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Low Popahirum, Louisiana Edition (4-18-14)

“More than 2 million Louisianans say they have a job, an all-time high.” – KNOE “With the Lake Pontchartrain phase of the $220 million project to run a pipeline from Norco to Mississippi nearly complete, workers will soon begin drilling... (Continue reading)

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Low Popahirum, National Edition (4-18-14)

“Some time around 1,981 years ago today, the Roman authorities in Palestine executed a nut job who had been running around the countryside claiming he was the Messiah. The nut, named Jesus, was one in a long line of people... (Continue reading)

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THE EASTER POST: Leonard Cohen’s ‘Hallelujah,’ Improved

This is making its way around the internet, and it’s beautiful. The singer is Kelley Mooney, and the choir is Chorale Voce dell’ Anima led by Monette Gould. The venue? The Monument Lefebvre in Memramcook, New Brunswick, Canada. And if... (Continue reading)

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Quote Of The Day, April 18, 2014

“It’s amazing to me how many people think that voting to have the government give poor people money is compassion. Helping poor and suffering people yourself is compassion. Voting for our government to use guns to give money to help... (Continue reading)

Low Popahirum, National Edition (4-17-14)

“Putting the nation on alert against what it has described as a ‘highly credible terrorist threat,’ the FBI announced today that it has uncovered a plot by members of al-Qaeda to sit back and enjoy themselves while the United States... (Continue reading)

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Low Popahirum, Louisiana Edition (4-17-14)

“Louisiana was among the last Deep South states to turn deep red, but when it happened, it happened quickly.” – Baton Rouge Business Report “Sen. Mary Landrieu (D., La.) is coming under fire for fake footage she used in her... (Continue reading)

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Mary’s Ad Gets Panned, Mary’s Poll Numbers Stink On Ice

An ad about to hit the airwaves around the state from the folks at Keep Louisiana Working is taking a poke at Mary Landrieu’s new campaign spot about how hard she fights for the oil and gas industry, and it’s... (Continue reading)

Don Rumsfeld’s Terrific Letter To The IRS

Via Facebook. Rumsfeld apparently sends this in every year as a running protest against the ridiculously complex tax laws…... (Continue reading)

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Does Sherman Mack Look Conservative To You?

Here’s video from the debate Tuesday on HB 917, the jury trial threshold bill by Rep. Ray Garofalo which died on a motion to table with a number of Republicans sticking knives in it… Rep. Sherman Mack works against HB... (Continue reading)

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Quote Of The Day, April 17, 2014

“Prior to capitalism, the way people amassed great wealth was by looting, plundering and enslaving their fellow man. Capitalism made it possible to become wealthy by serving your fellow man.” - Walter E. Williams... (Continue reading)

Quote Of The Day, April 16, 2014

“I am telling you if there is a God, when I get to heaven I’m not stopping to be interviewed. I am heading straight in. I have earned my place in heaven. It’s not even close.” - Mike Bloomberg, whose... (Continue reading)

Low Popahirum, National Edition (4-16-14)

“A Republican congressman has introduced a bill that would stop government paychecks for officials who have been found in contempt of Congress — a move that seems designed in the short term to go after Attorney General Eric H. Holder... (Continue reading)

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Low Popahirum, Louisiana Edition (4-16-14)

“In a breaking story, a highly placed source in the Louisiana Republican Party has revealed to The Louisiana Weekly that not only has LAGOP Chairman Roger Villeré called for the resignation of Monroe Republican Congressman Vance McAllister, but, in a... (Continue reading)

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These Guys Suck. Remember Them In 2015.

The list of Republican state reps who voted with the ambulance chasers to deny you a right to a trial by jury if you get sued for under $50,000 in Louisiana is as follows… Henry Burns Bubba Chaney Patrick Connick... (Continue reading)

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Garret Graves’ Big Haul

The news about Edwin Edwards’ paltry $32,000 fundraising figure for the upcoming 6th District congressional race might have captured a majority of the headlines, but the real news seems to have come from the fact that one of the latest... (Continue reading)

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UPDATED: Edwin Edwards Has Raised Only 32K, And Here Are His Contributors

UPDATE: Did we mention that Danny Miremont is the ex-husband of Edwin Edwards’ second wife Candy? Guess not. Sorry about that. There is also an incident which well befits a Democrat donor… Aggravated Battery J-29089-08 On Friday, October 24, 2008,... (Continue reading)

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Mary Landrieu’s New ‘I’m A Big Booster Of Oil & Gas’ Ad Is A Fraud

In case it hasn’t yet invaded your TV, here is Mary Landrieu’s new ad touting her vigorous and aggressive defense of the energy industry – which almost immediately after it made its debut began getting torn to pieces for its... (Continue reading)

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Low Popahirum, Louisiana Edition (4-15-14)

“The Louisiana Senate has agreed to prohibit unmanned aircraft from flying over chemical plants, water treatment systems, telecommunications networks and other items considered ‘critical infrastructure’ in Louisiana.” – WBRZ “Disgraced Congressman Vance McAllister is learning painfully that being an outsider... (Continue reading)

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Low Popahirum, National Edition (4-15-14)

“The Democrat may no longer believe in God, the Constitution or even motherhood and apple pie, but he devoutly believes with all the faith of a 9/11 Truther in the impermeability of steel and of a Neo-Nazi in the Protocols... (Continue reading)

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Quote Of The Day, April 15, 2014

“See, leftists think when government gives money to people, it’s a form of charity. It’s not. Charity ennobles the willing giver and creates responsibility in the receiver. When government confiscates one man’s wealth to give it to another, that’s a... (Continue reading)