Potholes vs Pizza: A Video Report

Our beat video reporter Joe Boals with the scoop on Domino’s Pizza helping to fix our streets:

August 17, 2018
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What to do in New Orleans: A Series Pt. 12 – Coffeehouse Culture

Nolan Storey – Editor in Chief /Contributing Writer There is so much going on in NOLA this weekend (of 08/17/18) that it can seem nearly impossible to decide what to do. This is the twelfth edition of a weekly series in which we here at Big Easy Magazine give suggestions on fun ways to spend…

August 17, 2018
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Events! August 17th-19th

By Nolan Storey – Editor in Chief / Contributing Writer Another work week has ended and we have finally reached the weekend!  There is so much to do in this wonderful city of ours that it can seem impossible to choose what to do!  Have no fear!  We here at Big Easy Magazine have handpicked…

August 17, 2018
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No Daylight – 1

By Adam Albaari – Contributing Writer   *This is part 1 of a 5 part series.   On the morning Zizek contacted me, I’d already noticed the strange emails in my inbox. He told me that I had no concern for alarm, but that I should meet him at, “a coffee shop that doesn’t have…

August 15, 2018
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To Get Her

By Tyree C. Worthy – Contributing Poet     Be Playful But not immature Exude strength But don’t overbear Show interest Nothing shallow though Bond for real Not for nuts Practice faith And lose fiction Don’t say love And live otherwise Shed the weapons. They no longer serve you. Be her protector. Therein lies your…

August 15, 2018
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SAINTS 2018 PRE-SEASON: 7 Players to Watch vs. Arizona Cardinals

By Barry Hirstius – Contributing Writer   The New Orleans Saints open the home part of their 2018 NFL Pre-Season schedule this Friday Night, when they host the NFC West Division opponent Arizona Cardinals at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Kick-off is scheduled for 8 p.m. Eastern / 7 p.m. Central and will be televised locally in…

August 14, 2018
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The Louisiana Execution

Adam Albaari –Contributing Writer The Attorney General of Louisiana, Jeff Landry, has recently announced that he plans on bringing back more diverse options to the implementation of the death penalty if the problems relating to lethal injection are not solved. Many progressives consider this a massive regression in a state that the larger Union already…

August 14, 2018
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An Interview That’s ALMOST READY

By Bill Arceneaux – Lead Content Writer Al Champagne, for as long as I’ve been Facebook friends with him, has been promoting his close to being finished documentary Almost Ready, about the New Orleans punk rock scene in the 70s and 80s. With some teasers of interviews released and snippets of photos taken, it’s certainly…

August 14, 2018
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Neaux Reel Idea: What Is BLACKkKLANSMAN?

By Bill Arceneaux – Lead Content Writer Spike Lee’s latest film and condemnation, BlacKkKlansman, isn’t really a comedy. Sure, it’s been marketed as one. Sure, its title brings to mind Dave Chappelle’s infamous/hilarious skit from over a decade ago. And sure, one of the best ways to take away the power of racists is to…

August 14, 2018
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EVENTS! For August 10th – 12th

By Bill Arceneaux – Lead Content Writer My goodness, we’ve made it through another week, haven’t we? This computer simulation we call reality keeps throwing us curve ball after curve ball, especially in the city we call big and easy. From shifty buffoons known as leaders to lowly paid and poorly managed cooks known as…

August 10, 2018
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