New Orleans Saints Share Power Poll Rank With Packers, Favored Versus Tampa Bay

Wednesday, 12 October 2011 10:21 Written by
The Packers and Saints retained the two top spots, with Green Bay again claiming all nine first-place votes of the top, in this week's NFL.com Power Poll.

For the first time since 2008, the Saints have gone three straight games without fumbling. The Saints rank 13th in the league in dropped passes with six.

The Saints are favored by 4 1/2 points over the Buccaneers on Sunday at Tampa in a 3:15 p.m. game. The Bucs were blown out  by the 49ers 48-3 last Sunday and fell from eighth to a tie with the Giants in the Power Poll.
Louisiana's Sen. Landrieu Votes For Obama's Job Act, Bill Fails In Senate
Tuesday, 11 October 2011 18:55 Written by

Louisiana U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu voted in favor of cloture on President Obama's "jobs" bill, the American Jobs Act, however, the legislation failed to get sufficient votes to cut off debate in the Senate which would appear to kill the measure in its current form.  The cloture vote required at least 60 votes to pass the Democratically-controlled U.S. Senate but at the time of this publication appeared lacking ten votes.

Herman Cain On Fire And Can Burn Romney, RINO’s And Black Liberals
Tuesday, 11 October 2011 13:17 Written by

After a strong showing in the Florida straw poll, the presidential candidacy of businessman Herman Cain is on fire. In the latest Gallup poll, he is virtually tied with former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney for the lead among GOP presidential contenders.

For months, Cain was performing well in debates, but languishing near the bottom of the pack among Republican candidates. Finally, after he performed exceptionally well in the last televised debate held in Florida, he received renewed attention and support. Cain quickly built momentum and scored a massive win in the state’s straw poll.

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.


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