Brad Pitt makes it right on the cover of Architectural Digest
It doesn’t hurt that he’s one of the best looking guys on the planet. Brad Pitt and his Make It Right project to help rebuild New Orleans’ lower Ninth Ward is the cover story of the January issue of Architectural Digest. His innovative houses, designed by some of the most influential architects in the world are going up, replacing traditional homes washed away by the flood waters of Hurricane Katrina. With solar panels, tankless water heaters, “green” building elements, and an elevation high enough to withstand another flood, families who lost their houses will return to safer, more sustainable homes. To read the article, click here. You have to register with AD, but it’s free, then you can read the entire story.
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.