| More Sports Board|| re: Worst Bowl coach ever? - LSUcricket on 1/4/13 at 11:00 pm|
[quote]Miles will only get worse if you ask me. he was 1-2 before coming to LSU and went 4-0 right off the bat with Saban's recruits so he looked much better than he really was. now he has gone 1-3 in his last four bowl games including back to back extremely embarrassing los...
| Tiger Rant|| re: How did we beat A&M?? - LSUcricket on 1/4/13 at 10:46 pm|
13 fricking points in our 3 losses. We led in the 2nd half in those games. I just don't understand the people who post on the rant.
A whole bunch of stupidity.[/quote]
So what you're saying is that we're a few plays away from being undefeated? Sure sounds like the sky is falling to me...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Let me throw it out there - LSUcricket on 1/4/13 at 10:06 pm|
Man if only we could be like them, we'd be able to beat them on their home turf...oh wait. Retard....
| Political Talk|| re: Simple Gun Control question that is EASY to answer - LSUcricket on 12/17/12 at 12:30 am|
If one of these two laws had been passed 12 months ago, which would've had the greatest likelihood of reducing the deaths in [b]four of the five shootings this year[/b]?
1)Pass a law banning the sale of ALL guns of ANY sort
2)Pass a law allowing teachers the right to...
| Political Talk|| re: Shooting at a Conneticut elementary school - LSUcricket on 12/14/12 at 10:59 pm|
[quote]There is no solution. A gun ban wouldn't work. Millions of Americans own guns do you think officials are going to go to every single home, risk getting shot by some angry citizen whose rights are being intruded on, to seize his guns?
WHO IS ARGUING FOR BANNING GUN OWNERSHIP??? Th...
| Political Talk|| re: Shooting at a Conneticut elementary school - LSUcricket on 12/14/12 at 7:22 pm|
[quote]So no effect on today's events. What else you got?
Why enact solutions which don't solve anything?[/quote]
No effect today =/= not solve anything Einstein. How hard is it to see that these sorts of added measures to obtaining firearms would, in general, decrease the probability that the...
| Political Talk|| re: Shooting at a Conneticut elementary school - LSUcricket on 12/14/12 at 5:46 pm|
SO, this is a classic example of taking the guns away from the people that didn't do it?
:confused: What people would have their guns taken away? Besides the people that would fail a psychological competency exam?
Well, the government requiring schoolchildren wear ...
| Political Talk|| re: Shooting at a Conneticut elementary school - LSUcricket on 12/14/12 at 2:48 pm|
The technical restrictions are exactly what I'm talking about - the use of psych screening being the big one since we're talking about gun use the context of mass killings - and so to that extent you and I are in the same position.
This guy stole his mother's guns (just...
| Political Talk|| re: Shooting at a Conneticut elementary school - LSUcricket on 12/14/12 at 2:29 pm|
[quote]So would transitioning to a totalitarian state. Mussolini definitely made the trains run on time. People are very, very, very safe in Singapore.
It is a balance between freedom and safety. Pretending that the gun (or availability of guns) is responsible is disengenous. Everybody proposes t...
| Political Talk|| re: Shooting at a Conneticut elementary school - LSUcricket on 12/14/12 at 2:08 pm|
[quote]I started with cars, which kill more than guns every year. I then mentioned a very preventable disease that kills more than guns every year. I then mentioned hammers.
Laws against robbery didn't stop this killer from stealing the gun that he used in today's killings. You are naive to think...
| Political Talk|| re: This is NOT the time to advocate gun control. PERIOD - LSUcricket on 12/14/12 at 2:01 pm|
First reply in the shooting thread was pro-gun...
| Political Talk|| re: Shooting at a Conneticut elementary school - LSUcricket on 12/14/12 at 1:56 pm|
[quote]Cricket: Here is a novel idea. How about you allow the security guards at the school, mall, theatre, etc. to arm themselves with more than a flashlight. They could take the concealed carry permit class to get the permit required (also allows a screening process & tax revenue for the local jur...
| Political Talk|| re: Shooting at a Conneticut elementary school - LSUcricket on 12/14/12 at 1:52 pm|
How about hammer control laws? When I was in high school a classmate's father killed his mother with a hammer. The father was a well respected physician in the community and it was a shock.
People have been killing others from poisoning to hitting with heavy objects to stoning them to de...
| Political Talk|| re: Shooting at a Conneticut elementary school - LSUcricket on 12/14/12 at 1:45 pm|
yeah, the answer is always to enact more legislation and restrict more freedom.
You're right, the answer is less legislation, give more freedom where guns are concerned.
You're an idiot. This isn't some democrat/republican pro-legislation anti-legislation d...
| Political Talk|| re: Shooting at a Conneticut elementary school - LSUcricket on 12/14/12 at 1:18 pm|
[quote]Say a person does not pass this said screening you are proposing.
What is stopping this person from going to a back alley arms dealer somewhere and buying a weapon illegally?[/quote]
You've continued to avoid making any substantial claims AGAINST added gun control with stupid "Back Alle...
| Political Talk|| re: Shooting at a Conneticut elementary school - LSUcricket on 12/14/12 at 12:50 pm|
In response to all the retarded slippery slope arguments related to gun control and how criminals would rule the world if we changed anything...
arguing for gun control =/= arguing for gun prohibition. As some have suggested, SIMPLE changes in regulation such as psychological screenings could go ...
| More Sports Board|| Does Holliday's TD non-review justify Schwartz's challenge? - LSUcricket on 11/23/12 at 1:18 pm|
I searched because I didn't think I was the first to notice, but I didn't find anything...but does anyone else think that the non-review that happened a couple weeks back with Trindon's punt return justifies Schwartz's challenge flag?
While he obviously wasn't thinking of this play when he threw ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Does anyone REALLY fear the hat anymore ? - LSUcricket on 10/29/12 at 9:49 am|
[quote]Les has become the "Truck-Stop Gambler". When was the last time we ran a trick play or went for it on 4th and 1? Come on Les, bring us the Win [/quote]
we lead the nation in fourth down conversion percentage......
| Tiger Rant|| re: Props to Coach Miles. Really. - LSUcricket on 8/10/12 at 1:47 pm|
What should he have done then? Please, captain hindsight, step in and show Coach Miles and all of us poor idiot fans blindly following a failed leader how he SHOULD have handled it. Or just keep hiding behind big words that you sprinkle in as you type posts with a thesaurus ...
| SEC Rant|| re: Brad Wing got ripped off, people - LSUcricket on 12/6/11 at 4:46 pm|
From the Play by Play of every game…
55 yd to 3 (TD)
58 yd to the 7 (followed by return -1 yd)
41 yds to 3
52 yds to 4
60 yds to 5
37 yds to 11
51 yds to 8
51 yds to 9
41 yds to 12
32 yds to 5
36 yds to 2
48 yds to 19
39 yds to 11
52 yds to 19
53 yds t...
| Tiger Rant|| Why travel all the way to Oxford to boo your own team? - LSUcricket on 11/19/11 at 9:38 pm|
Had a guy sitting in front of me openly booing JJ, yelling "Get him!" every time he rolled out on a pass in the 1st quarter.
How you can claim to be an LSU fan and openly cheer against our own player is beyond me. IDGAF what your perspective on the QB situation is.
He even turned around and ...
| Coaching Changes|| re: Learjet from UM just landed at BTR - LSUcricket on 1/7/11 at 5:11 pm|
This doesn't make much more sense, seeing as he doesn't have any UM ties I can see...
But Jack Del Rio is back in town, saw him last night at DiGiulio's. Maybe they're hunting him down for some reason? :confused:
Just throwing out other ideas....this all looks pretty dumb and poorly timed...
| Tiger Rant|| re: POSITIGER NATION !!! (tuba can't keep up!) HUNDREDS SERVED! - LSUcricket on 9/7/09 at 12:33 am|
| Tiger Rant|| re: LSU / Auburn Rerun 2008 - LSUcricket on 8/24/09 at 9:50 pm|
What a great game...makes you wonder what the season would've been like if 2nd half JL had showed up for the rest of our games.
The trick plays called in this game were super savvy too...
| Tiger Rant|| re: If the K Lady - LSUcricket on 5/21/09 at 5:05 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| re: Greatest Male Rock Vocalist of All Time - LSUcricket on 5/19/09 at 9:15 pm|
[quote]Freddie Mercury/end thread[/quote]
| Tiger Rant|| re: Pop Quiz: Spot the difference between these 2 articles - LSUcricket on 5/16/09 at 11:16 pm|
:rolleyes: Go figure.
Well, their fans will figure it out next week when they're not playing as the number one seed. :doublebird:
| Tiger Rant|| re: SEC POY Awards - LSUcricket on 5/16/09 at 11:11 pm|
[quote]I think Bianco will get Coach of the year, and Polythress from UGA player of the year. Coleman would be my choice for Pitcher of the Year. [/quote]
I agree with your assessment of the PM situation, but I think that in the end they will see that Bianco and PM ended with the same reco...
| Tiger Rant|| SEC POY Awards - LSUcricket on 5/16/09 at 11:02 pm|
Now that the regular season has wrapped up, who does it look like will be winning the SEC POY awards?
It looks to me like Coleman ought to be a frontrunner for pitcher of the year.
As for Player of the Year, the guy from Georgia looks pretty strong, I'm not sure if Blake Dean's torrid finish w...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Official Leon Landry Appreciation Thread - LSUcricket on 5/16/09 at 5:03 pm|
:bow: :bow: :geauxtigers:
And to everyone who bashed CPM for putting him back in the lineup :spank:
Once and for all this should show that baseball is a streaky sport...and nobody understands that and recognizes the streaks better than CPM.