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July 19, 2019 - 5:31 pm
Today on the Scoot Show, musician Ivan Neville talked about what it was like opening for the Rolling Stones in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome Monday night. Neville's band "Dumpstaphunk" is a New Orleans staple, and the home crowd loved having them warm up the stage for the main event. What must that...
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July 18, 2019 - 6:43 pm
It was on this day in 1974, the U.S. Justice Department under the Nixon Administration ordered that John Lennon be deported. In other words, because the President of the United States disagreed with what John Lennon stood for – they wanted him sent back to the country from which he came. Sound...
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July 16, 2019 - 12:24 pm
The sounds and struts from Mick Jagger on stage Monday night during the “No Filter Tour’s” stop at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans jogged memories of Mick as we have always seen him for over 50 years now! RELATED: Rolling Stones Rock Superdome: See photos The crowd was diverse ranging...
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July 11, 2019 - 12:29 pm
Why is it that tropical storms and hurricanes always seem to hit wherever Jim Cantore from The Weather Channels goes? One theory is that Cantore is so good at predicting where a storm will hit before specific landfall has been predicted that he is always there when the storm hits. The other theory...
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July 10, 2019 - 5:48 pm
The sudden, massive rain that hit the New Orleans area this morning is just a reminder that there are some things that we cannot control or even predict. As the city of New Orleans was preparing for the effects of a weather system that moved into the Gulf of Mexico and is expected to grow into a...
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July 09, 2019 - 12:50 pm
Nike's praises the US women’s national soccer team’s second consecutive World Cup victory with a new ad titled, “Never Stop Winning.” The ad is about more than just the impressive win over The Netherlands – it also seems to focus on gender discrimination in sports. It’s obvious that Nike is...
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July 08, 2019 - 8:32 am
The President of the United States delivered a speech on the 4th of July. That should not have been a controversial moment, but the controversy started prior to the speech by President Trump during the “Salute To America” 4th of July celebration. Democrats predicted the speech by President Trump...
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July 03, 2019 - 1:07 pm
A new survey shows that only 45% of those responding say they are extremely proud to be an American, and that represents an historic low. What’s going on? Many more Republicans say they are extremely proud to be an American than Democrats, but that may have a lot to do with the fact that their...
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July 02, 2019 - 6:48 pm
Another controversy swirls around NIKE!Nike was set to release a new sneaker featuring the old Betsy Ross version of the American flag on the heel, but the shoe giant suddenly stopped the release and asked the retail stores that had received the shoe to return them to Nike. According to a report in...
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July 01, 2019 - 2:10 pm
When did defending freedom of speech become an action of the alt-right? There appears to be a growing trend in America of liberal activists showing their disgust for the Trump administration by taking action in public. Last summer, White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders was asked to leave the...
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