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Posts in category “Louisiana”

LA Tea Party: ‘Common Core Turns Your Children Gay’

According to a shock-and-outrage press release from the Tea Party Of Louisiana, …

Posted August 19th, 2014

‘True Detective’: Walker Percy Noir

Over the weekend, Julie and I watched the pilot episode of True …

Posted August 18th, 2014

Nigeria & Louisiana: Poor & Corrupt — But Happier Than Where You Live

Tim Urban spent 10 days in Nigeria and writes about what he …

Posted August 13th, 2014

‘Vote For The Crook. It’s Important’ — Part Deux?

According to a delightful link sent by a reader, David Wasserman, the …

Posted July 31st, 2014

It’s New Orleans, Baby

Overheard this conversation at a coffee shop on Magazine Street this morning: …

Posted July 24th, 2014

View From Your Late Night Pop-Up Cochon De Lait

Julie and I had turned in for the evening, just shy of …

Posted July 20th, 2014

The Figs Are Here

  It’s the most wonderful time of the year for fig lovers. …

Posted July 17th, 2014

Vance Romance Is Back! You’re Welcome, America

America, you count on Louisiana to bring you the most entertaining dirtbag …

Posted June 30th, 2014

Freedom Riders Ride Again

Several of us had an extraordinary meeting yesterday afternoon at the coffee …

Posted June 25th, 2014

Southern Tenebrae

I’m sitting here in my armchair, listening to the crickets chirping in …

Posted June 14th, 2014

Walker Percy Weekend: See You In 2015

Just got home from a postgame analysis meeting of the Walker Percy …

Posted June 12th, 2014

‘Drunk And Loved, Perfect And Unrushed’

Here’s a magical piece of writing by Sam Anderson, on the art …

Posted June 10th, 2014

What Are They Saying About Walker Percy Weekend?

Last night I wrote to Mary Pratt Percy Lobdell, one of Walker …

Posted June 9th, 2014

The People In My Town

And so, the festival is over. We ate like Cajun kings last …

Posted June 8th, 2014

Walker Percy Bourbon Tour: ‘This Is So Daddy’

You meet the nicest people at the Walker Percy Weekend, especially on …

Posted June 7th, 2014

Visiting My Church On Walker Percy Weekend

Some people headed to town for Walker Percy Weekend have asked me …

Posted June 7th, 2014

Crawfish With Walker Percy

Well, if you weren’t here tonight, you missed a great time. Above, …

Posted June 6th, 2014