| Tiger Rant|| re: What happens if 3 SEC west teams all have 1 loss? - lsumatt on 9/19/14 at 6:53 am|
Please explain the series of game outcomes that would result in 4-5 sec west teams with only 1 loss...
| More Sports Board|| re: Conference Records This Season (When Facing Other P5 Schools). - lsumatt on 9/13/14 at 11:58 pm|
No way those numbers are right. Unless I misunderstand the thread, those numbers should add up to as many wins as losses
Edited to add: Notre dame is either a P5 school or they're not....
| Tiger Rant|| re: The fake punt - lsumatt on 9/2/14 at 5:06 pm|
I had this question last year when Bama did it to us...
Is a fake punt (on say 4th and 3) easier to convert than just going for it even if the defense expects it? It seems like it could be, because the defense usually puts one player back to return even when they are in full safe punt formation s...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Anyone know who voted LSU #1 in the AP? - lsumatt on 9/2/14 at 2:25 pm|
| Tiger Rant|| re: Anyone know who voted LSU #1 in the AP? - lsumatt on 9/2/14 at 2:23 pm|
[quote]Swing and a miss.
who else has a win over a team in the current top 20?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What sounds like the better workout? Swim 1 mi., run 5 mi., or bike 25 mi.? - lsumatt on 8/10/14 at 4:26 pm|
I can swim a mile with one arm. I have never ran more than 3 miles, so I am going with the run...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Infiniti Q50 - lsumatt on 7/22/14 at 11:50 pm|
I am looking at getting it fully loaded, so sticker is about 51K...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Infiniti Q50 - lsumatt on 7/22/14 at 10:25 pm|
Lot of people claiming it smells like onions and BO, others have no problems. They think it comes from rubber tubing in the sunroof...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Infiniti Q50 - lsumatt on 7/22/14 at 10:18 pm|
Here is a 29 page thread on the odor issue...
| O-T Lounge|| Infiniti Q50 - lsumatt on 7/22/14 at 9:50 pm|
Anybody buy one of these (replacement for the G37)? I was pretty close to buying one but now not so sure. I have read a lot of good things in terms of performance but have heard some complaints from other message boards:
1. Claims of terrible odor (onions and BO) as if it were straight from seinf...
| Money Talk|| Lease vs. Buy advice - lsumatt on 6/24/14 at 8:00 pm|
I have had my 2005 4runner for 9 years. Nothing really wrong with it but I am ready for something new. Been holding out for a while but need new tires badly so I would like to pull the trigger soon.
I like new cars and always bought new but thinking of leasing a luxury sedan and maybe hold on to ...
| Political Talk|| re: College Professors - lsumatt on 6/4/14 at 7:45 am|
[quote]Most if not all would stand NO CHANCE at having to make a living in the real [/quote]
About half of the faculty in my department left extremely successful careers in industry to become professors. Some are millionaires.
But carry on about how "all would have no chance of success"...
| Political Talk|| re: College Professors - lsumatt on 6/4/14 at 12:56 am|
I am a very conservative college professor and have no issues with my colleagues...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Your favorite LSU victory- can be any sport - lsumatt on 5/21/14 at 8:47 am|
My favorite LSU victory was Pitt over West Virginia, 2007....
| O-T Lounge|| re: How much do Chem Engineers with PHD's make? - lsumatt on 5/18/14 at 10:49 am|
[quote]bachelor's or master's degree and experience? [/quote]
A PhD teaches you how to do hypothesis-driven research. Those just aren't the skills you learn from a BS degree or field work. Plus, you are the world's expert on a subject when you receive a PhD and are sometimes hired to continue wor...
| O-T Lounge|| re: How much do Chem Engineers with PHD's make? - lsumatt on 5/18/14 at 10:25 am|
Well many ceo's of major oil companies have phd's.
But mostly to work in r&d for major companies. Most people who get PhDs in engineering go to industry....
| O-T Lounge|| re: How much do Chem Engineers with PHD's make? - lsumatt on 5/18/14 at 10:18 am|
He is probably starting at 110 or 115...
| O-T Lounge|| re: How much do Chem Engineers with PHD's make? - lsumatt on 5/18/14 at 10:12 am|
Depends on what industry. Probably about 80k starting on the low end. More like 110-120k if you are in a major oil company. I have a phd in Che so I am not just pulling numbers out of my ass....
| Political Talk|| re: Common Core Math Explained, in Youtube Video - lsumatt on 5/14/14 at 3:50 pm|
[quote]For example, when asked to solve 532 - 274 I think a lot of intelligent mathematicians naturally would break that down into 32 + 200 + 26. That they won't have to after a certain period of time is a product of their success. 26285-15922 is not a rote matter. It's solved by such a deductive p...
| Political Talk|| re: Climate Change Policy Thread (We will assume AGW is true here) - lsumatt on 5/14/14 at 3:43 pm|
Probably do nothing, since no one has ever provided an explanation of what the world's perfect average temperature is and what year it occurred. Why is colder, better? Arrhenius was the first person to propose that the world might be warming do to greenhouse gases...and he was thrilled because a war...