| Music Board|| re: Band Rivalries - timbo on 7/25/14 at 6:01 pm|
[quote]I always thought the Neil Young/Skynyrd deal was misunderstood and that they actually all got along. Maybe?[/quote]
A long arse thing from a Neil Young blog. http://neilyoungnews.thrasherswheat.org/2010/02/ronnie-and-neil-laying-to-rest-feud.html
tl; dr: Big misunderstanding. They all li...
| SEC Rant|| re: If your coach said this what would you think of him? - timbo on 7/25/14 at 4:04 pm|
I would think Josh Booty was a bum. Those California cops who beat him up when he was drunk should have gotten a commendation and a raise. ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: LSU vs. Alabama 1993 - timbo on 7/25/14 at 4:01 pm|
Shoot, during DiNardo's time, the Outback Bowl seemed like a far off dream that was only vaguely possible. "If all goes well this year, maybe we can do better than making a trip to Shreveport! Maybe it can happen."...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Am I a TPOS for always using the handicap stall? - timbo on 7/25/14 at 2:58 pm|
[quote]on the rare occasions that i drop a deuce in a public spot, i always use the handicapped stall if it is open. Need the max room to really air it out.[/quote]
I'm the same way. I always use the handicapped stall at the office. ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: San Diego Comic-Con Mega-Thread: Updates and Discussion - timbo on 7/25/14 at 2:48 pm|
I've long pimped Cumberbatch for Doctor Strange. But if you can get Joaquin Phoenix, you should jump on it. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: What did Stephen A. Smith say? - timbo on 7/25/14 at 1:46 pm|
For the good of humanity, ESPN needs to take Screamin' A and Bayless off the fricking air. Or at least make sure those two dumbass trolls talk about nothing more serious than who should be the starting quarterback for the Cleveland Browns. ...
| Music Board|| re: Guns N Roses reunion - former manager says it will happen within 2 years - timbo on 7/25/14 at 11:38 am|
[quote] I know he already has lots but music execs say a GnR reunion tour would be the highest grossing tour of all-time.[/quote]
bullshite, bullshite, bull shite. The Rolling Stones, U2, they had mega-grossing tours because they had hot albums and huge catalogs to draw upon.
Axl Rose has destroyed...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Casino Buffet - timbo on 7/25/14 at 11:30 am|
When I lived there 10 years ago, Beau Rivage had the best buffet. I used to hit Boomtown a lot because they had a 24 hour buffet, so I would hit it after drinking all night. ...
| Music Board|| re: Antemasque - timbo on 7/24/14 at 4:52 pm|
That Orpheum show was the one I went to. Maybe they left to the Doctor Who theme. I would bet cash money it was played at one time that night. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Best 5star hotel in San Francisco? - timbo on 7/24/14 at 12:28 pm|
[quote]Tonga Room is a step back into 1983 [/quote]
1983? Shiiiiit, it's more old school than that. That's some 50s-early 60s type stuff. ...
| Music Board|| re: Antemasque - timbo on 7/24/14 at 10:52 am|
I bought the EP. It's OK, but it doesn't have the weird jams on it that Francis the Mute and Amputechture had. I haven't gotten around to downloading the album....the deal was buy the EP, get the album for free.
I'd be interested in seeing them if they came around here. I saw Mars Volta play in N...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Popular BR bars that are genuinely terrible - timbo on 7/24/14 at 10:43 am|
[quote]Well that is a relief. Is it a good bar?[/quote]
It's OK. It's a dive. The drink prices are good. They sell cheap hamburgers on Monday or Tuesday that are pretty good. It's the sort of place you go if you're in the mood to drink Miller Lite and shoot pool. ...
| SEC Rant|| re: Why is ESPN Showing The Paul Finebaum Show on ESPN? - timbo on 7/23/14 at 4:20 pm|
Oh, that sucks raw ass. SVP always gives props to LSU and Miles. That's going away to make room for calls from Alabama's finest trailer parks -- people who are convinced everywhere they look that there's an anti-Bama/anti-Auburn bias....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Best 5star hotel in San Francisco? - timbo on 7/23/14 at 4:02 pm|
We stayed at the Hotel Vertigo for our honeymoon. Wasn't 5 stars, but it was nice, funky and the price was good.
| O-T Lounge|| re: What type of GPA in engineering is required for this job? - timbo on 7/23/14 at 3:19 pm|
That's probably a hand me down car from mom, dad or an older sibling....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Guardians of the Galaxy Early Reviews Are Overwhelmingly Positive - timbo on 7/23/14 at 3:15 pm|
[quote]go back 2 issues ow EW - a great interview with Pratt about how he got into Hollywood and stuff - is a great read. the dude is a riot - i would love to drink a few beers with him and just hang out.[/quote]
He and Anna Faris were guest judges on Top Chef a few years ago and they seemed like...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Baton Rouge Zoo beer festival - timbo on 7/23/14 at 12:31 pm|
We had a thread about it last week. I'm looking forward to it, especially now that the beer selection was improved. It would be really cool if Lagunitas popped up there.
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Ann Margeret lookin pretty damn good in Ray Donovan - timbo on 7/22/14 at 9:38 pm|
Elvis gave her a bed as a gift after they made Viva Las Vegas. You know he hit her like a screen door during a hurricane ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Spinoff: BR bars that are actually great - timbo on 7/22/14 at 9:33 pm|
You been to Big Heads Tavern at Millerville and Old Hammond? It's a good neighborhood bar. Nice beer selection, good vibe. I live downtown, but if I'm out that way, I always duck in for a beer.
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Downtown BR restaurant suggestions. - timbo on 7/22/14 at 9:30 pm|
Tsunami is not that great. And it's expensive and the service is bad. My wife went there for a bachelorette party and the server spilled a drink down her dress. Those things happen, but she just got an "I'm sorry". No free drink, no offer to pay for having her dress cleaned. All the place has going ...
| More Sports Board|| re: CEO: If Sterling stays, Doc likely goes - timbo on 7/22/14 at 8:24 pm|
That senile old coot is going to ruin everything he owned. He ought to pray that judge rules that the sale of the team should go through. ...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Downtown BR restaurant suggestions. - timbo on 7/22/14 at 8:19 pm|
[quote]Lucy's is fun but not particularly fine dining. [/quote]
Or particularly good food. We went there a few times for taco Tuesdays and it was just so meh...
| Music Board|| re: Scott Weiland at Paragon - timbo on 7/22/14 at 6:07 pm|
This reminds me of my favorite joke:
You know where they have the most alternative rock Grammy Awards?
In the pawnshop next to Scott Weiland's dealer's house. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Twitter MVP Joel Embiid returns, sets sights on Rihanna - timbo on 7/22/14 at 6:02 pm|
You know what, if I was a young NBA player, I would spit some Twitter game at Rihanna too. What the hell, it can't hurt? ...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Downtown BR restaurant suggestions. - timbo on 7/22/14 at 5:59 pm|
They have a nice selection of small plates. We like it more than IPO.
Here's the website
| O-T Lounge|| re: Spinoff: BR bars that are actually great - timbo on 7/22/14 at 3:08 pm|
Lock & Key...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Popular BR bars that are genuinely terrible - timbo on 7/22/14 at 2:44 pm|
[quote]RIP The Bengal
Man did I love that place...[/quote]
That was a great bar. They played good music and always had a few good looking women around. Drinkin' With Lincoln on Thursday nights with K&B brand liquor. Of course, the Friday morning hangovers were unreal....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Did you bring future FIL on your bachelor party? - timbo on 7/22/14 at 2:26 pm|
No way. I see nothing good that can come of that. Heck, why would he want to go in the first place? Is he close to you? I wouldn't want to watch my future son-in-law get shitty drunk and drool over strippers....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Popular BR bars that are genuinely terrible - timbo on 7/22/14 at 2:23 pm|
[quote]Radio Bar has no TVs, no fair way to select music, overcrowded with hipsters... They do serve alcohol though. [/quote]
What do you mean no fair way to select music? It's a democracy, people want to hear your tracks, they vote for 'em. They don't wanna hear, they don't vote for 'em. That's ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Smiling Auschwitz selfie sparks Twitter outrage - timbo on 7/22/14 at 2:07 pm|
[quote]How could you know any of this by a picture? You're the problem here, not this girl.[/quote]
I dunno, she takes a stupid picture grinning where a bunch of people suffered and died? And she gets upset and astonished that people are pissed off about it? In my book, that makes you dumb and se...