re: Was the civil war over slavery? - Bigbens42 on 6/29/20 at 11:43 pm
[quote]The South won the battle at Fort Sumter. They the started a march on Washington. They had the troops to take the city. Then march on NewYork. Had the General’s not stoped and thought the north would surrender they would have won the war. The biggest mistake of the war. Hitler also made a m...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Was the civil war over slavery? - Bigbens42 on 6/25/20 at 6:42 pm
[quote]My point is that the South didn't have to secede to keep slavery. [/quote] The casus belli of the south couldn't be more obvious, man. To those who do know the history of this country the southern reaction is no surprise at all. In 1858 Lincoln held a series of debates with Stephen Do...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: SEC Office Must Move Out Of Alabama Because George Wallace Had Been Governor - Bigbens42 on 6/21/20 at 10:30 am
[quote]Maybe he left this mortal coil having changed his ways, or maybe was just doing what he always did - be carried the way the political winds blow. Hell, maybe he wasn't racist to start but just figured that would get him in power to begin with.[/quote] When he first popped up he was a moder...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: SEC Office Must Move Out Of Alabama Because George Wallace Had Been Governor - Bigbens42 on 6/21/20 at 9:36 am
[quote]People that think George Wallace died a racist don’t know much about George Wallace. [/quote] I'm cynical about whether he ever really changed his personal views, but he [b]was[/b] a skilled politician and parlayed his supposed turn to the light into another term as governor. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Might as well cancel Football due to Covid - Bigbens42 on 6/18/20 at 5:24 pm
[quote]Covid is the biggest political hoax is the century... Funny I don't see any of the rioters falling and dying in the streets(would be a blessing if they would start dropping)... But Trump rallies, sporting events etc. are supposedly so dangerous.. Complete and utter BS.. [/quote] As a...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (5)
re: Auburn fans: On this date 2017 - Bigbens42 on 6/4/20 at 3:33 pm
[quote]Damn Auburn has had some shite luck in postseason baseball over the last five years. [/quote] Last year was fun though. Still love watching replays of us obliterating UNC in the supers to punch our ticket to Omaha. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Post a great game that people may have forgotten about - Bigbens42 on 6/2/20 at 8:18 am
[quote] 2005 - John Vaughn going 1/6 on FGs including missing the tying kick in OT off the goalpost. [/quote] Vaughn bounced back and had a decent career. Just had one of those nights where everything that could go wrong did. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Nick Saban releases a statement - Bigbens42 on 5/31/20 at 6:35 pm
[quote]Everyone realizes the Rosa Park thing was staged, right?[/quote] Planned, not staged, and they relied upon the bus driver, the people that arrested her and the people that prosecuted her to, you know, be bags of dicks about the whole thing to pull it off. Hell, the Civil Rights movement...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: JK Scott - Bigbens42 on 5/23/20 at 7:18 pm
Remember discussing him with SOG in a thread a few weeks ago. IMO, best punter in the NCAA during his tenure, an absolute weapon, which is a strange thing to say about a punter. That he got passed over for the Guy award is a travesty. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: BCS vs the Playoff National Title: Stats on Parity - Bigbens42 on 5/10/20 at 11:46 am
[quote]Pretty small sample size to make comparisons. Plus I think the results would have been very similar had the BCS continued.[/quote] This. There's a lot of post-hoc reasoning going on in the assumption the playoff upset a balance. The rich were already well on the upward trend of getting ric...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: SEC rival fans, when did y’all have your ‘Oh Shite” moment about LSU’s team last season? - Bigbens42 on 5/9/20 at 10:43 am
[quote]After about the 10th time they let y’all get away with holding Derrick Brown in the first quarter, I knew it was trouble[/quote] What was it Marlon said the refs told him during the game? Something like "you're too good to get that call" lol. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Leach Vs. Gus - Bigbens42 on 5/4/20 at 11:41 pm
[quote]They actually went against each other in 2013 in Gus's first game as Auburn's HC. [/quote] Connor Halliday had like 60 passing attempts and got picked off three times. Classic Leach. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
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