| Tiger Rant|| re: Huge Letdown....New South addition screens won't be 1080 resolution!!! - mikethetiger on 2/25/14 at 11:56 am|
Where specifically does it say LSU will not have 1080p? They could technically be first by date only. We are both getting new boards this year....
| Tiger Rant|| re: New Tiger Stadium capacity 103,000 according to Miles - mikethetiger on 2/6/14 at 8:36 am|
[quote]Awesome design process there LSUAD. Destroy the aesthetics of your new trillion dollar expansion by adding cheap and tacky structures to the top of it all because the negligent architects didn't integrate it all into the guts. [/quote]
They did say there would be standing room only tickets...
| Tiger Rant|| re: New Tiger Stadium capacity 103,000 according to Miles - mikethetiger on 2/6/14 at 8:28 am|
[quote]I just can't see this thing adding over 10,000 to the current capacity.
But then again, what the hell do I know?
The South Endzone lower bowl structure seats 24,000. That is roughly 12,000 for upper and lowe...
| Tiger Rant|| Remodeled Tiger Stadium Locker Rooms? - mikethetiger on 1/22/14 at 5:55 pm|
Does anyone have more information on the remodeled locker room in Tiger Stadium? In today's [link=(http://www.lsusports.net/PhotoAlbum.dbml?PALBID=1080648&DB_OEM_ID=5200)]South Endzone[/link] construction update they added a few photos of the work in the locker room.
| Tiger Rant|| re: Tiger Stadium Construction Update: 1/22 - mikethetiger on 1/22/14 at 1:54 pm|
[quote]Weren't a couple of sections not even open on the West Upper for the Monday night game against Tennessee in 05? [/quote]
That was for the North Texas season opening game that ended up being postponed. By the time the Tennessee game came around (about 3 weeks later) all sections were open....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Anybody have a gif or video of kid in tiger suit playing drums? - mikethetiger on 11/28/13 at 12:16 am|
Don't have that one but i believe this is the same kid.
| 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|