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Re: Angry Wave

Posted: Tue Sep 12, 2017 4:52 pm
by nowave
winwave wrote:It got damaged in a fire at Kern studios. So no idea when it will go up.


so the wave was damaged in a fire?

if thats not the perfect metaphor for tulane athletics i dont know what is.

Re: Angry Wave

Posted: Tue Sep 12, 2017 6:03 pm
by DfromCT
nowave wrote:
winwave wrote:It got damaged in a fire at Kern studios. So no idea when it will go up.


so the wave was damaged in a fire?

if thats not the perfect metaphor for tulane athletics i dont know what is.


It suffered smoke damage, as I understood it. But I'm surprised smoke damage would be difficult to fix for something that's going to be outdoors for a long, long time. Maybe there's more to it.

Re: Angry Wave

Posted: Tue Sep 12, 2017 8:05 pm
by NOLABigSteve
DfromCT wrote:
nowave wrote:
winwave wrote:It got damaged in a fire at Kern studios. So no idea when it will go up.


so the wave was damaged in a fire?

if thats not the perfect metaphor for tulane athletics i dont know what is.


It suffered smoke damage, as I understood it. But I'm surprised smoke damage would be difficult to fix for something that's going to be outdoors for a long, long time. Maybe there's more to it.

Entire floats have been CADed, engineered, built and lighting/fiber optics installed in less time than this concoction has taken to come to fruition.

Re: Angry Wave

Posted: Tue Sep 12, 2017 8:59 pm
by lurker123
NOLABigSteve wrote:
DfromCT wrote:
nowave wrote:
winwave wrote:It got damaged in a fire at Kern studios. So no idea when it will go up.


so the wave was damaged in a fire?

if thats not the perfect metaphor for tulane athletics i dont know what is.


It suffered smoke damage, as I understood it. But I'm surprised smoke damage would be difficult to fix for something that's going to be outdoors for a long, long time. Maybe there's more to it.

Entire floats have been CADed, engineered, built and lighting/fiber optics installed in less time than this concoction has taken to come to fruition.


It's been reported that Kern is donating it to Tulane so you get what you pay for or literally in this case you don't get what you don't pay for.