What's the root of all America's problems? Could it be - Gay Satan? One guy with the AFA thinks so. Also today, Alford predicts a budget war, and the Daily Beast writes about Bobby Jindal's "love affair with hate." Happy Hump Day y'all!

Read the flipping paper

A full slate of workshops and other events centered around the comprehensive master plan will take place next week at sites around the Hub City.
With the state grappling with deep budget problems, Gov. Bobby Jindal is proposing to strip financing from a fund that only months ago he described as among his top priorities.
Louisiana now ties for the sixth-highest jobless rate among the states.
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.
South African company says it’s delaying plans for its $14 billion project near Lake Charles.
Lafayette-based MidSouth Bank released its earnings report Tuesday for the fourth quarter of 2014, possibly showing the first signs of impact from the ongoing oil price drop.
She says maybe it’s the predictability of knowing the next bend in the road. But, whatever the case it’s bettering a tough situation. Seth is not alone. Reports of children on the autism spectrum responding to communication with Siri and other technology-based audio communication have been cropping up in the media.
Mardi Gras is more than a day around here. It's a season. Dozens of balls and events that mean dressing to the nines. Think you've got the carnival season all planned out?