re: SAN DIEGO Questions - makersmark1 on 7/26/16 at 10:52 pm
Many nice areas to pick from: 1. Downtown/Gaslamp: bars, restaurants, near Padres 2. Coronado Island: The Hotel Del Coronado is world famous 3. La Jolla: Torrey Pines for golf 4. All sorts of beach places: COLD water; wet suit preferred. Delmar, Carlsbad, Oceanside 5. Mission Bay: gre...
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re: What is a "realistic" goal for a child's 529 contribution? - makersmark1 on 7/26/16 at 10:45 pm
After you fully fund every possible retirement account(401K, 457, Roth,SEP, etc), then if you have the funds left 100 or 200 a month seems reasonable. ...
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re: how many auburn football games have you been to - makersmark1 on 7/26/16 at 8:16 pm
89 First game 1973 UT Chatt Most recent: 2015 UGA...
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re: Why Summer jobs don't pay for school - makersmark1 on 7/26/16 at 5:22 pm
The "resort" model of school costs more. Exotic foods, high end finishes in the dorms, resort style gyms, study abroad, semester at sea, etc. Some of the inflation is unavoidable, but people have made college into a fashion statement. Most students should start at community college....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: If you were SEC Commissioner for one day and your actions couldn't be undone - makersmark1 on 7/26/16 at 4:52 pm
I would have all the divisional games at the end of the season. I would have no permanent cross division games. I would adopt uniform drug policy for SEC. I would have uniform admission standards for SEC athletes....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: What is the board's opinions regarding tiny houses? - makersmark1 on 7/26/16 at 9:56 am
Too small for me, but I would like to go down to around 1500 sq ft when the kids leave the house....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Breaking: LSU kicker injured in car crash. 2 other players killed (update) - makersmark1 on 7/24/16 at 3:16 pm
It is hard to get people to slow down. Many drivers go too fast for conditions and/or follow to closely. It is very sad. I was in a vehicle that almost turned over when I was younger. Too fast for conditions....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: MSB Golfers question for signature 17th at PGAs Baltusrol - makersmark1 on 7/24/16 at 1:17 pm
My fourth shot would be a smooth pitching wedge IF I hit fairway with driver and smoked my 3 wood off the deck. But if the stars aligned: 255 perfect drive with good rollout. 225 good swing 3W 170 solid 6 iron....
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re: How Would You Rank the All Time Football Programs in the SEC? - makersmark1 on 7/23/16 at 12:42 pm
AU is 29-11versus Ole Miss. Most of those games are since 1992. Ole Miss wins since division play began: 1992,1999,2003, 2012, 2015 I certainly think they are better now, but if we are talking about ranking programs head to head, there is certainly some distance for Ole Miss to make up on A...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: How many undefeated and perfect seasons has your football program had? - makersmark1 on 7/22/16 at 8:22 am
Just count from 1992 to make it easier for everybody. For big 6: AU is 3: 1993, 2004 Bama: 1992,2009 LSU: none UGA: none Florida: none Tennessee 1998 ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Dennis Dodd of CBS Sports says Hugh Freeze in play for NCAA suspension - makersmark1 on 7/21/16 at 8:32 am
[quote]A team that should never be great becomes great[/quote] So is there a list of teams not allowed to win? If that's the case why even play the games? Seems like we could just use the list to adjudicate everything and avoid injuries....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Since the division split name the best offenses and defenses. - makersmark1 on 7/20/16 at 5:42 pm
AU 2010 is my pick on offense. Bama 1992 would be my pick on defense....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: What is it about Nick Saban that makes him such an extraordinary Head Coach? - makersmark1 on 7/18/16 at 9:55 pm
He understands that "you can't make chicken salad out of chicken shite"; great recruiter and understands how to teach his system on defense. His defense is complex. Lots of checks and handoffs depending on formations, etc. Spread makes him have to simplify, but not just any spread. A spread wi...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: 2 Florida Freshmen Wide Receivers Arrested Sunday on Felony Weapons Charges - makersmark1 on 7/18/16 at 7:26 am
No dead bodies. stadium steps and "peer intervention group", etc....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)