'Daily Report' Week in Review: LSU confirms it has been approached about annexing into B.R. … Baton Rouge General keeps an eye on St. George incorporation effort … Ruling on Rouzan shakes up TND status, smart growth proponents … and more
As first reported by Daily Report, LSU confirmed this week that university officials have been approached about petitioning...
DATE: February 28, 2014 | CATEGORY: News
With crawfish season just underway, the LSU AgCenter says many myths about cooking the iconic south Louisiana crustaceans still persist. Ray McClain, LSU AgCenter crawfish researcher at the Rice Research Station near Crowley, says one of the myths...
DATE: February 24, 2014 | CATEGORY: Daily Report
News roundup: Halliburton manager gets probation in Gulf spill case … Insurance through work? Health law affects you too … Gates predicts almost no poor countries left by 2035
Sentenced: A former Halliburton manager was sentenced today to one year of probation for destroying evidence in the aftermath of BP's massive 2010 oil spill in the Gulf. Anthony Badalamenti, of Katy, Texas, had faced a maximum of...
DATE: January 21, 2014 | CATEGORY: Daily Report
The Horatio Alger myth—that hard work and pluck will lift a person from dire circumstances to enviable success—is more than 150 years old, but as The Wall Street Journal reports, it has staying power. In fact, according to new...
DATE: November 11, 2013 | CATEGORY: Daily Report
Among the many poignant observations Balzac makes about art within his often-cited short story "The Unknown Masterpiece" is a cautionary tale about closing one's self off from the outside world in order to create; that in fact, the myth of the lone...
DATE: May 31, 2013 | CATEGORY: News (225)
In his recent—and completely essential—talk on the state of cinema at the San Francisco International Film Festival, director Steven Soderbergh described his ideal (utopian,...
DATE: May 08, 2013 | CATEGORY: The Movie Filter
Such a rare sight is Derek Cianfrance's familial epic The Place Beyond the Pines, it is with great ease that it buries itself inside of you, it haunts you, or as Ryan Gosling's inked-up motorcycle maniac "Handsome Luke" would say, it "sticks...
DATE: April 10, 2013 | CATEGORY: The Movie Filter
Sunday is the last day to discover that dreams really do come true in the exhibition Once Upon a Time at the LSU Museum of Art. This exhibition takes you on a magical exploration of fairy tale-themed artworks that allude to some of the best...
DATE: February 06, 2013 | CATEGORY: (Weekender) Arts
"Every morning in Africa a gazelle wakes up. This gazelle knows it must run faster than the fastest lion, or it will be killed.
DATE: January 31, 2013 | CATEGORY: News (225)
Join artist, writer and musician William Osborne at the Bocage location of Latte e Miele for a talk that dispels the myths of creativity while shining a light on the creative process and the power of the connected creative community. Friday, 8:30...
DATE: January 23, 2013 | CATEGORY: (Weekender) Events
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