Bob Mann says Louisiana's higher ed higher ups will roll over for minimal kibble. Also today, a stroll through the Angola museum and this week in stupid. Happy Friday!

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Gerald Boudreaux launched his campaign for the state Senate District 24 seat during a packed-house event Friday in Carencro.
Lafayette has joined the ridesharing revolution with the arrival of Uber, bringing another option for residents in need of a ride.
A granddaughter of New Orleans Saints and Pelicans owner Tom Benson says a lawsuit filed against her grandfather by his estranged heirs is unwarranted and is unnecessarily humiliating the 87-year-old.
The state labor department figures released Friday show the initial claims decreased to 2,531 from the previous week's total of 2,987. For the comparable week a year earlier, there were 2,220 claims.
The windfall in coastal-restoration money Louisiana hopes to gain from the Deepwater Horizon disaster took at least a $240 million hit last week when a federal judge ruled that BP spilled 3.19 million barrels into the Gulf of Mexico, not the 4.19 million claimed by the federal government.
Drago’s is back in town scouting locations — a story first reported by ABiz in 2012 — and has narrowed its decision to three potential sites.