There’s A Brand New David Vitter Scandal, And This Time It Doesn’t Involve Hookers

Yesterday, John Bel Edwards gathered the most votes in Louisiana’s “jungle primary” for governor. Against three major candidates, all Republicans, John Bel Edwards managed to win 40% of the vote which means he will face David Vitter in a showdown next month. The fact that Mr. Edwards got 40% of the vote and has a […]

Rick Perry Says That Unlike Obama, He Will Heal America – By Stopping Abortion

The anti-abortion National Right To Life Committee is having their annual convention this year in New Orleans. I know this because my very conservative Catholic mother is going, I’ve been hearing about it for weeks, and now she’s thrilled because my sister scored her tickets to a prayer breakfast tomorrow with Ms. Kay from the […]

Steve Scalise And The KKK: An Uncomfortable Match Made In Louisiana

The Steve Scalise story just keeps getting more and more interesting. It certainly hasn’t helped him that Kenny Knight, an admitted racist and close associate of David Duke, has tried to make excuses for him and say that Scalise didn’t speak to that Neo-Nazi conference in New Orleans back in 2002. By the way, this […]

This New Orleans man shot an unarmed black teen 30 feet away. Is this the next Trayvon case?

Outside of the New Orleans area the Merritt Landry case has gone largely unnoticed, but it is shaping up to be the next case in which an NRA-backed “Stand Your Ground” law will be in the media spotlight. This case and the George Zimmerman case have some similarities, and it will very likely be picked […]