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Twitterization

Twitterization

I didn’t realize that if you want to stay up on sports — I mean really be engaged and up to date on the...

[Read More...] Rick Sarro July 5, 2018
Jonas Salk

Jonas Salk

Conversation with a young man, the crossroads of exiting high school, was like listening to myself talk, senior year of high school, same words...

[Read More...] Pierre Fontenot July 5, 2018
The Perils Of A Trade War

The Perils Of A Trade War

Shortly after President Trump took office, he told reporters he had asked his staff to find a country where we actually do well in...

[Read More...] Michael Kurth July 5, 2018
A New Homage To Creoles

A New Homage To Creoles

Down through the years, Lagniappe has run several stories about what exactly a Creole is. I think I might even have written a couple...

[Read More...] Brad Goins July 5, 2018
Jay Moody And The Reagle Beagle

Jay Moody And The Reagle Beagle

By Justin Morris Jack: What do you do when a good-looking guy walks into the Regal Beagle? (He pretends to walk in.) Well? Janet:...

[Read More...] Justin Morris July 5, 2018
I’ll Have The Tarantula Burger

I’ll Have The Tarantula Burger

At Bull City Burger and Brewery in Durham, N.C., April is Exotic Meat Month. This year, the restaurant offered a tarantula challenge. Customers were...

[Read More...] admin July 5, 2018
Keep On Singing

Keep On Singing

The good and righteous folks of Southwest Louisiana showed us recently just why this is such a great place to live. They did so...

[Read More...] Rocke Fournet July 5, 2018
New Privacy Issues

New Privacy Issues

At Bull City Burger and Brewery in Durham, N.C., April is Exotic Meat Month. This year, the restaurant offered a tarantula challenge. Customers were...

[Read More...] Jeremy Alford July 5, 2018
A Healthy Louisiana Hawg

A Healthy Louisiana Hawg

This year’s spring weather flipped the switch from comfortably cool directly to punishing record heat. All of a sudden, daytime highs are flirting with...

[Read More...] Rocke Fournet June 21, 2018
A Dog Named Earl

A Dog Named Earl

Great Depression, middle o’ nowhere, West Texas, times are hard and waste is a sin. Don’t flinch, nor judge too hard, for their doings...

[Read More...] Pierre Fontenot June 21, 2018
Punch Drunk

Punch Drunk

You probably get even more tired than I do of reading about do-nothing Louisiana legislators in this column. Well, I’m here to tell you...

[Read More...] Brad Goins June 21, 2018
Choke

Choke

Hometown Band Takes On Tokyo Story by Justin Morris • Photo by Matthew Ison Dagostino’s. Nate’s. Pourquois Pas. These names will only mean something to...

[Read More...] Justin Morris June 21, 2018