| Olympics Board|| re: Olympic athletes getting food stamps so they can train for the Olympics is awful - GeauxTigersLee on 2/15/14 at 7:55 pm|
[quote]You shouldn't use tax payer money to train if you don't have the resources yourself. [/quote]USA is the only country that doesn't pay for their athletes to train. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: What is the 5th year rule in college BB? - GeauxTigersLee on 2/8/14 at 10:16 pm|
[quote]What is the 5th year rule in college BB?[/quote]The same as any other NCAA sport....
| More Sports Board|| re: Paying College Athletes: A Happy Middle Ground? - GeauxTigersLee on 2/6/14 at 8:22 pm|
[quote]Hear me out, why can't this work.[/quote]title IX
| More Sports Board|| re: MSB Golfers - Hole in One - GeauxTigersLee on 2/4/14 at 7:03 pm|
Lipped out one on a beautiful shot on a 195 yard par 3.
But i have one...horrendous skulled shot on a 165 yard par 3.
Mt brother is still pissed at me for his par after draining one right after dumping his 1st in the water. :lol:...
| More Sports Board|| re: Georgia Tech claims Tulane cancels football series, Tulane says not trueUpdated - GeauxTigersLee on 1/25/14 at 1:15 pm|
[quote]Looks like Ga Tech jumped the gun on this one[/quote]Highly doubtful. More likely that Tulane called GT and backed out, then came back to the table and said we found another place to play if construction isn't finished....
| More Sports Board|| re: How many ESPN Top 10 No. 1's have you seen live? - GeauxTigersLee on 1/24/14 at 7:25 am|
Bluegrass Miracle, so at least 1
Pretty sure at least one of the clips when LSU won the NC both times was #1. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Netflix warns it will provoke customer protest if ISPs violate net neutrality - GeauxTigersLee on 1/23/14 at 6:51 am|
If this happens, the only way around it would be VPN. And hoping they don't throttle that too. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Better Super Bowl Halftime Performer: Up With People, U2, or Bruno Mars? - GeauxTigersLee on 1/22/14 at 12:40 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| re: Best way to fill in gaps in moulding? - GeauxTigersLee on 1/20/14 at 8:07 pm|
Caulk, because that is exactly what is made for.
And those gaps happen when caulk and trim shrink and expand due to temp and humidity changes over time. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Should professional athletes be allowed to use PEDs? - GeauxTigersLee on 1/14/14 at 5:56 pm|
Then the NFL will be sued for knowingly allowing athletes to take substances that are potentially harmful....
| More Sports Board|| re: Sorry to diappoint everyone wanting a SB weather fiasco - GeauxTigersLee on 1/13/14 at 1:35 pm|
[quote]Right. If the NFL is okay with it[/quote]The NFL is also ok with doing a "fantasy" draft for the ProBowl....
| More Sports Board|| re: Sorry to diappoint everyone wanting a SB weather fiasco - GeauxTigersLee on 1/13/14 at 7:50 am|
Most of those people who go to work in that weather work inside and commute in heated train/bus/car.
[quote]Indianapolis, Detroit, and Minneapolis[/quote]Domes
And for a recreational activity, it's far more pleasant to have the game in a Dome or warm weather city than in 20s/30s and snow. And e...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Are Mexican landscapers the hardest working group of people in America? - GeauxTigersLee on 1/9/14 at 7:18 am|
[quote]Are Mexicans the hardest working group of people in America?[/quote]FIFY, and yes....
| O-T Lounge|| re: What's the average % a builder chargers for a house? - GeauxTigersLee on 1/7/14 at 9:16 pm|
10-25% depending on who is carrying the interest and land....
| More Sports Board|| re: Is re-seeding each round the best playoff format? - GeauxTigersLee on 1/5/14 at 6:59 pm|
NBA screws it up with so many teams making the playoffs. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Why can't they re-sod places like Lambeau Field for the playoffs? - GeauxTigersLee on 1/5/14 at 6:55 pm|
[quote]That field looks like shite. [/quote]it's dormant grass. Nothing wrong with the field.
People like you is why they spray paint grass for TV at golf tournaments. Doesn't make any real difference except for you to think it looks "pretty".
By the way, the ONLY reason they are resodding the...
| More Sports Board|| re: New York Giants vs. Green Bay Packers at Green Bay in 2008 - GeauxTigersLee on 1/4/14 at 5:33 pm|
[quote]because -28 is a lot different than -1 windchill of -53 dude. [/quote]Guess you can't read well...
-24 and -53 windchill isn't during the game. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: New York Giants vs. Green Bay Packers at Green Bay in 2008 - GeauxTigersLee on 1/4/14 at 5:25 pm|
[quote]SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY[/quote]game is on Sunday. Near 0, nowhere near -24. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: The Orange Bowl: Clemson 40 vs Ohio State 35 - FINAL - GeauxTigersLee on 1/3/14 at 11:12 pm|
| Coaching Changes|| re: Paul Johnson not happy at GA Tech? - GeauxTigersLee on 1/3/14 at 10:50 pm|
Problem isn't getting into Tech. It's staying academically qualified. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Braindead gobbledygook from sports reporters about diversity in coaching - GeauxTigersLee on 1/3/14 at 10:04 pm|
[quote]To be fair, almost every coach is a former player[/quote]in college. Many go into coaching after college because they have no chance at making the pros.
Takes a long time to make it up the ranks. What's the % of black assistant coaches 20-30 years ago?...
| Coaching Changes|| re: Paul Johnson not happy at GA Tech? - GeauxTigersLee on 1/3/14 at 3:02 pm|
[quote]Hope GT gets a new coach[/quote]They'd take O'Leary back in a heartbeat....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Which State Will Be The Last To Legalize Pot - GeauxTigersLee on 1/2/14 at 11:47 am|
Alabama or Mississippi.
Homebrewing was legalized in 1978, but remained illegal in both states until 2013. Last to adopt. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: George O'Leary and Notre Dame - GeauxTigersLee on 1/2/14 at 11:44 am|
O'Leary is a much better coach than anything Notre Dame has had of late.
Do you really think he would not have done better than Tyrone Willingham or Charlie Weis? He's done very well at both GT and UCF which aren't easy places to recruit comparing to surrounding schools. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Will making CFB final 4 = CBB final 4 - GeauxTigersLee on 1/2/14 at 7:22 am|
[quote]Any team that makes the final 4 has to win a 16 team region. That is a real accomplishment in its own right.[/quote]True, but making the playoffs is more impressive than making the tournament. Most large conf teams with a pulse make it. Even GT made it to the NCG going .500 in the ACC. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Rose Bowl Grass - GeauxTigersLee on 1/1/14 at 8:40 pm|
That's what they did when LSU played Penn State in the Cap One bowl. Grass didn't have time to take plus lots of rain is what resulted in that mess.
Don't understand why they have to relay the field. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Are extended service agreements good deals IYO? - GeauxTigersLee on 12/31/13 at 9:15 am|
There is only 1 reason they sell them...they make a profit on them....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Charleston, SC: Must Sees and Dos - GeauxTigersLee on 12/30/13 at 1:00 pm|
[quote]Has it really fallen that far?[/quote]Unfortunately, yes. Employees wander the streets handing out coupons trying to get people in, and the place stays busy with the tourist crowd.
There are just so many other better options. FWIW, I lived there from 2006-2010....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Charleston, SC: Must Sees and Dos - GeauxTigersLee on 12/30/13 at 11:06 am|
[quote]Hyman's Seafood Company. Best restaurant in Charleston no question. At one point was voted best Seafood on the entire east coast 7 years running.[/quote]Says every tourist and no locals ever. Avoid that place like the plague.
Jestine's (lunch, but ge...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What liquor have you sworn off? - GeauxTigersLee on 12/24/13 at 9:27 pm|
[quote]Goldschlager Cant even smell it without getting sick to my stomach[/quote]...