| More Sports Board|| re: Where Jameis Winston basically tells ESPN to screw off - maine82 on 12/8/13 at 10:56 am|
I don't agree. Ask him 2 or 3 questions about the game and then ask him the question on everyone's mind, but don't badger him. It was demeaning to Winston. Shouldn't have happened....
| More Sports Board|| re: Where Jameis Winston basically tells ESPN to screw off - maine82 on 12/8/13 at 10:05 am|
[quote]He just landed himself on tomorrows first topic on First Take.[/quote]
We'll see. Don't know if ESPN journalists will take on other ESPN journalists. ...
| More Sports Board|| Where Jameis Winston basically tells ESPN to screw off - maine82 on 12/8/13 at 9:49 am|
Good for him
| More Sports Board|| re: The Dan Patrick Show: Guest host Ron Burgundy - maine82 on 12/5/13 at 9:22 am|
I find the promos that I've seen funny but they've really got to bring it in this movie. Sequels are rarely better than the originals so they have a tall order....
| SEC Rant|| re: Gus has done an INCREDIBLE job, but keep this in mind... - maine82 on 12/2/13 at 4:09 pm|
Welcome to the SEC....
| SEC Rant|| re: Since 2009, Saban's Alabama Is 4-5 Versus SEC West Teams That Finish Ranked - maine82 on 12/2/13 at 4:02 pm|
[quote]During November, Alabama has not defeated an opponent that finished ranked in the Top 10 in the BCS era.You must venture back to 1999 for the last time Alabama beat a team in November that finished the season ranked. That 1999 win came against 10-2 Mississippi State, a team that scraped by se...
| More Sports Board|| re: Who the hell wins the Heisman now? - maine82 on 11/30/13 at 11:25 pm|
[quote]I just think a lot of voters will leave Winston off their ballots.[/quote]
Yeah, I agree. Besides, if you decide to strip Reggie Bush's Heisman, how do you vote for a guy who could be convicted of sexual assault? That doesn't compute....
| More Sports Board|| re: Who the hell wins the Heisman now? - maine82 on 11/30/13 at 11:23 pm|
If we're judging by on-field results, Winston.
If we're judging by Heisman criteria, A.J. McCarron. This will turn into a lifetime achievement award. Too many people will run away from Winston, McCarron should lock down the southern bloc and the Auburn loss won't be held against him. Miller, W...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Who would be a better choice than Miles at LSU? - maine82 on 11/11/13 at 9:28 am|
Maybe we can get Jon Gruden. Whenever I hear his name pop up in these conversations, I start to think of some kind of mythical creature with special powers. Like a centaur....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Who would be a better choice than Miles at LSU? - maine82 on 11/11/13 at 9:22 am|
Jesus of Nazareth
Wonder if we can get any of them....
| More Sports Board|| re: T'Wolves 113 | Lakers 90 | FINAL - maine82 on 11/10/13 at 11:24 pm|
The Lakers just need to have Kobe sit out the year and trade Pau Gasol for draft picks and young talents. Send him to Cleveland for Thompson and some draft picks. This season will be a dumpster fire....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Just Back From Tuscaloosa--Impressions: - maine82 on 11/10/13 at 5:01 pm|
[quote]It's about details, man. Bama's doing the details better these days, and it's embarrassing. Louisiana has spent the last five years gutting LSU, losing over 200 professors (and their grants), etc. etc.[/quote]
That's what happens when your state has 8,000 public Universities. Not enough m...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Easy question, do want Miles gone or not? - maine82 on 11/10/13 at 4:53 pm|
[quote]No, I want him to recruit better, get better at clock management, and maybe have a dominant o-line for a change.[/quote]...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Do you still think we best A&M? - maine82 on 11/10/13 at 10:44 am|
Cautiously optimistic. Do our players want to retain their dignity or not? That should provide enough motivation against A&M.
And the A&M defense sucks....
| Political Talk|| re: Israelis hate Africans - maine82 on 10/22/13 at 8:04 am|
Of course this is the same Israel that took in tens of thousands of Ethiopian Jews, every one a black African, which now represent over 2% of the Israeli population.
But don't let me stop your masturbation over propaganda.
BTW, try going to Europe and ask a Romani, Turk or Jew how they feel ab...
| Political Talk|| re: What is Louisiana To Do About Grambling? - maine82 on 10/19/13 at 11:07 am|
[quote]Why MUST the HBC's be kept, other than to keep the scores and graduation rates of the other colleges up? Why must everything be handed to that group. Like an earlier poster hit on, people that are "owed" and handed everything without having to work for it will squander what they are given 99%...
| Political Talk|| re: When are congress elections? - maine82 on 10/19/13 at 11:05 am|
[quote]Because the last time the dems controlled the house they banned all guns[/quote]
Although when a Democrat wins the Presidency, gun stocks usually go up, so actually it's a very good short-term investment....
| Political Talk|| re: What is Louisiana To Do About Grambling? - maine82 on 10/19/13 at 10:57 am|
[quote]A bunch of these schools need to be merged or disbanded anyway[/quote]
Wish I could thumps up this comment a thousand times.
One flagship (LSU), a few regionals (LA Tech, LSU-Shreveport, ULL, UNO, maybe Southeastern), two HBCUs (Southern and Grambling) and all the other schools merged i...
| More Sports Board|| re: #18 Michigan 40 - Penn State 43 | FINAL - maine82 on 10/12/13 at 8:14 pm|
It's times like this where I think Skip Bayless' goofy argument about no more field goals and extra points has merit....
| Political Talk|| re: Any Chance Hispanics End Up Being A GOP Base? - maine82 on 10/7/13 at 3:16 pm|
Also, in my experience, there are a lot of Hispanics who work hard and yes, are willing to do jobs that many people aren't. Coming from the third world, they haven't developed a first world mentality that some work is beneath them or a sign of failure. People don't like to hear that but guess what...
| Political Talk|| re: Any Chance Hispanics End Up Being A GOP Base? - maine82 on 10/7/13 at 3:15 pm|
[quote]not true at all.
A recent poll of Latino's in the US, immigration was like 6th or 7th on their priority list. Economy, HC, education all above immigration.[/quote]
There's a smell test involved. When Mitt Romney talks about "self-deportation" and other Republicans use incendiary rheto...
| More Sports Board|| re: Is there any doubt, that when both are retired, - maine82 on 10/1/13 at 12:15 am|
I am partial to Montana. 4 for 4. Even with great defenses, that's a deal-sealer for me....
| Political Talk|| re: Do You Think The US Government Has Assissinated An US Citizen... - maine82 on 9/30/13 at 6:19 pm|
You folks dramatically overestimate the government's ability to keep a secret.
The New York Times burned Bush on warrantless wiretapping, on using secret camps in Eastern European nations to "enhance interrogate" terrorists and on using banks to disrupt terrorist financial transactions.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Drugs- White America Does the Crime, Black America Does the Time - maine82 on 9/17/13 at 10:06 pm|
My gut instinct when seeing these numbers is that cops are patrolling black neighborhoods due to violent crime. If they stop and frisk someone who has cocaine on them, or if they're going into someone's home investigating a robbery and find they're running a crack house and dealing, that drives the...
| Off-Topic Board|| re: Ever discovered a ancestor or relative was a very bad person - maine82 on 9/17/13 at 9:47 pm|
[quote]I'm supposedly a descendant of William the Conqueror. I wish I had a title like "the Conqueror."[/quote]
Hate to tell you but about 1/4 or 1/3 of the white people on this board could probably trace their lineage back to him, if not more....
| Off-Topic Board|| re: Ever discovered a ancestor or relative was a very bad person - maine82 on 9/17/13 at 9:42 pm|
My lineage on my Dad's side is great (pastors and war veterans) until you hit my grandfather. Never met him. He was a traveling vaudeville actor and had two wives, one in Florida and one being my grandmother. Worse is my grandmother and his children with her was the family he had "on the side." ...
| SEC Rant|| re: Will MSU ever be successful in football? - maine82 on 9/15/13 at 12:41 pm|
[quote]Being located in Mississippi didn't deter some of the biggest recruits in the nation from signing with Ole Miss.[/quote]
When there's competent leadership in Oxford, Ole Miss should be the premier football team in Mississippi. A lot of history, more money, better environment.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Did anyone go to Healing Place Church tonight? - maine82 on 8/8/13 at 12:05 pm|
And this is the reason I have a problem with most of all organized religions. Please give me the correct verse of this retarded brainwash you have been fed. I would like to put it in true context so you can read pass the line of bull shite that your pastor, priest, etc. is feeding you.
| Political Talk|| re: Poll: Do you watch the Sunday morning TV political talk shows? - maine82 on 8/4/13 at 3:33 pm|
I go to Mediaite and scroll the highlights. If something looks interesting I'll click and watch.
George Will's comments on ABC This Week are usually pretty good. That show has a nice panel....
| O-T Lounge|| re: How would you rank the worst public high schools in Baton Rouge? - maine82 on 8/4/13 at 3:31 pm|
[quote]Baton Rouge high is clearly the #1. #2 is either McKinley (bc of gifted program) or [b]Woodlawn (sort of in the country).[/b][/quote]
Misconception. Weedlawn is little better than the urban public schools, if at all. That's why people are screaming in southeast BR to form their own schoo...