Author Archives: Bettye Anding

About Bettye Anding

Bettye Anding is a former editor of the Living section of The States-Item (for those of you who remember New Orleans' former afternoon daily) and later The Times Picayune. She wrote Silver Threads for the TP until her retirement a few years back, and now writes it for NolaVie. In it, she ponders, with humor, the ins and outs of living the senior life in New Orleans. Email comments to her at

Silver Threads: Drive

Bettye Anding wonders about these "emotionally responsive" self-driving cars that were at the technology trade show in Las Vegas. Do they know what kinds of emotions they will be dealing with in New Orleans? She thinks not! Read More »

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