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Under Pressure, Nungesser

Peter Athas on epistolary madness in New Orleans and Billy Nungesser’s apology.

Hell Of A Spell

Peter Athas on Tony Spell’s death tabernacle, John Neely Kennedy being stuck on stupid, Kevin Allman’s crusade against Mardi Gras misinformation, and other signs of our troubled times.

As Trump Declares Emergency Over Coronavirus, Disgraced Former Louisiana DHH Secretary Shares the Stage

Only four years ago, Greenstein was reportedly struggling to find a job and staring at nine felony indictments related to his role in awarding a lucrative state Medicaid contract to a former employer.

Ode To Elizabeth Warren & Other Strong Women

Peter Athas on Elizabeth Warren, Mary Landrieu, Lindy Boggs, and his mother.

Top Donelon Donor Found Guilty of Attempting to Bribe NC Insurance Commissioner

Greg Lindberg, who was convicted on political corruption charges in North Carolina, donated at least $25,000 to Louisiana Insurance Commissioner Jim Donelon, who had approved Lindberg's acquisition of two life insurance companies.