| Movie/TV Board|| re: thoughts on Life of Pi? - MI LSU on 5/24/13 at 3:34 pm|
[quote]He is aware of his own fantasy. He created the fantastical story. [/quote]
I don't think it's that cut and dry. I think the author set it up to be intentionally ambiguous, thus causing discussion/argument between those that are scientifically inclined and those that are religiously inclin...
| O-T Lounge|| re: NTSB wants to lower legal drinking limit to .05 - MI LSU on 5/14/13 at 10:55 pm|
[quote]Posted by Tech Support Grunt But the breathalyzer has to be re-calibrated occasionally. Who would pay for that? [/quote]
I would happily pay for it. I imagine a lot of people who get behind the wheel after a few drinks don't have a fricking clue what their BAC is. This would help eliminat...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Who are the biggest Betas in TV history? - MI LSU on 5/5/13 at 12:28 am|
ends up with the best chick on the show. :popcorn: ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Why are failing test averages deemed acceptable? - MI LSU on 5/1/13 at 3:50 pm|
[quote]English papers are a whole different story. I used to always get points deducted in college because I wouldn't meet the minimum word count. If I just put a bunch of useless shite in there, my paper would be crap. I can get it done much better, and have a higher quality paper, if I am left to i...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Why are failing test averages deemed acceptable? - MI LSU on 5/1/13 at 2:03 pm|
[quote]Just wanted to try and figure out why ineptitude was commonplace at LSU [/quote]
this is a systemic issue that starts in K-12. I taught writing at LSU for a few years, and I was amazed at the number of students I had that were obviously intelligent but were completely incapable of putting...
| Tiger Rant|| re: McShay loves TM7 - MI LSU on 4/26/13 at 8:37 pm|
[quote]i've never seen a 3rd round player get so much pub. i honestly believe he got more then the top 5 picks combined.
in all fairness, the dude was a Heisman finalist not long ago. Everyone here is acting like they're hyping some scrub. TM fricked up, yeah, but in the media's eyes, ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Hemlock Grove - Netflix - MI LSU on 4/25/13 at 1:44 pm|
[quote]Watched the first 4 over the weekened and I'm still not sure what I think. It is entertaining enough to get me to finish the season but I'm on the fence as to whether or not this is quality television show yet. Feels like it's getting a little cheesy but I'm holding out hope
| O-T Lounge|| re: I "tight rolled" my pants on a dare and went to lunch - MI LSU on 4/25/13 at 1:38 pm|
[quote]By the looks I got you would have thought I didnt have any pants on at all. I know its an old fashion trend but is it really that bad? Plus it helps with not stepping on my pants.
if you did that in NYC, you would be photographed and your pics would be plastered on fashion blogs...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Do people from the Middle East not beleive in deodorant? - MI LSU on 4/24/13 at 11:08 pm|
[quote]Man...I can smell a certain sort of black...the scent of them hangs in the air like a pall...it rankles the nostrils (mine at least).
Congrats, this is the most racist thing I've heard on here. [/quote]
:confused: you must not come around here often... :lol:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: when you wear a suit and tie what shirt do you wear. - MI LSU on 4/21/13 at 12:38 pm|
[quote] Posted by Message Epic Cajun I'd say either, but you'll get a lot of people who say that the button down collar is not dressy enough for a suit. [/quote]
JFK and fam laugh at this statement. While spreads/semi-spreads are nice, button-down collars are always a solid option. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: i was told that i need to do a sleep study - MI LSU on 4/21/13 at 12:33 pm|
[quote]kywildcatfanone i was told that i need to do a sleep study quote: I don't use a machine, but I would if my insurance would cover it. I bought a travel cpap machine from my supplies provider for $300. It works just like the full size one, but for travel. I would get one of those if you need...
| O-T Lounge|| re: i was told that i need to do a sleep study - MI LSU on 4/21/13 at 12:11 pm|
[quote]An alternative option would be diet and exercise, but I find most people would rather take a pill or wear a breathing mask
I'm 6'4", 185lbs., I exercise 5 days a week, and I have sleep apnea (I've had several girlfriends tell me that I stop breathing numerous times while sleepi...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: New Man of Steel Trailer - MI LSU on 4/16/13 at 10:39 pm|
cannot wait. looks amazing....
| Movie/TV Board|| "Safety not guaranteed" on Netflix streaming - MI LSU on 4/12/13 at 12:04 am|
Solid little indie time-travel flick. I recommend it. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Top 10 smartest people alive today.- Actor James Woods is one of them - MI LSU on 4/11/13 at 10:05 pm|
[quote]What ever happened to Muppet?[/quote]
someone blocked his computer from accessing thesaurus.com. hasn't been seen since....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Let the Iron Man 3 hype begin - MI LSU on 4/10/13 at 1:51 am|
[quote]Webb's TAS blew the original Spider-Man out of the water in every way. [/quote]
come on, man. it was a solid, throwaway flick, but nothing more. The only thing better than the original was the casting of the two leads....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Belcher Report has LSU as 5th best recruiting school in the SEC.. - MI LSU on 4/4/13 at 4:35 pm|
[quote]Methinks the Belcher Report staff must've been hit in their collective heads by a lawnmower blade.[/quote]
Actually, BR editors actively encourage their writers to troll to increase page views. True story.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Would you still murder her vagina? - MI LSU on 4/3/13 at 6:11 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| re: The boss man just called me into his office... - MI LSU on 4/3/13 at 4:12 pm|
[quote]I've acquired OT baller status.
| O-T Lounge|| re: The boss man just called me into his office... - MI LSU on 4/3/13 at 4:11 pm|
this gif has gotten a lot of play lately. i fear it will burn brightly--and quickly...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Fitness Geeks: Interval Running vs Jogging - MI LSU on 4/3/13 at 4:09 pm|
[quote]Absent the gym, I rarely hear weightlifters talk about working out. [/quote]
you're right about that, actually. it's def. not as bad as the others I pointed out. but to be fair, they do fall victim to posting pics/vids of themselves on fb/instagram/twitter and talking a lot about supplem...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Fitness Geeks: Interval Running vs Jogging - MI LSU on 4/3/13 at 4:05 pm|
[quote]And the Facebook and twitter updates.. don't forget that
| O-T Lounge|| re: Fitness Geeks: Interval Running vs Jogging - MI LSU on 4/3/13 at 4:00 pm|
[quote]He probably has a buddy that owns a gym or something. I know a guy owns a gym and hates crossfit and everone that does it becuase he has lost A LOT of business.
eh, crossfitters (is that the term?) are like a lot of other annoying subsets: vegetarians, extreme feminists, marathon...
| More Sports Board|| re: So sick of the ESPN hypocrisy - MI LSU on 4/3/13 at 11:50 am|
[quote]even though I can run a faster 40 time.
well, in all fairness, 99% of the OT can run a faster 40 time than mr. te'o.*
*according to the OT...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Is she doughy? - MI LSU on 4/3/13 at 11:22 am|
[quote]Would still destroy[/quote]
this is the correct answer....
| O-T Lounge|| re: How about praline - MI LSU on 4/3/13 at 11:20 am|
[quote]LA people are the only people I've ever heard pronounce it PRAY-leen. Everywhere else, PRAH-leen[/quote]
:confused: I've lived all over the country (midwest, northeast, south, deep south) and the only place I've ever heard it call PRAH-leen is in Louisiana...
everywhere else, people p...
| More Sports Board|| re: Nnamdi Asomugha to the niners - MI LSU on 4/2/13 at 10:01 pm|
[quote]Saints get him: he's awesome
49ers get him: didn't want him anyways
I'm a niners fan, and I think he's terrible. He may have some raw talent (or did at one point), but the dude has been garbage for the past few years in Philly. I hope he turns out to be a Randy Moss-type g...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Your top 3 cities to live in as a single young adult - MI LSU on 4/1/13 at 11:18 pm|
[quote]It's weird that I hear almost nothing but positive about Chicago, but it doesn't seem that interesting to me.
It just depends on personal preference, I guess. Someone earlier in the thread mentioned one of their picks was Atlanta. I went to Atlanta for the LSU/UNC game a couple...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Your top 3 cities to live in as a single young adult - MI LSU on 4/1/13 at 11:13 pm|
[quote]Having read many "what to do in Chicago" threads on this board, I feel comfortable saying most people do the most generic tourist shite in Chicago and miss what makes the city interesting. [/quote]
you ever read a "what to do in NYC" thread? :lol: pure comedy, man. I actually feel bad fo...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Where do you buy your suits from? - MI LSU on 4/1/13 at 11:10 pm|
If you want a well-fitting, good quality, moderately priced suit, go with J. Crew. They source their fabrics from some of the best mills in the world, and their cuts are modern (i.e., they actually hug your body). Brooks Brothers makes a nice suit, too, but stick with the Milano fit if you go (oth...