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Posts in category “Louisiana”

Stupid Louisiana, Smart Louisiana

Here is stupid Louisiana: The Louisiana House rejected legislation Tuesday that would …

Posted April 15th, 2014

An ‘Only In Louisiana’ Newspaper Headline

Breaking news from the Baton Rouge Advocate: Holy Week crawfish supply should …

Posted April 11th, 2014

Louisiana Legislature Screws Up On ‘State Book’

A legislative committee has moved a bill that would name the Bible …

Posted April 11th, 2014

Vance Romance’s Next Moves

Um, this ain’t gone work: U.S. Rep. Vance McAllister’s top aide said …

Posted April 9th, 2014

Walker Percy Weekend Selling Out

  Great news: today we passed the halfway mark in advance ticket …

Posted April 3rd, 2014

Walker Percy Weekend: The Early Bird Gets The Crawfish

  So, out at Pepperdine this week, I finally met Wilfred “Bill” …

Posted March 29th, 2014

George Rodrigue & Walker Percy

  Through the generosity of Wendy Rodrigue and her husband the artist …

Posted March 22nd, 2014

Walker Percy & The Gator Pit

In Grand Rapids this week, I happened to mention St. Francisville’s gator …

Posted March 19th, 2014

EWE: Gift Of The Political Gods

I, for one, am about to wet my pants with glee over …

Posted March 18th, 2014

Somebody’s Missing The Point

Lent in south Louisiana, cher. A priest friend sends this snapshot in …

Posted March 14th, 2014

The Book That Didn’t Change Walker Percy’s Life

A Walker Percy fan wrote to us at the Walker Percy Weekend …

Posted March 10th, 2014

Hog Fest 2014

I’ve just arrived home from Hog Fest 2014, an annual pig roast …

Posted March 8th, 2014

Got Your Walker Percy Weekend Tickets?

A quick note to let you know that we’re moving tickets to …

Posted March 6th, 2014

The Whole World Is The Prytania Theater

A reader sends this from a balcony overlooking Bourbon Street this afternoon. …

Posted March 4th, 2014

Tickets Available For Walker Percy Weekend

Wow, folks, it’s official. This just out: Good food, craft beer and …

Posted February 28th, 2014

The Eternal Edwin Edwards

One of my wife’s Facebook friends posted yesterday a photo of herself …

Posted February 21st, 2014

Archbishop To Builders: Abortion Mill Or Church?

The Roman Catholic Archbishop of New Orleans has issued an ultimatum to …

Posted February 14th, 2014