Linda Hamilton, Google Glass, ...

Feb 8, 2014 by Loki

As we compile the photos and Glass videos shot today I decided I could not honorably leave you hanging. Here is a teaser of some of...

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Trial by Twitter

Feb 7, 2014 by Adrastos

I’ve spent way too much time on the tweeter tube following the C Ray Nagin follies this week. Since I’ve had a hard time...

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Neal Adams at More Fun Comics ...

Feb 7, 2014 by Loki

It’s that time of year again! Comic Con New Orleans is upon us! As we wait for the doors to open late this afternoon lets kick...

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One is the Mitchiest Number Re...

Feb 4, 2014 by Adrastos

It’s tempting to call this the dullest New Orleans election since I moved here in 1987 but Marc Morial’s re-election in...

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Malaka Of The Week: Drew Ward

Feb 3, 2014 by Adrastos

This is a feature I’ve been doing for years. First at my former eponymous blog and now at First Draft. Malaka is a Greek word...

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Undercover Brother

Feb 3, 2014 by Adrastos

I posted this over at First Draft on Friday so it has some extra exposition but I thought I’d bring it here as well. I have...

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Artists POV: Ryan Ballard of C...

Feb 2, 2014 by Loki

Time for another dose of the New Orleans perspective. This time we put the Google Glass on Ryan Ballard, Space Commander...

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Foti Fans

Jan 29, 2014 by Adrastos

I am not one. It’s the choice from hell. The ghosts of malakatude past and present are duking it out in the Sheriff’s...

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Cum On Feel The Noize Ordinanc...

Jan 18, 2014 by Adrastos

I’m sorry I missed the demonstration against the noise ordinance. It was really more of a defenestration since the bill was...

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The Festivus Election

Jan 16, 2014 by Adrastos

It’s been a dull and somewhat dispiriting campaign for those of us who follow NOLA politics for its entertainment value. I live...

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Long Division

Jan 11, 2014 by M Styborski

Last Episode… The Saints can’t win on the road. Or outdoors. In cold weather. Yeah, I guess you told me… Saints 27 – 507...

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A Stanton Moore Drum Lesson Fr...

Jan 5, 2014 by Loki

Thanks to a happenstance connection when I was following up on a press release about something else entirely I managed to create a...

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Wild Thing

Jan 4, 2014 by M Styborski

Last Episode… Here we are in Week 18, the Wild Card round of the 2013 NFL Playoffs. All you kids yammering  on and on last week about...

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Tabby Thomas, R.I.P.

Jan 2, 2014 by Adrastos

I went to LSU in the 1980’s and hated most things about Baton Rouge. One of my favorite places there was Tabby’s Blues...

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You’re The Reason Our Ki...

Dec 29, 2013 by M Styborski

Last Episode… Sean Payton made drastic changes to the New Orleans Saints roster after a miserable game in St Louis in which the team...

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Miscast?

Dec 24, 2013 by Adrastos

This Christmassy image has been making the rounds the last few days. It’s an official, non-photoshopped thing from local law...

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Why A Duck?

Dec 23, 2013 by Adrastos

The post title comes from a classic bit of dialogue between Groucho and Chico Marx in Cocoanuts. Chico was a master of malaprops,...

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One Step Forward…

Dec 22, 2013 by M Styborski

Last Episode… …two steps back. It’s a short one, folks, as I’m not in the mood. Saints 22 – 392 yards: 292 passing,...

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One is the Mitchiest Number

Dec 17, 2013 by Adrastos

I know it’s ironic to quote a tune from Hair in regard to the first Landrieu re-election campaign teevee ad, Pressing On. Mitch...

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Artists POV: Stanton Moore

Dec 16, 2013 by Loki

Last Friday night at Tipitina’s Dragon Smoke took the stage and Stanton Moore recorded it through Google Glass for us. For...

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In The Bagneris?

Dec 16, 2013 by Adrastos

I wasted some time last Friday trying to figure out how closely related newly resigned Judge and newly minted Mayoral candidate...

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‘Ats-a Spicy Meata-Ball!

Dec 15, 2013 by M Styborski

No, I have no idea what that title has to do with the Saints… Last Episode… Now that’s more like it! Saints 18 – 362...

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Shiver, Jackie, Shiver

Dec 11, 2013 by Adrastos

I originally had not planned to cover the upcoming municipal elections. Watching Mayor Small Stuff waltz to victory ain’t my...

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Cats In The Cradle

Dec 8, 2013 by M Styborski

Last Episode… The scuttlebutt is that Sean Payton planned last Monday’s National Disgrace to lull the Panthers into a false...

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The Scorseses: Ska / Not Ska

Dec 6, 2013 by Loki

When I covered VooDoo fest this year I discovered a local band I had been unaware of: The Scorseses. Take some funk groove, a ladle...

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Comic Con Lineup Announced

Dec 5, 2013 by Loki

As long time readers are aware, I cover Comic Con every year. Today Wizard World released the info on who we are going to see in a...

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