| Tiger Rant|| re: LSU and OLE MISS game of 1969 - Coeur du Tigre on 10/23/14 at 8:13 am|
[quote]I hope not.[/quote]...
| Political Talk|| re: Putin getting revenge on the french??? - Coeur du Tigre on 10/21/14 at 2:47 pm|
Although getting involved in business deals in Russia often proves to be a health risk, in this case it seems to be a real accident. Motive? de Margerie was one of Putin's biggest apologists.
On the other hand, any accident in Russia today is de facto suspicious. Duplicity reigns. ...
| Money Talk|| re: Vanguard index fund - Coeur du Tigre on 10/21/14 at 1:00 pm|
[quote]Will tell you a lot of what you need to know if you're really interested. [/quote]
Great advice. That book is easy to understand and gives you everything you need to know about mutual fund investing. Especially the value of index funds....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Positive: O-line giving QB all day to throw & blocking for RB's - Coeur du Tigre on 10/20/14 at 1:28 am|
[quote] Maybe he’s playing through an injury though.[/quote]
This would be my guess....
| Money Talk|| re: Are we heading towards another 2008 type downturn? - Coeur du Tigre on 10/16/14 at 9:54 am|
[quote]If I can get a constant 6-8% annualized return every year then I am beyond thrilled.[/quote]
Amen to that and thanks for the confirmation. I was getting worried about my portfolio being out-dated.
As to fixed income -
[quote]The overriding force here is the Fed is going to raise rates ...
| Money Talk|| re: 9 Buzzwords That Can Make You Sound Dumb - Coeur du Tigre on 10/11/14 at 11:57 am|
[quote]One of our project managers uses "key takeaways" in pretty much every meeting we have. (Probably 3 times per week)[/quote]
Sounds like you need to set up some Buzzword Bingo. $20 per head into the kitty buys two words / phrases. Here are some sure winners:
At the end of the day
| Money Talk|| re: Larry G Speaks (Again) - Coeur du Tigre on 10/11/14 at 3:14 am|
Ahhh, Larry... edit please:
[quote]"2. Many companies with big foreign exposure will report earnings misses and downward guidance, because the strong dollar means overseas earnings translate back into fewer greenbacks.
The dollar weakness will continue: McDonald was negative on the d...
| SEC Rant|| re: who gets the biggest dose of reality this week? - Coeur du Tigre on 10/11/14 at 2:12 am|
If Freeze can get his team to focus this week and beat A&M after the Bama win, he's Coach of the Year right there. But history (and human nature) tells us that won't happen....
| O-T Lounge|| re: DR's of the OT: Complete liver and kidney failure... - Coeur du Tigre on 8/16/14 at 1:51 am|
Sorry to hear of your sister-in-law's illness. Are your wife's parents with her at this time?...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Quentin Thomas worked out during individual drills today - Coeur du Tigre on 8/13/14 at 2:18 pm|
:nana: :nana: :nana: ...
| 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...