| O-T Lounge|| re: Siren in Baton Rouge - TomTigerBTR on 11/7/12 at 1:28 pm|
Live off Acadian, home eating lunch. Loud siren going off, kind of scary. Anyone hear it?[/quote]
First Wednsday of Every month around lunch time. You can hear it all around downtown, DOTD buildings, etc.
| O-T Lounge|| re: What was your first cell phone - TomTigerBTR on 11/6/12 at 2:09 pm|
Even had same color was around 2000 with Bellsouth, then Cingular.
| O-T Lounge|| re: This video Germans? Election Morning in BR - TomTigerBTR on 11/6/12 at 1:09 pm|
[quote]Seems like the reporter was setting her up for that with that question, given that this is a Presidential election. [/quote]
No way. That's Whitney Vann and she was asking about the various races in BR from judges to mayor to president and metro council to congress. Poor gal misunderstood ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: From the " Mad Hatter" to - TomTigerBTR on 11/6/12 at 10:36 am|
[quote]I dunno.. the fake on 4th and 12 was a bit of a head scratcher against a team with that much speed.
4th and 5 or less, i love it.[/quote]
How can anyone scratch their head after the fake at ASU? It only sucks if it don't work and I'm so freaking glad he pulled out all the stops to win ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Man ! This will be a 'Damn Strong' Football Team next season ! - TomTigerBTR on 11/6/12 at 10:29 am|
[quote]Lets not get ahead of ourselves here......[/quote]
Mett gets 250 ypg passing and Hill get's 100 yds from here on out avg margin of victory 16 pts. It's on.
| Tiger Rant|| re: Perspective from the LSU vs. Bama game environment - TomTigerBTR on 11/6/12 at 10:26 am|
[quote]I love LSU and so proud of the program that brings me and all of us much joy. Part of being a fan is tough losses, and winning big games so sweet. [/quote]
Just mentioned in another thread that we have our USC 79 game. It'll take a little more time but as it passes, we'll appreciate the ga...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Jeremy Hill: Don't give up on us tiger nation - TomTigerBTR on 11/6/12 at 10:16 am|
[quote]It is really hard to say I don't believe in moral victories after that game. I know a loss is a loss but damn. Did anyone else see those two freshman olinemen play out of their minds against the best defense in cfb? Hard not to get excited about that![/quote]
This generation finally got OU...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Near, Far, Wherever you are... - TomTigerBTR on 11/6/12 at 10:01 am|
Rose's selfishness was obvious till the end of her sucky life.
In college I didn't flinch but rewatching it last year I flipped my shite when Rose tossed the diamond in the ocean.
Did she not have an ounce of respect for the financial resources and human sacrifices necessary to provide her the oppo...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Jeremy Hill - Potential Heisman Winner? - TomTigerBTR on 11/5/12 at 4:20 pm|
[quote]If Mett plays lights out every game no chance. If not, Hill is definitely a contender. It is nice that we have Heisman caliber guys at QB and RB for once. I wish it was next season already.[/quote]
Haha I'm ready to DESTROY the poor bastards in front of us after Saturday night. These guys ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Jeremy Hill - Potential Heisman Winner? - TomTigerBTR on 11/5/12 at 4:15 pm|
[quote]Not if he ever fumbles...Les will set him for the rest of the year. [/quote]
I am afraid of this as well. But at least others are taking note of something POTENTIALLY special like a Mark Ingram type back or dare we say Cecil!!!
It's just saying a lot for someone to shine that brightly and...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Jeremy Hill - Potential Heisman Winner? - TomTigerBTR on 11/5/12 at 4:12 pm|
[quote]You hate the fact that we have a true freshman running back who has set himself apart as the premier featured back in arguably one of the most talented and deepest backfields in the country? [/quote]
I am proudly posting that I said it early as well. But lots of people pointed at mop-up du...
| O-T Lounge|| re: what did tigerdroppings look like when it first started??? - TomTigerBTR on 11/5/12 at 4:07 pm|
[quote]I didn't realize that the OT was one of the older boards[/quote]
Yep. believe it or not. Some of the more recent posters really did lurk back as far as 2001. I remember my dad telling me about it and a coworker at my job. I was reading daily by the time you had thae listserv looking "branc...
| O-T Lounge|| re: what did tigerdroppings look like when it first started??? - TomTigerBTR on 11/5/12 at 4:05 pm|
Thought that too BUT I didn't realize Nickelback was widely hated that far back. All the Right Reasons didn't come out until 2005. That's awesome if that really was a troll thread. :cheers:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: moving to the Prairieville or Gonzales area - TomTigerBTR on 11/5/12 at 4:01 pm|
[quote]Brah, that is probably 10 miles. You have to average 60mph to make that in 10 minutes. That doesn't take into account the worst red light in AP at Old Jeff/Airline. I get the construction has made it worse, but no way you make that in 10 minutes, my bet is 15-20 average.[/quote]
Is that no...
| O-T Lounge|| re: what did tigerdroppings look like when it first started??? - TomTigerBTR on 11/5/12 at 3:46 pm|
Anybody able to find out what song LSUstudent is suggesting we download? This is really nostalgic and fun to see. :cheers:
| O-T Lounge|| re: what did tigerdroppings look like when it first started??? - TomTigerBTR on 11/5/12 at 3:44 pm|
[quote]December 2002 [/quote]
That look is when I started reading the Rant daily. Dandy Don and The Rant all day at my desk. :lol:
What year did CFN start? That one was always up too....
| O-T Lounge|| re: What were your kids for Halloween? - TomTigerBTR on 11/1/12 at 10:43 am|
[quote]A white Southern University quarterback. [/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| re: Loophole around sales tax = hell of a good start to the day! - TomTigerBTR on 11/1/12 at 9:55 am|
[quote]Yup, down on Reno. They're still rockin' I'm not sure if the one in Tulsa is still open.[/quote]
Good to know. Best 'value' I've ever seen in that type of establishment. $3 cover, $6 pitchers of domestic beer. $15 dances(nobody asked for change so $20). And gorgeous womens. I was also impr...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Loophole around sales tax = hell of a good start to the day! - TomTigerBTR on 11/1/12 at 9:47 am|
[quote]Where's your favorite places in the OKC area? I'll do my best to get Irma's to put some badass coupons in there so you can get a deal on lunch.[/quote]
Is Night Trips still open? Been over 15 yrs but still a fond memory.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Dad's who have to do their daughter's Hair Thread - TomTigerBTR on 10/31/12 at 10:16 am|
[quote]just pull it back in a ponytail and throw a bow in it.[/quote]
About all I can do. So glad my oldest is old enough to do hers and help little sister.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Best quote from the mayoral debate tonight - TomTigerBTR on 10/31/12 at 9:38 am|
[quote]This. I'm a registered republican and I'm with Kip. Anybody who rolls with Mike Walker is a dummy.[/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| re: Mayor Holden signs anti blue law legislation - TomTigerBTR on 10/30/12 at 3:28 pm|
[quote]Sometimes I laugh at your trolling, and sometimes it's so obvious its pathetic. [/quote]
Beat me to it. :cheers:
Anyone interested in more ammo against Walker, do a little diggin on this issue. This could cost a LOT of $$ to more people than just the plants they are trying to force to ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Mayor Holden signs anti blue law legislation - TomTigerBTR on 10/30/12 at 3:24 pm|
[quote]Smokie voted in favor... that shocked me.[/quote]
Saw that. Do you think that may be b/c he has a plan to open a bar or to expand/change the clientele at say the Highland or George Oneal locations to be a 'sports bar'. I could see George Oneal being marketed as such in that part of town.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Are you a Homophobe if you won't have sex with men? - TomTigerBTR on 10/30/12 at 2:51 pm|
[quote]Very different gender behaviors with a gender-neutral toy[/quote]
100% agree. :lol:...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Alabama fan coming to BR - TomTigerBTR on 10/30/12 at 2:34 pm|
Stay in NOLA and drive in for the game. The BR bar scene sucks.[/quote]
That's just false for a game weekend especially. Bars will be hopping from Thursday - Sunday with new sunday permits(Bulldog for sure).
Downtown after the game or obviously Tigerland if you're 18-25. Both will be ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Is it abnormal for small businesses - TomTigerBTR on 10/30/12 at 2:07 pm|
[quote]All small business mission statements: stay afloat...make money[/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| re: Is it abnormal for small businesses - TomTigerBTR on 10/30/12 at 2:06 pm|
[quote]Why do I need one?[/quote]
To get into the classroom crap, a mission statement is primarily used to keep your company's employees focused on exactly what you do and why. It's also comforting for SOME customers/clients.
But again if you're a one-man/woman shop whether a mechanic or a flo...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Is it abnormal for small businesses - TomTigerBTR on 10/30/12 at 2:04 pm|
[quote]It's not, how much business does a mission statement get you?
Welcome to the real world. [/quote]
Well considering that majority of mom n pop businesses are owned by folks who've never had a management class thus forced to write a mission statement, I'd say no it's not abnormal.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Are you a Homophobe if you won't have sex with men? - TomTigerBTR on 10/30/12 at 2:01 pm|
[quote] My sister's taking psycology and she went on some spiel about Gender toys for kids and that we push girls to be girly and boys to be manly by the way we treat them....[/quote]
um. Numerous studies out there that disprove the pushing certain toys theory. I've personally observed for years ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anyone mourning the 10-yr death anniversary of Jam Master Jay? - TomTigerBTR on 10/30/12 at 12:16 pm|
[quote]Never heard of this person. What kind of jam did he make? Strawberry?[/quote]
I got all three of their autographs from Record Bar when they were in BR for a concert in the late 80s.