| Soccer Board|| re: "JR" Jim Ross calls 1st half of Brasil v. Germany - Coeur du Tigre on 7/9/14 at 4:42 am|
The best was the very last statement of the co-announcer, after Brazil finally scored to make it 7 - 1,
"That may be enough to swing the momentum!".
I'm still laughing.
| Tiger Rant|| re: 1982 season - One of the magical seasons in LSU history. - Coeur du Tigre on 7/7/14 at 1:05 am|
For me, even after all these years, the Bama game that year is still surprising. One of those wonderful shocks to your system from which you never really recover.
Let's not forget the fearless job Alan Risher did that afternoon either.
Oh, and the Tigers were a 27-point favorite agai...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Just a reminder....as you're partying and enjoying your 3 day weekend - Coeur du Tigre on 5/26/14 at 12:50 pm|
Corporal Vincent Tuminello, Baton Rouge.
102nd Mech. Cavalry, 5th Div.
KIA June 17, 1944. Vidouville, France.
Tech Sgt. Kent McKenney, Auburn, Indiana.
501st PIR, 101st Airborne Div.
KIA December 22, 1944. Bizory, Belgium.
We stand on the shoulders of giants....
| O-T Lounge|| re: 6 ways you're about to get screwed by the job market - Coeur du Tigre on 5/20/14 at 4:27 am|
It's a great article and the critical comments in this thread are laughable. The number of psychoses displayed are hard to keep up with.
Go read (all the way, even if it hurts your precious feelings) [link=(http://www.cracked.com/blog/6-harsh-truths-that-will-make-you-better-person/)] 6 Harsh Tru...
| O-T Lounge|| re: ...know what it means to miss New Orleans... - Coeur du Tigre on 5/18/14 at 2:54 am|
Congrats Isabelle. Now when you're settled in, take a walk through Audubon Park, ride the streetcar down St. Charles to Canal, walk down Royal St. to the Cathedral, turn right to Decatur St., get a table at Cafe du Monde, order up a cup of real coffee and send up a small prayer for all the poor soul...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Image of First Woman that Capitivated You... (NSFW) - Coeur du Tigre on 3/17/14 at 1:30 pm|
[quote]It was in reruns when I watched in the 80's, but she gave me some of my first boners.[/quote]
Barbara Eden is hot in any era, but you cannot imagine what havoc ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: GOAT bar at LSU? (Say within 15 min walk) - Coeur du Tigre on 3/15/14 at 11:39 am|
Within a 15 min walk of campus?
1960's: The Keg; The Bengal; The White Horse. All on Highland.
1970's: See above plus MaGoo's (Phil Brady's); The Alligator; The Brass Rail.
1980's: The Bayou; The Chimes; Murphy's.
1990's: Everyone had cars and the-local-to-campus places became so-so.
| Money Talk|| re: WSJ: Russia retreats - Coeur du Tigre on 3/4/14 at 6:03 am|
Just jotting down the latest news. I'm not on anyone's Rolodex in this one.
Well, let's see.
| Money Talk|| re: WSJ: Russia retreats - Coeur du Tigre on 3/4/14 at 5:33 am|
Carrot: It seems an offer of an international monitoring mission to Crimea has been tabled. Either from the UN or the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe. As Russia is an active member of both organizations, Putin would have some measure of control of the missions.
Stick: A stepp...
| Money Talk|| re: MIT Intro to Comp. Science Class Discussion (Python) - Coeur du Tigre on 3/4/14 at 2:07 am|
[quote]I like the idea myself, didn't know about some of the available options without this board. With that said, I don't have much time, but love having resources posted.[/quote]
I agree. Apart from some erroneous information posted (ah, hem... :dope:) these recent programming threads have been...
| Money Talk|| re: Coursera Python Class Discussion Thread - Coeur du Tigre on 2/28/14 at 9:44 am|
| Money Talk|| re: Coursera Python Class Discussion Thread - Coeur du Tigre on 2/28/14 at 9:43 am|
Ok, thanks, posts removed. I didn't realize there were so many errors in his comments....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Surgery on L-4 and recovery?? - Coeur du Tigre on 2/23/14 at 9:55 am|
[quote]Think about it long and hard before you do it. My SO worked for Dr Hubbard an orthopedic surgeon in town for about fifteen years.she was a surg-tech. Back surgery is hit or miss. [/quote]
Complications with back surgery is a redundancy. There are always problems.
[quote]If i'm you, i'm ...
| Money Talk|| re: I think its time we talk about the next Fed policy tool - Coeur du Tigre on 2/22/14 at 5:04 am|
Deleted. It is a lengthy explanation, and the original post was lacking.
Completely understand. It would be a little bit of an understatement to say I'm fairly close to fixed income and the short-term markets so I'm really interested in what you're referring to. [/quote]
| Music Board|| re: Best youtube video to mp3 converter - Coeur du Tigre on 2/13/14 at 11:13 am|
| Money Talk|| re: Yellen's Testimony to Congress - Coeur du Tigre on 2/12/14 at 5:09 am|
[quote] quote: The only song name I can think of with Janet was "Damnit Janet" from Rocky Horror Picture Show. Let me present, The Commodores! [/quote]
"Tearing me apart
Somehow I just don't care
She's playing with my heart
But Janet's so aware
And people tell me, she keeps...
| Money Talk|| re: In honor of Ben's last FOMC meeting, let's appreciate Bernank the Tank - Coeur du Tigre on 2/3/14 at 11:22 am|
Dillon, South Carolina's favorite son and a slam dunk future Nobel Prize winner.
In many ways the history of this country is a history of finding great leaders when they are needed most.
The Beard :bow:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Paging mechanics of the OT: Car not accelerating (Update pg 4) - Coeur du Tigre on 2/3/14 at 10:53 am|
The first thing to do that is cheap and easy would be to change the fuel filter. Just get it lined up in the right direction (look for the arrow on the housing).
Fuel filter problems show up as difficulty in acceleration and climbing hills. But these issues are not evident until the engine warms ...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| re: LSU in home with Dupre (pic inside) - Coeur du Tigre on 1/31/14 at 1:36 am|
[quote]When you are trying to read body language, try to notice some of the signals that a person's posture can send. Open posture involves keeping the trunk of the body open and exposed. This type of posture indicates friendliness, openness, and willingness. Closed posture involves keeping the ob...
| Coaching Changes|| re: How does Lane Kiffin keep landing choice jobs? - Coeur du Tigre on 1/13/14 at 10:46 am|
[quote](2) I think Saban hired him to effectively be the head coach of recruiting so that Saban does not have to expend as much energy on the recruiting trails as he has in the past...I think this is the first sign that Saban is contemplating retirement in the next few years and is attempting to lig...
| Tiger Rant|| re: The Traditional Cam Cameron philosophy compared to what we saw - Coeur du Tigre on 1/13/14 at 10:40 am|
| Coaching Changes|| re: How does Lane Kiffin keep landing choice jobs? - Coeur du Tigre on 1/13/14 at 7:45 am|
Thanks Woopig. Somebody gets it....
| Coaching Changes|| re: Rand Getlin from Yahoo Sports reporting Orgeron to Alabama - Coeur du Tigre on 1/13/14 at 2:57 am|
Who is Orgeron's agent? We know Kiffen and Saban are both with Sexton, IMHO the biggest reason Kiffen was hired. But Orgeron? If he's repped by Sexton, that's all we need to know - welcome to T-town....
| Coaching Changes|| re: Doug Nussmeier to Michigan as OC? - Coeur du Tigre on 1/9/14 at 5:49 am|
Five pages and no one mentions that Kiffen's agent - Darth Sexton - is also Saban's agent?
I don't think Saban will hire him for any number of reasons, but shopping him around for Jimmah is a slam dunk. ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Candidates to replace Studrawa - Coeur du Tigre on 1/9/14 at 3:19 am|
Have to think the decision was made before Stud announced he's leaving. And I would think Cam made the decision under Les' guidelines - to keep recruiting in mind.
We'll see some interviews for PR purposes but I have to think the top candidates are Andy Moeller and Todd Washington.
Both have ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Hayden Rettig - Coeur du Tigre on 1/4/14 at 1:40 am|
[quote]for the first time in recent memory we have a legitimate race for qb next year with 3 quality guys competing. and, i might add, a honest to god quality qb coach. yahoo![/quote] Amen. Come on Spring Practice......
| Off-Topic Board|| re: Describe your worst flight experience. - Coeur du Tigre on 12/27/13 at 5:49 am|
[quote]that is my experience with Delta Airlines. I only fly southwest and American now. [/quote]
Amen to that. My worst happened two months ago. I had to reschedule a return flight with Delta. As you cannot do this by yourself on-line, you must call them and make the arrangements over the phone wi...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Is JetBlue a good airline? - Coeur du Tigre on 12/26/13 at 12:25 pm|
I flew out of New Orleans last October and the lock on my checked luggage was ripped off and some of my possessions were stolen. To consider compensation they required an original sales receipt for the stolen goods (!). Miraculously I had it and sent it to them. A month later they decided to pay me ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Looking for help on why LSU fell off in 1974, Veer etc - Coeur du Tigre on 12/23/13 at 10:23 am|
[quote]I would give the 8 back (and Mac would, too, probably), in exchange of my pick of one of the 9 - 1969. [/quote][quote]Yeah, for sure that put a dagger in my young 13 YO ass! Would have probably played UT for the MNC @ Cotton B if not the 3pt loss to Arch?[/quote]Amen. That 1969 Ole Miss game ...
| Coaching Changes|| re: Texas' Patterson appoints an 8-man committee for coaching search - Coeur du Tigre on 12/19/13 at 1:24 pm|
[quote]it's very much politics but Joe Jamail is not the enemy[/quote]
Why the committee of the Golden Eight, none of which has a football background? What is their true purpose? Who benefits from the inherent delay of a committee?
Watch the Texas media in the next few days. The mud will fly. T...