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October 08, 2018 - 11:04 am
I avoid sad movies. I don’t go to sad movies, and I refuse to allow a sad movie to ruin a relaxing evening at home. But I am willing to endure some movies that are sad if there is there a redeeming message and good entertainment on the way to the message. And such was the case with the newest...
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October 03, 2018 - 10:45 am
President Trump conned American voters into believing he was a “self-made billionaire,” according to an extensive report published in the New York Times. The fact that the report comes from the New York Times will cause many Trump loyalists to reject the damaging information about President Trump...
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September 27, 2018 - 12:20 am
Foreigner is one of the headliners at Gretna Fest this year, and Tom Gimbel hopped on with Scoot Wednesday. It seems like everybody loves to play in New Orleans. What are you anticipating Saturday night at Gretna Fest? We anticipate having a great time. It's rock music. We stick to the fundamentals...
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September 25, 2018 - 6:16 pm
The Gin Blossoms will be performing at Gretna Fest this weekend, and Scoot spoke with lead singer Robin Wilson for a few minutes Tuesday. You guys are a great success story. New Miserable Experience in 1992 was a part of the new whole alternative movement, and you were on the pop side of that...
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September 19, 2018 - 11:09 am
When a female superstar announces that she is headlining a voter registration rally to encourage people to register to vote in the upcoming mid-term elections, the initial impression might be that it is a liberal celebrity trying to get new voters to defeat Republicans at the polls in November. But...
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September 17, 2018 - 10:56 am
It is true that in life “a win is a win.” But it is also true “ugly” lies in the eyes of the beholder! The majority of the Saints fans I talked to leaving the Mercedes-Benz Superdome yesterday after the Saints struggled to beat the lowly Cleveland Browns 21-18 were happy with the win but eager to...
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September 16, 2018 - 11:15 pm
On this night, September 16, 54 years ago, an outrageous new group named The Beatles performed at City Park Stadium. It was a special time for the thousands of young fans that had suddenly been caught up in Beatlemania, but their concert in New Orleans was also very special to The Beatles. The...
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September 11, 2018 - 12:34 pm
Today is September 11 – more infamously known to America and the world as 9/11. Seventeen years ago today, Americans were frantically attempting to mentally and emotionally deal with the unbelievable reality that America was attacked on our soil. The last time America was attacked on its own soil...
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September 10, 2018 - 12:26 pm
The city of Kenner, LA, a suburb of New Orleans, has entered the controversy over Nike selecting Colin Kaepernick as the face of the new “Just Do It!” campaign. Mayor Ben Zahn, III sent out a memo last Wednesday, which went viral on social media over the weekend, stating: “Under no circumstances...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
September 10, 2018 - 6:20 am
As fans left the Superdome, they shared their thoughts with WWL's Scoot. "The defense didn't show up!" one man said. A theme echoed by others. "The defense had got to show up." "What defense?!? That was embarrassing." Some were not so angry. "I don't know what happened to our defense, but that's ok...
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