Monthly Archives: November 2011

Improbable Drives

Several years ago Greta Van Sustern gave the keynote address at the Ruston Peach Festival. She started a funny story about her trip to New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina with the question: “Does everybody in Louisiana know each other?” We all laughed. … Continue reading

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Late Night with Laura

Don’t you just hate it when you wake up early or can’t go to sleep because you have the most fantastic, fabulous idea and it won’t leave your brain? No need to get up and write it down because it … Continue reading

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Crack, Snapple and Pop!

Nobody told me that when I got old my joints would sound off in the morning like milk hitting a bowl full of rice crispies. The same people who failed to fully disclose the perils of aging are now trying … Continue reading

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Trending Now – Earthquakes and Gumbo

Earthquakes in Oklahoma… what’s up with that? Weird. In other strange news, I was cold yesterday. It was 73 degrees and I was cold. Write that down: Game of the century, earthquakes in OK, and Laura was cold. I heard … Continue reading

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Pickup Lines—the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

It’s not what you think! At the beginning of the school year, parents were strongly encouraged to attend an informational meeting where the administration discussed how the cows were going to eat the cabbage. In addition to the annual butt-numbing … Continue reading

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