Business

Local vampires upset with discriminatory short-term rental regulations

New Orleans vampires upset with discriminatory short-term rental regulations

(FRENCH QUARTER) — Several vampires in the local community are speaking out against the city’s short-term rental restrictions in the French Quarter, claiming it discriminates against their lifestyle. The Vieux Carre Vampire Coven recently held a press conference shortly after … read more

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New Orleans set to celebrate Halloween for 109,020th day in a row

New Orleans set to celebrate Halloween for 109,385th day in a row

  While the nation gears up with costumes and candy for Halloween this Monday, New Orleanians prepare for their 109,385th consecutive day of dressing up in crazy ass shit and celebrating for no particular reason. Locals, who essentially celebrate Halloween … read more

Sci/Tech

Metairie's Transcontinental Drive recognized by United Nations as world's eighth continent

Metairie’s Transcontinental Drive says it has felt like a “continent from conception,” not a street

Taking the world by complete surprise, the United Nations today announced it has recognized Transcontinental Drive in Metairie, Louisiana as the eighth continent in the world, joining longtime favorites Africa, Antarctica, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America and South America. Transcontinental … read more