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New Orleans Gets (Even More) International

We already know that New Orleans is one of the few true American melting pots of international origins–probably because it’s a very old port city. That very aspect of the Crescent City is what keeps people coming back to visit over and over again. But the folks at Social Renaissance and World Swirl Productions have [...]

YouTube du Jour: That’s it? That’s good! Mmm, Daiquiris… Tales of the Cocktail

New Orleans is currently in the middle of our annual daiquiri season. Teaching camp this summer involved my driving six miles through Chalmette, past roughly two dozen daiquiri shops — several of them with drive-through windows. After hot and stressful days attempting to teach kids who wanted only summer play, it was hard not to [...]