Tag Archives: New Orleans

“A Damn Shame Moment” – Boot on Ambulance Edition

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So this edition of “A Damn Shame Moment” will be a bit longer than the others simply because this has been by far the worst of them all. While sitting at work at the hospital, I was told about a story … Continue reading

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Artistry, Photography, and Poetry – The Ugly Show by Black Ice

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In keeping with the previous powerful & thought-provoking post by The Audacity of Dope!, I’m posting a piece I came across a while back but never got around to adding it to the site. It touches on the infamous Hurricane … Continue reading

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We Made It: Ode to New Orleans

Shout out to one of my art heroes Ms. Sunni Patterson. This poem still stands as one of my favorite pieces of art and I dedicate the posting as she did the poem to the people of New Orleans, and the … Continue reading

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Christian Scott Quintet: Half Jazz Band, Half Amazing

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Where do I even begin. Just last night in this great Metropolis we call New York City I had the pleasure of going to the world famous Blue Note Jazz club to see New Orleans’ own Christian Scott aka Christian … Continue reading

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Stolen – Movie Trailer

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This movie caught my eye for 2 reasons. 1) It stars Nicolas Cage and 2) it’s filmed in a place near and dear to my heart, New Orleans. I could tell within the first 16 seconds of the trailer because … Continue reading

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Some HBCU Love

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I received an email from one of my frat brothers today about the top HBCUs in 2012. I was happy to see that our alma mater, none other than Xavier University of Louisiana, was tied for #5 of the 50 schools listed. Although … Continue reading

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Mystikal is BACK!!

So as some of you know, Mystikal is in my eyes the COOLEST RAPPER EVER next to Snizzle Dizzle! So it turns out that now he is signed with the Cash Money crew and has a new song!!! But first, … Continue reading

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The Success of Ignorance…

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While riding in the car yesterday, I hear a story about a NFL player insulting two cities in the U.S. and doing it in a very brash way. Jared Allen, a defensive end for the Minnesota Vikings, did everything in … Continue reading

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OLD SCHOOL NEW ORLEANS BOUNCE!!

So when I was in undergrad at the ILLUSTRIOUS Xavier University of Louisiana, legions of folks would come from out of town to my hometown New Orleans to attend XU and they would all be pleasantly surprised by the New … Continue reading

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