Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “New Orleans”

Because New Orleans. No Other Reason Necessary

Mickey Easterling, a grande dame of New Orleans party-giving, died last week …

Posted April 23rd, 2014

The Whole World Is The Prytania Theater

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

Posted March 4th, 2014

Archbishop To Builders: Abortion Mill Or Church?

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

Posted February 14th, 2014

Ray Nagin Is A Crook. The Jury Says So.

The former New Orleans mayor was convicted of multiple fraud, bribery, and …

Posted February 12th, 2014

View From Your Table

That’s No. 1 Son at Taqueria Corona on Magazine Street, trying to …

Posted November 29th, 2013

View From Your Thanksgiving Table

We just returned from an Italian Thanksgiving lunch at Domenica, in New …

Posted November 28th, 2013

View From Your Table

  Man, you shoulda been here. I had raw oysters tonight at …

Posted November 27th, 2013

View From Your Table

Posted October 16th, 2013

Katrina Cops Go Back To Square One

This is a shocker, a real shocker: Citing “grotesque prosecutorial misconduct” on …

Posted September 17th, 2013

How Should We Regard Southern Decadence?

This is Southern Decadence weekend in New Orleans. Decadence is a gay …

Posted September 2nd, 2013

Young Black Victims Of Liberal Dogma

Boy, does this just chap my backside: The U.S. Justice Department is …

Posted August 27th, 2013

Staring Down The Boogey Man With Dante & Albert Murray

Yesterday in New Orleans I had a long lunch with the actor …

Posted August 22nd, 2013

Louisiana: A State Of Mind

An old friend who lives overseas came by to visit today. We …

Posted August 3rd, 2013

View From Your Table

This is at the Napoleon House. The drink on the right is …

Posted August 1st, 2013

Racial Profiling & Community Order

I’m going to be away from the keys for much of this …

Posted July 30th, 2013

A Trayvon For New Orleans?

That’s what some are saying about the case of a white homeowner …

Posted July 27th, 2013

Culture And A City’s Future

Continuing the conversation about the role local culture plays in the economic …

Posted July 24th, 2013