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Wednesday, November 30/The Orpheum Theater (129 Roosevelt Way): Food can be many things in New Orleans, including inspiration for great art. Well, The Orpheum Theater will be hosting Jambalaya, the Musical, by award-winning creator Nancy Gregory, on November 30 at ... Read More »

Food Porn: Confessions of an egg hacktivist

The author's "Healthy McMuffin": turkey, egg, Sriracha and avocado. Eat that, clown.

The time has come once again, my friends, to discuss that perfect, beautiful, indispensible food without which life would be naught but shallow, melancholy grayness: the egg. Ah, the egg. I've discussed this Platonic ideal of a foodstuff ... Read More »

Know Louisiana: The Battle of New Orleans

(Tennessee State Library Photography Collection)

January 8 marks the 200th anniversary of the Battle of New Orleans. Our partners at, the Digital Encyclopedia of Louisiana, have an extensive entry on the events in Chalmette in 1815. The Battle of New Orleans, fought ... Read More »

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