The INDsider - R. Reese Fuller The INDsider - R. Reese Fuller Tue, 07 Dec 21 00:00:00 -0600 en hourly 1 <![CDATA[FEMA's new trailers are tricked out?]]> FEMA's new trailers are tricked out?
FEMA unveiled new mobile homes for citizens who are victims of natural disasters, and the Associated Press declares in its headline: “FEMA ......]]>
<![CDATA[Rachel Alexandra is the early favorite]]> Rachel Alexandra is the early favorite
Rachel Alexandra is officially the early favorite for Saturday's Preakness Stakes, and Calvin Borel will be riding her. There's been ......]]>
<![CDATA[Vitter's throwing another TEA party]]> Vitter's throwing another TEA party
What's a senator to do while he's blocking the nomination of the new head of FEMA and it's less than a month from hurricane season, The New York Times tells him to “get ......]]>
<![CDATA[HBO picks up Treme]]> HBO picks up Treme
There will be a new TV series about life in post-Katrina New Orleans, but this time it won't come from the folks at Fox, but rather from HBO. According to Variety ......]]>
<![CDATA[Bo-Rail strikes again]]> Bo-Rail strikes again
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<![CDATA[The Road Home gets new contractor]]> The Road Home gets new contractor
Louisiana's contract with ICF International, which has been much maligned for its handling of the Road Home program, is set to expire in June. Yesterday ......]]>
<![CDATA[Solar car rolls into New Orleans, gets burglarized]]> Solar car rolls into New Orleans, gets burglarized
Marcelo da Luz drove his solar-powered car into New Orleans on Sunday, with a support crew trailing him. But The Times-Picayune reports that after ......]]>
<![CDATA[Pete Seeger recounts rebuff in Lafayette]]> Pete Seeger recounts rebuff in Lafayette
This weekend in an interview during the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, Pete ......]]>
<![CDATA[David Duke booted from Czech Republic]]> David Duke booted from Czech Republic
David Duke, the former KKK Grand Wizard and Louisiana representative, was expelled from the Czech Republic by government officials over the weekend. Duke had been scheduled to give a ......]]>
<![CDATA[Barred in the bar? Smokers under siege]]> Barred in the bar? Smokers under siege
If paying nearly $6 a pack doesn't get you to quit smoking cigarettes, Louisiana lawmakers just might. One of the last bastions of smokedom — the bar — is now under fire. Rep. Gary Smith of Norco wants to ban smoking in bars, too, ......]]>