re: SEC needs to remove two teams, who do you pick to go? - madmaxvol on 6/23/16 at 4:00 pm
[quote]Vanderbilt is only important in academics that is why I am keeping A&M over Arkansas.[/quote] Vandy is also important in baseball and women's bowling... :bow:...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Will your team win more than 10 games this year? - madmaxvol on 6/23/16 at 3:57 pm
[quote]For shits and giggles what's the most number of 10-win seasons that the SEC has had in one year and who were they?[/quote] I'm thinking 2012: Georgia, Florida, South Carolina, Alabama, LSU, Texas A&M (6) ETA...crap...posted it before looking down the thread. Just a little slow today...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
Belated birthday wishes for Kris Kristofferson - madmaxvol on 6/23/16 at 3:40 pm
I totally missed his 80th birthday yesterday. I grew up listening to his stuff on my parent's 8 track. I learned to play his stuff on guitar when I was in college, and I've seen him in concert twice in the last 10 years. Happy Birthday, Kris....
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re: WWYD, If You Found a Friends Probably Stolen Nude Photos Were Posted Online? - madmaxvol on 6/23/16 at 3:00 pm
[quote]Contact her and let her know who you are and how you came across them. Explain you contacted her anonymously to try and save her from being embarrassed should you guys ever cross paths again. You're sorry this has happened to her.....Parlay that into a meeting for you to provide the details o...
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re: Why did the SEC let in Arkansas? - madmaxvol on 6/23/16 at 2:51 pm
[img]http://media.arkansasonline.com/img/photos/2013/10/18/Chile_Pepper_XC_UA_002_r600x400.jpg?689b03237e9432d372b8e4e059d8b6cfaff1b604[/img] NOPE...in early 90's, it was more like... [img]https://cdn0.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Fv_eplIM5RuyMwt3tRnNtMUJc5o=/62x0:2285x1482/1310x873/cdn0.vox-cdn.com/uplo...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: What If: Would America Have Nuked Nazi Germany? - madmaxvol on 6/23/16 at 2:49 pm
[quote]Also, do you feel we nuked Japan but may not have nuked Germany under similar circumstances due to racial opinions of Japanese people at the time?[/quote] Massive troop landings had already taken place in Europe...one of the motivations for the bomb was to keep from having to do a D-Day ty...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Why did the SEC let in Arkansas? - madmaxvol on 6/23/16 at 2:44 pm
[quote]Could there have been a worse choice? [/quote] If you are going by population...West Virginia (#38) - 1,900,000 would have been a worse choice. The problem with teams from North Carolina and Virginia is that they are already tied in with rivals in another conference...in that instance, ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: How is this possible in 2016? - madmaxvol on 6/23/16 at 2:36 pm
[quote]big no-no among American religion. [/quote] You talking about Mormons, Scientologists, Jehovah's Witness...or some form of Native American religion? Those are the only ones I can think off of the top of my head that are "American" religions. ...
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re: the Pacific - madmaxvol on 6/23/16 at 1:51 pm
[quote]Band of Brothers was GOAT[/quote] Band of Brothers was the best thing that I have ever seen on TV. I remember watching it in my hotel room in Wales in December of '01. After September 11th, and traveling overseas...there was something about it that emotionally elicited so much from me. ...
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re: Cancer sucks... - madmaxvol on 6/23/16 at 1:46 pm
[quote]For those interested in more insight into the disease and the history in regards to treatment(s), pick up the book "Emperor of All Maladies". Incredible read. My mother died of cancer....wish I had read the book BEFORE she died. [/quote] Thanks for the recommendation...I'll check it out....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Predict Tennessee's record for 2016 - madmaxvol on 6/23/16 at 1:44 pm
[quote]It is not usually until the end of October until A&M falls out of the rankings [/quote] As long as we are talking about aTm patterns... 2014 - Won first 5 games, then lost 3 in a row 2015 - Won first 5 games, then lost 2 in a row 2016...guess who aTm plays on their 6th game th...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Isaiah Crowell Dismissed Following Felony Weapons Charges - madmaxvol on 6/23/16 at 9:56 am
[quote]Bavarians...too old for Germans[/quote] [img]http://cdn.head-fi.org/d/d4/350x232px-LL-d4837514_Point_over_your_head.jpeg[/img] So...the point was to #1 dig up an article from 4 years ago, even though the same 4 year old article was already discussed on tRant in an earlier post. My ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Predict LSU's record for 2016 - madmaxvol on 6/23/16 at 9:47 am
I think a lot is going to depend on QB play. Fournette is the best back in the league, and with the experience they have coming back on the line they should be able to run the ball...but you are going to have to make people at least have some respect for your passing game to win the West. With...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: the Pacific - madmaxvol on 6/23/16 at 9:44 am
[quote]But they couldn't really shoot the gruesomeness of what was said in the books it was based off of. Wait for the battle of Pelelieu and Okinawa. [/quote] My father was a Marine, and was stationed in Okinawa between Korea and Vietnam. He talked about how isolated the island was, and the ter...
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re: Which of the non Big 6 schools will win the SEC 1st - madmaxvol on 6/23/16 at 9:33 am
[quote]because A&M has won championships in the 80's and 90's [/quote] [u]80's aTm "Championship Seasons":[/u] 1985 - 10-2 (Lost to Alabama in opener which lost to SEC Champion 9-1-2 Tennessee). No SEC Championship that year for aTm. 1986 - 9-3 (Lost opener to LSU which won the SEC that year...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Cancer sucks... - madmaxvol on 6/23/16 at 9:06 am
[quote]i'm sitting at 10 years this month post chemo. prayers sent [/quote] Thank you. One of my best friends just celebrated 15 years cancer free...but he had Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma...I have another friend that is 25 years cancer free after battling with Hodgkin's. I appreciate your pr...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)