| O-T Lounge|| re: State Treasurer Kennedy: Build Nola to Lafayette Interstate - RedPop4 on 12/12/13 at 10:40 am|
[quote]a lot of this has to do with the future increase in the the panama canal capacity. they foresee the ports getting much busier in the next few years and I-49 as a way to handle trucking capacity increases.
FYI HWY 90 from I-10 to new orleans accounts for 44% of the trucking tonnage in the ...
| Soccer Board|| re: Alexi Lalas Names His USA WNT and MNT Best XI - RedPop4 on 12/11/13 at 11:52 am|
Oh, I don't disagree with you. But there was just no one else. Lalas seems to be trying to bridge generations, and likely has a case of reminiscence in his choices....
| Soccer Board|| re: Cherundolo - RedPop4 on 12/11/13 at 11:50 am|
He'll know most of the Germans, as he states, he needs to be a part of the apparat. if not in the side....
| Soccer Board|| re: Alexi Lalas Names His USA WNT and MNT Best XI - RedPop4 on 12/11/13 at 11:46 am|
We didn't have much else, at the time, so he had to suffice....
| Soccer Board|| re: Alexi Lalas Names His USA WNT and MNT Best XI - RedPop4 on 12/11/13 at 11:43 am|
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII don't know about that one. But that's just me....
| Soccer Board|| re: Alexi Lalas Names His USA WNT and MNT Best XI - RedPop4 on 12/11/13 at 11:39 am|
Goos was slow as a broken down half-track on a Normandy beach....
| Soccer Board|| re: Jason Kreis first coach of New York City FC - RedPop4 on 12/11/13 at 11:37 am|
I love Kreis, I used to follow him back in the Dallas Burn days. I always thought his best years were in non-W.C. years and he never got a fair shot with the USMNT. He was a beast in league play.
He's showing them, now.
I've read it, yes, on the internet, that Klinsi will want to move "upstairs"...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Old OT members...Roll call - RedPop4 on 12/4/13 at 7:36 pm|
I'm old. I've been around, but was never a part of the hijinks. I don't know if I count or not....
| More Sports Board|| re: LHSAA Football Championships - RedPop4 on 12/4/13 at 7:10 pm|
[quote]and it's working out every time their stadium is full in a way formerly reserved for Rummel and the Catholic League schools...
Owl, I always like your posts, and you're pretty accurate, mostly. But this is not the case. I live on the street behind the home side, and there's ONLY tr...
| Soccer Board|| re: World Cup pots press conference (Live on FIFA.com - link inside) - RedPop4 on 12/4/13 at 6:58 pm|
You lot forget, it's already decided, the pots are all for show. U.S. will be in a killer group or g.o.d. for certain.
But you forget, we WILL end up with Ghana. Book it. And most likely, it'll be the third match in group play which will, likely, end our run....
| Soccer Board|| re: Tottenham Hotspur 2013/14 Season Long Thread - RedPop4 on 12/4/13 at 6:55 pm|
Well done, but you deserved a draw at best, we played our most complete match of the year. Be glad you got out with three points....
| Soccer Board|| re: how do you say Adidas - RedPop4 on 12/4/13 at 6:54 pm|
Adi and Rudi Dassler.
I still have to correct my wife who says Nike like bike....
| Soccer Board|| re: ** BPL Match Day December 4, 2013 ** - RedPop4 on 12/4/13 at 6:49 pm|
Spurs got a win, but we played much better and differently under Rene Meulensteen. Football is cruel sometimes. Even Berbatov played like he meant it. ...
| Soccer Board|| re: I traveled to London on vacation... I came back a Chelsea fan. (with pics) - RedPop4 on 12/4/13 at 6:46 pm|
[quote]Stayed in the hotel at the stadium a few times. Going back in January for the Manu/Chelsea game at the bridge. Welcome aboard we have a thread and a game in a few hours. The area of Chelsea is very nice and inviting. [/quote]That's because it's actually in Hammersmith and Fulham.
| Tiger Rant|| re: SEZ Construction Update 12/4 - RedPop4 on 12/4/13 at 6:18 pm|
They need to take away a good portion of the student section.
This won't fix issue of gaps in the student section. It will only move the gap.
LSU sells a certain number of student tickets. Those students pack the lower portion of the bowl.
What LSU needs to do is sell mor...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Local personalized Christmas Charity (New Orleans area) - RedPop4 on 12/3/13 at 11:50 pm|
Good call biglego.
St. Michael's Special School would be another worthy one....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Local personalized Christmas Charity (New Orleans area) - RedPop4 on 12/3/13 at 4:34 pm|
Most Roman Catholic Church Parishes have "Giving Trees" where parishioners take envelopes off of a tree. Inside the envelope is a card that indicates what a particular family (not named) may need. You can give a gift card, or purchase the goods needed. Sometimes it's toys, sometimes it's clothing or...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Another Veteran of Easy Company 2/506th PIR 101st “Band of Brothers” Passes away - RedPop4 on 12/2/13 at 11:56 pm|
Doggone. I just finished reading the book again last week. Sorry to hear....
| O-T Lounge|| re: I don't think we've had a cigar thread this week. Let's talk about cigars. - RedPop4 on 12/2/13 at 11:53 pm|
[quote]As a cigar newbie. Where should I start and what progression should I make brand wise. Just decided to start smoking them this week. Not sure what make is a good place to start though. I would actually prefer a pipe, but that will come a little later.[/quote]
| Tiger Rant|| re: Mett's Status? - RedPop4 on 12/2/13 at 11:40 pm|
If he's healthy, he plays.
Miles is paid to win games at LSU, he's not paid by the NFL....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Why would a young man smoke a pipe? - RedPop4 on 12/2/13 at 3:40 pm|
The aromas of pipe smoke and cigar smoke often trigger good memories for MANY people, it's usually of a cherished grandfather or father who enjoyed smoking.
Pipe tobacco, especially, as there are so many aromatic blends that actually smell good to non-smokers....
| O-T Lounge|| re: I don't think we've had a cigar thread this week. Let's talk about cigars. - RedPop4 on 12/2/13 at 3:34 pm|
Alec Bradley Tempus is a good line, I've enjoyed the ones I've smoked. Their Trilogy line was quite solid, too. Haven't seen one in a while, though....
| O-T Lounge|| re: I don't think we've had a cigar thread this week. Let's talk about cigars. - RedPop4 on 12/2/13 at 12:24 am|
Nicely done, Schwartz....
| Soccer Board|| re: Defoe agrees on move to Toronto - RedPop4 on 11/29/13 at 12:24 am|
Y'all can have Martin Jol....
| Soccer Board|| re: Soccer players that could play in the NFL/NBA - RedPop4 on 11/28/13 at 10:30 pm|
[quote]Drew Brees' great pocket awareness and field vision =/= great vision in the middle of the pitch at Old Tratford with John Terry trying to kick his legs off and multiple runs being made to either create space or take advantage of space.
It just is not the same.
[/quote]I don't completely...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Any of you die hard tiger fans remember thanksgiving 40 years ago? - RedPop4 on 11/28/13 at 9:57 pm|
I remember '73, and MANY Tulane fans rejoicing for years after.
Went to 81 and 82, at least, it was horrible....
| O-T Lounge|| re: What's open to go eat and drink? - RedPop4 on 11/28/13 at 8:17 pm|
Crapper Barrel is open....
| Soccer Board|| re: Soccer players that could play in the NFL/NBA - RedPop4 on 11/27/13 at 12:15 am|
Iniesta, Xavi, Deco, Danny Murphy, could all be either quarterbacks or point guards. All four have tremendous anticipation and vision. They see/saw the field as it is, knew where the space would be, and put the ball there for team mates to run onto or pick up.
| More Sports Board|| re: Oregon players: We don't want to play in the Rose Bowl, it's not a big deal - RedPop4 on 11/22/13 at 2:55 pm|
What a dumb youngster. ...
| Soccer Board|| re: So Where Does Bob End Up Now? - RedPop4 on 11/21/13 at 5:30 pm|
I thought Bob might make a decent hire for Fulham, but they went ahead and got Rene Meulensteen to take over when Jol fricks off at the end of the season.
Bob would kick Dimitar Berbatov's arse right into the Thames....