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Defense, Jarrett Lee Were Keys To LSU Win Over Mississippi St.

Friday, 16 September 2011 09:04 Written by
LSU's arrogant, amazing defense allowed only 193 yards and had 13 tackles for loss, while Drew Alleman kicked four field goals to give the third-ranked Tigers a 19-6 SEC West victory over 25th-ranked Mississippi State on Thursday night at Starkville.

LSU (3-0, 1-0 SEC) beat Mississippi State (1-2, 0-2 SEC) for the 12th straight time and the 19th in the past 20 meetings.

The Tigers outgained the Bulldogs 361-193. Despite committing nine penalties for 83 yards, the Tigers managed to hold the ball for nearly 38 minutes.
New Orleans Mayor Landrieu Trying To Keep 880 Jobs From U.S. Postal Service Possible Closing
Thursday, 15 September 2011 16:17 Written by

MailMayor Mitch Landrieu released the following statement today following news that the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) plans to conduct a study to examine the feasibility of closing the New Orleans Processing and Distribution Center on Loyola Avenue:

 “I am working aggressively with our congressional delegation and the Obama Administration to fight to keep these 880 jobs in New Orleans. This processing and distribution center provides critical services to the residents and businesses of this region, including everyone with zip codes that begin with 700 or 701. 

Obama’s Big Government is The Problem, Stupid
Thursday, 15 September 2011 11:51 Written by

Economy“It’s the Economy, Stupid!”  Remember that slogan during the Presidential election of 1992?   James Carville coined Bill Clinton’s campaign slogan and won the race.  It bears repeating again.


President Obama continually displays his vulnerability because he lacks an understanding about business.  His speech the other night highlighted this shortcoming once again.

Jindal's Endorsements: Back To The Louisiana Future?
Thursday, 15 September 2011 10:42 Written by
JindalGov. Bobby Jindal has gone on an endorsement binge, including a pick outside the fall state elections, all of which tells us about his future plans.
In state, Jindal followed a pattern of picking mostly Republicans when facing off against Democrats, seldom voicing a preference where two of the same party compete. The latter follows the tried-and-true strategy of not wishing to alienate a potential ally by picking the opponent of the winner when the differences between the two are not stark – about which Jindal has perhaps learned the hard way.
Will Saints Brees Get His First Win Against Chicago Bears; Colston, Urlacher
Thursday, 15 September 2011 08:55 Written by

BreesSaints quarterback Drew Brees talked about his contract extension negotiations, the Bears, Urlacher, Colston, his receivers after Wednesday's practice: His comments:

It looks like Marques Colston might be sidelined. How does that affect the offense?

Obviously He’s a big part of what we do. I feel like what we’ve been really good at going on six years now, when a guy goes down there are other guys to pick up the void and the slack and usually do a great job. I feel like Adrian Arrington, Robert Meachem, Lance Moore, Devery Henderson, all those guys will do a great job to fill that.

Chicago Bears v. New Orleans Saints: Payton Talks Injury Report, Urlacher, Colston, Sproles
Thursday, 15 September 2011 08:32 Written by

PaytonAfter Wednesday’s practice, Saints coach Sean Payton talked about the upcoming about the upcoming game with the Bears, injuries and replacing Marques Colston. His comments:

“Today’s injury report: Garrett Hartley (right hip) did not practice, WR Marques Colston (right shoulder) did not practice, S Roman Harper (right ankle) did not practice, WR Lance Moore (groin) was limited, and DT Tom Johnson (left calf) was limited," said Payton.

New Orleans Business Council Balks At Bromwich Drilling Permit Comments
Wednesday, 14 September 2011 17:42 Written by

Today, the Business Council of Greater New Orleans and the River Region and Greater New Orleans, Inc. released a statement in response to recent comments made by Michael Bromwich, Director of the Department of Interior’s Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE).

Chicago Bears v. New Orleans Saints: Lovie Smith, Jay Cutler Talk Big Game
Wednesday, 14 September 2011 16:39 Written by

Bears coach Lovie Smith and quarterback Jay Cutler talked about the Saints defense their big victory over the Falcons on a conference call after Wednesday's practice.

U.S. Scorched By Obama’s Green Solyndra Stimulus Solar Loan Now In Red
Wednesday, 14 September 2011 13:31 Written by

Two years after Americans were sold a phony bill of goods in the $1 trillion stimulus bill, we are now learning the extent of the corruption. In September of 2009, Obama administration officials pushed through a $528 million loan to a Solyndra, a solar panel company.

Louisiana Business: BP Coverup? DDD TV, Louisiana Tech, New Orleans Crime
Wednesday, 14 September 2011 12:49 Written by

BP Report

A joint Coast Guard/BOEMRE investigative panel report was issued this morning which reportedly will show that “BP made critical mistakes on the well and failed to tell its partners and the U.S. government when it realized it.

An investigation team of the U.S. Coast Guard and the agency that regulates offshore drilling held hearings over the course of a year following the April 20, 2010, Deepwater Horizon tragedy. The Coast Guard-Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Regulation and Enforcement investigation has been among the most exhaustive.”—Time


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