| O-T Lounge|| re: St Louis: Unarmed teen shot and killed by police, riot in progress. - mule74 on 8/19/14 at 7:46 pm|
Awesome. Maybe they'll get shot....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Plans for Weekend in Houston for LSU vs Wisconsin - mule74 on 8/19/14 at 1:07 pm|
Laying in my bed until about 9:00. Watching some gameday and then driving down the street to NRG....
| More Sports Board|| re: Worst Experience With Non-SEC Fanbases and Atmospheres - mule74 on 8/19/14 at 8:52 am|
[quote]West Virginia was by far the worst. Most places have a mix of good fans and bad, but there we got hassled by dozens of people before, during, and after the game. Being jerks seemed to be a point of pride[/quote]
I left that game and some kid told me "Bama's gonna kick y'alls ass!" I said...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Rural Foods of Louisiana Map, please mark your favorite spots. - mule74 on 8/18/14 at 12:00 pm|
No Billy's on the boudin map???...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Southern Living - Top 100 - mule74 on 8/14/14 at 12:15 pm|
[quote]Top 100 Restaurants in the South + Texas + [b]D.C[/b].[/quote]
If you want to play that game....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Southern Living - Top 100 - mule74 on 8/14/14 at 12:14 pm|
[quote]I am skeptical of any LA restaurant outside of New Orleans being on the list, but I understand trying to spread the love.[/quote]
I will say that French Press is very good. Top 100 good ... I don't know.
I ate the Odd Duck by accident the night it opened. Pretty good. [b]NOT [/b] top 10...
| Food and Drink Board|| Southern Living - Top 100 - mule74 on 8/14/14 at 11:55 am|
[link=(http://www.southernliving.com/travel/best-southern-restaurants/view-all)]Top 100 Restaurants in the South[/link]
Pulled from the SEC board. I bring you this list so that you may destroy it. Begin....
| Tiger Rant|| re: An inspiring story on Dupre's probable early impact - mule74 on 8/13/14 at 8:52 am|
[quote]If you prepare well, then when the time comes and it presents itself, you'll be prepared to do what you need to do[/quote]
You can tell he's been around Les Miles a lot lately....
| Tiger Rant|| re: How many tickets has Wisky sold? - mule74 on 8/11/14 at 10:49 am|
[quote]Do y'all see tickets dropping any below that? I'm trying to decide when to pull the trigger.[/quote]
If you're comfortable waiting, I'm pretty confident you can find tickets for <$50 on gameday. ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Does Anybody Else Want to See the Knick on Cinemax? - mule74 on 8/10/14 at 9:33 am|
According to Andy Greeneald on Grantland, Soderbergh approached HBO with this idea but he and Clive Owen only wanted to do one year. HBO told him they don't really invest in series unless they can have longer runs. But they are tying to transition Cinemax away from being Skinemax so they could put i...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Restaurant recs near the Galleria in Houston? - mule74 on 8/5/14 at 12:27 pm|
Massraff's for dinner on Friday
I would second Liberty or BRC for brunch. They're actually owned by the same people.
A lot of people knock on Pappasitos but I think their brunch is actually pretty decent. It goes until 2:00 on Saturday and Sunday and there is one on Kriby which is on your way...
| SEC Rant|| re: Unbiased Daily: A&M's problems on defense was coaching/fundamentals, not talent - mule74 on 8/5/14 at 10:46 am|
Mark Snyder is a shitty coach. That's a fact.
Tressel encouraged him to leave Ohio State, so he took the shitty Marshall job. He was terrible at Marshall and got canned. Now he's just as terrible at A&M.
He is a decent recruiter though....
| SEC Rant|| re: ESPN Classic is hookin us up this week - mule74 on 8/4/14 at 11:23 am|
I knew it was more than 20. Just too lazy to look it up. ...
| SEC Rant|| re: ESPN Classic is hookin us up this week - mule74 on 8/4/14 at 9:54 am|
[quote]1999: LSU at Mississippi State 7:00 p.m. ESPN Classic [/quote]
The only blimish holding us back from 20 straight....
| Tiger Rant|| re: So why are you there? - mule74 on 7/30/14 at 12:45 pm|
[quote]if we are talking about purely watching the Tigers play, I'd rather watch it from my big leather chair and in HD with A/C and ability to pause and the game and rewind certain parts. Sorry not sorry. And by the way, I'm an alum.[/quote]
DING DING DING...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Link to Downtown Houston Magazine with loads of valuable information - mule74 on 7/29/14 at 2:36 pm|
[quote]Wait i thought someone said Midtown was the place to hit up before the game?[/quote]
Houston is huge. There are a lot of areas you can party in before the game. But just so you know mid-town is pretty much adjacent to downtown. You could pretty easilly catch the rail if you're drinking in ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: How does LSU stand to make out financially in Houston? - mule74 on 7/28/14 at 10:08 am|
[quote]not a chance.[/quote]
We get a lot of money to show up for these games. I think we got $2mm for Jerry World....
| Political Talk|| re: What is th deal with the bad rap of WI Gov. Scott Walker? - mule74 on 7/28/14 at 10:05 am|
[quote]the Dems had to open up the entire play book on him to frighten any other politicians so they wouldn't do the same. He had to be made an example[/quote]
He won though. They threw ugh the whole aresnal at him and he was still able to hang on. ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: The Leftovers HBO Season 1 Thread - mule74 on 7/27/14 at 10:39 pm|
It just occurred to me that the assailants didn't say anything. Maybe it was the GR members....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: The Leftovers HBO Season 1 Thread - mule74 on 7/27/14 at 9:06 pm|
Hole. E. shite. That was tough to watch.
Yet somehow sickening satisfying. I felt a twinge of "frick you" going through me....
| Tiger Rant|| re: LSU vs. Alabama 1993 - mule74 on 7/25/14 at 3:47 pm|
[quote]LSU was coached by Curley Hallman and was coming off of a 2-9 season.[/quote]
And still managed choked away an oppertunity to go to the CarQuest Bowl that year. And for thsoe of you who weren't aroung back then, yes, we were excited about a possible trip to the CarQuest Bowl. ...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Good place for anniversary dinner French Quarter. - mule74 on 7/25/14 at 12:33 pm|
If you got the funds, August. It's an easy walk form the Quarter....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Gerry DiNardo was the original grass eater - mule74 on 7/23/14 at 9:00 pm|
Well that just cost me 13 minutes....
| Tiger Rant|| re: New article claiming LSU admin falsified info regarding Tony Minnis - mule74 on 7/23/14 at 3:32 pm|
[quote]I bleed purple and gold but having known Tony for many years, he got a bad deal and never got the support he deserved.[/quote]
This is true, but it had nothing to do with race which is the basis of the lawsuit. Jeff Brown is a GREAT coach who could have done very well at a school with bett...
| Tiger Rant|| re: New article claiming LSU admin falsified info regarding Tony Minnis - mule74 on 7/23/14 at 3:29 pm|
Long and short of the Tony Minnis saga:
I knew Tony when he was the coach there. I was a student at the the time. He was a good guy, but program gradually eroded. LSU fired him. It had nothing to do with his race. His lawsuit LSU is really sad. Had he remained in the middle of the pack in the SEC...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: The Leftovers HBO Season 1 Thread - mule74 on 7/21/14 at 9:50 am|
[quote]How could somebody not realize this show was going to be a slow burn. [/quote]
I don't need all the answers now, but I need to care enough about the story and the characters to wait around to discover the what and why. About half way in last night, I just found myself not caring anymore. ...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Business dinner in the Quarter-need advice - mule74 on 7/21/14 at 8:37 am|
We did K-Paul's once. It worked....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: BBQ Bucket List - mule74 on 7/21/14 at 8:35 am|
[quote]Lexington bbq in nc.[/quote]
I've lived in Memphis, in NC and now in TX. I think you will be seriously disappointed in Lexington BBQ unless you like to drink vinegar....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: James Garner RIP - mule74 on 7/21/14 at 6:47 am|
Probably obscure but I'll always remember him as [i]the scronger[/i] on the Great Escape....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: The Leftovers HBO Season 1 Thread - mule74 on 7/21/14 at 6:45 am|
I quit in the middle of this episode. Maybe this show will turn the corner but I've lost my desire to watch. I want there to be something there because I don't have anything else to watch right now....