| Food and Drink Board|| re: Which Tampa Outback Will you hit up on NYE/NYD ? - BayouBengal on 12/9/13 at 6:03 pm|
Can I get a bloomin onion in the stadium though?...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Tampa NYE - BayouBengal on 12/8/13 at 11:51 pm|
Mons Venus for the tuna...
| Tiger Rant|| re: If this was a playoff year who would be in a better position - BayouBengal on 12/2/13 at 10:24 am|
[quote]I think it's really messed up. It's the same dynamic that allowed Bama in 2011 to sit at home drinking beer while LSU had to earn the privilege to play them again the NC by winning the SECCG. [/quote]
Now granted Bama needed a lot of help, which they got by Okie St dropping a game to Iowa ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: If this was a playoff year who would be in a better position - BayouBengal on 12/2/13 at 10:23 am|
[quote]Auburn, mizzu, Bama?
The answer would have to be Bama bc they would be guaranteed a top 4 bc they can't lose in the sec champ game.
So basically playing in the championship game could be a huge disadvantage in years to come??[/quote]
It's going to be a committee not "Top 4". You figure...
| More Sports Board|| re: LHSAA playoff history from 1981-2012... - BayouBengal on 11/27/13 at 10:15 am|
[quote]but when Capt Shreve was on top of their game the tables were turned... big time.. 3 of those gator teams in early 70s were unreal...as good as any la has ever fielded.[/quote]
Last public school championship from a Shreveport team. Hopefully Byrd changes that this season.
But the seedi...
| More Sports Board|| re: LHSAA playoff history from 1981-2012... - BayouBengal on 11/27/13 at 9:56 am|
Looking back. I like the new seedings so much better than winner of a district plays runner up of another. The record of Shreveport teams vs Monroe is just pathetic. The 1996 team of Byrd should have made a run at the Dome. :banghead:...
| Tiger Rant|| re: At what age does a child need a ticket for Football Game? - BayouBengal on 11/27/13 at 9:35 am|
[quote]true story. my wife gave birth in the west upper elevator and the marshall sent us down to buy another ticket.
So that was after birth and not puke on the floor? Dude, I stepped in that!...
| Tiger Rant|| re: At what age does a child need a ticket for Football Game? - BayouBengal on 11/27/13 at 9:32 am|
[quote]Anyone know the answer?[/quote]
Are they a natural person? If yes, they need a ticket. No exceptions. "But the baby will be in my lap!" And? Still needs a ticket....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Anybody Else Feel Football Tickets Are Overpriced? - BayouBengal on 11/21/13 at 2:04 pm|
[quote]The donation is bull shite. They need to just include it in the total face price of the ticket. [/quote]
It's silly that each ticket in the stadium has the same face value. My upper deck tickets are not worth the same as prime sideline chairbacks but according to LSU they have the same face....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Anybody Else Feel Football Tickets Are Overpriced? - BayouBengal on 11/21/13 at 9:55 am|
I'd be very surprised if Ticket Price + Tradition Fee wasn't near the very top. Not to mention the $800 parking pass they get you for.[/quote]
Prepare to be surprised then. I have a very good friend that is an Aggie season ticket holder. Just the face value of the tickets is well beyon...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Look for the LSU cheerleaders to be holding these Keep It Clean signs - BayouBengal on 11/21/13 at 9:49 am|
[quote] I also remember as a kid when folks could bring alcohol into the stadium but the rules had to be changed because enough people didn't know their proper boundaries.[/quote]
Wait, you mean you can't bring it in!? :lol:...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Look for the LSU cheerleaders to be holding these Keep It Clean signs - BayouBengal on 11/21/13 at 9:47 am|
[quote]I will never understand why people, who work at a place CRAWLING with 18-22 year olds, think it's a good idea to tell them to NOT do things like this at football games. [/quote]
This would have made us chant it even louder as a student. I'm sure they're with me on that....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Just to update you on the lunacy in the ticket exchange... - BayouBengal on 11/21/13 at 9:01 am|
[quote]If I buy a Taylormade driver for 400.00 online and after shipping pay 440.00. And want to resell..with the TE logic I will sell it for 1000.00.
What you pay and what an item is worth are two different things. If the tickets aren't worth $1000, noone will buy them....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Is anyone else expecting a better than average atmosphere Saturday? - BayouBengal on 11/21/13 at 7:48 am|
People will be bitching that it's a 2:30 kick, it'll be a bit damp and cool. ...
| Money Talk|| re: Southerners load up on car loan debt - BayouBengal on 11/19/13 at 3:38 pm|
But then you wouldn't have a clean arse ride!!!! [/quote]
yo whip so cold!...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: You beer guys might be a fan of this Houston joint - BayouBengal on 11/14/13 at 1:39 pm|
[quote]So is my ass-umption correct that a place like this doesn't exist north of the outer loop? Hell, I'd be happy with anything "northward".....[/quote]
Other than a Whole Foods, I'd say no. Based on what I see from the dining options off of 45 near Spring/Woodlands I'd say there isn't a marke...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: You beer guys might be a fan of this Houston joint - BayouBengal on 11/14/13 at 12:15 pm|
[quote]It's in The Heights I believe.[/quote]
Nope. Edge of the 'Trose. I used to walk to Growler's before I moved.
Premium Draught is in the Heights, just barely. They don't do counterpressure fills but is still a nice place to hit up.
Han's Bier Haus in West U and Petrol Station in Gard...
| More Sports Board|| re: What is the difference between select and non select playoffs? - BayouBengal on 11/13/13 at 12:52 pm|
[quote]you're going to have a bunch of Catholic League rematches in D1 select, which are basically home games for both teams so no expenses and a bigger crowd[/quote]
Exactly. And the #1 and #2 seeds theoretically could go on the road for their first playoff game if there is an upset in the 1st r...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Recommendations for office coffee - BayouBengal on 11/12/13 at 10:41 am|
Former client of mine has Parks and Co coffee. It was really bad. Current client has Royal Cup. It's merely ok. Community serves the Houston area, if I had a choice that's who I'd order from....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Which Rap Song will the Team Jam to before the "Run Out" - BayouBengal on 11/8/13 at 9:46 am|
[quote] Rap Song[/quote]
[quote] (please no explicit lyrics) [/quote]
How about some DC Talk then?...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Does Frozen Stock go bad? - BayouBengal on 11/7/13 at 5:34 pm|
I had gumbo stored for way too long. Ate it a few weeks ago, I'm still alive. :lol:...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Bama Fans on The Ms. Gulf Coast laughing at us! - BayouBengal on 11/7/13 at 12:37 pm|
[quote]so the bitches are coming to ya'lls state and taking jobs there as well, I love how they love Bama but have to go elsewhere for work[/quote]
LSU can't talk too much trash.....a lot of Tiger alum end up in Texas for jobs....
| Tiger Rant|| re: 37,000 feet an Ipad, Dish Network and The Tigers - BayouBengal on 11/7/13 at 12:35 pm|
[quote]This is how I'll be watching the game Saturday. Anyone ever watch anything off of a WIFI connection on a plane. I'm nervous I won't be able to see shite.[/quote]
I tried streaming NFL Sunday Ticket on a plane coming back from UGA. It didn't work out so well. ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Finally good news - BayouBengal on 11/6/13 at 3:17 pm|
[quote]Look, Nick started getting cabin fever at LSU after 2003. I have to imagine that he's getting terribly bored with maintaining Bama as opposed to trying to build something up. There is nowhere else for Bama to go from here. I think UT is more in play than most people actually believe. [/quote]...
| More Sports Board|| re: RIP Astrodome - BayouBengal on 11/6/13 at 11:10 am|
That's one of the main reasons it should go. It's a decaying eyesore. [/quote]
SO then Wrigley and Fenway should be gone too. It'd be much more efficient to have a modern stadium. Seats would be more comfortable, there'd be more luxury seating, the locker rooms would be much more modern,...
| More Sports Board|| re: Blown Safety call in Ohio - Buffalo game (gif included) - BayouBengal on 11/6/13 at 11:09 am|
They can review whether a QB crosses the line of scrimmage before releasing, right? How is this any different?
Exactly. It's a spot foul. They could review where he was when the foul occurred. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: RIP Astrodome - BayouBengal on 11/6/13 at 11:02 am|
[quote]Why did the scoreboard go dark in 1988?[/quote]
I got to see the scoreboard go off in August of 1988 just a couple of weeks before it went dark good. It was glorious! PEW! PEW! PEW!!!!!
The Astrodome was well-renowned for a four-story scoreboard called the "Astrolite", composed of thous...
| Money Talk|| re: Vanguard Roth IRA- STAR or Target Retirement - BayouBengal on 11/5/13 at 4:15 pm|
[quote]Finally about to open up a Roth IRA and this question has come up. Now I am not an expert by any means but I am starting to learn. From what I can tell, STAR will provide a "safer" investment with a 60/40 split rather than the 90/10 split that a TR has. Both require a min $1000 to open as tha...
| Tiger Rant|| re: LSU Basketball Tickets-Which 5 home games would you choose for the Pick 5 Plan? - BayouBengal on 11/4/13 at 12:13 pm|
And be sure to leave during the 2nd tv time out of the 2nd half too. Keep the Tiger Stadium tradition alive in the PMAC! :lol:...
| Tiger Rant|| re: LSU fans that wear 2011 BCSNCG shirts - BayouBengal on 11/1/13 at 1:23 pm|
Made that mistake before the Cap 1 Bowl against Iowa. Never again....