| O-T Lounge|| re: Diverging-diamond interchange coming to Pete's highway and I-12? - Quidam65 on 9/16/14 at 9:00 am|
[quote]This is the kind of thing you expect (and see actually get built) in states like North Carolina, Colorado, Georgia... you know, growing cutting-edge states.[/quote]
Actually Missouri has the most diverging diamond interchanges. Springfield had the first one ever built in the US and has 4-...
| SEC Rant|| re: Aggies Field was a disgrace to modern football.... - Quidam65 on 9/15/14 at 2:45 pm|
Well over that many. But nowhere as bad as Alabama's Constitution--one of the longest in the world....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Christ Arrested for Assaulting Muhammed - Quidam65 on 9/15/14 at 12:51 pm|
A warrant check revealed that Christ, a 56-year-old resident of Novato, is on Marin County probation for an earlier arrest of public intoxication on April 4 of this year.
It's OK to turn water into wine, just don't drink it too soon before leaving the wedding. :rotflmao:...
| Texas A&M Sports Board|| re: SO SLOPPY - Quidam65 on 9/15/14 at 12:18 pm|
[quote]Not happy about the field. [/quote]
It is a bit embarrassing considering we are the state's main agricultural school. :lol:
It could be worse. SF's new stadium has major turf issues (I heard yesterday they've already installed THREE complete new turfs and they STILL have problems--they...
| Texas A&M Sports Board|| re: 2015 Recruiting Discussion - Quidam65 on 9/15/14 at 12:11 pm|
[quote]I am sure Kyle will sharpen up with more in game reps and time at practice[/quote]
With SMU coming up he should get most of the second half.
[quote]I think he will end up being a stud[/quote]
That is always possible. Then again, we all laugh about how Garrett Gilbert was a can't mis...
| SEC Rant|| re: Top 25 SoS according to latest Sagarin after Week 3* - Quidam65 on 9/15/14 at 12:05 pm|
So A&M is 3-0 and we've played two top-6 teams in terms of SoS, with #14 upcoming? :bow:...
| More Sports Board|| re: DAT: 9/15 Astros vs The Fighting Braves of the Cuyahoga - Quidam65 on 9/15/14 at 11:58 am|
[quote]The "Fighting Braves of the Cuyahoga" is a Harry Doyle reference from Major League to the Indians[/quote]
I watched that movie but missed that part.
Just a bit outside. :banghead:...
| Texas A&M Sports Board|| re: 2015 Recruiting Discussion - Quidam65 on 9/15/14 at 11:43 am|
[quote]-From all accounts, no need to worry about Mr. Mack [/quote]
Mr. Mack takes OV's to do recruiting for us. :lol:
[quote]Timber Creek, FL RB Jacques Patrick (official)[/quote]
Just a sliver. Of Disney World. :dude:
[quote]Allen QB Kyler Murray [/quote]
We need to make sure we ke...
| SEC Rant|| re: REMINDER: Texas A&M was outgained in total yardage by Rice. - Quidam65 on 9/15/14 at 11:32 am|
[quote]SMU has no run game so A&M should be fine[/quote]
SMU has nothing period. 43-6 to NORTH TEXAS?
But A&M needs to work on its run defense. Arkansas showed they are quite happy with running the ball all day.
Otherwise Golden McNugget here will be the least of A&M fans problems. The p...
| More Sports Board|| re: DAT: 9/15 Astros vs The Fighting Braves of the Cuyahoga - Quidam65 on 9/15/14 at 11:25 am|
It takes a concerted effort to lose to the Rangers. Losing to both the Rangers AND the Astros will prove the Braves have quit on the season....
| More Sports Board|| re: Does anybody else get as big a kick out of Jay Cutler as I do? - Quidam65 on 9/15/14 at 11:23 am|
[quote]I've always subscribed to the theory he's got a touch of the autism. [/quote]
Well, he and his wife are among the anti-vaccine crowd. Wonder if Jenny took one look at him, remarked how he looked like her autistic son, and convinced them that the vaccinations ruined him for life?...
| More Sports Board|| re: Official Barves Suck arse Thread - Quidam65 on 9/14/14 at 5:34 pm|
[quote]This team flat out quit with 3 weeks to play. Incredible.[/quote]
I agree. It takes a concerted effort to lose to the Rangers....
| More Sports Board|| re: In the last 10 years, what quarterbacks have Texas passed on? - Quidam65 on 9/11/14 at 5:49 pm|
[quote]They have never been big on Southlake Carroll QBs. Maybe it has something to do with Todd Dodge.[/quote]
But now Dodge is HC at Westlake. Essentially Austin's version of Southlake Carroll....
| Political Talk|| re: Kansas GOP Senator Roberts in fight of political career - Quidam65 on 9/11/14 at 1:43 pm|
[quote]Does Orman lean left or right? [/quote]
Depends on your source.
Looking at his website he has an online petition calling for, among other things, term limits for Congress. Not that too many Republicans like the idea but I don't know of any Democrats that do....
| Political Talk|| Kansas GOP Senator Roberts in fight of political career - Quidam65 on 9/11/14 at 12:56 pm|
If the GOP wants to take the Senate it has to keep the seats it has.
And in Kansas, this was thought to be assured. Roberts is a 17-year member having never had a serious challenge. Even though he was facing two opponents (Democrat Chad Taylor and independent Greg Orman) he was thought to have ...
| Political Talk|| re: Winter Advisory, in the summer? :confused: - Quidam65 on 9/11/14 at 12:49 pm|
[quote]Winter Weather Advisories, Winter Storm Warnings, and Winter Storm Warnings remain in place from northern Montana to northern Wyoming today.[/quote]
Isn't most of that area at a very high altitude? If so, why is this not surprising?...
| Political Talk|| re: Madness continues, women's colleges will admit anyone who says they're a woman - Quidam65 on 9/11/14 at 9:11 am|
Does that mean those persons will be allowed to play on the wimmenz sports teams?...
| Political Talk|| re: Missouri battles over "right to farm" amendment - Quidam65 on 9/11/14 at 9:07 am|
[quote]Do Missourians understand that laws passed in Oregon and Hawaii don't apply in Missouri? [/quote]
Their argument is that if those bills can pass in those states, given the right legislative makeup they could ultimately pass in Missouri as well.
Even you can't be that stupid. :banghead...
| Political Talk|| Missouri battles over "right to farm" amendment - Quidam65 on 9/11/14 at 8:15 am|
Missouri recently passed an amendment to its state constitution allowing the "right to farm". (North Dakota also has a similar amendment in its state constitution.)
Several groups claim its needed due to passage of GMO-restrictive initiatives in liberal states like Oregon and Hawai'i. On this p...
| Political Talk|| re: non-unaminous criminal jury verdicts - should we continue to allow them? - Quidam65 on 9/11/14 at 7:35 am|
[quote]Is this the way we should be doing things? [/quote]
I can't say "we" since I don't live in Louisiana, but if a case is really that solid 12/12 shouldn't be that difficult.
Must be lingering effects of the full moon this week but I'm in agreement with Spidey on this one....