Her James

May 14, 2013 by liprap

Nearly four years ago, a young boy by the name of Jeremy Galmon was shot and killed after a second line had passed by, a casualty of...

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Random Flotsam 4: Gimping Into...

Feb 10, 2012 by liprap

This Carnival season, I will be taking in the parades sitting down. Mostly. My bum ankle is still achy from the crack it took when I...

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Occupation Chess

Dec 12, 2011 by liprap

Straight from folksinger and New Orleans resident Ani DiFranco: Did you visit Occupy NOLA? Yeah, I did go down there, two or three...

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Forgetting?

Apr 20, 2011 by liprap

One thing I’ve learned about the people of Louisiana: they share a similar trait with the people of my religion. They...

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Sell That Schlock, Kids! It...

Nov 11, 2010 by liprap

*Important 11/12 update at the end of this post* After I steadied myself with a couple of beers at a local watering hole following...

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