| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: Should We: OT Chris Faulk Waived - bbrownso on 7/28/14 at 6:19 pm|
[quote]Seems the browners confirmed your doubts. [/quote]
Actually some people have been saying that Faulk is a poor fit for the zone blocking system so that might be why he was released.
Seems he's been healthy since the end of April:
[quote] Browns second-year OL Chris Faulk (knee) is full...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: Carl Nicks and Bucs part ways. - bbrownso on 7/25/14 at 4:10 pm|
[quote]Got his money, injured his toe, got staph infection, can't get healthy. [/quote]
| Political Talk|| re: Spinoff: "we're coming for you..."....related to the Ebola virus. - bbrownso on 7/24/14 at 9:09 pm|
If want to really be scared, read The Hot Zone by Richard Preston.
It's scary to really think of the possible implications. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Malaysian Airliner with 295 people on board shot down by SAM missle - bbrownso on 7/17/14 at 2:48 pm|
[quote]If thats the case, then could it be a set-up to blame the Russians?[/quote]
I don't think so.
[link=(http://news.yahoo.com/rebel-suggests-insurgents-shot-down-malaysia-plane-mistake-174750060.html)]Rebel site suggests insurgents shot down Malaysia plane by mistake[/link]
| O-T Lounge|| re: Malaysian Airliner with 295 people on board shot down by SAM missle - bbrownso on 7/17/14 at 2:34 pm|
the RT.com article seems to have been updated since I first saw it.
[quote] As a source told Gazeta.ru online news portal, Putin’s plane does take off from Vnukovo-3 [the terminal that accepts business jets], but the president does not fly over the conflict-gripped neighboring country.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Civil Forfeiture After an Arrest - bbrownso on 7/16/14 at 12:27 am|
[quote]My favorite is when they seize cash. They often have zero proof that the cash was from selling drugs. The "proof " is that you have a lot of cash in the first place. [/quote]
I remember reading a few stories about Tennessee and how the drug task forces would seize large amount of cash as d...
| More Sports Board|| re: Deadspin releases the list of JFF photos they will pay for and how much - bbrownso on 7/7/14 at 2:11 pm|
[quote]If I was jff I would do every one then donate the cash to charity or more blow
This. That's basically Deadspin saying they'll pay $14,141.75 for a variety of pictures, staged or not staged.
Do it and donate the money to charity. Then he could probably avoid some criticism even i...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Horror movie survival skills - bbrownso on 7/7/14 at 10:15 am|
[quote]One of my favorite Robot Chicken scenes is about this.
Jason's Deceiving Speed
Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon touched on it too:
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UsfOjEWm2t8)]Walk/Run Demonstration from Behind The Mask [/link]...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Looking for some blaxploitation and kung fu movies - bbrownso on 7/3/14 at 4:10 pm|
The Last Dragon is something of a mix of what you're looking for. It's a lot of fun to watch too....
| More Sports Board|| re: Jimmy Graham decision is in: Tight End - bbrownso on 7/2/14 at 12:57 pm|
[quote]Gronk's deal was signed several years ago. The salary cap has gone up. That means the value of deals rise.
Even if the salary cap has gone up, the value of being the top TE in the NFL hasn't increase at the same rate as the salary cap.
A 6 year 60 million dollar contract with 2...
| Political Talk|| re: So the Pope is now a legislative authority in the United States - bbrownso on 6/30/14 at 11:16 am|
[quote]the court has declared that if a CLOSELY-HELD business has a "sincerely held religious belief" they can ignore the law.
But that's not without other qualifications either.
| O-T Lounge|| re: anyone like classical music? whats your favorite composition? - bbrownso on 6/28/14 at 2:28 am|
[quote]You've heard them. They're just not nearly as commonly recognized by name as they are by sound.
Try going through a few of those previews. Everyone should be able to rec...
| O-T Lounge|| re: anyone like classical music? whats your favorite composition? - bbrownso on 6/28/14 at 2:15 am|
I'm a fan of Beethoven's 8th Symphony along with Moonlight Sonata and Für Elise.
Also Bach's Cello Suite No.1 and Mozart's Symphony No. 40....
| More Sports Board|| re: Ric Bucher was duped: Lowry to Heat is a pipe dream - bbrownso on 6/27/14 at 9:42 pm|
[quote]Bucher is the absolute worst and his credibility as a "breaking news" reporter was lost way before this.[/quote]
[quote] Ric Bucher reported Friday that a sign-and-trade sending free agent Kyle Lowry to the Heat is "imminent."
[b]Bucher's record is somewhere between...
| Political Talk|| re: Group sues Cleveland Indians over name... - bbrownso on 6/26/14 at 12:11 pm|
Right after the Redskins trademark news broke, I posted that one of the original plaintiffs against the Redskins in 1992 said that the Indians were the next targeted team due to the Chief Wahoo image.
Don't feel bad Indians fans; they're going after the Chiefs too.
| More Sports Board|| re: MJ Resume Through Age 29 vs LeBron Resume Through Age 29 - bbrownso on 6/17/14 at 7:42 pm|
[quote]I have yet to see where you have pointed out those are the wrong numbers for the players at 29.[/quote]
It's not that the numbers are wrong. It's just that the criteria is worthless. Going by age is pointless given that they started their careers at different ages.
Jordan through age 2...
| More Sports Board|| re: If the super team really is disbanding, was 2/4 a failure or success - bbrownso on 6/15/14 at 3:28 pm|
[quote]He clearly wasn't seriously saying they were going to win 8 straight. He even states right after that, that he truly believes this team can win multiple championships.[/quote]
Then he continues, stating, "I'm not just up here blowing smoke for none of these fans[?], I'm about business and ...
| More Sports Board|| re: If the super team really is disbanding, was 2/4 a failure or success - bbrownso on 6/15/14 at 3:07 pm|
It was both a success and a failure.
The Heat won 2 titles. So they were obviously successful.
But they failed because, in their hubris, Lebron, Wade, and Bosh raised expectations to huge levels. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Marvin Harrison involved in another shooting - bbrownso on 6/14/14 at 4:57 pm|
[quote]Yeah Marvin Harrison just "happened" to be driving at 3:20 am near a gunfight. I totally believe that [/quote]
I guess you also question the sheer coincidence that Harrison just happened to own the gun used to shoot a guy in the hand? Or that the aforementioned victim was shot to death aft...
| More Sports Board|| re: Is Yulman Stadium going to have blind spots? - bbrownso on 6/11/14 at 10:59 am|
I'm pretty sure it's turf. I remember hearing on the radio that it's called Benson Field at Yulman Stadium because he donated the money for the turf. ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: GoT S4:E9 "The Watchers On The Wall" BOOK MAESTERS Thread SPOILERS - bbrownso on 6/8/14 at 10:20 pm|
[quote]I did not realize they killed off Pip and Grenn[/quote]
There was a relatively long shot on Pyp with Sam. It was quite noticeable. :lol:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: 2 cops killed while eating lunch - bbrownso on 6/8/14 at 6:17 pm|
Edit: got beat to the punch with info....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Your Perception of The Movie "Stephen Kings IT" - bbrownso on 6/7/14 at 2:07 pm|
I remember being scared when I was 7 and it first came out. I like watching it now. Tim Curry was great as Pennywise.
| More Sports Board|| re: 49er's QB Colin Kaepernick signs 6 year extension, $60M guaranteed - bbrownso on 6/4/14 at 11:55 pm|
PFT has the details of the contract up:
[quote]Technically, the deal has $61 million guaranteed. But only $13.073 million is guaranteed at signing. It comes in the form of a $12.328 millio...
| Tech Board|| re: There's a Device That Can Charge Your Phone 92 Percent Faster - bbrownso on 6/2/14 at 3:35 pm|
[quote]My comment was based on the fact that it was plugged into a laptop. [b]A charging port is a dedicated port like your charging block you plug into the wall.[/b][/quote]
Not totally true.
My comment was based on the fact that some USB 2.0 and 3.0 ports supply more than 500mA and 900mA resp...
| Tech Board|| re: There's a Device That Can Charge Your Phone 92 Percent Faster - bbrownso on 6/2/14 at 3:14 pm|
There are dedicated charging ports that can supply more energy. Typically called downstream charging ports.
[quote]There is a huge variance, then, between normal USB ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: My dad passed (Dad posted here about his glioblastoma) - bbrownso on 6/2/14 at 11:59 am|
Really sorry to hear about your father.
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: Vilma To The Cowboys??? - bbrownso on 6/2/14 at 9:49 am|
[quote]I really dont wanta see Vilma in a gay Cowboys uniform.
Don't worry about it.
[quote] A team source now tells ESPN's Ed Werder that the Cowboys don't have much interest in free agent MLBs Brian Urlacher and Jonathan Vilma.
Pro Football Talk calls it a "very special brand of...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Game of Thrones S4:E8 "The Mountain & The Viper" Book MAESTERS Thread SPOILERS - bbrownso on 6/1/14 at 9:22 pm|
[quote]Also someone needs to post the post head smash photo....it's grotesque
Well it's still incredibly gruesome and I don't want to see it again.
How about a reaction gif instead?
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Hypothetical Fresh Prince Sequel - bbrownso on 5/20/14 at 9:10 pm|
No. I can barely stand Will Smith at this point and I couldn't stand watching another vehicle to push his son's "stardom."...