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Less

Less

Let me see myself Less me-ish. That I ever was is a gift, that I remain is a gift, whatever future pulse is a...

[Read More...] Pierre Fontenot October 1, 2014
Cornhusker Carryover

Cornhusker Carryover

I’m not sure how far Nebraska is in the McNeese Cowboys’ rearview mirror. I know it’s against the laws of the turf, but this...

[Read More...] Rick Sarro October 1, 2014
Low November Turnout Forecast

Low November Turnout Forecast

While bogged down with qualifying candidates last month, Secretary of State Tom Schedler didn’t lose sight of the true endgame coming in November and...

[Read More...] Jeremy Alford October 1, 2014
Seriously???

Seriously???

German Rolf Buchholz, who owns the Guinness Book world record for most body piercings (453), said he was upset to be denied entrance into...

[Read More...] Greg Pavlovich October 1, 2014
Privacy Is Dead

Privacy Is Dead

Recently, the Internet hype factory exploded with the news that a number of female celebrities had been hacked; with the contents (most notably photographs)...

[Read More...] Vic Wukovits October 1, 2014
BBQ West

BBQ West

People who know me and love my food would think that I’m all about sandwiches, which I am. But I’m also a huge barbecue...

[Read More...] Mario Pacetti October 1, 2014
Obama’s Foreign Policy: Lessons In The Art Of Obfuscation

Obama’s Foreign Policy: Lessons In The Art Of Obfuscation

For the past month, most Americans have been outraged over the beheadings of two U.S. citizens — James Foley and Steven Sokoloff — by...

[Read More...] Michael Kurth October 1, 2014
Ethical Problem

Ethical Problem

Dear Dr. Archer,  I’m facing an ethical dilemma, and could use some advice. I am positive my best friend’s husband is cheating on her....

[Read More...] Dale Archer, October 1, 2014
Westlake Politics At A Fever Pitch

Westlake Politics At A Fever Pitch

Folks dat have lived in dis area for a while know politics in Westlake haz always been like a cage full uf bobcats. Dem...

[Read More...] Pierre Sez October 1, 2014
Coastal Snow. Be Prepared.

Coastal Snow. Be Prepared.

I hear there’s been a little press around Southwest Louisiana about what supplies area law enforcement agencies may have gotten from the Pentagon. To...

[Read More...] Brad Goins October 1, 2014
There’s A Drug For Everything: Being Aware Of The Risks Of Prescription Meds

There’s A Drug For Everything: Being Aware Of The Risks Of Prescription Meds

The United States Department of Justice recently announced that global health care giant, Johnson & Johnson, and its subsidiary, Janssen Pharmaceuticals, was ordered to...

[Read More...] R.C. Hunter October 1, 2014
A GODLY MAN

A GODLY MAN

Photo by Terry Robideaux   Big Shoes Are Left To Fill As Judge Tom Quirk Prepares For Retirement After A Legendary Career Louisiana’s primary...

[Read More...] Greg Pavlovich October 1, 2014