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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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New Orleans Saints quarterback Teddy Bridgewater (5) points to the Seattle Seahawks defense during the second half at CenturyLink Field.
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September 23, 2019 - 12:45 pm
Seismologists in the Pacific Northwest are accustomed to tracking the earth shaking in their part of the country, but Sunday afternoon, seismologists in the Seattle area detected the earth shaking throughout the WHO DAT Nation during the Saints - Seahawks game. Without their Hall of Fame QB Drew...
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September 13, 2019 - 12:42 pm
Does anything about today scare you? Today, is Friday the 13th and a full moon! This doesn’t happen often. In fact, it will not occur again for 30 years. There is a tradition of considering any Friday the 13th to be an unlucky day, and there has always been the belief that a full moon alters human...
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