSU, but that may not be as random, considering...
| SEC Rant|| re: Need driving info, Downtown Atlanta to UGA campus... - PJinAtl on 7/1/14 at 9:12 am|
[quote]Depends on traffic getting to 316, and whether there is anything weird on 316.[/quote]There is still on-going contruction at 316 and Collins Hill/GA-20. Although the bridge is done, traffic on 316 is still being routed up the ramps and you have to deal with traffic lights there. It can get ...
| Auburn Sports Board|| re: Tunnel Video Prediction and Discussion Thread - PJinAtl on 7/1/14 at 7:40 am|
[quote]welcome to the jungle[/quote]I think that got played out in the late 90s/early 2000s with the Jungle at Jordan-Hare crap.
I am thinking that "Turn Down the What" is going to be a really popular rev up song around college football this year. Would not be too surprised to see it make an app...
| SEC Rant|| re: College Football Playoff explains tiebreaker order - PJinAtl on 6/20/14 at 2:51 pm|
[quote]while at the same time providing enough flexibility and discretion to select a non-champion[/quote]I doubt this gets used very often, especially in the case of a conference non-champion.
Take for example the LSU/Bama rematch. Under this situation, I don't see Bama making the final 4.
| Auburn Sports Board|| re: RIP Tiger - PJinAtl on 6/20/14 at 2:03 pm|
[quote]I still think we should've returned the favor and let Tiger go after a UGA player after he ran out of bounds. Although I gotta feeling it'd been pretty horrific.[/quote]
There is a story about Tiger chasing UGA across the field one year in Athens.
Not sure if it is true or not, but as t...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: TV show or movie you remember but maybe the rest of us won't? - PJinAtl on 6/19/14 at 11:04 am|
[quote]Automan.[/quote]Was the first thing I thought of when seeing the thread title. Didn't know if anyone else remembered it.
For movies, I'll go with Explorers, starring Ethan Hawke and River Phoenix.
| SEC Rant|| re: Most Ridiculous/Incredible Sports Stat - PJinAtl on 6/19/14 at 10:57 am|
[quote]In 323 at bats against Tom Glavine, John Smoltz, Pedro Martinez and Greg Maddux, Tony Gwynn struck out a total of 3 times.[/quote]Don't know about the other two times, but the K against Smoltz was a called 3rd strike.
Just curious on the Maddux stat, how many batters did he face that seaso...
| Auburn Sports Board|| re: RIP Tiger - PJinAtl on 6/19/14 at 10:16 am|
[quote]To soon for Eagle statue?[/quote]What ever happened to the eagle statue that stood outside Beard-Eaves? That was a landmark/meeting place for the longest time....
| Off-Topic Board|| re: Spinoff (nerd) Thread: What are the most easily recognizable state flags? - PJinAtl on 6/19/14 at 10:15 am|
Texas, Alabama, Mississippi, Washington, Wyoming, Colorado....
| SEC Rant|| re: War Eagle VI (Tiger) has died at the age of 34 - PJinAtl on 6/19/14 at 6:48 am|
[quote]Not gonna read seven pages to see if this has been asked and answered yet...but if your mascot is a golden eagle, why the hell do you fly a bald eagle before games?[/quote]According to the legend, the original War Eagle was a golden eagle, found after the Battle of the Wilderness in the Civil...
| Political Talk|| Malia Obama has a summer job in Hollywood - PJinAtl on 6/17/14 at 11:41 am|
She is working as a production assistant on Spielberg's show Extant. I wonder how much tax payer money is being spent on secret service protect, lodging, etc. while she is out there. No way she makes enough to pay for it all herself.
| Off-Topic Board|| re: Floridian of the day - PJinAtl on 6/16/14 at 9:41 am|
You have to have your kid vaccinated in order to enroll them in school. That is pretty much mandatory nationwide.
Secondly, I would guess that if there was a disagreement about the vaccination, since they shared custody, that the vaccination question would have to be worked out in court. In a c...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Could Jeopardy and Wheel Of Fortune survive with new hosts? - PJinAtl on 6/14/14 at 10:15 am|
[quote]Became rich for just turning letters.[/quote]Don't even have turn them anymore, just touches them....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Charleston, SC - Worth it to go see Ft. Sumter? - PJinAtl on 6/14/14 at 10:12 am|
Yes, go. It is worth it.
Also, if you are really into history, go to the old Charleston Navy Yard and see where they are conserving/researching the Hundley submarine, and then stop by Magnolia Cemetery to see their final resting place....
| Off-Topic Board|| re: The Taum Sauk Dam Upper Reservoir - PJinAtl on 6/11/14 at 12:01 pm|
[quote]Amazing that they decided to build a lake on top of a mountain.[/quote]Not that amazing. Pumped storage hydro is a great way to capitalize on the varying rates of electrical power. Use gravity to move the water down through the turbines during peak times, use electricity in the grid to push...
| Off-Topic Board|| re: Good opportunity for you libs to rant - PJinAtl on 6/11/14 at 10:14 am|
Bigger/better image [link=(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Virginia_US_Congressional_District_7_(since_2013).tif)]from Wikipedia[/link].
District has been represent...
| Off-Topic Board|| re: Last President to actually respect the constitution? - PJinAtl on 6/9/14 at 8:28 am|
[quote]"The Three-Fifths Compromise was a compromise reached between delegates from southern states and those from northern states during the 1787 United States Constitutional Convention. The debate was over if, and if so, how, slaves would be counted when determining a state's total population for ...
| Off-Topic Board|| re: Why are most churches so segregated? - PJinAtl on 6/5/14 at 1:50 pm|
[quote] Imagine a black pastor being hired by a "white" church. [/quote]I can't say I have ever seen that, but I do know of a black church that had a white pastor.
But for the most part, people group themselves as they feel comfortable and with people where they feel like there are common bonds....
| Off-Topic Board|| re: uhh.. wth? New Reality Show Features Women Giving Birth in the Wild - NSFW - PJinAtl on 6/5/14 at 12:57 pm|
[quote]It's the picture they put in the article that's nsfw.[/quote]There was a video on CNN's website homepage this morning that I believe was about this. The thumbnail appeared to be a full frontal shot of a nude pregnant woman squatting. I just went back to see if it was the same story and the ...
| Music Board|| re: LL Cool J's Going Back to Cali - PJinAtl on 6/3/14 at 9:01 am|
Wasn't the song made for the Less Than Zero soundtrack? If so, that movie was about a college kid from Cali (LA) going back home at Christmas....
| Off-Topic Board|| re: Do you have any real life connections with famous people? - PJinAtl on 6/2/14 at 12:52 pm|
[quote]Rachel Bernstein [/quote]Nice looking gal. Needs someone to redo her website though...the word model as the page title on the main page and then model | something on all the rest...horrible design skills....
| SEC Rant|| re: School's Most Famous T-Shirt Fan - PJinAtl on 5/30/14 at 10:36 am|
BigBoi from Outkast:
| O-T Lounge|| re: Where is the last place you have stayed on the gulf coast ? - PJinAtl on 5/29/14 at 2:33 pm|
Phoenix something or other (whichever the one is right there by The Hangout), summer 2011.
Before that it was Pelican Beach in Destin, July 2010....
| Off-Topic Board|| re: Ever wonder who's had the best and worst celebrity first pitches in MLB? - PJinAtl on 5/29/14 at 2:31 pm|
A little sad actually that Sotomayor and Clinton painted the corners while Johnson and Maddux missed low and inside....
| More Sports Board|| re: If MLB's new commissioner were to do these things, would you like it? - PJinAtl on 5/29/14 at 11:12 am|
[quote]NL West ATL [/quote]Not just no, but frick no.
If you want to maintain the StL rivalries, move Atlanta, Milwaukee and Houston to the east, StL, ChC and Cin to the west.
[quote]Play each team in your division 105 times. (roughly 15x per team NL and 17-18 per team AL) Play the other divisi...
| SEC Rant|| re: SEC Network Unveils Studio Set Renderings - PJinAtl on 5/28/14 at 4:48 pm|
[quote]ESPNU studios are already there...just another room in that building, I'd imagine.[/quote]Is this the new broadcast building that NASCAR built a few years ago next door to the Hall of Fame?
I know they have a big tv production building for the different NASCAR shows on FoxSports1, etc but ...
| Off-Topic Board|| re: "New Russia" confederation adopts a familiar-looking flag - PJinAtl on 5/28/14 at 1:10 pm|
[quote]The *official* confederate battle flag has a true square shape and all the rectangular ones are WRONG.[/quote]Not completely true.
While the square battle flags were the first produced and were the ones used mainly in the eastern theater by Lee's Army of Northern Virginia (and are often ca...