| More Sports Board|| re: New governance system for 5 major Conferences per NCAA - nelatf on 4/24/14 at 4:11 pm|
[quote]And they'll win[/quote]
Yep - little doubt about that.
The only way is for the Big 5 to break off and form their own governing organization.
The NCAA has no leverage right now and they know it. If the NCAA were to remain a viable association, the AAC and maybe MWC would have to be b...
| More Sports Board|| re: Tiger Woods & Louisiana - nelatf on 4/22/14 at 1:55 pm|
Well - we need a leader to get this started....does it start at the lt. Gov's office?
Also, we need to shield the pros from the local charities - have that go through the PGA Tour. Is this tiger stuff for real - some individuals in the NOLA area screwed him over?
[quote]The only thing that mi...
| SEC Rant|| re: What is Mississippi State's Problem? - nelatf on 4/21/14 at 7:26 pm|
1.) Schedule Southern Miss to home and home games and try to beat the golden eagles on a regular basis.
2.) Start playing a neutral site game in Texas every year and recruit Texas better.
3.) have to get a more dynamic offense in place - going up against Auburn, LSU, Bama every year is tough ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Monday Cooking & Drinking - nelatf on 4/21/14 at 7:15 pm|
PFChang beef and broccoli
Bad meal to cap off a cruddy day - not feeling well - hope to get this sinus mess cleared up this week....
| Money Talk|| re: Down Payment for land to build on later... - nelatf on 4/21/14 at 11:25 am|
1. There may be subdivision requirements making you commit to build within X number of months of acquiring property.
2. For just the lot acquisition the lender will probably make you put down a hefty percentage.
3. If you currently own, I would strongly consider a 2nd on the cu...
| More Sports Board|| re: Week 17 of 2014 Golf Thread: Zurich Classic Is Here Edition - nelatf on 4/21/14 at 10:22 am|
Good morning you hacks....
| More Sports Board|| re: Week 17 of 2014 Golf Thread: Zurich Classic Is Here Edition - nelatf on 4/21/14 at 10:20 am|
Wanting to get to TPCL and catch some action - fighting a sinus infection and work requests.....
May be a slow week if the doc can't get my nose and head cleared up....
| More Sports Board|| re: 2014 Zurich classic field - nelatf on 4/20/14 at 8:21 pm|
Squire will get there first shot with a USGA event in the near future.
No full service hotels in the area kill any chance of a PGA tour event in choudrant....
| SEC Rant|| re: Report: Michael White to be named new Tennessee head coach - nelatf on 4/20/14 at 6:28 pm|
[quote]The turnaround he did at Tech is freaking amazing. He didn't do it with players either (Tech didn't have them). He did it with pure coaching, strategy, and conditioning. [/quote]
Wooooah there......he had one of the premier point guards in the nation, a great three point shooter and his be...
| More Sports Board|| re: 2014 Zurich classic field - nelatf on 4/20/14 at 4:05 pm|
Was English Turn considered as bad of a course?
Can TPCL be redesigned to better accommodate the pro player?
I was thinking about bringing my 10yo, who likes golf, down for some Thursday / Friday action....y'all have me depressed now.......
| Food and Drink Board|| re: What's for lunch on this fine Saturday? - nelatf on 4/19/14 at 12:16 pm|
Those look good - where is this??...
| Food and Drink Board|| Nonna - Cotton - Mecca - nelatf on 4/19/14 at 10:34 am|
Still have not made it in to Nonna...but was at a Good Friday / Easter party catered by Nonna and Cotton.
All I can say is wow....can not wait to get into Nonna for the real deal. The catering staff was first class, the food was fresh, hot and delicious.
The food I sampled is as follows:
| Money Talk|| re: Smack sense into me - nelatf on 4/18/14 at 12:05 pm|
[quote]I'll tell you one thing, don't solely chase the money.[/quote]
This....I left a great job for more pay and benefits.
I am now miserable with my current job. Hindsight is 20/20 but if I had it to do again, I would not make the move.
Having a job that you like is something that sh...
| Money Talk|| re: What is considered 'business casual' for men? - nelatf on 4/17/14 at 1:02 pm|
For the reception:
White pressed shirt
Go back to your place and get these prior to the reception.
If not wearing a tie, please wear a button down collar....
| Money Talk|| re: Best credit card for me... - nelatf on 4/15/14 at 6:44 pm|
[quote]eta: also thought the Marriot Rewards Premier looked good for hotel staying, which i also do a lot of. [/quote]
Marriott is important to me - I like express check in, room upgrades and in general just a better hotel experience.
Most people this seems like a waste - but I rarely waste mo...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Support Thread-Natalbanytigerfan has his brain tumor surgery today. - nelatf on 4/15/14 at 8:24 am|
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Peche New Orleans Review w/ Pics - nelatf on 4/14/14 at 11:09 pm|
Great review and pics - thanks...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Gulf Shores Golf Courses - nelatf on 4/14/14 at 3:25 pm|
[quote]Stay away from Lost Key then.[/quote]
Let me clear up 1 item - I am more aggressive at Kiva - at Lost Ball / Key - I play to keep the ball in sight and on the course - At Lost Key I will not play the back tees and try not to use driver.
I try to keep the score decent with very conse...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Gulf Shores Golf Courses - nelatf on 4/14/14 at 3:21 pm|
1. Kiva - my favorite and I stay there twice a year to golf, fish and decompress. I have shot my best and worst rounds ever there.
2. Lost Key - I love the course. It is tight in some spots but a but more manageable than Kiva.
3. Peninsula - great service and course - they had 27 holes - I h...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Dixie - Blackened Voodoo - nelatf on 4/11/14 at 9:52 pm|
Damn - I thought that stuff had not been made for nearly 10 years.
Going in the trash ...
| More Sports Board|| re: We said our goodbyes to WarhawkTiger6 today - nelatf on 4/11/14 at 9:19 pm|
Prayers for your family ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Dixie - Blackened Voodoo - nelatf on 4/11/14 at 8:32 pm|
Moving - found a 6 pack of blackened voodoo - must be nearly 25 years old.
Is this worth anything? I'll email pics if someone wants to upload....
| More Sports Board|| re: Professional athlete with the greatest life? - nelatf on 4/11/14 at 11:35 am|
[quote]Boom Boom Couples FTW. [/quote]
Money, women, two good kids that are now young men, masters champion.
Owns a golf swing that tiger woods envies.
Has more women wanting him that the OT board combined.
He has won at life and done it with his sexual conquests and adventures n...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Monroe Dinner - nelatf on 4/9/14 at 8:18 am|
[quote]I miss North monroe, is Genusa's still open?[/quote]
Yes, and the food has improved over the last few months. It is very good.
Also, there are some fine women that go to eat there....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Monroe Dinner - nelatf on 4/8/14 at 7:09 pm|
[quote]Cotton Sage Cascios Nonna Waterfront In that order. [/quote]
Tonight will be perfect to sit on patio at Sage ...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Monroe Dinner - nelatf on 4/8/14 at 7:06 pm|
Yes, and they are good.
In no order:
Bahr's new plade Nonna I think
Cascio's in WM
Bayou desiard or lotus club if you have reciprocal membership
Athena - Greek ...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: I come to re-review a Mecca hotspot - nelatf on 4/8/14 at 6:25 pm|
[quote]I still wonder if anyone ever ordered the gourmet cheeseburger [/quote]
Oh, it was ordered. There was some serious drinking and gambling that went along with the 2-1 ribeyes onTuesday night.
One of the young waitresses in Maybes works over at Freddie Cascio's place - she is still coo...
| Food and Drink Board|| I come to re-review a Mecca hotspot - nelatf on 4/8/14 at 1:44 pm|
Last year I had the worst crawfish ever at Cormier's in Monroe. I vented about it on this board. That was a year ago.
I was there this past weekend - what a change that has taken place. The crawfish were perfectly cooked, perfectly seasoned and the service was spot on.
It was a very pleasan...
| Political Talk|| re: La 5th District USRep McAllister (R) caught in extramarital encounter (video) - nelatf on 4/8/14 at 11:33 am|
[quote]Wouldn't surprise me if Ms. Gordon were a woman scorned. Female staffer traded in for new female staffer, the oldest story there is..[/quote]
This thing is spiraling out of control....we have employees, preachers, political opponents all tied up in this mess.
I wish it would all slow do...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Wyhi: 5th district mistress edition - nelatf on 4/7/14 at 6:14 pm|
Sad deal for all involved - two families are probably destroyed and it has to be a painful situation for Mr Peacock and Mrs. Mcallister.