Vince Vance Interview, Christmas And New Orleans

Wednesday, 08 December 2010 11:41

When I first saw on Youtube Vince Vance’s “All I Want for Christmas Is You”, I said to myself, “WOW”.

Vance had told me that he wrote the song and that it was a big hit nationally.  I had heard the song’s title before so that was a good start, for me. 

Frankly, I have begun to become familiar with the zany and whacky Vince Vance and his music ever since I listened to and watched his “I Am New Orleans” video which he released during the 5th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina.

New Orleans Events: Christmas Parties, Fashion And Fun
Wednesday, 08 December 2010 10:13 Written by

As the Christmas parties increasing as the days get colder in New Orleans, here are some of the great events occuring today and this week courtesy of Frank Stansbury of LaFete News.  

Expanding Louisiana's International Trade and Creating New Jobs
Wednesday, 08 December 2010 09:43 Written by

President Obama's 10-day trip to Asia in November and the December 3 announcement of a long-awaited U.S.-South Korea Free Trade Agreement serve to highlight the importance of exports for U.S. business growth and job creation.  With the domestic economy still hurting, the President announced in February in his State of the Union address a National Export Initiative with an ambitious goal of doubling exports over the next five years.

Will Chris Paul Stay With The Hornets, With Or Without New Orleans?
Wednesday, 08 December 2010 09:20 Written by

Now that the NBA owns and controls the Hornets, what does that mean for Chris Paul?

He won’t be traded while the league is in possession of the franchise. Thereafter, his future will depend on the identity of the next owner and the site of the Hornets' home.

New Orleans Saints: St. Louis Rams, Atlanta Falcons, Drew Brees, Bags To Riches
Wednesday, 08 December 2010 09:05 Written by

The Saints will have to sweep the last four games to have a good shot at winning the NFC South. Beating the Bucs sure helped the Falcons ice home-field...The Saints take on the emerging Rams on Sunday at the Superdome in the 3:05 p.m. game. Rookie Sam Bradford has led the Rams to a tie atop the NFC West at 6-6 with four games to play.

Elizabeth Edwards, Wife Of John Edwards, Dead
Tuesday, 07 December 2010 16:06 Written by

Elizabeth Edwards, the wife of John Edwards has died.

Louisiana DHH Greenstein Cites Urgent Need To Reform Medicaid
Tuesday, 07 December 2010 16:00 Written by

The Department of Health and Hospitals Secretary Bruce D. Greenstein held a press conference today in which he began a tour of Louisiana to discuss Medicaid reform and to discuss the findings of the America’s Health Rankings from the United Health Foundation.  Here is his office’s press summary: 

Text: Obama's Press Conference; Tax Breaks, Unemployment Extensions, GOP Deal
Tuesday, 07 December 2010 15:34 Written by

President Obama held a press conference on Monday to discuss the recent compromise on the Bush tax cut extensions, unemployment compesation and other matters.

New Orleans Mayor Landrieu Pleased With Balanced Budget Accord
Tuesday, 07 December 2010 13:51 Written by

Mayor Landrieu issued the following statement on the 2011 Budget:

New Orleans Hornets, Obama's Latest Victim
Tuesday, 07 December 2010 13:37 Written by

As a card carrying leftist, President Obama is a close friend of the radical environmental movement. Part of his agenda has been the cap and trade bill that would cripple the oil industry and invest heavily in alternative sources of energy. This movement strongly believes that the oil industry contributes to global warming and needs to be curtailed.