Louisiana Superdome

  • Blogs

    June 28, 2011

    Essence Music Festival 2011: What to Expect, What to See and More

    ​The Essence Music Festival is the premiere mainstream R&B festival -- but its ambitious scope encompasses a whole lot more. The main events are evening concerts with more than 40 household-name acts in R&B, urban contemporary, soul, hip hop and jazz, including mainstage shows stacked with hea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2010

    AP Tries to Put Gulf Oil Spill in Perspective, Fails Miserably

    Image sourceThe Count. Now an AP scribe?‚ÄčIs constant bad news about the Deepwater Horizon oil spill getting you down? Then take heart in the fact that all the gooey black stuff washing up on white sand beaches, ravaging Louisiana marshlands, and choking pelicans to death wouldn't even fill the Sup ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 7, 2009

    BCS Bowls: Cause for a Fiesta or Just the Same BCS Bunk?

    Will more dissapointments be churned in this year's bowls?‚ÄčThe college football regular season is at its end, with the exception of an Army-Navy game next weekend, now we wait for the plethora of meaningless bowls in coming weeks.The Bowl Championship Series relies on a combination of polls and ca ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 17, 2009

    Fear and Loathing in Collinsville: In Search of the "Real" Randy 'The Ram' Robinson

    In the movie The Wrestler, Necro Butcher memorably assaults his opponent Randy "The Ram" Robinson (played by actor Mickey Rourke) with a staple gun, barbed wire and plate-glass window.  And while Rourke is no longer manhandling "heels" inside the square circle, Butcher remains a very real wrest ... More >>

  • News

    September 12, 2007

    End Zone

    Battered by the pounding they took on the gridiron, former players say the National Football League has abandoned them.

  • News

    February 6, 2002

    Muddy Water Runs Past Them

    Two cities linked by politics, sports, problems -- but not style

  • News

    January 30, 2002

    This Is Not God's Team

    Love the Rams, but let's keep it earthly