Posts Tagged: new orleans

Master P

Master P Wants to be NBA’s First Hip Hop Coach

Master P is campaigning for the head coach job with the New Orleans Pelicans. P spoke with TMZ saying, “They gotta do something different, unique. You look at Tim Tebow, they brought him to play as a tight end because they looking at times is changing. The NBA is entertainment. I think it’s time for me to be… Read more »

Drew Brees Apologizes For “Insensitive Remarks” Regarding Kneeling Protests

Drew Brees Apologizes For “Insensitive Remarks” Regarding Kneeling Protests New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees apologized on Thursday for comments about players potentially taking a knee in protest of police brutality in the upcoming 2020 NFL season. His apology on Instagram said in part, “I would like to apologize to my friends, teammates, the City of… Read more »

ray nagin

Ex-New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin Released From Prison

This certainly is “hot” off the press. According to Ex-New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin has been released from prison, due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.  He was indicted in 2013 for charges of wire fraud, money laundering, and bribery that took place during his political career.  He was sentenced to 10 years in federal prison… Read more »

Mass Shooting Strikes Bayou Classic Weekend in New Orleans; 11 Wounded

Eleven people were wounded — 2 critically — in an overnight mass shooting on Canal Street in New Orleans’ famed French Quarter. So far no arrests have been made according to New Orleans Police Superintendent Shaun Ferguson. Ferguson told reporters that police patrols were already on heightened alert for this weekend’s Bayou Classic, the annual… Read more »


Essence Fest To Last Longer for 50th Anniversary

Essence Fest To Last Longer For 50th Anniversary.  Now we can party all week long instead of on weekend.   To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the festival, the party will go on for a full week instead of just a weekend.   The dates are July 1st through 5th.  The announcement came with the news that… Read more »