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November 06, 2019 - 12:18 pm
In a society defined by hate and bitter partisan politics, could hope trump hate? Studying communication theory throughout my career, I have come to the unmistakable reality that the media reflects its audience. As much as Americans want to blame the media for the great divide in our country, the...
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November 05, 2019 - 12:29 pm
The Baby Boomer generation has defined every era it has gone through by virtue of the fact that Boomers made up the largest portion of the American population. Naturally, the generation with the most people would be the richest target for marketing and setting societal trends. That was the Baby...
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October 22, 2019 - 5:14 pm
By: Jordan Fiegel “We Will Rock You,” a rock musical experience inspired by some of Queen's biggest hits was originally set forthe Saenger Theater; but, after the collapse of the Hard Rock Hotel, the venue has changed. The musical will now be performed at at the Mahalia Jackson Theater on October...
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October 21, 2019 - 1:27 pm
Will Louisiana re-elect a Democrat or replace the Democrat with a Republican neophyte? Polls show the governor’s race between incumbent Democrat John Bel Edwards and Republican businessman Eddie Rispone to be very close. The idea that a businessman with no experience cannot win a major election was...
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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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