This month’s Italian Vogue magazine features an unusual choice of fashion.The August issue, titled "The Latest Wave," features supermodel Kristen McMenamy as an oil-slicked victim of the BP Gulf spill. Fragile as a pelican weighted down with black crude, McMenamy is photographed pasted down to a rocky beach, or grounded in the sand, choking on contaminated water. The shoot, captioned "Oil and Water," is designed to make an environmental statement. Take a look at it here.
There will soon be a whole lot of shakin’ going on at Benny’s Sportshack Supplement Depot, a new concept by Opelousas native Benny Nele. Located at 2002 Johnston St., the supplement shop, smoothie bar and café, featuring hot off the press paninis and wraps, plans to open in late May.
Philip deMahy Sr., a once respected New Iberia ad exec, was sentenced May 2 to spend the next two years (he faced up to 100 years) in a state penitentiary after state and federal investigators found dozens of images depicting children engaged in lewd sexual acts on his personal computer.