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October 19, 2018 - 12:27 pm
As a patriotic American, I must disregard the potential for criticism and state the obvious. Last night at a Make America Great Again rally in Montana, President Trump used a Republican candidate’s physical attack on a journalist to fire up his base and, in so doing, seemed to justify physical...
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October 17, 2018 - 12:25 pm
An obvious step toward making America great again is a president in the White House who has the courage to publicly call a porn star “horseface.” This country has had presidents who would not make the extra effort to make fun of the face of a porn star they allegedly had sex with while married to...
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October 15, 2018 - 11:36 am
A 3-year-old girl with heavy black eye make-up is singing every word as Alice Cooper belts out “No More Mr. Nice Guy” and a senior citizen with a typical white hair coiffure is banging her head while thrusting her fist in the air to the rhythm of “School’s Out!” These were two extremes in a...
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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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