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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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Sean Pavone
Tommy Tucker, WWL First News
May 17, 2019 - 10:58 am
There’s an old joke about a native New Orleanian who goes into a grocery store up north to buy a six pack. “Where,” he asks, “do y’all keep y’all’s beer at?” The clerk, nose in air, replies “around here, we don’t end our sentences with prepositions. So then the New Orleanian says “I’m sorry, cap...
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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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Scoot
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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Michael Reaves / Stringer
May 03, 2019 - 3:39 pm
The Kentucky Derby, the fastest two minutes in sports, is Saturday. Mike Diliberto with the Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots believes the race is wide open since the favorite, Omaha Beach, won't be running. “Omaha Beach, in all honesty, he was going to be my pick. He was the horse I thought was...
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Tommy Tucker, WWL First News
May 03, 2019 - 10:54 am
Another day, another water main break, another boil water advisory . This time it’s Uptown. A couple of days ago, it was Lakeview. Perhaps we should institute legalized water main betting in Louisiana so we can make wagers on where the next one’s going to occur. Maybe we should develop a new scale...
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Scoot
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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Tommy Tucker, WWL First News
May 02, 2019 - 11:11 am
C’MON MAAAAAAN! That’s the way I feel about the William Barr testimony, the letter from Mueller to the Attorney General and the histrionics that have been the result. From Lindsay Graham’s opening statement referring to Hillary Clinton smashing computers with hammers to Kamala Harris acting as if...
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tommaso79
Tommy Tucker, WWL First News
May 01, 2019 - 11:14 am
Are all people distracted by the same things? Can you do two things at a time successfully? Three? One? None? All people are different and we spent some time Wednesday morning talking about a proposed new law in Louisiana that would make holding a cellphone while driving illegal. Those that are for...
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Chip Somodevilla / Staff
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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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