New Orleans Events; Night Out Against Crime, Key To Cure, Ochsner Goes Pink Gala

Tuesday, 11 October 2011 12:09 Written by


Another fabulous week has gone in my beloved New Orleans highlighted by another victory by
our Saints.

In a very solemn funeral procession and services, New Orleanians paid their respects and put to rest our beloved spiritual leader Archbishop Philip Hannan. May his blessed soul rest in peace!

Q & A: With Chris Stelly, Exec. Dir. of Louisiana Entertainment Industry--Pt. 1
Tuesday, 11 October 2011 11:45 Written by

Louisiana Economic DevelopmentOne of the fastest growing areas of the Louisiana economy falls under what is called “Entertainment” which the Louisiana Economic Development  includes filmmaking, sound recording, live performance and digital media (digital interactive). 

The person heading that sector is young and energetic Chris Stelly who has replaced Sherri McConnell after her recent resignation. 

Polls: The Right Is Wrong on Obama, Occupy Wall Street
Tuesday, 11 October 2011 10:38 Written by
Occupy Wall StreetThe Occupy Wall Street protests in New York and DC over the past two weeks have captured the media's attention and provided a new voice for Americans disenchanted with the influence that corporate America has in our political process. Whether related or not, these protests coincide with a change in public attitudes towards elected leaders in Washington and the public's perceptions of who is fighting for them. Over the last few weeks, public poll data has found that President Obama's standing on standing up for the middle class and fighting to create jobs has improved. Though Republicans and pundits on the right try to place Obama's policies out of line with most Americans, an ABC News poll out this week gives the President a 20-point lead over Congressional Republicans on protecting the interests of middle class Americans (52% Obama / 32% GOP). Meanwhile Americans overwhelmingly believe that the Republicans are concerned about protecting the interests of wealthy Americans (70% GOP / 17% Obama).  For further evidence that Americans fall on the side of the White House on recent policies, see our newsletter following the President's Jobs speech.
New Orleans Saints v Tampa Bay: Payton Says Bucs Will Be Hungry
Tuesday, 11 October 2011 10:02 Written by


Saints coach Sean Payton said he likes players with passion like Shockey, the Saints converting on 73 per cent of their opportunities (No. 1 in NFL), coming out of the Panthers game healthy, not sugarcoating things you aren't doing well, and the rest of the Saints schedule at his media briefing after Monday's practice.

Also, Saints kicker, John Kasay, who kicked three field goals against his former team, the Carolina Panthers, talks about what it was like playing against them. 

Fox News Caught In Hen House With Occupy Wall Street
Monday, 10 October 2011 22:16 Written by

Occupy Wall Streetthe twists and turns of the story of the impressive perseverance and expansion of the nationwide occupy wall street movement continues, even as our day-to-day lives move forward; even as those of us with jobs go about our jobs; even as the corporate media continues to downplay or attack the movement; even as the neocon meat-puppets respond with apoplexy and vitriol over this force that they cannot control or comprehend. 

Jindal, Georges, Young Key Figures At Ribbon Cutting For Freshy Foods In Jefferson Parish
Monday, 10 October 2011 17:00 Written by

Freshy-jindal-georgesLouisiana Governor Bobby Jindal, Jefferson Parish President John Young, businessman John Georges, and various government officials and business leaders helped officially launch a new USDA fresh food manufacturing facility, Freshy Foods, located at 508 Timesaver Blvd. in Elmwood. 

Tea Party, Occupy Wall Street Movements Should Keep Republican, Democratic Thugs Out
Monday, 10 October 2011 14:59 Written by

Wall StreetThe Republican and Democratic parties have high-jacked the American people!

Many look back at the “Arab Spring” and believe it all began when a young Tunisian street vendor set himself on fire protesting government policies that fostered oppression and curtailed his small economic enterprise.

New Orleans Saints First In NFC South After Nipping Panthers, Now Face Tampa Bay
Monday, 10 October 2011 10:30 Written by

The Saints moved into sole possession of first place in NFC South with the victory over the Panthers. Tampa Bay (3-2) lost to to San Francisco 48-3 and fell a game behind the Saints. In another division game this Sunday, Atlanta (2-3) is hosting Carolina (1-4). The Saints go to Tampa Bay next week. The Bucs, who obviously took on plenty water in the 49’ers game certainly plan to redeem themselves after drowning near the Frisco Bay.

Caroline Fayard Running For Louisiana Congress Or PSC?
Monday, 10 October 2011 09:31 Written by

FayardPassed  along without comment. Caroline Fayard elicits a lot of strong opinions. Some folks find her a breath of fresh air. Others consider her a entitled princess who is more interested in power than service. Either way, she's got another couple races on her mind:

Payton, Brees, Graham Talk About Cam Newton and Saints Win Over Panthers
Sunday, 09 October 2011 22:36

Jimmy Graham The New Orleans Saints, once again, went down to the wire in beating the Carolina Panthers and Coach Sean Payton said the Saints just found a way to win against the Carolina Panthers..  Coach Sean Payton talked with the media after the game and discussed Drew Brees,  Cam Newton, and other plays and players.  Also, Brees, Jimmy Graham and Malcolm Jenkins talked about their slim win against the division-rival. 


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