| More Sports Board|| re: Why isn't lacrosse popular in the south? - SwatMitchell on 12/12/13 at 1:29 pm|
It's huge in west Austin - has taken off in the past 5 years and now really emerging at the high school level....
| Coaching Changes|| re: Easier way to a BCS Title Game for a Coach - SwatMitchell on 12/11/13 at 11:33 am|
One may be the easier way to get there, but the other is the easier way to win when you get there......
| O-T Lounge|| re: Nice Christmas Story - SwatMitchell on 12/10/13 at 10:12 am|
| SEC Rant|| re: 2013 IB Final play call you probably haven't heard - SwatMitchell on 12/4/13 at 3:03 pm|
A must listen :lol: :lol: :lol:...
| SEC Rant|| re: 2013 IB Final play call you probably haven't heard - SwatMitchell on 12/4/13 at 1:07 pm|
That was great - loved "Nick Saban at midfield representing Alabama for the OT coin toss"... ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: "Have a blessed day!!" - SwatMitchell on 11/7/13 at 10:37 am|
[quote]3 clients in a row yesterday said that[/quote]
Being from clients/customers (vs vendors), you pretty much have to tolerate it. We've all been told worse......
| More Sports Board|| re: Post a random bit of sports trivia - SwatMitchell on 11/4/13 at 3:58 pm|
The 1995 Northwestern U Wildcat football team won 5 homecoming games. ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Tigervision RIP - SwatMitchell on 10/29/13 at 2:56 pm|
[quote] Back at that time I would say that at least 4 to 6, maybe more games use to be broadcasted on Tigervision.[/quote]
Yes, I remember this all the way back to the early/mid 80s. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Official Rockets bandwagon thread - SwatMitchell on 10/28/13 at 4:27 pm|
[quote]ETA: 6 seed isnt clutch city[/quote]
Yes, the Rockets were the 1st 6 seed to win the NBA Finals....
| Tiger Rant|| re: 2014 LSU Schedule - SwatMitchell on 10/28/13 at 4:22 pm|
[quote]What will happen is the price goes up and regular people start dropping from the season ticket holder list.
Those who keep tickets will be the die-hards, those with disposable income, and businesses/corporations. People will still go (mostly), but the demographic of the attending fans wil...
| O-T Lounge|| re: socially accepted Hollywood hotties that you think are kinda meh...(spinoff) - SwatMitchell on 10/18/13 at 11:48 am|
Kate Hudson - her mom(even in her prime), too...
| Tiger Rant|| re: more vintage LSU Ole Miss (Jackson '77) - SwatMitchell on 10/15/13 at 11:06 am|
IIRC Carlos Carson was #1 - this is about when I started watching LSU football. Very few games were televised, thus, bowl games were a big deal.
Also, lots of Tigervision Pay Per View getting going in the early 80s as cable tv (anyone remember Star TV w/ antennas) started to emerge.
| More Sports Board|| re: leading with the head - SwatMitchell on 10/9/13 at 2:32 pm|
[quote]leading with his head[/quote]
crown or facemask? - Pop Warner kids have been taught heads up tackling and running for years now....
| O-T Lounge|| re: The 9 year old who stowed away on a flight to Vegas - SwatMitchell on 10/8/13 at 3:21 pm|
More about him:
"The boy rode to the airport Wednesday on the light rail system that runs from downtown, took a bag from a luggage carousel and went to an airport restaurant where he ate and then [b]left the bag and an unpaid check[/b], said Patrick Hogan, a spokesman from the Minneapolis-St. Pau...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Spinoff: Movies set in your home town or filmed in home town - SwatMitchell on 10/8/13 at 1:30 pm|
[quote]Reality Bites is the most well known Houston movie.
The Chase with Charlie Sheen was also shot here. It is supposed to be Los Angeles tho.[/quote]
Terms of Endearment (& sequel)- probably better known than Reality Bites
Middle Age Crazy
| O-T Lounge|| re: what "modern" words do you hate? - SwatMitchell on 9/27/13 at 12:00 pm|
ginormous - did Hannah Montana create this?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: 30 Celebrities without makup. - SwatMitchell on 9/24/13 at 4:51 pm|
Kelly Brook and Anne Hathaway are the best looking without makeup in the group.
Kelley Osborne actually looks better without than with.
Some of them are just aging......
| More Sports Board|| re: Jay Mohr Sports (radio talk show) - SwatMitchell on 9/24/13 at 12:39 pm|
I think that he's much better as a guest than as a host.
His schtick gets too "shockish" and his sports knowledge level is medium....
| O-T Lounge|| re: What food do you have the best chance of winning binge eating contest with? - SwatMitchell on 9/18/13 at 10:54 am|
Warm Round Rock Donuts...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What food do you have the best chance of winning binge eating contest with? - SwatMitchell on 9/18/13 at 10:20 am|
Peanut Butter M&Ms...
| Music Board|| re: The Band/Artist Game - SwatMitchell on 9/13/13 at 3:50 pm|
The Cars - Drive 
Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark - If You Leave 
Simple Minds - Don't You Forget About Me 
Tears for Fears - Everybody Wants to Rule the World  ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Todd Blackledge gives expert analysis on latest CFB scandals - SwatMitchell on 9/12/13 at 11:13 am|
That has to be fake - he seems way to level headed to make such a comment, even if it's what he believes......
| Tiger Rant|| re: Construction on Tiger Stadium- Game Day - SwatMitchell on 9/6/13 at 12:11 pm|
[quote]Remember that when they realize how dangerous they are and take them down for the SEC games.[/quote]
Surely they didn't leave the keys in the ignition... ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: A Strong Foundation for a Bright Future - SwatMitchell on 9/6/13 at 11:31 am|
[quote]Member since Apr 2006
BTW Your post quality to quantity ratio is the highest on the board :bow:...
| More Sports Board|| re: Deadspin: Why the Cowboys suck - SwatMitchell on 9/6/13 at 11:26 am|
[quote]karmic payback for all those years that bandwagon Cowboys fans lorded both their team's dominance and their popularity over the rest of the NFL.[/quote]
Great line - pretty much sums it all up :bow:...
| More Sports Board|| re: Ideas for Increasing Sportsmanship between Fans in the Stadium - SwatMitchell on 9/5/13 at 1:02 pm|
Unfortunately the poor behavior is often based upon personal shortcomings which you, I and stadium police cannot overcome in our brief time with these folks......
| Music Board|| Columbus Fruque - SwatMitchell on 9/5/13 at 12:30 pm|
This is a zydeco artist in my catalog from the 20s and 30s and I am not able to find the origin/hometown.
Also, is this an individual or group name?
Anyone here know the answers? If so, please post.
Thanks in advance!...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| re: Repercussions For High Profile Athletes Leaving Louisiana - SwatMitchell on 9/4/13 at 1:30 pm|
[quote]You shouldn't ruin anyone's life because a kid chooses to go where he wants.[/quote]
OP here and I totally agree. I am just curious how it plays out in a top football talent state with a [b]single[/b] big time program. Other states have top talent too, but they also have more than one to...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| re: Repercussions For High Profile Athletes Leaving Louisiana - SwatMitchell on 9/4/13 at 1:08 pm|
[quote]it saddens me that these types of questions even have to be asked[/quote]
Me too - I just wonder how it plays out at the local level with such ill will. College rivals coexist well in the corporate world. ...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| Repercussions For High Profile Athletes Leaving Louisiana - SwatMitchell on 9/4/13 at 1:04 pm|
With LSU football being "the program" in such a provincial and football driven state, what bodes for the long term futures of guys like McKnight, L. Collins and Cam Robinson? -particularly if they underachieve after high profile recruitments and spurnings...
I know that they will get grief from ...