| Tiger Rant|| re: SEC Bowl Politics: Were we "helped" by the SEC this year? - lsu711 on 12/9/13 at 11:57 am|
[quote]But from LSU's perspective, what help was given?[/quote]
LSU helped itself by going 9-3 and routing A&M. ...
| SEC Rant|| re: Was Auburn's win over Alabama the best thing to happen to LSU fans since 9-6? - lsu711 on 12/6/13 at 3:00 pm|
35-21 will be at least on par with 9-6 if the voters led 2013 Auburn play for the national title.
ETA: 35-21 is better than 9-6 because 2013 Auburn won the SEC West....
| SEC Rant|| re: Toughest nonconference opponent of the top 5 - lsu711 on 12/5/13 at 2:21 pm|
[quote] It's just an observation, children. Primarily an observation about how weak the nonconference opponents of the contenders are this year [/quote]
Are you surprised the teams with the best records played weak schedules?...
| SEC Rant|| re: Toughest nonconference opponent of the top 5 - lsu711 on 12/5/13 at 1:44 pm|
What was wrong about it? Bama would be 9-3 without that easy schedule. Same for the rest of the "top 5". ...
| SEC Rant|| re: Who Currently Has the Best Trifecta Combo (Football, Basketball, Baseball)? - lsu711 on 12/4/13 at 1:39 pm|
Quantity, but no quality. I'd take Bama over Ole Miss' low rent bowl and first round tourny exits. ...
| Money Talk|| re: Un-refundable Hotel room reservation advice - lsu711 on 12/4/13 at 1:35 pm|
Get on the Atlanta PD website, find a few crimes close to the hotel, then call and say your wife refuses to stay there after hearing about the armed robbery/assault/etc. I have heard of this working in this type of situation in the past. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Has anyone seen FGCU play yet this year? - lsu711 on 11/27/13 at 10:32 am|
[quote]I think general admission parking is $10. As a student I get to park free with student ID.[/quote]
Parking is a little ridiculous. We picked up cheap Canes tickets a couple of times and parking cost more than the pair of tickets. Do you know if staff parks free? The girlfriend works over at ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Has anyone seen FGCU play yet this year? - lsu711 on 11/26/13 at 9:47 pm|
[quote]Want me to get you a student section ticket for $15? [/quote]
We have 6 going. A guy is selling 6 together behind the goal for $30/ticket. We could probably pick up pairs for much cheaper outside PNC on gameday, but not 6 together. Would you say FGCU drew more interest from State fans than N...
| More Sports Board|| re: Has anyone seen FGCU play yet this year? - lsu711 on 11/26/13 at 5:41 pm|
What is the best way to get lower level seats to State games? I want to go to the Northwestern game next week. Lower level seats are $35-55 on stubhub. Do people sell outside the arena?...
| SEC Rant|| re: Tennessee will be wearing smokey gray uniforms Saturday vs. Vandy - lsu711 on 11/20/13 at 5:07 am|
[quote]"special" uniforms only serve to satisfy the inner femininity in the individual participating in the dress-up escapade. Little girls play dress-up not grown men. [/quote]
How do you feel about grown men carrying a pom pom in to every game?
| Tiger Rant|| re: Hoops: LSU 90 @ UMASS 92 - Final - lsu711 on 11/12/13 at 11:31 am|
[quote]They came into this game more prepared for the new rules. [/quote]
Calls always lean in favor of the home team.
And UMass already has a game with these new rules under their belt....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Gun shots at state fair - lsu711 on 11/3/13 at 1:45 pm|
[quote]This main reason why I moved from BR to Colorado almost 2 years ago.[/quote]
To get away from black people or violence? Colorado is the last place I'd go to avoid random acts of violence. ...
| Money Talk|| re: Top Tier Business Schools - lsu711 on 10/31/13 at 7:17 pm|
[quote]I've noticed people couldn't pretend to care less where I graduated from. They see the potential, and they want to stay informed on how my CPA exams are going.[/quote]
I'll guess MBAs from top tier business schools are not going after your job. They go where the degree is a requirement and...
| Money Talk|| re: Top Tier Business Schools - lsu711 on 10/31/13 at 7:06 pm|
It looks like Booth still has core subjects, but offers some flexibility by giving you 2 or 3 courses to choose from to fulfill that core requirement. Both schools will probably revamp their entire curriculum again before Fall 2015.
Pick the post-MBA goal that best fits your prior experience and ...
| Money Talk|| re: Top Tier Business Schools - lsu711 on 10/31/13 at 6:40 pm|
[quote]Booth is now my top choice[/quote]
Be honest, you let that new video essay requirement deter you. I'm kidding. I thought they were both set up with 9 core and 11 electives? I hope you still plan on applying to both because I think Kellogg is stronger in your areas of interest. ...
| Money Talk|| re: Top Tier Business Schools - lsu711 on 10/31/13 at 10:42 am|
[quote]Value and a earlier ROI isn't there. [/quote]
The inputs that determine ROI vary greatly from person to person. My advice to the OP would be to understand thoroughly what you are buying. In the MBA world, tuition is a terrible proxy for value. That is because too many people make purchase ...
| Money Talk|| re: Top Tier Business Schools - lsu711 on 10/31/13 at 6:12 am|
[quote]My HBS friend says if someone else isn't paying then you have no business at HBS.[/quote]
An employer sponsorship is a status symbol at HBS or the value isn't there without a sponsorship? ...
| SEC Rant|| re: If Auburn played LSU again, we would win. - lsu711 on 10/29/13 at 6:10 pm|
[quote]I would like for the game to have been played as well as each team could play. That didn't happen.[/quote]
Your assumption that Auburn would win today is based on LSU losing a game it shouldn't have because it didn't play as well as it could play....
| Money Talk|| re: How long should a MBA application resume be? - lsu711 on 10/29/13 at 6:09 am|
I'd keep it to 1 page. You have 7 years of experience. That's not even 20% of a career. You still have a long way to go and most employers require a 1 page resume. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: How much better should UVA and UNC be in football? - lsu711 on 10/24/13 at 11:58 am|
[quote]I don't see why UVA can't be another Stanford or Northwestern. [/quote]
UVA is a great public school, but it isn't on the same level of a Stanford, Northwestern or Vanderbilt. Stringent academics do not limit UVAs athletic potential. A more fair comparison for UVA would be UC-Berkeley, UNC...
| More Sports Board|| re: How mad does this facebook post make you? - lsu711 on 10/15/13 at 3:45 pm|
ULL fans hate Lafayette so much. ...
| SEC Rant|| re: Alabama is ranked 63rd in the nation in penalties per game. Refs underpaid? - lsu711 on 10/15/13 at 7:27 am|
Alabama is still 1st in the SEC in penalties per game decided by 10 points or less. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Catholic at St. Amant - lsu711 on 10/12/13 at 9:03 am|
The Catholic/St Amant rivalry reached its peak in this game.
| Money Talk|| re: I'm tired of working for someone else. - lsu711 on 10/10/13 at 2:48 pm|
A manager works for his employees. A salesman works for his customers. A CEO works for his board. ...
| Money Talk|| re: Part-Time Atlanta MBA Programs - lsu711 on 10/7/13 at 7:11 am|
I'd be shocked if Emory or GA Tech takes someone with no work experience. I know someone in Tech's part-time program. As is the case in most part-time programs, the GPA/GMAT requirements are more lenient, but the work experience requirement is greater. ...
| SEC Rant|| re: Points against each team. - lsu711 on 9/29/13 at 5:29 pm|
Bama was a couple seconds away from allowing 35 to UGA on a neutral field last year. I think UGA would be good for at least 45 at home this year.
ETA: But we will never know....
| SEC Rant|| re: Points against each team. - lsu711 on 9/29/13 at 5:27 pm|
[quote]Bama allowing 5.3 per game outside of A&M.
LSU allowing 19.5 per game outside of UGA. [/quote]
We'll never know how many Bama would allow between the hedges....
| SEC Rant|| re: Should LSU lose to UGA, will this board be inundated with schedule threads? - lsu711 on 9/27/13 at 8:52 pm|
Probably not. LSU shouldn't worry about losing a game that Bama doesn't have the chest to play. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: The NL Central is FULL of Grown Man Ballers! No Sissies Allowed. - lsu711 on 9/26/13 at 9:27 am|
A baller would have touched home. ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Officiating Crew for Auburn. Suspicious - lsu711 on 9/23/13 at 8:51 am|
[quote]Officiating Crew for Auburn. Suspicious[/quote]
1st and Goal at LSU 1 AUBURN penalty 5 yard False Start on Patrick Miller accepted.
1st and Goal at LSU 6 Nick Marshall rush for 2 yards, AUBURN penalty 5 yard Illegal Forward Pass on Nick Marshall accepted.
2nd and Goal at LSU 9 Co...