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"Formation" as Homage to Storyville

After I saw Beyoncé’s “Formation” video, I said to my fiancée – the wonderful, long suffering partner of a neurotic PhD student – “Someone is bound to notice references to the ‘Storyville Portraits’!” Granted, I’ve been researching these enigmatic portraits of New Orleans sex workers for over five years; they are the driving force for my doctoral thesis. 1,365 more words


A Very Valentine Style Sunday

Happy Valentine’s Day!
I’ve never been much for the fancy dinner/flowers and chocolates/date night kind of celebration, but I do like to celebrate love! Today is all about loving myself, my friends, my bunnies, my dog, and yes, I suppose I can include the Walrus in there too. 190 more words


Reggie Bush #25 Reebox Onfield NFL Authentic New Orleans Saints Gold Jersey 54 

Reggie Bush #25 Reebox Onfield NFL Authentic New Orleans Saints Gold Jersey 54 

Does not have merchandise/sales tags but jersey looks very lightly worn if worn at all. 13 more words

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A Million to One Shot?

No. There’s no one in a million shot here. The headline is just half of a quote.

The next line goes like this. “So you’re telling me there’s a chance.” 214 more words

Ray Laskowitz

New Orleans

What a waste of pork chops, it could have used a bit more seasoning. Let’s leave it at that. On the other hand the chicken fried steak was okay, the batter flavorful but it could have used a bit more meat and would have been spectacular if it was crunchy crispy. 145 more words


Color Your World: 120 Days of Crayola; Hot Magenta

Hot Magenta is a fluorescent color of Crayola that was renamed Razzle Dazzle Rose in 1990. In Europe it is known in the Crayola line as… 55 more words


New Orleans - Swamp Tour Slidell

We awoke sad to be leaving New Orleans but excited to explore somewhere new. We had our final breakfast at the Courtyard Hotel North Rampart Street. 1,112 more words