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November 06, 2017 - 10:54 am
As I sat in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Sunday watching the Saints dominate the Tampa Bay Bucs and thinking about opening the show Monday afternoon talking about another Saints win, I received a WWL text alert with the news that there had been a mass shooting at a small church in Texas. That...
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November 01, 2017 - 10:30 am
President Obama was highly criticized for pandering to his base and failing to reach out and bring America together in the wake of challenging times. After major events, like the verdict in the Trayvon Martin/Geroge Zimmerman case and the violence in Ferguson, MO and Baltimore, MD, President Obama...
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October 31, 2017 - 10:31 am
Every Halloween the public is warned about tainted candy and pins and razor blades embedded in apples, but is the threat to children as great as the widespread warnings indicate? Contrary to what we have all been led to believe, the fear of children being poisoned or injured by altered Halloween...
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October 30, 2017 - 10:44 am
Former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort turned himself in to the federal government after being indicted of conspiracy and money laundering. The indictment is part of the Russia investigation. That is a huge story, BUT the Saints beat the Bears yesterday to win their 5th game in a row. The...
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October 27, 2017 - 11:22 am
Examples of a new rage in America are part of the daily news and while the rage is acknowledged, there appears to be no signs that the root problem is being addressed. Last night, in the NFL game between the Miami Dolphins and the Baltimore Ravens on Thursday Night Football , a vicious hit on...
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October 19, 2017 - 11:25 am
It is always a challenge when we are faced with the idea of supporting speech we hate. Understanding the far-reaching protection of the First Amendment is easy when you agree with the message, but standing up for the First Amendment can be challenging if it’s a message you hate. The University of...
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October 18, 2017 - 11:06 am
As the quarterly meetings of the NFL, owners and players opened in New York City, the league and the owners did not change the rule that allows players to kneel during the National Anthem. The NFL and the NFLPA (NFL Players Association) issued a statement about a “productive meeting” and the...
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October 16, 2017 - 10:35 am
With the weeks of heated debate over the controversy of kneeling during the National Anthem, I was interested to see what the reaction of the Saints players and the fans would be when the Saints returned to the Mercedes-Benz Superdome Sunday. As the color guard was announced and the volunteers...
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October 12, 2017 - 11:27 am
The collection of information pouring out of the White House, combined with the absurd words and comments from President Trump himself, should send a shock wave across the bow of America. President Trump tweeted a message to America that amounted to a threat to take away NBC’s license to broadcast...
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October 11, 2017 - 11:14 am
Allegations continue to establish the protocol for top Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein using his position of power to lure attractive, young actresses into sexual activity continue to flood the media. The stories from actresses about Weinstein’s sexual predatory behavior are becoming more...
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