| O-T Lounge|| re: If you drive a Nissan Pathfinder or Frontier, you may want to check for fluidmix - ElderTiger on 7/29/14 at 7:52 pm|
This has been an issue for several years. I have an '07 XTerra that was having similar issues. At 90,000 miles it seemed the transmission wouldn't engage. I took it in to the geniuses at Royal Nissan and was told the transmission was shot...$9K for a new one or it was over. I was able to barely driv...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Whats the most ridiculous thing you've seen at a wedding? - ElderTiger on 7/28/14 at 8:23 pm|
[quote]She was admitted to a psych ward for major mental problems a year or so later.[/quote]
Why did they that long ?...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Trey Lealaimatafao, Davon Godchaux arrested last week by campus police - ElderTiger on 7/28/14 at 8:18 pm|
[quote]You're thinking of the Teuhamas. You have your Samoans mistaken.[/quote]
They all look the same to me !...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Trey Lealaimatafao, Davon Godchaux arrested last week by campus police - ElderTiger on 7/28/14 at 8:07 pm|
[quote]TL is already a cancer on this team. Dude needs to go.[/quote]
Isn't his brother a 2015 commitment ?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Dropping Home Phone Coverage or drastically reducing your plan -who has done it? - ElderTiger on 7/28/14 at 7:48 pm|
[quote]Land lines are for work and old peoples houses.....[/quote]
Depends on how "old" you are. We dropped our land line 2 years ago and haven't missed it. I put my cell number down as the main contact number for everything and had no problems.
Land lines at home are fast becoming like dinosaur...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Whats the most ridiculous thing you've seen at a wedding? - ElderTiger on 7/28/14 at 7:19 pm|
About 5 years ago we were on vacation in Destin. Our condo was overlooking the beach. There was a sunset wedding right in front of our condo. It was a white bride and a Latino groom. After the ceremony words were said and the groom and his new brother in law got in to it. No punches but some serious...
| O-T Lounge|| re: My neighbor just bought a drone - ElderTiger on 7/26/14 at 5:07 pm|
[quote]Why didn't you just ask him to stop?[/quote]
I did...twice ! And the punk shot at our house again.
Turns out he is a TPOS. Been jailed twice since....
| O-T Lounge|| re: My neighbor just bought a drone - ElderTiger on 7/26/14 at 3:36 pm|
[quote]I really am interested to know what the legal ramifications would be. I'll probably never do it, honestly. I'm just curious to know how it would all play out if it was done[/quote]
A couple if years ago my neighbor's son was shooting one of those air guns that shoots the plastic balls. He ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: My neighbor just bought a drone - ElderTiger on 7/26/14 at 3:26 pm|
If your neighbor works for the sheriff's department he ought to know better....
| O-T Lounge|| re: I give you Simone Eli, Houston's newest sports anchor - ElderTiger on 7/26/14 at 3:23 pm|
Standing next AJ, I think she's better looking than Katherine Webb....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Could Darrell Williams be the number 2 running back this season? - ElderTiger on 7/26/14 at 3:01 pm|
Williams will surprise a lot of fans with what he brings but McGee has too much experience and is a senior not to get a lot of carries this year.
That said, we are stacked a running back for the foreseeable future....
| Tiger Rant|| re: LSU vs. Alabama 1993 - ElderTiger on 7/26/14 at 2:57 pm|
[quote]bigger than the 1997 Florida upset?[/quote]
FYI - CST is replaying this game tomorrow at 11:30 AM....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Jarvis Landry Update - ElderTiger on 7/26/14 at 2:51 pm|
I see Jarvis as a Wes Welker type guy in the NFL. Barring injury, he will be a real star for Miami....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Yellowstone recommendations? - ElderTiger on 7/25/14 at 5:39 pm|
If you are going to be there for 4
or 5 days look at a Yellowstone map. The road system is roughly a figure 8. Take one day to drive each quarter. As a previous poster said, you won't see everything but you will get a good idea of how great it is.
Definitely check out the lobby of the Old Faithful...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Framing a 13x17 print - ElderTiger on 7/24/14 at 7:41 pm|
Hobby Lobby will make a custom matte while you wait so have that made in whatever size will fit your frame...
| Tiger Rant|| re: TBT: LSU 32 Ole Miss 29 '84 called by John Ferguson - ElderTiger on 7/24/14 at 7:36 pm|
[quote]I grew up when Sid Crocker was calling the games on the radio. I think John came after Sid. BTW, both worked for local TV stations too. I think Sid was on Channel 9 and John on Channel 2.[/quote]
Was Sid Crocker after J C Politz ?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: WESLA scam - ElderTiger on 7/24/14 at 4:43 pm|
[quote]Western East S. Louisiana?[/quote]
Has ULL renamed their school again ?...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Will Blackwell bashing Les and LSU on Twitter - ElderTiger on 7/24/14 at 4:41 pm|
Opinions are like a-holes...everyone has one.
But I think his comments are bush league.
He may be the only former Miles player that has publically criticized him....that says a lot. ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Who has been LSU's best AD? - ElderTiger on 7/24/14 at 4:36 pm|
Over the past 50+ years that I have followed LSU sports, all of the ADs have brought different things to the table.
That said, what Bob Broadhead had was an "out of the box' thought process since he was not previously an AD. I think he came from the Dolphins front office. This was both a help and a...
| Tiger Rant|| re: TBT: LSU 32 Ole Miss 29 '84 called by John Ferguson - ElderTiger on 7/24/14 at 4:21 pm|
That was Jim Hawthorne, not John Ferguson.
WRONG...that was a classic John Ferguson call.
Hearing his voice brings back some great memories of listening to him call a game.
My favorite call he made from long ago. We had a fullback named Jim Binglis. On a carry he made, Ferguson called it thi...
| Tiger Rant|| re: UPDATE: Reauxl Tigers shirt discontinued. Good job Rant - ElderTiger on 7/20/14 at 10:15 am|
| O-T Lounge|| re: Is a Visa Black Card Worth Getting? - ElderTiger on 7/19/14 at 5:40 pm|
[quote]Get a chase freedom or an airlines reward card if you fly occasionally.[/quote]
My vote is for an airline rewards card - my Southwest card cost $99 per year and I put everything on it plus I got two free tickets when I first got it after spending $2000 in three months.
Where can you gets...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Where do you want to go when you retire? - ElderTiger on 7/19/14 at 5:33 pm|
[quote]Is it better to retire comfortably at 50. Or work until 75, and retire more lavishly?[/quote]
For me the optimal was in between - late 50s and it has worked out well for me !...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What's the Worst flight you've ever been on - ElderTiger on 7/18/14 at 9:04 pm|
Hands down...back in the late 70s, there was an airline, Royale Airlines, that flew around Louisiana. I was on a flight from Shreveport to Lafayette with a stop at Folk Polk. We hit a storm around Eunice and for 30 minutes, the little plane was all over the sky. I have never been so scared in my lif...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Friday lunch thread - ElderTiger on 7/18/14 at 11:52 am|
[quote] today is my 19th day of being sober [/quote]
Congrats - keep it up !...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Friday lunch thread - ElderTiger on 7/18/14 at 11:51 am|
| O-T Lounge|| re: ULL has issued a campus wide evac - ElderTiger on 7/16/14 at 9:27 am|
[quote]why wasn't I notified of this?!!!! my son is sitting at Cajunfield, with MANY other students, who don't have a clue what is going on!! They are waiting for buses. Why weren't parents notified??? He's a first-time freshman!!! I thought UL had an emergency call out system[/quote]
Let him go,...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Tiger Stadium Aerials-7/12/14 - ElderTiger on 7/15/14 at 7:21 pm|
Great photos -
It's amazing how the shape and appearance of this great place has changed over the last 5 years.
Still the best on earth to spend a Saturday night !...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Shout out to the St Martin Parish Sheriff Dept. (No dogs shot) - ElderTiger on 7/13/14 at 7:06 pm|
Own some property in St Martin parish and have had dealings with SMPSO over the years. They are some decent guys and gals working there. Shout out to them and their brethren in Iberia Parish as well....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Alaska Is Tiger Proud - ElderTiger on 7/12/14 at 9:32 pm|
Two weeks ago we are hiking in Colorado. We are doing a rather remote day hike and we pass this lady who sees my LSU hat. She asked where we are from and then asks: "what are y'all doing about the SEC Network ?"
Turns out she was a national account rep for Dish Network in Denver !!!!!!...