New Orleans Magazine Various Illustrations

Various illustrations for New Orleans magazine

Chris Rose didn’t make it as a baseball player and ended up a writer.
story on panhandlers known as “sign flyers” for new orleans magazine.  Not all homeless are pan handlers and not all pan handlers are homeless.  Some approach sign flying as a job.
Le Courir de Mardi Gras is this insane tradition that happens during Mardi Gras in New Orleans involving riding horses far out of town, drinking a lot all day, begging for food, and chasing chickens around to make gumbo out of.  Oh and dressing like this.  The HBO show true detective showed some of this.  Louisiana has outlawed wearing hoods and maskes in public but makes some exceptions for this.  Personally creeps me out.
Writer Chris Rose’s son found a gun at Armstrong park in New Orleans when they were playing bocce ball.  He worries about the effects this has had on his kids.  I thought I had a few other good ideas here too.
Chris Rose starts a new monthly column for New Orleans magazine and talks about the neurotic difficulties.  Sport for New Orleans magazine
Things are looking bad for small banks.
An Op-Ed on how UNO (University of New Orleans) and SUNO (Southern University of New Orleans) should join together for budgetary reasons. UNO’s student body is 85% white, while SUNO’s is 85% black.
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