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NONSTOP TRAGEDIES IN LOUISIANA!
NONSTOP TRAGEDIES IN LOUISIANA!

An old out-of-state friend called to touch base, and asked, “how are y’all doing down there?” I told him we were hanging in there, in spite of what seems to be one confrontation...

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RAIN, RAIN, GO AWAY IN LOUISIANA!
RAIN, RAIN, GO AWAY IN LOUISIANA!

“What has happened down here is the winds have changed Clouds roll in from the north and it started to rain The river rose all day The river rose all night Louisiana, Louisiana...

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HE’S BAAAACK – DAVID DUKE!
HE’S BAAAACK – DAVID DUKE!

No matter how hard Louisiana tries, it just cannot shake entanglements with David Duke. Some would call it a noose. But whatever, Duke is back gaining a lot of press as a candidate for U. S....

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THESE ARE TRYING TIMES IN BATON ROUGE!
THESE ARE TRYING TIMES IN BATON ROUGE!

Early Sunday mornings are a quiet time for me.  I’m generally at a local coffee house in Baton Rouge looking over the morning papers for ideas to discuss on my mid-morning syndicated...

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FORTY-EIGHT YEARS OF POLITICAL CONVENTIONS!
FORTY-EIGHT YEARS OF POLITICAL CONVENTIONS!

 Some 4000 Republican delegates and party officials are converging in Cleveland this week, with Democrats heading for Philadelphia the following week. The old process of picking national...

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A KILLING IN BATON ROUGE!
A KILLING IN BATON ROUGE!

There is a perception around the country that high profile shootings are considered the norm in Louisiana. Nine police officers were killed in the line of duty last year, more than in any other...

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EDUCATIONAL REFORM IGNORED IN LOUISIANA!
EDUCATIONAL REFORM IGNORED IN LOUISIANA!

With a major national election just a month away, the stakes continue to get higher.  A well-educated workforce is the key to pulling the country out of the present economic doldrums. ...

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LOUISIANA BEHIND ON INTERNET ACCESS!
LOUISIANA BEHIND ON INTERNET ACCESS!

  Newspapers are in trouble all across America.  A recent ax to fall is in New Orleans where The Times-Picayune has cut back to publishing three days a week. The reason is simple...

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LESSONS LEARNED: BASEBALL AND POLITICS!
LESSONS LEARNED: BASEBALL AND POLITICS!

Now that basketball is over, baseball season is in full swing.  My college home team LSU just lost a heartbreaker that kept them from going to the college world series.  I’m a...

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ARE PROSECUTORS ABOVE THE LAW IN LOUISIANA?
ARE PROSECUTORS ABOVE THE LAW IN LOUISIANA?

Jim Brown Sunday's 12pm-2pm on NewsRadio 1150 WJBO

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