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A sorry situation in Baton Rouge
March 15, 2019

I feel sorry for my friends who are LSU fans. Truly, I do. Anyone who knows me is clearly aware that…

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Even Orioles Can’t Always Fly Up Over The Rainbow
March 14, 2019

(First published in the Sunday editions of The Times of Shreveport and The News-Star in Monroe March 10, 2019.) From 100…

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Banding Together For A Winner Winner Chicken Dinner
March 6, 2019

(Ran originally in Sunday’s March 3, 2019 editions of The Times and The News-Star.) Behind every good band is a good…

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Whole Lotta Food Shakin’ Goin’ On
February 25, 2019

(Ran originally in the Sunday February 24, 2019 editions of The Times and The News Star.) Everyone said we had to…

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Give baseball credit for trying
February 7, 2019

By JOHN JAMES MARSHALL/Designated Columnist Major League Baseball is discussing, though how seriously might be in question, about some ways to... Read More
Still Booger, but not a booger anymore
February 7, 2019

(This ran originally in The Times and The News-Star Sunday, February 10, 2019.) He was such a rough and tumble kid…

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Different Kind Of Busy Weekend For Timmy B
February 5, 2019

(This originally ran in Sunday editions of The Times and The News-Star, 2-3-2019. And Lord YES, I tried to make a…

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A Family Tree Of Wannabes
January 29, 2019

(Ran originally in The Times and The News-Star Sunday, January 27, 2019) So my ancestry DNA profile thingy came back in the…

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Dunkin’ Dogs Gnaw Themselves Into The Mix
January 27, 2019

(Photograph by Donny Crowe of Louisiana Tech’s Ra’Shawn Langston on his way to a career-high 15 points off the bench in…

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Firing Up A Stake On A Steak In The Future: A Column By Teddy Allen
January 21, 2019

(This first ran in Gannett papers Sunday, January 20, 2019. It gets to the meat of the matter.) It was supposed…

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