| More Sports Board|| re: What was the best time to be a fan of your MLB team? - medtiger on 3/6/14 at 2:36 pm|
| More Sports Board|| re: ***WGC Cadillac Championship, Trump National Doral*** - medtiger on 3/6/14 at 8:57 am|
I'll take the under as well, but just barely. 70 for Tiger. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Week 10 of 2014 Golf Thread - medtiger on 3/4/14 at 11:58 am|
Gave it a go this morning, but could only get through 5 holes before I realized how big of a dumbass I was for trying to play golf in this weather. ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Game Thread: LSU 61 @ Florida 79 | FINAL - medtiger on 3/1/14 at 3:37 pm|
That was a charge? :lol:...
| More Sports Board|| re: Week 9 of 52 Golf Thread - medtiger on 2/27/14 at 7:52 pm|
Pretty cool story I read today about the movie "Tin Cup" and the club in Texas that was used to film the US Open. Someone on this board is a member there, but I can't remember who.
| More Sports Board|| re: Week 9 of 52 Golf Thread - medtiger on 2/26/14 at 11:22 pm|
Where you been, net? Banland?...
| More Sports Board|| re: Worst Fans in MLB - medtiger on 2/26/14 at 11:21 pm|
[quote]How could anyone being serious honestly say Cubs fans are the worst fans in MLB?[/quote]
Because they're trolling.
I'll vote for Rays fans. They've been a contender in a great division recently, playing teams with a lot of star power, and they have trouble getting people in the seats. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Subsidized National Flood Insurance, for or against? - medtiger on 2/26/14 at 10:56 pm|
[quote]The average premium in Jefferson parish is 780 a year. [/quote]
I live in a 2200 sq ft house in Bucktown that's only flooded because of the pumps being turned off, and I pay $1500 for flood insurance. Where are you getting your $780 figure?...
| More Sports Board|| re: Week 9 of 52 Golf Thread - medtiger on 2/25/14 at 11:59 am|
Anyone see Elkington's latest tweet?
[quote]@elkpga: ESPN reporting Michael Sam is leading the handbag throw at NFL combine.... No one else expected to throw today[/quote]
| More Sports Board|| re: Ozzie Smith and Budweiser trying to make Opening Day a National Holiday - medtiger on 2/25/14 at 10:32 am|
[quote]As a business person, this idea is idiotic.
As a baseball fan, hell yeah![/quote]
Pretty much this. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Accenture Match Play....Jason Day wins on fifth playoff hole for Championship - medtiger on 2/23/14 at 6:13 pm|
[quote] They are factoring in 10% for altitude. [/quote]
Is it really that high in Arizona where they are?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anyone drive a hybrid? - medtiger on 2/23/14 at 4:04 pm|
Only on short a short par 4 with trouble. Otherwise, I can use a driver and do much better. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Good Toss for Shot Put - medtiger on 2/22/14 at 6:44 pm|
I used to throw shot put in high school, and I remember coaches setting the 40 foot mark as a benchmark for being able to compete fairly well in meets. That was with a 12lb shot, but if you have a 12 year old throwing 38 feet, he's doing very well. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Week 8 of 2014 Golf Thread - medtiger on 2/21/14 at 8:32 pm|
[quote]My adidas are the most comfortable golf shoes I've ever had. Haven't tried TW's though [/quote]
Agree about adidas golf shoes. I have several pairs in different styles and they're easily the most comfortable. I've tried the TWs on in stores, and I'm not a fan of their fit. FJs fit me like...
| More Sports Board|| re: LeBron James to star in Space Jam 2 - medtiger on 2/21/14 at 7:08 pm|
[quote]@robfee: I’m assuming Space Jam 2 will end with Lebron flopping so hard trying to draw a foul that he just floats into space as the credits roll.[/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| re: Non-doctors of the OT: smartest subspecialty - medtiger on 2/21/14 at 6:17 pm|
[quote]some of the smartest people in med school wind up being either eye docs or dermatologist.
Little hospital time, alot of private pay, very little medicaid/medicare, etc[/quote]
As an ophthalmologist, I can tell you that the hospital time part is right, but there is hardly any private pa...
| Olympics Board|| re: Game Thread: USA 0 vs Canada 1 | FINAL | - medtiger on 2/21/14 at 1:11 pm|
That was a such shitty offensive performance by team USA. I'm not sure they ever got a legitimate shot off against Canada on any of their power plays or at the end with 6 on 5. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Augusta National still sends old school invitations.. - medtiger on 2/21/14 at 10:25 am|
The best part is they don't tell you how to RSVP. I'd probably get in the car, drive to Augusta, and scream from the gate at Washington Ave, "I'm in!!"...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Non-doctors of the OT: smartest subspecialty - medtiger on 2/20/14 at 11:02 pm|
These guys are very rare (about 300-400 in the country), but most are pretty smart. They're mostly academic types than clinicians though. A full day for a Neuro-ophthalmologist is about 10 patients. The one I deal with most often has patients fill...
| More Sports Board|| re: Accenture Match Play....Jason Day wins on fifth playoff hole for Championship - medtiger on 2/20/14 at 5:55 pm|
[quote]This new PGA Tour website is pissing me off. [/quote]
Yea, it's too much like a mobile site, which suck more often than not, IMO. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Little known rules of baseball - medtiger on 2/20/14 at 3:29 pm|
[quote] Defensive indifference most often means they wouldn't have had a play, not that the runner didn't "steal" the base[/quote]
Defensive indifference is usually ruled when the defensive team has a lead late in a game and the runner on 1st advancing to 2nd really doesn't mean anything. So, th...
| More Sports Board|| re: How would you feel about a Match Play tournament for the Fed Ex Cup (Golf) - medtiger on 2/19/14 at 11:49 am|
[quote]say i win 4 events and gain a huge pts lead. I earned that advantage. I auto qualify for the championship event and almost guarantee a bonus. To give those advantages up and play match play and maybe get beat on someones best 9 holes of their life who hasnt sniffed a top 10 all yr is a poor f...
| More Sports Board|| re: Accenture Match Play....Jason Day wins on fifth playoff hole for Championship - medtiger on 2/19/14 at 9:40 am|
Fowler 2 UP through 6 on the douche. Whip his arse Rickie....
| More Sports Board|| re: Accenture Match Play....Jason Day wins on fifth playoff hole for Championship - medtiger on 2/19/14 at 8:58 am|
[quote]Poultry wasn't happy about where the tour set the ropes on the range... So he moved to the front and started crushing drivers [/quote]
He's such a douche. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Ooops forgot to show up for jury duty - medtiger on 2/18/14 at 11:12 pm|
[quote]Ops case may have never went to court. [/quote]
In Jefferson parish, they have a pool of jurors from which they select what they need for each trial for the day. There's no way of knowing which case you're being selected for ahead of time. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Ooops forgot to show up for jury duty - medtiger on 2/18/14 at 11:03 pm|
[quote]I've never gotten called for jury duty but do these things come certified mail? If not... hey, never came.[/quote]
This was my first thought. If you weren't served the notice or it didn't come certified (which I don't think it ever does), you could always say you never received it. Of co...
| More Sports Board|| re: What is the perfect sport? - medtiger on 2/18/14 at 10:53 pm|
[quote]Name another sport where people of various skill levels can compete on the same field? One where a 20 handicapper can get as much enjoyment out of it as a 2 handicapper? [/quote]
I assumed we were talking about professional sports, but your point is definitely valid and what makes golf gre...
| More Sports Board|| re: Accenture Match Play....Jason Day wins on fifth playoff hole for Championship - medtiger on 2/18/14 at 2:21 pm|
[quote]Spread out your divots, Lee.[/quote]
No shite. Pros should know better.
| O-T Lounge|| re: she's in the wrong and still wants her car fixed - medtiger on 2/18/14 at 12:11 pm|
[quote]Were there any witnesses that gave reports? [/quote]
Does this actually happen? Who has time to stop what they're doing and wait for police to show up so they can give a report about a fender bender that they weren't involved in?...
| More Sports Board|| re: What is the perfect sport? - medtiger on 2/18/14 at 11:49 am|
[quote]But the perfect sport is tennis. Very few rules and no judgement calls. [/quote]
I agree. I can't think of a sport that is as straightforward as tennis. Stand behind the line, hit the ball into the cross court box, and keep going until it goes beyond the boundary lines, into the net, or ...