| Tiger Rant|| Tiger Stadium Construction goes vertical - mikethetiger on 3/26/13 at 1:28 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| re: Huey P Long Bridge widening to finish ahead of schedule and on budget - mikethetiger on 2/5/13 at 8:02 pm|
Here is the Huey P Long Bridge facebook photo stream
| Tiger Rant|| re: LSU's last time out - mikethetiger on 10/14/12 at 10:58 pm|
[quote]Even the announcers were curious about it.[/quote]
No they weren't. What game were you watching?...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Did Bennie Logan tell Spurrier to STFU? - mikethetiger on 10/14/12 at 10:44 pm|
I just saw the play on the espnu replay and it really looks like spurrier was fussing at the ref and logan just happened to be near his line of sight but you can see he is looking at the ref not logan....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Go See Looper - mikethetiger on 9/30/12 at 3:22 pm|
[quote]I can't' for the life of me place that club. I know I've seen that building, albeit without the red awning. [/quote]
I am pretty sure this is the [link=(http://goo.gl/maps/JIYFs)]Club Location[/link]. Right across from 1010 Common building.
Interesting historical note. The white...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Just tried to update my iPhone 4. Need 2.5 GB to update! WTF? - mikethetiger on 9/29/12 at 7:15 pm|
Shared Photo Streams is awesome (especially with a family who wants to see pics ASAP).
Safari seems faster.
[b]Turn by turn built into Siri is very nice. If you're driving you can just ask for directions instead of having to open the Mapquest app and type it in like I previou...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Something to be proud of -- LSU Athletic Program to support academics - mikethetiger on 9/5/12 at 12:47 pm|
[quote]UGA an UF have athletic sides independent from the academic side regarding budgetary matters. Those are also two of the best academic schools in the conference. Explain that to me broseph. [/quote]
UF athletics donates money to the academic side also. They have donated over $61 million si...
| Tiger Rant|| re: TIGER STADIUM (6 Photo updated!) - mikethetiger on 8/26/12 at 11:49 pm|
Thats been the million dollar question why LSU always waits to the last possible minute for all the construction projects.
It was a good month after bayou country fest before the first fence barricade went up.[/quote]
They did not start a month after Bayou Country Fest. In fact, they...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Opinions, critiques on logo I'm working on - mikethetiger on 8/4/12 at 4:46 pm|
Looks too much like this.
| Tiger Rant|| re: Why did it take TAF so long to get the architecture right? - mikethetiger on 7/27/12 at 8:35 am|
[quote]Architect for the west uppers were more concerned with making a name for themselves. They have built some real abominations around the area over the years. They paid absolutely no respect to the design elements of the rest of the stadium.
It's hideous....and I hope they tear the whole wes...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Away game ticket requests are in - mikethetiger on 7/5/12 at 1:23 pm|
[quote]So season ticket holders got a total of 4900 tickets. Where did the other 1100 tickets go?[/quote]
I am calculating 5500 tickets to season ticket holders. If that is correct, then that leaves 500 for band, player parents and so on....
| Tiger Rant|| re: July 2nd Tiger Stadium construction update - mikethetiger on 7/3/12 at 12:50 pm|
[quote]I'm no architect, and I'm not saying I could do a better job. But surely they can't think this looks good? [/quote]
Keep in mind that they didn't build the new west upper deck from scratch. They tore off the top of the old west upper deck and rebuilt it with new club seating/lounges, pres...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anyone old enough to remember the Waterslide on Vets near Bonnabel in Metairie? - mikethetiger on 6/25/12 at 1:21 pm|
I remember the waterslides near bonnabel. There were threee slides and I believe it was called Water Maze. Someone mentioned Greased Lightning and I believe that was a double, mirrored waterslide either on causweay or clearview near I-10. Around the same time there was a waterslide complex on the...
| Tiger Rant|| The new west side gate columns are huge - mikethetiger on 6/25/12 at 12:30 pm|
Look how the two workers are dwarfed by the columns. I didn't realize there were going to be so big.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anyone Use Wirefly to Buy a Cell Phone? - mikethetiger on 6/7/12 at 1:16 pm|
I was able to get it for only tax because I had the Freedom $50 gift card promotion Best Buy had earlier this year. After subtracting out the free $10 from google wallet I essentially paid $1.34 plus sprint upgrade fee (which will show up on my next bill)....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anyone Use Wirefly to Buy a Cell Phone? - mikethetiger on 6/6/12 at 8:29 pm|
Are you trading in an old EVO 4G to get the $50 deal at Best Buy?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Samsung Galaxy S3 release date-Updated for AT&T and Tmobile - mikethetiger on 5/27/12 at 5:37 pm|
I am going on 2 days 10 hours and down to 11% battery left. I haven't charged the phone since the first night I received the phone on thursday. I would normally be at about 20% battery left everyday on my old EVO. Awesome battery....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Apple trying to ban Samsung Galaxy Tab - Update pg 7 - Hitler be Mad - mikethetiger on 5/21/12 at 10:20 am|
Can anyone tell me how to take a song (that my daughter owns, ripped and installed on an iphone) and email to me? I can email her a song from my Android and she can listen to it but trying to send a song wirelessly on the iphone has us stumped. I know it must be possible since Android can do it, I...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Parking across Nicholson and getting to the Box - mikethetiger on 5/13/12 at 3:35 pm|
| Tiger Rant|| re: Parking across Nicholson and getting to the Box - mikethetiger on 5/13/12 at 2:51 pm|
[link=(http://www.lsusports.net/ViewArticle.dbml?SPSID=27865&SPID=2173&DB_OEM_ID=5200&ATCLID=3664287)]Alex Box Parking Map[/link]...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Go to hell Newegg! (caution: very long email exchanges inside) - mikethetiger on 5/7/12 at 11:35 am|
Maybe the proxy in Texas tipped off the fraud system they have?
| Tiger Rant|| re: Renderings of expansion from LSU - mikethetiger on 4/19/12 at 11:20 pm|
The renderings released by LSU seem to be preliminary and will probably evolve in the next few months when more engineering work is incorporated into the design. You can see examples of how designs of the baseball and softball stadiums evolved from concept to finished product below for an example o...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Inspired by the nudes thread. New skeezeball? - mikethetiger on 4/16/12 at 5:32 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| re: Inspired by the nudes thread. New skeezeball? - mikethetiger on 4/16/12 at 3:20 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| re: Daniel Tosh standup - mikethetiger on 2/3/12 at 9:37 pm|
[quote]April 9th, had to make two shows one at 7:30 & one at 9 becaue it sold out so fast. It is at the Saenger theater for some dumbass reason[/quote]
were you able to get tickets? I tried right at ten and nothing was available....
| Tiger Rant|| re: I hate to say, "I told you so", but... - mikethetiger on 12/10/11 at 1:44 pm|
[quote]SEC championship? [/quote]
The last time Alabama played Florida twice in one season was 1999 (once in the regular season and once in the SEC championship game). Alabama fans seem to have selective memory (or at least the few I have spoken to that claim they had to play the same team twice...
| Tiger Rant|| re: I hate to say, "I told you so", but... - mikethetiger on 12/10/11 at 12:58 pm|
You are not the only Alabama fan I know that spouts the "We had to beat Florida twice in the same year just to get to the championship game" line. Looking back at your 2009 schedule I see you did actually play Florida teams twice, but one o...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: One love. One more price increase. Raising Cane's. - mikethetiger on 12/3/11 at 1:29 am|
[quote]Anyone mention that the Sandwhich combo is cheaper now? True story.[/quote]
I guess that explains why they won't sell the sandwich combo on toast instead of bun. I was told by an employee it was cheaper than a three finger box and you get an extra piece of toast and they can't sell it that...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Tiger Stadium Turf - mikethetiger on 11/29/11 at 9:12 pm|
Miles thinks the turf was good.
“I can tell you that our grounds people, I know that we were only in the stadium six times, for us to go into the last weekend of the season and have a turf to play on as quality of footing and spectacular of a surface it was, my hats off to those people. They di...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Ole War Skule video Giveaway...winners announced on page 57 - mikethetiger on 11/17/11 at 3:32 pm|