| O-T Lounge|| re: Social Media changing perception of elders? - RedPop4 on 2/27/15 at 1:16 pm|
Until recent history, like many things in our lives, we have become much less formal than our forebears. The denizens of the 1960s and 1970s, wrongly or rightly, shattered "authority" or what they saw as arbitrary imposition of rules and such, including etiquette/courtesy.
In my grandparents' gen...
| More Sports Board|| re: LHSAA Boys Basketball Playoffs: Bi-District Round - RedPop4 on 2/27/15 at 11:04 am|
31ALways...text me the score, we're going to be in Mississippi at a LaX tournament! Go' Saders!...
| Soccer Board|| re: Which league was better: Serie A in the '90s or Premier League in the '00s? - RedPop4 on 2/27/15 at 10:56 am|
...and their nucleus took the Dutch a long way, as well....
| More Sports Board|| re: Athletes across time - RedPop4 on 2/26/15 at 6:56 pm|
Injured the thumb in 1913, I believe I read. Came back and won a World Series with the Indians in 1920. His chapter in "The Glory of Their Times" is really illustrative and interesting. He roomed with Tris Speaker his entire career, both with the Red Sox and then again with the Naps/Indians....
| Soccer Board|| Charlton FC "Score at the Valley" video - RedPop4 on 2/26/15 at 5:22 pm|
[link=(http://www.cafc.co.uk/news/article/score-at-the-valley-in-may-2299078.aspx)]Fooled the internet this morning[/link] but it's a club promotion. COULD be NSFW....
| More Sports Board|| re: Athletes across time - RedPop4 on 2/25/15 at 8:00 pm|
Smoky Joe Wood ended up hitting .290 for his career....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Classic Car Wishlist - RedPop4 on 2/25/15 at 7:46 pm|
Add to my much earlier list
'64 Sport Fury
or mid-80s 3 or 5 series....
| More Sports Board|| re: Athletes across time - RedPop4 on 2/25/15 at 3:37 pm|
Ruth would be fine, I don't know why the one poster, is it TH03 is so caught up in "old geezers" appreciating Ruth. Here's the thing everyone fails to mention in this discussion, guys who can hit for average MOSTLY have plate discipline and can "see the ball" better than guys who don't.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Rummel's enrollment numbers dwindling and principal to resign - RedPop4 on 2/24/15 at 9:55 pm|
Archbishop Rummel is doing major renovations now, they've replaced all or most of the windows and modular walls on the Severn Avenue side of the school just recently. And the process is still on-going.
BMHS has finished two of three phases of a capital campaign and the resultant construction in t...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Where do you get your hair cut in the New Orleans area? - RedPop4 on 2/24/15 at 1:34 pm|
West Napoloeon Barbershop....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Rummel's enrollment numbers dwindling and principal to resign - RedPop4 on 2/24/15 at 1:33 pm|
The tuition number is just one of a number of factors, they Catholic schools all balance out right near $10,000 per year, and make up the differences in other areas, fees, etc.
Last week for LHSAA reclassification, Brother Martin is listed at 919 students. That's not busting at the seams, it wa...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Classic Car Wishlist - RedPop4 on 2/22/15 at 7:00 pm|
Not an OT Baller, would really like in no particular order:
'68-'69 AMX or later Javelin AMX
Gremlin X....yeah, I'm an AMC guy from way back
'65 F-100 or '48-'55 F-1
+/- '60 International Harvester Pickup or Scout
I'd prefer a really clean, daily driver, n...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: What is your go to Chinese take out order??? - RedPop4 on 2/22/15 at 6:56 pm|
General Tso's Chicken OR chicken in hot garlic sauce OR orange chicken with a large lo mein and extra sauce from the chicken for the lo mein.
| Soccer Board|| re: 2015/16 Kit Thread - RedPop4 on 2/22/15 at 5:03 pm|
Warrior makes some great lacrosse gear.My son's fave....
| O-T Lounge|| re: 610 Overpass and Elysian Fields: Fundraiser or Scammers? - RedPop4 on 2/22/15 at 5:01 pm|
On Saturday mornings, they sell t-shirts if you give them $5.00 for the homeless....
| Soccer Board|| re: Tottenham's new stadium FINALLY be underway - RedPop4 on 2/20/15 at 4:30 pm|
Looks like a cruise ship. Another modern "wonder" with absolutely no soul. Good on Spurs, though, I guess. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: d'Etat parade is the GOAT parade in NOLA - RedPop4 on 2/14/15 at 11:56 pm|
I love how quick LKdE's float designers are. The Benson affair, and the Brian Williams affair are less then three weeks old, basically. And yet the Dictator had floats for these!...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Rate this style - atomic ranch mid century modern - RedPop4 on 2/12/15 at 11:13 am|
Dining room chairs, check.
Shag really didn't come out until late sixties and got really big in the 1970s, a reaction to the "clean" style of the 50s, at least as I perceived it in the mid-to-late 1970s...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Rate this style - atomic ranch mid century modern - RedPop4 on 2/12/15 at 10:51 am|
The only things "mid-century" are the backsplash and the lines of the couch.
ETA formica? That, as well. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Research: Was Lake Charles once a hotspot for big musical acts? - RedPop4 on 2/11/15 at 4:36 pm|
Going back father, buddy of mine's Mom remembers Elvis and other big names in the 1950s making the circuit on U.S. 190. He's from Kinder, and they'd stop in and play Elton and Basile, too....