| Movie/TV Board|| re: Help me create the ultimate blu ray collection. - EastcoastEER on 12/9/13 at 8:17 am|
[quote]I actually liked avatar. Don't know why so many looked down on it[/quote]
I actually just watched this last night for the first time in quite a while. I had forgotten just how technically stunning this thing was.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Would you run into a burning house to save your child? - EastcoastEER on 11/4/13 at 3:11 pm|
Not trying to be an internet hard ass, just stating my initial thoughts in response to the "department's liability if the dad got hurt" post. Losing my son is literally the worst thing in this world I can think of.
[quote]State Fire Marshal Investigator Scott Stonebe...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Would you run into a burning house to save your child? - EastcoastEER on 11/4/13 at 3:02 pm|
[quote]what happens to the police officers and firefighters if they would have let the man run into the burning house and died himself?
Would they be let off the hook?[/quote]
If some first responders stopped me from trying to save my 20 month old son from a burning house in the spirit of shie...
| More Sports Board|| re: West Va. Travel Issues with big 12 - EastcoastEER on 10/30/13 at 8:52 am|
[quote]its true, win a bcs game or make a final fricking 4. How are you a hoops school that has not made a final 4,
I tried to be a decent human being and give this dip shite an easy out, but sadly he was too fricking stupid to take it. I almost feel like this must just a really ...
| Gaming Board|| re: Official Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag Game Thread - EastcoastEER on 10/29/13 at 1:11 pm|
Was "meh" on AC1 (too repetitive). Loved me some AC2. AC3 bored me to fricking death - hated how linear it felt. This game appears to be a complete 180 from where AC3 seemed to be leading the franchise.
Is this game really that much better than AC3?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Question for those who fly through ATL - EastcoastEER on 10/29/13 at 11:55 am|
Flew through there about 1.5 months ago, and had my shortest planned connection yet - about 35 min. Landed on time, getting off the plane took forever, I hoofed it from concourse A to concourse D, and got to my gate right as my zone (zone 2 - non OT balla) was called.
If you like to stretch your...
| More Sports Board|| re: West Va. Travel Issues with big 12 - EastcoastEER on 10/29/13 at 8:18 am|
[quote]I'd say 3-5[/quote]
So basically, where is your current coaching/AD staff going with the program. I can agree with this.
:wah: unless the Rob Mullens rumors are true, in which case :nana:...
| More Sports Board|| re: West Va. Travel Issues with big 12 - EastcoastEER on 10/29/13 at 8:16 am|
[quote]The Old BE football contracts were worth a paltry $5-7 million.
I don't think most fans from schools in the other big 5 conference realize just how much of a disadvantage being in that damn league was. Paydays less than half (in some cases, much less than half) what nearly every...
| More Sports Board|| re: West Va. Travel Issues with big 12 - EastcoastEER on 10/29/13 at 8:00 am|
[quote]I think sports are more about the here and now, rather than what's happened the past 30 years.[/quote]
I agree to a point, but whats the cutoff - is it literally only this year (surely not)? Or the past 3 years? Past 5? 10?
People throw out old arse accolades from 50 years before the c...
| More Sports Board|| re: Tavon Austin flop - EastcoastEER on 10/29/13 at 7:46 am|
Eh, put the kern away - I'm not getting into a protracted message board pissing match. Sometimes when I see retarded shite I come out of lurk mode, and the caffeine hasn't kicked in yet this morning so I am just in a fantastic mood. I've said my piece....
| More Sports Board|| re: Tavon Austin flop - EastcoastEER on 10/29/13 at 7:34 am|
[quote][b]WV is big into whining and faking[/b]
Their message board after the LSU game was full of guys saying Tyrann Mathieu punched their WR in the throat to strip the ball out, and they wouldn't even want to win like that.[/quote]
Oh frick off with this bull shite.
I don't doubt one of our ...
| More Sports Board|| re: West Va. Travel Issues with big 12 - EastcoastEER on 10/29/13 at 7:29 am|
The hell does Baylor have to do with anything? TV markets were the drivers in who went where in the recent conference shifts. Everyone knows this. WV is a small state with no major TV markets of our own, hence why we were and will continue to be automatically at a disadvantage compared to others ...
| More Sports Board|| re: West Va. Travel Issues with big 12 - EastcoastEER on 10/28/13 at 9:24 am|
[quote]I'll still take losing to Oklahoma over UConn though.[/quote]
fricking this. Given our propensity for shitting the bed on Saturdays the last 18 months, I can now definitively say being around .500 in a decent conference is better than struggling to win a shit-ball conference filled with te...
| O-T Lounge|| re: How much do you enjoy your job? - EastcoastEER on 10/22/13 at 7:59 am|
Swings between 2 & 6. All things considered I would call it a 4.5.
And that is only because the people I work with are ridiculously nice and my boss is very accommodating on the whole life/work balance thing. Make ok money, but only in a broad sense - I know I make more than the average person,...
| O-T Lounge|| re: SOCOM: An Internet Cage Match, Battle Royale. Delta Force versus Seal Team 6? - EastcoastEER on 10/15/13 at 2:47 pm|
[quote]Delta are the guys who you drop on the border of some country in a t-shirt and jeans. With only a pocket knife and ask them to overthrow the government in 2 months.
This was always the feeling I got from Eric Haney's book. For those who haven't read it he basically made it sou...
| More Sports Board|| re: Ski Films - EastcoastEER on 10/10/13 at 1:07 pm|
Used to get MSP's & PBP's video's every year. Been awhile since I have gotten either, though - I think most of the movies in my collection are from late '90s to mid '00s (basically, back when I would actually get out more than a handful of times a season). My buddy probably has most every video fr...
| More Sports Board|| re: Tennessee and Virginia Tech to play at Bristol Motor Speedway - EastcoastEER on 10/10/13 at 7:26 am|
If any of these pictures being posted are to scale, then over 1/2 of the seats look to be at least 100+ yards from the damn field. No way in hell I would pay to watch a game (regardless of who's playing), novelty or not. And doesn't the place only hold like 165k-170k? So if they get as many peopl...
| Gaming Board|| re: Mass Effect 2... (Best Games of this Generation) - EastcoastEER on 10/8/13 at 8:22 am|
[quote][b]Final boss non-withstanding, the final mission might be my favorite in any video game[/b]. Before we knew that our choices wouldn't matter anyway, the possibility of losing any of your favorite characters going into 3 was pretty scary.
This. To me, the final act of ME2 (start...
| Gaming Board|| re: EA Sports says no college football game next year - EastcoastEER on 9/27/13 at 2:52 pm|
[link=(http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/28/sports/ncaafootball/ea-sports-and-collegiate-licensing-to-pay-40-million-to-compensate-athletes.html?ref=sports&_r=1&)]Per NYTimes[/link] EA/CLC settling class action suit with players depicted in EA games for $40 million. According to a tweet from Darren Ro...
| Gaming Board|| re: Mass Effect 4 - EastcoastEER on 9/20/13 at 1:28 pm|
I guess, but the comments from that article are pretty conflicting. It can't be a whole new universe (galaxy) if it has all the same characters/races from before....
| Gaming Board|| re: Original GTA V First Impressions Thread - EastcoastEER on 9/20/13 at 1:26 pm|
[quote]However, my son always wakes up around 6 AM, so I will be hating life tomorrow morning. [/quote]
Luckily my 18 month old will usually sleep in till about 8 on weekends. 5 hrs sleep vs 3 hours of sleep makes all the difference in the world. If my son didn't have such fantastic sleep habit...
| Gaming Board|| re: Mass Effect 4 - EastcoastEER on 9/20/13 at 12:33 pm|
I didn't get into ME until this summer. Bought ME1 during the Xboxlive summer sale, liked it so I picked up a cheap copy of ME2 - loved it, so I jumped right into 3. Pretty much my entire gaming summer has been ME. I was prefectly fine with the endings, but then again that probably has a lot to d...
| Gaming Board|| re: Any good GTA stock tips yet? - EastcoastEER on 9/19/13 at 2:28 pm|
[quote]How do you mess with stock market? Get on one of their computers in their house?[/quote]
frick a particular company's assets up.
EDIT: Didn't quite interpret the question correctly. Get on your phone, and go the money section of the web. The LC index is strictly influenced by what you...
| Gaming Board|| re: Any good GTA stock tips yet? - EastcoastEER on 9/19/13 at 1:56 pm|
It's not really mission specific, so I wouldn't call it a spoiler, but most people don't realize you can manipulate the market with you in game actions that directly impact any business that is traded on the index. It doesn't have to be tied to any main story mission.
Pick a pair of competin...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Four states accounted for nearly half of US meth incidents last year - EastcoastEER on 9/12/13 at 7:18 am|
[quote]No WV is surprising. [/quote]
Shit, WV's not even in the top 10. Based on what my folks have been telling me the last few years, that's probably because everyone's too busy popping pills to bother actually making shite....
| Gaming Board|| re: True or False: Mass Effect Vs. Star Wars... - EastcoastEER on 9/6/13 at 8:55 am|
[quote]you are fricking up.
borderlands is way better than ME[/quote]
Eh, I am sure BL2 is fun and that I will enjoy the shite out of it when I get around to playing it, but story-heavy RPG has been my go-to genre for a while now. If anything, I will probably like Witcher 2 more than BL2....
| Gaming Board|| re: True or False: Mass Effect Vs. Star Wars... - EastcoastEER on 9/6/13 at 8:36 am|
I'll drop out of lurk mode to say true, with the (should be) obvious caveat that it's all based on personal preference.
I only got into the ME universe after downloading ME1 during the xbox live summer sale (so June, I think?), and I am already halfway through ME3 on my second trilogy play-throug...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anyone Ever Sexed a Hotel Maid? - EastcoastEER on 8/28/13 at 1:11 pm|
Ate at place called Char last night...very good.[/quote]
The Char is one of the best places in southern WV. I try to make it there whenever I venture home. I have had many a steak at places of great renowned that didn't compare to their filet.
Unfortunately, you now seemed to have r...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anyone Ever Sexed a Hotel Maid? - EastcoastEER on 8/28/13 at 12:13 pm|
[quote] Anyone Ever Sexed a Hotel Maid?
what's the name of the town?
125% chance she's a pill head. 85% chance this ends with you missing some $$/valuables.
ETA: Pies & Pints is legit - partake before your wallet ends up missing....
| More Sports Board|| re: What is the ceiling for Rich Rod at Arizona? - EastcoastEER on 8/22/13 at 8:13 am|
[quote]3-3-5 will work fine in the PAC EXCEPT for when they play Stanford.[/quote]
Kinda made my point for me.....the 3-3-5 with decent personnel will work ok in the PAC-12, but not consistently and on a national-title-chase scale.
[quote]casteel got WV to a top 5 D in 2007 [/quote]