erin-pbs-compressedGenealogy Roadshow is only in his second year of production.  But if interest in family backgrounds and the growth of the genealogy industry is of any indication, the PBS show is on the road to being a great success.

roadshow-italy-compressedQuestion: What happens when you stir delicious New Orleans culture, unraveled history, a pinch of voodoo, the horrors of Katrina and the mystery of family roots?

Answer: The February 3rd PBS Genealogy Roadshow featuring upon the “Histories of Mysteries”, the City of New Orleans.

foxcavutoI admit, I am one of others living in Louisiana, who believes that Governor Bobby Jindal simply cannot be believed.   I'm sorry, but, after following him now for the past eight years,  I have found that all too often, he makes claims that border on truth.  He has a gift.  When confronted, often he artfully changes the subject by engaging in long discourses at machine-gun speed, whole paragraphs at a time--until the questioner gives up, runs out of time or even forgets why he's there in the first place. 

cavutoAfter traveling to Europe on a  part economic development, and unquestionably a political excursion, Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal most likely is seeking friendlier skies.

The Gray Portrait of Dorian Bobby Jindal
Monday, 19 January 2015 12:21

jindal-twoThe two faces of Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal continued today as he delivered his own ”state of the Islamic Union” address in London.  He has told the world that immigrants should assimilate into the mother country rather than cultivating their own culture and religion.

jindal-speechThe debate over what some people say will be a $1.4 billion budget shortfall, cuts and higher education (once again), and a governor using state money to help launch a presidential run can be heard often at the state capitol in Baton Rouge.  Today, that conversation is being heard overseas, in London.  


kicking-the-canThe debate over Louisiana Congressman and Majority Whip, Steve Scalise, and what he did or didn’t do 12-years ago has turned into a political partisan skirmish rather than an exercise to discover the truth.

dukeThe Steve Scalise-David Duke-Euro saga is getting curioser and stranger by the moment.

Yesterday, I asked the question, how did Steve Scalise admit to speaking at an event yet not remember it?

Steve Scalise, David Duke and the gotchas
Tuesday, 30 December 2014 11:55


Gotcha back.

thaw-politicsIt is the Christmas holiday season throughout the world particularly in Washington DC where the political temperatures are always red-hot with anger and with communications between the two major parties, the Republicans and Democrats, always ice-cold.

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