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First things first – Who Dat!?! It was like it ought be in the Superdome Monday night. The Saints beat the Eagles, keeping our play-off hopes alive for another week. Quarterback Drew Brees has thrown at least one touchdown pass in … Continue reading
After a week of Treme withdrawal, the show returned with its Mardi Gras episode. Looks like the rumor the finale would take place at Mardi Gras must have been a misunderstanding, I’m guessing the finale takes place on St. Joseph’s Day, Super Sunday – the day of the almighty Mardi Gras Indians. I can’t wait! Continue reading
I’ve heard of flowers so rare and beautiful that they only really show themselves one day a year. The Mardi Gras Indians are like those rare flowers, elusive and spectacular. “Super Sunday,” coordinated with St. Joseph’s day, is the day the Indians bloom into color-saturated plumage and intricately beaded works of artistic storytelling.