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8 of the Best Christmas Desserts; The Top Treats to Enjoy During the Holidays Season

’Tis the season to enjoy spending time with the family and catch up on holiday classics, such as It’s a Wonderful Life, A Christmas Story, and National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation. Listen to holiday jingles, whether they’re from a Disney film or Run D.M.C. Best of all, you get to dig into Christmas themed goodies, ranging […]

Get Your Flu Shot – Louisiana Leading Nation in Flu-Like Illnesses

Flu season is in full swing, and Louisiana is leading the country in the number of cases nationally. According to doctors at the Mid-City Ochsner urgent care, they’re seeing between five and 15 patients every day for flu and flu-like illnesses. “We are way ahead. Both in terms of other states in the country, and […]

EDWARDS WINS – NO IMMINENT CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION

It’s how the headlines should have read on Sunday morning. Or maybe “PEOPLE FINALLY VOTING IN LOUISIANA” considering we had a massive turnout of over 50% of all eligible voters in the run-off this past Saturday. Due to this, we have re-elected a Democrat Governor for the first time in over 40 years. And nationally […]

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New Orleans Saints vs. San Francisco 49ers: 5 Bold Predictions

The New Orleans Saints will be seeking to strengthen their chances at earning the NFC’s #1 Playoff seed when they host the visiting San Francisco 49ers this Sunday at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Kick-off is for 12:00 p.m. Central time and will be broadcast to a majority of the nation by FOX. The game can be […]

Dying of Indifference: How Officials, Media, and Police Trivialize the Epidemic of Reckless Driving in New Orleans

  In the dark, early hours one summer in 2016, two people killed a man. We don’t know his name, because the journalists who reported his death never bothered to report his name. The two killers did not act in concert, and they didn’t know each other. In fact, they probably had never met. And […]

Sex in the Big Easy: You are Getting Very Horny, a Guide to Erotic Hypnosis

I lie in bed watching a YouTube video, waiting for the fun to begin. A woman does a voiceover of a still photo of an enticing female backside. I admit it’s having an effect on me. The photo is arty and I am irritated. I find myself annoyed by the length of the video—a daunting […]

Neaux Reel Idea: That Indie Dream

Friend and local filmmaker Jonathan Isaac Jackson is currently working on a short documentary about the history and culture of the Mardi Gras Indians, a subject that has been done often enough, but perhaps not from the edgy angle we should expect from Jackson. In teasing us on his progress, Jackson posted some footage on […]

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Gordon Plaza Exhibit Opens at Newcomb Art Museum

In The Photographer’s Eye: An Interview with Thomas Cole

New Portrait of Louis Armstrong Appears in Central Business District

Remembering Toni Morrison: My first time reading The Bluest Eye

A Lovely Sunday For Poetry

Erica Spindler: New Orleans Crime Writer and Mistress of Intrigue

October 2019 Edition


Phillip’s Bar And Grill Comes Back Strong

For almost a century, Phillips Bar has been nestled on the corner of Maple Street and Cherokee; a charming and sophisticated spot that stands apart from others nearby. 

Sex in the Big Easy: Nymphomania – Not as Much Fun as You’d Think

Nymphomania is by no means as sexy as porn magazines would have you believe.

City Girl’s Jungle: Beginnings

City Girl’s Jungle: a column dedicated to circumnavigating the jungle that is our own thoughts and notions.

Neaux Reel Idea (Special Edition): NOLA Horror Film Festival

Still, something about a haunted house battle between a kid armed with flashlights and a being of darkness is appealing.

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