Posts Tagged ‘new orleans’

Chewbaccus Krew

Friday, March 2nd, 2012

These Baccanaliens celebrate Mardi Gras, scifi-mashup style in New Orleans. Found at YouTube from wired via Julio Ojeda-Zapata.

BP Blocking Media Access To New Orleans Beaches

Sunday, June 13th, 2010

New Orleans TV station WDSU TV tries to interview BP workers on the beaches but are blocked from doing so by private security guards contracted by British Petroleum. Since when does a foreign company have the power and authority to censor United States media? Found at YouTube from fal2grace.

Gulf Oil Spill Videos

Thursday, May 6th, 2010

Raw video of the Gulf Oil Spill hitting the mouth of the Mississippi River. Found at YouTube from timesofearth.

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Treme Trailers

Wednesday, April 21st, 2010

From the creators of The Wire, Treme is HBO’s newest dramatic series and I’m seriously getting into it. Set in post-Katrina New Orleans, the program follows the lives of it’s residents as they attempt to rebuild their lives. And of course there’s music…lots of wonderful music. If you like music, you ought to check out the music blog.

Treme Trailer #1

Found at YouTube from HBO.

Treme Trailer #2

Found at YouTube from HBO.

Treme Trailer #3

Found at YouTube from HBO.

Trouble The Water Trailer

Thursday, January 28th, 2010

Watched this last night on cable. Got me all pissed off about Katria again. It’s very, very good, though. Found at YouTube from ZeitgeistFilms.

Larry Platt: Vikings Gonna WIN With Their Pants On The Ground!

Sunday, January 24th, 2010

Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Bernard Berrian recorded this video from a team meeting about half an hour ago of Larry Platt performing Pants On The Ground for the team: