re: What can we do about women's sports losing 17 million last year? - tigercross on 2/21/17 at 7:38 pm
[quote] Drop out of d-1 for all sports except football, softball and baseball and women track. Offer womens track scholarships equal football count. Club sports for all else. Will be IND for d-1 sports. [/quote] Why do you feel the need to submit your opinion when you have no knowledge of th...
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re: I'm almost always the youngest cat in the Delta club - tigercross on 2/18/17 at 6:01 pm
10 hour days? Are we supposed to be impressed that you work less than every physician, attorneys at decent firms, investment bankers, management consultants, and business owners your age? ...
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re: W2 shows less gross than last year - tigercross on 2/18/17 at 11:10 am
[quote]Not sure of your situation but I get paid on the 1st and 16th of every month. Well, the way Jan 1st 2016 fell, that check was paid as the last check of 2015. So in 2015, I was paid 25 paychecks and in 2016 I was paid 23 pay checks. That's where my difference came from. [/quote] This is th...
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re: PSA: Grace and Grit has made it to Nola - tigercross on 2/17/17 at 6:06 pm
[quote]It was behind the register at Elios. So the shitlord fear is real. It is brand new to our market, first time released. So yes, there will be shitlording.[/quote] I think Elio's does a lot of hijinks to make it look like demand is through the roof. Example 1: When the most recent bat...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Track "Elimination" Mile in Austrailia - tigercross on 2/8/17 at 10:28 pm
[quote]Except he didn't.[/quote] Yeah, Pre really only employed that tactic against vastly inferior domestic competition, because that's the only time it works reliably. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Track "Elimination" Mile in Austrailia - tigercross on 2/8/17 at 6:13 pm
[quote]If you can run a 3:47 and he can do the same, why would he embarrass you? [/quote] Because the guy leading is expending significantly more energy than the guys behind him. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Track "Elimination" Mile in Austrailia - tigercross on 2/8/17 at 6:07 pm
[quote]But why would the faster guys sit back and allow themselves a chance to be beat by the slower guy? Why not run their 3:47 pace and now the slower guy doesn't really have that chance to beat you?[/quote] What about the other guys in the race who can run 3:47 or 3:47.5? They would just run b...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Track "Elimination" Mile in Austrailia - tigercross on 2/8/17 at 5:22 pm
[quote]In the Olympics last year, the guys started out so slow in the 1500. The first 800 was slower than the [b]women's [/b]Olympics times from the 60s.[/quote] Edited for truth....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: What would the OT do: Your child is an athlete - tigercross on 2/8/17 at 4:48 pm
As someone who competed 4 years in collegiate athletics, I wouldn't advise anyone to attend a school on athletic scholarship unless their family could afford the school without the scholarship. I knew too many people on my own school and at other schools who lost passion for their sport but had to s...
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re: For higher ed to survive, we must stop promising kids the "college experience" - tigercross on 2/3/17 at 11:49 am
[quote]I had offers to West Point, Navy, Harvard, Yale, Columbia. I chose LSU I honestly look back and want to kick my own ass [/quote] Didn't you originally choose someplace arguably more laughable than LSU? I was in a similar boat--recruited D1 athlete in a sport without much fu...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Had a king cake from Dong Phuong yesterday - tigercross on 2/2/17 at 3:34 pm
[quote]The coffee shop at St Mary and Sophie Wright place? Or only the hi volt bakery? TIA.[/quote] I picked one up at St. Mary/Sophie a couple of hours ago....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: New Orleans - La Boca or Restaurant Rebirth? - tigercross on 2/2/17 at 3:32 pm
La Boca. They have interesting cuts that you don't see many other places in town. Also, I've found Rebirth pretty "meh" for its cuisine type and price. I think there are better options....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: All-time great songs with a person's name as the title - tigercross on 1/20/17 at 2:42 pm
Larry Bird - RiFF RAFF...
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