| More Sports Board|| re: Ragin Cajuns win 4th Straight New Orleans Bowl - TouchedTheAxeIn82 on 12/20/14 at 1:02 pm|
Whoops missed most of the game.
I notice the front of the white jersey says "Nevada", and the TV graphic says "Nevada".
The front of the red jersey says "Louisiana", and the TV graphic says "UL Lafayette".
| Coaching Changes|| re: Jeff Tedford headed to Canada - TouchedTheAxeIn82 on 12/18/14 at 6:32 pm|
In Bruce Feldman's book [i][link=(http://mmqb.si.com/2014/12/11/nfl-aaron-rodgers-bruce-feldman-the-making-of-modern-quarterbacks-the-qb/)]The QB: The Making of Modern Quarterbacks[/link][/i], Aaron Rodgers and Trent Dilfer are very complimentary about Tedford. I think he's always been very respect...
| Music Board|| re: Classic Rock bands you despise, yet most people love - TouchedTheAxeIn82 on 12/15/14 at 10:22 pm|
I don't despise any classic rock band. Maybe the closest I come to despising a band is Whitesnake....
| More Sports Board|| re: Indycar-Anyone Ever Been? - TouchedTheAxeIn82 on 12/11/14 at 8:50 pm|
[quote]NOLA event is on a dedicated track. Not a road course.[/quote]
The term "road course" refers to a dedicated track. You're thinking of a "street circuit,", which is usually clarified as "temporary street circuit."
[quote]Beautiful picture. Nice.
Who is the driver?[/quote]
| More Sports Board|| re: Indycar-Anyone Ever Been? - TouchedTheAxeIn82 on 12/11/14 at 7:08 pm|
[quote] Tips on where to sit (corner, straightaway, etc)?[/quote]
If there is a grandstand at the end of a long straight into a tight corner, that's the place to sit because that's where most of the passing attempts will take place....
| More Sports Board|| re: Indycar-Anyone Ever Been? - TouchedTheAxeIn82 on 12/11/14 at 7:06 pm|
When this was announced I initially thought it would be a temporary street course, which kind of sucks because although you feel close to the action, the visibility generally sucks. I looked up a [link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jDzq6TvPXlQ)]YouTube video[/link] of NOLA Motorsports Park, and ...
| More Sports Board|| re: I truly believe that if it weren't for this play Oregon would not be in the CFP - TouchedTheAxeIn82 on 12/8/14 at 2:59 am|
[quote]Thanks Kaelin Clay.[/quote]
This dumb arse obviously chose DeSean Jackson as his hero. He went to Long Beach Poly, then came to Cal. But then at the start of his redshirt freshman season he dropped out for academic reasons and spent two years at a JC. So he only got this one season of FBS f...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Is Jodie Foster's performance in Elysium one of the worst of all time? - TouchedTheAxeIn82 on 11/28/14 at 4:24 am|
[quote]Loved D9 as well. Elysium is a steaming shite pile. Can't believe blomkamp directed it [/quote]
If you're gonna mention District 9 and Elysium in the same thread, I gotta say Sharlto Copley's transformation from wuss to badass was remarkable....
| Music Board|| re: Why did Queen decline in popularity in the US during the 80s? - TouchedTheAxeIn82 on 11/27/14 at 1:44 am|
Queen was heavily criticized for playing Sun City in 1984. Some speculate that that had some effect on their popularity....
| More Sports Board|| re: F1 season finale: Nico Rosberg - "Lewis can keep it clean" - TouchedTheAxeIn82 on 11/21/14 at 6:09 am|
[quote]Hamilton has wiped the floor with Nico all season, and the only reason the championship is still open because of reliability issues on Hamilton's car and Nico sabotaging Lewis' race at Monaco and Spa.[/quote]
My sentiment exactly. I liked Rosberg until this year, but he has shown that he is ...
| Music Board|| re: The Dad Rock Thread - TouchedTheAxeIn82 on 11/18/14 at 6:08 pm|
[link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a-jsABHcw40)]Steve Winwood - While You See A Chance[/link]
[link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AIyX8jrd8jM)]Steve Winwood - Arc Of A Diver[/link]
[link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E-zP66eSLto)]Level 42 - Something About You[/link]
| Music Board|| re: Garfunkel and Oats - TouchedTheAxeIn82 on 11/18/14 at 5:58 pm|
They go for shock value, but it's not just shock, there is some biting commentary, such as in [link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j8ZF_R_j0OY)]The Loophole[/link]. "Sometimes you need to think outside the box."
I think they'd be worth seeing once. Their songs are so wordy though, that I thin...
| Music Board|| re: Best album openers in music - TouchedTheAxeIn82 on 11/18/14 at 5:44 pm|
[i]Moving Pictures[/i]: Tom Sawyer
[i]Heaven and Hell[/i]: Neon Knights...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: What Is The Funniest Movie You've Ever Seen? - TouchedTheAxeIn82 on 11/18/14 at 5:37 pm|
Team America: World Police...
| More Sports Board|| re: ND 40 | NW 43 |FINAL OT - TouchedTheAxeIn82 on 11/15/14 at 6:58 pm|
| More Sports Board|| re: ND 40 | NW 43 |FINAL OT - TouchedTheAxeIn82 on 11/15/14 at 6:49 pm|
| More Sports Board|| re: The bowl game at Levi's will be sponsored by Foster Farms - TouchedTheAxeIn82 on 11/12/14 at 8:57 pm|
The Poulan Weed-Eater Bowl is probably the all-time worst bowl name, but the Galleryfurniture.com Bowl, which I had not heard of, is right up there in bowl names you don't want to say out loud....
| More Sports Board|| The bowl game at Levi's will be sponsored by Foster Farms - TouchedTheAxeIn82 on 11/12/14 at 5:23 pm|
The former Emerald Nuts Fights Hunger in a Baseball Stadium Bowl will now be called the Foster Farms Bowl.
Gawd another stupid bowl name. :casty:
I'd like to get on top of this and dub it the [b]Salmonella Bowl[/b].
| More Sports Board|| re: Arizona St. Sticks the Fork in Notre Dame - TouchedTheAxeIn82 on 11/8/14 at 3:45 pm|
[quote]Right? Almost as bad as Cal fans in Fayetteville.[/quote]
That's just weird....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Selfie Cancelled By ABC - TouchedTheAxeIn82 on 11/8/14 at 5:35 am|
[quote]I mean, Karen Gillan and John Cho are two pretty charismatic and likable leads.
The writing must have sucked ass.[/quote]
I'm rooting for the success of both John Cho and Karen Gillan, but the show is pretty weak (and I [i]liked[/i] Suburgatory).
And actually I think they miscast Karen's...