I know a kindred spirit when I see one and New Orleans-based bon vivant Sam Malvaney is definitely "one of us," a true kitsch lovin' collector. Take a walk with Sam –who's dressed in a leopard-print tuxedo jacket, no less– as he gives a virtual tour of his enviable French Quarter home, aka the "Museum of Bad Taste."
Following the catastrophic flooding caused by Hurricane Ida, Amanda Huling returned to her drenched Slidell, Louisiana neighborhood to assess the damage. To her surprise, she spotted a dolphin swimming in the floodwaters. Video evidence above. (Thanks Bob Pescovitz!) READ THE REST
When people asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up the answer was always "a Mardi Gras Indian." READ THE REST
Although COVID-19 has grounded the traditional Mardi Gras parades and celebrations this year, New Orleans will always find a way to party (albeit with less titties and barfing in the streets). Artists are transforming houses across the city into "stationary floats". The idea started as a joke on social media and has grown into a… READ THE REST
ether it's with your voice or a silent but effective side-eye, humans are master communicators. And just like English, Spanish, or French, American Sign Language is another one of the many ways we can communicate with both loved ones, complete strangers, and even little kids. Even if you don't know anyone who uses ASL to… READ THE REST
Diving is a sport in and of itself, but what about underwater photography and videography? Aside from taking in the ocean depths and generally just trying to stay alive, you have to maneuver between a plethora of underwater camera equipment, which includes the camera itself, lenses, strobes, and many more. That's hard enough when you're… READ THE REST
Our world is dominated by mobile devices, some of which can even outperform laptops. When it comes to tablets, in particular, no one can seem to get their eyes off Apple's iPad. Whether the Mini or the Pro, iPads have long been some of the bestselling tablets to date. But as with all Apple products,… READ THE REST