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October 19, 2019 - 12:11 pm
The Gin Blossoms played to a large crowd at the House of Blues Thursday night. Prior to their set, Gin Blossoms lead singer Robin Wilson sat down with Scoot and discussed the band’s success, struggles and even joked about a bet Scoot made with Wilson that he was never able to make good on. The band...
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October 17, 2019 - 12:35 pm
Actress Suzanne Somers, who played the blonde bombshell on the 70s sitcom, “Three’s Company,” surprised many when she celebrated her 73rd birthday by posting on social media a picture of her in her “birthday suit.” Yes, she was nude! I’m sure many of the people who watched “Three’s Company” always...
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October 16, 2019 - 5:47 am
“Bye, bye Miss American Pie” – the lyrics in Don McLean’s iconic hit “American Pie” – seem to express a sadness that America was changing and the American Pie was symbolic of something being “as American as apple pie.” That song reflected change in America that is not unlike the change that...
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October 14, 2019 - 5:26 pm
The anticipated run-off between incumbent Governor John Bel Edwards – a Democrat – and Republican challenger businessman Eddie Rispone will seem more like a full-contact spectator’s sport than an election. In the election over the weekend, Governor John Bel Edwards received 46.6% of the vote and...
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October 10, 2019 - 1:20 pm
During the debate of the three gubernatorial candidates last night in Shreveport, Republican candidate Ralph Abraham confirmed something I have talked about on my radio talk show on WWL. At one point in the debate with Governor John Bel Edwards, Republican Eddie Rispone and Republican Ralph Abraham...
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October 09, 2019 - 10:33 am
Social media blew up over the sight of Ellen DeGeneres sitting next to former Republican President George W. Bush in the Jerry Jones’ suite at the Packers/Cowboys game. People expressed anger at Ellen for appearing to enjoy sitting next to a former Republican president. At one point during the...
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October 08, 2019 - 12:06 pm
Here is the pre-game chant by the St. Augustine Purple Knights football team that “shocked and embarrassed” school officials after video of the chant went viral. “All I got is two hands, Two pads, Knockin’ that N***** S*** loose. I got two hands, Two pads, This the Aug S***! A statement from Dr...
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October 07, 2019 - 10:12 am
If Jack Nicholson set the standard for “creepy” movie characters, then Joaquin Phoenix has challenged that standard with his performance in “Joker,” a performance that should earn Phoenix an Oscar nomination. So convincing is Phoenix in the role of Arthur Fleck, a failing stand-up comedian with...
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September 30, 2019 - 3:16 pm
With another strong team effort, the Saints beat the Cowboys on Sunday Night Football 12-10. Most impressive was the fact that the Saints again rallied as a team without future Hall of Fame QB Drew Brees, who remains sidelined following surgery on his thumb. When Brees left the game in the 1st...
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September 25, 2019 - 12:55 pm
Did President Trump threaten to withhold aid to Ukraine if their new president did not order an investigation of former Vice President Joe Biden? That question seemed to push House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D) to join the Democrats demanding that formal impeachment inquiry against President Trump...
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