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June 04, 2019 - 12:39 pm
A man driving the wrong way on Bourbon Street last Thursday night refused to obey orders from state troopers to stop. A Louisiana state trooper made the decision to shoot 42-year-old Eric Kullander, fearing that he could have continued on to run over pedestrians. Now, there is some controversy over...
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Gareth Cattermole / Staff
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June 03, 2019 - 11:28 am
“Rocketman,” starring Taron Egerton as Elton John, takes you on an insightful journey through the life of the rock icon in a way that is both entertaining and emotional for the audience. From his relationship with his aloof parents to his quest for acceptance, “Rocketman” was a beautiful cinematic...
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May 28, 2019 - 6:44 pm
Is excessive playing of video games an “addiction?” Is being “burned-out” at work a disease? The World Health Organization (WHO) has officially designated excessive playing of video games an addiction, but is it? WHO now classifies addiction to video games a mental disorder defined by “a pattern of...
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Chris Granger/ The Advocate
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May 24, 2019 - 1:48 pm
Paul McCartney opened his 2019 North American tour in the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, LA last night. For many in the sold-out arena it was more of a religious experience than a concert. At 76, Paul McCartney’s energy and stamina were noteworthy and it is fair to say that Sir Paul does not...
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May 20, 2019 - 12:09 pm
Every young generation is defined by the music it makes popular during its coming of age era. And while every young generation’s attitude is reflected in popular music and fashion there have been a few generations that stand out with greater uniqueness than others. In modern times, one of the...
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May 15, 2019 - 12:02 pm
It’s fair to say the New Orleans Pelicans are “lucky!” With only a 6% chance of winning the #1 pick in the NBA’s draft lottery, last night, the Pelicans won the #1 draft choice again! In 2012, New Orleans also won the draft lottery and selected Anthony Davis. I could only wonder how Davis felt last...
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May 08, 2019 - 1:16 pm
Is the demand for transparency based on politics? A scathing investigative report published in the New York Times shows that Donald Trump is not the man he claims to be. The report revealed that Trump suffered losses of $1.7 billion; and for many years when he appeared to be a successful real...
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May 07, 2019 - 11:10 am
When the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival announced that The Rolling Stones would play the festival for the first time as part of the 50th anniversary - excitement over this year’s fest exploded! But not long after the tickets were all sold for that special day, it was announced that The...
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May 02, 2019 - 1:30 pm
CNN’s prime time ratings plummeted in April, and they finished third in the ratings race with Fox News and MSNBC. Fox News remains number one in the ratings with MSNBC coming in second. The Fox News Channel averaged 2.4 million viewers in April, which is flat from last year. MSNBC attracted an...
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May 01, 2019 - 5:25 am
When MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” co-host Mika Brzezinski declared that she was “done” with the controversy over complaints that former VP Joe Biden was too touchy feely with some women through the course of his political career, she proved something we all know – “Morning Joe” on MSNBC is blatantly...
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