ESPN’s Scoop Jackson has the scoop on why you should be in New Orleans (where I’m heading) instead of Miami for the Super Bowl.
After spending the weekend in New Orleans and watching the historic Saints NFC Championship victory against the Vikings on Sunday, local real estate exec Bill Bacqué penned the following prayer yesterday.
Lifelong environmentalist and Bas Clas founder Steve Picou will give a one-hour presentation on Jan. 23 at the Southside Library on “How to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint.” A carbon footprint is a measure of the impact that groups, corporations, and individuals have on the environment and on climate change. Picou’s presentation will detail how it all relates to the amount of greenhouse gases produced in our daily lives through burning fossil fuels used in electricity, heating, and transportation. In addition, Picou will also address the economic implications and opportunities these threats create for humanity.
New Orleans native and multi-platinum rapper Lil' Wayne will be pulling against his hometown team Sunday during the NFC Championship Game against the Minnesota Vikings. Weezy, it turns out, is a big Brett Favre fan, according to an interview he did with MTV.
Much has been made of the New Orleans Saints’ prolific offense and riverboat gambling defense. But the real story of the Saints is a four-year saga that is intricately woven into the tapestry of the Crescent City’s recovery from Hurricane Katrina. That the Saints have earned two trips to the NFC Championship Game in as many years is lagniappe.
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