| SEC Rant|| re: Are people who habitually use terms like barner, bammer, gump, corndog, etc..... - TheDude321 on 3/8/14 at 5:39 pm|
[quote]Is it just me or do the LSU and AU fans use words like these much more on this site than the Bama fans do?[/quote]
Both terms originated with Auburn fans. It just seems a bit juvenile for them to do this...it's like, if you can't beat a team on the field, start name-calling towards them t...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Riding the train to NO, what to do with my 10 year old - TheDude321 on 3/3/14 at 12:26 am|
[quote]I got some rooms booked down by the station but have been told we need to find somewhere else, I'm not good with NO, so give me some ideas best place to stay that's close to the train an not gone have transportation.[/quote]
Where are you currently booked at? There are several hotels near...
| O-T Lounge|| Prayer request - TheDude321 on 3/1/14 at 9:01 pm|
My dad has pneumonia and isn't responding to treatment very well. Any prayers would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!...
| Tiger Rant|| re: 2003 national championship question - TheDude321 on 3/1/14 at 12:27 am|
[quote]Was lsu expected to make that kind of run or was that season a total shock to everyone?[/quote]
Very few real experts picked LSU, because, for the most part, Saban wasn't really respected as a football genius back then like he is today. Looking back, LSU had all of the essentials to be a ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Why cant Brad wing get a starting job in the NFL - TheDude321 on 3/1/14 at 12:18 am|
[quote]He was obviously good...but not 50.3 good[/quote]
Well, then how did Kessler become an All-American without pooching it? Everyone knows that pooch-kicking is an absolutely essential part of a punter's job, which also will greatly reduce one's average yardage per kick. The people choosing...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Question about LSU gymnastic meets - TheDude321 on 2/28/14 at 11:55 pm|
[quote]priority point event I actually watch[/quote]
The volleyball matches can be a lot more exciting than you'd think....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Question about LSU gymnastic meets - TheDude321 on 2/27/14 at 11:03 pm|
[quote]What would be a good section to shoot for iin order to be by the cheerleaders and Mike?[/quote]
I forget exactly, because I live in another state these days, but I vaguely recall that they are set up on right side of the home side of the court. Unless things have changed, non-season ticke...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Cox Cable - TheDude321 on 2/27/14 at 10:52 pm|
[quote]That would void your lease agreement by doing the installation[/quote]
Tell that to a judge at federal court. National laws supercede lease agreements, etc. If your next door neighbor wants to install a 40-foot tower for his ham radio shack, you can't stop him even if your neighborhood u...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Cox Cable - TheDude321 on 2/27/14 at 7:20 am|
[quote]I am facing the wrong position for dish and directTV.[/quote]
This is a scam that apartment owners use to discourage having what they consider "unsightly" dishes being set up on their property. They can't legally stop you from installing one--federal laws prevent the disruption of receivi...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Changed the battery in my thermostat and now heater doesnt work - TheDude321 on 2/27/14 at 7:03 am|
Doesn't sound related...unless the battery was placed in backwards, limiting its usage....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Question about LSU gymnastic meets - TheDude321 on 2/27/14 at 7:00 am|
It seems like it takes a couple of hours. If you have small kids, they may enjoy sitting within view of where the cheerleaders and the Mike the Tiger human mascot are set up....
| SEC Rant|| re: New Baseball America poll released this morning - TheDude321 on 2/24/14 at 11:22 am|
[quote]7. Louisiana State[/quote]
It took LSU like 60 years of marketing to stop the national media from calling it "Louisiana State", and then you go and use that term again. :spank:
Of course, Mississippi State has also been trying to get people to call it "M State" for 15 years now with zer...
| O-T Lounge|| re: 80s people, how popular was this song? - TheDude321 on 2/22/14 at 7:28 pm|
Here's the South Park episode that it was used in: [link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ofppfJsFVxA)]LINK[/link]....
| O-T Lounge|| re: 80s people, how popular was this song? - TheDude321 on 2/22/14 at 7:23 pm|
[quote]We thought it sounded like some joke song from South Park.[/quote]
It was used on that show once. :lol:...
| SEC Rant|| re: As an Alabama fan, I'm embarrassed... - TheDude321 on 2/21/14 at 11:19 am|
This entire thread is totally screwed. I think Saban is just doing what is best for the program. People need to get off of his case. My $0.02:
1) Saban lost two straight to LSU a few years ago and has since then built his defense around the concept of beating LSU. This seems to have made sens...
| Off-Topic Board|| re: Bell's Palsy PSA - TheDude321 on 2/7/14 at 8:22 pm|
Someone on the other OT has been chronicling his battle with it, with regular updates: [link=(http://www.tigerdroppings.com/rant/p/43034580/Anyone-had-Bells-Palsy-UPDATE--Pg-5-a.aspx)]LINK[/link]....
| SEC Rant|| re: After 2 years in the SEC, does Missouri feel like a natural fit yet? - TheDude321 on 2/5/14 at 11:17 am|
[quote]Are you certain of that?[/quote]
I'm guessing that y'all will continue to be hazed until the SEC expands again. It was a long 20 years for Arky and Scar for being "the new guy"... :lol:...
| SEC Rant|| re: After 2 years in the SEC, does Missouri feel like a natural fit yet? - TheDude321 on 2/5/14 at 10:53 am|
Interesting that Scar and Arky fans make up 99.9% of the people who have posted in this thread--now that Scar and Arky are no longer the SEC's "newbies", they are picking on the new newbies. :lol:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Jennings 8 Murders - TheDude321 on 1/31/14 at 12:54 pm|
Just how many serial killers are from around those parts? One of the three Baton Rouge serial killers was from there: [link=(http://www.jenningsdailynews.net/2009/12/archive-4371/)]LINK[/link]....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Enlighten me on Acadiana's reaches... - TheDude321 on 1/29/14 at 10:26 pm|
The Texan who started this thread is causing a lot of infighting among you Louisianians here. :lol:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Enlighten me on Acadiana's reaches... - TheDude321 on 1/29/14 at 10:13 pm|
[quote]It's really not hard to research things guys.[/quote]
Yeah, but it also says that Avoyelles is basically a big gumbo pot of ethnic groups...but at the same time it does acknowledge its Cajun heritage. This is kind of the same situation in all of the Acadiana border parishes these days...l...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Enlighten me on Acadiana's reaches... - TheDude321 on 1/29/14 at 9:58 pm|
[quote]Avoyelles is its completely own thing. It is isolated and has some interaction with Cajun culture. While their customs may mimic Cajun culture, they are not Cajun as I've already said.[/quote]
Um, Louisiana's First Cajun himself, Edwin Edwards, is from Avoyelles...as are tons of other Caju...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Enlighten me on Acadiana's reaches... - TheDude321 on 1/29/14 at 9:36 pm|
[quote]I see two different maps.[/quote]
The second map is indeed historically correct and is the "official" boundaries of Acadiana, as set forth by the legislature...HOWEVER, many Cajuns strongly insist that the parishes along those boundaries have become too diluted by an influx of English-spea...
| SEC Rant|| re: Snow elephants on Alabama quad - TheDude321 on 1/29/14 at 9:04 am|
[quote]No way that's real.[/quote]
It's real, just not in Tuscaloosa: [link=(http://www.socialphy.com/posts/images-pics/19241/Ice-festival-in-Quebec_-Canada.html)]LINK[/link]. :wah:
Must have have taken hours or days to make--the OP's link lists a date of January 28, but no way that it could h...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Frozen pipes: Plumbers gonna be busy today - TheDude321 on 1/29/14 at 8:50 am|
[quote]I didn't see any leaks at the main when I turned the space heater off and picked it up. The house is on a slab. Did I dodge a bullet?[/quote]
It depends. If all of your faucets are turned off but your meter is still running, then the pipe may have burst somewhere that you can't see....
| Tiger Rant|| re: When will Pistol Pete get a statue? - TheDude321 on 1/29/14 at 2:17 am|
For what it's worth, there is (or used to be) a bronze Heisman Trophy-looking statuette of him displayed in the "Pete Maravich Pass" section of the PMAC. I seem to recall that it sat on the pedestal on the left side of the display case, in the pic below.
| O-T Lounge|| re: There's a white couple stealing stuff from a brotha in Baton Rouge - TheDude321 on 1/29/14 at 12:34 am|
Well, that jacket does look kind of similar to the one that the woman in the video is wearing....
| O-T Lounge|| re: There's a white couple stealing stuff from a brotha in Baton Rouge - TheDude321 on 1/28/14 at 9:22 pm|
If you're going to name specific names, then you really need to make a special point to be extra cautious. On the other hand, I guess that GEAUXMedic and the other sleuth-solver-types on this board have been unable to come up with any possible suspects themselves....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anyone else hear 6 or 7 possible gun shots near Bluebonnet & Burbank? - TheDude321 on 1/28/14 at 9:10 pm|
This. It's happening all over the Southeast right now with the ice storm......
| Off-Topic Board|| re: Don't buy weed in Mississippi!! - TheDude321 on 1/28/14 at 5:44 pm|
[quote]better bring your own on the roadtrip![/quote]
Crossing state lines with illegal drugs. :spank:...