Posts tagged "new orleans"

The Obamas Are Starting An Education Initiative For Girls Around The World

Malala Yousafzai has inspired the Obamas to start a new initiative to support education for girls around the world. [Washington Post]
Vice President Biden will be the headline speaker…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 3, 2015 - 6:25 pm

This Hurricane Katrina Documentary Is About More Than Just A Storm

When Hurricane Katrina hit, director/producer and former New Orleans resident Rennik Soholt watched the footage of the flooding in horror with the rest of America. Close friends were still trapped…

Claire Hannum | February 21, 2015 - 9:00 am

Cab Driver Allegedly Rapes Sleeping Woman, Returns Lost Wallet, Wants A Cookie

A New Orleans cab driver would much prefer that you focus on the fact he returned a man’s lost wallet and didn’t accept the reward and not that he…

Jessica Wakeman | May 13, 2013 - 6:30 pm

Channing Tatum Is Opening “Magic Mike”-Themed Bar In New Orleans

Be still, my heart! Channing Tatum purchased a “brothel-style pub” in New Orleans called Saints and Sinners, which he is doin’ up “Magic Mike”-style with an all-male revue. Frisky…

Jessica Wakeman | August 2, 2012 - 6:00 pm

Nicolas Cage Arrested For Domestic Abuse

Nicolas Cage was arrested for domestic abuse in New Orleans when he allegedly shoved his wife on the street early this morning. A “very drunk” Cage was reportedly arguing with…

Jessica Wakeman | April 16, 2011 - 5:30 pm

Frisky Q&A: Bryan Batt, AKA Salvatore Romano On “Mad Men”

It would be easy to hate Bryan Batt.

He breathes the same air as Jon Hamm, playing the closeted gay art director Salvatore Romano on “Mad Men.” He…

Jessica Wakeman | September 15, 2010 - 4:30 pm

Brad Pitt For Mayor Of New Orleans?

Since Hurricane Katrina, Brad Pitt’s “Make it Right” foundation has helped so many New…

Nikki Dowling | August 13, 2009 - 8:30 pm

Hurricane Gustav: To Those Of You In Its Way, We’re Thinking Of You

New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin has called it the storm of the century. After the wreckage left in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, we here at The Frisky join the…

The Frisky | August 31, 2008 - 11:00 pm

The Frisky Guidebook: The Big Easy

A new saying is showing up all over New Orleans these days – Soul is waterproof. After 10 minutes in this unique city, you’ll see just how true that is.

Catherine Bassett | August 14, 2008 - 4:30 pm

New Orleans: The Big (Vag)-Easy

Yesterday we had a post about a vagina shaped couch. Today we discovered that New Orleans will be the site of a special 10th Anniversary performance of The Vagina Monologues

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 17, 2008 - 6:00 pm